The Home Upgrade: New Homes in Remodeled Buildings offers inspiring insight into renovating old buildings. Through case studies and interviews, the book sheds light on the various possibilities for combining old space with modern solutions, in terms of floor plan changes and home extensions as well as using sustainable building techniques and innovative materials. The book covers residences ranging from suburban homes to former churches and barns as well as remodels caused by natural disasters.
Historic conversions celebrate the unexpected relationship between old and new, and adaptive reuse projects reinvent the buildings around us. Exploring the most extraordinary transformations of recent years by leading studios, The Home Upgrade is an exhilarating look at the boundless possibilities of reimagining a home.