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Celebrate Australia Day With These 14 Contemporary Australian Houses

January 26th is Australia Day, the national day of Australia. As we feature many Australian architects, we thought it would only be fitting to share …

8 TV Wall Design Ideas For Your Living Room

These days TVs are often found on walls, but when it comes to deciding how you want to create the perfect TV wall, it can be challenging to pick the …

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Home Tours

The Chicest Kitchens on the Internet This Year

If kitchens are the heart of the home, the ones we shortlisted for best of the year in 2016 have a lot of love to give.<p>We may be living in a rental apartment or a fixer-upper pre-renovation, but that doesn't mean we can't take a moment to daydream about our ideal kitchen—one that features …

Kitchens

A New Spin on the Suburbs in Marin

Not your average cookie-cutter home.<p>Quiet, friendly, safe—suburbia wouldn’t be such a bad place to live if it weren’t filled with lifeless suburban homes. Just south of San Rafael, California, in leafy Larkspur, John Lum Architecture and Mansfield + O’Neil Interior Design found a set of clients who …

Interior Design

Kitchen Design Ideas - 14 Kitchens That Make The Most Of A Small Space

When you live in a small apartment or a tiny home, one of the things you usually have to sacrifice is a large kitchen. But just because you don’t …

14 Examples Of British Houses With Contemporary Extensions

When space feels tight and you dream of more, rather than rip down your house and start from scratch, as tempting as that might be, adding a modern …

This new modern house in Vancouver is surrounded by tall evergreen trees

James K.M. Cheng Architects have designed this house in Vancouver, Canada, that is positioned on a lot 350 feet in length and is surrounded by mature …

Kitchen Design Idea - 10 Inspirational Examples Of Kitchens With Integrated Fridges

Fridges are wonderful appliances, but as much as we love and need our fridges, we don’t necessarily want them out in the open. Integrating your …

Kitchens

Get some interior design ideas by looking at 15 living room layouts from above

Whether you have a large space or a teeny tiny space, figuring out the layout of your living room is important. The furniture is heavy, there are …

This Modern Dog House Is Designed To Fit Your Home's Aesthetic

This dog house design proves that they can be just as architecturally designed as any other house.<p>After searching for something that would suit their …

Stop applying tech principles to consumer startups

When you hear “startup,” you probably think of Facebook, Airbnb or Uber before Casper or Blue Bottle Coffee. But while companies that produce tangible goods like food and clothing receive less media attention, they’re proving just as innovative as their more high-profile tech counterparts.<p>In fact, …

Startups

11 Creative Coat Hooks To Keep Your Clothes And Bags Off The Floor

From sweaters and hats in the spring to jackets and scarves in the fall, no matter the season it always seems that entry ways are overflowing with …

Before & After - A Suburban Home In Maryland Gets A Contemporary Update

Balodemas Architects have sent us images of a renovation they completed on a family home,located in Chevy Chase, Maryland. that was originally built …

A new home designed to be modern but warm with a casual elegance

Set above a beach next to a nature reserve, is this new three level home designed by Corben Architects.<p>The home, located in Sydney, Australia, was …

A Simple Seattle Home For A Family That Needed More Space

Principal architect Rik Adams, together with project team Rick Mohler and Rick Ghillino, designed this home located in Seattle’s Queen Anne …

A psychologist says parents should do these 17 things to raise a more confident child

Confidence is one of the greatest gifts a parent can give their child.<p>Carl Pickhardt, a psychologist and author of 15 parenting books, says a kid who lacks confidence will be reluctant to try new or challenging things because they're scared of failing or disappointing others.<p>This can end up holding …

What is Influencer Marketing?

To quote The Princess Bride, "You keep saying those words, but I don't think it means what you think it means." Let's really get into what Influencer Marketing is and why you should be deploying it a lot more.<p>In two previous articles, I talked about how <i>Influencer Marketing Delivers 11X ROI Over All</i> …

Lessons on Monetization From a Blogger-Turned-Millionaire

ShoutMeLoud blogger shares insider tips and tricks for bloggers and influencers<p>A few months back, I had a chance to meet a very successful blogger-turned-millionaire, who has been an inspiration to millions of Indian and also US bloggers. I met him through an event where he spoke about affiliate …

5 Ideas For A Gender Neutral Nursery Your Little One Will Love

Pattern is the new pink.<p>Blame it on the rise of minimalist design or the surging popularity in the color yellow, but more and more parents are shifting away from traditional colors and patterns in favor of gender neutral nurseries. In fact, Good Housekeeping reports that searches for "gender …

A Mid-Block Contemporary Home Arrives In Vancouver

This recently completed house in Vancouver, Canada by Scott Posno Design, was designed for a family of four.<p>The home, which from the street appears …

How Shark Tank Makes Entrepreneurs Less Effective | Inc.com

While <i>Shark Tank</i> is undeniably popular, like all reality television, it's not, well, reality. As such, it's creating at least one bad habit that's making entrepreneurs less successful.<p>Specifically, the "elevator pitch" segment, where entrepreneurs present their ideas to an expert panel, creates a …

Entrepreneurship

Articles about three unique homes fit under one roof extended family queens on Dwell.com - Dwell

O’Neill Rose Architects designed each unit of this modern Queens compound based on the personality of the family member occupying...<p>Two Seattle architects design and build a dynamic multifamily structure on a formerly vacant lot.<p>Two Seattle architects design and build a dynamic multifamily …

Napa Valley

9 Ideas For Under-The-Bed Storage

Using the empty space under a bed is the solution to the problem of wanting invisible storage for those things you need but don’t want to have on …

Furniture

8 Ways To Include A TV In The Bedroom

Watching TV in bed is one of life’s greatest luxuries. Surrounded by cozy sheets and fluffy pillows, any show or movie is taken to a whole other …

WhatsApp Grew to One Billion Users by Focusing on Product, Not Technology

At a time when digital technology is transforming one industry after another, large companies tend to view innovation and disruption as the result of breakthrough discoveries or technological wonders. They look at the explosive growth of companies such as WhatsApp or Instagram and assume that true …

This Brand Reveals How Much What You Buy Actually Costs

How much are the things that you buy worth? The fashion industry’s opacity means it’s hard to tell. But considering luxury brands run profit margins …

3 Strict Rules for Building Wildly Creative (and Successful) Brands

Toni Ko built and then sold her first company for a reported $500 million. As she tries to repeat her success, she's following the same rules.<p>Toni Ko built her first company, NYX Cosmetics, and sold it to L'Oreal for a reported $500 million. She's the first to admit that luck played a huge role in …

16 Inspirational Backyard Landscape Designs As Seen From Above

Backyards offer a place to relax, play, and socialize. No matter their size, they’re a great way to get in touch with nature without leaving your …

Landscaping