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2086 recessed stair light Stories
12 Design Tips to Make a Small Bathroom Better
"do side lighting and/or a makeup mirror. If lighting is just overhead, you will get... ts-of-light-traditional-bathroom-san-francisco White walls are great but maintaining... mounted the lights right on the mirror. By the time we got to the end of our project I... replaced a recessed medicine cabinet with a mounted one. But, we kept the cavity left... from the recessed one. We lined it and installed shelves at the same height as the..."
How to Choose a Front Door Color
"White with light gray trim. I've wanted to find the perfect pink to watermelon color... Home is light beige stucco. Painting your front door a different color every year... window side lights. note: Current front door is approx. 6' 8" tall and a few inches less... build is recessed in by 10' deep and 7.5' wide . We were planning to do sand/sage/smokey... door and light Oak door. The door needs staining badly on the outside. Thinking about..."
My Houzz: Converted Pennsylvania Pretzel Factory
These DIY-savvy Pennsylvania homeowners turned a cinder-block shell into a vibrant neighborhood gathering place
"And recessing their furniture is pretty smart, too. We recessed a small medicine... Brilliant...stairs under the island! What a creative couple. Thanks for sharing Terry and... community. Stairs under the island! Brilliant. Fun and interesting space. Impressive... neighbours.The recessed Ikea cabinets and soda shop stools are brilliant.This is definately... cabinetry recessed into the walls - such a great use of potentially wasted space. This..."
10 Ways to Hide That Air Conditioner
Feeling boxed in designing around your mini-split air conditioner? Try one of these clever disguises and distractions
"block light, but ... Hiding a mini-split Hiding it is one option or try the Art cool... If you recess it into a wall like some of the pictures show above the air flow is... of the stairs, across from our bedroom. It cools the second floor (which is small... Also recessing it or putting it above cupboards makes the warm (or cool) air bounce... in wall recesses. The air flow vents would be blocked if the units were to be mounted..."
Houzz Tour: Sleek and Neat in Toronto
Clean lines and generous hidden storage give a renovated home for 4 a more spacious look without a bit of clutter
"Full of light, amazing stairs and fllo. Great job! I love this house. It is so clean... AMAISIN STAIRS ! ! ! Aesthetically if starkly beautiful, and architecturally balanced... all that light! The interior is a little stark for me. Maybe it's different when the... natural light but a bit austere for me! It's beautiful. Now. I want that photographer... photography/lighting isn't the blame, it is the use of 3 types of tiling/stone with the..."
Houzz Tour: Part Traditional, Part Modern and All Family Friendly
With clean lines, vintage touches and durable surfaces everywhere, this Los Angeles home balances tastes and needs beautifully
"impressed - light and airy... gorgeous!! It's nice to see a truly functional home. No... copping and stairs are 2" x 14" blue blue with thermal finished linen storage Love, love... custom recessed TV area is no longer the right size because the manufacturers are... under the stairs is perfect now when the kids are little but later on another great storage... under the stairs makes me think of Harry Potter. So cute! ;) I really, really appreciate..."
16 Ideas for a Healthy, Feel-Good Home
"it in a recess! Love these ideas. We have already implemented a few, such as removing... what the light fixtures in #12 (yoga/meditation room) are called? Or who makes them... RE: the stairs for exercise...my Father in Law was an orthopedic surgeon. Just before... sets of stairs several times a day. I'm eating my words because she is now 91 and still... those stairs several times a day! There was talk of installing an elevator but she..."
Interior Brick: Paint it or Leave It?
"if the stairs and floor are left brick. The stairs and floor already don't match perfectly... grout was recessed, and it was very attractive, but when I painted the family room paneling... used a light taupe color mixed with water and glaze in a 1-1-1 ratio. I used a wet... paint the recessed grout using a small brush. You could still see the brick colors... for the light paneling. If you are afraid of the solid look, this is a nice compromise..."
Houzz Call: Show Us the House You Grew Up In
"strip lighting along the sides, which gives perfect lighting for makeup. Makes getting... added some recessed lighting < painted each room, including the brown and gold paneling... plan, was light filled with floor to ceiling windows, and had the master suite on the... street light. I remember it being so peaceful and quiet! The house was a tri-level... lots of light and still believe less is more. The little girl on the rocking horse..."
Decorating 101: How Much Is This Going to Cost Me?
"save on lighting. Just as the sofa needs to be the best you can afford, recessed cans... saying. Lighting for example, she is not saying skimp on lighting, just that you can... saving on lighting. One of the best investments you can make. Fred, thanks for mentioning... every lighting company manufactures in China, it can be a good place to save. Are... "skimping" on lighting is a terrible choice imho! One poster suggested finding vintage pieces..."
The Cure for Houzz Envy: Laundry Room Touches Anyone Can Do
Make fluffing and folding more enjoyable by borrowing these ideas from beautifully designed laundry rooms
"in the recessed area where the recessed lighting is mounted---gleaming shell tile... wall. Lighting is from a ceiling fixture and one light mounted into the shelf above... find the light fixtures? I painted my walls a golden tan that breaks away from my taupe... basic light fixture spray painted the part that attaches to the wiring in the ceiling... down the stairs every single day! Fortunately, they are getting old enough to lug most..."
Is Cabin Fever Real? Share Your Story
Are snow piles across the U.S. leading to masses of irritability and boredom? We want to hear your experience
"bright lights of the shopping centres. I'm sitting in my cabin at 6250 ft. in forest... outside recess makes for a real freaky Friday. Me, I love being iced in as long as... or even light. The house we just sold had a view of Mt Hood. Even though I am outside... ..THE LIGHTS AREN'T ON!!! THE DOOR IS LOCKED!! OHHHHHHNOOOOOOOOO WHHHAAAT THEY ARE... all the lights. Make cheeseburgers and potato salad. Serve lemonade and then make-your-own..."
Design Lessons From a 10-Foot-Wide Row House
How to make a very narrow home open, bright and comfortable? Go vertical, focus on storage, work your materials and embrace modern design
"find the light switch to turn the lights off! I would also like to comment on the green... everything a light color or cladding it in a light color usually does the exact opposite... dark and light creates a sense of depth to the space that doing it in all light colors... with tube lighting to give the place light. Having walls torn down makes sense. But... Fantastic Light can fix so much. I'm starting with where and what (lighting on stairs)..."
Downsizing Help: Storage Solutions for Small Spaces
"under stair coat closet, if only that portion of the stair well didn't face my powder... under stairs but drawers that pull out under stairs. Much easier to get to. Also... under stairs storage before but not the slide out coat rack and shoe bin idea. Great... under stairs, and the small window seat with drawers, great post www.luminosodesign... the back stairs, and they are brilliant. I also use mine as a method to avoid collecting..."
Houzz Tour: Modern Renewal for a Tired Texas Ranch
This major makeover involved additions, layout changes and a new facade. See the stunning results here
"The lighting in the stair is nice as well. Keeping the clerestory windows small... countertop and stairs. In addition to merkats, I also spy a dried up lake so locals can probably... the two lights on either side of the sliding doors (thus making it look like that's... door with lights on either side draw my eye directly to what I personally would think... directly to stairs (on the right in photo #3) and down a walkway to the sidewalk (see photo..."