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Deep Pockets: Doors with Panache
"Space and Create Elegant Transitions Inside and Out... used for bathrooms. But I've rarely come across a bathroom pocket door that I felt was... modern and contemporary homes as well.... houses and renovations and are often a much better choice than swinging doors in many... master bath and hall bath and connected them with pocket doors, so that we now have an... large bathroom but still have the ability to close the hall bath off and use it..."
Inspiring Materials: Slate Tile
"Color and Strength Makes Slate a Go-To Material for Inside and Out... color and earthy texture to interior and exterior spaces, from entry floors and patios... gold and rust to black, and its beauty, strength and slip-resistant texture make... surrounds, shower walls and more. Slate's a metamorphic rock which started as shale, and... and after undergoing low heat and pressure underground, became the distinctively... for my bathroom feature wall, and this Ideabook and made my decision easier :) i've..."
24 Dramatic Kitchen Makeovers
From drab, dreary or just plain outdated to modernized marvels, these kitchens were transformed at the hands of resourceful Houzzers
"remodels, and the results — from midcentury renovations and restored Edwardians to updated... makeovers, and whether they did all the work themselves or got a little help along the... their life and style. Get inspired to tackle your own kitchen remodel with ideas and... enclosed and tiled shower and installed an all glass shower. The cabinets were custom... it slow and invest or borrow some good tools and research and measure, measure and..."
My Houzz: A Paean to the 1950s and '60s in Pennsylvania
With vintage furniture, a sunken den and pristine original details, this home is a true homage to midcentury style
"sunken den and pristine original details, this home is a true homage to midcentury style... Fisher and Bobbie Ann Tilkens-Fisher, and their cats, Lucha and Lincoln Location:... 2 full bathrooms, 2 half bathrooms That's interesting: The house was originally designed... dentist and his wife, and included space for a fully operating dental practice.... Matthew and Bobbie Fisher fell in love with a renovated midcentury modern house designed..."
My Houzz: Patience and Resourcefulness Pay Off in Dallas
Unhurried remodeling lets a growing family stay within budget and get exactly the look they want for their Texas home
"budget and get exactly the look they want for their Texas home... overhauled a bathroom. Last year they built a stone deck off their back door and installed... James and Lynsey Purl, Ava (6 years old) and Hudson (3) Size: 1,741 square feet;... James and Lynsey Purl pick one major remodel project for their home every year. One... debt, and we don't have to settle." This year's project is centered not on the house... nursery and making space for their new arrival. "The baby's room is so tranquil and..."
Basement of the Week: Modern Style Converts an Empty Concrete Box
From raw wasteland to fab living, sleeping and storage space, this snazzy basement now covers all the angles
"sleeping and storage space, this snazzy basement now covers all the angles... lot size and city restrictions would have made an addition difficult, if not impossible... couple and their dog Location: Minneapolis Size: 775 square feet... has sink and mini frig. Also includes storage, a bath with shower, and additional room... large and bright. Great ceiling height. Fresh, clean and comfortable. Love it. Would... homes and agreed to share the budget) choose to spend on certain things. And yes..."
Old and New Make for a Jolly Good Mix in England
Give an 18th-century country cottage a contemporary addition, and what do you get? A surprisingly cohesive-looking home
"addition, and what do you get? A surprisingly cohesive-looking home... Found and Jane Suitor and their children, Oscar (age 5) and Olivia (age 11) Size:... bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, plus a cottage with 2 bedrooms and 1 bathroom... materials and hideaway design that preserved the cottage in the Cotswolds was approved... believe more and more people will look back and admire the thoughtful, refined, and delicate... materials and the palette are so soothing and sophisticated, highlighting the great outdoors..."
Basement of the Week: Guests Gets a Cottage-Like Stay
Converted to a comfy space with a full bath, a bedroom and extra amenities, this Maryland basement is great for visitors and the owner alike
"bedroom and extra amenities, this Maryland basement is great for visitors and the owner... family and friends, she created a bright and charming guest cottage–like space under... formerly dark and slightly scary basement into an inviting space complete with a living room... station and workspace. Basement at a Glance Location: Bethesda, Maryland Size: About... friends and family. I love the fabrics and the colors. Great choices for a basement..."
