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Houzz Tour: Creative Design Moves Rescue an Island Cottage
Facing down mold and nicotine, two industrious Canadian designers transform an uninhabitable wreck into an artful getaway
"Canadian designers transform an uninhabitable wreck into an artful getaway... lives as design consultants in Vancouver to Mayne Island, where they enjoy watching... building new homes when theres an abundance of older homes in need of renovation. Wonderful... wonderful home... I love this home. Great work. Oh! Both water views and a southern... nursing home and sadly died there. The roof was home to racoons and various birds...."
Houzz Travel Guide: Atlanta for Design Lovers
You'll find world-class museums, restaurants, hotels and shops in Georgia's woodsy, welcoming and charming capital
"CNN and Home Depot all call the city home. And Vivien Leigh would have been proud with... Crafts homes. The energy continues today, and not just at the busiest airport in... Victorian homes surrounding Grant Park or the mansions of Buckhead, I.T.P. (that's local... upcoming home tours... this is awesome becky. i get at least one email a week asking... arrived home. I fell in love with the beauty and diversity of the city. But this..."
Houzz Tour: A Base Camp Designed for Adventure, Durability and Style
Rugged materials join refined good looks and clever details in a Washington family’s all-year getaway
"re to design a base camp for year-round adventure on land at the edge of a meadow... rugged design that is responsive to the environment and low on maintenance, letting... vacation home for a family of four. Location: Mazama, Washington Size: 1,600 square... of the design strategies used in this home could transfer well to a home for Alaska... A well designed home for the cold climate. The outdoor photos are especially great..."
Design Surprises Amaze in an Eye-Popping Manhattan Penthouse
Mathematics meets fun in a most unusual 7,000-square-foot space topping a landmark New York City building
"interior design was handled by interior designer Ghislaine Viñas, who inserted colorful... residence was designed by David Hotson, who inserted four floors into the previously unoccupied... do the design justice, but they call attention to the many delights the residents... not a home; it is a work of art. Either you get it or you don't. This design looks... Interior Design Magazine and fell in love! This is a perfect design for someone who..."
How to Help Your Home Fit Into the Landscape
"does your home actually fit into your landscape? If the question makes you cringe because... because your home looks like it landed upon, rather than sprang up from, your landscape... - This designer has created stunning landscapes for homes situated in fields and meadows... brick homes and buildings. It brings a little jungle to urban settings. Thank you... talented designer/architect. A perfect house - garden dialogue doesn't just &q..."
Travel Guide: Austin, Texas, for Design Lovers
You'll find fantastic food along with incredible art and architecture in this capital city, deep in the heart of Texas
"population of design professionals does not guarantee great design or architecture, but I... you're a designer or an architect, or simply love great design, this city has plenty... being home to the University of Texas, with its highly regarded School of Architecture... indeed home to some incredibly innovative residential architecture and, increasingly... Home sweet home ;) It's a great city!! I haven't been to Austin in over 15 years..."
Modern Garden Designs for Modern Homes
"to your home’s clean-lined architecture in a most interesting way... garden designer and the author of Gardens in the Modern Landscape, who was a strong... sm in design — wrote, “The modern house requires modern surroundings, and in most... garden design, whether they suit the houses they surround or not. Some modern trends... house design mirroring the International style, surely the surrounding gardens should..."
Design Workshop: How to Make a Home Sit Lightly on the Land
"minimize a home’s environmental impact on its site... architects and designers must consider in the opening act of any project. Nature is a force... sensibly the design reacts to local conditions. Sitting lightly on the land is a resilient... this design relies on structural efficiency to reduce site disturbance. Homes in... More: Design Workshop: How a Site Can Shape a Home A Smaller StructurePerhaps the... process of designing a home intertwines the two. While I would like a two-car garage,..."
Expert Lighting Design Secrets
A professional designer turns us on to the 10 most important things to know when lighting rooms and art
"professional designer turns us on to the 10 most important things to know when lighting... Lighting Designs is an expert in how to show your home in the right light. Planning... lighting designer is the easiest solution. But if you're on a tight budget, this may... for your home, without proper illumination you are left in the dark," says Thompson... lighting design can make a project successful." If you can afford a lighting designer..."
On Trend: 10 Hammers That Nail Great Design
Beautifully finished home projects are easier with beautifully designed tools — and the ones here hammer it home
"finished home projects are easier with beautifully designed tools — and the ones here... well designed and intended for someone who is doing heavy duty demolition - the... of your home — next to tape, Super Glue and all those other necessities that help you... perfect home office tool, this metal hammer has screwdrivers in the handle — ready... find that home improvement projects are often followed by happy hour? This fully functional..."
Houses Exposed: Show Your Structure for Great Design
"when your home’s bones can be beautiful?... modern-day homes too often reduce structure to a means to an end, hiding it like a dirty... Most homes are built to mimic imagery from another time and place, cheaply impersonating... projects were designed for specific clients/owners who no doubt love their home. If you don't... of good design. The point I tried to make in the article was to design the structure... between a home's structural design and it's bony innards, taking advantage of the opportunity..."
15 Smart Design Choices for Cold Climates
"your home safe and comfortable in winter by choosing the right home features and... are some design moves that can help you avoid (or at least mitigate) common winter woes... 15 key design and construction moves that are tailor made for winter climates.... n for homes without AC. I think awning and casement windows are homely. But's that... create a home that is far more efficient and provide the confidence that all home owners..."
Tour Sarah Susanka's Newest Right-Sized House
Get ideas for neighbor-friendly, efficient home design from best-selling author's latest project near Chicago
"efficient home design from best-selling author's latest project near Chicago... right-sized home. The home, in the School Street neighborhood of Libertyville, Ill.... The home's interior spaces are lined up in a row; each has a west-facing window... single-family homes and the old School Street school building converted to condominiums.... larger home. There are some thoughtful design elements in this home and I like the..."
How to Add an Indoor or Outdoor Ramp
"of your home, both indoors and out. That doesn’t mean they need to be purely utilitarian... of your home. And because they are safer than stairs, ramps can be a good choice for... for homes with young kids … plus, they’re just more fun. Get all the facts on adding... to your home or yard below.... fit the home design. These are some very nice examples in a very wonderful ideabook... owned the home prior to us. The home is built on a steep hillside and there are also..."
Expert Talk: Design Lessons From 9 Stunning Kitchens
Architects share a behind-the-scenes look at the design decisions for some of their most interesting kitchen projects
"at the design decisions for some of their most interesting kitchen projects... rooms designed by Fivecat Studio, a four-person architecture firm based in Pleasantville... variety of design styles. From traditional rooms to a restored 1960s glass house to a... in the home of a cooking school instructor, I'm sure you'll come away with dozens... (kitchen theatre or back to basics kitchen) the design/budget part is painlessly simple..."