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Wisdom to Help Your Relationship Survive a Remodel
Spend less time patching up partnerships and more time spackling and sanding with this insight from a Houzz remodeling survey
"could paint and stain windows and walls, but having a professional do it means I... shape and painting the old part of the house, so though I could do more on the remodel... house! Painting a room can be re-done in a weekend if you decide you really hate it... spray painting that little end table? At $5 a can, just do it. And if you're really... cement bricks - there was problem after problem like this - all hidden stuff. I think..."
Houzz Call: Show Us the Home Quirks You Love
"stucco fireplace with the very cool, but somewhat chipped floor tiles. Oh, and my... day not painting wood work and the barrel game table suite. I always envied the people... love the brick floor in the kitchen right from the start and still do, despite losing... put the brick on top of the previous floor and now can't get the sliding door out to... are the brick floors in the kitchen, laundry room and pantry hallway and alcove office..."
Houzz Tour: An Eichler's Interior Gets a Major Overhaul
"ceiling painted white. Lovely home and refreshing decor I love the ceiling painted... at the fireplace painted white. I have struggled with not refacing mine but seeing... ceilings were painted in most of our homes back then, fireplace too. I agree that enclosing... like the painted ceiling too. It looks great. It's a mid century house, not a 16th century... we also painted it white. Who wants to feel as if they have a floor on their ceiling..."
Show Us Your Home Office!
"which I painted with black chalk and magnetic wall paint and added white ledges to... owners. We painted the back wall with charcoal magnetic and chalk board paint. The living... have a fireplace in the space. How about some ideabook love? I'm a software entrepreneur... glues and paints close by. With so much inspiration all around me, I really don't miss... screen I painted and now holds lots of ideas and reference: http://www.libbywilkiedesigns..."
Are Plantation Shutters the Right Choice for Your Windows?
"house is brick but not red brick. What are others experiences with white windows and... possible to paint all the window trims white? In that case, I would also paint all other... so to paint it white means all others will have to be painted white). If we don't... Whay not paint the shutters to match the cabinetry? The shutters should like like they... years to paint or stain 1 side of the shutter 1 color and the other white and it cant..."
Save Your Decor — Hide Your Media Stuff
When you tuck boxes, wires and speakers into walls and ceilings, all you'll notice is your favorite shows or music
"next to fireplace instead of on top of the fireplace. Any tips? Our fireplace is... Ebersberger to paint the view outside the window. The painting floats in the opening of the... over a fireplace insert? Our fireplace wall is similar to the first photo posted above... A gas fireplace can be regulated but an fireplace insert can't unless you don't use... you can paint it the wall color, wallpaper it, faux paint…whatever your style, it hides..."
12 Fresh Palettes for Color Lovers
These unexpected color pairings create compelling displays in everything from powder rooms to great rooms
"ceiling or fireplace, and we did not paint our ceiling, but it still turned out beautifully... woodwork, red painted fireplace, turquoise walls. Have never tired of it. Hi Barbara. I... bedroom paint. I don't see our palette here, but we're usually a season or so ahead... bedroom paint color? Thanks for asking, olldbobbi. The master is BM riviera azure... Twain Gray Brick and the other is Valspar Aged Amber. It's impossible to choose. I love..."
Color Guide: How to Work With Green
"original tile fireplace which is beautiful... But... the fireplace is jade green. We love... bathroom is painted "sporting green", with white tub, sink and toilet, polished chrome... laid in a brick pattern. The cabinets are natural maple with a black granite counter... advice, we painted our dining room Aganthus Green (472) - Benjamin Moore and Frostine... floral painting that features warm, light greens. I agree that each hue has a personality..."
Houzz Tour: A Ranch House Is Reborn in a Los Angeles Canyon
Can you get back to nature in the heart of an urban mecca? This family — and their horses, dogs and chickens — did just that
"masonry fireplace. Wonderful remodel,it's so different and upscale now.i think I would... the old fireplace and tile shot. Too cold and typically "modern" like hundreds of the... living room fireplace and the tile floors torn up. The son's bathroom entrance was interesting... of the paint color used in entrance. I agree with others that the original fireplace... after fireplace and wall of wood is blah. The before tile and general proportions..."
Houzz Tour: Creative Design Moves Rescue an Island Cottage
Facing down mold and nicotine, two industrious Canadian designers transform an uninhabitable wreck into an artful getaway
"you just paint your fireplace the bronze color? Ours is creamy white painted brick... existing fireplace was a local sandstone; the paint they used on it is Beauti Tone Designer... before painting, to get rid of the nicotine - ? these people have EXCELLENT taste... of the fireplace. What a fantastic makeover! Great effort on this! You successfully... for not painting it! A wonderful makeover on this house. Especially love how you opened..."
Houzz Tour: Ancient and New Tell a Story in San Francisco
Chinese artifacts join 1970s art and much more in a highly personal, lovingly reincarnated 1896 home
"many old fireplaces the supports are too close - you can even see scorched paint on... original fireplace surround, mantle and cupboard. It's the outdoor space that took... an old fireplace safe to use usually requires removing the mantle and surround to... to the brick and the firebox to re-do the joint mortar and replace crumbling firebricks... touch the fireplace, it has to pass the current code requirements for flammable material..."
Do You Have a Signature Color? Here's How to Find and Use It
You don't need a TV show or legendary brand to play style maven at home — you just need a color of your own
"fabric to a paint store is great. It's much easier to mix a matching paint than trying... to the paint store to have it matched and then painting small things with it. I'd... cream, brick red, etc. It feels cozy and soothing when I come home after a stressful... want to paint charcoal chalkboard stripes in the hallway and write favorite quotes... "its only paint". Such a well written piece. Thank you! I usually spend my energy trying..."
True Confessions of a House Stalker
Letting go when a new owner dares to change a beloved house's look can be downright difficult. Has this ever happened to you?
"door. The paint on the shingles have NEVER in 20 years been painted and the windows have... shingle painted a strange light yellowish color. Ah well, the house managed to live... it in brick and removed the hand-made gingerbread windows to modernize it. It was... let the paint chip on the exterior, and allowed my other half to dump huge piles of... he had PAINTED the custom oak kitchen cabinets white! She cried....i vow to never..."
Houzz Tour: An Illinois Loft Sparks Renovation Fever
Home improvement newbies (and newlyweds) find joy and a new income source while redoing their space themselves
"insulating the brick walls (all are external), no we did not. Brick itself has relatively... know the paint colors in the bathrooms. The paint in the bathroom with the white mirror... those brick outside walls and the ceiling? What kind of heating bills are you ex... Also, the fireplace is vent-less so 100% of the BTUs are transferred as heat into the... is the fireplace puts out much hotter air, making it even more important to have the..."
How to Pick a Kitchen Backsplash That Wows
Design your ideal backsplash with help from these Houzz guides and inspiring ideas for every kitchen style
"decide on paint colors. ARGH! (I guess this is a first world problem?) Very nice kitchens... s and paint. Wow, these are great ideas. Thanks for sharing. I live in a loft with... exposed brick and stainless steel countertops. Didn't want a traditional tile backsplash... great paint color to make your white cabinets really pop. I don't know what your... think for fireplace surrounds which I am still trying to decide on. We built a lakeside..."