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Houzz Tour: Ease and Comfort in 340 Square Feet
Careful planning and design tricks create easy access and a pleasing flow in a tiny Manhattan studio
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Summer Living: How to Welcome Weekend Guests
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Design Workshop: Give Me an ‘H’
"floor plan for more privacy and natural light... floor plan. I find it fascinating to trace the roots of a particular configuration... H-shaped plan, in the vernacular hall house of medieval Northern Europe, are especially... an H plan in the Tropics with no heating issues is great. Orientation to sun and... floor plan style. We find our H house very livable and are fortunate to have views... The H plan could be used for a 2 generational family house, or to separate offices..."
There’s a Party in the Backyard, Says a Houzz Landscaping Survey
Entertaining, growing edibles and solving problems are goals for homeowners planning to revamp their yards
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A Designer Shares Her Master-Bathroom Wish List
She's planning her own renovation and daydreaming about what to include. What amenities are must-haves in your remodel or new build?
"She's planning her own renovation and daydreaming about what to include. What amenities... in the planning stages of a major renovation to my 100-plus-year-old San Francisco... you and plan to have an accessible bathroom on the main floor. Charlene and grangers... bathroom plans. I've been accumulating salvage for many years! The "birdbath" in the... bathroom plan is standing in for that spit sink. It's self-rinsing so I won't have to..."
Decorating Trends: A New Houzz Survey Shows What Homeowners Want
Is the TV gaining or losing ground? Are women or men trendier? Find out and learn more about people’s decorating plans right here
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Switching Up a Colonial Home to Suit a Modern Family
Floor plan labels are thrown out the window as a designer helps a family shape rooms to fit the way they live
"Floor plan labels are thrown out the window as a designer helps a family shape rooms... floor plan in this and other articles. Floor plans really pull the ideas together... space planning to suit a client beautifully. The billiards (former dining) room... floor plan What a HUGE difference! I am totally in love with the updated look. Love... floor plan says dining room, living room or any other room does not mean one is..."
8 Remodeling Costs That Might Surprise You
"Plan for these potential budget busters to keep a remodeling tab from escalating... because they planned to put stone over the brick fireplace, but it was determined that there... final plan with city stamp. Still add a large margin, maybe 15-20% after final plan... based on a plan. As we move along the work, several problems arise, and they require immediate... when our plan to vault the living room ceiling & add skylights was scrapped because..."
Transition Time: How to Connect Tile and Hardwood Floors
Plan ahead to prevent unsightly or unsafe transitions between floor surfaces. Here's what you need to know
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Houzz Tour: Let's Be Transparent Here
Expansive glass and a new floor plan celebrate a midcentury modern home's openness and connection to nature
"floor plan celebrate a midcentury modern home's openness and connection to nature... floor plan and exterior, giving the clients a simpler, pared-down version of the... shots and plans - very helpful and shows how thoughtful planning can improve function... floor plans. Every post should give them when possible; it trains us to understand... use the plans we have posted as a starting point, but I would encourage you to tweak..."
Architect's Toolbox: 6 Drawings on the Way to a Dream Home
Each architectural drawing phase helps ensure a desired result. See what happens from quick thumbnail sketch to detailed construction plan
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Luxury of Space: Designing a Dream Laundry Room
Plan with these zones and amenities in mind to get a laundry room that takes function and comfort to the max
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Houzz Tour: Creative Thinking Yields a Lakefront 'Living Room'
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DIY Spirit Reinvents an Industrial Home
Armed with a detailed plan from a designer, this homeowner rolled up his sleeves and transformed his Edmonton loft space
"detailed plan from a designer, this homeowner rolled up his sleeves and transformed... detailed plan, and he implemented it himself, finding materials and furnishings and... the open plan nature of the loft. Exactly what it is supposed to be. I would like more... in the plans. Dreaming of two or three overhead rain shower nozzles, heated floors... one I plan to use. I absolutely love this, especially DIY...He put alot of love into..."
Before and After: Front Lawn to Prairie Garden
How they did it: Homeowners create a plan, stick to it and keep the neighbors (and wildlife) in mind
"create a plan, stick to it and keep the neighbors (and wildlife) in mind... as the plan, site layout & adjustment, tools, materials used & difficulty... initial plan showed the grass path with a curve; how much nicer it would have been... idea as I plan to have mulch throughout. You've saved me! These are pictures of... are well planned with beautiful plantings and vegatation.... not sparse and dead looking..."