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Guest Picks: The Paris Apartment of Your Dreams
Who doesn't long at least once to live in the City of Lights? Get the feel no matter where you live with this Parisian-style decor
"City of Lights? Get the feel no matter where you live with this Parisian-style decor... City of Lights. While he attended business meetings all day long, I explored the city... Parisian lights or the French accents, but I felt like I was living a dream. My partner... for the cottage". And to be honest, I personally don't mind - my mum-in-law has an... overhead lighting. Besides, I prefer table-lamp light anyway. It's so much cozier,..."
Let Screen Doors Mesh With Your Style
If you're spoiling all that lovely extra light and fresh air with a dull screen door, consider these imaginative options instead
"extra light and fresh air with a dull screen door, consider these imaginative options... extra light to brighten the home's entry area. And in nicer weather, being able... all that light and fresh air to come inside is a truly wonderful thing. But I so dislike... small cottage in TN, now, and even though I had the windows open, the air just wouldn't... interior light, bright, fresh and bug free. 5. Let it retract. Maybe not so much a..."
My Houzz: A Musical Couple's Home Strikes a Personal Chord
"Light, glass and many musical instruments animate this 1905 bucolic Washington farmhouse... "rooms with light coming from at least two directions." Both she and Hoskin needed an open... natural light is stunning, especially with the coloured glass accents- The window-shelves... bright light.I really love the kitchen! The only problem I can see in the kitchen... lovely cottage and could easily be made totally charming. Rigidity and pursed lips..."
Small Wonders: Get More of Everything With a Bay Window
Bump out a room to increase light, views and square footage — we give you details and costs for the five bay window types
"increase light, views and square footage — we give you details and costs for the five... dimension and light to a dark and cramped space. While not every installation is a DIY weekend... little cottage last year, and had the carpenter "trim out" the windows with molding... abundance of light to the interior, but it will maximize the amount of floor space added... natural light and views. While an angled bay that's large and can be walked into will..."
25 Gorgeous Holiday Mantels by Houzzers
Laden with boughs, lights and even lemons, these decorated fireplace mantels show a festive Christmas spirit and a creative approach
"boughs, lights and even lemons, these decorated fireplace mantels show a festive Christmas... dried, a light coating of gold spray paint was applied. With all the lights off and... use the lights, I taped battery flickering tea lights to the backs, and it looks like... candle light tour of homes and my home was on the tour. This is one of my mantels... operated lights that were shown in one of the featured mantels to brighten things up..."
7 Tips for Designing Your Bedroom
"about light, layout, circulation and more for the bedroom of your dreams... evening light, rather than the mbr which faces the street and gets morning light -... (decor is "cottage"). In cold weather, I have the option of hanging floor-to-ceiling... article. Light, the furniture: layout & size, plus the colors used in the bedroom really... have use light blocking drapes. A friend of mine has made cloth covered inserts for..."
Ceilings Worth Another Look
"Metal and Light Make Your Fifth Wall Shine... the cove lighting on the last photo. It looks more like a hotel room than a bedroom... but the lighting effect is great. Thanks! I love the planked and beamed ceiling in... (Ocean Cottage in the Desert). LOVE the ceiling in the first photo! Also intrigued... going with light colored wood. You found some great examples here. The striped one is... drops. Lighting. Soffits go hand in hand with cove lighting. The more lighting options..."
Pro Chefs Dish on Kitchens: Michael Symon Shares His Tastes
"appliances and lighting? Find out here... purchase the light over the island in the second picture? A very interesting interview... over the light wood table with wood benches? It is exactly what I am looking for! Has... can do a light sanding with some dark "goop" (fabricators have it) and voila good as... "industrial cottage". And, yes, I admit to inheriting the "tool gene"! @ justcured - hopefully... with the light on and not forget about them. I always thought I wanted a griddle, but..."
13 Ways to Dress Wide Windows
"morning light. I've looked around and I'm very surprised that there doesn't seem to... for my lighting needs, all on a remote and it didn't break the bank! I'm a DIY'er... 1930's very cottage inspired home. The main 2 walls of the living room is surrounded by... block the light but do not want spend the money on the amount of fabric it would take... in less light. If you need privacy for this look, use a shade mounted behind the drapes..."
Room of the Day: As Comfy As a Favorite Pair of Jeans
"celestial light give a Florida family room a sun-washed allure... The more light the better . Still cozy. Love the white with contrast! I love that... in my cottage_cabin in Maine. In the dining room the ceiling beams are painted white... brilliant light.She kept the 10-foot ceiling in the old kitchen (now an office), but..."
A Single-Wall Kitchen May Be the Single Best Choice
Are your kitchen walls just getting in the way? See how these one-wall kitchens boost efficiency, share light and look amazing
"the tiny cottage in Portland due to their unobtrusive hoods. I personally don't like... not the lightly-coated cotton ones from France. I've seen it for sale here (Canada)... for more light coming into the apartment. This last example is another condo apartment... share light and look amazing..."
Guest Picks: Flat-Out-Gorgeous Flush Mounts
Things are looking up for your ceiling, thanks to lighting fixtures that stay out of the way but stand out for their style
"thanks to lighting fixtures that stay out of the way but stand out for their style... believer that lighting can really help transform a room. As my husband, Chris, and I make... home, lighting looks are near the top of our list. I could look at swanky chandeliers... “boob light,” and I can’t wait to replace every single one. Here are some options... to buy light fixtures for every room - Never had the boob lights, just bare CFLs...."
Houzz Tour: An Eclectic and Open Home in Sydney
"tural light, art, and music fill an Australian family's dream home... open and light-filled. These rooms were originally small and dark, due to the orientation... natural light was the priority during the design of the new wing. So Sam Crawford... in the light. The clients also wanted their home to reflect their personalities... too much light in a home. So exciting to see Sydney houses featured. Love to see..."
Craftsman Front Doors Make an Entrance
For curb appeal, warmth and natural light, consider a classic Craftsman-style door for your home's entryway
"natural light, consider a classic Craftsman-style door for your home's entryway... numbers, light fixtures, etc.) If so, I recommend keeping the exterior metals consistent... trimmed light....the house will be painted a curry-ish color so definitely the nickel... swing and cottage-style lighting. Welcome! Perfectly positioned under a porch, this... seaside cottage living, a no-muss, no-fuss naturally seasoned Craftsman door is the..."
Reading in Bed Comes Out From Under the Covers
No more sneaking a flashlight beneath the sheets. Grown-up bedtime reading deserves grown-up lighting and other bedside amenities
"grown-up lighting and other bedside amenities... out the light and go to sleep. But I'm betting that we were all equally resourceful... for mood lighting, but they don't cast light properly for reading. Now, why didn't I... for a light switch. Just touch the base or arm of the lamp and voila! Light! Great... only the light fixtures that look best! Wow - that wall of a million books is IMPRESSIVE... reading lights? I will now be on the lookout for a pair of attractive wall-mount reading..."