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Room of the Day: A Backyard Studio for Repose and Reflection
See an Atlanta man cave that’s more Bauhaus than Bedrock — and offers outdoor spots for relaxing, rain or shine
"spots for relaxing, rain or shine... rather a work space, a writing studio for a writer who happens to be a man and who... would add a bathroom and a murphy bed and live in it and this is a perfect size for a... heaven for a single person. for peace, quiet and a great place to work..... implements or a covering for the automobile... I gotta Go... A very cool place to restore... Landscape for a serene haven connected to the real world by a landscaping experience..."
Designs for Living: Every Room Tells a Story
"entering a room—a story unfolds. In this ideabook, each room accompanies a likely, yet... For as long as I can remember, I've been fascinated by the art of storytelling. As... also tell a story. With the exterior of the house as the cover, you can guess at the... judge a book by its cover, but once you open it and begin to read—much like entering... I tell a story of what took place within your four walls:... definition of a "home". Love the story ideas, what a great take on an idea book. Becky -..."
Houzz Tour: Practical Style for a Family Home in Calgary
Easy-clean textiles, ecofriendly materials and a newly open layout provide a Canadian family with comfort and practicality
"materials and a newly open layout provide a Canadian family with comfort and practicality... adding a second level, they made a place that feels open, bright and family ready... sense for Jennifer and Derek Stuart's growing family. Jennifer, an interior designer... Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Jennifer and Derek Stuart, their 2 sons and 2 dogs... this was a bit stark...then I read the part about waiting for just the right piece to..."
7 Great Places for a Hammered Metal Finish
Amp up the character in your kitchen (or any room, really) with the gorgeous texture and artful look of hammered metal
"is such a textural spotlight, a little goes a long way, so it is often dedicated to... to a single focal piece in a room.... dominated for the past decade or so, hammered metal has been in steady demand since ancient... metal for a backsplash is a great idea! Beatiful! All metal? @ jemokenya, all the... and such a diverse array of styles. Thank you, Karen, for the great article and for... dowels. A 1960s ceramic or glass base lamp becomes a one of a kind modern beauty...."
Houzz Tour: Sturdy Enough for a Tsunami
Storms don't scare this Washington state home; breakaway features and waterproof finishes let it weather high winds and waves
"project in a different way, and the result is a stylish home that’s built for a storm... became a sturdy modernist structure strong enough to take on no less than a tsunami... about a simple remodel for their small, classic fishing cabin. Plans were drawn and... department for more than a year. When they finally got around to it, they found that their... activity in a ‘high-velocity wind zone’ — which means a tsunami.” Nelson says the news..."
A Desk for Every Home Office
To keep your work energized, a great desk is key. One of these 17 styles — from modern to vintage, sleek to salvaged — will work beautifully
"energized, a great desk is key. One of these 17 styles — from modern to vintage, sleek... to put a pencil, let alone a laptop. A desk is intensely personal. What sparks your... A desk, like a kitchen, is where form and function have to really make an effort... cords and a blaring lamp. Too much form and you get a lovely piece of fluff with no place... different for each of us, but they are important questions to ask. Some of us need big..."
Houzz Tour: Flexibility and Efficiency for a New Seattle Home
"rebuilding a new home where her old one once stood that she bought a used RV, parked it... create a healthy and energy-efficient house with a range of versatile living solutions... Adding a separate unit on the ground floor meant she could house an aging family member... or have a future income property, whether she rents out that unit or moves into it... much does a house like this cost to build? Truly a home for the future: small footprint..."
5 Tips for Choosing a Primary Outdoor Color
Strengthen your style statement by carrying color choices from your home to all the parts of your property that surround it
"using a dominant signature color, you can create a beautiful, cohesive look for your... provide a sense of place that's uniquely you. Your outdoor living space should be an... candy for this process! i would love some guidance on choosing pool tiles for the... what does a grey tiled pool look like? or a green one? dlhemails, dark grey or dark... your pool a more natural appearance (like a pond or lake). It will make the pool look..."
My Houzz: Historical Richness for a Stately Alabama Home
"noticed a for-sale sign on it on his way to work. He made an offer that day. The... Tubb, a local interior designer, worked with the Whitleys on several rooms to incorporate... Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: David and Atalie Whitley, 2 of their 5 children and... me over for a swim!!! It is not just a house but is truly a home. My little condominium... was in a separate building and there was a sleeping porch. I presume there's A/C now..."
Guest Picks: A Bicycle Built for Summer
Feel the wind in your hair without leaving your house with bike-adorned accessories that get your decorating wheels turning
"transportation for decorating inspiration this season? These 18 top-notch bicycle-themed products... almost as a room divider with the wheels against a pillar or something. With the ver... cause a problem. Thanks! here is a great vertical bike rack design from Australia... Amazon for ~$15 each). Two in the spare bedroom for race bikes and four in the garage... I have a great ceiling bike hoist that is not expensive and easy to install. You can..."
Float Your Bed for a Great New Look
Step outside the box and get that bed away from the wall; your room will feel luxurious and balanced
"yourself a better view of the outdoors. Plus, you can’t beat the ease of making a bed... against a wall. It just seems to be its natural place, right? Well, perhaps it’s time... design code for placing it smack in the middle of the room and, though it seems contrary... bed when a wall doesn’t interfere. Check out these examples to see whether floating... looking for in a loft area I am re-designing for a client. It would create privacy..."
How to Use Mirrors for More Light and Style
A well-placed mirror gives a room sparkle, surprise and a bright, open feeling. Here are 15 clever ideas to try in your own house
"A well-placed mirror gives a room sparkle, surprise and a bright, open feeling. Here... clever ideas to try in your own house... s are a decorator's best friend, and with good reason — a well-placed mirror makes... most of a room's natural light, enhances views, opens a small space and adds oomph... Anyway, a large mirror opposite a window is a good idea, even if it wasn't used in... looks like a mirror! Sort of a reverse optical illusion. I knew a woman who did a bit..."
Impress Your Guests: 8 Tips for Gracious Guest Rooms
Offer concierge-style luxury on a bellhop's budget with these ideas to turn a spare bedroom into a first-class, guest-ready retreat
"luxury on a bellhop's budget with these ideas to turn a spare bedroom into a first-class... in life for me than to stay at the home of a friend or family member who has a thoughtfully... luxury of a good hotel with the personal service of a tiny country inn. Try these eight... create a guest room that will have your loved ones lining up for reservations.... blanket, a hot water bottle and a fan on hand for guests. A large arrangement of tropical..."
Room of the Day: A Guest Room Like No Other
Thanks to reimagined closets and creative technology, this guest room fits 2 beds and catches the eye
"reimagined closets and creative technology, this guest room fits 2 beds and catches the... with a larger nest when their son left their Pawhuska, Oklahoma, home for college... practically a rite of parental passage, they turned their son’s vacated room into guest... using the closets as a niches is a great idea. Great job! I envy that wall and the access... realize that a giant stencil on a feature wall could also add a lot to a guest room! This..."
Small Changes to Simplify Your Long-Term Storage
Conquer your attic and basement storage in more than a day, with these easy, bite-size steps for sorting, storing and protecting your stuff
"more than a day, with these easy, bite-size steps for sorting, storing and protecting... looking for. Just looking into an attic or a basement can feel overwhelming; forget... fixed in a single day (or maybe even a single season) — but by committing to making... Revamping a storage area is a large project, and unless you have boundless energy or... reading for tips on how to pare down, organize and protect your belongings in long-term..."