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Ideabook 911: A Lounge for the Boys
"along the wall where the couch is now and along the wall of windows. Since it's going... along the wall where the basket is in the first picture should be left clear to serve... on the walls. Vintage objects can be placed in the bookshelves of the media cabinets... The long wall where the basket is would be great for display, whether it's a large vintage... hanging/swag lamp above for lighting and this area is furnished. Fill in the walls with..."
Cozy Up to Bedrooms and Baths at Decorator Showcase
Four-star San Francisco designers remake a high-end home for the 2012 event, offering inspiration for your own bedrooms, bathrooms and more
"blend into walls and a bathtub filled to the brim with airport-confiscated scissors were... textural walls, incredible accessories and custom-made furniture. Take a peek at some... love the wall papers. And the irregular mirror overlaid on a tile wall in the upstairs... balloon lamp, that is so fun for kid's yet very sculptural and elegant. I can see that... the tan wall. Well, these rooms are certainly better than the "living spaces." I can't..."
Get Your Light Right for a Healthy House
Homes that are too bright at night and too dark during the day are ruining our health. Here's what you can do
"of the lamp-shopping checklist. But it turns out that the most important lighting... do with lamps. And lighting decisions can actually make or break your family’s health... a high wall behind our bed, facing south east. The windows are separated by about... the one wall in the lunchroom that has a window. It's particularly depressing in winter... I have lamps in every room -- 5 of them just in my living room. I am extremely sensitive..."
Houzz Tour: Just-Right Realism in an Eclectic Family Home
With 1,100 square feet, a modest budget and 2 young children, a San Francisco family embraces a creative DIY approach
"filthy pink wall-to-wall and the backyard was empty except for weeds and dog poop. We didn't... retaining wall to keep the Bay out of our living room. Home is where the heart is and... standing lamp and a beautiful gold framed mirror that I got off the street! Another... in the wall for a future free-standing wood stove. You've come a LONG WAY!!! franki... the only wall color on the whole first floor. It's barely noticeable, but I think it..."
Houzz Tour: Good-bye Green Shag-Carpeting; Hello Gorgeous!
"covered in wall to wall, worn-through, green, shag carpet and wood paneling, but we knew... love your walls in your Living Room. How did you achieve the look? The wall treatment... across the wall horizontally with a wallpaper brush. After that was dry, I used glaze... Gallery wall with family photos... Love the lamp and the lamp shade that's the perfect..."
Loft Style: Float the Bed
"against the wall we have a view of the forest, but if we have the bed in the center of... from the walls is an option for you — or maybe even a necessity! If you decide to... against the wall, but they have built a low partial-wall/headboard to match the other partial... have a lamp next to your bed, you might want to check into having a remote control... light: Lamp cords trailing across the floor won't do, so you need to plan your lighting..."
A Favorite Material: Groovy Driftwood
"funky lamps adds natural texture and interesting shapes to any interior. Also, like... only on a lamp, but as a table base or in a simple pile on a tabletop. Driftwood works... Like the lamps...or the side table. Very cool. I love. Oh dear, sorry guys! Did that... cabin wall. The large pieces in the corner look like they are dancing, don't they... stick lamp. This piece could be used as a room divider, a work of art, or here,..."
Guest Picks: The Paris Apartment of Your Dreams
Who doesn't long at least once to live in the City of Lights? Get the feel no matter where you live with this Parisian-style decor
"paneled walls with lots of scrolls and curves. There are 8-foot French doors on either... living room wall facing the street. Swing open the doors to reveal a very tiny balcony... saw this sconce, I knew it would be perfect in the living room. I'll take two, please... This lamp evokes the feeling of a very old architectural element. I love the look... another lamp, I know, but I think I'll need it. My dream Paris apartment is old, with..."
Basement of the Week: High-End Problem Solving for a Show House
Dark and dated? Naturally. But this '70s-style basement had myriad other design issues too. See how the designer rose to the challenge
"of the walls and stone foundation walls that overwhelmed the rest of the space. She... stone wall better than the aquarium. Would dealing with the ceiling been affordable... a nice wall paper. very nice job on the basement, raised ceiling more light! I found... stone wall is awesome. A natural and beautiful texture. My guess is that the owners... stone wall too, but think designer brilliantly covered up a bit with cabinetry (who..."
My Houzz: Serene Simplicity in Brooklyn
"multicolored walls and an overgrown yard, but the couple knew they could update it to fit... and blue walls with a fresh coat of white and pruning their yard to create a lush urban... down the wall above and below the media cabinet. I do realise that it's impossible to... existing wall sconce with the largest bulbs she could find. The couple fastened pull-down... periwinkle walls with black painted doors. They lightened up the space with paint, then..."
Built-ins Boost Storage in Small Bathrooms
Need more space for sundries in a compact bathroom? Check out these 10 innovative ideas for building storage into the plan
"brass sconces that someone inexplicably hung at chest height, my most pressing problem... on the walls, a lighter tile ( dry Grand Canyon look) on floor,up the walls, and tub... out the wall behind hall door for additional storage (IKEA cabinet sits on other side)... nearest wall or stationary object and 21 inches from the front of the bowl to the nearest... nearest door/wall or stationary object (but 30 inches is recommended). So you need at least..."
9 Ways to Use Rich, Dark Paint
"Navy blue walls | Charcoal walls | Black walls | Dark brown walls... for dark walls, why not deep purple? Dark walls, bold furniture, and glamorous accessories... large wall of windows, paint the wall across from the window the darker color. Or... painted a wall using Behr Pencil Point and it looks too blue on the wall. I included... of the wall how it looks. Maybe dark grey is not the right choice on the wall. Previously..."
Dark Curtains See the Light
For a cozy feel or a visual trick for ceilings and windows, dark, moody curtains and drapery treatments have a bright outlook
"light walls. Dark walls plus dark curtains equals a movie theater effect, which can... smoky blue walls. Another design trick is to use dark curtains in large rooms or rooms... silver gray walls and an over-bright patio slider make up the back wall of my living room... changed the wall color from Olympic's Crocodile Tears to this gorgeous Behr taupe Stepping... blue/grey walls with white trim and white horizontal blinds. What are thoughts about..."
10 Jewel-Box Powder Rooms
Throw out the design rule book when planning your own small W.C. and get the half bath you'll really love
"ornate sconces and turn a piece of furniture into a vanity. See how 10 designers put... handle wall mounted faucet? Like glass shelve Love the forest tree wall paper....any... tered walls and a trompe l'oeil ceiing border. In bathroom number 2 (pardon the tacky... into the wall. Exotic geometry, intricate details and a dramatic wall tiled floor-to-ceiling... mounting sconces to the walls on either side. Some think books in the bathroom are tacky..."