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Kitchen of the Week: Big, Bold and Red in Texas
A cheerful red island, accessories with patina, and custom cabinetry give this 1960s kitchen a modern update
Which Is for You — Kitchen Table or Island?
Learn about size, storage, lighting and other details to choose the right table for your kitchen and your lifestyle
Color Guide: How to Work With Turquoise
"and sump block and finish the job of laying block, fill dirt, sand, laying pavers et... gray sump block, a patio at the front door rather than the back door with cement pavers... of the block work and add soft sage green and delicate purple spikes of flowers.... too w/ cherry red for a kids room, or playroom. Turquoise is such a beautiful and..."
7 Strategies for a Well-Designed Kitchen
Get a kitchen that fits your lifestyle and your design tastes with these guidelines from an architect
How to Outfit a Classic Farmhouse
You could research farmhouse decorating choices until the cows come home. Or you could just check out our hand-picked roundup here
Uncover Your Junk's Hidden Decorating Potential — Scads of DIY Ideas
Release your typewriter's inner planter or a drum set's coffee table. These creative ideas will have you seeing the possibilities
Mercifully Minimal Halloween Decor
Don't fret last-minute Halloween decorating — sometimes just one perfect pumpkin is all the fall embellishment your front yard needs
Grow Your Own Privacy: How to Screen With Plants and Trees
Use living walls to lower your home and garden's exposure while boosting natural beauty in your landscape
"totally block sunlight to your neighbours' homes, especially in winter when sun can... suburban block. Joots07, I love your expression "sissy snips". And I completely agree... want to block our view of the beautiful mountains so the plants should not get too... height to block a view of an ugly sprayed concrete cliff across the street so have a... about blocking the sun on the side of their house. They have their whole backyard..."
2012 Trends: What's Ahead for Kitchen Cabinets This Year
Discover the Joy of Welcoming New Neighbors
Don't worry about a perfect presentation — a heartfelt note and a simple treat create a wonderful welcome to the neighborhood
"ago. Our block couldn't be a more unkinder bunch. No cookies, or treats here, in fact... of July block party. On summer nights we sit on someone's front porch and share stories... flowers, and cherry tomatoes. Knowing how much we appreciated it has made me very aware... building blocks of a sense of community, one of the best blessings we can have...."
Houzz Tour: A Family of 4 Unwinds in 540 Square Feet
An extraordinarily scaled-down home and garden for a couple and their 2 kids fosters sustainability and togetherness
6 Kitchen Fixes for Nomads
"love the butcher block counter ideas. As a renter, I have replaced old windows with... on our block.) Second, we have permission to do anything we want. Literally. We're... Add a butcher block island. If you're not crazy about the idea of changing out the... with a butcher block top that you can take with you when you move. In the case of... freestanding butcher block is the perfect way to finish off the end of the cabinets where..."
3 Dark Kitchens, 6 Affordable Updates
Color advice: Three Houzzers get budget-friendly ideas to spruce up their kitchens with new paint, backsplashes and countertops
"grey and butcher block. A stainless backsplash can bring the two greys together and... it is blocking that light. If you want to paint the cabinets I'd try paints such... affordable butcher block options available. I'd pair the warm butcher block countertop... adding a butcher block countertop — a relatively affordable countertop material that... Option 1: Butcher block and warm hues. Although the homeowner loves granite, she doesn't..."
Houzz Tour: Sunlight and Family Friendliness for a California Cottage
The Wonders of Wainscoting