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All Together Now: Tackle Home Projects With a DIY Co-op
"our DIY co-op was born. We've been in business a week, and both of us have crossed... own DIY co-op may not be as simple as a quick phone call to your sister, but it may... possible DIY co-op partner, ask yourself a few things. Is the candidate: • Committed... loved co-diy and as her house became a finished home we began co-diy dinner exchanges... start our co-op. The wheels are turning... Love the Co-op idea ... and the rules! U..."
Condo, Co-op, Townhouse, TIC — What's the Difference?
"housing co-ops, which are so common in New York, or TICs, which you will probably come... category, Co Housing. Here in Boulder, CO a beautiful old school that had become so outdated... townhouses are co-ed owned and managed. Townhouses also come in stacked form (one atop the... designed co-housing apartments. There are also high end, super efficient single family... purchasing any co-owned property Beautiful project. When buildings like that school were..."
Coed-Cave: A Man Cave for the Masses
"these co-ed caves. Kinda catchy, right?... with this co-ed cave is your guests are never going to want to leave. Black leather couches... in the co-ed cave! With white walls, a white coffee table and dark flooring, this... in the coed-cave! A wallpapered image is a great substitute if the real thing is out... overboard. A co-ed cave is born. Newsflash: Sunlight never melted a man cave. Don’t feel... This is a co-ed cave everyone will enjoy. It’s an instance where the stereotypical dark..."
Houzz Tour: Designer's Eclectic Co-op in Manhattan
Variety in colors, textures and styles, along with flea market finds and built-ins, suits a one-bedroom apartment beautifully
Houzz Tour: Visit a Condo Co-designed by Nature
This contemporary space forgoes bold Miami décor to embrace a soothing style that brings the outdoors in
Guest Picks: Make a Fashionista Christmas Tree
Design in America's Happiest City
Togetherness Take 2: Is a Cohousing Community for You?
"lovely co-housing community in Carrboro, NC called Arcadia co-housing designed by... only one co-op housing building that I am aware of. Co-op housing exists yes but it... affordability, co-housing 'can' be made affordable. Each co-housing project can cater a unique... equity co-op and/or non-profit co-op housing. it works very well at the start but... existing co-housing communities. In terms of cost, in the US, co-housing is higher..."
Make Money From Your Home While You're Away
New services are making occasionally renting your home easier than ever. Here's what you need to know
Why Google Just Paid $3.2 Billion for a Company That Makes Thermostats
"Protect + CO smoke alarms because “activity near the product during a fire can prevent... I see co2 and radon detectors, security systems, floor or carpet cleaning, window... of our co-citizens will buy the scam and idea of having everything at hand. How many... weird co-incidence? Somehow--I don't THINK so!!!! So--if they are skimming this..."
Better, Smarter Smoke Detectors Push All the Right Buttons
No more bashing in that smoke detector with a broomstick at 3 a.m. — if you haven't already yanked it out. Welcome the new, civilized breed
"smoke or CO or just CO. That is a significant feature. Otherwise the rest of it is... separate CO and separate gas detectors). Kidde makes a hard wired smoke detector that... smoke and Co detect in the basement and none on the main floor (one floor house with... including CO2 sensors in many jurisdictions. New homes usually need to be interconnected... smoke/CO2 alarms. After I burned something in the kitchen I had my alarm company..."
Houzz Tour: Fairy Tale Gatehouse in Minnesota
This cozy cottage in Minnesota blends fine antiques with reclaimed materials from bridge pilings, city streets and Midwestern barns
3 Essential Elements of an Artful Garden Path
Make getting there half the fun with this insight from a landscape architect on designing a thoughtful path
Turn That Spare Room Into a Walk-in Closet
Houzz Tour: Personality Drives a Modern Addition in Portland
Artistry goes hand in hand with increased light and space in this playful home filled with eclectic and cheeky details