Houzz is the new way to design your home.
74 Ideabooks by Sarah Greenman
My Houzz: A Dallas Family Home Freshens Up
With its newly open interior and thoughtfully collected art, this home bridges contemporary and eclectic with flair
After 10 years in their Dallas home, Christy and Patrick Kercheville decided it was time to update their kitchen. Christy had always dreamed of having an open-concept cooking area, and wanted to transform their galley kitchen into a warm and modern space....
My Houzz: A Handcrafted Bohemian Homestead in Texas
Overflowing with art and intertwined with gardens, this pieced-together home is a marvel of creativity
Artist, biologist and plant ecologist Mary Phillips calls her Texas homestead a “7-acre experiment in sustainability and creativity.” She and her husband, Eddie, who is also an artist, have made it their life’s work to create an environment for...
My Houzz: A Fort Worth Cottage to Make Your Heart Sing
Choosing for love leads to delightfully unexpected colors, patterns and artworks in a Texas couple’s home
According to antiques dealer, art collector and design enthusiast Ann Williams, “decorating should reflect one’s experiences, memories and personality.” Ann is a true mixologist when it comes to...
My Houzz: A Family Home Embraces Treetops and Togetherness
As a child growing up in Dallas, Scott Powell had a penchant for building elaborate tree houses. That experience served him well when it came time to create a new home for his family on a large wooded lot in the city’s Lake Highlands neighborhood. Powell,...
My Houzz: Twister Damage Sparks a Whole Ranch Remodel
A Dallas couple transforms their traditional rambler into a bright, family-centered haven after a tornado
The Forest Hill neighborhood in Dallas is best known for its stately oak trees. But after a small Texas twister sent a 50-foot red oak through the roof of John Gilliland and Lenore LoCascio’s ranch house, the couple decided it was time to remodel. After...
From Canning Porch to Beautiful Vintage Bath in Oregon
When Obbie and Connie Atkinson bought their farmhouse in Eastern Oregon, they knew it needed a new bathroom. Their home...
My Houzz: A Texas Home Dances to Its Own Beat
A couple’s Lone Star roots on one side and Norwegian dancing heritage on the other bring eclectic flair to a North Dallas pad
Kristina Kirkenaer-Hart and her husband, James Hart, share a North Dallas home filled with family heirlooms, colorful art and a variety of Danish modern furniture. “If it’s going to be in the house, I prefer that it be both beautiful and functional,”...
My Houzz: A ‘Whimsical Museum Gallery’ in Texas
Librarian Megan Charters is always on the hunt for unique vintage home decor. Her tendency to hunt for treasures is so well known that even friends and family have begun scouring thrift shops, garage sales and auction houses on her behalf. Charters’...
My Houzz: ‘Everything Has a Story’ in This Dallas Family’s Home
“When I walk into the house, I see us. I see our family,” says Crispin Deneault. Crispin, who has an Etsy shop, and her husband, Tyler, transformed their Dallas ranch into a kid-friendly,...
My Houzz: Creative Thrifting Beautifies a Texas Bungalow
Secondhand finds and a designer’s gift for reinvention turn a historic-district house into a quirkily elegant family home
Designer Misty Spencer believes that good looks can come at any price. “You don’t have to have money to create a beautiful design,” says the owner of Objects Living. “Design isn’t about brand names; it’s...
My Houzz: Neutral and Natural Elegance in Texas
Creamy hues, plush furnishings and vintage touches create a serene setting for a stylist and her family
Interior stylist Dana Pugh spends her days knee-deep in vibrant paint samples, bold patterns and flashy home accessories. But after a long day at work, she returns home to a neutral color scheme in a home where...
My Houzz: Welcoming Baby in an Eclectic Dallas Rambler
Setting up a sweet nursery is just the latest project in a home filled with art, DIY touches and a dream come true
Markus and Lilly Neubauer were expecting their adoption process to take months — maybe even years — when they received a call on Christmas Day in 2013 announcing the arrival of their daughter, Heidi....
The Most Incredible Kids' Tree House You'll Ever See?
Duck your head to enter this unforgettable Dallas wonderwork, lovingly crafted with imaginative delights
Steve and Jeri Wakefield had the idea nine years ago to build an elaborate tree house for their grandsons, Lincoln and Sullivan Scott, in their Dallas backyard. They hired architect and family friend James...
A Magical Tree House Lights Up for Christmas
An incredible tree house takes things up a notch for the holidays. Take a tour, meet the architect, the kids, and see how it came to be
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OwwVolkrLas “When I was 14 years old, I wrote myself a letter, which I still have,” says Jeri Wakefield. “It reads, ‘No matter what happens in my life, I pledge to be the best grandmother I can be, so when I...
My Houzz: Sleek and Chic in the Lone Star State
Cosmopolitan flair springs up in the Texas countryside, courtesy of a jewelry designer and her husband
Sarah Wilson had been a city girl for most of her adult life, squeezing into small apartments in Brooklyn, Philadelphia and Dallas. Then she and her husband, Ben, found an 8-acre stretch of land in Waxahachie, Texas, and the creative wheels started turning....