A stunning craftsman home is restored to its former glory in San Francisco

Haller Architecture & Design is responsible for the restoration of this gorgeous craftsman style home, located in Palo Alto, a city in California’s San Francisco Bay Area. This thoughtfully executed 2,972 square foot dwelling home blends old world charm with modern day amenities. Featuring a built-in work from home nook with pocket door, reclaimed oak floors … Read more

How To Assess Light Conditions In Your Garden

When plant tags recommend full sun, part sun, part shade, or shade—what exactly does this mean? Use these tips to better understand light recommendations and how to assess the various light conditions in your garden for better planting decisions. While full sun is essential for many fruiting crops, there are also plenty of vegetables you … Read more

A Seattle craftsman cottage gets a makeover with fresh and airy interiors

A simple craftsman cottage was transformed into a beautiful modern family home by DeForest Architects, located in Seattle, Washington. This project entails a second floor addition along with e complete renovation the entire home to reflect crisp lines, warmth and simplicity. The homeowners needed more space to accommodate their growing family and frequent guests. Interior spaces … Read more

Tour a modern farmhouse sanctuary in Calistoga with breathtaking views

This modern farmhouse sanctuary was designed for a family of four by Craig O’Connell Architecture in collaboration with Tamalpais Construction, located in the northwestern hills of Calistoga, California. Surrounded by breathtaking views of the Mayacamas Mountains, this sophisticated and modern dwelling features beautiful designer finishes throughout. This home began its roots after the devastating Tubbs … Read more

Tour a modern farmhouse sanctuary in Calistoga with breathtaking views

This modern farmhouse sanctuary was designed for a family of four by Craig O’Connell Architecture in collaboration with Tamalpais Construction, located in the northwestern hills of Calistoga, California. Surrounded by breathtaking views of the Mayacamas Mountains, this sophisticated and modern dwelling features beautiful designer finishes throughout. This home began its roots after the devastating Tubbs … Read more

17 Creative & Rustic Garden Bench Ideas

This idea gallery features a variety of garden benches including classic, creative, and rustic styles, perfect as a focal point to display flower pots and garden art in your outdoor space. If you would like ideas for sitting areas, also see 24 Relaxing Garden Nooks. Creative Garden Bench Ideas There is an inside joke between … Read more