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Houzz Tour: Sunny Update for a California Bungalow
"space for new construction, having issues finding real reclaimed that is not a fortune... inspiration for us I love the simplicity of furniture and colours. The paintings are beaufiful... walls for artwork - soo important! So inspiring! A small house that lives large.... advance for stealing some of your ideas on my next project. And I love Owen's paintings... like one for my kitchen so if bought..where? if made..how/ and the flower tacks?? Thanks..."
8 Tips for Layering Rugs
"Thanks for this post Lily. I love the trend of laying rugs. It works!! For my part... Thanks for validating my decision!! :D I think it looks great, paperandink! It definitely... Thanks for sharing. :) I love this! Thank you, Lily. This is a great trend! It works... Thanks for the great mix of photos in the ideabook, Lily! Fantabulous as per usual... layering rugs for about 2 years and love the way it brings color and texture to the room..."
Clever New Uses for the Picture Frame
"weakness for beautiful frames..thanks for these ideas shawn, I have some frames I plan... frame, for only $10 or $15 dollars. (And these are large frames, not just little 8"x10"s... While for insulation we had to re-board the wall, we did cut out one section to have... go wild for it, and we love it! wow, what an eye-opener - and the beautiful looks can... thank you for putting this together. We created a jewelry display from a frame/matting..."
Extend the Roof for Shade and Shelter
"house for collecting the rainwater, which can then be reused (for irrigation, for... Thanks for including The Brown Residence ( by Lake|Flato) in Scottsdale, AZ, built... allow for water collection on the Austin home? When there is rain.... jeg0657 -... opportunity for rainwater collection. One of my favorites is this over-the-top contraption... ideal for deep overhangs, particularly when the client and architect opt for large..."
How to Prepare for and Live With a Power Outage
When electricity loss puts food, water and heat in jeopardy, don't be in the dark about how to stay as safe and comfortable as possible
"checklist for preparation, and also many things that can be done in advance in case of... check list for a storm. We lost power in Northborough, MA from Hurricane Sandy so it was... power for 17 days after Hurricane Ike came through Houston. Keep SOLAR POWERED yard... lighter for less than $50. In a pinch you could run most anything in you house besides... player for movies. There are a huge variety of generators to suite all budgets. Don't..."
On Trend: 8 European Chairs and Sofas for Ubercomfort
Who knew modern seat designs could be so downright snuggly? These stylish European picks are decidedly plush and kind to the body
"heights for the rest of us! Thank you for this feature. I love this furniture. 500... to opt for the sofas, or even better: bed! Depending on your flooring (and hardwood... ottoman for serious relaxation. This chair has a pillow built right in — the back folds... spot just for your sagging head. Cotton fabric adds to the relaxed vibe. This sofa manages..."
Guest Picks: Get With Grassy Accents for the Home
Green it up in every room with grass-inspired prints, materials, accessories and even a charging station
"ideas for the home. hello spring! https://www.etsy.com/shop/pillowhappy/search?... carpet for our South Florida balcony. I'm going to do the same on my 12th story PH... accessory. For indoor use only, this beautifully decorative wreath celebrates spring with... Grass fireplace screen offers a light and springy alternative to the usual designs... around for springtime entertaining. Enliven your walls with a fern and grass wallcovering..."
Crystal: Brilliant Choice for Rooms
As a bit of bling or a natural beauty, or even dressed up in all the shades of the rainbow, crystal works its magic in all styles of rooms
"was used for orange china cabinetry? Tell me about the countertop material. I've always... pieces for an eclectic flair. For a fixture both traditional and modern, look for... along your fireplace mantel. If chandeliers are still more your style, introduce an eclectic... eye. For added color, consider a chandelier or fixture with a rainbow of crystals... shades for an updated and unique look. Celebrate the beauty of your crystal collection..."
Traditional Accents: Corbels for Flourish and Fun
"going for casual or ornate.Most corbels can be painted or stained to complement your... area. For added impact, paint the corbels a color that contrasts the wall. Add interest... corbel for aesthetic value, not function, you should still keep it proportional so... something up. For this application, you want to make sure your corbel is as wide as your... corbels to a fireplace mantel. Turn a simple mantel shelf into a masterpiece using decorative..."
Graceful Decorations for Traditional Dining Room Walls
Let the elegant artistry of oil paintings, classic prints and wallpaper enhance your dining room — and your entire dining experience
"Thanks for sharing. Charmean Neithart Wow! This is wonderful, Kristy and Beth. I'm... over a fireplace — if you're lucky enough to have one — is a classic way to add art... spots for taking a chance with a bold wall color and pattern. A hand-painted paper... height for a mirror, but in general, the middle of the mirror should be at eye level... aren't just for the kitchen. And dishes that coordinate with the decor are not only beautiful;..."
Guest Picks: A Mix of Metals for the Home
"you need for those minute cooking tasks. This Metallic Paper Weave grasscloth wallpaper... chair for the bedroom or boudoir. Why not create a really interesting focal wall... make a fireplace stand out than by adding a pair of show stopping andirons like these..."
Houzz Tour: Family, Fundraising and 'Familiar Modern' Style
Parties for 300 and private time merge in an award-winning design for a university chancellor's residence
"rties for 300 and private time merge in an award-winning design for a university... residence for NC State's chancellor in 1928 in the neo-Georgian style. (For the university's... venue for university events. An average of five times a week, the chancellor hosts... largest sum for the $3.5 million project; it was financed entirely by private donors. Also... crying out for ivy, wisteria and gardens (and by garden I don't a few plants marooned..."
Mood Makers: Make Your Home Feel Welcoming
Lighting, music, scent and other thoughtful touches create a welcoming home for guests — and for you and your family
"welcoming home for guests — and for you and your family... mentioned make for a warm, welcoming envirement. Thank you for the article. I love it. Fresh... ideas for welcoming guests. Keep some extra thick terry robes and slippers for guests... Additionally for me are books and candles; that's a layer that creates more of an overall... in the hearth is one of the best ways to draw people in. A lovely fireplace is the..."
Houzz Tour: Charming, Rustic Lakefront Cabin in Minnesota
Vintage furnishings, reclaimed materials and a stone fireplace give a rebuilt weekend house a cozy, collected-over-time feel
"stone fireplace give a rebuilt weekend house a cozy, collected-over-time feel... vision for preserving the look of a 1920s lake cottage. The house was taken down to... fieldstone fireplace intact — and the renovation began. Yet, this completely rebuilt... around for years. Working closely with Lands End Development and their in-house designer... planning for a long time and had a lot of ideas about how to make the house feel like..."
Dreaming of a Fireside Soak
"would die for a fireplace right about now, but do you know what would really up the ante... dying for some sunshine, right now I’m enjoying my view of snow-crested branches... ante? A fireplace at the foot of my bathtub. Since I obviously have neither of those... of this fireplace is perfect for keeping your whole body warm and cozy. As if the fire... perfect for candles. See you later, reality. Want to enjoy the fireplace from the shower..."