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Dreaming Of: A House in the Woods
"Among Trees — in a Real Forest or Where You Live Now... nothing but trees and wildlife. Soon, this alluring daydream got me thinking about my own... dream house. Most of us have our own vision of this sort of thing. Some dreams involve... surrounded by trees -- christmas tree shaped, not palm trees -- and a snow covered mountain... by palm trees, pines and live oak, and while the trees were gorgeous to look at and..."
Houzz Tour: Good Vibes for a Hollywood Couple in Laurel Canyon
"shine in a house nestled in the trees... in the trees in L.A.’s famously bohemian Laurel Canyon. The house itself was suffering... wildlife and trees, he and his girlfriend, artist and blogger Sophia Hart, found a home... things to houses,” says their interior designer, Shannon Ggem. “It was time to bring... bring the house back to what it was supposed to be.”... the few houses on houzz that excites my envy. Oh well, I'm happy with what I have...."
12 Fun Backyard Forts Grown-Ups Can Love, Too
Kids might use them for secret meetings, but the word is out on these tree houses and playhouses that consider adult design tastes
"these tree houses and playhouses that consider adult design tastes... platform in a tree or a cardboard box clubhouse will make a kid happy, it is a great bonus... years. My tree house was truly a tree house. When I was little (I'm now 65) my grandfather... allow tree houses or even play houses - no matter how beautiful they are. HOAs sometimes... evergreen trees into an arched doorway that lead to my play "room/house". The trees..."
Design Workshop: 9 Ways to Open a House to the Outdoors
Explore some of the best ideas in indoor-outdoor living — and how to make the transitions work for both home and landscape
"of the best ideas in indoor-outdoor living — and how to make the transitions work... project/house - like being a guest in my own house. We have a garage and a carport... modern house with an atrium in the center of the house. It is too small to be considered... effort. Best wishes. I believe a pergola does not attach to the house, while a veranda... open a house to the outdoor. A very important point, to connect the indoor living..."
Make This Fall’s Garden the Best Ever
Planning to plant in autumn? Learn the most important tip for preventing buyer’s remorse, plus get more valuable buying and planting advice
"of the best times of year to add new plants to the landscape. The moderate temperatures... Most trees, shrubs and perennials can benefit from being planted in the fall, but... plants do best when planted in the spring after the danger of frost has passed. Once... often the best way to save water and to ensure the success of plant establishment. Here... is the best time for planting here in Northern California! Let's take that advice..."
Get the Scoop on Finding the Best Paint for Your Money
"g the best deal on paint for your home may have nothing to do with advertised specials... for your house? Although the cheapest option may seem attractive, more expensive paints... parents' house had the house repainted about four years ago, just after we moved here... based house paint! We’d have professionals do the house, and it probably took at... re-stained our house's exterior this summer with it, and I loved it. It was the best quality..."
Best Rooms for Reading a Good Book
"in the house can be a good place for reading unless there is too much in that room... that go best in those spaces. The books add some ambience to the space and it's convenient... obviously the best place to read if you happen to have room for one in your house. You have... in the house this sofa chair is located as long as you get a cozy one! A great bedroom... in the house. This might sound strange but I like to prop myself up on a staircase..."
Open vs. Closed Kitchens — Which Style Works Best for You?
"of the house, it had room for just the bare essentials. But a peek at many new kitchens... common house. And for those of you who may not know about co-housing, in the briefest... previous house, built in 1995, had a complete open kitchen, but out current house, built... current house has the kitchen open to the eating area/great room. My next house will... current house has an updated but "closed kitchen" (house was built in 1939); and..."
A Single-Wall Kitchen May Be the Single Best Choice
Are your kitchen walls just getting in the way? See how these one-wall kitchens boost efficiency, share light and look amazing
"of the house, particularly the adjacent dining and living spaces.... imagine a house with no dust? We have 2 cats, live off a busy street and our house was... efficient house) has long been a favorite. My primary objection is a practical one for... in the house I will be building, but I am not a neatnik either. I wonder if it is... small housing units where space simply doesn't allow a galley configuration there... of the house. I'm thinking of having two smaller 13.5 cf F&P fridge/freezers (I despise..."
Readers' Choice: Best Living Rooms of 2011
Get ideas for your own great gathering room from the most popular living rooms added to Houzz this year
"in the house has become multipurpose. Living rooms also played with different seating... rooms in house generally waste of space if you ask me. But I do like light colored sofas... leather is best! I've had cream leather couch for 6 years daily abused by 2 big dogs and... is this house for midgets. My living room is way nicer than this. I know it wasn't... these 'best" rooms use gray and neutral. More variety would have worked better. What..."
Soft Lines and Neutral Colors: The Best of Contemporary Style
10 Best Ways to Get Organized for a Big Move
"among the best of us. But by beginning the planning process as soon as you know you will... the new house and will deal with it then. It's a journey! Do the best you can with... clean house for the new owners of the house we're leaving. I've had many new owners... of the house, then put a card by each door in the house with the responding color... in the house. Print all. Now, go through the house and with pictures in hand, put..."
Best Ways to Use the Soft Yellow Color of 2014
You may fall for PPG Pittsburgh Paints’ Turning Oakleaf if you like your hues warm, mellow and cheery
"in my house, the house is small without a lot of windows and I always feel like the... and this house has Restoration Hardware's "Butter". So far my best choice. Love to pair... for our house, and although we weren't even considering color (Walls? Walls are white... in her house with dark stained oak trim and no direct light. It looks great in very... of her house is painted in it. I have light yellow almost on the entire first floor..."
5 Questions to Ask for the Best Room Lighting
Get your overhead, task and accent lighting right for decorative beauty, less eyestrain and a focus exactly where you want
"throughout the house and the ceiling fans are essential in keeping my heating and cooling... current house, we have installed small dimmable LED recessed cans throughout and three... within the house and in the garden. Ms. LeBlanc is correct on her assessment of color... but new house has standard height ceilings and they will be a possibility. Great article... keep the house cool without A/C. The cool evening breeze is so much more pleasant than..."
Best Uses for the Boho Blue Color of 2015
"bohemian blue best used in small doses... 1950's house. It looks great Time for the annual re-painting of the house so that... everybody else Best color of the year so far. It isn't anything that I would use as I am... worked best for me as a highlight colour via cushions in my greige living roo. I tried... beach house, and as an accent for pillows in the living room We did a Tunisian-inspired... of my house. I mentioned that I was going to paint over the wood fireplace surround..."