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Houzz Tour: Firmly Planted Southern California Home
Clear garden views, turf-covered accessories and one very green outdoor room make this sunny home just right for a garden designer
"accents designed by Blas' company, Firmly Planted, lend a quirky touch to indoor and... product designer who has styled shoots for magazines, has a great eye for detail and... started designing products covered in faux turf when a feng shui teacher gave her some... face book Firmly Planted and www.firmly planted- all kinds of pictures going on there-... is the best. i would love to see photo's of what you have- that is the most important..."
Want the Best Results? Join Your Design Team
Take a leading role in your home project to help the process go more smoothly and get what you really want
"competent design team in place can make your project run smoothly, but only if you understand... validate the design and approaches with you multiple times before finalizing design decisions... paper design. Walk through how you function in that space and design it for how... second Designer and his firm were absolutely amazing. Rick McAlexander from Associated... Associated Designs in Eugene, OR took my graph paper design and explained that my lot..."
8 Things Interior Designers Want You to Know
Get the scoop on certifications, project scope, working from afar and more, from 2 Best of Houzz designers
"from 2 Best of Houzz designers... asked two Best of Houzz interior designers, Kate O’Hara of Martha O’Hara Interiors and... hiring an interior designer? Wondering if hiring a designer is right for you, or just... Schumacher Interiors, to share their insights. What do interior designers do? The popular... states, interior designers have design degrees and are also certified to offer additional... of an interior designer toting around fabric swatches and paint samples covers only..."
12 Questions Your Interior Designer Should Ask You
The best decorators aren’t dictators — and they’re not mind readers either. To understand your tastes, they need this essential info
"The best decorators aren’t dictators — and they’re not mind readers either. To understand... or an interior designer. What do you do next, other than anxiously chew your nails... nails? Designers are almost like psychiatrists, because they get to know some pretty... that any designer should discuss with you. And even if that doesn’t happen, this is... customers best interest. When I tried to hire an interior designer ( i interviewed several)..."
The Best of Houzz Badges for 2014 Are Up!
Easily see which pros earned top honors for designs and client satisfaction, so you can find the best one for your project
"honors for designs and client satisfaction, so you can find the best one for your project... architects, interior designers, contractors and other residential remodeling professionals... music. The Best of Houzz 2014 winners have been crowned. Want to know who came out on... for the Best of Houzz badges on professionals’ profiles to see some of the world’s... Frantz Interior Design is thrilled to receive our badge for Design. We love to bring..."
Are These the Best Houses in the World?
A new book celebrates some of the world's most innovative home designs — including some that push the boundaries of what's possible
"home designs — including some that push the boundaries of what's possible... the "best of what has been done anywhere in the world." While "best" is such a... Africa designed by two German artists. A seven-story concrete tower serving as a house... buildings; interiors for shopping, eating and drinking; landscapes; temporary buildings;... mainstream design, if ever at all.... of the designs covered. Maybe aberrant, eccentric, ... certainly not 'best'. It's..."
The 2013 Best of Houzz Badges Are Here!
Watch for profiles sporting this honor, which goes to professionals with the most popular design work and top ratings
"popular design work and top ratings... categories: Design and Customer Satisfaction. The Design winners are those with the most... awards Best of Houzz profile badges every year to the top home pros in the Houzz... popular designs in 2012. Customer Satisfaction honors are determined by a variety of... Jo Cook Interiors a BEST OF HOUZZ 2013 AWARD!!! Houzz.com is the best design site... thart-interiors-llc Congratulations to Charmean Neithart Interiors for Best of Houzz..."
The Best Design Shopping in Palm Springs
Don’t miss these insider-favorite design shops and a one-off warehouse sale if you’re heading to Modernism Week
"orite design shops and a one-off warehouse sale if you’re heading to Modernism Week... modern design. Now in its ninth year, Modernism Week has put Palm Springs on the... modern design in this desert oasis. The 2014 edition of Modernism Week runs February... shop for design in Palm Springs.... The best design shop is not on North Palm Canyon. It's in Cathedral City and is... furniture designs by my father Mel Smilow ( smilowfurniture.com ) and will look into..."
Design Practice: How to Ensure the Best Client Experience
"offer a designed experience, not a reactive one. With the steps below, you’ll create... based design firm started this very way over 50-years ago as a sole proprietor.... allowed our firm to grow over the years while still giving each client the absolute best... with the design phases is a simple first step: predesign, design development, construction... do your best work with — numbers don’t lie. Design schedule: You might struggle to..."
Edit Your Photo Collection and Display It Best — a Designer's Advice
Learn why formal shots may make better album fodder, unexpected display spaces are sometimes spot-on and much more
"of the best family photos and neither of my avid photogrtapher childrean is disappointed... universal design principles in mind, and lots of wall space! I don't like clutter--it... Caovers: The best solution I found for 'moving' pictures is to put a tiny round of tack... I am a designer, I have as many challenges as the next person and it's widely known... have the best comments that I read, I love to read your post. I love poetry and how..."
5 Qualities of a Happy Designer-Client Relationship
Cultivate trust, flexibility and more during a design project, and it could be the beginning of a beautiful alliance
"during a design project, and it could be the beginning of a beautiful alliance... about designers and decorators — that we're all bossy people who roll into your lives... together a design plan, slap on a hefty fee and then steamroll through your house executing... tips, design ideas and trend information from our own very clients. Some have... changed my design business. Here we'll discuss the qualities that can make for a great..."
3 Reasons You Might Want a Designer's Help
See how a designer can turn your decorating and remodeling visions into reality, and how to collaborate best for a positive experience
"how a designer can turn your decorating and remodeling visions into reality, and... collaborate best for a positive experience... on. Interior design today is all about creative collaboration. Gone are the days... with a designer. In fact, working with the right professional can actually save you... great designers who are happy to work with people on an affordable, per-project basis... days of designers sweeping in and enforcing their aesthetic on everyone at any cost..."
Guest Picks: The Best of the Best Little Web Shops Around
"editors and design bloggers go to find the next big (little) thing, look no further then... Haus Interior while flipping through one of my shelter mags, and noticed they're... adore Haus Interior and browse it anytime I think my apartment is in need of an infusion... gold-brushed interior lining of these bowls elevates them to show-stopping status. Another... modern design and home accessories at a respectable price point (read: not completely..."
How to Work With an Interior Designer
Interior designers do much more than make a home pretty — they turn it into a harmonious haven that's uniquely yours
"Interior designers do much more than make a home pretty — they turn it into a harmonious... hiring an interior designer, they zero in on aesthetics: wall colors, window treatments... what a designer can add to a home. These pros go beyond cosmetic concerns to ensure... Society of Interior Designers (ASID) and International Interior Design Association (IIDA)... also add Interior Designers are not as expensive as one might think. My designer works..."
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?
"practice interior design in California has Houzzers talking. Where do you stand?... herself an interior designer. However, to use the title "Certified Interior Designer,"... "registered interior design." *To be eligible, one would need to obtain an interior design... "registered interior design." The bill is set for an April committee hearing and would... college. *Interior designers would be required to pass the NCIDQ exam. *The bill would..."