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New Strategies for Hiding the TV
"methods for integrating the TV and media components into the room or hiding them completely... over the "fireplace" for the TV, but when I went to measure it for a new TV,(after I... above the fireplace. Thanks for all the ideas. The best design solutions, most of which... over the fireplace seems to work only if the fireplace is low - it doesn't really make... house for the Neanderthal but I don't even know how to turn it on). For family viewing..."
Skip the Brick for a Statement-Making Chimney
Clad your chimney in metal, concrete or masonry for a dynamic architectural element and a most contemporary design
"masonry for a dynamic architectural element and a most contemporary design... also used for skateboard ramps. Thanks for the correction Quartersawn Design Build... plans for the house included a fireplace, and the external walls show the space for... brick fireplace and it's really just a matter of time before it comes crashing into... goes out for days on end and the trusty wood stove is all that keeps your sorry ass..."
10 Cabin Rental Basics for City Slickers
"hardwood for the fireplace:) ...Which makes for heaven on earth for us:) For those... Thank you for your comments. I'd like to elaborate on what we did with the ashes for... wet. Go for a walk in the woods with the kids. Its a magical place for kids and they... they are, for animals sake. The reason for that is by feeding you are making a wild animal... tells us. For details you can do a search for upside down fire. It sounds crazy and it's..."
13 Strategies for Making a Large Room Feel Comfortable
"to pine for a larger space when you are living in a teensy one, but big rooms present... upstairs for sleeping for a couple. When your large LR/DR combo is not used for meetings... No need for the table to be set for guests all the time! Have never been fond of large... looking for it for you but no luck so far. Thank you, wantsideas. Two good options... ignore the fireplace. Any suggestions? Houseplants rule! Thank you for writing this article..."
11 Design Ideas for Splendid Small Living Rooms
Boost a tiny living room's social skills with an appropriate furniture layout — and the right mind-set
"room is for socializing, for gazing at the fire or for watching TV. Mostly, it is for... for conversation. You do not need space to do yoga in the living room. In fact, as... Latin word for fireplace or hearth. Mmmmmmm For conversation area by window Chairs on... costs) $300 for 2x4, 80pcs, $400 for 30pcs drywall and $300 for the rest materials, such... there's one for each guest. And BTW, yes I do need the space for exercise. Thank you Houzz..."
11 Terrific Paint Color Matches for Wood Details
"Colors for Walls With White Trim... Houzzers. For those of you who asked for ideas for ranch style homes... http://www.houzz... ideas for you...if you like color, remember you can add color in many ways. For example... stone fireplace. Hi whiterabbit. Do I have a picture for you. I completed this cabin... Charmean for listening to us and creating this ideabook!! I've been checking for it... above) for our kitchen remodel. Thank you so much for the inspiration! Charmean -..."
9 Stylist Tricks for a Decorator Look
"even for those of us with lovely, well-organized homes. But many stylist tricks... unused for several months seems like a welcome mat for black widows and other insects... on the hearth for later use, and as they warmed up to room temperature, so did the... a gas fireplace! Since the the stack of wood seems to be there for decor, how about... a gas fireplace. And i keep just waiting for the end of the chalkboard craze. I..."
The Cure for Houzz Envy: Living Room Touches Anyone Can Do
Spiff up your living room with very little effort or expense, using ideas borrowed from covetable ones
"rooms for a long time and feel forlorn and hopeless about your own home. The treatment... can do for little or no money. Today we’ll be looking at the living room and how... bookshelves for media areas. Luckily for me my husband has always built them for me. I... bought for the particular artwork they displayed. For example, I have framed Audubon-type... and look for a room that isn't trying so hard. Thanks for the article Becky! As some..."
9 Tips for Selling Your House in Winter
Make your home stand out to buyers in a challenging season by upping its coziness and showing its potential
"your home for success, and create a warm and welcoming vision for buyers, even when the... .. as for concerns of fireplace... if you are not away, just turn it on for the one... Great tips for preparing a home for showings. It is amazing to me, no matter what time... with the fireplace & mountain view, are to die for! I can't imagine sitting out in the... looking for ways to prep my home for sell whenever we can make it happen. Our denver..."
Houzz Tour: New Life for a Historic Georgia Fixer-Upper
"enthusiasm for this well-sited Decatur home... location for this couple. The house didn't matter; they were prepared for an extensive... interior for modern life. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: A couple and a baby girl... looking for a ramshackle century home right now! Thanks for sharing in such detail... Thanks for sharing. For the commenters who are telling the couple to change the... colors for an upcoming 'refresh' of paint colors for several rooms in our house. I'm..."
20 Great Storage Spots for Summer Gear
From bulky surfboards to small sand toys, your summer stuff will all find a neat and accessible home with these ideas
"Costco for holding our boys' outdoor toys. It's perfect for balls, bats, kites, etc... ideas for organizing your things! I will have to keep #1 in mind for a side yard... great for hiding the trash. Thanks for another terrific book of useful ideas. I like... raised hearth in the living area. 2 years ago we redid the face of the fireplace... stored away for winter use. I am in the process of designing an outdoor recreation shed..."
13 Home Design and Decor Trends to Watch for in 2013
It's predictions ahead as we find out what's on the radar of designers and makers for the coming year
"and old for 2013 have shown up on the horizon. Designer Abigail Ahern says a good way... The need for a more personal, individualized home is a design ethos that interior designer... choice for the space for cushions, to go with 16 foot island seating for accomodating... looking for a home for over a yr because for eight yrs the trend was granite and stainless... great idea for people who want to simplify life for themselves. My philosophy, don't listen..."
Forty DOs for Outdoor Furniture
"middle for an umbrella and matchy-matchy chairs. This is not true at all. In fact... guess for the frame was a rare antique type of fireplace protector for "hearth-size"... likely go for the blacker wrought iron look then use well oiled 2x6 rough lumber for... ...! For great ideas and how-to instructions, visit http://www.lowes.com/cd_Low... shoot me for guessing, but I don't believe the table "came" from somewhere, as much..."
Houzz Tour: Fresh Update for a New York Country Home
"For a family residence in Dutchess County, New York, James Crisp of Crisp Architects... all the hearth spaces, so warm and inviting. OMG!!! WOW So cozy and so New England... except for the very disproportionately tall pool house. Can anyone please tell me... a set for a movie! Does anyone have info on the "monocoat" product they used for... gorgeous yet for real people: medium and darker aqua blue with dark and milk chocolate..."
7 Tips for Designing Your Bedroom
"and more for the bedroom of your dreams... house is for me! As for resale - maybe if someday it is for sale then the buyer will... better for sleeping, and small is better for allergies and filters. Whatever fits... built-ins for hanging clothes, shelving, floor-to-ceiling compartment for shoes and purses... works for me!) To create a visual division for the dressing room without making... designed for the tastes of two and suddenly only one. A 'master' ensuite for resale..."