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Houzz Tour: High-End Luxury, Highest Ecofriendly Rating in California
Solar panels and energy savers let this posh LEED Platinum home produce as much energy as it consumes
"panels and energy savers let this posh LEED Platinum home produce as much energy as it... panels and energy-saving systems, this house can produce as much electricity as it consumes... love just about everything about this house and the outdoor space. I especially love... concern about the siding and decking was about the longevity of the wood siding and... private lot, energy-efficient, ocean views - what's not to love? Interesting Great house..."
City View: Dallas Design Corrals a Range of Styles
All antlers and cowhide? Hardly. See the real styles and trends, and the misconceptions, about design in this Lone Star State hub
"ions, about design in this Lone Star State hub... find out about design styles and trends in their city. I asked interior designers, bloggers... misconception about design in Dallas Interior designer Janelle Steinberg's response to number... misconception about design in Dallas is that it's one of two things: 1. big and glitzy, or... 2. all about rustic leather, wrought iron and nailheads. There is, of course, some..."
Houzz Tour: An Observatory Tops Off a Modern Home
Fantastic views even without a telescope, plus a fun surprise, star in this sustainable design for a Washington state family
"surprise, star in this sustainable design for a Washington state family... interested in energy efficiency and a sustainable, low-maintenance design. One of the clients... Size: About 3,800 square feet; 4 bedrooms, 3 1/2 baths Year built: 2008... Other energy-efficient elements include the use of insulated concrete form walls..."
My Houzz: A Smart-Home Jewel in Vancouver
Fully automated, wise about energy use and with ecofriendly features, this Canadian home has become a highlight of the neighborhood
"wise about energy use and with ecofriendly features, this Canadian home has become... reduced energy consumption and integrated the home’s entertainment, lighting, climate... in big energy savings. We can turn lights on and off, play music and change the channel... MooreSee more about smartening up your appliances Shiny Porcelanosa tiles mix with matte..."
Design Workshop: The Lowdown on Colossal Doors
Want to erase the boundary to the outdoors? Here’s what to know about materials, cost, energy efficiency and more
"to know about materials, cost, energy efficiency and more... excited about, the annual savings from cutting your energy bill by 40%-60% (depending... doors about a year ago. I can't tell you how wonderful it feels to move my 6'4" body... statement about cost that, "IF you have to ask, you probably can't afford it," is so... worried about the cleaning routine as we have them open most days all day ! We do have... improve energy efficiency in your home while also adding to the overall style and..."
Designer Sketch: Noel Cross
Hear about the California architect's new net-zero-energy home project and the first time a building brought him to tears
"Hear about the California architect's new net-zero-energy home project and the first... learn about a local green architect as it is so much easier to implement green strategies... net-zero-energy home in Los Altos Hills. It's a very modern (actually what I call "earthy... green and energy-saving feature we could think of. It will be close to net zero energy... thing about home design, it would be …Make tract-house developers use really good..."
Host a Laid-Back Girls’ Night in Your Own Backyard
"money or energy to plan an excursion? Bringing interior design elements outside for... worry about getting the campfire smell out of your clothes and other linens. Check... little star lights. What a delightful way to spend the evening! Can I come next... @victoran: How about a good old fashioned mosquito net? Ikea's Solig has a diameter of 150cm... under the star-lit tree. I brought my indoor-outdoor rug from the kitchen along with..."
My Houzz: Lake Views Lead a Luxury Vermont Home
An idyllic waterfront vista, an indoor sauna and a four-star game room keep wintertime cabin fever in check for two Russian expats
Budget Beach House: A Trailer Gets Ready for Summer Fun
"colors star in a creative approach to Jersey Shore living... run her about $2,000 to $2,500 per week, so she got creative.... to know about the walls of the front porch.. it stated it only takes about a hour to... everything about this. very clever design and use. and I love how she went back for the... thinking about something like this for my family's farm in the hills of Pennsylvania... make. How about painting the frame of the dachshund picture the same sunny yellow as..."
Armillary Spheres Set Rooms in Motion
Armi ... what? These classic astronomy models may have an unfamiliar name, but the energy and history they bring to rooms are unmistakable
"but the energy and history they bring to rooms are unmistakable... of the stars. Armillary spheres were also used as sundials, which is why many current... didn't know about it, and while I was showing him other sculpture projects as well as some... see more about outdoor sculpture and furniture design on my site: www.gonzalodesalas..."
How to Set Up a Kitchen Work Triangle
Efficiently designing the path connecting your sink, range and refrigerator can save time and energy in the kitchen
"time and energy in the kitchen... you're about to undertake a kitchen remodel, odds are you've heard a lot about the... time and energy. In simple terms, the kitchen work triangle connects the three main... thanks. About the last picture, i think electrical appliances such as fridges should... think about Johnny Grey's take on the work triangle; maybe you could do a follow-up... unhappy about) and contracting my prep space by 3'. It's still not ideal, mainly because..."
White Appliances Find the Limelight
White is becoming a clear star across a broad range of kitchen styles and with all manner of appliances
"clear star across a broad range of kitchen styles and with all manner of appliances... Judgement? About what? I have no idea what you are talking about mamallama. I believe... worry about the white cabinets clashing with the white appliances. What about having... Like its energy rating. I have a white kitchen with white appliances and I love it.... don't know about y'all, but when I move, I take my fridge with me (unless due to some..."
Design Workshop: Windows to the Sky
"sunlight and stars with an architectural approach to skylights... forget about the mention of a star-gazing evening from bed. What a perfect bedroom... not only energy efficient but it sets the tone for the space. As the light travels and... are only energy efficient in very temperate climates. Everywhere else the low R-values... increased energy use. Natural light is paramount in any home! http://www.houzz.com/p..."
Frank Gehry Helps 'Make It Right' in New Orleans
Hurricane Katrina survivors get a colorful, environmentally friendly duplex, courtesy of a starchitect and a star
"Pitt's star power and Frank Gehry's belief in Pitt's Make It Right foundation, Louisiana... colours, energy efficient, lots of light and a covered rooftop terrace but it looks... How about floor plans? Could I ask for your feedback regarding fiber cement siding... concerned about the durability of this option. I know this is a technique widely used... to like about this house. Love the interior. Love the two-sided paint. But I have to..."
My Houzz: A Basketball Court, a Rooftop Kitchen and More in Manhattan
"by the stars of ‘9 by Design’ puts the focus on family, work and fun... colour and energy. @ fabriceleroy - yes, there are people in N America called "Five."... so much about this! The outdoor kitchen is fantastic. Love Team Novogratz. Becky Harris... thing about the Hadid desk! I shutter to think how they got it out of there! Wouldn't... everything about this house and this family, including the fact they have 7 children and..."