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My Houzz: Going Heavy on the Metal for Industrial-Style Beauty
"Metal makes Alet de Boer and Sil Boon tick. Boon has his own metal business, producing... fences, stairs and home and garden accessories made of steel and iron. De Boer runs... “sturdy metal”), which sells robust iron lifestyle products and accessories that Boon... out of metal. The owners are both into metal. Their shop is called Sturdy Metal. The... opposites metal and wood or metal with pottery and plants... balance requires a mixture..."
Materials: The Advantages of a Metal Roof
"Metal reigns in roofing style, maintenance and energy efficiency... Consider a metal roof. While the cost of a metal roof is significantly higher than a shingled... of a metal roof are that it makes your home safer in harsh weather and can significantly... ly, a metal roof is versatile in design to complement many architectural styles,... above the stairs to prevent snow and ice from building up on the stairs and becoming..."
Clever Combo: Aged Wood and Metal
Mixing distressed wood and metal makes for a potent design combination in a single furniture piece or an entire room
"wood and metal makes for a potent design combination in a single furniture piece or... of aged metal creates a marriage so full of character and visual dimension, it can’t... wood and metal is great. Our office is full of it. I love photo 3. Have to say, almost... inexpensive metal steals, such as a metal pot like this one that could double as a place... stools in metal. Carry the metal throughout the space with other pieces, such as a light..."
5 Places to Love Corrugated Metal in Your House
It’s budget friendly, versatile and even colorful. Is it any wonder this popular exterior material is making inroads indoors?
"corrugated metal has emerged as an offbeat alternative to drywall. Corrugated metal’s... corrugated metal has traditionally been thought of as a humble outdoor-only material.... corrugated metal. In terms of echoing, perforated corrugated metal can be used with a... corrugated metal. That being said, I really liked the arched bedroom and stair pictures... formed metals are more traditional. The use of formed metals in the interior has..."
Houzz Tour: Surfing Inspires a Metal-Happy San Francisco Loft
Artful Stairs: Continuity in Steel
"nlike Stairs of Steel Seem to Nearly Float on Air... Stairs are one of those elements in a house that allow architects to really flex... parts of a stair are standardized — the height and length of risers and treads, railing... designing stairs is to treat them as a continuous surface, like a ribbon that wends its... steel stairs that express continuity of surface. The effects are minimal and modern... these stairs would easily cost more than, say, wood stairs. Considering the cost..."
Design Workshop: Put Industrial Mesh to Work Around the Home
From open gratings to fine weaves, commercial metal mesh is a durable and beautiful choice for residences too
"commercial metal mesh is a durable and beautiful choice for residences too... Industrial metal mesh is an excellent example of this and one that deserves consideration... suggested metal mesh stair and rail guards for the upper story of our new house. I was... Love that stair guard!!! I'll be spending my day finding a way to incorporate at least... perforated metal for our fence, and deck railing. Love it. just as I was thinking about..."
Architect's Toolbox: Aim High with Interior Railings
"take your stairs to new heights... Stairs, balconies, porches and more all have railings to protect people and to make... climb a stair or to lean when taking in a view. These are the functional needs of... wood, metal, glass, plastic or another material, is rewarding. Just remember to... com/search?q=stair+rails&p=2. And if you need someone to build you your stairway to heaven... really nice stair. Looking at the first picture, I kept thinking it might be interesting..."
Beautiful Stairs: Safety Meets Style
"ideabooks on stairs hone in on the guardrails — or lack thereof. This seems like a good... an open stair (not enclosed by walls on both sides), what type of guardrail should... perforated metal one? The examples that follow range from the solid to the transparent... how the stairs were not great for a couple with a two year old, though he survived... Now days stairs are good accessoreis for a home. it's just designs them as focal poit..."
Design Opportunity: Style in the Stairs
"Search for metal artists, metalcrafters and fine carpenters in your region. Often times... architecting stair design. i very like it. so please sent me wood stair catalogue. i waiting... Duncan Metal Mfg 580-467-2357 While you're at it, don't overlook the opportunity... with the stair risers which can make a big impact for otherwise possibly scuffy risers... with the metal shop on the best and most cost-effective way to construct and install..."
Wake Up Your Woodwork With Black
Strike a dramatic note with black window frames, shelves, stairs and more, making features stand out or blend in
"shelves, stairs and more, making features stand out or blend in... for the stairs that are painted chocolate - I have runners on my stairs. I live in... set of stairs. Stairs and railings are painted chocolate - walls are Glidden - quiet... black stairs are NOT a good idea. A friend painted her dining room ceiling high... including stairs! Dust and unsafe. Just...no. We are in the process of a new home build... Especially on stairs, laundry room (oh the lint!!!!), and in a closet. I did shiny black..."
10 High Designs for the Handrail
"Your Stairs with Curves, Geometrics and Inspiration From Nature... obsessed with stairs. They are one of the most forgotten parts of a home, especially the... , the stairs should no longer be ignored. With a little forethought and some creativity... amazing stair cases. I love rustic so those with tree branches (real or not) attract... of the stairs. I love the way it seems to grow out of the earthy texture of the staircase..."
Expert Talk: Maynard Studios' Masterful Railings
These steel stair railings are hand forged, and no two are alike. See how they're made and how they take rooms from plain to breathtaking
"steel stair railings are hand forged, and no two are alike. See how they're made... hand-forged stair railings are true works of art. The Maynards' work is always tailored... those stair rails look absolutely wonderful. I am sure you have made the most talked... apprentice and metal sculptor Ben Beckett." "We were given a good bit of artistic liberty... piece of metal into the desired shape."The process is really a balance between your..."
My Houzz: Quirky, Colorful Vancouver Heritage Home
Wallpapered stair risers, a striped lime-green ceiling and creative artwork are just the beginning in this designer's 1910 home in Canada
"pered stair risers, a striped lime-green ceiling and creative artwork are just the... those stair risers as a teaching tool for Sienna. I'd like to suggest that you can... And metallic wallpaper? I had so hoped that went out with the '70s and would stay... The stair risers are great and Sienna's room is awesome! It's fun to see a quirky... Stairs from the patio lead down into a beautiful backyard. Lane access at the back..."
Key Measurements for a Heavenly Stairway
Learn what heights, widths and configurations make stairs the most functional and comfortable to use
"make stairs the most functional and comfortable to use... parameters of stair design are set by building codes, and there are also recommended con... that make stairs more comfortable for the average person to traverse. Building codes... include a stair detail (a drawing specific to the stairs) on our plans so as to remind... regarding stair design. 1) Rise and run of stairs - Maximum allowable rise is 7¾ inches..."