Category: Before + After

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Before & After: Bathroom Transformations

The owners of this Brooklyn apartment challenged us to reconfigure two bathrooms by adding a new shower in the master bathroom that was borrowed from the guest bathroom, which then became a powder room off the living space. The previous master bathroom felt detached and confined, but we were able to make it much more…

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Happy Holidays from Baxt Ingui

Our holiday mailer features this major transformation of a freestanding Greenpoint townhouse with clear cedar siding, a double height entry, and a sliding glass hatch to the roof deck. Wishing you all a joyful end to 2018 and a bright beginning to the 2019 New Year. Happy Holidays!    

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Before & After – Garden Floor Kitchen

This remodel took a cramped parlor floor kitchen and moved it to the garden floor for a larger and more functional layout. The new staircase creates a compact, but direct connection between the two areas and the family members that occupy them. The two areas are designed to be used in tandem but can also…

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Before + After : Color Edition!

This kitchen may have been transformed, but these homeowners’ love for color remains. A shift in palette and some tweaks to the kitchen’s organization make a huge difference in this renovation – notice what a difference the larger breakfast bar opening makes.                          …

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Fire Island Face”lift”… Literally

This Fire Island home underwent a partial interior renovation before Hurricane Sandy caused irreparable damage to the Atlantic coastline in 2012. After FEMA regulations went into effect, we helped the Owners raise the entire home a safe distance above water level, which required twelve foot long pile foundations that were drilled six feet into the…

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BEFORE + AFTER

It is never too late to bring a deteriorated building back to life! Since the tax photo that was taken in the 1930s, this wide corner house in Cobble Hill slowly declined until it was fully restored inside and out by our firm a number of years ago. We have since re-designed the interior spaces…

Before + After

BEFORE + AFTER

This Brooklyn Heights townhouse kitchen underwent a major transformation without changing the overall square footage of the space. Slight changes to the rear fenestration, adding a juliette balcony, and a skylight over the island provide a dramatic change to this high traffic zone. We consider this a successful example of respecting the character of a…

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BEFORE + AFTER

We believe a townhouse facade can really be showstopping. This restored brick facade in Cobble Hill is proof that attention to detail creates a masterpiece.                                                            …

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BEFORE + AFTER

While renovating the top floor of this townhouse in Brooklyn Heights, we decided to expose the existing beams and enlarge the windows. By doing this, we dramatically increased the ceiling height and brightened the space.

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BEFORE + AFTER

Townhouses have lived many lives over the course of a century, and these examples are no exception. On these townhouses located in historic Brooklyn and Manhattan neighborhoods, we reinstalled the front stoops using historical evidence and photos. Refreshing the facades not only make the single family homes more functional, it also enhances the exemplary New…