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My Houzz: Clean, Cool and Bright in Austin
Natural light, lots of white and enviable tidiness give artwork the spotlight in a home for Texas newlyweds
"spotlight in a home for Texas newlyweds... 10th time in 10 years for her work in information security, she was ready to settle down... residence in Austin, Texas, she met Chris, an account manager, and the couple started... it was built by Riverside homes back in 2008. There are lots of great homes in Austin... I live in San Francisco and can afford 10x less than what you can in Austin :) You've... sq/ft. In fact, most of my favorites that have been listed in 78704 (the area that..."
My Houzz: Jet-Setting Style Lands Smoothly in Portland
Furnishings from around the world give an Oregon home a well-traveled vibe that packs in personality
"lived in Shanghai, Tokyo, Amsterdam, Southern California, Boston, New York, Chicago... impact in her home. "That, to me, really gives style to a home," says Krislock, who... lives in Portland, Oregon. The leafy Hoyt Arboretum wraps around her flat-roofed... spent in Asian cities. Krislock's former jet-setting life seems to permeate every... showroom in Shanghai. We were privately collecting and filling warehouse in Shanghai..."
Houzz Tour: For the Love of a Cat in Philadelphia
Pet-friendly features integrated into a mod, eclectic and colorful home mean everyone in the family is happy
"everyone in the family is happy... furniture, built-in perches and subtle cat scratchers. Using various grays to tie the... their cat in mind, but they didn't want that to take away from their modern style. So... modern in style. Love the curved perch built-in under the window. It's a nice, ar... mouldings in the closet area. Can you give more detail on how they got the curve in the... furniture, built-in cat perches, and innovation on the scratching spots -- all while still..."
My Houzz: Quality Shows in a Contemporary Dutch Home
"house in the Netherlands into shape before the arrival of their first child, but... crunch get in the way of quality and comfort. Here's how they turned what was once an... price. In 1985 a gallon of gas in western Europe was the equivalent of nearly $5.... In December 2012, my brother paid the equivalent of nearly $11 a gallon in northern... a work in progress. They didn't even put the refrigerator in the kitchen! They've..."
Houzz Tour: Modern Treetop Living in Sydney
"retreat in Sydney’s Freshwater neighborhood, architect Matt Elkan created an environment... bathrooms Year built: 2013 Photography by Simon Whitbread... Here in Sydney we don't need much in the way of heating, don't use any in bedrooms... grew up in was in similar climate as Sydney's, but in California. It gets a little... altitude in Sydney is about 32degrees in mid winter and 80 degrees in mid summer. Hence... comfortable in in both cities. I'm not a big fan of high thermal mass - even in WA and..."
My Houzz: Warm Minimalism in Pittsburgh
Clean lines and carefully edited furnishings are balanced by warm materials and creative DIY touches in a couple's new build
"touches in a couple's new build... lesson in editing. Chuck, a digital strategy consultant, and Julia, the owner of a... resulted in lengthy email exchanges about a single purchase — but the result is a carefully... accent wall in the powder room and I love the headboard in the guest bedroom! So great... being built in Sliberty! I love this home. When I moved I tried and started out being... villages in my home in Germany have the utilities underground. Good! that is very good..."
What's In Your Wine Cellar?
"husband built in a part of our basement that's the size of a large closet. After... way back in November 2008, I was trying to figure out how to organize and decorate a... anywhere. I'm in the process of papering the walls that don't have shelves with funny pictures... furniture in this wine cellar furniture from traditional South African "riempie" (meaning... a more traditional italian chandelier - it gives the wine cellar a total eclectic..."
My Houzz: Eclectic Charm in a Historic Dallas District
"1920s home in Texas comfortable elegance... chandelier in their 1920s Dallas house. The home “had just the right amount of character... works in the medical staffing industry, refinished and stained the original flooring... cookies in my toaster! Your home looks great. Love your dog. I lived in the Heights... colors in all the rooms are so nice and calming. The greys and blues form such a nice... toiletries in a bathroom. Yes, we do brush our teeth with toothbrushes and use Q-tips..."
Houzz Tour: Spanish Colonial–Modern Union in California
"coexist in this Spanish colonial home... you walk in and it's been perfectly preserved. Sometimes you walk in and it's been all... honor the traditional Spanish colonial revival style of the home," says Neithart. "This... second home in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico and I love the Spanish style, but also wanted... of the traditional aspects with upgrades. It looks very comfortable.... taste in style and color. Before the addition was built, this kitchen space used..."
My Houzz: Family and Community Art Merge in an Architect's Home
This Southern California family loved the local artwork so much, they created a public gallery for it right in their house
"after they built their contemporary-meets-rural house from the ground up, and Jeff co... of Ojai in his kitchen. The experience hooked the Weinsteins on the local arts scene... create an in-house gallery, called Ojai Gallery 353, that showcases artwork made by the... be it in a kitchen, living room, den or studio. The perfect place for a gallery is... Living in my own art gallery...now that is a lovely concept I can embrace. I applaud..."
My Houzz: Creative, Collected Craftsman in Dallas
A couple combines a love of history and travel with a keen eye for consignment in the historic Junius Heights neighborhood
"consignment in the historic Junius Heights neighborhood... first in the neighborhood to be built under the guidelines of the city's historic... loose in an antiques mall, consignment store or salvage yard and I’ll find some treasures... breaks in and takes them..It might have been me. Love it...very creative and innovative... highlighted in the master bedroom. Glamorous sequined throw pillows are layered in with..."
My Houzz: Sleekness and Soft Touches in a Midcentury Home
Flowers and art make classic furnishings all the lovelier in a San Francisco couple’s overhauled gem
"lovelier in a San Francisco couple’s overhauled gem... dream home in the city. The only problem: The architectural gem had suffered through a... those built-in storage units are really nice. No exterior photos available? Not... those built-ins! I especially love the one with the area to display photos. I did... very nice built-ins all over the house !... kitchen in mid-century homes are normal size (no roller skates needed). But I must..."
My Houzz: Palm Springs Inspiration in Dallas
"local art in a Texas couple's 1961 home... 1961 home in East Dallas a hands-on transformation. They gave the exterior a Palm Sp... specialize in Mid-century Modern homes. You gave your home the look that is in demand... lived in the Desert and in the area of Palm Springs, nothing reminds me of the style... your work in my house soon! Great job you guys! FAB!!! Love it :) Great looking redo... sandals in the last pic LOL. Awesome! Over the top adorable - the homeowners, the house..."
My Houzz: Collecting Over Time in Canberra
Artwork, secondhand finds and collectibles mingle exuberantly in a newly bright and open Australian home
"exuberantly in a newly bright and open Australian home... executed in deference to the home’s original design details. Houzz at a Glance Who... bathrooms Year built: 1959 Renovation cost: $250,000 Australian (about U.S.$228,800)... designed in 1947. These ones were purchased from Spence and Lyda in Sydney however they... more. I'm in country Victoria and in the middle of renovating our family home and love... table-desk in the study came from? We have almost completed our house renovation in Cape..."
Are These the Best Houses in the World?
A new book celebrates some of the world's most innovative home designs — including some that push the boundaries of what's possible
"covered in Teflon-coated fiberglass fabric in the Netherlands. A Cor-Ten-clad volume... glass shop in Pittsburgh. A house in Tokyo composed solely of glass and small platforms... undertake in residential commissions and, as Jodidio describes it in his introduction... being built." Luxury is not the defining characteristic of the houses in this volume... residences in recent years. This ideabook touches on a fraction of the houses in the..."