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Colors and Plants That Go Best With a Bright Front Door (9 photos)

1 hour 44 min ago
Painting your front door a bright, bold color is one of the easiest ways to change the look of your home and create a welcoming first impression. But once you’ve chosen a vivid shade of red, orange, lime or purple, it can be tricky to know what other exterior colors work well with it. Nail your entryway...

What to Look for in a House if You’re an Avid Gardener (10 photos)

2 hours 44 min ago
Have a green thumb? As a gardener, you know that when you buy a house, you’re also buying a garden. And for some garden lovers, the outdoor area can be just as important as what’s inside. Here are 10 things to consider putting on your home-buying wish list if you love to garden.

Shop Houzz: Up to 75% Off Area Rugs by Hue (145 photos)

4 hours 44 min ago
Roll out the red carpet — or one in any color you please — and welcome spring into your home. Embrace the spirit of spring cleaning and ditch that faded or stained rug for something that brings a dose of sunshine into your space.
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Project Rehab: A Midcentury Chair Gets a Period-Perfect Makeover (6 photos)

4 hours 44 min ago
Upcycled furniture and decor add character, charm and style to many homes. Repurposed pieces can also save money and keep materials out of the landfill. As part of our ongoing Project Rehab series, which features reader...

Houzz Tour: Designer Reworks Her Country Home for a New Owner (22 photos)

5 hours 44 min ago
It’s not often a designer gets to rework her family’s former home for a new client. But that’s what happened to Belinda Woolford. Her client Jo Saxe had lost her husband four years earlier and was ready to start a new chapter in her life. But after living in a large house on more than 7 acres of land,...

Lessons in Small Garden Design From 11 English Entryways (11 photos)

7 hours 44 min ago
Want to increase the curb appeal of your home but don’t know where to start when it comes to your tiny front garden? Take a look at these great ways to transform a small front garden into a chic entrance. Whether it’s a mini wildlife haven or a petite urban jungle, each of these spaces makes an impact....

Your Home Can Help You Recharge (13 photos)

8 hours 44 min ago
Feeling tired and overcommitted? It’s possible that a few new habits and changes around your house can help you fix that. Is there an idea in here you’d like to try?

My Houzz: 2 New York Brownstones Become 1 Spacious Home (14 photos)

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 18:00
Victoria Pollak loved her 1880 brownstone in New York City, but she dreamed of having a bigger garden and more space for entertaining and hosting her large family. When the house next door went on sale, she saw a way to make that dream happen. She contacted architect Gil Even-Tsur to ask him if it would...

Houzz Tour: London Apartment Gets a Stylish Midcentury Look (13 photos)

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 15:00
The owners of this apartment, which was built in the 1990s, had lived in a furnished, rented home before, so moving here was a fun opportunity to start from scratch. They asked interior designer Olga Alexeeva to design the new look for their sixth-floor pad in the City of London. “They...

Give Your Summer Garden Tropical Flair With Mandevilla (8 photos)

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 14:00
Once a relatively little-known vine, mandevilla is coming into its own, thanks to a growing number of hybrids that are finding their place in home gardens. This tender perennial quickly adds color and lush greenery to a patio, deck or landscape. Even though it needs to be grown as an annual in all but...

8 Times in Your Life to Take Advantage of a Major Declutter (8 photos)

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 12:00
Having kids, buying a first house, making a long-distance move, changing careers, becoming an empty nester — major life pivots may not be easy to navigate, but these transitional moments can be great opportunities to make big changes in your home. Read on for tips on using...

Shop Houzz: Bestselling Rugs With Free Shipping (181 photos)

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 12:00
A functional design accent, an area rug adds warmth and color and ties a space together. Swap out a tired rug with one of these bestselling picks from the Houzz Shop. These customer favorites are up to 75% off and will be shipped straight to your door at no added cost.
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9 Ideas for That Spare Wall in the Kitchen (10 photos)

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 11:00
Does your kitchen have a wall or a nook that’s too far away from the action to be part of the work zones but could be perfect for something? The question always is what. These designers have made the most of that extra wall, outfitting it with all kinds of useful and well-organized elements. See if any...

15 Bathrooms That Wow With Vivid Color (15 photos)

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 09:00
Whether you’re an unabashed color-lover or consider yourself more color-shy, the bath or powder room is a great place to load up on a favorite pick. One reason is that it’s a small enough space that bold colors can work without being overwhelming.

Couple-Friendly Ideas for a Harmonious Home (10 photos)

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 08:00
Even the strongest, most loving unions can suffer from the scourge of irritating personal traits. Luckily, there are a few simple tricks to help you keep your relationship healthier at home. After all, it’s hard to fight when you’re both able to pamper yourselves in the bathroom, or whip up a gastronomic...

Kitchen of the Week: White and Gray and Storage-Packed (11 photos)

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 15:00
When clients hire Sarah Robertson to design a kitchen, they usually give her a short list of requirements and then ask her what she would do with the space. But the young couple who hired her to remodel their 1980s-era kitchen knew exactly what they wanted, right down to the island cooktop, undersink...

New This Week: 3 Handsome Wood-and-White Kitchens (6 photos)

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 15:00
Reluctance to embrace a kitchen with white walls and cabinets is commonly due to the fear that the space will feel too cold. That wouldn’t be much of a problem in a place like, say, Miami. But in areas like Washington and Canada, cold is the last thing you want more of. Introducing wood cabinets and...

My Houzz: A New Place for a Family to Gather on a Virginia Farm (35 photos)

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 15:00
Kent and Kathryn Colton weren’t the first people to live in the 1907 farmhouse that was part of an even older farm, but they cherished the years they spent there raising their family. When new zoning laws meant the historic home had to be torn down just over 100 years after it had been built, the couple...

My Houzz: A New Family-Gathering Place on a Virginia Farm (35 photos)

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 15:00
Kent and Kathryn Colton weren’t the first people to live in the 1907 farmhouse that was part of an even older farm, but they cherished the years they spent there raising their family. When new zoning laws meant the historic home had to be torn down just over 100 years after it had been built, the couple...

For Garden Design Inspiration, Look Beyond the Fence Line (5 photos)

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 12:00
We all want to help wildlife and see it thrive in our gardens. Providing native plants that pollinators know and have evolved with is critical, as is matching the right plants to the site conditions. But it’s not just plant selection we should think about when encouraging wildlife. We should also think...

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