Fox Chapel

House Renovation, 2018

status: delivered 2020

Pittsburgh, PA

Complete renovation of a Victorian brick style house built in 1930. 

initially : 3 bedrooms / 1 Bath // closed plan

after renovation : 3 bedrooms / 2 Bath // open plan

new electrical system

new HVAC system 

reinforced wooden structure by wooden beams and pillars

new insulation in exterior walls and slabs

concrete work 

new basement interior drainage system

retaining walls and french drain system in the north perimeter of the site 

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Kitchen where you can gaze at a deer herd in the garden

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Living area View to the tree canopy

Dining area before

Living area before

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Master Bedroom 

Let the light in

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Master Bathroom

If only real life would be like a Slim Aarons photo

Slim Aarons

August 1976, Guests by the pool at the Hôtel du Cap-Eden-Roc, Antibes, France.

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Single Bathroom

before

Staircase

before

Staircase and second floor landing

Let the light in

Main Entry

Brick on Brick

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Back of the house

Retaining wall and french drain installed 

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Back garden

mostly mineral

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