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Lacquered Walls Rise and Shine
Gleaming and glamorous, lacquered walls add irresistible polish, light and energy to interior designs
"lacquered walls add irresistible polish, light and energy to interior designs... uered walls have been on the decorating scene for ages, but they're white hot these... lacquered walls? Would you give them a whirl? Tell us why or why not in the Comments... product on wall and still achieve A high gloss look. Great idea book- I've been looking... entire wall in silver leaf, then coating with a green-tinted lacquer. The trim and..."
Dressing Up the Yard: Deborah Sommers Wall Hangings
"often, outdoor decorating gets overlooked and houses that are perfectly appointed... fabric wall hangings that work inside and outside. They add interest without being... for most outdoor art). Here are some great examples of her work:... white wall would be serviceable, but boring. I love the colors - especially the way... plants and lighting in the garden. Plus, to me, the shadowy designs on the fabric are... to an outdoor water feature, but wouldn't it also be interesting hanging in a powder..."
DIY: How to Paint a Wall Stencil
"and a Light Hand with the Brush... days, on walls, floors, fabrics, furniture — even ceilings. For someone with a knack... all-over a wall, look fantastic! Plus, the effects that one can achieve resemble high-end... on my walls but I have knock down plaster. Is it still possible with this type of... object. Light and shadow in nature depends on the light source. So just choose which... with a light touch, start dabbing your brush onto the stencil design. The lighter..."
A Dynamic Backyard Design Embraces Its Urban Setting
A New York City outdoor space comes to life with a curvy new brick patio, thoughtful outdoor furnishings and evergreen foliage
"York City outdoor space comes to life with a curvy new brick patio, thoughtful outdoor... stone wall peeking out from behind and that the bricks look salvaged. I think once... soft, light green Japanese forest grass, sharp-edged dark steel planter, and rough... cobblestone wall capped by the stone was another great design solution. Good job! amazing... designing outdoor kitchen this spring An addition to my kitchen and bath business Love..."
Spectacular Landscape Lights Dazzle in the Dark
"night with 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... sometimes, outdoor lighting just has to make a statement.... actual light source be seen. And for the most part, this approach will result in a... lighting. Lighting is everything! EnvironmentalLights.com sells waterproof LED strip lighting..."
Light Your Patio, Extend Your Evening
Cast a magical spell on a summer night with decorative outdoor lighting as sleek or as rustic as you please
"decorative outdoor lighting as sleek or as rustic as you please... set of lights putting some in each globe. Make sure you use outdoor rated lights and... decorative lighting ideas! The fairy lights in the third and fourth photos are the most... lavender lights in this group! Greatly appreciated. Got to love Christmas lights:)... many en-lighting ideas! Solar lights and candles (real or battery powered) are easy..."
Houzz Tour: Way-Out-There Modern Living in Sydney
A third of its innovative kitchen is outdoors, but this modern home's indoor-outdoor connection doesn't stop there
"kitchen is outdoors, but this modern home's indoor-outdoor connection doesn't stop there... in an outdoor shed opened the back of the house for seamless indoor-outdoor living... modern outdoor living space. Like the other houses on small lots in this eclectic... indoor / outdoor connection with the veranda and wall to wall retractable doors. That's... love the outdoors, and the advantages of a movable wall of glass outweigh the disadvantages..."
Architecture and the Art of the Wall
See how common building materials can become uncommonly beautiful displays of color, pattern, texture and light
"artistic walls through texture, greenery, color and pattern.... concrete walls and brick walls. However, dust falls from the brick walls since it has... brick wall so dust does not fall from the brick wall? Thanks Here's an example from... solid walls for privacy We found the first 3 photos as walls in Scottsdale, AZ.... front wall is that the low window (partially covered by a plant, third picture down... solid wall of concrete privacy's sake facing the front and it can still be welcoming..."
Your Bath: Treat Yourself to an Accent Wall
"accent wall. For the most part, all it requires is paint or wallpaper, and the results... painting one wall a different color. So glad you liked it aprilaries! It's such an easy... natural light source as great as this. The contrast between the black accent wall and... accent wall. Lighting is key in window-less spaces: go soft with dimmers for a cozy... accent wall is to outfit just one wall, but that doesn’t mean you can’t carry hints..."
Let There Be Light! Kitchen Window Ideas
"provide light, a connection to the outdoors, a green catalyst to control temperature... on the wall is another, along with the addition of skylights. Specialty window treatments... privacy and light are a great option too. Windows need to be seen in drawings in elevation... from the outdoors also need top consideration. Hand in hand with window type is the... divided lights or not, not to mention finishes, send a strong message about the style..."
10 Rock Wall Ideas for a Style-Strong Patio
Strengthen the look of your yard — and solve landscape design dilemmas — with a rock wall that fits right in
"a rock wall that fits right in... Rock walls have long been used to define outdoor spaces and add natural appeal to... low rock walls dotting the countryside. Landscape designers and homeowners today are... the rock wall has come a long way from its rural roots.... the low walls that double as seating places as well. I also liked how the wall gave... gabions for walls. All of the stone walls you have picked are beautiful. Stone adds such..."
In Austin, a Backyard Wall Provides More Than Privacy
Designers solve a common privacy problem — and create some unexpected play — with a clever screening solution
"put up walls to divide space, to enclose or drive things away. In this Austin backyard... 8-foot-tall wall brings everything together. An unsightly three-story apartment building... "movie wall" but I'd call it "installation art". Regardless of what one may call it... idea -wall frame What a wonderful, creative solution to an all too common problem... concrete wall that surrounded the house he built for his parents Such a structure could..."
Guest Picks: A Mirror for Every Wall
"bring the outdoors in. I personally love the impact of large mirrors. My new house... the tall walls. I’ve handpicked 20 mirrors that are in the running for a spot in my... for my walls. Now, in prime moving sale season, I have to note the wonderful potential... UPON THE WALL Mirrored faces, Special places. Reflections, Which I see, Staring back... upon the wall. Some are large. Some are small. Each, Doth make a statement. Depending..."
Clerestory Windows Are Tops at Ushering in Light
Save on electricity and lift your mood with more natural light when you add clerestory windows at the top of your home's walls
"natural light when you add clerestory windows at the top of your home's walls... y for light. The benefits of natural light simply cannot be overstated, and there... top of a wall — your home may not need electricity during the day. And you may need... natural light when ever possible, providing light without distractions of an unsightly... natural light and controlling temperature, clerestory window are a great way to maintain..."
"ceilings or walls, this indirect lighting provides softer illumination for rooms... Cove lighting is built into ledges, trays, recesses and cornices of a room and i... illuminates walls and ceilings while being hidden.... gets cove lighting both above it and along the vertical walls of this sleek bedroom.... the cove lighting of this contemporary home office. In the walls of this modern seating... the cove lighting reflects off the metal trim of the black accent walls. The cove lighting..."