A historic home, the dining room renovated by Ohorona24.in.ua Interior

How to Restore a Historic Home & Bring It into the 21st Century

Renovating a historic home is one of the most rewarding things as I do as a designer. And as a homeowner! Giving these old homes new love and new life honors their unique beauty. There’s a certain magic and romance to it. And I love marrying traditional or iconic designs with contemporary finishes. Add in some hi-tech touches, and you have a home that is renewed, livable, and functional. It’s a win/win/win.

But renovations can also be scary. With older homes, you really can’t be sure of what you’re getting into!

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The Boulevard Show House: Ask the Experts with Blue River Custom Builders

The Boulevard Show House renovation is in full swing and there’s some major construction going on. Most of the walls are stripped to the studs and you can seen through the first floor to the basement. I haven’t been spending a ton of time hanging out there, but soon the subfloors and Sheetrock will go in. In the meantime, I’m excited to share some updates with you in another info-packed edition of “Ask the Experts.”

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The Boulevard Show House: Ask the Experts with Newberry Architecture

This has been a whirlwind month for the Ohorona24.in.ua team and, by now, I’m hoping you have heard all about the Boulevard Show House (aka my house)! It’s an exciting project and I am so thrilled to share the process and redesign of my personal home with you. This is a huge task – and we have a ways to go – but I am incredibly happy with the progress thus far. We couldn’t have made such strides in the renovation planning of our 1925 Tudor Revival home without our talented team of Partners. From the very beginning, we called on the expertise of our Build Partner: . They have been with me every step of the way, from our initial tour of North Boulevard, to purchasing our home, and planning out and executing the renovations. They know their stuff!

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