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Enjoy Your Pumpkins Beyond Halloween (8 photos)

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 16:00
Pumpkins play an integral part of celebrating fall holidays. Artfully carved jack-o’-lanterns welcome costumed children to our doorsteps, while whole pumpkins add a festive air to tabletops and other spots around our homes. Once the trick-or-treaters have gone and Thanksgiving gives way to winter holidays,...

12 Ways to Hide a Flaw on the Wall (21 photos)

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 14:00
Have a wall that needs a little work? How about a necessary blemish you can’t get rid of but don’t love to look at? Here are 12 ways to hide thermostats, awkward windows, garish brick and other pesky flaws that are distracting you from the beauty of any room in your home.

This Storybook Sauna Heats Up by Smartphone (12 photos)

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 13:00
When Bjarne Johansen isn’t sitting high above the ground thatching houses around Denmark, he has fun building inventive structures in his own backyard. A homemade sauna is just one of the creations in his large garden in the village of True, on the Jutland peninsula about 120 miles northwest of Copenhagen....

Get Into the Spirit of Halloween (121 photos)

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 12:00
’Tis the season to celebrate all things that go bump in the night: wispy specters of departed spirits, the creepy-crawlies of our nightmares and darkly elegant gothic ghouls. And while most of them are more fun than frightening, you can’t deny that they have a certain power to stir the imagination. Ready...

Feed the Bees With These Enchanting Winter Blossoms (10 photos)

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 11:00
Halloween’s arrival means it’s time to set out treats for little ghosts, fairy princesses and bees. Yes, bees. Plant now for blooms in winter and early spring that will feed pollinators. As a bonus, these beauties are easy to care for, since they’re well-acclimated to cold temperatures....

Show Us Your Home Decked Out for Day of the Dead! (12 photos)

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 16:00
Do you celebrate the Day of the Dead with shimmering altars honoring beloved family members and pets who have passed away? In Mexico and many areas in the U.S. and elsewhere, families and friends mark the occasion by decorating their homes with colorful flowers and ornate calaveras, or...

Essential Bedroom Pieces You’ll Want to Invest In (8 photos)

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 14:00
Let’s start with the facts: We spend about one-third of our lives in bed, and sleep has been inextricably linked with mood, productivity, health, fitness, alertness and even appearance. With this in mind, it seems a no-brainer to invest in the bedroom; after all, it’s bound to be a large part of your...

Would You Live in a Haunted House? (7 photos)

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 13:00
I’ll be honest: I don’t believe in ghosts. I’ve never experienced anything close to supernatural. But I don’t doubt that people believe they have experienced unexplainable phenomena, especially when it comes to their household. And the experiences can be highly consequential for some who...

99 Fall Accents Under $99 (100 photos)

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 12:00
Take decorative cues from the changing scenery with these autumn-inspired pieces from the Houzz Shop. With a new doormat and a cozy throw on the sofa, you can bring seasonal charm to your space.

My Houzz: When an Architect Builds Her Dream Home (18 photos)

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 10:00
In the heart of Nîmes, France, Sophie and Régis Roulle live in their dream home — after all, they did design and build it themselves, with help from architect Maxime Oliveira, Sophie’s business partner. “As the children grew up, we really hoped to return to the city and live where we work. We bought...

Trending Now: 8 Ideas From the Most Popular New Closets (8 photos)

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 08:00
Whether your closet is large or small, there are ways to make it better. Many closets can be better organized; after that base is covered, move on to the decor. These closet photos show solutions both practical and pretty. Some of the images are, for most of us, purely aspirational. But we can have fun...

Pet’s Place: Tortoises Take to Yard Life in Arizona (7 photos)

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 07:00
Tortoises aren’t exactly cuddly, but having these desert denizens as pets is like having a bit of the wild in your backyard. And there’s no worry about housebreaking or ruining your furniture. Rose Baldo and her husband, Martin Hepler, acquired their two male desert tortoises as hatchlings about 10 years...

Houzz Tour: A 1960s House Gets an Update for 21st-Century Living (19 photos)

Sun, 10/29/2017 - 15:00
When Carol Pitcher-Towner and her husband, Cris Towner, were looking for a new home, they were thrilled to get their hands on a 1960s Span house. Named after the development company co-founded by renowned British designer and architect Eric Lyons in 1948, Span houses are considered classics, and are...

Bestselling Rustic Furnishings Under $199 (169 photos)

Sun, 10/29/2017 - 12:00
With distressed details and natural wood finishes, this collection of furnishings inspires a design that’s full of rugged character and lived-in appeal. Shop this collection of bestsellers for a space that’s as cozy as your favorite countryside retreat.

3 Hardworking Rooms You Can Make Happier With Wallpaper (18 photos)

Sun, 10/29/2017 - 12:00
As a designer who can’t get enough of using wallpaper in design, I find it exciting to explore the ways in which it can be used to not only beautify but increase the overall enjoyment we feel in our more functional home spaces.
While you may be accustomed to seeing wallpaper used

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Grow Papery Ranunculus Blooms for Cheery Garden Charm (9 photos)

Sun, 10/29/2017 - 09:00
It may take a second glance to realize that ranunculus flowers are real, given their resemblance to the paper flowers that children make. It’s even more amazing to realize these beauties come from tuberous roots that resemble a clod of dirt with prongs or tentacles growing from it. Persian ranunculus...

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