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Guest Picks: Delightfully Daring Wallpaper
"k the walls in fabulous, fearless wallpaper brimming with bold patterns and bright... boring walls come alive. Most people do not have interesting enough art to make walls... damaged walls. In the late 90's we painstakingly removed it all. Whew, I don't want... for your walls, express your individuality and create the ultimate statement maker in... single wall with a paper you love. Or, paper within panel molding. I've also used..."
13 Ways to Dress Wide Windows
"of your wall of glass with window treatments that balance privacy and light... opposite wall with curtain treatment. The wall color is SW Creme'. The Living room/kitchen... main 2 walls of the living room is surrounded by windows, fairly large. I can not... on this wall. Need help with this bedroom window. This wall is most likely where the... from the wall or ceiling. I always prefer to use custom drapes when dealing with wide..."
Here's (Not) Looking at Loo, Kid: 12 Toilet Privacy Options
Make sharing a bathroom easier with screens, walls and double-duty barriers that offer a little more privacy for you
"screens, walls and double-duty barriers that offer a little more privacy for you... that half wall on the toilet or behind that reed glass wall, lol. Not my idea of privacy... between the wall with its high windows and the 1/2 wall of the shower. It's pretty hidden:... privacy walls etc . Hi GTF Construction, exactly! It does seem because you are sitting... half the wall too. Have a friend who stays in our house looking after our male dogs..."
Kitchen of the Week: Exquisite Artistic Backsplash
Rippling colored glass forms an imaginative wall, while a clever layout embraces practicality in this stunning Texas kitchen
"imaginative wall, while a clever layout embraces practicality in this stunning Texas kitchen... green walls. I'd prefer a much more subtle beach/water palette, and repainted in... separate wall than the stove top. Does anyone work in a kitchen now that has this kind... wonder if a wall treatment like this wouldn't be possible with either painting or wallpapering... and the wall re-painted or papered. With a stove in front the glass would be easy to..."
Ready to Try Something New? Houzz Guides to Color for Your Kitchen
If only mixing up a kitchen color palette were as easy as mixing batter. Here’s help for choosing wall, cabinet, island and backsplash hues
"choosing wall, cabinet, island and backsplash hues... shelves and walls. I have dark brown trim and dark brown ceilings. What color paint should... changing a wall color or some cabinets or changing kitchen stools will give you a new... Paint the walls a bright color! You can easily change that at a later date, if desired... paint on a wall that was easily changed, not my kitchen cabinetry. I personally would... have to live with for a fairly long while, but I applaud those that are braver than..."
How to Salvage a Space with Slanted Ceilings
"Those Low Walls Work in Your Favor... on the walls is a great idea. These are fantastic! Living in a french flat in a house... The living room was fine. The upstairs bedrooms were - interesting. We did have... against the walls, so that did help out. The bathroom was quite awkward on one side -... like the walls are caving in on you. How have you worked around slanted ceilings?..."
Tastemaker: Salvaged Sculptures by John Whitmarsh
"unique wall art from surprising materials... favs. I live in East Islip New York if anyone lives in this area and can build the... on my wall please e-mail me at email@example.com I would love to have this done... salvaged wood walls in an office building in San Francisco. Each wall is 11 feet by 15 feet... created this wall mosaic with asphalt salvaged from demolished roadways. The piece is large... dimensional wall sculpture is great because the imagination can really run wild with all..."
Great New Looks for an Accessory You Already Own
"handrails and walls the same warmth as your toes by using blankets as decor... While living in upstate New York, I found some lovely blankets at an outlet mall... against the wall, and great looking. Thanks Charmean for this inspiring article . In the... years. We live in such a hot climate that there's no use for a blanket on the bed but... on the wall horizontally. The blankets were much more visible. Even the term blanket..."
Sexy Color Touches for Neutral Kitchens
Bring a little vavoom to a practical palette with small but colorful updates to your kitchen's backsplash, walls and fixtures
"And I live in a rural area, so trust me, no one will ever wear high heels here! Besides... and I live in a drafty house. It's also anti-microbial and anti-bacterial which is... northern back-wall. Yet, it will capture and please the eye as it moves between the counter... well. A wall of white cabinets and counters nearly disappears when played against... swing-arm wall sconces are a handsome and unexpected way to light a kitchen counter,..."
Houzz Tour: All Glass Outside, Warm Wood Inside
Wood and stone balance transparent outer walls in this Gulf Islands home, for an open and warm feeling all over
"outer walls in this Gulf Islands home, for an open and warm feeling all over... Indeed!!! I live in Victoria and often travel by ferry through the Gulf Islands. Often... anyone live here? I see 4 books... amazing I prefer traditional styles of architecture... like the walls) of the kitchen and great room. Sliding glass walls allow the dining... glass wall. Note the glass fins that help to support the wall and refract light inside..."
6 Ways to Define Your Workspace at Home
Stake out your office territory even without walls and watch your productivity and creativity increase
"without walls and watch your productivity and creativity increase... front living room - my husband's suggestion. Before we lived with weaving, spinning... home’s living area to a defined space for working, even though no doors or walls are... in your living situation, look for places where you can introduce a threshold. 2. Allocate... section of wall that can be filled with ideas as they develop. The pinup area could be..."
Houzz Tour: Midcentury Meets Mediterranean in California
Squash-colored walls are painted crisp white to provide a bright backdrop for modern furnishings, lighting and textiles
"lored walls are painted crisp white to provide a bright backdrop for modern furnishings... narrow living room that runs from front to back of the house, with 2 sets of windows... styles living in happy harmony together in that space.... “The walls were done in a squash-colored faux paint, and there were very few overhead... of the living room. “They wanted to have their 72-inch television in this room,” Copass..."
Houzz Tour: The Height of Luxury in a Modern Glass House
Sleek materials, walls of glass and double-height rooms create a glamorous, light-filled home in north London
"materials, walls of glass and double-height rooms create a glamorous, light-filled home... definitely live there. Thanks for sharing. Not my taste at all, but this house definitely... those living in them are recent runaways from California). Mature trees are torn... open-plan living space is surrounded by towering sheets of glass. These bend over onto... below. The wall of glass, supplied by Glass UK, has superthin frames for an almost un..."
It's Curtains for You
For a fuss-free, inexpensive decor element that can be changed in an instant, think curtains for windows, walls and more
"ectic-Living-Room-eclectic-living-room-los-angeles I love the pink floral rug, where... accent wall when you have accent curtains? These boldly pattered, bright red curtains... buttoned-up living room. These bold horizontal stripes add weight and interest to seemingly... windows, walls and more..."
Hot New Greens for Fall Decorating
Make your home ultrahappy with ultramarine or cheery with chartreuse, using the popular colors on walls, furniture or accessories this fall
"colors on walls, furniture or accessories this fall... nuevo-living-max-dining-chair-detail In clear for $170. http://loftyambitions.c... nuevo-living-lucent-dining-chair-clear-detail Another fine article on color. These... out than wall paint or furniture. Brown-GreensThe wall color here, in this season's... insides of wall niches. If you prefer more neutral interiors, you could keep the wall... paint your walls a vibrant hue to get a nice dose of color in a room. Instead, collect..."