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The Top 5 Ways to Save Water at Home
"Department of Public Works, most of that water — about 60 percent in relatively arid California... toilets, in public restrooms. We found Consumer Reports recommended the TOTO TOILET and... Department of Public Works (LADPW) for various devices:High-efficiency sprinkler nozzle:..."
Garbage to Garden: A Vacant Philly Lot Gets Some Green-Thumb Love
"lot–turned–public garden Location: Point Breeze area of Philadelphia Budget: $20,000 (does... use the public sidewalk as part of their homes. This looks amazing - what a huge bonus..."
19th-Century Gem: The Glessner House Bucks Tradition
"certain public buildings to be executed in a particular neoclassical style. Richardson... to the public sides of the home. The walls are of brick with rusticated stone accents..."
Small Luxuries: Motorized Window Coverings Offer Benefits to All
"general public. Motorized blinds, shades and draperies offer many benefits for many... grand public building not in a home. Double height rooms are very uncomfortable places..."
Borrow Garden Ideas From Springtime in Paris
"parks and public gardens. From the Latin Quarter on the Left Bank to the hip and trendy... the many public gardens filled with statues, open to all. In Italy, many gardens were..."
Houzz Tour: Bridging Past and Present in a California Craftsman
"restore the public spaces to the way they originally were," Evens says. "Over time the... the main public space, which is the way the house was designed originally - no reason..."
Primp Your Powder Room on a Shoestring
"more public space. These smart strategies and inexpensive product picks are tailor... the only public bathroom in many homes, you can really take some time to punch it up..."
Houzz Tour: Better Flow for a Los Angeles Bungalow
"all the public rooms.” So Troyer made a presentation to his clients that resulted... in the public area (living room or dining room) one could fling open the doors to..."
Get the Look of Wood Cabinets for Less
"general public doesn’t have an understanding about the durability, flexibility and... general public. I had laminate kitchen some 20+ years ago for 10 years in great shape..."
Gardeners Champion Nature's Cause in the City
"creating public awareness of the extraordinary — and necessary — environmental processes... Public awareness and support are critical to Urban Hedgerow's success, so the group... Hedgerows. Public spaces are important, because they maximize exposure and enable pedestrians... with the public on a communal stage. Benjamin and collaborator Moose Curtis created..."
Houzz Tour: An Urban Home Nestled in a Thicket
"well as public and private zones, into one harmonious home. Before Haag and Trivison... divides the public areas from the private areas, also known as active and calm zones. The... the more public areas meet a more private space, a comfortable reading area." The line... active and public to calming and quiet."..."
Must-Know Modern Homes: The Rietveld Schröder House
"and as a publication of the same name, De Stijl lasted until 1932, the year after van... foundation for public visits and arranging for the house's restoration, which took place two..."
Enjoy Plantings, Eat Bugs and Learn at the Australian Garden Show
"course, the public, who will get to indulge all the senses at this inaugural event. Info:... allow the public to connect with some of the world’s leading gardening, lifestyle and..."
Houzz Tour: Istanbul Apartment Does a Double Take
"styles, and public and private spaces. The owners, a middle-age couple, purchased two apartment... and more public half of the unit. Pekcan designed the clean-lined, modern kitchen space..."
Design Icons: Lawrence Halprin
"system of public spaces in Portland. While he respected the environment, his designs... series of public spaces. The houses were sited to respect the landscape and stand up..."
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