US Home and Architectural Trends US Home & Architectural Trends Vol. 29/11 - Page 14

On vacation Described by the architect as an urban beach house, this remodeled ’40s bungalow has been pushed up and out to cater to visits from an extended family 12 more renovations at trendsideas.com/go/usren A renovation project is all about realizing the potential of a house on its site. And that invariably means maximizing views as well as indoor and outdoor living spaces. Architect David Montalba says the bungalow in this remodeling project was originally intended to remain a single-level house, but the views from the roof proved too compelling to ignore.