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Guest Picks: Strategic Buys for a Sophisticated Reading Nook
"a nook for books smart style with the right chair, shelving, lighting and accessories... small for that extra room, but I can still bring the same feeling to my living room... their own light, lamps are important for seeing the table to set your cup on, not reading... place for the cat. Maybe that is what the shelves could be used for!... quid) for that cart that looks like it's a homemade job from pallets? Or was a decimal..."
Houzz Tour: Sun-Washed Sophistication for a Miami Apartment
Ivory hues and crystal touches reflect light and create easy elegance in a beachfront Florida getaway for a family
"reflect light and create easy elegance in a beachfront Florida getaway for a family... vacation home for a couple and their toddler. Location: Sunny Isles, Miami Size: About 3... place! The lighting is a perfect marriage of art and function. Only thing I don't put... the past for magazines and it is always interesting to watch what the stylist and p... things light. Another crystal light fixture glows overhead. The team prioritized comfort..."
7 Tips for Designing Your Bedroom
"about light, layout, circulation and more for the bedroom of your dreams... house is for me! As for resale - maybe if someday it is for sale then the buyer will... better for sleeping, and small is better for allergies and filters. Whatever fits... built-ins for hanging clothes, shelving, floor-to-ceiling compartment for shoes and purses... works for me!) To create a visual division for the dressing room without making..."
10 Easy Decorating Ideas for a Festive Entryway
"season for welcoming guests with wreaths, special lighting and plenty of comfy seating... perfect spot for the greens.... in my old watering can? Thank you for starting me thinking... homes for the season considering it is high summer. (The nearest equivalent for North... sleds and lights on the dwarf Alberta spruces. Going for a subdued, natural look this... knack for it. So I've created my own traditions over my adult life. For years I used..."
Sensible Style for Your Holiday Guest Bath
Pamper visitors with great bathroom lighting, plush towels and user-friendly features for sink and shower
"bathroom lighting, plush towels and user-friendly features for sink and shower... "accessibility for a wheelchair user"? Kyle, there's enough room for the foot section of... $799.00 for a faucet. That's insane. come on now...don't be a drip! what exactly... $799. for a faucet? I thought that is what you were implying. What do you mean the... designing for someone who uses a bath full-time, rather than occasionally, (if at all)..."
DIY Pathway Puts Landscapes on the Right Track
Create a road more traveled in your backyard, and save your lawn from foot traffic, with this easy, affordable gravel path
"save your lawn from foot traffic, with this easy, affordable gravel path... waiting for us to unearth. After our most recent project, transitioning from overhead... making one for my home. Thanks for the idea book!!! childrens outdoor play areas I like... wide path for $100? Where did you get the rocks and are they smooth? I'm interested in... and all for about $100? I am interested in making one as well, though I would be working..."
Exuberant Self-Seeders for Gorgeous, Easy-Care Gardens
"terraces and lighting systems. And there's a lot required to maintain these things, particularly... aristocrats, for their refined character that sustains itself without much intervention... thugs for their aggressive, carefree nature. Whatever you call them, these plants... allow for gardens to thrive on a grand scale without a lot of maintenance. See which... Thank you for these great ideas! I love the various colors of these plant materials..."
My Houzz: Easygoing Elegance for a Massachusetts Saltbox
With beers on tap, a pizza oven and a guitar collection, this home mixes classic with generous doses of fun
"taste for grilling, smoking, baking and cooking. Working with Perry Murphy Construction... got a light and bright update. An unfinished second-story space became Nick's devoted... oven. For the interiors the couple honored their home's classic style by pairing... is made for spraying lawn treatments. This usually works really well since they are... couple for actually designing their home for their family. There isn't one space in..."
The Sunporch: A Room for All Seasons
"call this light-filled room, it's often the most popular space in the house. Decide if... looking for a versatile space for growing plants or adding more living space. The... areas for dining and both large and small seating. We've even set up a ping pong... floor for the three season sunroom. I live in the northeast. The sunroom is going... Jersey for 25 years. Over this period, I have found the only time enduring floors..."
Get Ideas for a Model-of-Perfection Artist's Studio
From covetable northern light to ample supply storage, an architect considers what makes an artist's studio idyllic
"northern light to ample supply storage, an architect considers what makes an artist's... spaces for eating, sleeping and such? I'm always partial to a library, but my wife... natural light — but an artist's studio is a bit trickier, bringing in considerations... surface and light but also ventilation, exterior access and so forth. This ideabook looks... be it for pottery, painting or some other medium.... regards to lighting. What full spectrum lights have worked best for them. Do people..."
Houzz Tour: Creating Flow for a Family Apartment
"Light, Texture, Accents and Glass Partitions Create Beauty and Function... her eye for color, texture, lighting and flow, the space was transformed into a functional... kitchen and lighting were not pleasing, and the flow was simply not working. Enter interior... in the light, provided separate yet open spaces, had ample storage, just the right... styling and lighting it to perfection. For many months, the kitchen in this apartment..."
Easy Reference: Standard Heights for 10 Household Details
"shelves, lights and more? Find out at a glance here... height for countertops, tables, pendant lights and more. Some heights are standard... designer for examples or even a mock-up to help you visualize your space.... heights for re-sale. Thank you for your comments. Charmean Neithart For those who have... bullnose for kitchens, 22" for bath vanities, some appliances -- dishwashers are usually... 30", 24" for a small apartment and 36" for a larger stove. Old houses may be a lot less..."
Houzz Tour: A Happy-Trails Home on a California Field
Horse-loving homeowners look to barns and equestrian references for their light and bright new build
"references for their light and bright new build... pasture for a long-ago (and long-gone) estate. Because he’s familiar with the region’s... that was light and bright, one that felt a little modern and very happy.”... Thanks for sharing. Gorgeous. The light wood floors and furniture, with the white... walls, light wood and overall architecture of this lovely home. Trade some of the... furnishings for traditional designs with a little more color and I would have to move..."
Is It Curtains for Curtains? Smart Glass Eliminates Window Coverings
Windows can now control light and heat through electricity and high-tech formulations, making blinds and shades optional
"control light and heat through electricity and high-tech formulations, making blinds... happen for 10 years or so. For now the next big thing is smart glass that replaces... heat, light or glare. Smart glass is also sometimes called dynamic glass or switchable... option for the home. Will the various settings allow for privacy from passers-by... uncovered for light in the winter (but lose the heat) and covered in the summer to reduce..."
12 Home Hot Spots for Holiday Decorating
Deck these areas with garlands, lights and other seasonal decorations, and watch a festive mood take hold
"garlands, lights and other seasonal decorations, and watch a festive mood take hold... it's time for fall decorating. Of course, fall and winter decorating doesn't have to... twinkling lights. To get you all in the spirit, here are some areas around the house... decked out for Christmas Hi jek913. These ideas are intended for all the holidays that... Thanks for sharing! You've inspired me to decorate my front porch light and mailbox..."