27 May '16, 5am

Montreal home expansion adds light and warmth without sacrificing an existing poplar tree

Montreal home expansion adds light and warmth without sacrificing an existing poplar tree

The new space was integrated into the older part of the home through two new large openings in the existing brick wall. A light steel staircase serves as a filter between the interior and exterior spaces, balancing the new square-footage without sacrificing the home’s cozy feel. The addition creates two sunrooms near the new wooden windows provide a relaxing retreat overlooking the charming backyard and that sprawling poplar. The stairs lead to a mezzanine level, which houses the master bedroom and offers direct access to a new rooftop terrace.

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