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Design Underfoot: Versailles Pattern Floors
"a long hallway, large entryway and the adjoining areas? The main long hallway adjoins... a fun idea! I would start with white porcelain straight cut tile, or a really white... Best design decision I ever made. Have ALWAYS loved that tile pattern and never..."
Design 2011: Black Casework, Doors and Cabinetry
"contractor, designer, Hubbie - was horrified. Wish I had this idea book then to show them... great idea book! I wanted to do black interior doors when building our home, but... great idea book! I thought the ugly brown woodwork in our new house made it too dark... The idea book is inspiring. Thank you. I don't personally think that black is... great ideas for those who are too trepidatious to go the whole hog. The black "floating"..."
Houzz Tour: Modern Loft Designed for Entertaining
"A designer furnishes a bachelor pad for a man who likes 1960s style... Designer Stephane Chamard won this job when his client, a single physician with a... ” the designer says. “He asked for the same sofa, but that is all.” What the client... loft design idea. Great space, well thought out and ingenious uses of Ikea and thrift... be to design for only one client :-) Ok, when can you head South to design my ba..."
Make a Powder Room Accessible With Universal Design
Right-size doorways, lever handles and clearance around the sink and commode are a great start in making a powder room accessible to all
"a good idea, as we age, to be thinking about "what if". If someone becomes disabled... these design decisions make it possible to stay in your own house and take care without... in the hallway, allowing for maximum floor space for easy navigating. If there isn’t... Fairmont Design T&C ADA Wall Mount Vanity or this Lacava Libera vanity — offer greater... offer design and accessbility alternatives. Leaving the space open beneath the counter..."
Houzz Tour: Design Secrets from a Dallas Model Home
"Designer Cristi Holcombe Shows How to Mix Colors, Find Bargains, Create Great Tablescapes... Interior designer Cristi Holcombe is here to spill a few secrets about where to splurge... the loft idea has helped me so much , I have a area about that size, great inspration... about this design. I want to answer some of your questions... -The manufacturer of the... character to a design," she says. "Some of my other favorite design details include adding..."
Designer Trick: Take Your Shower Tile to the Ceiling
"things for design. In this case, a simple trick can make your bathroom feel larger.... rules in design, so there is no right or wrong way in laying your tile in this matter... their designers or contractors in order to install a shower that works best visually... can be designed in styles from traditional to clean and modern. Always chic! Enjoy... Interior Designer, Annapolis, Md. I recently remodeled my bathroom and did the tile..."
How to Use Mirrors in Home Design
"of home design. The first thing that you have to realize is that mirrors can be used... into the design of a room to enhance the total look of the home. To choose mirrors... for home design, you have to look at the size, shape and style of the mirror. You also... like the idea of a big mirror in a narrow hallway-may use the "trick" in my new place... simple in design, the oblong oval shape makes it stand out as a decor piece in the room..."
Design Workshop: Just a Sliver (of Window), Please
Set the right mood, focus a view or highlight architecture with long, narrow windows sited just so on a wall
"we as designers have to fight to balance the structure around the natural light and... I was designing my new kitchen and incorporated a high sliver window. After seeing... type of design. If you have slivered windows but need some glare control or extra privacy... in the design of the room, part of the concept of the space. What would you like to... white hallway. The lowered natural horizon point also makes the hallway naturally..."
My Houzz: Artful Character Colors a Textile Designer's Home
"textile designer, could make the space burst with DIY pattern, color and character... textile design work, add splashes of color. Even a tiny opossum jaw is appreciated... for its design and made part of a tabletop display. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here:... ..not design. such a happy home.....GREAT use of color and juxtupositioning of art... and not designers technically also. I think this place is really sweet and colorfully..."
Help! 5 Questions for Design Stars
"msutherby is designing a mudroom. Decisions about kitchen countertop materials and floor... shows the idea.... Any alternative ideas? Thank you!!" Share your ideas.... h (or idea) for the end of a hallway in a new mudroom? It is what you will see when... space." Ideas? Post them here. 3. What to use for kitchen countertops: "We are looking... see more design dilemmas? Click here. 5. Help with the kitchen layout: "We are remodeling..."
Designer's Touch: 10 Luxurious Libraries
A reading space doesn't have to be huge to be grand. From over the top to under the stairs, these libraries will inspire your literary side
"still design a reading nook that keeps your favorites on hand. Embrace these top-notch... top-notch designer tips to create your own ultimate home library.... great idea for an unused storage space. wow, gorgeous!!!! Love that Luxurious Libraries... Fantastic ideas! Check out our oak library ladder that has come into Architectural Antiques... Create idea book would like to add our Baby Grand Piano Bookcases, we make them from..."
Designer Sketch: Jay Keller
Whether for a restaurant or a home, this Chicago architect takes an inquisitive approach to his designs
"everywhere. He designs his houses to grow into homes and is always on the lookout for ways... get to design something that people will enjoy for years to come, make memories in... ourselves on designing with duality so things like a hallway are also your kitchen working... wanted to design houses?Since I was a child I always enjoyed playing with Legos and creating... inspires your designs?Different materials, the context and the site’s general surroundings..."
Designer Crush: How to Decorate Like Thomas O'Brien
Compose an elegant yet contemporary home with a touch of American casualness, in the style of this renowned designer
"top 100 design firms (AD100) for 2012. If O'Brien's name sounds familiar, chances are... Lauren Home designer, "is an American idea, and it is the human dimension that I bring... formal hallway.Tip: O'Brien is a master at layering elegant, muted colors. When decorating... comfort. In designing private rooms, O'Brien reminds us to surround ourselves with the..."
Design 2011: Trends to Build On
"for home design have recently caught my eye, and whether or not they are the trends... of the design shows don't show a lot of pattern. I think a great show idea would be... great design. I also love seeing the fun you can have in the powder room with the... in my idea book. Thanks again for a great post! Does anyone know anything about the... Great ideas. I'm seeing revitalization of neighborhoods. People are getting the..."
Houzz Tour: Designed for Harmony with the Land
"architects design a structure, and then leave the implementation and construction phase... when the design is coming together in three dimensions, a lot of important things start... Sonoma, designed to be eco-conscious and to flow seamlessly with the surrounding natural... cool idea~! This house is soooo inviting, I love it! Great use of space and natural... their ideas and input and the contractor's team were true collaborators in the process..."