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2536 outdoor recessed wall lighting Ideabooks
Give Your Walls an Architectural Dimension
"treating walls. Wainscot, panels, shiplap, picture moldings and other elements add character... warmth to walls. With the right tools and a (little) bit of know-how, most of these... your walls for a change. What are some ideas to decorate a wall that is 20ft high... looking for wall ceramic asian inspired pieces to add t front of fireplace, any suggestions... the pine walls (sailboat on mantle) this is Sarah Richardson's cottage and she did in..."
Almost Invisible Outdoor Furniture Lets Views Star
No less stylish for all its modesty, barely there furniture for gardens, patios and decks is designed to offer a clear view of the landscape
"Outdoor furniture is an integral part of a garden, providing a comfortable place... kids. Outdoor furniture can and should be used to enhance the enjoyment of outdoor... combo. outdoor furniture can be part of what make the view breathtaking, if the furniture... movability of light weight furniture, the super low wind resistance of open weave wire furniture... care of outdoor furniture that has no cushions. Finally, the addition of furniture..."
Paint-Picking Help and Secrets From a Color Expert
Advice for wall and trim colors, what to always do before committing and the one paint feature you should completely ignore
"e for wall and trim colors, what to always do before committing and the one paint... accent wall, a whole room or worse, your entire house scares the bejesus out of you... on our wall above our bed .. Living room warm brown colour walls with hint of sage... too) and light refraction. You need to see it in your own lighting, and at the angle... remaining recessed lights in that bath. I LOOK UP, SIMULTANEOUSLY PAYING CLOSE ATTENTION..."
Steep Your Rental in Color — Without Painting the Walls
Let your favorite hues loose without skirting your lease, with these room-by-room ideas for apartments and other rented homes
"painting the walls. Even if your landlord has a strict no-painting policy, or you know you... on the wall panels instead of directly on the wall also minimizes the number of holes... in the wall. Here are a couple of examples of panels I made: the floating lighted... lot more wall coverage for your money than a piece of traditional wall art, and it's... in the wall you can add color to windows with lightweight curtains on tension rods..."
Unexpected Style for Your Wall
"Consider a wall of wooden tiles. Regardless of the treatment, these options are sure to... marble wall...but is anyone else bothered by the idea of cleaning the 3 day wall surfaces... marble wall, and everything else in that powder room, is beautiful. LOVE... thanks... marble wall? The natural veining and color variation of the marble turns the wall... on any wall space. Instead of going only around the base or where the wall meets the..."
"short wall can serve a variety of needs virtually anywhere in the house... pony wall is a half-wall or short wall that does not bear the load of any overlying... a pony wall anchors a recessed living space. A pony wall separates this dining room... pony wall provides a little bit of privacy. A pony wall used to separate areas of... batten pony wall allows everyone to see the TV. A pony wall opens up the staircase and..."
Are Your Walls Talking? Wallpaper Makes a Comeback!
"their walls of it -- opting for a more minimalist look. Now, wall coverings have... grandmother's walls. Many remember the wallpapers of the 1960s and 1970s, when bright geometric... cutting edge wall coverings are made of anything but paper.... natural light and is the only way to bring the outdoors in. The Juicy Fruit is fun... Cork Wall Covering gives a contemporary feeling to an otherwise formal foyer area..."
Scope Out a Family Greenhouse Grown From Scraps
Can-do resourcefulness and less than $400 lead to a new 8- by 8-foot home for plants on a Tennessee family's property
"north wall really needs to be a solid wall that is oinsulated, probably a heat sink... from that wall. Love the attitude--If I can do this complex thing, there's no reason... for good light until mid to late afternoon through out the summer months. This had been... foundation walls to add to the longevity of the timbers. This is a very lame blogspot... greenhouse walls was “like putting together a puzzle,” she says. Constructing the greenhouse..."
Kitchen Islands: Pendant Lights Done Right
"lights and some wall-mounted lights; accent lighting, which draws attention to a... of home lighting: Ambient lighting, the general illumination you get from ceiling lights... and task lighting, like pendants and under-counter lights. In a working room like a... task lighting takes on an importance that's hard to overstate. Pendant lights,... ow to light an island is a subject of endless speculation and worry, but it needn't..."
Patio of the Week: Bargain Pieces Take a Sunny Outdoor Room High End
See how a design-savvy homeowner put discount furniture and big-box accessories together for a polished patio look
"cheerful outdoor room. Patio at a Glance Location: San Diego Size: 20 feet by 20 feet... of my outdoor furniture and my barbecue at Lowes for half of their original pricing... with tea lights and hung them with fishing wire from the pergola. The tea lights create... natural outdoor extension of the living room. A pergola just past the patio helps... Café lights from Bed, Bath and Beyond add to the nighttime ambiance. During the..."
New Classics: The Boston Library Light
These swing-arm sconces save space, focus the light and look great in kitchens, bedrooms and, yes, libraries of all styles
"focus the light and look great in kitchens, bedrooms and, yes, libraries of all styles... kitchen light and saving space as a bedtime reading light or as a desk light. While... stylish wall-mounted swing-arm light that's been popping up all over Houzz lately.... Library Light by Sandy Chapman, and it's not just for libraries. This light works well... eyeball recessed lights I currently have. I wonder what they would look like mounted..."
A Pattern Language: Light From Two Sides
"varied lighting conditions, the authors conclude that light on two sides creates a... 159 — Light on Two Sides of Every Room — purports that the success or failure of... artificial light and the ability to naturally ventilate a space. Whatever the reasoning... defines and outdoor space and is laid out with rooms shallow enough to have flow-through... styles and lighting effects that can be said to follow Pattern 159...."
Get the Dirt on Potting Benches
Possibly a gardener's best friend, potting benches have some surprising uses both outdoors and inside the home
"uses both outdoors and inside the home... white lights dangling from the roof structure while candles glow on the table. A... during outdoor dinner parties. Watering cans and a place to sit and putter are useful... into the wall behind it. Also, matching baskets can serve as storage for tools, bulbs... as an outdoor bar. This potting shed on a farmhouse property provides storage for... needn't be outdoors. Dear Daisy Cottage has made her potting area decorative as well as..."
Turn Household 'Junk' Into Garden Treasures
Don't kick discarded household items to the curb — send them to the garden as planters, art pieces and conversation starters
"stone wall with a rose bush in front of it. I found lots of vintage enamelware or... into tea lights for a photo shoot - and if anyone wants my collection of blue bottles... charm as a light fixture bedecked with mason jar hurricanes and a Moravian star. Check... weathered wall of metal coffee tins even more interesting. Salvaged boards. A variety..."
Design Trends: Plunging Into Deep Dark Walls
"all four walls were painted navy. Would it be correct to just paint the window wall... LOVE dark walls and your post!! Thank you :) Great post Becky! We're considering dark... some more light in there. Love the pics! Mom, personally, I love making my room dark... the dark walls!!! Great post. Thanks for sharing! Hi Becky, Another great post, just... liked dark walls, but adore those black ones. When accessorized correctly, there is nothing..."