New Tile Styles for Your Kitchen

It’s rare today to discover a kitchen that doesn’t include at least one tile component. And quite frequently, it’s a component you’d really like to modify! Tile ought to be selected with an eye on your cupboard finishes and counter tops so the last kitchen has a pulled-together appearance, not just a present one. These…

Readers' Choice: The Top 20 Bathrooms of 2011

When it comes to baths, Houzz users want spaces where they can relax. Whether it is a Zen, Asian-inspired bathroom, a cozy powder room, or a conventional and girly master bathroom, users saved to their ideabooks spaces which evoked serenity and calm. High-end stuff were a must, with marble and limestone popping up in almost…

10 Ways to Get Your Toilet Ready for the Holidays

It’s mid-December, so it is officially holiday celebration time. Christmas cookie celebrations, holiday potlucks and lavish dinner parties start to fill every blank place on the calendar. It’s also a time which can get fairly stressful if you’ve decided to sponsor a joyous get-together. Rather than getting worried, get organized! Your kitchen will probably be…

Home Style

Whether it’s decorating your home, clothes your body or designing a backyard, highlighting the inherent attractiveness is obviously the first thing of business. Instead of attempting to cover up defects and immediately putting your stamp on a space, begin with analyzing the intrinsic positives of your site and house. Enhancing the lines, character and views…

Gather'Round: The Fantastic Conversation Area

Although most living rooms include the required sofa and a single or two side seats, one of my favorite seating arrangements is four club seats surrounding a round coffee table. It is conducive to conversation the exact same way a round dining table is since every seated individual can easily see everybody else. This seating…

Houzz Tour: Country Cabin in Virginia

This log cabin is tucked away on 70 acres of property in Afton, Virginia, in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley. The owners are a family of six that reside in Charlottesville, 45 minutes away. They wanted something close enough that they could easily use it for a getaway but remote enough to feel as…

Warm Up a Sunroom Year-Round

Are you lucky enough to have a room full of windows in your home? Did you like it during the summer, filling the space with the cool blues and blues and bright yellows of this season, but now are wondering how to decorate it for autumn and winter? Whether your sunroom is designed primarily to…

6 Artist’s Studios That Model Great Design

I had been watching the movie Pollock the other day and found myself envying Jackson Pollock’s studio in Long Island, New York, too chilly and rustic as it had been. What a fantasy, to have another studio where you might be motivated to turn the art world on its ear with a few expert drips…