Meet the winners in the Kitchen, Bath, & Outdoor Living categories of the 2015 Houseplans.com Design Awards Program -- the HOWIEs.
The kitchen is coming together for Sticks + Dirt blogger Laura Fowls, who is building a new home with her husband Mike and other family members.
Ten questions to answer before you select or design the plan of your dream kitchen.
Take-away ideas from Sunset's 2013 Idea Houses at Seabrook, Wasington, designed by architect Peter Brachvogel.
Julie Carlson shows a wide range of compelling approaches to the classic English larder (or pantry).
Selected winners from the 2013 Watermark Awards (for innovative kitchens and baths), sponsored by Builder magazine and Custom Home -- reviewed by Custom Home editor-in-chief Amy Albert.
Replacing an old tub with a steam shower and updating vanities rejuvenated this bathroom.
New kitchen products and prototypes launched at the 2014 Home Builder/Kitchen & Bath Show in Las Vegas include "Freedom Induction" cooktops from Thermador and wireless charging counters from Dupont Corian.
Three different open kitchens show artful ways designers met the challenges that open kitchens pose.
Kitchen islands can take many forms and are only limited by your imagination and pocketbook.
You can order a butcher-block countertop to size. Then you fasten it down. This Old House senior technical editor Mark Powers shows how.
A Japanese-inspired bath that's full of thoughtful details and small-space design ideas.
A round-up of eight countertop materials, with cost information and tips for using each.