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New Construction in Minneapolis Keeps a Familiar Face
With the same exterior look of the previous home on its lot, this new build minimizes disruption while incorporating modern improvements
"this new build minimizes disruption while incorporating modern improvements... that we build new houses in neighborhoods where the infrastructure already exists rather... for this build? Love that front door! Who makes it?!! @Tim Payne - I believe the front... responsible building practices what we could build would be more than another "new construction... project (building decisions, complexity, and owner selections, etc). For a project..."
Houzz Tour: Retirees Follow Vineyard Dreams With a Hillside Farmhouse
Being closer to family and growing grapes for wine drove this 5-bedroom new build in the Virginia countryside
"5-bedroom new build in the Virginia countryside... place to build a farmhouse and this one here has taken good advantage of the site. I... : the buildings, the location, the views! Is there any solar heating/ cooling included... in the front of the house, and a close pic of the back of the house. Incredible views... table in front of the windows to the view. Your farm and vineyard is beautiful. Planning... cluster of buildings that aren't all the same color. It looks very modest from the street..."
My Houzz: An 1874 Cabin Completes a Rustic Oregon Home
It took 10 years and a hand-hewn log cabin to build this labor of love. See the results of one couple's patience and vision
"cabin to build this labor of love. See the results of one couple's patience and vision... on that porch too. Congratulations on building such a charming home and thank you for... am just building a Texas ranch house and decided last week to do the master bath with... is re-building antique log cabins as a separate guest house, on lake or country... is to build a large log or timber frame structure, to serve as the center for dining..."
Houzz Tour: An Old Oregon Library Starts a New Chapter
With an addition and some renovation love, a neglected Craftsman building becomes a comfortable home and studio
"Craftsman building becomes a comfortable home and studio... digs, the building was used as a community center and a church, but then it sat empty... existing building. It's building green at it's best! Wow! There is a lot of design work... notable building & its history! The blue sofa is fab in that room Love this house!... restoring the building to glory, rather than going out with all that money and tearing something..."
Why There's Beauty in Grid, Column and Row
"link our buildings with nature's familiar rhythms... for a building, something that can be linked to natural cycles: the repeated days... repetition in buildings, presented from the large scale to the small.... after building our house 25 years ago, it is still gratifying every single day: we... open the front doors to the property, you step onto a garden sidewalk that directs you... This long porch benefits from the structural repetition on the right and the windows..."
My Houzz: A Reclaimed Wood House Rises From the Trees
Shou-sugi-ban siding, thoughtfully repurposed furnishings and a connection to both family and nature shine in this designer's new build
"ReStore, a building materials outlet benefiting Habitat for Humanity. What's more, Campbell's... curved front doors will win. ??????????????????????? I applaud you for your thoughtful... permits to build it?" I'm just a regular citizen and code would not allow submarine spiral... you on building something in upstate New York how would we go about doing something... on the front doors mirror the curvature of the roof above. "The soft curves provide..."
Design Workshop: The Art of Joining Materials
Watch for carefully crafted meeting points in a home's building materials — they're among the hallmarks of great architecture
"home's building materials — they're among the hallmarks of great architecture... to the build site to show them what their house is made of (literally) as so much... lawn in front of the house down to the lower level and around the garages that would... without our building standards but these are in the U.S. Excellent article. The beauty... pavilion and porch, one can clearly see how the structure dissolves as it meets the exterior..."
My Houzz: Custom Everything in a Newfoundland Transitional Home
Being a woodworker has its advantages when you're building from scratch — this Canadian home fits the family beautifully
"you're building from scratch — this Canadian home fits the family beautifully... well and builds everything we need as we work - it's so great to be able to customize... hope to build within the next couple years and that style of fireplace is what I like... Love the front door- so inviting, so classic. And yay, Canadian Tire furniture! This... currently building a house on Old Broad Cove Road, and I'm on Houzz pretty often lately..."
Home Styles: Why Postmodernism Still Matters
"large-scale buildings like the Portland Municipal Services Building by Michael Graves and... contemporary buildings that can be described as pluralist. In the latter camp are many of... AT&T Building (now Sony) by Philip Johnson. But it was also a style reviled by... iconic buildings that capture headlines. These days the movement is being critically... random buildings were sliced off and glued together by a blind monkey. It's more..."
My Houzz: English Cottage Style Graces a Home Bathed in Light
Starting with a bare lot, a downsizing Illinois couple builds a fitting home that welcomes the sun everywhere you turn
"couple builds a fitting home that welcomes the sun everywhere you turn... home! Building a new house to 'downsize' to 3,500 square feet and 5 bedrooms and... screened front porch on their old home, so Abraham redesigned and scaled the porch for... from the front porch.Table, sideboard: Bausman & Co.; chairs: Hickory; light fixture:... to the front door, and box-beam and tongue and groove wood adorn the ceiling. Additional..."
My Houzz: Modern-Rustic House Addition in Utah
Patience and an eye toward longevity were key in building this open-concept DIY addition to a southern Utah home
"key in building this open-concept DIY addition to a southern Utah home... on her front porch. She says, "If we ever build another home again, I want to transport... Houzz. The front porch welcomes visitors with an expansive view of the valley below. An... adorns the front porch. Homey details and light touches of Americana are lovingly sprinkled... their build: a master bathroom, which used to serve as a tiny nursery, and a downstairs..."
A Child's Playhouse Brings the Circus to Town
A grandfather set out to build a traditional caravan for his granddaughter to play in. Then his project took a whimsical turn
"out to build a traditional caravan for his granddaughter to play in. Then his project... would build a child’s playhouse with a magical twist. Inspired by a chair that had... idea of building one for her,” he says. Having grown up in Ireland, he hoped the... He DID build an awesome fort for our sons that everyone copied,) What an amazing... paint the front door with a circus theme to tie it all together. Having spent so long..."
My Houzz: Warm Minimalism in Pittsburgh
Clean lines and carefully edited furnishings are balanced by warm materials and creative DIY touches in a couple's new build
"and when building homes in a smaller town, on most occasions I have to work with narrow... narrow building lots or renovating narrow homes. That accent wall in the guest bath... inviting front porch is a nod to the style of the older homes in the neighborhood, but... couple's new build..."
Enliven Your Porch With Color
Napworthy doesn't have to mean snoozefest. Turn a drab porch into a dashingly designed outdoor room with these ideas for adding color
"a drab porch into a dashingly designed outdoor room with these ideas for adding color... enliven your front, side or back porch. More Porch Life: Wraparound Porches | Sleeping... Sleeping Porches | Screened-In Porches | Modern Porches | Banishing the Bugs | Dining on... to your porch, amp up the color. We've already discussed how to do this using plants... toes into porch color, stick with smaller accessories at first. As you start to crave..."
A Peek at 2 Prettily Dressed Fall Porches
"two Ohio porches get into the seasonal spirit... central Ohio porches. These two can often be found scouring flea markets, auctions and garage... up your porch or repurpose a secondhand find, let these photos inspire you to dress... decorated front porch Love the Fall decorations. I love to have the porch decorated with... -over-front-porch.html The designs are beautiful, but we've had problems with squirrels... onto the front porch area and raced for the shower. I don't think she will be having..."