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Photos: Basement remodel gives family its work/life balance back

When work began taking over common areas of her Mableton home, this business woman changed her commute to the downstairs.
Photos: Asian design inspires decor for downsizing

Photos: Asian design inspires decor for downsizing

This Stone Mountain home shows beautiful home design in a downsized house.
PHOTOS: Decatur condo’s secret is stylish storage options

PHOTOS: Decatur condo’s secret is stylish storage options

When Paul and Tricia Dusseault downsized to their Decatur condo, they didn't compromise on style or storage.
PHOTOS: Owner’s art anchors the design in this Smyrna home

PHOTOS: Owner’s art anchors the design in this Smyrna home

When a Smyrna artist owns a French cottage with about 3,000 square feet, design influence is evident beyond the in-home studio.
Photos: Condo in century-old Midtown home gets stylish update

Photos: Condo in century-old Midtown home gets stylish update

This Private Quarters home shows off a redesigned Midtown condo just a block from the Margaret Mitchell House.
Traditional style for a modern family in Buckhead

Traditional style for a modern family in Buckhead

This 1930s house, which was gutted and redesigned, will be in the Cathedral Antiques Show Tour of Homes.
Photos: Virginia-Highland redo makes bungalow functional for family of four

Photos: Virginia-Highland redo makes bungalow functional for family of four

PHOTOS: Bold colors and antiques are highlights of Buckhead tour home

PHOTOS: Bold colors and antiques are highlights of Buckhead tour home

Bright artwork and paint pop against traditional furniture in this four-bedroom home.
Photos: Minimalist style in historical West End bungalow

Photos: Minimalist style in historical West End bungalow

This West End Atlanta home renovation shows historic style.
Photos: Atlanta couple retrofits Home Park abode into personalized ‘Moon Base Alpha’

Photos: Atlanta couple retrofits Home Park abode into personalized ‘Moon Base Alpha’

Photos: Empty nesters embrace new lifestyle in historic Roswell

Photos: Empty nesters embrace new lifestyle in historic Roswell

Couple thinks less about downsizing and more about future with grandkids.
Private Quarters: Marietta Square fans tweak open floor plan to fit new lifestyle

Private Quarters: Marietta Square fans tweak open floor plan to fit new lifestyle

PHOTOS: Distinctive Avondale Estates Craftsman makes a statement

PHOTOS: Distinctive Avondale Estates Craftsman makes a statement

If this 4,000-square-foot house in Avondale Estates looks familiar, it's because it was a filming location for 'The Vampire Diaries'
PHOTOS: Virginia-Highland bungalow decked out for Christmas

PHOTOS: Virginia-Highland bungalow decked out for Christmas

The holiday decor in this 3,200-square-foot home, which has three bedrooms and 3 ½ baths, blends seamlessly with the year-round furniture and fixtures. 
Photos: Inside Ben Carson’s $1.2 million Florida home

Photos: Inside Ben Carson’s $1.2 million Florida home

The five bedroom, 6000 ft., and 4.5 bathroom is a mini-mansion that sits in a golfing community and comes with marble floors, custom built-in's throughout, remote operated window coverings along with a tastefully upgraded chefs kitchen.
Buckhead’s Spotswood Hall enjoys another close-up this holiday season

Buckhead’s Spotswood Hall enjoys another close-up this holiday season

With its two-story pedimented portico and rear rotunda, this Buckhead house is a must-see on the homes tour.
Photos: Grant Park renovation and home tour appearance years in the making

Photos: Grant Park renovation and home tour appearance years in the making

Rob Smith and Carl Mattison rebuilt their historical Grant Park home in time for the Grant Park Candlelight Tour of Homes.
PHOTOS: Designer’s Virginia-Highland tour home has timeless family vibe

PHOTOS: Designer’s Virginia-Highland tour home has timeless family vibe

For Eryn Houck, home is where her children are; so it comes as no surprise that her two sons and daughter figured prominently in renovations to her Craftsman bungalow, which is on the 22nd annual Virginia-Highland tour of homes.
Private Quarters: City cottage in College Park showcases school spirit

