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Plan Your Patio at Summer's End? Yes!
Score fabulous deals for your deck, garden or patio and put your summer experience to good use in upgrading for the future
"deals for your deck, garden or patio and put your summer experience to good use in upgrading... now: *Your outdoor spaces are fresh in your mind. You've been using that deck for... nuances of your space fresh in your head, you can make smart decisions that will work... reevaluate your deck or patio for a little upgrade. Two fabulous reasons to start planning... even for your pool or ground Any image, any size http://www.AliciaTappDesigns.com..."
How to Plan Your Kitchen Storage for Maximum Efficiency
Three architects lay out guidelines for useful and efficient storage that can still leave your kitchen feeling open
"you want your new kitchen to look like, planning cabinetry is quite a feat. How much... Whether you're planning a remodel or just need to reorganize, you can eliminate some... making your new kitchen feel even smaller than the original? What needs to be stored... @joyful_lady, Your kitchen plans sound fabulous! Planning your storage accessories into your... your kitchen plan from the get go will help you maximize your kitchen’s functionality..."
Kitchen Workbook: Plan Your Space Like a Pro
Good design may be more critical in the kitchen than in any other room in the home. These tips can help make your design a successful one
"help make your design a successful one... it was planned. It took them years to get over their initial design plan and be willing... space-planning and schematic design phase is the most important part of any kitchen... space plan and flow are critical. Anyone who has tried working in a poorly designed... schematic plan and get preliminary estimates on construction costs. This is a great way... to keep your eye on the budget while you finalize the design. The alternative is..."
Kitchen Workbook: Planning Your Remodel's Scope of Work
Help prevent budget overruns and other unwanted surprises by realistically determining the extent of your kitchen remodel. Here's how
"extent of your kitchen remodel. Here's how... Planning a kitchen remodel includes finding your style, searching for a professional... work and your budget. This ideabook focuses on that last element. Scope of work is... Are you planning an addition or do you want to move the kitchen entirely, for example... Start with your wish list and budget, then decide the scope of work.... maximize your wish list while remaining within your financial constraints. A good design..."
Love Your Living Room: Make a Design Plan
Create a living room you and your guests will really enjoy spending time in by first setting up the right layout
"you and your guests will really enjoy spending time in by first setting up the right... a firm plan for your living room's design and layout, and you will be on your way... homes. If your living room has no real flow, or you are not maximizing the area to its... reflects your style and personality, but offers others a warm welcome too.... Love your room, Benjamin! Especially your little pooch--he looks like mine, a white..."
Ten Tips for Planning Your Modern Landscape
"about your modern landscape, ideally one should start the site planning before even... goes. If your house was built by a good architect, they already planned a lot of sweet... look like your vision right away. Look up how tall and wide your plants will grow and... What are your views? Where are the access points to the outdoors? Think about how to... approach your home. Will they be covered? Will they be skipping up stepping stones or..."
Styling Your Bedroom: The Corner Bed Floor Plan
"floor plan difficult? Before you pull out your hair, consider the corner bed style... bedroom in your home feature window placements, architectural detail or size limitations... answer you’re looking for. Take a look at how a few Houzzers made the corner bed look... Backdrop for Your BedFloat Your Bed for a Great New Look Another option is pushing both... floor plan. From contrasting colors to scrumptious linens to lacquered finishes,..."
How to Plan Your Kitchen's Layout
Get your kitchen in shape to fit your appliances, cooking needs and lifestyle with these resources for choosing a layout style
"Get your kitchen in shape to fit your appliances, cooking needs and lifestyle with... n for your kitchen remodel, or even help you learn how to make your current layout... use for your kitchen is almost like learning to speak a new language. Luckily, Houzz's... might suit your house and the way you like to cook.... kitchen plan shapes facilitate these options more efficiently than other plan shapes... e the plan type of kitchen they think will serve them best (unless they are designing..."
Convert Your Tub Space to a Shower — the Planning Phase
"swapping your tub for a sleek new shower: Get all the remodel details down on paper... check your local authority when you are planning your reno...15" may not be sufficient... contact your local building department before planning your bathroom remodel. Warning:... posted on your plan. @ Laurel - If your washroom is dated you might try approaching... build your shower. If you need to take out a tub for your Mom or Dad. Maybe your..."
Plan for Summer: Protect Your Family With a Safe Pool
"help keep your pool area accident-free... you keep your family safe, I made a list of ideas you can implement in your pool's design... evaluate your pool and have it ready for the bright days of summer. Every year, a large... When your children are playing in or around the pool, be extremely vigilant, don't... vacation in your home. Making it a safe environment for your family naturally takes priority... preventing your family from slipping around the pool is by keeping grass around it. The..."
Space Planning Your Way to a Cozy Living Room
"consider when planning the layout of your room: 1. Create seating arrangements that can... lighting into your plan. A dark room is a depressing room.... Space planning can be difficult; due to all of the factors that must be considered... chair. If your space is tight, you can cheat a little and go with 15" -- but not less... excellent plans for arranging furniture, some of the couches in the photos are really... scour your local antique/vintage shops, charity consignment shops, or good old Craigslist..."
Houzz Planning: How to Choose Your Bedroom Lighting
"else, your bedroom should be your sanctuary. At the end of a long work day, there... top of your fluffy duvet, sink into a comfy chair, and snuggle under the covers to... to let your stress slip away. The atmosphere needs to be just right! However, today's... ty of your space, 3) how much lighting will be needed in each part of the room, 4)... reading your other comments that tact isn't your thing, but how about giving it a try;..."
Plan Your Home Remodel: The Interior Renovation Phase
Renovation Diary, Part 4: Peek in as the team opens a '70s ranch home to a water view, experiments with paint and chooses tile
"drew the plans and started construction. The author is the project architect. In the... /list/Plan-Your-Home-Remodel--The-Construction-Phase I am riveted! I cant wait to... enjoyed your latest pictures. Looking forward to your next posting. Photos are done... updated on your progress. Really interesting, helpful and informative - thanks! I agree... for what you're thinking about. Any budget that I would give you would be such a wide..."
Lay Out Your Living Room: Floor Plan Ideas for Rooms Small to Large
Take the guesswork — and backbreaking experimenting — out of furniture arranging with these living room layout concepts
"floor plans that not only look great, but take full advantage of the rooms' architectural... to make your TV the focal point of your room even if you need to have a TV in your... Love your work. @Tricia Newman...I personally like what you've done with your space... you for your input. Charmean Neithart Hi docilana. Try to post a picture of your... Love your sense of humor about your house. I found an old gem of a house in similar..."
Planning Time: Get Your Garden Started With Seeds
"perennials or your family’s favorite tomato variety, and fill your home with summery greens... start your seedlings too early, you may find yourself with plants that are ready... choice is yours. If you’re reusing containers to start seeds, scrub them thoroughly,... your seedlings according to the instructions on your seed packet. If you don’t have... how big your original containers were and how large your plants are growing, you may..."