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Get Organized: Mail Cubbies for the Kitchen
Looking to squeeze some extra storage space out of your kitchen? Try sneaking a few mail slots into your island
"a few mail slots into your island... kitchen, interior designer Polly Blair decided to solve this problem for her clients... kitchen is. Mail, magazines, bills, school reports, and kids' artwork seems to pile up... this mail storage solution didn't come at the clients' request. While they requested... clients' mail, which is how this solution came to be. Blair worked with the fabricator... pockets by measuring out magazines and envelopes, allowing for an extra 1.5 inches..."
Inspired By: Pure Style Home
"beautiful interior design for ideas on achieving some of the magic at home... Interior designer Lauren Liess has some serious vision. We've already documented... all that design... all that work and know - how....and YOU KEPT the POPCORN CEILING... parrots go by the fern on the coffeetable, providing some objects to add an additional... to sit by the cafe table in the corner. Buy two for a more formal look; stick to one..."
Houzz Tour: A California Home Designed by Nature
"Area's WA Design creates a stunning hillside home inspired by its unique building site... at WA Design to build a home that was inspired by the site's complex building footprint... today are designed with their surrounding atmosphere in mind, most constructions require... connected by glassed-in walkways. All of these structures twist and wind through the... of the design also enhance the presence of the trees and the shape of the creek into..."
Design Ideas Inspired by Ken Burns' 'Prohibition'
"terms of design influence within Prohibition times was by far was the Roaring Twenties... influenced design, and what emerged in architecture and interiors then provides inspiration... influence on design. Cultural influences that emerged during Prohibition included flappers... Jacobs Design Jerry, I love your luxe designs! They are a perfect fit. Thanks Becky... Dillard Design Group, LLC Thank you Christy! Me too! Art Deco style is one of my personal..."
Denim by Design: Where the Jeans Always Fit
Here's How to Steer Clear of 10 Top Design Don'ts
Get interiors that look professionally styled even if you're taking the DIY route, by avoiding these common mistakes
"Get interiors that look professionally styled even if you're taking the DIY route... route, by avoiding these common mistakes... home design project is beset with its own design challenges, some of which need... the top design don'ts and some successful designs that show what to do instead.... s and interior scheme just aren't working, and they're not sure why. The truth is... color sent by mail for custom artwork. Another option might be to find an equivalent house..."
Houzz Tour: Innovative Home, Heated and Cooled by Design
"on good design and proper site location than anything else. Designed by architect... and is designed in accordance with the standards established by the German Passivhaus... house is designed to maximize its ability to heat itself in winter and cool itself in... with an interior designer to complete the design. The kitchen would look much better... Great Design can be sustainable design. Thanks Bud. I've seen this kind of design..."
Book to Know: 'Marrakesh by Design'
A transplanted design connoisseur shares ways to conjure the enticing feel of Morocco in your home and outdoor rooms
"transplanted design connoisseur shares ways to conjure the enticing feel of Morocco in your... Marrakesh by Design, a fascinating guide to Moroccan home design. Filled with gorgeous... of key design elements — color, finishes, patterns and more — and how-to guides.... loved ones by setting up a Moroccan salon. Create shade by installing a canvas tent or... Moroccan interiors display a dizzying array of geometric and floral patterns. The tiles..."
New on Houzz: Browse Home Photos by 14 Design Styles
""Filter by Style" menu on the left side of the page and click More Styles to browse... here Design pros: You can select these style categories when uploading or updating... be seen by more homeowners. Upload photos to the new categories... BEAUTIFUL DESIGNS AND DOWN SCALE THEM TO A MORE PRACTICLE ( AFFORDABLE ) EVERYDAY... leather interiors call to rustic design lovers year-round. Take a look at Houzz's best... clean interiors that show it off. Look at the photos in the new Beach Style category..."
Make a Cool Mail Organizer for Your Wall
"having a designated place (off the floor, that is) where we can organize mail, receipts... Handle mail one time. Discard responsibly the junk mail. Give family members their... their mail to be taken care of and/ or filed ASAP. No matter how cute the mail sorter... before the mail sorter project. Hi razzelberry! The number hangers are from TJ Maxx!... shelves to designate a purpose. For example if you have a grey wall, color code one shelf..."
How to Work With an Interior Designer
Interior designers do much more than make a home pretty — they turn it into a harmonious haven that's uniquely yours
"Interior designers do much more than make a home pretty — they turn it into a harmonious... hiring an interior designer, they zero in on aesthetics: wall colors, window treatments... what a designer can add to a home. These pros go beyond cosmetic concerns to ensure... Society of Interior Designers (ASID) and International Interior Design Association (IIDA)... with my interior designer for the last 4 years redoing area by area. We had issues..."
12 Questions Your Interior Designer Should Ask You
The best decorators aren’t dictators — and they’re not mind readers either. To understand your tastes, they need this essential info
"or an interior designer. What do you do next, other than anxiously chew your nails... nails? Designers are almost like psychiatrists, because they get to know some pretty... that any designer should discuss with you. And even if that doesn’t happen, this is... studying for Interior Design. We are taught that the clients needs and wants are by far... shared by other designers. The creative solutions and ideas a designer brings are..."
Color Palette Extravaganza: Room-by-Room Help for Your Paint Picks
Take the guesswork out of choosing paint colors with these conveniently collected links to well-considered interior palettes
"organized by room, to get you going. Get inspired by the room shots and learn the paint... existing design, color can make all the difference in your home's style. But where to... Some designs dismiss DESIGN idea with some rules in general. These are great... time. A designers' advise is repeat color in 3 places to make it an accent, one stand..."
Sales Secrets for Interior Designers
Pro to pro: Learn 3 proven techniques to please clients and increase revenues, developed by a designer with 40 years of success
"developed by a designer with 40 years of success... career in interior design: three as sole proprietor of my own successful design studio... We are interior designers. Sorry, folks, we are salespeople — except instead of selling... about interior design?” That’s an excellent question, so let me share my credentials... top-selling interior designer in the world for a major American furniture retailer. How..."
8 Extraordinary Fireplaces Sparked by Ingenuity
Visually arresting shapes and unusual materials in lieu of traditional fireplace designs? Simply brilliant
"major interior design statements and are created to dazzle and impress both homeowners... fireplace designs — take a look and see if any inspire a new fireplace in your home.... ! We designed this fireplace for our home, including a TV. The 3-sided firebox... pillow near by to enjoy both! To pattimay, Thank you for your kind remarks! Our floor... arched design perfectly. Tip: Make an interior of this style feel less rustic by..."