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HOUZZ TOURS
Houzz Tour: Having Fun With a Half-Buried House
Matthew Ankeny | July 13, 2014 3

Layers of dirt help create energy efficiency and an unusual look on a steep slope in Washington state

PRODUCT PICKS
Guest Picks: Desert Beauty for the Baby's Room
Vanessa Rough | July 13, 2014 2

Combine a desert-cactus motif with playful shapes and colors, and watch your nursery bloom

OUTDOOR LIVING
Budget Decorator: 10 Ways to Deck Out Your Patio
Laura Gaskill | July 13, 2014 1

Hang a vintage sign here and some inexpensive curtains there, for a patio or deck that looks polished and pulled together

ARCHITECTURE
Roots of Style: American Farmhouses Pay Tribute to Regional Traditions
Steven Randel | July 12, 2014 13

With simple forms and details that honor their locales, farmhouse architecture transcends time

BATHROOMS
Go Au Naturel in the Bath With Beautiful Stone
Lisa Higgins | July 12, 2014 22

Add rocks and pebbles to your bathroom design for organic texture and practicality too

PRODUCT PICKS
Guest Picks: Tactile Treasures for the Home
Laura Gaskill | July 12, 2014 4

Celebrate the beautifully imperfect with accessories, serveware and throws made of earthy materials, many by hand

HOUZZ TOURS
Houzz Tour: Elbow Grease and Steel Create a Modern Texas Farmhouse
Mitchell Parker | July 12, 2014 58

Talk about DIY. This couple acted as architect, interior designer and general contractor to build a one-of-a-kind home on a budget

OUTDOOR LIVING
Take a Summer Vacation in the Backyard
Mike Dietrich | July 12, 2014 12

From Airstreams to tepees, backyard camping provides all the comforts of home with a touch of rustic

THE ART OF ARCHITECTURE
4 Homes With Major Storage That Looks Great
Annie Thornton | July 12, 2014 3

Wish you had more room for your stuff? Get ideas from these inspiring built-in storage designs

GREAT HOME PROJECTS
How to Install Energy-Efficient Windows
Christine Tusher | July 12, 2014 3

Learn what Energy Star ratings mean, what special license your contractor should have, whether permits are required and more

LIFE
You Said It: ‘I Actually Prefer Small Houses’ and Other Quotables
Becky Harris | July 11, 2014 2

Design advice, inspiration and observations that struck a chord this week

DESIGNER SHOWCASES
Luxurious Looks From the 2014 Hamptons Show House
Rikki Snyder | July 11, 2014 23

Talk a walk through a collection of imaginative rooms by top designers working for a good cause

COLOR
10 Reasons to Love Coral
Laura Gaskill | July 11, 2014 18

A little goes a long way with this cheery and unexpected color. See how coral brightens rooms from the nursery to the master suite

HELP! 50 shades of gray paint dilemma!
We are refinishing our basement family room. I used...
mick50 | 22 minutes ago   33
What do you think about mismatched dining chairs?
The key to an eclectic look, surely? And also brilliant...
Emmeline Westin | 4 minutes ago   29
Countertop and backsplash
I need help choosing a countertop and backsplash. I...
pinkyt47 | 4 minutes ago   3
What type of barstools or other chair should I put
This is a huge 1000 square foot basement with bluish...
calbear94 | just now   5
What colour should I paint my kitchen walls and cabinets..?
I'm looking at farrow and ball colours to completely...
Jamie Smith | 7 minutes ago   7
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