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Ann Arbor's thriving art scene, bustling downtown area and plethora of parks and gardens make it one of the most livable cities in the country. It's also home to the University of Michigan and the largest American football stadium in the world.

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HGTV Urban Oasis 2016 in Ann Arbor, Michigan

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Wait, what's that? You've always wanted to live in a city that offers both a fervent football fanbase and a diverse selection of markets, restaurants and performance venues? Then you need to enter to win HGTV's Urban Oasis. Located in the heart of Ann Arbor, Mich., this charming bungalow boasts eclectic decor that matches the city's funky, youthful attitude.

Tour every part of the house, then enter twice a day until November 22 for your chance to win this inviting oasis.

First, swoon over the exterior.

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Strong Street Presence

Dark and lighter green paint colors, attractive siding and a roof with high-dimension shingles give the Craftsman home a strong street presence and major curb appeal.

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Friendly Front Porch

The front porch has carefully chosen details that make the space the perfect spot for casual conversation or enjoying a glass of iced tea on a warm day.

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Welcoming Space

Different patterns add texture to the welcoming front porch, which offers a relaxed space for enjoying the neighborhood and street life.

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Have a Seat

Four modern weather-resistant teak rocking chairs with a gentle curve on the seat and back provide comfortable seating on the porch. The chairs include jute and wool pillows with a split-weave design and black cotton back.

Funky Footstools

Four ivory-and-black handcrafted wool-and-jute puff footstools provide function and add pattern and texture to the porch.

Iron Side Tables

Striped Area Rug

A durable mildew- and mold-resistant black and bone striped area rug, placed over gray composite decking, offers a comfortable surface underfoot and adds bold design to the front porch.

First-Rate Front Door

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Handsome Handle

The front door's sturdy exterior handle has a pleasing patina that provides the perfect finishing touch for the entry.

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Extra Touch

A dentil shelf adds authentic Craftsman character and dimension to the home's handsome front entry door.

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Got Mail

A wall-mount mailbox by the home's front door offers an easy way to receive and send mail, and the at-door style reflects the urban community.

Sleek Fans

A pair of sleek modern vintage-style ceiling fans helps circulate the air from above and keep the front porch cool on warm days.

Lovely Landscaping

Hydrangeas, monkey grass and Japanese maples are part of the graceful landscaping outside the front porch of the HGTV Urban Oasis 2016. The landscape was designed by students from nearby University of Michigan.

Smooth-Leaf Hydrangeas

The smooth-leaf hydrangeas that dot the home's landscaping have creamy flower heads that form flattened spheres and add beauty and texture to the yard.

Low-Maintenance Perennial

Coneflower attracts birds and butterflies to the yard and provides a wonderful cut flower to gather, add to a vase and bring inside the home to beautify the dinner table.

Lush Surroundings

This view looking towards the back of the screened porch highlights the home's lush and green surroundings that feature a well-chosen selection of flowers, plants and trees.

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Urban Farming

In the backyard, a starter chicken coop handcrafted from 100% North American Appearance Grade Western Red Cedar means a supply of fresh eggs stays within easy reach.

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Pretty Privacy Screen

One of the most popular evergreen privacy screens, arborvitae also adds height and texture to the lush yard.

Raised Garden Beds

In the edible garden also designed by students from University of Michigan, galvanized corrosion-resistant troughs with round ends create raised beds for tomatoes, basil, dill, nasturtium and more edibles. Holes were drilled into the bottom of the troughs to provide adequate drainage.

Fresh Tomatoes

Homegrown striped heirloom cherry tomatoes grow in the backyard, ready to top a salad or be eaten whole as snacks.

Right Size

Tomatoes and lemongrass sit nearby the durable starter chicken coop that protects hens in a small footprint made for an urban yard.

Nice Features

The ergonomically friendly starter chicken coop with updraft ventilated roost includes a waterer and feeder to keep the hens happy and healthy.

Marvelous Mint

Fresh mint that can be used to add bright flavor and aroma in an endless number of recipes grows in the yard's galvanized troughs.

Variety of Herbs

Basil, dill and nasturtium also grow in the home's lush yard. Nasturtium offers beautiful color with edible flowers and leaves that have a spicy taste akin to arugula.

