Portfolio: Additions and Renovations

Truly understanding the nature of the original home is the key to successfully handling details in remodeling, and the first place most of us when seeing a home for the first time is of course the exterior.

So, it takes both great experience and an eye for detail if you want your home to exude authentic charm, personality, and presence before you or your guests even cross the threshold.

At Alexander Construction Services, we’ll help you discover and appreciate these details as you move forward in your remodeling process.

Attic

Attic Window Seat

Attics offer unique opportunities for design. This attic had high ceilings, and all of the ceiling slopes add to the character of the space. Large skylights, an art glass window and sconces provide plentiful lighting. Cabinets were built into the walls for storage. A window seat conceals duct work. The rough pine floors reworked, patched, [...]

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Cherokee Triangle porch enclosure

Cherokee Triangle porch enclosure facade

Enclosing this porch gives the owners a comfortable spot to enjoy their park view. Historic photos were pulled for reference in this rework. Casement windows were used to provide the best view, and are also in keeping with the original look of a screened in porch on this home. Roof lines, and window heights were [...]

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Cherokee Triangle fire restoration

Cherokee Triangle fire restoration facade

Complete restoration of this condo following a fire includes interior and exterior repairs and remodel. All exterior work on this unit needed to match the adjoining condos, from windows and brick repair, to the front entry. The kitchen features mocha cabinets, cararra subway tile, and solid surfaces. The Living room fireplace was rebuilt, and is [...]

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Cherokee Triangle addition

Cherokee Triangle addition exterior rear

This Cherokee Triangle home was followed from concept to finished product, and was featured in the city of Louisville’s Renovate Louisville Series as an instructional video on a Landmarks District Project. Nestled into Louisville’s Historic Cherokee Triangle, a rear two-story addition was built while the family continued to live in this home. Work areas were [...]

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Tyler Park two-story addition

Tyler Park two-story-addition exterior rear

From the mahogany doors at the front entry to the rear patio, this house had a top to bottom remodel and addition. The addition on the rear provided expansion for the Kitchen. On the 2nd floor we added a Studio, Laundry, and Master Bath. Flooring and trim detail were matched to the existing home, contemporary [...]

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Cherokee Gardens porch

Cherokee Gardens Porch

This family wanted a gathering spot on the front of their home. This porch flows off of the kitchen and dining room areas, and is a natural addition. The existing porch was small and dark, and lacking in architectural compatibility. The details of dentil molding, and columns on this graceful addition allow this porch to [...]

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1400 Willow

1400 Willow Living Room

Walls were removed, and door openings enlarged creating an improved flow throughout this condo. The remodel includes kitchen, baths, trim, and more. The new fireplace insert and blower make a cozy reading spot in the living room. The existing mantle trim was reworked and a new hearth was installed. Lighting in living room cabinetry and [...]

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Cherokee Triangle Condo

Cherokee Triangle Condo Kitchen

New cabinets, exposed brick, custom radiator covers, and a laundry room that serves as a drink service area make a relaxed weekend retreat for this couple on visits to Louisville. The doors in the media room were replaced with bookcases on casters providing additional display while maintaining closet storage access.

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Tyler Park 1st floor Master Suite

Tyler Park 1st floor Master Bedroom

This 1st Floor Master Suite addition includes new laundry, master bath, half bath, and rear entry. Nestled among trees in the rear, this addition blends into the landscape flawlessly with mahogany doors and a new brick patio leading to the garden.

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