1040 maple & concrete counters Stories

An Outdoor Dining Spot Creates Quiet Time in the Heart of San Francisco
"beautiful raw concrete structures, another covered in corrugated metal and yet another made... like the concrete structure. Some places are better left alone and this outdoor space... However, the concrete structure looks unfinished, and that ball of roots hanging over the... of bare concrete and home to squatters. With lush landscaping (and you can do this... me the concrete dining area would have to go. If you've ever lived in the city you..."
My Houzz: Old-World European Flair in Oregon
"steel and concrete where we've been able to use it, the smoothness and color of the plaster... from a concrete/masonry supplier as plaster finished interiors are uncommon. The sealer... says.The concrete floors have 2- by 4-foot strips used as leveling guides and decorative... including maple and cherry. "What's funny is how much our furniture, carpet — or lack... original concrete floor. The beams are original to the home. Sal built the coffee table..."
Houzz Tour: Downsizing for Loft Living in Fort Lauderdale
"keep the concrete walls and white painted drywall just as it was. "I wanted to keep... Acrylic counter stools give guests a perch where they can keep Rigaud company while... granite counters that were already there when he bought his loft. He added a beautiful..."
Contractor Tips: How to Install Tile Flawlessly
"mortar or concrete before it driesGrout: A mixture of water, sand and cement that seals... move — counters and tubs are good examples — you'll need to seal the joints with a... best. For counters, get a caulk that is color matched to your grout, available from your..."
Houzz Tour: A Frank Lloyd Wright Home, Lovingly Restored
"brick, concrete and solid woods. With great respect for the Dobkins House, the... Cherokee red concrete greet visitors at the entrance. Utilizing three essential materials... to the concrete floors. Years before Wright designed the Dobkins House, his homes... pigment-dyed concrete floors on the terrace create a seamless transition into the interior... Walls and counters converge to form an equilateral triangle in the kitchen (workspace)..."
Help! 5 Questions for Design Stars
"g her concrete patio. Member leabeau is refinishing her fireplace, and msutherby... counting counter overhang, if any) if we have 2' cabinets on both sides of the U. Is..."
Merging Styles: Industrial Loft Meets Modern Luxe
"appreciate concrete and exposed brick; and I still love a well-worn patina. I even have... steel counters borrow style from a commercial kitchen, while the tiny scale of the..."
My Houzz: Charming Vintage-Industrial Oregon Studio
"ago. The concrete walls and exposed piping that pay tribute to the building's former... extra counter space in the kitchen and is from an antiques store in Aurora, Oregon..."
8 Laundry Room Ideas to Watch For This Year
"folding counters and plenty of storage are sure to help you get the job done, but don’t... top of counters and wooden floors. That confuses me a bit, isn't there sometimes a... top of counters and wooden floors (which is why my drying rack is above the tub).... basement -- concrete floor, etc. I swear if my husband would go out of town for a few... stone counter top, changed the door swing to outward vs. in to accommodate front..."
Get More From a Multipurpose Laundry Room
"to have counters or an island for folding, they can moonlight as flat surfaces for... side with counter space for folding and an airing cupboard for folded and ironed laundry... Scullery counter on the opposite side with washup and dishwasher and undercounter cupboards... former concrete basement floor. I am considering a single unit that does both washing... sink, counter space, bench and coat hooks, door to outside side porch. Loved it..."
March Checklist for a Smooth-Running Home
"cleaning counters and curtains to doing an exterior check, here are nine home tasks... under the counter. Anyone know the name of the stove hood? Great article. I love the... white concrete drives tend to turn black with mildew and dirt. I mix 1/3 bleach... on your concrete, it could pit it, so be careful with that as well. good ideas on the... on the counter. (not pictured: two vases of flowers and the stock pots hidden under..."
8 Kitchen Organizing Ideas for Messy Cooks
"has less counter space than some New York apartment kitchens I've seen, I suppose it's... on the counters because I like the utensils to stay clean and the counters to look... down the counter and relocate any unnecessary items. If I'm using a recipe I read over... prevent the counter from getting dirty. All cuttings get piled onto a paper towel or into... down the counter once, and all the leavings end up in a bag I can easily move to the..."
Kitchen Islands: Pendant Lights Done Right
"under-counter lights. In a working room like a kitchen, task lighting takes on an... colored maple cabinets, changing out counter tops and I have been loving the lighting... kitchen counter where pendant lights can be installed. This counter (for eating) faces... bar or counter stools at this counter? If so it'd look good to have two larger fixtures... be 2 -3 counter stools for this counter. The pendant width sizes I liked are around..."
Materials: Highlighting Copper Around the Home
"sinks and counters, and from plumbing pipes to gutters, roof details and sink basins... copper counters! Becky you read my mind, this is a copper thief's dream! I love this... actually maple with a stain! My dear late father built a cupola for our garage many... accents and counters can take on a very modern look when paired with a light, minimalist... copper counter tops. ...and here it is as a unique tile border...."
Houzz Call: Tell Us About Your Dream House
"kitchen counters. I'm talking about your ultimate home fantasies. They may or may not... solid maple wainscoting, chair rails, and trim as well as window frames (around... or tile counters in the kitchen. I've sketched the plan of my dream home and am now..."
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