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Houzz Tour: Warming Up in Fort Lauderdale
How do you make a palatial-style home cozier more intimate? With organic touches, a soft color palette and resized trim
"palatial-style home cozier more intimate? With organic touches, a soft color palette and resized... surfaces and a palette of grays, creams and beiges; and by resizing the larger rooms... Crockett and Tubbs). We envision cold, wide-open spaces, stark white and clear glass... their home in Fort Lauderdale, this family wanted to give their Mediterranean house... neutrals and the sleek modern feel. I hate going to Florida homes and being surrounded..."
Houzz Tour: Recalling the Pilgrims in a 350-Year-Old Home
"restoration and preservation efforts give a 1665 home an honored place in the present... their home, from the hand-hewn beams and stenciled floors to the wavy glass in the... documented and disassembled the structure, then spent the next three and a half years... 18th-century homes, knocked on strangers’ doors in search of vintage glass and straightened... their home, a 1793 tavern that had been converted into a house. Towle was no stranger..."
Houzz Tour: Happy Clients Unwrap a New Home on Christmas
The completion of this California remodel was a gift with perfect timing — and the new openness and fireproof features keep on giving
"timing — and the new openness and fireproof features keep on giving... beloved home of 30 years in the 2008 wildfires, so our team and, of course, architect... this home remodel by Christmas Day," says Cervantes. And come through they did —... only came home to a completed house, but more important, to a fireproof home with a seamless... Barbara, and a graphic designer and illustrator Location: Santa Barbara, California..."
Houzz Tour: Heavy Metal Rocks a Modern Missouri Home
"family home, but wood and other textures warm the look... Perry’s home features steel extensively inside and out. Gavin Snider of Hufft Projects... designed the home, says Perry’s intimate involvement, ambition and creative spirit are what... single-level home, he knew just the material to use heavily. Appropriately named Heavy... Architectural and interior design: Hufft Projects; landscape design: 40North; lighting design:..."
Restoration Rallies a 1790 Stone Springhouse
An old outbuilding gets a new purpose — several purposes, that is — thanks to careful efforts by stonemasons and architects
"house, home office and guesthouse. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: This is an... Architects and the builders at Orion Construction. Chipping away at the stucco plastered... beautiful home was truly a Phoenix rising from the ashes. The architect and home owners... that love and respect old and historic structures and want to preserve them at all cost... building (and financed it!). And of course congratulations to the architects and contractors..."
Houzz Tour: Family Living in 980 Square Feet
In a place known for going big, a family of 4 opts for creative space savers and subtle luxuries instead
"designed and built by hand. Recently they and their two young daughters moved into a 9... -foot home that they also designed and built. But unlike the first house they built... all the home’s mechanical elements, and bookcases on steel tracks that slide out of... Texas-size homes (often topping 15,000 square feet), designer-builders Mark Schatz and... smaller homes. For 14 years they lived in a 700-square-foot house that they designed..."
Houzz Tour: A 'Portlandia' Home Raises an Eyebrow
"quirky home in Oregon, and it played its spaceship part to a T... rear and innovative interior helped to inspire and set the scene for the plight... blending old and new elements to create a truly original home that is no doubt appreciated... before this home was famous, it was just a plain-Jane 1941 faux Cape Cod house. Since it... family home. Increasing square footage was a must, but he wanted to do it in a practical..."
Houzz Tour: A Happy-Trails Home on a California Field
Horse-loving homeowners look to barns and equestrian references for their light and bright new build
"barns and equestrian references for their light and bright new build... sense of home,” says Linsteadt. “They wanted a home that was light and bright, one that... California, home was built, the owners told architect Ken Linsteadt that the property had... long-ago (and long-gone) estate. Because he’s familiar with the region’s history, Linsteadt... in the garden,” the architect says. The equine backstory was fitting, as the family..."
How to Work With a Landscape Pro
Lush lawns and gardens don't create themselves. Here's how to work with a landscaping professional for a smooth process and pleasing results
"lawns and gardens don't create themselves. Here's how to work with a landscaping... changes and evolves over time — flowers wither, trees mature, shrubs grow and spread... spread. And that's where a landscape pro can prove to be invaluable. Follow our tips... hiring and working with landscapers to make your yard the envy of the neighborhood... of the exterior/ garden requirements and are schooled to avoid pitfalls such as grading..."
Houzz Call: Send in the Design Cats
Post your best photo of your cat at home, in the garden or with you in your studio. It could be published in a featured ideabook
"cat at home, in the garden or with you in your studio. It could be published in a... cats at home, in your garden and in your workspace. We all know that cats help you... laugh and help you appreciate the comforts of home.... black and white design story for New Orleans Homes and Lifestyles, and my cat Steve... Rory and Rufus, who funny, personable and loving - and they are very loved. My cat... Cleopatra and her red living room. Stefana Savin www.riviera-gardens.com Mobi and Tiggy..."
Houzz Tour: A Ranch House Is Reborn in a Los Angeles Canyon
Can you get back to nature in the heart of an urban mecca? This family — and their horses, dogs and chickens — did just that
"family — and their horses, dogs and chickens — did just that... themselves and their teenage son and daughter, three horses, four dogs, a duck and six... trails and farm-recalling nature are the way of life. Welcome to the city of Brentwood... author and her entertainment producer husband, who were looking for a nature-hugging... were old; and outdated fixtures, like pea-green sinks in the master suite, were rampant..."
My Houzz: Creative Solutions Transform a Tricky Basement Studio
Structural issues and puzzling features give way to beautiful design at the hands of a can-do Montreal homeowner
"issues and puzzling features give way to beautiful design at the hands of a can-do... Lambelin and her Labrador and Bouvier-Bernese mix, Canaille Size: The studio apartment... issues and a dark, cramped space are normally features that send potential homeowners... Montreal home decor company ADzif, it presented an exciting challenge. Lambelin didn’t... bright and cozy at once. Well done! Thanks for all the info and pictures. It really..."
So You Bought a Cave: 7 Ways to Open Your Home to Light
"have — and learn to appreciate some shadows, too... hugger, and that's no metaphor. My childhood home was in a clearing surrounded by beautiful... to our home's lack of light. From the day we took possession of our home until it... husband and I did, inadvertently. Of course it wasn't only the trees that made our... ceilings and our valley setting surrounded by woods-covered hills all contributed to... increase and maximize its natural light...."
Houzz Tour: Cinderella Story in Pittsburgh
"modern home thanks to the keen eye and eclectic background of Mark Frankovitch, who... studied art and history, then got an MBA in real estate finance. His interests merged when... possibilities and helped finance the makeover of this corner into a wow spot he calls teres... style and price of this house. a dream is a dream and this big realisation is one... but the exterior doesn't fit with the surrounding neighborhood, and I suspect very..."
Roots of Style: Spanish Eclectic Homes Find a Place in the Sun
Flexible stucco, intricate tiles and more have kept this multicultural style going strong for a century
"tiles and more have kept this multicultural style going strong for a century... Arizona and Florida. The orange and red terra-cotta roofing defines the local architecture... construction and has proven to be remarkably forgiving and flexible. Its plastic quality... pronounced and intricate details to stand out, complementing the visual texture of the... openness and largeness and airiness and brightness. My wife and I bought this house..."