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Considering Wallpaper? Here's How to Get Started
New project for a new year: Give your room a whole new look with the color, pattern and texture of a wall covering
"wall, start by adding wallpaper to the back of your kitchen cabinets that have glass... liquid will get to the paper backing. Spray on the Chomp and stand back and watch it bubble... You can get samples of the wallpaper. The company is based in Australia. The only thing... couldn't get it off. I finally ended up painting the entire room with Killz before putting... easy to get off, I'd love to hear them. I am planning on moving soon and I don't live..."
6 Steps to Get a Garden Off to a Glowing Start
Grow a lush, balanced garden from an empty patch of yard or neglected landscape spot with these easy-to-follow guidelines
"steps to get started. Don't be overwhelmed; go step by step, learn the "sedum secret... you'll be starting your own garden from the ground up.... up from getting a new geothermal heating and cooling system. I like the idea of setting... critters get harmed, so this may take a while! Nice way to create a garden. One... time to get out there and get planting.See more garden inspiration from Amy Renea on... 1. Start with a foundation plant. These are not your typical foundation plants as..."
Planning Time: Get Your Garden Started With Seeds
"u can get an early gardening fix — and save money too — by starting seedlings in... least get going on a summer flower or vegetable garden by starting the seeds for... early to start the seeds. Cool-season edibles and other plants can go outside when the... If you start your seedlings too early, you may find yourself with plants that are... great for starting seeds. I did this with a bunch of kids once, we started pumpkins..."
Houzz Tour: A Texas Home Gets a Healthy, Fresh Start
Mold eradication was just the beginning for this Austin family's home on a creek bed — toxins of all kinds now don't make it past the door
How to Decorate When You're Starting Out or Starting Over
No need to feel overwhelmed. Our step-by-step decorating guide can help you put together a home look you'll love
"you’re starting out or starting over, these steps can help you navigate the difficult... themselves starting over in middle age, with the ending of a relationship or a move p... seem to get started. I'm going to show her the article on first time decorators and... help her get started. Thanks for the tips. Anyone old enough to have survived the 70's... you're starting or starting again or just endorsing the principle of finding bargains..."
Inside Houzz: Starting From Scratch in a Manhattan Apartment
Even no silverware was no sweat for a Houzz pro designer, who helped a globe-trotting consultant get a fresh design start
"consultant get a fresh design start... wanted to start over. After 10 years of accumulating furniture and accessories since... credit for getting rid of everything and starting fresh - that would be hard to do!! Well... had to get someone else to design his taste for him The sofa is very nice. I really... couldn't get used to just seeing people, buildings, traffic and concrete out my windows... that was started in college and had no cohesive design. That is why he scrapped it..."
Design Practice: How to Start Your Architecture Business
Pro to pro: Get your architecture or design practice out of your daydreams and into reality with these initial moves
"to pro: Get your architecture or design practice out of your daydreams and into reality... Let’s start with the procedural task of figuring out how to set up a design business... Don't get hung up on process, get hung up on results, identity, and more results... Let's not get caught up in the romance of starting an Architecture Business without first... need to get an agreement and retainer in place before we go into that." Gets quiet..."
Want a Great Bedroom Design? Start With a Stunning Headboard!
Guest Picks: A Clean Start In the Kitchen
10 Tips to Start a Garden — Can-Do Ideas for Beginners
Green up your landscape even if you're short on time, money and knowledge, with these manageable steps for first-time gardeners
"how to get started. One thing I would add if you are getting started is to really... how to start a garden. These should help everyone that wants to start gardening. The... moisture, so get the mulch down before it gets too hot and dry. There will be enough of... need to get started. I'm hoping in time I will learn to enjoy it and find it therapeutic... said just start with one section at a time. It took her 20+ years to get her gardens..."
10 Things to Ask Your Contractor Before You Start Your Project
Ask these questions before signing with a contractor for better communication and fewer surprises along the way
"project gets started will help you better prepare for the process. Here are 10 questions... before starting a home remodeling project.... before they get covered up by the drywallers!!!!! We are about to start a new build soon... prior to starting the project. (GASP) I'm sorry if I offend any contractors here, but... order. Get things in writing, bring a witness to your meetings. If I had been told... etc. Get it and keep it ALL in writing. If nothing else just to document the discussions..."
A Quick-Start Guide to Bird-Watching for Fun and Learning
Set out some seed and grab your field guide. Bird-watching is an easy, entertaining and educational activity for the whole family
"critters get past it. To get a variety of birds, you need to put out different feed... want to get the biggest variety of birds, start planning your landscape to include... can't get at them, and I get to watch the birds really up close. Love them. I'm a... seed, to get goldfinches a sock of niger thistle seeds will do the trick. Water can... window to get my attention and some food. I could watch the birds all day. I sometimes..."
How to Start Finding a Greener House
"help you get started with your search, whether it be for an apartment, a home or building... time i get hold on a old building ..... its very obvious that the architects and craftsmen... standard that started in Germany decades ago. There are 10,000's of PH buildings (both... and have started designing and building them in the US. You can find certified designers... from the start (e.g. the site position, solar gain, insulation, etc.) and have much..."
10 Things to Discuss With Your Contractor Before Work Starts
"ready to start your construction project. Not so fast! Before work begins, make sure... never get started or finished. This is not private! Agreed, a contact list with... where you get your starting list of contractors to begin with. The most important thing... able to get to those in a nano second! If these are under dropped ceilings, or buried... COMPLETE OR START 3 OTHER JOBS AFTER YOU BEGAN AND GOT MY DEPOSIT FOR THIS JOB? 1. Do..."
Get Out and Get Inspired! 7 Top Design Events
"early to start thinking about holiday gifts! Get inspired in Austria at Vienna Design... enjoy getting out amid other design lovers, here are 7 events on our short list from... you can get groomed as you shop. EXPOSITION — Sept. 22-23, 2011CONFERENCE — Sept. 22-24... CanadaGet inspired by 350 exhibitors showcasing the latest innovative products and... Week. Get inspired during the ten-day festival which will turn all of Vienna into..."