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Small-Bathroom Secret: Free Up Space With a Wall-Mounted Sink
Make a tiny bath or powder room feel more spacious by swapping a clunky vanity for a pared-down basin off the floor
"settings, the wall-mounted bathroom sink is slowly but surely emerging in residential ap... by the wall, these sinks can be excellent space savers when undersink storage isn't... styles, a wall-mounted sink is appropriate in just about any style of bathroom.... large wall medicine cabinet that also has built in wall storage. It would be great... Happy "D" Wall mount sink. It was the first time we worked with this type of sink i..."
From the Pros: How to Paint Interior Walls
A slapdash approach can lower a room's entire look, so open your eyes to this wise advice before you open a single paint can
"interior wall might seem like an easy design fix, but like most home projects, it's... over a wall with a light color only needs one coat," says Philip Storey of Redhill... case." Wall preparation, painting techniques, and the type of paint and finish all... used on walls and ceiling right now? i am using a light grey/beige on the walls...new... smooth the walls down? Thanks. What sort of walls are they? What has caused the lumps..."
The Glass-Walled Cabin That Romance Built
"entire wall of windows and doodled their idea on a restaurant napkin. "It was really... whole wall of windows, mostly thinking about watching a sunset or stargazing from... window-walls and many small structures used as conditioned living space, I can attest... clad our walls in it so that we don't live in exposed wood rooms, which are tinderboxes... sheared wall (which that window-wall is) is at risk of failure simply from high winds..."
Fill a Blank Wall on a Beer Budget
"blank wall in your home and broken into a cold sweat thinking about what it might... message in a wall that can be: a wall of design, a wall of advertising, a wall of art,of... creations on a wall or a cluster of old china plates. Go a step further and hang wall mounted... together on a wall. Great ideas! I particularly enjoy the black and white photo walls, the... look over living artists as well for quality pieces to hang on those big blank walls..."
Five Tips for Dressing your Naked Wall
"naked wall space....goes a bit crazy. The possibilities are endless and whether you... there is a wall waiting for you to dress up. Here are five things that I have found most... of my walls. 1. Be creative.... 2. Think outside the box... 3. Use something you... piano room wall! Love the connection thats going on here.. I have a blank wall behind... Our walls are covered with photos of our families from years gone by. I adore hanging..."
One Guy Found a $175,000 Comic in His Wall. What Has Your Home Hidden?
"in the walls with old newspapers for insulation was a rare comic book from 1938: Action... and lath wall to add an electrical outlet and found the wall cavity stuffed with these... down a wall… and there it was. At some point they just built a false wall over the... had once lived in the house was having an affair with the woman who lived next door... in our walls. The walls behind the sheet rock were beaded board, behind the beaded..."
Are Your Walls Talking? Wallpaper Makes a Comeback!
"their walls of it -- opting for a more minimalist look. Now, wall coverings have... grandmother's walls. Many remember the wallpapers of the 1960s and 1970s, when bright geometric... cutting edge wall coverings are made of anything but paper.... Cork Wall Covering gives a contemporary feeling to an otherwise formal foyer area... accent wall in a nursery this can be achieved through wallpaper or the ever popular..."
5 Ways to Define Spaces Without Walls
Establish zones in an open layout without relying on typical barriers, using changes in material, level, color and more
"take the walls away. What's left? Does it still feel like a room? What elements are... space? Walls are arguably the easiest and most recognizable architectural elements... dividing wall plus added storage and functionality. http://www.houzz.com/photos/10... in our lives. It's important to keep our homes as barrier-free as possible. Thank... make the living spaces highly flexible/modifiable for special occasions and future needs..."
How to Use Your Floor as a Fifth Wall
"fifth wall for the room. In fact, think of it as the most important wall since it... to the walls of the space. They may even use great lighting to draw eyes upward to... the "5th wall" (love that btw) but it’s also the only wall your body is in constant... ectic-living-room-san-francisco -- sorry for the long url, but I don't think the... in the walls but it certainly creates the modern mood that the designers were going..."
Steep Your Rental in Color — Without Painting the Walls
Let your favorite hues loose without skirting your lease, with these room-by-room ideas for apartments and other rented homes
"painting the walls. Even if your landlord has a strict no-painting policy, or you know you... have ever lived in - (69). Lived in Europe 11 years and they still use wall hangings... on the wall panels instead of directly on the wall also minimizes the number of holes... lot more wall coverage for your money than a piece of traditional wall art, and it's... have to live in a bland apartment just because you can't paint the walls. It's just..."
Guest Picks: Pretty Plates for Walls and Tables
Decorate with them or eat off ’em. Plates as gorgeous as these will serve up style no matter how you use them
"adorn the wall of my daughter’s bedroom, and I have some on display in the dining room... has a wall of shelves with a few plates tucked in for layering purposes. Plates... on the wall, or maybe you’ll prefer them with food on top. Either way, a few from... on the wall and displayed in a bookcase, and yes, my family and I have eaten off of... playroom wall. They are also great for entertaining! Embrace the farmhouse look with..."
Architecture and the Art of the Wall
See how common building materials can become uncommonly beautiful displays of color, pattern, texture and light
"artistic walls through texture, greenery, color and pattern.... concrete walls and brick walls. However, dust falls from the brick walls since it has... brick wall so dust does not fall from the brick wall? Thanks Here's an example from... supposed to live who wish to live in modern houses? At any rate, modern architecture... solid walls for privacy We found the first 3 photos as walls in Scottsdale, AZ.... would the living spaces inside be better with more windows? And when you miss art with..."
How to Create Your Own Semicustom Media Wall
Don’t let the price of a custom built-in stop you. Put one together with ready-made pieces and a little finish help
"feet of wall space in my basement for a TV and storage for DVDs, board games and books... it is wall to wall. Well done! That is a very nice Ikea hack; I'm glad to see that... anded-Living-Space-on-a-Budget Stunning ! Absolutely great job! That is why I love... to the wall unit makes me nervous. Fantastic, this is just the idea I want to create... media wall was all too hard and expensive but now I want to give it a go! why didn't..."
Discover the Draw of Writing on the Walls
Let your freehand break free with write-on wallpaper, dry-erase paint and other design inventions that celebrate the scribble
"on the walls, a rule I broke as soon as I mastered printing in kindergarten. I can... on the walls adds a fun, fresh, personal note to grown-up rooms as well. What do... erase wall I'm always writing on the file cabinets haha I see I need to lift my game... on the walls, doors,everywhere! Wasn't aware that dry erase paint was available.... entire wall of the lower level of our home! Great for home and office combo, and..."
Fab Fixtures: The Wall-Mounted Faucet
"A wall-mounted faucet may not be the first feature you think of when redesigning... Faucet wall mount in the kitchen and Moen wall mounted faucets in the master bath. They... fan of wall mounted faucets in the bathroom. They make cleanup so much easier. One... Also...a wall mounted faucet will restrict the height of whatever you can put under... I love wall mounted faucets. During our home remodel we installed a Chicago Faucet..."