Tag Archives: Before & After

Stained Glass….. adds practical charm & value to rehabs!

Those who’ve been following our rehabs know that when we are working with an older, more vintage home, we often place (or replace) a stained glass window where it once was…or where we think it adds to the ambiance of the home. This next shot shows a Glen Ridge Dining Room “before” in another previous […]

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Fixing mistakes made over the decades….another Glen Ridge NJ faded lady!

  Today we purchased this faded lady, located in historic Glen Ridge NJ!  The GreenRose Design, Landscape and Fine Homes Teams will again be coordinating their talents to transform it into a modern “vintage” home with 6 bedrooms, including a large master suite, 4 full baths, a modern & large new kitchen and all modern […]

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Victorian Home Restoration Extraordinaire! The exterior rehab!

  At long last our latest GreenRose Fine Homes project in Glen Ridge is done!  And we couldn’t be happier or prouder of the results!  So we wanted to share with you some of the final pictures…..after all the renovation, restoration, painting and …..most important….the staging!   But first, let’s look at the front exterior […]

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Restoring antique Stained Glass Window in Victorian home Rehab!

When we’re renovating a “faded lady” historic home, we really attempt to keep as much of the original detail as is possible.  Sometimes there are surprises, like in our present Victorian house rehab in Glen Ridge, NJ, a wonderful community on the Federal Historic Register!  When we opened up the wall in the dining room, […]

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The value of Fiber Cement Siding in House Renovations!

We’re very excited that our newest project will include complete new exterior siding with HardiePlank® lap siding. With its strength, beauty and durability, HardiePlank® siding enhances and protects homes in all kinds of climates—and now, with the HardieZone™ System, it provides siding with specific performance attributes relative to the climate where the product is being used!! […]

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Take a look at the finished basement!

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Staging the Living Room

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More thoughts on rehab design

Check out the transformation of the kitchen, dining room and study. The space has been significantly opened up, letting in more light and allowing for easy traffic flow. It’s a perfect example of how subtle architectural changes can yield big returns.

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Renovation design tips revealed!

We’d like to show through these next series of videos, how we came up with the design decisions that really make this house renovation a success.  Our first two videos feature the new, inviting entrance to our Adams Place Project. We hope you take away some design ideas for your next project!

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And here are the Before & After pics!

Our Twilight Open House last night was well attended and we got to meet some great folks in the neighborhood. Now, you get to see what they saw… Exterior before         Believe it or not we are not 100% finished.  Next week we will have a newly re-paved driveway! If you’re in […]

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