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Houzz Tour: Modern Warmth for a Lake Superior Getaway
Wood and glass aplenty help a lakeside vacation home reflect its surroundings while opening to the view
"Wood and glass aplenty help a lakeside vacation home reflect its surroundings while... linoleum flooring, locally grown maple flooring, birch paneling and low-VOC paints.... vacation home in Michigan from scratch. "These clients wanted me to let in a little... shutting the home down for the winter. The clients were worried about Mom's reaction to... while the home is winterized, the family shuts it down for the winter at this point in..."
Choosing a Deck: Plastic or Wood?
Get the pros and cons of wood, plastic, composite and more decking materials, plus a basic price comparison
"cons of wood, plastic, composite and more decking materials, plus a basic price comparison... plastic and wood for your decking, ask yourself one question: Where is your deck? If your... of the wood all structural components any cut ends and where decking or any wood will... use a wood preserver for extra protection. a maintenance wash every year on wood... of the homes we have lived in has had decks. But our latest home had a amazing deck..."
Great Material: Gray Wood for Winter
"weathered wood offers a sophisticated twist on rustic style... thought gray wood tones feel just right for this time of year. Whether it's pickled, painted... naturally, the wood evokes a sense of bare branches and pearly winter skies — a completely... dream floor...weather beaten grey wood floors throughout the house...difficult to... find gray wood to do my floors when we did our remodel, but the stain just didn't work..."
Supporting Act: Exposed Wood Trusses in Design
"exposed wood trusses — those structural members made up of multiple timbers in triangular... incorporating wood trusses need not recall ski chalets or old barns. Even modern/contemporary... exposed wood trusses with clean and simple surfaces, creating modern and contemporary... (exposing floor joists from the floor above rather than trusses) and rerouting electrical... beautiful homes!..with the 1st two being my favorites. It makes me wish I were still..."
Up Close: DIY Salvaged-Wood Wall
"photos of wood walls, Hullinger came across a shot of a stacked wood wall from a bar... salvaged wood wall he constructed in his family room. It was a carry-over look from... hardwood floors soon and am thinking about using the leftover pices for a wall accent... deck wood from my neighbors deck when he had his replaced last year. I am also... the 1/2 wood wall is just a piece of fabric. The Gold Wall to the Left (pic with the..."
8 Rot-Resistant Woods for Your Outdoor Projects
No need for chemical treatments on your deck or pergola. These woods stand up to weather, insects and time beautifully on their own
"These woods stand up to weather, insects and time beautifully on their own... tural wood is a lovely choice for adding warmth and texture to garden structures... some woods have superior rot resistance naturally and can be used outdoors without... you buy wood with the SFI label. But thank you for mentioning what woods do not rot... in the wood help repel moisture. As one of the more dense soft woods, it also mills..."
Inside Houzz: Rich Wood Transforms a Dallas Bathroom
All white was all wrong for this Texas couple. See how they remodeled their bath with high-end materials in warm tones
"a rich wood vibe and no white; she just had trouble getting others onboard with it... the rich woods. Wood can surely transform a bathroom. We used it in a client bath... warmth of wood; look at the way I used darker wood here. No bath - so I would prefer... at many homes there. In all our moves around the world, the homes most remembered... looked at homes across the Country before deciding on our Frisco, Tx. home. There are..."
Wood Slats in Design: Repetition, Scale and Light
"Wood Screens Create Privacy, Delicacy, and Sometimes a Golden Glow... Wood slats are a popular device in contemporary architecture. Typically used as walls... pieces of wood allow light and air to often pass through. Yet combined with other adjacent... use of wood slats — far away and up close — illuminating some of the appeal of these... fan of wood slats, and would love to incorporate some in our home someplace. Hopefully..."
Trend Alert: Planked Wood Ceilings
"addition of wood planking. More than just the addition of beams, planked ceilings add visual... addition of wood to your ceiling.... at any home building store. Have fun! Lots of wood and stone in this house for a very... Salvaged wood beams were used in conjunction with new T&G wood for great ceiling looks... of the home by covering up natural wood, but it seems our only option to brighten... bargain in wood flooring and use it on the walls or ceilings. I even saw some vinyl flooring..."
Upload of the Day: Worry-Free Wood for the Bathroom
"white and wood bathroom from the latest photo uploads. Here’s why it works... on the floor from wicking up into the wood. Often these pieces are cut - scribed... quality wood look tiles in our shower (they even feel like wood) and a solid walnut... time. Wood cabinets warm up the space very nicely! Makes you want to take a long... don't find wood on the ceiling in a bathroom very often, in my experience bathrooms tend..."
Your Kitchen: Great Backsplashes For Wood Cabinets
"examples with wood cabinets. For those of you considering wood, keep in mind that natural... of the wood with its finish. Bring a sample with you when shopping for tile. Here... have wide wood borders with narrow wood inset on all the doors. The drawers are without... and our floors are also wood. We have black appliances but I am replacing the stove... (counter, floor, appliances) when making your selection. That being said, in my opinion..."
Must-Know Modern Homes: The Gamble House
Masterful use of wood helps make this Pasadena home, now open to visitors, a model of California bungalow style
"use of wood helps make this Pasadena home, now open to visitors, a model of California... ceilings, floors) and even the furniture they designed. Yet their use of wood is as much... Wood. If one word comes to mind when considering the houses of brothers Charles and... it is "wood." They used lots of it, from the structure (beams and columns) to surfaces... exploited the wood's potential through craft and raised the beauty of their architecture..."
3 Wondrously Wood-Loving Modern Structures
"common: wood. Each space derives its character from wood, and in the process the three... result of wooded sites and the decision to build with wood.... aligned with wood. The material choice seems to be derived from the location, something... nice 2nd home! One of the best designs I've seen.... The Redmond residence makes me... want the wood look but can't afford something nicer, how about using the contact paper..."
Kitchen Luxuries: The Wood-Fired Pizza Oven
If you love homemade pizza and are (ahem) rolling in dough, a wood-burning oven may be just the right kitchen investment
"dough, a wood-burning oven may be just the right kitchen investment... a and wood-burning ovens are a popular addition to high-end kitchens these days.... company - Wood Stone - with the Bistro Home oven- with their standard stainless steel... when the wood work is all dark brown stain throughout the house for painting the walls... their own wood-fired pizza oven in their backyard, using reclaimed bricks, and it worked..."
My Houzz: Rooftop Retreat Addition in Toronto
With the feel of a boutique hotel, a contemporary third-floor addition gives the grownups some welcome space in a family home in Canada
"third-floor addition gives the grownups some welcome space in a family home in Canada... their home and wished to remain steps from Toronto's vibrant Queen West and Dundas... modern wood rooftop addition. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Wanda and John Ely... family home." I know I sound like a broken record but...AMAZING! I love all the custom... looking home! Love this house. My neighbours! xo... Since the home is child centered, the third floor allows the couple to enjoy some much-needed..."