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15 Ways to Design an Easy-Clean Home
Spend more time doing what you love with these pointers for minimizing cleaning needs throughout the entire house
"all on open shelving. I dream of having them all in cabinets so they don't collect... storage vs. open shelving the closed storage wins. debstone12345 -- I'm sorry, but no... on the open versus closed cabinet discussion. I see so many photos of open shelving... these open shelves. We are building a new house and I've been thinking about putting... in some open shelves in the kitchen. Any thoughts on this? HOW did you manage to write..."
Houzz Call: Show Us Your Hardworking Pantry
Do you have a clever and convenient kitchen storage setup? Throw some light on the larder and share your pictures and strategies
"just have open shelving. In a dream world.......I would take the pantry in the first... added the shelves and placed them so I could get to most shelves easily...I'm 5'1. Nice... windows and opened a small section of the ceiling to make it feel open and lofty. We installed... have an open shelve pantry and no unused space Living in a condo you really do not... drawers), open shelves and upper cabinets. My husband expanded our closet pantry into..."
Houzz Tour: Color and Personality in 500 Square Feet
This Los Angeles home for 4 has a small footprint, but the family is big on creative solutions and styling
"including the open shelving in the kitchen. I especially like the book shelving above the... clean open shelving. I love this site and I'm on it multiple times a day, but I hope... Love the open shelves in the kitchen. Great job! I love just about everything ..eclectic... dump. Open shelves in the kitchen - no thanks it looks very cluttered and messy.... Hooray for open shelves! I refuse to have overhead cupboards; I always bang my head on..."
10 Big Space-Saving Ideas for Small Kitchens
Feeling burned over a small cooking space? These features and strategies can help prevent kitchen meltdowns
"those open shelves for cabinets. Open shelves are for people who have time to spend... motions..open cabinet, pullout drawer...Just have drawers. 1 motion ..pull open drawer... :), and open shelves in one corner to eliminate door clutter along the adjacent upper... doing the shelves make one deep and one shallower. Place the shelves alternately - one... visually opens up the kitchen and makes it seem larger. And the shelves are great for..."
Clever Ways to Rethink the Linen Closet
The Hardworking Home: Get rid of those toppling piles with these ideas for organizing bedding, towels and more
"existing shelves, but I like the idea of the adjustable shelving. However, with no door... except open shelving can look like clutter so have to be careful there. Just adding... like the open shelving photo with the beach towels. it's especially good in a beach... visitors. open shelves really encourage company to help themselves. nnigrt: I did at... later. Open shelves really look nice but quite impractical for people who don't have..."
Love to Bake? Try These 13 Ideas for a Better Baker's Kitchen
Whether you dabble in devil's food cake or are bidding for a bake-off title, these kitchen ideas will boost your baking experience
"with the open shelving full of ingredients instead of dishes. If my kitchen was set... includes two shelves and 10 glass spice jars for your favorite spices. I love the open shelving... center" with open shelves on top and drawers and /or cabinets with pullouts making the L... are the open shelves in photo 1 easily accessible? One has to drag the ladder out and... on the open shelves, but keep in mind that it is not a good idea if direct sunlight..."
Houzz Tour: A Modern Take on a Traditional Texas Farmhouse
Contemporary details update the classic form in this Austin home with a kitchen designed for a professional baker
"a few open shelves in my kitchen to open the room up visually. It seemed dark and... cabinets. The open shelves are fine but just for decorative and they have to be dusted because... too many open shelves in a kitchen isn't a good idea. I'm not sure why that has become... The open shelves helped me cut down to just the basics and to also find pieces... and the open shelves are fabulous. Although, I do understand that no upper cabinets..."
My Houzz: Personality Radiates Through a Sunny Manhattan Apartment
Sculptural lighting and eclectic artwork give a creative couple's New York City apartment personal flair
"pieces, open shelving and personal details highlight a warmth and personality unique... street.Open kitchen shelving is very attractive,but very impractical-even more so... fan of open shelving in a kitchen, but probably because I know mine would become horribly... of the open shelving but also find that anything that sits out in my kitchen requires... is what opens it up and brightens the space up. As an Illinois burb girl I have always..."
Defining a Look: European Eclectic Kitchens
"to be open and airy, as it is in many European kitchens. That said, I am a kitchen... incorporated open shelving as well. The counters are coming this weekend! Can't wait till... problem of open shelving. Fabulous Ideabook, I love the look of cabinetry running to the... adding some open shelves! No worries, the light will not be held against you :) Agree,... I love open shelving. http://twotulipstalking.blogspot.com/ Thanks so much, Amanda..."
Houzz Call: Show Us Your Best Kitchen Innovation
Did you take kitchen functionality up a notch this year? We want to see your best solutions for the hardest-working room in the house
"and hate opening and closing cabinet doors, so our recent redo involved an open shelved... fan of open shelves and photo 6 shows why. All those shapes and colors is floor to... IMO, open shelves work in a commercial kitchen but not in a home. Ya you ain't kidding... about open shelves in a kitchen and all that greasy dust that would collect on everything... backsplash. Open shelving is not my idea of a working kitchen! It creates a ton More work..."
10 Smart Ideas for Your Laundry Room Remodel
Make washing and drying easier and more comfortable by considering ergonomics, storage and special features
"detail on open shelving "Lower open shelving is great for quick access. Plus, you won’t... with the open shelving? I end up with lint on things in my laundry after a time, and... update. Open shelving was already part of my solution to optimize the remaining space... fan of open shelving. The doors on cabinets serve an important purpose: to keep the... clean the shelves every six months; if they are open, the cleaning needs to take place..."
10 Fresh-Brewed Ideas to Steal From Your Local Café
Bring elements of your favorite coffee shop into your home and make it a place you’ll want to relax in for hours
"lighting, open shelves and fun signage for an eclectic touch. Here are other ways to... today) Open shelves look great when staged with symmetry, but most of us don't have... symmetry on open shelves would rapidly degenerate into random jumble. I don't get the... YOU SELL SHELVES! One example will suffice. Luv the idea! Buy some fun old magazines... grandpas shelves Hi Wonderful images here are a couple of mosaics for a dramatic focal..."
From Stored to Decor
"Open shelving is so hot right now part of the reason why I love it myself is that... about open shelving and storage is that it forces you to stay organized. Cabinets... These shelves are about as open as they come, and they look great because everything... those shelves. But they could! Ah, Le Creuset. My own lime green Dutch oven sits..."
Pearls of Wisdom From a Real-Life Kitchen Remodel
What your best friend would tell you if you were embarking on a renovation and she'd been there, done that
"First, open shelving: I have what I think is a great compromise: One open shelf... lower open shelving if you have a dog! And, don't fall in love with an appliance... clients that open shelving is kind of like having a clothesline in your kitchen--you better... opting for open shelving: the reality is that we saute/fry a lot of food and anything... never have open shelves...and I'm okay with that. Friends are different and I enjoy their..."
Small Kitchens: Big in Function and Style!
"a few open shelves or a wall near a cooktop simply adorned with an expanse of tile... a more open look) always trump storage? No, but it is an unexpected design option... roll out shelves Use extra depth countertops to store items in the backsplash area Use... you are open to new ideas too! megan1 - What a great attitude! Let me tell you too..."