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3711 dark wood fireplace Ideabooks
Unusual Mantles. Hot.
"stipulation: a fireplace. Even in warm weather, the mantle area grounds and centers a room... outdoor fireplace thing going on. One or two even had plasma screens over them. It... slit of a fireplace is. The brick wall and light flooring complement the fireplace's... dark frame, the window framing, and the dark chairs. Such an equally open yet intimate... that this fireplace is both simple--and off-centered. The blank space that balances the..."
Ornament Your Garden the Artful Way
"warm fireplaces or al fresco meals. So for those with a garden lifestyle, furnishings... placing fireplaces outdoors, we love the warmth it adds. Wonderful article, Debra.... after-dark enjoyment of the patterned plantings. With hidden drip irrigation, it's... these dark ipe hardwood planks, smooth sand-colored stucco and rugged stone. Yes..."
Help! 5 Questions for Design Stars
"g her fireplace, and msutherby is designing a mudroom. Decisions about kitchen countertop... the same dark color. We're planning on painting the cabinets white and replacing the... finish a fireplace surround: "We are installing a cultured stone surround with a TV... walls, dark hardwood floors, and custom cabinets on each side halfway up the wall..."
Garden Design Essentials: Emphasis and Focal Points
Draw the eye and create a lasting impression in your landscape with the design principle of emphasis, or point of view
Front and Center Color: When to Paint Your Door Purple
From grapelicious to lavender, a front door cloaked in the color of royalty might just reign supreme in the neighborhood
"gloomy, dark and cavelike. But purple can be terrific on the oft-overlooked exterior... painted dark brown, house is brick painted a cream color with dark brown trim. I read... both with dark colors. brushenas, thanks! We painted our front door a dark purple and... house has dark green shutters and the trim around the storm doors is also dark green... a very dark brown on our guttering and parapet (?). It is very similar to your last..."
Houzz Tour: Modernism Emerges in a Dublin Victorian
An urban Irish home trades a dilapidated structure for an open layout, skylights and indoor-outdoor flow
"incredibly dark and poky, and [the clients] wanted to banish that feeling completely,"... black fireplaces throughout were the only original features that could be saved.... original fireplace, is full of thoughtful and personal details. The crib belonged to... Retreat (dark) Both of the clients love Scandinavian design, so they implemented a cool..."
Houzz Tour: Picture-Perfect Simplicity
It’s like camping out in a catalog sometimes at this classic farmhouse — Pottery Barn and other retailers love it for photo shoots
"County Wood) didn’t intend to create the perfect backdrop for companies like Pottery... MASIVE WOOD ! Beautiful fireplace ! I've build over 250 open fireplaces in my country... much old wood getting destroyed.The wood I like to use is one of a kind.Mind you it... virgin wood.Reclaimed wood and contempary rock in my world.Nice job. Absolutely love... made of wood logs, or is it just an extremely neat wood pile? If I'm right, I think..."
Rooms of the Day: Bringing the Happy Into Formal Spaces
Two renovated rooms inspire a lighter, more colorful look for a formerly traditional living room and dining room in Texas
"with the dark, heavy traditional furnishings in their formal living and dining rooms... like the dark rods so much better. It makes you realize how much seemingly small details... amount of dark wood on the bases anchors the space. The formal living room is fully open... room. Dark wood — solid maple with a coffee bean stain — is more prevalent here than..."
Wake Up With Bright Green
"feel. Dark green can be oh so sophisticated. Truly Kate Spade grassy green can add... with the dark stained cherry cabinetry! It's a fantastic combination for a wet bar.... natural wood. The effect gets our attention and adds color drama without overpowering... natural wood found on all surfaces throughout. WOW. What an easy and dramatic way to..."
8 Master Bedroom Details That Make the Room
Keep your sleeping space from being a snoozefest with these dramatic focal points and luxurious features
"room or a fireplace for those cold winter nights, these details can add personality and... Add a fireplace. A bedroom fireplace doesn't have to be a wood-burning one installed... These fireplaces often don't need any extra ventilation, but don't be fooled: They... apply wood paneling (board) over existing drywall and then add small vertical molding..."
Living Spaces Wow at Decorator Showcase
Top San Francisco designers remake a luxury home for the 2012 showcase, offering inspiration for your own kitchen, dining room and more
"moss-covered fireplace, plywood painted backsplash, abalone shell chandelier and much more... moss-covered fireplace. Downstairs TerraceBy Weatherill & AssociatesDesigner Sean Weatherill... durable ipe wood, the deck will wear beautifully. Sleek outdoor furniture from Henry Hall... Brazilian wood, is often chosen for its strength, sustainability and natural resistance... tables, fireplaces or a beautiful view. City SalonBy Steven Henry and Michael Booth..."
7 Ways to Give Your Study a Victorian Touch
Modern needs and Victorian styling can work beautifully together in a study, even if the space is a family affair
"think dark oak- and leather-clad rooms filled with solid furniture, fitted bookshelves... 1. Go dark. Going dark doesn't need to mean walls of oak paneling or bookshelves... use of dark wood and leather loosely imply Victorian style in a very modern aesthetic... all the wood. The gorgeous black wallpaper gives a masculine edge, along with a solid..."
Warm Up Your Home for Winter
"by the fireplace, there are many options you can try, even if you're on a budget.... pic #12 (fireplace w/ bead board by James Crisp) is that mini barn door replica a cover... by the fireplace. There is nothing cozier than a fireplace, so get right up there... with a fireplace (consider a fake one if a real one isn't possible), a shag rug and... to go dark with paint — it actually creates a cozy feeling. A white crib and hints..."
My Houzz: Creative Moves Turn a Toronto Basement Into a Stylish Rental
See how two Canadian designers renovated their townhouse's lower level into a bright and modern one-bedroom apartment
Guest Picks: Industrial Kitchen Touches
A mix of sleek metal finishes and vintage-inspired accents makes for a kitchen that's practical for cooking and stylish for entertaining