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Houzz Tour: Craning Toward the View in Seattle
"How about the feel of the neighborhood and, especially, the neighbors? Sigh. I'm... is all about change, evolution, and cross-pollination - "appropriate" is an "appropriate"... concerned about the neighbors not liking it," Van de Velde says of their perfect house/odd... crazy about the views. Feels like all this work has been done to provide a view into... Everything about it. Its certainly a unique house. I wonder how it does 'sit' with the..."
Architectural Photography: Composition is Key
"don't know about you, but I am NOT a good photographer. Now for every 50 pictures I take... fancy photography lights, natural light is best. 2. Make sure to style a space... It's all about the composition. In fact, I'm impressed by every shot below because of... a lot about the owner of a house for sale and about the broker who put it on the... the same about the zebra. If it's real I hope it died of old age! Hi Becky! I agree..."
Attract Home Buyers Easily With Great Photography
Show your home's best face in real estate listing photos to have potential buyers knocking down your door
"listing photography. No matter how fabulous your home is, it won't sell if the listing... professional photography for each of our listings. Stunning photography is key for maximum... staging is about optimizing the property you have to sell, not about decorating your home... times it's about removing objections (that a buyer might have about a space) with buyers... staging is about. Did you know that if you ask people to estimate the square footage..."
How to Compose Your Shot for Stunning Home Photography
A photo pro shares secrets like camera height, lighting and lens type for creating images that do your home justice
"While photography is certainly subjective, some views are usually more pleasing than... excellent tips about photographing interiors. Honored to have been included in your image... Wonderful photography tips. Thank you. Excellent article and photographs. Very useful... article about how to photograph tiny rooms, such as bathrooms. To add warmth to an... into room photography. Thank you! martinmiddelmark's poem made me wonder at first if..."
Design Photography: When the Fog Rolls In
Inspirations: Landscape Photography
"ideabook about an interior detail, a way that makes things easier to live, or new design... and am about to complement my passion of design and photography, with studies in... think about lately! Thankyou Becky for sharing these shots...they're just beautiful... story about the built work and its relationship to the desert mountain landscape..."
Design Photography: Let's Get Symmetrical
"mirrored about an axis can still be found, but they are not as common these days, stemming... think about it, a face with some imperfections is much more interesting, isn't it... rest is about scale and balance. As always, interesting idea book. I think symmetry... symmetry about the large window, but the walls on either side are anything but the same... something about the photo that is kinda eerie. I think the symmetry heightens that sensation..."
Design Photography: Hey, Where's the Furniture?
Guessing Game: What Might Our Living Rooms Say About Us?
Take a shot on your own or go straight to just-for-fun speculations about whose homes these could be
"speculations about whose homes these could be... a lot about them. We don't want to jump to conclusions or judge a book by its cover... something about us. We want them to be comfortable and functional, yes. But when it comes... things about my family: We have kids, we read a lot, we travel, we're busy and not... anything about them (including their location). So I could be very wrong on all accounts... room say about me? Well what does it say about the life I used to have or the life..."
New Ways to Think About All That Mulch in the Garden
Before you go making a mountain out of a mulch hill, learn the facts about what your plants and soil really want
"facts about what your plants and soil really want... think about staggering those plants? How about a more curved bed? Maybe that miscanthus... talking about it now, like I’m some sort of landscape backseat driving jerk for even... to you about why wood mulch can be both great and, well, not very great at all — and... says about most anything gardening (though I do disagree with her about ecological... the bit about mulch volcanoes. They are so unattractive and unhealthy for the poor..."
Houzz Call: Tell Us About Your First Kitchen
"to hear about your younger self’s cooking space... Writing about it makes me miss those days. But enough about me. With the next season... don’t miss about being a twentysomething is living in a twentysomething apartment: not... forgot about that. I was always terrified about a leak. One story I remember was... tell you about the one I have right now... The previous owners decided to upgrade about... details about the appliances. But there was a built in hutch with two large, deep drawers..."
Houzz Call: Tell Us About Your Dream House
"talking about the practical stuff, like new hardwood floors or kitchen counters. I'm... talking about your ultimate home fantasies. They may or may not be feasible, they might... Tell us about your dream house. What does it look like? Share your thoughts in the... coming down about 10 inches. So it's sorta like you're in a valley of snow at night. Bowl... thought about this at all!! xx J The location of my dream house would be in the north..."
What's LEED All About, Anyway?
If you're looking for a sustainable, energy-efficient home, look into LEED certification. Learn about the program and its rating system here
"Learn about the program and its rating system here... questions about certification are likely going to be, "What's in it for me? and "How... information about the true cost. I did not say anything about it being a waste of time... great about LEED is that it's a much more integrated approach to the environmental... LEED All About, Anyway? Sorry to say but it is primarily a yuppie marketing tool. I... thing about having a program like LEED, is that people (including builders) don't..."
Houzz Call: What Has Mom Taught You About Making a Home?
Whether your mother taught you to cook and clean or how to order takeout and let messes be, we'd like to hear about it
"taught you about creating a welcoming, functional home. Post a picture if you can. Your... the most about my mum was sitting in the kitchen and her telling me stories about her... winter about stuffing cute stockings and mailing them to my step-daughter & her roommie... the most about and let the small things slide. For her that means we use the kitchen... taught me about keeping a home by example -- regular maintenance, keeping things neat..."
Things You Need to Know About Buying a Sofa
Learn about foam versus feathers, seat depth, springs, fabric and more for a couch that'll work for years to come
"Learn about foam versus feathers, seat depth, springs, fabric and more for a couch... me are about the hardest piece of furniture to buy. In fact I had about given up hope... they were about sofas rather than decorators. They all look the same and 8 out of 11... concerned about comfort and durability, a well made sofa is a better choice in the long... above) is about all one could ask from an upholstered piece used with any frequency..."