Traditional Architecture 113 Stories
I’ve recently started a project that will be a total renovation of a fairly bland 1970s Cape Cod. The house doesn’t really have any of the charming features of a Cape and is sorely lacking in curb appeal....
Roots of Style: Where Did Your House Get Its Look?
Explore the role of architectural fashions in current designs through 5 home styles that bridge past and present
Roots of Style: Does Your House Have a Medieval Heritage?
Roots of Style: Do You Live in a Minimalist Traditional House?
Cottages, bungalows, farmhouses ... whatever you call them, houses in this style share several characteristics. See how many your house has
Roots of Style: Your Home May Have a Renaissance Classical Past
If Georgian, colonial revival or Italianate details are in your house's mix, you might have the 15th century to thank
My Houzz: Converted Victorian Schoolhouse Looks to the Past
A 19th-century school is transformed into a spacious home with lots of natural light, vintage finds and restored period features
Room of the Day: A Fresh Mix in a Traditional Colonial
A designer combines rich colors and fabrics with lighter pieces in a living room that's the heart of a North Carolina home
Houzz Tour: New Warmth for a 17th-Century Scottish Castle
A tasteful restoration project introduces modern comforts into a formerly chilly castle without compromising its character
Exploring Architecture: Discover the Secrets of Georgian Style
What gives a Georgian property its distinctive character? Take a look at the features that mark this architectural era in Britain and beyond
So Your Style Is: Early American
Houzz Tour: Recalling the Pilgrims in a 350-Year-Old Home
Exploring Architecture: Discover the Secrets of Edwardian Homes
Airy and light, turn-of-the-century Edwardian architecture simultaneously embraces classic styles and welcomes modernity
Victorian Details Make Their Way in Modern Life
What makes a Victorian house Victorian? Take a tour of the architectural features and decorative details characteristic of the era
How to Gently Bring a Victorian Home Into the 21st Century
Bring your Victorian home up-to-date while still celebrating its original details with these stylish but sensitive ideas
Houzz Tour: Taking ‘Ye Olde’ Out of a Nantucket Shingle-Style Home
Vintage and modern pieces mix it up in a vacation house reconfigured to host casual gatherings of family and friends