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Nodding to the Coast in a Bainbridge Island Entry Garden
"Bainbridge Island, Washington, in a neighborhood filled with many anchor- and seagull-type... Bainbridge Island, near Seattle Team: Architect: Wittman Estes; construction: Pyramid... Bainbridge Island scores a ten on ten. I love the discreet, good-looking courtyard and... Bainbridge Island and this lovely home reminded me of so many visits. My nephew was one... Whidbey Island and just bought a lovely property with so much potential. Thank you..."
Houzz Tour: Dual Island Homes for a Reunion-Loving Family
"Camano Island, Washington. They had grown up vacationing on a small cabin on this... Camano Island, Washington Size: O'Conner house: 3,000 square feet; 3 bedrooms, 3½... Camano Island must call for extremely high heating bills in the winter....not to mention... Camano Island, WA When accessibility becomes an issue, just put in a pneumatic elevator... space, kitchen and master suite (where the grand father slept). This level also has..."
Houzz Tour: Between Sea and Sky on Raft Island
"on Raft Island overlooks Carr Inlet on the southern end of Puget Sound, Washington... on Raft Island, Gig Harbor, Washington Size: Main house, 3,200 square feet; separate... to raft island before to have a leaded glass door fixed by a glass artisan, it is a... into the kitchen cabinets and roll out for use. Floors in the kitchen, as well as throughout... dining, kitchen and family room areas. Original art by the Smiths and their peers is..."
An Irish Island Gets a Most Meaningful Installation
Modern design meets ancient traditions in County Mayo, in architecture that celebrates spirit of place
"on the island of Inishturk in County Mayo, Ireland. This ideabook looks at how the... of the island. They seem to be fighting it, not complementing it. @Liz Kidd, exactly... on an island with no buses.... on the island, furthering envisioning it as a shrine, a respite, an interpretation... stone benches and the roof, with four curving steel supports angled to give the enclosure... with the island's six family names: Heanue, Heaney, O’Toole, Concannon, Faherty and..."
Key Measurements to Help You Design Your Kitchen
Get the ideal kitchen setup by understanding spatial relationships, building dimensions and work zones
"ideal kitchen setup by understanding spatial relationships, building dimensions and... existing kitchen, remodeling the one you have or building a new one, understanding a... smoothly. Kitchens provide storage for your food and cookware, give you room for prep... in your kitchen a better experience. Here’s how to get the ideal setup.... itage-Kitchen-modern-kitchen-cincinnati Have you articles on designing a kitchen..."
Kitchen Evolution: Work Zones Replace the Triangle
Want maximum efficiency in your kitchen? Consider forgoing the old-fashioned triangle in favor of task-specific zones
"in your kitchen? Consider forgoing the old-fashioned triangle in favor of task-specific... semiclosed kitchen. The work triangle is still useful today, but with kitchens that... studying kitchen design many (many!) years ago, I learned all about the much-venerated... ted kitchen work triangle — in which the refrigerator, range and sink are placed... closed-off kitchens, where only one person prepared and cleaned up meals. It's an efficient..."
Pro Chefs Dish on Kitchens: Michael Symon Shares His Tastes
"for in kitchen layout, appliances and lighting? Find out here... his own kitchen — and what he doesn't. So I asked him.... dream kitchens, "Great Kitchens: Design Ideas From America's Top Chefs:" http://www... current kitchen. My old kitchen also had a lower marble-topped table for baking prep... seats kitchen guests who are not physically able to perch at his island. Great questions... in the island. Hate that. Especially those islands that aren't tiered, so the burners..."
Houzz Tour: Major Changes Open Up a Seattle Waterfront Home
Taken down to the shell, this Tudor-Craftsman blend now maximizes island views, flow and outdoor connections
"maximizes island views, flow and outdoor connections... Vashon Island (off the coast of Seattle), and the interior brimmed with vintage charm... can on a kitchen chair, kitchen counter tops covered with clutter, clothes on the floor... inside the island, I'd guess. And for all the stuff on the countertop in the before pictures... second kitchen) to store it. Again, great job! I am obsessed with Seattle and this... The kitchen views, and bathroom are my favorite! I'm a huge fan of how they repurposed..."
