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Family’s New Style Rises in the Aftermath of a Flood
After their damaged walls are demolished, homeowners realize they like the open space and decide to keep it
"lized rooms in their 1928 home were all gone, and the couple saw the potential to... when they lived in New York City. “We realized we had an opportunity,” McMahen says.... years, let’s make it exactly what we want.’” With the original details on their first... their furniture ruined, there was no reason not to complete a radical renovation... mantra: Live within your means & live for today. As a supporter of sustainability,..."
Houzz Tour: 800-Year-Old Walls, Modern Interiors in Provence
"mishmash of rooms and styles over the centuries that followed. With each new addition,... a 1960s mix of wild wallpaper, Dutch tile and faux finishes. Despite these shortcomings... of the furniture was sourced locally or purchased from BoConcept. Houzz at a Glance... Glance Who lives here: It's a part-time home for an American family. Location: Rasteau... in some rooms. My favorite room is the dinng room. But the furnishings in other rooms..."
My Houzz: Curator of Her Own Sweet Home
"they lived as in any typical shared house — it was sparsely decorated with furniture... of her room and into other parts of the house. Blessed with a supportive landlord... Audrey’s housemates come and go, but her distinct style remains a constant.... where we live a home regardless of ownership? Audrey has a distinctive style and it's... us, it’s really give a lot of ideas. I would love to see and feel this house in person..."
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A Place of His Own: Boy's First Bedroom
"Let’s face it, a boy’s bedroom is simply the first iteration of a future man cave... where he lives, to Santa Rosa, California, where we live. Message received; I scoured... Matia’s room, he was ecstatic. Now his football jerseys hang above it, and even... of his room. A boy’s bedroom is the one place in the world where his enthusiasms... America’s stars march across the pencil drawer. It is actually very cool, and I was..."
AIASF Marin Home Tour: The Portnoy/Danzig Residence
"in the living room. It's the corner of a large built-in sofa with built-in bookshelves... use my Living Room everyday. It's as comfortable for one person as it is for ten.... Marin Living Home Tours. Over the next few weeks we will introduce you to the houses... balanced living and working, color and neutrals, circles and squares, private and public... pieces of furniture to small origami cranes seems stands on its own and works with the..."
Houzz Tour: Wide-Open Views on a Narrow Canadian Lot
Expansive glass walls facing the street create openness, sun-filled rooms and closer relations with the neighbors
"sun-filled rooms and closer relations with the neighbors... 16-foot rooms — bigger than most people’s living rooms and bedrooms — with windows... know it’s possible to make the most of small living spaces through clever design choices... size, it’s possible to create a staggeringly expansive floor plan. How expansive? How... bury some rooms deep in their core. The reduced lot size also meant a reduction in cost..."
Houzz Tours: Malibu Architectural
"to my living, the master bedroom was located on the lower level, with it’s polished... great room with it’s soaring ceilings void of any art to avoid taking away from the... from this room, so when my 18 yr. old son fell in love with it, I said “perfect, this... be your room and I will merge the 2 upstairs bedrooms into another master suite”. So... you've lived before? The house is built on a double lot on a hillside overlooking..."
Houzz Tour: Stacking Up to a Modern Master in Kansas
A nearby Marcel Breuer house was the inspiration for this double-volume home, but it beautifully fits its time and place
"client’s interests and wishes, a place’s context or another building. The latter,... Hufft’s design of this modern house in the well-to-do Mission Hills neighborhood... Breuer’s 1954 Snower Residence, which sits on a corner lot just a few doors down from... II. He lived in Cambridge, Massachusetts, then later New York City. He is known for... for his furniture, large concrete public and commercial buildings, and many modern..."
11 Ways to Create a Bright Space with Dark Furniture
"are new furniture or a trip to the upholsterer? It’s no secret that furniture and... around dark furniture and feeling like there’s no way to achieve a bright space? Think... there’s no requirement to go that route. Instead, embrace your dark staple pieces... bright, lively space. Check out the following photos for tips and inspiration, and... your dark furniture in an entirely new light.... have dark furniture to decorate with. My favorite picture was of the lime green wall..."
My Houzz: Thrifty Flourishes Give a ’50s Home Retro Appeal
An upsizing, homeschooling family turns to DIY projects and vintage pieces to colorfully fill their larger California house
"mother’s cookware with Greta and were thrilled to know that their father’s fruit trees... and DIY furniture. Notes Greta, “It’s safe to say we like a colorful home — color on... family’s first owned home. The California couple wanted a midcentury house with original... had been living in a 600-square-foot bungalow for the past eight years,” says Greta... teacher who’s now a homeschooling mom. “Our current home is about 1,200 square feet, so..."
Houzz Tours: Stone Canyon...Living California Comfortable
"formal living room, dining room, library, family room, and kitchen. Upstairs has a... into that room you instantly feel like you are in a retreat. The room is large enough... selections of furniture, drapery, lighting, finishes, etc. Most of the time there is opportunity... individual rooms? We really wanted to create a flow throughout each model. The overall... of the rooms to give a very cohesive feel to the home. In this home we went for a..."
My Houzz: An 1880 Home Becomes a Live-Work Design Lab
Art and original wallpapers cover the walls of this Pittsburgh rental, but the furniture and architectural details are just as eye catching
"but the furniture and architectural details are just as eye catching... Benjamin’s bold, graphic art and the 1880 home’s original details give this live-work space... open rooms and expanses of white showcase the large collection of art he’s created... the 1920s. All I can say is it’s dreamy.” Patterned wallpapers paired with Benjamin’s... Benjamin’s duplex rental. “I always start with white walls,” says the mixed-media artist..."
Help! I Need a Light!
"dining room table in the old living room and moved all the living room furniture into... dining room furniture out, I smacked the old chandelier with my head (it wasn't that... dining room table, my husband and I did some major home rearranging. We put the dining... dining room and the kitchen/living room. When you walk in our front door, you walk... dining room/foyer (which is a little odd, but not too strange). That room then has..."
Houzz Interview: Andrew Gregory
"Gregory, who lives in a loft in Atlanta's Castleberry Hill neighborhood. Andrew also writes... called living2design . Andrew is also a great photographer, especially when it comes... pieces for furniture. I tend to enjoy the neutrals for colors. Where is a favorite spot... dining room. One day I was walking down the street and someone had put out for the... dining room table and helps to spur conversation when I have people gathered around..."