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7 Ways to Declutter Your Home as You Welcome Fall (9 photos)

7 Ways to Declutter Your Home as You Welcome Fall (9 photos)

This past spring, when many of us started spending more time at home, a lot of us felt the urge to trim excess belongings and organize our stuff. However, getting clutter out of the house was difficult, because at the start of the pandemic, many...
general decoration - 2020-09-20 19:06:24
Converted Century-Old Dairy With a Magical Courtyard (17 photos)

Converted Century-Old Dairy With a Magical Courtyard (17 photos)

When interior designer Beth Dadswell and her husband first saw the Victorian-era dairy that would eventually become their London home, it was damp, dangerous and inhabited by foxes. Despite the collapsed roof and broken glass, however, the couple...
general decoration - 2020-09-19 19:05:09
New This Week: 4 Ways to Balance a White-and-Wood Kitchen (10 photos)

New This Week: 4 Ways to Balance a White-and-Wood Kitchen (10 photos)

Using a palette that focuses on white and wood elements is a reliable approach to creating a stylish and inviting kitchen. White brightens a kitchen, which can help with tasks like chopping, and promotes a light and airy atmosphere that?s welcoming...
general decoration - 2020-09-18 19:07:23


Visit a Texas Backyard Designed for Lounge and Play (one photo)

Visit a Texas Backyard Designed for Lounge and Play (one photo)

In this episode of Houzz TV Live, landscape and pool designer Randy Angell gives a virtual tour of his client?s backyard in Plano, Texas. Angell updated the once-empty rectangle space to include zones for lounging,...
general decoration - 2020-09-18 19:07:23
Kitchen of the Week: Old Farmhouse Inspiration and a New Layout (14 photos)

Kitchen of the Week: Old Farmhouse Inspiration and a New Layout (14 photos)

When these homeowners in North Raleigh, North Carolina, saw what design-build firm Clearcut Construction had done for their friends? kitchen, they hired them to help with their own. The firm?s owner, Richard Ryder, came up with a functional layout,...
general decoration - 2020-09-17 19:05:48
8 Ways to Give Your Yard a Boost for Fall (9 photos)

8 Ways to Give Your Yard a Boost for Fall (9 photos)

As we stay close to home this fall and grapple with changes to routines, our homes and gardens can offer more than shelter. A pot of brightly colored flowers on your porch can help lift your mood and brighten your street. Setting up a badminton net...
general decoration - 2020-09-16 19:06:16
10 Ideas to Make Every Day a Little Better (10 photos)

10 Ideas to Make Every Day a Little Better (10 photos)

When imagining how you can improve your daily life, it?s normal to think big: outfit a new kitchen, redesign the bathroom or extend the loft. But little changes ? like giving yourself a future present or creating a ?done? list ? can go a long way...
general decoration - 2020-09-16 19:06:16
Bathroom of the Week: An Old and New Mix for Teenage Girls (4 photos)

Bathroom of the Week: An Old and New Mix for Teenage Girls (4 photos)

A complete third-floor renovation of this Shingle-style San Francisco home included this bathroom, shared by two teenage girls. The girls and their mother worked with interior designer Sabrina Alfin to come up with a style that was classic, fresh...
general decoration - 2020-09-15 19:08:22


Tour a Designer?s Cozy Colonial-Style Family Room and Kitchen (one photo)

Tour a Designer?s Cozy Colonial-Style Family Room and Kitchen (one photo)

In this episode of Houzz TV Live, interior designer Sara Hillery takes viewers inside the kitchen and family room in her Dutch Colonial-style home in Richmond, Virginia....
general decoration - 2020-09-15 19:08:22
6 Nordic Design Trends to Watch in 2020 (11 photos)

6 Nordic Design Trends to Watch in 2020 (11 photos)

?What is the big Nordic design trend of 2020"? This question was asked countless times during the 3 Days of Design show, which sees Nordic design aficionados flock to Copenhagen, Denmark, every year. Usually held in the spring, the event was...
general decoration - 2020-09-15 19:08:22
A Renovation That Puts Sustainability Front and Center (19 photos)

A Renovation That Puts Sustainability Front and Center (19 photos)

Leanne and Scott Thompson are passionate about sustainability. The couple has set out to show, through architecture and education, how it?s possible to live well without damaging the planet. They engaged Altereco Design to renovate their...
general decoration - 2020-09-14 19:07:02
See How Lighting Gives These Bathrooms Their Spa-Like Feel (12 photos)

See How Lighting Gives These Bathrooms Their Spa-Like Feel (12 photos)

My clients are always asking for a master bath that feels like a relaxing spa. After all, such a peaceful, pampering environment makes a great setting in which to prepare for the day or unwind from its stressors. People often are surprised to learn...
general decoration - 2020-09-14 19:07:02
4 Stylish Gardens That Include Play Areas for Kids (12 photos)

