Best of Houzz

Ready for Summer? We Have Tips for Outdoor Living in North Texas

By Candy's Dirt / May 25, 2019 / 0 Comments
Outdoor

Editor’s Note: As the three-day Memorial Day weekend kicks off, we thought we’d take a look back at some of our great stories about outdoor living in North Texas. First up: Five tips for outdoor living spaces, originally published in 2015. By Leah Shafer Transforming backyards into additional living spaces is a growing trend in […]

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Russwood New Build Breaks Rules, Becomes Instant Classic on Houzz.com

By Karen Eubank / March 5, 2018 / 0 Comments

Remember when we kept track of things we loved by tearing out magazine pages and putting them in a binder? It was an idea book for our future homes. The digital age changed everything and brought us the ultimate idea book with the launch of Houzz.com in 2009. Houzz founders Adi Tatarko and Alon Cohen […]

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Best of: Interview with an Architect: David Stocker Brings Beauty to a Broken World

By Leah Shafer / December 26, 2016 / 2 Comments

In our ongoing series, Interview with an Architect, we speak with leading voices in the North Texas architecture community and learn about their work, development issues in our community, and good design practices and principals (you can read the last one here). This column was originally posted on April 20.  In Dallas, architect David Stocker, […]

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Interview with an Architect: David Stocker Brings Beauty to a Broken World

By Leah Shafer / April 20, 2016 / 0 Comments

In our ongoing series, Interview with an Architect, we speak with leading voices in the North Texas architecture community and learn about their work, development issues in our community, and good design practices and principals (you can read the last one here). In Dallas, architect David Stocker, AIA, is well-known for his residential, commercial, and […]

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Feast Your Eyes on Gorgeous Local Winning Work from 2016 Best of Houzz Awards

By Leah Shafer / February 24, 2016 / 2 Comments

It’s no secret that North Texas is home to some seriously talented home construction and design pros. So when Houzz announced their 2016 award winners, it was no surprise to see Dallas-Fort Worth professionals making a huge splash. The awards are based on an annual survey and analysis of more than 35 million monthly Houzz users, and […]

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Designer Barbara Gilbert Uses Psychology of Color to Create Breathtaking Spaces

By Leah Shafer / September 4, 2015 / 1 Comment

Dallas interior designer Barbara Gilbert is an expert in the psychology of color, creating carefully curated spaces that not only work visually, but positively impact function and use. Her attention to detail means you’ll find every inch accounted for in her designs in ways that often surprise and delight. One exampleL LED toe kicks in the kitchen, […]

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