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5 Modern Historical Home Renovations in England

Building atop thousands of years of history is an enormous responsibility, but these architects from Bath to Sheffield handle their historical renovations with aplomb.
April 30, 2015
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A Forgotten Insurance Building Finds New Life as a Humming High School

Following a sensitive renovation at the hands of DSH // architecture, the Larchmont Charter High School in Los Angeles settles into a midcentury gem originally designed by Welton Becket.
April 21, 2015
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6 Sensitive Renovations of Iconic California Architects

We've pulled together a "who's who" list of California homes, originally designed by Richard Neutra, Pierre Koenig, Frederick Monhoff, A. Quincy Jones, Joseph Eichler, and John Lautner, that were carefully restored to their midcentury modern perfection.
April 7, 2015
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7 Preserved Modern Architecture Icons in Los Angeles

The Los Angeles Conservancy announced the recipients of its 34th Annual Preservation Awards, and has honored architect and Googie preservationist, Alan Hess, with this year’s President’s Award. Here's a peek at this year's winners.
April 6, 2015
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Rain Chains and Water Catchment Systems to Get You Ready for Spring

April showers may bring May flowers, but spring rain also offers an opportunity to maximize the storage of our most precious resource—water. The following rain chains show us how to conserve and capture rainwater in style.
April 2, 2015
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This Modern Barn Looks Completely at Home in the English Countryside

Chris Dyson Architects created a contemporary extension to a traditional cottage in the heart of the Cotswolds.
March 27, 2015
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Los Angeles Cultural Heritage Commission Votes to Save Googie Design at Norms

After weeks of waiting on the Cultural Heritage Commission's nomination to designate Norms La Cienega an Historic-Cultural Monument, Googie supporters couldn't be happier with this week's vote.
March 23, 2015
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A Serene Nakashima Bathroom Survives

George Nakashima’s sublime Japanese-style bathroom endures at his rural estate.
March 22, 2015
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A Bright Office Addition in Cape Cod

An East Falmouth couple reached out to New York-based firm Present Architecture to create a bright home office in tune with their existing home and garden.
March 1, 2015
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