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Double- and Triple-Sided Fireplaces Offer Countless Benefits
They can divide an open layout, blur indoor-outdoor boundaries, warm a modern look or just your toes. Is a mutisided fireplace for you?
"indoor-outdoor boundaries, warm a modern look or just your toes. Is a mutisided fireplace... open spaces. And third, well, you can see through them. How cool is that? They... exterior spaces, and in every room in the house. They can be wall size or pint size... on the space. Modern or traditional. I think you get the point. I am a big fan. Here... sideinto the outdoor living space! Even the smallest breeze caused a problem. We decided..."
Simple Pleasures: 9 Ways to Get Cozy Outside This Fall
Enjoy this magical time with outdoor pleasures that take little effort but provide lots of gratification
"time with outdoor pleasures that take little effort but provide lots of gratification... enjoy your outdoor rooms and spaces this fall. From outdoor dinner parties to s'mores... of your space and, most important, savor those little found pockets of time. Email... Lighting outdoor living spaces is one of our favorite applications. Lighting sets the... is my living room with French doors on either end and two large windows on side...."
10 Advantages of the Humble Ranch House
Boomer-friendly and not so big, the common ranch adapts to modern tastes for open plans, outdoor living and midcentury mojo
"plans, outdoor living and midcentury mojo... backyard living. While May's original designs showed great finesse, the ranch was... tract-house living. Which is a shame, because ranch houses can be an affordable, efficient... patio "outdoor living space" years before the term was coined and I was quite happy... ft of living space plus a large 2 car garage with shop space. 3 beds, 3 baths, extra... layout and space is 100% better than most spaces I've lived in (everything from Victorian..."
7 Striking Summer Color Combos for Your Outdoor Room
"furniture and outdoor decor can completely change the look of your yard. Consider one of... for my outdoor furniture I chose denim fabric to get the best casual, relaxed, no-fuss... striped outdoor fabrics but they just didn't seem to give me the right "feeling".... off any outdoor space that needs brightening or is simply begging for the spotlight... purple into outdoor dining by using these cool chairs around your table. It doesn't matter..."
Dreaming about landscaping my outdoor space......
"Living in Northern California, we have the "gift" of outdoor living. With that,... ideal "outdoor space", it would have a water view. I would awake each and every morning... time and space. Instead, I live in the San Francisco, bay area. Here, land is sparse... small space and a limited budget. Until the economy comes back, I dream! I already... benefits of living in Northern California is the ability to grow plants, flowers and succulents..."
Light Up Your Night With an Easy Outdoor Table Lamp
"to my outdoor space. An electricity-free and battery-free outdoor table lamp like... condo living when you have an outdoor space. This is a good idea in theory, but you... emphasis on outdoor living rooms? Great idea This is fabulous! Do they have anymore pink... for the outdoors should be easy to maintain and outdoor worthy. Your idea looks great... your outdoor space, like fancier pillows, table runners, decorations. These solar..."
Dream Spaces: 14 Fabulous Indoor-Outdoor Bathrooms
Disappearing walls put these baths in Mother Nature’s lap, counting tranquil views and fresh air as the best luxuries of all
"overscheduled lives. The best ones are filled with luxurious touches — steam showers, soaking... bring the outdoors in. I’m talking about adding glass walls and a glass door to the shower... indoor/outdoor spaces. Gorgeous bathrooms.. Add a mosaic mural behind your tub for... great outdoor shower here on Houzz which is more my style. That is the great thing... untry-Outdoor-Shower-eclectic-landscape-santa-barbara Even in a normal suburban home..."
7 Outdoor Fire Features Fuel the Soul
Spark some backyard bonding with a fireplace or fire pit, taking inspiration from these shining examples of great design
"of an outdoor fire where old pals laugh, romances flourish, stresses are hypnotized... anchor our outdoor living space. We regularly build a fire and enjoy pizzas with friends... features for outdoor spaces, including the two attached: one is a round bar with integrated... where we live, (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada) so no chance for us, here. (The municipality... -pits-outdoor/ The fire shows through cutouts of all the continents. Love this firepit..."
Basement of the Week: Backyard Beauty Inspires a Resort-Like Space
Open to the outdoors and all kinds of entertaining possibilities, this spacious renovated basement is fun for the whole family
"to the outdoors and all kinds of entertaining possibilities, this spacious renovated... with the outdoors, literally and stylistically. Basement at a Glance Who lives here:... years of living in their new house, this Georgia family needed an update: The toddlers... plan the space and design the interior. The natural beauty of this home's yard immediately... I too live in Georgia and have an amazing backyard. This looks beautiful, but what..."
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
"got your outdoor living space ready for summer weather? Whether it's a tiny porch high... turn your outdoor room into the perfect summer hangout. Defining your outdoor space... examples of outdoor living spaces! In addition to outdoor curtains and fabrics, homeowners... these spaces! I would love to do something like this, but I can not see it working... before outdoor fabric existed) for special dinner parties on my veranda, which made..."
Room of the Day: Vacationing at Home in Louisiana
With a fireplace, kitchen, dining area and living room–style seating, this New Orleans patio brings the indoors out
"area and living room–style seating, this New Orleans patio brings the indoors out... porches as living spaces. It really is a beautiful space. But I have lived in the south... inspiring outdoor space. The fireplace with fountains is so lovely and the outdoor kitchen... lovely outdoor living space but not a lady cave for relaxing, but for more work.... beautiful outdoor place, the interior decoration of the living room really amazing and..."
Guest Picks: Set Up an Outdoor Living Room
With an outdoor movie screen, a patio heater or fan, and scads of entertaining essentials, you may never want to go back inside
"th an outdoor movie screen, a patio heater or fan, and scads of entertaining essentials... personal outdoor living space can be the perfect way to have your day in the sun —... usable space of your home and allow you to have more room to entertain, gather with... personal space reserved just for you. The possibilities are as endless as your imagination... to any outdoor living space. The wagon is much classier than the motorized coolers..."
Find Your Summer Patio Party Style
Get your party on outdoors even with minimal effort and a small budget — we came up with the ideas so you have more time for fun
"party on outdoors even with minimal effort and a small budget — we came up with the... eight outdoor party ideas, from beachy cocktails to just desserts.... other outdoor living spaces throughout the US & Canada - there`s nothing worse than... a real outdoor living room this year. It is amazing what a difference a comfy large... about outdoor living and entertaining! We have been fortunate to provide our retractable..."
DIY Project: Mobile Container Garden
"bringing outdoor containers inside. I speak from experience...unnerving experience... plants as a space filler too. Just flip 'em over and scrunch down a bit. This works for... of the space inside without adding extra pounds. An excellent way to do this is to... lots of space, allow water to drain over and around them and they're free. Make sure..."
Get Backyard Privacy the Subtler, Stylish Way
Why settle for a hulking brick wall when plants, screens and other refined backyard dividers do the job with panache?
"the best space for it," Clodfelter says. "It's better to place those screening devices... most of outdoor living spaces while still offering privacy when needed. We have provided... screening outdoor rooms and living spaces - perhaps this solution is something that would... their outdoor patio space without covering up their views but also do want something... their outdoor space. Mirage motorized screens stay retracted out of sight when not..."