Demo to Decor: The Renovation of NYC Townhouse: Episode 2: Fixing Up the Facade

February 21, 2013 at 4:07 pm Architecture

In the second episode of Demo to Decor, local architect and historic NYC townhouse expert, Brendan Coburn walks us through the renovation at Park Slope brownstone and highlights several recent  developments in the project including the re-brownstoning of the front facade, insulation, window installation and the renovation of the rear facade. Brendan addresses many of structural issues that Brooklyn brownstones face, explaining how the buildings can retain heat in the winter and when homeowners should consider re-surfacing the facade in the springtime. Watch the video now.


Check out these articles on Own Your Home for more of Brendan’s brownstone expertise.

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