Julie and the Remodelista team spent the week opening up their favorite summer houses for the season. They aired out musty rooms, gussied up guest quarters, and finally found a well-designed solution for the age-old compost problem:
Above: Julie takes a quick ferry ride from Sydney to vacation on tiny Dangar Island in A Modernist Vacation Retreat in Australia, Rental Edition.
Above: Margot goes in search of design-forward recycling solutions in 10 Easy Pieces: Recycling Bins.
Above: Window air conditioners don’t have to be ugly, it turns out; see 4 Attractive Window Air Conditioners, High to Low.
Above: Sturdy yet elegant: Julie recommends Subtly Glamorous Concrete Lights from Berlin.
Above: Steal this look: A Summer Bedroom Inspired by the Rose Hotel in LA.