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8628 eco-wall Ideabooks
"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..."
Great Space: Unique Wood Wall Warms Up an Entryway
Designer Shari Misturak solves an interior design challenge with a walnut wall installation inspired by cityscapes
"walnut wall installation inspired by cityscapes... have the wall be more of a work of art than a simple wall treatment," Misturak says... architectural wall installation. "I wanted to imply a city skyline, but with a few random... interest. The wall comes alive at night, when the lights are softly dimmed and the rich walnut... Unusual Wood Wall InstallationMore Ways With Wood PanelsWarm Up a White Room with WoodModern..."
Street Smarts: Produce Wall Art
"kitchen wall. Although many are from the 30's they start at about $35.00. I purchased... framed as wall art. The letterpress illustrations of fruit and veggies from the farmers'... produce wall art. I love the bright pops of color against the dark background of the... I had wall space in my kitchen for this cool print of all the different greenmarket..."
Walls Play Dress-Up With Kids' Artwork
Tame that artistic avalanche with these creative ideas for displaying children's artwork on walls, shelves and more
"artwork on walls, shelves and more... gallery wall in a hallway is a great way to showcase your children's latest work. By... to the wall without the glass, you will be able to replace pieces as your children's... Gallery Wall for Every PersonalityFrameless Art Bares Its Soul..."
Dirt Optional: Amazing Air Plants for Wall or Tree
Word Up: Applying Vinyl Wall Words
"vinyl wall decal application hints: 1. Vinyl decals will stick better to walls coated... than walls that are painted with oil-based paint. 2. Don’t apply a vinyl wall... and the wall are both at room temperature. If the wall is too cold or too hot, the... Light walls will serve as better backgrounds to darker decals, and dark walls will... painted wall. You should let fresh paint dry for about a month before applying a decal..."
Privacy Please: Outdoor Walls
"wall, or have a vertical plant wall added. You can add a sculptural design to your... your walls. Do you have kids? Check out the brilliant chalkboard wall and climbing... climbing wall photographed below. With walls you can play with peek-a-boo views, letting... outdoor walls as an opportunity to catch our attention. There are so many different... into your walls. Think Hanging Gardens of Babylon and use plants to cover a trellis wall..."
Not Just For Kids: Cool Chalkboard Walls
"chalkboard walls option. Many young children like to draw on walls and some parents like... whole wall with chalkboard paint. From the little research I did online, it seems... chalkboard wall adds to the overall design of the room. Apparently, there are quite a... chalkboard wall in a white kitchen. Faiella Design added a chalkboard around a dining... chalkboard wall as part of a modern staircase. They are all very creative and fun and..."
The Large Wall Clock...An Important Element for Your T.V. Debut
"the walls may be covered with lots of paintings, mirrors, and art...a large wall clock... large wall clocks in home decor. I’m not one to watch a lot of t.v., but a few... the back wall of the family room. I was so surprised at how much national airtime,... wonderful huge wall clock. Now, just tell me these babies don’t make a statement! Clocks... blank walls we so often see in the modern homes of today. In a room where the..."
Pile On Style With a Dry-Laid Stone Retaining Wall
"stone walls simply use gravity and friction to stay together. Because the walls slope... retaining walls have been around for ages. Look at the pyramids in Egypt and the stone... stone walls that line much of the European countryside — these structures have stood... dry-joint walls, which use mortar to hold the stones together, properly installed dry-laid... retaining wall that will stand the test of time, consider dry-laid stone...."
Vinyl Wall Decals for all Rooms in the Home
"Vinyl wall decals (also known as wall stickers) are a design option I'm highly interested... choices. Wall decals are the perfect solution because the let you express yourself and... way. Wall decals work in any room in the house. Some people prefer to keep them... on the wall (which seems kid-like). However, there are many modern options for adult... adult wall decals that work in the kitchen, dining room, bedroom and throughout the..."
7 Out-of-the-Box Retaining Wall Ideas
"retaining wall could cost — mainly for the labor and skill involved. Since I grew up... retaining walls were kinda new to me. Now an Atlantan, I tend to see the same exact... retaining wall again and again: 8x8 railroad timbers stacked about 4-feet high with pine... retaining wall a bit more personal. Take a gander at these fantastic ideas, then think... retaining wall before running out to snatch those railroad timbers again...."