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In the Details: A Storage ‘Jewel Box’ Lights a Manhattan Loft
Mirrored shelves bounce sunlight into an apartment’s formerly dark core, while a fireplace provides nighttime glow
"formerly dark core, while a fireplace provides nighttime glow... with dark, unlit spaces in the middle,” says Rotem. To bring light to this core... The fireplace is my favorite detail in the piece because it is the hearth and center... brick and wood floors very nicely. Great Job! Very cool! Mid-century modern, with a twist... used. The wood provides warmth and character. Very unique. Truly pleasing to the eye..."
20 of the Coziest Kitchens Around
Reclaimed wood, exposed brick, fireplaces and distressed surfaces add warmth and character to the heart of the home
"aimed wood, exposed brick, fireplaces and distressed surfaces add warmth and character... Nook Wood around stove, wood counter The wood trim Coffee tables Floors Love the... I LOVE dark cabinets- heck I love dark in a house PERIOD . Beautiful Nice lower level... has gum wood cabinets that are original to our 80+ year old house. We repurposed them... and gum wood. Except for the tile work, this was a DIY project. I love all of these..."
The Den Makes a Comeback
Cozy up in a small room with wood paneling, fireplace and furniture meant for reading and conversation
"room with wood paneling, fireplace and furniture meant for reading and conversation... a real fireplace! hurrah! a favorite.....snuggle down with a good book, display i... rooms with wood paneling too. I like the idea of an open great room but with a separate... better. Wood paneling: Warm wood walls are iconic. It doesn't matter whether they're... reflecting. A fireplace. A den with a fireplace makes a cozy room even cozier. There's something..."
My Houzz: Medieval Meets Contemporary in Montreal
Dark wood finishes and towering sculptures mix with new touches and modern technology for a look that spans genres
"Dark wood finishes and towering sculptures mix with new touches and modern technology... carved wood bas-reliefs and towering wooden figures that nod to the era. It's all... gorgeous wood! Beautiful home! Stunningly original. Thank you for featuring a Quebecois... the raw wood and neturals! Wow! Wow, what a sensitive challenge, and what a fantastic... restored in a dark and somber way, but they somehow transformed it into a light, airy yet..."
My Houzz: Classic and Elegant in Chicago
"and rich dark woods personalize a couple's impulse buy... the fireplace. The painting above the fireplace creates a focal point and adds to... in the dark wood floors with a credenza by Interior Crafts Inc. Framed wedding photos... onto a wood-burning fireplace and opens up to a back porch. Floor to ceiling windows... reds. Dark brown drapes pull in the wood floor, and a light colored rug balances... and the dark pillows and the arms of the chair pull the rich black marble in from the..."
How to Convert Your Wood-Burning Fireplace
"switching your fireplace from wood to gas or electric... That wood-burning fireplace may look grand in the living room, and a blazing fire... your wood burning fireplace is the right choice for you.... traditional fireplaces offer surprisingly little reward for the trouble. Converting an... an old fireplace to gas or electric can be a smart choice, allowing you to use the... the fireplace more often during the year (just flip it on during a chilly evening and..."
Stylish Wood Storage for Contemporary Spaces
Go with a good-looking grain for your home by using wood logs indoors as an architectural or artistic feature
"using wood logs indoors as an architectural or artistic feature... cord of wood you ordered to a spidery shed or the edge of the backyard. So long as... as your wood is nice and dry and spider free, take advantage of its forms and textures... a new fireplace, rethink the way you usually store the logs and find a way to integrate... depended on wood heat: there is no such thing as "spider free" or "clean" wood. All manner..."
Design Workshop: Smart Ways to Store Wood Outdoors
Consider size, location, protection, air circulation and, of course, style for storing your firewood
"amount of wood necessary to heat a home today is far less than in colonial times, but... cord of wood is still a large amount of space to account for. Whether you heat entirely... entirely with wood, or it supplements another heat source, or you just like the flicker of... burning dry wood but paying green wood prices. Having wood for burning close to the... themselves in wood piles--spiders. I haven't burned wood in a fireplace for many years..."
Fresh Ways With Wood Paneling
"Wood paneling of the '70s may have gotten a bad rap for being dark and gloomy, but... of the wood paneling — perhaps a white accent wall or loads of natural light — as... amount of wood paneling in the space. Once you hit the equilibrium, your home will feel... moldings are dark, especially with wood paneled walls and deep flooring, brighten things... gives wood paneling a dose of freshness. Limiting the amount of wood paneling allows..."
Guest Picks: Light Wood Accents That'll Grow on You
"h the darkness with modern accessories and furniture in ash, birch and light oak... light wood floors, we would need to embrace light wood details with our furniture... light woods in our everyday belongings to help make our home meet our vision, and... seal the wood without loosing that lovely light wood. Other pieces are on hardboard... birch wood around them. Although these poured paintings are more contemporary,..."
Houzz Tour: Patterns and Colors Flirt With Wood in Los Angeles
Rational exuberance reigns in this wood-filled Craftsman, thanks to well-considered shots of color and snazzy graphics
"in this wood-filled Craftsman, thanks to well-considered shots of color and snazzy... all the wood posed a heavy and dark threat to the interiors, so adding more of it was... and rich wood shine. But the pair thought it could use a little fun. They wanted to... interior wood. We will never buy painted wood or all white interior homes, no matter... fruit wood on the first level, and all the wood work on the second level was white..."
Top Tile Trends From the Coverings 2013 Show — the Wood Look
Get the beauty of wood while waving off potential splinters, rotting and long searches, thanks to eye-fooling ceramic and porcelain tiles
"beauty of wood while waving off potential splinters, rotting and long searches, thanks... limestone and wood. One of the biggest trends is the wood-grain tile look, on show in a big... ringer for dark stained walnut to wood from a well-weathered fishing boat in France. With... reclaimed wood so on trend, buying wood tile is an alternative to searching for the perfect... barn wood, and tiles are available in dimensions that wood is typically not. At..."
Kitchen of the Week: Barn Wood and a Better Layout in an 1800s Georgian
A detailed renovation creates a rustic and warm Pennsylvania kitchen with personality and great flow
"g the dark, cramped space into something warm and bright that flowed with the rest... stone and wood, and dark countertop. Of course, Wolf ranges and Subzero fridge/freezers... reclaimed wood over the wood on our island. They sell "stick on" panels of reclaimed... rustic wood, not so much. I think you have to pick your style and not mash up two... reclaimed wood that could be planed smooth and then reused--the leftover paint bits would..."
Room of the Day: From Dark Basement to Bright Master Suite
Turning an unsightly retaining wall into an asset, these San Francisco homeowners now have a bedroom that feels like a getaway
"and a wood-topped display shelf. Before, the wall cast a dark, imposing presence... lovely Wood slay fence very gooodddd Beautiful room! Amazing transformation. LOve... behind our wood-stove in the livingroom. I am thinking of removing the tiled backsplash... never dark. Would love to see how they fit the dedicated staircase to the basement... basement was dark and dingy, but did have a 15-foot-high ceiling that would provide the..."
Your Perfect Bedroom: Calm and Airy or Moody and Dark?
"Light-to-Dark Bedrooms and See Which One's for You... moody and dark? Through those words alone, the answer may seem obvious. But when I... look at dark bedrooms, something pulls me in and I am back at square one. In an effort... like med dark and cozy. Two walls, med wood tone, other walls med/dark green, floors... Furniture dark wood. I will be replacing the current curtains with deep green curtains... white with dark wood.....I find it so romantic! Carole www.carolemeyerart.com This..."