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Create a Free, Custom Business Website With Houzz Site Designer
Manage your website and your Houzz profile from a single place, so you can spend more time focusing on client work
"your website and your Houzz profile from a single place, so you can spend more time... as well designed, we’ve got great news for you. With Site Designer, you can create... custom website with just a few clicks. Even better, Site Designer pulls photos, reviews... have a website that is as easy to create and maintain as your Houzz profile, and is... both your website and your Houzz profile from a single location. And did we mention it’s..."
My Houzz: German Prefab Home in the Colorado Mountains
This modern house was ordered from a website, but its clean-lined, elegant design belies its prefab origins
"modern house was ordered from a website, but its clean-lined, elegant design belies... Their website is www.stommel-haus.de or www.stommel-haus.co.uk Love the house, even... love the houses. They are interesting, warm and clean at the same time. Makes me really... importing the house in pieces except for the "interesting conversation" aspect. Love the... German houses - for anyone interested: the reputable German company Stommel are building..."
Small-Business Savvy: Photograph Products Like a Pro
Take impressive photos of your work for a website, a portfolio or packaging with any camera and these 5 tips
Know Your House: Stair Design and Construction for a Safe Climb
"architects and designers spend so much time designing stairs, and that true craftspeople build... into the design and construction of a simple, straight-run stair.... long-term design solution. Rather, stairs should be designed for comfort and convenience... answered by a design professional (architect or interior designer) that's familiar with you... that the house can be made larger in other areas. This mistaken thinking does not take..."
Design Lessons From Tiny Homes
"architects and designers who show at the MicroDwell exhibition specialize in the latter. Architect... architectural designers Hunter Floyd and Damon Wake built their 200-square-foot Cinder Box... building and design exhibition held at the Shemer Art Center. The projects, all well under... were designed and built by architects, builders, artists, hobbyists, students (high... These houses--and most of them are NOT houses in any case---are probably not intended..."
A Celebration of Design at Holiday House NYC 2014
The New York City fundraiser, open through December 21, showcases holiday-themed rooms by 23 designers
"done by designers in this year’s Holiday House NYC. Each of the 23 designers has his... what the designers have put together this year. 2014 Holiday House NYC: Academy Mansion... travels. The house is part of a seventh annual fundraiser benefiting the Breast Cancer Research... of the house. It was originally conceived as a designer show house where each room... room with designer furniture and flashy pieces of art. Some designs are so full of visual..."
Design Lessons From a 10-Foot-Wide Row House
How to make a very narrow home open, bright and comfortable? Go vertical, focus on storage, work your materials and embrace modern design
"entire house full of them: a two-story, 900-square-foot row house only 10 feet wide... t row house to turn it into a part-time home. But the house had had only moderate... impossible to design around. Long walls, narrow hallways, tight corners, no windows — these... used as housing for servants, is in Washington, D.C.'s historic Foggy Bottom neighborhood... space, the house was dark and cramped. It was Loosle's task to open it up and make it..."
Binge on the Design of ‘House of Cards’
"two of House of Cards on Netflix this past weekend? Once I started, I couldn’t stop... those designed rooms and the furniture. The White House is well the White House... talented set designers from House of Cards. Looking forward to season three! I saw the British... the set design. I live in Baltimore, and I can tell you, once the set designers hit... to the website of the production designer, Steve Arnold, and looked at the photographs..."
Houses Exposed: Show Your Structure for Great Design
"architect-designed houses if presented nicely, but am a lot more likely to snark about... of good design. The point I tried to make in the article was to design the structure... good design satisfies its ultimate user. if the people living in these houses are... then good design and kudos to the creators of those designs. I enjoyed the images and... building the house on a "grid". The house is built of reinforced concrete. It is a real..."
Working With Pros: When to Choose Full Design Services
Whether you want a single room or a whole house done, the maximum service level means the least work for you
"whole house done, the maximum service level means the least work for you... interior designers work with clients: full design services, design plans and design... ing a house can be a daunting project, even for devout DIYers. Most homeowners would... interior designers do — and what they cost — prevent people from seeking guidance. It... service designer. Our designer is part of our process of design build. We can keep..."
Microunits Are Coming to NYC. See the Winning Design
Say goodbye to only arm-and-a-leg Manhattan rents. This plan for small prefab units opens the door to more affordable housing
"through design. A team made up of Monadnock Development, the Actors Fund Housing D... Department of Housing Preservation and Development launched an adAPT NYC competition to develop... type of housing was built in Canberra Australia (at ANU for student housing) a few... riven designs have a lot to do with efficiency, and a design that minimizes circulation... saw the design on tv with furnishings it was amazing what could be done creatively..."
How to Design a Storybook Cottage
A client’s request: “Build me a house where Disney meets Tudor.” The architect explores the details that make the style
"“Build me a house where Disney meets Tudor.” The architect explores the details that make... The house doesn’t really have any of the charming features of a Cape and is sorely... (or the house is somewhat hidden among the trees), and then the house appears and then... great designs in the storybook design theme. http://storybookhomes.com/ We have... Here's the house we always called the Gingerbread House in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn where I..."
Design Mystery: Why Do Pineapples Sprout Up in Home Design?
Early Americans were bananas about pineapples — and we’re still reaping the benefits of the sweet fruit’s symbolism today
"pineapple designs. I thought the design was popular because it was easy, but now I know... of my house so I can go to bed." Back in the 1980's I used to crotchet doilies with... pineapple in design; to me it looked like its shape would randomly appear here and there... interior design, because everyone loves pineapples. Who doesn't love pineapples? Makes... Pineapple House in Key West. I would love to be there this cold morning! We moved into..."
A Designer’s 8 Go-to Decor Pieces
"assic designs such as a Saarinen table and a Chinese garden stool will lift just... As a designer, there are certain pieces that I return to time and time again in my... first is design within reach and the second is at west elm. The design within reach... in my house could look so put together. Great ideas! Thanks Wanjess! What a clever... in my designs: BUILT-IN WINDOWSEATS! They give so much personality to any room (plus..."
Design Practice: Start-up Costs for Architects and Designers
How much cash does it take to open a design company? When you use free tools and services, it’s less than you might think
"open a design company? When you use free tools and services, it’s less than you might... may be designing to win a design award and not designing what THEY want designed.... never design to win a design award. If, when the design is complete, it qualifies... with? Design awards: We won many design awards over the years. No client ever... agree. Design is a me, mine, me business and a portfolio, no matter how extensive..."