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Bronze: Ancient Metal With Modern Appeal
"faux, bronze complements other materials in the mix... Bronze is an ideal metal finish to use when your design goal is quiet complement... Bronze’s subtle earthiness tends to deflect attention, and there are times when... to do. Bronze was the earliest metal alloy developed by humankind. It appeared at... Technically, bronze is the mixture of copper and tin. However, the line between brass (copper... zinc) and bronze can be pretty blurry. Since designers tend not to be metallurgists..."
Rub-a-Dub-Dub, Add Color to Your Tub
How to Mix Metal Finishes in the Bathroom
Make a clean break with one-dimensional bathroom finishes by pairing nickel, silver and bronze hardware and fixtures
"silver and bronze hardware and fixtures... with oil-rubbed bronze legs. So should I do all oil-rubbed bronze faucets? This wasn't... with new bronze fixtures as all the door hardware and chandelier is bronze...but after... and oil rubbed bronze. Never would have considered it but these inspire me to add... for oil rubbed bronze or have them chrome plated for half the price of replacement... that oil rubbed bronze finish is simply brass that has been chemically treated. Shiny..."
How to Mix Metal Finishes in the Kitchen
Leave matchy-matchy to the catalogs and let your kitchen's personality shine with a mix of metals for hardware and fixtures
"with oil-rubbed bronze bin pulls; however, she isn't keen on bronze faucets and pendants... pendants, oil-rubbed bronze pulls and hinges, and a faucet and pot filler in polished nickel... chose oil rubbed bronze pulls for our cabinets, oil rubbed bronze for the door handles... is oil-rubbed bronze from stem to stern. My hat is off to those that aren't slaves... copper, oil rubbed bronze and stainless steel appliances! We just built a new home, and..."
A Crash Course in Bathroom Faucet Finishes
"satin bronze? Fear not. Here's a crash course in faucet finishes that will elevate... unlike oil rubbed bronze, which to me is very dull looking. I used oil rubbed bronze... the oil-rubbed bronze to match the bronze kitchen island sink and the down stairs bathroom... in bronze) I was planning to continue the bronze in the master bath remodel. However... match? Oil rubbed bronze sounds like it would be a good fit considering the materials..."
Classic Finish: Once and Always Chrome
"nickel, oil-rubbed bronze and others. Something tells me, though, that it's chrome that... with oil rubbed bronze hinges. No biggie, he'll change them out. My question is: My... are oil rubbed bronze. I had planned on doing the same with the knobs. Will it look... Outside bronze and inside chrome or polished nickel? Bronze goes a lot better with... doors & bronze on my exterior front doors. Oh, also I think I just might copy cabinet..."
New Hardware Gives Doors a Turn for the Better
New project for a new year: Get a handle on how to find the knobs, levers or pulls that will make your doors memorable
"plates with bronze paint to give them an oil rubbed bronze (look after polishing them didn't... to oil rubbed bronze, but don't really want to take doors down and change hinges too... the oil rubbed bronze front door with the polished nickel? @decoratewithbooks: the... Your oil rubbed bronze front door is contemporary so stick with it. For those of you... using oil- rubbed bronze finishes on all lever handles. I remember when we were kids..."
Bathroom Details: Show Off Your Sink Line
You heard right. Exposed sink traps have gone stylish, with more materials and matching fittings than ever
Choosing Paint: How To Pick the Right Gray
"be oil rubbed bronze but have never seen this look. What do you think? Should we change... the oil rubbed bronze and I am so glad I did because with all of my gray and white... Re oil rubbed bronze. Personally I feel it is a finish that is best described as... an oil rubbed bronze IMHO would look fabulous with it. Hope this helps you out a... bit of bronze) wall color is tempered by a host of of fun colors and playful patterns..."
10 Popular Home Design Trends — Timely or Timeless?
Weigh in on whether these of-the-moment decorating elements will have staying power or become a memory of these times
"of oil-rubbed bronze seem to me to be, likewise, numbered, but I think brushed nickel... yes, oil rubbed bronze faux brown junk hardware? No. Real brass is forever, but not... re: oil rubbed bronze.... Just about to have custom draperies installed, and my decorator... ordered oil rubbed bronze hardware.... As for poufs, I grew up with a couple in my house... dolls, bronze carnival horses, ice boxes, and armoires. The same thing can happen..."
8 Top Hardware Styles for Shaker Kitchen Cabinets
Simple Shaker style opens itself to a wide range of knobs and pulls. See which is right for your own kitchen
"the oil-rubbed bronze. Next kitchen re-do, however, I think I'm going with the barrel... ..oil rubbed bronze also looks good on cherry. I'm assuming she means getting clothing... or oil rubbed bronze....hmmm I went with a flat bar pull in matte satin brass on... cabinets with bronze bin pulls and knobs. Love the look! Great article. I have shaker doors;... venetian bronze, best to check directly with the manufacturer or try to find a dealer..."
5 Questions to Ask for the Best Room Lighting
Get your overhead, task and accent lighting right for decorative beauty, less eyestrain and a focus exactly where you want
"you can rub on for some rubbed bronze highlights. Depending on what color you're looking... more oil-rubbed bronze look, but due to the lighting in our dining rm, it looks more... e-oil-rubbed-bronze-finish.html#b Hi Houzzers. I've been reading your comments and... This bronze metal floor lamp with a bamboo-recalling design captures the look. 2..."
Room of the Day: Brass Warms a Brownstone Bathroom
"all oil rubbed bronze lights, hardware on cabinets and sink plumbing. So glad I... and oil rubbed bronze that has been popular in more recent years. Good finishes... or oil-rubbed bronze any day (although I still love high polished chrome on my faucets)... brushed bronze. We recently repainted our front hall and upstairs landing. I debated..."
Houzz Call: Show Us Your Kitchen Remodel
"an oil rubbed bronze finish (saving myself over $400.00 for new ones.) We had a nice... to oil rubbed bronze finish. I needed additional storage, which is one of the reasons... tap is a rubbed bronze color I was not sure what the ss would look like with them.... antique bronze accents for the hardware and faucets. We added a dark, high gloss wood..."
Get a Grip on Kitchen Cabinets With the Right Knobs and Pulls
"think of rubbed bronze as "a living finish" that is going to change over time. Based... oiled (rubbed) bronze to keep that from happening. Might be able to put a clear coat... in dark bronze and other colors and look just like $5-7 ones. They had many great reviews... pulls in a bronze. The pulls are the same size as the original ones so we didn't have... with bronze faucets pitting and corroding? I think I read (after I bought it) you..."