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5972 doors with transom Ideabooks
Look up and you'll see how transom windows are a useful design element that can also help with ventilation
"see how transom windows are a useful design element that can also help with ventilation... A transom is a window placed above the horizontal top frame of a door or window.... rudimentary, transom windows were an integral part of a home's ventilation. They're mostly... will open with a casement hinge.... solid wall with no door, is it still a transom or clerestory? Are their any photos of... these transom windows to open for ventilation. A transom window with beaded glass..."
Renovation Detail: The Transom Window
Homes may no longer need them for air, but transom windows can bring in necessary light and hand-crafted style
"air, but transom windows can bring in necessary light and hand-crafted style... over a door, better known as the transom beam. Originally designed with hinges, the... fashion as a transom window. The transom window is attached to the horizontal crossbeam... ceilings made transom windows unnecessary. Nowadays most transom windows are fixed in place... front door or in a home with soaring ceilings where proportions allow them to look..."
Transom Windows: Why Use Them — and Where?
"what a transom is? There are actually two definitions: the very back of a nautical... over a door or, sometimes, atop another window. There are many reasons for using transoms... transoms. Here's the rundown on this fun-to-say architectural term.... French doors transoms can give fresh air without having the doors open (good for nervous... internal doors. I've seen transoms used above glass doors and windows on interior walls..."
Upgrade Your House With New Interior Doors
New project for a new year: Enhance your home's architecture with new interior doors you'll love to live with every day
"architecture with new interior doors you'll love to live with every day... solid wood door, for example, feels very different than closing a hollow door made of... erior doors play a more important role than you might realize. While they are minor... every day, doors create a tactile experience that leaves a significant impression. Closing... cheap-o doors (and their $10 door handles) with solid doors and nice levers. (I also..."
Doors With Character, Raised in a Barn
"Statement With the Great Look of a Barn Door Inside... pocket doors, indoor barn doors offer a decorative yet functional alternative to standard... outside door frames, barn door preparation and construction costs are lower than those... pocket doors. They can come in any size — replacing a traditional door or occupying... sliding barn doors is certainly no mystery; they were mounted to actual barns, which often..."
Deep Pockets: Doors with Panache
"ocket Doors Save Space and Create Elegant Transitions Inside and Out... ocket doors don't take up as much floor space as typical swing doors thereby allowing... pocket doors provide elegant transitions between rooms. Depending on the door thickness... special doors! Pocket doors have a solid place in history, but, as we'll see, they're... pocket door that I felt was too public. I can almost always appreciate their space-saving..."
Color Your Home's View With Stained Glass
Interiors get an enchanting perspective with stained glass windows, doors and fixtures that dapple the light
"perspective with stained glass windows, doors and fixtures that dapple the light... for life with my small children. Additions I made to the house included two beautiful... disappoint with the two windows. They were my favorite things in the whole house. We moved... because with the arrival of my third child, we just grew out of the house. I considered... windows with me because I loved them so much. In the end they stayed because I decided..."
Houzz Tour: Meet a Home Made With Minivan Parts
Sawn-off car roofs for the siding, windows popped out of van doors ... this California home is as resourceful as it is beautiful
"of van doors ... this California home is as resourceful as it is beautiful... shares with Cate Leger and their daughter, Chloe. On a pretty good day, he’d map... the cars with roofs in the colors he was seeking. Then he’d strap on his protective... roofs with his Sawzall. At the same time, he’d seek out clear Caravan windows. He’d... enthralled with this house. It satisfies my desire for rustic design with the beautiful..."
Houzz Tour: Luxury With a Treehouse Feel
"collaboration with his girlfriend, designer Martha Carvalho, transformed it into a luxurious... french doors with transoms, yi, yi yi, I love this house. In love with a house,... garage door sized wall openings without screen doors, bowed headers eventually and... to go with a section that is carpeted in a taupe that you never think has that undertone... other with it. Especially love the pendants over the kitchen island and all the..."
Wake Up Your Woodwork With Black
Strike a dramatic note with black window frames, shelves, stairs and more, making features stand out or blend in
"dramatic note with black window frames, shelves, stairs and more, making features stand out... — and with good reason. Used on shelving, cabinets, door frames and more, it adds... fine. With the dark stuff, a little goes a long way.... black trim with natural oak doors? noqwus- one of my favorite color combos with black... windows and doors with crisp white moldings for contrast. This will give you a fresh t... as well with my colours?? Cheers, Barbara I have found with my all most-black front..."
Tell Us: Why Did You Fall in Love With Your House?
What was it about your house that made your heart flutter? Share your photo, and it could make the Houzz homepage
"front door of my tiny San Francisco apartment made my heart flutter. For my dad,... eye. With Valentine's Day around the corner, we want to know what made you fall... in love with your home when you saw it the first time. Having a house or apartment... photo with your camera or phone right now and tell us about it in the comment section... built with the house in 1925, sealed the deal. We fell in love with this home because..."
Dumpster Decorating: Furnishing Your Home With Repurposed Pieces
"opened with Castle visiting the new apartment of his daughter, Alexis. Although the... an old door. I was enchanted, but not so Castle. "Dumpster chairs," he groused. "Just... beautifully with my own philosophy of interior design. It's not about the amount of money... exude. With that in mind, take a look at some creative ways to achieve a personal... happy with it if he were still with us today. I somehow always end up with stuff..."
Frame the View with Divided-Light Windows
"windows and doors. Expensive homes were often outfitted with window panes laid out in... option with a divider sandwiched between.... kitchen door, which has horizontal panes, I ordered a window with 8 horizontal windows... touch with Rehme Steel Windows and Doors in Spicewood, Texas (Austin suburb). They... windows & doors is San Antonio. We offer narrow sightlines with factory glazed insulated... windows and doors. Please look at our website www.comepsteelwindows.com and contact us..."
Let Screen Doors Mesh With Your Style
If you're spoiling all that lovely extra light and fresh air with a dull screen door, consider these imaginative options instead
"fresh air with a dull screen door, consider these imaginative options instead... screen doors that are available. It's truly sad when a beautiful front door is covered... covered with a screen door that little thought was given to. For those wondering... front doors that have glass to bring in extra light to brighten the home's entry... front door to allow all that light and fresh air to come inside is a truly wonderful..."
15 Front Doors With Personality
Revved up to refined, these doors let you in on their design brilliance before you even get near enough to enter
"these doors let you in on their design brilliance before you even get near enough... front doors are the portals to our personalities. Are you warm and welcoming, or... front door can say a lot about you, and you should let it. Here are 15 beauties... — all with different but big personalities — to get you started.... agree with simps214. My first thought with the glass doors was that it would never... pivot door of the homeowners design. It had a complicated door knob/lock mechanism..."