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Houzz: Best of Remodeling 2014 - Kansas City
The Best of Houzz winners have been crowned! See top home design photos from Houzz pros near you
Houzz Tour: Stacking Up to a Modern Master in Kansas
A nearby Marcel Breuer house was the inspiration for this double-volume home, but it beautifully fits its time and place
"od of Kansas, near Kansas City. Specifically, the precedent was Marcel Breuer’s 1954... New York City. He is known for his furniture, large concrete public and commercial buildings... Hills, Kansas Size: 6,400 square feet (595 square meters); 3 bedrooms; 4½ bathrooms... also a Kansas City resident and I must say, it's refreshing to see a house like this..."
Kitchen of the Week: Orange Splashes Add Personality in Kansas
Bursts of color and a better layout make cookie baking and everything else more fun for a Midwestern family
My Houzz: Eclectic Dorm Living in Illinois
Bungalows: Domestic Design at the Dawn of the Auto Age
Craftsman details, open floor plans and detached garages make the bungalow-style home an enduring favorite
"around the cities. A new house style, the bungalow, came about as the result. Though... Many cities across the country have actively promoted the preservation and renovation... in the city. An interesting side note is that the term "bungalow" originated in India... bungalow in Kansas City. The built in cabinets and fireplace are not present in my home;... great city! Like the dividing see through shelves on each side..."
AIASF Marin Home Tour: The Hillside House
How to Add a Backyard Shed for Storage or Living
Need a home office, a playspace or extra room for your stuff? Learn about off-the-shelf, prefab and custom sheds
"of say, Kansas City - you did say snow blower) and rip the connection between the... South of Kansas city wouldn't worry about it too much but I would ask anyway. Doing... property, the city told us we had to leave a 4' fence clearance line to minimize a fire danger... Typical city government "common sense". Shed to look like house....toilet, washer/dryer... rebel! The city gets in on it as well with "compatibility requirements" - prejudice for..."
Make Your Own Tranquil Garden Fountain
Guest Picks: 20 Teapots With Unusual Flavor
Perk up your Easter brunch or everyday breakfast with tea served in a pot that charms with character
Vintage Vanities Bring Bygone Style to Baths
How to Get Your Prairie On
Have a field day with your landscape, even if you've got just a few modern containers on a paved path
"of our city. I'm not sure how I heard of it, but I know that ever since then, the... Hills of Kansas and frequently make the trip between Kansas City and Wichita on the... of the City Council. He lost. (The City Council members didn't graduate with degrees... in the city (by Midway airport), there was an empty lot on the corner of our block... the Kansas Turnpike which runs smack through the middle of them. Every time, without..."
Roots of Style: The Indelible Charm of American Tudors
Rich details and an intimate scale give this English-inspired architectural style memorable character and flexibilty
3 Ways Native Plants Make Gardening So Much Better
You probably know about the lower maintenance. But native plants' other benefits go far beyond a little less watering and weeding
"many, cities will let you do controlled burns inside their city limits. That would... nearby cities will have classes for the novice. Many cities support a Master Gardener... The Kansas City area was really being impacted from a rural area instead of vice... central Kansas, but well worth it. We have the Hesston Arboretum (The Dyck Arboretum... on the city's burn crew and we burn all our natural areas on a rotating basis, mostly..."
Home Elevators: A Rising Trend
The increasing popularity of aging in place and universal design are giving home elevators a boost, spurring innovation and lower cost
Houzz Tour: Natural Meets Industrial in a Canal-Side Washington Home
Wood and steel mix with copious glass in a contemporary new build that seamlessly transitions to the outdoors