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7 Great Places for a Hammered Metal Finish
Amp up the character in your kitchen (or any room, really) with the gorgeous texture and artful look of hammered metal
"or so, hammered metal has been in steady demand since ancient times. In addition to... apparent. Hammered finishes are as aesthetically versatile as the metal they’re made... on the metal and hammering pattern. Because this artful, hand-applied finish is such... beauty, hammered finishes also tend to be more inviting, homier and more interesting... getting hammered right now! We love using hammered metal on our water walls.... http://www..."
On Trend: 10 Hammers That Nail Great Design
Beautifully finished home projects are easier with beautifully designed tools — and the ones here hammer it home
"these hammers run the gamut from heavy-duty demolition to lightweight picture hanging... skate-hammer, of course. But the bottle opener hammer now that could REALLY come... scrapbook tool hammer (about 8" long) fits in a desk drawer and is suitable for most office... beautiful hammer at Harbor Freight for $3.99 - better than the lost one I was replacing... type of hammer that I find is a must in my DIY arsenal is a rubber mallet. They are..."
5 Places to Love Corrugated Metal in Your House
It’s budget friendly, versatile and even colorful. Is it any wonder this popular exterior material is making inroads indoors?
"corrugated metal has emerged as an offbeat alternative to drywall. Corrugated metal’s... corrugated metal has traditionally been thought of as a humble outdoor-only material.... corrugated metal. In terms of echoing, perforated corrugated metal can be used with a... bookcase hammered metal. Very industrial chic and the reflective qualities add light... formed metals are more traditional. The use of formed metals in the interior has..."
Guest Picks: A Mix of Metals for the Home
"these 20 metallic furniture, lighting and accessory options... lovely metals that grace all of our homes. Matching metals is about as popular as... this new metal drawer system is available exclusively from Dura Supreme as we partnered... mixing of metals! This gorgeous and classic geometric metallic fabric is sure to make... This hand-hammered drum table is the ideal side table. It's lightweight, and the handles... antiqued-metal canopy bed designed by Lilly Pulitzer. This is truly the cream of the..."
Designs for Living: Heavy Metal in Home Decor
"Beauty of Metal Cabinets, Walls, Ceilings and More... heavy metal will not require you to listen to amplified guitar or wear a ripped tank... beauty of metal in interior design, outside of hardware and stainless steel appliances... context, metal can make a space feel industrial, commercialized, cutting edge, or just... wood, metal takes on warmer qualities and becomes more livable. What's even more... using metal in your interior finishes can even prove to be a cost saver. I challenge..."
Bling Where It’s Least Expected
"shine with metal tiles on a backsplash, shower or floor... using metallic tiles. Metal tiles gained popularity in the past decade or so with... different metals, including bronze, copper and titanium, as well as different surfaces... wrote on hammered metal finishes. Copper and zinc sheet metal make great backsplashes... for-a-Hammered-Metal-Finish We just installed a metal (copper) back-splash around... used a metallic porcelain tile for the upper backsplash. Are there under mount task..."
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
"have a hammer, but that's just a start. These 20 tools and devices are superstars... heaviest hammer is your best friend, along with the smallest nail possible. Tap lightly... heavy hammer and resist the urge to BANG the nail.... voila!!! no cracks, no big... whacking the hammer the old school way for small jobs, get a nail set. Great list. We... you need hammer. An expensive hammer is long and lightweight; its leverage can assist..."
Bask in the Glow of a Copper Fireplace
"shiny and metallic or with a warm patina — is anything but humble. Copper fireplace... panels, hammered, strapped or riveted — the possibilities are nearly endless. In any... the warm metallic hue of the copper fireplace heats up a cozy dining nook. Its reflective... wood and metal is a feast for both the tactile and visual senses. The penny-shine of... this wavy metal wall art provides a similar effect. Take your desire for fire outdoors..."
Tin's a Win for Kitchen Backsplashes
Durable tin has come down from the ceiling and out of Victorian times to decorate backsplashes today
"mix of metals, I find tin backsplashes to be the ultimate detail. A kitchen's backsplash... durable metal brings sophisticated architectural detail to a kitchen with little effort... tin with hammered or pressed patterns. The patterns are typically designed in 6-inch... punch of metal, when you bring tin down to counter level, the... put in a hammered copper look contempory backsplash about four years ago. It is gorgeous..."
Kitchen Sinks: Antibacterial Copper Gives Kitchens a Gleam
If you want a classic sink material that rejects bacteria, babies your dishes and develops a patina, copper is for you
"beautiful metal makes an instant statement when used for kitchen sinks, and it garners... thick the metal is. If the product is made out of thin copper metal they will be more... living metal" because it constantly changes color from use. It's such a fun, practical... got a hammered copper apron sink. It looks great. Our kids call it a bathtub, since... "living metal", meaning that they will continually change over time. We like to compare..."
Try a Copper Sink for a Warm Glow in the Kitchen
"double, hammered copper sink in my kitchen that is used by a family of five every day... nothing but hammered copper sinks that all have a darkened old world patina. They are... did a hammered copper sink in our last kitchen-it was beautiful and easy to clean-we... got a hammered copper apron sink. It looks great. Our kids call it a bathtub, since... mixed-metal kitchen has a polished-nickel faucet alongside a copper apron sink...."
Surprise Contender: Copper for Kitchen Countertops
Unexpected and full of character, copper is getting buffed for its growing appearance on the countertop scene
"FourSeasonsMetals.com What about that metalic smell on your hands? You know how your... distressed hammered copper counter tops about 3 years ago. The maintenance is easy:... AND a hammered copper table? I love this idea, and I love all the insight from people... work @ Metal Peddler. I agree @ katemonster...couldn't have said it better! Absolutely... inexperienced metal shops will offer copper but it is often very thin (like roofing copper)..."
Copper, the Dynamic Topper
Time changes copper’s appearance on walls, fireplaces and more, but your love of its look may spring eternal
"very soft metal and dents easily. Can be beautiful if used sparingly. When we reconfigured... The hammered copper used in this wine cellar accented the wall and racking system... other metal. Even in my jewelry I prefer rose gold because it reminds me of copper... is my metal of choice! I love to bring a slight industrial feel to a kitchen with... darken the metal. We put a dark patina on this soaking tub for a client who wanted the..."
Materials: Highlighting Copper Around the Home
15 Ways to Design With Copper
"add some metallic dazzle to your home? Consider copper. A hot commodity, copper's price... sure the metal expansion/contraction in heat/cold temps here in AZ will be compatible... kinds of metals can tie in the decor of a room. I would love to see how some of our... This hammered wall reflects the light in a dark bar. It's as if it is calling out... reflective metal roof is more energy efficient than an asphalt roof and can save on the..."