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Key Measurements to Help You Design Your Dream Bedroom
Learn the dimensions that will help your bed and more fit neatly and comfortably, so you can get a good night’s sleep
"will help your bed and more fit neatly and comfortably, so you can get a good night’s... improve your mood when you need to get to sleep, and get your day off to a good start... work in your plan. Other bedroom furniture comes in all kinds of sizes. Once you determine... wake. Planning bedrooms starts with learning standard bed sizes, which one you prefer... determine your room and bed dimensions, you can make good decisions about dressers, chests..."
Have Your Open Kitchen and Close It Off Too
Get the best of both worlds with a kitchen that can hide or be in plain sight, thanks to doors, curtains and savvy design
"can have your open-plan kitchen but employ some tricks to close it off to hide a mess... the open-plan team. I have helped dozens of design clients tear down walls and open... to keep your guests out from underfoot while you prepare their feast.... matter your "spread" is candled to a glow on your dining room table, no matter if... Raising your island to "hide" dishes hides nothing. It simply makes your kitchen island..."
9 Molding Types to Raise the Bar on Your Kitchen Cabinetry
"omize your kitchen cabinets the affordable way with crown, edge or other kinds of... make any project look custom. When applied to kitchen cabinetry in particular, these... motif to your molding and other kitchen accents can give your kitchen a one of a kind... starting to plan our kitchen remodel, and the ONLY thing I know for sure is that I want... know what you're asking for! Great article & just what I needed, thanks! Pretty kitchens..."
Contractor Tips: 10 Hats Your General Contractor Wears
Therapist, financial advisor, mediator — for the price of a single good contractor on your remodel, you're actually getting 10 jobs done
"contractor on your remodel, you're actually getting 10 jobs done... construction project. Whether the GC, any employees or any subcontractors do the work, this... remodeling project, the GC fills any number of the following roles.... care of your dream project. He or She should be some one you trust and that you like... anything. Your contractor is someone that is going to be seeing you everyday and taking... inside your temple! And life is too short for that. Believe me :) I come from generations..."
Reinvent It: Penny for Your Thoughts on This Antiqued Table?
Let's take it from the top. Make over a routine table with pennies and antiquing for a unique new look
"do this project for me, right?' Of course he could!" The couple set out for local... did it. Project: Penny-topped dressing table Cost: About $315 Time: A few hours a day... summer with your technique. Would you share a photo of your project with us? Also, does... Pretty cool project! I had seen a couple of 'penny projects' (to "coin" a phrase) on the... and am planning to seal it with Bio Clear 810 epoxy. Will finish with a molding between..."
Homeowner's Workbook: How to Remodel Your Kitchen
"enough and you're ready to green-light a kitchen remodeling project, then what? We'll... remodel your kitchen. Now what? Not knowing where to start, many homeowners fall into... Go with your gut. You're letting this person into your home, as well as their employees... schedule. Planning, planning, planning is the key! This is a timely article as we're... understands your needs, your esthetic and your budget, TRY to listen to that help. I will..."
11 Things to Expect With Your Remodel
Prepare yourself. Knowing what lies ahead during renovations can save your nerves and smooth the process
"can save your nerves and smooth the process... a big project, you may feel a little nervous. How much will it cost? How long will... anticipating your finished remodel, it’s hard not to feel a little apprehensive. Knowing... allay your fears and make you better prepared for what’s to come.... venue. Plan, plan and then plan and you will have less stress. We just finished a... workers from your job site for his other projects. Put in your contract that 1 or 2 workers..."
Where to Splurge, Where to Save in Your Remodel
Learn how to balance your budget and set priorities to get the home features you want with the least compromise
"balance your budget and set priorities to get the home features you want with the least... Planning a remodel is always a financial balancing act, no matter the budget. Chances... remodel project. What happens then is they get to the end of the project, are totally... bring back plans that fit your budget. Both times I have worked with designers and architects... ideas into plans. Don't skimp on cabinet handles in your kitchen or bathrooms! Like..."
17 Ways to Increase Your Home's Curb Appeal
The word on the street? Homes with appealing front views can sell faster, lift moods and convey a warm welcome
"are not planning to sell your home anytime soon, a fresh and welcoming exterior is... inspired by your great works. i have just tried out with a plan. just let me know your... would give your home more presence. Along with adding the style of your choice. There... to meet your neighbors and share your bounty, should you have excess. Here's a small... (see the project below) Well written! The appearance at the front of your home is very..."
Wisdom to Help Your Relationship Survive a Remodel
Spend less time patching up partnerships and more time spackling and sanding with this insight from a Houzz remodeling survey
"you and your partner — eye and hair color, haircut style, eyebrow texture, cuticle... remodeling projects impacted their relationships in both challenging and positive ways... years. Plan, plan and plan some more. You can never plan too much. I've been renovating... done with your project. Thank you for sharing us with your information. I'm so grateful... ting projects over the years, how to compromise on style and execute our plan. What..."
Cool Your House (and Costs) With the Right Insulation
Insulation offers one of the best paybacks on your investment in your house. Here are some types to discuss with your contractor
"paybacks on your investment in your house. Here are some types to discuss with your contractor... remodeling projects. In the past, insulation could be poorly installed, incomplete or... investments in your home; if you can afford the upfront costs, it always makes sense to add... some of your articles and admire them ... would love your comment. Absolutely, minimumjoe... footage of your space and occupant loads. Youre right, Big Small. We didn't install..."
How to Grow Your Own Sweet Summer Crops
Got a garden patch and a hankering for the freshest veggies and berries? This guide will get even urban gardeners farming
"time to plan for those important first steps that need to be done before you even think... planting your first seeds. Related Houzz guides: How to grow the top summer crops,... specific to your area. 3. Select your seeds, soil, fertilizer and plants at a local,... "Marking your turf" only works if you're a meat-eater, and it works for a while, but... smell your roses, and realize you're still in bed at 4 am and there's no real threat..."
Convert Your Tub Space to a Shower — the Fixtures-Shopping Phase
Step 2 in swapping your tub for a sleek new shower: Determine your mechanical needs and buy quality fixtures
"swapping your tub for a sleek new shower: Determine your mechanical needs and buy quality... will fit your space and budget best? There are three basic systems for controlling... Have your plumber install the trim prior to determining the depth of the fixture... knobs project too far into the shower, but you can work this out by test fitting... means? If your building your new home or planning a renovation - you should! Look it..."
Which Window for Your World?
The view and fresh air from your windows make a huge impact on the experience of being in your house
"air from your windows make a huge impact on the experience of being in your house... r you plan on building a new home, renovating an existing house or simply replacing... almost any project. As always, Iove your stuff Bud. Keep them coming. Great article... So if you're hoping new windows will cut down on exterior noise entering your home... best suit your particular project. I agree with Architectural Window Supply. Window and..."
How to Farm Your Parking Strip
"succeed. Project at a Glance What: Raised vegetable beds and pollinator beds in a public... mind that your municipal government is YOU and its laws are created by YOUR representatives... and in your raised beds. Plant your seeds and plantings after putting the chicken... you need your parking strip for snow and other things, this type of plan could be adapted... put in your mouth or your family. So for once, thing a little bit further than the..."