Tall, narrow windows are one of the defining characteristics of a brownstone, and for some lucky homeowners, the century-old wood windows remain intact.
When it comes to painting the walls of a brownstone or townhouse, classic and neutral colors work best, designers say.
Squeezing a powder room into the parlor level of a brownstone or townhouse can be one of the trickiest parts of a renovation, especially if you are trying to preserve original details like crown molding and woodwork.
It's hard to believe that we just had the first day of spring when Brooklyn Heights currently looks like a shaken snow globe.
Figuring out the best layout and furniture placement in the long, narrow parlor of a traditional brownstone or townhouse can be perplexing, even for the most design-savvy homeowner.
From dealing with strollers to limited closet space, professional organizers share their top tips for overcoming the organizational challenges of brownstone living.
A passion for the polish of an earlier era lifts the spirits of its longtime resident.
Lighting a brownstone or row house presents a unique challenge.
To paint or not to paint original woodwork is a perennial question for those who live in or renovate old homes.
Adding a rear wall of windows is often the first move architects recommend to turn a dark, cavernous row house into a bright and airy living space.