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The Kuppersmith Project

Today’s Homeowner, Better Homes & Gardens Revisit The Kuppersmith House, 10 Years Later

“Today’s Homeowner” host Danny Lipford and Better Homes and Gardens' Kit Selzer
“Today’s Homeowner” host Danny Lipford speaks with Better Homes & Gardens' Kit Selzer on this special episode of the TH Podcast.

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  • To keep some of the historic characteristics of the home, the team maintained the brick flare wall accent and matched the front door and gate.
    To keep some of the historic characteristics of the home, the team maintained the brick flare wall accent and matched the front door and gate.
  • An exterior addition to the home included a circular driveway with custom-colored concrete.
    An exterior addition to the home included a circular driveway with custom-colored concrete.
  • The fireplace in the front formal living room features swallows in the top corners. These contain a strong family significance with the original homeowners.
    The fireplace in the front formal living room features swallows in the top corners. These contain a strong family significance with the original homeowners.
  • The front formal living room was decorated by design professionals from Better Homes and Gardens.
    The front formal living room was decorated by design professionals from Better Homes and Gardens.
  • When this garage addition was added, Danny and his team made sure the new garage matched the size of the house. The space above the garage is large enough to transform into an office or loft.
    When this garage addition was added, Danny and his team made sure the new garage matched the size of the house. The space above the garage is large enough to transform into an office or loft.
  • This historic home is located in a prime real estate area and sits on a desirable corner lot.
    This historic home is located in a prime real estate area and sits on a desirable corner lot.
  • One of the sponsors of this project, NuTone, provided a whole house vacuum system to allow for healthier indoor air quality.
    One of the sponsors of this project, NuTone, provided a whole house vacuum system to allow for healthier indoor air quality.
  • The garage addition included an organization wall for easy storage and to save space.
    The garage addition included an organization wall for easy storage and to save space.
  • This upstairs bedroom was updated and revitalized. One of the main features of this bedroom is the original fireplace and mantel.
    This upstairs bedroom was updated and revitalized. One of the main features of this bedroom is the original fireplace and mantel.
  • The informal family room includes a wall of sliding doors that lead to the deck.
    The informal family room includes a wall of sliding doors that lead to the deck.
  • The dining room sits between the expanded kitchen and updated front formal living room.
    The dining room sits between the expanded kitchen and updated front formal living room.
  • While updating this historic home, the team created a customized drop zone for the homeowners when entering the house.
    While updating this historic home, the team created a customized drop zone for the homeowners when entering the house.
  • In the kitchen, the team brought in a more modern theme to the home by adding in different colored cabinets and countertop for the kitchen island.
    In the kitchen, the team brought in a more modern theme to the home by adding in different colored cabinets and countertop for the kitchen island.
  • To fit the homeowner's needs, the kitchen was expanded from its original size.
    To fit the homeowner's needs, the kitchen was expanded from its original size.

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