THE NEW WAY TO
DESIGN YOUR HOME

Today on Houzz
FUN HOUZZ
40 Dogs Who Are Having a Way Better Summer Than You
Mitchell Parker | July 29, 2014 32

Houzzers share pics of their canine companions living it up — or getting down with relaxing — on warm days

GARDENING
Great Design Plant: Skylands Oriental Spruce, a Favorite Conifer
Jay Sifford | July 29, 2014 1

Brighten up a drab corner of your garden with Picea orientalis ‘Skylands’, a smaller spruce that a bird family might just call home

PRODUCT PICKS
Guest Picks: Gilding the Lighting
Ann Marie @ Twice Lovely | July 29, 2014 7

Get your subtle-shine fix with pendants, sconces and floor lamps in antiqued brass or other warm metals

BEDROOMS
Designer Tips for Creating a Better Bedroom
Christine Tusher | July 29, 2014 4

In the dark about bedside lamps? Waffling over pillows at the store? Try these ideas for a more comfortable bedroom

PAINTING
Bulletproof Decorating: How to Pick the Right Kind of Paint
Fred Albert | July 29, 2014 15

Choose a paint with some heft and a little sheen for walls and ceilings with long-lasting good looks. Here are some getting-started tips

DINING ROOMS
Room of the Day: An Elegant North Carolina Dining Room
Becky Harris | July 29, 2014 7

Sophistication meets durability and easy-to-clean surfaces in a dramatic style-mixing space

COLOR
Duck Egg Blue, the Friendliest Color Around
Joanna Simmons | July 29, 2014 4

This appealing hue transcends trends, spans styles and gets along with many other colors. Could it be right for one of your rooms?

ECLECTIC HOMES
Houzz Tour: A New Look for Former Student Digs
Natalie Wain | July 29, 2014 15

An ill-treated Victorian in England becomes a more open, extended and aesthetically appealing family home

FEEL-GOOD HOME
Simple Pleasures: Scent and Memory
Laura Gaskill | July 29, 2014 26

Does baby soap fragrance make you bubbly, or a whiff of the ocean float your boat? Tap into sensory pleasures to stir up delicious feelings

DECORATING
Look Up and Dream: 11 Ideas for an Inspired Ceiling
Lisa Higgins | July 28, 2014 17

Think beyond the standard coat of paint, and make your ceiling pop with unexpected materials and glamorous finishes

THE ART OF ARCHITECTURE
A New Stepped Entry Glows With Style
Becky Harris | July 28, 2014 17

Rotting stairs and leaky windows lead to an inviting new facade that welcomes with light

TRADITIONAL STYLE
Get to Know Louis-Style Chairs
Laura Gaskill | July 28, 2014 10

If you find remembering the differences in chair styles from 3 kings’ reigns to be a royal pain, these cheat sheets can help

SMALL SPACES
10 Tips to Make a Small Bedroom Look Great
Jennifer Louise Ebert | July 28, 2014 14

Turn a compact space into a brilliant boudoir with these decorating, storage and layout techniques

POLL: Best Home Security System?
Everyone wants to make sure their home and family is...
Emily Hurley | 4 minutes ago   6
Fireplace Disaster!
Hi everyone! I am a second year law student with a...
Michelle Miltner | 4 minutes ago
Mid Century Modern
Inspired by Mid-Century Modern we brainstormed to turn...
Davida's Kitchen & Tiles | 6 minutes ago   8
Need help with area by the windows.
To the left of the picture is the dining room and to-the...
Nina Le | 7 minutes ago   1
Need help with a 1930's kitchen
We're buying a 1930's colonial that needs some updating....
theknox | 10 minutes ago   3
Ask for advice!
Have a design dilemma?
Ask the community
From Our Partners
Get the Houzz Apps
   
© 2014 Houzz Inc.
Houzz® The new way to design your home™