Private Quarters: City cottage in College Park showcases school spirit

PHOTOS: Home was once a 1930s lodge in historic Atlanta area

PHOTOS: Home was once a 1930s lodge in historic Atlanta area

The house is believed to be one of the first homes in the Peachtree Heights East neighborhood. (~ 2,000 square feet, three bedrooms, two-and-a-half baths)
PHOTOS: Marietta home's design revolves around mercury

PHOTOS: Marietta home's design revolves around mercury

The 7,500-square-foot house has six bedrooms and six baths.
Chick-fil-A exec's Mableton home is meant to be enjoyed

Chick-fil-A exec's Mableton home is meant to be enjoyed

The home has six bedrooms and 6 1/2 bathrooms. It is within walking distance of the kids' private school and features a remodeled basement with reclaimed wood.
PHOTOS: How Instagram inspired the beachy vibe of this Old Fourth Ward bungalow

PHOTOS: How Instagram inspired the beachy vibe of this Old Fourth Ward bungalow

This 1920s house has three bedrooms and 2 1/2 baths.
Photos: Renovated home in historic Roswell has museum-like features

Photos: Renovated home in historic Roswell has museum-like features

Musicians find their rhythm in Castleberry Hill loft

Musicians find their rhythm in Castleberry Hill loft

Michael and Catherine Giel spent two years searching for an intown Atlanta loft with a soundproof space. They finally found a two-bedroom loft with a first-floor garage they could turn into a music studio.
Private Quarters: Rustic charm found throughout Buckhead cottage

Private Quarters: Rustic charm found throughout Buckhead cottage

2,700 square feet, four bedrooms, three baths
Retaining Craftsman-style character in Candler Park tour home

Retaining Craftsman-style character in Candler Park tour home

Private Quarters: Midtown condo showcases contemporary art, amazing view

Private Quarters: Midtown condo showcases contemporary art, amazing view

This 2,300-square-foot home has three bedrooms, three baths, floor-to-ceiling windows and about 50 pieces of paintings, photos and sculptures.
Photos: Midcentury modern designer redo on East Lake Home Tour

Photos: Midcentury modern designer redo on East Lake Home Tour

Private Quarters: Stylist fashions a Vinings renovation with timeless pieces

Private Quarters: Stylist fashions a Vinings renovation with timeless pieces

Private Quarters: A spa-like sanctuary at home

Private Quarters: A spa-like sanctuary at home

Private Quarters: Art, activity abound in Buckhead home

Private Quarters: Art, activity abound in Buckhead home

Artist Nancy B. Westfall's 4,400-square-foot Buckhead home has five bedrooms, 6 1/2 baths and an art studio.
Private Quarters: Classic contemporary home at Lake Lanier

Private Quarters: Classic contemporary home at Lake Lanier

Private Quarters: Cozy chic DIY style in Lithia Springs

Private Quarters: Cozy chic DIY style in Lithia Springs

The Lithia Springs home, which has three bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths and about 2,200 square feet, was built in 2008.
Private Quarters: Handsome Buckhead townhome exudes formal air

Private Quarters: Handsome Buckhead townhome exudes formal air

Private Quarters: Designer's farmhouse chic home in Milton

Private Quarters: Designer's farmhouse chic home in Milton

Rachel Greathouse's 5,500-square-foot house is “not a typical traditional Georgia-style home,” she said. “We made an offer in two days.”
Private Quarters: Chic family home in Cumming

Private Quarters: Chic family home in Cumming

3,662 square feet, five bedrooms, four baths
Private Quarters: A thrifter's haven in Roswell

Private Quarters: A thrifter's haven in Roswell

2,178 square feet, four bedrooms, two-and-a-half baths
Private Quarters: Roswell home blends heirlooms with modern design

Private Quarters: Roswell home blends heirlooms with modern design

About 5,000 square feet, four bedrooms, four full and two half-baths
Private Quarters: Room for music and more in Midtown Victorian

Private Quarters: Room for music and more in Midtown Victorian

Eclectic mix of original Victorian elements with modern conveniences.
Private Quarters: Home with wine cave in Vinings

