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Sexy Color Touches for Neutral Kitchens
Bring a little vavoom to a practical palette with small but colorful updates to your kitchen's backsplash, walls and fixtures
"And I live in a rural area, so trust me, no one will ever wear high heels here! Besides... and I live in a drafty house. It's also anti-microbial and anti-bacterial which is... well. A wall of white cabinets and counters nearly disappears when played against... swing-arm wall sconces are a handsome and unexpected way to light a kitchen counter,... isolated wall like this is a great place for a special material, as it creates a focal..."
Great Utility Storage for Kitchens of All Sizes
Keep brooms, mops and cleansers neatly tucked away with rolling racks, hanging organizers, wall holders and more
"in your lives will never be able to find it! LOL II love that narrow slider cabinet... -Loft-Living-contemporary--detroit So grateful to have my work featured on Houzz... up with wall hooks or holders that allow you to snap in the handles.See more broom... cubbies or wall shelves aren't possible, add the type of shelving that suits your space..."
Raw Materials Revealed: Drywall Basics
Learn about the different sizes and types of this construction material for walls, plus which kinds work best for which rooms
"material for walls, plus which kinds work best for which rooms... up a wall was anything but easy a century ago. Once you framed a wall or ceiling... curved walls with drywall! I appreciate the information in your articles...another... of the wall and switch to MDF inside. This makes for crisp corners and less work... degree wall change. This was tricky but worth the effort. http://www.houzz.co... finishes for walls and ceilings, and the standards used to evaluate and determine good work..."
Let the Sun Shine In
"Difference a Wall of Windows Makes... window wall can do wonders. Window walls are a perfect way to lighten up a dark interior... could live in a greenhouse. Seriously. i too love large open spaces, wall to wall... window walls in my kitchen...(sigh)... Agreed aprilaries! Such a window and a fitting... window wall similar to the first photo, and as you can imagine the room gets very... winters! A wall of glass is a great way to expand the apparent size of a not-so-large..."
Concrete Block Style
"retaining walls, foundations, structural bearing walls. Yet if considered and used properly... to CMU walls. They used the blocks on just about every house (below shot is one under... structures! I live in a 1950's single-story cinderblock home in the south that has taken... the CMU wall to fill it -- I'm guessing by coring holes or removing the top course... along the wall -- but this looks like a good option for maintaining the look of CMU on..."
Make a Space Special with Glass
"here, a wall there — some extra translucence can create a magical space... curtain walls, high up in the sky or low on the ground. We've seen some enviable g... rescue: a wall here; a ceiling there — you don't have to go all out to make a big impact... e-who-live-in-glass-houses-have-really-cool-walls/ just love glass anything. Great... closet wall and making it an extraordinary focal point. Etched glass was used along..."
Houzz Tour: Glass House on a Lowcountry Lagoon
"supports walls of glass in soaring South Carolina island home... y the Wall Street Journal selected the "Lips Room" house on Kiawah Island by architect... expansive walls of glass and high-tech-meets-Lowcountry feel, we're not surprised.... you're living in the trees. Lovely, lovely, lovely. I'm not a huge fan of most c... features walls of glass on all sides. The steel frame structure, finished a dark gray... soaring walls of glass and vaulted ceilings. As in the great room, motorized window..."
Ribbon Houses, Wrapped in Style
"floors, walls and ceilings. Given the predilection for flat roofs in modern and c... other walls behind them, they may function as sun shades, but for the most part they... that will live on for a very long time.... metal wall, a glass wall and an exterior stair heading to the roof. The 5-shape actually... glass walls (note that the lower floor's glass walls are pushed out further) and... tree as a wall, then turns to roof, back to wall, and ends as a low roof. A close-up..."
Clean Start: Fresh-Faced White Planking
"plank walls add simple style and enough texture to keep things interesting... open walls. They promise a new design beginning, a blank canvas that invites you... white walls is bold artwork to complement the walls with. One of my favorite choices... onto the walls of the masterbedroom and then family room today. Seeing this gives me... Guatemala wall series (some attached below): http://www.printedart.com/content/guat..."
Cor-Ten Steel Brings Enduring Texture to Landscapes
With its rich color and rusty patina, this material makes for an arresting and long-lasting choice for garden walls and more
"retaining walls, steps, planters and more. Check out Cor-Ten in a variety of landscapes... retaining walls and planters for small residential projects to large municipal projects... retaining walls. I'm attaching pictures of this project. Our company is David Rolston... metre wall that winds across the beautiful landscape. Magic! Wow Spokeshave that... retaining wall and steps/terrace. This stuff is a little bit of heaven but as soon as..."
How to Hide Your TV Cables
"into your wall, because TV sizes do change. Our wall cut-out was for a 27" TV :) Love... through the walls. It's a great solution for those of us without that kind of budget, though... remodeling the wall surrounding my client's fireplace and tv. We are also creating a niche... to the wall, but now it is part of the collage with the art, and it works! http:/... tiful-living-incorporate-your-tv.html The snakesoup of wires that come with electronics..."
Kitchen Layouts: Island or a Peninsula?
"on One Wall, a Peninsula is a Great Option for Smaller Kitchens... attached to a wall. Sure, there's the kind of peninsula you commonly see in a U-shaped kitchen... the only wall I could use is a traffic wall next to the basement door, so that's out... room. The wall from the kitchen to the extended living area could be knocked down to... out of a wall...I had been toying with that idea, but you have allowed me to envision..."
This Teen Girl's Room Has Total Grown-up Appeal
With a textured blue wall, a mod white bed and even a Lichtenstein, this teen's bedroom draws envy beyond her age group
"textured blue wall, a mod white bed and even a Lichtenstein, this teen's bedroom draws envy... on the wall will have art aficionados asking for a visit, too.... the blue wall and the colour scheme would work very well in an adult's room. Even though... accent wall, but it seems like corrugated cardboard would not wear very well. Am... bedroom wall with my town home neighbor.) The chandelier fix ~~ brilliant! All in..."
Succulents Juice Up Outdoor Gardens
Climbing garden walls or sprouting from cans and crates, succulent plants add a creative touch to ordinary landscapes
"garden walls or sprouting from cans and crates, succulent plants add a creative touch... on the wall will bring an entirely new level of creativity to your outdoor space.... on the wall, rotting your wall. Perhaps that is only a concern in the Pacific Northwest... orange. I live in central Texas where the summers can be brutal but the succulents... the art wall and I will be using the cinder block idea. Thanks for the great ideas..."
10 Ways Photos Can Make a Room
"adorn your walls, whether you're into Richard Misrach, Ansel Adams, Margaret Bourke-White... their living room. The photographer I recommended does great candid style photography... CollageWall. We'll soon launch a new product perfect for featuring kids art, travel... clean wall and also want to show beautiful photography in their homes. You can learn... dominates the wall; the sky, clouds, and top of the tree make a strong impact on the color..."