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You Can (and Should) Feng Shui Your Garden With CTC Help make your garden a calming and relaxing place that can aide your wellbeing and spiritual calm. Feng shui is defined as “a system of laws considered to govern spatial arrangement and orientation in relation to the flow of energy (chi), an

CTC presents Beautiful Swimming Pools We’d Love to Take a Dip In Matching Exterior The watery turquoise of the guesthouse echoes a Florida cottage’s backyard pool Landscaped Hedges Talk about an incredible view. From their bedroom balcony, the homeowners of a Spanish Colonial Revival loo

Inside a Romantic Southern Home With the Dreamiest Courtyard Just wait until you see the porch swing Bathroom Framed fragments of Gracie’s Georgian Tea Trade wallpaper have the impact of landscape paintings in the powder room. The vanity is a converted antique console. Porch Swing For the upst

New Ways to Decorate Your Porch This Summer GO BOLD If you don’t have the nerve to use a favorite pattern indoors, bring it outside instead. A Florida home’s porch features chairs in an eye-catching botanical — “a wonderful old pattern that Elsie de Wolfe used in the 1940s,”

Any garden can look stately, even if it’s small. When I say ‘stately,’ I don’t mean to conjure upimages of Versailles — not to mention the amount of labor it takes to maintain that degree of control over nature! But a garden with a plan — one that is sensitive to the site, co

8 Outdoor Showers That Will Tempt You to Stay Outside Forever Rinse off under the sun (or the stars!) in one of these open-air bathrooms. “Fresh and clean” will take on a whole new meaning. APRÈS VINO “Washing off the vineyard dust in an outdoor shower is a special treat for everyo

MIX ‘N MATCH HERBS Eye-catching as well as edible, herbs bunched together on a table transforms a small patch of porch into hardworking acreage. Burgundy coleus in a timeworn metal tub provides a colorful counterpoint. FILL A BIRDBATH Hardy succulents, which stow water in their stems and leave

CHERRY BLOSSOM MURAL “I love cherry blossoms,” says designer Caroline Beaupère. “And this master bath in a house in Jersey City, New Jersey, was inspired by hanami, the Japanese tradition of going to see the blossoms as part of a celebration of spring.” PASTEL KITCHEN Swirlin

The Most Unique Buildings in Asia Largest and most populous continent Asia is notable for its unusually dense and large settlements. Some of the buildings in Asia are innovative, experimental and unique. Many of these strange buildings are in China. Here are some 20 most unique buildings in Asia. So

Sustainable architecture : is architecture that seeks to minimize the negative environmental impact of buildings by efficiency and moderation in the use of materials, energy, and development space. Sustainable architecture uses a conscious approach to energy and ecological conservation in the design