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My Houzz: Yard Seals the Deal for an Eichler Home
Expansive indoor-outdoor living sold a couple on this midcentury California home, now brimming with vintage finds collected over time
"couple on this midcentury California home, now brimming with vintage finds collected... hangs on a wall in the Steimles' living room was purchased by Stacey's mother at... found on visits to the beach," says Stacey.... Museum sale about 35 years ago. "It is said to have once belonged to the Segerstrom... hanging on the wall is not actually a deer but a pronghorn (antelope). Feels like a... gone full-on minimalist MCM, but there should be a rapport between architectural design..."
How Low Should Your Drapes Go?
Hover, brush the floor or pool like Scarlett O'Hara's tears — we give you the lowdown on curtain length options
"put them on some sort of stretching device on the back porch, this device had little... inside mount with the curtain/drape installed on decorative rods as an outside mount... prefer to mount close to the ceiling but I have rounded corners so I mount below them... depends on the rest of the features of the room and of course on placement of heaters... drapes on both windows and doors. Treat the doors as if they were windows. Mount the..."
Simple Pleasures: Wake Up and Smell the Coffee
Slugging down any old sludge while pulling on socks is no way to start the day. Learn to brew amazing java and savor the experience here
"pulling on socks is no way to start the day. Learn to brew amazing java and savor the... skimp on this small (but, I would argue, important) ritual. If you would like to... ceramic cup on top of an owl mug in the early morning. Yes, I had this photo on hand.... dogs lay on the pool deck next to me... it is heaven!! Reading this on cool, sunny fall... place it on a burner. As the water in the bottom comes to a boil, it evaporates to..."
Dreaming of a Spa Tub at Home? Read This Pro Advice First
Before you float away on visions of jets and bubbles and the steamiest water around, consider these very real spa tub issues
"float away on visions of jets and bubbles and the steamiest water around, consider these... insist on putting the fixtures on the outside edge of the tub where you're constantly... can be mounted in the basement, ours can, it helps cut down on some noise. But like... risk if mounted in the home especially in the attic, and can be mounted externally... turn on the jets and get dried scum flakes swirling around furiously. My tub is..."
Choosing New Cabinets? Here’s What to Know Before You Shop
Get the scoop on kitchen and bathroom cabinet materials and construction methods to understand your options
"scoop on kitchen and bathroom cabinet materials and construction methods to understand... saved on DIY for them was used to have professional tops put on them [my favourite... it in on a 10% job cost upgrade to plywood. If I use 30 sheets on, say, a $15,000... boxes on plastic or metal legs. So if there's moisture on the floor, it doesn't affect... cabinets on 4 levels: Ikea, box stores, custom stores and on line. I choose Conestoga..."
Design Dilemma: Where to Put the Flat-Screen TV?
"TVs hung on a wall. Any ideas?" Rather than say "Get an iPad instead," I dug up some... and back on to the decor.... that was mounted over my fireplace. It was 1.2 inches thick and the mounting system... amazing how mounting them on the wall changes the entire layout. Also frees up some space... to wall mounting. I'd like to see some solutions for less contemporary space with a... shelves on either side. It looks really good with the only design dilemma being finding..."
10 Inspired Ways to Refresh Your Mantel Now
Postholiday blahs don't stand a chance on your mantel when you incorporate these ways to accessorize and light it
"chance on your mantel when you incorporate these ways to accessorize and light it... what's on your mantel in the Comments section.... of snow on the ground, I decided to keep that theme for the month of January on the... fireplaces are flush on a single wall. I struggle with my mantle decor because my fireplace... idea of a flush hearth. My personal preference is for a flush hearth because it affords... have room on sides of mantel on either side of TV that I'd like to do something with..."
