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Discussing the Zen Garden Design
Project: Craftsman Bungalow, Episode 13, Part 2
Bob tours the remodeled Sears kit house in Studio City, CA. He takes a look at the newly landscaped front yard and new exterior paint treatment, then heads inside to join homeowners Gavin and Michelle. With a comfortable master suite, and French doors opening onto the ample new porch addition-- complete with barbecue, Zen garden, and steps down to the green slate swimming pool-- it's truly a dream home for the century's end, with all the charm and craftsmanship of its beginning.
- Part 1: Tour of the Home's Remodeled Exterior
- Part 2: Discussing the Zen Garden Design
- Bob meets with Donald Young for a tour of the home's Zen garden. Donald discusses the plant choices and lighting requirements in a garden of this size. Slate tiles are also added to create a rock garden.
- Part 3: Tour of the Craftsman-Style Interior Decor
Bob Vila oversees the remodel of a Craftsman bungalow in Los Angeles, CA. It's a vintage kit house, purchased from a Sears & Roebuck catalog in 1923 and built in Hollywood. Working with contractors, Bob helps restore the home's thoughtful details while adding improvements fit for the owners' modern lifestyle.
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