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No Fall Guys, Please: Ideas for Lighting Your Outdoor Steps
Safety and beauty go hand in hand when you light landscape stairways and steps with just the right mix
"when you light landscape stairways and steps with just the right mix... stairways, steps or uneven surfaces. With the right lighting, though, you can turn these... sufficient lighting along stairways and near steps to allow you to walk safely, but not... row of lights along one side. But if your lighting can also add interest and a sense... planning for stairs and steps to your walkways and outdoor rooms, think about the lighting..."
Houzz Tour: Step Inside (and Out) a New Florida Showhouse
2012 'New American Home' at International Builders Show celebrates latest materials and ideas for luxurious, indoor-outdoor living
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3 Key Steps for Grouting That Looks Its Best
"beautiful and for an installation that will last... be in for a nasty surprise down the road. There's a lot to consider: A great grout... order for grout to be installed well, the tile and substrates need to be installed... suitable for showers — I've seen a growing trend of poorly made tiles sold in sheets... suitable for a wet environment. Some sheet tiles use pressed paper as one of the... simple steps can help ensure that your grouting will be successful and that your new..."
10 Steps for Organizing Kitchen Cabinets
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Kitchen Workbook: 4 Prep Steps for Construction
Day one of kitchen remodeling work won't leave you in a flurry when you follow these guidelines ahead of time
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Great Garden Combo: 5 High-Intensity Plants for High-Intensity Sun
Blend bold foliage and flowers to create a powerful combination that will hold its own even in the harsh light of midsummer
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Out With the Old Tile: 8 Steps to Prep for Demolition
This isn't a light DIY project: You'll need heavy-duty tools and plenty of protection for your home and yourself
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12 Steps to a Happy Teen Bedroom Makeover
Let teen design spirit shine while enjoying bonding time, with these mutually agreeable makeover ideas that don't compromise on style
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Porch Life: 8 Ideas for Great Outdoor Dining
No need to schlep a bulky basket out to the park — enjoy al fresco dining steps away from your kitchen with these porch ideas
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How to Use Mirrors for More Light and Style
A well-placed mirror gives a room sparkle, surprise and a bright, open feeling. Here are 15 clever ideas to try in your own house
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3 Steps to Choosing Kitchen Finishes Wisely
Lost your way in the field of options for countertop and cabinet finishes? This advice will put your kitchen renovation back on track
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8 Steps to a Greener, More Peaceful Bedroom
Clear away clutter, clean the air and make over your bedding for an oasis that radiates calm and well-being
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5 Steps to Help You Hire the Right Contractor
Don't take chances on this all-important team member. Find the best general contractor for your remodel or new build by heeding this advice
"contractor for your remodel or new build by heeding this advice... simple steps to help you hire the right contractor for your project.... contractor for you and your project is an extremely important decision. That choice will... permit for a project that he has not signed a contract for. R H , I agree with you... Thank you for your input! Did you make selections for cabinets, counters, tile... For... asking for bids without a set of requirements you are leaving a lot for the interpretation..."
4 Steps to the Perfect Garden
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5 Foolproof Steps for Fresh Fall Tablescapes
With this simple approach and materials you've already got, you can make a gorgeous natural arrangement in no time
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