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Alluring Lighting for a Traditional Dining Room
Show dishes in their best light and set a beautiful mood with classically elegant chandeliers, sconces and pin lights
"their best light and set a beautiful mood with classically elegant chandeliers, sconces... where lighting is as crucial as in the dining room. Not only is the light fixture... of the light to be great — once you've slaved over a beautiful meal, you certainly... creating a lighting scheme for a traditional dining room that suits your palette (and... overhead lighting off and allow secondary lighting to create a dim, romantic glow for..."
13 Inspiring Ways To Style Your Inspiration Board
"to buy light bulbs, hoard wallpaper samples, snip fabric samples, rip things out of... so by pinning items strategically, you can camouflage all the wires. I love the feeling... thing? Pin over pins. Don't be afraid to overlap the images you pin; once something... neglect the pins themselves There are many stylish push pins to pick from these days. Matching... place to pin. Combine a tool wall with your inspirations. Pegboard is handy for hanging..."
Pick-a-Paint Help: How to Quit Procrastinating on Color Choice
If you're up to your ears in paint chips but no further to pinning down a hue, our new 3-part series is for you
"further to pinning down a hue, our new 3-part series is for you... affected by light. Your light, will not be that of another. Without light, there is no... correct. Light changes everything. I love the way the morning light plays with my bedroom... natural light, as well as the lamp light at night. I rarely try a color now that doesn't... into the light, it dies on the wall to "mud" for a lack of natural light. Don't fear..."
10 Things Architects Want You to Know About What They Do
Learn about costs, considerations and surprising things architects do — plus the quick route to pinning down their style
"route to pinning down their style... daytime light that amplifies the homes elements. Fees for architects are usually saved... flow and light and usability, and should actively enlist the client in style and finish... shape and light. The interior designer is the multi-sensory magician, the purveyor of... natural light into the house? Of course I like windows, but they need to be sited... add more light in North facing living room. I think it's not necessary once we replace..."
Get Organized: Make Your Own Stylish Corkboard
New project for a new year: Craft an inexpensive custom pin board to keep papers, photos and more neatly at hand
"custom pin board to keep papers, photos and more neatly at hand... my own pin board and this looks great. And hopefully straight forward enough for my... They are light weight and easy to hang, and can be cut down into any size you like.... for push pins. Any suggestions for thicker cork, other than those course 1' squares... hold the pins. It's a little more money, but still not bad with a 40 or 50% off coupon... use push pins without it going through the cork all way. Hopefully that helps! Nice..."
Dining Room Lighting
"Track lighting, collections of pendants, sconces, and pin spots are at home in dining... room lighting traditionally involves a central chandelier, but not always. Track... Excellent lights. Check out http://www.novalightingstore.com for these and more. Why... space. The light colored walls bounce the light back and forth across the space, illuminating... Recessed lights and large windows provide plenty of general light, leaving the chandelier..."
My Houzz: A Surprisingly Light Lakeside Log Cabin
"Light gray paint and lots of natural light take this cabin on a Michigan lake out... by how light and airy it was inside, so quaint and charming," Ray says. Meanwhile... choice and lightness of the inside! I love this cottage! It's my ultimate bucket list... bathroom lights .....very funky and original !!! nice nice nice !!! Not all wood is... painted light & bright. Agree with annemarsh and Peggy! Plus: the interior was already..."
The Lowdown on High-Efficiency LED Lighting
Learn about LED tapes, ropes, pucks and more to create a flexible and energy-efficient lighting design that looks great
"cient lighting design that looks great... LEDs (light-emitting diodes) came on the market, people were slow to use them at... because the lights tended to give off a bluish-white hue. Today that has all changed.... yellow light many homeowners prefer in their living spaces. Though the upfront cost... better-quality light. LEDs can last up to 25,000 hours and use 75 percent less energy than... range of light, from soft and warm to crisp and cool, and come in various design options..."
8 Ways to Design With Light
"Ways Light Can Remake a Room... it's task lighting in the kitchen, adequate lighting in bathrooms or just having any... proper lighting is one of the most common complaints I hear from homeowners. Whether... any lighting in a bedroom, there seems to be a shortage of the proper kind and type... type of lighting in most home building. Here are 8 ways you can enhance your space through... good task lighting and also mood lighting to boot! Track light...."
Cast a Spell With Outdoor Lights
Make a night on the patio magical or conjure a warm welcome for guests on the porch with well-chosen outdoor lighting fixtures
"fixtures that light up the night.... Luxury Lighting, Hinkley Lighting to name a few. How many folks out there really have... dark sky lights and love the light they cast without interfering with the starry NM... "dark sky" light? Dark sky fixtures shine the light downwards only and we have local... house is a light tan/sand color with a dark grey taupe roof. copper lights can withstand... $1260 light fixtures - especially when often multiples are needed? Take a look at..."
Decorating With Antiques: Set the Stage With Lighting
Complete a vintage scene or create contrast with lamps, sconces and chandeliers that have traveled through time
"theater, lighting is an often-underrated but vitally important element in the creation... antique lighting (which can be a bit of a challenge) is something you should definitely... recessed lighting. We did not want to put recessed lighting in our house because it... fancy lighting store, but a smaller lighting shop. Look for those who advertise... expert on lighting but I know what I like -- antique lighting! Luckily, I have a friend..."
House Hunting? Look Carefully at the Light
"placed lighting fixtures, and keep the window coverings light, airy, and light filtering... I am pinned to the back wall by the light, especially in 'winter': overhangs give... flick on a light switch in the summer. Pure magic! Not only check for light but angle... block our light. We not only have excellent light from the south, it comes from at least... lots of light coming in, giving us good light and a fantastic view over the landscape..."
Liberate Your Chandelier
"Warm lighting makes family dinners really relaxing. great lighting! more available... a warm light source. But...electricity and water...? Oh to have a chanderlier in... classic lighting has timeless appeal that enhances any decor setting. Great design... req. for lighting fixture above edge of tub is minimum 8 foot clearance, any regional... antique lighting. A perk was the opportunity to buy items at cost. Even though I..."
Readers' Choice: The 10 Most Popular Kitchens of 2012
Citing savvy organizational solutions, gorgeous lighting and more, Houzzers saved these kitchen photos in droves
"gorgeous lighting and more, Houzzers saved these kitchen photos in droves... bold lighting and plenty of natural light give these kitchens looks that Houzz readers... recessed lighting, and they have all poor insulation, cooling and heating roof is far... toward light, painted kitchens as opposed to dark, natural wood. Imho, I find the... so much light to the room, especially if any windows you may have in your kitchen are..."
10 Top-Notch Architectural Details, 1 Lake House
From shed dormers to string lighting, this summer home in Vermont incorporates a bevy of classically beautiful features all in one place
"string lighting, this summer home in Vermont incorporates a bevy of classically beautiful... few pot lights in this home, and the use of decorative and functional light fixtures... neat as a pin... Perfection! The architects and desinger nailed it. Perfection! Would... first the light in the upstairs hallway, and the green color chosen for the study/desk... natural light in. 7. A screened-in porch is an excellent setting for making outdoor..."