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My Houzz: Garage Sale Meets Glam in Ohio
"Ciacchi, built has seen many changes over the years, but through all the transformations... appears in dumpsters in my country (chunks of concrete? dirt? splintered wood? more dirt... imagine in a hundred years finding the kind of stuff that people in Houzz ideabooks... been put in to making your house a home! Anyone can hire a designer and buy all new... you walk in. Your home is a place that I would love to come home to! This house was..."
My Houzz: Sleek Lines and Innovations in Portland
Behind these airy, contemporary interiors lie high-tech systems that lower utility costs while keeping the family comfortable
"house was built in 2013 and it is now April 2014. I am wondering how the homeowner... rejoices in the success and ease of life this way. This is definitely my way in my next... because I am in South Africa where I do not struggle for the sun. Congratulations to you... tiles in the shower area that get wet versus the ones on the outside. 2 years on... it did in this picture. Anyone know how he keeps it looking like that? Just lovely..."
My Houzz: Modern and Chic in New Orleans
Designed by the Superdome architects, this 1940s home now mixes original features with contemporary updates
"homes in the city Love this house! Again, great design endures. Blu, what an interesting... palm tree in front of the house on the left side? It's obscuring one of the house's coolest... the book in their entry hall.Considering the home was built in New Orleans in 1948,... place in the 1970s or ’80s.When Dan and Serena moved in, they added a white elastomeric... appears in the bathroom.Bed, dresser: ModaBode The Morins display Davis’ book in this..."
Guest Picks: Get Your Life in Order
"annual tradition of spring cleaning is upon us, so let's purge all the junk and streamline... boxes in the back of the closet. Display your daily makeup tools and products in... desktop in ship shape! Store loose trinkets in this sleek wooden walrus box. Free... space in your closets by storing blankets and pillows in this roomy ottoman. Banish... everything out in the open, and has all the pockets, bins and hooks you could possibly need..."
What Says "Quality" In A Home? Wooden Tread Staircases
"custom built with outstanding craftsmanship. One feature that caught my eye and made... masterpieces in themselves. However that last one definitely creeps me out. Halloween... millwork seen in this entry. Steel, glass and dark wood are combined in an strikingly artistic... included in this design. The wooden planks used as stair treads are held in place by... cranny. The built-in work area and glass front cabinet are wonderful examples of details..."
Roots of Style: Many Cultures Make Their Marks on Mediterranean Design
If you live in California, Florida or certain other parts of the U.S., your architecture may show distinct cultural influences
"you live in California, Florida or certain other parts of the U.S., your architecture... developing in Mexico and the southwestern U.S. through Spanish colonialism. Not only... design in this region, but Latin American and Native American cultures merged, resulting... resulting in a still-varying and wonderfully rich fashion. Certain building techniques... concurrently in North Africa, Spain and North America. For example, earthen or mortar-formed..."
My Houzz: Once a Rebel Capitol, Now a Storied Home
Painstaking work turns an 1809 building with many past lives into a homey, inviting residence for a Louisiana couple
"bathrooms Year built: 1809; renovated in 2007... was deep in negotiations with Spain over the ownership of a region above New Orleans... hotel in small St. Francisville, Louisiana. Known today as the Cabildo, this building... residence. In 2007 local contractor Peggy Gammill and her husband, Joey, purchased the... colors in the brick. I'd like to build an open bookcase in front and leave the exposed... symmetry in front; the balance looks better in my humble opinion. Look how the trees..."
The Best Uses for a Bay Window
"more, in both casual and formal settings... have 3 in our house: 1 in our bedroom where we put our bed--not built in and not fend... wanted a built-in window seat in our bedroom, my husband didn't, he kept saying to him... view! We built a box bay last year to allow more space for dining in the eat-in kitchen... Beautiful bath in a bay love the storage in the wall space Love bay windows, would have loved... cabinets A built-in bench can also make a space feel more like a bay window. These designs..."
Kitchen of the Week: Cheery Retro Style for a 1913 Kitchen
"vintage look in a Portland kitchen that honors the home's history... construction in this historic Portland, Oregon, kitchen. Homeowners David Spencer and Jerry... kitchen in their 1913 home. Modern-day materials with a retro twist honor the historic... cabinetry, traditional plaster walls and electrical and plumbing)... been used in a kitchen, but duplicate the original built-ins in the dining room, which... remodeling in the style of the era in which the home was built. I would say the new kitchen..."
Roots of Style: Pueblo Revival Architecture Welcomes Modern Life
Centuries-old details of adobe construction still appeal in the desert Southwest, adapted to today's tastes
"appeal in the desert Southwest, adapted to today's tastes... exists in all places, but no other place captures an indigenous theme quite like the... style in the high-desert settings of the American Southwest. Adobe structures of... piercings in thick exterior walls. Roof beams called vigas also pierce the exterior walls... popular in other parts of the U.S. This explains the modestly detailed window and door... and work in the middle of "nowhere", and have just as much interest in living in a nice..."
Roots of Style: Where Did Your House Get Its Look?
Explore the role of architectural fashions in current designs through 5 home styles that bridge past and present
"fashions in current designs through 5 home styles that bridge past and present... be built in the 1920s and continued through the 1950s in significant numbers across... I live in a 1969 split level. Although when it was built it was given a weird combination... to be built overlooking Okanagan Lake here in B.C. I'd call it a Transitional Style... movement in domestic architecture developed in two stages during the years from 1900..."
Kitchen of the Week: Preservation Instincts Create Vintage Modern Style
"features in this 1908 kitchen join new custom accents for a look that bridges the years... Remodels in the 1920s and 1970s had buried much of the original architecture under a... We live in a home built in the late 1940s. Are there any websites that show what kitchens... modern in my recent kitchen remodel. Table top built and attached on an old Singer... like the built in cabinet that houses the microwave and pantry. One question/cri..."
Houzz Tour: Lowcountry Charm for a South Carolina Cottage
"blend of traditional farmhouse character and Lowcountry cottage charm. The family who... large in a relatively small house. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: A young family... large in small spaces! Wonderful choices were made in this home. I love just about... shown in this low country home, in our backyard! Nothing beats simple southern style... lived-in. Swoon! We built a 2500 sq ft. modern prairie style 2 years ago and all..."
Houzz Tour: A Live-Work Space With a Heavenly Heritage
Soaring ceilings and wood beams inspire a designer creating her home and office in a converted historic church
"office in a converted historic church... conversion in 2005, leaving Camilotti with a gleaming white space in which she could create... church in Chingford, Essex, a suburb of London, it was love at first sight. It had... get lost in it. “It was such an amazing project. I had no limitations,” she says.... decorated in Gothic style. Having lived in a coupe of barn conversions and now about... they are in church. Wonderful combo of live and work space. Love the mirror in the..."
The Colonial, America's Home Style
"at home in today's architectural landscape... styles gain in popularity, this distinctive design continues to be a perennial favorite... both in historic homes and today's interpretations.... painted ours in traditional white with black shutters. now those are houses that look like... being built in the early 1700's through and the federal became a style after the... colonial. In New England last year I drooled over these gorgeous houses. Right out of..."