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The Insider: Minimalist (But Not Minimal) Reno Redeems Run-Down Fort Greene Row House
Let's hope the owners of this four-story house, steps from the Brooklyn Academy of Music, got a very good deal when they bought it. The h... Read More
The Insider: Homeowner’s Love of Books Inspires Windsor Terrace Townhouse Makeover
The typical Brooklyn rowhouse requires interior structural columns to support the floors above. In modern renovations, when columns and w... Read More
The Insider: Salvaged Materials, Quirky Finds Star in Architect’s Own Greenwood Heights Digs
About five years ago, Eric Safyan was browsing the South Slope real-estate listings when he spotted one for an old frame house, two stori... Read More
The Insider: Open-Plan Williamsburg Loft Gets New Mezzanine, Bedrooms to Suit Growing Family
An open-plan loft may work just fine for a bachelor, or even a couple, but not so well once kids come along.
The owner of this 2,0... Read More
The Insider: Architects Revamp South Slope Two-Family With Future Flexibility in Mind
When architect Aniket Shahane talks about the sustainability of the century-old row house his Gowanus-based firm, Office of Architecture,... Read More
The Insider: Derelict Crown Heights Row House Gains Four Spacious, Gracious Rental Units
A young couple, serious about their entrée into the world of investment property, bought a four-story, four-family row house in dire con... Read More
The Insider: Crown Heights Reno Brings Light Into New Top-Floor Kitchen
The new owners of this three-story row house had lived for a long time in a dark rental apartment, "so natural light was their No. 1 prio... Read More
The Insider: Architects Radically Rethink Bed Stuy Wood Frame House, Add Two-Story Extension
The two-story wood frame house in eastern Bed Stuy, built in 1879 and long used as a one-family, was structurally sound and clung to a fe... Read More
The Insider: Brownstone Triplex Renovation in Boerum Hill Carves Space From Cellar, Extension
The owners of this four-story row house, which you can view in person on the Boerum Hill House Tour this Sunday, June 5, had been living ... Read More
The Insider: Radical Reno in Red Hook
Welcome to The Insider, Brownstoner’s Thursday series exploring the creative ways we renovate and decorate our homes here in the county... Read More