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223 Heirloom Finish Ideabooks
Eye-Catching Colors for Your Kitchen Floor
"protective finish you fancy, how easy would it be to strip it in a year or two back to... satin finish it looks like slate and is slip resistant. I primed first and I am thrilled... I was finished painting the floor i would be tired of the color. (On a floor, that... clear finish on it you should strip the floor (sander) before painting or staining... kind of finish is on the floor (factory, poly etc.) and perhaps they can recommend..."
How to Create an Inventory, Whether You're Naturally Organized or Not
Documenting your home items is essential, even if disaster seems unimaginable. And it may be easier than you think
"I just finished walking through our rental house and took pictures of everything,... homeowner (and finishing a big kitchen remodel), I need to do this + create a will + living... even heirlooms. Our lives and love cannot be measured materialistically. Blessings... already finished three rooms. Tomorrow I start with the upstairs rooms. Why does the... 'you've just finished your gift shopping, but you haven't given them yet.' If someone were..."
This One's on the House: A Tour of Home Bars
"we are finished in about 2 weeks from now. The bar itself is 12'x15' and then an attached... recently finished this home bar that was completely inspired from photos and articles... We just finished our bar house in the backyard. I too got a lot of wonderful ideas... tiki bar finished It looks amazing. Great job! How long did it take from start to... to finish and where did you get your inspiration and materials from? Another bar..."
Building on a Budget? Think ‘Unfitted’
Prefab buildings and commercial fittings help cut the cost of housing and give you a space that’s more flexible
"see the finished product! Great concept. Um, that would be a "NO" for the stainless... you've finished it and lived in it for a while. bonnie - not sure about hurrican... remarkable finish come about. Thanks! Kurt, You might enjoy the books of the English... roofing, finishes, and labor, that extra 290 linear feet adds ~66% more cost to your... was not finished out since it was originally mounted with one end flush to a wall,..."
The '70s Are Back. Can Ya Dig It?
"iron (heirloom) painted bubble gum pink to match my floral bedroom in a make-over... mirror finish contact paper. With the blacklight posters and black lights it was really... dull the finish forever. I was married in 1971 to an interior designer and we had great... quality finishes of today but wish to maintain the original concept of the home. We... metal finish was perceived as gaudy by the time we'd all seen enough of it through..."
The Lowdown on Bed Skirts
Sure, they hide the dust bunnies. But when you know all the options, bed skirts can rack up major style points too
"com/fabricseen-finished-project-green-fabric-bedroom-set/ I have allergies, and do not want... has an heirloom quilt my grandparents made. In the winter my preschooler sleeps with... like the finished look it gives to the bed, even when the covers are pulled back. (Also... beautiful finished side boards and decorative foot. I have been totally puzzled about... as the finished panel width. Depending on the design repeat of the fabric, the average..."
The Cure for Houzz Envy: Living Room Touches Anyone Can Do
Spiff up your living room with very little effort or expense, using ideas borrowed from covetable ones
"We just finished our DIY cottage after 2 1/2 grueling years and now only need to (gasp)... metallic finish doesn't do it for you, consider consider accent colors, high gloss paint... textures finish. Hope this is helpful! pl I wondered what was wrong with that room... family heirloom to be treasured. I labor of love. I love this series! I just recently..."
Inside Houzz: No More Bumper Cars in This Remodeled Kitchen
More space, more storage, and the dogs can stretch out now too. A designer found on Houzz creates a couple's just-right kitchen
"family heirloom table & have the corner room for it. I'm so excited to find this... professional finish. Seeing the warm tones of this kitchen have enabled me to come to terms... although the finish is a cherry color. I have a new laptop and no longer have the manufacturer... r and finish notes. Thank you for your interest. Pour le vin..."
10 Midcentury Features to Treasure
Before you trash that geometric tile or kitschy wallpaper, find out whether your home's blasts from the past are gems in disguise
"the wood finishes and everything Inspiring ideabook! We love Mid-century Mods... some... and your finished project! Thanks for sharing this story, I can just feel your excitement... family heirlooms with this style home, so ideas or constructive criticism are welcome... not a finished product. I'm taking it slow. Here are some more: More details Original..."
Kitchen of the Week: Grandma's Kitchen Gets a Modern Twist
Colorful, modern styling replaces old linoleum and an inefficient layout in this architect's inherited house in Washington, D.C.
You Said It: ‘It’s Important to Wait’ and More Houzz Quotables
Dreaming in Color: 5 Fab Not-Beige Bedroom Neutrals
Go soothing without slipping into yawn territory, with purples, blue-grays and more on bedroom walls
How to Replace Your Lawn With a Garden
New project for a new year: Lose the turfgrass for energy savings, wildlife friendliness and lower maintenance
Decorating With Antiques: Tables to Elevate the Everyday
They may have common uses, but antique tables bring a most uncommon beauty to dining, game playing and more
Clutter vs. Keepers: A Guide to New Year's Purging
"We've just finished giving our entry/hallway a complete makeover, and I've given myself... put the finishing touches to our living room and dining area. I'm sewing slipcovers... Mark the finish day for each room with a heart on your calendar, and now count out one... into a finished entertainment area - holding both a computer room for work and a grown... hands, and heirlooms passed down for generations have the ability to fill your heart with..."