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Houzz Tour: A Wee Home Grows in a Scottish Garden
This compact house became a prototype with grand designs: showing that affordable and efficient can actually be stylish
"compact house became a prototype with grand designs: showing that affordable and efficient... affordable homes. Her first project was a budget-friendly home for herself and her boyfriend... workforce, home builder Jennifer Hope was keen to expand the concept. “I wanted to build... The Wee House Company, with the goal of working with local teenagers in Scotland to... future Wee homes, all of which are efficient, are portable and start at about $100,000..."
Houzz Tour: Flexibility and Efficiency for a New Seattle Home
"this house is smart in more ways than one... this new house in Seattle was so dedicated to rebuilding a new home where her old one... cient house with a range of versatile living solutions. Adding a separate unit... could house an aging family member or have a future income property, whether she... Great house! Beautiful and thoughtful home. The downstairs fridge looks like a... does a house like this cost to build? Truly a home for the future: small footprint..."
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’... their new home remodel, architect John DeForest took a detailed inventory of every book... 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..."
We Can Dream: Maori-Inspired Island Home With Views of Land and Sea
This family vacation house near Auckland, New Zealand, is designed to blend in with its surroundings
"vacation house near Auckland, New Zealand, is designed to blend in with its surroundings... vacation home that would eventually be their permanent home. The wife invited architect... kind of house would best suit the family’s wants and needs, and what would best fit... create a home that sat quietly and sympathetically with the land. They also wanted it... about this house, and the story that goes with it. A house inspired by a song! Amazing..."
My Houzz: A Family Home Embraces Treetops and Togetherness
"dream house in the heart of Dallas... nearby home when they spotted the perfect property for their dream home in their present... elaborate tree houses. That experience served him well when it came time to create a new home... home for his family on a large wooded lot in the city’s Lake Highlands neighborhood... Bunch house? Your house is absolutely beautiful! I admire every detail and aspect... Beautifull house! But how many of us can aford house like this? Now that's a nice home..."
My Houzz: Patterns at Play in a Scotts Valley Home
A simple California tract house gets a personalized, layered look, with every last design detail thoughtfully considered
"tract house gets a personalized, layered look, with every last design detail thoughtfully... tract house that was the perfect canvas for adapting to their lifestyle. "It was... tract home, but we knew we could do everything to make it our own." They worked... their home since then — including all the surfaces, the lighting, the flooring and... their home is a unique and beautiful addition to their neighborhood and a real reflection..."
Houzz Tour: Family Has Room to Spare in New Rural Home
A builder and his wife design a streamlined house for their family that embraces the land and shows careful planning
"streamlined house for their family that embraces the land and shows careful planning... Howden Homes builder Shane Howden and his wife, Kristie, designed their dream house... their next home and planning it meticulously. Building from scratch and moving out of... our new home to have wow factor, but we didn’t want it to be in any way over-the-top... for the home. I think mike is an amazing looking dog. Oh and the house is quite nice..."
18 Ways to Allergy-Proof Your Home
If you're itching to reduce allergy symptoms, this mini guide to reducing allergens around the house can help
"in your house suffers from allergies, you'll want to get the house as allergen free... healthier home will get you started.... in my house. I cannot stress enough that a clean house doesn't smell like anything... cleans my home every single day. Now I am building a new home. In every room I am installing... you're not home is great. As for washing, if you prefer to use cold water when doing... fragrance free home, and hers isn't even a particularly strongly scented brand. nicte83, I..."
Houzz Tour: Modern Minimalism in a Multigenerational Home
Connections are paramount in an extended family's new house in Dallas. What furnishings would you choose to enhance them?
"family's new house in Dallas. What furnishings would you choose to enhance them?... designing this house for a three-generation family, architect Joshua Nimmo developed a plan... complete the home. The photos nevertheless highlight the materials and surfaces that help... of the house at this stage also prompt us to consider how to "finish" it. I have my... modern home too! And attaching one item (Vika chair) that a "modern home" client..."
Houzz Tour: A Wine Country Home, Reinvented Once Again
Ten years after its first renovation, a 4-bedroom Northern California house gets another redo — this time with timelessness in mind
"California house gets another redo — this time with timelessness in mind... remodeling a house, architects are tasked with fixing or altering a previous architect’s... Ranch–style home in Sonoma, California, for a set of clients whose traditional style included... and the home's new owners approached Willers to remodel the space to their needs.... in this home. This house is so immaculate! I love everything about it! It's beautiful..."
My Houzz: Eclectic Elegance Distinguishes a Dallas Home
Global finds, family hand-me-downs and creative DIYs converge with ease in this Texas ranch house for a family
"ranch house. French antiques live side by side with Japanese art, African artifacts... Louisiana homes. She says, "They instilled in me the importance of having a creative... welcoming home, ready for entertaining guests." Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Stephen... Love the home. warm and unpretentious. And what a beautiful family. Beautiful home with... from the home where they grew up. Thanks for sharing your home with all of us. P. S..."
My Houzz: Family and Community Art Merge in an Architect's Home
This Southern California family loved the local artwork so much, they created a public gallery for it right in their house
"their home to the public and create an in-house gallery, called Ojai Gallery 353... rural house from the ground up, and Jeff commissioned a local artist to paint an... walls of homes be it in a kitchen, living room, den or studio. The perfect place for... your own home. Lots of light! Aren't those bad for the artwork though? UV light damages... people; cool home. What a wonderful collection of paintings.. I loved that painted backsplash..."
Staying Put: How to Improve the Home You Have
"remodel your house to get the home you want... remodel your house to get the home you want, from how to think about your house and overcoming... to our homes. Dickinson, an advocate of well-designed and affordable homes for all... make the house feel new and fresh again. Some great images here. Love the pics of the... give your home a facelift (and how to find people who can help). front gates http://www... Our homes, says Dickinson, no longer need be "later-day caves." Find your home..."
Seattle Couple Restyles Their Home for a Wedding
"Reinspired Home invest in their house rather than a rented wedding venue... Reinspired Home. Michele and Ryan bought their house in Seattle's Central District a... three-bedroom home, which was built in 1903. "We didn't want to rent a venue that would be... other home improvements projects that we'll enjoy for years." It was a priority... our 1860 home(kitchen). Thankfully, we were not home and our next door neighbor broke..."
Houzz Tour: A Home Inspired by Art and Life in Los Angeles
"beach house becomes a light-filled, minimalist showcase for the owners' art and lifestyle... beach house. Previous remodels had turned this early 20th-century home into something... create a home that would reflect how this creative couple actually uses the space.... of the house.” even applys. I loved the red wall, but the rest of the space seems... vacation home. The saving grace are the outdoor spaces. The remainder? cheaply executed..."