4 Stylish Gardens That Include Play Areas for Kids (12 photos)

The following four projects prove that if you can stretch your imagination, it?s possible to incorporate even the bulkiest play areas ? like play structures, trampolines, climbing walls, slides and more ? into an outdoor space while still keeping...
general decoration - 2020-09-13 19:07:49


How to Make Your Home a Happier Place (11 photos)

How to Make Your Home a Happier Place (11 photos)

We spend so much time in our homes that it?s important that they bring us joy. Follow these inspiring ideas to spread a little happiness in your home.
general decoration - 2020-09-12 19:07:25
Patio of the Week: Petite Pool Enhances a Toronto Backyard (7 photos)

Patio of the Week: Petite Pool Enhances a Toronto Backyard (7 photos)

A Toronto family?s desire to have a contemporary outdoor getaway at home, where they could relax and enjoy being outside, inspired the renovation of their backyard. Before the redesign, the 1,450-square-foot backyard fell short; it featured little...
general decoration - 2020-09-12 19:07:25
Your Healthy Houseplant Checklist (11 photos)

Your Healthy Houseplant Checklist (11 photos)

Healthy green plants add a refreshing organic touch to any room and help boost your home?s air quality. Whether you?re a houseplant newbie or have tried to keep houseplants happy with mixed results in the past and want to do better, this guide is a...
general decoration - 2020-09-11 19:07:32
Move Over, 3-Zone Kitchen. Meet the 5-Zone Kitchen (8 photos)

Move Over, 3-Zone Kitchen. Meet the 5-Zone Kitchen (8 photos)

When designing a new kitchen, many of us have the ?three-zone? rule firmly fixed in mind. But what we want from our kitchens nowadays is nothing like what homeowners sought 70-odd years ago, when the concept of the kitchen triangle originated....
general decoration - 2020-09-11 19:07:32
New This Week: 9 Fantastic Fireplace Design Ideas (9 photos)

New This Week: 9 Fantastic Fireplace Design Ideas (9 photos)

A fireplace offers a lot of design opportunity in a living room. It?s a reliable focal point around which to arrange furniture, and its details ? the surround, mantel and hearth ? create many possibilities for adding style and interest. Here, design...
general decoration - 2020-09-11 19:07:32
Bright, White and Open Kitchen for a Michigan Family (17 photos)

Bright, White and Open Kitchen for a Michigan Family (17 photos)

Like many families, Michael and Danielle Gutelli and their young sons spend most of their time in their kitchen, dining and living areas. So after five years of living with a floor plan that significantly divided those spaces, the couple, who run...
general decoration - 2020-09-10 19:06:39
A Minimalist Dream by the Water in Denmark (21 photos)

A Minimalist Dream by the Water in Denmark (21 photos)

At first glance, the Frederiksen family?s villa on the Flensborg Fjord in Denmark seems by no means impressive or, for that matter, particularly large. With its facade in the classic dark brick from local brickmakers Egernsund Tegl, this house can...
general decoration - 2020-09-09 19:06:14
So Long, Lawn: 6 Walkable Ground Covers to Consider (7 photos)

So Long, Lawn: 6 Walkable Ground Covers to Consider (7 photos)

A ground cover plant that can replace a traditional lawn grass often has to satisfy a wide range of criteria. Primarily, the plant must be walkable: It has to be very resilient, able to recover quickly from being trodden upon and also have a flat,...
general decoration - 2020-09-08 19:07:43
Bathroom of the Week: Designer?s Attic Master Bath (9 photos)

Bathroom of the Week: Designer?s Attic Master Bath (9 photos)

Interior designer Amy Lind and her husband have an unusual setup for their new master bathroom: They sleep in a first-floor bedroom and ascend a staircase to get to the master bath in the renovated attic space, which also houses her design studio....
general decoration - 2020-09-08 19:07:43
Pros Share 6 Must-Have Kitchen Design Features (15 photos)

Pros Share 6 Must-Have Kitchen Design Features (15 photos)

Countless decisions go into designing a beautiful and functional kitchen ? so many that it?s hard to know what to focus on. We asked several design and remodeling professionals what they consider the must-have features in a kitchen, and the...
general decoration - 2020-09-08 19:07:43
What to Know About Luxury Vinyl Flooring (18 photos)

What to Know About Luxury Vinyl Flooring (18 photos)

There?s no doubt about the popularity of today?s luxury vinyl tile and planks for flooring. The rapidly growing selection of these products is testament to its versatility, ease of maintenance and durability. Designer Carolyn Elleman of Case...
general decoration - 2020-09-07 19:07:37
Could a Mission Statement Help Your House" (8 photos)

Could a Mission Statement Help Your House" (8 photos)

You?ve undoubtedly heard of the benefits of creating mission statements for businesses, or even for yourself ? but what about writing a mission statement for your home" Part style, part personal values, this short and sweet statement could help...
general decoration - 2020-09-07 19:07:37
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