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12 Questions Your Interior Designer Should Ask You
The best decorators aren’t dictators — and they’re not mind readers either. To understand your tastes, they need this essential info
"doing the master bedroom as well. I did not go back and charge again or additionally... for the master bedroom. Other designers or decorators might have. I also prefer the... She was masterful. I knew the general colors but she picked shades of those colors... add a master bath, I initially contacted a contractor recommended by a friend. The... in a brand new kitchen, and with much re-do and tweaking of the rest of the first..."
Houzz Tour: A New Mediterranean Home Goes Country
A just-built house gets a reboot to make it better suited to indoor-outdoor living and casual, large-scale entertaining
"in the master bedroom. Love! Love! Love! Beautiful remodel of the kitschy Mediterranean... in the master bedroom - it seems quite low and in an unusual location - do you know... The master bedroom is fantastic! That kitchen is absolutely stunning, the spiral... and the master bedroom. This is California - the roof looks fine. Wow this house it's... know the brand? Love the scale of the light fixtures used throughout the house. Bold..."
Bedroom Window Treatments to Block the Light
Sleep tight with curtains, shades and more designed to keep out bright rays while letting stylishness in
"finished my master bath renovation and have not put the TV, DVD, VCR, Roku, etc. back in... In my master bedroom, I have noticed I am sleeping much better without all those... in the master bedroom, so I can read comfortably for a few minutes. The ROMAN SHADES... easily." Brand name and where did you find this gem, please? Sony Dream Machine halbanes... The master bedroom faces the street where streetlamps stay on all the time, and..."
12 House-Hunting Tips to Help You Make the Right Choice
Stay organized and focused on your quest for a new home, to make the search easier and avoid surprises later
"having the master bath torn apart because of an extensive mold problem. Since the cabinetry... looked at brand new homes up to 300+ year old homes. But the restrictions on the land... living/dining, master bedroom , and loft, but I had them painted prior to moving and the den... guest and master baths, and top of the line appliances. She lived in it a little over... in the master bedroom overlooking a gorgeous view, but when the sun hit those windows..."
Airy Bathrooms See the Light
A breezy bathroom can be a revelation. These 8 ideas will help you lighten up yours in surprising ways
"are of a master and hall bath. The master was formerly a closet with the small window... odern-Master-Bath-Style-modern-bathroom-los-angeles I incorporated several of your... a good brand for waterproof shades?... 44056/Master-Bathroom-Project---Fairfax-traditional-bathroom-dc-metro Audrey Love..."
Original Home Details: What to Keep, What to Cast Off
"actually brand new. A stainless steel dishwasher hides in plain sight just left of the... for a master BR closet. This percipitated the need to move the main entrance to... in the master bedroom to mirror the one in the dining rm, and we moved windows to... remodel the master & create a workable closet (out of a lack of one - DOWNSIDE to 1920's... remolded master bath .. We are upgrading many items but absolutely trying to keep some..."
10 Tips to Maximize Your Whole-House Remodel
Cover all the bases now to ensure many years of satisfaction with your full renovation, second-story addition or bump-out
"that the master bathroom is almost directly over the tankless water heater, or I'd wait... possibly your master on the north or west side will be best. Study the traffic patterns and... for the master bath, a separate medium sized unit for the kitchen etc. The installation... major brands. I decided not to go that way. He suggested the recirculating pump... to out master suite. When we had infants and toddlers it was also the nursery. Now..."
Linoleum, the All-Purpose Flooring Wonder
Dashing in a rainbow of colors, able to be cleaned with ease and courteous to budgets everywhere, linoleum is a super choice for floors
"particular brand of flooring. As for myself I always just used Vinegar and water when... in our master bathroom, which we had installed several years ago (to replace the original... in my master bathroom for several years and it looks fine. Water isn't an issue,... upstairs master bedroom, and an upstairs open loft area. Except I want eco friendly... in our master bathroom for about 6 years and it's been fine. I try to wipe up splashes..."
How to Hire an Architectural Photographer
Pro to pro: Great project photos can boost business. Get the details on finding the right photographer for your project
"their brand grows. Realtors can also build a practice around great images. The trick... hard to master! Hello @ South Shore Decorating I'm on the south shore! you can check... find your master photographer and follow his steps in every angle, light use. Particularly... Study masters of this field. Peter Rymwid Architectural Photographer NY area All... like the master you say I can become. The stack of exterior/interior magazines and Houzz..."
8 Ways to Spruce Up an Older Bathroom (Without Remodeling)
"sparkly! My master formica is flecked with gold and it looks practically brand new. Followed... monster. The master bath has orchid (or lavender) walls with a pink tile floor, pink toilet... built....master bath was a killer! Deep rose walls with pink fixtures, white tile with... The master bath had the avocado green fixtures and tile. They loved those 70's..."
Houzz Call: Show Us Your Paint Makeovers
Let your newly repainted house or room do the "How d'ya like me now?" strut right here — it might just be featured in an upcoming ideabook
"for our Master Bedroom, which sits on the 2nd floor of our Dutch Colonial in Minneapolis... installing a brand new one. I would like a blue colour, like Benjamin Moore West Coast... in my master bedroom in North Carolina. I missed the exposed brick walls from living... in my master bedroom closet. There was a lot of old termite damage in the baseboards..."
Kitchen Counters: Granite, Still a Go-to Surface Choice
Every slab of this natural stone is one of a kind — but there are things to watch for while you're admiring its unique beauty
How to Pick the Right White Paint
"between brands: http://www.colorcharts.org/ccorg/default.aspx Just type the name of... in my master bedroom and bathroom, and I love it! It is a warm white, not too white... in my master bedroom and bath. It is beautiful! limited paint co. options in La... kitchen Master bath just got painted Sherwin Williams cashmere Extra White 7006. Love... "white" in a master bedroom with windows facing north, I currently have BM Gray Mirage and..."
9 Reasons to Buy a Painting
"their brand & customer base but this usually involves the Gallery receiving a substantial... level of mastering their craft and simply because something is handmade doesn’t necessarily... of old masters sold in discount stores:). One thing I would never, EVER do is buy... as past masters have and their work is absolutely mind blowing. How you can even compare... our new master bedroom and is helping to shape our decorating choices. I like to think..."
From Queasy Colors to Killer Tables: Your Worst Decorating Mistakes
"Tennessee master bedroom a pale butter yellow. It hurt my eyes while I was doing the... had a master bath in the 80's papered in a dark coral. Because of the color reflection... paint for master bedroom with jewel-toned reds/blues in drapery fabrics. Like white paint... paint for Master Bedroom along with pale yellow carpet. It was NEON, especially when... on my master bath before I figured out the right color. Some rooms are just harder..."