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114 Fire Ring Ideabooks
Ring In Lighting Style With a Bell Jar Lantern
Bell jar lanterns have cast off the darkness since the Dark Ages — could one light the way in your own home?
Cool Nights are Coming; Consider a Fire Pit
"adding a fire pit to your yard. Not only will it keep you toasty, but you can make S'mores... socialize. Fire pits have a long history in American Landscape Architecture. Jens Jensen... "council ring" in his designs. This design had its roots in the history of Native Americans... council ring into the design, Martha went ahead after finding the original plans and... have a "fire ring" in your yard, you can be cited, if anyone complains, as most communities..."
How to Make a Stacked Stone Fire Pit
"grill and fire pit were always hot conversations. So when the day we became homeowners... idea of a fire pit was finally on its way to fruition. But before anything was built... purchase a fire ring (we use these at boy scout campouts) and build the stone around that... enjoyed this fire pit during all seasons. We had a fire on Valentines Day and it was so... have a fire pit. Legorita- the fire pit cost about $450, although we probably could..."
10 Real Ways You Can Help After a House Fire
Suggestions from someone who lost her home to fire — and experienced the staggering generosity of community
"home to fire — and experienced the staggering generosity of community... house on fire. "No," I would answer each and every time. "I just never thought my... over the fire and the changes it brought to our lives. I hope that the fire victims... after a fire destroyed most of his apartment. the fire was started by a tenant living... house fire is prepare them an "insurance survival" package: a 3-ring binder with..."
'Shou-Sugi-Ban' Is Setting the Siding World on Fire
"resistant to fire, rot and pests. Siding created by this method also has an expected life... resistant to fire, but not fire proof. @Ken: Good question, and relevant for any dark... devastated by fires. This could really be promising and it looks great. Thank you Michelle... retain the fire odor? I would NOT find that appealing sitting outside the house. How... catch fire, water at the ready, and extra set of capable hands to help. Your only..."
July Checklist for a Smooth-Running Home
Pare back inside while you fire up outside for the Fourth. And why not donate some spare produce while you're at it?
Stylish Log Storage for Traditional Homes
"m one fire's worth to a full cord, these wood-storing options will have you stacking... or my fire-building self-esteem. Finding a spot to store logs indoors and out can... nighttime fire. A log basket holds enough logs for a few fires. It's even semiportable... council ring near your fire pit. Here's a solution for that entire cord. This simple... a warm fire blazing inside." A copper bucket filled with logs inside will keep the..."
Why We Love Midcentury Modern Design
There's a method to all this 'Mad Men'-ness — just look to psychology, tough times and, believe it or not, Apple
Better, Smarter Smoke Detectors Push All the Right Buttons
No more bashing in that smoke detector with a broomstick at 3 a.m. — if you haven't already yanked it out. Welcome the new, civilized breed
"there’s a fire, knowing where that fire is happening is the most important fact. Also... was a fire and I was asleep or away from home the alarm co. would call the fire dept... possible fire is a wonderful feature. If there is a fire near my babies room, I want... freeze, fire, flood, CO, etc. etc. Love it. Here's a pic of our fire sensor put next... dispatch fire dept. (which is crucial if fire starts when you're not home/in a seasonal..."
Warm and Cozy Wildlife and Hunt-Themed Inspired Rooms
"nights, hot fires blazing away in fireplaces on blustery days and the rich, gorgeous reds... crackling fires, sipping aged bourbon and smoking cigars. They conjure up thoughts of... a nice fire and making smores in a Ralph Lauren decorated room! :) dznsln: Oh... napkin rings. Flatware is Spode, Woodland, as well. The centerpiece is composed..."
Circle Round for Great Garden Design
Circular thinking can be a boon in creating eye-catching landscapes. Here's how to put the shape to best use
"stone rings of Stonehenge in southern England. They continue to shape today's garden... even a fire pit? I really like the fire pit circle but I think why I like it is that... with a fire pit circle. :) Great post, one of the best I've read on geometric shapes... for a fire pit. @ john T would love to put the right hand top pic of the circle... in the ring. A simple circle inlay set in a patio...."
Splurge of the Week: The Kamado Grill
Travel Guide: San Francisco for Design Lovers
Visionary architecture, great museums, amazing food and shops — you don't have to leave your heart here to take inspiration home
Edit Keepsakes With Confidence — What to Let Go and What to Keep
If mementos are weighing you down more than bringing you joy, here's how to lighten your load with no regrets
"before a fire, a flood or future relatives make them for you? You can take control of... them on fire and I think it was a wise and brave choice for her. I still have journals... grandmother ring in my ears from time to time, "You must choose your style and stick with... shoes, ring, etc etc; ten years later when divorced? I feel like I don't want it but..."
4 Obstacles to Decluttering — and How to Beat Them
Letting go can be hard, but it puts you more in control of your home's stuff and style. See if any of these notions are holding you back
"house fire. And I have never given them a second thought. Looking back I can see... sorry a fire took your letters but in addition to the memories the mementos matters... in the fire. That would never be clutter. Each one of us gets to decide what is too... that a fire can bring relief. It rids us of things we didn't dare to part with.... diamond ring-the kids gag when they see it, and I don't even wear it, because it's..."