Houzz is the new way to design your home.
1,839 kid friendly den Ideabooks
Guest Picks: Concrete Ideas for Patios and Decks
Look to lightweight fiber cement for functional outdoor furniture and accessories that are heavy on style
My Houzz: Casual, Personal Update in Texas
These Plano, Texas, empty nesters have refreshed their formerly traditional family home to fit their new lifestyle
Houzz Tour: Seaside Shingle Style Gets Modern Edge
Scandinavian design gives a traditional home in Massachusetts fresh energy and flexible space for visiting family
Houzz Tour: California Cabin Ditches the Power Grid
Solar energy powers a modern, expandable vacation house among the trees for a family with two children
Field Trip: Gather Ideas on a DIY Garden Tour
Get inspired by one gardener's local tour, then check out her suggestions for unofficial tours of your own
My Houzz: Budget-Minded Comfort for a 1940s Hollywood Bungalow
Plush furnishings, warm colors and a cottage garden give a first-time owner a house worth coming home to
"help from friends, he turned his bungalow into a cozy little oasis that's just right... Love the den especially and the lab artwork. Have to agree about the shades and but... Foydl by a friend. The green coffee table is an old trunk, also gifted to Foydl by a friend... friend. The dining room features a sturdy wood table with benches custom made by... by his friends as "the Labrador lover," and this painting in his kitchen is one of..."
Decorate With Intention: Love Your Living Room
If your living room isn't getting enough use, it may be time to address the cause. Here, some common dilemmas and solutions
"out with friends, is your living room a place that brings comfort, entertainment and... in my den. The wall is BM Alpaca and the sofa looks this color. I was afraid they... laid-back den or TV room, and guess which one gets used more often? While the draw of... family and friends into the living room by introducing a more relaxed vibe. Here are a... warm and friendly.• Fill a basket with board games and cards, stock up on soft blankets..."
Houzz Tour: Modern Home Earns High Honor in Japan
Inventive roofs and a unique spatial composition redefine the very nature of a family home and earn an award for the architect
"their 2 kids Location: Nagoya, Japan Size: 1,076 square feet That's interesting: Architect... for the kids, but can't help but think it would give me a headache looking at all that... here. The kids' rooms are directly above these two gathering spaces; the kids can look... of the kids when they're on the terrace. This upper-level perspective shows the playful... in the den mark the end of one corridor. An open door invites you into one of the..."
Houzz Tour: 8 Weeks to Gorgeous Modern Eclectic Style
With young twins and their fill of remodeling, a Toronto family gets a move-in-ready home without any hassle
"with 4 kids (age 9, age 7 and 3-year-old twins) Location: Midtown Toronto Size: 6... with 4 kids. The kitchen looks great. The black paint and the backsplash really awakened... with 4 kids!!!! :p Very imaginative! Love everything. It's amazing how details in... room and den spaces, so Meisels went formal with the living room, which is just off..."
New Year's Resolution: Frame Your Photos
Houzz Pets: Call for Cats in the Casa
Basement of the Week: Smart Cost Cutting, Beautiful Results
A stylish multipurpose basement for less than half the usual cost? See the budget-saving tricks that helped this underground space
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
Your "first meeting" with your house to be
"blogger friends about their first meeting with their "house to be" and have received... for the kids. After spending two hours in the back yard while the kids are climbing... real-estate friend sent me pictures I decided to stop by "just to look." I fell in love... joined a friend that wanted to buy a house for herself and ended up falling for this... about my friend- she didn't want it for herself). The open floor plan is what I really..."
Home Setups That Serve You: Designing the Office
Arrange an organized workspace that suits your habits, and watch the rest of your home become more streamlined
"on the kids’ dresser — all that stuff has a place somewhere else. To successfully... If your kids work best in the den, you can put their homework and art supplies on a... fantastic. For kids I’ve found that the kitchen table or a designated space in their bedroom... have two kids who can’t work together in the same room. A bar cart with wheels can be..."