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House Hunting? Look Carefully at the Light
"taking down the wall that divided the two rooms...and once the wall was down...WOW... owners down the road, but we take comfort in the fact that we are doing our part to... shades down all day. Climate does make a huge difference, and light is so important... to cut down .. but what can you do, if that's where the view is?! @astraea I hear... MIGHT cut down/shadow those harsh rays a bit. I'm just hoping I can place a nice f..."
Houzz Tour: Creative Design Moves Rescue an Island Cottage
Facing down mold and nicotine, two industrious Canadian designers transform an uninhabitable wreck into an artful getaway
"acing down mold and nicotine, two industrious Canadian designers transform an un... house tear down. Great Job! Beautiful work and views.....It make you feel like anything... tearing down this gem and for polishing it into a jewel on the shoreline. Enjoy every... Tear-down is definitely a relative term. I can attest to this being a beautiful... hanging down from cathedral ceilings centered over the coffee table. It would be perfect..."
7-Day Plan: Get a Spotless, Beautifully Organized Bathroom
We feel your dread. That’s why we’ve broken down cleaning and decluttering the bath into daily, manageable tasks
"broken down cleaning and decluttering the bath into daily, manageable tasks... and wipe down the ceiling? @kathleen MK - LOL! There are two things in the bathroom... scrolled down to read the one about wine storage and thought, perhaps if one uncorked... Wipe down the sink and clean the mirrors. Day 2: Deep clean.Cleaning tasks: After... whittled down (see Day 1), organizing will be much easier. Pay close attention as you..."
Live a Fairy Tale in a Getaway Castle Tower
Let down your hair or just savor the idyllic views. In these 5 remodeled European towers, how the story goes is up to you
"Let down your hair or just savor the idyllic views. In these 5 remodeled European... Dublin down to the Wexford Coast on one side and the Wicklow mountains on the other... a drop down iron gate that was used to keep the peasants out. Although she walks... Calm down. That was two separate sentences. He wasn't lumping the Republic of Ireland... The drop down gate was originally used to keep the peasants out of the upper floors..."
Inside Houzz: New Rustic Style for a Mountain Cabin's Kitchen
A North Carolina couple takes a log cabin kitchen from knotty-pine tear-down to modern-day knockout with rusty tin and reclaimed barnwood
"tear-down to modern-day knockout with rusty tin and reclaimed barnwood... cabinet pulls are a terrific idea. The backsplash is fab! I love the over all effect... leather pulls, and all of the details. Wonderful job! Leather door handles -- how... swirl down the mountains.”See more photos of this kitchen Thinking about a project..."
13 Extra-Cool Things to Do With a Backyard
Sure, you could just plop down on a blanket. Or you could create a dragon’s lair, a mosaic gallery, a party in a jungle ...
"just plop down on a blanket. Or you could create a dragon’s lair, a mosaic gallery, a... terraced down a gentle hill. When the builders landscaped it, they created the terraces... and Jill down the hill. I'd like to get a baby backhoe up here to level off my terraces... a roll-down screen can help you feel less exposed but still connected with the surrounding... 11. Lay down a stone path. Make the journey through your backyard enjoyable by laying..."
Small-Bathroom Secret: Free Up Space With a Wall-Mounted Sink
Make a tiny bath or powder room feel more spacious by swapping a clunky vanity for a pared-down basin off the floor
"Jeff Downing Downing Designs These bathrooms make beautiful photographs, but personally... toilet, lid down. They tend to fall on the floor. It's a royal pain. Totally relate to... going. down.I'm thinking french. Many of these bathrooms look too sterile like entering... pared-down basin off the floor..."
Modern Masters Inspire a Glass Garden House
Distilled down to structural steel and glass, this greenhouse and tearoom in Massachusetts is tops in elegance
"illed down to structural steel and glass, this greenhouse and tearoom in Massachusetts... No good down under you would die of the heat. Excellent choices and combination of... angle down or special surface coated to reduce reflection for all the birds that... distilled down to the elements of structural steel and glass.” With strong references..."
7 Ways to Make the Front Entry Matter Again
"designers play down the garage and celebrate the front door... running down the driveway .... we had one, never again This project is in San Francisco... to play down the importance of the driveway and garage door. 5. The garage as a separate... played down the garage with box window built-out above it. An inviting set of stairs... played down the garage, or played up your front door? More: Curb Appeal: The Front..."
Level Changes: Defining Spaces
"comes down to the architect / builder being able to explain how the design does comply... break down the tall scale of the double-height space and set up the seating (note... break down the open living space. In the position of the camera is the living-dining... steps down from the kitchen. This gives this central space more prominence than the..."
Chill Out: 10 Cool Ways to Beat the Heat Outdoors
Step away from the A/C's artificial blast — and treat yourself to these more natural cool-down methods in the great outdoors
"natural cool-down methods in the great outdoors... laying down mulch or gravel as a temporary fix until you get the funds. Also, ask... you mark down sun exposure etc. Once you have your complete plan, take it slowly growing... to mark down my sun exposure, I will start paying attention to that. Thanks a lot for..."
Attract Home Buyers Easily With Great Photography
Show your home's best face in real estate listing photos to have potential buyers knocking down your door
"that go down to 18mm as a starting point for all DSLR's. Remember that zoom lenses... comes down to changing a definite 'No' to a 'Maybe' or 'Yes,' and the only things... bringin it down to 2 walls and moving forward to about where the door handle is, showing... knocking down your door..."
How to Turn Your Basement into a Kids' Playroom
"costs down by sticking with secondhand furniture and quick, yet functional, fixes... toys, put down cheap area rugs so messes wouldn't be such a huge deal, and I (who was... taken back down immediately when it was no longer being played with and only one toy at... be done down there too. It got easier as they got older and had siblings and friends..."
8 Stylish Sink Types for Kitchens of All Kinds
Choose the wrong sink and your kitchen renovation efforts may go down the drain — these sinks will let you clean up in the style department
"may go down the drain — these sinks will let you clean up in the style department... dripped down the front of the basin could potentially harm the cabinetry underneath... to come down the front than with an inset sink, maybe less. Also a tile sink in the... slide down to the front (accessed from the kitchen). I wanted to do this in my current..."
Drop Leaf Table
The leaves of drop leaf tables can be folded down to save space or raised to create a bigger surface
"folded down to save space or raised to create a bigger surface... drops down when not in use. A drop leaf console table is a good place for keys at... still be pulled away from the wall and have both leaves raised for holiday meals or..."