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Hide All Those Wires in a DIY Charging Station
"all the wires are hidden: http://www.houzz.com/photos/2733796/Cable-Management-con... and are hidden from view! Great idea! Better to allocate a drawer with the charging... charging dock wired through to the inside. My toddlers are sooo happy to unplug/hide away... so that wires are thread from behind into the drawers. It's working well, but still... Everything is hidden and the "charging station" doesn't even look out of place. We converted..."
How to Hide Those Messy Wires
"devices, wire management is a challenge almost everyone faces. It's especially tough... to see wires mucking up a beautiful composition? Thankfully, our reliance on technology... to keep wires under control and out of sight. Of course, the best solution is to... integrate wires into a design (where possible), which requires a lot of planning and... build in wire management, as well as working it into homes, for those of us who can't..."
One Guy Found a $175,000 Comic in His Wall. What Has Your Home Hidden?
"to pull wiring and couldn't figure out why the wire would not work through. He went... found a hidden key inside a fake wall socket. that matched the lock to the hidden grow... they were hidden! I did read them and they were all to the gal he married when he got... blocking the wiring. Inside he found love letters from the 60's and $10,000. From reading... remained hidden until the electrician found it. He gave box to the young couple who..."
Uncover Your Junk's Hidden Decorating Potential — Scads of DIY Ideas
Release your typewriter's inner planter or a drum set's coffee table. These creative ideas will have you seeing the possibilities
Hidden in Plain Sight: 10 Cleverly Closeted Home Spaces
Tuck your home office, wine collection or even your entire kitchen behind closed doors for all of the function and none of the clutter
"-with-hidden-closet-door/ I am a big fan of hidden spaces. I have these 2 pictures... first is a hidden wine cellar in the kitchen floor and the second is hidden drawers in... with a hidden closet swinging bookcase door. The homeowners were delighted. Link is... of our hidden in plain sight solutions. In the staircase photo, there is an under... organized and hidden in the bedroom closet. http://coconutheadsurvivalguide.com/craft-closet/..."
Media Wall Hides the Television in Plain Sight
"television is hidden in plain sight. Integrated into the overall design aesthetic and color... receivers, wires, Blu-Ray/DVD and other consoles is using Entertainment Center TVCoverUps... reveal the hidden TV. It is available in automatic and manual lifts and allows for TV... speakers and wiring. This bump-out was then painted a contrasting color that makes it as... that is hidden when the television is pushed back flush with the wall. The entire media..."
Save Your Decor — Hide Your Media Stuff
When you tuck boxes, wires and speakers into walls and ceilings, all you'll notice is your favorite shows or music
"boxes, wires and speakers into walls and ceilings, all you'll notice is your favorite... completely wiring your house for the digital age.... Would a hidden tv work if placed over a fireplace insert? Our fireplace wall is similar... the TV hidden when not needed and at the right viewing height when you want it. You... have a hidden movie solution that could give you as big a screen as you want at just... to run wires rather than go wireless, as I feared the sound from wireless systems..."
"g the Wired Life? Here's How to Make All That Tech Look More at Home... closet hidden in the family room - when it is closed, you can't tell it is there.... hiding wires is a terrific suggestion! Great ideas! It's always hard to figure out... are not hidden, even perhaps prominently displayed...."
Home Tech: Making a Media Console Work
"component's wires, ventilation and communication with the remote control... are the wires? read on. More: Great Rooms With Great Viewing... so the wires can be passed up and down easily. What's really surprising is that there's... features hidden wheels, quiet fans, and dovetail media drawers. And it fits a might..."
Go Ahead: Embrace Your Home Technology
My Houzz: Art and Lucky Finds Fill an Airy New House
Bicycle wheels, wire hangers, IV drips ... anything can become furniture in this artistic family's home
Considering a Fixer-Upper? 15 Questions to Ask First
Learn about the hidden costs and treasures of older homes to avoid budget surprises and accidentally tossing valuable features
"about the hidden costs and treasures of older homes to avoid budget surprises and ac... course the wiring had to be done again as the wires ran over the rafters where flooring... room, re-wiring, etc). It's been an expensive process. We love our neighborhood & have... and tube wiring (pictured) and feel a little sick, or think BFD? - Can I afford a reasonable... added, wiring done and major kitchen and bath renovations. Everything that was done..."
5 Ways to Protect Yourself When Buying a Fixer-Upper
Hidden hazards can derail your dream of scoring a great deal. Before you plunk down any cash, sit down with this
"Hidden hazards can derail your dream of scoring a great deal. Before you plunk down... fraught with hidden problems discovered once work begins. While disclosure laws seek to... of old wiring. 3. The outside wall cannot be insulated because it was once a shed... 7. Wiring and plumbing had to be cleaned up. Water went to the bathroom upstairs... Older wiring systems, lack of wall insulation, type of plumbing pipe....Check for..."
You Won't Believe What These Homeowners Found in Their Walls
From the banal to the downright bizarre, these uncovered artifacts may get you wondering what may be hidden in your own home
"may be hidden in your own home... electrical wiring...oh, and some really weird electrical wiring, and then a steel plate... electrical wires diagonally across the wall cavity. I'm out of wire, it's midnight, I've... -Home-Hidden- We found razors in our 1930's bathroom wall! Apparently bathroom vanities... £50,000 hidden in the wall!! Needless to say, I wish it could have been our family... nothing hidden. My contractor did encourage me to sell the ugly hand- painted tiles..."
Get It Done: Organize the Media Cabinet
Ditch the worn-out VHS tapes, save valuable storage space and find hidden gems with this quick weekend spruce-up
"and find hidden gems with this quick weekend spruce-up... run the wires behind crown molding. You then drop the wires through the wall and connect... larger wire holes than you need so you can run wires easily now and in the future... connect the wires to your system you can run them under carpet or run them along the bottom..."