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6 Ways to Harmonize Different Home and Garden Styles
No need to play a matching game. Unify your landscape and architecture by creating links that tie them together
"their home. To do that I establish links rooted in the principles of design that... both the home and the yard. Haha! That first house looks so cool! I feel bad for those... traditional home. We, and everyone who has seen it, love the look! We did it to save... traditional home with a contemporary landscape. One way to successfully marry the two is... unity to homes with more than one architectural style. Proportion. Often we need to..."
Innovative Screens Add Architectural Wonder on 3 Modern Homes
Aiding privacy and filtering sunlight may have been important, but these screens offer dazzling visuals as part of the package
"amazing homes. Totally blown away by the effect of that last screen. Great work! Thanks... first home in Venice, WOW. I'm not at all a fan of modern architecture, but that... into a home for a young couple, with accommodations for their in-laws. The architects... on the courtyard side (seen here) and wrapped the facade in perforated metal panels... across the courtyard; the latter is also covered in perforated metal that's folded like..."
Regional Modern: L.A. Coast Homes Soak in the View
"for the courtyard perfectly frames a gap in the hills between the house and the ocean... house is a courtyard carved into the rectangular plan. Behind is expansive glass whose..."
Get to Know the Hillsborough Home
"comes to home design, I’m pretty easily inspired. I look at pictures and find details... This home, the Hillsborough Residence, built by Ryan Associates General Contractors... beyond the home to welcome visitors. I love houses that look like one thing from the front... of the home. I like, here, how the black railings look a little heavy - they add some... it's a courtyard. Plus, I love the ornate details on the chairs in the back room -..."
Roots of Style: Your Home May Have a Renaissance Classical Past
If Georgian, colonial revival or Italianate details are in your house's mix, you might have the 15th century to thank
"my own home (alas on a limited budget), I decided to use Greek Revival as my inspiration... of this home, including 5" crown molding below the soffit. I wish I could have done... older home. As I'm starting to get calls from people wanting to update the look... look of homes built around the same time as mine, I think the best thing about using... 1802. My home has a nearly symmetrical front with two doors. One has to look all the..."
18 Home Exteriors Gone Wild With Color
Technicolor dreams play out beautifully with these exterior paint jobs, showing that color confidence has its rewards
"While our home in Portland is a basic wheat color, we went wild in our second home in... is my home still under construction in Brazil. I am wanting ideas of colors to make... style home and I live out in a rural area. It will be fun to choose the colors,... Victorian homes also have a long and illustrious tradition of wacky color. I love this... beautiful Spanish colonial. YellowsA yellow house is not so unusual, but a bright yellow..."
Bring the Timeless Beauty of Silver Into Your Home
"find it a home. I love the idea of working my silver pieces into a display of my all-white... Is your home or dining room a casual space? Silver will work beautifully in your home... home, too. I love the look and feel of juxtaposing silver with a more informal setting... beautiful Spanish silver chandelier. I have a feeling this photo doesn't begin to do... in many home decor shoppes. As popular as stainless appliances are in the kitchens..."
My Houzz: Country-Chic Dutch Family Home
An organizer lightens up a dark 1970s farmhouse on a Netherlands tomato farm with open space and soothing shades of gray
"to call home. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Manon and Ruud van Niel and their... beautiful home. Love the children's bedrooms! But the rest? So. Much. Grey. I think... family home. Thank you for sharing, Holly! wonderful - thank you and keep on decorating... that this home tour has inspired you all. Thank you for your comments! I would LOVE to... their home. The shade of pink in their daughter's bedroom is 'Calamine' by Farrow..."
Design Inspiration: Bring Bali Home
"in your home or you can completely transform your living space into your own Balinese... my own home as well as clients. love this picture!... vacation at home. Space is appreciated in Balinese home design. Here, a vaulted ceiling... luxurious courtyard house was laid out with nature and open space in mind. Tropical cabanas... wonder that home decorating is focused on taking advantage of the scenery. Next: See more..."
5 Spectacular Australian Homes
"these five homes that include all of the above and more. More Australian design: Sydney... of this homeMore:Houzz Interview: Vivian's Delightful Sydney HomeThe Outside Comes... Inspiring Homes from the Chilly North 5. A beach cottage makeover in Sydney. One of our... While her home (and our interview format) has evolved since this interview posted, I... Type A's home is full of midcentury modern finds and clever DIY projects. In the master..."
Modern Home Exteriors Turn a Corner With Mixed Materials
Breaking free from monochromatic monotony, exteriors with different materials on the sides create interest in an unexpected way
"make my home more interesting? Is there a website describing how to do this? Love... improve my home exterior and make it better. Very timely, me and my husband are on our... modernize the home! Thanks for this post! I am trying to add some wood to my siding to enhance... midcentury home. I would love to know more about possible material choices that offer... of the courtyard. Deep projections also occur in this house in Wisconsin. Wood siding..."
What's Next for Our Homes' Exterior Design?
Take a mini tour of architecture's changing response to basic needs, throughout history and going forward
"underground homes in matmata Tunisia. They are really neat! It's still a work in progress... dream home. Architects are stimulated by the exciting challenges of realizing those... utilitarian home dressed with minimal materials, while others may opt for complex shapes... Live/Work/Home, Syracuse, New York, Cook+Fox Architect. An abstract form may leave us... Skywalker’s home in Star Wars was one such structure. Walled: Medieval street, Fez, Morocco..."
Modern Homes Play a Frame Game With Landscapes
Part matchmaker and part censor, frames play a vital role in how architecture and outdoor spaces connect
Houzz Tour: German Tradition Deep in the Heart of Texas
Rooted in architecture from the 1800s, this award-winning home mixes history with the vernacular of today
"award-winning home mixes history with the vernacular of today... former home. She asked me to go out to her old house and measure them,” he says. “While... led to a home that is based on a Texas tradition that dates back to the mid-1800s.... windows in homes. These windows can be left open and you can still walk around home in... sweet home that evolved from his heritage. I love it!! Nice home. Loved the way that..."
Houzz Call: Tell Us About Your Dream House
"your home fantasy loose — the sky's the limit, and we want to hear all about it... dream home stashed away somewhere — whether in the junk drawer, ideabooks or the... ultimate home fantasies. They may or may not be feasible, they might not be remotely... wife's home. I needed my own home. Unfortunately the house burnt down to the ground a few... dream home To the above a private library Our home , soon My dream house is probably..."