5992 painted dining chairs Stories
The Hottest Houzz Discussion Topics of 2012
Discussions rocked and rolled this year with advice, support, budding friendships — and oh, yes, a political opinion or two
"remodeling, paint, color, staging homes for resale and whether or not to mount a TV over... not to paint kitchen cabinets, whether or not to put the TV over the fireplace, etc... didn't paint those gorgeous cabinets! @ maddecorator, Just look at House Hunters... final paint color choice for her dining room, and she is thrilled with the results... Should she paint the brick fireplace? Houzz user jennlehr asked, "Would you paint this..."
Small-Space Ideas Unfold in Origami-Like Cube Loft
A redesigned studio in the Charles Moore–Arthur Andersson architectural compound in Austin, Texas, makes the most of its snug size
"it as a painting studio when he lived on the compound. When the foundation took over... Diamond chair, a Victorian reading chair and an Eames chair form a circle in the living... little painting studio and guest bathroom,” says Keim. It was in its original condition... reading chair’s back swivels around to the front and creates a shelf that can hold... and the painted metal tip refracts light to cast a soft glow. The fold-down Murphy..."
Spruce Up the House With 50 Clever DIY Ideas
"tackle that paint project, get our backyard into shape, and are coming up with a long list... mismatched chairs and dining table with a coat of paint and tailored tablecloth. DIY... outside dining room. DIY: Turn Your Carport Into an Outdoor Dining Room Poufs! They're... chalkboard paint. Now her kids have a space for drawing, and she has a handy spot for... chalkboard paint from green living expert (and blogger) Danny Seo. Lauren and Kyle Zerbey..."
My Houzz: Dive Into a Cajun Country Home With an Indoor Pool
Drenched in sunshine from a massive glass atrium roof, this newly redesigned Louisiana home works swimmingly
"efficient by painting the roof white, swapping in double insulated glass for all the sliding... Gromer painted them stark white to let catchy mod furnishings and kicks of color come... piece. The painted lumber pieces are by Lafayette artist Brooke Indest-Wilke. The glass... swivel chairs: Z Gallerie; glass accent table: Grandlin Road; floor lamp: Big Dipper... second-floor dining room overlooks the pool atrium on one side and the living room on the..."
Houzz Tour: Color and Character in North Carolina
"life with paint. It adds so much character to a room. The ultimate in "green" living... furniture, paint and a whole lot of creativity! The grouping of children's art is fantastic... skills, paint, and hard work. Bravo! Great job - These rooms are fabulous! Warm,... chalkboard paint in my kitchen, how fun!! Love It, second hand furniture is really a great... how some paint can truly transform a piece that may have only cost 10 bucks! It is also..."
Houzz Tour: Artistic and Peaceful in Ann Arbor
Blogger Alli Michelle makes her house a home with an artful blend of modern, handmade, and quirky vintage finds
"coats of paint and a personalized blend of modern and vintage pieces, they were able... yellow paint color. And the window shade in the kitchen does add a perfect touch of... makes the dining room a soothing and cheerful place for Alli and her husband to dine... LivingDining table and chairs: TargetPendant: MASKROS from IKEA There's limited seating... dine. The painting — which Alli found at a secondhand shop — was the perfect fit for..."
Houzz Tour: Nostalgic Family Home in Upstate New York
"picking out paint colors for the house." Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Peggy and... had with paint and lovely accents. Great job!! I too think Rich is rude and Houzz... green chairs in her parlor add a perfect contrast to all the blues and whites, adding... This dining room is their place of family gathering. This space means a lot to her... had a dining room in her house when she was growing up. Peggy had always wanted..."
Houzz Tour: Suited in Classic Style
"about paint colors for the couple's Presidio Heights condo evolved into a full design... Rococo chair bring some femininity back into the design. For the master bedroom, Wood... function as a dining room/study. Measuring only 10'x12', four light sources illuminate this... stunning dining space for four. An emphasis on circular forms appears in the curved... enchanting dining experience. The garden received fresh hardscape and landscaping. Bordered..."
My Houzz: Midcentury Austin Home Earns a Makeover
Neglected but showing potential, a 1952 cottage is renovated with colorful details, a studded bathroom wall and plenty of sparkle
"only new paint and carpet. "I decided to buy the run-down cottage," she says. "I thought... ceiling paint: Heart's Desire, Porter Paints Along with the kitchen, Radovich renovated... Ikea; dining chairs: crocodile vinyl, Four Hands; table: Storehouse... foldout chairs from Collectic Home. While they provide comfortable seating, they also... centered painting by artist John Siebels. The modern pendant lighting is from Besa Lighting..."
Houzz Tour: Firmly Planted Southern California Home
Clear garden views, turf-covered accessories and one very green outdoor room make this sunny home just right for a garden designer
"brightly painted walls transformed this 1930s house into a colorful and energetic home... joint dining room and office, Blas covered the dining chairs from her childhood home... " Wall paint: Catalina paints; desk chair: Ikea A green turf doormat invites guests... Wall paint: Catalina paints; coffee table: HD Buttercup; rug: bought in Morocco;... Blas painted and designed the red "Delicious" sign herself as a colorful accent..."
My Houzz: Casual, Personal Update in Texas
These Plano, Texas, empty nesters have refreshed their formerly traditional family home to fit their new lifestyle
"all the painting, tiling, trimwork and demolition.... hough painting the rooms in various shades of warm gray helped to modernize the couple's... classic wing chair got an update with a modern blanket and pillow and a contemporary floor... bamboo dining set, Cindy and Jeff weren't willing to part with it, as it was the first... occasional chairs soften the look. A circular lamp sits on a metal pyramid table, and... angular paint treatment Cindy created. Cindy also added wall-mounted votive holders..."
Vintage Modern: Featuring Heirlooms and Found Items
"colored paint to make it work.... sing. Painted brick paired with warm toned storage pieces and colorful wall dressing... dress up a dining area. Tip: Pick varying sizes and frame finishes to create texture... leather chairs anchor the space and give the room a cozy feel. The organization of... older chair's punchy color and the collected side table's organic feel. Items can... lighting and chairs with a reclaimed wood table adds a certain balance to this room. A beamed..."
Houzz Tour: Modern Meets Traditional in Eclectic Loft
"abstract paintings mixed with classical oil portraits, and art deco light fixtures sprinkled... from the dining area. Instead of stuffing each box with books, objects are carefully... upholstered chairs with black frames face each other, creating a cozy conversation area... abstract painting by artist Harold Hollingsworth hangs against a freestanding wall.... chrome chairs sit in front, with a green fern to the left breaking up the highly clean..."
Creative Ways to Cope with Corners
"want to paint yourself into a corner or worse yet, be accused of cutting corners.... orner chairs, sometimes referred to as "Roundabout Chairs," first came into popularity... corner chairs were built between 1730 and 1790. There's been much speculation about... corner chairs do fit nicely into corners, their uniqueness and intriguing design... in the dining room? Think corner cabinet! They can be built-in or freestanding, as..."
My Houzz: Resisting Restraint in a Tampa Townhouse
An antiques dealer shows how ‘overdoing’ it with color and global collections can create an enormously personal look
"lighting. “Painting and tweaking added my personality to the space,” says Shine. “My... Horn chairs: vintage Karl Springer; wall paint: Ravishing Red, Benjamin Moore A... of wall paint and art. The kitchen is centrally located, with the dining room on one... in the dining room, which appears bigger thanks to a mirrored wall. Against the wall... room” was painted and named as an ode to Shine’s maiden name, Blue. The antique turquoise..."