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Yes, You Can Use Brick in the Kitchen
"afraid of using brick in the kitchen, and that’s a shame. Brick can lend a wonderful... can be used any and everywhere. Have seen an original brick wall used as a splashback... be be used if splashes are a real concern. Nice post. Using bricks in the house really... had a fireplace in the kitchen...charming, but we never used it. So in our renovation... of the fireplace using a rotating wire brush on an electric drill (what a mess! ha..."
Color Feast: When to Use Orange in the Dining Room
"opposite the fireplace) and used pops of orange in the mostly-neutral accessories. It's... you can use orange with I suggest looking at the Color911 app. There are many color... orange I used was something like Orange Nasturtium 103-6. I often wonder how people... always used bright colors all over the house house and it looks terrific, but this... names used in these images? I'm dying to know what the first one is (not the pain..."
14 Ways to Make Better Use of Bedroom Corners
These spots were made for nestling, storing, displaying and enjoying. Are you making the most of them?
"headboards, fireplaces, armoires and media cabinets, workspaces, bookshelves and chaises... making good use of corners in kids' rooms, too.... small fireplace. This is a cozy way to incorporate a hearth into a bedroom, and it... can also use this idea for a dressing table; just add a tabletop mirror. Create a reading... can also use two chairs to create a spot for coffee and conversation. It can be a nice..."
10 Tips for Using Outdoor Fire Bowls
"outdoor fireplace and don't want to spend hours stacking bricks and slathering them... family. We used a fire bowl (okay, not exactly bowl shaped) to extend this Kitchen outdoors... that I use on my back deck. Love, love, love it! They are soooooo relaxing to sit... what you use is approved for this use. The wrong material could explode or shatter.... cool and use the sand or dirt to cool and smother the coals. This rusted steel bowl..."
How to Achieve Balance: Using Symmetry in Design
How to Choose and Use Ecofriendly Kitchen Appliances
"appliances and using them more efficiently.... might be useful. Great article as I'm just designing my kitchen, interesting to hear... like they used to. We are tossing too many appliances and electronics in the dumps. Very... cooling. Use cooked leftovers within 4 days. Reheat leftovers to 165 °F. To be clear:... found very useful, good job. Thanks for the ideas! We are actually a few years away... hardly ever use my oven. I'd love to replace it with 2 smaller ovens. I am so conflicted..."
Spare Room? Lucky You. Here are 12 Fresh Ways to Use It
Imagine all the things you could do in your extra space: painting, planting, playing or nothing at all
"rarely used dining room, the kids are now grown and gone, or you just ended up with... a new use for a room?... that just using our imagination a bit we can all come up with uses for these rooms. Not... should use the rooms in ways that fit our lives. Why have a formal dining used twice... not in use. Wish we'd done this years ago! Yeah for good use of spare room and thanks... ideas for using a spare room. So many of them would work for a lot of us and make our..."
Houzz Call: What Have You Salvaged for Home Use?
If your floors, furniture, exterior materials or other home elements have a past life, we'd like to hear the story
"railroad jack used as base for a table that can be used either at chair or barstool height... ially used state cleaned up and altered to use as a flat file cabinet base. We tore... kitchen, I used drawers from an old sewing machine to fit under the microwave. I use them... floors using old materials. I did learn my lesson and have stuck to using salvaged... actively used in a dusty basement for decades. It now proudly is used in our living..."
How to Use Mirrors for More Light and Style
A well-placed mirror gives a room sparkle, surprise and a bright, open feeling. Here are 15 clever ideas to try in your own house
"above the fireplace. The more standard framed mirror hung over a fireplace like a piece... home we use mirrors in different ways. One way that my husband came up with, was to... large. I used a large mirror that has wrought iron shutters attached to it over my bureau... Great useful tips. Thank you. Don’t prop a mirror against the wall without securing... framed art using glass for the same reason if it's going to hang above the bed. You have..."
Cooking With Color: When to Use Red in the Kitchen
Candy Apple Red, Red Licorice and more for your kitchen walls, cabinets or island? The color choices are as delicious as they sound
"can be used in larger amounts to call attention to cabinetry, walls or appliances... how you use it and how it will work with other colors and materials in your kitchen... I had used red on one wall in the kitchen and I used red accents all around. I was... way to use red in a kitchen is with a classic white and black design and then red... commitments using materials that are of a fairly permanent nature (more so than paint,..."
Color Guide: How to Use Light Blue
"can be used as a neutral backdrop for eclectic, midcentury-inspired and modern designs... often used in traditional and Colonial designs. It pairs well with bright whites... I have used Laura Ashley's Navy 4 in several houses and still love it. Now use it... and I used so many of your ideas. First, I used your idea of paint colors for our... will be using a sky blue. In niches, I LOVE to use a muted periwinkle, which really..."
6 Spot-on Places to Use Penny Tiles
You’ll flip for these coin-shaped wall and floor tiles in bright colors, subtle neutrals and even clear glass
"originally used for flooring, but also are a great choice for backsplashes, wall tile... ! We used pennies on our fireplace. Andrea Pohlman-Rivera Love the fireplace!... paper. we used to use penny tile in all our bathrooms for homes we built, then it disappeared... would you use to seal the tiles? I would love to use them on my shower room floor. We... what to use to actually bond them to my surfaces and to use for mortar? Am also thinking..."
Take a Slice From Psychology to Use Orange Better
Get the scoop on this attention-seeking hue and learn how it can bring a refreshing zing to your interiors — and your spirit
"how to use it around the home.... over the fireplace to look more realistic by using different tones of paint mixed with... but I used orange accents to add colour in my bathroom. Orange is just so cheerful... I am using these two colors in my new condo in Florida. I LOVE orange..It's inspiring... and have used it for many years in bold and pastel shades. Since retirement, we are... orange, used it quite a bit on last corporate job In my Southwestern home, I love the..."
Practical New Uses for 23 Old Things
"these useful, I found the article very good. We have become a world of use and throw... still use it to iron, I also have used it as a ladder when a chair was not tall enough... would use the cooking sheet lined with pebbles for, and it ain't their shoes....... half and used the 2 sections as (1) foyer table and (2) end-of-bed bench. Bamboo for... nontraditional uses for things. I'm always doing things like this in my own home. I especially..."
Cooking With Color: When to Use Gray in the Kitchen
Try out Trout or shake up some Martini Shaker gray for a neutral-based kitchen that whispers of sophistication
"tend to use shades of gray that seem to have warmer tones. Also, I love using stone... above my fireplace...for now. @wantsideas, there are many ways to use gray as your neutral... tend to use more stainless steel appliances, using gray really makes more sense.... color to use as it complete;y changes the space depending on the shade used. I love... Seattle. I used this grey for built in bookcases flanking my fireplace at the dark end..."