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A Short History of the Sunburst Mirror
"made from reclaimed wood and wasn't painted. I love it! Well with a history like that... natural wood, a rich color or a mirrored finish. A large one can become the focal point... 17th-century Gate of Honour is one of the noteworthiest features of Versailles. The wrought... wrought iron gates are adorned with gold leaf, fleur-de-lis, crowns, cornucopias and an..."
Old Hollywood Style for a Newly Redone Los Angeles Bath
"The dark reclaimed wood of the vanity and tub surround are so eye-cathcing against the... Love the reclaimed wood. Very nice ! Would love to see how the old materials were reused... the dark wood, marble floor & the green accents as homage to the previous bathroom... other reclaimed/used objects. They also included elements that nod to the wonderful... Rough wood in a bathroom!! Are you crazy! I've been in too many outhouses..."
Houzz Tour: A New Texas Farmhouse Pulls a Neat Trick
Fresh from the drawing board, this home for organic farmers in Austin looks remodeled and expanded over time
"use of wood flooring for ceilings and reclaimed wood in various places. Yes, love... finding re-claimed wood - I know there are stores in Western PA- in Chambersberg and... with same wood? Very inviting, comfortable, looking home. I question the dining room... find the reclaimed lumber in such large volumes like you have done? We are in Fort... beautiful wood floors. Classic! This house is magnificent. Just so elegant. The design..."
Reinvent It: Salvage Savvy Keeps an Urban-Farmhouse Bath on Budget
See how resourceful shopping and repurposing gave a homeowner the new bathroom she wanted at the right price
"added the reclaimed wood floors last year. Since it had a wood ceiling, I felt we needed... vanity from reclaimed wood. Very true to farmhouse. If you will get me your email i'll... have a reclaimed door to our masterbath also! We brought it from our other acreage... warping the wood. Thanks Jennifer--and kudos for finding a way to get what you really... salvaged wood mantle and was wondering if, again, honed carrara would be too formal..."
The Mightiest Little Table You'll Ever Have
It slips suavely into a corner, assists a coffee table with ease and makes a strong style statement. Meet the superuseful drink table
"a non-wood top (lot's of brown in our interior due to wood and leather). We had... slab of reclaimed wood. :) Yes, you've got a good point there. If the space is there... Natural wood is so gorgeous and can add so much to a room. Agree with you both -- some... gorgeous wood is worth it. madabout et al, I had that thought, and I'm glad you brought... petrified wood? I understand it can be manufactured now. Thanks! Looking for a REALLY..."
Scope Out a Family Greenhouse Grown From Scraps
Can-do resourcefulness and less than $400 lead to a new 8- by 8-foot home for plants on a Tennessee family's property
"is a wood stove. If you have enough wood on your property, a cast iron stove, which... other wood debris to provide heat on cold nights. A wood pellet stove costs more... gave the wood-framed ones away, but still have the storm windows. I really need to... a few wooded acres (or more) to try something like it. My only question: Do you... in the woods!! Enjoy yourself and congrats!! Fabulous. Numerous sources advise against..."
How to Recycle Your Kitchen
Instead of adding to the junk pile — and paying landfill fees — get rid of old appliances, cabinets and countertops the ecofriendly way
"scrap wood. So far we've reused laundry room cabinets as nest boxes for our new chicken... Drywall, wood waste, metal and glass are all stacked in individual piles and go to... quality wood cabinet with architectural significance, even if it is just the doors... recycling old wood flooring, moldings, balusters, etc and stuff that has no redeeming value... towards wood so that when the next person comes along, rips it out, and dumps it in..."
The 25 Most Popular Photos Added to Houzz in 2013
See the newly uploaded images of kitchens, bathrooms, bedrooms and more that Houzz users really fell for this year
"#20. Reclaimed Barn Wood is amazing in a bedroom. #25. I very much like the ceiling... distressed wood door & paneling too. #11. Wow! Laminate flooring on the wall. Great idea... bedroom with reclaimed wooden headboard looking like driftwood. Grown up beach-house style... natural wood is timeless in its myriad forms, whether live edge, slab or driftwood... natural wood to infuse good vibes throughout the property. #11 bedroom is my all time..."
Houzz Tour: Better Flow for a Los Angeles Bungalow
"of the reclaimed wood art in the dinning area? Quite modest, very organic, and that... painted wood floor, swing-out stools, reclaimed island, beadboard behind shelves. And... to the wood gradually making the holes bigger to the point that the stools will no... rough wood in the kitchen. Makes me cringe. Sorry. I agree with many here about... rustic wood and checkerboard floor make it work for me. The layout change seems amazing..."
Houzz Tour: Off-the-Grid Island Home Circles a Sunny Courtyard
"interior wood trim, the Shaker style cabinets, and the medium tone wood stain -- so... really like wood....can we see the workshop? I'm a wood worker,Manley a turner...thanks... install a wood stove. A fireplace, to me, has so much more ambiance than a wood stove... warm wood and curves! What is not to love? Congratulations on building your perfect... that much wood with 0 oppression, and all the nods to mid-century construction with no..."
Advice on Canyon Farming From L.A.'s Vegetable Whisperer
See how a screened garden house and raised beds help an edible garden in a Los Angeles canyon thrive
"I use reclaimed barn wood that is not good enough for building structures. It lasts... treated wood - NO! not under any circumstance should you use pressure treated wood... using reclaimed wood older than say thirty years check it for lead content if it... treated wood for raised beds. What do you Houzzers think? After a couple years of... treated wood or better yet stone and brick. I would love to hear about the feasibility..."
Kitchen Counters: Durable, Easy-Clean Soapstone
Give bacteria the boot and say sayonara to stains with this long-lasting material that's a great choice for kitchen and bath countertops
"awful. * Wood: Seems a great option but we have reclaimed wood floors, wood cabinets;... regular wood-working equipment with a diamond bit. The surface can get a little dried... piece of wood furniture with a few dings in it versus an Ikea dresser with perfect veneer... under the wood stove didn't seems like my idea of fun. There are two camps, the sealers... think wood counters will be too much. Much butcher block has overseas transit, u..."
Love to Cook? We Want to See Your Kitchen
"out of reclaimed wood from a local building supply recycler in the area. We have been... distressed wood on the lowers, ivory on the uppers. I used an antique cupboard on the... trays or wood lazy Susans or drawers. The kitchen is open to the dining area, which... stained wood, granite, and stainless backsplash. I also added a few special touches... churches. Wood is solid oak, with chestnut drawer fronts, painted in Farrow and Ball..."