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Houzz Tour: 2 Modern Buildings on an Upscale Farm
"views on all sides of the home are stunning and the large floor to ceiling windows... concept home. It's your farm and your choice on were you want to hang your overalls... modern home transformation. We have 2 young boys on 2 acres. We garden, have an... would pass on this place. This is really beautiful. Gorgeous photos and design. I agree... "come on in and sit a spell". But that's just me. Nothing farmy about it. They did..."
On Trend: Bold and Black Exterior House Color
"statement on homes of any style and size... these homes, I would question whether a black exterior really does make the home... thoughts on that factor? That is a bad trend. Homes should be as lightcolored as possible... black on black. Yuck! To my surprise, I really liked the black on the modernist designs... the heat on the terrace of the house on the first photo I love black houses! Although... directly on it and the windows, perfect. love the black color on all these houses!..."
Guest Picks: Brush Up on Painterly Patterns
Use free-form stripes, vibrant florals and watercolor tones on furniture and accessories to evoke art around the home
"tones on furniture and accessories to evoke art around the home... my eye on a few fabric selections from Fiona Douglas. I absolutely adore her work... to my home collection...or paint myself! (lamp shades, for starters...) And bubblyjock... brightly hued home accents. http://www.lafuente.com/ @ Molly - yes! US stockists listed... listed on the Bluebellgray website: http://www.bluebellgray.com/stockists/ Or, come to..."
How to Artfully Build a House on a Hillside
"inspire your home's design, rather than fight it... house on a sloped site, let me suggest this mantra: "No house should ever be on any... by a home under construction on a steep terrain. The goal is to sit the house within... of the home. Below you'll learn more about how to handle building on a site with... which a home has successfully been nestled into the topography.... our new home, which was built on a downward slope. It has been quite the challenge..."
My Houzz: New England Add-On Provides Privacy, Views
A Massachusetts couple gets increased lounge space, improved views of the backyard and much-needed privacy with a home addition
"porch on their traditional colonial Massachusetts home. "We wanted more usable... iched on a suburban lot, Susan and Ben Bernhard craved privacy. The couple could... neighbor's home, and their lush backyard was visible only by peering through a small kitchen... neighbor's home. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Susan and Ben Bernhard Location:... HISTORIC HOMES BUT THIS HOME ISN'T ONE OF THEM. OWNERS NEED TO DO WHAT THEY FEEL IS..."
On Trend: Painterly Florals
"roses in home décor as flower patterns make a comeback... is less on realist perfection and more on an artistic impression, brushstrokes and... of the home, climbing the walls in wallpaper designs and landing underfoot in crewel-work... popping up on runways all the way back in 2010, but it's really making its way into the... the home market now. Another characteristic of the newest floral prints: super-saturated..."
My Houzz: Beachy Tranquility and Togetherness on Puget Sound
"offer on a midcentury modern home there and hoped for the best. But when that home... we are, on the beach that we liked so much.”... beautiful home and setting. It looks like a very relaxing and comfortable home. It always... Fabulous home and by the look of that gorgeous dog it is tranquil and peaceful. Puget... Beautiful home, lovely surroundings and a great dog! LOVE! the juxtaposition of the... your your home! Sonia and Bob :) You've made an '80's house sing with tranquility and..."
The Cutest Darn Animals on Houzz
"laid eyes on from great homes, ranches and gardens on Houzz.... dogs here on Houzz, but we've never rounded up the other wonderful animals that pop up... video on YouTube. My neighbor filmed a baby lamb jumping on her bed. See http://www... smile on my face this morning. Here's a pic of a sleepy fox on our back porch taken... don't live on a lake and altho I have seen otters on lakes not that far away I highly... make his home on your porch! (I love possums!) and the like. One day we moved his..."
My Houzz: Tour a Contemporary Townhouse on the Water
An elevator, a stunning outdoor patio space and a private beach contribute to an Oregon family's dream lakefront home
"Oregon home perfect for water lovers Jill and Chris Hall. Living on the water has... townhouses on the large property — one to rent out, and one for their dream home. Houzz... a dip on a hot day! like the hanging mirror with rope. four and a half bathrooms... Terrific home enhanced by the views! Who was the architect and the builder? The architect... Riverland Homes. Very difficult site--masterful job by both. I so want to live here..."
Bet Your Bottom Dollar on Cane Chairs for Stylish Seating
Cane and Chippendale-style chairs are so easy to customize, you can make one work in a dining space or home office of any style
"space or home office of any style... help your home look brand new, whether you're on a budget or ready to splurge.... commodities on the flea market and thrift store scene, highly sought after to add a touch... easy on the wallet — I recently scored four for a client for just $60 — and are... makeover on a flea market Cane chair. I wanted to pull the rich blue out of the fabric... canning on the sides. The furniture is all in natural wood and it all balances out..."
Window Boxes Captivate on the Curb
For home appeal that reaches to the street, dress up your windows with boxes brimming with blossoms, vines or the freshest foliage
"For home appeal that reaches to the street, dress up your windows with boxes brimming... touches on the "necks" of plain-Jane windows. Take a second look at your home. Could... finger on it? Try imagining that house with one simple little addition — a window... live in a home and ones that love to live in their home. These are great examples of... older home and have had window boxes on the north side for several years now. They..."
Bet on Black and Red for a Winning Combination
"premieres on February 24, and I am excited for this year’s season, with Shakira and Usher... for your home. But you just might when you see the gorgeous spaces below take center... in your home, consider the winning combination of black and red.... wood all on the walls in the bathroom i think it would seem really dark in there or... a show home bathroom once..... very dark cabinetry, white floors and fixtures with..."
Designs on College Bowl Games
Get ready for the national championship with a look at the year's best teams, and some home architecture to match
"and some home architecture to match... game on Jan. 9, 2012. This year's slate of games is already underway, and alumni... cheer on their Ducks, Spartans, Badgers, Buckeyes, Bulldogs, Cardinals, Tigers and... teams' home regions. More: 8 Ingredients of the Perfect Football Party Room... foundation on which their sophomore quarterback can grow. Like this lakeshore home in... Like this home's bridge and elevation, Luck has the arm strength to zip the ball on a..."
On Trend: Up-and-Coming Minimalist Swedish Accessories
"make for home decor that's modern but inviting... to our homes. Let's be honest — I want my home to be comfortable and inviting, and... focuses on that goal. But have no fear. Adding minimalist accessories is an easy way... takes on a classic set of reaching arms, this coatrack keeps the old-school details... of arms on this candlestick showcases slim candles. Even your fireplace deserves some... depends on a pair of reaching arms to keep your firewood carefully cradled. A very..."
How to Make a Room Easier on the Eyes
"brought home from the office. And this can cause stress. But the tricky thing is... going on, which can also stress us out. So how can we create spaces with just the... point on light-spot again. Also I put on use some valuable things instead of displaying... colorful homes shown on Houzz very much too. May I never be locked in a minimalist's... items on the shelves appear to have been chosen solely on the basis of size and color..."