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The Dumbest Decorating Decisions I’ve Ever Made
"lot of light on a cloudy day in the winter, but that doesn't mean the low light plant... triple track aluminum windows are just as good'. Hah listened to that guy... 18 mos... into the light colored frame/edge of table. This was a second home near the beach that... about the lighting conditions it requires and make sure you know yours. That south-facing... floor in a light brown wasn't helping, so we bought a big persian (fake) to cover it up..."
No Neutral Ground? Why the Color Camps Are So Opinionated
"browns, light olive green, tans, and a touch of light aqua. I'm leaning on using a... how much light is allowed in each room and the walls/doors that cut off the light will... look. Light, bright and airy. For fall & winter I add throws, pillows, window... natural light to make it feel warmer, or South facing room cooler, small room bigger... accents and light gray with white trim, white furniture and black wood, black/silver accents..."
Get the Scoop on Finding the Best Paint for Your Money
"THERE IS A LIGHT FIXTURE I AM INTERESTED IN! COULD YOU SEND ME INO ON WHERE I COULD PURCHASE... repaint a light aqua wall, so much for the "built in primer". Sherwin Williams has been... when the light hit those spots, you could see every one of them glaringly, as the finish... when the light hits the scrubbed spots, it's by far more glaringly noticeable than having... natural light, we have not noticed that the scrubbed areas are at all perceptible...."
10 Tips to Maximize Your Whole-House Remodel
Cover all the bases now to ensure many years of satisfaction with your full renovation, second-story addition or bump-out
"Make sure lighting is adequate with uniform, higher light levels, (older people need... twice the light levels of a younger person) and color contrast at the edge of each step... include lights, paint, all your fixtures, flooring tile, et etc.!!! right down to... every light switch and outlet. The designer can be invaluable in making a cohesive... as most light comes from height of a window. Stairs are a bugaboo of mine. Think..."
Contractor Fees, Demystified
""architectural lighting" that is included (wall washers, display cabinet lighting), but NOT... sinks, lighting, tile, appliances, etc. Basically everything I specify as wanting... shed some light on this? As a general contractor for a large firm, I disagree with some... ceiling light fixtures, or materials such as wallpaper, or the fireplace mantel to... in that light, a proven reasonable cost is acceptable. Most of the comments reflect..."
Outfit a Cottage-Style Remodel, Top to Bottom
If you're renovating with a cottage look in mind, these fixtures, finishes and accessories will bring on the charm
"fabulous lighting at the round top antique fair in Texas. Fields and fields of cottage... carry farm lights. You pick out the type of arm, mounting, shade, etc. I've also heard... great barn lights too! It just shows how classic cottage style is. You can never go... the side lights to match? I've been looking for one like this for a long time. Beautiful... trendy lighting from Home Depot. I'm sorry, fellow Houzzers, for sounding so surly..."
Bathed in Color: Favorite Yellows and Golds for the Bath
"natural light and right now has fluorescent lighting. The only place for a huge yellow... fluorescent lights or cool yellows but balanced with a warmer fluorescent light might be... added light smoky blue furnishings. Still works wonderfully! I still won't wear anything... lots of light. The yellow is somewhat toned down by beadboard wainscotting painted... yellow light fixtures). I'm not saying I don't like that bright yellow, I'm just saying..."
Fashioning Interiors Part 1: How to Turn Your Home Into a Supermodel
"love the pendant light in the second picture. Does anyone know where I can get something... _drum-pendant/ Carlybird -- the actual fixture we used was made by Galbraith & Paul... l.com/lighting.php Love the examples of color flow. I totally agree with letting... soft, light blush-colored pink, used as main wall color in LR & Media Alcove. 8... soft, light blush-color, but of orange; used as main wall color in both Kitchen &..."
My Houzz: Candy Colors Add Pop to a Once-Neglected Home
Blue cabinetry, Orla Kiely wallpaper and a reimagined staircase are just the right touches for a young family
"And the pendant in the living room would have to go. That light is just awful, imo... for the pendant light and this space seems to scream for a fluffy area rug to sprawl... -Your-Lighting-Right Cool! I like the transformations, but not the backsplash...... RAL 6027 Light Green (although it is much closer to torquoise in reality). The carpenter... non-color and light all playing off each other. I just had to keep going back and look at..."
Basement of the Week: Movies, Workouts and Billiards
Family togetherness moves to a whole other level with a remodeled basement designed to appeal to all
"of room lighting, but pendant lighting is not good for pool table play. Thanks for... of the pendant lights above it. I'm not a pro or anything so I didn't worry about... space, the lighting....all beautiful. If this was my basement, I don't think I could ever... table lighting is un-even (you can see how spotty even in the pics) It may match... a 60 W light bulb. We are doing that under a beautiful tile that looks just like..."
How to Replace or Revamp Your Garage Doors
Boost curb appeal and maybe even security with new garage doors. Find out cost ranges and other important details here
"hanging lights Like the frame around garage doors Garage doorsnd lighting Unfortunately... extended track -- none of this should be a problem for a good door company .. get very... having the tracks extend upward closer to the ceiling is much nicer looking, especially... see the tracks seemingly in the middle of the windows. I have a 12 foot ceiling the... to let light in, oh, this door also has insulation that the old one did not. Lee James..."
My Houzz: Ecofriendly and Salvaged Style in a Montreal Triplex
Repurposed materials, graywater reuse, and no-VOC paints make for a resourcefully earth-friendly home in Quebec
"industrial lighting and the book shelves. Repurposing the wood is always a plus! Great... concepts. It light filled. I could go on... May you have many, many happy years in your... sliding door tracks, this is the Stanley "palette" we chose from: http://www.stanleyhardware... N+BOX+TRACK. For the handles, this is for the interior: http://www.stanleyhardware... with the light. I still have the living room to seal but I don't want the slightly-glossy..."
Lessons in Living Comfortably: Embrace the Scratches and Dents
"was a light staining in Yacht varnish, this means that I have the shine without the... , and track in allergies and dirt and feces. And my house is very welcoming--I encourage... beautiful light fixture in the bedroom come from? thanks! bought a pine dining room... that is tracked in. But then, I'm an RN and I think of such things.... Ever visit a... handwriting lightly imprinted in the soft wood. I'm all for finishes that change over the..."
One Guy Found a $175,000 Comic in His Wall. What Has Your Home Hidden?
"for the track including the dates, which were about 20-years prior. The $700.00 helped... train tracks] the current location. I'll never cease to be amazed that the bathroom... power the lights in the house. Unfortunately, it's the narrowest cast iron I've ever... bothered to track them down yet. One thing we know from the Centennial house photo is... button light switches...previous owner (just 2 b4 me), never told me what the deep..."
11 Reasons to Love Wall-to-Wall Carpeting Again
"tube light...I suspect a light sabre moment was happening! We vacuumed, used duct... and us tracking in dirt and stuff from outside would just not work if we had wall... carpet is light-colored carpet. The first house we purchased had brand new, cream-colored... 2x/year light shedder with little maintenance otherwise. Here in the UK wall to wall... train tracks and drive her remote control cars. Our bedroom has carpet, which my..."