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Houzz Tour: Traditional Meets Airy in a Luxurious Coastal Home
Layered colors and patterns designed for its traditional bones give a weekend house on the Melbourne coast a bright outlook
"people in these parts are doing: "Lots of ultracontemporary houses with a glass-box... They're just in love with this house." Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: This is a weekend... to do with this project, a weekend home for a large family who uses the house year-round... interior with a glass staircase and contemporary furnishings. "But I told him, 'The... to work with the architectural bones of the house and go from there." Bergeron applied..."
My Houzz: Eclectic Meets Rustic in a Decidedly Different Dallas Home
This couple's highly personal style embraces found objects, thrift store scores, international art and a whole lotta grandkid love
"death with chains and bludgeoning tools in order to give it a more distressed look... chintz in their Dallas house. Instead, the couple mixes rustic Mexican art and textiles... textiles with funky colors and abstract art for a young-at-heart style that's full of... adorned with album covers featuring The Beatles, Elton John and Tom Jones? How about... quirky with the sophisticated is impressive. For example, their living room nails..."
Houzz Tour: An Opportunity for Invention in San Francisco
Behind a typical 1936 facade lies a whole-house remodel that took patience, cost savviness and the owner's architectural skill
"living in their 1936 house in San Francisco's Parkside District. It was just this... preserve the integrity of its architecture. This house served as a happy playground for... a room in the attic, a room from half the garage, a loft in the kids' bedroom, they... houses in the neighborhood that weren't remodeled to this extent. In other words... to find in San Francisco. I think the flooring in the living room and dining room is..."
Platform Beds: Keeping a Low Profile
"crafted in the business, and for the most part, they keep super low profiles. They're... platform bed. Its sleek lines nestle beautifully between the clean, crisp architectural... you're in the market for something sparse, simple, show-stopping or serene, here are... low rise beds take a toll on knees and backs in the long run? Any experiences?.... platform beds has kept me away from them - no aesthetic is worth actual pain. I suppose..."
Houzz Tour: Double the Space for a Newly Modern Seattle Home
Breathing-room woes go out the window with an extensive remodel that adds a bedroom, a roof deck and an in-law apartment
"window with an extensive remodel that adds a bedroom, a roof deck and an in-law apartment... lived in an 800-square-foot, three-bedroom, 100-year-old farmhouse in Seattle before... deck and, in a partial-daylight basement, an in-law studio apartment, which the homeowners... happy with their four bedrooms; this is the first time in years that they haven't... works in biotech — loved their desirable neighborhood of Queen Anne homes, and moving..."
My Houzz: Original Drawings Guide a Midcentury Gem's Reinvention
Architect's spec book in hand, a Washington couple lovingly re-creates their midcentury home with handmade furniture and thoughtful details
"spec book in hand, a Washington couple lovingly re-creates their midcentury home with... Faulkner fell in love with a midcentury home there. Designed by architect James Cowan in... style, with its L-shaped plan, native materials, flat roof, clerestory windows, and... maker, built most of the plywood furniture. And though the previous owners had renovated... renovated in 2006, much of the home's original character remains. The couple was fortunate..."
My Houzz: Peeling Back Layers in a 1908 Home
Hidden fireplaces, buried hardwood and covered beadboard resurface thanks to a Mississippi couple's DIY efforts
"home in Water Valley, Mississippi, after falling in love with its quirks — and its... project with her now-husband, Matt, who works as a bass player for the Drive-by Truckers... history in the home, uncovering original hardwood floors, beadboard and several fireplaces... fireplaces in the process. “I never thought I would ever sand a floor or learn to patch... tirelessly with Matt to restore the home’s timeless features, one project at a time. Original..."
