Latest Articles in Renovation

Brooklyn row house with Red Cedar facade by Office of Architecture.

9 New York City Row House Renovations We Love

From Gowanus in Brooklyn to the Upper West Side, these nine projects show the breadth of creativity that comes with reimagining the historic row house.
February 29, 2016
A view from the bottom of the staircase includes a skylight at the top.

A Coiled Staircase Breathes Light into a 15-Foot-Wide Manhattan Town House

Space4Architects creates a serene and fluid space on the Upper West Side.
February 28, 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
Renovated Seattle stable with Benjamin Moore Segovia Red-painted door.

Renovation Idea We Love: Old Horse Stable to Cute Guesthouse and Studio

This 760-square-foot stable outside Seattle was converted into an artist's studio, guest bedroom, and more.
February 25, 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
A renovated row house combines the living room and kitchen with colorful details.

A 16-Foot-Wide Barcelona Row House Gets Creative to Stay Bright and Airy

Nook Architects wraps a staircase in mesh and transforms a confined row house into an open home.
February 18, 2016
LEM Piston stools, walnut island, and hand-blown glass pendants from John Pomp Studios.

A Fresh Kitchen Update for the Family That Cooks Together

Mitchell Holladay Architects completely renovates this Oakland home's first floor, reimagining its kitchen, deck, and dining room for a family of three that loves to host.
February 16, 2016