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An Old Florida Bungalow Gets Brand-New Polish
Childhood memories and neighborhood nostalgia live on, as a bungalow on the Gulf Coast gets a gentle update for a new generation
"the Gulf of Mexico. Certainly part of my love for this home comes from the story of... likes of the Tampa Bay Hurricane of 1921 came barreling through. In fact, since... Cuesta (of Cuesta-Rey cigars) in 1919, Idlewild Cottage has seen its share of hurricanes... front of this home as a child, one of them couldn't wait to undertake the renovation... Dohmen of Design Styles Architecture and builder Steve Perry of J.S. Perry & Co..."
Guest Picks: In Like a Lion, Out Like a Lamb
"sweet, one of March's animals will work with your home's décor... month of March comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb. You'd be surprised... the end of winter and beginning of spring with March's patron beasts! — Rachel From... indoors or out. Never has a pillow made me want to belt, "The Lion Sleeps Tonight," so... brass lion door knocker is as classic as it gets. Enter at your own risk! Sharon Montrose..."
Reinvent It: Make a Cheery Planter From an Old Eyesore
Don't ignore that yucky old grill growing rust in your yard — turn it into a lighthearted planter that's a joy to see
"yucky old grill growing rust in your yard — turn it into a lighthearted planter that's... rusty old grill chucked somewhere out of sight — say, under the deck or behind the... corner of her yard. One day inspiration struck. "I had the idea to turn it into a... right pair of colors. She wanted a bright green as a background for the blooms that would... front of the grill, but struggled with the complementary color. When she walked into..."
Old-School Design: Frame Your Garden View
Highlight your landscape's best features with curving branches, a vine-covered arch, or modern garden structure
"placement of your frames you can direct views to maximize the best features of your space... series of outdoor structures. Join me today as we check out some gardens that are... pieces of landscape art. Browse garden design photos | Find a landscape architect... close of Longwood Gardens in Kennett, PA and it is indeed full of beautiful gardens... south of bourge france Absolutely stunning Shannon! Amazing. We live quite close..."
Houzz Tour: Old Foundation, New Marvel
Dramatically defying gravity, this modern woodland home embraces nature and its site without trying to blend in
"order of hundreds of thousands of square feet, rather than thousands. Chan-Li Lin... of a teardown on the site and suspending part of the top floor in a dramatic fashion... office of New York City's Rafael Viñoly Architects is known for large projects that... design of the 1.5-million-square-foot Tokyo International Forum. But when it came... north of New York City, they opted for a manageable size, reusing the foundation..."
City View: Cincinnati Embraces Old and New
A Midwestern burgh takes pride in its architectural history while warming to simple, practical, modern styles
"height of the art deco movement and has a wealth of architectural gems, from an iconic... All of this history, as well as the influence of new trends received via the Internet... unique mix of old and new design styles. "Cincinnati is a very diverse community with... get rid of the term "flyover state." Born and raised in Cincinnati, Ohio, I picked... a lot of style there that still influences me to this day. Cincinnati has come a..."
Interior Glass Doors Shine as Stars of the Flow
If your rooms are cast in a dreary light or the setting is uninspired, give glass doors a more prominent role
"glass doors a more prominent role... light were of no concern (but really, who doesn't want more light?), glass doors inside... glass doors — whether clear, frosted, multipaned, pocketed or French — will bring... glass doors can change a home for the better.... particular one out of the mix: The glass garage door. Yes, garage doors are generally reserved... interior doors, French doors, glass pocket doors. Bookmarking this, definitely! scarbowcow..."
A Place of His Own: Boy's First Bedroom
"iteration of a future man cave. Take my oldest grandson, Matia, who is 10. The first... the bane of his existence. So when his family moved to a bigger home and he got his... for his door that stated “No sisters allowed” (only not that politely). His second... the face of the desk pedestal, practically pulsating. Thor stands with his hammer high... proud of myself. When we drove it up to Seattle and put it in Matia’s room, he..."
The Allure and Appeal of a Glass Sink
"type of material are your sinks made out of? If you are lucky then they are probably... custom-made glass that utilizes bits of the colors of the rest of your decor in the... out those old sinks and installed ones that were made from glass instead. Glass... effects of glass you can make a sink that really makes your rooms stand out from the... some type of metal or plastic. Imagine how much your rooms would change if you tore out..."
Bed Down in a Cocoon of Beautiful Textiles
Make your bedroom a real haven with a bed draped in sheets, blankets and pillows that speak to your dreams
"the end of a terrible day, when I can crawl under a cloud of sheets, blankets, cats... version of heaven on earth. I love a well-made bed — there’s something elegant about... thought of one of our favorite bedrooms in Beaver Creek, CO, by Belly Beson Company... strand of temple bells from one of the posts. It's always so fun to see how many different... thought out, well illustrated article...thanks! I love sleeping amid well made natural..."
How to Restyle the Foot of Your Bed
"check out these furnishings for fresh foot-of-the-bed style.... The foot of the bed can be a high-traffic area. Sometimes there are space constraints... the foot of the bed is like a lane to destinations beyond the bedroom, like the bathroom... net-4-door/ bubblyjock I made them - without a pattern, of course, because that would... the idea of stools and benches at the end of a bed, but a large bed like our Canopy..."
My Houzz: 38 Years of Renovations Help Artists Live Their Dream
Twin art studios. Space for every book and model ship. After four decades of remodeling, this farmhouse has two happy homeowners
"decades of remodeling, this farmhouse has two happy homeowners... Davidson have made their 1862 farmhouse a working canvas. The two moved to this rural setting... types of homes to many of the others here on Houzz. Many of the perfectly decorated... homes of artists. Artists put so much of themselves into the space. I must admit... peace of the running water to you, Deep peace of the flowing air to you, Deep peace..."
5 Bright Palettes for Front Doors
Splash bold green, blue, orange or red on your front door, then balance it with a more restrained hue on the rest of the house
"front door, then balance it with a more restrained hue on the rest of the house... front door. Many people have no trouble picking out a fun color to paint the door... stand out, which makes the front door the ideal place to feature a vibrant color... the rest of the house that don't try to compete for attention. Check out these Houzz... front doors, along with potential palettes that incorporate a bold front door hue..."
Roots of Style: See What Defines a Craftsman Home
Charming features and intimate proportions have made Craftsman houses an American favorite. See their common details and variations
"have made Craftsman houses an American favorite. See their common details and variations... years of the 20th century. Pattern books and periodicals furthered the study of the... range of configurations probably contributes to the adaptability of this architecture... fusion of wooden Asian architectural details, the English Arts and Crafts movement... masterpiece of the ideals that the Craftsman style promoted, the fashion translated to..."
Mixing the old with the new creating an Eclectic lifestyle...
"mixing the old with the new is one of my favorite types of design. Taking a room that... mix the old/antiques with new/modern elements is an art. You have to ensure that the... some type of cohesion. I usually try to keep wood tones close in color, when adding... piece of furniture (however all rules are meant to be broken). As for the accessories... like the old-new mix. Lovely photos as well. Love the HEADBOARDS! Did you have to have..."