Montgomery, Alabama-based designer Ashley Gilbreath works through years of neglect to restore her 1910 Craftsman-style home that's just doors down from where Zelda Fitzgerald once lived.
Photo by Laurey W. Glenn
"A contractor had convinced a previous owner to put solar panels on the outside," says Ashley. After the unattractive panels were removed, the exterior wall just needed to be patched and painted. Using old photos as inspiration, Ashley also had skilled carpenters copy the home's original second-story porch.