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Convert Your Tub Space Into a Shower — Choosing Accessories
Step 5 in swapping your tub for a sleek new shower: Pick the right niches, benches and bars for the best showering experience
"right niches, benches and bars for the best showering experience... that's gone into making your shower completely waterproof. Depending on the type of wall... shampoo niche can add hundreds of dollars to a tile installation, whereas a ready-made... recessed niches. So practical and decorative. I'm afraid to know what the cost of the... marble niche was. In response to the Drilling comment, check out the Accessories at..."
Design Details: Neat Little Niches
"I love niches. great ideas. Love the niches. A great way to enjoy your special objects... the niche. Great idea! I wish I had put in niche's when I was building my house.... really love niches and you have given me some great ideas for ways to use them. Thanks... using niches throughout. I especially like the shower with the river pebbles in the... husband built me a reading/sleeping nook in an upstairs room with a sloped ceiling..."
Micro-Design: Neat Little Niches
"Cubby Into a Mini Gallery for Art, Flowers or Curated Storage... wall niches with medieval castles, where one places the candelabra while ascending... those built before the first world war — where architectural details come in the... the wall niche. In addition to old house-dwelling, I maintain a lifelong status as... with wall niches — and what to put in them so they remain tidy and tie in with the rest... employing niches. Stash shampoo, conditioner and soap in a well-placed shower niche...."
Tap Into Stud Space for More Wall Storage
It’s recess time. Look to hidden wall space to build a nook that’s both practical and appealing to the eye
"an easy built-in shallow cabinet to add into a wall... http://www.houzz.com/photos... space into a linen closet. I, too, plan to recess my refrigerator into a re-framed... digging into walls built in 1939! Electronic stud finders are good, but I prefer these... example of niches above a fireplace. We've also done niches without doors by simply taking... I love niches for displaying art objects. I have three in a long stairwell with lights..."
Convert Your Tub Space Into a Shower — Waterproofing and Drainage
Step 4 in swapping your tub for a sleek new shower: Pick your waterproofing materials and drain, and don't forget to test
"hose go into the shower for a flood test. You need an inflatable or twist n set test... shower built via the Ardex approach could be fast tracked to be flood test perhaps... and only built high-end custom homes of $1M or more. Sadly, I'm sure this is not an... going into a custom home out in Deep Cove. Some poor #$%^&( will buy this home and... designed and built. After firing the contractor I did all the rest of the work myself. It..."
Step Into a Refreshing Outdoor Shower
Renovation Detail: The Built-In Dog Bed
"a bed built into a cabinet or under the stairs... creating built-in niches for their dogs and their beds. Often located in the mudroom... longingly into where the smells are coming from). I hate the idea of having a dog bed... love the built-in crate ideas in this article; their crates are in the man cave but... to look into converting one of our smaller closets to make use of the camouflaged crate... give a built-in cabinet look. I just can't decide if I want to try to have a door..."
Avoid Falling Bottles with a Shower Niche!
"shower niche and not being able to fit your bottles into it!... put a niche in your shower. It's practical and it is a great opportunity to add some... design the niche accordingly. There's nothing more frustrating than finally getting your... years, niche or no niche. A shower niche should be waterproofed with a topical w... from the niche and fall into the bathtub. @ Kitmu...I had a similar situation when I... shower niche. It is important to pitch the bottom of the niche towards the opening..."
How to Pick a Shower Niche That's Not Stuck in a Rut
Forget "standard." When you're designing a niche, the shelves and spacing have to work for your individual needs
"designing a niche, the shelves and spacing have to work for your individual needs... hower niches are more complicated than they look. Every decision for shelving, sizing... shower's niche built today. Next two niche building process photos... You can see... layout. The niches are very small too but in this case the owner built the shower and niches... placement for niches is beyond important too. I luckily walked into my under-construction..."
Recess Time: Boost Your Bathroom Storage With a Niche
Carve out space behind the drywall to add shelves or cabinets, giving you more room for bathroom essentials and extras
"storage niches Contrasting tile in niche I really would like to do some recess shelves... lovely niche for personal articles above your toilet, please consider the recommendation... decorative niches in a 'houzz.' Your photo would be a refreshing glance at reality.... storage niche provided an opportunity to inject some color into a white setting.Houzzers:... storage niche to an existing bathroom involves working around or moving existing wall..."
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
"clever built-ins are going into the idea file.... going into our bedroom and one into the hall. From the tub to the hall door is 4... the book into the bathroom of the bookstore. :-) I would not want my books next to... shower and niches above for decorations. 9. Lighting from ceiling and under cabinets.... in wall niches for open storage. all i have as of now is a video off my smart phone... love the built in cabinet using the wall "pocket" that otherwise is completely wasted..."
How to Create a Built-In Home Bar
New project for a new year: Get the nuts-and-bolts info on building a swank home bar into a nook or wall
"home bar into a nook or wall... Priceless:) so built-in means recessed, but the peninsula type, even when built into the room... that are built into the wall. I plan on writing about freestanding and peninsula bars... create a built-in home bar ' ! maybe they will do another one with island bars too... cottage, I built a small bar instead:) Wife agreed with decision:) It also freed up... Designed and built myself: $0.00 Custom maple shaker cabinets to match kitchen: ~ $400-$500..."
Coming Soon: Turn Your Kitchen Counter Into a Touch Screen
Discover how touch projection technology might turn your tables and countertops into iPad-like devices — and sooner than you think
"countertops into iPad-like devices — and sooner than you think... No, not built-in displays. Entire surfaces will be usable as interactive computers... surface into an interactive touch display using projected light and camera sensors... house built to demonstrate futuristic ideas from Microsoft Research.... integrated into the house like mentioned above. Google it or watch it on Youtube, it... integrated into more everyday objects. I was just at an event at Google's offices yesterday..."
Houzz Tour: A Manhattan Loft Slides Into Flexibility
Sliding doors and "smart glass" windows help turn a constricting apartment into an expansive, open loft
"apartment into an expansive, open loft... neighborhood into an open, expansive loft. In her work, client and artist Suzanne Russell... doors, built-in cabinets and "smart glass" windows that go from transparent to opaque... to see into the bathroom from the kitchen...ever. I also would not like to have to... turns into a guest room. Is there a Murphy bed in that closet? Great to have a floor... kitchen into the bathroom! Why? Just why? "Keep moving folks, there's nothing to..."
Houzz Tour: Turning a ’50s Ranch Into a Craftsman Bungalow
With a new second story and remodeled rooms, this Maryland home has plenty of space for family and friends
"house into an Arts and Crafts bungalow with a second story tucked into pop-up dormers... to move into a retirement community. If anything, they wanted more space — so they... bathrooms Year built: Mid-1950s; remodeled in 2012... remodel into remuddle. It is indeed “all about the slope of the roofs". At best, this... labor into creating this home. Looks like Woodhaven Contractors team has done a beautiful... much went into this project, Woodhaven deserves a lot of credit as well. Implementing..."