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This Infographic Shows What You Can (and Can't) Turn Into Compost

Composting is a great way of turning trash into treasure, but you may have trouble getting started. Over at Fix, they created an infographic that …

Houzz Tour: Comfy and Cozy in 630 Square Feet

With all of their children grown and out of the house, a retired couple realized they wouldn't need much space for their part-time home in Wells, …

Living Rooms

5 Favorites: Raised Beds for the Garden

The geometry of raised beds in a garden is enough to win me over. Here’s a collection of pre-made (for us hammer-shy types) raised garden beds, all …

Easy Reference: Standard Heights for 10 Household Details

I have had hours of meetings throughout the years about the right height for countertops, tables, pendant lights and more. Some heights are standard, …

Kitchens

145+ Designer Living Room Decorating Ideas

Whether you favor bold and modern or traditional and cozy, these spaces are so pretty it will be hard to pick a favorite.<p>Get inspired with over 145 ways to style the heart of your home. Need ideas for other areas too? Our bedroom and bathroom galleries have so many gorgeous projects to emulate.

Salad Days Are Here Again

Los Angeles-based photographer Patrick Fraser has an extensive list of clients on his website, from Atlantic Records to <i>Rolling Stone</i>, from <i>Fast …

Wildlife photographer of the year 2013 – in pictures

The results of the wildlife photographer of the year 2013 competition have been announced at London's Natural History Museum. The overall winner is South African photographer Greg du Toit for his picture Essence of Elephants, a portrait of elephants in Botswana. Here is a selection of some of the …

The Surreal Landscape: Long Exposure Photography

Long exposure photography is different. It demands patience, an appreciation of beautiful light and a deep understanding of composition.

Photography

Houzz Tour: Teatime for a Tiny Portable Home in Oregon

Architect Todd Miller was determined to help his Japanese client create a house she could both afford and love — and that meant including a tea …

tea room

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Custom Stone Bench - Tropical - Landscape - Santa Barbara - by Margie Grace - Grace Design Associates

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Outdoor Spaces

Urban Oasis 05 (design by Gillespie Moody Patterson, Inc.)

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Design

How to Design a Calming Minimalist Garden

Minimalist gardens may sound plain and boring to some; others think they are simple and stylish. Practically, minimalist gardens can be perfect as …

Landscaping

10 Reasons to Bring the Outdoors In

Have you ever stepped out of the car (after a traffic-dodging drive from the city) into fresh mountain air, drawn in a deep breath, and felt …

House Tour: Graphic Designs in 680 square feet

<b>Names:</b> Darlene Molnar, interior designer, and Brian Haney, VP at Deltek <b><br>Location:</b> Friendship Heights; Washington, DC <b><br>Size:</b> 680 square feet <b><br>Years lived</b> …

Mad Men

12 Reasons Why You Should Buy A Small House

Let’s say you’re in the position where you have to buy a house for yourself. The bigger the better, right? Well, not exactly. Although size matters, …

Minimalism

A passion for gardens: Louis Turpin's garden pictures - Telegraph

How To Save Seeds From Your Garden

<b>Saving seeds from this year’s plants, which have acclimated to your local weather and soil conditions, will help to guarantee a successful crop next</b> …

Personal Finance

Articles about how designers live home on Dwell.com - Dwell

Richard Cook, a principal at Cook + Fox Architects, surveyed the Near Westside’s inventory of vacant structures and arrived at a...<p>We spoke with architect Eric Cobb about the process behind building a floating home.<p>Our July/August 2015 issue is all about home automation.<p>For centuries, crystals have …

Architecture

The Complete Guide to Managing Your Summer Pest Problem

Summer brings fun, sun, and—unfortunately—lots of annoying bugs. If you’ve got the pests that come with the season, you don’t have to go through …

10 Dirt Cheap Ways To Make Your Apartment More Presentable

The days of movie posters and tapestries are over. It’s time to give your apartment some personality, but you probably don’t want to spend a fortune. …

A Cat’s Cradle for Tomatoes

<b>Mastering the Florida Weave</b><br>• The Florida weave works best with determinate tomatoes, which grow about 4 feet tall. This includes many varieties of …

Gardening

Gardening in Late July

Keep the plants maintained with good pruning techniques and watering as needed.<p>Remove diseased plants from the gardens. Various diseases like blight …

Garden color schemes to design an effective landscape - GardenGates: Gardening and Landscape Design

Flowers and plants can create brilliant color patches. These cut flowers illustrate the point.<p>Creating great color combinations in the garden can …

Low Cost Computer Desk

Cast Your Own Concrete Charm<p>Massive Standing Desk With 2x4s and MDF Surface<p>X Leg Coffee Table<p>PVC Class<p>Can anyone who has made this comment on how …

Woodworking

Baking Soda: The Amazing All-Natural Cleanser You Already Own

Fluffy pastries and scrumptious cookies might be the first things that come to mind when you think of baking soda, but this ingredient is far more …

Living Rooms

Most Popular Garden Kit Products for 2018 | Houzz

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Landscaping

Organic Terrace Gardening for an absolute beginner/skeptic

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Make Your Own Fabric Conditioner

Welding Plastics: Instructables Robot Nightlight<p>How to Remove Blood From Clothing<p>Air Purifier<p>Starting a Handmade Business<p>I'll have some of your …

Air Purifiers

Photos Look Magical When You Develop Them With Stuff You Shouldn't

Photography is like anything else in life; there's a right way and a wrong way to do it. It just so happens, though, that in this case the wrong way …