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25 Most Bookmarked Colorful Homes of 2012
Ready to be dazzled? These homes had Houzzers clicking all year to compliment their radiant interior and exterior hues
"the year of color on Houzz. While we all still love our grays and browns, Houzz saw... explosion of homes with brilliant colors on the site in 2012, and readers embraced the... missed a fe of these. We like color and as a direct result of Houzz's Ideabook about Kristin's... bottom of our homepage to be the first to learn of thiis unveiling:http://www.cas... offering some of her designs as repopsitionable wallcovering, exclusive to Casart coverings..."
25 Most Bookmarked Remodeling Guides of 2012
Seems like Houzzers couldn't get enough advice on renovating basements, kitchens, showers and even laundry rooms this year
"see some of mine made the list!!! I want that top spot for next year. All the best... sense of humor because it will be stressful, even if the majority of the project... those of us who spend an inhumane amount of time cleaning our homes, this guide came... point of view. Houzzers appreciated all of the tips, like talking to an insurance... sense of the myriad combinations of wall ovens, warming drawers, double ovens and..."
Add a Metallic Edge with Nailhead Trim
"a line of studs or nailheads can do to upholstery, wood furniture, doors and more... resurgence of nailhead trim, a classic detailing technique. Sure enough, it has made its... variety of pieces seen in the marketplace since. Nailhead trim accents pieces with... front doors! A nailhead pattern on a series of interior doors is certainly unexpected... construction of a headboard by lining nailhead trimming down the side. Chairs generally..."
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
"toxins of all kinds now don't make it past the door... a one-of-a-kind breath of fresh air. After a lot of chopping away and bulldozing... didn't turn out to be a Trojan horse of leaching chemical compounds. As for the design... argument of who gets to sleep out there,” Elkins says. “Kids, grown-ups, sometimes the... officer of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, assisted the... health of your home. Potential hazards lurk in paint, fibers, electronics — you name..."
Behind a Garage Door, a Family Fun Room
Designer Kerrie Kelly's secrets to this low-budget garage makeover: a soothing palette, horizontal stripes and dashes of color
"clearing out the clutter, the space got a paint job and some colorful furniture. The... turned out better than expected, especially after seeing the family living in and... is it made out of? Yes, I would like to know how the floor was done as well. where... install one of the bottom of the garage door weather stripping things? To help keep out... a bit of garage feel in there. I love the silhouettes of each family member in a..."
Kitchen Evolution: Work Zones Replace the Triangle
Want maximum efficiency in your kitchen? Consider forgoing the old-fashioned triangle in favor of task-specific zones
"forgoing the old-fashioned triangle in favor of task-specific zones... to lay out appliances and the sink in a small closed or semiclosed kitchen. The... the left of the door are black or a darker stain, are these still part of the kitchen... with more of a zone structure rather than sticking to the old rules of the triangle,... can't be made without taking out a door. But "work zones" would work GREAT in this... the back door at the end of a galley kitchen with no other access to the back door...."
Fresh Start: Paint the Front Door
Go for it! Add instant curb appeal with a great coat of orange, blue, red, yellow, green, purple or black on the door
"great coat of orange, blue, red, yellow, green, purple or black on the door... front of your home, and consider a new color for the front door. Whether it's a new... fresh coat of crisp black, a new door color can have a powerful impact on your home's... the cost of a can of paint. Here's a look at some colors to consider. Imagine them on... front door. In spite of several attempts at weather stripping the old bungalow door..."
My Houzz: A Surprisingly Light Lakeside Log Cabin
"and lots of natural light take this cabin on a Michigan lake out of moody country... favorite kind of design....throw all the rules out of the window and create a space that... gotten rid of that paint! I grew up in the north woods of WI and NEVER thought of a log... painted all of the chinking white again and it turned out beautifully. Lots of work, but... get rid of the busy look of all those knots, ties it all together as a unit. I've lived..."
10 Cleverly Crafty Ways to Refashion a Door
Enter the world of faux croc, nailheads and wallpaper to bring imagination and liveliness to a plain door
"world of faux croc, nailheads and wallpaper to bring imagination and liveliness to... hours of a semicrafty homeowner's time. Here are 10 of the most clever door intervention... your dull doors have got you down, don't fret. Houzz is full of fabulous ideas for great... statement doors. Some of these ideas may require a long-term savings account, while others... screen door is spectacular! So many screen doors and storm doors ruin the front door..."
Ten Tips to Maximize Functionality of Your Entryway
"through the door, let's see how others have made the most of their entry space.... to the door. This is a spot where you can store your keys, mail, toss out junk mail... think of all the crud I have stashed near my side door, a dresser wouldn't even cover... drawer full of the shoes I wear all the time, the ones that aren't really parts of "outfits"... to find out where this last picture came from? I find homes for catalog shoots, Pottery..."
Easy Green: Cut Electricity Use With 15 Unplugged Home Devices
Crank up the energy savings, courtesy of household items that come into power the old-fashioned way: manually
"courtesy of household items that come into power the old-fashioned way: manually... power goes out, these hand-cranked and other human-powered household items will help you... each of these 15 finds offers a refreshing antidote to 24/7 plugged-in lives.... prices of many items are out of sight! I have and use several vintage (50+ years... found out that out of $150, we actually only used $60 in electricity and the rest..."
How to Create Your Own Semicustom Media Wall
Don’t let the price of a custom built-in stop you. Put one together with ready-made pieces and a little finish help
"price of a custom built-in stop you. Put one together with ready-made pieces and... 17 feet of wall space in my basement for a TV and storage for DVDs, board games and... books. One of the contractors bidding on my basement renovation quoted me about $9,000... strength door stop. The placement of the door to the room and the glass door to the... which made a quick and easy job of it. @kdk8 - you made my day! @fliston - they were..."
Cool Tip: Mimic Stain With a DIY Color Wash
"the look of an oil-based stain without all the bother, using this easy wash made with... the look of stained natural wood. It enhances the beauty of the grain and over time... process of applying an oil-based stain is a chore. First there are the fumes, which... the look of stain that's not nearly as cumbersome and costs very little in comparison:... photos of a steel fire door I grained last year. Perhaps you can get an idea of the..."
Picture This: Your Digital Photos Deserve Frames Too
Decorate with family memories — and swap them out in an instant — with frames made just for showing and sharing digital photos
"swap them out in an instant — with frames made just for showing and sharing digital photos... widespread use of consumer cameras 100 years ago, and before even the widespread use of p... hundreds of other online social photo sharing services give us a constant stream of... not only of family and friends but of their lunches, cocktails and pets. Social picture... pictures of loved ones displayed. It's wonderful, as they serve as constant reminders..."
Make a Statement: The Contemporary Red Door Done 9 Ways
"ation of the Welcoming Front Entrance... front door. For early Americans, a red front door indicated to weary travelers a... examples of how to reinterpret the red front door for today's style.... "mouth of Chi" where energy enters the home. It has typically been used in more t... front door for centuries. As homes are becoming more and more contemporary, here... yellow door, what do you think?! @mizd - I love yellow doors. Reminds me of Ireland..."