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59 Photo by Kailey J. Flynn Photography Stories
Pet-Proofing Your Home: A Room-by-Room Guide
Not all pet dangers are obvious. Keep furry friends safe and sound by handling all of these potential hazards
"sound by handling all of these potential hazards... seeing that photo of the pet in the laundry room reminded me of a horror story I just learned... close by like a neighbor who would be available to rescue them in your absence should... swear by this method as I had a 4 month old puppy running loose in the house without... (like photo above) and escaped. She left huge nasties and ponds on the kitchen floor... puppy by chewing the cord of a fan that was plugged in. :( We give him chews and..."
Catch the Intrepid Design Spirit, Courtesy of Brian J. McCarthy
Crack open the designer's new book and discover how to create interiors that 'crackle with excitement'
"Brian J. McCarthy of his iconic mentor. McCarthy himself has that keen designer’s... houzz photos I've browsed in a long time. Thank you for the brain candy. Absolutely... Amazing photos! I was going to put this one on my Christmas list, but changed my mind... reading, the photos are worth thousands of blathering words ;-) It's so nice not to see... so many photos from one piece. Thank you. It's the symmetry in these rooms and peaceful..."
Take Great Home Photos the Easy Way — 5 Tips From a Pro
Improve your for-sale ad or just make beautiful memories with these simple strategies anyone can use
"estate photography. RE photos need to show the entirety of a room and how rooms connect... free photos than half the number of photos with warped counters, bathroom vanities... take the photo straight on when taking a photo of a room. I wondered why my vertical... now j learnt 5 tips on photography... for home photography I've ever seen. Extremely well done. Do you offer on line classes... taking some photos this weekend of my projects. Some are in a basement and another in a..."
Restoration Rallies a 1790 Stone Springhouse
An old outbuilding gets a new purpose — several purposes, that is — thanks to careful efforts by stonemasons and architects
"that, by all appearances, seemed perilously close to being reclaimed by the landscape... after photos. I'd love to see some during construction photos! What a big transformation... person. By the way, retaining the narrow stairwell and the cow photos are a nice touch... delighted by this story and accompanying photographs that I can hardly type. This is... stunned by this restoration project. Congratulations! What an inspiring effort! Stunning..."
Room of the Day: Digging Emerald in a Chic Atlanta Office
Green accents tickle a mom and her toddler pink in this office and playspace insired by high fashion
"position the photo was taken from. This room certainly has personality now. That's one... was told by the builder that the barn doors do not muffle sound as well as a swing (french)... energized by the space! The doors are sensational. The room is stunning. Its hard to... v=ul62jHFmrDk A beautiful room, and an amazing transformation. I'd love to go... there for photo styling. Ceramics on the floor and a two-year-old are not a great combination..."
Houzz Interview: Decor Demon
"beautiful photography by Sarah Dorio, and the funniest commentary out there in decor... Patrick Flynn can burst into a building, round up a bunch of crazy flea market finds... which is, by far, the best shade of black-brown there is. Walls faux painted with ps... Town but by throwing black-brown into the mix, it introduced a whole new take on the... pets and photos, what would you grab first in a fire? If the loft were ablaze, I'd snatch..."
Bath of the Week: Converting a 19th-Century Bedroom in Texas
Bygone details merge with modern-day amenities and materials for beautiful contrast in a master bathroom
"shower photo. (Yes, I also store the bottle upside down to get everything out!) Often... interior photos on Houzz are so perfectly staged it is hard to believe anyone actually... skipped on by it. That is because I thought I needed a small place I could heat up quickly... designed by architect Atlee Ayres and commissioned by a noted Texas family) would never..."
Old Southern Highlands Style for a New North Carolina Retreat
"would be by using reclaimed wood. “It imparts a feeling of age,” he says. “It almost... completed by Morgan Keefe Builders earlier this year, wraps the residents in a cocoon... than the photos convey. The photos make each space look much larger than than feel... lake. By the way, we live not too far from this lovely big home. A wonderfully built... apparently by design to counteract the heaviness of the gorgeous wood. But I still think..."
