Houzz is the new way to design your home.
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Mortise and Tenon
"joint in timber frame construction. Used for thousands of years to connect pieces of... from a timber-frame building where it was used structurally. This post and lintel... between the timbers it connects, with a slot and groove cut to fit seamlessly together..."
Elements of Contemporary Coastal Style
As organic as the ocean and as warm as summer sand, this design style brings a light, bright look to interiors
How to Design a Coast-Loving Garden That Lasts
Good looks and longevity go hand in hand with these plants, materials and colors to make your coastal landscape easy-breezy
Roots of Style: Does Your House Have a Medieval Heritage?
Asian Beauty: Japanese Design Inspiration
"theme. Timber frame carpentry, along with bamboo, stone and other natural materials... details. The timber frame door and sculptures are typical Japanese and the flooring resembles..."
Rustic Roundup: 5 Barn or Barn-Inspired Homes
Homeowners are hitting the hay in spaces that recall a farm — and the interpretations range from literal to far afield
My Houzz: A Rustic Log Cabin Charms in the Mountains of Alabama
An open layout, log walls and styled antiques create a comfortable, inviting getaway to share with friends and family
"piece of timber or engineered lumber or a steel girder...."
Landscapes Make a Privacy Statement
Between a fortress and a wide open space lies the sweet spot for just the right amount of privacy in your exterior spaces
Decorating with Dress Forms
Railing Detail: The Diagonal Cross Balustrade
My Houzz: Renovated Dude Ranch in Wyoming
Nestled in the Wyoming mountains, this idyllic getaway honors its natural surroundings and dude ranch history
Guest Picks: Wonderful Wood Finds
Tuscan Travels Inspire a Granite Outdoor Kitchen in Maine
Serving up gourmet pizza and big views, this stone-laden cooking and entertaining space can cater to a crowd
Meet the Studs
Two-by-fours are just the kind of strong, silent type every home needs. Get to know studs — and how they lie about their size — right here