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Houzz Tour: Outstanding Ecofriendliness With a Contemporary Bent
An abandoned home in Quebec sees a major turnaround, thanks to its owners' green principles and fresh design style
"to its owners' green principles and fresh design style... OPEN BATH IS A BAD IDEA. SMALL COZY ENCLOSED BATHS ARE MUCH BETTER. OPEN KITCHEN... uses a bath mat and keeps splashes to a minimum. "The child's bath is different from... "but our bath is pretty special: spa like and calming, a bit like a Japanese soaking..."
Houzz Tour: From Doghouse to Contemporary Gem
A broken-down Brooklyn row house becomes a light and innovative beauty at the hands of its architect owner
"previous owner, who had grown up there, had rented it out for a number of years. When... to the owner, and before he allowed Sherman inside, he had to chase the canines into... that the owner designed it for himself, not for some future potential owners. We need... in the bath are wonderful warm touches. I enjoyed the after pictures of the house... former owner was reported for inhumane caring of those dogs. Amazing transformation..."
My Houzz: Turning a Netherlands Barn Into a Country Home
"lets the owners chill out in easygoing comfort... previous owners had transformed the house and its adjacent barn into two homes, with... choices the owners made. ( exterior versus interior) I think the owners may be a little... And that bath tub... The kitchen! Wow. I love the exterior too. I revisited the photos... deny the owners of this property their 'VT Wonen'-style interior. But next time, would... previous owners trying to keep true to the character of the barn. What did they..."
Kitchen of the Week: Preserving Period Charm in Atlanta
Additions and updates to this kitchen respect the past while meeting the owner's needs in the present
"meeting the owner's needs in the present... succession of owners that dated back to the 1880s. At that time kitchens were routinely housed... previous owner told me to use e-cloth, microfiber cloths with a spray bottle of plain... kitchens and baths which is highly impractical (highly porous). If you tour some of the... ---but the owner told me the history. You could place a block of ice on them and have... The new owners invested $75 on new knobs from the manufacturers and a little elbow..."
Houzz Tour: Modern Waterfront Home on Long Island
With a black-box exterior and a stagelike deck, this modern structure in New York takes its cues from the owner's career
True Confessions of a House Stalker
Letting go when a new owner dares to change a beloved house's look can be downright difficult. Has this ever happened to you?
"a new owner dares to change a beloved house's look can be downright difficult. Has... changed owners several times. Each owner seems to delight in ruining some aspect of... about the owners to figure out if they might sell. My idea was that original owners may... know the owners. Every home I've "stalked" over the years, I've met the owners, they've... the new owners had hacked it back viciously. Took a while to come to terms that it..."
My Houzz: An Animal Lover's Texas Sanctuary
Dogs, cats and horses enjoy an idyllic temporary refuge here, but the eco-minded home has a permanent place in its owner's heart
"amazing owner with a big heart. Beautiful home - really like the swimming pool. If... for both owners and animals. If only more people where like this.......... You are... animal owner and getting up off the lounge wearing more fur than the animal. g... a dog owner might have other input. Hope that helps. So heartful and wonderful... that the owner truly loves animals and has a generous heart. Margaret Hoffman is truly..."
My Houzz: Step Inside a Converted Medieval Priory
The owners of this historical property have used vintage finds and a playful style to create a welcoming family home
"The owners of this historical property have used vintage finds and a playful style... master bed/bath. What a wonderful job The house is exceptional. The decorating is d... if the owner is trying a little too hard to be quirky. Beautiful home in a lovely... to the owners for their preservation sensibilities and creative mix. I immediately... to the owners for making it a comfortable haven for their family and for letting the..."
Houzz Tour: Colorful and Eclectic, With a Coveted View
Nobody wanted to buy this stucco box in Los Angeles, despite the water view. But after 7 years of renovating, the owners are glad they did
", the owners are glad they did... the home-owners for inviting us to see a space which looks lived-in, and not overly... to the owners for having the guts to make their house their own. I agree with portpiro... that the owners of the house are happy to have all of the travails of remodeling behind... in the bath rust if nicked or with lots of steam? I know as a teen I took long hot..."
Houzz Tour: An Old-World Bungalow Earns a New Plan
With a hundred years under its belt, this New Hampshire home deserved the loving additions and modern updates made by its architect owner
"previous owners tore it down since it was in disrepair. If they had left the old garage... bedrooms, bath, kitchen and hallway did not have the extra trim! Who makes the exterior... master bath's pièce de résistance is its sculptural copper tub. "Bathing in the tub... architect owner..."
My Houzz: Living and Painting in a Converted 1870 Woolen Mill
With a gallery, an art studio and river views, this industrial-style home in Canada is just right for its forward-thinking owners
Houzz Tour: Strong Enough for Storms, Comfy Enough for a Family
Hurricanes won’t faze this contemporary waterfront home in North Carolina — and mixed reactions don’t faze its owner
Houzz Tour: A London Book Tower House Worth a Browse
To fit their mountain of books, these owners went big on scale with a double-height bookcase by the stairs
"these owners went big on scale with a double-height bookcase by the stairs... area. The owners had seen the company’s Mapledene Road project and wanted to incorporate... with the owners book collection in mind, and this is another wonderful example of i... guessing the owners have gotten loads of use out of it. Kudos to one and all! muy bien... space, bathing the house in natural light that filters through the entire property..."
Houzz Tour: An Opportunity for Invention in San Francisco
Behind a typical 1936 facade lies a whole-house remodel that took patience, cost savviness and the owner's architectural skill
"second owners, and felt an obligation to preserve the integrity of its architecture... for new owners. The yellows can be painted, the floors updated with new rugs. The kitchen... , one-bath house near the ocean not as a challenge to live in with his burgeoning... and the owner's architectural skill..."
My Houzz: A Master’s Design Goes Green and Universal
Adapting $500 house plans in Pittsburgh leads to planned Platinum LEED certification and better accessibility for one of the owners