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4 Farm-Fresh Chicken Coops in Urban Backyards
"their own backyards. Speaking with chicken keepers during The Wylde Center's 6th Annual... Annual Urban Chicken Coop Tour was a very cool and educational experience. In fact,... here's my backyard suburban coop Oh I wish I had room! We kept chickens when I was a... in my backyard.. After leaving my hens and gorgeous rooster in the good care of... expected urban chicken coops? Thanks so much for another great ideabook! We have an..."
6 Tips From Great Urban Gardens
"into our backyard, though in the city, the term 'yard' might be a liberal use of the... term. Urban gardens have their own challenges: often their smaller size, lack of... their urban environments, and how you can, too.... somewhat urban garden in that we live in a large development and our neighbors are so... of an urban garden. If you don't get much sunlight or don't have a lot of planting... room and urban sanctuary in an instant. Get creative with the fence design. Go tall..."
Nightfall Brings a Dutch Urban Garden to Life
White blossoms and well-planned lighting allow an Amsterdam couple to relax and entertain in their garden after work
My Houzz: Modern Urban Oasis in Austin
Rebuilt family home features indoor-outdoor living, a master bedroom 'treehouse' and playful touches
Pro Chefs Dish on Kitchens: Paul Kahan Shows His Urban Sanctuary
Peek inside Kahan's newly redone home kitchen and learn what he considers most important for a cooking space
My Houzz: Urban Goes Exotic in a Montreal Artist's Home
Found treasures from around the world mix with reinvented furnishings and natural artifacts in this amazingly creative space
"completely urban landscape. So his bright ground-floor home is situated directly across... in the backyard — not to mention the hammock — gives the space a playful vibe important... in this backyard: playing ball hockey with his son, watching his daughter use a Hula-Hoop... "It's our backyard," Dumas says.See more photos of this home | Show us your creative..."
Urban Dwelling: How to Take Advantage of a Small Lot
"fell into urban contexts. To further highlight modern city living, there are also si... about urban dwellings that unexpectedly have outdoor spaces (though unfortunately... titled "Urban Dwellings: How Architects Take Advantage of Small Lots", I would have... to its urban context. With so many 'home' decorative photo ideabooks its refreshing... immediate urban environment - its the aspect that affects not only the clients/owners..."
My Houzz: Modern Urban Sanctuary in Dallas
Abundant surrounding nature forms a backdrop for modern architecture and contemporary furniture in this Texas home
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My Houzz: Urban Cottage Style in a Woodsy Wonderland
With a detached guest suite, a pool amid natural rock and an abundance of towering trees, this California house is made in the shade
An Urban Greenhouse Overflows With Edibles
Making meals just means stepping into the yard for a San Francisco couple who revamped an old orchid house
From Concrete ‘Jail Yard’ to Lush Escape in Brooklyn
Once stark and uninviting, this urban backyard is now a welcoming retreat for relaxing and entertaining
"this urban backyard is now a welcoming retreat for relaxing and entertaining... wanted a backyard retreat that was calm and inviting. But that was a tall order, considering... conquered the urban challenge! The water wall is a stand alone work of art. To create... noisy urban environment takes vision but a whole lot of skill! Wow!!!!! I run out... problems. Urban genius is alive and well in Brooklyn. Kudos. Brilliant. Amazing work..."
16 Ways to Get More From Your Small Backyard
"spacious backyards aren’t one of them. Designers in high-density places like San Francisco... shaped backyards into comfortable, functional extensions of the home. No matter the... Island, NYC backyard Very nice! I too have a small backyard and I think I can use some... Small backyards can be tricky but great articles like this make it easier! Thanks... Small backyards can become more beautiful by adding some stone products like fountains..."
A Playhouse Grows in Brooklyn
Urban chaos seems worlds away from this backyard haven in New York CIty, crafted from cedar and a love of play
"Urban chaos seems worlds away from this backyard haven in New York CIty, crafted... a big backyard in Brooklyn, New York, this family of three took advantage of their... their lush urban oasis. They had the gardening part under control, but they wanted a bug-free... in the backyard of this Clinton Hill neighborhood home...."
Generate Buzz as a Beekeeper
Fresh honey and happy flowers are just two of the perks of a backyard beehive. These 5 guidelines will help you get started
"perks of a backyard beehive. These 5 guidelines will help you get started... can be a backyard beekeeper, says Bee Thinking proprietor Matt Reed. Based on his experience... hindrance to urban beekeepers, Reed says. "Bees are incredibly efficient and resilient;... being an urban backyard beekeeper. I have been fortunate to find an experienced and... interest by urban and suburban dwellers to raise chickens and have apiaries.But before..."