Private Quarters: Home with wine cave in Vinings

7,100 square feet, four bedrooms, five full and two half baths.
Private Quarters: Party-ready property on Grant Park home tour

Private Quarters: Party-ready property on Grant Park home tour

More than 1,885 square feet, three bedrooms, two baths
Private Quarters: Artful balance of old and new in Chamblee ranch home

Private Quarters: Artful balance of old and new in Chamblee ranch home

1,500 square feet, three bedrooms, two baths home
Private Quarters: Modern twist on Craftsman in Kirkwood tour home

Private Quarters: Modern twist on Craftsman in Kirkwood tour home

3,200 square feet, four bedrooms, three baths
Private Quarters: When the decor idea is IKEA

Private Quarters: When the decor idea is IKEA

Private Quarters has pulled together photos for homeowners we've featured that showed their creativity in adding Ikea to their home decor. Click through the gallery to find your next idea for a room or home makeover.
Private Quarters: Inman Park tour home showcases quirky mid-century style

Private Quarters: Inman Park tour home showcases quirky mid-century style

About 2,573 square feet, 5 bedrooms, 41/2 baths in main house and guest apartment
Private Quarters: Rustic, mid-century design highlights Druid Hills tour home

Private Quarters: Rustic, mid-century design highlights Druid Hills tour home

About 2,800 square feet, four bedrooms, three-and-a-half baths
Private Quarters: Designer’s touch for William T. Baker-designed home

Private Quarters: Designer’s touch for William T. Baker-designed home

William T. Baker-designed home in Atlanta has 8,000 square feet, seven bedrooms, seven-and-a-half baths
Private Quarters: Modern farmhouse in Milton

Private Quarters: Modern farmhouse in Milton

4,800 square feet, five bedrooms, five-and-a-half baths
Private Quarters: English countryside style in Sandy Springs

Private Quarters: English countryside style in Sandy Springs

3,800 square feet, four bedrooms, three-and-a-half baths
Private Quarters: Farmhouse with literary vibe in Cumming

Private Quarters: Farmhouse with literary vibe in Cumming

Bookstore turned farmhouse
Private Quarters: Creativity abounds in musician's Atlanta home

Private Quarters: Creativity abounds in musician's Atlanta home

A shotgun-style Craftsman with Colonial elements
Private Quarters: Mountains meet Southern traditional in Decatur home

Private Quarters: Mountains meet Southern traditional in Decatur home

The Decatur home of Scott and Denise Bailey features porches.
Private Quarters: Classic traditional home in Buckhead

Private Quarters: Classic traditional home in Buckhead

2,800 square feet, five bedrooms, three baths
Private Quarters: Low country look in Milton

Private Quarters: Low country look in Milton

4,750 square feet, five bedrooms, four-and-a-half baths
Private Quarters: Global, eclectic accents in new Atlanta home

Private Quarters: Global, eclectic accents in new Atlanta home

Traditional cottage with a bit of Craftsman
Private Quarters: New vision for Avondale Estates Georgian

Private Quarters: New vision for Avondale Estates Georgian

2,746 square feet, five bedrooms, three baths
Private Quarters: Vintage character in Virginia-Highland redo

Private Quarters: Vintage character in Virginia-Highland redo

3,500 square feet, five bedrooms, four baths Modern Craftsman bungalow built in 1930
Private Quarters: Southern preppy style in Union City home

Private Quarters: Southern preppy style in Union City home

2,500 square feet, three bedrooms, two baths
Private Quarters: Industrial meets French farmhouse in Castleberry Hill

Private Quarters: Industrial meets French farmhouse in Castleberry Hill

2,100 square feet, one bedroom, one bathroom
Private Quarters: Tudor Revival in East Lake

Private Quarters: Tudor Revival in East Lake

The couple took an unoccupied property and renovated it in four phases over two decades.
Private Quarters: Wheelchair accessible property in Cumming

Private Quarters: Wheelchair accessible property in Cumming

Renovations to make the home wheelchair accessible came within hours of closing.
Private Quarters: 128-year-old Grant Park Victorian with holiday glow

