Before And After

Create the home of your dreams with high-impact remodeling projects, amazing renovations, and makeovers. We'll show you how to marry fresh style and trouble-free maintenance with a smart renovation to improve your home's form and functionality.

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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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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.
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This secluded vacation home had nearly everything the homeowners wanted—except it wasn't environmentally friendly. Check out the steps they took to achieve an energy-efficient space with farmhouse flair.
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Always on the go and always in the middle of a project? So was this family, who revamped their century-old home by salvaging midcentury elements, cleaning up an old banquette, and reusing kitchen cabinets.
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Roll up your sleeves and upgrade your bath in a major way with tile, wallpaper, and fixtures. DIY art and a fresh coat of paint add the perfect finishing touches!
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A love affair with a midcentury-modern home turned this outdated house into a small-town gem. See how the perfect balance of authentic vintage, vintage-inspired, and brand-new home designs and accents can create a timeless interior.
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More Before And After

A humdrum home with a location that's too good to leave gets a head-turning facelift.
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A family of five discover their "everything happens here" place by taking down the walls that closed off the kitchen, living room, and dining room.
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Maximize curb appeal with an exterior makeover. See how these facades went from ordinary to unforgettable.
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With a knack for reimagining the old and customizing the new, DIY blogger Jenna Diermann puts her style and hard work on display in her project-packed home.
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A wall once divided this master bathroom into two awkward areas. But with a clever reconfiguration and plenty of DIY handiwork, the homeowners transformed the space into a sophisticated and serene retreat on a budget.
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Gorgeous patio inspiration is available to us at our fingertips, but which direction should we go when decorating our patios? Have you ever thought of your patio as the newest room in your house? If you shift your thinking, this "new room" opens up possibilities for creating that space you always wanted -- even if it is outdoors!
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When moving into a new place, an empty room can feel like an overwhelming design challenge. Making just one good decision, however, can jump-start the rest of the design. For me, it was painting our living room's brick fireplace a fresh white.