Houzz is the new way to design your home.
2534 Glue-down cork tile Ideabooks
10 Advantages of the Humble Ranch House
Boomer-friendly and not so big, the common ranch adapts to modern tastes for open plans, outdoor living and midcentury mojo
"vintage tile bathrooms in two houses now, and I love them all. The tile work is solid... pepper tile as a base with blue liners, and one is all yellow tile. See Save the... green tiles in my bathroom, and I love them!! But this article is spot on. We've... such as cork flooring in the kitchen still look amazing! It is way to large for us... bathroom tiles poses the opportunity to reflect on our collective thoughts on sustainability..."
8 Remodeling Costs That Might Surprise You
"you know down to the penny what your remodeling project will cost? Not so fast. You... demolish your tile floor, jackhammer the slab, and excavate below the home in order to access... be torn down and steel supports installed. Also, when new windows were installed,... coatings down now while everything is out. Then you look at the window.... the blinds... wood glue, etc., etc..... they all add up. My counter top turned out lovely..."
3 Home Features to Boost Accessibility
"the home down the road should they develop a disability, either temporary or permanent... the cold tile--how comfortable ARE you going to be--and how are you going to WASH it... heading down the ramp. The first home with ramp is beautiful, but the ramp leads to... up and down much easier, so I could still go to my own room. If someone has the use... up and down stairs multiple times a day. I have to agree. While the first house is..."
Houzz Prizewinners Take Their Kitchen From ‘Atrocious’ to ‘Wow’
A North Carolina family gets the kitchen they always wanted — and not a minute too soon — courtesy of the Houzz sweepstakes
"breaks down, so does the other. When one of her kids falls ill, the other soon follows... all the tiles for $8000! Very, very nice. Congratulations to the home owners and great... knocked down to make room for a wee breakfast-nook-like table; and I'm curious where... people look down their noses at them. But hey, there's huge potential for beautiful, practical... "knocking down a small load bearing wall"?? Small or not … load bearing wall should..."
Wisdom to Help Your Relationship Survive a Remodel
Spend less time patching up partnerships and more time spackling and sanding with this insight from a Houzz remodeling survey
"paintbrush down and step away from the power drill. You have the right to remain color... really good tile installer. practice makes perfect. and once we live here, the stress should... right down to paint colors. I've learned never to argue about a decision that's not... tearing down walls & laying out in his mind to change everything. We shall persevere... wall came down two months before I got pregnant. Now with a 5 month old baby and half..."
My Houzz: Home Full of Boys Achieves Order and Inspiration
"brought it down to its studs then back to life by reconfiguring the layout to create an... subway tile. So classic. I especially liked the "locker" area for each boys' things... doors down have raised 6 kids in their home, in about 1200 sf total. So not everyone... to tear down so many homes...just make them better. thanks! wow! I am speechless.... Tearing down now and will use this article as a bible!!!!! Hi Mina - I am in love with..."
Paint Color Ideas: 7 Bright Ways With Yellow and Orange
Go with the glow. These sample palettes and room examples show you how to work with two of the happiest hues around
"hands down, the happiest hues of all. They remind us of glowing sunshine, pretty... white tile floors and bath/shower wall and has no window. One wall has length of... calm them down, it can be overwhelming. Many times if there is something to rest your... not gray down when the sun is not shining. Lucky for me found two pieces at a phenomenal... the way down the hallway. It is beautiful! Yes please That 'Fireball Orange' wall..."
So Your Style Is: Cottage
Cheerful, laid back and welcoming, cottage style feels like a giant hug. Find out how to make this appealing look work its magic
"to flop down and prop up our feet. There's a lot of leeway for the individual expression... idea of tile??!! Amy - Personally, I like hardwoods with a little wear and tear in... I'd tone down the cutsey feministic room. Cottage makes me feel casual, happy and free... bogged down I have to take a picture and then think of the space as someone elses... Although tile isn't the first material that comes to mind when you think about cottages..."
My Houzz: A Smart-Home Jewel in Vancouver
Fully automated, wise about energy use and with ecofriendly features, this Canadian home has become a highlight of the neighborhood
"broken-down car on the front lawn and "you could see the sky through the rotting roof... Is it tile or polished concrete? What is the automation system they use? Everything... family gets down on all four to open the fridge would be appreciated. Nicely done. Very... Porcelanosa tiles mix with matte white Ames Tile in the main bathroom. The curly willow... backsplash tile: Porcelanosa; faucet: Trinsic, Delta Stairs: Heritage Millwork; LED step..."
6 Tips From a Nearly Zero-Waste Home
Lower your trash output and increase your quality of life with these ideas from a mom who did it to the max
"trash down to just a quart per year, and in the process created a home that was easy... patio tiles, your sidewalk, on any wet fabric you unfortunately neglect for the briefest... to cut down on waste and help the environment but I don't believe that we were meant... It cuts down on trash, and protects your clothes better. We have mandatory recycling... dump it down the first storm sewer i see or dumpster. I also boil the peelings from..."
Houzz Tour: A Brooklyn Townhouse Takes a Warm, Contemporary Turn
Softening a traditional boxy shape creates better access and a more interesting look for a Brooklyn family home
"somebody down the block or halfway around the world. So it’s refreshing to know that... looks like tile, is so much fun! Very nice. I really like the paint color in the master... stripped-down but still "Victorian" hint toit, because ofthe stoop, the inset porches... drab, down-market-looking house? The house looks like the cheapest possible construction... would tear down the boxes and replace them with more attractive buildings. I hope that..."
A Pretty Backyard Dinner Party
Before and After: See how unfussy, vintage style and a simple menu adds up to a beautiful L.A. winter dinner outdoors
"could sit down near each other and just enjoy each other's company. Company is what makes... flooring tile and I love those lights...from Target? i love how you recycle and utilize... hanging down above the table. Very creative, and the way it glimmered in the light... shower, down to every detail!! The decorations will definitely be an inspiration to... draped down - so pretty! The party is just beautiful! A wonderful casual elegance..."
Houzz Tour: A California Home Designed by Nature
"knocking down trees or leveling out hillsides — at least to some extent. But for this... black tiled closet Beautiful! Interesting how this evokes such dramatic reactions... Thumbs down on this one! absolutly Fabulous David, Look up www.RandyScottSlavin for... to wind down. How in any way shape or form is this nature??? i am lost with this bizzarre... flows down the slope and hits the grass playing field. Multiple courtyards and outdoor..."
Houzz Tour: A Light and Bright Victorian
"sills down as low as possible. I used large base, case and crown but painted them... ceramic tile, marble mixed with engineered countertops is a neat blend and love the... they took down all sorts of historic architecture that had popped up after the colonial... being torn down in TN. . While I agree the more original the better on the outside, I... gorgeous tile accents to be enjoyed from all over the bathroom. The orange accent wall..."
My Houzz: Scandinavian Simplicity in a Pennsylvania Colonial
Patiently peeling away old layers and adding fresh design elements leads to a bright new look for an outdated home
"the run-down house that she shares with her husband, Zach. Approaching the renovation... before the tile goes down) - to make sure you will get the results you want & hone your... to the tiled shower. Wasser mixed large square ceramic wall tiles with smaller blue... handmade tiles, both from Lowe's, for a custom look. "The blue tiles were a total fluke..."