Private Quarters: 128-year-old Grant Park Victorian with holiday glow

3,500 square feet, four bedrooms, three-and-a-half baths
PHOTOS: Stunning Atlanta condo, 36 floors above Midtown

PHOTOS: Stunning Atlanta condo, 36 floors above Midtown

Private Quarters: 100-year-old Norcross farmhouse

Private Quarters: 100-year-old Norcross farmhouse

4,180 square feet, four bedrooms, three-and-a-half baths
Private Quarters: Spacious, chic new digs in Milton

Private Quarters: Spacious, chic new digs in Milton

“My home has a certain style. I like things that are very eclectic and colorful,” Holly Bacon said about her nearly 6,000 square-feet home on three acres.
Private Quarters: Virginia-Highland Craftsman with contemporary renovations

Private Quarters: Virginia-Highland Craftsman with contemporary renovations

Some people use paint colors as an accent. Candace Klein and Mark Hay used aboriginal art and a vibrant kitchen appliance.
Private Quarters: Restaurateurs revamp an Atlanta Craftsman

Private Quarters: Restaurateurs revamp an Atlanta Craftsman

Craftsman homes tend to be simple and cozy with visible exterior features such as porches and decorative trim.
Private Quarters: Chattahoochee Hills cottage a 'labor of love'

Private Quarters: Chattahoochee Hills cottage a 'labor of love'

“This is the first house that we’ve really built from the ground up, where we’ve chosen every single thing painfully."
Private Quarters: Eclectic feel in Vinings townhome

Private Quarters: Eclectic feel in Vinings townhome

3,150 square feet, three bedrooms, four-and-a-half baths
Private quarters: Inside the most expensive home in Alabama

Private quarters: Inside the most expensive home in Alabama

The most expensive home in Alabama, known as the “Guitar House,” will be up for auction on Oct. 31. The 55,000-square-foot mansion sits on 27 sprawling acres in the Shoal Creek community of Birmingham. The home is owned by former MedPartners CEO Larry House, whose rise and fall from fortune is as storied as the home itself.
Private Quarters: Personalizing a Powder Springs home

Private Quarters: Personalizing a Powder Springs home

The foreclosure's old laminate floors were replaced by hickory wood floors. Other upgrades came from the homeowner's personal style and bargain finds.
Private Quarters: Modern Atlanta condo with city views

Private Quarters: Modern Atlanta condo with city views

“You can just see everything. It’s constantly in motion,” the homeowner said.
Private Quarters: Metalwork, art in Castleberry Hill loft

Private Quarters: Metalwork, art in Castleberry Hill loft

The homeowner converted the former warehouse space into a living and entertaining space. See it on the Castleberry Hill Loft Tour Oct. 10.
Private Quarters: Brookhaven redo featured on homes tour

Private Quarters: Brookhaven redo featured on homes tour

"After searching and searching, house after house after house, we finally said, 'We love this property.'"
Private Quarters: Spacious Midtown loft with city views

Private Quarters: Spacious Midtown loft with city views

A love for the Rolling Stones drew David Oakey and Cindi Marshall Oakey together in 1997, and brought a British invasion, design-wise, to their Midtown Atlanta loft.
Private Quarters: Gold, glitz and glam in Midtown condo

Private Quarters: Gold, glitz and glam in Midtown condo

Jordan McAuley believes every home should have a lively, and even glitzy, spot for serving up cocktails and gossip.
Private Quarters: Serenity in Serenbe townhome

Private Quarters: Serenity in Serenbe townhome

Homeowner was drawn to what she calls Serenbe’s “city in the country” setting.
Private Quarters: Modern Buckhead condo with flair

Private Quarters: Modern Buckhead condo with flair

“The vibe of my house is mid-century modern with a tribal flair,” Jason Moattar said. “We love color.”
Kitchen at heart of chef's Decatur home

Kitchen at heart of chef's Decatur home

The former drug-infested property in sought-after Oakhurst neighborhood, is filled with antiques and interesting finds.
Private Quarters: Old World cottage in Chattahoochee Hills

