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Design It Like a Man: Tips for Single Guys Planning a Bedroom
What guys should consider — aside from the Xbox — to design a bedroom that's comfortable, stylish and accommodating
"consider — aside from the Xbox — to design a bedroom that's comfortable, stylish and... comes to design. Being a man, I’m particularly on the lookout for styles that appeal... comes to design. (These similarities are easier to spot with single guys, because the... bedroom design. A common theme is NO FOOTBOARD. Guys don't want 'em Good lord, that... timely! designing a bachelor pad now and hotel stay is definitely the key factor in..."
Outdoor Style: Creative Ways With Classic Concrete
Have you cast concrete aside as being too dull or crack-prone? Learn about new design options along with the basics of using it outside
"concrete aside as being too dull or crack-prone? Learn about new design options along... dull, its design potential for paths, patios, walls and other features is almost limitless... basic design. Limitations. Concrete has a tendency to crack due to expansion and... of the design. Here dry-laid concrete pavers provide ribbons of interest within 6-inch... gardens. Design OptionsTexture. Concrete paving is often given a surface treatment to..."
Design Practice: Start-up Costs for Architects and Designers
How much cash does it take to open a design company? When you use free tools and services, it’s less than you might think
"open a design company? When you use free tools and services, it’s less than you might... may be designing to win a design award and not designing what THEY want designed.... never design to win a design award. If, when the design is complete, it qualifies... with? Design awards: We won many design awards over the years. No client ever... agree. Design is a me, mine, me business and a portfolio, no matter how extensive..."
Arbor Day Applause: Iconic Los Angeles Trees
Step aside, palm trees. California's native trees offer landscapes a huge variety of styles, personas and foliage
Sales Secrets for Interior Designers
Pro to pro: Learn 3 proven techniques to please clients and increase revenues, developed by a designer with 40 years of success
"developed by a designer with 40 years of success... interior design: three as sole proprietor of my own successful design studio, and one... As design professionals, we all wince at the suggestion that we are salespeople.... interior designers. Sorry, folks, we are salespeople — except instead of selling widgets... interior design?” That’s an excellent question, so let me share my credentials. I have... interior designer in the world for a major American furniture retailer. How do I define..."
8 Ideas From Celebrated Garden Designers
"cated designs from the 2012 Chelsea Flower Show can inspire your own garden escape... London. Aside from its showcase of new plant varieties and various furniture and o... created by designers from all over the world. I made the trek across the pond this year... Great designs from great designers, totally awesome!... space designed by John Warland and Sim Flemons. The materials's corrugated texture... garden design. This garden by Arne Maynard effectively uses pleached hedges to create..."
7 Renaissance Design Features Right at Home Today
Your home may be taking design cues from the Medicis, from a single silk pillow to a sky-high ceiling over that four-poster bed
"taking design cues from the Medicis, from a single silk pillow to a sky-high ceiling... pushed aside for major changes in art, architecture and interior design. Mainly affecting... ideas in design. What goes around comes around, and you can see from these examples... people to design, but with complaint is not design, it is simply, a waste of everyone's... about design, I was merely pointing out drawbacks to design - I believe that is called..."
Design Workshop: Explore the Magical In-Between Spaces
Create new experiences inside and out by separating your main house from the guest suite, workshop or pool house
"climatology aside, much of the appeal of separated structures today lies in the variety... approaches to designing the mechanical systems for separated structures are usually very... having designed a few of these compounds, there are two basic approaches. The first... with my designer. We're looking at adding on an exercise space (with south facing... unify design elements, it's a win-win. Here, the wood planks used on the garage..."
Houzz Tour: Design Harmony for an Animal Rescue Ranch
Once dark and slapped together, this Malibu home now has balance and connection while keeping its jeans-and-boots comfort
"interior designer Suzan Fellman. "[They] put their own lives completely aside for them... scale; it's design that is not precious and will stand rock solid for the next 30 years... Noir! To design like this is a real gift. I love the horseshoe coat hooks. It could... lovely design. Bless the ownwers !!!!! Maybe the best thing I've ever seen on houzz... renovation designed to suit their lifestyle, well done.. The goats do this naturally--maybe..."
Readers' Choice: Most Popular Design Details of 2010
Mosaic Tile Designs That’ll Thrill You to Bits
Whether you go for simple stones or imaginative expressions, a mosaic can turn any surface into a work of art
"spaces. Aside from its inherent durability, mosaic tile is extremely versatile. Just... of the designs for the tile work and ingenuity that went into them. I'm blown away... generated designs is fascinating. Urban Oasis, Your street numbers are lovely. They... scale and design. Absolutely splendid. Ben - nice tile mosaics. We've gone plaid with... Mosaic tile designs can contain as much or as little colour, texture, light and shape as..."
Design Details: 12 Ways to Sneak the Most Out of Your Space
California Law: License to Practice Interior Design?
A proposed bill that would require a license to practice interior design in California has Houzzers talking. Where do you stand?
"interior design in California has Houzzers talking. Where do you stand?... interior design." *To be eligible, one would need to obtain an interior design degree... interior designer. However, to use the title "Certified Interior Designer," an individual... interior design." The bill is set for an April committee hearing and would become part... *Interior designers would be required to pass the NCIDQ exam. *The bill would make practicing..."
Designers Get Creative in a D.C. Show House
With a historic home as a canvas and a worthy cause as an incentive, designers pulled out all the stops for the 2014 project
"incentive, designers pulled out all the stops for the 2014 project... 2014 DC Design House was built in 1929 and originally owned by the founder of the city’s... participating designers. The show house is a fundraiser for the Children’s National Health... Fantastic design ideas and a worthy cause — what more could you ask for? Come along as... 2014 DC Design House info: April 13 to May 11, 2014; Saturdays and Sundays, noon to..."
My Houzz: Universal Design Helps an 8-Year-Old Feel at Home
An innovative sensory room, wide doors and hallways, and other thoughtful design moves make this Canadian home work for the whole family
"thoughtful design moves make this Canadian home work for the whole family... needed to design a functional, comfortable space that would work well for him for years... Carter Home Designs and an occupational therapist from Janeway Children's Health and R... universal design--merely that this house is designed for this family. As to the raised... these designs--this family designed this house for THEIR needs; not for others with..."