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2247 Stone fireplace surround Ideabooks
Houzz Tour: Hugging the Rocky Cliffs in Big Sur
Cascading down a rugged site and generously encased in glass, this California home takes full advantage of its ocean views
"have the fireplace surrounded by those windows. This home feels like a sculpture that... to it's surroundings, this home brings the beauty surrounding it indoors. Truly remarkable... celebrates its surroundings. My only quibble would be with giving the master bedroom the primo... from its surrounding views and handsome structural being there is something missing... to me - stone, glass, metal, white, grey. The wood ceilings are a lonely spot of..."
Pearls of Wisdom From a Real-Life Kitchen Remodel
What your best friend would tell you if you were embarking on a renovation and she'd been there, done that
"Formica of stone. we went with the marble resin, it just had alot more depth and stability... several Stone yards we ended up finding are countertops thru our fabricator directly... Corian. Stone countertops are currently all the rage but the are very cold to the touch... coldness of stone. I have been stewing about countertops to replace my vintage formica... rejected stone and glass, didn't know why, and your post brings it home, it is the coldness..."
12 Key Decorating Tips to Make Any Room Better
"they are surrounded with. And sleeping in the wrong direction for children can cause... should surround yourself in for the best health, wealth, love and success in business... face a fireplace and the TV. In this case I made an exception to the rule. Create... made of stone, however, on the upside, during very hot summer spells, coming into this... the dark fireplace and over the dining table. Would you be able to tell me what it..."
Save Your Decor — Hide Your Media Stuff
When you tuck boxes, wires and speakers into walls and ceilings, all you'll notice is your favorite shows or music
"next to fireplace instead of on top of the fireplace. Any tips? Our fireplace is... over a fireplace insert? Our fireplace wall is similar to the first photo posted above... A gas fireplace can be regulated but an fireplace insert can't unless you don't use... above a fireplace. My favorite arrangement is a corner fireplace with the TV on a... over-the-fireplace motorized TV mount. Although it doesn't hide the TV, it automatically..."
Get Along With Less Lawn — Ideas to Save Water and Effort
Ditch the mower and lower your water bill while creating a feast for the eyes with diverse plantings and gathering places
"flower beds surrounded by stepping stones and mulched the rest. The dogs now run through... stepping stone path that leads from one side of the house, around the backside of the... stepping stones so I am making my own. Still have a dozen or so to go but enjoy looking... gorgeous stone retaining, walls takes a budget that supercedes that of the average homeowner... the blue stone slabs that I have going up my hill by my koi pond, or the railroad ties..."
Kitchen Counters: Concrete, the Nearly Indestructible Option
Infinitely customizable and with an amazingly long life span, concrete countertops are an excellent option for any kitchen
"applications: fireplace surrounds? bathroom sinks or bathtubs? tiles? furniture? olldcan... paving stones inset with sea glass and shells as countertops in my cottage kitchen... inlaid cut stone tiles. I then acid stained the concrete, and sealed it. I'm very pleased... mined slab stone, or synthetics, the carbon footprint is so very much smaller. Concrete... polished stone. We ended up using concrete in the bathroom, kitchen (including bac..."
Houzz Call: Show Us Your Paint Makeovers
Let your newly repainted house or room do the "How d'ya like me now?" strut right here — it might just be featured in an upcoming ideabook
"island and fireplace surround were done in "Gloucester Sage". The kitchen cabinets were... beautiful oak fireplace surround, but I would agree that it doesn't fit the rest of the room... oak, the fireplace surround old red brick. We simply painted the walls, the cabinets... it. My fireplace makeover with paint: My kitchen makeover with paint: It's still a... with this fireplace. The mantle can be removed if that would be best. Nothing seems..."
