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Style Trick: Use Office Furniture Outside the Office
"dining rooms, living rooms, bedrooms and kitchens.... about a room that's catching your eye. One trick is using office and school furniture... other rooms around the house. Whether it's a vintage card catalog, flat file or a... traditional living room, it was the perfect choice for our small 11'x10' guest room. Since... of the furniture the photo with the garage door looks like an office. I like this... LOVE the room with the yellow file cabinet and cafe sign ~ awesome!!! "purloined milk..."
My Houzz: 2 Tools + 1 Resourceful Guy = Lots of Great ‘New’ Furniture
With scrap wood and a hands-on attitude, a San Francisco renter on a tight budget furnishes his bedroom and more
"crappy furniture but couldn’t afford nice furniture, so I decided to make it myself... Glance Who lives here: Taylor Hoff and his 3 housemates Location: Mission District of... if you lived in that room but rather what one man did for HIS room, HIS way of life... bought at furniture stores I quite enjoy the openness of the design. It makes the room... store? Sun room is cottage style, and the kitchen is what style? I like it. You'd always..."
Guest Picks: Toddler-Friendly Furniture
With a small scale, soft edges and easy-to-clean fabrics, these furnishings are smart choices for anyone with a wee one
"ith a small scale, soft edges and easy-to-clean fabrics, these furnishings are smart... of what furniture doesn't work and what furniture would make life easier. Here are... American furniture line (youngamerica.com). They're very modular, have a low setting... bedroom furniture. They're Greenguard certified (low VOC in paint and wood), which... Hardware's furniture. They're American made too, hardwoods. Great stuff. Great stuff..."
My Houzz: Sky High and Sunny in Brooklyn, With a View
Its head may be in the clouds, but this home's heart is in the artist-made furniture, arresting artwork and breezy private terrace
"artist-made furniture, arresting artwork and breezy private terrace... mind: small and cramped shoebox or gold-splashed penthouse. That’s why it’s so refreshing... handmade furniture pieces and a smooch of lipstick red, the space feels personal but... terrace with room for gardening lets Josephs feel like she’s in a quaint home while soaring... Glance Who lives here: Zelda Josephs Location: Brooklyn Heights neighborhood of New York..."
Downsizing Help: Choosing What Furniture to Leave Behind
What to take, what to buy, how to make your favorite furniture fit ... get some answers from a homeowner who scaled way down
"favorite furniture fit ... get some answers from a homeowner who scaled way down... like what furniture to keep and what to leave behind. Editing your stuff can be a challenge... "great room" will be divided into a living room and separate play room. Because the... boxes and furniture that didn't fit in the bedrooms ended up in the living room. We are... cheerful living room. We used to make "paper doll" cut-outs of our furniture from Post-it..."
How to Arrange Your Room for TV and People, Too
"nging furniture in a room with a TV is among the greatest design interior challenges... who have rooms devoted exclusively to watching TV. Most of us don't live that way —... — our rooms need to do double, triple or quadruple duty, and accommodating a big screen... manners of living is tricky. But positioning for a view is sometimes as easy as moving... Houzz-Live-Chat---Furniture-Arrangement-Basics @Bob R I love your living room. It..."
My Houzz: Black and White Is Right for a Brooklyn Studio
High contrast makes for graphic style in the home of a creative couple, filled with original art and custom furniture
"custom furniture pieces and flea market finds, artists Sarah Reynolds and Charlie... "If you live in and work in Manhattan, sometimes it's hard to get that separation where... Who lives here: Artist Sarah Reynolds and Charlie Nesi, also an artist and director... nice The small spaces people make so beautiful and functional in NY shame me! No mention... dinning room table interacts with the wall with the black drips down the wall why don't..."
Houzz Tour: Living With Style (and Impermanence) in 450 Square Feet
Temporary digs don't have to mean mishmash furniture and drab decor. Just check out this Vancouver rental studio
"mishmash furniture and drab decor. Just check out this Vancouver rental studio... crummy furniture, no living out of boxes and no sad little rental studios. But since... temporary living situation, she also had to avoid any permanent changes. Without remodeling... Glance Who lives here: Megan Close Location: West End, Vancouver Size: 450 square feet... the main room. Vive la Quebec! Pleated Shades would be a good addition to small spaces..."
15 Tips for Small-Space Living With Baby
Keep your wee one's stuff under control and your nerves unfrazzled with these space-saving storage and baby-gear ideas
"Living in a small space is challenging enough as it is — add a baby into the mix... with a small person attached to your side. Here are for 15 tips to help you choose... was no room for anything else. That room has now been converted to the guest room... into the living room where my nephew was prying off the electrical covers to see what... in the living room while you make dinner, but who does that? My son is always within..."
Rooms of the Day: Bringing the Happy Into Formal Spaces
Two renovated rooms inspire a lighter, more colorful look for a formerly traditional living room and dining room in Texas
"living room and dining room in Texas... renovated rooms inspire a lighter, more colorful look for a formerly traditional living... couldn’t live with the dark, heavy traditional furnishings in their formal living and... family room and kitchen in a bright, contemporary style, this Houston family of four... dining rooms another minute. They were looking to lighten things up, literally and... The living room is perfection. Not too impressed with the dining room, too much..."
Yes, You Have Room For a Piano
"matter how small your home is, odds are you can make a little extra space to tickle the... of us live in small homes with minimal footprints. But as cozy as they are, they... had no room for a piano in my first few homes. The apartments were too small and... piece of furniture can overwhelm the space — sometimes it won't even fit through the... you'll find room for a beautiful piano in your home after all.... into a small living room -- both size- and style-wise -- by angling it in a corner..."
Where to Put the TV When the Wall Won't Work
"lofts, and rooms with floor-to-ceiling windows. In these cases, putting the TV against... of the room. Or it can mean you have big problems deciding whether to situate furniture... of the room? Well you can! There are just a few essential elements to doing this... laundry room to pop a DVD in the player. All of the equipment in the laundry room... in the living room and the master bedroom. ' I can't claim to totally understand all..."
My Houzz: Street Finds and Art in Amsterdam
"vaged furniture and ever-changing contemporary art take a Netherlands rental from... Glance Who lives here: Hyland Mather; his wife, knitting designer Malia Mather; and their... all the furniture finds! Using art sure makes a house more personal, but you have to... for us, living in a glass house is rather difficult to find walls...Thought hanging... dining room? I'm a little curious where are all of the links to say where the furniture..."
Houzz Tours: Tips for Small Space Living and Renovation
"because she lived in the house during most of the time the work was being completed. She... now she lives right across the street from Long Island Sound in a cozy and beautiful... used to live in this neighborhood. Love the house! I'd love to live across the street... and now live in Dallas- wonderful to see one of the beach cottages lovingly restored... large to a small space. Marie, you must miss it, it's such a little gem of a neighborhood..."
8 Challenges of Cottage Living
‘Small rooms or dwellings discipline the mind,’ Leonardo da Vinci once said. Just how much discipline can you handle?
"‘Small rooms or dwellings discipline the mind,’ Leonardo da Vinci once said. Just... cottage living. Now it’s time to flip the coin, so to speak, and discuss the challenges... actually "living" in living rooms, functional kitchens that are neither so small and... stuff? living small makes our lives richer, more intimate. love this. We live in... dining room/office/laundry room/etc, no matter the size! Since I live alone, 1200..."