Pest Protector

A variety of lettuces, tomatoes and marigolds sit side by side in the backyard, with marigolds planted with tomatoes to ward off pests.

Rain Runoff Solution

A common garden design technique for managing rain runoff in urban locations, here a dry creek bed and rain garden includes tough plants that can take shifts from wet to dry. The design accomplishes smart landscaping that fits the setting.

Smart Yard Design

Also part of the garden's smart rain runoff solution, large boulders frame stairs leading up the back of the house surrounded by perennial grasses and hydrangeas.

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Durable Dog House

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Hangout Spot

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Beautiful Bikes

A pair of high-quality six-speed electric bikes, perfect for exploring the neighborhood and commuting to work, come with a charger, a lithium ion battery and a tool kit, and they are part of the HGTV Urban Oasis 2016 prize package.

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Then, enter the master bedroom...

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Soothing Walls

The master bedroom walls have a faint blue-green color, similar to sea glass, that provides a soothing backdrop for the black and white accents used throughout the space. On the white bed, a pair of green decorative pillows with a geometric pattern pick up the wall color.

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Starburst Mirror

A large white starburst mirror decorates the wall above an elegant white console table with tapered spool legs and an LED smart TV in between.

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Collected Look

The master bedroom with touches of greenery and custom art was designed to look collected instead of having matching pieces that seem picked from a catalog.

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Stylish Shoe Storage

A white Scandinavian-style highboy with a thin profile on one side of the bed offers elegant storage for shoes and more.

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Glamorous Bed

White velvet fabric used for the upholstered bed with pewter nail-head trim adds glamour to the room, with a solid pine frame for durability. An arrangement of black and silver plates found at a local flea market decorates the wall above the bed.

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Distinctive Art

On the left side of the bed above a white writing desk with X-base legs hangs a large 4 x 3-foot framed close-up photograph of an Icelandic horse with mane flowing in the wind.

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Elegant Chairs

Black and cream side chairs with bonded leather seats and silver nail-head trim marry sleek modern lines with old world French style.

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Extra Detail

A bright nickel finish on the writing desk's drawer pull and corner hardware adds an extra detail that gives the desk a finished look.

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Adjustable Lamp

A minimalist-inspired black desk lamp features a lampshade that swivels a full 360 degrees, with an angled arm that adjusts to direct task lighting where needed.

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Personal Music Library

A Wi-Fi home audio speaker offers exceptional sound and the chance to create a personal music library.

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Unexpected Textile Art

A round black-and-white textile that was steamed, starched and then pressed and adhered to foam core acts as art that adds color and bold pattern to one of the walls in the master bedroom.

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Enjoy the View

To the left of the TV wall, three large casement windows looking out to the backyard bring in lots of natural light. Underneath the window sits a midcentury-style chest flanked by two elegant side chairs with bonded leather seats and silver nail-head trim.

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Relaxed Roman Shades

The master bedroom windows are covered with custom relaxed Roman shades with a botanical print that combines white, gray and sea glass tones.

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Rustic Drawers

The exposed wood drawers on the midcentury modern chest adds a touch of rustic style to this glamorous master bedroom with mostly white furniture.

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Perfect Backdrop

The engineered white oak floor with 5-inch planks and a satin sheen finish provides the perfect backdrop for this master bedroom with sea glass-colored walls and black and white furnishings and accessories.

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Pure Wool Rug

The hand-knotted wool rug with different shades of blue, gray and neutrals adds pattern and warmth under the bed.

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Locally Sourced Art

Custom framed art locally sourced from the Ann Arbor Art Fair decorates the master bedroom wall with the white console table and LED smart TV.

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Cozy Window Seat

A cozy window seat features a custom upholstered cushion with soft baskets below for storage of extra pillows, blankets and other bedroom essentials.

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Open Storage

Folded clothes sit on the top of the modern white console table with a semi-circle shape, with the lower shelf used to hold shoes and boots.

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High-Gloss Finish

The large white sunburst mirror features a bright high-gloss finish.

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Can't-Miss Chandelier

A nine-light polished nickel and white chandelier illuminates the master bedroom from above.

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Top-Notch Diffuser

An ultrasonic diffuser crafted from ceramic and wood with a rounded, pottery-inspired design gently lifts the scent of essential oils into the air in the HGTV Urban Oasis 2016 master bedroom.