Bathroom Remodel Insight: A Houzz Survey Reveals Homeowners’ Plans
Tub or shower? What finish for your fixtures? Find out what bathroom features are popular — and the differences by age group
"shower surround exactly at the top of her bustline! It's glass on top, beadboard/tile... have tile surround, even on the ceiling, with tiled-in shelves to store bath products... shower surrounds so popular? Is it just so the shower can be photographed? Otherwise... design, surround for the built-in whirlpool, and the floor were done with RAGNO Vesta... pebble/stone. no slipping. the rest of the floor is heated. love it in this cold weather..."
Houzz Tour: Picture-Perfect Simplicity
It’s like camping out in a catalog sometimes at this classic farmhouse — Pottery Barn and other retailers love it for photo shoots
"Beautiful fireplace ! I've build over 250 open fireplaces in my country since '94 after... field stone fireplace. Other than that it's gorgeous. Good job! Love this but, I... painted the stone fireplace (but then I didn't see what it looked like before hand), and... Building fireplaces is a passion for me ! ! ! wach my www semineuri-horia.ro Beautiful... to see surrounding landscape. Love it! Yikes, needs some Kaffe Fassett. The interior..."
5 Places to Love Corrugated Metal in Your House
It’s budget friendly, versatile and even colorful. Is it any wonder this popular exterior material is making inroads indoors?
"we lay stone upon stone, that a time is to come when these stones will be held sacred... stacked stone or a tile surround but have wanted to use corrugated metal on something... panel fireplace surround. You may want to contact her for more information about... on the fireplace - actually behind the fireplace since we have a cast iron wood stove... it on a fireplace or would it get too hot? We have one of those typical suburban new..."
Houzz Call: Show Us Your Kitchen Remodel
"to his surroundings... Then along came Sarah with a couple of cans of paint, some... wanted a fireplace in my kitchen. Aaah...next house. This is the almost finished kitchen... CaesarStone (color: Blue Ridge - to honor where we were from). The new cabinetry... CaesarStone and matched a ceiling fixture and antique stained glass window I already... silestone surrounding countertops. This is a 1950's kitchen on Cape Cod. Like so many..."
Tell Us: Why Did You Fall in Love With Your House?
What was it about your house that made your heart flutter? Share your photo, and it could make the Houzz homepage
"being surrounded by things that make me happy - like big glass jars filled with... cozy fireplace, and the feeling of warmth - especially at Christmas! The riverfront... 22-foot-tall fireplace, built with the house in 1925, sealed the deal. We fell in love... curved fireplace?? This by far is one of our favorite features about the home. Also... nature that surrounds us... even though we live in the city; we live on a wooded property..."
10 Design Tips Learned From the Worst Advice Ever
"stucco surround and mantle for the fireplace, which was hideous. Fortunately, the... adding stone surround, with a wooden mantel to compliment the kitchen cabinets across... solid stone counter tops but I have been house hunting for months now and every apartment... a soft stone, so much nicer than granite (the retreaded gravestone, imo, and it's... redid the fireplace, and although the mantel is too high, it looks lovely. the one thing..."
Houzz Call: Are You Letting Go of Your Lawn?
Many facing a drought are swapping turf for less thirsty plantings. If you’re one of them, we’d like to hear about it
"pool, surrounded by 24" concrete edging, and then a narrow surround of grass. Should... stepping stones, fountains and paths. A grass free sanctuary. We are downsizing everything... eldarica and stone pines, apache plume, caesalpinia, acacia, hesperaloe, and yucca. When... arbor surround the area which is quite large. I am too old to deal with a mower... with the stone and ground cover fill. We're a bit of a wildlife haven now, and even..."
Houzz Tour: Ancient and New Tell a Story in San Francisco
Chinese artifacts join 1970s art and much more in a highly personal, lovingly reincarnated 1896 home
"original fireplace surround, mantle and cupboard. It's the outdoor space that took... an old fireplace safe to use usually requires removing the mantle and surround to... the old fireplace surround .... the original molding was beautiful. Otherwise, nice... the old fireplace surround (leprechauns or no, it was so lovely. I wish my 1898 home... touch the fireplace, it has to pass the current code requirements for flammable material..."