Category Archives: Remodeling

Veritable Lincoln Park Residence by SPACE Architecture + Planning

The Lincoln Park Residence is a contemporary renovated home which changed its appearance with the help of SPACE Architecture + Planning. It is located in Chicago, Illinois, USA and was created in 2010 for a family with growing children. The special thing about it it’s the large yard, unusual for Chicago. Along with the renovation, all the systems were updated, including the living area and the private areas in order to …

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The Amazing House Sed in Johannesburg, South Africa

This fantastic estate is called House Sed and it can be found in the middle of Bryanston in Johannesburg. Courtesy of the Nico van der Meulen Architects firm, the house boasts a beautiful, contemporary exterior design that blends easily into its surroundings thanks to the selection of natural colors and materials that were used in its creation. Once just a single story house, the mansion received impressive modern upgrades and was …

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Complex Interior Restoration of an Attic Duplex by Cavaa Arquitectes

The interior restoration of an Attic Duplex in Barcelona, Spain was made by Cavaa Arquitectes. This project started by dividing a big duplex into two dwellings adapted to a family’s needs. The idea was to achieve recuperation of generous space without losing its previous characteristic of a superior dwelling.  There were conserved elements that brought richness to the old space and added new architectural details in order to maintain a good …

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Remodeled House Boothby Marcelo Daglio Arquitectos

The House Booth in Punta Ballena, Maldonado, Uruguay was completed in 2009 by Marcelo Daglio Arquitectos. This beautiful 360 sqm property conserved the spirit of the original project in terms of implantation. The architecture was carefully implemented so that the old and the new elements could nicely merge. The materials used are the ones under the concept of zero maintenance that provide the house an old aspect in the natural way; …

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Restored Torre Moravola by Studio Mackenzie-Chong Design

The Torre Moravola was completed in 2008 by Hong Kong-based architectural firm Studio Mackenzie-Chong Design. It is a former tower at the top of a hill in Montone, Italy that changed its design into a contemporary boutique hotel. The tower is surrounded by terraces, oak woods, olive groves and fruit orchards. The energy for hot water and heating is supplied by the solar panels and there’s also a system that collects …

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Rustic Renovation in Chamoson by Savioz Fabrizzi Architecte

This rustic home is the result of a renovation in 2005 made by Savioz Fabrizzi Architecte for a client in Chamoson, Switzerland. Because they wanted to preserve the rustic look of the construction, they used stone for the exterior. There were added some new large windows aside from the former ones because it was wanted for more light to enter the house and to flood the interior spaces all day long. …

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Reformed SF Loft by Wardell + Sagan Projekt

The SF Loft reformed by Wardell + Sagan Projekt is a former 3200 square foot Chinese Laundry and Tooth Powder Factory that was transformed into a contemporary open loft with roof deck and two shipping containers for urban art collection. It is located in San Francisco, California and though it seems very simply decorated with concrete walls and wooden floors, it features certain details that we’re not sure they are on …

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Spectacular Renovated Contemporary Estate

This Renovated $7.500.000 Contemporary Estate is located in the exclusive ‘Doulton’ estates. To modernize this estate, $2 million has been spent on upgrades and improvements. This architectural jewelry features custom Italian ‘Boffi’ kitchen, bathrooms, hardwood flooring on both levels and a master ensuite with fireplace and a private rooftop deck. Also there is a fascinating indoor pool with pool change rooms, floor-to-ceiling windows, a home gym, a guest suite, a home …

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