Before & After Renovations

With a few high-impact remodeling projects, you can transform a lackluster space into the home of your dreams. Draw inspiration for your own remodel as you tour these incredible renovations and before-and-after makeovers, including whole-house updates and must-see room refreshes. When you combine fresh style with easy upkeep, a smart renovation can improve your home's form and functionality.

Clever Swaps and Budget-Friendly Fixes Add Major Impact to This 300-Square-Foot Kitchen Makeover

A renovation novice embraced what worked in her kitchen, reserving her budget for the switches, rehabs, and additions with major impact.
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This Small Bathroom Makeover Blends Budget-Friendly DIYs and High-End Finishes

The forecast is brighter for this bath-and a whole family's morning routine-now that a practical, high-style shower has moved in.
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14 Small-Space Lessons from a 750-Square-Foot Townhome Makeover

Make your small space live large (without sacrificing style) using tricks from this designer's home.
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This Instagram Account is a Gold Mine for Fixer-Uppers

With shocking renovation potential, the homes on this popular social media account have us channeling our inner Chip and Joanna. We spoke with the owner of Cheap Old Houses to hear how she discovers and saves unbelievable homes with historical charm.
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This Southern Home Was a Hidden Gem—See Its Transformation

A North Carolina designer sifted through lots of layers (pink carpet! mirrored walls! ivy-covered wallpaper!) to unearth a jewel in a sparkling Charlotte neighborhood. Take a tour of the dramatic home makeover.