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141 Auto Ideabooks
My Houzz: A Chicago Auto Shop Revs Up to a Cool Home
Bungalows: Domestic Design at the Dawn of the Auto Age
Craftsman details, open floor plans and detached garages make the bungalow-style home an enduring favorite
Houzz Call: Show Us Your Garage Conversion
Have you switched from auto mode into workshop, office, gym or studio mode? We'd love to see the result
"switched from auto mode into workshop, office, gym or studio mode? We'd love to see the result... their $60k auto in the driveway or on the street. Please stop converting garages into... without $60K autos, put the needs, comfort and well-being of their families over the housing..."
Kit Houses Stand the Test of Time
My Houzz: From Raw Space to Hip Home in a Converted Utah Garage
Creative repurposing with an industrial edge defines the first home of an engaged couple in Salt Lake City
Houzz Tour: A Family of 4 Unwinds in 540 Square Feet
An extraordinarily scaled-down home and garden for a couple and their 2 kids fosters sustainability and togetherness
Designer's Touch: 10 Fabulous Garages
Autumn Joy: How to Get 3 Months of Fall Flowers
7 Pro Lighting Tips for Budding Home Photographers
Learn how to control daylight and artificial light to get high-quality home photos even if you're just starting out
The ABCs of CAD — How Architectural Software Helps Homeowners, Too
Computers help architects produce countless renderings for their clients and shorten lead times. But there's one big thing they can't do
"have used AutoCAD and Revit. I have done both residential and non-residential projects... using AutoCAD for 20 years. I also use Chief Architect which is a great tool for... using AutoCAD or hand drafting. Technology is just a tool. I'm going through the... sketch. AutoCAD is still my go to program and I have Land / FX as an add on that gives... refer to AutoCAD, but actually, saying Kleenex for tissues is the opposite. It's using..."
An Architect's Tool Kit
Weekend Project: Reinvent a Wine Crate
Discover 8 DIY possibilities for these inexpensive but beautiful boxes, then see one handywoman's reinvention
A Brief Recap of Historical American Home Design
Two contradictory desires have fueled American architecture since its birth. See how the tension has played out in home design
"tame the auto like New Urbanism (which is really old urbanism) or allow for clustered... on the auto manufacturers and home builders. I live here. http://www.garrisoncrossing... of the auto. Luckily, ours is now around the side. For Lisalovesquilts, a lot of... taming the auto. And while we are at it, we can build communities rather than developments..."
Common Household Cleansers for Leather Upholstery
Clean and condition your leather sofa, chairs, handbags and more with ingredients already in your cabinets
"onto the auto seats, and it is sheer murder to remove. and I do mean murder. I got these... sort of auto seat (Armor All) etc this can cause you to SLIDE OFF THE SEAT and ge... up Napa Auto, pep boys, autozone etc... Lexol Vinylex is good too. I've owned 2 white... furniture, auto upholstery or handbags, dab on rubbing alcohol or any of the other substances..."
Who Needs 3-D Design? 5 Reasons You Do
Whether you're remodeling or building new, 3-D renderings can help you save money and get exactly what you want on your home project