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Amazing House is Half Historic and Half Modern

June 1, 2017 1:51 pm

A historic home in Phoenix steps into the 21st century. When designer Joel Contreras decided to renovate his 1927 bungalow in Phoenix’s Coronado Historic District, he wanted to respectfully preserve the building’s past while also incorporating his love for contemporary architecture. Jonah Busick of Foundry12 happened to live in the same neighborhood, so Contreras hired […]

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Rose House

June 1, 2017 1:51 pm

In the proposed guesthouse, water joins concrete, weathering steel, and glass as another building material. The Kiev, Ukraine-based architecture studio Sergey Makhno Architects reveals its vision for Rose House, a vacation home situated in Ukraine’s Carpathian Mountain region so named for its “blooming red walls,” as described by the architects. Advanced 3D imaging techniques lend […]

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California Gardeners’ June Checklist (11 photos)

June 1, 2017 1:51 pm

As temperatures climb and summer beds start to come into their own, California gardeners can begin to enjoy the fruits of their efforts. Strawberries are ready for harvesting this month, along with young cucumbers and herbs like parsley, basil, chives and tarragon. If you didn’t have a chance to plant… Houzz Galleries

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11 Ways to Make an Impact With Color in a Room (16 photos)

June 1, 2017 1:51 pm

Often, adding color is one of the things homeowners are most afraid to tackle in their space. After all, it can be easy to love a paint chip or fabric sample in a store only to realize it’s overwhelming or yawn-inducing when applied in real life. But color can be fun and easy to add […]

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Danish Farmhouse Turned Contemporary Art Studio

May 30, 2017 1:48 pm

At first sight, the plain barn adjacent to Lone and Søren Asmusson’s home in Farum, Denmark, looks like any other thatched barn on a country estate. Upon closer inspection, however, it becomes clear that this building is far from standard. Lone and Søren Asmusson moved into Posehuset Studio, their country estate outside of Copenhagen, only […]

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Hemingway's Cuban Hideaway

May 30, 2017 1:48 pm

On the far outskirts of Havana, we take a look inside Finca Vigia, Ernest Hemingway’s Cuban home away from home Editors Note: If you missed Fresh Off the Grid’s first two stories on their experience exploring Cuba with Coast to Costa, be sure to give them a read. Looking to find out about the Cuba […]

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Our Favorite Kitchen Storage Ideas Now (14 photos)

May 30, 2017 1:48 pm

If you can’t find a lid for every pot, your herbs are a jumble, your baking sheets are buried and everyone’s charging devices have taken over your kitchen countertops, this ideabook is for you. Kitchen and cabinet designers are constantly coming up with solutions to make working in your kitchen easier… Houzz Galleries

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The Most Stylish Home Assistants to Make Any House High-Tech (8 photos)

May 30, 2017 1:48 pm

It’s likely you’ve used a virtual assistant at least once. Anytime you talked to Siri or said, “OK Google,” to search for information or automate a task on your smartphone, you used a virtual assistant. You can take the virtual assistant a step further by adding one to your house. You may have… Houzz Galleries

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RED

May 29, 2017 1:48 pm

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Houzz Call: Show Us Your Grill and Smoker Setup (4 photos)

May 29, 2017 1:48 pm

Will you be barbecuing this weekend? Perhaps it’s in our DNA, but outdoor cooking over an open flame is one of the great pleasures of summer. So whether you prefer charcoal or gas, a grill or a smoker, or if you have created your own unique setup, we want to know all about it.Calling… Houzz […]

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