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Bed and Bath

An inset panel door connects the master bedroom to the attached master bath, which has a brilliant blue color palette.

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And the master bathroom with major spa vibes.

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Bright and Inviting

With two skylights and windows that flood the room with lots of natural light, the bright and inviting master bath offers the perfect space to take an invigorating shower or enjoy a relaxing soak in the freestanding tub.

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Smart Floor Plan

The master bath floor plan includes a separate toilet closet that offers privacy, located by one of the room's two vanities that sit perpendicular to each other.

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Vanity and Mirror

The master bath's larger vanity, with solid maple drawer fronts painted bright white, includes a 40-inch-wide by 30-inch-high medicine cabinet with anodized aluminum construction and a durable rust-free and chip-free finish.

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Sophisticated Sink

The vanity's oval under-mount sink has an intricate textural paisley pattern on a white background. The master bath's other vanity has an under-mount sink decorated with a textural herringbone pattern, also on a white background.

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Artisan Towel Bar

A 24-inch towel bar with an attractive oil-rubbed bronze finish has a vintage artisan design that fits the character of this Craftsman home.

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Scaled-Down Size

The medicine cabinet above the master bath's smaller vanity has the same durable construction in a scaled-down size, with a fully mirrored interior including three adjustable tempered-glass shelves.

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Elegant Faucet

A Victorian-inspired faucet evokes elegance and charm with a column design, an oil-rubbed bronze finish and separate handles.

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Distinctive Towel Rings

The towel rings placed by each vanity have a distinctive rectangular shape and premium metal construction for durability.

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Custom-Look Lights

The master bath's three-light bath sconces above each vanity are made of hand-worked iron and solid brass and have a deep bronze finish and clear shades.

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Light and Bright

Crisp white Roman shades decorate the master bath's two windows that, along with the skylights above, make the space feel light and bright.

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Top-of-the-Line Tub

A complete audio system with hidden speakers and dual lumbar support that accommodates two-person bathing are two of the advanced features of this inviting freestanding oval tub.

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Natural Light

The skylights and windows make the brilliant-blue master bath seem even brighter.

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Dramatic Hardware

All of the hardware in the master bath, including the bath filter, is either black or very dark oil-rubbed bronze to provide nice contrast for the room's lighter finishes.

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Frameless Shower Door

The master bath's frameless clear glass sliding shower door with anodized dark bronze frame has a center-guided door system that offers a smooth and quiet sliding action.

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Contemporary Towel Bar

A slim towel bar provides hanging storage on the outside of the frameless shower door.

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Relaxing Rainhead

A traditional shower rainhead in a rich oil-rubbed bronze finish simulates a warm summer downpour, with an easy-to-clean spray face and a finish that resists corrosion and tarnishing.

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Handsome Handshower

The shower's striking oil-rubbed bronze handshower features an ergonomic, pivoting spray head and air-induction technology that maximizes the air and water mix for a powerful and consistent flow.

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Double Robe Hook

A double robe hook with premium metal construction for durability and a rich oil-rubbed bronze finish provides user-friendly hanging storage for robes, extra towels and more.

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Elegant Tissue Holder

The toilet tissue holder has an elegant look, with rich detailing and an oil-rubbed bronze finish.

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Walk-In Closet

An attached walk-in closet offers plenty of storage space with a double-hang system for pants, shirts, skirts and more.

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Door Double Hook

Like the double robe hook located by the shower, this second double robe hook behind the door offers a chance to hang and highlight a shirt or jacket to wear the next day.

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Now, tour the guest suite...

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Gorgeous Guest Bedroom

A bold evergreen striped ceiling and bright white walls with slate blue, black and white accents bring balance to this fresh and light guest bedroom with a masculine feel.

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Wingback Bed

The guest bedroom's inviting white wingback queen bed is layered with a combination of medium gray coverlets and patterned and solid pine-green pillows that pick up the color used for the 7-inch stripes on the ceiling.

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Stylish Nightstands

Classic modern chests with a warm pecan finish, chrome handles and sleek lines serve as stylish nightstands that offer storage on each side of the bed. The windows behind the bed have relaxed Roman shades with rounded bottoms that bring some softness to this room with lots of straight lines.

