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Lay of the Landscape: Traditional
If strong lines, manicured beds and a sense of graciousness speak to you, a traditional landscape may be on your horizon
"manicured beds and a sense of graciousness speak to you, a traditional landscape may... Garden beds are filled with shrubs and leafy green plants. Sure, there are bursts... overall, green is the dominant theme. The hardscapes are equally classic. There's a... garden bed in addition to adding sod. Please do landscaping ideas for an 80's brick... shades of green is always soothing and restful. A garden bed that sits between the sidewalk..."
Color Guide: How to Work With Chartreuse
As earthy or electric as you please, this yellow-green hue brings the zing or just freshness to homes from traditional to modern
"yellow-green hue brings the zing or just freshness to homes from traditional to modern... between green and yellow — a yellowish green, a greenish yellow. But the spectrum within... avocado, a bed of Scotch moss or the belly of a lovebird. Chartreuse is halfway between... apple green. I knew it was fabulous when the painters said they hated it . I love... light green chartreuse .. back in the 1950s & 60s! It was the winter home for plants..."
Pantone Unearths Emerald as Its 2013 Color of the Year
Whether you dig a natural version or go for one with polish, Pantone is predicting you'll treasure emerald green at home over the next year
"emerald green at home over the next year... Pantone bed and bath collection at JCPenny. Hmmmm ... Whatever you think of the annual... fresh green. These rooms do look nice. But, the green is just not an interior color... cerulean green = emerald green, we can replace colour charts with colour smudges and... chicken-egg greens but got rid if it all 10 years later. This rich, emerald green is very... I love green! But all greens are not created equal, some are more equal than others..."
Grow a Lush Privacy Screen
No need to wait forever for patio privacy the green way. These 10 ideas will get your screening up and running in no time
"privacy the green way. These 10 ideas will get your screening up and running in no time... hardscaping. Greening your patio, deck or yard can go a long way toward screening your space... planting beds leave you waving at your neighbors. Here are 10 ideas for making your... a lush green . Here in California they don't go bare for very long. A recent project... future green screening that will come with time as the Vibernum grows. The addition..."
Get a Jump on a Cool-Season Vegetable Garden
Late winter, spring and fall are great times to plant cool-season crops like salad greens, spinach, beets, carrots and peas
"salad greens, spinach, beets, carrots and peas... put to bed for fall and winter. If you live in a warm-winter climate, the cool-season... salad greens and turnips. Surprising cool-season crops: including asparagus, potatoes... french beds that is my choice. The greens are so great for cold weather and will come... raised bed. Decorative or a method to keep critters away? I believe that the copper... raised bed, instead of pennies, they used copper tape. My back and front yards are..."
10 Tips to Start a Garden — Can-Do Ideas for Beginners
Green up your landscape even if you're short on time, money and knowledge, with these manageable steps for first-time gardeners
"Green up your landscape even if you're short on time, money and knowledge, with these... into the beds on either side of the front door, and they were a hodgepodge of varieties... flower bed - at the age of 41. I've wanted to for a long time but was nervous to start... got the bed landscaped with bricks, soil added and today I planted my first two flowers... thinking the bed looks pretty bare, but you are right! I need to enjoy it every day as it..."
Clerestory Windows Are Tops at Ushering in Light
Save on electricity and lift your mood with more natural light when you add clerestory windows at the top of your home's walls
10 Easy Edibles for First-Time Gardeners
Focus on these beginner-friendly vegetables, herbs, beans and salad greens to start a home farm with little fuss
"salad greens to start a home farm with little fuss... raised bed planter (4x8') and identified the best location for a few raised bed gardens... garden bed. I'm doing about 5 by 30 foot hugelkultur beds, though, so they're a little... from the green grocers. Some herbs spread really easily if not contained - mint and... Raised bed is the way to go.. @Amelisa If you want to grow root crops in containers... salad. Greens can bolt if they get too hot and dry, but Basil is good. You might..."
The Unexpected Color That Goes With Everything
"beige. Green is staking its claim as the freshest neutral around... restore the green. Does this make you think any differently about what constitutes a neutral... favourite green is Calke Green, from Farrow & Ball - it's a softer darker green that... I love green (and have a green couch, and our kitchen is painted green as well).... and sage green window nook. Love green! I think I like green, but after seeing these..."
Houzz Tour: Going Completely Off the Grid in Nova Scotia
Powered by sunshine and built with salvaged materials, this Canadian home is an experiment for green building practices
"about green features, they figured the best way to understand how solar systems work... called "green" people adapt our on-grid lifestyles and call them "green". To actually... kinda anti-green to have two houses!? Not to mention when many people don't have one?... especially a green one! jwa1970, you make a good point... But keep in mind, Lunenburg is... degree "green". This I know...this lifestyle requires excellent financing for land..."
Color Guide: How to Use Teal
This blue-green color is a versatile classic for walls, furniture and accessories, conjuring everything from the tropics to the Tropicana
"blue-green color is a versatile classic for walls, furniture and accessories, conjuring... blue and green. It can be mixed with white to make it lighter or with gray to make it... resembles a green slate. It has obvious associations with the sea and the tropics, but... behind bed, with other walls & ceiling soft beige. We have a dark brown sectional... light green cabinets? Will probably have white quartz countertops and cork floors..."
Houzz Tour: Schoolhouse-Turned-Home in Chicago
A family of seven settles into a dream modern-industrial home that reflects both their green philosophy and their fun, casual lifestyle
"their green philosophy and their fun, casual lifestyle... had many green features. And they wanted to stay within a modest budget. "Any other... translate to 'green.' Perhaps it's easier for some folks to 'teach ther kids to work with... neighborhood. Green: compared to tearing it down (even if the bricks and lumber were recycled)... word "green" and the word "modest." It's just baloney to call 8,500 sf for seven..."
Houzz Tour: Outstanding Ecofriendliness With a Contemporary Bent
An abandoned home in Quebec sees a major turnaround, thanks to its owners' green principles and fresh design style
"owners' green principles and fresh design style... y and green home designs, but they didn't appeal to us," Karsenti says. "They felt... is as green as they come but why does a family who claims to be reducing their 'carbon... be as green as possible in their choices What I like the best about this building... being green... I see some of these things but have to agree with the fact that 2700... from Nu-Green in Montreal. "Even the cabinet's lacquer is ecofriendly," Karsenti says..."
Chartreuse: Love It or Hate It?
"Yellow-Green With Blue, Chocolate, Hot Pink, Eggplant and Teal... yellow and green and gets its name from a French liquer. Undeniably bright, it screams... color with green trim. I think I will throw some orange in too. Love it. not a color... a sick green. chartreuse = love (in my book) I love it.. I like chartreuse - it's... blue, green-blue, purple and chartreuse...but it really works well! I love chartreuse... blue and green and yellow in my house. Becky, let me know when chartreuse makes it..."
My Houzz: Joyful, Earth-Conscious Home in Vermont
An architect blends green construction, fine craftsmanship and profuse art in his dream home near Vermont's Lake Champlain
"blends green construction, fine craftsmanship and profuse art in his dream home near... common green. “Elegance doesn’t mean money," Montgomery says. "It just means how... made of green ash with stained plywood trim. Montgomery repurposed a green ash tree... above the bed in a second-floor bedroom. It spreads out during use and collapses against... summer), a green ash tree growing through the roof, a wooden deck floor with earth underneath..."