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Its useful

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kathleen MK
Most of these are way too nice for my muddy wheel and kiln. For now it is just a tarp and tube steel, but some day my studio will look like some of these.
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wickedxx
I love armoires and cabinets. They can be used in any room.
Love all the ideas here.
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Its awesome :)

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Natasha Assa
We have a new construction house with "builder special" materials throughout. Oak cabinets, plastic counters, cheap ceramic tiles, cheap wall to wall carpet, etc. Can we accessorize with high end pieces? I am not sure. For instance, I bought a richer looking area rug, but all it did was highlight how basic my wall to wall carpet is. I think that if I put a pleasant looking backsplash in the kitchen, all it would do is highlight the cheap counters and I would simply have to start major kitchen remodel as soon as possible. So I feel this advice is appropriate if you are comparing costs of a remodel with, say, marble tile throughout or a mixture of porcelain and marble edge. That would make sense. Otherwise, just keep it clean and clutter free until you can afford the more expensive job. Don't kid yourself, marble tray on an IKEA table just won't do it. And it might actually make you feel worse about your decor. So I subscribe to the old fashioned school of thought. First, put the right foundation in your house, i.e. high quality windows, doors, flooring, crown moldings, cabinets, counters, tiles, fixtures and appliances, and only then think of decor items. For renters, I would start with carpeting and paint job, nice curtains, as well as good quality furniture. As to splashing on expensive, but valueless boutique items, it is better to check out antique stores, garage sales and Internet sites for undervalued heirloom pieces. That would give depth and definition to your decor, as well as savings to do those major jobs.
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studio m | design
Love this article, all fantastic tips and beautiful spaces.

I think with an existing unattractive space, phase 1 is to seriously edit what you can move out and then neutralize the walls, floors etc - minimizing the ugly. A lot can be done with paint. As my builder says, "it will disappear".
Create as much of a blank canvas as possible and then proceed with caution. Go basic and add some pow pieces, as noted above.
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sajoko
We seeded our zone 3, high desert yard with Blue Grama 6 years ago. We leave one section unmowed and it's just beautiful, but the front yard gets mowed twice yearly and watered perhaps 3 times. It is stunning--lush and blue-green, and SO low-maintenance. Why anyone still plants Kentucky Bluegrass with the world's current water situation is totally beyond me.
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Great...!!

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