334 black columns Stories
Skinny Columns Hold Their Own
"you: Thin columns provide strong support and big visual impact... fashioned some columns in the shape of the female body (caryatids). So columns appeal not... Columns are one of the basic elements of architecture. Functionally, they are vertical... incorporates columns but does so with different materials — steel instead of stone — and... skinny columns, or what are sometimes call pilotis, a term Le Corbusier popularized..."
21 Creative Ways With Load-Bearing Columns
"need a column to support that roof!” Renovation junkies experience the same jolt of... Indeed, columns are often unavoidable in open floor plans. I’ve been working on a... unavoidable columns conspicuously placed right in the center of my open floor plan. So... dealt with columns in their homes. Here are some of the great suggestions I’ve stumbled... have any columns in my house boo hoo hoo lol These hand carved columns come from a giant..."
My Houzz: Red and Black Pop in a German Penthouse
See how an eye-catching color scheme, international finds and understated charm raise the style factor in this decorator's home
"awkward columns and eaves. De Bock tackled both design challenges with thoughtfully... black Buddha surrounded by black bowls with white Calla Lillie's. Sehr schoen. Den... lot of black in design (it often comes across as stark), but the black works beautifully... liked black/red/white but it can look cold &/or stark, but you've made it warm -... Red & Black are among my favorite color combinations. Bunny White, the renowned..."
Wake Up Your Woodwork With Black
Strike a dramatic note with black window frames, shelves, stairs and more, making features stand out or blend in
"note with black window frames, shelves, stairs and more, making features stand out or... home. Black is having a moment — and with good reason. Used on shelving, cabinets... entirely in black, but that’s fine. With the dark stuff, a little goes a long way.... out!) Black is very cool The black on black stairs are NOT a good idea. A friend... geometric column; black on that as well. I'm so surprised at how black has freshened..."
Design 2011: Black Casework, Doors and Cabinetry
"All-Black Doors, Trim and Cabinets Will Add to the Year's Chic Appeal... "almost black" walls, but for 2011 I believe we will flip flop to adore black crown... know that black is one of the most sophisticated of colors, but for light-starved people... walls, black casework is a perfect example of a timeless classic for the home.... because black is the ultimate "dust catcher". Beautiful, sexy Black! Great tips and..."
So Your Style Is: Black, White and Read All Over
"What's black and white and red all over? A sunburned zebra! Sorry, couldn't resist... was all black and white. i absolutely love this idea. if i did it, i would have to... curtains were black and white ticking with a red border. This article brought back good memories... ideas for BLACK and WHITE colours mix. More photos you can see at www.neabath.com... doesn’t stay black and white forever. Newspapers and books get more sepia-toned over time..."
Houzz Tour: Pools and Martinis Inspire a Palm Springs Remodel
Weighed down by black-heavy ’80s style, a California desert home gets a fun and lighthearted look just right for its midcentury roots
"down by black-heavy ’80s style, a California desert home gets a fun and lighthearted... When was black on black on black ever right for a hot climate (or any climate)? Almost... room had black padded, tufted vinyl wallpaper. “Everything was black on black on black... with the black vinyl wallpaper, black sofa and gray carpet. AFTER: Though the fireplace... custom black painted cabinets with black lacquer striping. The counter and backsplash..."
Houzz Tour: Shipping Containers Make for an Unusual Home
Recycling hits the big time as a general contractor turns 4 metal boxes into a decidedly different living space
10 Bedroom Design Ideas to Please Him and Her
"when it's black, right? The use of soft pastels and pinks, but also the absence of dark... touch of black to anchor it. Here's another color insight: Orange and blue make for... ative columns like this. Agreed, Rez. Bottom line... design is art when balanced... - red, black and camel) (2nd bedroom - ocean blues and white). Can anyone help with... blue with black not really sure for a man I find the rest quite beautiful As this ideabook..."
More Room Makes an Eichler Even More Livable
Adding a master suite gives a California family 450 square feet more for enjoying all the comforts of home
Design Workshop: 9 Ways to Open a House to the Outdoors
Explore some of the best ideas in indoor-outdoor living — and how to make the transitions work for both home and landscape
"devices — columns, rafters, walls and floor planes — these indoor-outdoor buffer zones... create. Use black anodized aluminum screens they are less noticeable than silver. Enjoy... support columns in discreet places. Here the wall screening provides privacy for an... parts — columns, walls and rafters — to define the poolside outdoor dining area. The... the thin columns appears as tree trunks. Note that although the architect used simple..."
Framing Design: Structural Expression in Steel
"steel columns, large expanses of glass are possible. These structural members themselves... house uses black painted steel (two columns and one beam) to define smaller spaces within... slender columns supporting a steel beam, all painted black. These sit below floor beams... use, but columns can more readily vary in their shape. More three-part (two columns... walls are columns and beams, the latter of which also cantilever to support a balcony..."
The Cooking Hearth Never Looked So Good
"decorated with columns and pilasters in the 1800s. Today, the traditional cooking hearth continues... decorative columns come down so close to either side of the stove top. Those would definitely... storage columns and corbels, this range hood sets the tone for the rest of the design... important. A black range and hood are used to delineate the cooking area from the rest of..."
6 Spot-on Places to Use Penny Tiles
You’ll flip for these coin-shaped wall and floor tiles in bright colors, subtle neutrals and even clear glass
"and even columns. ANd given all the color and pattern possibilities, the love for penny... manufacturer. ColumnsColumns don’t typically come to mind when one thinks of tile, but penny... of the column circumference and the size of the tile and joint on the mesh backing... This column is the star of the kitchen in this Texas industrial- and deco-style... (such as black with a white tile and vice versa) will be more graphic than a grout color..."
My Houzz: Treasure Hunting Pays Off in Maryland
Artfully layered accessories and patterns plus an eclectic furniture mix make for intriguing decor with vintage flair
"Corinthian columns, faux snakeskin and layer upon layer of patterns and accessories. Her... Corinthian columns to match the mirror between them. The factory-cart-turned-coffee-table... style column acts as a side table for a pair of antique Hitchcock chairs with scrolled... Corinthian column stands in the corner. Bombay chest: Old Lucketts Store Chevron pattern... painted black.Curtain fabric: High Voltage, Schumacher Wall had an antique corner cabinet..."