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328 Urban Environment Ideabooks
On Trend: Bold and Black Exterior House Color
"and ooze urban cool? The answer is to paint it all black, like edgy designers and real... home, the urban environmant and the planet hotter. Which means everyone will waste more... re. the environment. Being of African decent my skin is black, Do you think I am... greened urban/suburban future. On the other hand, I'd like to work solar panels into..."
House-Hunting Help: If You Could Pick Your Home Style ...
Love an open layout? Steer clear of Victorians. Hate stairs? Sidle up to a ranch. Whatever home you're looking for, this guide can help
"on an urban, a suburban or a rural community. Even specific neighborhoods within... the many environs and cultures. Although, I am partial to the Cape Cod - sand, sea,... This urban housing style takes on a different look depending on the city, from the... to the environment are solid reasons to choose a green home — plus, green features..."
Houzz Tour: Country Meets Contemporary in a Michigan Getaway
Soothing neutrals, casual furnishings and nearby Lake Michigan offer a Chicago couple and their guests a respite from city chaos
Roots of Style: Ranch Architecture Roams Across the U.S.
Great remodeling potential and generously spaced sites make ranch homes ever popular. Is one of the many variations right for you?
6 Innovative New Japanese Houses
New book, "How to Make a Japanese House,' celebrates rampant innovations in design for tight quarters
"dense urban settings. A new book called How to Make a Japanese House, by Cathelijne... very anti-environment. Finally, where does a 6,000 sq. ft. home fit in to the limited... of an urban context." The architect also refers to shakkei, or borrowed scenery as... in the urban void. Project: HojoLocation: TokyoYear built: 2009Architects: Akira Yoneda..."
Houzz Tour: Creative Cabin on The Water
My Houzz: Industrial-Edged Chic in Rotterdam
Roots of Style: Georgian Homes Offer Familiarity Through the Ages
Americans have been embracing this interpretation of classical architecture since the 1700s. Does your home show off any Georgian details?
Keep Your Big Windows — and Save Birds Too
Reduce bird strikes on windows with everything from architectural solutions to a new high-tech glass from Germany
Houzz Tour: An Eichler Remodel Spawns a Design Career
The Gable Goes Mobile, Micro and Mod
Room of the Day: Editing and Evolving in Philadelphia
With just the best pieces and a new transitional style, this living room suits its owners’ tastes today
Considering Renting to Vacationers? Read This First
More people are redesigning their homes for the short-term-rental boom. Here are 3 examples — and what to consider before joining in
Generate Buzz as a Beekeeper
Fresh honey and happy flowers are just two of the perks of a backyard beehive. These 5 guidelines will help you get started
"hindrance to urban beekeepers, Reed says. "Bees are incredibly efficient and resilient;... interest by urban and suburban dwellers to raise chickens and have apiaries.But before... being an urban backyard beekeeper. I have been fortunate to find an experienced and... your home environment.Once you've determined that beekeeping is legal in your area and... Great Urban GardensHow to Grow Your Own Edible Garden3 Fuss-Free Ways to Garden..."
My Houzz: A 1950s Bungalow Grows Up and Greens Out
Beauty and energy efficiency go hand in hand in this expanded and renovated Massachusetts forest home
"Consilium Urban Design and Architecture Location: Sudbury, Massachusetts Size: 2,700... in an urban setting. How sad. Great job in making a beautiful new space!! Loved... Sustainable Urbanism and run a program called CIAO! (Center for Introduction to Architecture... built environment to reduce the man-made impact," Robert says. "We did this by building..."