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What to Know Before Buying Bar Stools
Learn about bar stool types, heights and the one key feature that will make your life a whole lot easier
"Learn about bar stool types, heights and the one key feature that will make your... thought about buying a set in white to offset the black but now I'm glad we didn't... article. I'm about to purchase bar stools for my house and this will help me make my decision... something about a bar stool is so much more inviting than a regular kitchen table. I... thinking about wood, make sure you barstool has a protective metal plate across the..."
9 Ideas for Thoughtful Gardening in 2014
Start the year with a new way of thinking about your yard. Does one of these garden experiences sound good to you?
"thinking about your yard. Does one of these garden experiences sound good to you?... thinking about projects in 2014. Thanks Annie! Very good timing for this article: I... thinking about what to do with my front garden when I was pulling down the Christmas... Thinking about doing a complete "tear out" but I don't like throwing good, healthy plants... article about meaningful garden spaces. It is helping me get through this cabin fever..."
12 Cozy Corner Banquettes for Kitchens Big and Small
"Think about variations on this 1950s staple to create a casual dining spot in your... something about a banquet that makes me so happy! I have always wanted one and never... heard about this new idea yet...) But is banquette seating available "out of the... the box about 10 years ago, but it was golden oak !!! I had to upholster the seats... asked about guest seating, we've had no issues. We have three chairs at the table..."
Common Myths That May Be Hurting Your Garden
"truth about fertilizer, soil, staking and more to keep your plants healthy and happy... came about because chipping equipment came into use to dispose of logs when trees... classes about specific groups of plants that interest you, and to observe how to properly... questions about seasonal and annual changes you may see from year to year. The guides... in only about a week. So, your segment on soil is completely spot on! Soil is not soil..."
Pick the Right Carpet Material
A little knowledge about carpet fibers can mean longer life for your floors. Our guide can help you make the best choice
"knowledge about carpet fibers can mean longer life for your floors. Our guide can help... learn more about Dupont's "Smart Strand"go to my Facebook at www.facebook.com/interiortrend... reading about the various carpets that are available. Thank you for this article!... the post about the Dupont corn carpet and will check that out. My son has asthma, so... thinking about getting 1,000 sq ft of the smart strand silk (wife wants soft) and just..."
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
"Learn about size, storage, lighting and other details to choose the right table for... table about 50+" with 4 chairs at one half and 4 stools for us, younger kids, under... troubled about how to build a new island since we were DIY-ing all the work. My husband... it. How about two islands AND a table. :) This island makes a lot of seating room... I have about a 2.7 m opening to span but however i configure it It either looks too..."
What to Shop for in Cabinet Hardware and Millwork
Learn about finishing touches for kitchen and bath cabinets to pick the options that will work best for you
"Learn about finishing touches for kitchen and bath cabinets to pick the options that... like about Conestoga RTA cabinets is they have a kit available (light rail and 1/4"... as I'm about to pick my kitchen cabinets with a custom cabinetmaker & have endless... pretty about a lower valance on a cabinet. And .. best advise on Cabinet Hardware... points about quality of construction. The best cabinets are built with the best materials..."
Design Workshop: The Lowdown on Colossal Doors
Want to erase the boundary to the outdoors? Here’s what to know about materials, cost, energy efficiency and more
"to know about materials, cost, energy efficiency and more... doors about a year ago. I can't tell you how wonderful it feels to move my 6'4" body... statement about cost that, "IF you have to ask, you probably can't afford it," is so... worried about the cleaning routine as we have them open most days all day ! We do have... excited about, the annual savings from cutting your energy bill by 40%-60% (depending... worry about when it comes to thermal performance as compared to metal frames. The..."
Holiday Party Prep, Part 1: Add Sneaky Seating
"no more about where guests will sit. These 10 seating options can hide in plain sight... thought about putting some nice rattan or fabric stools under a table as you have presented... peeve about seating that is never actually sat on either because it's not comfortable... just about to descend. I designed a window seat in the dining area, along with... problem how about I buy them for a special event and give them away as a draw at the end..."
Inviting Kids Into the Kitchen: Suggestions for Nurturing Cooks
Imagine a day when your child whips up dinner instead of complaining about it. You can make it happen with this wisdom
"complaining about it. You can make it happen with this wisdom... excited about a complicated new recipe for some dish he's heard of but never tried... starting at about age 13. I also encourage parents to have a garden for veggies and herbs... you like about what your child has made and ask questions about the process. When C... excited about what they're cooking. Allow them to choose recipes, meals etc. Ownership..."
Universal Bath Design: Light Your Bathroom for All Ages and Abilities
Learn about uplighting, downlighting, visual cueing and avoiding glare for a bathroom that's safe and works for all
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Tricky Yellow — Friend or Foe?
It might rev you up or wear you down. Learn what the experts have to say about using this complex color at home
"to say about using this complex color at home... thinking about redecorating, and now I read this... Years ago I painted my bedroom a... loves it. About being overstimulating, My yardman spends most of the day sleeping under... I look about my living room, kitchen or master bedroom and as long as I don't look... with you about yellow and seasonal depression! I live in Sweden (where it goes from... moved in about a month and a half ago, I remarked that I had to change it, but after..."
Mad for Miniatures? Show Us Your Dollhouse
It seems just about everyone loves to see a smartly outfitted miniature house. Check out these amazing examples, then show us your own!
"seems just about everyone loves to see a smartly outfitted miniature house. Check out... There are about another 30 in other museums. Also impressive : The queen's (England)... talking about before! loganl, there is a HUGE market for vintage dollhouse furniture... thought about it much, until recently, and after reading this article. My husband... furnishings about 25 years ago. It is electrified and although a kit, each shingle, siding..."
How to Prepare for and Live With a Power Outage
When electricity loss puts food, water and heat in jeopardy, don't be in the dark about how to stay as safe and comfortable as possible
"the dark about how to stay as safe and comfortable as possible... learn about solar power and alternative sources. It pays off! We were without power... don't know about, THEIR CARS. Duracell has an 800 watt inverter that you can hook up to... posted about generators and how to hook them up. You can listen to them at solar1234... talking about cars, fill your gas tank well before the storm hits.More ways to stay... the word about people in your area who may be in need of immediate assistance.Resource..."
Design Explained in Pie Charts
If you've ever wondered about the creative process of architects and designers, check out these simple charts
"wondered about the creative process of architects and designers, check out these simple... How about a pie for "Good - - Fast - - Cheap: pick any two" Its true :)))) :-))... thinking about pie... Brilliant! Love it! =D I made myself stop buying black sweaters... is just about to finish my first home remodel project, I am SO happy to see this. We... to me about the black content in my wardrobe , so I am confident I am on the right..."