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Houzz Tour: Wide-Open Views on a Narrow Canadian Lot
Expansive glass walls facing the street create openness, sun-filled rooms and closer relations with the neighbors
"glass walls facing the street create openness, sun-filled rooms and closer relations... glass walls so they could see their kids playing outside and have the space be flexible... don - Wall construction is 2x6 stick frame on standard concrete foundation wall.... maple wall in the living room is awesome! I personally love one-room wide homes because... glass walls, great view I think this type of thing might well be the future of production..."
Surprises Await in Little Glass Boxes
Inside Houzz: A Walnut Wall of Storage Opens Up a Kitchen
"30-foot wall of storage frees up cooking areas and counters for food prep and entertaining... helped modernize the space by integrating a 30-foot black walnut wall of storage that... lovely wall of walnut. Nicely done. We did something a bit similar with a kitchen... something modern in an older home. I would love to play cook in this kitchen! Just love... tions-modern-kitchen-vancouver All the door faces for this kitchen cut from one..."
Case Study: Turn Your Wall Colors Into Art
"your walls an artistic edge with creative color blocking that complements your... color-blocked walls. Using a custom Peruvian blanket sofa and bright Moroccan rug as inspiration... colorful wall "advertising" dust anymore than a beige wall? Laborious upkeep of what... ceiling and wall to wall windows. I tried for that in my next house in the "playroom"... Stool-modern-bar-stools-and-counter-stools I've used color at architectural line..."
Beautiful Details: Wainscoting and Paneled Walls
"neled Walls Add Substance and Style to Both Modern and Traditional Homes... paneled walls to a home and instantly it has more substance and stylish character.... many a wall in my home with wainscoting and panel a room or two. While this interior... a more modern appeal. It just comes down to what it is paired with.... painted wall and then paint wall with a gloss white paint. It looks like it is completely... touch your wall can tell the difference. And they shouldn't be touching your wall anyway..."
In Austin, a Backyard Wall Provides More Than Privacy
Designers solve a common privacy problem — and create some unexpected play — with a clever screening solution
"put up walls to divide space, to enclose or drive things away. In this Austin backyard... 8-foot-tall wall brings everything together. An unsightly three-story apartment building... amazing modern wall, great design! Absolute genius! This idea will never grow old... "movie wall" but I'd call it "installation art". Regardless of what one may call it... idea -wall frame What a wonderful, creative solution to an all too common problem..."
Design Workshop: 3 Ingenious Ways With Wall Cabinets
For storage, space dividers and more, look to integrated cabinetry that enhances a room’s architecture and helps you live better
"make a wall to wall media center. Thanks a lot for the great pictures! Great article... stair case wall. Rangement Love these looks. I am doing a wall in my bedroom with double... bed-cum-wall. Have always liked this idea. Keeps the room uncluttered. Wow there are... storage walls that act as partitions, and it makes my head spin how to access the lofts... cabinet walls all the time! Note below all the storage in this Zoom-Desk unit recently..."
Turn a Wall into a Window with the Magic of Scenic Wallpaper
Bring the outdoors inside with a classic design element equally at home in traditional and modern décor
"beautifully in modern homes as well. If hand-painted scenics are out of your price range (they're... fifth wall? Killy, I love the "Handpainted Scene of Greenwich, CT" idea for my windowless... room's far wall to bring the outdoors in. Do you know where I can get that? Thanks very... just one wall as an accent or apply it on four walls to make it feel like you're always... decidedly modern dining room. The contrast makes the room feel timeless—you can't necessarily..."
My Houzz: LEDs and a Living Wall Color a Minimalist Slovakian Home
Thanks to a modern overhaul, this small Central European apartment is now a testament to efficiency and thoughtful design
"to a modern overhaul, this small Central European apartment is now a testament to... living wall that lights up with kaleidoscopic colors. Houzz at a Glance Who lives... love the wall-mounted desks under the living wall. Dear Marlie, thank you very much... plant wall, great way to add color and inocrporating plants without crowding table... on the wall and not very balanced. A very large magnetic whiteboard would be more..."
Houzz Tour: 1950s Hilltop Home Gets a Dose of Modern Style
"on the wall," says Baker. "It's best viewed around white walls and less clutter."... warren of walls and clutter." Architect Mason Miller knocked down almost every interior... interior wall in the 1,600-square-foot apartment's main floor, clearing the way for... rustic, modern and retro-inspired décor. The view of the blue sky, the endless ocean... sleek modern elements really inspired the concept," says Baker. Walls were kept..."
Surface Smarts: Venetian Plaster
Centuries-old Venetian plaster has made a roaring comeback in modern interiors. Could this old-world wall favorite work in your home?
"comeback in modern interiors. Could this old-world wall favorite work in your home?... ordinary walls. Here's what you need to know about this time-honored technique.... contemporary/modern to traditional/old world designs. Most times on columns I just create... their walls..hope this helps :) Busy Bee Burnishing kit, never heard of that one... troweled onto walls and polished with wax to a rich sheen. Although today's Venetian plaster..."
Stucco Smooths Modern Home Exteriors
Put your home exterior on an even keel with this versatile, sculptural material that comes in a range of modern hues
"Planar walls were often accomplished with a bit deception: Walls of brick or some... Museum of Modern Art's 1932 exhibition "The International Style: Architecture Since 1922... promoted modern architecture as a style. Now-familiar elements like horizontal ribbon... unadorned walls prevailed in the primarily European examples collected for the exhibition... lines of modern architecture, but stucco still finds a place, especially in climates..."
How to Get That Modern Scandinavian Look
It's not all stark design and clean lines. Scandinavian decorating is surprisingly warm and ventures well beyond white
"thing as wall-to-wall carpet in Sweden. Warmth comes from wood and area rugs, and shoes... White walls. Bright white is the color of choice in Scandinavia (but don't worry... taste for modern furniture or architecture. The lack of window treatment is not only... white wall paint especially with close deciduous trees (like photo number 1) in... light gray walls to play off of a mix of color and fabric. Orange Dala horse is in a..."
Cool Wallpaper Spotted: Wait, No It's Fabric!
"oodsy-modern pattern adds whimsy and color to a baby-friendly bathroom... Obviously, the wall pattern is the look I most want to steal. But I was so surprised to find... hear the walls of this bathroom are covered in none other than IKEA fabric. Read on... on one wall and it is fabulous. When I was in college, I used fabric as wall paper... fabric as a wall covering? Do you know what the 'homemade paste' is? I presume that it..."
Roots of Style: Pueblo Revival Architecture Welcomes Modern Life
Centuries-old details of adobe construction still appeal in the desert Southwest, adapted to today's tastes
"exterior walls. Roof beams called vigas also pierce the exterior walls and provide a... many modern houses have adapted the architecture into wood-framed buildings, maintaining... stuccoed walls. Ironically, Greek revival impressions crept into the genre during the... house wall designs for these houses using EPS sandwiched walls (stucco outside, drywall... brick walls that made for excellent insulation. I visited a number of them to get..."