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1370 home computer work station Ideabooks
Hide All Those Wires in a DIY Charging Station
"their home for charging electronic devices like phones and tablets. And most people... In my home it’s a fire hazard and a far cry from being child safe. So I decided... 1920's home; it used to be a common feature in many homes of that era, back when homes... homes had only one telephone. My home is a modular cape, so I had an 8" cavity where... custom home that had the phone station in the hall. Below the part where the old..."
Plug Into Home Power Monitors That Pay for Themselves
Stop throwing away money on wasted electricity with help from new monitors that work with your phone or computer
"monitors that work with your phone or computer... phenomenon works with home power. If you're able to constantly see how much power your... in your home is a good thing for everybody. It saves you money and helps the environment... your home appliances are using — and if you have an easy way to control this power usage... always working at making our home as efficient as possible. We don't have a ton of... husband's computer. That reduced our bill drastically. People think you need heavy duty..."
Computer-Rendered Architecture Dares to Dream
"tool, the computer rendering has effectively displaced the hand-drawn one for architects... reliance on computer technology, meaning that an architect's design that is drafted or... in CAD (Computer-Aided Design) software is often used to produce a rendering. What... What computer renderings achieve beyond hand-drawn renderings is a realism that is constantly... below work along those lines, convincing us through renderings that anything is possible..."
My Houzz: Impulsiveness Works for Work-at-Home Texans
Handmade furniture, impulse buys and hand-me-downs mix beautifully in the home of two wedding photographers
"in the home of two wedding photographers... for a home to actually buy, they bought the first one they looked at in person, a... run from home. “We just dove right in,” says Sara. After they moved in, Rocky picked... table, a computer desk and a wood bench. Even their decorating approach — a lot of... their home beautifully! What a cool couple. Seriously cool home. Just keep being... through our home creates a beautiful original home- not some "interior designer" clone-..."
Meet Your Desk: How to Create a Workspace That Works
"Working with clients in their home offices all over Los Angeles, I see a lot of good... good working habits and some not-so-good working habits. And while it's fairly obvious... of us work day in and day out without noticing the piles of paper that accumulate... Browse home office photos | Readers' Choice: Top 20 Offices... both at home and at work. At home, I spend 5 - 10 minutes every day taking care of... odern-home-office-los-angeles My goal is to get rid of my home office. I have been..."
Expert Talk: 11 Desk Designs That Really Work It
Boring or inadequate desks don't cut it for productivity in a home office. File these desk designs and expert insight under "To Do"
"in a home office. File these desk designs and expert insight under "To Do"... while working several hours at a time doing design work. Your husband might be... totally work in a paperless environment. The iPad has totally eliminated my need to... at your work habits and actual needs before buying a desk. I currently have a big... in my home office and really want to down size. But I am afraid to loose the storage..."
Home Staging to Sell: The Latest Techniques That Really Work
Get up to speed on the best ways to appeal to potential buyers through accessories, furniture, colors and more
"three home staging professionals to find out what works these days, from the tried... sell your home faster, and possibly even for a higher price, and in recent years stagers... prepping a home for a quick and profitable sale. Whether you are planning to hire a pro... treat to work with Sellers who either make a beautiful home or completely listen to... first home many years ago, I then first heard about staging your home. I had recently..."
Charging Stations Lead Tidiness Battle
Keep your cell phone, camera and other electronics handy and juiced up without a tangled mess of cords
"charging station when I design cabinetry for them. They are sick of kitchen counters... charging station too! The outlets are just hidden. The niche can be lined with felt... charging station. It absolutely made great sense for it to have that function. Really... charging station I like much more than any I see here.... Maybe i should start building... excellent work! I loved this article! My desk is cluttered with chargers and it makes..."
Small-Business Savvy: Set Up a Shipping Station
Packaging and shipping products efficiently is an essential part of your creative business. Is your studio up to the task?
"choose a work surface for your shipping station with shelves or cubbies built in underneath... to your work surface or place them next to your station on the wall. Dispensers make... shipping station. This space should include an open surface for wrapping everything... frustrating to work in a cramped area. Consider adding shelves or cubbies underneath your... shipping station is stocked with all the tools and materials you will need. You do not..."
10 Ways to Work Your Work Space
"to have work that allows me to be productive from home. I am proud of my dedicated... others work from home? Aren't you curious?... dedicated home office, but I often find myself bringing the laptop to the dining room or... able to work from home. The only thing is I have no idea what I'd be doing! Haha. Gives... feeling working from home. Multi-tasking at it's best!! All furniture is from Ikea... to blog/work from my kitchen counter before we added my art studio/home office last..."
The ABCs of CAD
Computers help architects produce countless renderings and shorten lead times. But still there's one big thing CAD can't do
"Computers help architects produce countless renderings and shorten lead times. But... dictated by computers and computer-aided drawing (CAD) software. CAD has been around since... This computer program allows architects to digitally draft and draw, creating plans... something a computer can replace. Should your architect be using CAD? Most likely. But... I once worked as a drafting technician before computers so CAD is less time intensive..."
You Don’t Need a Workout Room, Just a Well-Trained Home
"your TV, work station or kitchen can help you stay fit this year... recruit your home to help, simply by applying some of the good-health research to your space... ,hose work is very effective work out..beautiful rooms!!... space or work station. According to one online calculator, you can burn 200 to 400 more... eating at home is considered more waistline-whittling than dining out. If your kitchen..."
My Houzz: Reinventing a 1930 Fire Station for Family Life
Don't sound the alarm because the fire engine is gone; this remodeled station now happily hosts fundraisers and two generations of a family
"remodeled station now happily hosts fundraisers and two generations of a family... have homes nearby, the firehouse has become their “daytime home,” where they work... Seattle Fire Station No. 38 became too outdated for modern needs, the city put it up for... the fire station, so the couple seized the chance to turn the landmark building into... into a work and play space tailored to their family’s needs. Although both the Hedins..."
Hot Ideas and Tips for Coffee and Tea Stations
Let options like drawer inserts and built-in coffeemakers percolate now, so your hot-drinks station can best serve holiday guests
"hot-drinks station can best serve holiday guests... cozy your home may look, it might not feel 100 percent complete if you don't have a big... coffee/tea station. The good news is that in its present configuration it works great... clients home office, cause you can never have too much coffee at work. Nothing beats... breakfast station which incorporates a hot drinks station. Located next to the fridge... coffee stations so much that I'm using them as my "inspiration stations" to build..."
January: The Perfect Time to Build a Potting Station
"time to work on gardening projects you may have been putting off during the busy days... potting station for which you've been longing. Here are a few to get those potting... potting station, which is definitely still a work in progress. It's in the basement... Potting Station or a craft station for floral arrangements. Gina Fitzsimmons ASID... potting station! I love it...it's huge! I so love this ideabook! Thank you! I've..."