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Houzz Tour: Creative Design Moves Rescue an Island Cottage
Facing down mold and nicotine, two industrious Canadian designers transform an uninhabitable wreck into an artful getaway
"Mayne Island, between Vancouver and Vancouver Island Size: About 1,400 square feet;... dream island cottage the moment they stepped inside its moldy walls. "The house had... Mayne Island, where they enjoy watching wildlife, reading and working on DIY projects... storage box/island between the living area and kitchen. I'm wondering what insulation... up the kitchen and added the island, as well as additional light. I am wondering how..."
My Houzz: Island Life and Love in the Bahamas
"5-acre island, Parrot Cay, entirely by boat. In 2011 Dave published a book chronicling... their island life, titled Below Another Sky: a Bahama Memoir (Caribe Publishing)... original island shelter, Gale-O-Wind, now a rental cottage. The main home is inspired... Abaco Island, Bahamas Size: Main house: 1,500 square feet; 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms;... their island land for $28 a year from the Queen of England before finally purchasing..."
Nodding to the Coast in a Bainbridge Island Entry Garden
"Bainbridge Island, Washington, in a neighborhood filled with many anchor- and seagull-type... Bainbridge Island, near Seattle Team: Architect: Wittman Estes; construction: Pyramid... Bainbridge Island scores a ten on ten. I love the discreet, good-looking courtyard and... Bainbridge Island and this lovely home reminded me of so many visits. My nephew was one... Whidbey Island and just bought a lovely property with so much potential. Thank you..."
Houzz Tour: Bringing the Outdoors Inside on Bowen Island, B.C.
"visited the island several years before with her sister and friends. The island presented... Bowen Island, B.C., "We could see where the house would be perfectly situated between... to the island to help renovate a summer cottage at Hood Point into an all-year residence... Bowen Island, B.C., Canada Size: 3,800 sq. ft. main house with 1,000 sq. ft. two-car... of the kitchen together had been included. It sounds a little strange to me, but..."
My Houzz: Nature Meets Nurture in a Canadian Island Retreat
Wood and nature-inspired artwork create a soothing oceanside condo for a traveling British Columbia family
"Vancouver Island Size: 1,700 square feet; 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms That's interesting:... in this idea book! your natural artwork is amazing. try some professional picture light... had this idea to create a focal point along the back wall," says Insiya. "We bought... Vancouver Island landscape. The homeowners enjoy shared meals and gatherings in the dining... into the kitchen with the cabinetry and butcher block countertops. Stainless appliances..."
Houzz Tour: Island Living
"Hawaii's Big Island was designed for a family looking for the perfect tropical retreat.... So many ideas, I love it! What a view they have too! This is so amazing. The bathroom... on the island — on both sides of the shower wall for a stone that requires little... on the island hang from bamboo hooks, creating a subtle accent in the bedroom. The... the the kitchen, dining, and living spaces. About 40 feet wide at the front, this huge..."
A New Community Flourishes in Rhode Island
Innovative affordable housing project offers new ideas for living with agriculture, art and each other
"offers new ideas for living with agriculture, art and each other... Rhode Island, the 170-acre community was designed with artists and agriculture in... Rhode Island Targeted Loan 792,000 Rhode Island Housing 500,000 Deferred Developer... Rhode Island. This is a sweet, subsidized deal for a few at the expense of the... whole idea! Congratulations to those who were chosen to reside in this lovely and... Rhode Island Foundation 50,000 Citizens Bank 40,000 State Housing Commission 1..."
Kitchen Layouts: A Vote for the Good Old Galley
"Galley Kitchen is Still a Great Layout for Cooking... U-shaped kitchen with an island. But the galley kitchen can be one of the best uses... galley kitchen layout has lost popularity in recent years, in favor of the L-shaped... families. Kitchens are the heart of the home; in addition to food preparation, it's where... want a kitchen that houses everything from bulk goods, to a message center, to a mudroom... include kitchen seating. Here are some purist (and not so purist) examples of why this..."
Design an Easy-Clean Kitchen
"You cook and I'll clean" might no longer be a fair trade with these ideas for low-maintenance kitchen countertops, cabinets and floors
"these ideas for low-maintenance kitchen countertops, cabinets and floors... a new kitchen in your future? When you come up with the design, there are so many... clean your kitchen. I enjoy cooking. Cleaning up — not so much. Something tells me I'm... have a kitchen that is a joy to use and that cleans up fast so you can get on with... Great Ideas. I really like the under cabinet power strip idea. Great ideas! I think..."
The Cure for Houzz Envy: Kitchen Touches Anyone Can Do
Take your kitchen up a notch even if it will never reach top-of-the-line, with these cheap and easy decorating ideas
"your kitchen up a notch even if it will never reach top-of-the-line, with these... try new ideas. My house is constantly in flux. In this series I'm going to go room... and the kitchen - well, the kitchen was built by a kitchen designer for herself (20... tailor the idea to my kitchen :). And I have to remember to put out the tea towel I like... lovely ideas. I can't wait for your next article. One thing I do in the kitchen..."
23 Inspiring Real-Life Kitchens
"Get Ideas for Your Own Project from Creative Houzz Members' Kitchens... what your kitchens are made of — and show us you did. These 23 Houzz members' kitchens... repurposed kitchen doors and a DIY wine cork backsplash. Thinking about your own kitchen... All the kitchens are very nice but Bubba's kitchen has soul! The kitchen is usually... acid" kitchen. As beautiful as all of the other kitchens are, his makes me smile..."
3 Dark Kitchens, 6 Affordable Updates
Color advice: Three Houzzers get budget-friendly ideas to spruce up their kitchens with new paint, backsplashes and countertops
"endly ideas to spruce up their kitchens with new paint, backsplashes and countertops... an open kitchen, or they can't make changes to their exterior walls because of rules... their kitchen — whether due to budget or other reasons — I can't recommend highly... of your kitchen and your cabinets are in decent shape, consider painting them to get... their kitchens in the Discussions section, asking for help updating their existing..."
6 Kitchens, 6 DIY Updates
Get inspired to give your own kitchen a fresh look with ideas from these affordable, do-it-yourself fixes
"your own kitchen a fresh look with ideas from these affordable, do-it-yourself fixes... incredible kitchen remodel is impressive, sometimes a quick fix is all a kitchen needs... mirror idea for the same spot in my kitchen As the owner of #6...the mirror is there... inspiring ideas -- and those ideas don't have to be expensive -- they just have to be... had no idea that was a mirror!! Cool idea. I can understand the "work with what you..."
10 Great Ways to Use Kitchen Corners
What's your angle? Whether you want more storage, display space or room for hanging out in your kitchen, these ideas can help
"in your kitchen, these ideas can help... with the kitchen. Whether you're planning a remodel or just looking for a tiny intervention... smart ideas for corners you might not have considered.... great ideas here Becky! Thank you. Particularly like the idea of the floor-to-ceiling... reconfigure my kitchen layout. In summary reflecting back in time; kitchen design has... design idea. Corner drawers, great idea. a corner sink is more a problem than a solution..."
Schoolhouse Style Rocks in the Kitchen
Which class-y idea suits your kitchen best? a) a vintage clock; b) storage lockers; c) chalkboard counters; d) all of the above
"class-y idea suits your kitchen best? a) a vintage clock; b) storage lockers; c) chalkboard... design ideas then. It's fun to wax nostalgic for those studious days. Take some... for your kitchen below — we promise there won't be a test at the end.... of this kitchen. For more kitchen ideas like us on Facebook https://www.facebook... loads of ideas for my elder son's room. Thanks! Does anyone have any experience with..."