Finding an unloved home ripe for a remodel can be a great find. If you think an remodeling project might be the project for you, then take inspiration from these incredible homes that got an exterior facelift during their remodel.
A New England-Style Makeover
This remodel and extension project, by Tony Holt Design has transformed a 1930s Spanish-style chalet bungalow into a New England-inspired family home.
A Modernist Remodel
Architect Neil Turner and wife Anita have given their hunting lodge style home a Modernist makeover and extensive eco overhaul.
A 1950s Home Remodelled
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Rachel and John MacElvogue have extended and remodelled their 1950s home to include a self-contained granny annexe and extra space for their growing family.
A Radical Remodel of a 1980s Home
Karen and Nial Stewart have radically improved their 1980s property with a large timber-clad extension to create a unique 21st-century family home.
Remodelled 1960s Semi
Charlie Grieg’s forgettable semi-detached home has been given a Miami beachside villa style remodel.
A 1970s Home Transformed
OB Architecture was brought in to give this dated 1970s property a complete remodel. The project has not only provided much-needed extra space, but has also given the property’s appearance a new lease of life.
A Contemporary Remodel
Thanks to the team at Paul Testa Architecture, this home has gone from a tired detached house to a modern home. Fresh render, timber cladding and new windows add a contemporary feel, while the entrance has been moved to the centre of the property to create a more symmetrical look.
A Coastal Remodel
Sarah Cartwright and Paul Soanes have transformed a drab bungalow in Dorset into a stunning contemporary coastal home that takes full advantage of the enviable views.
An Oak Clad Bungalow Remodel
Dan and Liz Burgess have transformed their old bungalow in Berkshire into a stunning oak clad family home.
A Fresh Façade
AR Design Studio has created a more open plan interior and a more symmetrical front elevation of this property but replacing the existing side garage with a two-storey extension.
Amazing Bungalow Remodel
It is hard to believe that Penny Shankar’s 1950s bungalow could become this stunning two-storey modernist home.
A Tudor Style Remodel
From a boxy Georgian brick build to a Tudor-inspired manor house worthy of its impressive grounds, Mark and Julia Swannell’s 10-year remodel and extension project is nothing short of remarkable.
A Modern Update
The existing red brick of this five-bed home in Winchester has been clad in a muted palette of materials, including white and grey render. New windows and a contemporary front door canopy add to the look.
A Bungalow Remodel
This existing red brick bungalow has been remodelled by Transform Architects using an updated palette of materials, a new single-storey rear extension and a new entrance canopy roof to the existing front door.
This charming New England-style home is the product of a nine month remodelling project on a tired home in a large plot.
A Victorian Home Remodelled
Katherine and Dominic Luxton have carried out a remodel and extension project to their Victorian house in Surrey which blends old and new design to create a beautiful family home.
Cafe to Contemporary Home
Owner Glenn Malloy compared the original appearance of their home to a community centre, but it has now been given a glamorous contemporary makeover.
A Listed Cottage Remodelled
A clever solution to a tricky space problem has brought a touch of drama to this sensitive extension to a Grade II-listed cottage in north Norfolk.
A Total Turnaround
Chris and Kate Archibald have transformed an uninspiring house on a sloping plot in West Sussex into a striking contemporary family home designed to make the most of the stunning views.
A Set of Restored and Remodelled Cottages
One couple have sensitively restored and extended an 18th century period house — returning it back into two cottages in the process with the addition of a modern extension to the rear.
A Dramatic Bungalow Remodel
Thanks to a series of one and two storey extensions, and new open plan configuration internally, this bungalow has been transformed into an impressive contemporary home by Martin Bell at Transform Architects.
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Natasha is Homebuilding & Renovating’s Associate Content Editor and has been a member of the team for over two decades. An experienced journalist and renovation expert, she has written for a number of homes titles. Over the years Natasha has renovated and carried out a side extension to a Victorian terrace. She is currently living in the rural Edwardian cottage she renovated and extended on a largely DIY basis, living on site for the duration of the project. She is now looking for her next project — something which is proving far harder than she thought it would be.