Houzz TV: 1960s Teardown Now a Bright and Airy Modern Farmhouse

Houzz TV: 1960s Teardown Now a Bright and Airy Modern Farmhouse

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Houzz TV: 1960s Teardown Now a Bright and Airy Modern Farmhouse

After their three kids moved away to attend college, Olga and Eric Dean felt that their sprawling ranch house in North Tustin, California, was just too much house. To be closer to their children and the beach, they sold the house, moved into a rental property in nearby Costa Mesa and began looking for a house to fit their pared-down lifestyle. They found a 1960s home that suited their needs but required major attention. So they assembled a design and construction team to make sense of the chopped-up layout that had given the laundry room and powder room the best views in the house.

Architect Denis La Roche reconfigured the floor plan and worked with general contractor Jason Adams to raise the roof and add lots of windows to create a bright and airy modern-farmhouse-style home that feels more connected to its large backyard.

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Laura Homeowner

Beautiful! Gorgeous transformation. Thank you for sharing!

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Steve Richmond Fine Homes

Well done team! Perfect example of a beautiful home realized by great owners, architect, builder, consultants and subs. Congratulations.

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A P

Bravo team Olga! Costa Mesa, Cali is a gem of old 60's ranch homes just crying to be transformed!

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formeryankee

Welcoming and Beautiful . Thank you for sharing.

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Ross Del Prado

I like when she says kids when in fact they're all grown up man. What an adorable mom!

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Anna Green

Really beautiful! Thanks for sharing!

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RedRyder

Wow. That is a fabulous transformation of an ordinary house. I love the airy inside. The windows completely change the feel of it both inside and out. Just beautiful!

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jendebaunhoward

I am curious to know the total budget for this amazing redone home.

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gearsgirl

What a lovely transformation. All of the spaces are so warm and inviting.

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ems0216

well done! bravo.

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HWALMAY

Beautiful! All the light and the views...this is a beautiful home. Awesome job. Very well done.

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Nathalie Andre Excellent

Love the transformation !!! Its simply beautiful and welcoming. The choices of the layout , colors , accents , for each room are just amazing. Wonderful team job!!!

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almaggio

Beautiful home in every room and outdoors. Thanks for sharing and enjoy!


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lovesummer410

i really enjoyed this video and loved the final look of this home.

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Kathy Fotion

Very nicely done...great floorplan...functional and beautiful!

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holly54evv

Beautiful! Where did you source the island pendants? Are the oak floors engineered or finished in place?

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Sharon Morris

Anyone know what the pattern of the living room rug is or where I can get one?


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Angelina Chimienti

This is my dream home when I retire. Just love the layout and all of the materials used throughout the house. The kitchen and pantry design is amazingly functional. In addition, the best is the inside outside patio door system. Simply wow...last but not least the master bathroom; OMG... love love the materials, the woods, the floors and hardware... the architect and contractor was able to take your vision and made it into a long live reality. Fantastic partnership. Enjoy your home with your loved ones as it’s so inviting and warm.

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janeteea

Lovely just lovely!!!

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Victoria Nelson

This is lovely. And I just love the Houzz videos. I'm sure they're a lot of work, but please keep them up. They're such a feature!!

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Ray Stong

Perfect home!!

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lanetucker

What is the wall color in the master bedroom?

   
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glowree

Transformational beauty and inviting concept. Awesome!

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Aasia Kinney

Beautifully done. Always seems scary to me to take on a big project like this with all the war stories I hear and have experienced with contractors on smaller projects. I guess its all in the "homework"

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verduccip

Beautiful! Can you tell me what brand and color white paint was used on the trim and walls? It is so pretty!

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Briardeux Dawson

I would be interested in the cost of the remodel without furniture since there are so many ‘60s ranch houses that haven’t been touched. It would help greatly since I’m looking at houses and that is all I see.

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Delaine M

Gorgeous job everyone! We’re planning to downsize next year and found your home very inspirational! Thanks for sharing

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laparva

I'm in total awe of this reformation. It is exactly what I would love to have with the exact mix of materials to make it interesting and just the right glow to make it homey and comfortable. Simply WOW!

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ntombi99

Beautiful transformation

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George Withmore

When it comes to interior decoration, there's nothing more inspiring than this. One can see a neglected and abandoned site and find great potential in it. How many ideas can come up in the process! Really outstanding.

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tarynd824

This is gorgeous!

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Rebecca Keepper Realty Group at Keller Williams

Wonderful transformation! Love it!

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A.W Carter LLC

It’s amazing what you can change with the right team!

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Cathryn Coffman

How much does a remodel like this cost.? So much per square foot,?

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sam ali

love the pedant lights! can you where you bought your furniture and fixtures with prices

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Veronica
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?><md>Beautiful
   
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Shayak Banerjee

Amazing transformation! Love what you’ve done with the house!

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rebecca wisnefski

I would to know details on the kitchen back splash please. Looks like the rug and pendants are from Pottery Barn - or at least I know they have something very similar!

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Pmac Texas

Would Olga share the source for her dining table and chairs?

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mahruqlodi
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?><md>I like everything about it. furniture, walls, windows, lights,etc. great work
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Catherine

What a fantastic remodel! The windows and doors are beautiful! It’s nice to know that all involved enjoyed the entire experience of creating this wonderful home.

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A.W Carter LLC

This it’s very pretty. Well done!

   
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mainesthai

Simply beautiful. Such a great collaboration.

   
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Ideas Global

Very well done! Even the smallest place - mudroom looks stylish and sleek )

   
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