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8 Ways to Dress Up a Drab Hallway
"your hallways as special as the rest of your home with artwork, bookcases, vibrant... working with a short hallway, a hallway with a sharp turn, a spacious hallway or one that's... The hallways that connect living spaces to sleeping spaces to the exterior of a home... that's a tight squeeze, you can make it feel just as special as the rest of your home... Make your hallways come alive with built-ins, lighting, colorful rugs and more...."
Decorating 101: How to Start a Decorating Project
"your decorating style and what to get rid of... decades, decorating can be a challenging task, filled with costly decisions whose outcomes... decided to decorate your home. Now what? Whether you’re furnishing your first place... or hire a pro? How much should you spend? And what steps can you take to ensure you’ll... entire decorating process, from initial inspirations to final floor plans. We’ll talk... and had a home decorated with a very tropical theme. When I moved to NC to a very..."
Put a Narrow Hallway to Work
"Got a skinny, underused corridor? Try these tricks to tease out storage, style, artwork... you have a narrow hallway, are you wondering how to make it visually appealing or more... use your hallway to make an impact.... backing for a durable, easy to clean, frameless design. For a matte finish or a more t... large as a wall portrait. this might be an excellent way to decorate a truly narrow... "narrow" hallway. Obviously I was wrong. Narrow hallways generally preclude building..."
Give Your Victorian Hallway a Modern Slant
"of your hallway while adapting it for modern use, with these ideas for floors, doors... adapting a hallway in a Victorian house for modern use can present a few challenges... gateway to a home is often a hall, and it's the first impression visitors get of the interior... interior. Hallways in Victorian homes were no different, but there were different lifestyles... rooms in a Victorian home, the halls are filled with architectural features. Regardless..."
Man Space: A Guy Likes a Nice Closet, Too
"shouldn't a man make a great space for the clothes? Take inspiration from these dream... between a man and woman. The man’s portion will likely take up one-third of the space... But a guy still needs his own well-designed and organized space, too. Our fashion... floor, hallway floor, bedroom floor, desk chair and kitchen counter aren't appropriate... excercise a little personal style. Our ladies might not want dark, sophisticated wood..."
Houzz Tour: A Colorful Victorian Gets a Through Line
"repetition and a 52-foot-long runner unify the rooms in this newly redecorated San Francisco... repetition and a really long rug, she fluidly created a through line that ebbs and flows through... added hallways. In this Victorian, in San Francisco’s Noe Valley neighborhood, interior... homeowner is a sailor, and though the house sits in the middle of San Francisco, Harris... created a space that subtly references the spirit of the ocean. Photography by Scott..."
10 Ways a Red Lamp Shade Can Sass Up a Room
"rgize a neutral palette, refine a rustic look ... where a red shade goes, liveliness... putting a space together and have a case of the blahs, try adding a bright red lamp... meaning, a red light unmistakably draws attention, which makes it a fun and useful tool... A red light has come to signify many things, some racy, others utilitarian. Regardless... interior decorating. Sassy and unexpected, they’re usually best in small doses. If you..."
Houzz Tour: A Historic House Gets a Feng Shui Adjustment
"In a Massachusetts seaside town, a traditional home is redecorated in a playful style... completing a renovation on their intended home away from home in Rockport, Massachusetts... shui. A mix of historic architecture, favorite street art, bright happy colors and... resulted in a home that’s comfortable and reflects their playful and colorful personalities... that was a place where you feel extra nestled-in and cozy - a windowseat, a nook, a..."
My Houzz: Once a Rebel Capitol, Now a Storied Home
"lives into a homey, inviting residence for a Louisiana couple... life — a process that took 18 months of painstaking work. Houzz at a Glance Who lives... ownership of a region above New Orleans known as West Florida. American settlers, tired... staged a brief rebellion and established the short-lived, independent Republic of... by such a challenge. What a lovely warm home! Regardless of the history, it is a home..."
Get a Wallpaper Look With a Hand-Painted Touch
"encil a pattern for all the beauty of your favorite wallpaper at a fraction of the... I can. A while back I came across the Ashbury Mosaic tile by Walker Zanger. I loved... create a similar Moroccan pattern in paint and use it in my entryway. I have used... using a level will only work if a) you've got a plumb wall (this wouldn't work so... must have a steady hand and lot's of patience! Great wall! And a lot of dozer! I love..."
Salvage Style: A DIY Upholstery Project Makes a Grand Entrance
"to turn a recycled coffee table into a stylish bench for your entryway... don’t have a stockpile of these things to work with, it’s still fairly easy to create... pieces from a few easily obtainable materials. I’ve even walked around my house and decided... idea! As a slight alternative, if you have a table with a thick top or ornate edges... figure out a safer way to test a table to turn into a bench. I had to chuckle over testing..."
Strategies to Create Color Flow Throughout a Home — a Case Study
"rooms with a consistent color palette, for cohesion and a polished look... isn't a bad thing. Done right, color coordinating leads to better flow and a polished... remember a home with a particular color scheme, because it's different from all the... help turn a disjointed, choppy space into a flowing thought-out masterpiece, as this... having a moment: eclectic, colorful spaces are all the rage. But though many are over..."
Decorating Trends: A New Houzz Survey Shows What Homeowners Want
"according to a recent Houzz decorating survey, for which more than 1,700 people shared their... standing in a room of 100 people, know that 98 of them share your frustration. That’s according... their decorating intentions — and, yes, frustrations. Of those surveyed only 2 percent... elements in a room, but I prefer to decorate a room that makes a statement about the people... will add a TV to a guest room and a kids’ room, respectively, and 16 percent will make..."
Budget Decorator: A Most Affordable Gallery Wall
"to fill a wall on the cheap? See how to make use of something pretty cool you may already... discovering a fantastic print at a garage sale for a very reasonable price, then needing... art has a big impact on the design of your home. Whether it’s a picture, print, photograph... can be a shock when you’re finding art for your home is how expensive it can be. I’ve... found a solution to this problem, and I’m going to share it with you: calendar art..."
21 Decorating Ideas for a Chic Bathroom
"your bath a designer look with everything from tiny touches to major changes... (more than a pretty dining room, one could argue), making rushed mornings run a bit more... s) or a major makeover (new everything), these 21 ideas can inspire a creative change... having a beautiful, functional and stylish bathroom can enhance your everyday life... bought a couple for my bathroom... a large one for a hamper and a smaller one for..."
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