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How to Focus Your Family Room on Family
"above a fireplace. It's distracting, two focal pieces competing in the same view.... renovated fireplace would not have been possible without thousands of inspiration photos... above the fireplace in my small family room, and so I can actually view it from the kitchen... with the fireplace. Overall, I think these were some very good suggestions. Thank you... corner fireplace and that wall joins a scenic wall of windows looking out to the sea..."
What Really Makes Us Happy at Home? Find Out From a New Houzz Survey
Great design has a powerful impact on our happiness in our homes. So do good cooking smells, family conversations and, yes, big-screen TVs
"ornate fireplaces - it makes me feel part of the house's story. http://www.houzz.... front of a fireplace while listening to the stories of your family! So, done with d... ledges fireplace, Seeing the sunlight shine on my golden toned 50's wood floors... reface the fireplace, but and redesign / re landscape the back yard -- the list goes on... of the fireplace on the porch to chase away a chill, listening to the rain on the..."
Bath of the Week: Black, White and Classic, With Some Twists
"avoid marble for the walls because it requires sealing every three months. I have... herringbone marble for the flooring so will wait for your remarks before ordering wall... on my marble hexagon floor along with my white subway tiles in the bathroom. I scrub... shower with marble slab walls. We keep a small squeegee in the shower and squeegee the... We had marble on the floor and around the bath in our old house, plus tiles downstairs..."
Vinegar and Voilà: Clean Your House the Natural Way
"not for marble or limestone. It works on grout but not if your tiles are marble. Vinegar... etch the marble. I have a perfect outline on my marble bathroom floor where someone... tumbled marble without damaging it? Will it damage an oil rubbed bronze finish if... safe on marble tiles though, and cleans the white grout well. The baking soda mixture... vinegar on marble. It will etch it. I never heard of it for hard woods. For windows, use..."
Kitchen Counters: Granite for Incredible Longevity
This natural stone has been around for thousands of years, and it comes in myriad color options to match any kitchen
"like marble is a timeless material that will outlive us (and the homes built around... did a marble top on my baker's table and now I wish I had done maple wood block.... Marble's is only function in cooking is for candy making or butter based doughs... of it. Marble is too cold for bread dough and slows rising. Its also too delicate... Would love marble in the kitchen but I know it is soft and stains, so I will go with granite..."
Decorating for Fall When It Still Feels Like Summer
Even if sandals and shorts are your year-round attire, you can still subtly dress your home for autumn
"using fireplaces already. It is still swim season here in SE Texas. Last year the... use our fireplace. I also laugh at retailers who start putting out longsleeves and... in the fireplace that's not quite ready for a fire. I also have filled the empty fireplace... fireplace with colorful fall plants (fake) and had them spilling over the fireplace... portable fireplace, I'm considering one for my bedroom. Question: are they quiet and..."
Guest Picks: Bright New Style for a Craftsman Living Room
How to highlight the architecture in a 1920s bungalow? Try midcentury furniture and colorful accessories
"use the fireplace after trimming it out with the new wood mantle? Interested in the... woodwork and fireplace changes spoil what "craftsman" was all about. The craftsman movement... brick fireplace. I think they were adding craftsman lines to new woodwork. I like... out the fireplace. Enjoy the before picture for comparison! Yep, that's what ours looks... want the fireplace to remain functional. Rachel, could you share your source for your..."
Houzz Tour: Picture-Perfect Simplicity
It’s like camping out in a catalog sometimes at this classic farmhouse — Pottery Barn and other retailers love it for photo shoots
"Beautiful fireplace ! I've build over 250 open fireplaces in my country since '94 after... Building fireplaces is a passion for me ! ! ! wach my www semineuri-horia.ro Beautiful... painting the fireplace. Textured fieldstone of any color would have leant some warmth.... fieldstone fireplace because she didn't like the color! Michelle and Bill: Your home... stone fireplace. Other than that it's gorgeous. Good job! Love this but, I hope those..."
So You Bought a Cave: 7 Ways to Open Your Home to Light
"over our fireplace so that it would tilt down enough to reflect the wall of windows... over a fireplace. We had to make similar adjustments. wantsideas, I had some pictures... brick fireplace. We also added white dentil molding to complement the dentil molding... brick fireplace that we transformed by covering above the mantel with drywall, refacing... flanking the fireplace (after removing the massive built-ins) and, of course, added more..."
6 Ways to Beat the Winter Blahs
"on the fireplace, pulled up the blinds so we were looking at the snow. Then we poured... outdoor fireplace for getting me through this winter? I am normally not a winter person... up my fireplace, hot drinks and comfort food, reading books, cleaning (totally agree... sometimes the fireplace ,but mostly the sentralheatting . After all what counts is the warm... by the fireplace listening to music on saturday afternoon ---- there is always so..."
Houzz Call: What Makes Your House Feel Like Home?
"the gas fireplace. I've had the big rug for over 30 years now, through several futon... electric fireplace will do, as long as it radiates heat, and those ones can be unplugged... Valorflame fireplace. There are more photos here: http://www.houzz.com/ideabooks/188... a good fireplace, candles and lamps, Persian rugs. I think a home isn't based on one... that the fireplace was nonfunctional - an unpleasant surprice considering we live i..."
Textured Walls: Inspiration Beyond Paint and Wallpaper
See what happens when you cover a wall with glass, metal, leather, upholstery, or a mass of living green
"a gas fireplace. Unfortunately, the heat from the fireplace caused the paint on... g our fireplace. They were easy to install, although addressing the seams for a... finish my fireplace wall for 1 1/2 years now! My latest thinking is to bring the hardwood... absolutely no fireplace surround at all -- nothing but a couple of niches in the wall. I... around a fireplace again, but I love the look and would use them just as a textural..."
Kitchen Design: A Picture Frame for Your Backsplash
"stone or marble, I like to recommend a mural done on marble, rather than ceramic. It... of your marble mosaic? It's really nice! scgteg, the marble mosaic is crema marfi... backsplash is marble mosaic with a picture frame of gold glass tile, which blends perfectly... Glass and marble tiles make up the accent above the range. We found this decorative... Honed marble with a mosaic accent piece. Marcy96, thanks for sharing your back splash..."
Kitchen Countertop Materials: 5 More Great Alternatives to Granite
Get a delightfully different look for your kitchen counters with lesser-known materials for a wide range of budgets
"statuary marble... they make me happy everyday I put soapstone in my kitchen and I love... honed marble (matte not shiney) is a favorite and like soapstone the staining and... have used marble, granite, butcher block and soapstone in various kitchens, each has... honed marble will be on the island. Thank you. Quartz is my first choice but I'll... others; like marble and quartz, just don't want the hassle of upkeep. Did I mention how..."
Houzz Tour: Making Midcentury Modern Work for Modern Times
"has a fireplace, and where that fireplace is located. Sondramartina, I do believe... see the fireplace. And I also wondered where the toilet went. Is bathroom the same... furniture to a fireplace...competing focal points with the outdoor view I'm guessing. And... facing the fireplace, it faces the way it does to take advantage of the view of the s... The fireplace is simply less important in the overall scheme of this room. It's..."