The March/April 2008 issue of HOME Magazine features a house tour of a 1938 one story ranch home in the Pacific Palisades. Prior to 1998, when the current owners moved in, the home had been through several additions and was suffering from lots of dated features. After two major renovations (one in 1999, and another in 2005) the owners were able to bring back it's original charm and still be updated for today's lifestyle...
The whole March/April 08 issue of HOME magazine is themed "Before and After" and this housetour is no exception. Check out the article online and view the slideshow to see how what the home was like BEFORE the renovations. The results are pretty dramatic.
We're loving how light and airy the whole place is now and the mix of traditional and modern pieces throughout the rooms. Read the entire story here
[ images by Mark Lohman for HOME magazine ]