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My Houzz: An Orange County Ranch Gets Into the Swing of Things
Golf course views and a mild climate feature in this 1960s ranch remodeled in midcentury modern style
"feature in this 1960s ranch remodeled in midcentury modern style... styles in a clean and airy design. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Ryan and Catherine... all had built in desk/study areas in their rooms. Several of my coworkers live... floors! In the past week I have been in 2 homes with polished concrete floors and I... space, with the most dramatic changes being in the volume created in great room area..."
My Houzz: Colors and Patterns Energize a 1950s Ranch
"cheerful vibe in an airy Texas rambler... house in Dallas. The previous owner had opened up the interior to the roofline, creating... found in low-ceilinged Texas ramblers. "We kept the walls white and used it as a... print/painting in your guest room above the bed? and where did you get your white desk in... is it in the picture? Hi scarbowcow, if you look at the previous photo with the lucite... lived in a ranch. I am living in one now, and they are all the same, simple. Steve..."
My Houzz: Refined Comfort on a Florida Island
"touch in a cheerful, peaceful family home... moved in, they refinished the home’s wood floors in a walnut brown, only to have... living in a hotel while our furniture sat in a storage unit.” After this initial... recently put in a brand-new kitchen that we loved,” says Brooke, a former teacher. When... move back in, when a plumber broke a water line and destroyed the brand-new flooring... to move in. They gave their home a beach-inspired palette and other touches to fit..."
My Houzz: Sweetly Charming Ohio Family Cottage
This well-loved home exudes warmth with family heirlooms and hand-crafted furnishings, paired with a gorgeous backyard garden
"warmth with family heirlooms and hand-crafted furnishings, paired with a gorgeous... their home in 1973 and bought it one year later. Over the past 39 years, the couple has... their home with one-of-a-kind pieces, a newly remodeled kitchen and plenty of grandchildren... In love with the vintage wooden boxes used as a side table! I love the bright light... so well with white woodwork. I'm not a fan of blues, but I could live with the blue..."
Houzz Tour: Beautiful, Hardworking Cape Renovation
An 1820s home gets new life with beloved collections, new storage solutions and lots of natural light
"new life with beloved collections, new storage solutions and lots of natural light... In spite of an extensive renovation, this 1820s petite Cape in Vermont still maintains... her barn with collections in anticipation of the day they would rebuild, storing vintage... interest in all kinds of design and has a really good eye; the project was a wonderful... letting in natural light, creating outdoor rooms, planning around the client's beloved..."
Houzz Tour: A Seattle Remodel Channels Palm Springs
Indoor and outdoor living merge atypically in this Pacific Northwest home, thanks to California-style updates
"atypically in this Pacific Northwest home, thanks to California-style updates... really well built, and that was definitely the case with this remodeled 1908 Craftsman... spent time with them in the desert and went to events during the city's annual Modernism... "well built" and "well laid out" are two entirely different things. "The whole way... neighborhood in Seattle," says architect and designer Charlene Wilson, of Portal Design..."
Houzz Tour: Industrial Updates to Classic Southwest Style
Hot-rolled steel and Caesarstone meet adobe and Mexican rugs in a Phoenix ranch house untouched since the 1950s
"Mexican rugs in a Phoenix ranch house untouched since the 1950s... something with the house,” Lauren says. “It hadn’t been updated since it was built in... sight with their home. That definitely wasn’t the case for Matt and Lauren Morstad... 1958.” In spite of the never-renovated kitchen and dark, choppy living space, the... promise in the structure and the views from the hillside Phoenix home, and enlisted..."
My Houzz: Global Panache for a Dallas Refuge
Inspiration from travels helps new parents create a worldly, personal home and garden in their own corner of the globe
"garden in their own corner of the globe... potential in their expansive yard and 1940s interior, and were willing to invest the... houses in the area), Brianne and Trey set to work transforming their property with... along with a chicken coop and an outdoor seating area, creating a lush refuge with... table in living room, custom bed, the salvaged wood for coop and log table. Not sure... is done with clever use of the natural with very creative and beautiful results. Not..."
Time Travel to Houzzers' Childhood Homes, Part 1
Peek into home design's past and share the memories of Houzz community members with these personal photos and stories
"members with these personal photos and stories... They are in no particular order and include homes in a range of styles and sizes, in... grew up in has been wonderfully overwhelming. I have spent a lot of time reading through... sit down with your laptop or iPad and enjoy the photos and stories. I'll be doing... house was built by my grandfather in the 1940's N Alabama. Grandfather had built a couple... story in front, with the bedrooms upstairs in back and a basement where my Dad had..."
Modern or Contemporary Architecture? The Interiors Edition
See how one expert distinguishes between two popular camps of interior architecture. Do you agree with his choices?
"homes. In my view modern architecture is rooted in the early- and mid-20th-century... broke with traditional architecture by "embodying the ideals of the machine age:... wrote in that ideabook. To me contemporary architecture is what is being produced... hold with interiors? And how does one make a distinction between modern and contemporary... questions in terms of interior architecture rather than interior design. This means I'll..."
Houzz Tour: An Updated '70s Home Puts Art on Show
"spotlight in a North Carolina home... In 1973 architect W. Crutcher Ross designed a house in Charlotte, North Carolina... faced with the house’s renovation for a couple with an extensive contemporary art... designed in the Sea Ranch style, inspired by the famous residences north of San Francisco... well integrated into its wooded context, the interior was designed as a showcase... was used in different and sometimes unexpected ways throughout the house. Fast-forward..."
5 Ways to Decorate Around a Flat-Screen TV
"even with the hefty price tag. But as the novelty faded, many found their flat screen... contend with or not, arranging a room around the big black rectangle can be a struggle... lifestyle in every decision you make. There's a lot of pride with some people with... that go in-wall or in-ceiling, and many of them come with paintable grilles so that... The in-wall and in-ceiling speakers often come in at least rectangle, square or..."
Insulation Basics: What to Know About Spray Foam
Learn what exactly spray foam is, the pros and cons of using it and why you shouldn’t mess around with installation
"environment in which you live. In this new series, we’ll take a look at various thermal... begin with spray polyurethane foam (SPF), which, at least in North America, is fast... house built in 1850 with no insulation. We live in Canada and had to demo the plaster... have this in our meritage home and in the southern AZ heat we are delighted with it.... being used in foam insulation will be banned in Europe beginning in 2015. Most important..."
My Houzz: Serene Cabin Retreat Near Austin
Cedar aplenty, soothing colors and minimal furniture create a relaxing escape in the heart of Texas Hill Country
"escape in the heart of Texas Hill Country... originally built as a retreat for Melissa and Mike Wilson. When the opportunity arose... and work in. Now they share their oasis by renting out the space to others, and hope... style with regards to furniture, but it seems that many are. What a great escape... interested in other Hill Country Homes- http://www.houzz.com/ideabooks/21197215/thumb... BONES IN CENTRAL AUSTIN. SUNDAY, JANUARY 26TH FROM 3-7 PM 1601 W Koenig Ln, Austin..."
15 Doggone-Good Tips for a Pet Washing Station
Turn a dreaded chore into an easier task with a handheld sprayer, an elevated sink or even a dedicated doggie tub
"easier task with a handheld sprayer, an elevated sink or even a dedicated doggie tub... him swim in that creek and run in the mud and roll around in yucky things. You don't... dog's bed and the smell on my hand after I pet him is very noticeable, so chances... smell is in your carpets, car and any furniture Fido lounges on. You probably mean... a pain in the neck. Large dogs are tough to get into bathtubs, the big shake afterward..."