Category: USA Living News

Room of the Day: Just Right for 2 and a Crowd (4 photos)

This townhouse, on the Willamette River in Portland, Oregon, is the result of some magical design kismet. “About two years before we...

Houzz Tour: A Modern Take on a Traditional Texas Farmhouse (10 photos)

Constraints often dictate design. Sometimes they’re difficult to work around, and sometimes they make an architect’s work just a little...

How Merlot Can You Go? 8 Enticing Ways With Wine-Inspired Hues (14 photos)

Count me as a big fan of burgundy, whether I’m enjoying a glass of it with dinner or using it as an accent wall color. Decorating with...

Mix and Match Kitchen Materials for a Knockout Design (16 photos)

The kitchen is all about mixing and matching. Experienced chefs often love to break away from that ho-hum recipe mold and create something...

Rise and Shine: Beds That Favor Your Creative Side (15 photos)

Unless you’re giving guests the grand tour, your bedroom tends to be off-limits to anyone but you and your other half (and pets and...

Great Design Plant: Violet Silverleaf Thrives on Scant Water (6 photos)

The gray foliage of violet silverleaf provides a perfect color contrast to green shrubs seen throughout the Southwestern landscape. This...

Houzz Tour: A Home Designed to Make Work a Pleasure (20 photos)

If you’re going to work from home, you want it to be a home in which you like working, and that’s exactly what these homeowners set out...

Budget Decorator: 12 Ways to Perk Up Your Home for Fall (12 photos)

With the crisp fall air comes a natural desire to cozy up at home with warm drinks, fluffy throws and the glow of candlelight. It’s also...

Houzz Tour: Room for Fun in a Sophisticated Family Home (15 photos)

When Sacha Berger and her husband decided to redesign their home, in London’s Queen’s Park, they were determined that it would reflect...

Sound Advice for Designing a Home Music Studio (18 photos)

Most musicians will admit to sharing a single core skill necessary for mastering their instrument: control. When it comes to designing...