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9 Elements of Spanish Revival Kitchens
"wood, painted tile, arches and more... explored some of the classic architectural and interior elements of this type of design.... the look of warm, welcoming old-world homes, Spanish Revival might be the style for... The use of natural walnut with its flowing grain, compliments the flair of the handpainted... a fan of cooking alcoves... They remind me of the pizza joint at the mall. I just... saved lots of the photos, thank you so much! Thanks mickeyd99! Loved this ideabook...I..."
The 10 Most Popular Houzz Ideabooks of 2013
Kitchen remodeling help and favorite wall paints top the list; see what other design topics got everyone's attention this year
"favorite wall paints top the list; see what other design topics got everyone's attention... a list of them. There are a few recurring themes here. Kitchen colors, styles and... dominate; four of the 10 ideabooks are about kitchens. But color is big, too, with three... charge of sales at Chambers during the height of the company in the 1950's. He designed... on any of the links in this article (using my ipad app) Houzz crashes....any ideas..."
Signs of Fun Around the House
"peeling paint, salvaged metal or neon lights, signs make expressive home décor... a lot of the Houzz Tours I've written have featured homeowner/designers who are seriously... too. I painted my own fun/inspirational quote on the wall of our hobby/dance-practice... parts of the country could certainly use a good dose of waste not, want not, and... friend of mine from college once gave my mom a Jr. League cookbook from there and..."
8 Popular Cabinet Door Styles for Kitchens of All Kinds
Don't mess around picking cabinet doors. Let our mini guide help you choose the right style, and save the messes for cooking
"be one of the most important factors in your kitchen's new design. Not only are cabinet... doors one of the most visible design elements in a kitchen, but they can also be one... one of the most expensive. From the elaborate to the simple, there's a door style for... at some of the better-known styles here and see which will work for your home's style... peeled off of the outsides of the doors. The insides of the doors are coated with the..."
5 Easy Tips for Choosing Your Exterior Paint Palette
Make your home the talk of the neighborhood — in a good way — with an exterior paint scheme that pops
"the talk of the neighborhood — in a good way — with an exterior paint scheme that pops... exterior paint colors. Most of the time, that's a very good thing. Recently, however... neighbors painted their home a shade of green that ... well, let's just say it's gotten... a lot of stares, and not the flattering kind. Unlike interior colors, exterior... a lot of pressure on homeowners when it comes to choosing a palette. In addition..."
Room of the Day: Reclaiming a Family Area From Kid Chaos
Stain-resistant fabrics and an extra-sturdy rug are just the beginning of the smart, stylish features in this newly refined space
"beginning of the smart, stylish features in this newly refined space... a mix of old sofas and a mishmash of pieces from college,” she says. “We also needed... a mix of textures, while giving each room its own distinctive look. Photography... considering painting two of the walls that are my tiny dining room at the end of my rectangle... sense of calm during laundry time. What brand/color is the gray paint? It's so difficult..."
The Future of Backsplashes
Grout is out. Continuous sheets of glass, stone, metal and porcelain are saving cleaning time and offering more looks than ever
"sheets of glass, stone, metal and porcelain are saving cleaning time and offering... future of backsplashes, and the response will be “seamless.” Seamless materials... strip of sealant out of a tube along the joint -- needs to be free of sealant look... objective of keeping many of the "timeless elements" of the kitchen. Used a solid backsplash... a fact of life for most of us. I still like the versatility of tile and the many..."
Tint Your Own Paint for New-Looking Walls
Dabbling in mixology means you can use up leftover paint and give your walls a custom look in one fell swoop
"leftover paint and give your walls a custom look in one fell swoop... do many of us have to show for all our time? A lot of leftover paint. So rather than... sand it, paint it — it seems like our work around the house is never done. And what... purchasing new paint and adding to your never-ending supply for your next project, consider... ruined all of your paint. Personally, if you have left over paint, ask your local paint..."
Kitchen of the Week: Pushing Boundaries in a San Francisco Victorian
If the roll-up garage door doesn’t clue you in, the blue cabinets and oversize molding will: This kitchen is no ordinary Victorian galley
"DeWitt of Hwang DeWitt admits he prefers the sleek lines of modernism and the freedom... version of a turn-of-the-century kitchen,” he says. “I wanted to push the boundaries... freedom of a healthy budget, but when a cousin and his wife approached him to design... principles of architect Adolf Loos. Photography by Alex Amend... the look of the color here. It reminds me of some of the paint options I found on the..."
Accent a Room With Colorful Trim
"colors and brands of paint used in the lavender paints which is very difficult to find... what brand,etc. someone also said chalk paint, what color, what brand as there are... a fan of any other color but white for the majority of the house. I absolutely hate... guts to paint my fireplace surround, but fear and memories of past poor color choices... I have painted my chimney breast black. I like the trim painted as an accent, if the..."
Live Boldly: Unique Materials and Bright Colors This Year
"splash of vibrant paint or a swath of eclectic tilework infuses a home with personal... some one-of-a-kind spaces that have been designed with abandon and speak to the boldness... boldness of the homeowners who live in them!... all-2 Brand New! Abstract Original Painting ~ Top of the Heap http://www.etsy.co... color-painting Thanks for this.... I really need to stop taking things so seriously... hello paint! These are great ideas! I love the green / purple combo. However, if..."
Design Workshop: The Beauty of Humble Materials
"appeal of budget-friendly plywood, concrete and other modest surfaces... beauty of simple structures dressed in plain materials that are used honestly. These... appeal of selecting such unpretentious resources.... no hope of "unfuzzing" and painting becomes the only viable option. Photo of fuzzy... a host of stains, milk paints and washes you could explore. Lots of samples is what... thinking of painting my kitchen cabinets, walls & trim all shades of beige. Sorry for..."
Room of the Day: Curiosities Bring Quick Intrigue to a Living Room
From blank box to captivating, exotic concoction, this room goes for the wow factor — and the whole house took just 4 days
"nature painting looked to me like " The tree of life". The wall of collectibles is... not fond of red brick, so I finally painted it white, although a couple of people advised... big Fan of Zebra, the painting needs a zebra in it, not a cow, lol :) Thanks for... smell of the inks in a photography book, etc. I just installed a wall of shelves... library of actual books will once again be a hallmark of extreme wealth. I'm curious..."
Kitchen of the Week: Orange Splashes Add Personality in Kansas
Bursts of color and a better layout make cookie baking and everything else more fun for a Midwestern family
"ursts of color and a better layout make cookie baking and everything else more fun... photos of this kitchen in Kansas and learn a lot about the family who inhabits it... color of the lower cabinets (if painted) or what brand are they if they were bought... remind me of a hospital. It is so easy to just take white paint and paint everything... would tire of quickly. Some of it works but not my cup of tea. Doesn't look/feel homey..."
Kitchen of the Week: Practical, Budget-Friendly Beauty in Dallas
One month and a $25,000 budget — see how a Texas homeowner modernized her kitchen beautifully working with those remodeling constraints
"month of construction resulted in a fresh, modern kitchen with plenty of practical additions... years of living with her 1952 ranch's kitchen, Deb Young decided she was done with... ahead of time helped her cut down on the remodel's cost and time. Just one month... Lakewood area of Dallas Size: 13 by 17 feet Budget: $25,000... process of redoing my kitchen. What is the color of stain and the manufacturer of... just painting them. For those of you gawking at the 25k, I think a lot of that went..."