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As humans we seek to understand ourselves, our environment and our world. Designers, writers, artists and philosophers, past and present, realize that we frequently need help to process our world in an attempt to understand it. We instinctively look for commonalities, a common thread, to help us process information. The...
10 Ways to Bring Charm to Your Home’s Exterior
Great Design Plant: Low-Maintenance Allium Cernuum
Curtis Adams | October 21, 2014
When the weather cools in fall, it’s time to plant spring-blooming bulbs. Most of the familiar ones are from faraway places: tulips have their origins in the Mediterranean region and Asia Minor (Turkey), and daffodils originate from southwestern Europe....
Shop Houzz: Refresh Your Foyer for Fall
Make your entryway warm and inviting with wreaths, rugs, door knockers and more from the Houzz Marketplace
Room of the Day: Cherished Objects Personalize a Living Room
Houzz Tour: A New Mediterranean Home Goes Country
A just-built house gets a reboot to make it better suited to indoor-outdoor living and casual, large-scale entertaining
How to Wow Your Guests With a Dramatic Dining Room
A Punch List for Party Decorating
Of course, food and friends are the only essentials for a holiday party, but a few special touches really turn up the cheer
Great Design Plant: Encelia Californica
Highly attractive to native bees, butterflies and other pollinators, California brittlebush adds informal beauty to habitat gardens
Debbie Ballentine | October 20, 2014
California brittlebush (Encelia californica) is a must for low-water habitat gardens. This vigorous and dependable subshrub shows off its exuberant mass of large daisy-like flowers in spring and fall. Its long, bountiful bloom periods,...
Guest Picks: Add Pizzazz With Black and White
Bold and eye catching, the classic duo of black and white will create drama and interest in any room
Black and white is one of the most classic color combinations. This bold, graphic and timeless pair adds punch to any space. In everything from elegant bedding to abstract art, black and white has the power to transform a room. — Kristy and Beth...
Room of the Day: Addressing the Green Piano in the Room
A homeowner’s favorite furniture item presents an interesting design challenge and reveals a fascinating history
Houzz Tour: A Shape-Shifting Space, Cloaked in History
Houzz Tour: Snug London Cottage Has a Spacious Feel
Natural light, an ingenious layout and plenty of space-saving tricks are the secrets to this compact home’s laid-back charm
10 Reasons to Love Big, Comfy Sectionals
With their soft lines, visual heft and casual versatility, modular sofas are a great choice for many rooms
Falling for Color: 9 Ways With Pumpkin Orange