Latest Articles in Renovation

Chebogue Schoolhouse living room with window overlooking the ocean

Schoolhouses Turned into Modern Homes

Four cool takes on the converted school.
January 6, 2016
Facade of Toronto renovation by Jenny Francis Design.

A Hillside Toronto Renovation Immerses Residents in the Surrounding Tree Canopy

Rich walnut finishes and Douglas fir beams help define this revamped midcentury dwelling.
January 5, 2016
Facade with Andersen Windows & Doors of Westchester renovation by Khanna Shultz.

A Renovation in New York City's Suburbs Stays True to Its Midcentury Roots with a Modern Upgrade

Select upgrades separate this 3,000-square-foot property from its past.
January 4, 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
Town house and guest house in Toronto with a Parklex facade

A Cramped Boarding House Transformed Into an Open, Modern Home in Toronto

Natural materials and a strong attention to detail connect a disjointed property.
December 28, 2015
Calle Segunda facade and balcony.

Most Popular Homes of 2015: Renovations

To celebrate 2015, we're rounding up the projects that were most popular on this year. Click through the slideshow to see readers' favorite home re-imaginings!
December 24, 2015
Huponome Ranch living room

House of the Week: Green Renovation for a Run-Down Farmhouse in California

Every week, we highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest. Follow Dwell's Pinterest account for more daily design inspiration.
December 24, 2015
Facade of Quebec renovation by Naturehumaine.

A Bright Blue Kitchen Hides Within This Minimalist Quebec Renovation

Stripped to its original wooden structure, this house was reborn for a young family.
December 22, 2015