This contemporary pre-fab home and studio were built on a flat city lot. The landscaping was inspired by the clean, simple lines of calligraphic Asian painting and aimed to incorporate light, movement, lots of pretty views and a strong connection between indoors and outdoors.
Granite takes on a more modern look when it’s cut so that the backsplash continues the countertop pattern. “We chose this piece because it looks like a watercolor painting of the home’s exterior wooded landscape,” says Ines Hanl of The Sky is the Limit Design in Victoria, BC.
Stately stone columns rest atop the gorgeous stone bathtub surround in this Tuscan-style bathroom, luxuriously sectioning off the bathing area from the rest of the room. The rich, earthy hues used in the space are evocative of the Mediterranean landscape portrayed in the stunning painting above the tub.
Stately stone columns rest atop the gorgeous stone bathtub surround in this Tuscan-style bathroom, luxuriously sectioning off the bathing area while expertly coordinating with the flooring for a cohesive look. The rich, earthy hues used in the space are evocative of the Mediterranean landscape portrayed in the stunning painting above the tub.
Fixer Upper Hosts Joanna and Chip Gaines updated the exterior of Karla Griffis' ranch-style cottage home with fresh light-blue paint, unique Chevron-patterned wooden shutters, new natural wood support beams and fresh landscaping.
In order to maintain its historic authenticity, designer Erica Riggio selected period paint colors for the exterior of this renovated 1920s bungalow. The updated landscaping incorporates native plants to create a lush entrance to the home.
Fixer Upper hosts Chip and Joanna Gaines transformed and updated this farmhouse with new paint and warm natural wood support beams, porch railings and fencing. New landscaping and modern potted plants offer a welcoming first impression.
The home's exterior is thoroughly transformed with a new roof, new front door, dormer, cedar-wrapped columns, natural wood accents and fresh landscaping. The "wormy" brick exterior is now painted in soft off-white.
A round foyer in a Tudor revival cottage dating to 1928 features an original Dutch door, a stone floor and a faux painted dome ceiling. Designer Judy Hodgens grouped together mid-century modern iron chairs, paintings and framed landscapes in her room for a Historic Macon Design House in Georgia. The style has a sense of formality with an updated twist, she says.
HGTV's Curb Appeal transformed this bungalow with a splash of mint green exterior paint and a white pergola off the front door. Simple plantings around the walkway and in front of the retaining wall unify the outdoor landscaping.