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Project In Process: The Art of a New Start: Rebuilding an Historic Brownstone

Completing a renovation in a historic home requires experience, professionalism, attention to detail ... and a personal touch too. At Houseplay Renovations, we honor the ways in which you connect with your own home, the quirks and idiosyncrasies of your space. We know that your home becomes an extension of your own personality and [...]

2018-03-15T12:40:47+00:00 February 14th, 2018|Projects In Process|
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New Project: A House Reclaimed

When you’ve lived in a home as-is for nearly 20 years, it can be tough to imagine new possibilities. It takes courage to pick up the phone, call on a professional, and say, “It’s time to make a change.” That’s what these homeowners did when they called us in to remodel their New City, NY raised ranch [...]

2018-03-08T18:27:11+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Gallery Projects|
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New Project: Feels Like Home

Do you have a space in your home that’s just not working for you? Perhaps it’s an underutilized living room, or a basement that’s too dark, cold, and dingy to inhabit. If so, then you’ll love seeing the transformation we effected for these downtown Jersey City homeowners. They wanted to activate [...]

2017-07-28T02:37:12+00:00 May 1st, 2017|Gallery Projects|
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New Project: Brand New Day

When you’re a homeowner with an interior design problem, there are few statements more discouraging than, “There’s not much you can do better.” Take it from these homeowners in Historic Downtown Jersey City NJ, who met with several contractors to discuss their kitchen renovation. Time and again, they heard, “The layout [...]

2017-07-28T02:37:38+00:00 March 23rd, 2017|Gallery Projects|
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New Project: Bird’s Eye View

Did you know that before mankind took to the skies in planes, people used the the term “bird’s eye” to refer to views drawn from an imaginary perspective rather than direct observation? Before modern high rises and flight technology, the bird’s eye view was pure imagination. […]

2017-07-28T02:39:11+00:00 February 7th, 2017|Gallery Projects|
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