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Simple Pleasures: Put Your Records On
"a used record store and find great old records. Love this article. I can not imagine... cd's to records, digitally stored music, recorded books, etc etc. plus you have access... collection of records to record digitally for his brothers and sister - but we've got to... ed my record collection. Rather than throw it away or recycle it I now have some... releasing the record from the sleeve, the crackle as the needle hits the groove, the pause..."
Houzz Call: How Are You Handling the Record-Breaking Cold?
"A record-breaking storm dubbed the polar vortex is bringing some of the coldest weather... about the record-breaking cold weather in North America and Canada and just amazed at... experiencing record high temps and are desperate for rain! A dear friend from Minnesota... hitting record low temperatures for here. The news man said this morning that we were... all time recorded low from the 1800s. I'm at work, but made sure I wore multiple layers..."
Wall Art That Rocks
"Vinyl records and album covers hit a hip high note in home decor... vinyl records, tapes and CDs. Fortunately, these gems are getting new life as personal... office. The records and album covers ideas are awesome! I think I will start collecting... vinyl records, tapes and CDs. " ME, TOO! I miss the images that captured the... onto a record with a little crackle. The anticipation in those seconds before the... Beatles records and ones from The Monkees! Now they're hidden away safely in boxes..."
Guest Picks: 20 Ideas for a Music Lover's Nursery
Tech to the Rescue: How to Get Stolen Gadgets Back
Catch any crook who dares steal devices from your home with recording and tracking technology that's easy to use
My Houzz: Eclectic Coziness in a Dallas Studio
Comfy furniture rubs elbows with dress forms, an old-time record player and other vintage treasures in a 950-square-foot Texas home
Catch the Olympic Rings With Circular Decor
Sound Advice for Designing a Home Music Studio
"performing, recording or just jamming, control is equally important to acousticians and... professional recording studio, many spaces can benefit from the sound isolation and acoustic... constructing a recording/mixing space like these into a few points: • Keep out unwanted sound... • (For Recording) Create a space that allows for accurate capture of a musical instrument... group recording. • (For Mixing) Create a space that allows for pleasing, accurate..."
Houzz Tour: Clever Storage Ideas From a Manhattan Duplex
A bookcase on tracks, wall-spanning storage, a Murphy bed and more give a comedy writer flexibility for working and living at home
"large record collection easily available. And a stairway crawl space becomes a makeshift... cover/record storage. Vinyl records and radiators ought to be kept apart. I hope... their record collection would store their records in a unit that also houses a radiator... store records by the radiators? Sliding bookcase slid to staircase great idea This... warp the records though? Just a thought..... My kind of place. Well done! Fantastic..."
Tote Your Tunes to Any Room With a Portable Wi-Fi Sound System
Free your home's music setup from wires with Wi-Fi speakers that let you take high-quality audio anywhere
"vinyl records and FM radio, rather than the lower-quality 78 rpm records and AM radio... listen to records at home, and even traditional radio is being replaced by digital music... 1/2 inch records! LPs are 12 inch and run at 33 1/3 rpm. And radio is being replaced... from a record or tape player — and also a control panel, on which the user could switch..."
Houzz Call: Show Us Your Hardworking Studio!
Upload a photo of your home studio or workshop and tell us how you’ve designed it to work extra hard for you
"sculpting, recording or building things? No matter if it’s a backyard shed, a spare room... Studio Home Recording Studio Home Recording Studio This California art and exercise studio... “barn” recording studio is primarily used for personal recording purposes, with some... commercial recording done “for friends”. Its location in the beautiful pastoral landscape... compose, record and listen to music. This space began with just the garage's stone wall..."
Watch an Entire Kitchen Remodel in 3½ Minutes
"Design, he recorded the entire three-month-long construction process, then edited the... use to record? I really enjoyed that! Wish it was that easy, loved the colours :)... thought to record the process. Great end result! Wow! These guys work fast!! I like the... DVR. I record everything I think I'll want to see and fast forward through all the... energy to record and edit the video, as well as post the costs. I know that the video..."
Disco Fever Hits Home Again
How to Research Your Home's History
"not have records that go back beyond 20 years. Tax records can be useful too--if there... their records from this time period. I researched deed records to find out who owned... county recorder and census records on Ancestry to create a history of all owners of... phone records, I discovered the home had only had a handful of owners in its 90 year... other records that have been useful. Now I go there first to research a property..."
How to Create an Inventory, Whether You're Naturally Organized or Not
Documenting your home items is essential, even if disaster seems unimaginable. And it may be easier than you think
"iPhone, recording the contents of every last room, closet and drawer. Later that night... and have recorded serial numbers and bar codes. Sadly, for many of us, we don't react... baseline record. Hiring a public adjuster was the very best thing we did and yet there... The only record I had was photos of me as a child with some of the items. The insurance... software to record purchases made. My bank offers this and I try to keep track of what..."