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10 Kitchens That Nail Red, White and Blue (10 photos)

July 4, 2017 2:12 pm

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100 Homes Around the U.S. Say Happy Fourth of July! (100 photos)

July 4, 2017 2:12 pm

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Old Meets New in a Restored English Farmhouse Kitchen (7 photos)

July 2, 2017 2:09 pm

When the owners of this 18th-century English farmhouse set about turning the uninhabitable building into a home, they knew that challenges lay ahead. But when it came to designing their new kitchen, the original beams, the sloping ceilings, and the discovery of an old staircase and even a well figured… Houzz Galleries

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10 Reasons to Get a Fire Pit (11 photos)

July 2, 2017 2:09 pm

Fire pits are perfect for s’mores and parties, and they may even make your home more attractive to buyers if you decide to sell. If you’ve been thinking of adding a fire pit to your yard, here are 10 reasons to take the leap — plus safety tips and fuel options you need to know […]

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Designer Lookbook: Kerrie Kelly's Subtle, Sophisticated Drama

July 1, 2017 2:09 pm

At Kerrie Kelly Design Labs, our clients are anything but traditional. Though transitional style prevails in our Northern California neighborhood, we’re seeing more and more people gravitate toward a simple color palette, lots of great texture, and a few statement design elements. Recently, we had a request for a fresh and feminine take on a […]

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American Made Design: Moran Woodworked Furniture

July 1, 2017 2:09 pm

A trio of design studios forms a distinctly American picture of modern design: Despite their regional differences, all three produce forward-thinking products and furniture made using time-tested craft and fabrication methods. Here, we take a look at Moran Woodworked Furniture from the Southeast. When Michael James Moran begins a new piece of furniture in his […]

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House of Steel

July 1, 2017 2:09 pm

On the sandy shores of Fauntleroy Cove in Seattle, renowned firm Olson Kundig Architects crafts a subtle home with striking steel accents. Architect Tom Kundig’s kinetic buildings commune with their surroundings through custom-made hardware and flexible design elements. For a 2011 Seattle residence he designed overlooking Puget Sound, his approach included a folded gate latch, […]

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Houzz Tour: A Beautiful Nordic Dream in Sweden (26 photos)

July 1, 2017 2:09 pm

Swede Ann Bülow and Dane Jens Erlandsen were living apart when they decided to get an apartment together in Malmö, in southern Sweden, in 2007. Erlandsen had previously had a place in Copenhagen, Denmark, and Bülow a townhouse in Lund, not far from Malmö. They wanted to get a big apartment where their… Houzz Galleries

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Enjoy Your Summer Garden — Here’s What to Do in July (10 photos)

July 1, 2017 2:09 pm

It’s hot outside, and in the midst of planning your Fourth of July barbecue and prepping the pool for months of heavy use, remember that your plants are also waiting for a cool summer drink. Water, prune, feed and plant; before you know it fall will be here. And while you’re doing all that, enjoy […]

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Haylofts to Hardwoods: How One Family Salvaged a Historic Barn By Hand

June 29, 2017 8:09 am

There’s a century of history woven into the floors of a contemporary home east of Seattle: golden planks, shiny blondes and the occasional knotted gray. It’s just how Amanda Gatlin wanted it – even if she didn’t expect, at first, it would involve recycling an entire Mississippi barn with pieces dating back to when Woodrow Wilson […]

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