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My Houzz: Luminous and Low Maintenance in New Orleans
See the new build that replaced a hurricane-ravaged house, beginning a new chapter for a retiring couple
"About the exterior, I think that some landscaping could be interesting. Maybe some tall... love the paintings and the personal touches throughout. The IKEA kitchen is similar... believe that painting on the wall of the Hudson River is by Frederick Church; if it is,... on the exterior, toward the traditional vernacular of the nieghborhood's past. I'm... ..the exterior doesn't seem to reflect its neighborhood or history in any way. I'm..."
Houzz Tour: Updates Honor a 1930s Cottage's History
The facade stays true to the original, but inside lie a newly opened layout, higher ceilings and 600 more square feet of space
"Craftsman painted white and I just love it! How liberating! In Denver, there are thousands... @dbeil The exterior siding color is Benjamin Moore OC-120 "SeaShell". The front door... previous exterior back of the house, the kitchen and a view looking from what is now... the wood painted white on the interior really lifts it from that dark and dreary Craftsman... color to paint ours and didn't want to go with a bright white. I really like the color..."
Want to Live by the Water? What You Need to Know
Waterside homes can have amazing charm, but you'll have to weather design restrictions, codes and surveys
"based exterior paints are pretty great, but many painters we work with still prefer... maintenance exterior siding (Hardie Artisan Lap with PVC trim) which we're very pleased... eat the paint off the walls.We joke about buying stock in Wd-40. We live on the Maine... The exteriors take a beating, so we returned to the metal roofs and cedar shake... white paint. We are crossing our fingers with PVC trim - unpainted - it expands and..."
My Houzz: Patience and Resourcefulness Pay Off in Dallas
Unhurried remodeling lets a growing family stay within budget and get exactly the look they want for their Texas home
"of the exterior paint for the brick of your home? I have a ranch house that does not... Williams) Exterior brick: Stone Gray ( Olymipic paints but also had matched at Sherwin... gray wall paint... What a great playhouse! I love it! Another normal, beautiful, warm... the gray paint is Dorian Gray by Sherwin Williams. Thanks! Your home is lovely! So... like to paint and add some personality. I really like the color of your brick exterior..."
Dutch Architects Balance the Familiar and the Avant-Garde
Peek inside a 2013 book to see bold new designs for modern living that never forget those living there
"pleasing. The exterior colors look like a 5 yr old picked them from a crayon box. They... that are painted to stand out to attract business when they actually stick out like... buy blue paint doesn't mean we can't enjoy this like a trip to an art gallery or a mini... Not by painting the building cheap blue and ruining the city skyline. Just my opinion... *ME*!!!" exterior would've drawn lawsuits from neighbors in the USA for creating such..."
My Houzz: New Life and Style for a 1976 Airstream
Taking a pass on RV standards, the new owner of this 1976 Ambassador Airstream looked to flexible furniture and clean, organized spaces
"the best paint color for ceilings? @mlzmadsen "What is the best paint color for ceilings... is it painted? Looks stunning!! "Driveways, backyards, vacant lots and alleys are... final paint shades yet to be determined, but I want to mix it up. I think that small... super cool exterior too. if it was me though, with such limited storage I would probably... alll that paint off the wood and caulking the seams and finishing all the bright work..."
10 Things People Really Don’t Want in Their Homes
No love lost over fluorescent lights? No shocker there. But some of these other hated items may surprise you
"even paint techniques and drywall finishes all mimic real things (wood, stone, plaster)... favorite paintings. Clown makeup as a mask? Perfect for art!! Not a fan of silk flowers... country painted junk, anything old world , joining corner windows, golden oak cabinets... freshly painted walls; no carpet, hardwood downstairs and vinyl upstairs that can be... coats of paint over it. I will never strip that nightmare again, TG. But the worst thing..."
Key Measurements for a Dream Laundry Room
Get the layout dimensions that will help you wash and fold — and maybe do much more — comfortably and efficiently
"room. Painted the dark paneling and removed old linoleum. Painted concrete floors... decorations, paint, tools, wrap my gifts and fix up fleamarket finds. I am going to redecorate... skylight and exterior glass door allows for plenty of northern light. A large custom cabinet... bowls, paint brushes, all dirty stuff that I wouldn't do anywhere but in laundry sink... putting an exterior door to what is now my laundry room. The door will have frosted glass..."
