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Girly Modern Bedrooms Delight Three Young Sisters
Style-savvy wallpaper, custom pieces and touches of turquoise make for three colorful rooms that will grow with the girls
"wallpaper, custom pieces and touches of turquoise make for three colorful rooms that will... indulge in their decorating dreams can be a little scary. Interior designer Beth Keim... exciting with your use of color, pattern and materials in each room. Those teenage... hanging out in their rooms. Any chance you know where the dresser in the first room is... fickle in their tastes. I am also very concerned about safety issues with these rooms..."
Who Needs 3-D Design? 5 Reasons You Do
Whether you're remodeling or building new, 3-D renderings can help you save money and get exactly what you want on your home project
"involved in every part of the design process. When architects actually design with... have it built helps. Today there is no better way to understand and have a feel for... see it in 3-D. Rather than your having rely on imagination to see if the bathroom... room wall with bay windows? No problem. Want to check out the view from the window? Step... works in 3-D? It's always a good idea to ask when you're interviewing potential..."
A Tepee in the Trees Defies the Ordinary
This Pennsylvania tree house brings a family together, spawns adventures and respects the trees. Have a look
"steeped in historical significance. It was here in the lush grasslands where Texas... their custom-built tree house, shaped like a tepee. While some parents use a backyard... property in Chester County, Pennsylvania, offers a wealth of opportunities for adventure... filled with forests of climbable hardwood trees where wild turkeys, whitetail deer... live. In other words, it's a dream spot to enjoy childhood. For the four lucky siblings..."
Room of the Day: A Maine Guest Cottage Steeped in Charm
Once offering eggs for sale, this little guesthouse now offers a serene experience in a refined rustic setting
"experience in a refined rustic setting... Flanagan Farm in 2011, the local fire department was planning to burn the place down as a... steeped in contemporary country charm. Photography by Brea McDonald... cottage in a paddock with no houses to be seen. In the after photo, there is a house... your wood with clothes wash in powder? There are thousands of cottages here in the Northeast... are in Maine and it would be unusable in Winter but just as a hideaway in Summer it..."
Houzz Tour: Color and Personality in 500 Square Feet
This Los Angeles home for 4 has a small footprint, but the family is big on creative solutions and styling
"saggy, with dirty cream-colored aluminum siding, fake wood plastic trim and space... But with a small, simple footprint and unique opportunities to expand the square... guest room in a small freestanding shed. "It gave us enough breathing room until we could... living in a compact space, the Merrills get creative when it comes to entertaining... moved our bed into the backyard to make room for a table that could seat 12. We love..."
My Houzz: Collected and Creative Appeal in Tampa
"historic home in the city to a newly built house in the suburbs, so they could raise their... their son in a quiet, traditional community like the ones they grew up in. The home they... they built came with standard tile floors and cabinets, which the Bays knew they... newly built home lacks the charm and character their tastes dictate? They make a... the brim with pieces that are unique, stylish and eclectic. Florida resident Amy Bay..."
My Houzz: Rustic Meets Refined in a Converted Ohio Barn
Intelligent reuse and innovative engineering create a modern family home that’s anything but typical
"firmly in the 21st century. From deeply considering ways to recycle parts of the existing... to go in my opinion! The straight stringer with treads mortised in makes for such... house built right before the civil war in Salem, Ohio, this barn restoration in Akron... live in Indianapolis, but my mom is still in Kent. Great job! As a proud member of... grew up in Akron, now live in Indy, and am wondering where this is exactly!! VERY..."
Kitchen of the Week: Preservation Instincts Create Vintage Modern Style
"features in this 1908 kitchen join new custom accents for a look that bridges the years... Remodels in the 1920s and 1970s had buried much of the original architecture under a... appliances and custom-designed accents helped create a fun, casual and authentic-feeling space... We live in a home built in the late 1940s. Are there any websites that show what kitchens... the sink in a kitchen with what seems like very little storage? I get that there are..."
Houzz Tour: Deceptively Detailed Minimalism in Miami
A family's white, uncluttered interior serves as a clean backdrop for colorful details and 'suspended' style
"another. I'M IN LOVE! I'M IN LOVE! I'M IN LOVE! I'M IN LOVE! Never have I seen so many details... trundle bed and window seat bed combo good for hanging out with friends or just reading... portraits hung in the family room. I would never know that children (or adults) lived in these... a shot with actual family in the space would have added some life to this minimalist... everything is in its place. If you read the text in the article, you'll find out where much..."
Key Measurements to Help You Design Your Dream Bedroom
Learn the dimensions that will help your bed and more fit neatly and comfortably, so you can get a good night’s sleep
"help your bed and more fit neatly and comfortably, so you can get a good night’s sleep... more time in bedrooms than in any other room in the house. Even though we are sleeping... starts with learning standard bed sizes, which one you prefer and which one will work... work in your plan. Other bedroom furniture comes in all kinds of sizes. Once you... room and bed dimensions, you can make good decisions about dressers, chests, benches..."
Glamour Ahead: Get In on the 2013 San Francisco Decorator Showcase
Take an inspiring virtual tour of 20 luxurious spaces in a Georgian mansion that push design and decorating drama to the max
"spaces in a Georgian mansion that push design and decorating drama to the max... Showcase in an 8,000-square-foot Georgian mansion in San Francisco's Pacific Heights... pines grow in an elegant living room. This house of wonders isn't your average homeowner's... designers in 24 individual showcase spaces. The rooms show off the designers' skills... look okay in formal dining room with red curtains, art work that is predominantly red..."
9 Imaginative Ideas for Industrial Rebar in the Garden
Inexpensive and unexpected, steel bar from any big-box hardware store can give your landscape an edgier look
"delight in using ordinary things in unintended and unexpected ways. I enjoy the puzzled... device in reinforced concrete. Its ribbed surface provides added surface area for... charm in the minds of those who think outside the box. You have walked past rebar... rebar in the building supply aisles of your local big-box store. Perhaps it’s time to... rebar in your garden to give your space a clean, crisp industrial edge...."
My Houzz: Sleek Lines and Innovations in Portland
Behind these airy, contemporary interiors lie high-tech systems that lower utility costs while keeping the family comfortable
"create a custom contemporary house for his family that would leverage technology, materials... ourselves with the finishings and the systems that went into this house, and used techniques... project with Dean Duitsman of Manor Construction and Corey Martin, principal architect... house was built in 2013 and it is now April 2014. I am wondering how the homeowner... rejoices in the success and ease of life this way. This is definitely my way in my next..."
Room of the Day: Storage Becomes a Feature in a Brooklyn Apartment
City dwellers often face a storage shortage, but not these New Yorkers. See how they made room to hide their stuff in style
"this home in Brooklyn, New York, knew they wanted to renovate even before they moved... moved in. “The main thing was that they wanted way more storage than one typically has... anywhere in New York City,” says designer Henry Grosman. The clients, a software engineer... left out in the open. Two young daughters meant even more accumulated stuff to store... dealing with small space and this was a great solution! Built in storage is always..."
Daring Style: Bedroom and Bath, All In One
"home built in the 1920s. When I got to the master bedroom, I was surprised to see... meaning to "bed, bath & freakin' beyond!" and I think people will either love it or hate... seen it in some modern home and loft design magazines, but had not experienced it... surprise! In lofts and open-plan homes, designers and architects are looking for ways... between the bed and bath? It's definitely not for the shy.... designed with bed & toilet in the same space. Sorry...not for me. We bought a home that..."