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Top 10 Tips for Choosing Shower Tile
Slip resistance, curves and even the mineral content of your water all affect which tile is best for your shower
"suitable for floor and wall use. This same tile also needs to be approved for a wet location... shower floor should be built like it will be submerged. It is also the responsibility... t. My floor has 2x12 joists with OSB subfloor. Actual floor will be nailed down hardwood... Bathroom Floor to Re-Grouting - http://hometipster.com/category/diy/tiling/ Thanks... to do a floor in my master shower, Concerned. It just seems like it will lead to problems..."
Pro Finishing Secret: Aniline Dye for Wood
Deeper and richer than any stain, aniline dye gives wood stunningly deep color and a long-lasting finish
"ago, a British chemist conducted a failed experiment that produced an unexpected result:... kitchen floor (1920 old-growth fir). After dyeing, the floor was sealed with four coats... an oak floor. I was putting Brazilian cherry in the rest of the house and wanted to... the oak floor in the kitchen. I handled the transition with a border of purple heartwood... unique floor. Dyeing is a great technique with one large caveat: aniline dye is NOT..."
Houzz Tour: From Old Stable to Minimalist Guesthouse in England
Its interior bays once held racehorses, but now this all-white and wood home holds fascination as a modern part-time home
"150,000 British pounds (about U.S.$232,000); includes design fees, labor, construction... concrete floor finish. The look needs something to ground it. I feel like I'm floating... a wood floor. The balance between barn and spare modern isn't right. This project... pattern wood floor, brass fixtures, and different kitchen cabinets. Still an excellent job... removed the flooring. Even with the best of barn management, there would have been decades..."
Roots of Style: Georgian Homes Offer Familiarity Through the Ages
Americans have been embracing this interpretation of classical architecture since the 1700s. Does your home show off any Georgian details?
"reaching the British islands in the middle of the 16th century, after its emergence from... over the floor joists and under the floor boards, t&g timber ceilings are insulated... grand British homes weren't needed owing to the climate. The functional interior... parlor floor shutters were always solid panels because this level was closest to the... second-floor bedrooms had exterior louvered shutter which allowed nighttime privacy..."
Design Workarounds Update an English Heritage Kitchen
"here: A British family of 4 Location: Buckinghamshire, England Size: 350 square feet... The floor is also beautiful. It was a difficult configuration to work with and... to the floor. I've considered adding cabinetry to that wall anyway for needed storage... basically floor to ceiling. Just wondering what opinions are on blocking windows... This... to the floor, creating very shallow cabinets on either side. These cabinets are now..."
Houzz Tour: Sunny Colors Lighten a Century-Old Home
Brightness and elegance without a trace of stuffiness bring the individuality of a seaside Rhode Island home into the light
"from British rule and the last of the colonies to ratify the United States Constitution... cherry floors (if the house is older) is amazing. Couldn't agree more Bobbi P. There... with the floor to ceiling windows and the painted ceiling. Very inviting! Pretty home... third floors to take advantage of the views — but those modifications aren't visible... to the floor, "so it's not just an overscaled piece; it also acts as a backdrop for..."
Getting the Ralph Lauren Look
My Houzz: Retro-Cool Playfulness Fits a Dallas Family
Vintage furniture and shots of bright color throughout a midcentury home in Texas suit a design-minded couple and their 3 kids
Houzz Tour: Sunlight and Family Friendliness for a California Cottage
"When a British family purchased a property in Venice, California, they wanted to turn... faced floor to ceiling cabinetry & the addition of the mirror for the illusion of... room. Floor tile: 12-inch Montauk blue slate Although Bethune kept most of the home's... Original wood flooring runs through the rest of the home. The light fixtures were replaced... simple. Floor-to-ceiling Ikea closets provide plenty of storage. A large mirror and..."
Houzz Tour: Sweetness and Light in a Swedish Family Home
Generous doses of white make a bright background for energetic wallpaper patterns, splashes of bright color and playful accessories
"Anna's and British Richard's roots. Vintage lighting and childlike touches complete the... wall is floor to ceiling, and very wide, it doesn't close off the space, and creates... maintains some floor space for the kids to play on while Anna and Richard relax after dinner... cupboards and flooring in the kitchen. "We love how it's designed, but it would be nice to... checkerboard floor with soft white and gray tiles." Ikea storage lockers keep CDs organized..."
Houzz Interview: Decor Demon
Know When to Fold 'Em
When space is tight, look for furniture that cleverly collapses, expands or fills more than one role
Houzz Tour: A London Townhouse Seduces With Luxury
Sensuous materials, glossy accents and nods to a screen siren make for a sumptuous home in Notting Hill
"of the British Empire in 2009 for her work and services to interior design.... Dark wood floors, lingerie-satin curtains, couture sofas and velvet cushions lend the... jewelry, floor lamps and crystal light chains add drama and cast a soft light.Sofa:... Spina; floor lamp: Mark Brazier-Jones; fire sculpture: BD Designs Hoppen's muse Monroe..."
Louis Kahn's Modern Residential Masterpieces Get Coverage at Last
See 9 of the celebrated architect's lesser-known projects, U.S. homes, in a new book filled with photos and details
Design Eye on the Oscars: The King's Speech
"spectacular British film called The King's Speech. While the critical darling's set decoration... harsh floor-to-ceiling windows. If you don't have windows to dress but love the graphic... screamed "I'M BRITISH ROYALTY AND YOU WILL BOW DOWN TO ME," there were some fancy English..."