Brooklyn’s rows of brownstone townhouses, tree-lined streets, and industrial buildings are instantly recognizable – they exude that quintessential ‘New York’ feeling. Many of these brownstones buildings are decades old and attributable to the Industrial Revolution which also took place in New York City.
Brooklynites Turn Out for Brownstones and Townhouses 101 Event in May
May 31, 2018
Donald Brennan of Brennan Real Estate, Adam Dahill of loanDepot and Tambi Kat of Design Build Enterprise shared their experiences and perspective on the history, care, purchase, financing and renovation of townhouses in Brooklyn.
Design-build firms provide architecture and construction services via one contract and one team, eliminating the headaches that arise from attempting to keep a client on the same page as the multiple partners deliver on a project.
The Best Bathroom Remodeling Contractors in New York City
Jan 04, 2018
Home Builder Digest
Remodeling a bathroom can take a New York City apartment from pass-through pied-a-terre to urban oasis. Even the fine finishes of a luxury high-rise can be tailored to create a master bathroom more suited to a client’s needs.
The Insider: Toning Down an Ornate Park Slope Townhouse
Sep 17, 2015
Intact original woodwork may top the “want” list for Brooklyn house-hunters, but once they get it, it can be a challenge for modern folks to work around. The elaborately carved moldings and doors in this late Victorian brownstone
The BOTD is a no-frills look at interesting structures of all types and from all neighborhoods. There will be old, new, important, forgotten, public, private, good and bad. Whatever strikes our fancy. We hope you enjoy.