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2554 Island Ideabooks
Storage Surprise: Turn Colorful Tool Cabinets Into Fun Furniture
Reimagine your handy chests as nightstands, bar carts and kitchen storage for a bright interior alternative
"roll-away island! I've also heard of using the larger tool chests as changing tables... roll-away island. Where else can we find all stainless steel with 50# rated drawers... kitchen island. It was only $599. When our daughter was heading off to university and... rolling island idea - why didn't I think of that?!?! Mmmm... No. Can't wrap my mind..."
Houzz Call: Show Us Your Nutty Home Fixes
"peninsula/island type-thing that was only about three feet off the ground... they had... usable island... it's been like this for over three years. Try not to be jealous... think your island is great! I have a friend who had something similar. They did build... their island top, but only added wood on 3 sides to create a cubby under the counter..."
Kitchen of the Week: Cheery Retro Style for a 1913 Kitchen
"it two islands, oh, oh, and some big knobby corbels - couple up there, and over there... have an island to walk around also ;). The infusion of maraschino cherry red (a gorgeous... to an island and the lack of uppers on the long wall of windows. Beautiful. It's... center island are being turned on their head-doesn't really go, does it, no matter..."
Raw Appeal: 9 Wonderful Ways With Natural Wood
Pop Culture Watch: Get a Good Rap With Thrift Store Scores
"chandelier, island leather stools and a koi vessel sink in my bath..all from Overstock... South Sea Islands. Not just a "theme"---immersed in another world. I've been saving... Long Island, NY. I have not only furnished my own home but have helped so many others... plus island for $2300. This is a picture of a cabinet that my husband bought at..."
Power to the People: Outlets Right Where You Want Them
No more crawling and craning. With outlets in furniture, drawers and cabinets, access to power has never been easier
"out an island now. Since it will have a telescoping vent for the cooktop, plug-ins... in the island with a telescoping plug-in. He said no problem it would just cost more... kitchen island. http://www.evoline-usa.com/residential-kitchen.html#. Outlets around... of my island and they are hidden by false drawer fronts. To access them you simply..."
Considering Renting to Vacationers? Read This First
More people are redesigning their homes for the short-term-rental boom. Here are 3 examples — and what to consider before joining in
"the Big Island of Hawaii. I had to smile at the thought of Shellie upping her budget... Padre Island Texas which we use mainly in the winter. Luckily the high rental season... Simons Island, GA and escape to it from the brutal winters up north. Now a vacation... Simons Island is magical a wonderful family destination with golf golf and more golf..."
Designing Your Kitchen: How to Configure the Sink?
Look to how you prep and clean in the kitchen when choosing among a one-, two- or three-bowl sink. See what setup would work best for you
"granite island. We have been told we can't change it out without re-doing the whole... whole island. Does anyone know if this is true? Not sure how many bowls I'd replace it... in an island. Anyone have one? Do you like it or hate it? We bought this sink/faucet... gutting the island and starting fresh! @lchrizz: Oh, my! What were they thinking? Please..."
Houzz Tour: A Beach Cottage Gets Its Vibe Back
"Balboa Island. I can't believe your little living room. Ours was identical. Our little... little island house was my first inspiration. Oh my I love this house! Each photograph... Balboa Island in the 1970s. It was fun and lovely. But certainly not for entertaining... Balboa Island, the Jolly Roger, "Waltah Clark" MuMu's...all those wonderful little..."
Follow Nature’s Lead for Artful Stacked Stones
"Block Island, RI and have been collecting stones for a couple of cairns to be placed... over the island. Andy Goldsworthy's sculptures and his documentary are so captivating... Block Island. The storms knock them down and the residents and visitors rebuild... Mackinac Island in Michigan. Wonderful working with natural materials!..."
How to Pick a Kitchen Backsplash That Wows
Design your ideal backsplash with help from these Houzz guides and inspiring ideas for every kitchen style
"granite island countertop for this renovation project. http://www.houzz.com/photos... where the island sitters stare. I was hoping for something really unexpected, although... on the island is a bit lighter/different than the other counters and splash? Also... The island countertop is custom made by our contractor out of mahogany. An Imaged..."
The Future of Smart Design: Reuse, Reduce, Recycle
See why reducing waste in a home construction project should appeal to every architect, designer and client
"for an island. shorter counter tops; out door projects. Try a stone yard or cemetery... maybe Long Island--it's been awhile!---but lots of places have salvage yards like this... the old island, another got the desk & pantry, still another got the double ovens &... kitchen island butcherblock countertop. The tiles also have over 50% recycled content..."
The Question That Can Make You Love Your Home More
Change your relationship with your house for the better by focusing on the answer to something designers often ask
"Catskill island where friends can sit and talk or help make dinner with me. No tv in... front the island and sink area. Even with a bit of "patchwork" we kept the overall feeling... counters and island top were chosen to mimic the tropical feel seen through the windows... Large-Island-and-lots-of-counter-space-kitchen-tampa Relaxed, welcoming, comfortable..."
Pro Chefs Dish on Kitchens: How Marc Vetri Cooks at Home
Learn an Iron Chef's kitchen preferences on everything from flooring to ceiling lights — and the one element he didn't even think about
"into the island instead of a wall of cabinets and counters. It's an idea worth remembering... in the island is on the side opposite the cooking area. A good place for washing hands... of the island? Courtesy of the chef - info on Campari bottle lights. http://www.i... a huge island.A. We just redid our kitchen last year. We were working within the... 11½-foot island, with an overhang at the end that has room for four stools. We have..."
Readers' Choice: The Top 20 Kitchens of 2011
"19... island seating for 6 and the chandelier is fabulous! They are all beautiful... separate from island. Number 3 is my favor for the pet area. I wish I had seen the pet area... not an island fan. I prefer peninsulas.... of the island are packed with treats for these lucky pups' owners. 12. We saw a lot... block islands this year, just like the one in this kitchen that made the top-20 list... handy island sink. 1. This New York kitchen was added to many ideabooks for its..."