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The Elegance of Experience: Old Pieces in New Places
"have in spades. Fortunately, newer homes warm right up when they're decorated with... items in a modern room can warm the space and add a lot of personality. Thanks... outfitted in just modern, minimal furniture, it looks empty to me. But add one cool old... Tons of built-ins are a key attraction in this newly renovated brownstone and a great... decades old. In a more traditional setting, the table (and flowers) might seem fussy. Without..."
Design Opportunity: Style in the Stairs
"carpenters in your region. Often times you can collaborate with them and come up with... course, traditionally carved spindles with a polished wooden handrail can transition... rails. In series, the balusters resemble both a finely turned piece of woodwork and... Continuity in Steel The Up and Down of it: Staircases as Focal Point What's Hiding Under... that was built on-spec, designer Mark Cravotta replaced a sheetrocked pony wall around..."
Houzz Tour: Zero-Energy Renovated Victorian in San Francisco
A 1904 home that's entirely energy efficient? Yes, courtesy of solar panels, radiant heating and water reclamation
"Even in a city known for its creative alternative energy solutions, this San Francisco... combine in an energy-efficient and family-friendly home. Houzz at a Glance Who lives... obviously in conflict? I do not see any green feature in this building other than the... we live in northern latitude, not in the Equatorial line. I would like to know how... represented in many quality 19th Century Homes in the Bay Area..... Patrick White Territory..."
Houzz Tour: Luxurious Modern Loft in Buenos Aires
Step inside a bachelor pad that makes use of every square foot — right up to a gallery wall on the ceiling
"wayside in marrying efficiency with style in his downtown Buenos Aires loft. It was... nestled in an old building in Palermo, the city’s largest neighborhood. Everything... working in the bustling cultural hotspot that is Buenos Aires. The apartment is nestled... in its contemporary interior is custom designed. All the details, like LED lighting... pieces in the loft were built with Masisa. The materials were described by Mariana..."
My Houzz: Connecting Work and Play in South Australia
"were laid in a pattern that was consistent with other historic buildings in the area... villa in Adelaide, South Australia, the pair decided to use secondhand bricks. “I... cabinetry in the kitchen to reflect their love of midcentury modern design, and utilized... considered in its production.” Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Rebekah and Timothy... comfortably in classic SA villa, its nice to see that home style in an extension of that..."
Great Skylights In Your Home
"relax in the park and have brunch at outdoor cafes. Unfortunately, I have to spend... of sun in my apartment. I'm lucky enough to have great large windows that are perfect... letting in the sunshine. I can't help but wish, however, that I also had a skylight... skylight in this place. Skylights allow natural sunlight to filter into a room. They reduce... difference in the feel of your home.... blue tile in the Buttrick Wong kitchen, it mimics the sky a bit. That last fireplace..."
My Houzz: Living Light in Amsterdam
They pare down regularly and love simplicity, but this Netherlands family is attached to warmth, mementos and creativity
"simplicity in their designs, the couple outfitted their family's Amsterdam home with a... joint" used in the tables, chairs and sofas he designed in the early 1900's. His Dutch... beautiful life in Amsterdam. Beautiful, bright and unique! I love the textiles and jolts of... those rugs in the bedrooms. Love them. Love the Sissy-Boy hanging chair, is there an... fireplaces in them........just looks like an odd shelf? Mmmm.... Whos' Ikea was this..."
Captured in Design: Alcatraz
"island in San Francisco Bay, one wonders if this has always been the case. Regardless... going in a couple of weeks while visiting our son in the Bay Area (not on the Rock)... Back in college, although I never completed my psych degree, I had a special interest... interest in the psychology of inmates and aspects of our prison system. I remember... them back in the day is so intriguing to me. Great Ideabook! Personally, I have to..."
20 Ways to Work White Magic in Your Yard
"white in all of my designs. A feast for the eyes! Cannot wait to get out in my garden... it says in the description). White Flower Farms often features it in their catalog... white in the hardscape and furnishings. Beautiful photos in this article, BTW. re... white in the garden. It brightens the shadiest places. And there are many white blooming... of them in our previous garden. Their blooms were as large as a lettuce and smelled..."
My Houzz: Buried Treasure in an Eclectic Bachelor Pad
An under-carpeting surprise joins antique furnishings and artwork to help an owner love his Netherlands home
"lucky in love in his one-bedroom bachelor pad. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here:... floors in his Hague apartment. Up until that point, things like plastic window frames... house (in Germany) with floors just like this (installed in the early 60's)--it was... used in the glue in our living room flooring, it had a different sort. *sigh*... masculine idea in the book. Love the warm browns. Very Nice. It would be nice if we could..."
Room of the Week: A Master Suite in a Warm, Mexican Style
"here in the Northern Hemisphere, and here at Houzz we've been craving cozy evenings... snuggled up in front of the fire. What better way to do that than to have a fireplace right... right in your bedroom? This Austin, Texas home is located right on Lake Austin... a week in San Miguel to get all the inspiration they could. "They really wanted to... Wetmore built into the master suite. In many of the larger homes that he designs, Wetmore..."
Guest Picks: Outfit Your Home in Fab Fashion Designer Accents
You don their clothes to look chic. Now your home can have its turn, with decor from some of the world's greatest fashion houses
"getting in on the housewares market these past several years and taking advantage of... interest in making our homes as fashionable as our wardrobes. While some products could... manufacturer (in that they're beautiful yet still somewhat generic), others are immediately... stuck in it, unless it's just for dry food?! How wasteful; so true that the pet wouldn't... Hmmm, in my humble opinion, even if you are a squillionaire, I think it would be..."
My Houzz: Elegant, Resort-Style Home in Texas
An ocean-inspired color palette helps turn a four-bedroom San Antonio house into a dreamy home with the feel of a boutique hotel
"living in four different homes over six years, the couple was eager to settle down... moved in with our baby and some clothes," says Reema. Starting with a completely... accent wall in the master bedroom was hand-painted with a stencil.... ceiling fans in my rooms and replace them with chandeliers. It always add a touch of elegance... But in Texas, the ceiling fans really serve a purpose. Hultgren got a gift from... decor in the homes in San Antonio, and we liked this house because it was open, bright..."
Houzz Tour: From Garage to Play Pavilion in Seattle
An active Washington state family encourages creative and athletic play by transforming a garage into a multipurpose gym-style pavilion
"ucked in the back of a Craftsman home in Seattle is a two-story freestanding garage... engage in creative play and activities. "My clients now have a large multipurpose... also live in the Seattle area and would LOVE a detached room like this for our three... toilet door in blackboard paint. Props to Menter and co for executing the vision and for... vision in the first place (and for practicing what they preach: reimagined family..."
Houzz Tour: Seamlessly Updating an Oglesby in Dallas
Renovations give a 1969 Texas home a new entry, a master suite and an expanded family room while honoring the original style
"In 1969 a couple commissioned celebrated Dallas architect Enslie “Bud” Oglesby to... living in the house, though, the original owners opted to sell. Their wish? That... windows in the master bath with the mirrors to reflect the nature. Great job keeping... backsplash in the kitchen. Due to the white and pale-toned interior of the house, the... painting in the living area, really pop! Wonderful finished product. Beautiful structure..."