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Pergolas Pump Up Curb Appeal
Pergolas aren't just for the backyard. Mount them over the garage to add a graceful flourish to your home's facade
"mounted above the garage door with brackets supporting it from below, pergolas feature... shutters and window boxes, I think we pulled it off. Way to go, Nancy! I'd love to see... love them above the garage doors, here's a modern one we would like to share: http://www... One is above the garage for creeping vines, and the other connects the home's entryway... rather than above the door. By defining this patio area, the pergola creates the effect..."
My Houzz: Once a Rebel Capitol, Now a Storied Home
Painstaking work turns an 1809 building with many past lives into a homey, inviting residence for a Louisiana couple
"region above New Orleans known as West Florida. American settlers, tired of Spanish... center window upstairs? It would be interesting to know if they added or restored... Florida is "above" New Orleans. Do you mean to say it is "north" of New Orleans? Thrilling... storefront windows had replaced the original wooden frames. The locally made brick had..."
Step Into a Refreshing Outdoor Shower
Must-Know Modern Homes: Edith Farnsworth House
Mies van der Rohe's glass box in Illinois prevails as a modern masterpiece, despite that unfortunate turn of events with the client
"raised above it. The Glass House blurs the distinction between structure and glass... about the window shading techniques you used? Yes a beautiful house, yet never beautiful... 5 feet above the floor, and in 2008 waters rising 18 inches above the floor required... 5 feet above the level of the river. He also positioned the rectangular box parallel... waters well above the floor level. In 1996 the house underwent restoration after the waters..."
Sunken and Raised Areas Take Gardens Up a Notch
Altering a landscape's grade can create energy and excitement, offering different vantage points and moods depending on the level
"elevated above) the main grade gains instant cachet. It's set apart from the rest.... of the window. We are changing our small front yard to two levels by extending the... Viewed from above, the extended runnels draw the eye beyond this component toward the play... viewed from above there's the pleasing illusion of a change in grade.Tile flooring creates... flower from above.Can you say "sweet retreat"? Float the patio. Only a subtle grade change..."
9 Ways to Design a Kitchen Desk With Style
"the wall above. Often they just look underdeveloped in comparison with the rest of the... adjacent window seat so your daughter can sit and read a book while you pay bills, sort... front of a window. Putting your kitchen desk in front of a wall of windows is a wonderful... shelves above for visual interest. Not every inch can be all about function all of... front of a window can be a light-filled spot to look up recipes, check email and do homework..."
Clever Ways to Maximize Space
"it's above your refrigerator, it's in that blind corner cabinet. When you need more... love the window seat! www.satisfiedsole.com Love the built in with the recessed bench... glasses above keeps the view from the window open. This jutting closet provides the... of the window in this kitchen corner. In the same space, a wall rack for pots and..."
Houzz Tour: Modern Design Merges With Hindu Heritage in Houston
Based on a traditional Hindu grid and with a gallery devoted to Ganesh, this home for 3 generations in Texas still speaks to modernism
"explore the above questions and also see how the house relates to its landscape, and how... glass windows. @John Hill - easier to search web if the grid were referred to as... how the windows respond to the exterior. The double-height space, here facing west... happens above the bed, and the east-facing balcony allows one to step outside immediately... mementos. A window out of frame on the right (similar to the one looking out to the side..."
Houzz Tour: Tree House Living Inspires Southern Home
Embracing nature but with comforts like a hanging hot tub, this South Carolina house lets the homeowners enjoy the best of both worlds
"Perched above a marsh in a grove of live oaks, the home's design mixes Asian, modern... All the windows are wonderful! The architecture and interior of design of this house... large windows. Counter: Carrara statuary marble The architecture connects to the... bedroom above and the pool level below. Anderson designed the deck around the tree..."
10 Savvy Ways to Style a Small Dining Area
Bite-size dining spaces don't have to mean scrimping on comfort, eye-catching design or the ability to enertain
A Place of His Own: Boy's First Bedroom
These Baths are Bananas
Global Glow: The Versatility of Globe Pendants
Houzz interview: Chez Larsson's beautiful Stockholm house
Make a Traditional Fresh Holiday Wreath the Easy Way
Even beginners can follow these simple steps, layering greenery and bright berries to create a beautiful holiday welcome