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Small Homes Surprise With Comfort and Efficiency
"Scant space doesn't mean getting shortchanged with stylish, comfortable homes like... lot in a small space is therefore important. This ideabook looks at a few small apartments... someone design small spaces in the city with roof top gardens and coops for use of... Germany! Small spaces often simplify one's life by requiring less upkeep. These images... nice.... Small spaces simplify and free up precious time and money spent on upkeep and..."
7 Ways to Make a Small Bedroom Look Bigger and Work Better
Max out on comfort and function in a mini space with built-ins, wall mounts and decorating tricks that fool the eye
"a mini space with built-ins, wall mounts and decorating tricks that fool the eye... mes a small bedroom can feel more like a cave than a cozy refuge. If a space lacks... started small and ended LARGE. Great article about small spaces -- love to see more... issues with space/design/color. A professional decorator/designer, etc. has a perspective... , one small round table for jewelry, chair and small built in closet with rods..."
Great Design Plant: Milkweed
Quit cringing. This not-weed plant is a sight to behold in the garden, has a delicious vanilla scent and is a magnet for butterflies
"in the garden, has a delicious vanilla scent and is a magnet for butterflies... in your garden is milkweed. I know that when most people hear the name, they cringe... from a design perspective, but it's also a hub for wildlife. A win-win!... can as I design client garden beds. We have swamp milkweed that we've planted by a lake... in the garden center at Lowes. Monarchs love it and it fits nicely in between other..."
Great Design Plant: Coreopsis 'Redshift'
Breaking with its pure-yellow past, Redshift will change up a bland garden with its hot new color combo
"bland garden with its hot new color combo... 'Moonbeam'. A garden later, one that has seen drastic changes as I defined my gardening style... country garden over two decades ago was a coreopsis — Coreopsis verticillata 'Moonbeam'... time for gardeners enamored with this all-American genus. As I write this, I have two... to my garden this morning — Coreopsis 'Cosmic Eye' and Coreopsis 'Creme Caramel'... Carolina, garden before their performance is reported. Daisy-like flowers, typically..."
Great Design Plant: Kintzley's Ghost Honeysuckle
Looking for a versatile plant with beautiful color and texture? This unusual honeysuckle may be just the ticket
"summer garden; its calming coolness soothes like water. Kintzley’s Ghost honeysuckle... independent garden center. If they don't have it in stock, they might be able to order... traits: Small tubular yellow flowers are backed by silver dollar-like round bracts... structure with small-diameter components such as lattice, chain link, wrought iron, etc. Growing... great design flowers and plants, grasses and trees..."
Great Design Plant: Feather Reed Grass
"your own garden. When you add some feather reed grass (Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Karl... obvious design solution for filling open space and creating a naturalistic field of... perfect space-saving solution in smaller spaces as an accent piece — growing up rather... ultimate in space-saving design, feather reed grass is also a perfect container plant as... More:Great Design Plant: Blue Chalk SticksGreat Design Plant: New Zealand Wind GrassOrnamental..."
Great Design Plant: Glossy Abelia for Year-Round Beauty
Fragrant flowers, burgundy foliage and hummingbird allure. Deer shun this shrub, but it's a 5-star performer you'll love
"every garden. Its glossy foliage reflects light so that on a sunny day the shrub... As I am designing our new (clay) garden, I read Houzz to get ideas and as it is the... Great Design Plant profiles and Great Garden Combos which include plants to zone... for Fine Gardening on 'small trees for shady places' which should be available to read... of the garden maintenance companies around here have unskilled workers and this shrub..."
Great Design Plant: Strawberries for All Seasons
"entry garden to be both beautiful and functional, so I’ve designed it with a mix... raised garden beds; they make a good lawn alternative or ground cover for sunny areas... your home garden more sustainable with crops that will feed your family and friends,... In May small white blooms appear among the leaves, followed by delectable fruit that’s... plant for garden paths. The edible front yard is a concept that’s growing as more homeowners..."
7 Ways to Design a Garden That Flows and Intrigues
Transform a staccato yard into a smooth and relaxing delight by mastering the art of garden transitions
"if our garden spaces flowed together seamlessly, creating one homogenous space? Are... day. The garden spaces with which we surround ourselves are much the same. We have our... of our gardens seem to be compartmentalized, mimicking our lives. We wake up, go to... simpler designs equate with less maintenance. Many of my garden design clients, for... esoteric garden design, this one is a must read: "The Inward Garden: Creating a place..."
Design Solutions for 11 Tricky Spaces
Creative furniture placement, smart storage and sleight of hand turn your home's problem areas into stylish places to enjoy
"arranging your space, read on — we're covering solutions for 11 of the most common space-planning... its own design challenges. If you've hit a roadblock (where in the world can I put... living space and it worked out great. The most challenging space I have now is the... floor space of one room into a sleeping space? It doesn't cost much to get foam... lived in a small studio apartment in an old victorian building. He used a 3-panel folding..."
Design Details: 12 Ways to Sneak the Most Out of Your Space
"usable space. Whether it's a spot to stow an ever-growing collection or just a place... storage space, these clever solutions from Houzz should have you covered. It's amazing... storage spaces. I wish I had taken advantage of the space under my whirlpool. I am... into a small, tight space. This collection of storage ideas are the best and most... Living in a small house, finding creative storage solutions is a necessity. Everyone one..."
Old-School Design: Frame Your Garden View
Highlight your landscape's best features with curving branches, a vine-covered arch, or modern garden structure
"When designing your gardens and outdoor spaces, consider the frames you are creating... Browse garden design photos | Find a landscape architect... perennials and garden structures. By carefully considering the placement of your frames you... of your space. It can be as easy as pruning carefully and adding a flowering vine... out some gardens that are using natural and manmade framing to create beautiful pieces... Longwoods gardens are formal gardens, while Winterthur's gardens were created to be at..."
Great Design Plant: Blue Sage
"native garden in the hills of NE Georgia and your pictures and information are very... we're gardeners, and a definition of such means we tend to want a plant to stay where... wild. I garden for prairie here in Nebraska, which means I accept and embrace letting... still a gardener with a vision, but I want nature to do its thing, too--which is why... concern when gardening with what's left of native ecosystems. Didn't mean to preach, but..."
Great Design Plant: Red-Leafed Mukdenia
"focal garden features to create a unified design. The colorful and flamboyant leaves... tired garden. More great design plants:Blue Chalk Sticks | Hens-and-Chicks | Redtwig... woodland garden. Its lush, colorful foliage complements and contrasts other landscape... apart. If space or growing conditions prohibit an expansive ground cover, plant Mukdenia... Banyon Tree Design Studio. Planting notes: Original to woodland settings, Mukdenia prefers..."
Great Design Plant: Redtwig Dogwood
"elegant garden addition throughout the year. Its wild growth habit, delicate blooms... a rain garden to your landscape to curb stormwater runoff. Found naturally in damp... or bank space filler. Plant in mass for a lush green screen in spring and summer and... great design plants:Hens-and-Chicks | Snake Flower | Toyon | Black Mondo Grass |... PlantGreat design trees:Manzanita | Japanese Maple | Persian Ironwood | Smoke Tree | Bald..."