3320 Field Stone Wall Stories
Lay of the Landscape: 12 Elements of Provence Garden Style
With their lavender fields, stone walls and meandering pathways, the gardens of Provence brim with charm and beauty
"lavender fields, stone walls and meandering pathways, the gardens of Provence brim with... lavender fields, terraced plantings, ancient stone walls and patios shaded by olive... to the stone farmhouses, or mas, that are central to the region. Other elements include... I have stone walls, but much of what I admired in your pics was the glorious Provence... layered stone which forms orchards of olive, grape, and fig trees . Thanks Beautiful..."
Stone Works Wonders
Flowing like a waterfall or staunchly guarding a field, natural stone begs inspiring use in homes and landscapes
"guarding a field, natural stone begs inspiring use in homes and landscapes... full of stones and rocks, ripe for crafting home designs. If you live in a locale... to use stone furniture, art installations and flooring for natural flavor. Some are... e the stone including part of the facade of our home. This little stone house sits... for that stone tub? great job! thanks for using one of our images in your piece. Daryl..."
Walls Have a Field Day With Grass Cloth
Rustic or refined, richly textured grass cloth provides a burst of natural freshness to your interior decorating
"rfect walls. I flipped through sample books, browsed photos and eventually chose... classic wall covering work for you.... beautiful wall covering to use on a feauture wall. Here we used it in an entrance hall... plaster walls in a room where the designer chose grass cloth for the ceiling. The ceiling... then the wall color I wanted for the room. The second paint was water based. The results... off the wall. It bonds with the drywall. Gina Fitzsimmons, ASID in Annapolis, Md...."
Houzz Tour: Fieldstone Divides and Connects a Wisconsin Home
Modern architecture looks right at home on its site, thanks in part to a bold north-south wall of local stone
"property as walls, and to the stone wall that runs the length of this particular house... fieldstone wall, but also in the way it is physically and visually linked to the landscape... small farm field and the heavily wooded topography of two glacial kettles,” the architect... tour, the wall is a way to distinguish these two halves of the property and separate... use of field stone walls in the house, along with the concrete floors. My thought..."
Houzz Tour: A Happy-Trails Home on a California Field
Horse-loving homeowners look to barns and equestrian references for their light and bright new build
"white walls, light wood and overall architecture of this lovely home. Trade some... on the walls and on the woodwork? My style! Light and airy. Beautiful home. The design... evoke a field with horses, I suppose). The x's look oddly like they were made of... has been walled up. Above the porch, the two panels that look like cabinet doors also... on the walls? pantry or otherwise? @jenniferbbronson there is a pantry off the kitchen..."
Expert Talk: Have a Field Day With Landscape Art
Field Trip: Gather Ideas on a DIY Garden Tour
Get inspired by one gardener's local tour, then check out her suggestions for unofficial tours of your own
10 Rock Wall Ideas for a Style-Strong Patio
Strengthen the look of your yard — and solve landscape design dilemmas — with a rock wall that fits right in
"a rock wall that fits right in... Rock walls have long been used to define outdoor spaces and add natural appeal to... low rock walls dotting the countryside. Landscape designers and homeowners today are... rustic stone structures for current lifestyles. From innovative designs integrating... the rock wall has come a long way from its rural roots.... gabions for walls. All of the stone walls you have picked are beautiful. Stone adds such..."
Historic Stone Barn Now a Country Farmhouse Kitchen
A designer carves out a cooking and dining space while carefully preserving the protected 17th-century structure
"thick stone walls and a ceiling stretching up to just over [16 feet] at its apex... surrounded by fields; others are situated next to a farmhouse so that valuable livestock... of the stone wall would be visible. The stone adds so much charm and personality to... thick stone walls! I've been in houses with brick walls a third as thick and... clean the walls? I have an old stone wall on the interior of my house and I've..."
Stone Shows Massive Potential for Homes
Wait, did we say 'massive'? Scratch that. With paper-thin veneers and wide color variety, stone has left the bulk of the past behind
"variety, stone has left the bulk of the past behind... homes of stone for millennia. But whereas in the past the stone had to be locally quarried... veneer, stone can yield a full spectrum of results. Options for which stone you use... different stones as well as manufactured versions like Eldorado and Cultured Stone. Once... materials. A field trip to see the stone in place is well worth it. Consider some of these..."
Pile On Style With a Dry-Laid Stone Retaining Wall
"-laid stone retaining walls have been around for ages. Look at the pyramids in Egypt... and the stone walls that line much of the European countryside — these structures have... dry-joint walls, which use mortar to hold the stones together, properly installed dry-laid... dry-laid stone walls simply use gravity and friction to stay together. Because the walls... retaining wall that will stand the test of time, consider dry-laid stone...."
"beautiful stone walls that seemed to go on forever. In our bedroom community full of... beautiful stone wall. Whether it's an historic home in Bucks County PA, a prairie school... use of stone inside and out. I'm including a unique stone wall sculpture that adorns... exterior stone inside. Bringing the exterior stone inside gives alot of substance and... This wall is breathtaking in person! Wow that is something else! I am in the process..."
Follow Nature’s Lead for Artful Stacked Stones
"cking stones is one of nature’s specialties. She does so beautifully, and sometimes... various-size stones seemingly stacked willy-nilly one atop another. It is a scientific... occasional stone wall builder and this ideabook was full of inspiring examples. Great... knee-high stone walls. I'm very much looking forward to incorporating some of these ideas... called a stone mason to finish the job. Then, suddenly, I could see the stones and how..."
Restoration Rallies a 1790 Stone Springhouse
An old outbuilding gets a new purpose — several purposes, that is — thanks to careful efforts by stonemasons and architects
"though. Field stone or slate would have been nice... but waxed wide oak or pine planks... that the stone walls were standing and just needed cleaning and re-mortaring plants... 1930's stone house. The outside stone is in good shape. The interior has tongue... beautiful stone structures there. I love the inside as well. Malibar Farm in Ohio (now... local stone, so many times the materials used aren't what's found in that area, making..."
Bathroom Workbook: 7 Natural Stones With Enduring Beauty
Not everyone wants a marble bath. Bring organic warmth to your bath counters, walls or floors with these hard-wearing alternatives
"counters, walls or floors with these hard-wearing alternatives... natural stone. No two pieces are exactly alike, and nothing else adds the same organic... your stone surfaces can last a lifetime. Marble, of course, has been a popular... popular stone choice for luxurious interiors for centuries based on its inherent beauty... natural stone varieties, each with its own unique characteristics and strengths, worth..."