Bright flowers and shrubs line the walkways, which lead to the entry of this lovely home. Black doors, shutters and windowpanes stand out against the bright white wood siding. Rock walls on the outside of the garage add warmth to the exterior.
Painting the shutters and front door black on this traditional home creates a visual rhythm. The white picket fence and stone columns framing the white gate provide a beautiful frame for this well manicured yard.
A broad sweep across the entry of this modern California home shows a textured fireplace surround, a dramatic wood plank accent wall and a peek at a dining area with painted Thonet chairs. A mod take on a coffered ceiling adds interest overhead.
As seen on Home Town, the existing exterior of the Carson house was lost on the street with plain white siding and few distinguishing features. After the renovations, their Laurel, MS house now features a new copper roof entry portico, cedar window boxes to highlight the painted blue wood windows, new wood shutters, and a fir wood door. Host Ben Napier custom built the new working blue wood shutters.
Never miss a workout no matter the weather with the decked-out home gym that includes plenty of room for multiple machines, a yoga mat and free weights. A mirror fills one wall, visually widening the space and keeping gym buffs in perfect form.
New York is a busy place. For those who don’t plan ahead, the hustle and bustle can run them right over. Fortunately Kalyn and Todd Chandler are the plan-ahead types. Their solution to the constant run between work and life: put the two together in one amazing space and forget all the time spent waiting for the train. For Kalyn, the founder and creative director of the girl-power lifestyle brand, Effie’s Paper, cutting out the middleman of constant commuting means more time spent creating and managing an expanding world of beautiful products.
This charming home features a wraparound columned porch, a second level balcony, custom landscaping and a sweeping lawn. The white siding accents the architectural style of the home and is complemented by the lush green surrounding.