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6833 bath with doors Ideabooks
Ecofriendly Cool: Insulate With Wool, Cork, Old Denim and More
Learn about the pros and cons of healthier alternatives to fiberglass and foam, and when to consider an insulation switch
"stick with their "tried and true" methods they have been comfortable with. We have... treated with fire retardant (usually borax). Thyat's why we went with fiberglass when... materials with a doctor's advice. I know plenty of people have issues with mold and/or... education with them to try to bridge the gap between what the clients are asking for... problem with any of the commercially available products. The ones I know of are treated..."
Color Guide: How to Work With Bright White
There's a reason clean, crisp white is the eternal standard for walls. See how it can take your rooms from pallid to pleasing
"example with the painting. We adore working with all spaces, especially white with... accessories. With white, you can go crazy with color and nothing seems to clash. I happen... Should I go with a warmer white? Is anyone familiar with Clark and Kensington and have... white with sigma pearl clean white. For that extra touch I painted the door frames... white! (with accent colors). So many guests have asked if I was planning to do surgery..."
Easy Green: Cut Electricity Use With 15 Unplugged Home Devices
Crank up the energy savings, courtesy of household items that come into power the old-fashioned way: manually
"cube etc with my knives much quicker with less clean up! When I was growing up we had... alone with a newborn in power outage, trying to get ahold of my husband. Never would... his yard with a push mower, and he had just shy of an acre to do. Everytime I mow, it... happy with mine, but just don't expect it to cut like a power mower. There's a reason... issues with twigs or weeds. Although I uproot my weeds, don't mow over them. lol The..."
Make Home Sweet Home Even Sweeter With a Brewery Or Winery
"start with the Synergy Brew and then graduate to the Wine Pod. Thanks for this article... years with a big stock pot a plastic water dispenser jug and reusable glass beer... along with a cold room for fermenting. Our previous house had a fermenting cold storage... made wine with a system that does not cost 5K. It's all about the grapes they use. I... problem with most beer brewing setups is that they're gas based so you cannot used..."
Rejuvenate Your Home With Deep-Rooted Traditions
Give the subtle energies and spiritual side of your home some attention, and watch newfound calm and beauty blossom
"spirits with them. Don't forget to anoint doors, windows and mirrors with olive oil... cover it with a tissue or lid. May 2014 shower us all with good health and positive... associated with the dead, he'd have made a better image. Perfect timing. I'm closing... Melisa, with many lovely photos. You gave me intriguing ideas for my new home, most... feature with crystals in the living room. the only room according to Feng Shui to newer..."
Evoke Mystery and History With Moss in the Garden
Go ahead, lie about age. Moss on garden statues, planters and pavers creates the beautifully deceptive look of time’s passing
"covered with moss with ferns growing out of them, that is my favorite thing in the... a play with this!!!!!! Yummy yummy yummy moss! I love moss! :) I love my moss --... covering it with tarps is not a realistic choice in a large yard. I love moss: simple... to mix with the beer or yogurt? I would love to try growing some on my front walkway... cellar doors. Do I scrape some off and mix it?? If it's soft and fluffy moss, yes..."
Soothe Your Spirit With a Buddha in the Garden
"patio with an antique bronze Buddha. Not totally comfortable with the Buddha as a... n_Yin With Guanyin or an actual Buddha, yes, they should be placed with respect as... brought in doors. Thank you for including my photo in your ideabook! I have a Buddha... treated with loving kindness to the whole world you all will absolutly take him out... these with tranquil colors and settings (in a non-denominational, meditative way)..."
Meet a Long-Lasting Houseplant With a Forgiving Heart
Low light and little watering won't scar Zee Zee plant for life; this East Africa native has a tolerant nature and an exotic beauty
"to work with. Love zee zee plants! In one of the first plants I recommend to people... the main door entrance, i placed it in a large decorative pot. In the Philippines, we... while back with out knowing anything about it. And all this time I thought it was simply... to have with pets? Oops didn't read the bottom haha Yay, now I have an excuse as why... ingested. With all the concerns about 'poisonous' plants, be advised that not only this..."
Houzz Tour: Retirees Follow Vineyard Dreams With a Hillside Farmhouse
Being closer to family and growing grapes for wine drove this 5-bedroom new build in the Virginia countryside
"entry door that frames that beautiful view! As a physician living in this area, close... to do with the barn :) Simply outstanding: the buildings, the location, the views... picture with the kitchen island, it would be just to the right of the shot, where it... ostentatious, with areas to seek privacy from fellow inhabitants, but no need for a search... integrating with the landscape and respectful of the rural culture. Bravo. 2manyhorses..."
Porch Life: 12 Ways to Beautify a Porch With Plants
Abundantly welcoming, plants rooted in pots, hanging in baskets or climbing up a trellis add life to porches
"ring the door bell. So I have a planter that hangs from the side wall with ivy in it... picture with the ferns in the black urns is really just picture perfect. This will... holder with geraniums in them and on the other side an ugly plastic container with... planters with your architecture. These rectilinear pots coordinate with the architectural... them out with tacks or hooks. Geraniums are another classic porch plant that never goes..."
Create Garden Mystery With a Zigzag Path
"fit in with the overall landscape design while adding visual interest. Thanks! The... garden. With great contrast against the vegetation, the pathway stands out and can... something with my garden. Your article has really inspired me. Thank you. Great article... front door, so it isn't so utilitarian looking. We need to re-grade and get rid... fashion, with the lumber in each section leading the visitor forward. This creates an..."
Easy-care Landscaping With Rocks and Boulders
"Screen doors LOVE boulders in landscaping. Live at end of a cul-de-sac with a small... associated with lawns. what's so great about these rocks is that they can serve so many... blend with some large roadside rocks I have picked up in our travels. Excited about... Working with hillsides can be a challenge. Fortunately, a collaboration of rock walls... built with the found. A collection of smaller rocks can make as much of an impact..."
Creative Ways to Cope with Corners
"corner with frameless windows in the corner - perfect place for reading a book in... really go with my updating but since it is a family heirloom, I don't think it matters... glass door and curved top. p.s. I still LOVE your guest room!!... designed with diamond-shaped seats. It's been suggested they were designed this way... extra view with a corner window. This will work well in both a residential or commercial..."
What to Do with a Niche in your Home
"front door. We came up with the perfect solution for us: we dropped the niche and... downstairs with you (such as reading glasses). Speaking of function, I think it's important... around with different frames and layouts to find the perfect design for showing off... works even with ordinary objects like candles. Finally, you can make the niche itself..."
Primp Your Powder Room on a Shoestring
Small budgets and small powder rooms are made for each other, with inexpensive mirrors, wall coverings and accessories that flatter
"other, with inexpensive mirrors, wall coverings and accessories that flatter... experimenting with bold patterns, intense colors or quirky accents that you might be reluctant... piece bath accessory kit from Grohe. http://www.poshhaus.com/store/p/393-Grohe-... a wall with tile, wallpaper (see elephant wallpaper in the attached image) or super-sexy... mirror with the shelves? LOVE IT! The mirror that says IKEA at the bottom? It's the..."