The clients for this the Alan-Voo house renovation and extension from 2007 are a couple with three daughters. The scheme—a 1,000 square foot addition to a 1,000 square foot house—leaves half of the house for the daughter’s bedrooms and incorporates the other half plus new extensions in front and back into a public zone and a private bedroom for the parents. This strategy amounts to a new 16-foot wide linear house being inserted into the existing house. Multi-toned, bright colors accentuate the new pieces which suggests a graphic expression representative of the family’s interests. Photo by Benny Chan courtesy of NMDA.