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2006 Bench Seat Island Stories
Kitchen Design: 8 Ways with Waterfall Counters
""tile island"? http://www.houzz.com/tile-island Google "tiled bar front" Absolutely... OVER THE ISLAND WITH THE CLEAR GLASS OVERLAYS? I learned a new term too! This style... for bar seating on this kitchen island. Maybe it's the klutz in me, but I like that... kitchen island's side to get the look and make room for extra storage at the same time..."
Kitchen of the Week: Surprise Storage in Sydney
Hidden appliances and a secret scullery make for a kitchen so streamlined, you might not guess its true purpose
"Excellent Island and table Was the expandable dining table also custom made? If not I... existing island. After much debate, Genner decided to rotate the direction and integrate... into the island. As a result, an awkward walkway was removed, and the new table draws... four more seats for dinner parties. Genner's Carrara marble and walnut veneer design..."
Reinvent It: 9 Ways to Resurrect Church Pews
Unusual proportions make these long benches problem solvers as well as unique points of interest all around the home
"these long benches problem solvers as well as unique points of interest all around the... deacon's bench stuck - now, wooden benches with overly high backs are referred to as... music bench. (Note in the photo the piano hinge in the seat that provides additional... extra seating it provides. I just noticed the green cast to my photo above. We're... con-s-Bench--Church-Pew--traditional-dining-room-los-angeles LOVE the bed idea! we..."
Objects of Desire: Indoor Swings for Flights of Fancy
Prepare for liftoff — and a whole lotta fun — with chairs, benches and hammocks suspended from the ceiling
Houzz Tour: Vintage and New Make a Groovy Mix in Houston
A 1970s-loving designer sprinkles fur-covered benches, graphic art and vintage pieces among classic furnishings for an eclectic look
"fur-covered benches, graphic art and vintage pieces among classic furnishings for an eclectic... outdoor seating space. My most favorite thing of the whole ideabook is the O-shaped... puffy benches really add to the posh look. Paul Godin--Interior designer. beautiful... the fury benches !!! Awesome and stunning home! Love that your boy has an appreciation... Allen; benches: Mongolian Fur X Bench, Sally Wheat Interiors Wheat likes to put memorable..."
Guest Picks: Affordable Kilims in Colors for Everyone
Add a handmade feel with kilim rugs, pillows or even a bench in hues from dazzling to subtle — and some cost as little as lunch
"even a bench in hues from dazzling to subtle — and some cost as little as lunch... cover a bench. Thanks for the idea. Wonderful. Bit it would be nice to know what the... kilim bench with vintage tapered wooden legs. It’s custom made in your choice of... large seating area in a living room. It’s a perfect solution for a tight budget,... extra seat. This handmade pouf cover is crafted of vintage kilim rugs in a more..."
Convert Your Tub Space Into a Shower — Choosing Accessories
Step 5 in swapping your tub for a sleek new shower: Pick the right niches, benches and bars for the best showering experience
"niches, benches and bars for the best showering experience... supports for benches or shelves. Before picking out anything, think about how an accessory... have a bench, so have been thinking about designs. I think that the small corner... corner bench shown might be a problem - too small to comfortably sit on, and someone might... full size bench of say 18". I love the little guy shown above. I think it's perfect..."
Houzz Products: Spring in the Garden
Have even more fun in the garden this spring with handy potting benches, outdoor accessories and tools from the Houzz Products section
"potting benches, outdoor accessories and tools from the Houzz Products section... this as a seat, table or plant stand. Ever heard of growing your plants upside down?... potting bench gets high marks for style. Its steel basin makes cleaning up after planting... comfy seat comes with a bottle opener installed below the right arm — so you don’t... potting bench lets you organize everything and has the beauty of a piece of indoor..."
Bring a Little of Your Garden Inside for Fall
"summer. Bench. Depending on what your bench looks like and if the lines, color and... outdoor bench, go over the potting bench with a wire brush to remove dirt and inspect... Pulling a bench indoors will also provide you with additional seating for the holidays... potting bench, it does a nice job of showing what warm rustic style a weathered table... potting bench in a living or dining room will add both function and personality. I'm..."
Guest Picks: Stylish Furnishings for Small Spaces
Maximize square footage in a small apartment or house with space-conscious sofas, tables, benches and more
"selection of seating, which is one of my favorite dining room design solutions. I think... extra seating. This stool would be great underneath a glass table. It has a small... Rooms Benches are great for sliding under dining tables but can sometimes be heavy... tables, benches and more..."
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Safety Goes Beautiful in the Bath
High-style grab bars, benches and handrails make falls less likely but great design almost guaranteed
"bars, benches and handrails make falls less likely but great design almost guaranteed... handsome teak bench was used instead of one of those hospital-style benches no one likes... folding bench allow everyone to shower comfortably and safely. Also shown here is a... Fold-down benches are a smart way to wash feet or shave legs without slipping. This one... walnut seat. It folds up and out of the way to prevent tripping. To a consumer, bath..."
7 Tips to Put Your Attic in Play as a Game Room
Got game? You will when you take your attic off the bench and turn it into an active room for the entire family
14 Settees and Lounges That Work Magic in Small Spaces
More than just furniture, these upholstered seats are objects of decoration and design dilemma solvers
"upholstered seats are objects of decoration and design dilemma solvers... uncomfy benches at the table, as seating in smaller rooms, as a welcome in an entryway... or love seat can be plushly upholstered, a settee is usually minimally cushioned. It... love seat or lounge for the job.... reclaimed wood bench it will add the look and function plus a lot of character. Love me some... built-in bench but is more versatile. The plaid upholstery adds a country charm to the..."
Entryway Settees Open the Door to Hospitality
Set a tone of gracious welcome from the get-go with comfortable, cushioned seating for family and guests
"cushioned seating for family and guests... Goldilocks of seating: not too big, not too small — just right. And one of my favorite places... chair or bench, they offer an instant invitation to settle in and get comfy. They also... type of seating at the main entrance whether it be a fashionable settee, a bench seat... outdoor bench (padded with cushions) in our hallway and it's amazing how much more... space the seating creates. I hope you give it a try. How about photographs of middle..."