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4066 2" wood blinds Ideabooks
How to Choose the Right Window Blinds
"the wood blinds in the family room. The wood blinds are constantly dusty and they're... Levolor blinds from Lowe's. 2" slats, real wood in the living and dining room, faux... solar blinds are pretty much an essential. Consider the weight of wood blinds, especially... white 2" faux wood blinds from Home Depot on every window in our Florida Keys home... I have 2" wood blinds on them. They're heavy when raised but at least they match the..."
My Houzz: A Reclaimed Wood House Rises From the Trees
Shou-sugi-ban siding, thoughtfully repurposed furnishings and a connection to both family and nature shine in this designer's new build
"of the wood from ReStore, a building materials outlet benefiting Habitat for Humanity... in the woods' feel but the light bright spaces are refreshing. Elegance Design Thank... and the wood siding treatment is so interesting. top ! I'd feel so free in this house... keep the wood brown? Love, love , love the kitchen!!! Brava, brava I love what you have... singed wood. Hi Betty, that's funny because one of my favorite sources is in upstate..."
Blinded by the Light (Fixture)
Woven Wood Shades Tie Rooms Together
Contrasting sharp modern edges or complementing a contemporary look, these window shades are a lovely finishing touch for any room
"Woven wood shades provide a moderate amount of light diffusion while still offering... woven wood blinds vs cellular blinds. I like cellular blinds for their functional... roller blind I've been looking at that has a second blind behind it to block out sun... of the blind. Pick one that is a similar color, take the blind down and attach to... woven wood blind over a pleated shade? Is it price? The current trend? Pleated..."
Knotty and Nice: Highly Textured Wood Has a Modern Revival
"if a wood has a knot, it's hot... textured wood in a modern way. My own theory? Reclaimed lumber has paved the way for... accepting wood palette. Or maybe my editors were off base all along. As Phil Kaplan,... to see wood handled properly. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2PHY2gVNwWE&feature=... The only wood paneling that looks horrible is the old faux wood 4x8 paneling sheets... ceiling (8'-2") on every wall. The upper and base cabinets match. Even with 2 doubles..."
Designer Confessions: Torn Between Wood Floors
"choosing a wood floor color. Most people inherit the floors that come with the homes they... existing wood floors to maintain the flow and integrity of the home. But what to do... choose a wood floor, too. I seriously considered painted white floors, and as much as... Do dark wood floors show dust? We have dark wood blinds in our den and while they look... natural wood, the floor and trim should be the same wood and stain? I need to bookmark..."
11 Terrific Paint Color Matches for Wood Details
"your wood trim and cabinets with the right shade of wall paint to bring out the... stained wood trim? I generally select neutral colors when I am painting a room with... natural wood details, whether cabinets or stain-grade trim. Greens, grays, whites and... lots of wood trim, even wood blinds to match it. Kitchen adjacent to it has toile... lots of wood beams, wood trim and wood cabinets that are a beige or darker beige color..."
Wood Floor Care: Polish Your Skills
"your wood floors stay gorgeous by learning how to keep stains, dullness and warping... Feil Wood Flooring's Andrea Feil thinks that keeping wood surfaces clean isn't really... Wood floors are some of the hardest-working parts of our home. They endure our constant... variety of wood floor environments clean and stain free.... beautiful wood floors. I wrote a blog on the same topic inspired by a renter who used... clean the wood floors of the house she was renting. Then to bring life and sheen back..."
Knotty to Nice: Painted Wood Paneling Lightens a Room's Look
Children ran from the scary dark walls in this spare room, but white paint and new flooring put fears and style travesties to rest
"list. Wood paneling is fine for some, but this particular paneling was causing an... from the wood. Even though this was not a permanent playroom, I needed for my children... all that wood or maybe it's just the wood itself. Does anyone have any experience with... and snow blind me with every wall. Don't be afraid of some color and natural wood.... grain of wood is my favorite We have barn wood paneling in our family room - and painting..."
Light Wood vs Dark Wood
"Shades of Wood Can Do for a Space... finish of wood can be a huge one. Aside from the many considerations of the wood itself... with dark wood unless you are creating the Bat Cave. And light wood with light colors... dark with wood can create an entire vibe throughout, and determines what you're able... shades of wood and how they work for their space.... "dark" wood is on the way out- I feel are incorrect. Wood is wood, and will always..."
Could You Be a Landlord?
Sure, the extra income would be great. But jumping blindly into owning a rental property could be disastrous. Here's what you need to know
"jumping blindly into owning a rental property could be disastrous. Here's what you... year when 2 rentals rent vacant and we still had to pay mortgage for 2 months without... live 3 1/2 hours away and there is no way I could manage this properly from home, so... house 5 1/2 years ago which had already been converted into (3) apartments. The house... landlords for 2 properties and are very lucky up to now, tenants are sweet and respectfull..."
Guest Picks: A Whole Lotta Wonderful Window Coverings
"Blinds, drapes, shades and curtain rods to give your windows a polished, put-together... removing blinds and finding replacements. Our goal is to have matching blinds in every window... broken blinds hung in every window. We’re slowly working our way through, removing... vertical blinds...not even the newer sheer/blind styles. The original blinds are still... SE1-Screen and Blind system is an unobtrusive folding blind system which allows you to seamlessly..."
Is It Curtains for Curtains? Smart Glass Eliminates Window Coverings
Windows can now control light and heat through electricity and high-tech formulations, making blinds and shades optional
"shades, blinds and curtains. Residential smart glass is expected to cost about twice... curtains and wood slat blinds, especially for privacy at night and to block the awkwardly... I have blinds but that catch dust pretty fast too. I hope these smart glass windows... I had blinds I kept them pulled fully to the top of the window all the time. Now... clean than blinds. A quick swish with the Swiffer does the trick. Maybe I can afford..."
My Houzz: 2 Tools + 1 Resourceful Guy = Lots of Great ‘New’ Furniture
With scrap wood and a hands-on attitude, a San Francisco renter on a tight budget furnishes his bedroom and more
"scrap wood and a hands-on attitude, a San Francisco renter on a tight budget furnishes... rather see wood planks on cinder blocks then this. Fantastic use of space in this apartment... recycled wood/parts, and his refusal to settle for furniture-out-of-a-box. Looks way... using the wood Congrats, Taylor! Neat use of materials and organization for an interesting... splintery wood on the headboard of your bed is giving me nightmares! :-) Enjoy SF!..."
Houzz Tour: Just-Right Realism in an Eclectic Family Home
With 1,100 square feet, a modest budget and 2 young children, a San Francisco family embraces a creative DIY approach
"budget and 2 young children, a San Francisco family embraces a creative DIY approach... bought in a blind panic, and on the day we signed the paperwork, I cried my eyes out. It... bedrooms, 1 1/2 baths Next big project: Adding another room and bathroom to the back of the... love your Woods wallpaper. I think doing any kind of home improvement in San Francisco... every wood imaginable was used throughout the place .Most of the windows would not..."