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1901 Small Island Ideabooks
My Houzz: Ronnie Wood’s Old Art Studio Gets a Makeover
Check out this contemporary update of a former factory flat that survived World War II bombs and use by a member of The Rolling Stones
"dropped the island to dining room table height and omited the 3 black bar stools. This... The high island with irrational uncomfortable and dangerous bar stools wins again.... lower island and move the sink to one side or another to preserve the work triangle... my low island while sipping wine was yesterday. Um, she was sipping! I was working... countertop and island is very convenient for tall people, I guess it's a trade-off with being..."
Kitchen of the Week: Orange Splashes Add Personality in Kansas
Bursts of color and a better layout make cookie baking and everything else more fun for a Midwestern family
"large or small scale prep, cooking, and baking. All surfaces are easy to clean, there... chestnut island and yellow pine salvaged floors. Different strokes! A layout would... kitchen island in a minute and I live in the desert! I also like the radiator mesh... over the island! When I was designing my home, I looked for ways to pay tribute to my... over the island.Island countertop: Pure White, Caesarstone Another personal statement..."
My Houzz: Rising to the Renovation Challenge in Toronto
An eye for potential and substantial remodeling lead to a chic and comfortable home for a Canadian family
"looks small! To me, anyway. I like all the light and bright they've done. This... on the island and bringing it down the side. Nice finishing detail. Love this house... is an island surrounded by ocean, there a few lakes. Water is a novelty. I had... of the island is outstanding! Thanks for sharing your great taste and hard work. Well... kitchen island. She desperately wanted marble but was afraid of the upkeep. The couple's..."
Reader Kitchen of the Week: Clean, Modern and Clutter-Free
"kept the Island free, what a fabulous expanse of stone. Enjoy How do you like the single... love the island, and the lighting above it. The three layers of cabinets work really... have a small dish drain rack inside the sink (from ikea and still have room for pans... type your island is? I love it. Great kitchen. Well done. Amazing. How did you do the... kitchen island are the focal point of this kitchen. Despite contradicting advice, aimzter..."
Time Travel to Houzzers' Childhood Homes, Part 2
Catch a glimpse of kit houses, bungalows, Tudors and more just as they were way back when — and listen in on the intriguing personal stories
"on Long Island, NY. I would love to read deniseqaqish's book. Is there anyway to connect... after the island suffered economic decline from the end of Whaling. Twenty years later... to the Island. I am on Cape (b.1944) and so appreciate your sharing your family home... was too small. It's the house my daughter grew up in and the 2 boys until 14 and 11... "The island is connected to the mainland by a narrow causeway and steeped in history..."
Mix and Match Your Kitchen Cabinet Styles
"kitchen island and white cabinetry all around it - looks really nice and breaks up... this too small to mix cabinets like this? I have a transitional style itchen but the... have an island in the center that is black beadboard with a stained espresso butcher... doing the island in a lighter cabinet color -- the Raleigh -- and then the outer cabinets... of the island grabs the visitors attention while the perimeter cabinets disappear..."
Inside Houzz: A Walnut Wall of Storage Opens Up a Kitchen
"things in a small space. Found another photo of the walnut door faces. http://www.houzz... in the island ... with the dinning table so close I guess this works. I'm torn with... in the island the only sink in this kitchen? Am I missing something? The walnut storage... in the island is the only sink in the kitchen. 2) the counter stools are ikea. We... where the island is now. Osborne removed it and put in a beam, then moved the HVAC behind..."
Houzz Tour: Brooklyn Townhouse Full of Light
New York architect Ben Herzog gives a 20th-century townhouse a fresh look while preserving its history
"kitchen island has such a lovely worn patina. Beautiful home! This home exudes such... of the island, since it is near a patio door you have left a walking space where it... interiors. A small exterior dome gathers sunlight, which is transmitted via a reflective... walnut island top was crafted? I LOVE it! Are they 2x8's glued together? And what's... style. Island countertop: WalnutCabinetry: CustomCountertops: CaesarstoneBacksplash:..."
Houzz Tour: Pools and Martinis Inspire a Palm Springs Remodel
Weighed down by black-heavy ’80s style, a California desert home gets a fun and lighthearted look just right for its midcentury roots
"....a small detail, right? ;D The designers took this home from "foster care"... floating Island. Thanks for sharing!! Where did the bathroom mirrors come from? It's... floating island and vanities. Expands the room tenfold. Can I buy this house ? WOW,... floating island is amazing - would love to see "behind the scenes" pics of the engineering... dining area small to maintain a more open and airy layout. Large 24- by 24-inch ceramic..."
Kick Back in Comfort in Your Own Kitchen Lounge
"us with small spaces need to plan space utilization wisely! Our kitchen lounge has... around a small table at the end of the casual dining table. I've incorporated a 2sided... very old small house, the kitchen though is fairly wide and long. After much thought... chairs small side table and 2 bookshelves. We have many cookbooks so it would make... is too small and awkward for the formal dining set my parents had in there. But the..."
My Houzz: Clutter-Free Minimalism for a Converted Brick Storefront
"narrow island. Nevermind a dining table . . . just put bar stools at the island.... add a small dining table and a tv! Wish they'd of shown us a pic of the front of... as an Island/ workspace and a table for dining! Again, this space is such a breath... style:Small Homes | Colorful Homes | Eclectic Homes |Modern Homes | Contemporary..."
New Reasons to Love and Decorate With Yellow
Learn some of this controversial color’s history and associations — you might just see it in a different light
"of our small dining room yellow and the ceiling a pale mocha in our old farm house... Saltspring Island BC. Coco-Loco designs. Since you're quoting 1960s songs, "I've got... built this island out of recycled material. Only real cost was the yellow paint and the... kitchen island look beautiful with white cabinetry, coordinating yellow walls and yellow... to this small bathroom. Gold and yellow are also closely linked with wisdom and knowledge..."
Woodipedia: Maple Is a Marvel Around the House
A heavy hardwood with lots of potential, maple appeals to modern sensibilities and won't break your budget
"maple island in my current home and again, I don't cut directly on it. However,... only the island stained a dark stain. Thank you Marci, this was a good article at the... The island, with a slide in range, will be engineered stone. I would use cutting... in our small build, maybe to just use super thick, dense hard wood that itself, could... pattern of small brown swirling "eyes" (which are actually diminutive knots) that almost..."
Kitchen of the Week: Stirring Up Two Styles in San Diego
"a very small space there (looks like a hard place to clean, was my first thought)... in the island is most unnecessary. Imagine sitting there and trying to have a co... table, the island paint color...the thonet cafe chair and natural material off to the... is the island? It looks like a soft blue? Any information on who makes these cabinets... large island — topped with Mocha Caesarstone — seats four and includes storage and..."
My Houzz: Converted Pennsylvania Pretzel Factory
These DIY-savvy Pennsylvania homeowners turned a cinder-block shell into a vibrant neighborhood gathering place
"under the island! What a creative couple. Thanks for sharing Terry and Jo's home with... recessed a small medicine cabinet last weekend, and let me tell you, it was scary because... under the island! Brilliant. Fun and interesting space. Impressive and very well... under an island thing in my son's 1950's home. Oh well, they have sold that and moved... under the island!" In a brilliant example of space planning, the couple removed the existing..."