Weaving In The Woods

Weaving Studio - Prentiss Architects Location:  San Juan Island, Washington State USA Year Built:    2010 Built area:    1250 sq ft (116 m2) I've only visited the San Juan Islands once. I was the guest of Ted Brewer, an extraordinary naval architect. I can't recall how long the trip took...

Easy DIY Storage Ideas

Is it true that junk expands to fill the space available?  Whatever the reason, most of us never seem to have enough.  No, not junk, Silly Sally - space! Now given that floor space is at a premium - as well as being a killer on the back, we need...

Coops, Hutches and Other Pet Accommodation

Most of us would agree that it would be a lesser world without pets.  If you're a pet person, do you share your home with your pets or do they live outside?  Maybe you've got one of those pets that thinks you're sharing its home!  Either way, here's some inspiration...

Swings

Are we ever too old to have a swing? With so many gorgeous designs and styles available, it's hard for the inner child in us not to pop up and say "I want that swing!" Most of the examples shown here are DIY capable. All it needs is time, energy...

Australian Hardwood Floors

There is something very appealing about a timber floor.  The warmth and feel underfoot is unique.  And, of course, the dust and dust mites have a hard time hiding - important if there are any allergies or asthma in the family.  Here you'll find a selection of the major Australian hardwoods, complete...