In New Light

The revamped floor plan incorporated windows aplenty, bringing in an abundance of sunlight that the family had craved since leaving their old house. These renovations came about slowly and steadily over time, as the dynamics of the family evolved. Along the way, the owner also brought in Birmingham designer Jane Hodges to enliven the aesthetic of the home. “I did not want it to look like it came out of a furniture store,” the owner explains. “I wanted my house to be warm and welcoming. It’s not any certain style, but a different conglomeration of things I’ve acquired.”