Published 12/26/13 in Houses

    "The stair treads are Indonesian rosewood, which is hundreds of years old and ecologically harvested. The railings are made from 19th-century window screens that came from Java."   See the Image


    Published 12/26/13 in Houses

    "This deck is for grilling and eating, with beautiful views over the large private garden, which was formerly the [site of the] Hollenbeck mansion."   See the Image

  • WORSTCOOKNYC-Roof-deck

    Published 12/26/13 in Houses

    "The deck is very simply designed with Ipe, a type of teak floorboard and walls. The walls are extra-high for privacy. ... I hang white tarps — very Out of Africa — on the deck, so they…   See the Image

  • WORSTCOOKNYC-Master-Bedroom

    "The master is en suite with a large and very beautiful deck just outside the bedroom. There are a lot of songbirds that hang out in the cherry tree, so it's a veritable song fest all day."   See the Image

  • WORSTCOOKNYC-Master-Bath

    Published 12/26/13 in Houses

    "The bath is indulgent with a large soaking tub and a large shower with huge rain shower heads."   See the Image

  • WORSTCOOKNYC-Living Room

    Published 12/26/13 in Houses
    WORSTCOOKNYC-Living Room

    "The kitchen and living room are essentially combined into a 40-foot area, so entertaining and cooking is seamless. I have a 10-foot sofa for guests, so there are a lot of options for…   See the Image


    Published 12/26/13 in Houses

    "I used extra-thick French limestone on all of the counters and installed my favorite stove, a six-burner Wolf. There's a six-foot island for prep and hanging out."   See the Image


    Published 12/26/13 in Houses

    "The house was originally a stable and would have housed the horses and the stable men for the mansion on the Washington Avenue side of the house. The rings where the horses were tied up and the…   See the Image

  • Randall Mill Road Modern, Exterior

    Sadly, a lot of Atlanta’s midcentury modern architecture is being mowed over to make way for McMansion’s, high rises and parking lots. Many of the homes were built on large lots and developers find…   Read the Article

  • FrontDoor had a (virtual) front row seat at the year-end presentation “Content, Connected CE and the Smart Home 2014 Trends” by Parks Associates, a leader in consumer technology research. Take a look…   Read the Article