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STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN When John Posey and Dennis Laird bought their Alameda Ridge residence, they transformed the near-vertical landscape into a paradise of palms, cacti and other hardy species.

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GLOBAL INSPIRATION Traveling and staying in great hotels gave homeowners John Posey and Dennis Laird inspiration for their living room decor, which combines both contemporary art pieces and antiques.

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RED LANTERN Bamboo stalks, red walls, and gold trim lend the dining room an Asian air. Though Posey and Laird are antique fanatics, they bought the Murano glass chandelier from the decidedly modern Design Within Reach.

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THE GLEAMING In the kitchen, polished marble tiles and white-painted cupboards with nickel handles bring the French contemporary look together.

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POOLSIDE SPLENDOR It’s like you’re on a constant holiday, says Posey (right) of his and Laird’s home, where potted cypresses, palms, and citrus trees encircle a saltwater pool and Jacuzzi.

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CREATURE COMFORTS For their bedroom, Posey and Laird went simple with white linens from French Quarter and soothing wood tones, but the Buddha bust, which they bought in Southeast Asia, adds a bold accent.

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