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Gnomes Carve Out Life in Houzz Users' Gardens
Guarding the landscape or just supplying smiles, gnomes have won the hearts of Houzzers across the country. Here's a roundup
"hearts of Houzzers across the country. Here's a roundup... Some of them guard, some delight, some move around, others travel internationally... thinking of getting one too :) Of course now I have to share this custom gnome door... Speaking of residence, we made a path for him leading to his house. A home without... Check out tyynelantontut.fi Ok this website is not for the faint of heart but it's... get one of these lil' fellars for my garden now! Truly! I never thought much about..."
Houzz Tour: New Style with Old-World Warmth
"course of almost 10 years. Turner, with the help of architect Louis Felthouse, gave... views of the city. Using the house's traditional structure as a backdrop, Turner... turned out, the house ended up being put on the market shortly after completion. Prior... where most of the furniture in the home is from.... ..all of it is, actually. The black walnut is magical. Answer to reducing the units:... surround are made of Rumos limestone. An expansive view of the south side of San Francisco..."
Guest Picks: Everything Old (Bath) is New Again
"renovation of a full bath in a 1910s bungalow outside of Boston. In its current state... integrity of the house as a whole with the choice of finishes and fixtures. Enjoy! —... a wall out to create a true "master bath" while trying to maintain the architectural... rated a 5 out of 5. There is nothing better for reassuring clients than being able to... the look of big, old farmhouse sinks. For the same project I have mentioned, this guy..."
Houzz Tour: 800-Year-Old Walls, Modern Interiors in Provence
"Old architecture and new additions mix beautifully in a luxurious renovated vacation... walls of Rasteau, France, some 800 years ago, this historic home evolved into a mishmash... mishmash of rooms and styles over the centuries that followed. With each new addition... 1960s mix of wild wallpaper, Dutch tile and faux finishes. Despite these shortcomings... layers of renovated details to reveal the quirky layout, 3-foot-thick stone walls..."
My Houzz: Bold Wallpaper Kicks Up a Century-Old Craftsman
Design risks pay off in a Seattle bungalow that combines fearless patterns with subtler colors and a sophisticated practicality
"Brenner of Matthew Craig Interiors. "I told Matthew that I wanted really big, bold... to walk out with a designer!" With Brenner's help, Vila was able to design a kid-friendly... neighborhood of Seattle That's interesting: While renovating the house, Vila and Brenner... found old newspapers dating back to the 1930s stuffed in the walls.... "stewardship" of the home. @ crabtree studio-I understand the problem of tiring of patterns..."
Holiday Decorating, Old-School Style
"grumpy old man, but when the hell did it become common practice to have your house... obsession of turning our abodes into Wonka-inspired gingerbread houses is getting out... out of hand. I might be in the minority, but I think decorating your house at Christmas... collage out of a select group of cards to fit this year's color scheme - if it makes... myself of the beauty of simplicity in all things. The Christmas season should be..."
Old is New: Cement Tile Makes a Comeback
"that most of cement tile's current Moorish-inspired patterns arise. Though it's often... two are made with different methods and since both are deeply patterned, richly colored... supplier of architectural and antiques,we have very large range of old colored cement... couple of coats of the clear, watery sealant and then when it is dry, a light coat... coat of old fashioned wax as a top coat. This gives the best protection. The only place..."
Guest Picks: Everything Old-World Is New Again
Give even a new build a romantic history with lighting fixtures, hardware and drapes that recall the Old Country
"most of my visitors think that I remodeled an old house. People assume it is old... middle of the Houston Heights, Texas, where many of the existing Craftsman and Victorian... lots of reclaimed and salvaged items into the decor, and included lots of new items... have an old-world feel. The front porch ceiling is covered in antique painted beadboard... while the old beams and reclaimed oak floors came from a salvage yard just down the street..."
Kit Houses Stand the Test of Time
"houses have made their way into the modern day... collection of kit homes. Like the bungalow, the kit home started with the dawn of the... , all of the parts, from lumber to windows to the kitchen sink, were delivered ready... popularity of the kit house grew, so did the available styles and sizes. Sears and others... and many of these homes are still standing. In fact, there are several communities... growth of inner-ing suburbs. More: The Bungalow: Domestic Design at the Dawn of..."
My Houzz: Old-World European Flair in Oregon
Custom woodwork, stained glass and Arts and Crafts touches create warm, earthy interiors in a ranch-style home
"colors of the wood, the texture and color of steel and concrete where we've been able... period of weeks and months at a time. "I would call our style 'the artless art,'"... color of the plaster finish we have on the walls, and how the light interacts with... neighborhood of Salem, Oregon Size: 3,100 square feet; 1 bedroom, 3 bathrooms... g mix of materials. Love the stacked stone wall and the blackboard door. You are..."
8 Popular Cabinet Door Styles for Kitchens of All Kinds
Don't mess around picking cabinet doors. Let our mini guide help you choose the right style, and save the messes for cooking
"cabinet doors. Let our mini guide help you choose the right style, and save the messes... cabinet door style can be one of the most important factors in your kitchen's new design... cabinet doors one of the most visible design elements in a kitchen, but they can also... be one of the most expensive. From the elaborate to the simple, there's a door style... at some of the better-known styles here and see which will work for your home's style..."
Houzz Tour: Mixing It Up in a Century-Old Edwardian
Different eras, patterns and textures mingle beautifully in a Canadian interior designer's home and 'design lab'
"results of designers' hard work for their clients here on Houzz, but we don't often... reflection of her family's lifestyle and collections, and it also serves as a design... hundred-year-old Edwardian house in Toronto in early 2013. They chose it because it was... (choice of dining room chairs), good mix of new and old (everywhere!), great color... easy way out and ERASE. (Sometimes I think the hoards of HGTV wannabes out there would..."
My Houzz: Old-World Charm With a Modern-Love Twist
Heritage pieces combine with custom touches — and one great story — in a Canadian family's 'forever' house
"with lots of charming historical details. "Finding beautiful moldings that hadn't been... months of renovations gave them what they consider their forever home. Connie says... Drive area of Vancouver Size: 3,000 square feet; 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms plus a basement... conjured out of the dark-stained woodgrain of the doors. Staring mesmerized at the... glimmers of a golden age of immortality and freedom expunged by the advent of the wee..."
Kitchen of the Week: Grandma's Kitchen Gets a Modern Twist
Colorful, modern styling replaces old linoleum and an inefficient layout in this architect's inherited house in Washington, D.C.
"replaces old linoleum and an inefficient layout in this architect's inherited house... the rest of the work area? I am a fan of drawers instead of cabinets (much easier... instead of squatting on the floor to pull things out of the shelves. All that counter... extreme of a theme I see on this site often: a lack of I understanding of what it... ingredient out of the SubZero, returning to the work zone where I'm putting a pat of unsalted..."
Houzz Tour: Updated Elegance for a 200-Year-Old Norwegian Mansion
Original details are restored to glory with a modern color palette and set off by fresh furnishings and a more open layout
"as many of the home's original details as possible and highlighting them through a... family of 4 occupying the ground floor and basement. A separate family lives on the... space use of contrast colors made me to say WOW! I love the whole look of the house-... to sit out there and enjoy a drink! This is one of the most beautiful homes I've ever... the calm old world feel of what the owners did with their space. Bravo!!! Love the house..."