Living with kids poses ever-changing challenges — but also can be a good deal of fun. Whether with indoor hammocks or smart homework stations, these creative homeowners from around the world have made the most of life with little (and not-so-little) ones.Read More
If you’d like to update your kitchen but a full renovation isn’t in your budget, a little DIY might be just the thing. Think flea market shopping, a can of paint or two, even a little sewing if you’re up for it. Below are eight cost-effective ideas for improving your kitchen from My Houzz series. Which one would you like to try in your home?Read More
Do you have fond memories of your family log cabin growing up? Or do you love the simple country-esque feel of exposed wood in its natural state? If you're drawn to the charm of rustic home design, the bathroom is the perfect place to start. Whether you want to completely overhaul your bathroom into a woodsy escape or simply mix in a few elements here and there, the rustic look will add a chic, unrefined edge reminiscent of a cabin in the woods. Not sure where to start? Take a look at the following photos to inspire you to add elements of the outdoors to make your bathroom a personal cabin retreat.Read More
Ever fantasize about finding a fixer-upper in an idyllic spot and making it your own? Or maybe you loved the decor at a cottage, converted barn or tiny seaside house where you spent a long, cozy weekend away and wish your own home had the same snug interior?
Why stop at dreaming? If your kitchen is due for a revamp, or if you simply feel like making a few small changes, let these beautiful homes inspire you to turn your cooking space into the sort you’d find in your dream weekend hideaway — but one you can come home to every night.Read More
2017 has been flying by and the only good consolation? Spring break is nearly upon us! HomeAway is hosting an hour-long chat on spring break travel on Wednesday, March 1st, 12 p.m. – 1 p.m. CST.Read More
A Houzz reader recently posted this question: "What do you do if you're renting, and your kitchen needs a good makeover? We're allowed to paint, but we can't do anything about the awful ceiling, the insanely bad layout, or the random peninsula that clearly came off the Starship Enterprise. Any thoughts for those of us who are renting and don't want to put TOO much money into a kitchen that isn't technically theirs?"Read More
Renovating your garage can attract more tenants and boost the market value of your rental property, all while putting more money into your pocket thanks to a 65 percent ROI.
When updating the garage, consider adding enhanced fixtures, storage, internal hardware and visual interest. These upgrades will transform the space into both a functional and aesthetic extension of the home.Read More
Is your vacation house in or around a skiing town, nestled in the side of a snowbound mountain? Or is your home away from home right on the beach? The location of the property is important in deciding on window treatments.Read More