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Garden for Wildlife to Reap Rich Rewards
When you plant with animals and insects in mind, you make gardening easier, the planet healthier and yourself more present
Gardening Solutions for Heavy Clay Soils
8 Plants for a Deliciously Fragrant Fall Garden
Scent the autumn air with the perfume of caramel corn, honey and spices by adding these intoxicating plants to your landscape
Keeping Cabinet Color on the Down Low
"still retains its “vintage character.” In other words, it is small and doesn’t have... match the walls, so the room feels airier and less constricted? I searched around Houzz... white walls and the backsplash deosnt go with anything. Paint the walls something... left wing wall, then paint that little wing wall the same color as the cabinets, so that... uppers and walls a creamier color that blends better with the counters and tile. I also..."
Houzz Tour: Industrial Updates to Classic Southwest Style
Hot-rolled steel and Caesarstone meet adobe and Mexican rugs in a Phoenix ranch house untouched since the 1950s
"brick walls retain an air of Southwest tradition. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here:... steel walls are outstanding. The metal lockers in the bathroom look right at home... on my wall. OMG....awesome....just totally awesome!!! Usually not a fan of desert... glad they retained the warmth and earthiness of those materials. P. S....The rugs are... metallic walls. it is totally misleading not to photo the before and after from the..."
Steeply Beautiful Slope Retention
Don't let things slide or give in to sandbags and cement. These slope retention ideas will keep your landscape hitting the high notes
"homes. Retaining a slope may mean protecting the very structure of your home or preventing... cement walls, there are some strikingly lovely ways to encourage hillsides to stay... luck! The walls you featured are so diverse and beautiful. Here are a couple of ours... bushes and walls i could apply to this? hello cassy....i am planning to build a condo... bushes and walls i could apply to this? Hi Lucho1, Can you tell me where your moon valley..."
My Houzz: Art Inspires an Aussie Remodel
"wanted to retain the integrity of the original design by architect Kenneth Oliphant,... painting the walls, polishing the floors, adding built-in storage and installing gas heating... these walls as compared with generic decor [which there's nothing wrong with that... work on walls anymore, let alone so much, and it makes me smile :) Looks like the... amount of wall space for art. This remodel seems to strike the right balance. M.R.Moore..."
Kitchen of the Week: Spacious and Industrial in Barcelona
Warehouse touches nod to this Spanish kitchen's roots, but contemporary splashes keep it current and comfortable
"kitchen retains bits and pieces of its original industrial structure. "The place was... surrounding walls, Araujo and his team integrated industrial-inspired materials with splashes... behind a wall. But then again, we women wear heels... I really like the glass wall.... glass wall but I think that for practical purposes you can not due to mold, water... given the wall, makes a lot of sense, but we are both righthanded and in reality it works..."
Houzz Tour: Colorful Quirkiness in an Irish Home
It may match its neighbors outside, but this semidetached home surprises inside with bright colors, bold patterns and eclectic accessories
"swathing the walls with bold wallpaper and paint, Kelly faced the challenge of working around... around and retaining the existing kitchen cabinetry, bathroom tiles and flooring. "The... than just walls. Here are two examples of vibrant colors in an overall pattern; one... splashed on walls, furniture, art, floor. I smiled just looking at the photos. Each piece... feature wall and the reading chairs. The kitchen floor is fine, too, just maybe get..."
Sink Pipes Worth Seeing
"externally to retain a small amount of water that creates a seal, which works to keep sewer... small wall-mounted fixture. It might sound crazy to be concerned with such a small... quartzite wall, I can't get enough of that sleek, modern p-trap! WS Bath Collection has... concrete wall and under the floating glass sink top. The traditional style is pared..."
My Houzz: Creative Moves Turn a Toronto Basement Into a Stylish Rental
See how two Canadian designers renovated their townhouse's lower level into a bright and modern one-bedroom apartment
Great Design Plant: Autumn Snakeroot
Venture fearlessly into the dark with this striking almost-black plant that brings a dramatic mood to the garden
Houzz Tour: Mission District Row House
"while retaining significant historical details that gave the house its distinct character... that was retained because of budget and zoning reasons. We upgraded it with the new... white walls don't help). I actually don't like the modern part at all, I've seen... white walls cancel out the warmth of the wood. everything feels so cold and clinical... white walls give the house a light, airy feeling and highlight the original detail..."
Houzz Tour: An Urban Home Nestled in a Thicket
Universal design, Japanese influences, gorgeous landscaping and much more come together in this newly built home in Seattle
"with a retaining/planter wall and probably needed like 8 ft wide of continuous space... stone walls and caps need a major facelift. I have always had a problem with corner... white walls in my house, but I think it works beautifully in this house, makes the... planter wall actually would seem to lead to more maintenance with trimming and removal... library wall divides the public areas from the private areas, also known as active..."
Houzz Tour: Taking a Hamptons Cottage Beyond the Ordinary
Unusual details, including a blue roof and bold wallpaper, give a New York vacation home that extra-special something
"place that retains the look of yesteryear but has all the amenities of today. Houzz at... that back wall the orange of the orchid paper. At least that would tie in. This reads... orchid wall paper and think its great just on the staircase so it is not so overwhelming... the tree wall paper and find it kind of soothing but then the bright blue chairs come... green wall and somehow it doesn't seem to mix as well. Sort of not cohesive I guess..."