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12 Ways to Work With Rugs for Warmth and Beauty
Try these ideas for rug placement, style and size for a pulled-together look and a great feel underfoot
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Sink Into a Home Yoga Practice Space
Enrich your yoga practice with these ideas for setting a meditative scene in a room or nook of your home
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9 Vacation Farmsteads Offer a Taste of Country Life
Have a hankering for fresh air and even fresher food? Try a farmhouse, cabin or well-equipped tent for your next vacation
"of my ideas for this new construction, The Nest Egg BnB, from Houzz. See results... feel-good interiors with warm wood and farm-fresh furnishings. An all-new state-of-the-art... layout. The interiors are furnished with simple period furniture. Wide curved moldings... to its interior charm, the property has streams, a pond, wooded hillsides filled with..."
8 Tips for a Supremely Organized Winter Garage
Snow and mud make a disorganized garage even worse. These ideas for storage and planning will keep your space clean and dry
"These ideas for storage and planning will keep your space clean and dry... Great ideas! Murphy & Co. have created a beautiful functional room. We put a drain... residue onto interior floor surfaces. I also like to incorporate slat-wall panels into... and Co. Design. “It’s amazing what a good design can do to the quality of life in your... and then design your garage accordingly to fit your needs,” says Jeff Murphy, president..."
Guest Picks: Crafting With Kids
7 Tips to Combine a Playroom and Guest Room
Nurture ABC fun by day and 'Zzzzz' at night with these ideas that cater to both kids and overnight guests
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Architecture: How Details Can Make All the Difference
To know what makes a home design a hit — or near miss — you've got to understand this key ingredient
"a home design a hit — or near miss — you've got to understand this key ingredient... that a design’s idea must be thoroughly and consistently represented through the entire... of the idea, how Wright carried his architectural idea (materials, rhythms, geometries)... of the design — down to its smallest details. I received a wonderful email the other... homes designed by my architecture firm and wrote, “What I’ve mostly seen has either..."
Change Up Your Bedroom’s Look With Pendant Lamps
"eight ideas for hanging bedside lamps in a range of styles, from edgy to traditional... great ideas and photos! I especially like the drum shade idea. Pretty but can you... great ideas.. I'll be sure to try the rustic lamps in my room! We offer a plug in... Nice idea, but really only works in rooms with a single possible orientation of... playful designs and I love color. My grandmother collected coffee and other tins and..."
Made in the Shade, the Modern Way
"these 8 ideas for blocking the sun beautifully... see more design pictures Training climbers over a pergola type structure can add a... better idea ??? I have one with the canvas roof and I've replaced that every 2 years... awning. The idea of an awning may call to mind a cheerfully striped traditional shade,... custom design — for a more dramatic look.Read more about shade sails 4. Put up a pergola... shade both interior and exterior spaces, but it will also create a modern-style porch..."
The Best of My Houzz: 20 Beloved Collections Artfully Displayed
"have no idea how to display them. Does anyone have any ideas? In moving, I tried... strips idea. :) I have a running friend who displays all of her marathon medals hanging... a-cow-design, cow the other thing until she had cows grazing on every surface in... like the idea of using fossils as part of a shower wall. There is always a fine line... creative ideas! Thanks for putting together this ideabook. WE ARE ALL COLLECTORS, FOR..."
14 Things You Need to Start Doing Now for Your Spouse’s Sake
"have no idea how annoying your habits at home can be. We’re here to tell you... like the idea of telling people to lick their shoe bottoms if they think their shoes... Love your ideas, but my husband insists on doing it all and won't even let our son do... people have designed a system that works for them? Give some, take some, respect the fact... these ideas, because it sure sounds like them! Mitchell, you surprised me with your..."
7 Ways to Get a Cool Industrial Edge Anywhere
Whether you call an old factory or a brand-new build home, these ideas can help you forge a raw industrial vibe
"these ideas can help you forge a raw industrial vibe... today’s interiors. However, you can introduce cool industrial elements in subtler ways... other design styles or just on their own. Try tipping an old gear over on its side... great ideas: http://www.houzz.com/ideabooks/13453585/thumbs/Design-Inspirations-..."
10 Fun Features to Bring Your Landscape to Life
Give gnomes a home, create a magical portal or add another unexpected element to turn your garden into a destination
"head-turning ideas to take your landscape to the next level.... with the idea to make a web in it. I haven't had positive experiences walking into... Great ideas to add interest to a garden. I love the Gnome Tree. For the Bean Tepee... these ideas! Plus a Buddha! I love having birdhouses! We have 6, mostly in the... Nice Idea-book Laura :) Have you guys heard of a Geodesic Dome. It is a perfect... Great Idea Patricia! I have seen geodesic domes do that and they turn out into very..."
Lay of the Landscape: Coastal Garden Style
Seaside gardens can be the ultimate in soothing landscapes if you know how to work with the elements and choose the right plants
"These ideas will get you started.... photos and ideas! In our Bahamas, the weather is nearly always perfect, but the sea shore... is to design a natural landscape that will blend in with the surrounding space. This... beach to interior. Whether you're by the sea or in the Midwest, an enclosed patio like..."
Houzz Tour: 1929 Mansion Revival in Minnesota
The renovation of this classic home pays tribute to its origins but provides thoughtful design updates for modern life
"thoughtful design updates for modern life... needs. Interior designer Renée Hallberg of RLH Studio worked closely with the architects... all the interior decor installed in just two weeks while the family was away on vacation... great design idea's can come to life in any home if you know what you're doing.... and the designer really paid attention to the architecture of the home and its history... these designers had such a strong sense of scale and proportion; honoring the original..."