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Connect 5 Sonoma

Sonoma, California<p>Built by a daughter for her aging mother, the Sonoma Connect 5 has a peaceful, intimate atmosphere. With Western red cedar siding and sliding floor-to-ceiling windows, the home invites the surrounding nature into its space, the design both reflecting and sharply contrasting with …

Sonoma

This prefabricated house in Spain took five hours to erect

One of the big advantages of doing a prefabricated house is the amount of time it takes to get something off the ground: lead times are reduced as …

3 Powerful Interior Design Rules That Can Transform Your Home

Whether you’re just starting out in the interior design world or you’ve been here for longer than you can remember, there’s one thing we can all …

Interior Design

Why You Should Replace Your Kitchen Cabinets with Drawers

The typical American kitchen (as of this writing) has a row of upper cabinets and another, deeper row of cabinets under the countertop. The lower …

Kitchens

The Fastest Way to Make Your House Smell Amazing

The holiday season means lots of things, namely food, celebrations and the arrival of guests. We bet you’ve tidied up the living room and prepped the …

Holiday Recipes

Minimal prefab home was assembled in just 5 hours

The modern home features a facade of wood slats, recessed windows, and a floating staircase<p>Madrid-based studio [baragaño] was inspired by the local architecture of raised wooden granaries for their design of Montaña House—a modular prefab beauty in the small Spanish town of Valdés.<p>With an internal …

This Huge Bathroom Trend Has Taken Over

You may have noticed that shower doors are looking more minimal than ever these days. This is because designers are now embracing the sleek, …

Home Improvement

How to Quickly Give Your Guest Room a Glow Up

If you like someone enough to let them stay inside your home, chances are you like them enough to want them to have a nice time during their visit. …

Luggage

1920s bungalow gets gorgeous modern renovation

Party in the back<p>A quirky 1920s bungalow in LA’s Echo Park got a impressive modern makeover from the architects at Mexico City-based studio Productora. The interior was completely remodeled with a minimal, modernist vibe.<p>The original basement was excavated to create a new open living space on the …

Low Cost Family Home in Melbourne’s Suburb with Polished Gray Exterior

Each home is an expression of both its homeowner’s taste and the various external factors that shaped its unique silhouette. Set in the modern</b> …

Interior Design

A Stylish Home Perfect for Professional Entertaining

<b>Name:</b> Vincent <b><br>Location:</b> West Village — New York, New York <b><br>The basics:</b> 2 years, rented — 700 square feet<p>Vincent's West Village home is classically urban …

West Village

15 small bathrooms that you MUST see before renovating yours!

A small bathroom need not always translate into dark, shabby & cramped space. It is an intimate space where we refresh ourselves & get ready for the …

Interior Design

Is Your Kid Hooked on Smartphones? 5 Tips for Parents

There is growing concern among parents, educators and mental health experts that excessive smartphone use may be contributing to the recent surge in …

Striking Spanish-Moorish in Silver Lake available for $7,500 per month

The four-bedroom residence features arched doorways, built-ins, painted tile, a dumbwaiter, and a rooftop deck.<p>Silver Lake’s picturesque Descanso Drive contains quite a gamut of architectural styles. Along with Craftsman cottages, Mediterranean villas, Streamline Moderne duplexes, and contemporary …

Dining Rooms

6 Brilliant Space-Making Solutions for Galley Kitchens

For a long time, galley kitchens have gotten a bad rap as the most undesirable layout. And while they tend to be more on the snug side compared to …

Kitchens

Homework Heroes: 7 A+ Ideas for Squeezing in a Study Space

(Image credit: El Mueble)<p>Summer isn't officially over for another few days, but it sure does feel like it's a distant memory. The smells of sharpened …

Home Offices

Before & After: A Blank 250 Sq Ft Space Becomes a Cozy Home

Chelsea moved into her charming, small apartment and immediately set to work turning it into a lovely little home. With help from her mother, she …

Living Rooms

Tour a Magazine Editor's "Grown-up Boho" UK Home

<b>Name:</b> Ciara Elliott and family <b><br>Location</b>: Mistley, Colchester, Essex UK <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 2 years, owned<p>"I do love big statement pieces — like our …

Home Decorating

Super Smooth IKEA PAX Hacks That Look Seamless & Built-In

We've shown you ways to make freestanding IKEA wardrobes look more expensive, and now it's all about how to make them look built-in and custom. I …

Hacking

Fun Ways to Add Color to Bathrooms You've Never Thought Of

One of my favorite trends recently is the re-introduction of color to the bathroom. After so many years of white and beige, it's about time. If you'd …

Interior Design

11 Bathrooms That Prove Round Mirrors Are the Trendiest of Them All

Handsome Pasadena post & beam by Calvin Straub asks $1.55M

The updated midcentury modern sits on nearly half an acre in Linda Vista<p>From Pasadena’s seemingly endless supply of outstanding architecture, here comes the Holland/Goudzwaard Residence, now on the market for the first time in 27 years. The three-bedroom, two-bath post and beam was designed in 1958 …

9 plants that are perfect for the bedroom

Plants provide freshness in every room of the house but they are particularly effective and refreshing, when placed in the bedroom. They bring a …

26 Kids’ Bedroom Designs

Plan for the Future<p>When it came to furnishing their 6-year-old son Clinton’s room, Anna Smith looked for durable pieces, like a mid-century-style …

26 Gorgeous Ways To Decorate Your Home With String Lights

Time for your home to glow up.

How To Use Picture Ledges in Every Room of the House

This post is dedicated to the versatility and utility of a decor item that doesn't often get top billing: the picture ledge. This diminutive cousin …

Dining Rooms

This Beautiful Kitchen Trend Keeps Going and Going and Going

We write a lot about trends for the kitchen, because we want you to know what's out there, and seeing beautiful and new ideas is fun. But the truth, …

Kitchens

Kitchen of the Week: An Artful Kitchen Created from Reclaimed Ikea Parts, Extreme Budget Edition

Two years ago, when Swantje Hinrichsen and her boyfriend decided to move in together, they found a 1928 brick house in her boyfriend’s hometown of …

Modern Shotgun Chameleon House is an affordable DIY home (Video)

Designing buildings for the local climate is an important factor in making them more energy-efficient and pleasant to live in. In hot climates, …