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Houzz Tour: Diverse Styles Create an Eclectic Family Home
These homeowners had an enormous garage that formed the entire first floor of their home but was accessible only by going outside their house. Awkward, too big and underused, the garage was wasted space with great possibilities....
Houzz Tour: A Home of a Different Color
Designer Erin Iba and the owners of this Boulder, Colorado, home were put together by Designer Premier, an agency that pairs interior designers and architects with potential clients....
Houzz Tour: Sleek Addition With a Standout Stairway
This house in the Potts Point area of Sydney, Australia, wasn’t a house at all when the current owners bought it, but a federation-style terrace house (Edwardian-era row house) that had been split into four apartments. It was run-down when...
Houzz Tour: A Modern Take on Southwest Style
Several months ago all the signs led interior designer Chandler Prewitt to his hometown of Santa Fe, New Mexico. The designer had had many successful years in San Francisco, working for top designers and founding his own company. But toward the end, it...
Houzz Tour: Traditional Chicory Kiln Becomes a Retreat for Two
Landscape architect Charles Anderson and his wife, Tiziana Launech, scoured Australia’s Phillip Island for years in search of a traditional chicory kiln they could transform into a unique vacation home. Chicory kilns — once used for drying chicory...
Houzz Tour: Roughing Up a Fancy Mountain Home
This opulent mountain home in North Carolina needed a good dressing down. Interior designer Pam McKay quickly learned that her clients were full of fun spirit and had eclectic taste and a great appreciation for local artwork. “They are an awesome couple...
Houzz Tour: A Cozy Place for Children in a Luxury Space
Turning this three-bedroom apartment overlooking London’s Hyde Park into a space where a father and his three daughters could relax and spend time together was interior designer Nicky Mudie’s assignment. The apartment, in the Lancasters...
Houzz Tour: Happy Days Are Here Again in a Miami Apartment
This apartment held many happy memories for Nina Berrocal. When she was a little girl growing up in Puerto Rico, it served as her family’s Miami pied-à-terre. But 40 years later, it was too...
Houzz Tour: Traditional Meets Transitional in a Townhouse
These clients inspired interior designer Charmean Neithart to “just say yes” to everything. Whether it was fitting a bathtub into a tight master bathroom, getting a...
My Houzz: A Stylishly Industrial London Flat
Being an interiors stylist and writer can have serious advantages when it comes to renovating your home. With insider knowledge and a great eye for a bargain, Rachel Christie has managed to create a cool and relaxed vibe in the north London home she shares...
Houzz Tour: Remaking a Penthouse in a Gothic London Landmark
This luxurious penthouse is part of an imposing Gothic revival structure at London’s St. Pancras railway station. (Harry Potter movie fans will recognize the oft-filmed exterior as the station where students embark for Hogwarts.) For years the 19th-century...
Houzz Tour: A Brave Addition Breaks New Ground
A desire for family togetherness drove the design of this award-winning addition, which has transformed a traditional Edwardian house into a relaxing home for the owners that contrasts old and new with finesse. “They liked the Edwardian house but wanted...
Houzz Tour: Thoroughly Modern and Family Friendly
Interior designer Ann Lowengart describes the home she created for a stylish couple and their two young children as “hip and edgy but family style.” Glossy finishes and high-impact details mix with family-friendly...
Houzz Tour: Taking ‘Ye Olde’ Out of a Nantucket Shingle-Style Home
Though this shingle-style home on the island of Nantucket, Massachusetts, was full of charm, the layout didn’t match the way the family who bought it wanted to live. “These homeowners are happiest when the house is full of family and...
Houzz Tour: A Modern Loft Gets a Little Help From Some Friends
It’s good to have friends and family in the home remodeling business. Luckily for Jordan and Katie Macnab, there’s no short supply of them in their world. Jordan’s late father was a builder, and his mother is an architect. Katie runs the office...