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Discover the DIY Secret Weapon of Decoupage Glue
With this liquid glue and sealant in your crafting arsenal, you can tackle a variety of home DIY projects in a single bound
"liquid glue and sealant in your crafting arsenal, you can tackle a variety of home... Decoupage glue should be on that list of materials as well, because its versatility is... Decoupage Glue, Plaid Royal Coat Finish and Beacon Decoupage Sealer. They are useful... only as a glue but also as a sealant and finish. From your walls to your furniture, this... selecting the glue.You can use these glues to create a collage of wallpaper scraps on a closet..."
Help for Whittling Down the Photo Pile
Consider these 6 points your personal pare-down assistant, making organizing your photo collection easier
"personal pare-down assistant, making organizing your photo collection easier... a trip down memory lane, you bury your head in the sand? If that’s the case, these... neat and down to just one box, phew ! This is a good project to start on when all your... for a tile mural for her kitchen backsplash.. Another client sent me photos to design... designed this tile mural.. It was kiln fired onto porcelain http://www.Aliciatappdesigns..."
Kitchen of the Week: Paring Down and Styling Up in a Pennsylvania Tudor
Nixing cabinetry, reducing counter space and limiting items gives a Bryn Mawr kitchen streamlined simplicity
"on the tiles. My mother and father would always say, "Don't touch the tiles!"....And... swipe down a shelf now and then. Easier than cleaning a cupboard. OTOH, I really... that run down the wall and the Wolf stove is beautiful but it would be awkward for me... utensils down or move a pot to the counter. So, although it's beautiful to look at,... white tiled hood would be a sharp head bump (speaking from experience. We do have..."
My Houzz: Stripping Down Uncovers a 1910 Bungalow's Beauty
A first-time homeowner brings out the charm and coziness in her Utah home through determination and patience
"looks like tile. Do you have any more info about this? I LOVE IT! I would love to own... They are tile. I understand the pink curtains are hung a little low, even for my taste... US shut down. These curtain, which are on the outside of the windows, are "full" and... installed tile in the kitchen and new lights. She also purchased a kitchen island to... lantern-tile backsplash in the kitchen for a clean, modern look that blends well with..."
How to Dig Down for Extra Living Space
"options: down, out or up. Knowing which is right for you means weighing a number c... digging down is your home's best option.... we took down the partition wall and replaced it with toughen glass. My only regret... digging down a little to give us 8' ceilings and also extend the room a little while... digging down further is worth it? Thanks so much for this article! We have a fixer... don't dig down the whole basement, there's an opportunity to stabilize that corner before..."
Your Space Can Help You Get Down to Work. Here's How
Feed your creativity and reduce distractions with the right work surfaces, the right chair, and a good balance of sights and sounds
From Run-down Basement to Bottoms-Up Wine Cellar
See how a dreary storage room and mechanical space became a sophisticated wine cellar and tasting room
How to Choose Tile for a Bathtub
Creating a safe, stylish and useful bathtub with tile is all in the details. Here's how to get them right
"bathtub with tile is all in the details. Here's how to get them right... deciding on tile can be complicated. Who will be using the bathroom? Will the tub double... narrow down your design concepts, too. Safety is paramount in my book, because so... right tile can go a long way toward making your bathroom safer and your bathtub a... selecting a tile or stone for your new bathtub or renovation.... lower end tile is using water based glue and lots of it to secure the tile to the tile..."
Movin' on Up: What to Consider With a Second-Story Addition
Learn how an extra story will change your house and its systems to avoid headaches and extra costs down the road
"digging down or adding on the best way to maximize your house's potential? Here's what... chose a glue-down, because I thought having to cut down tongue-and-groove for that... picked the glue-down tiles. Live and learn; and I'm learning on the room I eventually... HAH!!! Glue-down cork is not at all forgiving, and there's no way to line the seams... a guy down the street assumed that the same restriction would exist for his new house..."
How to Install a Tile Backsplash
If you've got a steady hand, a few easy-to-find supplies and patience, you can install a tile backsplash in a kitchen or bathroom
"install a tile backsplash in a kitchen or bathroom... haven't set tile before, practice setting a few rows of tiles on a scrap of plywood until... cutting tiles and gloves when handling cut tile. Use caution with all power equipment... and a tile backsplash is one of those little details. A backsplash not only looks... basic tiling skills and a little practice, transforming your kitchen could be one... glass tiles? use non-sanded grout have a helper- one person glues on the tile and..."
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
"which tile is best for your shower... shower tile, and often the shower's design will dictate the type of tile that can... smaller tile. That might seem like an easy task, but remember, you need a tile that... of the tile needs to be in contact with the thinset (tile concrete). Often, thinset... not all tiles — such as many mosaic tiles — can reach 95 percent coverage. Using... large-format tile is great for barrier-free design and aging in place. But is that tile..."
How to Choose Tile for a Steam Shower
In steamy quarters, tile needs to stand up to all that water and vapor in style. Here's how to get it right the first time
"quarters, tile needs to stand up to all that water and vapor in style. Here's how to... from the Tile Council of North America (TCNA) or the Terrazzo, Tile and Marble Association... type of tile chosen — that works and performs as one. Some cities have no specific... Picking tile is an important part of this process. Follow these 10 tips to help make... suitable tile backer materials! It's like porcelain tiles versus ceramic tiles. The..."
10 Top Tips for Getting Bathroom Tile Right
Good planning is essential for bathroom tile that's set properly and works with the rest of your renovation. These tips help you do it right
"bathroom tile that's set properly and works with the rest of your renovation. These... Tile layout is king in any bathroom renovation. Planning tile layout carefully from... in the tile and then start from the middle of the tile and chisel the tile carefully... excellent tile installation is when you "don't" notice the grout lines or the tile layout... where that tile you see on Craigslist came from. 5) Plan to use tiles with varying thicknesses..."
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
"stone tile. Many also want the tile to transition seamlessly from one room to the... bathroom's tile floor to the hardwood of another room is often given little forethought... ceramic tile, vinyl, carpet and hardwood to be used on floors. But these days most... larger tiles are under more stress than smaller tiles. Any tile with one side over... of the tile itself would make more of a difference than the thickness of the tile..."
Convert Your Tub Space Into a Shower — the Tiling and Grouting Phase
Step 3 in swapping your tub for a sleek new shower: Pick the right tile and test it out, then choose your grout color and type
"right tile and test it out, then choose your grout color and type... subject of tile comes up quickly on every shower build. What kind of tile should you choose... waterproof and tile your shower can help you can ask the right questions when interviewing... great tile out there, but there's even more junk to avoid. And once you find the... perfect tile, you still need to decide on your grout. Should you use cementitious grout..."