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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..."
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... sheet metal as a new border around a lawned area. Had to make sure all sharp edges..."
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... that each metal should appear in at least 3 elements make sense. Makes it look planful... mixing my metals for years and it's always worked well. It is about balance and it certainly... mixed metals. We are putting in a tone on tone cream/white kitchen. We bought a... different metal finishes. Rachel - can you comment on why you prefer nickel for plumbing..."
Designs for Living: Heavy Metal in Home Decor
"Beauty of Metal Cabinets, Walls, Ceilings and More... heavy metal will not require you to listen to amplified guitar or wear a ripped tank... beauty of metal in interior design, outside of hardware and stainless steel appliances... context, metal can make a space feel industrial, commercialized, cutting edge, or just... wood, metal takes on warmer qualities and becomes more livable. What's even more... using metal in your interior finishes can even prove to be a cost saver. I challenge..."
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... 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..."
"tiple Metallics Give a Room Layers of Interest... mixing metals, whether in home decor or jewelry, was considered a faux pas. While... mixing metals often fall a bit flat. Whether you choose to take a subtle approach... matching metals is a sure-fire way to bring a layered richness to any space.... though the metals don't match?? We love mixing metals... Agree! Agree! Mixed metals rock... mixing metals right now. Just bought great mixed-metal lamps from Plantation, and..."
Houzz Tour: Under a Metal Canopy in Texas
New technology, reclaimed materials and an enormous protective roof combine in this Hawkins home for irresistible modern rustic charm
"80-foot metal roof canopy that more than doubles the amount of living space. Windows... between the metal roof and interior roof? Love this house and repurposing. The "canopy"... industrial metals throughout. It looks low maintenance. Wish that you would post an... accomplishes shading in the areas just outside the home, which allows greater use of the... for the metal canopy roof? I couldn't see it in the article. I don't see the canopy..."
50 Shades of Gray
Gray is hotter than ever, thanks to a hit novel full of romance and dark secrets. Tell us: Which paint shade possesses you?
"Fifty Shades of Grey is flying off bookstore shelves, shades of gray paint are rocking... favorite shade of gray paint? Please tell us the paint name, number and manufacturer... Fifty shades of grey -vs- White Powder to White Collar My whole house is shades of... have 7 shades of gray in our house (not including 2 taupes). I have BM Gray Owl in... bath, BM Metallic Silver (2132-60) on living room and dining room ceiling with silver..."
Guest Picks: Marching to a Different Drum Shade
"a drum shade chandelier, but not just any drum shade; this option needed to be unique... fabric shade. As you will see I fell in and out of love many times until I found the... a lamp shade. I would love to see more products and design for us middle class average... for drum shade lighting for my dining room & really think the Broomfield Small Pendant... 00 drum shade is considered "an affordable price point." Maybe it is for your clients..."
14 Dashingly Bold Chandeliers and Shades
Dare to go bare or embrace vivid colors and unusual shapes with lighting fixtures that celebrate their differences
"oversize shades or unexpected details for instant impact on your space. Whether you... distinctive shade, while a dated chandelier can ruin a perfectly good design. Don't forget... and go a shade different with your lighting choices!... clever shades hung high in the trees. Try metal shades for permanent fixtures or... don't need shades to make a statement. Indoors or out, modern or traditional, lighting... a new shade or chandelier. Working with an old chandelier that is too brassy and..."
Shade in Summer, Sun in Winter
"type of shading. Enter louvered sunshades. These cantilevered assemblies filter the... extra shade or light. Can't even imagine how much that would cost. Great stuff, but... steel/wood shade works in concert with the overhang above, which shades the clerestory... function as a shade for the first floor; the large overhang above shades the second floor... of the shade. This example shows sizable shades that are so deep they require bracing..."
No-Fail Window Shades
"woven shades are one of the most affordable and durable window coverings on the market... raised shades provide a full view of the outdoors. Do combine woven shades with metallics... the wood shades to beautifully coexist with the Louis XV settee proves that this window... matchstick shade with drapery panels for another layer of interest. When decorating with... bamboo shades add other wood elements such as storage baskets and shelving to reinforce..."
DIY: Basket-Shade Pendant Light
Interesting Industrial Materials: Cor-Ten Steel
"Rust-Rich Metal for a Variety of Exterior Applications... consists of shades of brown and orange. Below are a variety of Cor-Ten steel applications... Canada) metal supply companies stock Corten. Loucon Metal (near Merivale and Slack... Mountain Metal is a supplier of Corten as well as Cold Rolled Steel and various other... Rustic metal products. You can find more information at www.rockymountainmetal.net... corrugated metal seen here also covers the roof of the main house. The old wood and rust..."
Brass and Gold Accents Make a Comeback
"Warm metals can be the perfect pick for vintage-modern spaces... warmer shades of brass and gold that I'm seeing pop up in the bathroom, kitchen, and... mix of metals. As far as I'm concerned brass never went out of style. Used correctly... colors, metals come in many different shades. What color does the metal cast? Once... matches metals, so the space looks cohesive. The knobs of the cabinets and sconces... brassy metal that works so well in this white space. This room has a lot of white..."