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Sleek Speaker

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Table Lamp Alternative

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Display Storage

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Great Prize

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Comfortable and Stylish

With plush foam padding for added support, the guest bedroom's glamorous white wingback bed is also ultra-comfortable.

Plush Pillows

Bohemian-style throw pillows in a gray-and-ivory diamond-and-stripe pattern offer texture and woven warmth when combined with solid pine green pillows on the top of the bed.

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Extra Seating

Midcentury modern-style chairs along the window provide extra seating in this bright and light guest bedroom.

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Custom Drapes

On the three large windows that overlook the backyard, custom-made drapery in medium gray linen lower the general light level of the guest bedroom and provide some privacy when needed.

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Midcentury Chairs

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Bedroom Dresser

Across from the end of the bed on an opposite wall sits a long six-drawer dresser that offers lots of storage, with a 48-inch flat panel TV above.

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Special Features

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Sconces with Style

Two of the same oil-rubbed-bronze arm wall sconces used on each side of the bed were added to each side of the dresser, providing light without taking up surface space.

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Extra Storage Space

The large six-drawer dresser has tapered legs that lift the piece of furniture off the floor, providing space for cleaning underneath. Slim, simple-lined knobs give a sleek appearance.

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First Floor Location

The first floor guest room opens up to the home's back hallway with a mudroom. A powder room, laundry room and the home's kitchen are also just steps away.

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Contemporary Style Rug

An 8' x 11' contemporary-style area rug under the bed features a black background with shimmery metallic black and ivory designs.

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Stunning Chandelier

The guest bedroom's unique six-light chandelier with wood beads and a hand-painted tobacco finish provides illumination with style.

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Local Flavor Artwork

A custom 6' x 4' framed painting of a wolverine decorates one of the guest bedroom's walls and gives a nod to the University of Michigan's mascot.

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Bed and Bath

The dynamic geometric tiles used for the adjacent guest bathroom are on display when the door between the guest bedroom and bathroom sits open.

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And the guest bathroom.

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Dramatic Style

The kaleidoscope pattern of the dynamic geometric ceramic tiles lining the walls and ceiling brings the guest bathroom to life and provides a stunning backdrop for the spacious vanity and spa-worthy steam shower.

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Cohesive Look

While the strong pattern of the geometric ceramic tiles with a low-sheen glaze makes a statement, the guest bathroom's simple black, gray and white color scheme gives the space a cohesive look.

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Double Vanity

The spacious double vanity, with solid maple drawer fronts painted white, offers attractive storage for bath essentials.

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Elegant Medicine Cabinets

On the wall above the double vanity, two anodized aluminum single-door medicine cabinets with oil-rubbed-bronze frames feature adjustable glass shelves for storage of toiletries and bath items.

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Distinctive Sinks

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Two-Handle Faucet

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Towel Ring

An oil-rubbed bronze towel ring with crisp lines, rich detailing and durable solid-brass construction provides a stylish way to air-dry hand towels.

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Swing Arm Sconces

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Steam Shower

The semi-frameless design of the guest bathroom's steam shower allows the dramatic tile to shine and gives the space a clean and open feel.

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Transitional Style

The steam shower with tempered glass and an anodized brushed nickel frame has strong straight lines that make it a good fit for both classic and contemporary spaces.

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Targeted Hydromassage

The inviting steam shower includes a single-function handshower with an oil-rubbed bronze finish that delivers a full and consistent spray, with an ergonomic sprayhead that pivots for targeted hydromassage.

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Many Choices

The guest bathroom's advanced steam shower offers many choices for an individualized spa-like experience that can invigorate or relax tired muscles.

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Distinct Shower Sprays

The wall-mount showerhead has three distinct sprays for the ultimate shower experience, including a gentle aerated spray, an invigorating massage spray to ease aches and pains, and an all-encompassing wide spray.

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Rain Shower

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Innovative Shower System

The digital interface of the guest bathroom's advanced shower system brings water, steam, lighting and music together for a completely customized and multi-sensory showering experience.

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Handsome Handles

The steam shower door includes inside and outside solid 12-inch handles that help provide a safe but stylish entrance and exit from the shower.

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Streamlined Toilet

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Shower Bench

A shower bench offers a spot to sit while shaving legs, or to store spa accessories like a back scrubber or bath sponge.

