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Kitchen Windows: 13 Classic and Creative Ideas
Big and tall, long and low, in an unexpected spot ... these ways with kitchen windows offer plenty of possibilities
"Big and tall, long and low, in an unexpected spot ... these ways with kitchen windows... Texas, and my view is the side of my neighbor's house 20 feet away. Still, there's... enclosure and a view, including in our kitchens. If you're embarking on a kitchen remodel... window and half under an upper cabinet! I cannot wait to reno this space and put... light and sun and a view. There's so much seldom to never used 'stuff' stored in..."
Houzz Tour: Balancing His and Hers Style
"ional and modern tastes blend in Beverly Hills home... modern and his love of traditional. "She is a very devout modernist, and he is a very... structure and worked from the ground up, designing a bright and open home that embraces... architect and interior designer Tim Barber to create a cozy but spacious home that would... outdoors — and the couple's opposite styles.... article and very timely: my significant other is very "Sunset Magazine" and I am a..."
My Houzz: Culture and History Enrich a Traditional Montreal Home
Antiques, artwork and artifacts mix with rich colors and patterns for a family home as personal as it is approachable
"artwork and artifacts mix with rich colors and patterns for a family home as personal... inside Evan and Osnat Feldman’s Montreal home and it’s clear that their family and heritage... here: Evan and Osnat Feldman; their kids, Ben (age 13), Olivia (11) and Jack (7); and... antiques and bold colors and patterns for a look that’s deeply sentimental yet instantly... horn) and a “Jewish history table” that holds various historical books mix with antique..."
You Said It: 'If You Do Nothing Else ... Clean Your Gutters,' and More
"observations and inspiration that struck a chord this week... stories and file them away for future inspiration and help around my own home. Houzz... dilemma and made a Julie Andrews song run through my head. Here are 10 that made a... go back and take another look at certain items of interest. Krampus?! All that's... boring--and absolutely necessary. Just like changing the oil in your car. I went to... weekend and saw some presents wrapped in chalkboard paper. Now, I do not like the dusty..."
My Houzz: Ecofriendly and Salvaged Style in a Montreal Triplex
Repurposed materials, graywater reuse, and no-VOC paints make for a resourcefully earth-friendly home in Quebec
"reuse, and no-VOC paints make for a resourcefully earth-friendly home in Quebec... treads and more. Even Leroux's and McSween's families stepped in to donate unused... Leroux and Anne-Marie McSween attended a local environmental rally that made them... a year and included reusing as much leftover material as possible from the gutted... unused wood and furniture. "Everything has a story," says Leroux. Houzz at a Glance Who..."
Houzz Tour: Eclectic and Colorful in Colorado
"black and white. In this Cherry Hills Village, Colorado home, designer Andrea Schumacher... of art and antiques. "It became a really great mix of old meets new," Schumacher says... pillows and a wonderful view! Love the use of bright carpets and the neutral backgrounds... paper and bright color of the island with the sleek white cabinets and gorgeous marble... kitchen now and may look into this!! Thank you! I haven't seen wallpaper in a kitchen since..."
Play the Trading Game With Kitchen Storage and Views
Cabinets have their place, of course, but just imagine handling kitchen tasks with a glorious panorama for company
"Usually tiny and with a lot of space between the window sill and the sink, these windows... light and view while toiling away. And these small windows used a minimum of wall... brother and I efficiently washing, drying and putting away all the dishes from dinner... light and a view for the sake of mere efficiency. But over the years, the headstrong... window and extra cabinetry at all.... trees and a firepit that I built [and did a write up for on Houzz!], but just a small..."
Kitchen of the Week: Warm and Modern in Maryland
"storage and tailored for entertaining, this sleek kitchen appeals to every age... children and adults in their neighborhood. "They're fun, young and love to cook," says... Suburan and Aidan Design reconfigured this Maryland kitchen into a warm and open space... home, and that feels even more true for bustling families. This family of four loves... a desk and a food pantry allow for items to be tucked away, while still providing..."
Kitchen of the Week: A Fresh Combination of New and Old
"a busy and professional family — the husband is a television executive and the wife... furnishings and textures, which give the space an inviting, warm and interesting look."... stone, and antique lighting all combine beautifully with fresh white cabinetry in... elegant and refined yet warm and inviting. I love how the curve of the nook is reflected... island countertops are covered in imported Greek white marble. Very nice and warm..."
Kitchen of the Week: Bright and Modern in 90 Square Feet
"counters and appliances, and have everything within a fully extended arm's reach," he... windows and abstaining from upper cabinets helped make the space feel open and bright... moaning and groaning about it. Steve Justrich, on the other hand, celebrates his kitchen's... stove, and my right hand on the sink faucet at the same time." An interior designer... photos and the selection of photos to tell exactly what shape the room is and where..."
Houzz Tour: Clean, Chic and Cost-Effective
Canadian designer Jennifer Hannotte designs her Edwardian home in a modern style that can grow with her family
"expensive and vintage with new, Hannotte transformed this 2,000-square-foot house into... an open and cozy home. She has two children, so making the best possible use of space... space and sticking with a classic, clean style was a necessity.... "Effortless and comfortable" - well said and done! love it I like most of the things... subfloor and painted it" and then proceeds to show what looks to be actual flooring..."
Kitchen of the Week: Paola's Polished and Modern Kitchen
"beautiful and functional kitchen was at the top of Paola DeValdenbro and Juan Carlos... Houzz — and paying careful attention to layout and storage. Location: Dallas, Texas... style and with specific features. "We said, if there's ever a time to have those... materials and contrast used. Looks beautiful, clean, and extremely practical for any... family and entertaining. Dream kitchen for accomplished! Like the contrast and three..."
Houzz Tour: Open and Modern Seattle Remodel
A dining room addition and an all-new kitchen were just part of a renovation that turned a Seattle home from outdated to modern
"addition and an all-new kitchen were just part of a renovation that turned a Seattle... dark and outdated to open, bright and modern, this 1950s Seattle home underwent... collection and their scholarly pursuits. Alison Hogue and Richard Floisand of Floisand... floor plan and adding a new dining space and a basement while still maintaining the home's... footprint and walls. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: A pair of professors and their..."
My Houzz: Mixed-Use Oregon Home Serves and Charms
Home, restaurant, garden, rental cabin — and it gives back to the community too. This multitasking home is a wonder in more ways than one
"cabin — and it gives back to the community too. This multitasking home is a wonder... garden and deck area, and a cabin for rent. Working with a carefully chosen team of... childhood and inspired by her hands-on, creative family, McErlean created four dynamic... green roof and a water reclamation system. Now, nearly a decade later, her converted home... McErlean and son Bishop Location: Portland, Oregon Size: 1,200-square-foot interior..."
Houzz Tour: Cozy and Creative Home for 5
"style and substance to her San Diego home... Smart and inexpensive DIY fixes can be found in every nook and cranny of this home... dogs, and 3 young sons. In a household as busy as this one, organization and staying... Salazar and her husband redid a lot of this home themselves, and found all of the products... thought and care, she and her husband transformed this 3,000 square foot house into... inside and out! This is just beautiful, and so reassuring to know that it's a do-..."