Room of the Day: Elegant Transitional Style in a Traditional Setting
"filthy just by looking at them before feeling comfortable sitting down in that room.... elegant by themselves. Room is formal and glamorous-and not everyone's style idea of... Nicole Fine Photography to make any room of The Day POP! If I didn't have couch-surfing... Is a photo available of a tab top curtai with a cuff over the tab? Thx. gcd1949@yahoo... family photos - none. My personal view is that the room does not exude warmth. No..."
Step Right Up to a Top Model’s Circus-Inspired Nursery
Based on the big top and set in a real castle’s turret, this nursery could be the setting for a storybook
"Miss J. and Nigel Barker in Cycle 17, but D’Amato’s fun-loving and wacky personality... offset by bright and light touches that catch the eye. I too looked at the overall... surprised by the amount of negative comments. Im sure the room will evolve as the child... changed it by the time he's a teenager he'll slap up some posters of rock bands and be... cool by all his friends. What amazes me is the amount of people willing to take..."
Basement of the Week: A Creative Space for Kids and Storage for All
With mudroom organizers, laundry and a well-organized space for crafts, this basement puts a Massachusetts home in balance
"fantastic in photos but in the every day life are totally impractical. This space looks... ppell Photos or it doesn't count. Job well done! I love a place for everything and... one. @J M Thanks for your post, yes I would not want to confuse anyone and appreciate... to old photos. Wish I could afford to make the changes I have gone back and forth... have a photo of what the staircase looked like AFTER the renovation? Thanks! @sabrown72..."
Houzz Tour: All Glass Outside, Warm Wood Inside
Wood and stone balance transparent outer walls in this Gulf Islands home, for an open and warm feeling all over
"influenced by modern Canadian architects, like Ronald Thom and Arthur Erickson, who worked... balanced by lots of wood and stone, making it open to its surroundings yet a warm e... travel by ferry through the Gulf Islands. Often you pass beautiful houses like this... see the photos! And what a lucky dog! This home will likely result in bird mortality... excellent photography. . . a truly fine example of modern chic. muito lindo. gostaria..."
Houzz Tour: One Beach Cottage, Hold the Cute
Beach clichés don’t pop up in this California waterfront home; refined ruggedness is the order of the day instead
"tempered by enough nautical touches (and stellar views) to make you feel like you’re... bathroom photo because I love the color of the tile. Lucky family! Lovely house to... sofas by A.Rudin. Where can I get them? Love everything about this house...especially... a home by the water! Great job - lucky homeowners! Absolutely gorgeous home. I like... design by Anne Michaelsen Yahn and Brian Flynn, with tile from Hagan Flynn To save..."
Kitchen of the Week: Pushing Boundaries in a San Francisco Victorian
If the roll-up garage door doesn’t clue you in, the blue cabinets and oversize molding will: This kitchen is no ordinary Victorian galley
"boundaries.” By applying color, mod touches and smart design features, the architect gave... worried by the line “But I warned them, it would be my version of a turn-of-the-century... a few photos of the garage door, too. From the exterior and interior...door opened... first photo. I'll bet you fifty cents that the island is no longer situated as... impressed by amount of storage and feeling of openness in this small kitchen. I think..."
Designers Get Creative in a D.C. Show House
With a historic home as a canvas and a worthy cause as an incentive, designers pulled out all the stops for the 2014 project
"owned by the founder of the city’s Madison Hotel, Marshall B. Coyne. Its three levels... soapbox. (By the way, I'm a size 8...only overweight by Hollywood standards...I've just... this 8 photo with bookcase installed in right for me height. Because of back broblems... wowed by the Inside Out bookcase, certainly, and the color on the butlery cabinets... where by "healthy" we ACTUALLY MEAN HAVING GOOD HEALTH - including not getting e..."