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Translucent Surfaces: A Canvas for Light and Shadow
My Houzz: Walls and Shelves Are This Collector's Colorful Canvas
French flea market finds, antique toys, folk art and family keepsakes all have a place in this creative consultant's San Francisco apartment
Shady Character: Stylish Covers for Your Patio
"off your patio with a chic cover to protect guests from wind, sun and summer showers... on your patio this summer, a permanent cover can help protect guests from the sun,... variety of patio cover styles and find one that's right for you.... shade your patio in style! If you're planning on hosting dinner parties and barbecues... what the patio cover material is. Great article. We love the use of the Insolroll product..."
Great Cover-Ups: 8 Outdoor Canopies and Shades
Lounge as long as you like without getting baked, with one of these sun-screening structures for your backyard, deck or patio
6 Patio Cover Types to Shade You in Style
Protect yourself and your deck from the blazing sun with umbrellas, cloth, built structures — or nature's perfect shading solution
"of your patio or deck covering will be a function of your house's style, the solar... and a patio or deck can provide. And for much of the year, a wonderful outdoor space... deck or patio is to have something, anything, that will block the sun from baking everyone... golas-patio-covers.htm I don't know what patio cover to get. I think one that would... getting a patio cover. I just got new patio furniture and I thought it would be nice..."
3-Season Rooms: Fire Warms a Pergola-Covered Pennsylvania Patio
Amish-milled lumber and local bluestone set off a focal-point fireplace beautifully in this comfy outdoor living space
"help the patio meld with its surroundings. Patio at a Glance Location: Bryn Mawr,... a new patio that extends their living space outdoors. Thanks to a new outdoor fireplace... in the patio every night? Do you cover it? bring it inside? We have patio furniture... of the patio covered to prevent rain on the furniture? Would enjoy every outdoor... could buy covers and each evening cover it all. What do other people do. We don't have..."
Outdoor Rugs Have Style Covered
"coziness to a patio or porch with area rugs designed for the outdoors... up your patio with an outdoor floor covering.... was on a covered patio after two differnt rugs, I gave up this year. Outdoor area rugs... (even in a covered area). They have to be replaced every year or two. I have started... to and cover up (especially outdoor). Rugs are also a design feature that can easily... This covered patio space feels more like an indoor living area due to the scale..."
Patio Pavers Go Green in Between
Kind to the environment and easy on the eyes, pavers with moss or other foliage in the joints create a charming permeable hardscape
"Permeable patios are not just wise and responsible, they usually add a charming variability... about patios made of gravel and pavers. Many loved the look but had concerns about... path — or patio — for you.... my new patio that is laid in sand...but it is not bad to keep up with. Thank you... ground cover that is correct for your planting zone will keep the maintenance down... have a patio with an inch gap in between 18 x 18 paver tiles, intending to have green..."
"roofs have patios and porches covered... creating a covered space for porches or patios, much like a bonnet.... poolside patio. This bonnet roof is supported by timbers on the gable end.Browse photos..."
How to Pick a Patio Umbrella That Performs
Looking for just the right amount of shade, sturdiness and weather resistance? We've got you covered
"deck or patio with an umbrella. This everyday item can make all the difference when... at the patio edge for a DIY umbrella stand. He finished it with an anchor pin that... your patio with a too-large umbrella won't look or feel good. Designer tip: Landscape... with a cover when it's not in use. Table vs. Freestanding UmbrellasBoth table and... at the patio table, the former may be the best option.“Table umbrellas are much cheaper..."
6 Native Ground Covers for Tough, Dry Spots
Sun beating down on your sandy gravel? Thick shade darkening your clay soil? There’s a ground cover here for you
"ground covers in place of wood or other mulches — and that in fact, ground covers... ground covers of diverse backgrounds that might work for you. Their native ranges... ground cover? What are you thinking. 1 - It doesn't smother any weeds, and weeding... when it covers the hillsides for miles. Austin, Tx had a two year drought with temperatures... ground cover. We live in Maryland and Montana and have eliminated lawns completely..."
Designers Get Creative in a D.C. Show House
With a historic home as a canvas and a worthy cause as an incentive, designers pulled out all the stops for the 2014 project
"home as a canvas and a worthy cause as an incentive, designers pulled out all the stops... ample canvas and an array of challenges for the participating designers. The show... the back patio. Fantastic design, the indoor play room very cool. Love the colours... the back patio. whats the point of a show house? Those big pots will look stunning... fabric covers vintage Louis dining chairs, making them both beautiful and practical..."
DIY: Creative Vintage Book Cover Frames
"buried book covers into one-of-a-kind frames for family photos... create a canvas for photos is horrid to me, and using one to be 'punny' (as in the Daddy... salvage the cover and discard the yucky parts...nothing wrong with this as there are so... the book cover won't get ruined. Chisel off the hard, chipboard part of the cover, leaving... clothbound cover. With a pencil, outline where you want to place the picture on the inside..."
Revive Your Space With a Homemade Pillow Cover
"pillow covers. Store-bought pillow covers can be costly, but you can experiment with... pillow covers all the time. Let me show you how to easily make a pillow cover.... sewing the covers yourself. I am nowhere near an expert sewer, but I do have basic knowledge... on my covered patio. Fabric came from Wal-Mart and they had a poster to match for... pillow covers like this. I know I'll have to do more sewing to get large enough squares..."
Small Luxuries: Motorized Window Coverings Offer Benefits to All
Free yourself from the mess of cords and the bother of blind rods. Motorized blinds and drapes make managing natural light easy
"window coverings, which eliminate the need to fuss with wands or cords. If you suffer... window coverings, but the benefits in child safety and convenience for high or wide... such as patios, porches, lanais and verandas have helped homeowners truly realize the... window coverings. Open balconies on the second floor looking down into double height... they're covering windows it seems like that energy source would be readily available..."