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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..."
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..."
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: 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 feel of the kitchen. What is the brand of that large kitchen sink? I would LOVE..."
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..."
Kitchen of the Week: Captain Courageous Style in Massachusetts
Bold, unexpected choices turn a onetime seafarer’s cooking space and butler’s pantry from lackluster to full of panache
"although most of the house has the architectural detail of that period, the kitchen was a... relic of the 1950s (or thereabouts). Swanson, owner of New England Design Works and... What brand and color of paint did you use that matched the barstools in this article... sort of sucks all the fun out of everything.” How true! Gorgeous, fun and practical... comes out of the faucet. A lot of people get really concerned about things like this..."
Kitchen of the Week: Updated French Country Style Centered on a Stove
What to do when you've got a beautiful Lacanche range? Make it the star of your kitchen renovation, for starters
"the star of your kitchen renovation, for starters... center of attention. Designer Karla Barton of McBurney Junction built a section of... the rest of this warm, French country–style space. Kitchen at a Glance Who lives here:... a bit of counterspace on either side of the stove, both inside and outside of the... on one of the ends of the house to take advantaage of the spectacular views. We ended... point of view that comes out in their choices for this kitchen design. Some of them..."
Best Ways to Use Radiant Orchid, Pantone's Color of 2014
Learn how to work in this bold fuchsia-pink-purple successfully around the home, and give it a yay or nay in the Houzz poll
"huge fan of Pantone’s 2013 Color of the Year, Emerald, as I tend to prefer greens that... Color of the Year for 2014, Radiant Orchid — mostly because it represents a complete... generous dose of white and various shades of turquoise in the rest of the decor. She loves... It's top of the list for painting. My husband thought it didn't need painting, but when... example of the use of this color, or a variance of this color (the light fixture)...."
Kitchen of the Week: Creativity Shines in Seattle
"neighborhood of Seattle, Washington Size: 200 square feet... the use of color in this space...orange is one of my favorites, so versatile. And... lovely use of reclaimed materials from the basement, and great use of color, but it's... name and brand of this great wallpaper? The drawers next to the dishwasher is probably... it is painted glass, so all you have to do is colour match it and then paint the... hassle of painting the furniture and also provides protection. I didn't think that..."
Kitchen of the Week: Chestnut and an Open Fire in Connecticut
Antique chestnut boards give a kitchen with a wood-burning oven vintage flair, balancing its modern amenities
"a one-of-a-kind kitchen. Kitchen at a Glance Who lives here: A family of 5 Location:... once one of the most popular woods used in home construction in the United States, but... beginning of the 20th century has all but eliminated the species. However, some resourceful... room full of modern conveniences. “The homeowner owns a travel business and travels... old-world look of kitchens over there, and loved every imperfection in the boards, like knot..."
Kitchen of the Week: Past Lives Peek Through a New Kentucky Kitchen
Converted during Prohibition, this Louisville home has a history — and its share of secrets. See how the renovated kitchen makes use of them
"share of secrets. See how the renovated kitchen makes use of them... neighborhood of Louisville, Kentucky Size: 220 square feet... that much of a disconnect to the earthiness of the home to the austerity of the cabinetry... example of updating old architecture with a simple coat of white paint that I've seen... bottles of booze in the basement - did they try any of it? I love the built-in pantry... looks brand new.I also like the sleek style of the lower cabinets but the uppers..."
Kitchen of the Week: Casual Farmhouse Looks, Pro-Style Amenities
Appliances worthy of a trained chef meet laid-back country charm in a Connecticut kitchen and pantry
"worthy of a trained chef meet laid-back country charm in a Connecticut kitchen and... succession of changes, including a remodel of the kitchen. “The bones of the kitchen were... mishmash of funky additions. The couple consulted their friend, architect Rafe Churchill... because of the open floor plan and the wonderful 1-by-8 tongue and groove boards,”... layout of the appliances, the cabinetry and the island. This not only maximized efficiency..."
Kitchen of the Week: Budget-Friendly Boosts in Toronto
Blandness gets the boot as a Canadian kitchen receives a bold dose of color and custom cost-conscious storage
"bold dose of color and custom cost-conscious storage... Lazanik of Affecting Spaces helped them get a new look without spending a ton of money... making use of Ikea cabinetry and using dramatic colors resulted in a bold transformation... advantage of their stylish new kitchen.... friends of all ages can have fun with it. I like the look of a chalkboard wall, but... laundry list of complaints. I love all of the kitchens!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!..."
Roots of Style: Midcentury Styles Respond to Modern Life
See how postwar lifestyles spawned a range of styles, including minimalist traditional, ranch, split level and modern shed. What's next?
"range of styles, including minimalist traditional, ranch, split level and modern... styles of residential design before World War II, it was not until the mid-20th century... importance of modern architecture, mid-20th-century home building still included a variety... variety of fashions, though their form and nature evolved according to changing lifestyles... elements of one style are often adapted to another entirely different style. Some styles..."
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..."