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Guest Picks: Up the Wall
Free up floor space by going vertical with attractive wall storage solutions that put books, toys and jewelry within easy reach
"attractive wall storage solutions that put books, toys and jewelry within easy reach... up the wall. Luckily, there are so many wonderful options these days for bookshelves... s and wall storage that go far beyond your typical styles. These products are just... up the wall would be a great way of providing much-needed storage for those things... on the wall. I think even Jane Austen would approve of her tomes being displayed like..."
"tabby walls provide a textured look... Tabby walls were originally constructed in coastal areas with a concretelike slurry... again. The wall gradually grows taller with several layers of construction and curing... tabby walls in layers can be seen in the horizontal lines of this wall. The shells... risers and wall of this contemporary staircase...."
Make Over Your Bedroom With One Wall of Color
Go serene or high energy with a single bedroom wall in a color you love. These 9 rooms show how it's done
"bedroom wall in a color you love. These 9 rooms show how it's done... accent wall can strike whatever mood you desire. Take a slide down the rainbow to... 'feature' wall should be on an unbroken wall ie no doors or windows. I am building a... as the wall behind a bed or sofa even with windows. I like the feature wall idea... feature wall in our (small) master, but the feature wall will be white. The bed is... accent wall with a putty colour on the other walls. The colours blend very nicely..."
Sliding Walls Bring the Outside In
"aring walls erase the line between you and the view... glass walls that connect inside and outside, typically living areas and patios.... glass wall... I absolutely love these sliding walls; I drooled over every photo!... glass walls has been a specialty of NanaWall Systems for over 25 years. For project... _ NanaWall Systems: NanaWall Systems is the recognized industry leader trusted by... indow-Wall---Glass-Wall-Ideas For those of you looking for solid sliding panels,..."
Budget Decorator: A Most Affordable Gallery Wall
"fill a wall on the cheap? See how to make use of something pretty cool you may already... Wall art has a big impact on the design of your home. Whether it’s a picture, print... mar the wall. I did this to my dining room wall using pages from a 1914 ladies magazine... on the wall even if not framed with glass. Wall decor Great idea book! I have many... a "one wall, one picture" kind of guy. Once I showed him gallery wall images, he was..."
A Lesson In Lighting: How To Use Wall Sconces
"to Make Wall Lights Work for You... accent. Wall sconces — depending on where they are positioned — can fit into all three... different wall sconces down a wall. They all have a similar style...I am about to build 2... install the wall sconces higher up on the wall. That way, they will add to the ambient... to put wall sconces at the ends of a contemporary entertainment wall, but the tv is... showcasing wall sconces, I love them. Just added them to my dining room flanking a huge..."
Design Workshop: The Modern Wall Base, 4 Ways
Do you really need baseboards? Contemporary design provides minimalist alternatives to the common intersection of floor and wall
"finished wall and floor. Of course, modernists have always questioned the utility and... bright wall color to separate it from the walls and ceiling. My condo has that low... and the wall. This is a real dirtcatcher. Without baseboards the wall will get trashed... master bath walls repainted a darker color, I had the base done the same as the walls.... gallery wall. Yet another example of my having learned something new everyday! This..."
Case Study: Turn Your Wall Colors Into Art
"your walls an artistic edge with creative color blocking that complements your... color-blocked walls. Using a custom Peruvian blanket sofa and bright Moroccan rug as inspiration... colorful wall "advertising" dust anymore than a beige wall? Laborious upkeep of what... ceiling and wall to wall windows. I tried for that in my next house in the "playroom"... when the walls are continuous - the diagonal in these images looks both natural (by..."
Inside Houzz: A Walnut Wall of Storage Opens Up a Kitchen
"30-foot wall of storage frees up cooking areas and counters for food prep and entertaining... walnut wall of storage that took all the pressure off the cooking stations and hangout... lovely wall of walnut. Nicely done. We did something a bit similar with a kitchen... walnut wall. The other photos that people are attaching to this thread seem to all... walnut wall and that the cutouts were used as handles instead of metal hardware. I..."
Wall Candy: Dish Up Colorful Glass Art Plates
These gorgeous handblown plates may look good enough to eat, but they're better off admired on the walls
"home's walls. And handblown glass plates are seeing a lion's share of the action lately... on the wall. Put nails in the wall and when the glue was dry, hung them. They are... stone walls with the horse painting is made by Seattle Glassblowing Studio out of... alternative wall decor like these great decals can sometimes be less expensive and easier... onto the wall. No artist has ever been safe from cheap rip-offs, sorry. Thanks Mabulu..."
'Mad Men' Trend: Retro Metal Wall Sculptures
Bravura metal artwork brought depth and shine to walls in the 1960s, and it's brightening homes again today
"shine to walls in the 1960s, and it's brightening homes again today... table and wall sculptures as well as lamps. Who was Curtis Jeré? I had always imagined... "Raindrops" wall sculpture re-issued through Jonathan Adler to my living room about 6-9... silver wall sculptures that closely resemble the Urchin. (Images below) Silver "Blast... beautiful wall art. Here are few more ideas. While not C. Jere, they are still fantastic..."
"gabion is a wall constructed of galvanized steel baskets filled with rock. Flexible in... building a wall of recycled concrete material! www.gabionbaskets.net The first time I... large rock walls that will last, then I guess rocks in a cage will have to do. The... retaining walls still exist in beautiful condition.... gabion walls are an interesting architectural solution. A gabion wall like this very... gabion wall has a water fountain embedded in the river rock. Gabions can be filled..."
10 Wall Writings That Look on the Bright Side
Words have power, and these use it for good with wall typography that encourages, uplifts and humors
"good with wall typography that encourages, uplifts and humors... on the walls of these homes makes you smile, adds a little more zest to your step... writing on walls and dusty chalkboards are everywhere but I'd go for the Tibetan symbol... "Love" wall in a modern Denver home. The writing above the ceiling molding reads:... nursery wall art. Dream — one of the simplest and loveliest things you can do on this..."
Easy Wall Décor: Beautiful Baskets
"on the wall will make you see them in a new way. Here's a look at how baskets can... on the wall. Wooden apple baskets become decorative accents and provide helpful storage... on the wall as shelves or as interesting found objects (no one will know you "found"... on the wall saves floorspace and keeps things from looking cluttered. These baskets... group on a wall. Creels are a great way to add rustic cabin charm to a room. This basket..."
Tint Your Own Paint for New-Looking Walls
Dabbling in mixology means you can use up leftover paint and give your walls a custom look in one fell swoop
"give your walls a custom look in one fell swoop... with pink walls, and until my son was old enough to stop colouring on them I had to do... leftover wall colors. You get a lighter version of the room color in your closet (or... on the wall in the room you will be painting to test the hue under the room's lighting... blue-gray walls. This color holds its own in a room that suffers from inadequate natural..."