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Room of the Day: Brass Warms a Brownstone Bathroom
"unlacquered brass and repurposed pieces for love alone... unlacquered brass has been making somewhat of a comeback in the U.S. recently, but for... where brass is considered a classic finish. “I love the warmth and natural calcification... anything but brass in my own home,” she says.... have had polished brass doorknobs and brass fixtures in one bath. I picked them years... of the polished brass accents tarnished but the doorknobs stay polished. I don't..."
Houzz Products: Luxuriate in New Looks for Warm Brass
"vintage brass to your modern metal mix... tique brass has long been a runner-up to stainless steel and gold, but this is its... of old brass works well with wood, natural materials and neutral color palettes. Whether... examples. Brass has certainly come a long way since brass candlesticks (not that there's... shiny brass but I'm starting to see aged brass as a good choice and less cruise ship... handle brass better when mixed with other metals. Pewter and brass make a stunning..."
Guest Picks: Brass is Back
"Whether it's polished or brushed, brass has emerged as the kick-ass metal of the year! —... metal brass. Its golden sheen pulls at my heart strings, much like my husband and... look of brass. I recently found a wonderful brass partridge at a thrift store, now... that are brass. Of course, the "new" brass is more dimensional, sometimes satin finished... shiny brass to make it more modern. I think the brass everywhere look of the 90's..."
Polish Your Garden's Look With Metal
Use iron dividers and planters, steel steps and walls, and even metal water features to give a landscape a decorative edge
10 Stylish Options for Shower Enclosures
One look at these showers with glass block, frameless glass, tile and more, and you may never settle for a basic brass frame again
Try a Copper Sink for a Warm Glow in the Kitchen
"Bring polish and patina to your kitchen with a sink done in endlessly interesting... copper and brass together so I also have brass wall plates/switch plates and two copper... copper & brass lighting fixtures as well as a copper and brass single lever faucet with... AWFUL to polish. I have tried almost every cleaner on the market and find the process... beautiful when polished but I regret my choice of material. Hi dforsyth. Have you ever considered..."
Guest Picks: Hardworking Hardware
Considered jewelry for the home, knobs, pulls, switch plates and more add polish and interest to every room
"more add polish and interest to every room... antique brass pendants. All of it works together! Blueprint, I completely agree with... These polished pulls have a paper label, making them perfect for getting organized... antique brass ones will fit any bill. They are so pretty! Tired of plastic white covers... these cast brass feet are perfect...."
Colorful chips fall where they may in terrazzo, a polished surface that features a blend of hard elements
"terrazzo, a polished surface that features a blend of hard elements... highly polished. The result resembles a mosaic finish.... gets polished to a fine hone. This terrazzo entry sports a colorful medallion inlay... marble, brass or bronze metal strip.Browse more terrazzo photos..."
Guest Picks: A Whole Lotta Wonderful Window Coverings
Unexpected Combination: Rustic Rooms and Blue
Room of the Day: Balancing Rustic and Glam in North Carolina
He wanted rough hewn; she wanted more polished — and a kid and dogs needed considering. See how their family room came together beautifully
Unify Your Home in 8 Simple Design Areas
Keep it together for an interior design that looks polished, feels comfortable and conveys thoughtful intention
A Crash Course in Bathroom Faucet Finishes
"brushed and polished nickel? What are the benefits of satin brass versus satin bronze?... errors: Polished Brass: "An all-time favorite". I disagree. Brass was out of fashion... home with polished brass fixtures. Doesn't work. Satin Brass: "Being a matte finish... interest in polished brass! We just remodeled our master bath, and much to the chagrin... I used polished nickel for the over vanity lighting and polished chrome for all the..."
Pop Culture Watch: 12 Home Trends from the '80s Are Back
Hold on to your hat (over your humongous hair); interior design elements of the 1980s have shot forward to today, in updated fashion
"Ray-Bans to brass floor lamps. On TV we have a young Carrie Bradshaw navigating Manhattan... like brass, or should I say antique brass with a smattering of polished brass pieces... go: the brass. Brass ceiling fans, brass doorknobs, brass outlet covers and switch... Decade" or polished brass (I say, give me more chrome and stainless steel! Sorry Nagoose... digging the brass these days. Nagel prints anyone? No, I can't say I want to relive that..."
Classic Finish: Once and Always Chrome
"antique brass?), but chrome never goes out of style. Chrome remains my go-to finish... chrome and polished finishes, as well as antique brass. Kitchenlab: It shows that you... like a polished brass faucet to date an otherwise timeless powder room. You can say... disagree, Polished Nickel, is the classic finish found throughout the beautiful old homes... chrome or polished nickel? Bronze goes a lot better with the exterior brick and door..."