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How to Research Your Home's History
"what your house looked like in a previous life to make updates that fit — or just for... of your house. What did it look like when it was built? Who lived in it? What changes... where your house has been, the easier it will be to move forward. But where on earth do... this [house number]?" She was the original owner! The house had changed enough, what... "Her house was the 2nd on the right". I replied, "I'M the 2nd house on the right..."
Houzz Tour: Whole-House Remodeling Suits a Historic Colonial
Extensive renovations, including additions, update a 1918 Georgia home for modern life while respecting its history
"colonial-style house in the 1970s and '90s had left some strangeness inside. "The home had... whole-house renovation and additions. The new spaces include a family room, screened-in... of this house and the combination of historic and contemporary but... The lines are... is the houses first remodel that cared about the house. I love colonials and this... hancocks house down the street!) Wow! Fantastic job--turned out wonderfully for a modern..."
Mad for Miniatures? Show Us Your Dollhouse
It seems just about everyone loves to see a smartly outfitted miniature house. Check out these amazing examples, then show us your own!
"miniature house. Check out these amazing examples, then show us your own!... 1930s house with chandeliers bedecked with diamonds, emeralds and pearls; murals... inside the house. That's because the Fairy Castle is actually a miniature dollhouse built... 9-foot house is on display daily at the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago... tiny houses — with even tinier furnishings. And with the launch of a strange do..."
5 Bright Palettes for Front Doors
Splash bold green, blue, orange or red on your front door, then balance it with a more restrained hue on the rest of the house
"of the house that don't try to compete for attention. Check out these Houzz homes... of the house. House color, roof color, trim and the front door. If the main house... existing house color. We bought a very large 1969 Ranch style house. It has the warm... green house numbers. We have just moved into our home, and have painted the window... a gray house with white trim (cape cod style)? I live in a "kit" house from Sears..."
The Perfect Farm Table
"style house. The beauty of farm tables is that they can fit into many styles with... table in contemporary setting: love this! I love the idea of combining a farmhouse... for my contemporary space, but I am not sure I want to commit such a large table when... our farm house table with slipcovered chairs! My favorite picture here is no. 3. I... table and number 3 is gorgeous. But some of the seating that is shown just looks so..."
House-Hunting Help: If You Could Pick Your Home Style ...
Love an open layout? Steer clear of Victorians. Hate stairs? Sidle up to a ranch. Whatever home you're looking for, this guide can help
"for a house to buy or rent, how much does house style play into your decision-making... of main house styles can help you search smarter, and help you find a home that works... certain house style — just think of the "painted lady" Victorians in the Haight-Ashbury... have a house style in mind, take a drive around your area to see if there is a ne... common house styles in the United States to see if one of them is right for you...."
Do You Really Need That Hallway?
"in my house. I look for my new house with potential to do similar layout and stop... of the house so that would mean that WHOLE section of the house would only be accessible... design her house following a wildfire we maximized her ~1500SF house. No one can beleive... a new house with an old house feel. Beautiful space!! Love, love, love it!... lived in a house that seemed to be mostly hallways, kind of like your first example. Now..."
Clues to Finding the Right Color for Your House
Waffling over the rainbow of color options for your home's face? This advice from an architect can help
"the main house, the old "packing house" (now studio space/guest space), the barn and... not all houses need to be white or beige. Not to beat up the Spanish White house,... beat....number ONE and number THREE. What is the paint color of the aqua shutters?... like my house to look different then all the similar houses on my street. But at the... guest house. The roof is light gray on the main house and red metal on the guest..."
Escape to a Summer Holiday Fantasy at a Hamptons Show House
Imaginative designs meet philanthropy in a sprawling New York home, in rooms meant to inspire — if not actually live in
"the show house benefit The Breast Cancer Research Foundation.) 2013 Holiday House Hamptons:... Holiday House Hamptons is meant to encapsulate a carefree summer fantasy. Or at least... Desiign HOuse for this beautiful lounge...the whole house is nice but a bit overdone... Show houses are where designers go to impress other designers.....the rooms very... , the house rarely flows. I don't do them, and I don't go to see them for those..."
10 Tips to Maximize Your Whole-House Remodel
Cover all the bases now to ensure many years of satisfaction with your full renovation, second-story addition or bump-out
"whole-house remodel or second-story addition is in your future, here’s are 10 tips... to the house that I am building. Mine is 95% like this house. Only difference is... like the house to flow. If it is a tweaked spec house from a builder plan, or a semi... item number 10!!! We are in the process of building a house. We met with the architect... complete house gut and rebuild, thinking this would be our long term family house...."
So You Want to Build: 7 Steps to Create a New Home
Get the house you envision — and even enjoy the process — by following this guide from a seasoned architect
"t the house you envision — and even enjoy the process — by following this guide from... a new house, compromises are always there. Not every room in the house gets the best... pictures of houses, parts of houses, etc. that you like. Consider all of this homework... newest house six months ago. It still has that new home smell when we come in after... our 4th house just now in Palm Springs. Others were/are in SLC, Denver and Winter..."
A Romp Through Pet-Friendly Materials
Deceptively durable, these stylish flooring materials and fabrics let you give Fluffy the run of the house
"in the house. Tile and very sturdy handscraped hardwood flooring. The hand scrape... over the house as they clean easily and help contain the sand from their paws. The... in my house. With a pet bird, I can't use a high-odor oil paint so I am using a latex... enamel. The house is over 100 years old and the floors are long past being perfect, so... in my house!) and anything she can reach. I consider it a good week if she only..."
How To Get Your Exterior Paint Color Right
"Your House Color Should Fit You, Your Architecture and Where You Live... side of number 5. This was a timely idea book for me. We have just been transferred... makes the house look even more "blah." I've been thinking of black accents - would that... ranch house, but any ideas for a better paint color will be a great start! I'm open... lines, contemporary, danish modern, etc.) j9pers: I could see you using some unexpected..."
Design Lessons From a 10-Foot-Wide Row House
How to make a very narrow home open, bright and comfortable? Go vertical, focus on storage, work your materials and embrace modern design
"entire house full of them: a two-story, 900-square-foot row house only 10 feet wide... t row house to turn it into a part-time home. But the house had had only moderate... used as housing for servants, is in Washington, D.C.'s historic Foggy Bottom neighborhood... space, the house was dark and cramped. It was Loosle's task to open it up and make it... of the house. I love it. The only issue I have is the fact the house is open from..."
There's a Mouse in the House
No need for 'eek' and capture schemes. These mouse toys, decals and artistic renderings have all the trappings of cute
"in the house can add a charming detail. Decide for yourself.... me from house to house. I really need to make him a home! I love these little cute... especially the contemporary house with the mouse sleeping beds and parking the family convertible... a bird house. One of those pretty decorated ones that look like real houses. A touch... infested house but I see the wonderful whimsy and would defo have mouse house doorway..."