Everyone loves a good makeover, and houses are no exception. We’re obsessed with all the amazing before and afters (and in betweens!) featured below. From bright and colorful office revamps to a picturesque French chateau restoration, these makeovers are full of inspiration for projects both big and small. Check out these gorgeous transformations and get ready to start planning for your own home projects!
2. Colorful Balcony: The plain stucco balcony of this rental apartment was recreated into a lush, bright outdoor space. Thanks to some easy-to-remove pallets, colorful decor and plenty of plants, the balcony makes the most of the space without any damage to the walls or flooring. (via Design*Sponge)
6. Victorian Dream: This husband-and-wife duo is currently revitalizing their 1890s Victorian home. You’ll find all the details on the process on their blog, complete with lots of DIY projects for every space. (via Victoria Elizabeth Barnes)
7. Modern Style: From design mock-ups to plenty of progress shots, this blog features the behind-the-scenes story of a 1960s ranch renovation. One of the most spectacular transformations is this kitchen. The owners got rid of the dark, drab brick and went with a crisp charcoal and white palette, emphasizing the home’s stunning, mid-century-inspired lines. (via A Goode House)
8. Living Room Makeover: This design blogger gave her basic living room a brand new look — complete with a fabulous turquoise sofa, mid-century accents and huge leafy indoor plants. Sheer white curtains ensure the space gets plenty of light, while a soft Moroccan rug adds a luxurious, welcoming touch. (via Design Love Fest)