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8 Remodeling Costs That Might Surprise You
"Plan for these potential budget busters to keep a remodeling tab from escalating... budget for labor in your sleep, but you're bound to get tripped up by odds, ends and... shelling out for. That's why it's always a good idea to budget 20 to 30 percent over your... plush fund for new organizers, towels, soap dishes etc for your new bathroom. The Smoke... $XX,000 for the remodel (very first estimate), plus 30% for other items like change..."
5 Ways to Make the Most of Your Morning
"Gear Up for the Day Ahead... reserve for catching up on email, reading, exercising and relaxing. But for those of... Gearing up for the day ahead with coffee in hand is a slightly different feel than coming... ideas for helping you enhance your early morning hours. Even if you don't have a... Breakfast for me has always been a cup of tea with a protein bar while I'd catch up on... examples for the 'rest of us!' I love the idea of a coffee station. Like a lot. Too..."
Get a Bird's-Eye View of America's Housing Patterns
See the big picture of how suburban developments are changing the country's landscape, with aerial photos and ideas for the future
"places for which high-resolution, 45-degree aerial imagery is available. The collected... battle for survival of the fittest and fastest. And for THAT challenge, you will pay... is bad for the environment and bad for health, two factors at the top of my priority... place for me. Farm livin' is the life for me. Land spreadin' out so far and wide... trees for grandchildren's swings. We did the city for a small time, 2 years, but..."
Modernize Your Old Kitchen Without Remodeling
Keep the charm but lose the outdated feel, and gain functionality, with these tricks for helping your older kitchen fit modern times
"tricks for helping your older kitchen fit modern times... my home for all those reasons ... and just put up with the fact that our "master" bathroom... were made for another generation. Sometimes I visit friends' newer homes that have sprawling... my home for a newer model, but there are still plenty of ways to improve the functionality... lists for $129. Thanks for letting us know @conleel! It should be all fixed now...."
Kitchen Sinks: Easy-Clean, Surprisingly Affordable Ceramic
You get a lot for the price with ceramic sinks, and they're available everywhere. See the pros and cons here
"a lot for the price with ceramic sinks, and they're available everywhere. See the... ceramic work for your kitchen sink? Find out here. More kitchen sink materials... designs for sanitary reasons. I include a half bath in all my designs for practicality... totally safe for my house, safe for kids and pets. My friend really enjoys cooking but... saving up for a really nice one that we won't have to worry about for years and years..."
Weekend Project: Reinvent a Wine Crate
Discover 8 DIY possibilities for these inexpensive but beautiful boxes, then see one handywoman's reinvention
"possibilities for these inexpensive but beautiful boxes, then see one handywoman's reinvention... calls for. If you need a quick DIY fix, look no further than an inexpensive wine... waiting for me to come up with a use for them. Now I have an excuse for obtaining more... Thanks for doing this ideabook! I've been itching for awhile to do some fun stuff... them as tiles as in the first photo. Thanks for the Ideabook. @bubblyjock - Good question..."
Houzz Tour: Bright, Sun-Warmed New England Getaway
Country views, flexible living space and a just-right size make for a soothing, comfortable family retreat
"size make for a soothing, comfortable family retreat... family opts for solar panels in the future. Houzz at a Glance Location: The New England... energy for heating compared to a similar new home built to code requirements.... privacy (for those of us who want to bath in private, for example or sleep in on a sunny... perspective for me. Concrete floors, bedroom for sleeping and not hanging out, a soaking... grab bars to the attic space. It seems not only an accident waiting to happen but..."
Houzz Tour: Sustainable, Comfy Living in 196 Square Feet
Solar panels, ship-inspired features and minimal possessions make this tiny Washington home kind to the earth and cozy for the owners
"option for many people." Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Chris and Malissa Tack... tight for a house for two, but for a house for one how much space do YOU need? The... house up for sale in Toronto - it was about 175 sq feet, I think, and it sold for about... it's not for everyone, but I applaud them for their design and ingenuity in making this... no oven for those comforting stews, no storage for the coats you'd need in that climate..."
Find Your Perfect Patio
"Ideas for Your Outdoor Living Room From 3,000+ Great Patio Designs... diving for shade, we're guessing you'll find ideas you can use in these 2,700+ patios... outdoor tile mural for over the fireplace.. Any image , any size . for a dramatic focal... chin up bars or parallel bars over sand out there? How to site an outdoor stepper with... We try for fitness, but so many patios are about sitting and eating. Are there any..."
Know Your House: What Makes Up a Home's Foundation
Learn the components of a common foundation and their purpose to ensure a strong and stable house for years to come
"building for many years. From pilings to piers to spread footings and more, foundations... Thanks for helping guys. Ok. Great discussion on foundations for the normal. How... neighbors for a recommendation. Bud, what are your thoughts on ICFs for foundations and... article for those of us who are not in the know. Thanks. An article on attics and... steel bars and it looked like the basement was mudjacked (is that possible?...it..."
20 Tools Every Homeowner Should Have
You probably have a hammer, but that's just a start. These 20 tools and devices are superstars for household projects and repairs
"superstars for household projects and repairs... great for holding things for cuts, gluing, etc. Painter's tape - great for marking... use them for work all the time. Thanks for your list, definitely one to bookmark. Charmean... using it for depths. One more tool for the list? A counter top vice (one that vacuum... invaluable for those times you just need a little quick start for a screw, without a drill... great for marking and starting holes for drilling or nailing. But ponder this for..."
7 Favorite Vintage Furniture Sites
"the Web for Unique Vintage Decor... looking for, it's easy to get lost in the thousands of images of mid-century sconces... onto tiles for a tile mural backsplash,,I also have an extensive collection to be... a full bar suitable for a restaurant. The Butler and the Chef info@thebutlerandthechef... price for an item and then look elsewhere for deals. ColorMyWorld: was it stuffed... shops-for-vintage-furniture-and-accessories.html That's all very good.....but I am..."
Your Guide to Choosing Kitchen Cabinets
Updating your kitchen? See designers' top choices for kitchen cabinet styles, hardware choices, colors, finishes and more
"choices for kitchen cabinet styles, hardware choices, colors, finishes and more... doors) for uppers and 24" (including the doors/drawers) for base cabinets. The current... around for images for the early 20th century Adirondack "Camps" kitchens', since... congratulated for its unending quest for doing great design work and installing a great product... cabin for me with recycled fencing for the ceiling. Recycled used corrugated tin..."
Houzz Tour: Open, Airy Canadian Bauhaus Home
Built for entertaining and maximizing natural light, an Edmonton home incorporates sunrooms, screens and easy access to the outdoors
"Built for entertaining and maximizing natural light, an Edmonton home incorporates... what the tile is that was used in the kitchen area. At 4,510 square feet there's certainly... of room for the family. I love the open feel to the home and the staircase is stunning... coloured tiles in the bathroom. Oh those screens are fabulous. A retractable hood fan... acrylic bar is beautiful. Does anyone know how these hold up against scratches, or..."
My Houzz: Contemporary Camp Style Wows on the U.S. West Coast
Guest cabins, a barn for parties and a spacious communal bathroom make a couple's coastal home an entertaining dream
"a barn for parties and a spacious communal bathroom make a couple's coastal home an... passion for surf and sun, Stuart Gasner and Kate Ditzler built a dream second-home... retreat for themselves, their five kids and friends on a vast meadow hidden in the... now use for everything from weekend getaways to work retreats and New Year's Eve parties... love them for my home. When can I come for a visit!!! Or better yet is there room for..."