My Houzz: Living Light in Amsterdam
They pare down regularly and love simplicity, but this Netherlands family is attached to warmth, mementos and creativity
"decorator with colors, and we are very symbiotic about it." With a shared love of... simplicity in their designs, the couple outfitted their family's Amsterdam home with a... finds mix with colorful travel mementos picked up during family trips to complete their... mantles with no fireplaces in them........just looks like an odd shelf? Mmmm....... joint" used in the tables, chairs and sofas he designed in the early 1900's. His Dutch..."
My Houzz: A Tower Home Rises in Downtown Toronto
"overgrown lot in downtown Toronto, most just saw a dilapidated shed. But Julie Dyck saw sky-high... parcel. In 2004 she and her partner, Michael Humphries, took the plunge and purchased... those with ageing knees, but would eliminate gym fees with no lift. In my usual... but cozy with all the built-in details! What kind of brick was used on the fireplace... cliched bar with stools is just as equally boring as the built-in benches that I can't..."
My Houzz: Modern Urban Sanctuary in Dallas
Abundant surrounding nature forms a backdrop for modern architecture and contemporary furniture in this Texas home
"each room in this Texas home has a clear view to the stunning surrounding landscape.... shades in the master bedroom, because I love to fall asleep while looking outside... before bed." As avid travelers, the Sagers have spent more than 10 years collecting... resulted in a home where nature, architecture and art intersect beautifully. Houzz... this home with us, Kara. should be really wonderful to exercise on piano in that light..."
My Houzz: 500-Square-Foot Charmer in Santa Cruz
Dreamy whites, antique finds and nature-inspired decor fill an interior designer's cozy lagoon-side home
"Lagoon home in Santa Cruz, California. "When I walked in the door, I was in awe of the... backsplashes with the style of the rest of the home, Reed covered them with linen.... moved in, Reed, owner of antiques and interior design shop Saffron and Genevieve... home with natural textures and vintage decor to reflect her casual, elegant style... lives in this house. i can also see the animal bowls with food and water in it. Each..."
So You Want a Bathroom Television
Whether you want to wash with soap operas or primp with prime time, these guidelines for installing a TV in the bathroom can help
"to wash with soap operas or primp with prime time, these guidelines for installing... a TV in the bathroom can help... for bed, or you like to get a jump on the day's headlines as you primp in the mornings... factor in a few special considerations. Here's what to keep in mind.... of TVs in bathrooms. Unlike the kitchen, which is usually the hub of household life... television in your bath — perhaps you enjoy its background noise while you prepare for..."
My Houzz: Period Details Shine in a Queen Anne Victorian
Chandeliers, fireplaces and prettily patterned wallpaper radiate elegance in a 19th-century Massachusetts home
"elegance in a 19th-century Massachusetts home... Victorian home in Massachusetts. Kerry and Jason Semaski found their 1895 Queen Anne–style... house in nearly pristine condition. Except for the kitchen, they kept the interior... fireplaces, customizing wallpaper and showcasing cherished family antiques. Houzz at... (live) in. Love the wallpaper in pinks and greens. One question: how can something... supply me with the name/manufacturer of the wallpaper in the dining room? This is exactly..."
Books in the Kitchen
"kitchen, a built-in bookcase was on the top of my "must-have" list. It makes so much sense... them - in the kitchen. Plus, I'm in the "books are pretty" camp - I think they make... knee-deep in IKEA assemblage and that now she had 10 Expedit bookcases. Another friend... bookcase in her kitchen - her book collection had gotten so big that she had to expand... pinch. Custom floor to ceiling built-in bookshelves to match adjacent custom kitchen..."
My Houzz: Modern Classics in a 1940s Home
Iconic midcentury mod furniture matches the clean lines and simple architecture of this expanded Seattle home
"moved in, disaster struck, in the form of a broken sewer line. "We repaired the... sewer line in chunks, over the course of three years," says Bret Ashlee. "At one point... a hole in our foundation. We realized this gave us the opportunity to plumb for a... the sofa in the family room. It looks gorgeous. I wonder though about the 'custom'... themselves. In this case, "custom" means it was specifically chosen for the restaurant..."