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5,780 house color chart Ideabooks
Design Explained in Pie Charts
If you've ever wondered about the creative process of architects and designers, check out these simple charts
"problem. pie charts and a donut chart! very well done and enjoyed~ Pie, Creativity, and... there a chart showing how often "the greatest enemy of good is better" applies. May... sub-pie chart on black sweaters. ...Should it be the turtle neck or the scoop neck... is pie charts? These are very funny! Thanks for sharing! HAHAHAHA. Building a house... the last chart the pie area should be black - for Kentucky High Day Pie. Now I am thinking..."
Guest Picks: Fun and Functional Growth Charts
"growth charts will help you track their progress while making a design statement.... growth chart? How about both? This chart from the Land of Nod is perfect for small... growth chart is picturing our child at that age. The photo canvas growth chart from... growth chart decal from Look Sugar gives just the right pop of color and air of amusement... growth chart at first! If you're looking for a covert chart that blends into your..."
An Architect's Guide to Color
Color is beckoning this season, and one architect is heeding the call with variations on his favorite color to tempt your house's palette
"favorite color to tempt your house's palette... Color is beckoning this season, and one architect is heeding the call with variations... selecting a color can be difficult. Fortunately I've developed a handy color chart.... exactly the colors I see when I attempt to find just the right white on a color chart at... interior colors for our new house, & yep, this is pretty much what it's like! Honey... add the color that I chose for my own house, "You're ruining my architectural vision..."
Give the Vintage Globe Trend a New Spin
Chart new design territory with the familiar globe trend by seeking unusual sizes, color palettes and display places
"Chart new design territory with the familiar globe trend by seeking unusual sizes... sizes, color palettes and display places... years ago, charting their tipping points and how designers are freshening them up after... nautical charts as wallpaper,framed as artwork or decoupaged onto a tabletop or drawer... nautical charts are endlessly fascinating for lots of people and having meaning beyond... maps. Colorful local maps from the county's transit company cover one wall in my..."
Color Energizes Modern House Interiors
See how selective splashes of color can emphasize architecture and activity areas throughout a modern-style home
"splashes of color can emphasize architecture and activity areas throughout a modern-style... modern houses that embrace color on their exteriors, but ironically, most of the houses... houses featured are white on the inside. Even with drywall and other interior co... modern houses. This minimalist and gallery-like aesthetic lets an owner's possessions... using color in modern interiors. This ideabook highlights various tactics for applying..."
My Houzz: Bright and Eclectic Ohio Family Home
A couple mixes vintage pieces with playful colors in a 1970s ranch house, creating a colorful and comfy space for their two boys
"playful colors in a 1970s ranch house, creating a colorful and comfy space for their... hated this house when we bought it," says Jody, an Ohio homemaker in the truest sense... give this house the heart and soul it deserved. I love it now." Jody grew up in a c... my own house." Taking inspiration from her childhood home, her current bright, eclectic... eclectic house is filled with antiques and collected items from flea markets and antiques..."
5 Bright Palettes for Front Doors
Splash bold green, blue, orange or red on your front door, then balance it with a more restrained hue on the rest of the house
"vibrant color. Then select supporting hues for the rest of the house that don't try... beautiful color on the front door. Many people have no trouble picking out a fun color... with bold colors is to limit them to elements you really want to stand out, which makes... delightfully colorful front doors, along with potential palettes that incorporate a bold... have 4-5 colors showing, depending on the style of the house. House color, roof color..."
25 Most Bookmarked Houzz Tours of 2012
Brimming with design solutions, creative layouts and memorable architectural touches, these homes topped the interest charts this year
""hobbit house" and a rustic French cottage have in common? Not much, at first glance... these houses are beautiful in their own right, each presents one-of-a-kind solutions... every house in this parade of homes, but my three favorites are the Fairy Tale Gatehouse... Canopy House in Texas and the French Rustic Cottage. I love the use of natural materials... Cape Cod House (#6) so much that we will be offering some of her designs as repopsitionable..."
Take Better Photographs of Your House in a Snap
Let your home show its true colors with these tips for photographing with the right camera settings, lighting and more
"its true colors with these tips for photographing with the right camera settings, lighting... yellow that color adjustments are necessary. A tripod with long exposure can also help... elements or color...This is what happened in the course of designing my porch for a recent... sell a house. If you have a stainless steel sink and lights hanging near it then... selling my house last year. I took them in different light, at different angles, and..."
Houzz Survey: Renovations Are Up in 2013
Home improvement projects are on the rise, with kitchens and baths still topping the popularity chart
"in our house rather than buy a new house because we have an acre in the city in an... until the housing market gets a little better. WIth this, we have seen an increase in... for my house, my taste and my budget. So after doing all of the above, which has... remodeling a house that I bought for myself and the prices for interior remodeling in this... town. Our house as been in some state of remodel since we bought it twenty years ago..."
How to Tell if You're an Architect
"“Lake House” to be an architect? Continuing education credits? Oh, my! That kept... anything houses...Glad to be a realtor but wish I could have married an architect. My... Favorite colors: Black, grey, white, and clear. ...I'm only wearing black until they... favorite color on hardware. Almost black. i love the idea....did you stop and starring... favorite color is white, drink lot's of coffee... enough! How many times can you rehash..."
Indoor Stars Light Winter Nights
"star charts, clever curtains and more... silver colored metal), and a large antique mirrored one in our foyer. I want one... of my house (cabin) as well as a huge barn star as a focal (five sided) point. :-D... inside the house, one is a nightlight, and the other is perched on my hutch. Also have..."
Help! What Color Should I Paint My House Exterior?
Real homeowners get real help in choosing paint palettes. Bonus: 3 tips for everyone on picking exterior colors
"paint colors. Help is on the way for three such homeowners, whose homes are featured... that house is screaming out for the colors on the house in the bold scenerio, though... question. Is house trim usually painted lighter or darker than the main house color? Which... bungalow colors to paint it. The house will soon be the same colors (picture is a Photoshop... there house. One day, they may change the colors. Colors well matched will please..."
On Trend: Bold and Black Exterior House Color
"get your house noticed and tongues wagging all over the neighborhood, it's a sure-fire... the main house's color rather than introducing a completely new color. We ultimately... of the colors that the house can be blended well with the surrounding, especially... for houses with a lot of trees around. It is also a elegant color of something... trees in colorful/earthy ceramic pots surround the house, softening the intensity of..."
My Houzz: A Vancouver Condo Hits a Modern Note
Masculine accents, musical instruments and curated artwork infuse a Canadian bachelor pad with off-the-charts character