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33 quartersawn oak Stories
Woodipedia: Make a Solid Choice With Oak
Forget those low-end products of old. Red and white oak today are beautiful, versatile and relatively inexpensive
"white oak today are beautiful, versatile and relatively inexpensive... white oak have a strange history of being some of the most prized and reviled domestic... But oak is versatile and packed with potential. It's also relatively inexpensive... looking for oak cabinetry. The grain of Quarter-Sawn Red Oak can look very contemporary... "honey oak" or "golden oak" or "cathedral oak" cabinets found in so many tract homes..."
Houzz Tour: Touches of Frank Lloyd Wright in Colorado
From painstakingly crafted trimwork to the 300-pound oak door, the details in this Boulder home pay homage to the Prairie master
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'Soft Modern' Style Offers Best of Both Worlds
Mix in a few curves and soft colors but nix the clutter, and the happy result is a balanced new take on modern design
"cabinets were quarter-sawn oak, caesarstone and brushed aluminum, all done in rich "traditional"... of the quarter-sawn oak along with fresh sparkling whites and soothing greys. I was... from the oak canopy bed to the iconic Hans Wegner Papa Bear Chair. However, the blue... rift-cut oak cabinets. The soft, driftwood feel of the finish is a great contrast to..."
Houzz Call: Pros, Show Us Your Latest Kitchen!
Tiny, spacious, modern, vintage ... whatever kitchen designs you've worked on lately, we'd like to see
""Golden Oak" to a warm cream and chocolate glaze. Top it off with updated hardware... Rift cut oak cabinetry and aluminum glass face fronts. Kitchen expansion and remodel... dark oak island and natural walnut floors, along with the granite counters and marble... traditional oak cabinetry. The homeowner wanted to update and create an open flow. Compare... of rift oak at one end of the peninsula allows for maximum use of the corner space..."
Benjamin Moore Floats Breath of Fresh Air as Its Color of 2014
Touted as a new neutral, this baby blue can stand on its own or support bolder colors. Here's how to use it
"like the quarter-sawn oak kitchen with similar blue walls... http://www.houzz.com/... light oak floor, there is always sunshine inside! But Im still looking for the perfect... my red oak, cherry, and knotty pine cabinets in my nearby open kitchen. I wish Houzz... Tasmanian Oak at the other end of my lounge room and it looks fine. It may not be as... your Red Oak and Cherry though. Choose your colour and get a sample pot and paint the..."
Houzz Tour: Bridging Past and Present in a California Craftsman
A Santa Monica bungalow says goodbye to gloominess and hello to a bright new look that mixes modern and traditional
"cherry or quartersawn oak makes me cringe. Through the 80's, my husband and I spent... from the oak woodwork in a 1905 Victorian. Then we built our craftsman, using oak from... beautiful oak woodwork and decide it would look better painted. But, as another commenter... built with oak. Mine had just trim from leftovers. Wow, having just restored my 1905..."
How Arts and Crafts Style Beautifies Today's Interiors
Based on beauty and purity, this movement from more than a century ago is still influencing design elements in home interiors
"walnut, quartersawn oak among other types of woods found on A&C structures may not... paint gum, oak or redwood, there is special place in purgatory for you. In it Tom Sawyer... the warm oak entry, stairway and dining room is SO inviting! Love it! Paint grade wood... spec, but oak, gum, or redwood was finished. Hi Jason, Riconsd is quite right! Webb..."
Kitchen of the Week: Bringing Back Glamour to a Hollywood Hills Home
Kitchen of the Week: Historic Queen Anne Renovation
Reclaimed 120-year-old shelving, soft materials and space-saving storage turned this outdated kitchen into a beautiful, functional space
Houzz Tour: A Fixer-Upper Becomes a Labor of Love
A thrifty spirit and endless vision enable a hardworking Kansas couple to create a charming home on a small budget
Kitchen Storage Solutions Hide and Keep
Rollout drawers, pullout cabinets and slide-in doors are just a few of the options for keeping kitchen items out of sight but close at hand
Objects of Desire: Dressing Tables Groomed for Style
Houzz Tour: Asian Elegance With an Industrial Edge
Once a grocery warehouse, this Denver loft is now stocked with a mix of dramatic, raw and refined pieces
Roots of Style: See What Defines a Craftsman Home
Charming features and intimate proportions have made Craftsman houses an American favorite. See their common details and variations