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Countertop + Backsplash: Making the Perfect Match
Zero in on a kitchen combo you'll love with these strategies and great countertop-backsplash mixes for inspiration
"Zero in on a kitchen combo you'll love with these strategies and great counterto... backsplashes in areas near sinks. I have a problem with this in the laundry room. Have... around in the sink in there too much. When picking out tile to match your countertops... small 1x1s are the background, and I put together the medallion behind the stove... be made in any color, so it can go with whatever else you have going on in the room..."
Dream Spaces: 14 Fabulous Indoor-Outdoor Bathrooms
Disappearing walls put these baths in Mother Nature’s lap, counting tranquil views and fresh air as the best luxuries of all
"baths in Mother Nature’s lap, counting tranquil views and fresh air as the best luxuries... you loll in the tub. Not surprisingly, these baths work best in balmy climates. I’m... retreat in today’s busy world, a refuge from the stress of overscheduled lives. The... outdoors in. I’m talking about adding glass walls and a glass door to the shower, or... deck (or in a garden) so I could admire the view while I soak. Imagine what it would..."
Houzz Call: Pros, Show Us Your Latest Kitchen!
Tiny, spacious, modern, vintage ... whatever kitchen designs you've worked on lately, we'd like to see
"latest in your kitchen designs, whether they're swanky setups in urban lofts, vintage... months in the Comments section below, and it could end up in a featured ideabook for... kitchens in rural farmhouses or tiny apartment kitchens with crazy-clever storage solutions... usually in stock. I used a 1x4" here in a running bond pattern, color is Lucca Pearl... that is in many 1940s-1960s apartments. We did the same in a very cool project in the..."
Kitchen Color: 15 Ravishing Red Backsplashes
"especially in superbright and bold shades. If it’s combined with too many other loud colors... for each in case you see something you like for your own kitchen.... backsplashes in modernist kitchens felt pretty jarring to me. I think using red in softer... scheme in the kitchen. I love colour in the home. Many of the above examples show... kitchens in the photos above - and almost all used in Houzz ideabooks - are polished..."
10 Gorgeous Backsplash Alternatives to Subway Tile
Artistic installations, back-painted glass and pivoting windows prove there are backsplash possibilities beyond the platform
"materials in eye-catching applications, from tiny chevron tiles to painted glass, pivoting... mirror in my new kitchen. In some areas it brings in views of the outside garden which... it out in a few years if we get bored with it! I've used the mirror backsplash in... backsplash put in by the former owners with all sorts of items embedded in it such as dice... 'out' in a few years. It's always better to do what you love, not what's in style..."
Kitchen Backsplashes That Work
"elements in your kitchen: cabinets, countertop, and floor. Bring your samples with... surface in a complimentary color to the counter tops. Frozen in fear - that is me with... it ties in my all over paint color (BM Natural linen) with the gray in the carrara... of tile in ceramic, stone or glass. Good luck! what about copper with wood cabinets... to use 1" square glass tiles that pick up all the colors of the granite in a double..."
Kitchen Countertop Materials: 5 More Great Alternatives to Granite
Get a delightfully different look for your kitchen counters with lesser-known materials for a wide range of budgets
"our redo in kitchen, I'm getting Vetrazzo in the copper color! @suzyq101 It's true... slabs are 1" or 1-1/8" thick compared to granite which is 3/4". I too love the dark green... opposite here in Pennsylvania. Our granite is 3cm (1-1/8") but slate is thinner. I lived... to keep in mind who you have in your house/social circle in part. With more cancer... linoleum in the 50's Are linoleum and vinyl the same? I had vinyl in my last kitchen..."
How to Design a Storybook Cottage
A client’s request: “Build me a house where Disney meets Tudor.” The architect explores the details that make the style
"lacking in curb appeal. But that’s OK, as we have a blank slate to do with as we’d... we live in one we built in 2000 that was featured in Country French magazine in 2003... story was in-cased in the entryway and the stain-glass window was 36" dia placed in the... while in front of it on a low table covered in a snowy white cloth (it's always a... bubbling in a cauldron - but there will still be a fire in the fireplace.) The fireplace..."