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AIASF Marin Home Tour: The Hillside House
"leave as small a carbon footprint on the land as possible. It also contains a collection... quite small by custom home standards. It's just 3 BR and 3.5 BA. We didn't want... relatively small. The neighbors are lovely and have been both supportive and patient... imagining small model blocks and constantly changing collages - how do you do it? As... kitchen is small but very efficient with concealed appliances and nooks and crannies...."
Creating a Tablescape
"paperweight, a small Snow and Graham standing calender, and a small handprinted paper journal... with a small tray on top for jewelry or glasses that you tend to take off bed after... enamel small clocks and the L.L. Bean Big Ben travel clock, to name a few cuties)... blossom in a small vase. Coffee Table: Obviously, you don't want to block your view of..."
Keeping Cabinet Color on the Down Low
"it is small and doesn’t have a lot of storage or counter space. Jeffrey replaced... such a small kitchen, I thought, wouldn’t it be better to paint just the lower cabinets... live in small place. If i had to choose what our kitchen should like then it's pic... "busy" in a small area. Another option, if he has nicer looking plates, glasses, bowls... something small, neat and cozy. This is a great idea. Our kitchen cabinets are from the..."
Rethinking the Master Bedroom
Bigger isn’t always better. Use these ideas to discover what you really want and need from your bedroom
"being "small" ;-). I'm making the corner of my small ma bedroom a bay window and... Houzz small, but real-people small, with barely room for my husband's clothes in... are a small family (one child) and we cringed at the idea of a big bedroom to retreat... added a small glassed-in veranda, Australian style, to my bedroom, for a well-lit dressing... has uber small closets to add a wall to wall unit taking up the entire wall around my..."
Downsizing Help: Color and Scale Ideas for Comfy Compact Spaces
White walls and bitsy furniture aren’t your only options for tight spaces. Let’s revisit some decorating ‘rules’
"quite that small. But I would wager that as soon as your family and friends found out... decorating a small space and see if we can separate fact from fiction.... in my small home, and I am keeping my big leather couches because they are very comfy... decoration. Small space, super comfy! Very nice. Decorating is so personal, and the goal... eye. A small busy area with pop color, or an unexpected shape of furniture or curtain..."
10 Ways to Dress Up the Stoop
"into a small space. Whether you have a city stoop, an apartment building landing,... stairs or a small porch, these 10 ideas will help you make the most of your home’s entrance... Not only small stoop, but main entrance is side entrance and garage nearby, so challenging... pretty small front entrance. Wonderful article with timely, smart, do-able ideas!... boxes for small herbs and strawberries etc. jeff_y I like the idea of using an unexpected..."
Houzz Call: Show Us Your Compact Kitchen!
Tiny kitchens are some of the mightiest around. Think you may have the smallest, cleverest kitchen in Houzzland? We'd love to see it
"store small appliances. Our kitchen is small but very efficient, at its peak time... suddenly my small kitchen doesn't feel so small and I feel alot more grateful for what... stick in a small island. Here's a before and after. A small 8 x10 kitchen with L shape... island to small size, small pedestal table with seating for 4, yes the washer is in the... ted!) Small kitchen in Venezuela Here's our very small kitchen in Toledo, Ohio. It's..."
A Quick Downsizing Quiz for the Undecided
On the fence about downsizing? We help you decide whether that fencing should encircle a mansion or a mini trailer
"office is small. There are 2 small bedrooms, 1 small bathroom and a large bathroom that... working on a small Zen Garden escape for Mother/Wife. Small lot in Palo Alto does not allow... have many small houses on large land plots, and small houses all tend to have minimal... look at small homes, condos, and even motorcoaches. This will help you decide just... always been small and we have loved it and now as we are getting older it is still just..."
Houzz Call: Tell Us About Your First Kitchen
"oven too small to bake a large pizza, a fridge that had only enough room in the freezer... from a small village in Nova Scotia to Canada's biggest city blew my culinary horizons... self: small galley with a window that faced a brick wall, gas stove (oh how I miss... space, a small kitchen sink, and then the fridge. I took it upon myself one Thanksgiving... exceedingly small spaces, and that has been very helpful given some of the smaller houses..."
Guest Picks: Beautify a Bathroom on a Budget
Give your bath a coastal-inspired upgrade while keeping costs in check, with affordable furniture, fixtures and accessories
"share a small bathroom that also serves as our guest bathroom is tough. Never mind... office, the small hall bathroom needs an upgrade! After years of talking about it, my... that's as small as our house. — Michelle from Stuttering Shell... budget is SMALL. We'll do what we can with the lighting...if you have any suggestions... have a small guest bath and while it certainly would look better with floating cabinets..."
5 Common Bathroom Design Mistakes to Avoid
Get your bath right for the long haul by dodging these blunders in toilet placement, shower type and more
"big or small, should always be well thought out and carefully located, and should... but in small spaces you also need the door to open outwards to avoid any problems... has a small shower in it? I think it doesn't belong in a powder room but the builder... In the small guest bathroom it is a waste because there is less than 3 inches of counter... quite small and the door always feels in the way, and I don't want to go touching..."
Designing Your Kitchen: How to Choose a Sink Size
Bigger isn't always better. Here's how to pick the right size sink for your kitchen, needs and budget
"estate in a small kitchen. Feeling overwhelmed? Don't worry. I've pulled together kitchens... sinks in small kitchens; they fit in the small sink base cabinets and are very functional... photos of small kitchens with appropriate small sinks; I also show a large single sink... be too small for dishes, and stay cleaner! My ideal sink would be elongated and... putting small dishes, glasses, fruit, etc without taking space away from the counters..."
Kitchen Evolution: Work Zones Replace the Triangle
Want maximum efficiency in your kitchen? Consider forgoing the old-fashioned triangle in favor of task-specific zones
"sink in a small closed or semiclosed kitchen. The work triangle is still useful today... replaced the small u shaped kitchen with a 10 foot dining island. It is now a very social... it is small enough to reach from oven to stove or counter. Whenever I think of expanding... of the small sink. I am still feeling my way around in the new space and one thing... re-do my small apartment kitchen to make cooking and baking more convenient. Got one..."
AIASF Marin Home Tour: The Radius House
"surprisingly small, but by taking advantage of height and large glass windows he is able... d the small chopped up bedroom and bathroom spaces by removing partitions to achieve... surprisingly small size of the 1,000 sq. ft. house is dictated by the setbacks and sloped... 5) A small hidden trapezoidal door to the exterior located close to the bedroom..."
Etsy Designers at Home: Interview with Sue Teso of Solstice Home
"had a small quaint out-building on the property...I could finally open my little... placed a small vintage table in the corner and now it's the place I work from most often... Trampoline, a small graphic on canvas from Ms. Teso, and an original work from nymphobraniac... out a small guest bedroom using only the existing footprint of the house. And last..."