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Your "first meeting" with your house to be
"beautiful hardwood floors. It took me about two minutes (if not less) to decide that... loved the hardwood floors, huge windows and mountain views. When I first saw my loft... The open floor plan is what I really liked from the moment we stepped in. I remember... writing desk floor to ceiling with framed stuff. Fun fun. We're in a 1926 Craftsman bungalow... bamboo flooring on the first level. Next up is a new fireplace hearth and surround..."
Room of the Day: Contrasts Catch the Eye in a Beachy Family Room
Rough jute and soft shag, eye-popping turquoise amid neutrals ... this room’s pairings make each element stand out
"Love the hardwood floor. Who makes it? Where did you find the photograph?? Is it canvas... ceiling…lovely hardwood floor…nice detail in the woodwork/moulding….mid-century décor?? I... love the flooring. A beautiful inspiring space! Really lively and airy. Love the turquoise... about the floors? Honestly, I liked the before better. Sorry, after is way too cluttered... the wood floors! Could you share manufacturer info and wood finish info? Please :)..."
So You're Thinking About Getting a Dog
Prepare yourself for the realities of training, cost and the impact that lovable pooch might have on your house
"no more hardwood floors for us in our new house, & sheetrock corners are rounded to... past. Hardwood floors and the dust mop are my friends and if I had a nickel for every... handscraped floors are a huge plus with dog too! Totally scratch proof! Thanks Gary! Yes... non-slippery floors, underfloor heating (which they love and is good for older bones) and... type of flooring, fabrics, and even outside choices would be great for new dog owners..."
Help for Selling Your Home Faster — and Maybe for More
Prep your home properly before you put it on the market. Learn what tasks are worth the money and the best pros for the jobs
"installing hardwood floors, putting in a spa tub, finishing the basement, etc. if you... out the floor plan as best as I can. And I personally, would like to see a floor plan... colors. Hardwood floors. Have the front yard look cared for. Possibly new doors.... house. A floor plan is a wonderful addition to the photos, as many people have trouble... put your floor plan on a photo feed for your house, you've now just given the entire..."
Inside Houzz: Ideabooks Propel a Major Chicago Remodel
"sliding on hardwood floors! Yes, hardwood is beautiful, but if you sit down with any oomph... furniture on hardwood flooring with nary an anchor in sight. The updates are very well done... similar floor plan. Sadly, though, like other commenters stated, ideas like these are... see a floor plan picture. I am trying to figure out how the reorganized the kitchen... on the flooring (is it walnut?) and what material you used for the countertops in..."
Basement of the Week: Shipshape Style on a Tight Budget
"having the hardwood floors, a cozy sectional, and a flat-screen tv certainly keeps the... love the floor. Do you know if the flooring people used wax? Absolutely Shellac the... wait! Hardwood floors in a basement? I've been told that's a no-no. I have a concrete... basement floor and I've been looking for some type of flooring other than carpet. We... and a floor--energy and moisture updates needed but those can be eased or eliminated..."
A Touch of Gray
"dark hardwood floors, carrara and stainless counters , chrome hardware and faucet... kitchen floor is a gray/beige tile and living area is light color hardwood flooring... furniture/flooring to warm it up. So lovely! Love the combination of grey and white!... get my floor tiles in gray and white so matched the walls to it. It's by Benjamin... brown cork floors, and partly because its personality really does change throughout the..."
Warm Up to Wood for an Eye-Catching Wall
Give an accent wall appealing warmth and depth with wood, whether you go down-home rustic or upscale chic
"Christopher Hardwood Flooring have seen a huge interest in wood accent walls and ceilings... rustic wood flooring horizontally on the largest wall in the space. It looks absolutely... cut the flooring to stagger the seams. It is the first thing people notice when they... Pine floor boards and ceilings as well. What do you think? The house was almost... Bostonian Floor Creations has used "Woodbrix" in many residential homes in and around..."
How to Design a Storybook Cottage
A client’s request: “Build me a house where Disney meets Tudor.” The architect explores the details that make the style
"dark hardwood floors, original textured plaster walls, wood burning fireplace with... ceilings, hardwood floors, arched openings, and stained woodwork; bay or box bay windows... open floor plan. Just wondering. *sigh* I loved them all. I want them all. Here... plank floors, leaded glass windows with shutters, wood beams and a saltbox style... lumber , flooring that you can collect yourself , Build it yourself if you can , have..."
Knot Again! Macrame Is Back
"white hardwood floor after the 80's... and guess what we've done half a dozen of... complain... hardwood flooring, for example, has been coming & going for centuries... ;... linoleum floor and faux butcher block countertops. Whether or not I'd let that nostalgia... on the floor crying. I thought I must be the world's worst new mom. He was okay, but..."
Overnight Guests Coming? How to Be a Great Host
Ensure a good time for all — including yourself — by following these steps for preparing for and hosting houseguests
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
"empty hardwood floor boxes. We took pictures, emailed them to the agent in charge... out and hardwood floors installed in the kitchen, dining, and living rooms. I've been... three floors. After putting up drywall they left and said they'll be back after holidays... their flooring, woodwork and painting. However, the plumber or GC had used in the..."
Color Feast: When to Use Yellow in the Dining Room
Make mealtimes a cheery affair with swaths of this sunshiny hue on your dining room walls, furniture or ceiling
Houzz Tour: Reviving a Half-Finished Farmhouse in New England
This 1790s foreclosure home was flooded and caved in, but the new homeowners stepped right up to the renovation
"of? The hardwood floor is amazing. Was glad to see some of the charm of the old house... Love the hardwood flooring! Lovely home! I know there are four fireplaces, but I wonder... pots. The floors here are original pine planks. Crisp stripped the paint to expose the... says. The flooring here is cyprus mushroom wood. A back porch leads to a lawn that rolls... room. The floors are cyprus mushroom wood, and the beams were salvaged. Original cabinets..."
Kitchen of the Week: Smart, Elegant Atlanta Addition
Controlling traffic flow and conquering clutter topped the priorities list for this 1980s-era Georgia kitchen
"Love the hardwood floor too. All in all, pretty neat kitchen. I wouldn't be very happy... have my hardwood floors transition right in the middle of my kitchen. The island seems... number of floor plans for the homeowner to consider, all of which allowed for casual... feet of floor area for the dining table made a huge difference in the space's functionality..."