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221 Entertainment console Ideabooks
TGIR: The Case of the Disappearing TV
They Got It Right: If you can’t beat it, camouflage it. See how these designers made TV screens almost unnoticeable
"old low console TVs? In those days, people still knew what was good for them - they... their entertainment value. Excellent ideas, quite brilliant and so simple. Just... So an entertainment center is the answer for me. I finally found one that I love... their entertainment center also because all of the solid wood furniture in the great... Some old console TVs and stereo systems were as nice as any piece of furniture in the..."
11 Design Ideas for Splendid Small Living Rooms
Boost a tiny living room's social skills with an appropriate furniture layout — and the right mind-set
"narrow console table) out of the space. Then on the opposite side of the room, we... better for entertaining or just curling up with a book :) Am I the only one who has... added a console with a large sleek flat screen in a spot all can view, but not notice... antique consoles. A fab textured sisal rug. It's not granny's living room. It's the... for this entertainment to be an ugly feature in a room. There's no excuse for dangling..."
What to Know Before You Buy a Sectional
"love to entertain, about 50% of our entertaining involves business and more more formal... style of entertaining. Except when I am entertaining my adult children visiting the... do is entertain. I have found that the sectional is not conducive to conversation... like to entertain, or you are renting, or you have a wonderful view a sectional may... If you entertain a lot, go for a variety of styles of seating. It may not be the..."
My Houzz: Original Drawings Guide a Midcentury Gem's Reinvention
Architect's spec book in hand, a Washington couple lovingly re-creates their midcentury home with handmade furniture and thoughtful details
"entryway console designed to 'make sorting incoming mail easy'? How about two stacks... of the console? I'm really glad that the owners have decided to stay with the original... sorting console - 1950's recycling! Kudos to the architect for designing a home that... entry console. It looks original to the home. I imagine the top slot is for bills... the mail console--so sleek and good-looking even just as a piece of furniture, but then..."
How to Design and Lay Out a Small Living Room
"not for entertaining, guests…because you/family must be comfortable at least 350 days... whether you entertain a lot while there, or live alone. I love articles about how to decorate... is for entertaining friends and to give them a room w/out dogs and dog hair (I rescue... oversized entertainment center fit it.... In my small narrow living room I have a sectional... the kids entertainment room. I think that idea will work! My Victorian living room..."
No Entry Hall? Create the Illusion of One
You can create the feeling of an entry hall even when your door opens straight into the living room. Here are 13 tricks to try
"converted an entertainment center to a wall until for the entry with a cushion, some pillows... table consoles, wall shelves, desks, or a combination thereof. For shoes, my husband... step...console table. I live in Barbados and am just about to start building my house... than a console table or open shelves. A beautiful area rug or runner works well to..."
How to Get Your Furniture Arrangement Right
"is for entertaining and reading / relaxing by fireplace). I believe I have decided... custom console type table and behind a fabric curtain). But the beds can be just... (over console to the right of entry)..sofas do block some of the lower view, but... corner entertainment cabinet and have a little more flexibility for seating. As always... corner entertainment cabinet for the TV but I see you did!! Looks good. screw the..."
25 Gorgeous Holiday Mantels by Houzzers
Laden with boughs, lights and even lemons, these decorated fireplace mantels show a festive Christmas spirit and a creative approach
"93749/Entertaining-the-Masses---Entertainment-Center Here's my "silver mantle and... is any consolation the hand-crafted paper mache Nativity figures will always find... but the entertainment center works just fine. The painting was a Christmas gift from... table and console table Wow! So many great ideas! @cmrj I wouldn't have thought to use..."
Get It Done: Organize the Media Cabinet
Ditch the worn-out VHS tapes, save valuable storage space and find hidden gems with this quick weekend spruce-up
"built-in entertainment center which sounds great except that the former owners had an... inside your entertainment center. A speaker cloth insert can be specified in place of any... of your entertainment center frames the TV and hides clutter. http://www.houzz.co... nable-Entertainment-traditional-living-room-minneapolis Transfer from CD to MP3 &... cases. Consoles with drawers and baskets are a good way to do this. Plan for the..."
How to Plan a Just-Right Living Room Layout
Pathways too small? TV too big? With this pro arrangement advice, you can create a living room to enjoy happily ever after
"We do entertain, of course, but mostly in the summer months - in the garden. We like... built-in entertainment center and an adjacent wall is a floor to ceiling wall of windows... formal entertaining. i have learned that our living room is extremly challenging for... chairs. We entertain a lot with family so seating is a big deal. Any suggestions are welcome... half-moon console table (in the entryway). I used to have a sectional and it fit alongside..."
Improve Your Love Life With a Romance-Ready Bedroom
Frank talk alert: Intimacy and your bedroom setup go hand in hand, says a clinical sexologist. Here's her advice for an alluring design
"great and entertaining article. I sent it to the couples whose room you have displayed... Mirrored console by Century Furniture works two-fold in the bedroom area!! See what... great entertaining comments. I totally agree with looking beyond the bed furniture... didn't entertain. He golfed, she read, they both worked, and each blamed the other... began entertaining!!! They began having fun at home, alone and together. Once on..."
Get Ready for the Smart Coffee Table
Intelligent tables with touch screens are reaching the consumer market, with all the power of personal computers and more
"great for entertaining guests, generating more interactions/discussions. This might be... room, or entertainment corner, but not as a centrepiece... (for me). Well, you'd sure... a game console. Are people going to buy pieces of furniture that need to be upgraded... games console - I think it was Space Invaders! They and my parents used to sit around... and are entertained, thus inspiring conversation or alleviating boredom. They tend..."
Divide and Conquer: How to Furnish a Long, Narrow Room
Learn decorating and layout tricks to create intimacy, distinguish areas and work with scale in an alley of a room
"with a console behind. It still seems a bit awkward. A sectional might work better... multipurpose entertaining room that included game tables, a piano or harpsichord, a writing... putting an entertainment center there to face the fireplace, with the seating group (couch... room is a console table. I'm still tweaking it but I am happy. Btw, should I paint over... with a console table between them. Hanging fixtures help define each seating group..."
Outside the Box: 18 Unconventional Storage Solutions
You might never think to use household standards in creative ways like these, but you’ll be glad we did
"act as a console for the tv (and hide all those DVDs, etc. in the drawers!). In my... our old entertainment center we discovered that we did not in fact OWN the electronics... re-habbed old entertainment center. In my kitchen I have my mothers old dresser from HER... for a TV console. I think it looks very similar to new ones made now. The drawers..."
Could Your Living Room Be Better Without a Sofa?
"are only entertaining four people including yourself. Its okay if there is another space... it when entertaining. I just made an appointment for a consultation with a decorator... use a console table behind your sofa -- preferably one that also has a lower shelf... are many console tables that are not very deep so it doesn't have to take up a lot of..."