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Geometric Tiles

The black, gray and white geometric ceramic tiles have slight variations in tone and resist abrasion, creating an attractive and durable surface with a long life.

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Sleek Towel Bar

A 24-inch towel bar with an oil-rubbed bronze finish and durable solid-brass construction has a sleek profile and elegant look.

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Easy-Access Storage

A spacious walk-in closet off the guest bathroom was painted the same shade of evergreen used for the ceiling stripes of the adjacent guest bedroom, with a three-light flush mount light fixture in an old bronze finish providing illumination from above.

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Stocked Closet

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Adjacent Spaces

An open door gives a glimpse into the adjacent light and bright guest bedroom on the first floor of the home.

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Next, see the dreamy laundry room.

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Cool Blue Hues

In the powder room, pretty quatrefoil tiles in a fitting powder blue give a romantic air. 

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Stylish Pedestal Sink

The powder room’s white pedestal sink has a deep V-shaped basin and a contemporary style. It’s paired with a mirror that has a linen white wood frame with a catalyzed conversion varnish that offers a durable moisture-resistant finish.

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Fluid Design Faucet

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Terrific Tiles

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Wonderful Wall Sconce

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Sculptural Element

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Contemporary Towel Ring

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User-Friendly

The powder room's toilet tissue holder with an appealing oil-rubbed bronze finish includes an innovative and user-friendly pivot mechanism to make changing rolls of toilet tissue a simple task.

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Soothing Space

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Creative Wall Art

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Connected Spaces

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Washable Tile

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Finishing Touches

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Wall Cabinet

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Eco-Friendly Dryer

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User-Friendly Washing Machine

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Laundry Light

A solid-cast metal cage flush mount light with an old bronze finish illuminates the laundry room from above.

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White Oak Floors

The home's engineered white oak plank floors have a satin sheen finish in a distinctive shade of antique pewter gray that provides a neutral but also rich backdrop.

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Smart Layout

This view shows the laundry room's close proximity to the back door of the home, which leads to an outdoor courtyard and freestanding garage with attached screened porch.

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Cleaning Products

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Creative Wall Art

A selection of grade school textbooks found in a trunk in the existing home were hung in the mudroom to create eye-catching wall art with history.

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Hanging Storage

This view illustrates the close proximity between the mudroom and nearby powder room. Hooks by the back door offer hanging storage for bags, hats and jackets. A framed letter found in the existing home hangs above.

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Dimension and Character

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Oh, and the kitchen is to die for...

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Well-Designed Layout

The configuration of the cabinets and the thoughtful, well-designed layout make the welcoming, open kitchen seem larger than actual size.

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Midcentury Stools

Midcentury-style 30-inch stools with faux black leather seats, low back rests and lipped edges provide comfy seating at the kitchen's center island.

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Connected Spaces

The open kitchen flows into the adjacent dining room, with a coordinating color scheme and design details that help the two spaces blend together seamlessly.

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Innovative Stainless Sink

The kitchen's innovative undermount stainless steel sink includes a bamboo cutting board, colander, two multipurpose grated racks and a wash bin, with three graduated ledges in the basin that allows accessories to be placed at a preferred height.

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Touchless Faucet

This main sink includes an advanced touchless kitchen faucet with a rich oil-rubbed bronze finish and a new docking system that uses magnetic force to secure the pull-down spray head to the spout.

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Wall of Windows

Three large casement windows on the kitchen's sink wall offer a view of the neighbor's side yard with vegetable garden.

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Handy Bar Sink

On the island, an undermount bar sink with premium quality 16-gauge stainless steel construction includes a custom-fit wineglass rack that allows glasses to drip dry into the basin.

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Useful Features

Like the main kitchen sink, the bar sink includes the same touchless faucet in an oil-rubbed bronze finish with an easy-to-use single lever handle that makes it a snap to adjust water temperature.

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Concrete Counters

The kitchen counters, made of concrete and installed by a local artisan, reflect the kind of detailed craftsmanship that fits with the style of this home.

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Advanced Microwave

Above the kitchen's slide-in gas range sits a microwave with a durable and easy-to-clean ceramic enamel interior and a heating feature that toasts, crisps and browns food.

