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Design Dilemma: Where to Put the Flat-Screen TV?
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Beautiful Living Rooms Mix Comfort and Style
Get comfy without the frumpy with these ideas for making 7 living room styles feel welcoming and relaxing
Modern and Traditional Converge on Coveted Chicago Blocks
As newer structures replace old on a pair of desirable streets, architects are challenged with how best to bring in modern styles
"glow of light inside even on the cloudiest Chicago day but it is completely unwelcoming... addition and articulation of elements. The concrete-block box would be a forgettable (and... on the articulation of solid and void on the exterior, I can only guess at the complexity... and the articulation of perimeter walls in front of the house also recalls some of..."
Modern or Contemporary: What's the Difference?
"block, light color). Reading about Streamline Moderne, it seems to be a pleasant collision... exhibition articulated the ideals of modernism as a style, uniting buildings and architects... through the articulation of volumes, walls and windows. House L does it so well it looks... Architects articulates the horizontal wood planks in a manner that is contemporary: they..."
My Houzz: A Master’s Design Goes Green and Universal
Adapting $500 house plans in Pittsburgh leads to planned Platinum LEED certification and better accessibility for one of the owners
"beautiful, light-filled space! Any chance of seeing the floor plan? @nmshea - No baseboards... Is your lighting all CFL or LED, or a mixture thereof? How old is your HVAC? Do you... Lou says.Articulated ceilings were called for only in the entry and living room, but... Furniture and lighting from B&B Italia and Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams, and lighting... right.” Articulating the ceilings required attaching pieces to the rafters to bring..."
Explore Jim Olson's Art in Architecture
A new book celebrates a Northwest architect's ideas about space, perception, and the experience of living with nature
"allowing light to shine out from our buildings at night. Artificial light has a terrible... urban lighting is one of many ways we harm migrating birds. Yea, yea...I know some... enjoy the light show from buildings. I think this is a case of more harm than good.... captures light — be it sunlight or the artificial light from inside the museum — and... things out, articulating ideas through pencil marks on paper. He is not afraid of being..."
So Your Style Is: Transitional
This sophisticated look hits the sweet spot between traditional elegance and contemporary cool for harmony in your home
"perfectly articulated my style. I love classy rooms with clean lines and colored accents... Thanks for articulating it so well in words and images. Check out my bedroom and adjoining... windows shed light on subtle shading variations in the walls, upholstery and rug. Style... framed; lighting should have strong, clean lines. Be prepared: The less-is-more approach... and the light fixture to spark the mix. The simple Roman shade allows natural light..."
4 Things a Hurricane Teaches You About Good Design
When the power goes out, a home's design can be as important as packaged food and a hand-crank radio. See how from a firsthand account
"guiding lights. Bravo to you for living them: music to my ears and hopefully shelter... brought to light is that of overhead power lines. I have been screaming about their danger... systems (lights, HVAC, refrigeration, etc.), but looking at how a house works separate... and the lighting up of the room through the lightning, was a constant. Water splashed... house, articulated here as four lessons.1. Design with the sun. The orientation of..."
Houzz Tour: Let's Be Transparent Here
Expansive glass and a new floor plan celebrate a midcentury modern home's openness and connection to nature
"had a light terrazzo floor, so the white epoxy floor was a close fit. Nice to not... as for light). Cost? Fantastic transformation! Wow! Love it!!! Very cool - well done... plenty of light and nice design. The walls look sharp. A little too stark for me and... their articulation and the adjacent materials on the back exterior walls left much... additional light from the kitchen window over the sink. Before, the range hood and cabinets..."
Single-Sloped Roofs Ramp Up Modern Homes
Mirroring a steep site or used for architectural interest, sloped roofs create a connection with the landscape
"y for light and vista is very desirable. This style is easily one of our favorites... of the light, and reduce costs. Very cool houses. I like the clean modern lines of... interior lighting. At least the previous design by Thielsen has the bedroom in a wooded... bathroom some light and air, and a view of the other house in the development. Here is a... that is articulated with large windows, a sunshade and a clerestory window above. Moving..."
Home Design: Living La Vida Linear
A More Perfect Union: When Space and Materials Harmonize
"appliances, lighting etc. because he knows where the deals are. Saying that my brother... clearly articulate both design philosophy and practical application...thanks!... wonderful light forms onto the floor. The large volume manages to maintain a human scale... elements and light. Space is harmonious. Here a flat ceiling and vertical walls compose..."
Fashion Week Trends Your Home Will Wear Well
"knotty light fixtures. The macrame suggestion made me laugh, isn't it just all knitted... was well articulated, interesting. I got the idea. I agree Thanks so much you guys.... with light neutrals providing balance. Can it work in a room? Yes, but try baby... softened by light cream. Garish golds gave way to softer gold and champagne. ... in a range..."
Vernacular Design: Architecture's Regional Voices
See how local sites and materials create a language rooted to an area. Is your home part of the conversation?