Some run-down beach homes deserve new life! These before and after images show why the Wilsons' Tybee Island home was well worth the effort.
Richard Leo Johnson
The Wilsons enclosed a wraparound porch to allow for their master suite. With painted gray flooring, a sloped ceiling, and abundant windows, this master suite retains its porchlike feel.
Shop the look: Bedding, Pottery Barn; 888/779-5176 or potterybarn.com. Table lamps, Target; 800/591-3869 or target.com. Ironstone bowl and pitcher on dresser, vintage; unavailable. Black-and-white family photographs (throughout the house), Christine Hall Photography; 912/897-9155 or