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Remote Control

The slide-in gas range has many advanced features, including WiFi connectivity that allows the cooktop to be remotely monitored for safety. With WiFi, the user can also remotely adjust time and temperature on the oven.

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Cooking Flexibility

This gas range's dual-door design with two independent temperature controls and convection systems offers the ultimate in cooking flexibility.

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Illuminated Knobs

The blue LED illuminated knobs on the gas range let the homeowner know the cooktop is on; the visible blue light can be seen from a distance. 

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Powerful Heating

Offering the most powerful and precise heating available, the range's flexible burner includes two independent heating elements with power ranging from a high of 22,000 BTU to a true simmer of 900 BTU.

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Sleek Microwave

The stylish glass touch-control microwave has a seamless and integrated design that offers a clean and sleek look.

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Multi-Functional Island

The island acts as a true command center of the kitchen, offering storage, a handy bar sink and seating for casual entertaining and meals.

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Efficient Layout

The smart kitchen layout includes lots of organized cabinets and drawers designed around the top-of-the-line black stainless steel refrigerator to take advantage of every inch of storage space available.

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Four-Door Refrigerator

The kitchen's flexible four-door black stainless refrigerator offers the latest technology to help manage both life and home.

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High-Tech Features

The innovative counter-depth refrigerator includes three built-in cameras for food management accessible from a mobile device, and a full entertainment and information center where family calendars, notes and photos can be shared.

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Window Treatments

A custom touch was added to the cordless white solar Roman shades: collegiate plaid fabric fitting to the room’s classic black-and-white color scheme.

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Handsome Floor

Like the rest of the home, the kitchen includes an engineered white oak floor with a satin sheen finish that provides a rich and neutral backdrop for the space.

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Cabinets and Drawers

The kitchen's bright white painted Shaker-style maple cabinets and drawers have simple black geometric knobs and cup pulls with a hand-forged, Craftsman look.

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Eye-Catching Backsplash

Shimmery black granite geometric tiles with a polished finish, which highlights the pattern, were used for the kitchen's eye-catching backsplash that runs from the top of the counter all the way to the ceiling.

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Advanced Technology Dishwasher

The kitchen's 24-inch top-control dishwasher offers advanced technology, including a powerful sweeping wall of water to clean every item in the dishwasher.

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Central Location

The open kitchen is located right off the mudroom by the home's back door, which offers access to the outdoor courtyard and freestanding garage with attached screened porch.

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Cleaning Products

A collection of high-quality cleaning products and mops are included in the HGTV Urban Oasis 2016 prize package to help clean and maintain the home's engineered white oak floors.

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Pretty Pendants

Three elegant metal pendants with a dark bronze (almost black) finish and glass shades provide stylish illumination over the multi-purpose island.

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With an equally stylish dining room to match.

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Gathering Place

The well-detailed dining room open to the adjacent kitchen mixes midcentury-style chairs with a rustic-look table and traditional lighting and window treatments, creating a transitional gathering space with style.

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Great Location

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Plenty of Seating

The rustic round pedestal dining table offers the chance to maximize seating capacity without making guests feel crowded.

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Sleek Dining Chairs

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Ravishing Rug

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Rustic Elegance

The dining table's pine-wood brown finish offers a sophisticated look that works in both modern and rustic spaces.

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Multi-Functional Room

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Coordinating Spaces

This look into the neutral dining room from the open kitchen shows the cohesive design details and coordinating colors used in both spaces.

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Fabulous Floor

The dining room's engineered white oak plank floor has a satin sheen finish in an antique pewter gray that works perfectly with the black and white accents used throughout the home.

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Framed Mirror

A rectangular walnut framed mirror in the corner helps reflect just a bit more light into the dining room.

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Charming Chandelier

The eight-light chandelier above the dining room table with a repeated hug-and-kiss motif has an Arts and Crafts feel and an English bronze finish that complements the door hardware used throughout the house.

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Extra Light

Walls sconces placed above the dining room's double-hung windows offer additional illumination and a pleasing glow.

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Window Dressing

Gray drapery panels combined with cordless smooth-lift solar shades offer an easy, flexible way to allow natural light inside but also create privacy or block light during especially warm and sunny days.

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Connected Spaces

This view into the classic black-and-white kitchen from the dining room shows the strong connection and great flow between the adjacent spaces.

