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Guest Picks: Like Music to Your Walls
Design Workshop: Kinetic Architecture
"technologies. Planted living walls, windows that change aperture based on the amount of light... kinetic wall, door and footbridge. The futurists and constructivists of the Russian... against a wall? Not short, shuttered ones, but full length to blend with the wall. The... lowered walls makes great sense, but perhaps one or two decks would be enough. What... the end walls on tracks like a barn door and just sliding them to one side? You could..."
Photo Murals Expand Reality
Freed from its tacky past, photographic wallpaper gives a whole new meaning to the term 'accent wall'
"an ugly wall alongside house with enlarged 'arty' photos of plants I've taken... Love... a wall mural on an 8 foot by 10 foot wall, you'd need approximately 7200 x 9000 pixels... these on a wall OR on a ceiling. Probably would have to be in a bedroom though. I may... on the wall. Has anyone had success with OUTDOOR murals? We are thinking of hiding... put up wall murals of local sites we are proud of (our opera house, and our National..."
Rooms Take a Page from Book Wallpaper
Turn your walls into well-read companions even without a library, using the novel design idea of book wallpaper
"your walls into well-read companions even without a library, using the novel design... line the walls of almost every room of my house anyway. I am renovating a house and... saw this wall paper, besides the carpet, it was the first to go. How timely...In the... dinning room Wall behind the head of the bed is best... And the bathroom with vanity also... kind of wall treatment - I'm more for clean lines and paint. If i did have a room..."
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
"floors, walls and ceilings. To decrease sound you must obstruct or dampen the sound... g the wall with a track system or building a 6" thick wall where the 2x4 studs alternate... common wall between my place and my neighbor's home. The wall has staggered stud... up the wall in there, would concrete backer board behind those wall tiles help at... bedroom wall. I read about a foam insulation that can be injected into walls that..."
Stencils: All Grown Up and Sophisticated
"stenciled wall can even be mistaken for wallpaper. Stenciling a wall can be a great way... behind a plant. How would you stencil textured walls? Do you have to sand them down... I love wall stencils - here's a little room off my dining room where I used a stencil... My new wall paper in my tiny powder room!! We stenciled our dining room! Love it -... out this wall is three custom stencils that make up this geometric pattern. The finish..."
How to Expand Your Art Collection on a Tight Budget
"boring walls crying out for some artwork of their own. There are plenty of ways to... into the wall allows us to switch art whenever we feel like it because we have so little... little wall space and so much art. I buy calendars with artwork I love and when the... ns of plants, beetles, foxes - whatever you like. You can get the look of this... together. Wall decals are a wonderful way to dress up any room. I've seen everything..."
Botanicals Gone Wild: Wallpapers that Wow
"the old wall paper, I was cussing and fussing, swearing that I would never think of... using wall paper again.....NOW you got me interested again. DARN YOU! Those examples... removing wall paper, buy a product called DIF and something called Paper Tiger. The... not the wall), then you use the DIF, and it works its way in those scratches, making... plaster walls and my painter insisted his only solution without completely ruining..."
Garbage to Garden: A Vacant Philly Lot Gets Some Green-Thumb Love
Transformed by an artist, this once-derelict urban property is now a tranquil garden with living walls
"beautiful plants plus open space, seating, room for a slow stroll and an artistic living... living wall create a place that benefits the entire neighborhood. Here's how Bourdeau... nance plants she used and realistic advice for creating a vertical garden of your... "living walls" especially in urban lots where there might not be a lot of available... blank wall would make a lovely canvas for a mural which would also advertise the..."
Go for a Greenhouse Effect With an Exotic Conservatory
Cultivate a rarified hothouse feel with or without all-glass walls; these inspiration photos and product picks show you how
"all-glass walls; these inspiration photos and product picks show you how... three walls and a ceiling made of glass or some other translucent material. Cons... warm-climate plants, such as citrus, in cold climates. They have a horticultural past and... You'll need plants (preferably tropical ones), some summery wicker furniture and maybe... metal plant stand! And especially that beautiful bronze terrarium to put my pet tarantula..."
My Houzz: Brooklynites Take Up a Rural 1940s Farmhouse
A city-dwelling family plants new roots in upstate New York, remodeling their digs with cheerful, colorful touches
"family plants new roots in upstate New York, remodeling their digs with cheerful,... replastered walls and a new bathroom for the garage, which became Dana's floral studio... studio. The walls also got fresh paint in the same soft gray as their old Brooklyn home... on the walls? it's a great color! Finally, a house that looks like a home, with real... on the walls and floors so that the bright colors from our books, paintings and toys..."
Great Garden Combo: A Fall Landscape Scene That Lasts
"choosing a wall color. With that in place, the fun begins as we find the perfect flooring... if you plant a plant in your back yard that you buy at your local nursery. I understand... learn what plants and trees to plant where we live now but, the truth is that it is o... hear of plants I ca use in my Ottawa Ontario garden. Karen ~ Once again your photos... focus on plants that come alive late summer, when everybody else's have gone away...."
Bold Backdrops for Colorful Gardens
"painted walls as tools in the garden, solving problems in a most artistic way... think of plants, furniture and decorative accents such as cushions, candles and garden... about walls? Think of this expansive surface as a blank canvas just waiting for... entire wall or highlight certain areas with an accent color? Will you go for an intense... Will the wall itself be the feature, or will it showcase something else? Here are five..."
Color Makes a Garden Dining Room Sing in Santa Fe
Vibrant stucco walls, living art and chic furniture harmonize in an outdoor dining room in New Mexico
"stucco walls, living art and chic furniture harmonize in an outdoor dining room in... stucco walls. The experience is improved by filtered sunlight, diverse plantings,... beautiful plantings and I LOVE the rock fountain. But the plant palette reminds me more... the red wall really draws the eye towards the space. This is an amazing outdoor space... on the wall. One could spend hours in a spot like this. Worth every dollar spent on..."
Houzz Call: Where Are the Craziest Places You Grow Edibles?
Basil in a bathtub, spinach stacked up a wall ... If your edibles occupy an odd spot, we’d like to know
"stacked up a wall ... If your edibles occupy an odd spot, we’d like to know... Instead of planting in traditional raised beds or neat rows, have you found the key to... up the wall? Do your tomatoes thrive on a living roof? We want to know: What are... tomato plants were then planted into the compost. The compost gave off so much heat... former wall hung, galvanized horse feeder ... You can do taller plants in the back..."