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More Living Space: Converting a Garage
"music room, craft room, playroom or some other living space, these garages can be... these garages can be turned to very nice living areas. In fact, there are 1940s... be warm in winter and cool in summer. As always, consult with a qualified professional... In a recent Ideabook we addressed the need for some of us to accommodate our "boomerang"... parents. In that piece we addressed converting attics and basements into more living..."
Renovation Detail: The Kitchen Laundry Room
Do your whites while dishing up dinner — a washer and dryer in the kitchen or pantry make quick work of laundry
"dryer in the kitchen or pantry make quick work of laundry... veggies in the same space. But after 14 months in our home I can honestly say I'm hooked... with our laundry supplies in a central location. Whether you're able to add a laundry... moved the laundry area from the basement into the kitchen, I was unsure how I would feel... switch the laundry due to the hours I log cooking. Our washer and dryer are concealed..."
Houzz Tour: From Detached Garage to First Solo Studio
Postcollege, a daughter stays close to the nest in a comfy pad her designer mom created from the family's garage
"the nest in a comfy pad her designer mom created from the family's garage... free up a room. She knew the family needed an extra room but didn't want to move. "My... detached garage, which she converted into a chic and cozy studio. Houzz at a Glance... living in this space - great bravo! I'm in the LA area as well, and am looking at... two-car garage for my mom, but can't believe it'd be enough room. I'd LOVE to see a..."
Room of the Day: A Laundry So Cheery, Wash Day Is Wonderful
Pretty paint and playful touches banish chore-day blahs in a laundry room designed for a magazine’s Idea House
"blahs in a laundry room designed for a magazine’s Idea House... spend in their laundry room,” Imber asks, “why can’t it be as wonderful as the rest... around a laundry room? Michael Imber, that’s who. When the San Antonio, Texas, architect... utility room the starting point for his design. Too often, Imber says, this space is... tucked in a corner with little light and uninspiring finishes. “As much time as people..."
Behind a Garage Door, a Family Fun Room
Designer Kerrie Kelly's secrets to this low-budget garage makeover: a soothing palette, horizontal stripes and dashes of color
"low-budget garage makeover: a soothing palette, horizontal stripes and dashes of color... uffed garage into a trendy lounge suited for a young family. After clearing out the... living room that proves that great design can happen on a budget. "The finished... living in and loving their new space," Kelly says.... weather in Sacramento. 100 plus in summer, 40s in winter. Is it legal in Sacramento... bit of garage feel in there. I love the silhouettes of each family member in a different..."
My Houzz: Converted Garage Tackled in Remodel
The sports court lost out to a hot tub and a firepit, but the real triumph in this Texas home may just be the stunning garage conversion
"triumph in this Texas home may just be the stunning garage conversion... enclosing the garage. They converted the space into a family room, then tackled the kitchen... built-in banquette typically found in a diner. After the remodeling changes, Sandra... court in the backyard and put in a pool, a hot tub and a fire pit.... kitchen was in desperate need of a makeover with its original 1940s linoleum floors and... layered in her vintage collections with everything from plates, figurines, prints,..."
Double-Duty Savvy: 10 Supersmart Laundry Room Combos
Throw some extra function in along with the fabric softener to spin your laundry room into mutitasking mode
"function in along with the fabric softener to spin your laundry room into mutitasking... all the rooms in the house hum along at 100 percent, starting with the laundry room... moola in the budget for the fun stuff. In this series we'll look at how to make... home work in the smart ways you do. It will cut down on the size of home you need, your... a big laundry room upstairs so in the end, our laundry room ended up in the basement..."
Luxury of Space: Designing a Dream Laundry Room
Plan with these zones and amenities in mind to get a laundry room that takes function and comfort to the max
"amenities in mind to get a laundry room that takes function and comfort to the max... dream laundry room that you'll actually enjoy spending time in. Helpful additions... to do laundry, and an ineffective space can make it worse. These aren't rooms we... boost your laundry room's style and function, too.... spending time in and money on, but making design decisions that emphasize comfort and pr... can make laundry less of a chore. Instead of shoving your washer and dryer into the..."
Water Sense for Big Savings
"dollars in your pocket and preserve a precious resource with these easy DIY strategies... tools, in the box with the new toilet. So let’s make 2014 the year we make our homes... correct in assuming that water utilities in Colorado are privately owned corporations... don't live in an area that is restricted, we are installing a rainwater tank in the ground... toilets in the house. Still working on the rest. Years ago, we lived in a drought..."
Automation Meets Innovation in the Newest Kitchen and Bath Products
Home features from closets to toilets are going touchless, remote controlled and more accessible than ever. See for yourself
"little LEDs in them for locating in the dark... Have the USBs in one kitchen and they are... it's out in the middle of the room, you might have a basket that hangs from the edge... showing in the photo is at a trade show, not in someone's bathroom. The benefit is... s are in their late 80's and use the remote control wardrobe in their closet. It... my walk-in closet only to figure out that my clearance of "aisle" in between the two..."
Get More From a Multipurpose Laundry Room
Laundry plus bill paying? Sign us up. Plus a potting area? We dig it. See how multiuse laundry rooms work harder and smarter for you
"multiuse laundry rooms work harder and smarter for you... Laundry plus bill paying? Sign us up. Plus a potting area? We dig it. See how multiuse... about laundry room envy, but laundry rooms that pull double duty as office spaces... these laundry rooms have expanded their role with grace.... from your laundry space, as it's most likely designed for durability and already outfitted... want a laundry room that doubled as the pantry - every surface in my laundry room..."
Dream Spaces: Trash Becomes Treasure in a Massive Seattle Garage
Restored cars join racing memorabilia and artwork in this incredible garage for a former professional Porsche driver
"artwork in this incredible garage for a former professional Porsche driver... smack dab in the middle of a residential neighborhood on Mercer Island in Seattle. It... incredible garage. The 3,981-square-foot space is dedicated solely to his collections;... everything in here was trashed at some point but now shines after careful restoration... to make room for the ones he works on or if this is a display garage only. It does..."
Laundry Rooms That Put the Fun in Functional
"spaces in the house. Check out these examples of fabulous laundry rooms that might... tasks in this world as mundane as doing the laundry. And to make matters worse,... could be. Laundry rooms have come a long way. They can be some of the most inviting... doing the laundry isn't up there on our list of leisure-time activities. But it could... mesh laundry hamper from IKEA in each BR so laundry never piles up in the bathroom..."
Houzz Tour: From Garage to Play Pavilion in Seattle
An active Washington state family encourages creative and athletic play by transforming a garage into a multipurpose gym-style pavilion
"transforming a garage into a multipurpose gym-style pavilion... ucked in the back of a Craftsman home in Seattle is a two-story freestanding garage... family room. Instead of a space centered around a television, the garage became a... engage in creative play and activities. "My clients now have a large multipurpose... room on the second level, a bike and car storage space on the first level, and a... also live in the Seattle area and would LOVE a detached room like this for our three..."
8 Ways to Make the Most of Your Laundry Room
"tical laundry room additions can help lighten your load... hours in our laundry rooms, scrubbing out stains, pressing our best and even washing... possible? Laundry rooms have come a long way from the barren basement rooms so many of... uber-practical laundry-room additions to help you lighten your load.... ironing in the laundry room and the big ironing in the family room in front of the... owder-Room--and-Laundry-Room--traditional-laundry-room-detroit Great ideas ! I have..."