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In Honor of Portlandia, Put a Bird on It!
Houzz Tour: A Historic Remodel Keeps the Romance Alive
It was love at first sight for the owner of a 2-centuries-old house. She and her husband renovated it with tender loving care
"owner of a 2-centuries-old house. She and her husband renovated it with tender loving... mention of a 2nd bathroom, so maybe therein lies the guest aversion (?) What they have are... a old 2x4 without a premium price, sistering, or buying oversize and cutting much... We have 2 extra rooms with beds, a couch, plus many inflatable mattresses stored in... painted a custom gray-green shade, and the plaster walls are covered with a historically..."
Upload of the Day: Catwalks Keep Pets Happy in a Candy-Colored Condo
Shelves and wall-mounted boxes keep 2 cats active and entertained while their guardian is at work making jelly beans
"boxes keep 2 cats active and entertained while their guardian is at work making jelly... because with 2 cats and a golden retriever there is a constant tumbleweed of orange hair... tops, for 2-3 shelves! Jackson Galaxy, the host of My Cat From Hell where he works miracles... features custom cabinets that were cut out for the cats to go through. The feline-friendly..."
My Houzz: The Antidote to Dreariness, in One Small Brooklyn Apartment
1. Stir spirited colors together. 2. Sprinkle in playful decor. 3. Top off with the striking creativity of the gifted artist who lives there
Houzz Tour: Mission District Row House
"the new custom-crafted kitchen table. I'm so impressed you were able to reuse so many... lighting, and custom residential design. In 1996 I opened a commissioned furniture fabrication... 3- 1/2 huge multi-light windows at the rear, and added 5 skylights at the rooftop... and new service areas below. The deck is actually a vestige of the old house that was... photos - 2 are during a heavy snowfall last winter and the other my dining room-kitchen..."
Houzz Tour: A London Townhouse Seduces With Luxury
Sensuous materials, glossy accents and nods to a screen siren make for a sumptuous home in Notting Hill
"furnishings, custom designs and abundant supply of natural light, Hoppen's townhouse exudes... Size: 2,500 square feet That's interesting: Hoppen, who entered the world of interiors... work and services to interior design.... of the custom fire sculpture. Island: custom, Alternative Plans; fireplace surround:... A custom Boffi kitchen creates a place where guests can gather and eat — gluten-free... behind a custom staircase that showcases Hoppen's luxurious touch...."
California Law: License to Practice Interior Design?
A proposed bill that would require a license to practice interior design in California has Houzzers talking. Where do you stand?
"up to $2,000 and jail time of up to one year, or both, plus civil penalties of up... fee for services. *Registered interior designers would be limited to working on small... design services hasn't been proven to necessitate industry-wide licensing; existing... design services; they are quite capable of reviewing portfolios and websites, interviewing... should be customer's choice & that's very private statement not to be coded. And That..."
My Houzz: Industrial-Edged Comfort in Pittsburgh
Copper, cantilevers and a cat named Mr. Martin come together in this contemporary homage to regional style
"Size: 2,500 square feet; 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and a bottom-floor rental apartment... tapping the services of local companies and even architecture students at nearby Carnegie... between 0.2/inch - 0.7/inch, but the moisture within the roof does drastically increase... Shelves: custom built-ins, John Wylie Custom Furniture This full bathroom is adjacent... Wylie Custom Furniture to add trim to the Ikea cabinets, so they appear more integrated..."
AIASF Marin Home Tour: The Radius House
"make the custom concrete tub, metal thresholds, cabinetry, custom wood furniture, and... 4) Custom white concrete tub with radiant heat wrapping it keeping it warm at... inside. 2) Wedge shaped fins at the window mullions. Nothing is square, but instead... clock. 2) The curved metal thresholds with pivot hinged doors. They allow the doors..."
Houzz Tour: See a Maine House With a $240 Annual Energy Bill
Airtight and powered by the sun, this energy-efficient home in a cold-winter climate is an architectural feat
"to have service. To put that into perspective, the average homeowner in Maine spent... spent $2,949 on energy in 2009, according to the most recent data provided in the U.S... typical custom homes in this area with no energy efficiency features. We calculate... about 2,200 kWh electricity per year. A 30% tax credit and other incentives reduce... with a 2+story house? Or do some panels have a low internal heat system that melt..."
Houzz Interview: It's the little things that make a house a home
"making it custom ourselves! 5. I crave change! So you will always find a project happening... used and customize it to work for you! These days, a 2000 sq. ft. house for a family... the past 2 & 1/2 years. Luckily, we found a rental house on short notice and moved right... core! 2. My blog is written from our home, so first, I am a mom. That means that... used and customize it to work for you!" Favorite room/picture:...Pretty much most of..."
AIASF Marin Home Tour: The Hillside House
"small by custom home standards. It's just 3 BR and 3.5 BA. We didn't want or need... outside and custom made by Concreteworks. *The kitchen is small but very efficient with... proximity to services and public transportation to limit automobile usage, low-flow plumbing... materials in a custom home and have it not shout "we're saving the environment". I love that..."
22 Divine Draperies That Indulge and Delight
"are all custom draperies — nary a tab-top panel from a big-box store in sight. As you... fabric, custom draperies have enough width to create a feeling of luxury and opulence... of 1 1/2 times the standard panel on each side of the window to keep the look from... floor. 2. Beautiful fabric. You will see silk, velvet and linen. Polyester, not so... benefits from custom fabric and fabrication. There is little worse than those out of the..."
Houzz Tours: Malibu Architectural
"additions to customize it to my living, the master bedroom was located on the lower level... Clubs, custom homes and owner of the private Hawaiian island of Lanai, I was exposed... merge the 2 upstairs bedrooms into another master suite”. So that is where most of the... highlighted 2 of his Giant Anthias, bowls near the windows where they are illuminated by..."
Houzz Tour: An Eichler Remodel Spawns a Design Career
"procured her services as well. With such demand, Lin decided to start her own interior... that made custom for the space and what is the countertop there? I love this home! You... from a custom built "corner colonial" in San Francisco at a time when Eichlers were... and the custom Eichlers near Stanford University are over 3,000 square feet and are... pool and 2 small kids are recipe for disaster @grewa002 - Thanks for your concern! We..."