Houzz Product Properties Overview


Overview

Houzz.com is a marketplace focused on interior design, architecture and home remodeling.

After you integrate your Houzz Account, you can effortlessly manage your product details and Houzz Listings with Sellercloud.


Houzz Product Properties

To access the Houzz Properties page, go to Catalog > Manage Catalog > Open a Product > Toolbox > Houzz Properties.

General

FieldDescription
EnabledOnce enabled, Sellercloud will send inventory and price updates to Houzz Marketplace.
Products that are not Houzz-enabled will be considered to have zero quantity.
KeywordsProduct’s key features. Usually used to define Search Terms.
Houzz Product IDProduct’s identifier, assigned by Houzz.
Merchant SKUHouzz-specific SKU 
Ready to PostTo reveal which of the required details are missing, hover your cursor over the i icon next to the Ready To Post status.
UPCUniversal Product Code – a unique 12-digit numerical code assigned to a specific product.

Some product categories may not require the UPC. Enable the checkbox in such cases.

MPNManufacturer Part Number is a unique number issued by manufacturers to identify individual products.

Inventory

OptionsDescription
Enable Default QtyCheck to enable Sellercloud to send a specified inventory amount for a
Replenishable Product
to Houzz marketplace. This will be the amount sent regardless of actual availability.Alternatively, select the Default field on the right, if you wish to use the value set in your Houzz general company settings.
Enable Max QtyEnable if you want to use Max Qty.
Max QtyMaximum product quantity to be sent to Houzz. Once your product’s inventory is below the predefined Max Qty, the actual inventory value will be exported to the channel.

Check Default to use the Maximum Quantity set on Houzz General Company Settings

Safety QtyA quantity to subtract from the Available Quantity to prevent overselling. This amount won’t be included in the inventory feed.

Alternatively, check Default to use the product Safety Quantity from your Houzz General Company Settings.

Minimum Order QtySets the minimum permitted quantity to be ordered at a time.
Available QtyThe physical quantity in all sellable warehouses, minus unshipped orders and reserves.
Inventory Last SentTimestamp of the last inventory update sent to Houzz channel.
ReplenishableEnable for SKUs that are consistently restocked or tend to restock quickly. The Replenishable option keeps your listings active and prevents loss of potential sales, especially for hot-selling products. 

Pricing

OptionsDescription
Channel PriceAllows you to determine a product price specific to Houzz channel. 

Another possibility is to check the Default box to use the product’s Site price.

Standard Shipping PriceEnables you to define product’s shipping price for Houzz.

Alternatively, you can select the Default Product Shipping Preferences.

Houzz CostUse to specify the cost of the product for Houzz channel.

You can choose to utilize the Default Product Cost.

Shipping

OptionsDescription
Min Lead TimeThe shortest duration required to ship an order from the moment it is placed.
Max Lead TimeThe longest duration required to ship an order from the moment it is placed.
Shipping details should be defined in the Product’s General Tab.

Listing Details

OptionsDescription
Product TitleTitle to appear on your Houzz listing.
Product DescriptionProduct specifications to appear in your Houzz listing. 

If this field is empty, Product’s Default Long Description value will be displayed in your listing.

ManufacturerCompany that manufactures the product.
CategoryHouzz-specific category, required to post a listing. Click on Change to select a category name.
StyleProduct’s design type. Choose an option from the dropdown menu.
ColorAllows you to specify a product color.
Primary MaterialAllows you to specify the primary material of a product.
Designer/ArtistAllows you to specify a designer or artist.
Country Of OriginSelects a country of origin.
Assembly RequiredCheck the box, if the product requires professional assistance for assembly and installation.
VintageCheck the box, if the item is vintage.
HandmadeCheck the box, if the item is handmade.
Proposition 65Check this box, if the product is listed in California and contains harmful chemicals declared in Proposition 65
Prop 65 Warnings/ChemicalsType your warning message here.
Prop 65 HarmSpecifies Proposition 65 harm.
Prop 65 Warning TypeSelect an option from the drop-down menu.
Trade TypeRefers to the Houzz Trade program

Select a trade type from the drop-down menu.

Channel Images

OptionDescription
ImagesAllows you to upload, store, edit, and easily sync product images between Sellercloud and Houzz channel. 

JPEG or JPG format recommended. 

The maximum file size should not exceed 20 MB.

Hover your cursor over the Ready To Post section, to reveal which of the required fields are missing.

Actions

Sellercloud offers Product Actions and In Bulk Actions to manage your Houzz listings.

Product Actions

To access the Products Action menu, go to Manage Catalog > Open a Product > Toolbox > Houzz Properties > Actions.

Action NameEffect
Post ProductThis action allows you to post a new listing on Houzz.
Update ProductAllows you to update an existing Houzz listing. 

Usually used to expedite listing changes, before automatic updates are processed.

Export InventoryThis action exports Houzz product inventory amount.
Restrict/Unrestrict For ChannelUsed to temporarily Restrict/Unrestrict product’s information to be sent to Houzz. This includes automatic and manual Inventory, Price updates, and posting.

