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144 Reclaimed railroad tie furniture Ideabooks
Design Elements: Beautiful Reclaimed Wood
"sourcing reclaimed wood. These boards come from torn-down barns, homes or even factories... adding reclaimed wood's wonderful texture to floors, walls, cabinets and more.... I love reclaimed wood. My husband and I made our light fixture out of reclaimed barn... design! Reclaimed wood. Love this post!! I especially like the coffee table which was... all your reclaimed wood paneling: http://www.reclaimedlumberproducts.com/wood-floor..."
7 Out-of-the-Box Retaining Wall Ideas
"Beyond Railroad Ties With Stylish Rock, Metal, Blocks, and Poured Concrete... again: 8x8 railroad timbers stacked about 4-feet high with pine straw at the crest. There... treads with railroad tie risers. We installed a natural picket fence (scavenged from a... England. Reclaimed granite building blocks excellent site i am in love with pic number... somewhat of a furniture look. The only real drawback is upkeep; you'll probably have to restain..."
Dining Set Makeover: Paint and Tea-Tinted Fabric Make Old Chairs New
Reclaim dated dining chairs for far less than buying new, using spray paint, modern fabric and a handful of tea bags
"Reclaim dated dining chairs for far less than buying new, using spray paint, modern... -from-Furniture What a great transformation! I love that you said "love the one... that the furniture looked too old for us and couldn't wait to replace it. I would have... make old furniture look new and contemporary. I love the final look. (I like the contrast... of the furniture you see in this picture. It is not our taste, and I am thinking I..."
My Houzz: History Resonates in a New Washington Farmhouse
"join reclaimed pieces to create a warmly personal home for a family... salvaged and reclaimed rustic furnishings as possible. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here:... both new furniture with salvaged in such an artful way. The Horning family has more... something reclaimed in our old-house kitchen, but going on four years, that thing hasn’t... , the furniture suits the house, and the whole works for the inhabitants. The place..."
My Houzz: Rustic Farmhouse Character for a New Dallas Home
"finds and reclaimed materials set the tone for a family’s warm and personal home... design and furniture choiced are practical and not trendy...I could see being happy with... where railroads and the shorter distances to haul freight made materials more available... new and reclaimed materials. the corrogated tower and the garage door were reclaimed... reused/reclaimed materials throughout the house (mirrors, ceilings, shower). Inspiring..."
Emerald Green Pulls Nature Indoors
Summer is just the right time to use this rich and elegant shade of green to tie interiors and outdoor spaces together
"green to tie interiors and outdoor spaces together... on the furniture, floors and in the accessories. Thankyou from a woman who Ralph Lauren's... nature and tying that into a room's design. It reminded me of this elegant photograph... green and tie indoor and outdoor space together.Tip: If you don’t have fantastic windows... Considering a reclaimed wood wall? Sneak the trend in by painting a few planks emerald green..."
My Houzz: French Country Meets Southern Farmhouse Style in Georgia
Industrious DIYers use antique furniture, collections and warm colors to cozy up their traditional home
"antique furniture, collections and warm colors to cozy up their traditional home... antique furniture. "We are avid DIYers," says Kim. "Anywhere we can save money, we... effortlessly tie into Kim's French country style. Every corner of the home shows off her... piece of furniture or adding color to a room, she fearlessly paints, sands, waxes and... unique furniture pieces. Lovely kitchen thanks for sharing! Fantastic! Wonderful,..."
The Perks and Perils of Reupholstering Old Furniture
Secondhand upholstered pieces can add character to a room, but beware of bugs, snakes and hidden costs
"fabulous furniture finds near Dumpsters, on roadsides or by religiously haunting thrift... Vintage furniture — even when discovered in a less-than-optimal condition — is often... average furniture. Of course, there are perils in reupholstering an old piece of furniture... furniture. I recently read about a woman who found a classic little sofa by the side... GOOD furniture. I would add: PLEASE be aware that some of that NEW furniture from..."
Houzz Tour: Charming, Rustic Lakefront Cabin in Minnesota
Vintage furnishings, reclaimed materials and a stone fireplace give a rebuilt weekend house a cozy, collected-over-time feel
"furnishings, reclaimed materials and a stone fireplace give a rebuilt weekend house a cozy... go with reclaimed pine flooring, decided not to use any drywall except in the closets... I can tie in some old charm like this one..beautiful!! Great job and not easy to... Collection furniture the cabin owners have chosen works perfectly! I talked my husband..."
Kitchen of the Week: Historic Queen Anne Renovation
Reclaimed 120-year-old shelving, soft materials and space-saving storage turned this outdated kitchen into a beautiful, functional space
Houzz Call: What Have You Salvaged for Home Use?
If your floors, furniture, exterior materials or other home elements have a past life, we'd like to hear the story
"floors, furniture, exterior materials or other home elements have a past life, we'd... sharing your reclaiming and salvaging accomplishments in the Comments section of Houzz... salvaged, reclaimed, repurposed or reused around your house? We'd love to see more of... salvaged or reclaim material? I had been trying to find some salvaged reclaim or recycle... salvage/reclaiming/repurposing. My first attempt at furniture was (typical for a w..."
Can We Bounce Some Great Recycled-Rubber Ideas Off You?
No need to bemoan that spare tire. Old rubber is getting a guilt-free second life as flooring, pavers, sinks and even furniture
"essential, reclaiming and recycling rubber is essential to reducing our landfill waste... from furniture to flooring. Keen to help reduce landfill? See here how you can use... toys or tied in the tree for his self play tug toys. Don't forget tire swings! Our... and even furniture. The rubber coffee table in this photo looks great and keeps coffee..."
Guest Picks: Create a Cozy Space for Fall
My Houzz: Comfortable Country Style in Cincinnati
Warm colors, extra rooms and plush furniture make a couple's farmhouse-style home worth sharing with guests
"plush furniture make a couple's farmhouse-style home worth sharing with guests... because it's tied in twine. Plus the glass cloches, can't touch that either and why would... the book tied in twine! love everything about your home, especially the creative artfulness... plenty furniture to pick from & I look forward to seeing them serve some different... out of reclaimed barn wood. When not in use, the big-screen TV is obscured by the..."
My Houzz: Amazing 'Steampunk-Rustic-Mechanical Sorta' Style in Toronto
Suspended furniture, reinvented salvage and imagination star in this Canadian designer's DIY labor of love
"ended furniture, reinvented salvage and imagination star in this Canadian designer's... it all ties together extremely well. Can't wait to see more of his work as he matures;... suspended furniture. He has some really nice individual pieces in his home but the combined... on the furniture. Fun and original. I loved the lighting for some reason I can't quite... on less furniture legs to clean around! This makes me smile (and giggle a little bit)..."