Silicon Valley is not just an incubator for the latest tech trends. The sprawling 46.8-mile region is also a bellwether for residential design trends. Christopher Fling and Karen Yang of a top-producing Silicon Valley real estate team have watched one particular design movement take off in the last year: the modern farmhouse.
The powerhouse pair, who recorded more than $50 million in production in the last 12 months alone and recently joined the Coldwell Banker Global Luxury progr... read more
Guest post by Kelsey Roadruck, Houzz
They say setting the mood is like flipping a switch and we couldn’t agree more. Lighting plays a lead role in making your house feel like home. Here are 10 lighting tricks to enhance your home’s aura.
Photo by Geoff Chick & Associates – More sunroom photos
1. Control natural lighting. If you thought only stormy weather could make a breezy beach house look dark and moody, take a second look at the photo above. The lucky homeowner can dr... read more
Have you ever wondered where many of the home design styles originated, or even more, what it actually means? From Victorian to Cape Cod to Tudor and Craftsman, it's easy to get them all mixed up. We have the graphics, origins and list of key features detailing the history of the most popular and iconic home design styles! 1. Tudor2. Cape Cod3. Georgian4. Greek Revival5. Colonial Style6. Gothic Revival7. Italianate8. Stick-Eastlake9. Second Empire10. Queen Anne11. Shingle Style12. Dutch Colonial ... read more