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Metal Works Wonders With Home Exteriors
Whether they use steel panels, a copper skin or corrugated cladding, these metal home exteriors gleam with ingenuity
"these metal home exteriors gleam with ingenuity... that use metal in some interesting ways. In architecture, metal can refer to a wide... properties — metallic glint, hardness, elasticity, magnetism, conduction and so on — but... These metals, usually alloyed with other elements, can be left fairly natural, oxidized... ns of metal in residential architecture.... up, Metal roofing is one area that is widely accepted. Metal exterior wall cladding..."
Guest Picks: Holiday Decor That Works All Year
Create a festive vibe sans Santa and the elves, with metallics, garlands and candles you can leave up after Christmas
"with metallics, garlands and candles you can leave up after Christmas... that can work year-round — not just in December. It’s easy to achieve a gorgeously trimmed... festive metallics, universal garlands and ornaments than can be used in multiple ways... try some metallic tissue garlands instead? This luxe throw looks like it came straight..."
How to Mix Metal Finishes in the Bathroom
Make a clean break with one-dimensional bathroom finishes by pairing nickel, silver and bronze hardware and fixtures
"mixed-metal finishes, it got me wondering if the mixing of metal finishes is acceptable... Mixing metals adds intrigue and dimension. My idea of a perfect bathroom is one... or what works for others stifles the design process. Mixed metals can work beautifully... mixed metals is what works in your space and you like the combination...go for it... mixing metals can look very good, if done right. Some metals don't go together well..."
Modern Metal Fireplaces Open World of Possibilities
Allowing way more natural light than traditional fireplaces, and with some not even needing a vent, metal fireplaces are a major improvement
"vent, metal fireplaces are a major improvement... prefabricated, metal fireplace insert and metal flue changed the way architects design chimneys... the new metal flues allow architects to open up and make fully transparent any exterior... these work. While there's an inner steel flue from bottom to top, there's also an... decorative metal skin or a wood and drywall box — is independent of the actual functioning..."
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... curious to work the trend into your current space, look to the following photos for i... 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..."
Master the Metallic Mix of Gold and Silver
More than just hardware is gleamworthy in a home. Marrying metallics with walls, ceilings, furniture and accessories makes your rooms glow
"Marrying metallics with walls, ceilings, furniture and accessories makes your rooms... Metallics are all the rage right now, which means gold and silver alike are topping... encouraged. Metallics are dynamic by nature, and the blend of gold and silver in particular... the look work for you. Happy mixing!... More:Using Metallics to Brighten Up Any SpaceAdding Shine to Your Home With Metal and... and MetallicsSparkly and Warm: Decorating With Gold Or consider translating one of the..."
My Houzz: Impulsiveness Works for Work-at-Home Texans
Handmade furniture, impulse buys and hand-me-downs mix beautifully in the home of two wedding photographers
"you, it works. Thank you for sharing. Cool house, furniture, couple and love Samson... then worked at an architecture firm in Dallas before going to work full time as... wood and metal hairpin legs. A tall Southwest-style terra-cotta pot softens the corner... how to work with wood. Every Christmas he gets me a new tool," says Rocky.Sara studied..."
How to Mix Metal Finishes in the Kitchen
Leave matchy-matchy to the catalogs and let your kitchen's personality shine with a mix of metals for hardware and fixtures
"mix of metals for hardware and fixtures... mixed-metal kitchen could feature copper sconces and pendants, oil-rubbed bronze... mixing metals and feel it works when using metals that contrast each other. The deep... different metal finishes, which is a good way to ease into this mixed-metal concept.... eye says works: mix-and-match metal finishes, if you happen to like them. This article... mixing my metals for years and it's always worked well. It is about balance and it certainly..."
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,... a few metal roofs on the island now. You didn't show metal roofs in a tile look...."
Polish Your Garden's Look With Metal
Use iron dividers and planters, steel steps and walls, and even metal water features to give a landscape a decorative edge
"and even metal water features to give a landscape a decorative edge... about metal? Gates and fences have traditionally been the obvious uses for metal... though, metal has been used more often in contemporary garden design as part of the... at how metal has spread from simple fencing to various elements of garden design:... trade metal worker/ now kitchen designer.. i LOVE the trend of bringing metal out... someone who works with steel I always try to add it wherever I can :) I built two raised..."
7 Great Places for a Hammered Metal Finish
Amp up the character in your kitchen (or any room, really) with the gorgeous texture and artful look of hammered metal
"hammered metal has been in steady demand since ancient times. In addition to artistic... as the metal they’re made from. Vastly different looks can be achieved — rustic,... on the metal and hammering pattern. Because this artful, hand-applied finish is such... hammered metal for a backsplash is a great idea! Beatiful! All metal? @ jemokenya, all... ideabook are metal. Karen, I think hammered metal would look great in a bar, especially..."
Bronze: Ancient Metal With Modern Appeal
"want a metal to do. Bronze was the earliest metal alloy developed by humankind. It... ideal metal finish to use when your design goal is quiet complement. Bronze’s subtle... of our work shots! Great article. It is rare for us to get a chance to work with... the two work areas were lined up, it would feel tight and cluttered, from the perspective... another metal to co-exist with the stainless appliances would clash and now I know..."
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 inside the home. It can work in any room anywhere!! @Thos. Baker, thanks... formed metals are more traditional. The use of formed metals in the interior has..."
Houzz Tour: Heavy Metal Rocks a Modern Missouri Home
"Heavy Metal, Perry’s home features steel extensively inside and out. Gavin Snider... saw that metal was used I thought cold but this is a warm inviting space. Well done;... think metals in the structure and design of a home. Best of luck to the homeowners... their work, it really shows when a project comes along like this. @ Jay Sifford Garden... and the work we have done. Hope this helps!! Cheers I love the perforated steel screens..."
'Mad Men' Trend: Retro Metal Wall Sculptures
Bravura metal artwork brought depth and shine to walls in the 1960s, and it's brightening homes again today
"avura metal artwork brought depth and shine to walls in the 1960s, and it's brightening... Sculptural metal pieces like these filled a gap between midcentury-modern style and a... handcraft metal art pieces for the masses and probably never would have guessed back... other metal sculptures with a similar look are thriving in the decor market today... Jere's work on 1stdibs.com, too. HI Becky. I can't decide what I'm more excited about..."