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Houzz Tour: Outstanding Ecofriendliness With a Contemporary Bent
An abandoned home in Quebec sees a major turnaround, thanks to its owners' green principles and fresh design style
"colored wood floor. I am a huge fan of having bright white walls contrast with dark... white wood floors are going to be a pain to keep clean; a toilet in the shower in... "The wood used for both tables was from the wood of the previous house and dated... Karsenti. Wood and polystyrene forms with a coating of black carbon paint support the... protect the wood floors, the couples uses a bath mat and keeps splashes to a minimum. "The..."
Houzz Tour: A Historic Home Takes a Scholarly Bent
Respect for history is more than academic in this home renovation and addition for Stanford University professors
"on the wood materials. For me, I'd be a nervous wreck that I'd be in the tub and... natural wood in some of those rooms. Of all the homes you've featured, this is my... horizontal wood boards of the old house became vertical, painted, resawn wood boards in... as the wood changes direction with the ceiling framing. The ceiling and flooring add..."
Choosing a Deck: Plastic or Wood?
Get the pros and cons of wood, plastic, composite and more decking materials, plus a basic price comparison
"cons of wood, plastic, composite and more decking materials, plus a basic price comparison... plastic and wood for your decking, ask yourself one question: Where is your deck? If your... warped, bent, and bowed. We thought the wood would be under warranty, but then we... of the wood all structural components any cut ends and where decking or any wood will... use a wood preserver for extra protection. a maintenance wash every year on wood..."
When to Paint Your House Brown
Nature loves brown, from rich soil to sunlit sand, and so do home exteriors with a traditional or Craftsman bent
"are in a wooded subdivision in Washington state and have completely renovated a 1970s... in a wooded setting, near a lake, on a contemporary home...these are instances that... of the woods (near Asheville, NC), and indeed it was. I recognized the southern mountain... in the woods brown. I couldn't resist painting the garage and front door teal to... in the woods is an ideal candidate to be painted brown. With a rock base and brown..."
New Classics: Frank Gehry's Hat Trick Chair
Hockey and apple baskets, not magic, inspired this bent-ply beauty, but the way it can change up a room's look is pure alchemy
"inspired this bent-ply beauty, but the way it can change up a room's look is pure alchemy... (besides the wood). It took a while before I looked underneath! These guys have a limitless... and the wood is thin enough that it probably flexes a bit when you settle in. They... composed of bent laminated maple strips. Apple baskets inspired their construction. Even..."
Guest Picks: It's a Mod, Mod World
Furniture with a midcentury modern bent may never go out of style, thanks to pleasingly simple lines and punchy colors
My Houzz: Green and Modern in Pennsylvania
An architect and his wife craft a modern family home with clean lines, a warm interior color palette and an ecofriendly bent
Houzz Tour: Contemporary Riverside Home in London
A mom and her son trade country life for an industrial city area, giving their converted space a fresh, contemporary bent
Houzz Tour: When an Architect Designs for Himself
Vintage Classic: The Toledo Stool
"mix of bent wood and metal create a look that can go vintage industrial, mid-century... old gum wood kitchen. (My husband decided he was not fond of the mango wood stools... changed from bent wood to plastic because it was more durable and easier to make. I don't... remodel. The wood and metal play off the new finishes. Learn more about this kitchen design... The wood on the stools harmonizes with the wooden table, benches and beams. The..."
My Houzz: Happy Trails at a Rustic Canyon Lodge
This warm ranch hideaway, complete with horses, dogs, cowhides and natural materials aplenty, is a delight for the senses
"barn wood floors, hand-weathered wainscoting, bent-twig furniture and a multitude... hand of bent willow wood. "Although we are only eight minutes from the Malibu coast... fireplace and wood ceilings, and knew I had something to work with," Roope says. "I've remodeled... creating faux wood and detailed murals to painting old chairs, on which we collaborate,"..."
Budget Decorator: 8 Ways to Make Old Furniture Look Brand New
Learn stripping, staining, painting and reupholstering basics to make bargain-basement furniture worthy of center stage at home
"couple of bent wood / cane chairs - I'm trying to decide whether or not to paint them... not a wood stain just a good sanding to scuff it up enough to hold the paint should... various woods may have been used in its construction so the same colour of stain may... used a wood filler for repair, ensure it is paintable. When upholstering and if... with a wood finish. Then get some bright blue latex paint and cover it up. Wash..."
Modern Icons: The Random Light
Houzz Tour: Downtown Cool in an Uptown Duplex
Minimalism goes family friendly in a Manhattan apartment with abundant hidden storage and an entire level just for the kids
My Houzz: White Interiors Brighten a Dutch Cottage
Snowy finishes and minimal accessories give a compact 2-bedroom home for a family of 5 a more open feel
"Lieve, Bente and Roos. Location: Drenthe, the Netherlands Size: 70 square meters... bright and woods and any colors really pop...beautiful cottage I LOVE that this family... white and wood look wonderful together in the Weerdenburg cottage. The patio and lawn... existing dark wood trim around the windows to match the white walls. This immediately made..."