Bulk Actions

To perform In Bulk Actions, navigate to Catalog > Manage Catalog > Select the desired Products > Action menu > Choose an Action. 

Some of the available Bulk Actions are:

  • Launch on Channel…
  • Enable/Disable For Channel…
  • Update Inventory on Channel
  • Update Prices on Channel
  • Connect To Inventory
  • Disconnect From Inventory
  • Export Channel Missing Information…
  • Export Channel Category Suggestions
  • Update Images On Channel
  • Export Channel Info…
  • Restrict/Unrestrict For Channel
  • End Listing On Channel…

Once you select any of the aforementioned actions, a pop-up window will appear where you can choose your channel – Houzz. To execute your request, verify your Action.

A Queued job will be created and can be reviewed on your Manage Queued Jobs page.

Another option to modify multiple products simultaneously is to use the Sellercloud Bulk Update tool.

Overview

Houzz.com is a marketplace focused on interior design, architecture and home remodeling.

After you integrate your Houzz Account, you can effortlessly manage your product details and Houzz Listings with Sellercloud.


Houzz Product Properties

To access the Houzz Product Properties page, go to Inventory > Manage Inventory > Select a Product > Toolbox > Houzz

FieldDescription
Houzz EnabledOnce enabled, Sellercloud will send and receive inventory and price updates to Houzz Marketplace.

Products that are not Houzz-enabled will be considered to have zero quantity.

Disconnect From HouzzIf selected, Sellercloud no longer sends product updates to Houzz and the last sent quantity remains on the channel.
Houzz Product IDProduct’s identifier, assigned by Houzz.
Merchant SKUHouzz-specific SKU
Product TitleTitle to appear on your Houzz listing.
Product DescriptionProduct specifications to appear in your Houzz listing. 

If this field is empty, Product’s Default Long Description value will be displayed in your listing.

ManufacturerCompany that manufactures the product.
UPCUniversal Product Code – a unique 12-digit numerical code assigned to a specific product.

Some product categories may not require the UPC. Enable the checkbox in such cases.

MPNManufacturer part number.
Category IDClick to Select Category
Appliance Efficiency RegulationsRegional standards to define the minimum energy efficiency requirements for various types of appliances (e.g. energy conservation).
PriceAllows you to determine a product price specific to Houzz channel. 

Alternatively, check Default to use the product’s Site price.

StyleProduct’s design type. Choose an option from the dropdown menu.
ColorAllows you to specify a product color.
Standard Shipping PriceEnables you to define product’s shipping price for Houzz.

Check Default to use the Standard Shipping Price set in Houzz General Settings.

Minimum Lead TimeThe shortest duration required to ship an order from the moment it is placed.

Check Default to use the Minimum Lead Time set in Houzz General Settings.

Maximum Lead TimeThe longest duration required to ship an order from the moment it is placed.

Check Default to use the Maximum Lead Time set in Houzz General Settings.

Kew wordsProduct’s key features. Usually used to define Search Terms.
Primary MaterialAllows you to specify the primary material of a product.
Designer/ArtistUsed to specify a designer or artist.
Country of OriginSelects a country of origin.
Has Prop 65 WarningCheck this box, if the product is listed in California and contains harmful chemicals declared in Proposition 65.
Prop 65 Warnings/ChemicalsType your warning message here.
Prop 65 HarmSpecifies Proposition 65 harm.
Prop 65 Warning TypeSelect an option from the drop-down menu.
Trade TypeRefers to the Houzz Trade program.

Select a trade type from the drop-down menu.

Minimum Order QtySets the minimum permitted quantity to be ordered at a time.
Assembly RequiredCheck the box, if the product requires professional assistance for assembly and installation.
VintageCheck the box, if the item is vintage.
HandmadeCheck the box, if the item is handmade.
Safety QuantityA quantity to subtract from the Available Quantity to prevent overselling. This amount won’t be included in the inventory feed.

Alternatively, check Default to use the product Safety Quantity set in Houzz General Settings.

Enable Default QtyCheck to enable Sellercloud to send a specified inventory amount for a Replenishable Product to Houzz marketplace.
Default QuantityThis will be the amount sent regardless of actual availability.

Alternatively, select the Default field on the right, if you wish to use the value set in your Houzz General Settings.

Enable Max QtyEnable to use the Max Qty feature.
Max QtyMaximum product quantity to be sent to Houzz. Once your product’s inventory is below the predefined Max Qty, the actual inventory value will be exported to the channel.

Check Default to use the Maximum Quantity set on Houzz General Company Settings.

Houzz CostUsed to specify the cost of the product for Houzz channel.

You can choose to utilize the Default Product Cost.

InventoryDisplays the overall product quantity and Houzz dedicated quantity.
Inventory Last SentTimestamp of the last inventory update sent to Houzz channel.
Product’s Shipping details and Images should be defined on the Product’s General Properties page.
Hover your cursor over the Red X, to reveal which of the required attributes are missing.

