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lakeside retreat of Houston interior designer and owner of Shabby Slips, Renea Abbott and her husband, Greg Manteris, owner of Creative Flooring Resources. The home which overlooks Lake Austin serves as a respite from the hectic lives
Ah, yes: my garden room (in my dreams)! If I am not mistaken, the front wall is formed by a roll-up garage door. Actually, this would be great for an art studio if the door has windows to let in light when the door is closed. That way, I could use it year-round.
The outside of my dream home would include: • a wrap-around porch • an oversized chess board • hydrangeas galore • a screened-in porch for summer nights uninterrupted by mosquitos • a pool surrounded by grass • and if the porch overlooked the ocean (any ocean), that would be the cherry on top (but I'd also settle for panoramic views of the vineyards in Northern California)