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Houzz Call: Show Us the House You Grew Up In
Neat Little Project: A Wooden Planter to Hang Anywhere
Dress up a drab wall or window with this planter box you make yourself. Or just set it on a patio for the easiest 'installation' of all
Houzz Call: Show Us Your Great Patio, Deck or Rooftop!
"beautiful circular stone bench and planters. Our backyard now has a "dining room", "kitchen"... unused balcony off the master bedroom into a place where I "get away." You can find... spot. A circular granite bar area seats guests comfortably at bar stools, while stainless... small balcony in Richmond, B.C. which faces south-east. My objective each year... small balcony garden. Here's Chris's contact info if your interested in having..."
6 Ways to Cool Off Without Air Conditioning
Turn off that cash-guzzling, energy-hogging A/C — these methods of cooling your home and your body are cheaper and kinder to the planet
"on the balcony. Thank you very much! I can't sleep with air con, I love my ceiling... have a circular whirly-gig (I think it's called an air extractor here) on the top... have a balcony outside the sitting room which overlooks the slope underneath and catches... around the balcony to prevent sun from hitting the windows. We installed a 4'x4' Velux... or on balcony Frozen gel pack FANS: Ceiling fans Standing fans placed near windows..."
Kitchen Banquettes: Explaining the Buffet of Options
We dish up info on all your choices — shapes, materials, storage types — so you can choose the banquette that suits your kitchen best
"oblong or circular table. People in smallish apartments would love it. It is so refreshing... recessed circular pulls for storage would work. We have a banquette and it has worked... near the balcony window. We live in a community where everyone seems to have two dining... near the balcony. The less formal one also doubles for cards and games and obviously..."
How to Lay Out a Master Bedroom for Serenity
Promote relaxation where you need it most with this pro advice for arranging your master bedroom furniture
Houzz Tour: Sleek San Francisco Getaway
Try DIY Plywood Flooring for High Gloss, Low Cost
Yup, you heard right. Laid down and shined up, plywood can run with the big flooring boys at an affordable price
6 Ways to Grow Edibles in Small Places
No big backyard? Join in the grow-your-own fun with these small-space ideas for planting vegetables, fruits and herbs
Get Glass Windows and Doors Gleaming Clean
Preserve a spotless view with these guidelines for keeping soap scum, hard water spots and dirt at bay on glass surfaces around the home
Just a Few Things for the Dream-Home Wish List
A sunken hot tub, dedicated game room, tree house, hidden wine cellar and more. Which of these home luxuries would you like best?
10 Cool Ideas for Backyard Retreats and Playhouses
Get away from it all without packing a bag, by setting up an outbuilding tailored to your imagination
How to Use Mirrors for More Light and Style
A well-placed mirror gives a room sparkle, surprise and a bright, open feeling. Here are 15 clever ideas to try in your own house
Key Measurements for Designing the Perfect Living Room
Learn the numbers that will allow good circulation, flow and balance as you fit in all the furnishings you want
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