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Love to Cook? You Need a Fan. Find the Right Kind for You
Don't send budget dollars up in smoke when you need new kitchen ventilation. Here are 9 top types to consider
"thing re: heat variability to gas) because by heating only the pan and contents, I won't... and the heat were literally sucked away from the pot. There was definitely a difference... on high heat, the oven would turn off and all the lights and buzzers would go crazy... the heat ends up frying the control board and it needs replaced every couple of... with high heat - impossible to fry fish we had caught in the pond, or fry anything for..."
Attract Home Buyers Easily With Great Photography
Show your home's best face in real estate listing photos to have potential buyers knocking down your door
"the wood floor is under the rug. The paneling is dark, add a dark wood floor and it's... foundation, heating, plumbing and electrical systems, and quality of the neighborhood and... furniture and floors, if it's space visual space your are trying to create, that's not how... inches of flooring all around depending on room) and is harmonious with walls and furniture... a dark floor will suck the light right out of the room, and feel cold and unfinished..."
My Houzz: Color This Utah Home Terrific
Candy-colored walls lit up by sunlight and a streamlined, open layout make a family’s new house one of a kind
"summers). Heated floors throughout? Solar from window placement? Actually, the house... radiant heat or passive solar... I'm guessing it's radiant flooring, as passive solar... about the heating system. They mentioned the wall structure being well insulated, but... had cork floors in their kitchen in 1953. Too much concrete for my tastes. 7 years... Need floor coverings, even some nice inexpensive sisal would soften things. Needs..."
6 Green-Roof Myths, Busted
Leaky, costly, a pain to maintain ... nope, nope and nope. Get the truth about living roofs and see examples from simple to elaborate
"reduces the heat output of tar and gravel roofs and the ensuing 'urban heat' - one sixth... two main floors have huge spans of floor to ceiling triple-glazed windows and compression... reduced heating and cooling costs, they are also a great way to help control stormwater... level with floor of my house. I am massive pots to create the look. It has a park like... small electric mower that I have to drag up and down the stairs...it is light so..."
TGIR: The Case of the Disappearing TV
They Got It Right: If you can’t beat it, camouflage it. See how these designers made TV screens almost unnoticeable
"years - heat and electronics don't mix. Many fireplaces emit considerable heat into... ergonomically, heat is bad for electronics). And it actually makes the TV more prominent in... modern electric fireplace (see the fire and ice series by Amantii) almost at floor... The heat (if you want it on) from the fire is directed downwards. Then , because... rising heat can ruin the TV. It is probably code in some states. Why do they make..."
The Glorious Benefits of Skylights
"amount of heat with them. Such holes or slits could also be used on the walls of buildings... 9/the-floor-polisher-of-the-pantheon/ We had to move a flue in our new kitchen,... height, floor to ceiling glass. I currently live in a more traditional city home but... difficult to heat, and most importantly, when it was grey (common here in winter) it was... on the electric lights during daylight hours as previously. Easy one-day installation..."
10 Things to Discuss With Your Contractor Before Work Starts
"laminate flooring and a sub-contractor was hired to do the job by the store. Floor was... time, floor was not leveled properly so boards came apart. More damaged flooring and... gas and electrical shut offs without a posted and obvious "map" as to their location... (ex. electric, plumbing, carpentry, etc) and how much it will cost. When something... hardwood floors. Having to clean up after them could cost you thousands of dollars...."
Bathroom Remodel Insight: A Houzz Survey Reveals Homeowners’ Plans
Tub or shower? What finish for your fixtures? Find out what bathroom features are popular — and the differences by age group
"wet room floor is pebble/stone. no slipping. the rest of the floor is heated. love it... 4)radiant heated floors and heated towel rack. We put a headed towel drawer (relatively... with a heated floor. Lots of grab bars (no Peter Pan house planning for us age-i... under floor heating Any thoughts on counter-height? What is standard vs. what is... radiant floor heat. I love my tub and separate shower. The shower does have a seat..."
7 Dramatic Bathroom Makeovers Across All Styles
You'll be amazed at these bathroom transformations, spanning different design tastes, budgets and remodeling approaches
"Radiant heated floors, LED can lights, solatube, and natural stone on the floors round... and a heated Travertine marble floor, a wide open 5'x5' shower with river rock floor... for the floors and tub surrounds, a cultured stone river rock for the tub facia, and... on the floor. While aesthetically pleasing, I can't help but think about the dust... cabinets, new floor..... Any ideas. my bathroom is 11'5 long by 9'2 wide....help me design..."
Kitchen Remodel Costs: 3 Budgets, 3 Kitchens
"down new flooring and have an open layout that new flooring is going to run into the... dumpster, flooring, tile work, sheetrock, electrical, plumbing, cabinet installation... e the floor and pay for a pro to install, so he essentially bought the floor twice... new wood flooring, coffered ceiling, new semi-custom cabinets, furniture details with... structural, electrical, plumbing and drywalling the pros are doing. Total budget about..."
Basement of the Week: Tall-Order Design for a Lower-Level Lounge
High ceilings and other custom-tailored features in this new-build Wisconsin basement put the tall homeowners in a good headspace
"radiant floor heating and struggling with flooring. You say, "A special carpet transmits... transmits heat from the radiant-heat floors." Can you give more information on the carpet... radiant floor heat? There are no picture tags. Thx! Great article. I raised all of... the main floor & the basement ceiling. Thanks, Todd James, I have no idea on codes and... pay my electric bill before I consider an upgrade like this. Well, not entirely true..."
Design Workshop: Playing With Fire
""romantic" heating. It's 2014, the vast majority of people today have electric, gas, or... respect to heat; they suck more heat out of your home than the charming flames provide... to wood heat. Wood heat is nowhere near as "easy" as putting a log on the fire, you... modern heating in their homes. Having a fireplace or stove does the following: destroys... fireplaces are heat sinks but many can be converted to EPA certified wood burning stoves (perhaps..."
Houzz Tour: Movie Inspiration for a Texas Guesthouse
"house has heat - see the heat register in the kitchen ceiling. It is hot in the Texas... maybe the floor of a long-gone building)? Or was it natural stone in its natural place... about the heating bills with solid rock walls. Lovely. Wonderful proportions, careful... didn't have electricity, gas, or running water because Grandma Dickey thought those intrusions... on the floors? We live in Texas also and spent a long weekend once at a bed and..."
Houzz Tour: Big Bay Views Buoy a Seattle Floating Home
"the cold flooring...either I hope she has an in floor heat system or plans to purchase... - the floors are heated with a radiant heat system. is a friendly and welcoming... supply and electricity supply as well as waste management? Pl. advise. Love this home... sewer, electric hook ups. Yes, I believe Beth has defined the difference between "float... wooden flooring. It might be a bit warmer than Marmoleum. I thought it was an absolutely..."
The Great Unsung Storyteller in a Room
A statement lamp can bring artistry, history and personality to your interior. Which of these styles speaks to you?
"an old heat lamp from the 50's into an awesome floor lamp in our office and used a... Bissell floor sweeper into a floor lamp. I ripped a curf in the wood handle on a table... conserve floor space, but maybe not. I must picture the little kitchen lamp which Becky... inconspicuous floor lamp for the den. Finally, a lamp from the Philippines that I picked... first floor. To define that "empty air" space and to pay homage to Chinese style..."