Tamara modernizes an outdated, 1970s Tudor home by giving the kitchen a much-needed upgrade and renovating two uninspired living spaces on the first floor into statement rooms.
Tamara heads to Leawood, Kansas, to completely transform the uninspired basement of a water-damaged French Provincial. Then, she incorporates French flair throughout the house while designing a spacious open floor plan ideal for parties.
Tamara rescues an abandoned 1908 Shirtwaist home and designs an open plan kitchen with a custom range hood and refurbished corbels for the walls. Later, she incorporates wainscoting and tile into a newly created den.
Tamara revitalizes a neoclassical Colonial's kitchen, breakfast nook, and parlor without losing an ounce of its historic charm. Next, she turns to the unfinished attic, converting it to a lavish 1,200-square-foot homeowner suite.
Tamara purchases a 1910 Victorian farmhouse and plans to add a half bath to the first floor, but an oddly placed staircase may stand in her way. On the second floor, she adds an enormous main suite and a bedroom for kids.
Tamara upgrades a 1978 Tudor home by increasing the size of a small kitchen and adding much-needed light. Next, she reworks the main bedroom's floor plan and remodels the basement into an incredible game room where the family can relax and have fun.
Tamara transforms a large farmhouse by infusing it with "country living" style. She opens up the floor plan, upgrades the drab main suite, and adds charm and character everywhere.
Tamara refreshes a 100-year-old Shirtwaist home while highlighting the original woodwork. She relocates the kitchen to the larger dining room, creating a pantry and laundry in the old space. Later, she uses daring design choices to modernize the home.
Tamara challenges herself by revamping a 1979 property with a baffling style. First, she opens up the space by removing soffits in the living room and kitchen. Then, she adds features like shiplap and brass to reveal the midcentury modern design.
Tamara rehabilitates a 1980s home in need of some care by adding her signature style to the front and back yards. Then, she extracts outworn elements throughout the house and creates a fabulous kitchen and main suite bathroom.
A contractor friend asks Tamara to lend her expertise to a 1948 ranch house. First, she adds a herringbone walkway and whitewashes the brick. Then, she creates a space for studying and revamps a shared bathroom for kids.
Tamara upgrades a 1960s Colonial home that needs some personality. She realizes the property's potential by designing spaces to capitalize on the fantastic views. Then, she creates a gorgeous kitchen and adds natural light throughout the house.
Tamara takes on a 1952 Traditional home with an enormous open plan living area. She increases the size of the mudroom and chooses a unique surround for the living room fireplace. Next, Tamara and her dad set out to find the ideal dining table.