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How to Stick to Your Remodeling Goals
Houzz Tour: Naturally Modern in the Montana Mountains
Earthy materials and a woodsy palette anchor this home to its site, while clean lines and ecofriendly touches make it a standout
"palette anchor this home to its site, while clean lines and ecofriendly touches make... statement and anchors the interior to its woodsy surroundings. The counters are recycled... cable railing system and open-tread vertical-grain fir steps create a sculptural... help to anchor the house to its natural setting. The front terrace provides a glimpse..."
So Your Style Is: Rustic
Refreshing in its simplicity, rustic style highlights natural beauty and a rugged, resilient spirit. Is it a match for you?
My Houzz: Super Efficiency and Serenity Near the Florida Surf
It can withstand a hurricane and earned LEED Platinum certification, but this island home knows how to chill too
Color Guide: How to Use Navy Blue
"chair rail and the navy below the rail. I have quite a few of these pix in my ideabook... chair rail w/ pretty much lighting, white ceiling medallion. Can't decide if I should... chair rail, lending depth and elegance to this traditional dining room. It works... chair rail. A navy accent wall in a very light room adds depth. You don't even have..."
Keeping Cabinet Color on the Down Low
"cabinets, to anchor the space, and leave the upper cabinets white to match the walls, so... would anchor the space without closing it in. Black would also coordinate well with... chair rail/backsplash matched. Gosh, Pat, I was so hoping you would respond to my... color anchors the visual effect. Maybe tarnished brass hardware as a tie in to the..."
Visit a California Hillside House Rooted in Nature
Walls of windows open to stunning mountain and bay views on one side and a serene pool courtyard on the other
Kitchen Workbook: 8 Elements of a Farmhouse Kitchen
Spin That Ship Wheel in a Different Style Direction
If overdone nautical kitsch has left you soaked, try these subtler and sophisticated looks for your captain's wheel
10 Bedroom Design Ideas to Please Him and Her
Cantilevered Stairs: Walking on Air
Houzz Tour: 2 Modern Buildings on an Upscale Farm
Quick Fix: Find Wall Studs Without an Expensive Stud Finder
"steel railings and staircases. Although he kept purchasing the highest quality stud... appropriate anchor. If its too heavy for typical anchors(over 25#), multiple molly bol... trim rail. Make the trim rail 3/4 x 3 to 4 inches tall, ease the edge and follow... holes for anchors for some curtain hardware. I was surprised and very annoyed by this... erfly anchors) could be necessary. Practice and be a pro! Magnets are a cheap trick..."
Contractor Tips: Step Up to a Safe, Stylish Staircase
Understanding how stairs are designed and laid out can help you make the best decisions for safety and beauty in your home
"which the railing is attached Runner: A carpet with woven edges that covers the middle... newel and railing. Do you think i need a contractor to finish the work or arr there some... newel anchors the railing. Any time you have a building element that is fastened... firmly anchored newel post is critical to making sure your railing is secure. If your... of the railing. Because stairs get so much traffic, wainscoting is a good way to protect..."
My Houzz: From Dated to Dreamy in 3 Weeks
The results belie the speedy makeover of this 1940s Quebec home — which not even a colony of ants could derail