2614 ceiling detail Stories
How to Use Full-Scale Decor to Make a Small Space Feel Bigger
"under the ceiling, like in photo #4, can also make a small room feel larger. Some of... the low ceiling example makes the room look like a cartoon to me. If it were a lamp... on the ceiling would that not have been better? Is the narrow room example actually... architectural details & they're pretty wonderful. (Think traditional 18th century E... have high ceilings. Very few places other than NY have apartments where the ceilings..."
Smart Solutions for Nonexistent Entryways
Barely enough space to hang your hat? Front door swings past your living room couch? These remedies are for you
"from a ceiling-mounted rod. I have a 1925 colonial house. The front door opens in... shows in detail how I did it: http://bit.ly/RhgznH I put 3 hooks behind the front door... saltbox ceiling) and a little space in front of the 4 stairs that go up to the upper... cathedral ceiling living room- I absolutely HATED this when we first moved in - it was... 20 ft ceilings with a huge elegant stone fireplace being the focal point- everyone..."
How to Remodel Your Fireplace
"fireplace details, accent lighting in the bookcases and can lights in the ceiling.... floor to ceiling across the entire room. It jutes out a couple of feet as well. I want... to the ceiling. While it wasn't what we set out to do originally, we are extremely... floor to ceiling brick fireplace Here is a full brick wall fireplace removed and then... of the ceiling on the two sides. He did a fabulous job and we installed the led backlight..."
Inside Houzz: No More Bumper Cars in This Remodeled Kitchen
More space, more storage, and the dogs can stretch out now too. A designer found on Houzz creates a couple's just-right kitchen
"each detail that I was looking for in a special file. Afterwards I combined all... to the ceiling is a miss in my point if view. Love it, Love it, Love it! It's my... to the ceiling. My kitchen was very similar to the Before in this ideabook--sink on... go the ceiling at least where the wall oven is placed Beautiful kitchen. Does the... touch the ceiling. This was a conscious choice to allow for back lighting. Some find..."
Get the Scoop on Finding the Best Paint for Your Money
"kitchen ceilings? Also is semi-gloss out for walls? I use SunColor Paints in Orlando... even a ceiling, done like that, and I can't imagine how it could not work for you... on the ceiling, where many lights were used for wonderful reflections. Perhaps it... cathedral ceilings in 4 rooms. My utility room has no windows, so the whole point in... (walls, ceiling, woodwork.) I've learned high quality paint is forgiving. I paint as..."
My Houzz: A Family Goes Sweet on a Traditional Texas Home
"foot 6 in ceilings....some would say the tall ceilings are less cozy too...." Lovely... are the ceilings? It is difficult to gauge with the door and window heights. I only... 8'6'' ceilings if not taller. AND it is very nice not to see a 'black' kitchen. Black... said: "ceiling is 8 foot 2 or 3....depending on rug or hardwoods. to get the extra... taller ceilings are ideal but i can show you many homes that are GORGEOUS without..."
Collective Wisdom: Display Ideas for Collections of All Kinds
"very detailed trompe d'oeil (which would be really cool!). Love these displayed... from the ceiling. However, these dolls will be a real problem to keep clean if not... under the ceiling in her room, as suggested above by Kroze, and display them in lucite... floor to ceiling, to display my ceramic/glass "treasures." It is lit by two little... floor to ceiling art! There was a wide variety in subject matter and mediums. Some..."
Palatable Palettes: 8 Great Kitchen Color Schemes
Warm and appetizing or cool and relaxing? These 8 paint palettes can help you choose the best colors for your kitchen
"JENNIFER CEIL Thank you, everyone, for the feedback. It's good to know you find this... even more detail about the color schemes used. Thanks for such excellent ideas Matte... The ceiling was painted white. BTW, the sales person @ Menards picked out the... recessed ceiling lights are on dimmer switches to allow flexibility in lighting scenes... the cove ceiling. Remodel by By Design Builders, Photo's by Take 1 Media Creations...."
My Houzz: New Life and Style for a 1976 Airstream
Taking a pass on RV standards, the new owner of this 1976 Ambassador Airstream looked to flexible furniture and clean, organized spaces
"color for ceilings? @mlzmadsen "What is the best paint color for ceilings?"... attention to detail reflects what an amazingly gifted person you are. I wish you all the... floor to ceiling bookcase will cover the living room side of the refrigerator wall,... with low ceilings but love what he's done. His daughter will soon be very popular... with a ceiling just 6'-7" high at the apogee, a light color will help curb..."
Kitchen Workbook: 12 Elements of Tropical-Style Kitchens
Relax into that vacation-at-home feeling with a kitchen that evokes swaying palm trees and warm ocean breezes
"high ceilings and lots of floor-to-ceiling mirrors bringing even more of the outside... bring the ceiling down an stay wide open I love the idea of a sliding window like the... interesting details in every single one. @ 4f Lighting - talking from experience?! We... decorating details. In fact, condos we have rented in the same area with tropical prints... these high ceilings here I would definitely do so in a tropical climate.. Beautiful examples..."
Getting the Room Right: Part II
"from the ceiling and paint it the same color as the walls to make the ceiling appear... bedroom ceiling is sloped - higher on the left by nearly a foot. i had hoped to hang... floor to ceiling, wall to wall & have blackout liners [my husband sometimes works nights... pretty detailed set of challenges. Definitely sounds like a problem that would be... extremely detailed set of parameters that you need to deal with to fit your lifestyle..."
5 Awe-Inspiring Basement Renovations
Talk about transformation. These once-utilitarian spaces are now fully designed and inviting places for living, working and playing
"Love the details on the ceiling for the "Contemporary Meets Darkside" and "Scandinavian... unfinished ceiling? I would love to do it in my basement. Sadley the walls are already... home!!!!! details on the climbing wall safety are absent, hopefully diyer are smart and... wall and ceiling near impossible). Next post please ladies fun place, not "kitchenette"... the last detail, the basement now has a powder room with a urinal and four barber shop..."
Architectural Images: Truth or Fiction?
Technology draws an ever-fainter line between photo and rendering. Can you tell the difference in these 17 images?
"lowered ceiling over the chair. On the ceiling is some "cutwork" shapes backed by white... with that ceiling, but here is a close-up view from their Houzz profile. It appears to... white ceiling and we're seeing the light reflecting off that surface. The more... minute detail, like smooth tree trunks!!!!! I was definately more stumped than not... for the detailed descriptions explaining why. Great article/ideabook! I loved this..."
Houzz Tour: Ease and Comfort in 340 Square Feet
Careful planning and design tricks create easy access and a pleasing flow in a tiny Manhattan studio
"love details like this. Very lovely design and space... however it makes me appreciate... attention to detail. The architect must have been a boat builder in another life! The only... walls and ceilings. very cool, wish you would design hotel rooms, extended stay, this... for the ceiling and the one in the bathroom? Great use of space and decorating. I've... those ceiling lights. I want them in my kitchen and home office - as long as they..."
Houzz Tour: A Revolutionary Renovation in Connecticut
A 200-year-old farmhouse retains elements of its past, like reclaimed wood, yet feels decidedly modern. Yoga, anyone?
"gone, the ceilings look low,were the ceilings like this before? Also I don't like the... between the detailed Vintage exterior and the simple more modern yet rustic feel of the... "save the details!!" but really, that doesn't include updates from the 50's. The kitchen... sloping ceiling, love the use of barn doors, the light filled lower rooms -- It's a... cathedral ceilings, fosil fuel or electric heating and AC. I don't care what kind..."