Latest Articles in Renovation

Hedge Row western red cedar facade

A Renovation Simplifies Life at a Wood Beach House in the Hamptons

A 4,130-square-foot vacation home finds harmony in a cohesive design. For more renovations made in the USA, pick up a copy of our
January 12, 2016
Pico Island Holiday Home in Portugal

These Modern Renovations Hold Onto History-Rich Details

From elegant fireplaces to centuries-old stone, these contemporary homes are unashamed of their historic roots.
January 12, 2016
Chebogue Schoolhouse living room with window overlooking the ocean

Schoolhouses Turned into Modern Homes

Four cool takes on the converted school.
January 6, 2016
Stockholm loft kitchen

There's Not a Single White Surface in This Comfy Stockholm Loft

An inspired color palette helps this renovated loft achieve softness and tranquility.
January 4, 2016
Black and white steel in white oak apartment, flanked by glass bricks, designed by Erica Severns

8 Bay Area Renovations

In a place where real estate and rent prices are among the highest in the USA, these projects reinforce the wisdom of working with what you've got.
December 30, 2015
Terry removed the entire second floor, which featured a gabled roof and two diminutive bedrooms, and replaced it with an aluminum-trimmed box covered in cement fiberboard.

6 Modern Renovations for 1940s Homes

These Greatest Generation–era houses were worn out by the time their current occupants arrived, prompting some serious reboots.
December 22, 2015
Huponome Ranch exterior

A LEED Platinum Family Home Takes the Place of an Abandoned California Farmhouse

Set outside Petaluma, California, an idyllic property is a site for sustainable living.
December 17, 2015
Side view of the Farum house studio.

5 Modern Homes That Blend Old and New

Who says modern architecture can't coexist with the past? These five designs are living proof.
December 15, 2015
Family room with hinged tall door and bookcases

6 Garages Converted Into Useful Living Spaces

The last thing you'll find in these charming homes, studios, and getaways is a car.
December 11, 2015