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Design Photography: When the Fog Rolls In
"building or landscape in the best light. Sunlight allows materials and forms to stand out... buildings, landscapes, distant vistas. This ideabook celebrates foggy photos. Here's... building or landscape is presented. In most places fog is not nearly as prevalent as sunshine... looking at houses that they are always photographed with blue sky and sun shining through... buildings or landscape. But these foggy photos have their places where people appreciate..."
Houzz Tour: A Tale of Two Pool Houses
"Dream House From Two Very Different Poolside Retreats... a pool house, it sure is fun to fantasize about having one someday, isn't it? Pool... Pool houses and other secondary buildings are great places to play with regional design... different pool houses designed by New York architect James Crisp. Crisp's designs are very... the main houses and local architecture. Let's see how he did it:... in PoolHouse #2... ...I wonder if they'll consider renting it out? ;-) beps, you and..."
DIY Tree Forts and Deck Bring Out the Neighborhood Kids
"to the house? Genius, on many levels :) Patio Wonderful! Really cool, well done.... their house and section. Most people like their privacy. always great to do something... neighboring house. Friendly to spying kids I hope? What are the boards for the deck sitting... livable tree houses! You are such creators! Neighbours?..."
Great Compositions: Light and Private Courtyard Houses
"of a house can be a strong influence on the landscape itself. Formal houses like... in the landscape to be viewed from its approach, while informal, site-specific houses... to the landscape. Moving beyond the intentions of the L-shaped plan or the practical... courtyard house provides strongly delineated edges to nearly contain the outdoor room... America, houses like this were historically found in the Southern and Southwestern regions..."
Houzz Tour: Tahoe Ridge House
"The landscape and traditional forms shape a contemporary mountain home... of the house to see how the vernacular and the landscape combined to shape the house... Ridge House concisely sums up what the design by David S. Wilson of WA Design is... And the house sits partly on a ridge, whose high point captures distant mountain views... me this house! That house leaves me cold, figuratively and literally. But I will say..."
Get a Bird's-Eye View of America's Housing Patterns
See the big picture of how suburban developments are changing the country's landscape, with aerial photos and ideas for the future
"country's landscape, with aerial photos and ideas for the future... human-made landscapes of the United States are Alex S. MacLean's Designs on the Land:... America's housing patterns in Google Maps, particularly places for which high-resolution... suburban housing in terms of scale and form, but also that much of it is what MacLean... before the housing crash and were never completed - developments are cleared, roads are..."
Great Compositions: The L-Shaped House Plan
"home and landscape a clear sense of purpose... ow do houses connect to their sites? It has less to do with style and a lot to do... L-shaped house plan is inherently a fragment of something larger — an incomplete enclosure... embrace. The landscape can be contained and amplified by the supporting backdrop of the... au/property-house-nsw-palm+beach-107621803 I like the way it connects the old house and... l-shaped house. My front of the house face's the road and has no window's. That's where..."
You Said It: ‘This House Is Keeping It Real’ and More Houzz Quotables
This week the most-popular lists surprised, and a group of magical landscapes had us dreaming of fairy tales
"magical landscapes had us dreaming of fairy tales... popular houses and kitchens we’ve toured occupied my thoughts for hours. I so enjoyed... beachy-style house in Australia. Finally, I gave the Bookmark button a workout, saving guides... hiring a landscape architect and planning a bathroom remodel.... first house featured here, it wasn't an overriding theme for the column. Sometimes... /tiny-houses I think "keeping it real" would be a great concept for future stories..."
Take a Tour of Europe in a Single California House
Miniature buildings, landscape art and architectural prints spanning centuries and countries fill the home of two amazing architects
"buildings, landscape art and architectural prints spanning centuries and countries fill... All houses tell stories, but at Rancho Diablo, the Contra Costa County, California... unique house, collections are displayed beautifully. Not my style but I nevertheless... collections it houses. I love those chairs in the sitting area of the master bedroom. You... this house at all. To each his own. If the owners like it, I guess that is all..."
My Houzz: Contemporary Meets Exotic in a Dallas Ranch House
From a lushly landscaped pool area to dark woods and cheetah prints inside, this 1950s brick ranch home shows an island spirit
"lushly landscaped pool area to dark woods and cheetah prints inside, this 1950s brick... ranch house with an eclectic mix of tropical and traditional pieces. Stanford says... Best house!!!!!! I agree. Best home. Beautiful and Inspiring. Great job! What... of the house and has a view of the backyard and pool. The dining area includes seating... of the house boasts an intimate hearth and seating area.Sofa, matching chair: Rooms..."
Design Workshop: 9 Ways to Open a House to the Outdoors
Explore some of the best ideas in indoor-outdoor living — and how to make the transitions work for both home and landscape
"project/house - like being a guest in my own house. We have a garage and a carport... modern house with an atrium in the center of the house. It is too small to be considered... open a house to the outdoor. A very important point, to connect the indoor living... to your house and life. Also Eric, great examples. These are great outside / inside... historically, houses were constructed with small window openings punched in masonry load-bearing..."
4 Zurich Projects Build on High-Rise Livability
Generous landscaping, underground parking and terraces make these apartment complexes models of thoughtful housing
"erous landscaping, underground parking and terraces make these apartment complexes... out new housing developments that share some characteristics: They are located just... designed landscapes, building on the Garden City ideas of the middle of the 20th century;... of the housing developments, focusing on the buildings and the spaces in between.... different housing situations. We tend to mix housing and apartment buildings together..."
12 Ways to Add Beautiful Stone to Your Home
"Your House or Landscape With an Element From Nature... comes to landscaping, real stone still takes the lead. There are few better ways to... part of a house. One day ..... Gorgeous...must be nice to have $$$. I love old stone... Canadian landscaping. For more information: http://www.inukshukgallery.com/inukshuk... into a house like this after a long walk through the crisp, colorful leaves. This... your own house or yard? We'd love to see your photos! More: Browse photos of stone..."
Houzz Tour: A Home Designed to Make Work a Pleasure
A house built for working, cooking, gardening and entertaining opens to the landscape while offering shelter from the summer sun
"A house built for working, cooking, gardening and entertaining opens to the landscape... their house in far northeastern New South Wales, Australia. With help from architects... Nobody does house design like the Aussies. More of these please. What a house! Beautiful... Fantastic house. Similar to my plans for a house I hope to build in the next few years... help the house fit the landscape. I think architects push for empty space to put their..."
Raw Materials Revealed: Brick, Block and Stone Help Homes Last
Learn about durable masonry essentials for houses and landscapes, and why some weighty-looking pieces are lighter than they look
"essentials for houses and landscapes, and why some weighty-looking pieces are lighter than... sturdy house .Also any styles can be incorperated.It should be great for kitchens... type of houses should also be less.I love the stone building and the paver patio photos... stone houses are my secret loves when they're done with imagination. I have my favs... or for landscape. Advantages over alternative materials include; minimal maintenance..."