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My Houzz: A Master’s Design Goes Green and Universal
Adapting $500 house plans in Pittsburgh leads to planned Platinum LEED certification and better accessibility for one of the owners
"architects to design residences for a dream-house series it was publishing. The plans were... universal design modifications to the original plan to accommodate Lou’s multiple sclerosis... from the interior design and decor. I'm happy for the family because they got what... am an Interior Design student working on a project for multigenerational living,... sustainable design approach to design solutions. Love this project! Where can I find..."
Universal Bath Design: Light Your Bathroom for All Ages and Abilities
Learn about uplighting, downlighting, visual cueing and avoiding glare for a bathroom that's safe and works for all
"bathroom's design is just as important as the kitchen's, making bathrooms with a universal... appeal in design and aesthetics more in demand than ever. And that includes lighting... universal design. Another 2 cool places to use lighting in the shower are inside of linear... Universal Design Living Laboratory Project in Columbus Ohio. For more ideas about these... when the interior lights are on. Some films are more opaque than others, so make sure..."
Travel Guide: Vancouver for Design Lovers
You'll find more than just great architecture in this diverse coastal Canadian city — terrific parks, shops, eateries and museums abound too
"and new design, including historic heritage homes, examples of West Coast modernism... city for interior design, and I'd say that increasingly, we're seeing growth of like-minded... be re-designed to accommodate open-space reading areas as well as an accessible rooftop... furniture designers (including well known Brent Comber) and Japanese made furniture rarely... known in design communities here and elsewhere that Vancouver's expression of design..."
8 Influential Home Design Trends for 2012
The National Association of Home Builders sees the year ahead through the eyes of its annual design award winners
"builders and design professionals, acknowledge that good design "is not and should not be... these design awards to look for upcoming trends for new home design. This year the... eight design trends that will have an influence on new home designs in 2012 and into... new home design is significantly better now than just a few years ago. Unlike in the... improve home design. A better home with an eye to the future. Now that's what I call better..."
Can You Match These Faces With Their Famous Designs?
Architects' portraits are less familiar than their iconic designs, but take a good look — you might see a connection
"iconic designs, but take a good look — you might see a connection... Wright designed and Eames style boxy homes in Northwest Indiana. I still marvel them... com Hi Design Mode girls, WOW, what a nice image you've got ! Not postmodern, but... do you design ? I could identify all architects - I guess that makes me a die-hard... him as a designer of larger, non-residential projects rather than houses. The above... er by design fans - it had a pic of many of the mid-century modern greats all together..."
Universal Lighting Design Strategies for 4 Key Home Areas
Brighten the way for eyes of any age with ambient and task lighting that supports safety and imparts beauty
"photos and designer tips on this blog: http://www.interiordesigngreensboro.com/search... in an interior bathroom where there is no other natural light source and a skylight... 3 in interior bath areas and a hallway area. Can't wait to see that improvement... Lighting Designer (architects may or may not qualify in that area). There is too much... offered 7 designer ceiling fixtures for over a year now. I personally love the fabric..."
Design Explained in Pie Charts
If you've ever wondered about the creative process of architects and designers, check out these simple charts
"architects and designers, check out these simple charts... of the design process, I have developed this simple series of pie charts.... trade (interior designers, architects, graphic designers etc). Glad to see that some... the design process. I have a design pie for kitchen re-design. I'm up to explaining... am an interior designer and live in Florida we don't wear sweaters but I do wear... architects and interior designers were scary! :] I like your pie and explanation of the..."
They're Baaack: 7 Retro Design Features Making a Comeback
You may have thought (hoped?) you'd never see them again, but these design blasts from the past are better than ever
"these design blasts from the past are better than ever... seven design throwbacks that have made a triumphant return.... style interior - no. Love the swinging chairs and all Scandinavian inspired decorative... interest in interior decorating) but just to annoy, she sent it on to me. Now she thinks... kitchen designer told me what I wanted is not a trend now I didn't waste her or my... of the design vocabulary, and perspective on a period's details is not a blanket..."
Houzz Tour: Creative Design Moves Rescue an Island Cottage
Facing down mold and nicotine, two industrious Canadian designers transform an uninhabitable wreck into an artful getaway
"Canadian designers transform an uninhabitable wreck into an artful getaway... lives as design consultants in Vancouver to Mayne Island, where they enjoy watching... to the designer/homeowners. I would love to see a floor plan. I'm trying to piece... ? The interior transom window is also called a "borrowed light" because it takes... Beautiful interior and gorgeous views!!! Love the transom window between the new bedrooms..."
Milo Baughman: The Cary Grant of Furniture Design
Sensuous and sophisticated, the midcentury designer’s chairs, sofas, credenzas and more are classics in high demand
"midcentury designer’s chairs, sofas, credenzas and more are classics in high demand... American designer whose affordable creations dominated the department store market from... Baughman’s designs are still being produced by North Carolina furniture company Thayer... with the designer. Baughman’s sensuous and streamlined creations are now considered... than in design as such. I used to go to Astaire and Rogers films twice — once to admire..."
Take Your Garden on a Rural Route With Plant-Dominant Designs
"garden design — the spectacular opening ceremony at last year's London Olympics even... garden design — the opposite of minimalism and the idea of creating outdoor rooms... house interior style. I would explore these first as a part of the `brief` for design... oriental design or more specific, more Cottage style, with a lintel over head, and found... .. My interior decoration is somewhat minimal and subdued. I like calming spaces..."
Candy Adds a Sweet Design Touch
From peppermint stripes to gumball dots, these designs will make you feel like a kid in a candy store
Binge on the Design of ‘House of Cards’
"the set design. I live in Baltimore, and I can tell you, once the set designers hit... kitchen design. If you need any design advise to copy this set, just let me know. I... by the interiors - even pausing a recording just to review the details of the interiors... on the interior details--but I did flip out a bit with the security remodeling but... talented set designers from House of Cards. Looking forward to season three! I saw the British..."
Design It Like a Man: Tips for Single Guys Planning a Bedroom
What guys should consider — aside from the Xbox — to design a bedroom that's comfortable, stylish and accommodating
"Xbox — to design a bedroom that's comfortable, stylish and accommodating... comes to design. Being a man, I’m particularly on the lookout for styles that appeal... comes to design. (These similarities are easier to spot with single guys, because the... bedroom design. A common theme is NO FOOTBOARD. Guys don't want 'em Good lord, that... timely! designing a bachelor pad now and hotel stay is definitely the key factor in..."
The Brain of a Designer, in Diagrams
Ever wonder what's really going on inside the head of your architect or designer? Now's your chance to find out
"architect or designer? Now's your chance to find out... thought that designers were different than everyone else, haven't you? Maybe something about... well--an interior designer and a CPA. Each side of the brain helps the other! I've... in our Interior Design Classroom - is it available???? I agree I agree definitely... of the designers, actually ! I want to be a designer with freedom... dream my dream... all the 'designers' I know, non of them fit these stereotypes.....only the try-hards..."