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Houzz Tour: A Modern Renovation in a Colonial-Era Town
Listed as a teardown, a midcentury modern home with harbor views gets a second chance, thanks to one local family
"down the dark and leaky parts that didn't work. Both the old and new sections were designed... to date exterior. Simply wonderful. A job well done. Beautiful workmanship.... "very dark and dreary; it had a wonderful water view that it wasn't taking advantage... right side of this photo you can see the new screened-in porch and master suite.... views. Exterior doors from the office/fifth bedroom and the living room connect to..."
Kitchen of the Week: Classic Style for a Southern Belle
Marble counters, white finishes and even a pair of chandeliers give this South Carolina kitchen a timeless feel
"eclectic side. Kitchen at a Glance Location: Mount Pleasant, South Carolina Who lives... other side of the island. Or the shelves. And the tile behind the stove will take... of the side of the island? Shouldn't the outlet be higher, up near the trim? It would... island sides, this to allow someone using the small island sink to stand closer to... be too dark. Great job here! The clapboard is a tried and true touch from the far..."
10 Favorite Features of Spanish Revival Style
"on the exterior: white stucco walls, red terracotta roof tiles, wrought iron gates... bit too dark. Needs more lighting! This type of style would only work if you had a... fireplaces. 9. Dark wood. This entry door and casing, the wide plank floors, baseboards and... a deep dark brown tone. 8. Cut steel work. A pair of metal pendants feature quatrefoil... pair of side chairs. What do you think? Are you a fan of Spanish Revival style? Next:..."
Houzz Tour: Industrial DIY Farmhouse in Ohio
With hard work, a can-do attitude and lots of help from family and friends, a rural couple builds a home that reflects their values
Design 2011: Black Casework, Doors and Cabinetry
"as too dark for airy interiors. Last year we embraced "almost black" walls, but for... it too dark, but surprisingly black is better here. The contrast is great. The idea... think "dark", but these beautiful pictures help bring black back in the light! The... light and dark contrast is so classy and the black casing looks so sleek - I hope we... casings to side entrance door to furniture to rugs and even to ceilings. I also use alot..."
Houzz Tour: Original Charm and New Light in Seattle
"photo of exterior that shows style and second story of house Charming Love the peephole... from both sides. It's art! awesome article. i used to live down the block from these... a thin dark steel plate, standing out against the white walls and giving the opening... steel side plate into place, the couple decided it was far too obtrusive, so the... to the side of the concrete steps. “I think one of the great things about working..."
Houzz Tour: An Old-World Bungalow Earns a New Plan
With a hundred years under its belt, this New Hampshire home deserved the loving additions and modern updates made by its architect owner
"of its dark, broken-up rooms. "But after taking down three major walls and adding... makes the exterior paint color? - really pretty! You did a fantastic job inside and out... green siding. "Every single house on this desirable block has a front porch that... is its exterior shelf, which hold plants and doubles as a bar for outdoor parties..."
Houzz Tours: Malibu Architectural
Go Tropical the Easy Way With Bromeliads
Months of blooms and a tolerance for low light make tropical bromeliads ideal as gifts, indoor centerpieces and outdoor eye catchers
Green and White...Always Fresh, Never Outdated
"fertility. Dark green is considered a masculine, conservative color carrying with it the... are out side and you need a freshing ice cream cone to go with it. Clean and refreshing... and your dark furniture. The colors in your paintings are enough to enliven the room... playful side, too, making it the perfect color for a child's bedroom. Wait until you... on the exterior of a home. White trim is the perfect accent. If you aren't in the..."
Austin Modern Home Tour 2012
Central courtyards and intimate spaces in open plans highlight Austin's annual modern architecture tour
"feeling dark. 5 homes from this year's tour: More regional modern architecture: Chicago... horizontal siding and windows w/ shutters next door. It seems like every house that turns... street side as well as a more intimate window-scaping on the back. The structure... colors and dark, dramatic lighting, strongly directed by the homeowners, encouraged an... roof. No exterior paint required — how's that for low-maintenance? 5. Wade Avenue. This..."
Houzz Tour: Cinderella Story in Pittsburgh
"South Side. Frankovitch grew up building barns on a family farm, studied art and... the new siding material? Incredible renovation on the interior and exterior. Love the... but the exterior doesn't fit with the surrounding neighborhood, and I suspect very... block exterior (with the exception of the windows) should have been left the same... south side of Pittsburgh has plenty of hipness to accommodate this structure. Yinz..."
My Houzz: Updated Federal Style in Massachusetts
"of the exterior with the client's desire for a contemporary interior." Houzz at a... sad. The exterior is AMAZING. I could not believe that was the same home from the inside... "match" the exterior? I much prefer the fact they decorated it to their preference than... see the exterior of the modern, 650-square foot addition on the back of the home. More:... on the side of the house and opens into a large foyer. The entryway flooring is Southern..."
Houzz Tour: Rustic and Traditional in South Carolina
"clapboard siding and big screened-in porch to the brick rice-mill-style chimney. The... refreshing exterior with a fabulous metal roof into the dark and cozy interior with the... all four sides. I wonder how well it drafts? The TALL chimney - oh my! Wonderful room... Cypress siding was used throughout the interior and exterior. The interior siding was... clapboard siding. Simple greenery and classic white fencing round out the home's traditional..."
What You Must Know About the Sun and Your Home
Learn about the powerful effects of sunlight on house materials and more, and see 7 homes that address the sun's rays beautifully
"south side of buildings by the sun can cause buckling of asphalt shingles in unvented... you have dark spaces that need to be transformed with light, but not heat, use sun tunnels... the west side of our upstate New York home. It also happens to be the whole backside... on the exterior. We also sprayed a low-e paint onto the underside of the roof decking... metal siding (recycled steel) for maximum durability.A home's skin degrades more..."