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508 45” x 36” Ideabooks
Choosing and Hanging Your Dining Room Light
"than 10' x 10', look for lights that measure 17" to 20" diameter. If your room is around... around 12' x 12', a 26" or 27" light would be appropriate. If your room is in the 14'-18'... 24" to 36" in diameter. The Right Height The light you hang over your table needs... hung 30"-36" above the surface of the table. The Bright Stuff The total wattage of..."
AIASF Marin Home Tour: The Hillside House
Kitchen of the Week: Navy and Orange Offer Eclectic Chic in California
Daring color choices mixed with a newly opened layout and an artful backsplash make for personalized luxury in a San Francisco kitchen
"Budget: $45,000 for tile, cabinets, lighting, furniture, banquette, countertops, sink... project cost x when clearly it did not. Friends, the budget at 45K included: all tile, cabinets... above if 12x12, but if 18x12/18/24 -- fewer seams. Note to HOUSZZ -- your readers appear... all!,,, $45k in San Francisco is a bargain! I really love how the kitchen space was... Francisco. $45k to pay the designer, contractor, plumber, tile setter and electrician,..."
How to Choose the Right Dining Table
"least 36 inches wide so there is ample space for place settings as well as food.... about 36" and in the photo with the round table paired with the acrylic chairs, it's... is 12 x 9 1/2 and I have to hurry n make a table selection. My dining TOOM is a open... is 80 x 40. Love the article, nice job For Karen, Would you share the manufacturer... seats 45' with a pedestal base seats 65' with legs seats 46' with pedestal base or..."
Get a Bird's-Eye View of America's Housing Patterns
See the big picture of how suburban developments are changing the country's landscape, with aerial photos and ideas for the future
"tion, 45-degree aerial imagery is available. The collected views reveal the diversity... with 25' x 100' lots & postage stamp backyards. But there's even less individual greenery... a big 'X' from the air. It's a quaint neighborhood from the 20's grouped around central... multiply by 4.5 to get a gallon. It is probably not going to get cheaper. One friend who..."
Make a Cool Block-Printed Coat Rack
A New Houzz Survey Reveals What You Really Want in Your Kitchen
Discover what Houzzers are planning for their new kitchens and which features are falling off the design radar
Houzz Tour: Boldly Stylish in Hong Kong
Shedding its tenement past, this small apartment has colorful touches and a few design tricks up its sleeve
Gift Guide: 50 Flat or Foldable Finds
"a 9.5"x12.5" $4.95 flat-rate envelope or smaller, so there's no need to feel like... size: 4.5″ x 6″ x 1″ Surprise your tea-snob friends with this Korean diver-inspired... size: 12" x 9" pouch folds to 6" x 4.5" or smaller Any fan of modern architecture should... size: 4.5 x .8" x .8" Know a bookworm with an ever-expanding reading collection?... size: 3.9" x 2.5" x .5" Whether you send it alone or with a special trinket to tuck inside..."
9 Ways to Create a Not-So-Standard Bathroom
Make a small bath more interesting with color contrast, natural light, bright tile, transparency and more
Great Design Plant: Saucer Magnolia
Witness its glorious spectacle in early spring, but this specimen tree brings other delightful visuals to a garden too
My Houzz: Wasting Not, Wanting Not in a New Portland House
Salvaged and secondhand elements make for a home that's earth conscious, thrifty and beautifully personal
"the R.E.X. — for "the Reuse Everything Experiment." "My grandmother was very poor... the R.E.X. provided the perfect chance to use them. The main bedroom headboard is... paid $45 for the antique lamp. The brass chandelier is an antique that Quimby updated... Fort R.E.X., when he was 6. It is built with scrap wood. When the treads showed up for..."
Tin's a Win for Kitchen Backsplashes
Durable tin has come down from the ceiling and out of Victorian times to decorate backsplashes today
", 24" x 24" tiles start at $7. Whether you're striving for vintage detailing or... standard 18"x24" embossed metal backsplash tiles, and you can even use the 24"x24" ceiling... tall vs. 3x6" tin tiles. The other nice thing is that they have these great little edge... kitchen's 36-inch Wolf Dual Fuel Range. Tin backsplashes are generally made of 6-inch..."
Great Design Plant: Feather Reed Grass
Homes Get a Lift From Climbing Walls
You heard right — climbing walls have shot past the gym into homes. See how backyards, entryways and even bedrooms are enabling the ascent