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Front and Center Color: When to Paint Your Door Blue
Who knew having the blues could be so fun? These 8 exterior color palettes celebrate sunny-day skies to electric nights
"wondering if I paint the trim the same color and what color to paint the rest of the house... got the paint from the "mess up" shelf at Home Depot. Its from Behr Paints and the... of the paint or if the control number helps at all. We just painted our front door... know the paint company and color? And did you use semi-gloss or high gloss paint?... - blue walls, yellow ceiling, ouch, so repainted a rich dark teal on the walls, sandy..."
When to Paint Your Home Yellow
"yellow walls! They really are the perfect backdrop for almost any color furniture... we've painted it a bit brighter. My office is the same color and my kitchen a buttery... quite done painting the 2nd floor on the back - but loving the colors. I have always wanted... which was painted yellow, with a dark green trim. Not a bright "in your face" yellow... to the walls, however that could be a result of the camera angle relative to the sun..."
House, Meet Landscape: How Integrated Gardens Came to Be
Trace the roots of union between home and the great wild to get ideas for merging the two on your own homesite
"English garden design has had on gardens throughout the Western world, cottage gardens... Crafts gardens come to mind. But the roots of some contemporary garden features can... allowing the gardens to reach to the walls of the house in the form of expansive grass meadows... landscape gardens of William Kent, Humphrey Repton and Lancelot 'Capability' Brown.... to its garden in general was greatly changed. Their ideas still influence our gardens..."
Luxuriate in the Calm of a Minimalist Garden
"the Zen gardens of Japan. Minimalist gardens have become popular with those who prefer... into the garden. In recent years, glossy lifestyle magazines have featured pristine... blank walls, functional furniture with clear work surfaces and no clutter. But the... minimalist garden follows the ideas of the modernist architecture of the 20th century... minimalist garden design — the use of space, pristine hardscaping, restrictive planting..."
Grow Herbs for Fresh Flavor and Good Looks in the Garden
With sun and a patch of ground, you can have all the fresh flavor you need for cooking right outside your door. Here's how to get started
"regular garden bed, set off as a garden feature on their own, incorporated into container... container gardens, grown over walls or in window boxes, or used as a ground cover.... beginning gardeners. They’re also great landscape plants. They can be used as part of... herb garden. Here's how to get started.... vegetable garden but did have luck with my tomatoes in pots this year, perfect for my... out the garden, yellow shreds everywhere! Does anyone have good storage suggestions..."
Help! What Color Should I Paint My Front Door?
We come to the rescue of three Houzzers, offering color palette options for the front door, trim and siding
"color to paint the front door? I found three homeowners in Houzz Discussions with that... possible paint colors that would work well on their homes. Take a look below — if you... the side walls. If the roof is black keep the black shutters and paint the door black... white.Paint the risers and sides and the spindles white and paint the steps and the... exterior paints? Love this, love this, love this. Not to be sarcastic, could you also..."
An Unconventional Approach to Teen Room Decor
Wall-to-wall posters and riotous colors? So not cool. Find out how to give your tween or teen a room that's truly awesome
"Wall-to-wall posters and riotous colors? So not cool. Find out how to give your tween... peacock blue walls with gold trim which they painted for me because paint used to give me... to re-paint. My daughter wanted a bright fuchsia for her walls which became pale... bronze wall. I found a black bedspread, had a white iron daybed from a yardsale and... compromise on paint colors because I didn't want the colors to be too dark for when we need..."
Paint Picks: How to Choose the Right Coral
"tricky paint color that many people don't list as a favorite, but I think it's a terrific... on one wall and sage green on the other walls?... days) is painted "Kalahari Sunset" by Ralph Loren. It is the most yummy shade of coral:... room is painted Benjamin Moore Italiano Rose and has been for more than a decade.... for the walls, while a lighter pink coral highlighted the tray ceiling. Paint colors... nonetheless. Paint pick: Italiano Rose 2087-30 by Benjamin Moore Pink Coral. Because coral..."
Exuberant Self-Seeders for Gorgeous, Easy-Care Gardens
"As garden designers we need to prove ourselves on every new project. Homeowners and... g new walls, terraces and lighting systems. And there's a lot required to maintain... Exuberant Garden and the Controlling Hand, landscape designer William H. Frederick, Jr... allow for gardens to thrive on a grand scale without a lot of maintenance. See which... zone 7 garden. Once established it is drought tolerant and practically bulletproof..."
7 Ways to Create a Gorgeous Outdoor Room
Revel in the sights and scents of spring on a patio or in a garden corner decked out in comfy interior style
"or in a garden corner decked out in comfy interior style... iron, painted with rustoleum. Those live under the deck during the winter while the... It's been painted where coat bubbled up, but still going strong. It sits front yard... Love "2. Paint it" It looks so beautiful and peaceful, love the yard too! I'm disappointed... outdoor paint is the way to go! if it's cheap enough, you can replace and refresh... that were painted wood for outdoors. Reading the care instructions it said to cover in..."
Oh, What a Feeling...To Have a Painted Ceiling
"Whether painted one color, covered in wallpaper, or decorated with a mural, the ceiling... love to paint our walls a daring color, but then would have to commit to WAY TOO MUCH... because of walls that reach into the second story... I am so excited to paint my ceilings... always painted my ceilings even when it was a no...no But these are like frosting... fan of painted ceilings until we moved into our current house where many of the rooms..."
How to Design a Coast-Loving Garden That Lasts
Good looks and longevity go hand in hand with these plants, materials and colors to make your coastal landscape easy-breezy
"home and garden with a view. The natural coastline is rugged and windswept, with a definite... stones for walls and floors add texture and color variation to mimic the rugged landscape... to the garden. This combination of dusty-colored plants mixed with succulents creates... backyard wall or floor as a focal point Any image or size http://www.AliciaTappDesigns... Beautiful gardens. Extremely short on flowering plants. Plants that do not flower are..."
Front and Center Color: When to Paint Your Door Black
"exterior door paint is Fine Paints of Europe. I just painted my brownstone front doors with... doors be painted with a gloss or high gloss paint? We swear by BM paint..the vinyl siding... black paint! I painted ovr white metal door black... however, it shows every scratch... hard door paints are enamel and fade resistant. Need to read up on the paint brand... will be painted shiney black inside and outside. At the very least, oil base paint..."
Palatable Palettes: Green Goodness for Bedrooms
"summer garden, green shades and tones help bedrooms show off their freshest face... on the walls, and a slightly deeper blue silk on a chair, and beautiful chartreuse... an oil painting with some chartreuse and pale blue gray in it, plus the carpet, I... skylight on walls and voila! So beautiful. In my new house I used Benjamine Moore's Gray... to one wall (or a partial wall) in your bedroom. The various shades of gray are soothing..."
Case Study: Wallpaper in Just About Every Room
"paper wall coverings have reentered mainstream decor with a vengeance. Wall coverings... versatile as paint today, and your favorite designs can now be found on accent walls in... lofts or wall to wall in formal dining rooms. This diversity — as well as near-endless... of flat paint. Her love for wallpaper shows in her design for the Portland, Oregon... small wall with no windows or doors. Once you have done one wall, you will have..."