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The Bay Window Goes Modern
Square tubes, cantilevered cubes, mixed glass ... new plays on bay windows are boldly branching out in modern architecture
"cantilevered cubes, mixed glass ... new plays on bay windows are boldly branching out in... area, light and seating capacity — and the various means of expressing the idea in... outs or cube add on to buildings that are all ready square or cube shape work but I... up the light/view it gives. Guess I'll just repeat it with today's windows. Pella... profile, are light weight, would have no strings, have low profile headers, and would be..."
Small Luxuries: Chill at Home With a Specialty Ice Maker
Get perfectly clear cubes — and never wrestle a tray again — with a freestanding or built-in ice maker
"clear cubes — and never wrestle a tray again — with a freestanding or built-in ice... crafted ice cube in the right type of glass can elevate happy hour to a whole new level... Clear ice cubes are the result of many things, mainly using distilled or well-filtered... in the cube as it freezes. It layers the water gently and frequently until it freezes... clear cube with no trapped air. I know, I know — who cares, right? But that's what..."
Objects of Desire: 8 Gorgeous Globe Light Fixtures
Conjure the music of the spheres with everything from a single globe light to a constellation of pendants
"globe light to a constellation of pendants... they’re lighting a half bath or a grand entryway, globe fixtures have a way of giving... globe lights in the article! Our take on the globe light is this vintage bubble... modern cube! Here is an option for great modern globe lights from IKEA! What size... com/categories/lighting/products/mayuhana-pendant#.U5hHfPldWSo Here is my globe light I made... the Ikea light derby posted above, could you get another light that would fit over your..."
Pick the Right Pendant for Your Kitchen Island
Don't settle for bland builder-grade pendant lights when you can have your pick of colors and kinds to match your kitchen's style
"pendant lights when you can have your pick of colors and kinds to match your kitchen's... droplet lights. Builder-grade pendant lights have become as predictable as maple and... Because the lights that hang over your kitchen peninsula are a great opportunity to amp... pendant lights of different styles. Some are more subdued, some are major scene stealers... style of light? Any suggesion would be great! Those blue morrocan lights just slay me..."
Houzz Tour: An Indian High-Rise Trips the Light Fantastic
Surreal colored lighting and an ubercontemporary design make an apartment near Mumbai dance with drama
"colored lighting and an ubercontemporary design make an apartment near Mumbai dance... play with lighting and shadow in creative ways. During the day, sunshine casts cool shadow... colored light that can change on a whim. “It’s how I add drama, texture and shadow... changing LED lights are a nice touch and is probably a great novelty to have, but I'd say... colored lights and so I would stick to good old white light at night. Those extremely..."
15 Ways to Create Drama With Light Fixtures
Use lights as artful decorating elements, and watch them draw attention for more than their ability to illuminate
"Use lights as artful decorating elements, and watch them draw attention for more... lamps and light fixtures help set the mood of a space with their light, but they do the... choosing light fixtures. Whether you are a traditionalist or a radical modernist, carve... creative lighting choices. For guidance I’ve assembled some interesting fixtures that... believed that lighting and light fixtures can add so much to any given room. We bought..."
Light Up Your Night With an Easy Outdoor Table Lamp
"some soft light to my outdoor space. An electricity-free and battery-free outdoor table... landscape lights don't give off much light. Not sure how bright it would be. I'm guessing... power the light. lovemcm=Just put the solar light portion out in the sun early in the... garden lights don't give off a lot of light, and need to be in full sun during the... solar lights actually give off more light than others---how can you tell the wattage..."
House Hunting? Look Carefully at the Light
"placed lighting fixtures, and keep the window coverings light, airy, and light filtering... flick on a light switch in the summer. Pure magic! Not only check for light but angle... block our light. We not only have excellent light from the south, it comes from at least... lots of light coming in, giving us good light and a fantastic view over the landscape... even more light. Light, space and character, those are the requirements for me. Anything..."
Spectacular Landscape Lights Dazzle in the Dark
"outdoor lighting options for the patio, pool and garden... Lighting design rules say that lighting should be subtle, especially for the landscape... pools of light should be strategically placed to enhance chosen outdoor areas and allow... actual light source be seen. And for the most part, this approach will result in a... outdoor lighting just has to make a statement.... lighting. Lighting is everything! EnvironmentalLights.com sells waterproof LED strip lighting..."
Houzz Tour: Sweetness and Light in a Swedish Family Home
Generous doses of white make a bright background for energetic wallpaper patterns, splashes of bright color and playful accessories
"Vintage lighting and childlike touches complete the home's cheerful look. Houzz at... all the light and space in the Wright Home. What a novelty to see all the children... lines and lightness, but found the decor rather bland and unexciting. However, what I... all the light that you can into your house and I believe that's just what they did... bright and light. The orange wall paper and the couch are very cheery...the outside door..."
Berkeley Bathroom Goes Into the Light
A renovation lets wood, stone and light converge to create a serene bath experience for a California chef
"stone and light converge to create a serene bath experience for a California chef... into a light-filled, Zen-like spa bath rooted in Shaker design philosophy... bottom cube houses a makeup mirror. Abueg's client, an activist for local and organically... loves the lighting designs of Berkeley designer Michael McEwan; she actually had him... scale down light fixtures from a previous commercial property so that she could have his..."
Houzz Tour: Dappled Light Inspires Artistic Wrapping
Cor-Ten cut with circles mimics the effect of a massive pine tree’s canopy, for a striking look inside and out
"dappled light coming down through the tree canopy,” Monti wrapped the house in patterned... kind of "light break-up", but I'll take natural lighting always! Chases the blues away... stack two cubes, but it takes soul and artistry to find these shapes and light patterns... Beautiful lighting in this home! Wow. Beautiful. This is beautiful you don t live... open with light coming through. Gives such a fresh look. I am just not into the ultra..."
Great Material: Glass Block Grows Up
"Rubik's Cube was all the rage, Madonna was sporting fingerless gloves, and Apple was... project more light and style - in this particular project you'll see a lot of light that... bringing light into the two first floor bathrooms it passes through and light into the... some led lighting inside for nighttime, however I wonder how much light would actually... combination of light and shade... Love it! Thanks for showing that glass blocks are still..."
Work Smarter: 8 Ways to Boost Focus in a Home Office
Household distractions may be diverting your mental energy. Turn off the TV and tune in to these ideas for improving attention
"natural light. There is no doubt when I'm there what my purpose or objective is, WORK... natural light? check. free of clutter? eh.) In this particular case, I am unaware... natural light, fresh air, and beautiful natural views. As for high ceilings in houses... natural light, enhancing the connection to the outdoors, or for creating a dramatic... their lights I have found to be the clearest and best.... Color your light. Warm, golden light is best for relaxing, but blue light is recommended..."
The Case for Interior Courtyards
"g the Light and Air of the Outdoors to the Heart of Your Home... stairs and lights the wall is artistic in and of itself. This takes bringing nature inside... like the Cube House where does the concept for a court yard come from, a concept by... of the Cube House, the architect's description makes it sound like he developed the... bringing light to the center of the house and using it to organize the spaces. Most... amounts of light and ventilation; if the floor plate is too big or deep, then the only..."