House renovation projects and residential building redevelopment

Reinterpret spaces, giving them new life and functionality in environments and historic buildings. Renovation projects for houses and historic building redevelopment are the focus of this section of articles on arkitectureonweb. An overview of beauty and reinterpretation where renovation projects for houses or apartments examine the before and after of the intervention. Insights from the elegance of the past reinterpreted in modernity, solutions that preserve the historical essence with contemporary touches.

All house renovation projects, before and after

The artistic transformation of spaces, balancing style and functionality, creates homes and places steeped in history but designed for the future. Discover the before and after of the renovation of residential houses and buildings on arkitectureonweb and be inspired for your future redevelopment projects.

Trullo pugliese recovered

Renovation of a Villa in Southern Italy. Between typical Buildings and comfortable Environments

Architects Flore & Venezia renovate the typical local building, the Apulian trulli, restoring their historical essence, adapting it to the current housing needs and integrating it with other architectural structures that are common in that area such as the masseria

Castle in restored stone

Restoration of the defensive tower in Formentera. The "Pi des Català" regains its original character

Built between 1762 and 1763, the " Pi des Català " tower on the coast of the island of Formentera, Spain, was restored for defensive purposes by the Marià Castelló Arquitecte studio

Residential buildings in Milan

Requalification of a historic building in the centre of Milan. Energy performance and comfort for offices

In via Fatebenefratelli 14 in Milan, L22 studio transforms a building from the classic 40s residential architecture into a contemporary office structure, optimizing its energy performance and interior comfort

Facade of a shipyard

Urban Renovation in Shanghai. New artistic identity for the shipyard

An old shipyard in the financial district of Pudong in Shanghai is being reinvented into a multi-purpose complex through the project of architect Kengo Kuma, who places an emphasis on its continuity from the past through the magnificence of its spaces and materiality

Enlarged contemporary villa

Expansion in the Dolomites. A Villa from the 60's houses six new Apartments

The Villa Drei Birken residence is located in the hilly landscape of the Dolomites and lies on the edge of a residential area. The structure, built in the 60s and renovated in the 80s, now houses six apartments

renovation of a historic villa

Renovation of a mid-nineteenth century villa in Bordeaux. Highlighting the already existing through the contrast

Located on the edge of the Public Gardens, in the centre of Bordeaux, France, the four-storey villa dating back to 1850 opens onto the garden, unveiling itself over the course of the seasons. The living space is revealed by the encounter between past and present

garden of an old building

Harmony and elegance on Lake D'Orta. Reviving the charm of an old building

Architect Rino Cimmino satisfies a client who wants to transform the building in question in order to spend free time there and relive the history of an old building on Lake Orta by exploiting all its charm

historic villa

Historical restoration in the province of Siena. Farmhouse dating back to the 15th century

The 15th century farmhouse, which has been restored by CMT Architetti, is located in the province of Siena. The villa can be traced back to the work of a Sienese painter and architect who worked in the area between the 15th and 16th centuries

Living room with wooden wall

Vertical expansion of the Villa in Bergamo. An additional elevation for a reserved space

CN10 Architects expand a family residence in Bergamo. The vertical expansion created includes an upper floor for the daughter of the owners

living room with bookcase wall

Apartment in Barcelona. Historical value enhanced by natural Light

An apartment in Barcelona, consisting of a chain of small rooms, is renovated by the architects of ffwd studio, who enhance the structural and architectural features typical of the Eixample houses in Barcelona

Expansion of a music school

Expansion of a Music School. The Extension preserves the Historical Character

In Brunico, South Tyrol, the BarozziVeiga Studio is the protagonist of the extension of the music school located in the historic Casa Ragen villa which, while preserving the historical character of the city centre, highlights the majesty of the villa

brick and metal house

Renovated Victorian style house. Customised house for a young family

PHOOEY Architects studio has transformed an existing Victorian brick house in Melbourne on two floors into a cosy, customised home for a young family

light blue and white wooden house

Illuminated core of the house. Natural light gives new life to the domestic space

In the historical centre of Vilanova i la Geltru, in Barcelona, a former carpentry shop is transformed into a living space by the CAVAA arquitectes studio, with doors and windows overlooking the central area, enhancing the natural lighting.


Former Victorian printing house renovated. Work spaces combined with social spaces

Dynamic work combined with creative and social spaces in sectors such as music, art, fashion and technology, located in a former Victorian printing house is the project of the architectural studio Squire & Partners who carefully handled every aesthetic detail.

Extension of the living area

Former munitions depot becomes a single-family residence. The forms are redesigned

In San Francisco, the American studio Todd Davis Architecture renovates a former munitions depot, transforming it into a single-family home, in which the existing forms are redesigned in order to create comfortable and welcoming spaces.


Apartment renovation projects to give new life to spaces

Renovation reshapes spaces skillfully, harmoniously, reinterpreting habitability and giving new trends to the approach to environments. In the renovation projects for houses selected by arkitectureonweb, discover how spaces take on new forms. Renovation projects for historic buildings, hotels, cinemas, garages: new life for ancient volumes.