New Life for Neglected Rancher
This 1960s rancher has a neglected look, until cottage updates gave it a modern feel.
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Randi Patten is a single mom with a huge desire to update the front of her '60s home. The ranch is feeling neglected. Cool cottage updates with a modern twist will take the home from forgotten to unforgettable. From the colorless landscape to the not-so-exciting house color, this is one love-hate relationship on the rocks. Designer Nancy Freed and landscape designer Jane Mercer have two decades worth of ideas for this house.
Steve Watson and crew work their magic by transforming a little used office into a mudroom.
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