Actions

Sellercloud offers Product Actions and In Bulk Actions to manage your Houzz listings.

Product Actions

To access the Products Action menu, go to Manage Catalog > Open a Product > Toolbox > Houzz Properties > Actions.

Action NameEffect
Post ProductThis action allows you to post a new listing on Houzz.
Update ProductAllows you to update an existing Houzz listing. 

Usually used to expedite listing changes, before automatic updates are processed.

Export InventoryThis action exports Houzz product inventory amount.

Bulk Actions

To perform In Bulk Actions, navigate to Catalog > Manage Catalog > Select the desired Products > Action menu > Choose an Action. 

Some of the available Bulk Actions are:

  • Launch on Channel
  • Enable/Disable For Channel
  • Update Inventory on Channel
  • Update Prices on Channel
  • Connect To Inventory
  • Disconnect From Inventory
  • Export Channel Missing Information…
  • Update Listing Part on Website
  • Export Channel Info…
  • Restrict/Unrestrict For Channel
  • End Listing On Channel…

Once you select any of the aforementioned actions, a pop-up window will appear where you can choose your channel – Houzz. To execute your request, verify your Action.

A Queued job will be created and can be reviewed on your Manage Queued Jobs page.

 

Another option to modify multiple products simultaneously is to use the Sellercloud Bulk Update tool.

 


FieldDescription
Houzz EnabledOnce enabled, Sellercloud will send and receive inventory and price updates to Houzz Marketplace.
Products that are not Houzz-enabled will be considered to have zero quantity.
Disconnect From HouzzIf selected, Sellercloud no longer sends product updates to Houzz and the last sent quantity remains on the channel.
Houzz Product IDProduct’s identifier, assigned by Houzz.
Merchant SKUHouzz-specific SKU
Product TitleTitle to appear on your Houzz listing.
Product DescriptionProduct specifications to appear in your Houzz listing.
If this field is empty, Product’s Default Long Description value will be displayed in your listing.
ManufacturerCompany that manufactures the product.
UPCUniversal Product Code – a unique 12-digit numerical code assigned to a specific product.
Some product categories may not require the UPC. Enable the checkbox in such cases.
MPNManufacturer part number.
Category IDClick to Select Category
Appliance Efficiency RegulationsRegional standards to define the minimum energy efficiency requirements for various types of appliances (e.g. energy conservation).
PriceAllows you to determine a product price specific to Houzz channel.
Alternatively, check Default to use the product’s Site price.
StyleProduct’s design type. Choose an option from the dropdown menu.
ColorAllows you to specify a product color.
Standard Shipping PriceEnables you to define product’s shipping price for Houzz.
Check Default to use the Standard Shipping Price set in Houzz General Settings.
Minimum Lead TimeThe shortest duration required to ship an order from the moment it is placed.
Check Default to use the Minimum Lead Time set in Houzz General Settings.
Maximum Lead TimeThe longest duration required to ship an order from the moment it is placed.
Check Default to use the Maximum Lead Time set in Houzz General Settings.
Kew wordsProduct’s key features. Usually used to define Search Terms.
Primary MaterialAllows you to specify the primary material of a product.
Designer/ArtistUsed to specify a designer or artist.
Country of OriginSelects a country of origin.
Has Prop 65 WarningCheck this box, if the product is listed in California and contains harmful chemicals declared in Proposition 65.
Prop 65 Warnings/ChemicalsType your warning message here.
Prop 65 HarmSpecifies Proposition 65 harm.
Prop 65 Warning TypeSelect an option from the drop-down menu.
Trade TypeRefers to the Houzz Trade program.
Select a trade type from the drop-down menu.
Minimum Order QtySets the minimum permitted quantity to be ordered at a time.
Assembly RequiredCheck the box, if the product requires professional assistance for assembly and installation.
VintageCheck the box, if the item is vintage.
HandmadeCheck the box, if the item is handmade.
Safety QuantityA quantity to subtract from the Available Quantity to prevent overselling. This amount won’t be included in the inventory feed.

Alternatively, check Default to use the product Safety Quantity set in Houzz General Settings.

Enable Default QtyCheck to enable Sellercloud to send a specified inventory amount for a Replenishable Product to Houzz marketplace.
Default QuantityThis will be the amount sent regardless of actual availability.

Alternatively, select the Default field on the right, if you wish to use the value set in your Houzz General Settings.

Enable Max QtyEnable to use the Max Qty feature.
Max QtyMaximum product quantity to be sent to Houzz. Once your product’s inventory is below the predefined Max Qty, the actual inventory value will be exported to the channel.
Check Default to use the Maximum Quantity set on Houzz General Company Settings.
Houzz CostUsed to specify the cost of the product for Houzz channel.
You can choose to utilize the Default Product Cost.
InventoryDisplays the overall product quantity and Houzz dedicated quantity.
Inventory Last SentTimestamp of the last inventory update sent to Houzz channel.

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