12 pretty switchplates Stories
8 Low-Cost Luxuries With a Big Payoff
Consider the small stuff — like switch plates and throw pillows — to give your home a touch of class
"colored switchplates years ago for artistic ones. They enhance the wall rather than... n AND pretty. That octopus drain cover was in my ideabook for ages. I finally took... (mostly) pretty easily. I would also completely agree that quality counts, when a room... wires. Pretty cool drain covers Liked the pillow insert advice. The pillow itself... com/ I am pretty sure you cannot just switch out your light switch for the one with a..."
7 Things to Do Before You Move Into a New House
Get life in a new house off to a great start with fresh paint and switch plates, new locks, a deep cleaning — and something on those windows
"of new switchplates, take a close look at interior door handles. Our house had three... house is pretty clean, as the last thing that happened prior to move, was inspection... will sit pretty empty for a while, but that's ok : ) All are wonderful suggestions... but also pretty uncommon... As someone previously said, there are often problems that... doing pretty much everything listed in the article. We handled some safety issues..."
Smart Solutions for Nonexistent Entryways
Barely enough space to hang your hat? Front door swings past your living room couch? These remedies are for you
"typically pretty large and durable. Both requirements for a high traffic area like a... those switchplates. You appear to favor minimal ornamentation, so maybe have just... just a pretty tray on it for keys and sunglasses. You could put a basket or two underneath... Put a pretty indoor outdoor rug for feet wiping just in front of the door. Or, you... window is pretty long. Should the desk cover the entire area? Do you have any pics you..."
Mood Makers: Luxurious Looks on a Budget
Want a high-end look in your home but feeling choked by your budget? Try these pro decorator tips to give your rooms a luxe look for less
"we are pretty contemporary but not modern. We like the clean lines and not a busy... plastic switchplate covers (and plug covers that you can see) with something that goes... turned out pretty cool. Cross your fingers. trasgorshek: Wow, sounds like you've been... house, pretty far from any other doors. What about painting the insides of the two... cost a pretty penny, but the pretty is well worth the cost. And when you sell your..."
Guest Picks: 20 Perfect Housewarming Gifts
"buy a pretty and useful dish or platter, and then bake something like a quiche or... using a pretty pitcher filled with nice flowers - once the flowers are gone, a pitcher... DWARE-SWITCHPLATES&fromDesktop=true My coaster sets and platters make very welcome... boards, pretty tea towels, hip lacquer trays, nice coaster sets, coffee table books... up on pretty tea towels is always a good idea. Nothing smells more like home than..."
See the Clever Tricks That Opened Up This Master Bathroom
A recessed toilet paper holder and cabinets, diagonal large-format tiles, frameless glass and more helped maximize every inch of the space
"000 is pretty steep. I'm thinking of a few thousand for a bathroom because 50K is... Very pretty! Could you share the dimensions of room? How much space did toilet... vent, switchplate covers and a recycled glass/slate tub surround.....and more but... really pretty simple and is the standard installation here in Europe. Just remember... from some pretty fantastic tradespeople,” she says. Those planning a similar project..."
Banish Gizmo Blemishes on Your Walls
Unsightly switches, vents and outlets can ruin your interior design's clear complexion. Keep the look pure with an architect's tips
Room of the Day: Brass Warms a Brownstone Bathroom
Houzz Tour: 10 Acres, 3 Generations and Many Animals in North Carolina
Houzz Tour: Restoration Revives a Historic Italianate Home
Painstaking work on a 3-bedroom in St. Louis results in a home that marries modern conveniences and respect for the past
Kitchen of the Week: Period Details Keep History Alive in Portland
Modern functionality and doubled square footage bring a 1910 kitchen into the present while respecting its past
An Ode to Owls Around the House