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My Houzz: A Texas Ranch Finds Beauty on a Budget
Ingenuity, thriftiness and an eye for interior design turn a ranch home into a thoughtful, charming family home
"renovations in this Texas house's future. But Steve and Kori Wydman knew they could still... they are in great shape. Richardson has some great older homes. I'm glad they updated... to play in his room. One of his favorite things to do is sit in the blue chair under... home, the built-in bookshelves house all of Kori's old interior design textbooks from... nightstands in the master bedroom to mix things up. "I really have no rules when mixing..."
How to Bring Out Your Home’s Character With Trim
New project for a new year: Add moldings and baseboards to enhance architectural style and create visual interest
"caliber seen in homes built by craftsmen in days gone by. extra moulding Great read! The... tenants. Built-ins, a mural in the formal dining room, moldings, floors, all showed... clients in the future www.mirror-reflections.com, thanks in advance for looking. I'm... water in a beach town. The other is in a city of sweltering heat (the a/c isn't on... Colonial traditional molding shown in this topic is too formal...Florida is about casual..."
Houzz Tour: Refined Casual Style for a Gracious Farmhouse
Once a rustic weekend cabin, this spacious Georgia home now comfortably accommodates the owners and their guests full-time
"I'm in awe and in love... absolute perfection! I'd be in danger of becoming a recluse... box in the garage unpacked from my last move, but still. I am in love Only in the... the area in general so can anyone give me an idea where in Georgia this would be located... beautiful home in such serene countryside! If this is in an even relatively nice area I'm... windows in the shower and the suite in the bedroom- kitchen is great too with the wall..."
Houzz Tour: Respectfully Updating a 1929 Farmhouse
"keep the traditional look of the 1929 farmhouse, which hadn’t been touched since the... a book in the library about Shaker sensibilities in design and function in the early... kitchen in Boston any time they would like! I love how everything really fits in with... wallpaper in the daughter's room is exactly what MY daughter now wants in hers... LOL... didn't put in sliders, which usually look bad in most house styles. I like that they didn't..."
Armoires Travel From Ancient Rome to High-Style Storage
Go ahead, be possessive — this beautiful furniture piece with a rich history gives your treasures a proper home
"armoire, built in Paris in 1865. It's full of vinyl records, books, hats & linens.... grandfather built a home in Northeast Louisiana at the turn of the 19th century. He had... armoires! In our last home we had a custom built simple pine one for games and toys,... apart in panels for moving, and one is a modern traditional style desk. They are... came home in 1973, and discovered the original in the book was apple wood, from the original..."
A Handy Guide to English Antiques
"farmhouse in France was built in 1917, possibly by German prisoners of war, I have yet... furniture in my homes, and often pick up pieces when I am at home in France, the local... "custom-built" Chippendale pieces in their original setting, and well worth a visit:... periods in the way that it would have been collected in the great houses. And just... unknown in the UK, & therefore should not strictly speaking be included in a guide..."
10 Recipes for Shabby Chic Style
Rustic furniture, floral fabrics, sparkling chandeliers. Here are 10 easy ways to bring the romantic cottage look into your home
"style in the first place. Personally, I don't want to live in an environment that... swim in Shabby Chic myself. The leather chairs in the first pic should be tossed... much more in keeping with the look IMHO. I like shabby chic in theory, but can't bring... anything else in that colorful contemporary renovation of a four-story home in historic downtown... everything in these photos, this is so my style. My husband loves living in a calm and..."
10 Ways to Get the Modern Cottage Look
Rustic surfaces and streamlined palettes capture the sweetness of a cottage without sending you into sugar shock
"That bed in the bedroom with the blue dresser makes me want to crawl in for a afternoon... my boat in the Carribean) but I am coming back in a month or two and hope to start... Grew up in a home with a kitchen sink like in photo #2 and I am getting one from a... wonderful built in dish drain area that slants ever so slightly to drain all the water... matter in this scenario? I feel like today, many people just strive for to much d..."
8 Great Ways to Use Beadboard
"style is traditional, transitional, country or cottage, this chameleon-esque grooved... chair rail in my master bath, as well as a beadboard ceiling in my bedroom. It's so nice... Small built-in bench made with bead board, painted with BM Regal paint, pearl finish... offers it in her shop, I believe. It looks great in the pictures! here's the link:... cottage girl in me will always love beadboard - I have a tub surround similar to the one..."
Gambrel Roofs Set Dutch Colonial Revivals Apart
Early Dutch settlers on the East Coast of the U.S. birthed this architectural style, but its popularity has spread across the country
"house was built in 1883 with a gambrel roof. Would you still call it a Dutch Colonial... to live in a Dutch Colonial many years ago. I love that house and have a soft spot... only be in the house 5 more years so we were trying to keep the cost to a minimum.... homes here in the UK. I work with a flat roofing company http://www.flatroofservices.co... for a traditional Dutch colonial. Here they help enclose a screened-in porch. The..."
My Houzz: 1920s Colonial on the Lake
"water but in Australia. The workshop decor is the best. I love the 'red' in this home... there in that house!!! It makes me so happy that they kept the original cabinets... mother-in-laws with all its tacky knick knacks. Each to his own :-) What lucky grandkids... coming in thru all of the windows that adds to the cheerfulness or if the weather... to live in. Lucky Grandkids! These Grandparents have the right priorities! Such a..."
Houzz Tour: Family, Fundraising and 'Familiar Modern' Style
Parties for 300 and private time merge in an award-winning design for a university chancellor's residence
"merge in an award-winning design for a university chancellor's residence... This tradition also exists in nongovernmental institutions, such as the chancellor's... University in Raleigh. Hobart Upjohn designed the first purpose-built residence for... chancellor in 1928 in the neo-Georgian style. (For the university's first four decades... residences built to house leaders; these are the homes of the president of the United..."
Home Design: Contemporary Country Living
"being built in settings traditionally reserved for other architectural styles. In... to one built in the early 1900s. These contrasts got me thinking about contemporary... homes in natural settings. The squared-off lines of a contemporary home against... least once in my lifetime. Here are 9 contemporary homes that did it right.... horses in the pastures and along forest and rivers. Then we get to our home built..."
Lay of the Landscape: Modern Garden Style
Bold, graphic design elements create a sense of calmness in the garden to match the serenity of contemporary homes
"calmness in the garden to match the serenity of contemporary homes... architecture in the mid-1900s. If your home's style is bold and strong, a traditional garden... may be built of steel rather than wood, and industrial watering troughs rather than... bonus in many parts of the country is that a contemporary landscape also tends to... Landscape: Traditional Garden Style | Natural Garden Style... problem in the wind, little kids aren't going to move them around much and if you place..."
Houzz Tour: Industrial Updates to Classic Southwest Style
Hot-rolled steel and Caesarstone meet adobe and Mexican rugs in a Phoenix ranch house untouched since the 1950s
"Mexican rugs in a Phoenix ranch house untouched since the 1950s... it was built in 1958.” In spite of the never-renovated kitchen and dark, choppy living... promise in the structure and the views from the hillside Phoenix home, and enlisted... Southwest tradition. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Lauren and Matt Morstad and... beams in our house built original to the house in 60's. How do you put recessed... gorgeous home in a heartbeat !! I partied in that house when it was new! Nice update..."