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.

Renovation of a penthouse in Valencia: Casa Cas 8, among mosaics and oak wood

Renovation of a penthouse in Valencia: Casa Cas 8, among mosaics and oak wood

Preserving the original character of the house by adapting it to a more current lifestyle was the main objective of the architectural intervention for the renovation of Casa Cas 8

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M WOODS, the Beijing Art Community Renovation Project

M WOODS, the Beijing Art Community Renovation Project

As a significant part of the revitalisation plan for the Longfu Temple area, M WOODS Art Community Renovation Project aims to inherit the historical and cultural traditions of the area while simultaneously exploring more opportunities and possibilities

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cabin structure stone and wood

Cabin in the Pyrenees. Structure made of stone and wood accompanied by a minimalist style

Hiha Studio renovates an old chalet located in the Pyrenees. Starting from the original wall structure, it uses wood to redefine the spaces on three levels and inserting a few minimalist wood furnishings that almost blend in.

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An historical apartment in the area of Bari takes a new dimension thanks to a simple and sophisticated mood-board

An historical apartment in the area of Bari takes a new dimension thanks to a simple and sophisticated mood-board

Spatial Continuity is the name of the project of the architect Tassiello for the recovery of an ancient building built on several levels

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Hovering over the rooftops of Barcelona between the sunshine and the fresh air of the Casa Masnou vacant terraces

Hovering over the rooftops of Barcelona between the sunshine and the fresh air of the Casa Masnou vacant terraces

Casa Masnou is the result of a renovation project of an attic in a late 19th century building in the Sants district; a house with two terraces and a central patio that over the years had been separated from the dwelling and altered from its function as an open space which could be enjoyed

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An extra 30sqm in wood and concrete for a Victorian House in South London

An extra 30sqm in wood and concrete for a Victorian House in South London

Algiers Road, a contemporary extension of Gruff shaped like a saw tooth designed for a London family, adds 30sqm to the existing Victorian house, using wood and concrete and a small budget

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Ambiguous habitat for a

Ambiguous habitat for a "courtyard house" in a vast spatial series of loggias, gardens and patios

Three young sisters decide to share a summer residence on the southern coast of Spain, entrusting Bajet Girame Burckhardt with the project for renovation of a home from the seventies which is intended to enhance the character of the "courtyard house"

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Senior Cohousing: a lifestyle tailored for the over 65s

Senior Cohousing: a lifestyle tailored for the over 65s

A farm shed has been renovated and repurposed as Senior Cohousing by arqbag in order to accommodate two families. The reorganisation of spaces takes into account the importance of having individual, family, community and even neighbourhood spaces

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The Urban Redevelopment around the Theodosius Cistern in Istanbul breaks down time barriers by bringing awareness of the hidden historical heritage

The Urban Redevelopment around the Theodosius Cistern breaks down time barriers by bringing awareness of the hidden historical heritage

The Theodosius Cistern in Istanbul's Sultanahmet area is an example of Byzantine water infrastructure dating from the late 5th century. Built by Emperor Theodosius II, the cistern's 42.5m x 42.5m domed brick roof is supported by 32 marble columns with Corinthian capitals. Following the 1992 and 2015 restorations of the underground structure of the cistern, a contemporary entrance building and the surrounding streetscape design was undertaken

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Symmons Plains Homestead: austere Georgian heritage grappling with a renovation shaped by modern trends

Symmons Plains Homestead: austere Georgian heritage grappling with a renovation shaped by modern trends

Symmons Plains Homestead is about contrast and balance, tradition and modernity; just what a family home needs. It is an exciting journey towards building a host site of contemporary life within a building that is its antithesis

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Giving new life to an old dovecote. A project based on enchantment and childhood fantasies

Giving new life to an old dovecote. A project based on enchantment and childhood fantasies

This is an emotional project! The client had asked the designers to renovate an old dovecote in the courtyard of his house. This led to the idea of transforming it into a playhouse for children and a bathroom to serve the swimming pool on the ground floor. The whole family liked the idea

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Palatina Apartment I. Small historic building in the center of Lisbon

Palatina Apartment I. Small historic building in the center of Lisbon

Palatina I apartment occupies the second floor of a small 20th century building designed by architect Carlos Rebelo de Andrade in the Português Suave style, which has been divided into four different apartments by rar.studio

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Discovering the soul hidden in an old building and bringing it back to light: TaoCang Art Center

Discovering the soul hidden in an old building and bringing it back to light: TaoCang Art Center

Roarc Renew is tasked with unearthing the energy stored in an old building and reviving it through a renovation project that will create the TaoCang Art Center in Jiaxing, China

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The renovation of a pied-à-terre in Paris adds light and functionality to an old building

The renovation of a pied-à-terre in Paris adds light and functionality to an old building

The clients of the Pierre Louis Gerlier studio who mostly live on an estate in the French countryside, wanted to create a pied a terre in Paris where they could feel as if they were staying in a hotel surrounded by simple and pure decoration

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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.