My Houzz: Texas Pad Fit for a ’70s Pop Princess (14 photos)

Houzz at a GlanceWho lives here: Allison Crawford and her Papillon, PierreLocation: Downtown Austin, TexasSize: 1,100 square feet (102 square meters); two bedrooms, two bathrooms Six months ago, interior designer Allison Crawford decided to downsize from a four-bedroom house in Tarrytown, a family-oriented area of Austin, Texas, to a two-bedroom apartment in the heart of […]
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How to Make Your Kitchen Island Your New Favorite Dining Spot (17 photos)

Extra-Extended IslandsIn a long, narrow kitchen space, sometimes the island can only extend in one direction, parallel to the cabinets. In this case, rather than widening the island to allow for stools around the edges, the island can be extended a long way in one direction (50 to 80 inches), creating a dining-table-length extension adjacent […]
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Reader Bathroom: Updated Romantic Style for $9,000 in Minnesota (16 photos)

Walls moved: YesPlumbing moved: YesPlumbing replaced: YesProfessionals hired: Larry Stachovich and Michael Jeub, both handymen from the Twin Cities areaSpecial features: Heated soaking tub and ceramic towel rack and curtain rod holdersSplurges: Vanity, custom shade of natural woven wood fiberSavings: Flooring, DIY paint job, acting as her own contractor and designerCost BreakdownPermitting costs: $100Tub/shower: $800, […]
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Kitchen Confidential: Trends to Look For in 2017 (10 photos)

2. Personalization. Homeowners won’t shy away from incorporating colors, patterns and decor they love into their kitchens in 2017. As a result, Lockhart anticipates more personalized kitchen spaces. “While white is still popular, it’s not personalized, so we’ll see more individualized kitchens through color and materials,” she says. Colors will range from pink and black […]
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Houzz Tour: Victorian Meets Modern in San Francisco (9 photos)

Photos by Adam Rouse Photography Houzz at a GlanceWho lives here: A London transplant and his familyLocation: Outer Mission, San FranciscoSize: 2,500 square feet (232.2 square meters); three bedrooms, three bathroomsArchitect and interior designer: Mark Davis Design The old-meets-new design is courtesy of architect and interior designer Mark Davis, who worked with the homeowner to […]
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