Renovators who share a passion for old houses and preservation have each taken on an abandoned 1880s property.
Updated: August 31, 2014, - 07:19 AM
The rehabber: Robert Hengelfelt of Hengelfelt Restorations has been reviving turn-of-the-century houses, especially rebuilding front porches, since the mid-1990s. He...
Updated: August 30, 2014, - 05:51 PM
Last year, Robin O’Brien traded in her flight-attendant uniform for a tool belt, intending to use her architecture degree and pursue a new career as an old-house renovator.
Updated: August 30, 2014, - 05:49 PM
Pioneering Minnesota scientist Ancel Keys once lived and worked in this 1930s lakeside home in Shoreview. You can have it for $1.75 million.
Updated: August 22, 2014, - 02:56 PM
An 1890s home gives up its back basement entry to gain a picture window and door — creating garden views and access to a back-yard terrace.
Updated: August 22, 2014, - 02:55 PM
Need ideas for your next room redo? A new home remodeling tour offers an inside look at upscale projects.
Updated: August 09, 2014, - 05:11 PM
A new cottage on Lake Superior’s Madeline Island combines rustic interiors for the soul, and energy-saving strategies for sustainability.
Updated: August 04, 2014, - 02:59 PM
A new and improved kitchen and eating area remains true to the home's 1930s Tudor character.
Updated: July 28, 2014, - 09:39 AM
A Scandinavian-inspired home offers a taste of Finland in Minneapolis’ Bryn Mawr neighborhood.
Updated: July 21, 2014, - 10:42 AM