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Find a Fitting Place to Store Your Firewood
"store the firewood you need while still maintaining a great focal wall? Whether you choose... for wood storage that can enhance a fireplace — instead of being a messy distraction... I keep firewood in two big West Point metal trunks flanking my woodstove, with one... in your firewood. Conventional wisdom, at least in the South, is to bring into the... these storage options are, don't do it if you're in the South. Do keep in mind standard..."
Turn Your Firewood Into a Focal Point
"lever storage nooks transform stacks of firewood Into sculpture for the hearth... presence of firewood immediately evoke feelings of warmth, comfort, and appreciation for... into wood storage. I am worried about insects though and am wondering what I should... supply of firewood, this storage option maintains the consistency of shape and design... practical storage solution for firewood and accessories. Neatly contained in a charming..."
Firewood Kindles Summer Style
Clever ways of storing firewood in the warm months enrich your interior with texture, richness and practicality
"storing firewood in the warm months enrich your interior with texture, richness and... displaying firewood. Think of them as art instead of burning material. I have always thought... look. Firewood can add even more with its rough and organic texture. Below are... their firewood to warm up modern interiors — without actual fire.... outside wood storage area under the built in bench. Thank you for sharing your ideas. Charmean..."
Neat Little Project: Build an All-in-One Storage Seat
This wonderful wooden piece boasts a wide array of uses — whether you brag about making it is entirely up to you
Lose It: What to Do With Leftover Building Materials
See how to properly dispose of your extra brick, wood and paint — or make something cool with it instead
"have some building materials leftover. Wood, paint and bricks are three commonly used... used to build our house. During the building process I scoured the trash heap for... space. Build or border a garden pathway.Build a firepit.Build a barbecue. Build raised... yourself. Build a birdhouse.Build a quirky bookshelf or storage unit.Put together a trellis... non-profit building organizations. (Call first to make sure that they actually need them..."
Building Built-Ins: They're Really Just A Bunch of Boxes
"ample storage, size-wise it may not always work into your space plan. If this... blending storage into the room so that it looks like a part of the house itself.... quantities of storage because they can use an entire wall without overwhelming the look of... efficient storage because they can be tailored to fit specific needs. - Lighting can... WHO CAN BUILD YOUR BUILT-INS? - Local cabinet makers can bid on your project once..."
Building on a Budget? Think ‘Unfitted’
Prefab buildings and commercial fittings help cut the cost of housing and give you a space that’s more flexible
"refab buildings and commercial fittings help cut the cost of housing and give you... storage. I envision a simple rectangular building with the row of garage doors replaced... designing and building my own home. What I want to create may seem radical to some, but... is to build a house using a prefab metal structure, like the kind used for mini storage... industrial buildings like this one are engineered to be used as open space. A plumbed..."
September Checklist for a Smooth-Running Home
Get ready to get cozy at home with snuggly blankets, well-stocked firewood, added insulation and more
"well-stocked firewood, added insulation and more... dried firewood. Wet wood wastes BTUs, causes creasote build up and pollutes the... Keep all firewood away from the house or other structures near the house. Firewood... hope the firewood you are buying now is for the 2014 / 2015 heating season. Fire wood... to cut firewood for the winter. This year Ill need about 5 cords of wood. I heat the... comes to firewood be prepared for the worst and hope for the best...especially in rural..."
Built-ins Boost Storage in Small Bathrooms
Need more space for sundries in a compact bathroom? Check out these 10 innovative ideas for building storage into the plan
"ideas for building storage into the plan... problem is storage. The skimpy cabinets and pint-size vanity top sometimes make me want... hunt for storage strategies that can help us squeeze the most from the space we do have... remodel/ build. However, this bathroom has to be redone long before we could move and... additional storage (IKEA cabinet sits on other side) with towel hooks. 7. Make Master... Minimum building code requirements mandate at least 15 inches from the center of the..."
2 Weeks + $2,000 = 1 Savvy Storage Shed
This homeowner took backyard storage and modern style into his own hands, building a shed with reclaimed redwood and ingenuity
"backyard storage and modern style into his own hands, building a shed with reclaimed... salvaged building materials and very sturdy and large enough for.two trucks in size... directions to build this? I am a novice but just brave or foolish enough to attempt this... basic building materials have gotten. Like the gavalum roof. It's not impossible... built a storage shed based on this design to go with out Mid-Century Modern house looks..."
Why You Might Want to Build a House of Straw
Straw bales are cheap, easy to find and DIY-friendly. Get the basics on building with this renewable, ecofriendly material
"basics on building with this renewable, ecofriendly material... a R-2 building. You could build an apartment building up to 2 stories and 7,000 sf... 3+ unit building apartment building (covered by the IBC) would be categorized as a... type V-B building. V-B buildings are like houses, not fire rated. Straw bale walls... ways to build affordable , safe housing , one I love is building houses with pallets... flexible building materials out there. I did some cursory reading on the subject a few..."
4 Zurich Projects Build on High-Rise Livability
Generous landscaping, underground parking and terraces make these apartment complexes models of thoughtful housing
"multiple buildings placed across designed landscapes, building on the Garden City ideas... between buildings. This ideabook tours four of the housing developments, focusing... on the buildings and the spaces in between. Where possible, I've linked to floor plans... stroller storage (not just bike storage); and, the limited number of ensuites (and the... adventure/building playground. Kids and teens could build whatever they could think of..."
6 Steps to Planning a Successful Building Project
"optimum building performance (building physics coping with water and air), indoor air... proper building envelope are not required by Building Code but they are the most efficient... Design/Build or Build firm to bring you current, relevant information to help you... they were building this home they had design talent. Their job is to build houses.... research of building physics or we'd have no "green building" industry. Code lags. I'm..."
So You Want to Build: 7 Steps to Create a New Home
Get the house you envision — and even enjoy the process — by following this guide from a seasoned architect
"ether building new or renovating an existing structure, creating a new home is a... more than building "3 bedrooms, 2½ bathrooms." It is so much more than the sum of a few... end of a building process- think RESNET building performance and energy ratings- check... able to build something reasonable practical, but unique. Building in rural Newfoundland... process of building or remodeling a home, congratulations! May you grow instant roots..."
The Benefits of Building Out — and What to Consider Before You Add On
"up or build out. If an addition makes sense with your home's structure and site,... building out, rather than up or down, can be more affordable. But there's still... points. Building a home is a long term investment, therefore we should analyse these... local building and zoning codes. In Seattle, many of the homes in the city are on... examples of build-outs for homes like mine? I like to plan for the future! We have a split..."