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1081 One Ford Road Ideabooks
Follow One Man’s Midcentury-Mailbox Dream
"family had one like it for years. I especially like the one on a solid post that displays... the only one who prefers the original? You should get some sales. I'll buy one. Then... see some one so dedicated to design. I had no idea that one couldn't find period style... work. No one asked them to. No one paid them for it, they just quietly and thoughtfully... I'd buy one for my home! Awesome! I spent hours searching for one myself. I need one..."
One Guy Found a $175,000 Comic in His Wall. What Has Your Home Hidden?
"a call one day down the road since I taped my business card to the scotch with a note... do have one that is open one Sunday of the month for two hours. haven't had a chance... place! One of the grates is in one of the crape myrtles in the yard. We had to cut... found one of the first "Penthouse Forums" - that was good for a laugh. "Dear Penthouse... years and one year we left behind two mini-bottles of Scotch and two buy and sells...."
Master Bathroom Choices: One Sink or Two?
"One sink or two? This is the classic debate for couples renovating a sizable master... house has one bathroom, one bathroom sink, one tub/shower combo, one toilet. By the... down the road. One sink and more counter space please! 6 x 8 master bath...one sink... bathroom, one sink, one toilet, one shower, tiny by most standards, but steps from the... is not one or two sinks but one or two master baths! Two sinks please! I guess a lot..."
One Big Happy Expansion for Michigan Grandparents
No more crowding around the Christmas tree. Friends and extended family now have all the elbow room they need, thanks to a smart addition
"-foot one-bathroom home and then they leave, first for college and then for careers... bedrooms; at one point four kids in two bunkbeds in one room that was 10'x10' square) and... system, one would assume the owners like their TV-watching but there's only one seat... needed one on a daily basis (and yes, they could have afforded it). Now two elderly... and no one needs to go there at all except to prep for company. The living part of..."
Key Measurements for the Perfect Garage
Get the dimensions that will let you fit one or more cars in your garage, plus storage, mechanical and whatever else you need
"you fit one or more cars in your garage, plus storage, mechanical and whatever else... since the Ford Model T began the obsession with the automobile about a hundred years... existing one. If you have ever scraped your car alongside a garage door frame, you... expensive than one larger one in construction and door cost. Two sets of tracks, two separate... from the road (and the road is another 15 feet in, so 65 feet) and over that distance..."
Contractor Tips: Wise Advice for Laundry Room Design
Thinking ahead when installing or moving a washer and dryer can prevent frustration and damage down the road
"appliances — one filled with water and one with heat, so you need to be careful. These tips... hole: one for darks, one for lights and one for reds. The kids sort their own laundry... clothes. One bag for lights, one for darks, and one for denim. It's nice because I... so only one machine is necessary. In fifty years of doing laundry I only had one leak... floor one is used for most of our clothing. The first floor one is in a closet of..."
Build Your Own Wooden Deck Chair From a Pallet — for $10!
"high road with a low-cost outdoor chair you make yourself... out of. One almost has to get on one's knees...sort of like a low-slung beach chair... pallet is one hour, with one hour going into the rest of the process, including cutting... this one is getting added to the list. I was thinking @ ddelora, why not add... pad to one for a little extra comfort? It would also raise the height a bit for getting... to make one cut instead of two! Oh, and I know what was transported on it. Furniture..."
Gravel Driveways: Crunching the Pros and Cons
"day! One "Pro" not mentioned in the article is Security... no one can sneak up on... gravel! Not one person mentioned this (is no one from the northeast?) I would love to hear... concrete one. I found the time spent on keeping the gravel drive tidy quite high. The... anyone one or anything will make noise when treading on gravel... even smallish animals... that no one can approach the house without me hearing them coming. I love gravel....."
Houzz Tour: Tiny Home Built for Big Adventure
"I want one!!! YUM! and the house is adorable too. Very cool!! Thanks for sharing... hitch one behind my Studebaker pickup for a trip to Alaska) but for two people to... expensive!) ones. They will soon learn the need for personal space. No relationship can... build one on my 5 acres for when we have guests who'd love to have their own space... to have one of those, to make myself a home in...I love your Ideas and what you have..."
Movin' on Up: What to Consider With a Second-Story Addition
Learn how an extra story will change your house and its systems to avoid headaches and extra costs down the road
"featuring one of our second story additions, The Ballard Remodel. Like judygilpin mentioned... included one here. Jasonbarwise: how in the world did you do it yourself? Are you e... neighbours; one of the reasons we embarked on this project was we wanted to improve our... We have one partially unfinished room in our basement, so I'll be making a second run... existing ones going to the basement. But sometimes a little creative thinking is required..."
Gardening Happiness Found ... in Potholes
Imperfections in roads and sidewalks become miniature works of art — and unlikely sources of joy — at the hands of a London gardener
"ns in roads and sidewalks become miniature works of art — and unlikely sources of... in the road and one of the morning glory seeds from the plants I had planted on the... years ago one of these happened on their own. Between my house and the stop sign a weed... of the road so it would make for an interesting drive!!! imagine all the smiles he... It's got one flower on it now, and I can see it came from a flower pot several yards..."
DIY Pathway Puts Landscapes on the Right Track
Create a road more traveled in your backyard, and save your lawn from foot traffic, with this easy, affordable gravel path
"ate a road more traveled in your backyard, and save your lawn from foot traffic,... making one for my home. Thanks for the idea book!!! childrens outdoor play areas I... making one as well, though I would be working on uneven and sloped ground, so I am... rock. One issue I thought of. I'm not sure where you live, but I live in New England..."
A First-Time Buyer’s Guide to Home Maintenance
"article and one that starry-eyed folks shopping for their first home should read and re-read... months. One other piece to add is if maintenance isn't followed on items, it can, and... the new one in and turn everything back on.When: Right after you move in and every... don’t have one you trust, call the manufacturer or installer and ask for a recommendation..."
Guest Picks: Travel Accessories Roundup
"on the road with accessories that look good and travel well... on the road. What modern traveler doesn't want a little luxury and a "home away from... packing one of these babies. It is an all-in-one adapter that fits power outlets in... Little ones need travel bags too. I love this one with long-legged giraffes. It is... little ones can pose the question of where they will sleep. This travel bed provides... I want one! And just in case... this slim medic kit is designed for travel and to..."
Designer Sketch: Josh McCullar
Ancient ruins, modern lines and back roads inspire a Virginia designer. See what's on his drawing board now
"and back roads inspire a Virginia designer. See what's on his drawing board now... stories. On one side was a parlor with two grand pianos, and on the other was a summer... the back roads of Carolina and Georgia in spring, photographing barns, eating peach... change one thing about home design, what would it be?To make people realize bigger... current one, a young and inspired couple with an amazing site and the willingness to..."