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865 bar stool Stories
Easy Reference: Standard Heights for 10 Household Details
"seat of a bar stool to the counter? And is there a difference for tall & short people... has a bar so high that you can't eat off it comfortably. In other words, I feel... get a stool. Great article, but was hoping to see the 'standard height' from the... a step stool. Then I ordered a rolling butcher block island at 33". MUCH better... 6 inch stool for my feet to touch the ground. 17 inches is pretty high, and then..."
The Best of My Houzz: 20 Creative Kitchen Islands
Nixing ready made for readily imaginative, these homeowners fashioned kitchen islands after their own hearts
"swivel bar stools, a double-door and a single-door lower kitchen cabinet from an auction... top - Bar seating - Tiled bar kick space - Prep sink - Warming draw - Microwave -... have 4 stools now but it could comfortably seat 8, I have all the storage I need,... and the bar height counter with marble. It definitely is a conversation piece but... towel bars. I love that last kitchen, made me smile Nice ideas, but as I have commented..."
Houzz Call: What Have You Salvaged for Home Use?
If your floors, furniture, exterior materials or other home elements have a past life, we'd like to hear the story
"of the bar and the wall where the bar had been. We salvaged the bath fixtures from... acquired Bar stools, transformed into dining room chairs. I found an old screen door... breakfast bar in between the kitchen and dinette and moved it to the space between the... custom bar ,frames and more. There is nothing like the look of weathered wood and... station/bar in my living room- the deep file drawers are perfect storage for ice buckets..."
Key Measurements to Help You Design Your Kitchen
Get the ideal kitchen setup by understanding spatial relationships, building dimensions and work zones
"be no bar stools or semi island built into that space, it is just not safe. I have... a tiny stool. My arm hurts from raising it above it's comfortable height. That said... with a stool, but I use them for seasonal and large items, or storage that I don't... rather than stool height. Unless you are doing a kitchen to live in FOREVER, you can not... breakfast bar, casual dining, meal prep and clean, cooking and baking, food storage and..."
24 Dramatic Kitchen Makeovers
From drab, dreary or just plain outdated to modernized marvels, these kitchens were transformed at the hands of resourceful Houzzers
"backsplash and bar stools. I love before and afters, I am definitely a dark wood cabinet... breakfast bar. The kitchen is now bright, clean, and enjoyable! Total cost was close... sink and bar that are made from antique seltzer bottles ~probably the only items I paid... mechanics stool to pull up old flooring and help our handyman. One thing I would do... on the bar. With our hard water I don't have to worry about calcium buildup. I am..."
Dream Spaces: 12 Beautiful White Kitchens
"and the bar stools are not exact same height and seat is leaning a little. Perhaps... Love the stools Agree with Susan Scardella above. Definitely love marbles, but no way... love the stools but find the pendants overwhelming for the space. They're beautiful... three-legged stools would be comfortable. And, while lovely to look at, can't imagine keeping... perfect stools so it did not really matter. Since we had the "drives me crazy" comment..."
8 Kitchen Organizing Ideas for Messy Cooks
Not the clean-as-you-go type? Not to worry. These strategies will help keep your kitchen looking tidy no matter what your cooking style is
"hearth, bar stools to the island etc. and everyone gathered there to watch the cooking... big wine bar instead of a table) i wish my peninsula was an island because it would... breakfast bar are numbered) so if even feeding only one other couple, we use the dining... Stacking stools and drop-leaf countertops are other good ideas, and the idea of blocking... folding stool next to the frig for things stored high. thanks for those very good tips..."
Guest Picks: 20 Fetching Pieces for a Retro Kitchen
"the red bar stool/step ladder chair. I actually found one on a rainy night...in someone's... chair/step stool are straight out of my grandma's kitchen! Russel Wright melamine dinner... red step stool-- I have great memories of using it as a high chair as a child. I really... the step-stool -- and that clock! Don't forget blue/whtie chinese patten dishes (Willow... chairs or stools to take advantage of the curved diameter and seat the number of suggested..."
Basement of the Week: Mediterranean Wine Cellar Style in Michigan
Drop in on a converted basement that evokes an old-world feel with its new kitchen, dining room and media room
"Constance Bar Stool from Ballard Designs is very similar: http://www.ballarddesigns... above the bar seating area. Although, they look beautiful, they appear to be right at... at the stool as well as the person standing behind the counter serving area. Perhaps... says. A bar with comfortable bar stools between the dining area and kitchen provides..."
10 Reasons to Bring Back the Humble Kitchen Table
"up with bar stools and allocate the old table area to a quiet/craft spot for myself... to sit bar style. What is old is new again. Classic never goes out of style. Thanks... but ONE stool there....so we end up sitting at the table with our coffee, notebooks... raised bar given the small space...any thoughts? I cook a fair amount, but I would... put your bar & wine frig there? I find that there is a great temptation to imagine..."
Kitchen of the Week: Fine-Tuning a Connecticut Farmhouse
"special bar stools. The height is perfect AFTER I place my tall KitchenAid on it and... raised bar sitting formula perches people dangerously and uncomfortably high. Come... "bamboo" stools and chairs are NOT part of the look of Farmhouse !! Different style... kitchen stools. Love this kitchen Like the sink Perfect counter tops Like the tile..."
10 Terrific Pass-Throughs Widen Your Kitchen Options
"extended and bar stools . Her kitchen was huge and she loved everyone in her kitchen when... there is a bar/countertop on the den side of the pass-through. It's really functional... breakfast bar peninsula separating the kitchen from the Great Room. My current tiny... breakfast bar peninsula to the living room. It gives definition to the kitchen and yet... at the bar chairs the refrigerator is at 7 o'clock. We did loose two upper cabinets..."
A Cook’s 6 Tips for Buying Kitchen Appliances
An avid home chef answers tricky questions about choosing the right oven, stovetop, vent hood and more
"outside bar stools for more seating. If it works use it with love and if outdated who... handle bars look the best. Find a range hood that fits the style of the kitchen(if... walk-in wet bar and formal dining room are doomed spaces. I'm starting from scratch and... small bar sink in there as it would have taken some of the pressure off having only... 12 foot bar, which I love holding court. Three large stainless chairs with cozy cushions..."
A New Houzz Survey Reveals What You Really Want in Your Kitchen
Discover what Houzzers are planning for their new kitchens and which features are falling off the design radar
"height bar stools came to be I imagine. Not sure if the pictures will attach, but... breakfast bar. On the center island I had a bar sink installed with a disposal for veggie... what my bar always looks like, it is the dropping ground for everything, as much as... over the bar, those got ripped out by week two, the popcorn ceilings are gone as are..."
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
"gorgeous bar stools I have ever seen - I wonder if we can get them in Australia? @katgregory... to the bar and design something other than the look-alike interior shots shown here... using bar chairs with such a gorgeous outdoor view, who can turn back to it ?!!!... counter stools where did you get them? Love Love LOVE this house... tops on everything... Houzz.Bar stools and chandelier, Trinity Gallery; pendants: Globe Pendant, West Elm;..."