3562 dream home builder Ideabooks
Houzz Interview: Kasey's Charming Illinois home
"entire home. The closet alone was what sold me our home. How many old homes have a... This home is a 100 year old farmhouse style home with original hardwoods thoughout... recommend home design bloggers for the Houzz interview series. Liza40 recommended Lola... beautiful home as well as a very unique writing style which I personally love. In her... but i dream of one often... I also long to go to France but since that's out of the..."
Houzz Tour: Comfort and Balance in a Minnesota Manse
Casual and family friendly, this professional athlete's luxurious home near Lake Minnetonka isn't what you might expect
"luxurious home near Lake Minnetonka isn't what you might expect... Design Builder: L. Cramer Designers + Builders Size: 5 bedrooms, 4½ bathrooms... masculine home. The wife wanted a place full of vibrant color. Short of calling a marriage... Despite the home's huge size, the couple wanted it to look unpretentious and family friendly... clients home! What is the neutral paint color used throughout the home? How do you..."
How to Avoid Paying Too Much for a House
"gauge a home’s affordability and submit the right bid... original builder was for homes built since the 70s--- Some homes I crossed off the list... every home was custom built, usually many years ago. Homes vary in views, layout... stuff from Home Depot looks like stuff from Home Depot, if you do it yourself, it will... historical home? My situation is my family estate owns a home built in 1875 but the county... Then go home, compare all to your home. Have a big drink. Start to-do list. B- Get..."
History Gets a New Spin on a Victorian Facade
Modernization had stripped this home’s exterior of its charm. Now the owners have put it back — in their own personal take
"stripped this home’s exterior of its charm. Now the owners have put it back — in their own... Victorian homes that have been stripped of their ornamentation and covered with stucco... these homes. But no homes compare to the glorious turn of the century painted ladies... these homes were built. In fact, the guts of the homes are typically fir as well... Francisco homes with stucco was fire resistance. This is a city that was destroyed by..."
Houzz Tour: '70s Condo Gets Extreme Makeover
"discover your dream home but don't like its look? This is what an Atlanta couple experienced... their new home to become a dream deferred, they called on Niki Papadopoulos and Mark... a true dream home — a place for relaxing, entertaining and displaying their impressive... in this home. One or two higher chairs with arms to accommodate people with this... in this home's livability. Looks fantastic. I like this design. Thanks for ideas :)..."
How to Add a Skylight or Light Tube
New project for a new year: Increase daylight and maybe even your home’s energy efficiency by opening a room to the sky
"even your home’s energy efficiency by opening a room to the sky... inside your home can often be quite soothing. Daylight not only can do wonders for our... your dream home with thermally broken steel frame sections instead of aluminum,... of your home.The position of your home, in regards to the sun, can be one of the most... since our home is small, we also have our work desks/PC out there too. We have a big... circa 1920 home located in a cold climate region in Canada. We absolutely love the extra..."
Houzz Tour: A Spanish Colonial Gets Bohemian Bravado
Collections (like vintage radios) and pets (all 6 of them) are right at home in this couple’s South Pasadena home
"right at home in this couple’s South Pasadena home... their new home. After getting to know the house and its well-traveled residents, Neithart... romantic home! This home is beautiful. I especially like your idea of the "raised... Gorgeous home I've long admired Charmean Neithart's work here on Houzz, and this home... but the home looks inviting and seems to reflect the couple's personalities. It doesn't... fabulous home. Exquisite details! Just would like to say a word about the muralist who..."
A Los Angeles Basement Becomes a Cozy Man Cave
"writer's home is transformed into a masculine home office hybrid... Angeles home where he could write scripts, chill and feel inspired — a hybrid space... part home office. Butler sought the expertise of interior designer Kyle Schuneman... put the home on the market, a more universally sanitary replacement can be found. Also... make your home a place that you really love just because it may effect the generic buyability..."
Houzz News: Remodeling Heats Up
With the U.S. economy showing signs of recovery, homeowners invest in quality, livability and "a place to make their own"
"creating a dream home. People are spending more time at home with the people they love... Association of Home Builders, remodeling sentiment is at its highest since 2007, and should... Home industry experts around the country grew optimistic at the recent news that... spoke to builders and experts from around the country to get a glimpse of how widespread... on the home industry. The consensus seems clear: Remodeling is king right now, and..."
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... have a home that was nearly 70% glass. Using the first home in the article as an example... large homes, as is still barely the right of folks in our republic. The homes were... directed at builder driven homes, to be quite honest...."
Houzz Tour: Antique Meets Industrial in a Colorado Cottage
"HighCraft Builders. “We worked hard to preserve the character of the original home.”... of the home and its location. But with two growing children, they had to make some... so the home’s look would be in keeping with the historic Old Town district it’s located... HighCraft Builders was hired to solve the problem and to help them bring their ideas... Reshaping homes, such as these, only ensures the home's destiny into the future as well..."
Houzz Tour: Gaining Space and Options With a Flex Room
See how a new entryway bonus room increases dining and entertaining possibilities, and improves this California home’s flow
"improved the home’s flow, brought in light and gave the owners a versatile extra space for... vacation home and came across this cottage, it was in bad shape, and the circulation... connect the home to the outdoor spaces, using the existing framing. Let’s walk through... modest home feels. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Brad and Susan Harmon Location:... level home could easily be a lifetime home. On a side note I was very curious about..."
Anatomy of a Family-Size Mess
Study your home’s dumping grounds to figure out what organizational systems will work — then let yourself experiment
"your home’s dumping grounds to figure out what organizational systems will work... "real" homes. Thankyou for showing a real home. One example, 3days this week, daughter... to our home feel better about the mess in their own homes, which they undoubtedly... the real homes... I'm sensible enough to know that the beautiful pictures of homes with... inspection. Home we live in now the office is upstairs. So my dear husband brings home..."
7 Questions to Help You Pick the Right Front-Yard Fence
Get over the hurdle of choosing a fence design by considering your needs, your home’s architecture and more
"way your home is seen, affects the layout of the landscaping and lasts, typically, the... of your home. And with the hundreds of fencing options out there, it’s no small hurdle... fits your home. Andrea Nilsen of Nilsen Landscape Design and John Hreno of Terra Ferma... of our home that the builder put it as it was a model home. We left a corner fence... between our homes and were able to bring our fence down between the two front yards to..."
Hang Your American Flag With Etiquette and Style
Show your patriotic pride with a flag on your home’s exterior for Memorial Day, the Fourth of July or all year round
"on your home’s exterior for Memorial Day, the Fourth of July or all year round... painting our home's exterior. The front and back and one side were finished, and I was closing... family was home and "still there."... flag at home, too! When my husband and I moved into our new home 5 years ago one of... have a home and a business. I fly the flag at both locations. At home I fly a 29 star... a new home. It makes me happy when I drive up :) Mine is "a solitary flag on a..."