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Monday Monday: Small Cabin Luxury

            Sometimes luxury is synonymous with large and extravagant, but this prefab cabin in Norway is a refreshing exception. With a list of ambitious requirements from the owner and very little square footage to work with, architect Marianne Borge was able to incorporate her client’s needs in a modern, efficient way.   Much of the cabin’s character...
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Modern Beverly Hills Home Fit for a Musician

When envisioning his custom-built house,​ homeowner and professional violinist Nathan Frankel pictured open spaces that allowed him and his guests to enjoy music. Architect Noah Walker helped him achieve that and much more. The property’s 125 coast live oaks have become a focal point of the home, with windows and doors highlighting the beautiful views and serving as a backdrop for music...
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Renovated Garage Turned Modern Party Space

  Homeowners Bill and Ruth True had a unique vision for the detached wood garage on their just-purchased Puget Sound property. The Trues pictured using the space for activities like dinner parties or yoga, so they called upon Seattle design firm Graypants to transform the dated garage. The final result is breathtaking, featuring entirely glass walls and reclaimed-fir floorboards. Check out...
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House Serengeti

House Serengeti

  A large, pivoting glass door welcomes guests into this South African villa. Complete with an incredible pool, Koi pond and warm rich colors, this residence boasts gorgeous views of the Johannesburg suburb. The home features expansive use of wood and stone, with stylish rusted steel slats adding some privacy. Find more pictures here. More from Marvin:   Try Marvin's free Onli...
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Treehouse Exterior

Island Treehouse in Maine

Built using all natural materials, this treehouse is perfect for a family summer trip. The 350 square-foot residence sits within the beautiful landscape of the Maine coast and is complete with Marvin’s Ultimate Double Hung windows. It may be built for kids, but adults will love the exposed rough-sawn Douglas Fir, natural light, and sleeping loft. See more pictures of the Island Tree House ...
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In honor of the first day of winter, Houzz shares tips for protecting your house...

In honor of the first day of winter, Houzz shares tips for protecting your house from winter water damage: http://bit.ly/1wMtLED


Protect Your House From Winter Water ...