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DIY: How to Paint a Wall Stencil
"days, on walls, floors, fabrics, furniture — even ceilings. For someone with a knack... freehand painting, and I have to say I'm intrigued by the near-instant gratification... on my walls but I have knock down plaster. Is it still possible with this type of... covered with paint. Lift a corner and take a look. If you like the effect and paint coverage... little paint on your stencil brush and brush off the excess on a paper towel. Then..."
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
"es to painting the walls. Even if your landlord has a strict no-painting policy,... (without wall paint)...check out this blog article http://www.interiordesigngreensboro... let us paint wall very pale gray which would be easily covered with cream if she'll... to add wall panels that you can paint any color or add wallpaper to. You can also... on the wall panels instead of directly on the wall also minimizes the number of holes..."
Great Design Plant: Rozanne Cranesbill
Try this vigorous scrambling beauty as a ground cover or container plant for captivating garden color all summer long
"captivating garden color all summer long... nance gardens, it is easy to dismiss this hardy geranium as just another perennial... Seattle garden. There are many different ways to use this perennial superstar. As... the rock garden, Rozanne would look right at home tumbling over boulders or stone walls... in a garden border. As a container specimen, it would make a dramatic statement... author gardens in? Trying to gage if G.rozeanne will do as well in my garden... I'm..."
Garden Tour: A Ravaged Plot Emerges as a Showpiece
"through the garden that was reinvented and reconfigured after the big storm. Would you... space? Garden at a Glance Who cares for it: Barb Krasuski and Peter Swan Location:... why that painted wall looked familiar! Is there another house on the street for sale... their garden. Thanks for the tour! I LOVE YOUR GARDEN!!!! I am so jealous, everything... Gorgeous garden, beautiful blooms, obviously a lucky lady with a green thumb! But sinkhole..."
Hand-Painted Wallpaper Brings High-End Artistry to Rooms
Exquisite papers painted in glorious detail turn blank walls into expressive canvases conjuring luxury
"papers painted in glorious detail turn blank walls into expressive canvases conjuring... saw hand-painted wallpaper in a house. I was so taken by the pattern and watery color... look for walls and suggest it whenever architecture and budget permit. There are a... flowers all painted with masterfully mixed colors. The process starts with room measurements... unusual wall papers. That property has passed out of family hands now, but it was full..."
Pacific Northwest Gardener's January Checklist
"help your garden flourish in the coming year... diameter. The garden is much the same. January reveals the garden's bones and provides us... s and garden centers also start to carry pots of snowdrops and winter aconite (Eranthis... containers or garden. Add some winter cheer. A little retail therapy at your favorite nursery... and your garden a lift? Winter jasmine (Jasminium nudiflorum) is a favorite scrambler... stone wall or tied up loosely against a fence or pergola and allowed to drape down..."
Pick the Right Paint Finish to Fit Your Style
The question of finish may be as crucial as color. See which of these 9 varieties suits your space — and budget
"agree that wall color is a key decorating decision, right up there with choosing furniture... of your walls? From velvety matte to high gloss enamel, Venetian plaster, decorative... coveted wall finishes, so you can make a great choice for your space.... ago I painted our dining room and entry walls (they share a wall) a Bordeaux color... Plaster walls and ceiling really make a statement High gloss walls can be traditional..."
Great Design Plant: Golden Creeping Jenny
"additions to a garden, and definitely worth the time they take to mature. But if you're looking... a grey garden! Be careful. It can take over a garden. Pretty in pots. I love it... garden, "A RAIN GARDEN" it removes run off water from the rain drain or street... "Secret Garden" effect. Pretty! I have it growing in my pond and it is quite happy... through your garden if you are not careful. I have it growing in various places including..."
Great Design Plant: Hens-and-Chicks
"fuss-free garden color and character all year... stone garden decor. Last year we planted this stone chair and our clients love it... vertical gardens. Id that something that you can help me with? I'd like to do a fuss... in rock gardens and planters, and in gaps between rocks, boulders or on garden walls..."
6 Elements of a Perfect Bathroom Paint Job
High-quality paint alone won't cut it. For the best-looking painted bathroom walls, you'll need to get these other details right
"ality paint alone won't cut it. For the best-looking painted bathroom walls, you'll... bathroom's paint job. Bathrooms take a lot of abuse, thanks to the constant steam from... so your paint needs to be up to the challenge. But before you whip out your paintbrush... sure your walls are adequately prepped. Here you'll find out how you can keep your bathroom's... down the walls, I have found that latex paint on walls will do this from time to time..."
What You Need to Know Before Painting Brick
Sure, painted brick can be a great look. But you need to take some risks into account. Here's how to paint brick like a pro
"Sure, painted brick can be a great look. But you need to take some risks into account... how to paint brick like a pro... fireplace or wall may detract from your ideal ambience. Although painting the brick in your... take on painting brick. Diana Zumeta of Brick Restoration, Scott Crocker of Crocker... finish paint that was similar to the wall color and I painted the fireplace . It turned... spots of paint on red brick. (We are renovating a restaurant wall) Suzanne, Stripping..."
Vertical Gardens Raise the Limits for Landscapes
Turn a small garden space into a towering success with an upward-bound collection of edible delights
"small garden space into a towering success with an upward-bound collection of edible... along walls as well as across your garden floor. Even in a large yard, a flat vegetable... to your garden's overall beauty. When planning your garden, keep in mind that placing... vegetable garden layout, and fruit trees can leave no room, or sunlight, for any other... vegetable garden can be boring to look at. Espaliering a tree on a fence or using cherry..."
How to Paint Brick Like a Pro
"brick wall? Treat it to a fresh face with paint in any color you choose... thought of painting a brick wall makes some people blanch in horror, there are times when... wielding the paint roller to give a brick surface new life.... When I paint brick I mix one part dry wall compound with three parts paint and it... diluting the paint that I used for the surrounding walls (Benjamin Moore, Bavarian Creme)... primer/type of paint if you are painting a brick fireplace? Would Kiltz be a good primer for..."
Knotty to Nice: Painted Wood Paneling Lightens a Room's Look
Children ran from the scary dark walls in this spare room, but white paint and new flooring put fears and style travesties to rest
"scary dark walls in this spare room, but white paint and new flooring put fears and style... oil-based paint. The only way the painting can fail is if the paint does not adhere... with dry wall filler and wall paper over it and in some rooms float it and paint over... want to paint the wainscoating but not ready to go all painted I am forever confounded... several walls in a small room, screams for some paint. Great job! Having lived with..."
Split Your Colors with Two-Toned Walls
There's no need to choose between two paint colors — use both to add dimension and interest to your walls
"between two paint colors — use both to add dimension and interest to your walls... right paint color for your walls with so many options out there. If you've narrowed... two-toned walls can add dimension to a space and help you compromise on color choice... these walls are often inspired by horizontal molding, there's no need for this a... home. Any wall, any color and any style can benefit from this technique.... Consider painting your wall with different shades in the same color. This bright and..."