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Renovation Ideas: Playing With a Colonial’s Floor Plan
"of the garage, family room, kitchen and mudroom. However, we did not open the kitchen... friends entrance with a door instead of a window, cubbies, a closet, and a dog wash... from the garage got it's powder room moved into a useless bench niche, allowing for... by the garage door? A MAN. The same man who put it in the basement originally.... of the garage in order to make the space more usable. If at all possible, a side..."
Where to Splurge, Where to Save in Your Remodel
Learn how to balance your budget and set priorities to get the home features you want with the least compromise
"separate entrance). The garage portion is large enough to be a 3 car garage, but currently... only two garage doors (though we made sure it was framed for 3 garage doors then filled... front entrance will be perm closed (door will become window) off due to remodel,... mudroom/front entrance. A new deck will be in the back where the new kitchen will be. We're... in the garage instead of spending huge dollars on commercial stuff in the kitchen..."
The Best of My Houzz: 20 Entryways That Draw You In
""attached garage" and especially the "automatic garage door opener" the focus on the... attached garage. It is accessed by 3 doors - the garage, the side yard, and into the... attached garage - we park the car in the garage and then just enter the home through... connects the garage to the home. Attached garages are not very healthy because you have... are the entrance to the heart of a home. One of my favorite doors used in a construction..."
Key Measurements for a Dream Laundry Room
Get the layout dimensions that will help you wash and fold — and maybe do much more — comfortably and efficiently
"a rear entrance/ mudroom as well as a space for storage and projects. Most people... the room entrance on one wall, and then just starting with the countertop next to it... their garage. I truly doubt any of the people whose laundry rooms are shown above... cupboard or garage. They are seldom ever found in the kitchen, except in small modern... mudroom (off garage) with the laundry room right next to it. Perfect for off-loading gym..."
Tips for Moving Into a Smaller Space
Downsize with less compromise: Celebrate the positive, pare down thoughtfully and get the most from your new home
"3-car garage to a 2100 sq. ft. townhouse with a small 2-car garage. Before selling... in the garage. We are now going through the garage to clear it out for the cars. It... massive garage sale, and then a local donation company came to pick up the rest. Was... closets and garages and hauled many boxes and bags to thrift shops. I sold a few pieces... one car garage for two years before I finally posted it on Craig's List. I sold it..."
10 Advantages of the Humble Ranch House
Boomer-friendly and not so big, the common ranch adapts to modern tastes for open plans, outdoor living and midcentury mojo
"was the "garage with attached house" look. The garage stuck way out from the front of... undry/garage. And then there was the 2 story with all bedrooms upstairs and living... over a garage -- and yes, I'm allowing for an electric stair chair so I can age in... front entrance and living room. I couldn't paint over it. We installed white carrera... front entrance with white paint on the most of the walls and we have large windows..."
Houzz Tour: Better Flow for a Los Angeles Bungalow
"front entrance-way should have been kept. Double-doors with those lovely tall windows... :-) An entrance-way table with large vase of flowers, large mirror, ottoman(s), o... as the entrance. Having to bend down to use my microwave would be an annoyance for... from the entrance room. A small high window such as they have is a common design feature... the main entrance enabling one to walk in to a real foyer which could still incorporate..."
15 Home Ideas Fit for a Crowd
Spend less time corralling chaos and more time enjoying family togetherness with this advice from someone who's been there
"chaos free entrance would be worth every inch especially if it was customized to how our... (one in garage). Another idea that has worked wonderfully for us is that we took... by our garage door we have cubicles into which go our shoes, backpacks, etc. My next... in the garage. I have shelves set up specifically for the football gear. I inevitably... attached garage to accommodate more mudroom space - here in northern MN we use a lot..."
Smart Solutions for Nonexistent Entryways
Barely enough space to hang your hat? Front door swings past your living room couch? These remedies are for you
"Our entrance ways are just that - an entrance to the house. If there is space... downstairs entrance off the garage isn't any better, it opens to the family room with... home's entrance foyer is so tiny that a demilune console barely fits. I painted the... home! My entrance door is directly in living room. To hide all staff I need nice looking... or from garage/ mud room. I am thinking to hang some paintings if I can found some..."
7-Day Plan: Get a Spotless, Beautifully Organized Laundry Room
Whistle while you work, knowing that your laundry area is as neat and clean as your freshly stacked clothes
"unfinished garage under the stairs that lead up to the attic. I've decided I am going... in the garage! It is quite nice paper; white iridescent and off-white non-iridescent... ality garage most definitely, with a work and storage station on one side and a refined... between the garage and the kitchen, not a huge room but will include floor to ceiling cupboards... side entrance. My hope is that it will contain the litter somewhat, and be easy..."
Double-Duty Savvy: 10 Supersmart Laundry Room Combos
Throw some extra function in along with the fabric softener to spin your laundry room into mutitasking mode
"at an entrance e.g. garage), and many other houses don't even have a laundry room... back door entrance, extra freezer room, pantry, and - you forgot to mention - kitties'... to the garage- yes, that strange CA phenomena- hanging the clothes as they come out... from the garage next to the laundry. The real requirement is for the laundry to have... exit to garage, utility room (central heating unit, water filters etc) and storage..."
A Quick Downsizing Quiz for the Undecided
On the fence about downsizing? We help you decide whether that fencing should encircle a mansion or a mini trailer
"over the garage for our guests. But because we needed a basement for storm safety, we... separate entrance #9 2 hour commute to a breezy 20 mins ride home with enough time to... above the garage (just in case one of the kids ever needs a place to come back to or... double garage that was built in the 80's and due for an update. Actually was pretty... attached garage, central AC, small laundry off the kitchen, a private patio and FREEDOM..."
11 Tips to Get the Creative Space You Crave
Life, liberty and the pursuit of your craft. OK, that's paraphrased, but we think you have the right to an inspiring workspace of your own
"room, my entrance hallway as my gallery and my garage hallway as where I had my easel... from the garage of our previous home and flea market finds I have repurposed over and... in the garage bay. Here my adult son will have a workstation for silversmithing.... dark old garage. Otherwise I was using the bedroom and the dining room table. So happy... from the garage bay, and are now laying a floating floor in the studio to make it useable..."
Houzz Call: Tell Us About Your Dream House
"three car garage has a golf cart in it and a workshop studio that can be accessed from... heated garage, that would be nice. What I'd really like is a few more acres of beautifully... in the garage, but I'm quite content with our new house with it's large functional... dream garage but this is what our lot allows us to build, once it's done it'll be... detached garage facing north. I'm not yet so environmentally knowledgeable but I want..."
11 Reasons to Paint Your Interior Doors Black
"our side entrance door yesterday and found this article in my email. Will paint the... office entrance door, it would be too much? Would love to know as that's my situation... single garage doors black. Brick house, white trim. Looked spectacular. EXCEPT that... through the garage door thinking it was open! All my internal doors are painted semi gloss... room to garage with black chalk paint. Great spot for reminders! We love it. We painted..."