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31 Insanely Clever Remodeling Ideas For Your New Home

And finally, go ahead and add that master bedroom balcony –– 31 Insanely Clever Remodeling Ideas For Your New Home! You have always wanted to do, so do it!

DIY Garden & Yard Privacy • ideas & tutorials!

Need Privacy? DIY Garden Privacy Ideas

A Dog Shower in the Garage

Doggie shower in garage. Love this idea. Also seen it done like a mud room with a door to the exterior so the dogs can go in and out but can be closed off from the rest of the house (like a giant dog house with all the amenities attached to your house!

pastel with hydrangea

Curb Appeal: Cottage Style Front Doors


Stunning English "secret garden" portal with David Austin climbing roses ~ (Katie Spicer Photography)

10 Air Purifying House Plants -- need for the winter to provide some moisture in the house!

10 Air Purifying House Plants (As a side note, one of the plants NASA studied is an excellent humidifier. One six foot Areca Palm will put a quart of water into the air in a day)--love plants

small space? get it comfy and cozy with a splash of color.  It's about more than golfing,  boating,  and beaches;  it's about a lifestyle  KW

mediteranean style garden Nice place to relax! When we were in Nice, we had something very similiar to this picture. Forget Monaco with its traffic and big time gamblers.

Love the natural stone and the pergola abloom with flowers!  THE spot for birds, bees and butterflies.

Create a Shady Retreat

Love this patio idea -- You+don't+need+to+carve+out+a+spot+in+your+yard+for+a+shady+retreat.+Here,+an+attractive+garden+path+combines+with+a+vine-covered+pergola+for+a+perfect+multipurpose+getaway.

Always come back to this image. Reminds me of Munich so much. Munich, Budapest and New Orleans are my favorite cities in the entire world. Love(d) my time in each.

I wish there was a way to add a pergola with an outdoor dining space like this on our house without sucking what little light I get from our tree laden back yard. Maybe the next house.

I could sit here for DAYS....

Dream porch and view. I will have my rocking chairs! Might still be looking for someone to sit in the other one, but I will have those rocking chairs on my front porch.

house plants

My New Baby: Fiddle Leaf Fig Tree

The Unexpected Houseplant: 220 Extraordinary Choices for Every Spot in Your Home by Tovah Martin. Wonderful new book by noted houseplant authority. Lots of imaginative ways to use novel & familiar plants, with care info.