• Porch: Resort-Like Estate in Tamarindo, Costa Rica

    A covered porch area spans the length of the home, providing ample room for outdoor lounging or simply passing through to the pool or beach. Dramatic marble floors and archways lend their design to…   See the Image

  • Sue Grafton's Montecito Estate: Front Entry

    A large, circular, stone-paved motor court fronts the home's classic California Mediterranean façade. Potted plants and mature trees add color.   See the Image

  • Staircase: Subterranean Garage in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

    In the center of the home, a glass and steel staircase highlights the home’s innovative design and interesting blend of materials. The impressive pivoting steel and cedar door creates a distinctive…   See the Image

  • Foyer: New England Estate, Dorset, Vt.

    Original Southern Hardwood Pine floors and arched doorways welcome you into the foyer of this 18th-century Colonial steeped in history. Attention to detail keeps the home true to its original…   See the Image

  • Entry: Contemporary Masterpiece in Newport Coast, Calif.

    This exquisite front row, soft contemporary Italian masterpiece offers the finest unobstructed ocean vistas from San Clemente and Catalina Islands to Newport Harbor and Palos Verdes. The commanding…   See the Image

  • Hallway: Black-and-White Bath in Paris, France

    A black-and-gray striped staircase leads to the vibrant red library area. Black-and-white photographs line the hallway, adding to the contemporary feel of the home.   See the Image

  • Entryway: Black-and-White Bath in Paris, France

    Textured gray wallpaper embossed with a cherry blossom design lines the home's entryway. A contemporary yellow and red chandelier is the focal point of the space, while a chocolate brown pin-tucked…   See the Image

  • Foyer: Contemporary Apartment in Paris, France

    Wide open doorways allow for a graceful flow from room to room and keep the space feeling airy and light.   See the Image

  • Modern Family Front Door

    Fans of Modern Family will recognize this front door from the perspective of Christmas carolers, trick-or-treaters, would-be suitors, friends, rivals, Gloria, Manny, Jay, Cam, Mitchell, Lily and…   See the Image

  • Pretty Porch

    Choosing the perfect front door can be a daunting decision. Just how much color is too much? According to HGTV’s Curb Appeal and Curb Appeal: The Block designer and architect John Gidding, color…   Read the Blog