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Step Away From the Wallpaper: Why Decorating Risks Are Overrated
"combining the personality of the space with the individuality of the person. I love neutral... that is personal not a showcase. I took the Style Quiz and it was no shock that I'm... your own personal heaven, it is not a risk! Go for the wallpaper if that is YOUR thing... of the person living in the space to filter out design advice that doesn't work for... to us personally, not being literal about wallpaper itself. It is quintessential..."
Contractor's Tips: 10 Things Your Contractor Might Not Tell You
Climbing through your closets and fielding design issues galore, your contractor might stay mum. Here's what you're missing
"words "the person who buys your house is not going to pay you as much for the kitchen... we had personal history of their good work, albeit on an entirely different kind of... from our personal builds. Luckily I must say we have found great contractors for our... kind of person the contractor is. And of course, the same goes for the clients - they... the only person who could be owed that money was the previous owner, as pointed out..."
15 Home Ideas Fit for a Crowd
Spend less time corralling chaos and more time enjoying family togetherness with this advice from someone who's been there
"none), but personally-speaking if I can free up some precious time and energy by making... for each person is crutial! I also LOVE my round kitchen table for conversation. I... compromising personal principles. The idea is to be smarter about how you live, whether... does each person need? I think sometimes we are spending an awful lot of money to solve... when each person had 2-3 outfits and 2-4 prs of shoes. One for work/play, one for church..."
12 House-Hunting Tips to Help You Make the Right Choice
Stay organized and focused on your quest for a new home, to make the search easier and avoid surprises later
"MARRY the person with the house! I thought we would move after a couple yearsI guess... know MY personal limits with how much I want my husband and I to undertake (that needs... s. My personal mantra in business is to do the right thing for the right reason -... repaired, personal things put away. But a buyer should be able to use their imagination... objective person is with you to point out things. If you are in love with the house,..."
To Chop or Not to Chop?
Karate-chopped pillows pop up in design photos all the time — to the delight of some, the dismay of others. Here's why
"perhaps too personal an act. ;-) I personally think it depends on how full the pillow... needed Personal choice on what look and feel you like as well as your tolerance for... contrived. I personally don't like chopped pillows. I feel it makes them look cheap, like... matter of personal preference. Don't let guests dictate what you do in YOUR home. If... s me! personally, don't like chopped pillows .. don't like pillows on chairs either..."
My Houzz: Peeling Back Layers in a 1908 Home
Hidden fireplaces, buried hardwood and covered beadboard resurface thanks to a Mississippi couple's DIY efforts
"reflect your personality and style. Thanks for sharing. Thanks everyone! Lanie - I had... Shouts out personality and collection. Very nice Been there, done that, and I want to... and the personal art and design choices made. I so enjoy a true 'home' over a designer... their personality, love their style. how refreshing to see someone's home that... unique and personalized. and colorful! thank you for this article!! According to the..."
Help for Selling Your Home Faster — and Maybe for More
Prep your home properly before you put it on the market. Learn what tasks are worth the money and the best pros for the jobs
"something less personal? I would also suggest that a person ensure their Realtor is using... other very personal items. A few small photos scattered around the house is OK...a giant... overlook a person's sense of smell. I know several people commented on this. If a home... hiring a person who is entrenched in the industry. The are meeting and interacting... beautiful. I personally love older homes. The process may have been stressful, but it would..."
Dreaming of a Spa Tub at Home? Read This Pro Advice First
Before you float away on visions of jets and bubbles and the steamiest water around, consider these very real spa tub issues
"Every person’s comfort level and body type is different. You test out the mattresses... to one person, but loud and distracting to the next. http://www.houzz.com/photo... 80373/Personal-Harmony-traditional-bathroom-minneapolis @Sigrid, I completely agree... we're a 2-person household (about a 2500 square foot house) and we have a 60-gallon hot... a very personal preference thing, I advise anyone building or remodeling to really..."
Houzz Quiz: What's Your Decorating Style?
""Transitional" person on the test. If I could have labeled myself I would have picked Anglophile... driven person. I love old furniture but also love the clean lines of modern too.... beige/neutral person, give me colour any day! Strong colours too, green, orange, red and... messy person but I prefer a more lived in look rather than somewhere I would be afraid... split personality, because more and more I find myself drawn to the simplicity and..."
Ideabook 911: Desks in the Bedroom — Yea or Nay?
"instead on personal touches like vanity items or stationery, as you showed here. Great... down to personal preference, individual need and space to work with. Agreed. A f... other personal items are neatly arranged on an office desk is located in the bedroom... their personal financial documents in their inner-sanctum. My kids' old school... do my personal journaling in the morning. Instead I go into my regualar home office..."
10 Low-Cost Tweaks to Help Your Home Sell
Put these inexpensive but invaluable fixes on your to-do list before you put your home on the market
"that personally I would do them anyway as I would want my home to look its best... our own personality on the home. The place was really bad our friends thought we had... have also personally flipped about a dozen houses that were impossible to sell, all... to de personalize the rooms. The time to start packing for a move is before putting... too many personal or family photos on display are not a good thing either. People cant..."
Houzz Tour: Throwing Curves in Santa Barbara
Simple crescents and arcs in the architecture make the most of spectacular views all around this remarkable home
"of the personality of a person. But how do we judge whether or not a home reflects... n, of personal excellence & efficiency. This, versus how a more traditional house... unique person would 'choose' this design, but that any individual finding themselves... unique person might emerge. Does that make sense to anyone but me? I know we're... this!? Personally I am spooked by infinity pools and glass floors. Other than that..."
Kitchen of the Week: An 'Aha' Tile Moment in San Francisco
"that this person may be that type of person. The backsplash tiles are not the only element... preference and personal taste. Maybe you find it uninviting, i personally find it fun and... to me personally, when it comes to ease of maintenance. The open cabinets and work... Not my personal style, but brilliant! I love how the bubbles are repeated in the remaining... from personal experience)! Just a thought on the cleaning debate: This family lives..."
The Wisdom of Kenny Rogers, for Declutterers
No need to gamble on paring-down strategies when the country music legend has already dealt out some winning advice
"lovelies. My personal rule is that anything that doesn't move on either of those sites or... love your personal stories of how decluttering is a part of your life too. I love your... first person in the house to blow when it all feels like too much!). Keep the writing... scenarios. Personally, I just wish we all had more time. It seems the worse thing about... to his personal space (mostly), liking the rest of the house looking neater. I realized..."
Design Lessons From a 10-Foot-Wide Row House
How to make a very narrow home open, bright and comfortable? Go vertical, focus on storage, work your materials and embrace modern design
"their personal possessions here so space is not a problem. With 5 year old twins... allow a person doing some remodeling to repurpose these pieces. Answer to charlee... kids. Personally I like my old house to look old, but I do love the stairs and the... and more personal items from their native Libya would make a big difference if they... owner. Personally, I would have preferred a lighter pallet but the design solves many..."