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User-Friendly Design

The design of the round pedestal dining table makes it user-friendly. With no legs, everyone at the table can sit comfortably without one or two guests feeling jammed into a tight corner.

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Comfort and Style

The dining room balances comfort and good looks by employing great lighting and a mix of colors, design styles and textures, creating a space with an inviting personality.

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Cuddle up in the cozy living room.

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Open and Inviting

With high ceilings and tall windows that allow natural light inside, the welcoming open living room includes a floating floor plan with a tiled fireplace flanked by two identical sofas.

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Seamless Connection

This view shows the close proximity the living room enjoys with the front door of the home and the staircase that leads up to the second floor with the master bedroom and bath.

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Color Scheme

Both the living room and dining room have a softened color scheme with the ceilings and walls painted the same shade of green-gray and window trim painted in a similar tone. "The trim is actually two shades darker, but when you see them together, they look like they're the same," says designer Brian Patrick Flynn.

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Directed Light

Steel pharmacy lamps with a durable oil-brushed bronze finish are placed by each sofa to provide directed light for reading.

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Focal Point Fireplace

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Hand-Knotted Area Rug

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Craftsman Flavor

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Tiled Surround

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Midcentury Sofas

The living room's two midcentury-style dark gray sofas have tapered wood legs, tufted seating and slight wraparound backs for support. The sofas include white throw blankets and gray and green pillows with different geometric patterns for extra comfort.

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Original Artwork

Commissioned original artwork of a vintage late-1950s Woody Station Wagon brings a touch of local flavor and Motor City history into the HGTV Urban Oasis 2016 living room.

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Charming Chandelier

The living room's eight-light chandelier with clean lines and midcentury style has an old-bronze finish and white shades. The chandelier is suspended in the center of the room over the front of the coffee table.

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Flexible Seating

A pair of black iron drum stools provides an accent piece sturdy enough for seating, but that can also be used to display decorative items.

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Local Flavor

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Handle and Lock

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Stylish Seating

A wishbone-style chair with solid wood frame and woven seat provides stylish seating by the staircase to the second floor. Framed custom artwork decorates the wall above the chair.

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Carefully Curated Look

This view into the living room from the staircase highlights the mix of midcentury furniture and rustic accessories that give the space a distinct personality and inviting feel.

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Entertain on the stylish screened porch.

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Backyard Beauty

The beauty of the home's long backyard and urban garden can be enjoyed from this comfortable and stylish screened porch made for lounging and entertaining.

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Connected Spaces

A low-maintenance clear tempered glass and aluminum garage door opens up the garage to the attached screened porch. When the garage door sits open, both spaces flow together to create the ultimate casual urban entertaining space.

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Touch of Greenery

The screened porch includes two tall plants in containers and smaller tabletop plants to bring the outdoors inside.

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Woven Coffee Tables

Handwoven with natural abaca fiber, the two large round coffee tables with sturdy hardwood legs are a perfect fit for the neutral, natural design of the well-detailed screened porch.

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Rugged Speaker

A dust-proof, drop-proof and waterproof wireless speaker with a rubberized exterior keeps the tunes coming for casual gatherings.

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Additional Seating

Three wood outdoor lounge chairs with the same durable construction as the wood framed sofas provide additional seating for hanging out in the screened porch.

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Earthy Pillows

Assorted kilim pillows in rich earthy tones add a layer of color and texture to the neutral and natural design of the welcoming screened porch.

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Cozy Throw

A soft, simple blanket on one of the two sofas provides warmth on chilly nights.

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Striped Area Rugs

Two neutral area rugs with a bone background and classic black stripe were placed side by side to resemble one huge area rug covering up the entire space.

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Relaxed Lounging

The screened porch offers a spot to enjoy backyard views while catching up on emails or the latest news.

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Classic Console

A 1950s record player console that still plays local radio and old records was found inside the house and incorporated into the design of the screened porch. On top of the console, two textured table lamps in antique stone ivory with brushed aluminum details and beige linen shades illuminate the porch at night.

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Flat Screen TV

A slim-design smart TV mounted in the corner above the console allows guests to catch the big game or their favorite HGTV show.

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Solid Teak Sofas

The two wood outdoor sofas provide comfortable seating with solid teak construction and stainless steel detailing.

