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901 american black walnut Ideabooks
Woodipedia: Walnut Wows in Traditional and Modern Settings
With its rich color and lustrous polished finish, walnut is a favorite wood for all kinds of millwork
"finish, walnut is a favorite wood for all kinds of millwork... Walnut is a time-honored choice for traditional furniture and architectural millwork... style, walnut is again being selected to achieve a modern look in home interiors.... made in walnut although one is American black walnut and the other is English walnut... Eastern walnut (the PNW name for black walnut) for a bespoke effect. I also like to... look of walnut. We used black walnut and zebra wood for our kitchen with a tung oil..."
Wendell Castle: Father of the American Studio Furniture Movement
Bridging high art and smart function, Wendell Castle's unforgettable furnishings resonate with collectors and design mavens
Understanding the American Southwest's Three Main Climate Zones
If you live in one of the arid or semiarid regions of the U.S. Southwest, this gardening zone guide is for you
American Architecture: The Elements of Cape Cod Style
This simple architecture style was born in New England but has stood the test of time around the United States
Kitchen of the Week: All-American Style Brightens a Craftsman
Fire destroyed it, but this Portland kitchen came back better than ever thanks to its remodel's focus on light and storage
American Architecture: The Elements of Federal Style
With a boxy design as staunch as the forefathers of America, federal architecture has left a lasting mark up and down the East Coast
The Wonder of Walnut: A Love Story
"species of walnut are grown commercially: the common walnut and Eastern Black Walnut.... Common walnut is also called English walnut, but despite its name, it's native to... Eastern Black Walnut is native to North America, and it's from this tree that most... warmth of walnut. Its golden, chocolatey tones have soothed and enchanted people for... Natural walnut color ranges from the creamy hue of its sapwood to the brownish black..."
My Houzz: Warm Walnut Rules in an Open-Concept Canadian Home
Traditional takes a turn for the modern in this remodeled St. John's home, newly focused on clean lines and sleek finishes
"love the walnut wood with the grey slate tiles. Can you tell me what is the name and... Warm walnut wood greets you as soon as you enter the home. The Drovers designed... The walnut-clad stair treads were made by local company Classic Woodwork. Cream... the same walnut as the stair treads offers optimal counter space around a gas stovetop... A bold black and white Marimekko patterned wallpaper covers the bathroom walls. Beautiful..."
Idea of the Week: Driftwood Mantle
Great Design Plant: Black Mondo Grass
"spend Black Friday planting this unusual low-maintenance grass... spirit of Black Friday, one of the most highly anticipated unofficial American holidays... it — a black plant. Black mondo grass (Ophiopogon planiscapus 'Nigrescens') has gained... plant black mondo grass. Opt for well-drained, humus-rich soil for a favorable planting... ! The black Mondo grass is a beautiful accent in a garden! don't know why I didn't..."
Great Design Plant: Black-Eyed Susan
"Black-eyed Susan is a native American beauty well known from coast to coast for its... Black Eye's Susan's grow abundantly in my yard. I have given many 'babies' to my... I grew black eyed susans in a box bed about a foot high, they seed so quickly, you... name: Black-eyed SusanUSDA zones: 3 to 9 (find your zone)Water requirement: Needs... petals of black-eyed Susan surround a deep brown cone in the center. It blooms from June..."
Color Feast: When to Use Black in the Dining Room
"Black is anything but basic when you glam up a dining space with it. Here's how to... working with black along with these seven sensational black dining rooms to inspire you... ooked black as a feature color in your dining room. Injecting a generous swath of... of black is an easy way to add drama and elegance to a space. But before you clad... permanent black floor, a black rug would also work. Thanks for sharing these photos,..."
Bet on Black and Red for a Winning Combination
"red and black around the home... colors are black and red, a palette you maybe haven’t considered for your home. But you... with a black/white/red theme. I actually built a black house with a red door once... red and black"! And any appearance of red and black is an open invitation to a pep... Red and black can be applied elsewhere in life too. We were married in black, red,... red and black bath towels. We went with white high-gloss kitchen cabinets, black..."
The Case for Beautiful Black Doors
"crisp black doors, inside and out... doors black is at the top of my to-do list, and the more images of black doors I... doors black. Are you ready for black doors? Take a look at these examples, and tell... lovvvve black interior doors and if they're glossy, even better. black doors of renovated... those black doors, but no one mentioned how high maintenance black is...as much as... character. Black is my very favorite 'color'. I painted my bathroom door black. . ...."
Cooking With Color: When to Use Black in the Kitchen
Consider sampling Caviar or Cracked Pepper on your kitchen walls or cabinets for richness and impact
"Black is a classic hue in fashion — there's the little black dress and the debonair... using black as more than a mere accent color. Yes, black can suck a good deal of... debonair black tuxedo, and I'm sure I'm not the only one out there with way more pairs... pairs of black shoes in my closet than there are days of the week. Yet when it comes... work with black in the kitchen.... I love black! My bedroom has 2 black walls with black and white damask wallpaper and..."