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My Houzz: Cool and Coastal Newport Beach Home
A cool color palette, international accessories and sweeping views of the coast grace this modern California home
"furniture, paint, flooring, tile and cabinetry. Inspired by the design of Martyn Lawr... is the paint color on the exterior? Beautiful! Love it! Wow...one word. Not a room... bought paint yesterday in a light shade of grey for my bedroom and now I feel so confident... Elm: wall paint: Forever Platinum, Dunn-Edwards Immediately to the left of the entry... open.Wall paint: Forever Platinum, Dunn-Edwards; nightstands: Z Gallerie; blue stool:..."
Raw Materials Revealed: Drywall Basics
Learn about the different sizes and types of this construction material for walls, plus which kinds work best for which rooms
"ready for paint or paper, you'd first nail on small strips of wood called laths, then... trim, and painting, while keeping drywall mud and paint spills off the floor -- especially... way to paint new, flat drywall on a ceiling? This article provides a good first step... bathroom paint like Auro from Benjamin Moore. What I am use to seeing out on left coast... (except for paint!) Scaloot you can do it either way. One thing I like about tiling first..."
My Houzz: An Opposite-Tastes Couple Finds a Happy Medium
Cherished antiques rub elbows with contemporary furnishings in this intimate-feeling open-plan Chicago condo
"feel" by painting the walls, adding wallpaper to the main bath, installing light fixtures... chintzware, painted chairs, seed packets, gardening tools. When I visit Starbucks for my... and just paint over the bad patches on the wood floor underneath (it was originally... and I painted three walls sage green, and now I wish I went more olive. That old... old paint took washing, priming and 3 coats to fully cover, so we ran out of steam and..."
My Houzz: Antiques Mingle With Modern Style in a 1920s Tudor
See how careful curating and a strong vision turned an empty New England home into an eclectic sight to behold
"some TLC, paint and someone with a little vision to pull it all together," she says.... white paint on all the beautiful brown woodwork. Love this house. Beautifully decorated... saw the exterior: total dream! Congrats. I Love your home!! I too live in a 1920s... orange paint/wood/leather/window treatment combo is just perfect and warm. Also love... walls painted? @sdboyd98 It's Dinner Party by Benjamin Moore i have the same steel..."
My Houzz: Heirlooms and Family Art Fill a 1920s Bungalow
"relied on paint, artwork and family heirlooms to give the house personality and introduce... liked the paint colors in the living/dining rooms and guest room. All in all a very... see the exterior a different color than yellow to liven it up. Not sure what would... them with paintings by the Highwaymen — a group of self-taught African American artists... built; wall paint: Khaki, Ralph Lauren; Windsor chair, side table: Ethan Allen (no longer..."
Mad for Miniatures? Show Us Your Dollhouse
It seems just about everyone loves to see a smartly outfitted miniature house. Check out these amazing examples, then show us your own!
"murals and paintings by Walt Disney; and 2,000-year-old statues originally cost $500,000... I even painted clouds on the ceiling of the room so it looks like its outside. I... missing, painting the raw wood armoire and adding a baby to the family! Diane oleson:... townhouse. I painted it to match my new color choices for the space and looks completely..."
Renovation Detail: Tongue and Groove Ceilings
As camouflage for damaged surfaces or simply for their rich texture and beauty, tongue and groove ceilings create high impact
"finish, is painted white or is combined with beams, a tongue and groove ceiling is guaranteed... product for exterior applications. All of our projects are located in coastal southern... ly to painting? Here's a blog post written on ceiling details and how they help to... amazing painted in a contrasting color. Tongue and groove combines with exposed beams... ceiling. Painted the same color, both elements are immediately integrated. Rich brown..."
Design Dilemma: Color for a Mediterranean Home
Unify Your Home in 8 Simple Design Areas
Keep it together for an interior design that looks polished, feels comfortable and conveys thoughtful intention
"(flooring and paint) to the tiniest details.... knobs, exterior brick, etc just to match the house as it was originally designed.... everywhere all paint colors must be lightened to be compatible (as combination of pastel colors)... signature hue. Paint color can be a great unifier — or an interruption to flow. Encourage... picking paint colors in shades of the same hue or analogous hues.Guides to choosing... space. Painting just the inner frames of your windows black, as shown here, gives..."
10 Extraordinary Door Designs
Flying Colors: Stained Glass Through the Ages to Today
Ancient palaces sported it. Monks were distracted by it. But today's stained glass designs may be more glorious than ever
"enameled or painted, can do more than decorate. It also can tell us a story, hide an ugly... a "Non-Exterior Wall" and lighting them up with LED's or regular lights? We need... paste, painted images onto glass with the paste, then fired the glass at a temperature... series of painted medallions that tells a story. Stained glass artists were also influenced..."
Expert Talk: Front Doors Hold Key to Great Style
You can't take back a first impression. Professionals explain why they chose these striking front doors for their clients' homes
Houzz Tour: O'Suzannah Restores Pear Tree Farm
Regional Modern: San Francisco Opens to the View
In a city often defined by its history, San Francisco architects create modern designs that blend in while they stand out
"The "Painted Ladies," the old Victorian buildings that draw tourists to neighborhoods... stucco exterior with wood window frames is a nice way of treating the front facade... of the exterior. This house is thoroughly modern, but the front facade's mix of two... windows, new paint, a new roof and a canopy. But a look around the back ... From the rooftop... stucco exterior as the floor below it. The second-story cornice appears to be a historical..."
Houzz Tour: An Eichler Remodel Spawns a Design Career
"materials and paint colors. Two of her fellow Googlers saw the end result and each hired... INHERIT painted ceilings and they are a b***h to remove the paint. I know, because... for the painted ceiling, it is a shame that it was painted as the owner mentioned.... paneling and painted ceilings. Not very Mid-Century Modern. Not true. A lot of Eichler owners... chose to paint their ceilings and trust me, after having our ceiling sandblasted, it..."