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My Houzz: Inspired Great Room in North Vancouver
A Canadian designer inspired by ancient history and modern times gets creative transforming the great room in her family home
"in your living room or if you just pass by it in the hallway. "You should let your... Glance Who lives here: Noor Grewal-Virk, Vincent Virk and their two daughters, Zehan (4... of the living room. Grewal-Virk says this is one of her favorite spots to relax at... Barn; wall decal and spiral painting: Home Sense; tall red chest: Moe's Home In the... feature wall and provides a storage for tableware. If something were to ever happen..."
9 Urban Gardening Tips From Hong Kong Rooftops
Create a refuge from city chaos with these ideas gathered from rooftops as practical as they are picturesque
"Whether you live in Hong Kong or Houston, if you live on the top level of your apartment... using live elements, such as planted bamboo or a trellis of vines, to cover up walls... shared walls with neighboring buildings. One way to make great use of an exterior... exterior wall is to turn it into an outdoor projector screen — it's great for barbecues,..."
Patio of the Week: 3 Microclimates and Countless Blooms
A trio of outdoor rooms plus a porch swing, exuberant plantings and plenty of seating make this Massachusetts yard ready to entertain
3-Season Rooms: From Unused Space to Fab Outdoor Kitchen
Clean lines, a serious grill and even a Kegerator make this Oregon outdoor room a spring-to-fall joy
"Glance Who lives here: A couple whose grandchildren visit often Location: West Linn, Oregon... on the walls. I would want to save those walls for some outdoor art or something... facing the wall something else to look at besides the person in front of them. I prefer... (like the walls) You definitely turned a plain old patio into a beautul, useable retreat... do you live? A beautiful outcome. nice combination of the "Outdoor' feeling with a..."
Enjoy Your Pool Long Past Labor Day
Don't give your pool and patio the cold shoulder just because the air is chillier. New accessories can help foster a warm relationship
"outdoor living space. Products that allow you to enjoy your pool a few months more... don't live somewhere that gets very cold either. The fire elements in the article... feedback! We live in Texas and will built an indoor pool, some day, the kind that will have... interior walls, screen, etc? We will not have central AC. Any ideas to prevent mold... T/Y I live in North Dakota and keep my outdoor pool open all year around. We have..."
Two Sofas Double the Design Possibilities
Some things are better in pairs. Double sofas can help awkwardly shaped and extra-large rooms look their best and provide maximum comfort
"arger living rooms require some creative furniture arrangement. Pairing sofas creates... symmetry to a living room. Here are a few of our favorite ways to incorporate double couches... Your Living Room Be Better Without a Sofa?Choosing the Right Sofa for Your Room6..."
Design Your Perfect Outdoor Kitchen
Find a Fitting Place to Store Your Firewood
"focal wall? Whether you choose a symmetrical or asymmetrical design, a contemporary... in the wall to just drop the wood into a sturdily constructed woodbox that matches... in the living room. The other thing is - all the wood looks so uniform and clean.... everything living inside will crawl out. Besides the ick factor of having bugs in the... messy. I live in Oregon where we need a fire to just ward off the damp cold from all..."
Unwind in a Boutique-Hotel Lounge — on Your Patio
Bring vacation-style comfort to your patio with cushy all-weather furnishings and accessories worthy of a posh getaway
"bring your living room outdoors is through a fireplace. There's nothing like retreating... outdoor living and patio areas...but I always wonder..what about bad weather? do you... Where we live the strong winds pick up so it could only be wrought iron or all the furniture... people live in places where leaving stuff like this outdoors at night would find it... tables, wall panels, fire features, the list goes on, the majority of our work is custom..."
Create a Casbah on the Patio
Gauzy sheer or blocking sunlight to the max, curtains for a patio, deck or balcony come in styles for every budget
"outdoor living space ready for summer weather? Whether it's a tiny porch high above... of the wall. all the best, and hoping for only gentle breezes! LOL! If we have a... outdoor living spaces! In addition to outdoor curtains and fabrics, homeowners can... Southern Living magazine where our motorized retractable screens were selected for a... thern-living-idea-house-2012/ Thank you for providing wonderful photos with examples..."
Patio of the Week: Keep a Secret Garden on the Side
Privacy and plantings are the focus of this Philadelphia side yard, offering a respite from a busy backyard
"Glance Who lives here: A busy family with young teenagers and frequent guests Location:... experience living on a dairy farm the milk cans rested in the water, the shelves may have... couldn't live vicariously in someone else's yards (or homes). hola que bonitas plantas... had the wall opened, header in, and door slid into place by noon. Then the trouble... problem: the wall was out of plumb by about two inches. So the door was plumbed and the..."
14 Design Ideas for an Exhilarating Outdoor Shower
Enhance an open-air shower with amenities and style upgrades from the all-essential towel hook to total landscape integration
"stall walls into the yard and there was always the danger of a sibling snatching... I once lived in a Balinese-style home in the far northern tropics of Australia, which... of the wall and sang as you showered! Outdoor showers are such fun and often very... faux rock walls Outdoor showers are so fun and useful especially if you're near the beach... light. Living on the Gulf Coast, I can attest to the need of having something outside..."
Patio of the Week: Koi Glide Around a Tranquil Garden's Moat
"Glance Who lives here: Barry Harrison Location: Birmingham, Michigan Size: 1,050 square... brick walls, sculpture, or softscaping - the grass path with The sharply defined... where I live, in a more natural, woodsy, windblown, alternately dusty and rain, leaves... bandits: I live in the middle of town in Eugene, OR, and we have a family of raccoons... assume they lived on algae or leaf debris. Those fish were still there after my grandfather..."
8 Splendid Side Yard Designs
Treat your skinny side yard like the beautiful green corridor it wants to be, with these verdant garden designs as inspiration
"Those walls need art! That floor needs a carpet! Maybe there's even a little niche... follow the wall of a house, terrace or the fence. This may be both lengthwise as well... layouts use walls and gates or trees or planters perpendicular to the lengthwise lines... fabulous! We live the center lot of a cul-de-sac, and our side yard is narrow at the front... block wall which has a parking lot on the other side. I've been pondering what I..."
Basement of the Week: Kicky Colors and Patterns Promise Fun
Snag a peek at a basement makeover happily inspired by a fabric swatch and done for less than $10,000
"Glance Who lives here: A mom with twin boys in elementary school Location: Outside Chicago... -Rose-living-room-san-francisco I love the mirrors above the TV? Can you tell me... column's wall decals ! So many great ideas! Thanks for the inspiration. Love what... to the wall to keep young monkeys, I mean kids, safe! Love, love, love this basement... carpet, walls, trim and accents, along with mirrors and clever lighting, keep the space..."