DECORATING GUIDESCalifornia Law: License to Practice Interior Design?
A proposed bill that would require a license to practice interior design in California has Houzzers talking. Where do you stand?Full Story
DIY PROJECTSEmbellishing Tricks for Cost-Effective Custom Curtains
Get curtains that look high end — even if you don't sew — with just a little trim here or a little banding thereFull Story
HOME TECHOff the Grid: Ready to Pull the Plug on City Power?
What to consider if you want to stop relying on public utilities — or just have a more energy-efficient homeFull Story
ARCHITECTUREDesign Practice: Start-up Costs for Architects and Designers
How much cash does it take to open a design company? When you use free tools and services, it’s less than you might thinkFull Story
TRADITIONAL ARCHITECTUREHouzz Tour: Pickle Factory Now an Energy-Wise Live-Work Space
A charming but poorly insulated 1880s Philadelphia commercial building becomes a spacious energy-efficient home and studioFull Story
HOUZZ TOURSAdventure Seekers Hit the Road in a Cozy School Bus Home
Wood floors, butcher block countertops, custom furnishings and LED lights make life on the road feel like just another stylish day at homeFull Story
MOST POPULARCabinets 101: How to Choose Construction, Materials and Style
Do you want custom, semicustom or stock cabinets? Frameless or framed construction? We review the optionsFull Story