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My Houzz: 2 Generations Unite in an Oregon Craftsman
For the love of a little boy (and a few chickens), a resourceful family creates a multigenerational home infused with graciousness
"Edison, 3; and Brian's parents, Marty and Gary Pennock Size: 2,900 square feet; 4 bedrooms... either side of the fireplace and the built-in dining hutch. I think a blue-grey tone... shower, new vanity, mirror, lights, comfort height toilet, rerouting the plumbing, upgrading... which I'd love to see an article on. I'd also love to see monolithic domes discussed... metal siding give this space a wonderful rustic feel. The new double sinks from Ikea..."
Storage Shortage? Make an Industrial-Style Shelving Unit
Outfit your kitchen, basement or garage with handy new shelves to help keep your stuff neat and within reach
"shelving unit that matches the other open shelving there. So together with my dad, we... wheeled unit brings added storage to complement the industrial-farmhouse style of our... to the side) when you move the unit? 3/4 inch screws aren't enough, and after a while... corner unit and a desk I would love to replace by making one solid unit like this... Lovely. I'd like to make such a shelving unit for my office but we can barely hang a..."
Houzz Tour: 2 Prewar Condo Units Merge in Manhattan
Add a studio to an existing condo and what do you get? A modern loft-like home with an open feeling and an abundance of light
"cious units are hard to come by in prewar Manhattan condo buildings, where walls... of this unit transformed their 1,400-square-foot condo by combining it with a neighboring... condo units & renovating. 2,000 sq ft is a large space at Manhattan prices! It was... think it'd be very relaxing to stare up at those while in a soak! Wonderful. Love the... but I'd love to see the master bath. Curious to know the cost of buying those 2 condo..."
Who Needs 3-D Design? 5 Reasons You Do
Whether you're remodeling or building new, 3-D renderings can help you save money and get exactly what you want on your home project
"building new, 3-D renderings can help you save money and get exactly what you want on your... more for 3-D; they either have it or they don't. Here are five reasons 3-D design can... drawings and 3-D presentations. Three-D design is becoming an industry standard, and finding... it in 3-D. Rather than your having rely on imagination to see if the bathroom door... kitchen, 3-D allows you to virtually walk through your home before even approving any..."
My Houzz: A Big, Empty Box Becomes a Mod Live-Work Space
New and old furnishings plus books and artwork make this spacious unit homey, while the photography studio has its eye on business
"spacious unit homey, while the photography studio has its eye on business... wanted in a 3,300-square-foot unit that’s part of a live-work community in Oakland once... Size: 3,300 square feet (about 307 square meters); 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms Year built:... storage units in the loft are exactly what I have, and for the same reason - functional... Ronbow vanity in our powder room and the quality is excellent! What brilliant spaces..."
Houzz Tour: A New Chapter for a Storied Chicago Building
Al Capone may have once run the joint, but this top-floor unit had lost its character — until an interior designer moved in
"top-floor unit had lost its character — until an interior designer moved in... top-floor unit had been occupied by the same man for the previous 20 years, and he did... Washington, D.C., and New York City; but when she moved to Chicago, it was with the intention... the back side of a chair and items on the coffee table. How is that useful when I want... identical side table by my bedside and no drawers mean my kindle, reading glasses, water..."
Houzz Tour: 12 Years of Tinkering Produce an Amazingly Artful Loft
Major DIY efforts turn 3 units in a former Portland factory into a single home brimming with personality
"efforts turn 3 units in a former Portland factory into a single home brimming with personality... separate units of her building into one cohesive home. She had a hand in every aspect... lounge. I'd get a comfy sofa and a mattress and keep the rest exactly the same. (Oh,... picture #3 to the right, is that a fireplace screen on a wall track? Interesting industrial... one I'd go to just for the chats about reno work! (along with official allergist..."
