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Ranch House Love: Inspiration From 13 Ranch Renovations
Kick-start a ranch remodel with tips based on lovingly renovated homes done up in all kinds of styles
"art a ranch remodel with tips based on lovingly renovated homes done up in all kinds... 10 new houses built in the United States in 1950 were ranch houses. By 1970 the number... closed-in ranches. If you're looking for ideas for your own ranch house, check out... of new houses that were ranches had fallen to four out of five, and the number continued... collection of ranch home tours on Houzz. I just did, and I've picked some ranch renovation..."
Exhibit Honors Cliff May's California Ranch Style
Cliff May's midcentury home designs profoundly impacted architecture. A 2012 California exhibit showcases his work
"whole-house intercoms. He incorporated features of large, custom ranches into more... Modern Ranch House. Careful consideration of sun angles, wind directions, vegetation... of the Ranch House, at the University of California, Santa Barbara, through June 17... innovative ranch home designs give him a place of honor in the residential hall of fame... affordable ranch homes, and gave them a sense of spaciousness as well as strong connections..."
Roots of Style: Ranch Architecture Roams Across the U.S.
Great remodeling potential and generously spaced sites make ranch homes ever popular. Is one of the many variations right for you?
"sites make ranch homes ever popular. Is one of the many variations right for you?... know a ranch house from our past. Chances are, you grew up in one, or your grandparents... framework for ranch-style design, which borrowed characteristics of the preceding Prairie... Craftsman styles, along with Spanish colonial architecture. The Prairie style established... -foot ranch house and 400-square-foot garage lazily and easily spread itself out..."
My Houzz: Reinvented Ranch-Style Home in Dallas
An architect transforms a traditional rambler in Texas, paying homage to her Southern roots and giving the landscape some love
"their 1948 ranch-style house, it was in need of extensive renovations. The mechanical... I love ranch style homes and this is outstanding. Interior was beautiful and comfortable... The house is nice, but I find some things way out of scale. I would have liked... This house I like, except the dingy gray wall with the 4 chairs room it looks dirty... of the house is beautiful! Well done! Wish this one showed more pictures! Wow! Adore..."
Houzz Tour: Modern and Traditional Tango in a Spanish-Style Ranch
From leaky and drab to revamped and fab, this Southern California home with its own orchard is more than ready for guests
"enthused. The ranch-style Spanish house hadn’t been lived in for two and a half years; there... traditional style of the houses worried Shaw, who was hoping for something more modern... Diego house. Shaw, in particular, loved small spaces, having lived in Paris apartments... late-1970s house and its clean lines quickly grabbed her attention, though, offering the... spanish style ranch - people from far away don't realize how many houses here have..."
My Houzz: Kitchen Remodel Unifies a 1950s Texas Ranch House
"1950s-era ranch house in 1998, they knew the kitchen would need renovating, but couldn't... throughout the house. Great ideas all around! Kudos! Wonderful house. Can you tell me about... Real houses with real people are the best things houzz has to offer! A fantastic... throughout the house. Were they lucky enough that this is the original floors? Yes - the... color/style? We are looking to redo our kitchen and I would love to know what you..."
10 Advantages of the Humble Ranch House
Boomer-friendly and not so big, the common ranch adapts to modern tastes for open plans, outdoor living and midcentury mojo
"common ranch adapts to modern tastes for open plans, outdoor living and midcentury... tract-house living. Which is a shame, because ranch houses can be an affordable,... 1970s, the ranch house has languished on the bottom rung of the architectural food chain... finesse, the ranch was copied so often — and so poorly — that eventually the style became... , the ranch (or rambler, as it's sometimes known) has a lot to offer potential home..."
Outfit a Ranch Remodel in Updated Style, Top to Bottom
Get ideas for lighting, tiles, accessories, window coverings and so much more, to make your ranch renovation easier
"Ranch homes come in many shapes and sizes, from the petite early ranch homes of the... sprawling ranch homes of the '70s. If you are remodeling a ranch, here are some ideas... atomic-age ranches with their high-pitched ceilings, sliding glass doors and patios, to... live in a ranch home and like most other ranch homes in my neighborhood it was remodeled... Cliff May house are from Thrive Modern, a furniture maker in LA. Great mid-mod furniture..."
Houzz Tour: Minimalism Suits an Arizona Ranch House
Leaving only what wouldn't blow off in a hurricane, an architect designs a modern take on Southwest style
"Phoenix ranch house stands out from the crowd with a decidedly modern take on desert... desert style. Cynthia Steinman came across the outdated and termite-infested ranch house... loved the house so much, she moved right in. "I'm not supposed to get emotionally attached... in the house and outside. The house was in poor condition when my client purchased... though. The house is gorgeous. I just wonder about the choice of black for the exterior..."
Follow a Ranch House Renovation From Start to Finish
Renovation Diary, Part 1: Join us on a home project in Florida for lessons for your own remodel — starting with finding the right house
"1970s-era ranch house in St. Pete Beach, Florida. Here and over the next few months,... right house *Assembled a project team *Established a budget *Decided what to keep... chose the house they did and how they assembled the team. You'll also get a sense of... a 70's ranch style house, as well. That knotty wood paneling looks very familiar... calls a ranch house is to me a dentist's office. This house has awesome potential...."
Houzz Tour: Industrial Updates to Classic Southwest Style
Hot-rolled steel and Caesarstone meet adobe and Mexican rugs in a Phoenix ranch house untouched since the 1950s
"Phoenix ranch house untouched since the 1950s... with the house,” Lauren says. “It hadn’t been updated since it was built in 1958.”... in our house built original to the house in 60's. How do you put recessed lights... original style and spirit of the home instead of destroying it entirely. I love the... mixing of styles because that seems to be the hallmark of 21st century design. Magnifique... brutiful house some of the beams have big long cracks in them but i'm pretty sure they..."
House-Hunting Help: If You Could Pick Your Home Style ...
Love an open layout? Steer clear of Victorians. Hate stairs? Sidle up to a ranch. Whatever home you're looking for, this guide can help
"up to a ranch. Whatever home you're looking for, this guide can help... for a house to buy or rent, how much does house style play into your decision-making... of main house styles can help you search smarter, and help you find a home that works... certain house style — just think of the "painted lady" Victorians in the Haight-Ashbury... have a house style in mind, take a drive around your area to see if there is a ne..."
Roots of Style: Midcentury Styles Respond to Modern Life
See how postwar lifestyles spawned a range of styles, including minimalist traditional, ranch, split level and modern shed. What's next?
"range of styles, including minimalist traditional, ranch, split level and modern shed... of one style are often adapted to another entirely different style. Some styles might... architectural style. The war led to a housing shortage in the U.S., and Europe had to rebuild... other styles were all developed throughout this period. The following styles were... unique styles of residential design before World War II, it was not until the mid-20th..."
5 Ranch Homes With Modern-Day Appeal
"American ranch is being reinterpreted outside and in for today's design tastes... 1960s ranch-style house. Our house was in a huge tract with other homes of this... these ranch homes still stand today. And the classic ranch still has appeal for older... retro style. Interior styles are indeed up for translation, mostly reflecting the... this style, with dramatic low and horizontal rooflines with gable and hip profiles. The..."
Not Your Average Ranch
"to your ranch house by working with what you've got... of the ranch home. Today we are going to take a look at some ranch style homes that... make my ranch style home into something that it is not. Instead, I need to focus on... average ranch. They have added features that make the ranch sexy again.... little ranch sometimes seems to pale in comparison. I have often stared at the... make a ranch unique and capitalize on them. Adding unique entryways, paths and other..."