Private Quarters: Old World cottage in Chattahoochee Hills

2,900 square feet, four bedrooms, three-and-a-half baths
Private Quarters: French country meets Southern charm in Cumming

Private Quarters: French country meets Southern charm in Cumming

3,400 square feet, four bedrooms, two-and-a-half baths
Private Quarters: French Country-style Smyrna home

Private Quarters: French Country-style Smyrna home

7,950 square feet with seven bedrooms
Private Quarters: Renovated Sandy Springs ’70s-style home with outdoor living

Private Quarters: Renovated Sandy Springs ’70s-style home with outdoor living

3,850 square feet, four bedrooms, four baths
Private Quarters: Arts, crafts come alive in Roswell home

Private Quarters: Arts, crafts come alive in Roswell home

Approximately 2,200 square feet, four bedrooms, two-and-a-half baths
Private Quarters: Roswell renovation for the family

Private Quarters: Roswell renovation for the family

6,650 square feet, including 1,875 square feet in the finished basement, six bedrooms, five-and-a-half baths
Private Quarters: Folk art fills Atlanta townhome

Private Quarters: Folk art fills Atlanta townhome

Slices of the South are found throughout the townhome, from pieces of a tree planted in Atlanta to folk art.
Private Quarters: Atlantic Station condo with art, city views

Private Quarters: Atlantic Station condo with art, city views

A cocktail party conversation in 2014 sparked Vicki Hooten’s move to a Midtown Atlanta condo.
Private Quarters: Forsyth Co. farmhouse with Scandinavian style

Private Quarters: Forsyth Co. farmhouse with Scandinavian style

The homeowners took queues from an ancestral farm home in Norway before building their Georgia home on 6 acres.
Private Quarters: Transitional home for entertaining in Alpharetta

Private Quarters: Transitional home for entertaining in Alpharetta

Kristen and Sean-Michael moved into the Alpharetta home before they had children and have updated the home with play areas for the boys.
Private Quarters: Roswell renovation in transitional style

Private Quarters: Roswell renovation in transitional style

The redesigned and renovated home features family antiques that hold sentimental value while bringing in unexpected elements.
Private Quarters: Wright-inspired modern in Virginia-Highland

Private Quarters: Wright-inspired modern in Virginia-Highland

The Karagas changed their lifestyle by moving from a traditional home in Lawrenceville to a warm modern in the popular, walkable intown neighborhood.
Private Quarters: 'Comfortable eclectic' condo in Midtown

Private Quarters: 'Comfortable eclectic' condo in Midtown

Photos: Paula Deen's Savannah home listed for $8.75M

Photos: Paula Deen's Savannah home listed for $8.75M

The property, named Riverbend, boasts a media room complete with a movie screen, projector and soda fountain, study aviary, pool with dive-in movie theater and a large master suite overlooking the river.
Private Quarters: Renovated Kirkwood home keeps historic charm

Private Quarters: Renovated Kirkwood home keeps historic charm

The home was built at the end of the Victorian era, but most of its architectural elements fit with the Craftsman era, according to the homeowners.
Private Quarters: Grant Park renovation balances old, new

Private Quarters: Grant Park renovation balances old, new

A fabulous 2015 home in a 1900's shell is how one of the residents describes it.
Private Quarters: Druid Hills home pays homage to 'Miss Daisy'

Private Quarters: Druid Hills home pays homage to 'Miss Daisy'

When a fellow parent mentioned the house next door to her was for sale, Saliers was charmed by the Georgian Revival architecture, original molding and its history.
Private Quarters: Century-old and modern style in Inman Park

Private Quarters: Century-old and modern style in Inman Park

Thea Quillian immediately fell in love with mustard yellow Inman Park home as soon as she walked in. “My husband said I had tears in my eyes,” she said.
Private Quarters: Marietta Tudor with personal touches

Private Quarters: Marietta Tudor with personal touches

Private Quarters: Historic Atlanta home with Masters mementos

Private Quarters: Historic Atlanta home with Masters mementos

Atlanta's second oldest home, Meadow Nook is located across the street from East Lake Golf Course.
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