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In This East Village Renovation, A DIY Jumble Gets Fixed

A couple aims to find a vetted contractor for their East Village kitchen renovation—finally Homeowners: Susan and Carl posted their East Village renovation on Sweeten Where: East Village, Manhattan, New York Primary renovation: Streamlining the kitchen of the 1,400-square-foot co-op to reach its full potential Sweeten general contractor Sweeten’s role: Sweeten matches home renovation projects with vetted general contractors, offering …

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A Gallery-style Loft Renovation Realizes New Heights

Transoms and a library ladder bring light and no wasted space in this loft renovation (Above) “After” photos by Kate Glicksberg for Sweeten Homeowners: A Manhattan couple posted their loft renovation on Sweeten Where: Greenwich Village in New York City Primary renovation: Gut renovating an 850-square-foot loft condo to maximize 16-foot ceilings with storage, transoms, …

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A Hudson Yards Renovation Renews a Foyer, Kitchen & Bath

After moving in, we wanted to redo the kitchen, but the most urgent fix was the bathroom. Some prior higher-floor leak had unmoored a section of tile, and the previous owner refused to repair it as a condition of closing. This was our first lesson in how different a Seattle and New York renovation could …

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A West Village Condo Renovation Enters a New Century

Retired homeowners—and their visionary architect—went for it, floor to rafters “After” photos by Kate Glicksberg for Sweeten Written in partnership with architect Aaron Davis, A.I.A., and Sweeten homeowners Ilene and Neil Homeowner: After living in their West Village condo for over 15 years, Neil Berkson and Ilene H. Lang decided it was time for a total …

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