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1883 pendant track lighting Ideabooks
Houzz Tour: Living the Good Life, Lowcountry Style
"of my pendant lights to homes in the low country style. Check out www.reclaimedlighting... that "lighting" is key. I have yet to go to the Carolinas but my husband has put... parties. Light-colored fabrics were used to give the home a beachy feel. Mark enjoys... home, "lighting is key." The photographs shown in this ideabook are by Travis Dew..."
Dreaming in Color: 8 Pretty-in-Pink Bedrooms
Don't be afraid to rethink pink: Try softer hues for soothing comfort or bolder tones for a touch of drama
Watch an Entire Kitchen Remodel in 3½ Minutes
Steampunk for the Powder Room
Pipes, gauges, dirigibles — old, in-your-face technology has romantic appeal in the iPhone age. Here's how to celebrate its glories at home
Outside the Box: 18 Unconventional Storage Solutions
You might never think to use household standards in creative ways like these, but you’ll be glad we did
I Spy: Barn Stars
Style Mix: Contemporary Cottage
"hammered-metal pendant light. Slipcovered furniture, though streamlined, allows the cottage... Exposed wire track lights provide an artistic contrast to the elegant crystal chandelier... metal pendant lights insert an industrial element reserved for more contemporary... overhead drum pendant mix with woven baskets in the same shape. Clapboard cabin walls are... sconce and pendant chandelier are showstopping accents. A traditional clawfoot tub is..."
The Cooking Hearth Never Looked So Good
"that the pendant hoods are for re-circulating the air in the kitchen and they are not... correct. Pendant fans do not meet code in most places in the US (if not all) because... soften, and light gray-blue island cabinetry and stone as color counterpoint. Vintage styling... glints of light and reflection. This diminutive kitchen gets high style points in all..."
12 Ways Art and Books Can Tell Your Story
Your home may be the ultimate blank canvas. Give every room meaning with books and artwork that speak to you
"above and track lighting focused on the art, and the dining room with floor to ceiling... where the lights are that are in pic 5. I loooove them :) Thanks for a great artikel... walls and track lighting directed at the artwork can quite easily be re-created at home... shelves with lighting. It always amazes me what a difference a bit of lighting makes. To... clip-on lighting turned downward to illuminate your bookcase. Swing-arm or pharmacy-style..."
9 Planning Musts Before You Start a Makeover
Don’t buy even a single chair without measuring and mapping, and you’ll be sitting pretty when your new room is done
"caused the light shining into half the room to be blocked. That made half the room darker... far off-track .. unless they want to. Good tips...after planning on paper, I like laying... natural light will move about the new space, how the space will be best accessed (... you on track and deliver a well thought-out result.While we’re on the topic of budget... right track. Even if you are comfortable with your own preferences and color scheme..."
11 Apartment Hunting Tips for Renters
Land the right new rental home the smart way, with this insight to help you focus, organize and avoid surprises
"times more light bulbs throughout and so on. She asked if she can see meter readings,... Keep track of your co-workers! I found out one of my tenants was leaving before... you're a light sleeper, a bedroom overlooking an alley where the garbage truck comes... natural light, proximity to work or school, or a washer-dryer in the unit, for instance... Keep track of multiple listings with a comparison checklist. When you are hitting..."
Quiet, Please! How to Cut Noise Pollution at Home
Leaf blowers, trucks or noisy neighbors driving you berserk? These sound-reduction strategies can help you hush things up
"with a track system or building a 6" thick wall where the 2x4 studs alternate back... designing a light-filled workspace that was perfect for our work-at-home client: the full... single light laminated glass door (10mm). It all works like a charm! Mark Any ideas... natural light, but made of a modified polyester designed to absorb sound. They come... seal is a track that makes it possible to add another layer of airtight glass in front..."
Hot Looks From the Spring 2013 High Point Market
Get an eyeful of some of the colors, textures, materials and more taking a big stand at North Carolina's huge furnishings trade show
"I have light wood floors and my most recent art (which I paint myself) is in jewel... take too lightly the use of animals whose populations may already be suffering. That... eventually track down the people who designed their showroom space. Be prepared to spend... pink with light gray. More info: Bernhardt The same fabric style looks great on Vanguard's... sports a track arm that raises up and swivels to create a place to set a laptop or tablet..."
5 Savvy Fixes to Help Your Home Sell
Get the maximum return on your spruce-up dollars by putting your money in the areas buyers care most about
"proven track record is the way to go. My home stager was recommended by my realtor... chose a light grey to match the tiles. One thing we discovered though is that the... lot of light as the sliding glass door opens to the patio. I said all of that to... maybe a light griege or muted-down color. You'll want to skip the dark or intense colors... a good track record and a great portfolio so you can see the work before investing..."
So You're Thinking About Getting a Dog
Prepare yourself for the realities of training, cost and the impact that lovable pooch might have on your house
"out the light on my nightstand. I think there is something magical about the loyalty... would track the 'dye' from the mulch all over the deck and house! We have found that... yes, the light colored rug in the family room was a mistake, but I love her and vacuuming... plants.• Track in dirt.• Press a moist nose on glass doors and windows.• Stink up the..."