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Fall on the Wall: Decorating With Rich Reds, Browns and Oranges (14 photos)

4 hours 16 min ago
Autumn has arrived, and with it are colorful changes to the natural world around us. Deciduous trees, in particular, put on a pretty show with verdant green leaves transforming into gorgeous shades of gold, orange, red and brown. I’ve been known to take my paint color fan deck out with me on fall hikes...

How Smart Is Your Irrigation System? (3 photos)

6 hours 15 min ago
An automated irrigation system may be more efficient than watering by hand, but it doesn’t ensure that you’re providing the amount of water your plants need or even helping save a precious resource. Once you’ve set a traditional controller, you still have to make manual adjustments....

Up to 75% Off Oversized Area Rugs (133 photos)

7 hours 15 min ago
Find stylish rugs that cover a large swath of your room in this collection for those times the average-sized rug falls short.
Sale ends October 25, 2017.

Trending Now: The Most Popular Outdoor Spaces on Houzz (10 photos)

10 hours 15 min ago
The most popular outdoor spaces on Houzz are a combination of extensive grounds, small gardens, eclectic plant palettes, streamlined monocultures and landscapes planted on urban terraces. Here are the most popular new outdoor space photos on Houzz, measured by how many users added them to their ideabooks...

How to Cozy Up Your Style for Fall (9 photos)

13 hours 15 min ago
As temperatures drop outside, adding some warmth to your interiors can help get you through the harshest winter months. Whether it’s little things, like swapping out lightbulbs and adding more candles and throws throughout your home, or bigger projects, like painting your walls darker shades and transforming...

Removable vs. Traditional Wallcoverings: Which Is Right for You? (17 photos)

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 15:00
It’s no secret that wallpaper has made quite a comeback in recent years. In fact, if you’re looking to add wallpaper into your home design, you will likely find that the amount of options available...

How to Find Your Garden’s Voice (7 photos)

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 14:00
When I give talks on designing with natives, I remember the words of Lady Bird Johnson, former First Lady of the U.S. and founder of the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center in Austin, Texas: “Wherever I go in America, I like it when the land speaks its own language in its own regional accent.” The “language”...

New This Week: 3 Cozy and Calm Bedrooms (3 photos)

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 10:51
Sure, your bed will be the main determining factor in creating a relaxing bedroom. But the overall decor plays a big role as well. Go too heavy on the decorating and your bedroom can feel overly busy and energizing — not an ideal combination for helping you chill out. The following three bedrooms embrace...

Data Watch: Renovation Firms Continue Long Optimistic Streak (9 photos)

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 19:00
Renovation professionals feel strongly optimistic about the demand for their services in the third quarter of 2017, according to the latest Houzz Renovation Barometer report. The quarterly index tracks optimism among architects, designers, general contractors and remodelers, design-build...

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