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Courtyard Comforts Make a Seattle Backyard a Joy
A new hot tub, fireplace, shower and even a mini stage take a backyard from uninviting to ‘Come on out!’
"fireplace, shower and even a mini stage take a backyard from uninviting to ‘Come on out... entertainers, and the courtyard Engle devised effortlessly extends their indoor life outside... couple and their daughter Location: Mount Baker neighborhood of Seattle Architect:... charm and perhaps that fireplace and the wood structures are not as massive and... yard--and gaining a parking space is just great! Thanks for sharing and including..."
Guest Picks: Quirky Coin Banks for All Ages
Get showered with compliments while you're saving for a rainy day, with banks in unusual shapes, colors and finishes
"Get showered with compliments while you're saving for a rainy day, with banks in... shopping and debit cards. We all still need a spot for stashing loose change. So why... a kid, and though my piggy bank now is less stylish my husband has a VW bus one that... my game and stop using an old Carlo Rossi jug... Piggy banks go back a long time in... color and its statement for one of my passions! Check out Quirky's 'Porkfolio' which..."
My Houzz: Once a Schoolhouse and Church, Now a Home and Art Gallery
Creativity and history come alive in attached 19th-century structures in upstate New York, and the local art community makes a new friend
"ivity and history come alive in attached 19th-century structures in upstate New York... York, and the local art community makes a new friend... space and how her friend had resurrected it, and knew right away it would be her... damage and it was in need of major structural help. Spero openly admits how skeptical... Spero and her dog, Ginger Location: Cottekill, New York Size: 1,300 square feet;... personal and friendly. Thank you for the added touch. I love Houzz and look forward..."
You Said It: ‘Stay Humble’ and More of the Week’s Tips and Ideas
"inspiration and observations that struck a chord this week... canoe and the swimming towels, slather on the SPF, pack picnics, hang the swing and... and spend maximum time enjoying the outdoors. Have a wonderful weekend everyone.... article and especially for mentioning our work! Simple and subtle designs are the best... again and much success from Landscape d.o.o. Slovenia, Tina and Gregor Vreš. I love... crazy and hectic world. We are really happy to see that our work is seen as 'one..."
What's Black and White and Chic? Your Home!
"black and white? I find it incredible that the one combination of these two non-colors... black and white, more white, or more black, the combo can lend itself to rooms that... bright, and cheerful, technological or natural. Are you ready to strip away the color... black and white and these are great examples. Carole www.carolemeyerart.com Black... Black and White decor can be elegant and modern at the same time! XO, Candace www..."
Houzz Call: Where Are the Craziest Places You Grow Edibles?
Basil in a bathtub, spinach stacked up a wall ... If your edibles occupy an odd spot, we’d like to know
"in a bathtub, spinach stacked up a wall ... If your edibles occupy an odd spot,... collectors and fans of homegrown food have shown us how edible gardens can do more than... smile and reveal that human creativity has no limits. So tell us, where is the... herbs and vegetables? How have you learned to garden in these surprising places?... young and had dirty ears, Mum used to look in them and say potatoes and onions. My..."
From Canning Porch to Beautiful Vintage Bath in Oregon
"finds and DIY labor transform a cramped space into a serene hotel-style bath on a... soaking tub and a walk-in shower.... Obbie and Connie Atkinson bought their farmhouse in Eastern Oregon, they knew it... cramped and oddly shaped, was probably tacked on to the house in the 1920s or ’30s... walk-in shower like this. the subway tile shower and floor are perfect and I'd already... driving, and then has the chutzpah and craziness to load them into my car and take them..."
10 Smart Ideas for Your Laundry Room Remodel
Make washing and drying easier and more comfortable by considering ergonomics, storage and special features
"washing and drying easier and more comfortable by considering ergonomics, storage and... washer and dryer and rarely take into account a workspace, storage, sinks for prerinsing... estate and design attention in a home, the laundry room, if you’re lucky to have one... water and electronics don't mix and when a machine gets steamed up and agitates,... block shower wall is 6 feet tall and maybe that didn't make glass shower doors that..."
Make a Tiny Bathroom Work Wonders
"reflection and multitasking spaces keep small bathrooms both stylish and functional... members and one shower, I have a personal interest in tiny bathrooms. We plan to include... sink, shower and toilet. If we're lucky, we will figure out a way to get a tub in... comfortable and stylish. Here are 12 tiny bathrooms to inspire the small-space genius in... threshold showers ... they don't always have no door, and you can also hang a shower..."
Kitchen of the Week: Sunlit Garden Views in Bristol, U.K.
Garden access and a bright green backsplash bring color and light to this British kitchen — and the new dining room opens things up
"access and a bright green backsplash bring color and light to this British kitchen... kitchen — and the new dining room opens things up... a dark and cramped kitchen into a clean and light-filled space complete with a dining... dining room and garden view. Homeowners Alex Larkin and Jane Wallenstein wanted a dining... window and access to the south-facing garden now fill the combined rooms with plenty... Zoopla and the BBC. What a lovely transformation! So bright and airy. Small spaces..."
Houzz Tour: A Family of 4 Unwinds in 540 Square Feet
An extraordinarily scaled-down home and garden for a couple and their 2 kids fosters sustainability and togetherness
"home and garden for a couple and their 2 kids fosters sustainability and togetherness... Helgerson and her family had every intention of spending only a few nights in their new... weeks, and up until this day, the Helgersons can't bring themselves to leave. "We... birthday and never left," says Helgerson. It's easy to see why. The small home, situated... wildlife and agricultural preserve. "We fell in love with the area after our first hike..."
Design Workshop: Wonderful Material Marriages
"concrete and wood, glass and paint, brick and steel — just belong together... overall look and feel of the composition and space. Architects draw upon many devices when... quality and color. Then there are those material and color combinations that just... climate and weathering concerns, or the building form itself. Sometimes the selections... contrasting and complementing in perfect harmony. Let’s take a look at a few of those pairings..."
7 Dramatic Bathroom Makeovers Across All Styles
You'll be amazed at these bathroom transformations, spanning different design tastes, budgets and remodeling approaches
"before-and-after reveals, and they never seem to get more dramatic than in the bathroom... sourcing and DIY efforts to those with budgets that could cover an entire house. Here's... vanity, and even a TV. Before and afters. And my new shower We had lived in our house... shower curtain w the clear top at Bed Bath and Beyond Thank you for the shower curtain... bathroom and use the old one for laundry and pantry. Love this site and these great..."
Master the Balancing Act for Rooms
Be good to your rooms through thick and thin with the ideal mix of heavy and light furniture, finishes and colors
"thick and thin with the ideal mix of heavy and light furniture, finishes and colors... pieces and balance them with lighter trim and artwork, but make sure to ground the... thick and heavy with your showcase piece, but you need to balance it with other heavy... spaces and learn why the balance works.... have the bathtub in pic #5? WOW! And I still love the Cole and Sons birch tree wallpaper... overdone and run out of style. Really great ideabook, Amy! Thanks! Thanks Bobbi! love..."
Cozy Up to Bedrooms and Baths at Decorator Showcase
Four-star San Francisco designers remake a high-end home for the 2012 event, offering inspiration for your own bedrooms, bathrooms and more
"steel and reclaimed wood, a headboard designed to blend into walls and a bathtub... accessories and custom-made furniture. Take a peek at some of the best bedrooms and bathrooms... bedrooms and bathrooms of the 2012 San Francisco Decorator Showcase, which opens April... April 28 and runs through May 28, 2012. The designers stuck with simple color schemes... house and learn a few simple ways to bring the look into your own home. More: Living..."