Kitchen of the Week: A Midcentury Marvel in Santa Barbara
Globe lights, pegboard and walnut evoke 1950s flair — and you'll love the indoor-outdoor breakfast bar
"and the paint wasn't drying right, but it has lasted 15 years. I painted the bottom... appliance paint, doesn't hold up as good as the automotive paint, but, it probably would... and wall painting/art. Great job -- this is perfect in Santa Barbara! I'm sorry but... had it painted, and it only cost me $14,000.00 Sammie-- Here's the start of my "new"... I've painted them twice, but the rust is starting to take over. The house was vacant..."
Houzz Tour: A Toronto Home Comes Back From the Brink
Not even squatters deterred an interior designer from turning an abandoned 4-bedroom into a chic, unique home
"Black Oil Paint (tube paint for artists). It was a quick on and wipe off. After it dried... spray painted everything black. I painted pop art all over a feature wall. I hung... doors are painted plywood. If so, perhaps it won't be hard to paint the doors and change... have to paint half of my kitchen black! Well, maybe not half, but at least part of... courage to paint charcoal ceiling and a colour called platinum (deep grey) walls. Thank..."
10 Reasons to Love Lemony Hues
Yellow adds zest to interiors, crosses gender lines and lifts the spirit. If you usually shy away from yellow, this may change your mind
"to re-paint kitchen/dining/living rooms next month and I want to paint butter yellow... let her paint the kitchen yellow. So, for me, it is a comforting, sunny, familiar color... Below is a painting of mine with a lovely "lemon sorbet" stripe that gets along with the... of that painting in a room setting. www.paintingsbykegilmore.com Golds and yellows... lot of paints aren't quite generous enough with the tint.....anyone else experienced..."
7-Day Plan: Get a Spotless, Beautifully Organized Laundry Room
Whistle while you work, knowing that your laundry area is as neat and clean as your freshly stacked clothes
"primer then painted them with the same gray paint as my walls. Added IKEA cabinets that... with an exterior door! We're in the middle of a small (hahahaha) reno to our current... needs paint and some decor. I stopped using liquid and powder detergent. Those pods... a tiny painting and pictures of my kids when little. This room makes me happy and... idea of painting the machines, which I will file to consider once colour scheme settles..."
Salvaged Materials Triumph as All-Stars of Sustainability
When you save manufacturing energy and have a beautifully crafted home to boot, it's a win-win situation
"Infrared Paint Remover (eco-strip.com) to soften the paint and scrape it cleanly and... friendly paint. I love the use of salvage materials in the projects here, but my own... orginal paint colors) flooring from an 1891 Iowa farmhouse (for the countertop and... stripping old paint and worn varnish off salvaged wood can be daunting. If you want to unbury... Infrared Paint Remover does it safely, cleanly, and efficiently. The low 400℉ heat softens..."
Houzz Tour: Updating a Midcentury Aerie in the Berkeley Hills
The setting was splendid; the house, not so much. Now the two are right in line, with high quality to spare
"beams are painted white...always painted white...I'd never do that!!! Just beautiful... think painting over natural wood is a good idea ? So much for warm natural earth... white paint ? Amazing transformation! What a nice house! Congratulations! I would... ended up painting over in our last house because it was plain, boring and so outdated... white paint and big windows can do. Love this place, perhaps my favorite Houzz remodel..."
Find the Right Glass Door for Your Patio
It’s more than just a patio door — it’s an architectural design element. Here’s help for finding the right one for your home and lifestyle
"interior and exterior sides were damaged. Pella Norcal agreed to have the door painted,... to the exterior? seagirloo7 - Sounds like you need a consultation with an architect... ping--Exterior-Pocket----Lift-and-Slide-Door-Ideas We are putting up an older door... bearing exterior wall, but what other kinds of engineering is done for earthquake stability... Then we painted the wood the color of the wall beside the door. You don't notice it..."