These families updated their beloved cottages by injecting luxuries of modern living while still honoring its past.
Photo: Tria Giovan
The daughters often share a bedroom in the vacation home, so Joe redesigned the space to work for them as they get older. Side-by-side built-in double beds with a thick privacy wall in between allow each girl to lounge comfortably without disturbing the other. Drawers beneath the beds and carved-out shelving provide plenty of storage space.