Clear the Air: A Guide to Indoor Air Purifiers
Get the lowdown on highly efficient air filtration systems of all kinds — and which one actually makes indoor pollution worse
"lowdown on highly efficient air filtration systems of all kinds — and which one actually... systems on the market, and prices ranging from $100 to nearly $1,000, it can be hard... going on to Kickstarter. Finally there is a podcast on the technology on the website... will be on the market. It should be on the market in approximately 6 months and will... far as "sales" goes, Houzz usually has many many commercial people come on these comments..."
The Bay Window Goes Modern
Square tubes, cantilevered cubes, mixed glass ... new plays on bay windows are boldly branching out in modern architecture
"plays on bay windows are boldly branching out in modern architecture... valance on that. If I use cellular blinds on the big window, and mount them on the... windows on the sides, so I can lean against pillows on either end. There's an example of... shades. To mount the shades you can request ceiling mount brackets. We'd recommend those... glass on three sides. These are all extensions, but only three are bay windows as..."
Headboard Alternatives to Make a Dull Bed Divine
Take the adventurous route with twigs or splurge on a high-end rug. All of these unusual headboards show creativity and catch the eye
"splurge on a high-end rug. All of these unusual headboards show creativity and catch... ideas on how to mount it as it is just the door with a little trim along the top... bedframe on the side of the road, peeling paint and in horrible condition, but it's... colour on our bedroom ceiling. I love these. Many years when we lived in the "big... an idea on what to do with several pairs of ancient wooden waterskis we inherited with..."
7 Things to Do Before You Move Into a New House
Get life in a new house off to a great start with fresh paint and switch plates, new locks, a deep cleaning — and something on those windows
"list goes on and on. And I haven't even purchased one piece of furniture....the house... order put on her! You cannot be too safe. Great list. I'm closing on a new place and... do that on HER property but she was closing on house she was selling and couldn't move... so much on a house, saving some money on repairs and replacement is important. Many... it was on a timer and when the clocks changed, it's timer needed to be changed, too..."
2012 Appliance Trends: Kitchens
"We also flush mounted all the appliances. Next, we went with fridge and freezer columns... Hang on while I instruct my staff to load up the "show kitchen" with something delicious... the nail on the head!!!!! Oh my aching back....I know if dishwashers are placed up... caught on yet. I agree raise the dishwashers.. I would also love to see the trend... Wall mounts and under-the-cabinet-TVs are okay options. But for a sleek, designer..."
Houzz Tour: Pushing Boundaries in a Sydney Cottage
Expanding and adding on give an Australian family an extra bedroom, an office and — at long last — an indoor bathroom
"adding on give an Australian family an extra bedroom, an office and — at long last... rolls on in!!!!! I win the lotto I am buying a few First Class seats on Quantas... depending on where one lives, it snows), but there was also the threat of the highly... someplace on the planet where it IS warm ALL year round with out going all Equator-ish... insisted on supervising from the back steps. I later bought a beach house at Cronulla..."
Blow Past the Heat With an Outdoor Ceiling Fan
Drop some degrees on your porch or patio while boosting its style, with an energy-efficient ceiling fan
"degrees on your porch or patio while boosting its style, with an energy-efficient ceiling... few tips on how to incorporate a fan into your outdoor room.... to blow on people, or move air on/off the porch? For people who want more subtle air... ceilings. Flush mount fans are a good idea for waterfront homes or other locations with... I've been on the hunt for an outdoor ceiling fan and the Mistral is most unusual. Here..."
Conquer That Blank Wall With a Versatile Picture Ledge
Turn a dull spot into your own personal art gallery with shallow shelves displaying artwork you can swap out on a whim
"decor on a whim, or with the seasons. Goodbye, blank walls; hello, curated art collection... entirely on the subject, but not too far... I bought two ledges for our downstairs toilet... details on how you designed this hanging system? I am going to do this in my studio/reception... examples on our blog: photo album display: http://www.dejongdreamhouse.com/2013/04/... inspiration on-line. It's still a work in progress, but I love playing with the arrangement..."