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Know Your House: Stair Design and Construction for a Safe Climb
"that the house can be made larger in other areas. This mistaken thinking does not take... in the house. Additionally, they had a 180 degree turn. The architect made a genius... of the house, between the living room and the dining room. We incorporated the staircase... existing house structure. You should really consult with an experienced local architect... older house that needs a lot of updating but it's in a great location, wonderful..."
Should You Stay or Should You Go for a Remodel? 10 Points to Ponder
"whole house remodel. There was no way or nowhere to inhabit our house during the... whole house remodel and did not stay in the house, in fact, it was 1 and 1/2 hours... off the house. We have been living in our house during the demolition (so far 15 days)... in the house for most of the remodel, a complete gut of the upstairs of a split level... protect our house from damage and filth. It was eventually very difficult and stressful..."
6 Dream Poolside Retreats
"stunning pool house designs from Greek revival to modern Gothic... appointed pool house where I can settle among pillows covered in Trina Turk fabric in my bathing... beautiful pool houses on Houzz helps enhance it. Whether you're planning to make your pool... diverse pool houses will cool you off and take you away for a few minutes today.... and pool house I designed with a good friend of mine. The pool house includes a fireplace..."
Quick Take: A Modern Pool House for Art and Entertaining
"their main house, something was missing. She needed a place where she could paint, and... stucco pool house that accommodates both needs while opening up to the rolling field around... love this house, but would love it even more if there were grasses growing on the roof... from the house migrated into the space. I am in awe of the art studio- would love it... in the house, it makes it more personal and expresses more of the owner's personalities..."
Houzz Call: What Makes Your House Feel Like Home?
"home. The house I grew up in was warm and familiar, full of oversize couches, family... made your house feel like home? Is there a piece of artwork, a family heirloom or even... surely - my house became my home. Personally, I love books. If a house doesn't have books... previous house, making the new house more like home for my grandsons. It definitely... make my house feel like a home! I moved into an historic row house for 15 months after..."
Take Great Home Photos the Easy Way — 5 Tips From a Pro
Improve your for-sale ad or just make beautiful memories with these simple strategies anyone can use
"was the house they grew up in when they saw the house online. Our neighbors across... sold the house the first week with multiple offers! @Sara & natzure, I'm no pro photographer... is the house that is being sold, not the furnishings. A must read for RE Agents.... of the house is lost. Anything shorter than 30mm on a APS sensor, makes me think... off the house and the agent. I'd much rather see a larger number of distortion free..."
7 Pro Lighting Tips for Budding Home Photographers
Learn how to control daylight and artificial light to get high-quality home photos even if you're just starting out
"there are houses like shooting the Gamble House Interiors in Pasadena, CA, where even... ANYTHING in a house with that gear. My lighting is dictated by what I want to say with it... inside a house. Light is the Language of Photography. Using Light is as important... in a in-house photo studio for Quill/Staples Office Products. After my daughter was... in your house or room. Mikko, Marcel is correct. Train at home. I was interested..."
Step Right Up: Expressing Movement on Modern Stairs
"of the houses I see here on Houzz are in CA and have these glass stair designs and... outside the house, and the stairs really played this up. Another project used the stairs... merchant's houses in St Petersburg Russia, also people have not been afraid to try what... previous house, I would now choose cables or metal rods. Tiny hands or the dog's nose... of my houses but Id love to know how they are getting away with it code-wise because..."
How to Work With a House Painter
A professional house painter may be your best friend for refreshing rooms. Here's what you need to know to get the best result
"professional house painter may be your best friend for refreshing rooms. Here's what you... What a house painter does: In addition to painting surfaces of all kinds, painters... into the house. Tried to order paint samples via Behr online (their site to pick colors... a pro. Houses I go into that have the absolute worst paint jobs are the ones where... paint my house myself, can't trust anymore to any "professional" unless it's absolutely..."
Why We Want a House With a Great View
Research shows that just looking at nature has powerful mental benefits. Here's how to get a boost — with or without a million-dollar view
"Beautiful houses! Each houses must have huge windows or sprawling exterior decks to have... big view house for a city house with a courtyard and I'll be just fine with not taking... moved to a house in Northern, VA from Fredericksburg, VA and my current house has pretty... not-so-perfect house is the view. (Blue house in the photo.) When we get antsy and start... negatives. Our house is modest when compared to other lake houses, but our view is spectacular..."
Houzz Tour: Reading Shapes a Seattle Home
Written words drive the design of a house for aging in place, from a plethora of bookshelves to a personal word wall
"design of a house for aging in place, from a plethora of bookshelves to a personal word... This house should restore your faith in the printed word. To accommodate his clients’... former house. “We realized we needed at least 300 linear feet of shelving,” says DeForest... were my house...as a matter of fact, I would never leave the house. Best house ever... dream house wishes. This was never a Tudor house it was a Tudor style house and it..."
My Houzz: 1950s Rebound for a Cliff May House
Loving restoration brings a midcentury gem back to life and its owners to the kind of life they love
"dilapidated house in total disrepair slowly transformed into the couple's dream house.... bought a house in Long Beach, California, when they became enamored of a nearby tract... , the house has been restored to its original midcentury perfection. In fact, the... Cliff May house has a master bath. Most of our houses below 1200 sq ft or so are 3/1s... perfect. The house just feels so warm and cozy. I love every single thing in this house..."
Clues to Finding the Right Color for Your House
Waffling over the rainbow of color options for your home's face? This advice from an architect can help
"the main house, the old "packing house" (now studio space/guest space), the barn and... not all houses need to be white or beige. Not to beat up the Spanish White house,... like my house to look different then all the similar houses on my street. But at the... guest house. The roof is light gray on the main house and red metal on the guest... 1960s house that will, in turn, tie in with an addition on the back of the house..."
Houzz Tour: Lessons in Florida Cracker Style From a Vacation Home
This casual vintage home style is making a comeback. See the defining features up close in this relaxed house built for a crowd
"relaxed house built for a crowd... in a house that honored the region's unique architectural history. The house was... cracker house" style. Here is how he designed a new home that looks and feels as though... leave the house! Super. Hard to believe this style of house fell from favour, as it... whole house. What a great job. LOVE this house! Very curious as to intent behind... in this house!!! I love this house and had saved images from it previously. How great..."
Houzz Tour: See a Maine House With a $240 Annual Energy Bill
Airtight and powered by the sun, this energy-efficient home in a cold-winter climate is an architectural feat
"Pratt’s house, designed and built by his colleagues at architecture firm GO Logic,... Passive House standards, which were developed in Germany for assessing the energy... Passive House, and Zero Energy House. Passive House allows for max energy efficiency... Love the House! Congrats on the LEED & Passive House Certifications. Only 13 US Houses... of my "houses I wish I could live in" folder. The design of the house looks amazing..."