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When your house is just shy of 1,000 square feet, you get creative about how to use outdoor space. Front yards become foyers, and backyards turn into living rooms. Landscape contractor Marquette Clay bought this tiny cottage as a rental property in 2003 but fell in love with it and turned it into a showpiece. [more on other pins of this garden]

5 Ways to Maximize Your Outdoor Space

Marquette Clay’s Oklahoma City home is tiny, but what he did to the garden is huge. With a keen eye for design and color, this landscape contractor proves that sometimes less is much more.

I like the arched windows and mirrored arch in the door and portico.  Also like the color and steps that are wider at the bottom than the top.

30 and Broke

Working my way through life. You’ll see stuff I like.

23 Simple Ways to Boost Your Home's Curb Appeal

If your home's curb appeal makes a great first impression, everyone (including potential homebuyers) will want to see what's inside. Check out these simple, low-cost curb appeal improvements that you can do in a day, a week, or a month.

Small pool and entertaining area.  Summit, NJ 2010

Susan Cohan Gardens

Small pool and entertaining area. Summit, NJ 2010

Small pool and entertaining area.  Summit, NJ 2010

Susan Cohan Gardens

Small pool and entertaining area. Summit, NJ 2010

cream exterior, pergola on front, front porch, brown roof

Dying of cute

A hopeless addiction to cats, figure skating, home decor, books, lights, Xmas, pic nics, black and white photos, candies, castles, tv shows, music, Lambiel. Did I mention cats, figure skating, lights, books and LAMBIEL? ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Tumblr name came from here: dethspiralz.tumblr.com/post/4366934109/dying-of-cute-photo-by-natasha-ponarina-click…

Living Wreath Impatiens - love this idea but don't think it would work in this climate. She mentions trying with succulents too, that might fare better.

23 DIY Spring wreath ideas - C.R.A.F.T.

DIY Spring wreath ideas

Creating Curb Appeal - Country Living

50+ Curb Appeal Secrets That Will Add Major Charm to Your Home

Want to make a better first impression? Get inspired by these gorgeous house exteriors.

gray exterior, renovated mid-century bungalow-love things green door!

As good as new: Whole-house remodels become more common in new economy

Steve Raze looked at the green shag carpet, dark wood paneling and the gold Formica kitchen countertops and knew he'd found the perfect house. The Cape Cod-style home, built in the early 1950s, had good bones but a tired appearance. Raze and his business partner, Marc Rogers, saw past "what was"; to "what could be"; and went to work. Five months later, they unveiled a home that boasts the modern amenities and cosmetics of new construction with the comfortable charm of a home in a…

Exterior Photos Craftsman Bungalow Design, Pictures, Remodel, Decor and Ideas - page 11

Pretty cottage with the copper gutters and the geraniums planted in the window boxes!


It is Sunday afternoon and Bill and I are walking home from The Mission Ranch, where we have enjoyed the “jazz brunch”. A jazz combo plays while we go through the brunch line and then eat outside …

A perfect pathway to this small home

Charming Character

People often dream of one day owning a big house. Sadly, I have seen too many big houses that, while spacious, lack character. Given the option, I choose character over size any day of the week. I …

cottage home. tin roof. dormers. shutters. landscaping. front porch.

Jacksonville & St. Augustine, Florida Interior Designer

Lauren Leonard Interiors, a full service design studio specializing in remodels and custom homes, room designs including furniture and window treatments.

PAINT COLOUR. Corrugated iron edwardian house exterior with porch & landscaped garden - House Facade photo 450221

House Facade Ideas - Exterior House Designs for Inspiration

Let's be honest, who bothers inspecting homes with sorry-looking facades? Explore facade ideas to inspire your renovation with these exterior house photos.

The Newlywed Diaries: Hydrangea + Cedar Shingles = Perfection

Hydrangea + Cedar Shingles = Perfection

It's hydrangea season, which makes me think of this wonderful house. And that house reminds me how much I love cedar shingles. New, or weathered to gray, they are so lovely. Especially when paired with the Stars and Stripes. Now if that doesn't say "summer," I don't know what will! Photos: Cottage Living, Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles, via Mod Girl, and unknown.