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In Praise of Silliness
"accent color or upholstery fabric, or a wall treatment. Or perhaps it's an object... prints and colors, but that is just a terrific combination of color and shape. The Juicy... my two story foyer, and had two pieces of my sons 2nd grade artwork, had them framed... bathroom with coloring book wallpaper. It is one of those things that won't go away in my... a one-storey house. I like the big kitty pic, but it might scare our cats and dogs..."
Decorating 101: How to Start a Decorating Project
Before you grab that first paint chip, figure out your needs, your decorating style and what to get rid of
"choosing colors, shopping for furniture, arranging furniture, where you should scrimp... with colours. If you can find a colour theme you like and you feel confident you... your main colour and groupings of your highlight colours. All the best. @tapd0g, I think... and rich colors, the other is all about pale colors, and simple, spare details. My... with same color palette? Should I go white cabinets? What color should I paint the walls..."
Houzz Call: Show Us Your Kitchen Remodel
"what colors and materials you used, and why you love it. Share your kitchen: Upload... paint colors in the kitchen and adjacent area to a warm beige color. We didn't put... correct color. I also painted the backsplah the same color as the wall, a soft yellow... a long story) This is what I found in the kitchen (?!!)). My South African, ex-Rugby... CaesarStone (color: Blue Ridge - to honor where we were from). The new cabinetry was built..."
Kitchen Counters: Concrete, the Nearly Indestructible Option
Infinitely customizable and with an amazingly long life span, concrete countertops are an excellent option for any kitchen
"in both color and layout. With these bragging rights, concrete rises above much of... warmer color is meant to say the concrete had a light colored pigment added to the... polished colored floors. Even if my husband wasn't the artist , I would still love them... perfect color you like, might have an integrated sink... And as previously mentioned... warmer color and we absolutely love them. My comment about the light stain giving..."
You Said It: ‘Limit the Gifts’ and More Houzz Quotables
"getting color just right or writing the funniest thing we can think of on a chalkboard... about color trends. Just FYI, in that choice of kitchen tile color, I wasn't thinking... aforementioned story is a really, really good one!Full story: Gift Giving the Simple-ish Way... effort.Full story: Paint-Picking Help and Secrets From a Color Expert “ I would never advocate... along.Full story: Kitchen Color: 15 Beautiful Blue Backsplashes “The Shoup family moved..."
'Dracula' Silk Wallpapers Prove a Feast for the Eyes
If you've been drinking in the NBC show's sumptuous sets, this scoop on that gorgeous silk wallpaper will hit the spot
"and rich colors lighten up the menacing tone of the legend with touches of whimsy, gilt... dracula type stories but, oh, my-- the set are just delicious !! and the costumes ! Printesa... Dracula story. It is fascinating, intriguing, and calculating! All in all the writers... bold with color choices, even in the lapels of the men's suits! The whole show is eye... horror stories in Romania, I don't know. I don't live there anymore..they have their..."
This Designer’s Client Was Her 10-Year-Old Son
What do you give a boy with a too-babyish bedroom when he’s approaching double digits? See for yourself
"enough color and energy for a fun-loving tween boy but not too bright and childish... idea book story. My son just turned nine. It's making me think! Thank you for sharing... The colors are great... will definitely be a great transition room all the way... lovely story and a great makeover Great room jack, my boy used to paint and change... and the story behind it! The curtains and arrow are fantastic, and there is ample..."
So You're Moving In Together: 3 Things to Do First
"cupboard by color every time you leave the room. The things you will discover about each... (but with colors I liked too). Then I did his walk in closet. He was happy with the changes... out the colors that we both liked and nailed it. It was helpful to have a third party's... neutral colors and eventually every room has a new coat of paint (some have never been... Long story short, my divorce will be final today....I have no house, few furnishings..."
How to Outfit a Classic Farmhouse
You could research farmhouse decorating choices until the cows come home. Or you could just check out our hand-picked roundup here
"paint colors and lighting to floors and more, it helps to remember that the farmhouse... of a 2-story farmhouse, but I prefer the practicality of a 1-story. I'm having trouble... Beautiful color. ;-) I tried F&B for my front door and fences, but instead went with... specify the color. For example, BM Ballet White, but the painters use Vista’s BM Ballet... brick two story farm-house last fall. Definitely a diamond in the rough, the former owners..."
Houzz Tour: Collected Comfort in an ’80s California Ranch
Relaxed elegance comes courtesy of a soft palette, meaningful treasures and plenty of room for puzzles
"introducing color, she creates homes that combine comfort and elegance with personal history... injections of color, so it's not all white. The towel bar over the radiator is really practical... beautiful colors. Sounds like owners know how to relax and enjoy their home. I'm sure... a fun story behind the model VW bus on the mantel. Home is where your pug is.... tell the story their OWN way, and have some strong opinions about how pleasant it is..."
Decorating With Antiques: Luxurious Linens
Bring quality, comfort and a sense of old-world romance to your rooms with vintage tablecloths, sheets, napkins and more
"oatmeal colored, a bit nubby and rustic, and with a beautifully executed large monogram... This story is great and I like that there are others out there that appreciate the... great story about the monogrammed linens; clearly meant to be. I adore linen for... has a story to tell. I have a collection of old lace and embroidered handkerchiefs... texture and color of antique linens are perfect for adding a layer of warmth and history..."
Kitchen of the Week: Resurrecting History on a New York Farm
Built with a 1790 barn frame, this modern-rustic kitchen on a working farm honors the past and makes connections in the present
"pired color palette keeps the room light and bright and lets the wooden beams stand... Week" story and then click on "Vintage Barn". Me encanta Love this space! Always... house. The colors are great, I love the monochrome throughout and dramatic black exterior... change the color whenever you want because, unlike tile, you can just repaint it. Nice... Nice story. 1,553 sq feet? Surely this is a typo. From the exterior pic it looks more..."
My Houzz: Step Inside a Grand 1800s Victorian
A 7,000-square-foot historic estate returns to glory, thanks to loving renovations by a tireless Texas couple
"riate colors — and to ensure it's enjoyed by the community. "There isn't a day that... This story is about the house and the restoration. Why add unnecessary negativity... beautiful story. Thank you for sharing this lovely home with the public Here is a... Ghost Story" or "Hauntings". lol! By the way, by law, do home sellers have to tell... paint colors. Yes, the current owners took it to the next level but the Bosticks..."
Convert Your Tub Space to a Shower — the Planning Phase
"grout color, make sure you measure, plan and research.... single story, relatively small (1500 sq.ft.). The two bathrooms are tiny. One had... write our story because one of the advantages, I feel of not converting the entire length... single story house about 14 years ago. We don't to run into outdated electrical... beautiful two story 200 year old house. He wanted a brand new house. He won. I thank him..."
The Most Incredible Kids' Tree House You'll Ever See?
Duck your head to enter this unforgettable Dallas wonderwork, lovingly crafted with imaginative delights
"painted the color of bark, support the child-size structure, while a giant pecan tree grows... enclosed 1st story with a door that locked and stairs to an open 2nd story cupola with rails... a two storey tree fort which our children played in until they were 12 and 13! They... read the story about it here. It was nice to see it live. Amazing with a humongous..."