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Storage Surprise: Turn Colorful Tool Cabinets Into Fun Furniture
Reimagine your handy chests as nightstands, bar carts and kitchen storage for a bright interior alternative
"colors plus black, and there's steel too. Would you roll one of these tool chests into... roll-away island! I've also heard of using the larger tool chests as changing tables... roll-away island. Where else can we find all stainless steel with 50# rated drawers... kitchen island. It was only $599. When our daughter was heading off to university and... rolling island idea - why didn't I think of that?!?! Mmmm... No. Can't wrap my mind..."
White Appliances Find the Limelight
White is becoming a clear star across a broad range of kitchen styles and with all manner of appliances
"such as a black refrigerator might." Here are some ideas for using white appliances... just "black appliances" - you can also try "black stove" "black refrigerator" and... for a black one and it looks great! I am leary of putting in a black refrigerator... stoves is black, but a black free-standing refrigerator would suck the light out of almost... have a black stove, a black glass fronted dishwasher (shows streaks less) and a white..."
Color Makes Its Mark on Modern House Exteriors
Consider borrowing from the rainbow to give a modern home depth, distinction or even just a mood boost
"and the black and white photographs meant that any color that did exist was not expressed... Red, Black, orange, primary colors that have nothing to say except "i'm colorful... house, a black house with another color. They are basically no more than kid's building... Shelter Island House by Stamberg Aferiat (photo found at Frame: http://www.frameweb... elter-island-house-by-stamberg-aferiat) The orange home in Atlanta is beautiful...."
Decorating Around the World: Hip and Trendy Vancouver
Natural beauty gets a cosmopolitan edge in this Canadian city that keeps its eye firmly on design style
"antlers and black walls to cutting-edge green design.... Granville Island is a must. You can stay downtown, run around the seawall, and take the... Granville Island for lunch, a kayak or charter a sailboat for the weekend. Or hike in... chevrons, black walls? Check, check and check. Simple white sofas, a sleek coffee table... contrast of black floors and white walls to set up a dramatic look. Colorful cushions and..."
How to Navigate an Extended Guest Stay
Keep sharing living quarters a positive experience by pondering the answers to these questions in advance
"dogs. Our black Lab Jack was living the dream with his three canine “cousins.” The four... suburban Long Island. The piece of furniture was loaned to my sister, belonging to my mom... Rhode Island back to Texas and we invited her to stay with us. This included her... keep her island clear. The corner near the front entry was a natural landing spot for..."
Kitchen of the Week: Updated French Country Style Centered on a Stove
What to do when you've got a beautiful Lacanche range? Make it the star of your kitchen renovation, for starters
"Two islands, statement lighting and a symmetrical layout round out the rest of... sharp-edged islands - "knee knockers" as they're known here! vs working along countertops... the dual islands, as I myself would have preferred a proper table to sit at -- but if... are two islands 'behind' the cook, so that you can line up your prep stuff on the counters... architectural island might be worth considering. Love the cabinets, the design & color..."
Houzz Tour: Laid-Back Comfort in the New York Woods
"on Long Island bordering the Atlantic, is known as a summer retreat for business titans... of the island. To others, it means the north country. Is it in the Catskills? The... painted black to look like metal. The manufacturer is Marvin. We are lighting freaks... tracks and black monopoints all over those beautiful beams, could have been done much..."
Bathroom Workbook: 8 Elements of Traditional Style
"Rhode Island. “So we use painted, furniture-like cabinetry, traditional faucet styles... colour or black. What do you think this will do to the square room? I can choose whatever... Here is a black and white traditional.. http://www.houzz.com/photos/192619/Studio-NO... white, black, gray and brown take center stage. 4. Plenty of molding. Keeping in..."
Office Inspiration Ideabook: A Case Study
How to Choose a Front Door Color
"elegant black, will work well on your exterior door.... with black shutters, black roof, and black gutters. My front door is white. I d... I've seen black doors literally fall apart once painted from White to Black. There are... I do a black door? You could add a black, dark green, or a dark wood door with sidelights... brown or black would work. I painted mine Black Ours is purple. I have hated the colour... think black would look good on your home. You have black railings to tie it in...."
So Over Stainless in the Kitchen? 14 Reasons to Give In to Color
Colorful kitchen appliances are popular again, and now you've got more choices than ever. Which would you choose?
"sometimes black, and sometime during the 1990s, stainless steel took over as the must-have... we have black appliances and when we replace them I will go with black or slate but... went with black. I was never happy with the black hole look that resulted. So when I... care for black appliances. I just hate that because something new is in something else... color...black! The bright pink tea pot is poppy. This is terrific! I LOVE colored..."
A Single-Wall Kitchen May Be the Single Best Choice
Are your kitchen walls just getting in the way? See how these one-wall kitchens boost efficiency, share light and look amazing
"table or island. The following examples illustrate these efficiencies, but also how... bar or island is just one accident, illness or returning military veteran away from... large island, and more, but the one-wall idea I think will allow for optimal smooth... trolley/island from John Boos, because it's both functional and beautiful, and because... with an island the size of Manhattan I find the simple one-walled kitchen idea to be..."
Christmas Tree Decorating the Painless Way
Holidays are for carols, not cussing. Make tree trimming less work and more fun with this guide at your side
"forgoing Black Friday shopping for getting our Christmas tree up. When the boys were... have a black Christmas tree to go with our living room décor. Every year I replace... done the black friday thing. this is more fun !! I want to know how "Jesus in a nutshell"... Mercer Island, Washington Every year my little girl and I decorate our tree on Th... us your black tree! Years ago (like, maybe, 30?), a small boutique in the Seattle area..."
Expert Panel: Kitchen Color
Bright kitchen or sedate? Colorful or muted? Get expert insight from pro designers on choosing the right color look for your cooking space
"muted black and white world and then slowly have it transform itself into Technicolor... doing the island in a lighter cabinet color -- the Raleigh -- and then the outer cabinets... obalt-black-gallery/ Has anyone else done this before? Jbyron I have been looking... basic black. For some people, black might seem to be as bold a choice as orange.... overcoat of a black texture." White on white. This kitchen is in sync with the overall design..."
Guest Picks: Take Your Kitchen Back to a Simpler Time
Give your kitchen a comfortingly classic feel with appliances, furnishings and accessories styled for the good old days
"time. Black, red and white are perfect color choices for this classic, old-time kitchen... shiny black tile and walls and cabinets were white. I decided that the accent color... k-top island with red legs and shelves! I whooped when I saw it! And half price... comes in black or white, gas or electric, with analog clock, energy star ratings, and... shiny black chairs. The Windsor look is timeless. I like this black and white ch..."