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Insulation Basics: What to Know About Spray Foam
Learn what exactly spray foam is, the pros and cons of using it and why you shouldn’t mess around with installation
"reflective paints and coatings that also helps as Water Proofing Membrane like coatings... finishes, paints, furniture etc. all off-gas for a while without adding a toxic blanket... mix of brick/ block/ stick -- added onto by the previous owner and myself ... why... triple brick home. The addition was constructed with block on the basement level and... from the fireplace if you have one, which will be either carbon di or mon oxide. As..."
Tile Goes High Tech at Italy's Big Expo
"original fireplace is brick. We nailed 2"x2" wood strip sleepers to the brick. Then... the old brick fireplace to modernize it. Any suggestions or warnings about the process... into the fireplace. Forgot. The cable chase is done in 1 1/2" pvc pipe.... their hand-painted predecessors.Tile: Vives Meanwhile, several of the big-name Italian... Moorish hand-painted look were to your liking, you may be interested in something else I..."
Benjamin Moore Floats Breath of Fresh Air as Its Color of 2014
Touted as a new neutral, this baby blue can stand on its own or support bolder colors. Here's how to use it
"except as a paint company marketing ploy designed to sell us more paint. It makes... refuse to paint every piece of trim and cabinetwork. I know if I were to paint them,... once you paint timber, you paint for ever more. I have a feature wall in Tasmanian... outdoor dock paint ( Robin blue) I painted the walls in, the floor is their Flint (Duck... ago - painted all the ugly brown bead board a bright white; painted the walls Sh..."
My Houzz: A Grand Overhaul for a Growing Family
"of the brick. Can you please tell me the name of the paint you used? I love the outdoor... exterior paint color used!!! Incredible spaces. So beautiful - just elegant and balanced... beside the fireplace was the water feature until I looked at the other pictures of the... terrace and fireplace perfect landscape perfectly. It would be very pleasant to live there... are the paint colors for bedroom and living room? Sorry, I didn't see them listed...."
Houzz Tour: A Drive in the Country Ends in a Remodel
A couple out for a spin find a cottage with untapped potential. Their redo highlights lovely views and midcentury charm
"Was the painting over the fireplace commissioned to show the view from that big window... 1950's brick rambler. Had to do a complete remodel down to the studs. I wish I could... basic painting, etc and then the wow factor on the inside and the back of the house... rooms painted in a variety of colors, but this is just wonderful! Is there more... match the painting? Either way... It works!! I do have a question regarding IKEA cabinets..."
My Houzz: From Raw Space to Hip Home in a Converted Utah Garage
Creative repurposing with an industrial edge defines the first home of an engaged couple in Salt Lake City
"place) is paint the raw drywall. That's a great space. Love! I'm no expert here, but... Please paint the drywall - color is good! Congrats to you on very imaginative living... in the fireplace and my home is overwhelmingly insulated and NO air gaps.. Total change... would paint the dry wall as well, feels like unfinished. other than this, very well... better painted out - grey or black or flat white. I think the heating/cooling costs..."
Fabric: The Unsung Wall-Decorating Hero
Rich, unexpected and full of stories, textiles as wall art are a wonderful addition to a design toolbox
"some silk paintings and batiks, but I could use advice on the mechanics of hanging the... of the fireplace) I made from linen burlap. It is hung on a curtain rod to keep it... instead of painting the wall in my rented flat, I just hung the throw I used to have on... white brick wall in the entrance of a Peruvian restaurant, La Parada, also in San... wallpaper or paint on entire walls. Also would really like more info on the "laminating"..."
Can You Live a Full Life in 220 Square Feet?
"view of a brick wall and our neighbor's kitchen. To save our sanity, we chose the 1-br... (DISTRESSED) PAINT AND CABINETRY, BLACK ACCENTS, LOVELY SRTIATED TEAK OR TAN TATAMI MAT... store more paintings there, and used a small footstool to get in and out of bed. No, I... lavender paint with silver irredescant glitter in it, new pillows and coverlet, white... have a fireplace, washer and dryer, free standing pond and a hydroponics garden in..."
Glass Doors That Welcome — and Protect Your Privacy Too
"you have painted an entertaining picture. Someone needs to write that scene into a movie... a 1930 brick craftsman with a large front porch and two original glass front doors... of the fireplace in the living room, there is simply not enough privacy. People are... spray paint called “Frosted Glass.” Immediately a plan came to mind to improve that... sprayed the paint on. The look was so true to frosted glass that, when a contractor later..."
Exploring Architecture: Discover the Secrets of Edwardian Homes
Airy and light, turn-of-the-century Edwardian architecture simultaneously embraces classic styles and welcomes modernity
"had been painted and painted and painted over the years, the decorative detail was lost... nouveau fireplace rocks! Count me in. I'm a fan of Edwardian homes and enjoyed viewing... love that fireplace too but it's a good thing it isn't operable since the combustible... nouveau fireplace! These homes really make you appreciate the beauty of architecture... layers of paint. The year I graduated from college my parents bought what I now realize..."
My Houzz: Historical Richness for a Stately Alabama Home
"natural & painted wood, too. Usually I'm a painted wood person, but since this wood is... unique fireplaces still function and oh......that silver sink. I do love it when an... wasn't all painted white!! franki Beautiful! I have a question. I bought a home built... is the fireplace with the original details, but the photo doesn't show the living... living room fireplace! Grrrrr..... Homes from the turn of the last century make me swoon..."
My Houzz: Comfortable Country Style in Cincinnati
Warm colors, extra rooms and plush furniture make a couple's farmhouse-style home worth sharing with guests
"parts paint & did all the pre-mixing ahead of time for paint material consistency... exterior paints by mistake. Both paints were from SW & were SW color #1096 & SW mixed... for the fireplace from banging up the wall and scratching the floor, and what keeps... of the fireplace in the house! Do not miss the mess and smoke one bit. I do not... real wood fireplace! Amanda is probably right. They probably pressure wash and kiln..."
Kitchen of the Week: Period Details Keep History Alive in Portland
Modern functionality and doubled square footage bring a 1910 kitchen into the present while respecting its past
"odored paints again. That is why I am now using non-toxic paints to grain paint.... typical painted trim and try it. Test various paint removers, and keep track of what... for the paint to soften. See what is under all that paint. Many houses had painted... white paint. Of course, the previous owners painted to sell it! I opted not to... didn't just paint everything white! Really nice and well thought out , the palate remains..."
Homeowners Give the Pink Sink Some Love
"remove the paint, or get the paint redone. The floor tile and sink backsplash was left... house I painted my master bath a pretty, soft shade of pink. More than one person asked... own! I painted the walls and cabinets grey. I also scoured the internet to find a... inspiration painting. I grew up in a house with three bathrooms. We called them the Brown... tiles, paint on walls, ceilings, and trim. The exceptions are the floor and sink..."
How to Bring Out Your Home’s Character With Trim
New project for a new year: Add moldings and baseboards to enhance architectural style and create visual interest
"once you paint the trim you can always paint that too. Good luck, take the leap, natural... I used paint, and painted it up onto the ceiling as well as on the wall. I laid it... Satin paint. The paint is reflective and in the varying lights, the "molding" appears... walls, try painting your walls before painting the trim. You will be amazed at what color... me if I paint it to take the house more contemporary, I'll regret it. I know there..."