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Loving Color: 5 Ways to Decorate With Paint Chips
"easiest ways to transform a room. But deciding on which color to use is another story. Even... which seem to look exactly the same after a few days. The samples can start to pile up... clever ways to use up the paint chips in their homes.... hanging on to them. I found this post very inspiring and would like to try to re-use... nothing to do with choosing paint, the paint companies will have to limit the store... theme to another amazing level. Every time I walk buy this "monument to change"..."
9 Features to Consider for Your Dream Bathroom
Make your next bathroom even more comfortable and functional with a few of these features and design tips
"luxury to your space, without compromising on practicality.... designed to be no-frills, functional, hardworking rooms. But today's endless design... opportunity to create a space that we can actually enjoy being in. Now, the challenge is... is to design a bathroom that offers the functionality of yesteryear while reflecting... discussions on Houzz regarding what shower head configuration to use. We decided on two..."
23 Ways to Put Your Home in Hipster City
Be one of the cool kids no matter what your age, with these tips for giving your home a creative, colorful or edgy vibe
"continuum to go back and make our parents have cool furniture that we can now inherit... we do to make our homes look cool? After snooping through dozens of homes, I've... landed on 23 spaces with cool design methods that everyone can benefit from.... Take it to the next level by buying local to support small business and be sure to... is dead on. Sometimes you have to splurge a bit and spend a few hundred bucks on a..."
Considering Concrete Floors? 3 Green-Minded Questions to Ask
Learn what’s in your concrete and about sustainability to make a healthy choice for your home and the earth
"sustainability to make a healthy choice for your home and the earth... popular due to their versatility and durability. They can even reduce material consumption... can ask to make sure the concrete is a healthy choice for you and the planet.... is spot on, concrete is no worse to walk on than tile or any other stone floor. It... glaze to sponge on to a muted tone. I used a feather and craft paint to follow the... floors, to be no harder to walk on than tile floors. I lived with those concrete porches..."
9 Ways to Design a Kitchen Desk With Style
"a way to make it look more stylish and interesting. Most of the kitchen desks I see... cabinets to achieve a 30-inch counter height, with a few wall cabinets slapped up on... doors on either side of the desk niche. Any advice on the best way to provide the... myself to part with it. Similar to that shown in #6 it functions more than just... I put on the wall over the desk?? Chalk? Tiles? Photo or other artwork? So many choices..."
7 Initial Steps to Deal With Flood Water Damage
How you handle your flooded home and its contents can affect not just the damage level but your own personal safety
"important to start them right away. Over the years I've worked on many restoration jobs... are able to access your home as the water level goes down. I wish the best to everybody... husband had to climb on the roof in the pouring rain and clean the pine needles out of... of them to fall and clog the gutters. We had to remove paneling, insulation, baseboards... floor fan on it. That won't work, call a professional! We do not live in a flood area..."
When to Use Engineered Wood Floors
"When to use planks and when to go engineered confuses a lot of people. It's really... they tend to be easier to install and they're usually less expensive than solid planks... it's time to delve into the world of engineered wood floors. Once installed, an engineered... difficult to distinguish from a solid plank floor. But believe me, even a trained eye... addition to any home. Barring damage from fire or flood, a well-made and correctly-installed..."
Contractor Tips: 5 Easy Ways to Get a Greener Home
Forget a fleet of solar panels (for now). These ideas can make your home a whole lot greener when money or time is in short supply
"panels on the roof or compact fluorescent (CFL) bulbs. Then you might start to think... check to ensure that you have well-maintained surfaces inside and out. Then crown... important to prioritize your wants and needs during a green remodel, as with any other... attention to how our house sits on our lot, using insulated concrete forms throughout... that have to do a remodel. With up to 40% of heat or cooling loss coming from air i..."
How to Work With an Interior Designer
Interior designers do much more than make a home pretty — they turn it into a harmonious haven that's uniquely yours
"can add to a home. These pros go beyond cosmetic concerns to ensure that a space feels... zero in on aesthetics: wall colors, window treatments, pillow patterns. But that's... envelope to the last nailhead, tassel and tuft. Many states have a certification process... ftime to make decisions on our schedule, so I have to make a lot for them. The ultimate... I rely on Houzz.com to help out. I ask the homeowner to send me images that give..."
Your Space Can Help You Get Down to Work. Here's How
Feed your creativity and reduce distractions with the right work surfaces, the right chair, and a good balance of sights and sounds
"rather be on your feet, moving things around? Designing your home office with your organizing... suits you to a T. See if one of these eight ideas for customizing your workspace does... com/p/Geo-Tiles-Wall-Stickers Anyone know the Panda Print on the wall, where can buy... trying to find an adjustable height backless stool, preferably on wheels, that will... place to create was an old tobacco barn. It felt like a cathedral! The peak of the..."
Outfit a Southern Plantation-Style Home — Paint to Porch Furnishings
"a lot to offer. Whether you are renovating a historic Lowcountry home or simply feel... is here to help. Curated picks including paint colors, lighting, cabinetry and more... sweet tea on your front porch.... water to drink and can't tell which way is vertical! I really MEANT to renovate this... I need to redo a lower level office room from cold masculine dark blue to an inviting... shown on the porch? We would like some with the baked-on finish so that they can..."
8 Ways to Express Your Art Nouveau Style
"imprint on design today. From the late 19th century until the early 20th century, artists... aimed to be completely original, not mimicking anything from the past. While the... looking to truly embrace this look or just add a touch or two, here are eight ways... ways to work art nouveau style into your home.... moly that tile is gorgeous! Simply Fabulous from an Antique Lover's perspective There... paint to match or contrast with the wall above. Interesting examples of Art Nouveau..."
Houzz Tour: From Burned Down to Done Up in Las Vegas
"just to check things out. Palacios was skeptical. For one, he wasn’t keen on dealing... decided to buy a burned-down 1960s Las Vegas house, he broke into it with his architect... was able to visualize what this house could look like, and it was a no-brainer.”... imagination to take on a burned out home. Job well done. Good for you, Palacios! I'm bored... as dead to me. Great job! Looks fantastic. Bet they have to clean those floors all..."
Kitchen of the Week: Open to the Outdoors in Ohio
"situated on 150 acres deserves to enjoy the abundant views its surroundings offer. That’s... Thanks to careful planning by project architects Tess Hilgefort and Rob Busch of Drawing... screens to keep insects out and to provide some shade from the sun. Interesting - and... on the 1960's steel posts in our home. Just brush it on and wipe off the excess... mesh to block the sun out. Motorized screens are designed to work in areas with..."
How to Remodel Your Fireplace
"design up to snuff with this makeover lowdown... drawn to the darkest object in a room anyway. Oftentimes, that’s the firebox when... surrounds it, to complement the rest of your home. In many older homes where large brick... home. To view the before and afters on our blog, go to: http://www.durasupreme.... going on line to find out what to use but it didn't tell me and yours looks just... brick to build it our. Then we attached the slate tile in a pattern to match the..."