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My Houzz: Sleekness and Soft Touches in a Midcentury Home
Flowers and art make classic furnishings all the lovelier in a San Francisco couple’s overhauled gem
"owers and art make classic furnishings all the lovelier in a San Francisco couple’s... here: Seth and Natalie Brookshire, and their cats, Gertrude and Samantha Location: Laurel... Construction and other local craftspeople, Seth transformed the home, which he shares with... dream home in the city. The only problem: The architectural gem had suffered through... d the home’s modern character. “That gave me carte blanche to tear into the house..."
Houzzers Say: 16 Outdoor Must-Haves
"what 16 exterior features you may want to put on your home remodeling checklist... concealing and charging our ever-growing list of gadgets and simply making life easier... well-planned home. I've taken your ideas, matched them up with some photos and compiled... custom home, the Houzz community came up with so many great suggestions that I have... outdoors and work our way indoors. Here are your suggestions for today's must-haves..."
My Houzz: Going White and Bright in Montreal
White lacquer and wider doorways help create an airer backdrop for colorful contemporary art in a 1910 Arts and Crafts home
"lacquer and wider doorways help create an airer backdrop for colorful contemporary... 1910 Arts and Crafts home and wanted to preserve them. But they also wanted a setting... of the home.” Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Maxime Vandal and Richard Ouellette;... Vandal and designer Richard Ouellette of Les Ensembliers loved the traditional features... moving and widening doorways, lacquering wood moldings in white, opening up spaces..."
Your Total Home Organizing and Decluttering Guide
Take it slow or be a speed demon — this room-by-room approach to organizing and storage will get your home in shape no matter how you roll
"organizing and storage will get your home in shape no matter how you roll... your home is long gone. Take advantage of the new year and give your home a fresh... taken down and the confetti has been swept away, any excuse to hold off on decluttering... cleaning and organizing guides from Houzz, room by room, to help you start off the year... quilt pictures and patterns, plants and gardening hints and ideas. It's all good..."
8 Materials for Raised Garden Beds
Get the dirt on classic and new options for raised vegetable and plant beds, to get the most from your year-round garden
"classic and new options for raised vegetable and plant beds, to get the most from your... raised garden beds is not new, and although they are impressive focal points, their... issues and soil compaction. It used to be that raised beds were constructed primarily... stylish and practical materials to use in addition to wood, like concrete, stone and... gophers and voles out of the beds and running water lines to the beds. The garden has..."
Green-Only Gardens Draw the Eye and Soothe the Spirit
Use plant and foliage variety to create a monochromatic landscape as visually pleasing as it is calming
"plant and foliage variety to create a monochromatic landscape as visually pleasing... for both home and landscape? In the garden many people tend to use gray because its... warm, and blue, which is cool. This balance makes it a calming and restful color... foliage and flower. But are different colors essential? If we skillfully choose and... colors. And could green also provide the same neutral benefits as gray, another popular..."
Houzz Tour: Luxury and Ruggedness Blend in the Arizona Desert
With Southwest territory style outside and a contemporary look inside, this home offers every comfort in an easygoing way
"outside and a contemporary look inside, this home offers every comfort in an easygoing... spouses and future grandchildren could enjoy. Of course, the home had to also suit... contemporary home with the look and feel of a rehabbed territorial-style house. Houzz... interior and exterior home design and construction. If these folks have to truck in... even in a home like that. Beautiful dream home! 9th picture down . Wow love it. Outdoor..."
Front and Center Color: When to Paint Your Door Black
"are 8 exterior palettes to make it work... elegant and dramatic. It works well with any and every other color, making it extremely... for your home's curb appeal. Here are examples of black front doors done beautifully... complementary exterior colors. More: 5 Bright Palettes for Bold Front Doors... front home. The first week we were here, I painted it a deep turquoise and have never... Before and After of one of my recent exterior curb appeal projects-- the front door..."
Houzz Tour: Wood and Wonder in a Modern Carmel Residence
Gracefully aligned with its ocean views, this Asian-influenced home for a retired California couple has a deep relationship with nature
"enced home for a retired California couple has a deep relationship with nature... courtyard, and the second floor is devoted to a meditation and yoga room.... Carmel Bay and the Pacific Ocean for a retired couple looking to downsize. Wood, steel... steel and glass combine to create something modern yet beautifully integrated into its... natural and built context. This ideabook tours the house, from the curb to the roof..."
Houzz Tour: Sleek and Neat in Toronto
Clean lines and generous hidden storage give a renovated home for 4 a more spacious look without a bit of clutter
"lines and generous hidden storage give a renovated home for 4 a more spacious look... space and the 750-square-foot addition comfortable, green and functional. Houzz... room and one where the furniture doesn’t quite fit. In this 1,600-square-foot, postwar... chairs and sofas and cushioned seats and benches. These look great, in say, Dwell... throughout the home really make it unique and add a lot of character to the home. The large..."
11 Fences to Match a Modern Mood
Pass on the picket — steel, glass and other materials let fences make a perfect union with modern house mates
"glass and other materials let fences make a perfect union with modern house mates... by its exterior form, materials and color, but that character also extends to other... sturdy and fairly private. (Though a couple of fences shown are exceptions.) This... modern and contemporary fences that are striking in their own right.... for my home. I found several picture here that serve as inspiration. Thanks! Thanks... this post and your recent post on Japanese homes. Thanks for some great inputs NGS The..."
Front and Center Color: When to Paint Your Door Blue
Who knew having the blues could be so fun? These 8 exterior color palettes celebrate sunny-day skies to electric nights
"These 8 exterior color palettes celebrate sunny-day skies to electric nights... right trim and siding colors or materials. These eight exterior sample palettes show... the sky and the sea — or perhaps of our school colors or a favorite sports team. It... siding and trim colors are light, and you have a mix of warm (navajo beige) and cool... river home (vintage early 1900's) and our log home with blue door. My house is tan..."
Houzz Tour: Bridging Past and Present in a California Craftsman
A Santa Monica bungalow says goodbye to gloominess and hello to a bright new look that mixes modern and traditional
"gloominess and hello to a bright new look that mixes modern and traditional... by the home's period detailing and proximity to the beach. But the dusky woodwork... light and enhance the furniture and art. "Now that I've seen the final product, it... traditional and modern." Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: A professional couple and their... historic home faces: How much do you alter your life to accommodate your house? And..."
Houzz Tour: Black and White and Beautiful in Upstate New York
"directors — and often dress in hipster black and white. The house was boxy and nondescript... inside and out. Leanne Ford of Acre Goods + Services, the couple’s friend and interior... over the home to match their style and personality. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here:... weekend home for Jessica Musumeci and David Curcurito. Location: Upstate New York Size:... Musumeci and David Curcurito are witty urbanites who work at magazines — they are creative..."
My Houzz: A 1950s Bungalow Grows Up and Greens Out
Beauty and energy efficiency go hand in hand in this expanded and renovated Massachusetts forest home
"eauty and energy efficiency go hand in hand in this expanded and renovated Massachusetts... Italy and Spain, architects Gail and Robert Karn moved their family back to the United... Rheinzink and her husband, architect Robert Karn of Consilium Urban Design and Architecture... forest and set out to incorporate some of the super-energy-efficient designs they... capture heat and light) — all elements of the Passive House standard. "Our goal was to build..."