Displaying Kitchen Supplies — Hot or Not?
Do some kitchens just beg for a cozy row of canisters and gear for all to see? Have a look and let us know what you think
"some kitchens just beg for a cozy row of canisters and gear for all to see? Have... latest kitchen trends, the designer insisted that homeowners had moved beyond such... with tiny kitchens or avid cooks who own every gadget on the market. Practical considerations... think a kitchen with no visible tools or sundries looks flat and soulless. We gravitate... gravitate to kitchens because we crave a visceral sense of warmth and sustenance, and an..."
Dream Spaces: 12 Beautiful White Kitchens
"white kitchens with gleaming marble counters and backsplashes are everywhere you... white kitchen demands upkeep; all that white isn’t going to stay clean without m... the last kitchen. Huh? Not practical and not my style. The rest of the kitchens were... vintage kitchen? Gorgeous kitchens. I am just finishing up a creamy off white kitchen... White kitchen, but with some depth. I LOVE white kitchens! Got so many great ideas..."
The Kitchen Counter Goes to New Heights
Varying counter heights can make cooking, cleaning and eating easier — and enhance your kitchen's design
"enter any kitchen and, even with our eyes closed, find the counter where we expect it... in the kitchen. I am 6feet so our kitchen counter is at 38in. Our kitchen designer... of our island considerably when designing our kitchen, as both of us are tall, and... in the kitchen for years now. Caveat being, when you start customizing a kitchen... designed our kitchen, we made the center island 39" tall. Works great as a work space,..."
Kitchen Counters: Durable, Easy-Clean Soapstone
Give bacteria the boot and say sayonara to stains with this long-lasting material that's a great choice for kitchen and bath countertops
"choice for kitchen and bath countertops... for your kitchen or bathroom. Take a look at these soapstone counters and learn more... remodel my kitchen- my design includes a 5X7 soapstone island which is going to run me... call this bench top inert when it changes colour more than other bench tops. i like... large kitchen with 4 x 14 island, plus other counters)... so we want to make the... little kitchen I love soapstone and used it in my kitchen in TX. I got over the expense..."
Take Rooms on a Tropical Trip With Turquoise and Yellow
Flee winter's doldrums with a virtual island paradise at home, courtesy of sea-drenched and sunshiny colors
"virtual island paradise at home, courtesy of sea-drenched and sunshiny colors... to the islands probably isn't in the cards. The next best thing: Fake it with sunny... in the kitchen. Now we're redoing the living room and dining room BM Cloud White,... colour). The kitchen will be repainted in yellow and I'm going to use the Sea Blue on the... parent's 50's kitchen had light turquoise painted cabinetry, light yellow tile with burgundy..."
Kitchen of the Week: Marrying Past and Present in Los Angeles
Something old, something new and all the rest make for a happy kitchen union in a tony L.A. neighborhood
"happy kitchen union in a tony L.A. neighborhood... spec, the kitchen is important. Potential buyers need to be able to imagine themselves... is. Kitchen at a Glance Who lives here: This speculative project was recently purchased... between the island bench and the bench with the stoves is surprisingly narrow. Perhaps... favourite kitchen I've ever seen on here. I love the ceiling, the blue island, the light... modern kitchen chairs come from? This kitchen is stunning! I also love the glass..."
My Houzz: Relaxing Mexican Resort Style in a Florida Home
"this island home for a family of 7 has the air of their favorite retreat... Maria Island, they decorated it in a way that recalls the breezy, relaxing feel of... Maria Island, Florida Size: 3,700 square feet; 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms Year built:... Perico Island, a stone's throw away from Holmes Beach! The front door and stairway... hit the kitchen photos? What? Bland...why didn't they use those wonderful bright tiles..."