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Other stories by Doug Walter

  • Making the Most of Skylights

    By letting in daylight, skylights can enhance a room and even save energy in some cases. Here are some tips for making your installations look great.

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  • Remodeling a Bungalow

    These small, single-story houses from the 1920s and ’30s present classic design challenges to the remodeler. In this article, an award-winning architect shows how to make better use of bungalow space without adding on.

  • Reinventing the Ranch

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    If you want your additions to complement the existing building, follow these guidelines from a Denver architect who specializes in residential remodeling.