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Houzz Tour: Modern Bucktown Beauty
"initial vision of the dream home was that of owner Al, with inspiration from his wife... Anna. “My husband already began dreaming up the house before we met, so the basic... California but my office is in downtown Chicago; I want to come over and hang out! Very cool... this gem my neighbor! Would love to find out the actual paint color of the chocolate... me with my home, 2 blocks away... funny, same wall color! It is a pretty house but..."
How To Make Your Modern Style Timeless
"c. As my husband and I are looking to freshen our place with a Paris-salon-cum-J... aesthetic vision, while allowing for inspiration and a bit of fun. Sleek black slacks... Well... my comment was substantially cut off once submitted. And, I don't feel like... back over my original text... so... it's probably best that it was cut off! :0) If anyone... challenge my 1/2 comment, above, please feel free to contact me... I'd be happy to try..."
Almost Invisible Outdoor Furniture Lets Views Star
No less stylish for all its modesty, barely there furniture for gardens, patios and decks is designed to offer a clear view of the landscape
"up the vision of a boy retreating from the summer heat to read The Adventures of... porch has my grandfather smoking a cigar and watching us youngsters play ball in the... inherited from my grandparents vaca home and originally installed with a kidney classic 60's... padding on my posterior everywhere I go...) We especially like the wire chairs around..."
Houzz Tour: A Contemporary Beach House Dazzles
"who have vision, and this project speaks volumes about the the shared vision of both... things in my home reflect my love of the coast and all the natural elements of why we... decorate my home with conch shells and driftwood, and most people I know feel the same... isn't my thing.....just a stunning example of creativity and talent. Love, love... lived my whole life in a coastal town on the Monterey Peninsula. I can appreciate..."
Houzz Tour: Industrial-Modern Studio in Slovakia
Cement ceilings and exposed brick walls form a backdrop for efficient storage and modern furniture in a Central European studio
"Kordik's vision for his apartment in Bratislava, Slovakia, centered on three things:... explaining his vision to his construction team was another story. "They didn't know why I... me of my grandmother's house in 1970's Slovakia. Her little village house had only... Looks like my apt in college. I love this. Expect to live in this space and be happy... would be my pad!! Fabia Nasty looking ceiling! It may be a design feature, but it's..."
Fiber Cement Siding Takes a Front Seat
Not just a wood or vinyl substitute, fiber cement is a stellar siding choice in its own right for modern home exteriors
"Hardie board, after the name of their number-one manufacturer. Fiber cement replaced... Hardie board used until the 1980s, when it was banned for obvious reasons. This history... Hardie board and other manufacturers' fiber cement products from becoming a commonly... "cement board" panels, way better than the Hardie type fiber board panels, in my opinion... part. My view - Use Hardie board, but avoid substitutes! Hardi Board and Batten..."
Pocket Hole Joinery, the Beginning Woodworker's Best Friend
"simply cut boards to size, drill a few holes and put them together. Pocket hole joinery... into a board at a set angle and depth, forming an oval-shaped "pocket." Then you simply... connecting board. It's ideal for beginning woodworkers. That being said, it is also used... in one. My husband absolutely loves it. Its a major time saver and helps you to create... visit my site as well - chiefs-shop.com - for a couple hundred pocket hole plans..."
Houzz Interview: Jen's MadeByGirl
"layout of my home when I first walked in. Being that it was the largest house my realtor... happy/proud My main living room along with my kitchen nook eating area. Your precious... also like my big white French provincial sofa. Your next house project My laundry... added to my shop Best tip for the remodeling beginner I'd say tackle one project... I have my eye on a few of these details to replicate in my own home. Thanks! Jen has..."
Guest Picks: 20 Decor Pieces for That First Home Away From Home
Gather ideas now for a comfy and stylish dorm room in the fall — or try these finds in a new grad's first solo digs
"to how my parents must have felt back when my sister and I left for college. As I... I saw my niece a couple of days ago, she was all excited about her upcoming high... place in my life. At her age, I too was all about the thrill of going off to be on my... my own. But now that I'm a mother that will (too soon) be sending her own sweet child... faces of my sister and brother-in-law, I could see the joy they shared with their amazing..."
Subway Tile Wainscoting Puts Bathrooms on the Right Track
It repels water. It looks clean. It works with many architectural styles. Looks like bathrooms have a ticket to a no-brainer
"Today board and batten, beadboard and tile are the most prevalent types, with subway... must-have in my house with three young boys sharing a bathroom! LOL I wish I'd known enough... tile when my husband & I renovated our master bath. If we ever blow the money to replace... a good vision to recommend "subway tiles" for home use! I despise subway tile! It's... tile in my new home. They also have an epoxy sealer which comes in lots of colors..."
Basement of the Week: From Dumping Ground to Family Zone in Minnesota
"nights, board games and other family activities. The fashion-forward couple was... over to my house. Love the art piece. really its great work Nicely done, and at a... amazing the vision that went into the space Were there any structural or wall/closet/soffit... it in my basement. Excellent work!! Really, one of the best before and afters I've... Room as my parents called it. We were not allowed to "play" in any other room. Families..."
A Primer on the Language of Design
"ended my presentation and slowly opened my eyes, I was greeted with a collective... project to my client a few days ago. I stood at the head of the conference table, flanked... flanked by my renderings, and began to ruminate on the design concept. The project was... that my clients had no idea what I was talking about. Why does this keep happening... I'll lose my train of thought.... You made my day too funny!!! Thanks so much for starting my day with a good laugh -..."
Project Tour: New Urbanism in Colorado
High-density community forges its own style from a mix of influences, uses and sustainable design ideas
"zoning boards and broke ground, they had met architect Kenny Craft, a like-minded... Work And Vision. My husband and I built a home in South Main three years ago and love... might be my favorite feature ever on Houzz. What a beautiful town to live in! How... would be my first choice. The creativity is fresh, allowing owners to incorporate their... here, my wife and I can take the kids to school on our bikes, and my family has been..."
The Cure for Houzz Envy: Home Office Touches Anyone Can Do
"solutions, a board full of inspirations or simply enough surface space for my laptop.... morning with my breakfast reading Houzz. My sun porch is my office. Although I haven't... e it. My office, it was originally my son's bedroom and I painted the New Zealand... technology, my home office and my husband's a room away (in which we do actual work and... I love my new craft spot. I make jewelry and my husband made the space which was..."
24 Hot Ideas for Stashing Spices
"place" is my mantra for kitchen design. When it comes to storage, many people think it's... cutting boards, and a cabinet for Tupperware will give you peace of mind in the kitchen... caddy over my pantry door and displayed my jar for easy reach and view. http://twotul... having my spices organized, but my husband didn't, so I got a supply of plastic medication... takes my breath away and calms my soul!? Fabulous blog! Thank you! May I share..."