Latest Articles in Renovation

Renovate eco-friendly home in the Spanish Pyrenees.

Guess Which Humble Material Made This 100-Year-Old Building Super Energy-Efficient

Tasked with renovating a dilapidated structure, an architect saw the opportunity for an unconventional eco-friendly design to shine through.
March 2, 2016
De Gaspé House by la SHED architecture, Montreal

7 Striking Montreal Renovations

Quebec's largest city and its environs offers these beautiful examples of old buildings reborn. Given that Montreal was founded in 1642, we couldn't be more impressed that it continues to reinvent itself!
March 1, 2016
Plywood deck at a Quebec renovation

Blocked in on Two Sides, a Renovation Opens a Quebec Apartment to Tons of Natural Light

This light, bright, and airy home is in a charming 1924 building.
February 29, 2016
A London kitchen loaded with brass accents

Brass Is Everywhere at this Classical-Meets-Modern Flat in London

Custom fittings and clean lines define the elegant city home.
February 26, 2016
Japanese-Inspired Bainbridge Island house rear deck

6 Lovely Midcentury Renovations in the Pacific Northwest

Southern California isn't the only place where you'll find fantastic midcentury houses. In Oregon and Washington, these structures—some strong examples of the Northwest Regional style—were updated with care by their new owners.
February 24, 2016
White oak floors, exposed concrete, and steel beams in renovation by Erica Severns.

7 San Francisco Renovations We Love

From traditional cottages to converted garages, get inspired from these transformed Bay Area homes.
February 23, 2016
Kitchen with exposed timbers and Wood Mode cabinets in Brooklyn renovation by Elizabeth Roberts.

6 Renovated Kitchens We Love

Serve yourself some kitchen design inspiration with projects from Oakland to Chicago.
February 19, 2016
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Steel and Brass Cover Nearly Every Surface of this Industrial L.A. Kitchen

A designer carves out an industrial-chic kitchen in a downtown Los Angeles apartment.
February 15, 2016
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Wood Paneling Loses its Dated Reputation with This Renovation of a 1959 Portland Gem

On a whim, a growing family uproots to Oregon where they find—and remake—the home of their dreams
February 14, 2016