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Industrial Chic Hearths
"inviting hearth persists even today. Originally a way to heat a room and cook food,... style of hearth we want. No need to consign ourselves to overstated or traditional (or... -chic hearths, raw materials and simplicity are the order of the day. And this smoother... concrete hearth placed flush to the ground. This beautiful room blends light and dark... shaped hearth flows with this overall room, still offering a low shelf for firewood..."
10 Inspired Ways to Refresh Your Mantel Now
Postholiday blahs don't stand a chance on your mantel when you incorporate these ways to accessorize and light it
"The hearth is often viewed as the center of the home. That being said, the mantel... step-up hearth, replace the fireplace, install a stone hearth more or less flush with... flush hearth. My personal preference is for a flush hearth because it affords more... fireplaces are flush on a single wall. I struggle with my mantle decor because my fireplace... installed flush around the fireplace. It has no mantel. In front of it is a step-up..."
Find a Fitting Place to Store Your Firewood
"have a flush slate hearth, we just pile what we need for each day neatly on the hearth... matches the hearth material. wonderful ideas I loe the way these places look, but I would... large hearth and we stack wood next to the wood stove, but I'm trying to get something... r the hearth. The spot underneath a raised hearth often goes unused. Make the most... under the hearth, keep in mind that a raised hearth is made to sit on. Try not to extend..."
Design Workshop: Playing With Fire
"light, the hearth as the center of a home endures. And while contemporary thinking about... maximized the hearth by wrapping it around two sides of the fireplace. The side hearth creates... panel hearth and chimney enclosure. Loved all of your examples. Anti-wood folks... monolithic hearth stone. The oversize hearth reinforces the weight of the fireplace and... required hearth depth into the wall and placed the hearth at a comfortable height for..."
The Right Built-ins for Your Fireplace
Building the perfect storage around your fireplace starts with deciding what it's for. These 14 examples will get you started
"message. Hearths/fireplaces provided a calming focal point. TV....not so much. I realize... bottom. The hearth crosses in front of both sides to create connection of the two halves... connecting hearth running the full length. Creating a built- in that works for your needs... completely flush with the wall. I really want to add built ins on either side of the... walls, flush cabinet doors and framelss woofers all in the same material. The 4th..."
Transition Time: How to Connect Tile and Hardwood Floors
Plan ahead to prevent unsightly or unsafe transitions between floor surfaces. Here's what you need to know
"brick hearths. We will be requiring a custom made transition strip between our porcelain... for a flush room to room transition. Not when we are building barrier free (no dam... if this flush look you are after then the space between the tile and hardwood needs... looked flush and the rise was negligible. @Sine Verba Mosaics - would you happen to... perfectly flush. This is a low profile and when the time comes to make it totally..."
10 Design Tips Learned From the Worst Advice Ever
"them look flush! I nearly chocked! I am always floored when people ask if I'm going... mess. Hearth, entryway, backsplash=good. Counter, shower=bad. I'm actually taking... entry and hearth. Love that stuff. I agree with Darzy on the granite countertop debate... doors flush, oh man...! My dad and I once spied a home-improvement book from the... vintage-60s flush doors with PANELED. Am I the only one here who'd be fine with a Formica..."
Today's Question: TV Fireplace Dilemma
Design Lessons From a 10-Foot-Wide Row House
How to make a very narrow home open, bright and comfortable? Go vertical, focus on storage, work your materials and embrace modern design
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Keep your dog or cat feeling safe and in high spirits, and you'll all feel more at peace. Here's how
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Decorate With Intention: Helping Your TV Blend In
Somewhere between hiding the tube in a cabinet and letting it rule the room are these 11 creative solutions
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Get expert info on what cabinet features are worth the money, for both you and potential buyers of your home