Houzz is an online social network that is becoming increasingly popular and useful to a variety of folks. From interior designers, contractors, architects, DIY’ers, design enthusiasts, and just the average homeowner– Houzz has become a central hub for home improvement information, pictures, and ideas. On a monthly basis, the Houzz website attracts over 14 million visitors; it is the largest residential remodeling community online. It is also noteworthy that 90% of all Houzz members are homeowners and over 2 million of its members are home improvement professionals—giving homeowners the ability to directly connect with and view the body of work from the professionals that are both nearby and on the otherside of the country.
The Houzz website has only been around since 2009 and has rapidly been growing and gaining in popularity ever since its creation. Houzz was built behind the idea of helping homeowners and professionals to have one central location to keep their ideas, inspirations, and portfolios for home improvement projects; as well as to continue to find more of these ideas, tips, or photos that are out there in this vast community of remodeling enthusiasts—all of this being accomplished in one place. Members through Houzz can continue to inspire, educate, and connect themselves and others with the idea and vision of creating one’s dream home.
The website is built mainly around being visual, with over 2 million photos for users to look at in the Houzz database in addition to the millions of personal photos that are shared by Houzz members. A user can navigate and narrow their search down to find precisely what they are looking for. Photos can be searched by style, room, location, and by key words that may be associated with a particular kind of photo that a user is searching for.
It is 100% free to become a member with Houzz. It is easy to use and if you have a passion for remodeling or are looking for some inspiration or help with creating your dream home—join the world’s largest online remodeling community and get started!