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2004 Small Island Stories
16 Ways to Get More From Your Small Backyard
"of our small Staten Island, NYC backyard Very nice! I too have a small backyard and... great small yard ideas. We have invested a lot in our own small St. Louis backyard... a such small space, so clever, loved it!! Small spaces are easily decorated because... 02445/Small-garden I think our space has personality, complements our interior and... this! Small backyards can be tricky but great articles like this make it easier!..."
How to Detail a Kitchen Island with Legs
"detail an island with legs that it can be a bit overwhelming — and if I think that as... large or small? How do you figure out the right style leg and detail for your kitchen... on an island at all?" Many people like the furniture-style look that legs give an... an island or that they help bring the cabinets off the floor, making the kitchen feel... tasting of islands, it allows you to compare a bunch of them all in one place...."
Beautiful, Functional Kitchen Islands
"created small or large and designed simple or luxurious, islands are a favorite element... tchen islands can add beautiful form and practical function to a kitchen. Used for... find this island interesting craftmark: I love the above island. I wish I had a large... to this island makes it the hottest spot during any party! This island has a great... for an island to seat 9 Island, lights... another island I designed . The sink is a solid block of marble, Italian, and over..."
Contemporary Collection: 5 Dynamic Island Homes
Modern lines and contemporary design put beach cottage expectations out to sea for this handful of unusual American island homes
"Island life conjures up many things, from shacky shingled beach cottages to primitive... enjoy island settings. In these examples, expansive windows and doors take the place... place of small shuttered windows; minimal detailing brings the focus to the views outside... enjoy island life.See the rest of this home 1. Kiawah Island, South CarolinaThis... Beach Island, New JerseyMoving up the East Coast, this house combines the area's..."
Houzz Tours: Tips for Small Space Living and Renovation
"from Long Island Sound in a cozy and beautiful home.... from Long Island Sound! This is an amazing transformation. So much clever storage. It's... large to a small space. Marie, you must miss it, it's such a little gem of a neighborhood... photos. Small and cozy---what a welcoming house to come home to. Great storage ideas... us with small homes. Love the art, especially the folk art, the lighting,kitchen design... decorating small spaces that Ihave seen in a long time. Most of the books and TV shows..."
Houzz Interview: Carolyn's Charming Prince Edward Island Home
"with two small children. We were not living on Prince Edward Island at the time and... beautiful Island ( Prince Edward Island) in the different seasons. Photography is one... Edward Island, Canada. Three decades later, after raising seven children in the house... Edward Island. We are so happy to have Carolyn in the houzz today, to share her fabulous... for the Island ,and I was scanning the 'Real Estate ' guide just out of curiosity,..."
Houzz Tour: Dual Island Homes for a Reunion-Loving Family
"Camano Island, Washington. They had grown up vacationing on a small cabin on this... Camano Island, Washington Size: O'Conner house: 3,000 square feet; 3 bedrooms, 3½... Camano Island must call for extremely high heating bills in the winter....not to mention... carrying a small child to bed or a handful of sheets and towels, or books to read, or... Camano Island, WA When accessibility becomes an issue, just put in a pneumatic elevator..."
My Houzz: Nature Meets Nurture in a Canadian Island Retreat
Wood and nature-inspired artwork create a soothing oceanside condo for a traveling British Columbia family
"laid-back, small-town lifestyle made Ucluelet, British Columbia, a perfect fit for Eoin... Vancouver Island Size: 1,700 square feet; 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms That's interesting:... Vancouver Island landscape. The homeowners enjoy shared meals and gatherings in the dining... their island retreat. http://www.houzz.com/projects/193505/Insiya---Eoin--West-C..."
What to Consider With an Extra-Long Kitchen Island
More prep, seating and storage space? Check. But you’ll need to factor in traffic flow, seams and more when designing a long island
"kitchen islands range between 7 and 10 feet; the long islands in this ideabook begin... ocean, an island in the kitchen serves as a central gathering space. As our kitchens... hubs. The island is often a central player in having a whole host of functions now, and... The long island has definite advantages; however, it’s not without a few special planning... very deep island not represented in any of the islands featured, but my kitchen island..."
Double Islands Put Pep in Kitchen Prep
With all that extra space for slicing and dicing, dual islands make even unsavory kitchen tasks palatable
"dual islands make even unsavory kitchen tasks palatable... case of island envy lately — there's no room for one in my 1960s U-shape kitchen. It's... kitchen islands. Not only do they double the prep area, but they also give guests a... these two-island kitchens to learn more about the possibilities. And if you have a pair... pair of islands in your own space, was it worth the splurge? We'd love to know more... two islands in our new house. I love it! The first middle one is a prep island and..."
Inspiring Ideas for Vintage Kitchen Islands
Tired of the same old boxy kitchen island? Look to the past for a functional piece with timeless personality
"kitchen island? Look to the past for a functional piece with timeless personality... with your island. The possibilities range from rustic to finely detailed. Here are a... added an island. Here's a small one I built on wheels for a small kitchen. The top... kitchen islands! Thanks for sharing. Our kitchen island is made from an antique industrial... creating this island the way we envisioned it. A few more factory cart island pics. Finally..."
10 Inventive Ideas for Kitchen Islands
Printed glass, intriguing antiques, unexpected angles – these islands show there's no end to creative options in kitchen design
"these islands show there's no end to creative options in kitchen design... kitchen island? There’s no reason to settle for humdrum when you can have vibrant color... kitchen islands will spark your imagination.... for an island http://www.mosaicsyourway.com Reclaimed barn wood kitchen island.... but the island will be red....not fire engine red, more bick red. the island countertop... standard size island, so I took a narrow buffet and converted it to an island. I love the..."
Kitchen Solution: The Main Sink in the Island
"in the Island Creates a Super-Efficient Work Area — and Keeps the Cook Centerstage... in the island can save your kitchen layout and functionality. While many people might... examples of islands with sinks. Thank you! When you put the sink in the island and you... in the island. Embracing the concept wholeheartedly I use my benchtop island fully... in the island. surely the zink in the middle of the kitchen / island would only..."
Get More Island Legroom With a Smart Table Base
"kitchen island base with plenty of space for seated diners... kitchen island stool? Islands designed with an integrated dining table at one end fare... kitchen island is a popular design feature that lets your counter space do double duty... of the island supported by cabinets is the most common arrangement, it doesn’t afford... a few islands with a seating area incorporated. Here are a few photos: Island and... to the island. It's what I'm planning for my future dream kitchen reno... Like the..."
Which Is for You — Kitchen Table or Island?
Learn about size, storage, lighting and other details to choose the right table for your kitchen and your lifestyle
"without the island. Or could we? While the kitchen island isn’t going away anytime soon... kitchen island has become as de rigueur as energy-efficient appliances. It has rev... table island is a very practical solution to a small space. Sitting at islands for... I have small kitchen and no room even for a small table. I am petite and those 35"high... village. The island was designed by my architect. The island top is oak and it is stained..."