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How to Install a Wood Fence
Gain privacy and separate areas with one of the most economical fencing choices: stained, painted or untreated wood
"ongoing installation art and garden space:)! Now for the other side and back........ about to install a fence - probably professionally and probably PVC or the bamboo faux... process of installing the fence. 1. Run a builders (string) line along the run to ensure... company to install a "fence wall" (not enclosed) to shield us from the property that backs... contractor install some in a tan color at our last house. Neighbors loved it but it just..."
Ready to Install a Chandelier? Here's How to Get It Done
"addition to installation instructions. WARNING! Not all assembly instructions and in... you must install an appropriate support system." Whadya mean by "you" and "appropriate"... finished installation: Some very good advice here . I hired a General Contractor for... pot and installed 4" inch pots 5 of them without my permission and tried to charge... roadblock to installing a chandelier. @chriscap17: 2 story rooms are great for reflectors..."
Should You Install a Urinal at Home?
Wall-mounted pit stops are handy in more than just man caves — and they can look better than you might think
"urinal installed as well as a toilet in the main bathroom when she and her husband... grab bar installed above the urinal as well for safety. In the photo above the towel... We installed a urinal in our basement bathroom last year and don't regret it one... urinal installed. It was his one request- and it got me lots of bargaining room. :)... poorly installed skylights. The approach was up a narrow road with quite a drop-off..."
Idea of the Week: Instant Art Installation
Witness a Fantastic Chihuly Glass Sculpture Installation
Ever wonder what goes into a design that includes a major — and highly breakable — artwork? Here's your chance to find out
"glass art from the very small to the huge. His work is in museums, botanical gardens... Chihuly installation. Le sigh. Oh, an an installation of this size runs in the millions... in each installation. I work for an auction house that deals only in art glass, and... glass art. Magnificent..a beautiful work of art. An amazing piece - this sculpture... saw an installation at the fine arts museum in Boston close to the end of its run..."
How to Match Tile Heights for a Perfect Installation
"When installing two tiles from two different suppliers, often the thickness of each... how you install tile. I'm noticing many installers using less thin-set to install... great install - but if the installer does not get the required coverage under the... perimeter your install might fail. I have been seeing many pictures online of installers... tiles installed WITH an offset needs more time for installing. First, you have to..."
Interview: Ceramic Art Goes Vertical
"Amazing Wall Installations of Katherine Dube... her home installations, as well as a fascinating look at the process that goes into... gorgeous installations, and how the process of creating it effects the final work. These... move to art! I love this work. Some of it has that feeling of aliens growing on your... these wall installations (as pictured) cost? awsomeeeeeeeeeeee Wow! It takes talent to... "Each wall installation includes individually handmade ceramic pieces installed directly..."
Art House on the Edge Makes a Statement About ‘Place’
Gravity-defying installation in San Diego features a cottage dangling from a university roof, challenging the notion of home
Living Sculptures Delight at the Montreal Botanical Garden
Go see it: clownfish, lemurs, frogs, loyal dogs and more — designers have turned plants into art for a fantastic summer installation
"plants into art for a fantastic summer installation... horticultural art as wild as it sounds. Mosaiculture designers install carefully selected... medicine Art, a shrub/herb sculpture like mother earth but much smaller, the beauty... see this art, design used as a application (Practical) as well as visual – My problem... plant art was at China's Olympics.It was a really moveable feast for the eyes. really... residences. Installations like this require need strong plants, a consistent way to water..."
Design Calendar: What to See and Do in June 2012
Enjoy the outdoors at a rootftop art installation in New York or a London festival, chill in the darkness of a movie theater and much more
"rootftop art installation in New York or a London festival, chill in the darkness of... Museum of Art to West Coast design festivals, you'll find an assortment of inspiring... –5 p.m. ART SHOW — June 9, 2012 The Tappan Collective Group Art Show and Launch PartyThe... Museum of Art, New York CityClimb and walk through the Met's latest rooftop summertime... Argentine installation artist explores habitable networks based on interconnectivity..."
10 Design Strategies for Art Lovers
"y the art that you love, then boost its impact with decor... subject of art-matching-the-sofa, your art will always look better and have greater impact... supports the art. Here are techniques you can use in your decor to support your art and... is for art lovers. Artists get into a real tizzy about the subject of people looking... looking for art-to-match-the-sofa. Coming from a background as an artist, I always encourage..."
Decorating Secrets: Picture-Perfect Way to Hang Art
"hanging art: no patience and lots of expletives. At first, sticking art up on the wall... hanging art become a math quiz? Why are there now 12 holes in my drywall? What's up... years & install art regularly for my wife @ Brandenburg Studios Design. I have 1 major... hangs art installations. I agree with Brandenburg to always use two hangers for medium... Hanging art at only one point doesn't work for us. With the amount of traffic, door..."
Make Your Garden Sparkle With Glass Art
Bring color, shine and even delightful sounds to your garden with glass sculptures, chimes and gazing spheres
"Glass art could be just what you need. Often lightweight, easy to install, available... garden art pieces are too small to be noticed, and you're not sure you want to invest... glass art pieces can be moved to different parts of the garden as you choose.... glass art in the garden. I love the glass sculpture by Jesse Kelly. I purchased... glass art several years ago and have enjoyed placing in various locations in my garden..."
My Houzz: Artful and Open Dallas Townhome
An art-loving Texas homeowner leverages open space, light and a creative mind to fashion a gallery space for living
"An art-loving Texas homeowner leverages open space, light and a creative mind to... Art comes first for Ken Maxwell. While some homeowners choose their art to match... g: An art installation of 400 tiny white ceramic pistols hangs in the fourth-floor... love for art. "I seriously considered going stark," says Maxwell. "That's a common... idea of installing the kitchen nearby. The four flight marathon would tire me out..."
Wall Candy: Dish Up Colorful Glass Art Plates
These gorgeous handblown plates may look good enough to eat, but they're better off admired on the walls
"creating artful groupings that can add a quick abstract art-installation vibe. Glass... Glass art is by nature exciting, and it often seems to take on a life of its own... glass art happens to be your home's walls. And handblown glass plates are seeing... hangers for art glass at HangYourGlass.com. Thanks so much, that is invaluable information... works of art that are also handcraft based. So rather than saying these are direct copies..."