10 Stylish and Comfortable Home Theaters

Warm Gray Hues in the Mountains

In this mountain-modern home theater in Teton Village, Wyoming, Katie Merritt of KAM Designs used upper and lower decks with large gray sofas to create stadium seating with clear views of the screen. Read the Article



Mountain Modern in Jackson Hole
The sleek but charming interiors of this home are a must-see
By Kasey Harvey

Katie Merritt knew she wanted to be an interior designer from a young age. “I grew up in my grandmother’s interior design studio where I spent my summers playing with samples,” she says. She worked on her first install at age eight. Good design is in her blood.  Read the Article

100 Beautiful Snowy Scenes From Houzz

Enjoy these majestic white-Christmas postcards of homes

Whether the holiday season brings sunshine or rain where you live, we hope these 100 snowy scenes will bring warmth and cheer this holiday season. Grab a cup of hot cocoa and enjoy some winter armchair travel with these modern, traditional and contemporary-style exteriors shown in all their snowy splendor. Read the Article


Chillaxing Jackson Style

Recreation rooms designed for serious play

The abundant recreation opportunities in Jackson Hole don’t stop at the front door. Merritt notes that there is no designated area for fun and games in this cabin. Instead, she says, “The house has some aspect of fun in every room.” Read the Article

Stylish Wine Storage

Wine storage has come a long way from the ill-lit, musty cellars of yore.

By framing the unit in 100-year-old reclaimed timbers, Merritt expertly evoked the mountain modern theme consistent with the rest of the home. Read the Article

HAMMERTON American Artisan Crafted Lighting

Modern Rustic Elegance

When KAM Designs principal Katie Merritt began work on the interior design of this Jackson, Wyoming home, she started with the ceiling. “The great room is the center of the house, and the view is the focal point,” Merritt explains. “So we picked the great room chandeliers as the project cornerstone and designed around them.”
Read the Article

Trending Now: 6 Ideas From the Most Popular Family Rooms on Houzz

Unexpected color and a touch of rustic design are 2 of the elements that make these family rooms stand out

Looking for some ideas to make your living spaces truly special? Whether it’s introducing bright color or building in dramatic architectural features like a raised roof, family room photos recently uploaded to Houzz are full of decorating and remodeling inspiration. The following six ideas come from the most popular family room photos uploaded from July through September, measured in terms of the number of people who added them to their ideabooks. Which technique would you like to try in your home? Read the Article


8 Trends From the Most Popular Garages on Houzz

Houzzers are revved up about snazzy options for garage doors, flooring, workstations and even wall decor

Although often thought of as a purely utilitarian space, garages are no longer design afterthoughts. Homeowners and design pros have upped the garage ante, as seen in the most popular garages added to Houzz in the past three months. Stylish wooden garage doors, sleek workstations, beautiful driveways and a dartboard are among the features that had people adding these garages to their ideabooks in droves. Read the Article