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Smart Solutions for Nonexistent Entryways
Barely enough space to hang your hat? Front door swings past your living room couch? These remedies are for you
"sliver of wall, smack in the middle of my living room/dining room/office. Thankfully... living room wall right next to the door. On the hall wall opposite, I hung a large colorful... erect a wall or half-wall there to create a foyer, in order to keep the open concept... on the wall so shoes fit underneath and painted it the same colour as the wall to... flat LR wall space on the same wall as the FD. Such a challenge marsmannix, I watched..."
Must-Know Modern Home: Villa Savoye
See the Parisian home that includes all of Le Corbusier's famous Five Points and has influenced generations of architects
"horizontal window, and the free design of the facade," in Le Corbusier's words. And in... those walls are white). Further, the wall with a rounded corner on the side is actually... ribbon window extends from corner to corner; the window also sits in front of the... a huge sliding glass wall that faces south. This exposure means plenty of sunlight... enclosing walls; recall the columns sitting just outside the semicircular glass walls..."
Kitchen & Dining Room Seating: Consider a Banquette
"under a wall in a dining room, and even provide storage underneath.... enjoy sliding around a seat. www.satisfiedsole.com Gorgeous. Good work. Built-in... the bay window allows people to sit within the extended bay portion of the room and... in bay window sitting area. Rethinking a formal dining room using 2 banquettes as... had to slide into the corner. And when someone had to go to the bathroom.... However..."
Houzz Tour: Let's Be Transparent Here
Expansive glass and a new floor plan celebrate a midcentury modern home's openness and connection to nature
"glass walls and views that recall Mies van der Rohe's Farnsworth House and other... cleaning windows. I have more windows than this and I clean them, it's not a big deal... floor and wall and cupboards. Looks very clean and open. Very nice job although it... kind of window shades were used? The low profile appears to be almost invisible. This... Bumping the wall out away from the fire place was the most impressive in my eyes. Tell..."
Houzz Tour: Under a Metal Canopy in Texas
New technology, reclaimed materials and an enormous protective roof combine in this Hawkins home for irresistible modern rustic charm
"space. Windows, doors and a garage door open the interior to an outdoor bar, a kitchen... maintenance. Windows, siding, outside doors, electrical, paint etc etc will last exponentially... garage door window is bug-tight when closed? I like the look. Re: Service station covers... canopy." Windows, doors: Pella, Real Red The stone pedestal in the previous photo is... pass-through window easy to flip open and closed. "The house opens up to the outdoors in..."
How to Install a Tile Backsplash
If you've got a steady hand, a few easy-to-find supplies and patience, you can install a tile backsplash in a kitchen or bathroom
"protects your walls. With some basic tiling skills and a little practice, transforming your... unsquare walls, unlevel surfaces and outlets. Btw everyone... you need to adjust the... sound wall to work from .. at least in a kitchen situation,there is usually not water... shower walls should be backer board or cement board. If you're speaking of a shower... plaster walls are plenty strong enough. But I would think backer board makes it easier..."
Your Bath: Good Morning, Sunshine
"sacrifice windows to gain privacy. But natural light is what we crave early in the morning... bathroom with window(s) ! Those look stunning... that.More:Sliding Walls Bring the Outside InBathe in the Light of Clerestory WindowsThe... expansive high windows must be a real joy to be in every morning. The high windows in the... windows, in addition to the two other windows, are just enough to light the space... Add a wall of windows. Okay, I fully admit that this bathroom is simply a dream bathroom..."
4 Questions for Design Stars
"through your windows? Have you reached the perfect state of decor equilibrium in your home... have one wall of windows and a sliding door and the other wall is all windows. I need... large window, a corner fireplace, a large opening into our entryway and another opening... garage wall (next to the laundry room). The dining room across the kitchen will have... previous window was bricked in and covered up with shutters on the inside of the room..."
Houzz Tour: An Eclectic and Open Home in Sydney
"added high windows to let in the light. The clients also wanted their home to reflect... steel-framed windows and doors were painted black to emphasize the tall brick walls in the... also has sliding windows with a bench that opens to the back garden.... veneer wall with sustainability in mind. The central courtyard provides winter sun... of the windows in these rooms can be opened and have a low bench seat for enjoying..."
Step Up Your Split-Level Spec House
Three off-the-rack split-level homes, three dramatically different renovations. Let your favorite be your guide
"upgrade to windows, siding, plumbing, kitchens and bathrooms offers an opportunity to... with big windows and doors, creating a seamless transition from inside to out. The... all the wall openings, the light and the linear pattern of rails and treads create... row of sliding glass doors leads from the kitchen and adjoining rooms out to a deck... surrounding walls. A feeling that each and every room of the home is interconnected is..."
My Houzz: Modern and Chic in New Orleans
Designed by the Superdome architects, this 1940s home now mixes original features with contemporary updates
"picture windows highlight views of the expansive backyard and nearby Tulane University... curtain wall of windows are original to the house. In keeping with modernist principles... The new sliding ribbon windows were likely part of the ’70s or ’80s renovation. Dan... with huge windows. The first floor still boasts the original floor-to-ceiling windows... ribbon windows for light and brise-soleils for sun shading on both the front and back..."
29 Home Projects to Make You a DIY Superstar
Patch up holes, turn trash to treasure, erase stains ... these doable DIY projects will better your home and boost your ego
"in the wall while looking for a stud, or screw up something as simple as painting... painting the walls. And while many dream of being a DIY guru, it's not always clear where... in the wall. Put a piece of painter's tap on the wall and make your marks on that... where walls once stood and were removed during a renovation project in the past.... on the wall. Happy DIYing everyone! I couldn't disagree more with the general statement..."
10 Ways Library Ladders Give Rooms a Lift
Yes, they're great in libraries. But library ladders also work wonders in bathrooms, pantries and many more spots around the home
"rolling or sliding ladders that hang on a rail to provide access to high shelves, lend... floor and wall space than is gained from the additional shelves or cabinetry. I love... curved walls. Library ladder in the Dining room; for that matter a Library in the... on the wall using a smaller span of rail. Now it doesn't take up floor space when... Install a sliding ladder to reach sundries stored in high cabinets. As a bonus, you can..."
A Red Dining Room...Is It Right For Your Home?
"Changing red walls to almost any other color, unless of course it’s an even darker color... the new wall color can be applied. If you’ve been toying with painting your dining... dining room walls red…or for that matter, any bold, dramatic color…here are some tips and... area. The wall is red, this wall only. When we have guests we use another folding table... hit the wall and decided to paint it in wide horizontal stripes using two soft neutrals..."
9 Fashionably Cool Living Room Color Palettes
"custom window treatments. But when it comes to the relatively affordable elements... simple window treatments, pillows and other low-cost accessories — by all means take... for most walls, with either colored accent walls or wall art to break it up. A good... interior walls. Actually, we only carry one color of gray for our furniture these days... painted one wall in my living room a burnt orange and get all kinds of compliments on it..."