Houzz Tour: Cozy and Creative Vancouver Apartment
"to past and present in his renovated Mount Pleasant home... bedroom, 1 bathroom That's interesting: The penny tiles in the bathroom are made of actual... kitchen and make the space mine — something that would allow me to entertain while... story, and personalized the space with pieces from his childhood home, Vancouver estate... sales and Craigslist finds. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Graphic designer... inventive and individual home, love his use of space (and wood!) thanks for including..."
Houzz Tour: A San Diego Townhouse Gets a Bright Update
Savvy shopping and warm bamboo accents help California architects give their home a fresh, high-end feel
"shopping and warm bamboo accents help California architects give their home a fresh... footprint and searching for materials and appliances at great prices helped them stay... McEwen and Jon Gaiser purchased this 1970s San Diego townhouse with the intention... McEwen and Jon Gaiser Location: San Diego Size: 900 square feet Cost of upgrade: $38... black and white ones. I went back and looked and just saw your dog at the top of..."
A Creative Studio Welcomes Family Projects
Spilled paint won’t cause lost tempers in this 450-square-foot addition made for art, music and learning
"husband-and-wife architects Rick and Cindy Black, who designed a room for them that... Stutsman; and their two homeschooled children, that meant a studio addition that would... collages and even making Hula-Hoop-like toys. “We wanted a place for our creative, messy... bright and open, with a slight industrial feel that would welcome a little paint on... context. And the bathroom looks less huge and awkward. Perhaps the professional pho..."
Room of the Day: A New Art Studio Paints a Perfect Picture
After painting in spare bedrooms and garages for years, Elise Marshall finally has an art studio that inspires her
"bedrooms and garages for years, Elise Marshall finally has an art studio that inspires... years old. And throughout that time, she’s always relied on spare rooms or crowded garages... Domning, and saving for a long time, they began looking for a property with a backyard... hills and plenty of space in which to move around. “I’m able to work in larger scale... materials and equipment, and not even a counter top for stretching and framing. Painting..."
15 Dramatic Interior Paint Makeovers
Light to dark, dark to light. Soft to bold or newly toned down. See how these homeowners transformed their interiors with paint
"the call and you answered, showing us the dramatic difference you've made in your homes... royal and light blues in the bedrooms. Daffodil yellow and blue and black in the... laundry room and master bedroom and that office space is fantastic! The most often asked... looking and of corse beautiful, but a light and bright kitchen is so much more inviting... charcoal and white Becky, and I love it! It looks smart, even if the drawers still..."
11 Survival Lessons From Thanksgiving
With 10 people in 1 house for 3 days, you learn fast. Find out the good, the challenging and the just plain kooky
"challenging and the just plain kooky... between 70 and 80. There were a few challenges and a few triumphs. While I’ve written... household, and Thanksgiving 2013 has come to a close. We had 10 people staying here at... guests and fixing up guest rooms, I have never handled this big a crowd. Here’s how... work, and some of the details that could work for you, if you have a big group invading... buying and preparing the food, and serving and cleaning up. I did not mind and felt..."
My Houzz: History and Charm Infuse a California Hilltop Home
They've lived almost 50 years in one home, but this constantly renovating couple has design tastes that don't stand still
"times and updated the kitchen and bathrooms. "We do all the demo and finishing ourselves... Terry and Sue Minshull and their dog, Cooper Size: 2,000 square feet; 3 bedrooms... Terry and Sue Minshull built their home in 1964 for $19,000. It was a stretch for... Sue, "and we hire out for all the tough stuff in between." The decades of hard work... bedrooms, 2 bathrooms Location: Paso Robles, California... crisp and fresh and current. Can I adopt them as grandparents, please? :) I love..."