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Houzz Tour: Turning a ’50s Ranch Into a Craftsman Bungalow
With a new second story and remodeled rooms, this Maryland home has plenty of space for family and friends
"With a new second story and remodeled rooms, this Maryland home has plenty of space... bungalow with a second story tucked into pop-up dormers. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here:... at that in-between age. Some of their kids were leaving the nest, but the O’Bryans... move into a retirement community. If anything, they wanted more space — so they could... concerned that a second-story addition might tower over the neighbors and feel out of scale..."
A Place For Your Seat: Using Chairs in Home Design
"centerpiece of a room rather than languishing quietly in the shadow of other furniture. Choosing... colored in a way that makes them attractive to the eye. A chair could be just a seat... Furniture can make or break the design of a room. Most of us realize this and do... do a great job of focusing on the selection of certain big items of furniture. We carefully... of our rooms. However, many of us neglect to consider chairs in our home design...."
Houzz Tour: Going Against the Grain in a Missouri Silo
"e how a creative couple turned a metal grain bin into a most unusual container for... — he’s a product and furniture designer; she’s a photographer and an interior designer... story. In the unfolding building tale, we’ll show you how they took a standard farm... Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Mark and Kelli McDowell Location: Springfield, Missouri... farmland in Springfield, Missouri, we covered it. But that was only the first chapter..."
Inside Houzz: Setting a Midcentury Mood in Portland
Wanting to keep their home’s 1950s vibe but lose the outdated functionality, a couple finds help on Houzz
"functionality, a couple finds help on Houzz... 1950s home in Portland, Oregon, reorienting the living room and adding a couple of bedrooms... midcentury furniture was a great sign as well,” says Robert. “Once we made the decision... bedrooms and a bathroom. “We generated ideas old-school, from magazines and books, and simply... year, a neighbor introduced them to Houzz. “Originally we signed up just to collect..."
13 Strategies for Making a Large Room Feel Comfortable
"Whether you live in a loft, have a living room with extremely high ceilings or simply have... pine for a larger space when you are living in a teensy one, but big rooms present some... have a lot of space to fill, these 13 ideas can help you make your room feel balanced... dining room, living room, study/office etc... meant rooms went unused in our family... I have a huge living room with a high ceiling, a stone fireplace that uses one entire..."
My Houzz: A 1904 Georgian Colonial Gets a Personal Stamp
Art with a sense of humor rubs elbows with 17th-century features in a 7-bedroom home in a tony Silicon Valley neighborhood
"with a sense of humor rubs elbows with 17th-century features in a 7-bedroom home... home in a tony Silicon Valley neighborhood... in Hillsborough, California: a Georgian colonial–style house built in 1904. Pettigrew... owners had lived in the house for 35 years with their seven children, and extensive r... installed a home automation system custom designed by Kaplan, a Silicon Valley scientist... In 2000 Michelle Pettigrew and Jerry Kaplan bought one of the oldest properties in..."
Houzz Tour: A Rare Tiny-Home Specimen in Sweden
"With a reptilian skin and unusual architecture, this small home focuses on nature... Used as a weekend and summer home by a couple who live in an apartment in Gothenburg... making a statement with this house: If you design a space well, it doesn't need to... house has a working kitchen, an outdoor shower and an outhouse nearby, in addition to... winter living. "This house was not designed to be a small house for two people; it..."
Is It a Gyroscope or Sculpture? Nope, It’s a Chair
With an inner ring that rotates 360 degrees, this student-designed seat is positioned to turn some heads
"functionality in a single piece, and very reasonably priced for such a piece! Oh, the... I want a couple of smaller (but not too small) ones for the family/party room in the... I am a hammock lover and a starry sky watcher. This is a perfect piece of art!!... our hill in Texas..in a spot to catch the sunset's & sunrises . Wow! This would withstand... have been in that cloud house in the Tom Cruise film. LOVE IT! Love it!! And it fits..."
My Houzz: Many Styles Meld Handsomely in a Vermont Countryside Home
With a traditional exterior, a contemporary interior and lots of Asian furniture, this home goes for the element of surprise
"With a traditional exterior, a contemporary interior and lots of Asian furniture... created a contemporary interior nugget in a shell of traditional architecture, which... and add furniture and artwork. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Michel Ciambra,... Ciambra owes a lot to Page McConnell, the longtime keyboardist for jam band Phish. No, the... owner of a financial advisory boutique — snatched it up. All he had to do was walk into..."
Houzz Tour: Legacy Lingers in a Historic Log Cabin
Built in 1809 and remodeled for today, this Georgia cabin has both a history and a place in the lives of future generations
"and a place in the lives of future generations... Built in 1809 and remodeled for today, this Georgia cabin has both a history and... included a new staircase, a large eat-in kitchen, a master suite, a guest suite and... and a music room. They needed a garage and wanted a deck off the back of the house,... When a woman spied a tiny ad in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution that read, "Log... built in 1809 in Jasper, Georgia, just a few miles away from the couple's site in..."
My Houzz: Color Hits the Spot in a White-on-White Scheme
"t red furniture strikes a dramatic pose against snowy walls and floors in a Montreal... works in business development — were already in the process of buying a heritage... to buy a home in Montreal, they wanted something with character, and they weren’t... to put in the effort to make it theirs. So although the couple — she’s a design student;... space into a custom-tailored home befitting their creative lifestyle. Houzz at a Glance..."
Inside Houzz: Starting From Scratch in a Manhattan Apartment
Even no silverware was no sweat for a Houzz pro designer, who helped a globe-trotting consultant get a fresh design start
"sweat for a Houzz pro designer, who helped a globe-trotting consultant get a fresh design... clothes and a mattress. With only a handful of months until he moved in, Schiff needed... collected arrangement fit with his lifestyle as a globe-trotting, New York City–based management... move into a new one-bedroom apartment in Manhattan’s Greenwich Village neighborhood,... accumulating furniture and accessories since college, he didn’t feel like the collected..."
My Houzz: Casual Comfort in a London Victorian
"fussy furniture and a simple palette give a renovated home for 6 an air of ease... is now in gorgeous condition, with a casual aesthetic that comes courtesy of secondhand... Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Michael and Courtney Adamo and their children, Easton... it was in terrible condition. Water leaked into the house when it rained. Ivy was... on to live in such a charming home. I love the windows in the first picture! One..."
Houzz Tour: A Luxurious Log Home in the Canadian Mountains
Live-edge wood and other details reflect nature's gifts in a spacious family getaway nestled in the Canada's Okanagan Valley
"Live-edge wood and other details reflect nature's gifts in a spacious family getaway... nestled in the Canada's Okanagan Valley... getaway in Canada's Okanagan Valley plays host to a vacationing family that loves the... landscape in each and every room. "We pulled our inspiration from nature," Fisher says... "With such a beautiful landscape, it was hard not to." Houzz at a Glance Who vacations... everything a family could need and more, while highlighting the stunning views and rustic..."
My Houzz: Collective Spirit in a Boho Bungalow
Ethnic textiles, vintage furniture and vignettes galore show a Dallas stylist's hunter-gatherer side at its best
"vintage furniture and vignettes galore show a Dallas stylist's hunter-gatherer side... housed in her 1916 bungalow, which she purchased in 2008. At that time it was in a state... still a work in progress, but Morse has never regretted her decision to buy a century-old... Morse is a collector at heart. "I began collecting as a child, my first collection being... Comstock in A Girl of the Limberlost, who spends her days gathering feathers, moths..."