The 10 Most Dramatic Before & After Projects

updated Mar 11, 2020
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Thinking about the new year might be the time for home improvement resolutions, or at least some serious list-making. From a formerly dingy little caravan, to kitchens, gardens, dining rooms and a few entire homes, we have run the entire gamut of before and after projects this year. The following selections represent the most dramatic and inspiring of 2011 to help ring in any 2012 renovation plans.


• 1 Before & After: A 1964 Caravan Makeover
• 2 Before & After: Basement Turned Light-Filled Art Studio
• 3 Before & After: A Tiny Transformed Garage
• 4 Before & After: A DIY Kitchen Makeover
• 5 Before & After: My Cheap, Green Kitchen Remodel

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Before & After: A 1964 Caravan Makeover (Image credit: Apartment Therapy)

• 6 Before & After: Gorgeous Dining Room Makeover
• 7 Before & After: San Diego Garden Renovation
• 8 Before & After: An Upcycled Duplex in Portland
• 9 Before & After: A Compact Green Kitchen Renovation
• 10 Before & After: An Amazing Victorian Remodel

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Welcome to Re-Nest’s Best of 2011 roundup! From December 19 through January 1 we are rounding up some of our favorite (and your favorite) posts from the past year.

(Images: As linked above)