Spain Houzz Tour: A Shipping Container Home Blends Into its Site (13 photos)

The owners of this unique home, a Danish couple who make jewellery, decided to move to Barcelona, Spain, a few months ago. They tell us that they wanted a house near the Mediterranean, which would be surrounded by nature and respectful to the environment. They chose this hill in Canyelles, a town near…


Spain Houzz Tour: A Shipping Container Home Blends Into its Site (13 photos)
Spain Houzz Tour: A Shipping Container Home Blends Into its Site (13 photos)
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Before & After: The Radical Rethinking of a Classic Country Home (26 photos)

Decorator Alenka Dirnbek and her builder husband Milan Derganc bought this country-style house on a Gold Coast acreage in Queensland to be their forever home. The first step was gutting the interior and completely redoing the layout to create the light-filled, open spaces and indoor-outdoor


Before & After: The Radical Rethinking of a Classic Country Home (26 photos)
Before & After: The Radical Rethinking of a Classic Country Home (26 photos)
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Ripple Effect: How Wood Shortage Affects Builds Around the World (16 photos)

Covid-19 closedowns coupled with a building boom – plus bushfires and a beetle plague – have combined to dramatically limit the amount of lumber available for home construction around the world. Houzz editors in affected countries examine the origins of the problem, the ripple effect on their construction…


Ripple Effect: How Wood Shortage Affects Builds Around the World (16 photos)
Ripple Effect: How Wood Shortage Affects Builds Around the World (16 photos)
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9 Design Experts on the One Thing You Need for a Fab Family Home (18 photos)

Every family is unique and will want different things from a home. But it’s safe to say that some desires are universal – good flow, functionality and the opportunity to connect as a family. We asked nine design experts to share the one feature or inclusion they believe no family home should be without….


9 Design Experts on the One Thing You Need for a Fab Family Home (18 photos)
9 Design Experts on the One Thing You Need for a Fab Family Home (18 photos)
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