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Higher Ground: 6 Spectacular Landscapes
From Hollywood to Grecian shores, these landscapes have a field day with color, style and unparalleled views
"context. Get ideas for planting season from six special properties.... landscape design photosUnexpected Edible GardensGreat Design Plant: Golden Creeping... Paros was designed to look as if it had always been there. There's nothing like saving... and the design provides spots to sit in solitude and enjoy the view. Boulders mimic... accessories designer Cococozy has added lots of square feet to her living space by creating..."
Are You Ready for a Dark and Sophisticated Kitchen?
Black kitchen cabinets have a rich, timeless look. Get ideas for your next cabs — and how to paint the ones you have
"look. Get ideas for your next cabs — and how to paint the ones you have... a bad idea to mix door styles? I really wouldn't go with oil-based paint, personally... the Behr Interior Paint & Primer in One, Satin Finish. It covered in two coats and... regular Behr interior satin paint. I added a third coat in just one area that gets a lot... explore the idea of black cabinets, bring in other light-reflecting materials. The white..."
10 Ideas for an Exuberantly Abundant Landscape
Let passion and largesse overflow for a garden that provides a rich experience along with a beautiful scene
"garden design, I've absorbed countless lessons about using design to express personal... landscape designer told me "abundance" to her meant "no dirt — anywhere!" Another explained... meeting the designers who've created them (pros and self-taught gardeners alike), I have... those ideas can be expressed in a garden.... garden designer who loves 'abundance'! Plus your book The Abundant Garden is still... Any ideas? I love Matthew Cunningham and Mary-liz Campbell natural flow of plants..."
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
"these ideas for rug placement, style and size for a pulled-together look and a great... doable ideas - thanks very much! The only thing I would like to know is what best... like the ideas you have put about rugs i will start to learn more as i go along.. Rugs... hate the idea of overlapping rugs. Oh, and I only use wool/wool blends. In my experience... for the ideas, I am looking for a rug to tie together my orange and grey living room..."
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
"these ideas for setting a meditative scene in a room or nook of your home... for the ideas. Charmean @charmean, It's a movable shelf that was custom made for the... Palmerston Design Consultants. Thanks Cathy, it's great. I've bookmarked it. Wherever... Architects designed this yoga studio to double as an art studio: Each of these rooms could... " says interior designer Kirsten Marshall, who designed this Toronto yoga room for..."
Houzz Tour: An Indian High-Rise Trips the Light Fantastic
Surreal colored lighting and an ubercontemporary design make an apartment near Mumbai dance with drama
"orary design make an apartment near Mumbai dance with drama... brightly lit interiors glow vibrantly in every color of the rainbow. Some nights all the... Shah, who designed the ubercontemporary LED-packed apartment for two local textile merchants... all-white interior, Shah was able to play with lighting and shadow in creative ways.... of the ideas, and can appreciate all white and minimalist interiors, but overall this..."
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..."
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..."
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
"these ideas that cater to both kids and overnight guests... these ideas! I'm a designer that specializes in nurseries and children's rooms so... inspired some ideas for me. Thanks so much! Totally expected to see a Murphy bed in this... excellent idea. Some additional suggestions, if built in bed is not affordable buy a... beautiful ideas, thanks I have a great sofa bed/day bed from Crate and Barrel in a wheat... ” says interior designer Rebecca Driggs. “It gives your room a tailored look, and..."
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..."
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..."
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..."