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Impress Your Guests: 8 Tips for Gracious Guest Rooms
Offer concierge-style luxury on a bellhop's budget with these ideas to turn a spare bedroom into a first-class, guest-ready retreat
"of the bed, a flashlight/candle in case our power goes off, an extra blanket, a hot... of the bed, snacks and water, books and magazines of interest to the guest, lavendar... use in bed to write, play cards, or work on laptop. Keeps laptop cool tool. Many hotels... bought that bed? I always set up a coffee bar in the guest room. It's no trouble and knowing... or the bed is the oldest in the house, hence uncomfortable. I suggest everyone sleep..."
8 Materials for Raised Garden Beds
Get the dirt on classic and new options for raised vegetable and plant beds, to get the most from your year-round garden
"plant beds, to get the most from your year-round garden... garden beds is not new, and although they are impressive focal points, their origins... Raised beds were initially created to deal with problems like poor or rocky soil,... raised beds were constructed primarily from wood — but no more. Today there are many... of the beds and running water lines to the beds. The garden has been very prolific... over the beds to better protect them. We used landscaping timbers for my raised bed..."
DIY Project: Vintage Suitcase Dog Bed
"Comfy Dog Bed You Can Make This Weekend... certain to impress my friends and industry peers before realizing she is a dog that pees... repurposed dog bed made from a vintage suitcase. And here's how you do it:... custom dog beds. She's a cutie. Best. Cover Model. Ever. Love me some Gidget! Brilliant... Love the bed...very ingenius! Someday I hope to have a dog that small but, alas, I... be her bed...and the other one claimed the matching chair. Fortunately, the pieces..."
13 Simple Steps to a Perfectly Made Bed
"dressed bed worthy of a posh hotel... rfect bed making at home (despite my best efforts, the art of the hospital corner... polished bed. If you've got another great tip, share it in the Comments below!... ready for bed, I'm ready for bed and neatly removing all those extras will make me crazy... that bed as beautiful as possible. It's funny, you would think making a bed would be... of the bed. Then place the blanket at the head of the bed and fold the extra 6 inches..."
Loft Beds Give Rooms a Lift
Make more space for storage, eating or just plain living when you elevate your sleeping quarters with a loft bed
"your bed up in the air can be space saving and utilitarian, but it can also be fun... nice big bed and some peace and quiet. Here are 15 examples of lofts for grown-ups... the bunk beds). Some are small, space-saving platforms; others are entire bedrooms hanging... a loft bed. I have a room 11.8 ft high. 10 * 10 ft square. with a strip on the entrance... an old bed frame to make a sleeping surface that's up off the floor, but not too close..."
Canopy Beds: All Grownup and Still Magical
"canopy bed when I was a kid. I thought they were romantic and whimsical and often... fabric-swathed bed at night, or waking up in the morning with sheers filtering sunlight from... canopy bed. When I grew up even more and became an interior designer, I learned to... canopy bed. I've discovered that they can be magical (and majestic) without being... canopy beds without the canopy — more of a four-poster-with-top-rail situation. They..."
9 Ways to Dress a Four-Poster Bed
Complete the fairy-tale look or go as modern as you like with canopies, swags, drapes — or nothing at all
"king of beds and the bed of kings, the four-poster is often associated with romance... four-poster bed was originally created for nobility around the 13th century. Its shape... four-poster bed is still often coveted by many. Let’s look at ways to dress one, from... view of bed) , but fixed wood canopy of my bed is at exact same distance to bed frame... canopy bed to replace our current British Colonial canopy bed (bed came over from..."
Reading in Bed Comes Out From Under the Covers
No more sneaking a flashlight beneath the sheets. Grown-up bedtime reading deserves grown-up lighting and other bedside amenities
"back to bed. Do you remember Harriet the Spy, in which Harriet reads under the covers... read in bed the grown-up way.... on the bed?! Still, looks fab! I love reading in bed and have the perfect bedside... of the bed and bedhead, and then the pillows don't disappear into that space. For... reading in bed is a great cure! I try to read 2-3 chapters every night. Currently I'm... books is IMPRESSIVE, but I don't know how you'd reach the ones at the top without balancing..."
Canopy Beds Can Be Your Safe Haven
"canopy bed. Canopy beds bring a lot of magic to a bedroom. They wrap you up inside... canopy beds available today so it's possible to choose a bed that will work with your... types of beds over the years. I've had waterbeds, futons, mattresses with no frame,... sleigh beds ... the list goes on. But what I've never had (and always wanted) was... around a bed can give privacy to lovers, offer a sense of protection to children and..."
Headboard Alternatives to Make a Dull Bed Divine
Take the adventurous route with twigs or splurge on a high-end rug. All of these unusual headboards show creativity and catch the eye
"in the (bed)room. It was way too big for the space, so we sold it and are now hunting... shown in bed w/headboard and footboard, bed w/headboard, and headboard only. http://www... Allen iron beds. I have the Aria (discontinued, I believe,...but the style of my bed... While our beds and headboards may not be quite as unconventional, they're pretty spectular... whole new bed - maybe it is that which liberates them to be so expressive? Wonderful..."
Houzz Tour: A Student's Bed-Size Shelter in the Arizona Desert
Could you sleep in such a small space just above the desert floor? One Taliesin architecture student at a time does just that
"size of a bed That's interesting: Most shelters that Taliesin students build for themselves... warm bed at night. Given those factors, I'm surprised they didn't opt for either... If the bed was a murphy one you could have a lounge and study area too : ) I love... in your bed. Just sayin'. Really cool article and structure but as an arizona native... had his bed. This served to warm him up in the cold. My father built a lot of the original..."
Smart Shopper: How to Choose a Sofa Bed
Comfort and convenience — today's sleep sofas offer both. Here's what to consider to get the right sleeper for you
"my own bed). We finally got a new mattress for our own bed, and had a feather-bed... guest bed to fit 2 that isn't a sofa bed, isn't a murphy bed and isn't a futon? I'm... a twin bed, opened to a queen bed or used as 2 twin beds. But by day its a modern... two twin beds. The arms of the sofa folded down and the second bed pulled out from... a sofa bed but the metal mechanism that folds the bed is painful against my legs getting..."
Guest Picks: Fresh Summer Bedding
When the weather calls for more than just a sheet, these lightweight options are just right for staving off nighttime chills
"in this impressive collection are these sublime handmade quilts, fashioned from vintage... summer bed. A subtle mix of cottage style with a bit of an exotic touch, Les Indiennes'... linen bedding for the perfect summer sleep. Nothing says summer like lively stripes... entire bed made up of Society Limonta linens. Until then, I can only dream. For a..."
See a Pattern Here? It's Conceptual Gardens, for Art's Sake
Houzz Tour: Bright Hues Energize a Light-Filled Victorian
"dressed to impress with pops of color and eye-catching modern artwork... master bed were navy blue (for maximum wow) or a light shade of aqua (for a soothing... s and bedding, sofas, etc .....I had a very Victorian color scheme before mossy greens... Kip’s bed and the master bed’s headboard. As with many old houses, theirs had limited... on was bedding: “We sleep in Irish linen for the best night’s sleep,” she says. Irish..."