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Evoke Laid-Back Style With Bamboo Curtain Rods
"a laid-back appeal that's perfect not only for a coastal home but for any room where... blend with many other interior styles, too.... sealing with a clear coat of varnish.... easily with a pattern. Geometric prints or bold patterns work well with bamboo because... bamboo with a crisp, white linen fabric. The combination gives the room a touch of... perfectly with a set of light sheers. The color and dimension of the rod keeps the sheers..."
Get Your House Back-to-School Ready
"House With Shelves, Cubbies, Organizers and More... thrilled with the inevitable return, the least you can do is get both them and your... Turn a Closet Into an Office... doesn’t come with drawers or shelves, add other elements to help keep things in place. The... space with room for decorations to keep it fun. A small freestanding shelving unit... cupboard with chalkboard paint. If you have space for it, a built-in organizational..."
8 Tiny Bathrooms With Big Personalities
Small wonders are challenging to pull off in bathroom design, but these 8 complete baths do it with as much grace as practicality
"do it with as much grace as practicality... baths back then averaged around 5 by 10 feet — smaller than a lot of area rugs. I... the coat closet in their ample suburban home. In that era the loo was mostly just functional... contrast with today's trend toward the bathroom as a spa experience. Here's the thing:... still live with these little baths. Some, such as those who espouse the tiny house movement... complete with a sink, toilet, shower and/or tub. If you have a tiny bath, we'd love..."
Take the Chill Off With Cozy Winter Textures
Stay warm this fall and winter with your favorite applications of velvet, wool and knits and plenty of woodsy accents
"winter with your favorite applications of velvet, wool and knits and plenty of woodsy... "fall back" time change with a mix of excitement and dread. I love the extra hour... just go with it like a hibernating animal and nestle indoors with cozy winter textures... out your closet items from cotton and flip-flops to wool and corduroy, approach your... your home with the same sensibility. Most of the following ideas for fall and winter..."
Contractor's Tips: 10 Things Your Contractor Might Not Tell You
Climbing through your closets and fielding design issues galore, your contractor might stay mum. Here's what you're missing
"through your closets and fielding design issues galore, your contractor might stay mum.... dealing with your home, sensitive and incredibly important issues arise. While com... came back with a 17,000 quote. After discussing details we cut back on extras that... affiliated with any associations, has no lines of credit with any suppliers, has no continuing... desolves back into the wood work and the client is left dealing with the mess. The client..."
Tackle Home Junk With Proper Disposal
No matter how well you scrub, your home will never be spotless until the junk disappears. Here's how to lose it with a clean conscience
"lose it with a clean conscience... into the back of the closet again, hidden until next spring. If you're finally ready... take them back, but I don't know if that's nationwide or not. I take them to the dry... Check with your trash-removal company for safe recycling options. It's illegal to..."
Laundry Makes a Clean Break With Its Own Room
Laundry rooms are often a luxury nowadays, but a washer-dryer nook in a kitchen, office or hallway will help you sort things out
"side or back entryways, in hallways and even in closets. The addition of a countertop... With the recent downsizing trend, homeowners are looking for fresh ways to make the... of the back entry/kitchen with it's own door, one machine (washer only), a sink and... (even with 5 kids) the small space forces me to move the laundry where it needs to... homework with the noise in the background? I agree, it is unsanitary doing laundry in..."
Guest Picks: 20 Fun Back-to-School Accessories
Make homework — or even a home office — more enjoyable with colorful organizers, decorations and more
"enjoyable with colorful organizers, decorations and more... about the back-to-school season that makes me want to pull out my freshly sharpened pencils... armed with trendy office and school trinkets, it's not hard to get motivated to hit... coloured back-to-school items including giant post-it notes! Gives good ideas I got... the coat closet shelf. It looked neat and held everything. I just nested it in the... Keep up with your hectic back-to-school schedule with this charming herbs and spices..."
8 Homework Areas That Make Back-to-School Rock
"academic edge with an area that makes studying easier and more enjoyable at home... school is back in session. Now is the time to set aside a special place for the kiddos... settings, but with exception of the picture of the little diner table for reading, these... agree with Yolanda - that was my reaction too as I looked at these. You don't have... agree with Sheila as well, sometimes the kitchen table is the best and any mess is..."
From the Runways Home: Pastels Spring Back
"rooms with more masculine pastel colors ? I Love the light blues and greens. Especially... couch with accents of pastel throw pillows. You can intermix them with bolder colors... mixed with contemporary accessories and sisal runner this stairwell feels anything... unusual with pastels for a surprise spin on the trend. It’s not often you see closet... painted with stripes in soft blues and yellows, but the look is whimsical and fun...."
7 Tips to Get With a New Minimalist Mentality
Feeling overwhelmed by your stuff? Here's how to pare down, simplify and keep just what you need and love at home
"playroom, a closet or two and several cupboards, but I knew with fire you can’t be so choosy... experience with us. For those that can't part with stuff, start with not bringing in anything... issues with getting rid of my own stuff than parting with my children's memorabilia... moving back in is 'if I don't like it AND use it, it isn't coming back in'. But... to look back then you need to realize you are not the same person you were back then..."
Cooking With Color: When to Use Black in the Kitchen
Consider sampling Caviar or Cracked Pepper on your kitchen walls or cabinets for richness and impact
"there with way more pairs of black shoes in my closet than there are days of the... along with tips on how to work with black in the kitchen.... space with high ceilings it creates drama without being too bold with color. I also... walls with maple cabinets and grey counters with black flecks (Corian). It is neither... space with the exposed brick. And side note...love what Houzz has done with their... island with a white countertop and is contrasted by white kitchen cabinets with a..."
Make a Clean Break With Laundry Chaos
Bins and bags, sorters and other storage — we've got several loads' worth of ways to keep your laundry neat
"(tiny) closet, which keeps laundry separated and the floor uncluttered but also eats... Houzzer with this dilemma. If you're also fighting the laundry battle, check out this... complete with geckos. I brought one in the house with the clean clothes once, scared... baskets back in their closet. As for how many baskets we own, I would guess maybe... narrow closet space next to the shower where I have laundry soap and a small hamper..."
Headboards Surprise With Storage
Rest easier about storage space in your bedroom with headboards that have built-in cabinets, drawers and shelves
"bedroom with headboards that have built-in cabinets, drawers and shelves... blessed with decent closet space or sorely lacking it, you can always benefit from... space with style while lending advantageous function. Storage is one of the most... home; with the right design or a little creativity, your headboard can be a savvy... white room with plaid drapes...what colors for the walls and trim? What make is the rug..."
Houzz Tour: Vintage Style With a Fresh Twist
"updated, the closets were tiny and the original hardwood floors had plenty of wear and tear... that come with this 1943 home. Instead of decorating it traditionally, Heather — who... satisfied with it. If all it took for human happiness was a perfect house then a greater... kitchen with white appliances...nice seamless look. Stainless appliances disrupe the... we come back down to earth a little? I like her eclecticism (is that a word?) but there's..."