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Rope Detail

The woven-rope detail on the back and sides of the wood outdoor sofas gives each piece of furniture a distinctive and rustic look.

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Entry Door

The smooth fiberglass entry door from the garage into the screened porch has three lights of clear glass and a bronze interior and exterior finish.

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Coordinating Spaces

This view from the screened porch looking into the garage shows the easy connection between the two spaces, and the coordinating neutral designs with touches of Craftsman colors.

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Enticing Views

From the other direction, this view from the garage into the screened porch highlights the lush views that surround the urban retreat.

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Linger and Relax

With plenty of seating options and lush views of the home's long backyard and urban garden with chicken coop, the screened porch invites guests to linger and relax.

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Finally, end the day in the lounge-friendly garage and patio.

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High-Style Garage

The forest green shingled freestanding garage with carriage-style doors takes design and color cues from the main house. The well-detailed garage offers both storage and hangout space, with a paved courtyard that anchors the structure to the home's back door.

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Fully Stocked

Front carriage-style doors open to reveal a garage fully stocked with top-of-the-line recreational equipment, a work bench, a lounge area for relaxing, a dining table and decidedly collegiate plaid papered walls.

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Flexible Seating

Three indoor/outdoor taupe bean bag chairs with pillows provide comfortable and flexible seating that can be easily moved when the garage is being used to store a car.

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Sturdy Kayaks

A pair of sturdy one-person kayaks designed for long-distance paddling hang on the garage wall. The kayaks feature a lightweight design and UV construction that helps protect against cracking, fading or peeling.

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Plaid Papered Walls

A washable gray tartan plaid wallpaper adds pleasing pattern to the garage, and reflects the collegiate location of this Ann Arbor home. The garage also includes a retro-style pedestal fan with oil-rubbed bronze tripod legs and a satin nickel finish to cool down the space on warm days.

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High-Quality Bikes

The garage is perfect for storing the pair of urban electric bikes, ideal for commuting and recreation, that are part of the HGTV Urban Oasis 2016 prize package.

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Easy Entry

An attractive bronze door, with insulated smooth fiberglass construction and three panes of clear glass, provides entry from the garage to the attached screened porch.

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Open Things Up

This larger, trendy glass and aluminum garage door also provides entry into the attached screened porch for big gatherings that call for the two spaces to feel like one.

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Framed View

The open glass and aluminum garage door frames a beautiful glimpse into the attached screened porch that offers space to lounge and enjoy views of the property's lush green landscape.

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Coordinating Spaces

A similar neutral color scheme and natural design helps the attached screened porch blend nicely with the urban garage.

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Roomy Tool Chest

A sturdy 15-drawer tool chest made from steel and rubberwood offers storage for tools of all sizes and shapes. A pretty collection of glass cylinders and vases that can be used for fresh flowers from the garden sits on top of the tool chest.

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Dual-Purpose Table

The garage includes a wood and metal dining table that can be used to share a casual meal, or as a space to work on plans for the next home or garden project.

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Rustic and Modern

The sturdy dining table is crafted from solid oak and metal, with legs in an X formation that give the piece of furniture a rustic feel.

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Play Some Tunes

A rugged wireless Bluetooth speaker makes music available for casual gatherings in the garage.

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Fresh Breeze

A vintage-style ceiling fan adds personality and helps keep the seating area in the garage comfortable during warm days.

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Durable Doors

The energy-efficient carriage-style doors with an insulated steel base are finished with faux wood composite cladding and overlay, giving the garage a strong presence and attractive look.

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Have a Seat

White rattan chairs with a curved seat and ottomans offer a way to enjoy the sun and lush surroundings in the courtyard. The chairs include green-on-green pillows that are made from weather resistant fabric and have an eye-catching geometric print.

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Creative Recycling

A large old tree had to be cut down but was creatively turned into an attractive sculptural oversized planter with midcentury paperclip-style legs for the courtyard.

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Rustic Charm

A close-up view of the oversized planter shows the rich grain of the wood that gives a unique look and rustic charm.

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Back Door

This view of the paved courtyard looking towards the house shows the stairs that lead to the back door with the mudroom just inside.

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Pretty Path

Attractive pavers laid in an irregular pattern create the path to the courtyard at the back of the Craftsman home.