Latest Articles in Renovation

Kitchen renovation in Ontario

Hard to Believe This Home Dates Back to the 1820s

After numerous iterations, and nearly 200 years, an Ontario home finally lands on the right kitchen.
April 4, 2016
Restored brick town house in Brooklyn

It's Back to Basics for This 1901 Brooklyn Town House

A tasteless remodel undone in Boerum Hill.
April 3, 2016
balancing act orla living room

A Textile Designer’s Home Is Unapologetically Colorful

Orla Kiely furnishes her renovated Victorian house with her signature prints.
March 31, 2016
A Brooklyn kitchen with white cabinets and open shelving

Ever Dream of Taking Over Your Neighbor’s Apartment?

Patience pays off when a Brooklyn family expands into the open unit beneath theirs.
March 30, 2016
Modern interior with original brick wall

The Barcelona Home Like No Other

Layer by layer, a crumbling 18th-century flat in the middle of Barcelona finds new life at the hands of architect Benedetta Tagliabue.
March 29, 2016
Living room addition in New Zealand

A Little Kiwi Beach House Beefs Up Big Time

In Auckland, New Zealand, a quintessentially compact style of home adds a bigger living room to fit a family.
March 28, 2016
mjolk house renovation interior living room

These Shop Owners Have a Killer Apartment Right Upstairs

A pair of Toronto boutique owners and their architects surpass expectations for above-the-shop living with a renovation that celebrates clean design and serene space.
March 28, 2016
A Long Island home's renovation after Hurricane Sandy.

Jay Gatsby Would Love This Long Island Home

After Hurricane Sandy, a 1950s home is revived as a modern weekend retreat.
March 24, 2016
Desk that doubles as radiator cover in small space.

Our Dorm Definitely Did Not Look Like This

In Poznan, Poland, architect Adam Wierciński transforms a 1929 residential flat into student dwellings for four.
March 23, 2016