Chicago Church Becomes a Home for a Music Lover

(calming music) – The great thing about Chicago is there’s a million different types of housing. I’ve lived in all sorts of places. I’ve lived in apartments. I’ve lived in small brick homes that were built in the 1800’s. And now, this incredible converted church. This structure has been around for almost a hundred years. […]

You’ve Never Seen a Barn Conversion Like This Before

(light music) – We live in a 80-year-old barn that was on my parents’ property that we have converted. When my parents first bought the property, there was horses in here, and we used to come in the hay loft to climb around. We put up a basketball hoop, so we would kinda hang out. […]

1960s Teardown Now a Bright and Airy Modern Farmhouse

(gentle music) – Our children had actually moved to Costa Mesa, our two boys, and we decided that we wanted to be closer to them. – I had lived in HOA communities, and I wanted somewhere where I would feel more freedom to do what I wanted to do with my home. The neighborhood was […]

A Funky Beach Home Made From Old Streetcars

(upbeat music) – We walk in and Gerhard goes this is a streetcar. I’m like what? What do you mean it’s a streetcar? He goes yeah, look at it. Look at the bathroom. There’s another streetcar over there. I’m like you’re kidding me. We were blown away by it. First we thought we would never […]

Fred MacMurray’s Enduring Farmhouse Retreat

(mellow guitar) – Healdsburg was a very, very quaint small town. And when I say small town, I mean literally the sort of small town that Norman Rockwell would write about, or paint. I was raised here. I was brought here as an infant, and I grew up here, and this home has been a […]

A New England Farmhouse Explodes With Color

Okay, feed the chickens! Chickens! (slow guitar) So I live in this house with my husband, Mark, my daughter, Julia. Right now we have about 500 sheep, two Border Collies, a Great Pyrenees, and also about 25 chickens. I live in the town of Leyden, which has got about six to 700 people. This is […]

See a Modern Family Farmhouse That Can Pick Up and Move

(bright acoustical music) – [Lewis Butler, Son] My mother grew up on a farm in Southern California and I used to work on that farm every summer for years. And as a family, we’d go down there and spend quite a bit of time down there. Ironically, Mom growing up on a farm made her […]

Man Restores Pilgrim Home from 1665 to its Original Glory

– [Doug] The restoration of these buildings has always been a passion for me. To take some of the legacy that we all have of these early homes and to make them so that future generations have a chance to come in and maybe see how these early settlers lived. The house here, the Pilgrim […]