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Create a Customized Office Look Without Built-Ins
Make your home office highly functional and gorgeous with flexible, affordable freestanding shelving
"your home office highly functional and gorgeous with flexible, affordable freestanding... home offices have drop-dead gorgeous built-ins to hold everything you need. But... those built-ins come with a steep price tag, and you may not want a permanent storage... looking for office solutions that you won't have to leave behind, here are some great-looking... a home office that I want to redo and built-ins are not only expensive but not a great..."
Renovation Detail: The Built-In Corkboard
Stick 'em up! Line cabinet fronts, backsplashes and other slivers of space with cork to create a handy surface for pinning and posting
"backsplashes, built-in corkboards tell the story of our lives. Where in your home will you... top: the built-in corkboard. I'm a saver: snail mail, paint chips, movie tickets,... them. The built-in corkboard is the best solution. By incorporating cork into the nooks... our home office renovation, which means that it's go time. And by go time, I mean the... renovation in which I ask my carpenter husband to create the customizations from my mile-long..."
Cozy Up in a Built-In Bed Cubby
"rl up in a welcoming sleeping nook, built-in or simply set off with a romantic curtain... cozy bed in the wintertime? I’ll tell you: it’s a super cozy bed tucked into a nook... aid you in maximizing awkward slanted walls, and help you to sneak beds into unexpected... loved cozy built-in beds, Here's one I did in a classic Nob Hill residence. Sleeping with... cozy built ins. Dog nook is priceless!! I love box beds! One hundred years ago there..."
Houzz Tour: Shed-Turned-Office in a London Garden
Working and being outdoors aren't mutually exclusive for a U.K. couple — they built an office space amid the greenery of their backyard
"— they built an office space amid the greenery of their backyard... ucked in the back of a private garden, this one-room shed serves as an office for... headline in this morning's paper says, we're getting two months' worth of rain in the... outside in the sun. I have serious office envy. @victoria27 I knew the minute the words... could be in there all day :). Lovely idea! Looks cozy in amongst all that greenery...."
Renovation Detail: The Built-In Dog Bed
"place in your home with a bed built into a cabinet or under the stairs... creating built-in niches for their dogs and their beds. Often located in the mudroom... sit. In my office, which is on the second floor, I am going to be a little more... because in my experience my dogs like to be where they can see what's going on, and... really in the flow of traffic through the house. (Unless you have a large enough kitchen..."
Building Built-Ins: They're Really Just A Bunch of Boxes
"ADVANTAGES OF BUILT-INS: - Built-ins blend in to your interior instead of standing out from... "bulkier" than built-in cabinetry that is fitted to (or into) the wall. - Built-ins can provide... The trim in your house can be coordinated with the built-ins for a nice, cohesive look... into your built-in cabinetry which will add ambience to the room it's in. Double bonus... store in your built-ins. For instance, if you plan to use baskets, measure them..."
Love to Read? Built-in Bookcases Are for You
"books with built-in bookshelves is a lot more fun, and definitely more stylish. Feeling... collection of built-in ideas that will have you ready to read. Not much of a reader? Built-ins... Built-ins are great for tchotchkes too!... books, in a garden room immediately adjacent the kitchen. Custom built-in redwood burl... octagonal Home Office. A wall of built-ins for the children's library includes framed art... library with built-ins around the picturesque round window. A gridded wall of library shelving..."
Beautiful Built-ins: Stylish & Practical Design Ideas
"room? Built-ins of course! Custom, built-in furniture can make the most of every... home. Built-ins are secured to the wall thus saving the usual few inches required... linens? Add built-in cabinets to your dining room. They can add value and function to almost... a built-in banquette seat in our kitchen, along with a built in buffet cabinet. Both... creating the built in look for less? We have a perfect place to put in a built in but it..."
The Right Built-ins for Your Fireplace
Building the perfect storage around your fireplace starts with deciding what it's for. These 14 examples will get you started
"filled with built-ins. But to hold what? Before you haul out your hammer and saw or bring... fireplace built-ins below show what they store, how they provide space for it, and the... bring in a contractor, take some time to think about what you actually want and need... build ins for your space. So cool with the secret storage places, too. Here are some... flush in a wall (or whatever object you want). http://www.electricfiredepot.com/..."
10 Ways to Do More With a Customized Workspace
Use a small space efficiently or get every last feature you desire. Custom desks and shelves make any home office work smarter
"even be in the home office at all, but in the kitchen, living room or bedroom. Check... console-style built-ins that can handle your computer and TV to multilevel work surfaces... space. Built-ins, multi-use furniture that is less office-y appeal. Thanks for sparking... afford built ins so I just bought an ikea beech butcher block and two trestle legs... tucked in quite sweetly. I did a "Cubby Office" for a client who had very little space..."
My Houzz: A 'Shoe-in' for Creativity in Brooklyn
Can a mini shoe showroom, an office and chic living spaces fit into just 750 square feet? See how one New Yorker made it happen
"showroom, an office and chic living spaces fit into just 750 square feet? See how one New... lives in an apartment just as charming as her handmade shoes. Located in the quiet... apartment and office shows off her commitment to handmade details. An eclectic mix of bu... doors and built-ins. Shoes (as with all clothing) are, in the hands and minds of artists... display them in the kitchen. Love her style. Sorry but shoes staring me in the face while..."
Energy-Saving Ideas From 3 Affordable Green-Built Houses
"lessons in budget-friendly green building from design competition winners in New York... Crisis in the 1970s that one day homes will be built in a way that some push-ups can... not even in Germany. The energy standards for newly built homes are so high that most... farmhouse was built in the 1850s - obviously age-old methods were used, but it's oriented... indoors in the summer, warm and brightly sunny in the winter. Thick stone walls, clean..."
Built-ins Boost Storage in Small Bathrooms
Need more space for sundries in a compact bathroom? Check out these 10 innovative ideas for building storage into the plan
"sundries in a compact bathroom? Check out these 10 innovative ideas for building storage... clever built-ins are going into the idea file.... dry it in a space the size of a breadbox). My current "solution" is a basket that... them back in there. But hope is on the horizon: We're planning a remodel, sooner rather... knees are in direct injury line. In a dream world I could add 4 ft onto the back of... keep that in mind. Something to keep in mind for your small bathrooms: Minimum building..."
Organize Photos in a Flash
You post them, email them, maybe even print them out. But if your digital and printed photos are all lumped together, it's time to organize
"with a built-in camera and easy access to photo-sharing sites. But the convenience... Year's Day in 2011. We're so busy posting our images to Facebook, Twitter and Instagram... that are in a box (somewhere). Remember when we actually printed photos? No matter the... one kept in a safe deposit box, in case of fire. I use Scan Cafe for digitizing negatives... taken in the early 1900s, had taken on a permanent musty smell after being in a..."
My Houzz: 2 Dwellings Keep Things All in the Family
Grandparents get a newly built guest cottage in Portland, while the main bungalow benefits from a major overhaul
"newly built guest cottage in Portland, while the main bungalow benefits from a major... neighbors in southeast Portland, Oregon, Sam and Stephanie Dyer jumped right into their... home was in serious disrepair, with black mold, small pests, stained carpeting and lead... more time in Portland with their grandson, but the Dyers' small house was not ideal for... resulted in a custom guest cottage that offers both closeness and privacy. Houzz at..."