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DIY: How to Install a Door
"project in a couple of hours... good with a level and hammer (or even better, a nail gun) can install a new door in less... Installing a door used to be a very challenging project, attempted by only the most... already done a good bit of the door installation for you. If you follow these steps, a homeowner... casing is installed and in most cases the doorknob hole has already been drilled. Essentially... Cost: A pre-hung hollow core door costs about $65 at a big-box store...."
How to Install a Wood Fence
"accent and a solution to needs for containment and privacy. A wood fence is a versatile... contains, and in your home’s yard, the way you surround your landscape can be both an accent... plants in front. A popular upgrade is powdercoated metal fencing in a colour to match... after a lot of rain holds a lot of run off when you live in a floodplain. The chain... We had a fencing contractor install some in a tan color at our last house. Neighbors..."
How to Install a Toilet in an Hour
"tting a new commode in a bathroom or powder room yourself saves plumber fees, and... a master plumber in Roswell, Georgia, to demonstrate the proper way to install a... while he installed a toilet recently, and he shared a few secrets that can make the... follow a few simple steps, you won't have anything to fear. I asked Mike Hardy, a... cropping job in image 3. Can you do a post on installing a wall-hung toilet, please? on..."
Ready to Install a Chandelier? Here's How to Get It Done
"o for a dramatic look or define a space in an open plan with a light fixture that’s... making a statement in your entryway or serving as an elegant addition to your reading... nook, a chandelier will add drama instantly. Here’s what you need to know about... often keep a really cool Modern Bowl I found in a shop in Palm Springs on the table.... I have in my other homes removed the Chandelier or light fixture and installed a single..."
Should You Install a Urinal at Home?
"handy in more than just man caves — and they can look better than you might think... It's also a time saver and, yes, a conversation piece that may just last a lifetime.... thinking. "A urinal in my house? Really?" You probably get the whole man-cave thing that... could a urinal offer in your house? Number one (get it?), taking the urinal concept... looks like a great place for a drink!" In a household overwhelmed with males, a urinal..."
Houzz Tour: A Portland Bungalow Gets a Major Lift
"ising a whole house allowed 5 extra bedrooms and a walk-out basement — plus a boost... three and a half bathrooms. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: This is a vacation rental... location in a vibrant walking neighborhood, and quickly scooped it up for vacation rental... create a ground-level unit. They added space-saving features and a few playful touches... could. In the end they had two completed units with a total of seven bedrooms and..."
Drop In on a Hot Comeback With a Sunken Living Room
"plunge into a new kind of practicality with an interior design feature that has a rich... incorporated a sunken seating area into the Adah Robinson residence in 1927. In the late... House in Indiana. Saarinen elevated the style with a snappy design in the JFK airport... unearthed a long-forgotten conversation pit buried in his basement.) The style seemed... headroom in spaces where raising the roof isn’t an option. But in a broader sense, the..."
How to Install a Green Roof
"ering a roof with low-maintenance plants has benefits beyond just beauty. Get the... needles in a good windstorm.” Here are his insights on installing living roofs, from... change a growing concern, more people are turning to living roofs as a sustainable... nestled in a thick stand of 125-foot tall Douglas fir trees that drop lots more than... from both a designer’s and a homeowner’s point of view.... beneath one in his Vancouver studio. “The big bonus is the natural protection it provides..."
Walls Come a-Tumbling Down in a San Francisco Edwardian
"connection in this family home, making it brighter and cheerier... together over a period of months. Be it change or a remodel, the route is sometimes less... family home in San Francisco’s Noe Valley neighborhood took the slow route, with pieces... there got a very nice second hand kitchen. those appliances and cabinets in the "before"... generated jobs in many different trades. The result is a beautiful & functional space. The..."
5 Questions to Ask Before Installing a Barn Door
"much as a rolling door system since French doors came onto the scene. Made of nearly... there are a number of things you should think about — from privacy concerns to the l... you keep in mind: a. They can dominate the room b. If you don't install a track in... doors in our guest suite. There is a bedroom area & a small sitting area w/ a kitchenette... there is a way! I installed a wood and glass "barn door" to close off my laundry/ mudroom..."
Houzz Tour: 20 Acres, a Train and a Midcentury Gem Fuel a Remodel
"ginal wood ceilings, a cool layout and, yes, a quarter-scale train persuaded these... to take a chance on a run-down property... photos of a grim-looking house in a wooded area of the city. They tried avoiding it,... land on a local real estate site in Grand Rapids, Michigan, a husband and wife kept... house had a large wood face that had turned orange in the sun. Not to mention that the... the woods on the 20-acre property were overgrown, and the creek had run over its banks..."
Basement of the Week: Warm Modernism in a Notable 1930s Home
"Wood, leather and warm browns give the basement in this Keck and Keck home in Chicago... do it in a way that wasn't rigid. "They wanted a 'soft' media room," says Crittenden... teenagers. Basement at a Glance Who lives here: A couple and their 2 teenage daughters... Chicago basement. Years earlier Crittenden had worked on a renovation of the historic... tackle the basement when they decided to incorporate a media room, an exercise room, a..."
My Houzz: A Midcentury Gem on a Wooded Acre in Dallas
"With a passion for honoring their midcentury home's history, Mike and Jill Wood decorated... made for a refreshing change for postwar families, and for the Woods. Using locally... Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Mike and Jill Wood and daughters Chloe (8 years old)... owners had installed a pet door for Rocky, their domesticated raccoon.... built in 1962 by Ju-Nel Homes architects Lyle Rowley and Jack Wilson — protégés..."
Knotty and Nice: Highly Textured Wood Has a Modern Revival
"pine, if a wood has a knot, it's hot... Just a few years ago, I showed a photo of a knotty-pine-paneled basement during a... textured wood in a modern way. My own theory? Reclaimed lumber has paved the way for... for a more accepting wood palette. Or maybe my editors were off base all along. As... Architects in Portland, Maine, says: “Knotty pine has never been unpopular in the right... a story meeting and the editors around the table groaned audibly. Knotty pine was..."
Genius Home Prep: A Guest Room in a Box
"I got in touch with a friend to tell her our family was coming to her city for a... I been in her place with a demanding job, a husband away and two young children, I... to book a hotel but were delighted to accept her invitation, and had such a wonderful... doors for a family of five to spend several nights. It’s not that I don’t love having... room for a dresser in that room, but a TV is on a console. In that console, I store..."
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