My Houzz: Parisian Flair in Chicago
"high-rise unit gets a sleek facelift, with top notes of vintage French chic... entire unit, and every room has a view of either Lake Michigan or the Chicago River... feet; 3 bedrooms; 3 bathrooms That's interesting: Guo set up a mock photo booth and... built in unit and leave the main living space for social engagement and entertaining... Hang your d*%$ mirrors. It's dangerous and your housecleaner can't get behind them. Laurel..."
My Houzz: Tropical Modern Casitas Perch in the Nicaraguan Hills
Efficient and tranquil, two small units on a sprawling compound have panoramic views and earth-friendly features
"small units on a sprawling compound have panoramic views and earth-friendly features... other 3. As part of the housing community, he built two twin casitas (small houses)... think I'd just have a yard that I didn't need to water. I'll take one! After living... two-bedroom unit with the blue window trim. The other unit is primarily a rental property... from the side metal paneling. The detail also provides shade and a dab of color to the..."
Microunits Are Coming to NYC. See the Winning Design
Say goodbye to only arm-and-a-leg Manhattan rents. This plan for small prefab units opens the door to more affordable housing
"prefab units opens the door to more affordable housing... (number of units per lot), making it impossible to build small units for singles and couples... Micro-Unit--- I would LOVE to live there! :D In Manhattan, in a cozy apartment! If... 900sq ft, 3 bedroom, 1 & 1/2 bath unit, we couldn't get the builder to make the 1/2 bath... The units are about 270SF but feel surprisingly spacious. Burton Architecture -... modular units. Doesn't that hallway next to the bathroom and kitchen seem like a waste..."
5 Ways to Hide That Big Air Conditioner in Your Yard
"boxy A/C unit. Here’s how to put it out of sight and out of mind... conditioning unit so you won’t even know it’s there. Here’s how to keep your cool.... the AC units from the street side of the house (ugly) to the side/shade/hidden side... on the sides of the unit (back of the unit is pretty much against the house) for air... above unit. Most new units are not loud like the older units. Also I put rubber Blocks..."
Singular Double-Vanity Bathrooms
Double sinks, Jack and Jills, his and hers ... whatever you call them, double vanities add luxury to any bathroom
"double vanities add luxury to any bathroom... double vanity, you're in luck. Here are some ideas to get you started in picking the... double vanity in our bath.....nothing like having your own space! Actually, in the... sit-down vanity between the double sinks. Love to be able to sit while blow-drying... makeup vanity area at the end of my Master Bath counter in my ski lodge. Also, I prefer... double vanities are? We have 8 feet of space but have a 1.5 foot window in the middle..."
Bathroom Trends: Floating Vanities
"floating vanities this week. First in the interview with ZeroEnergy Design. Second when... choices vanity top? You do not need side walls to install a cantilevered vanity, as... floating vanities. If there is only one side wall to attach to, do it limit the choices... floating vanity and a large mirror, or two separate floating vanities and two separate... with a vanity....so the floating vanity solves the issue, and of course is easy to..."
Kitchen Counters: Stainless Steel, the Chefs' Choice
Professional-grade strength and shining beauty unite in classic stainless steel countertops for the kitchen
"beauty unite in classic stainless steel countertops for the kitchen... on the side of the kitchen where I do most of the work.On the other side I have glass... from our unit, and we have had several contractors tell us to cut it into smaller sections... inherited 3" thick granite counter tops with our loft. Unfortunately removing the... about 2-3x stone, but square footage is a poor way to estimate the cost since the real..."
Strategies to Create Color Flow Throughout a Home — a Case Study
Unite your indoor and outdoor rooms with a consistent color palette, for cohesion and a polished look
"Unite your indoor and outdoor rooms with a consistent color palette, for cohesion... the 4th side is wide open to a windowed area. Too matchy matchy for me....I like the... cohesive unit. Maybe you can try it out in your great room and see if you like it :)... hideous 3D metallic grape relief winding around the upper walls of our dining room... room, 3rd floor teen hang-out, backyard), not to mention the subtle, but pervasive..."