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7 Ways to Rock a TV and Fireplace Combo
Win the battle of the dueling focal points with a thoughtful fireplace arrangement that puts attention right where you want it
"the same wall requires a delicate balance. These two focal points need a precise plan... on the wall to the left of the fireplace wall. My seating faces the fireplace, but... The wall feature above the wall unit is remnants of old wallpaper and layers of... spaced windows and a door on the wall of the L base at the moment though we have the... different wall. We have a chase behind the wall to run new cables if necessary. Additionally..."
Morning Nook Tips for Sleepyheads to Get-Up-and-Goers
Whether you whack the snooze button or spring out of bed, these ideas can help you create a refreshing space that helps you on your way
"nooks to window seats and more, let your imagination be sparked by these sun-kissed... A long wall of floor to ceiling windows to our atrium garden let plenty of light in... Big windows all around let in plenty of light without the glare of full sun. Great... have no window coverings, so the sun shines onto my bed - if it shines at all, we're... with the sliding doors open, watching the birds coming in for their daily breakfast..."
Room of the Day: Deep Blue Proves a Hot Hue
"entire walls in the shade — moldings and all. Without the expected white trim, the... best. The walls didn't move, the windows didn't change. Cory plied her significant skill... area rug? wall to wall? ) that folks obsess over. In the case of the little man study... with dark walls than it did with cream colored walls. Fabulous job! Very inspiring!... near the wall/window and if there will be any issues with warm/cold air distribution..."
Room of the Day: A Family Bath With Vintage Apothecary Style
"all the walls,” she says. She started collecting images that were similar to the look... truncated window look from the outside? Unfortunately, a window like that can scream... in the wall tile. You are seeing a reflection of the window in the gloss of the tile's... problem then slide the 3' vanity closer to the left side wall leaving 4' for the toilet... against the wall on one side. Architects and builder tell me a window in a shower is a..."
17 Things Color Consultants Want You to Know
Dithering over potential palettes for your home? A color pro might be the way to go. Here's how it works
"on the walls and can't make up their minds what to do," says Mary Nolte of Kaleidoscope... it on a wall, then choose a single small wall and paint that whole wall top to bottom... select a wall color you won't regret" or "Should I paint an accent wall?" or "Candice... their wall. If they are, then yes- testing a part of the wall is a good idea. This... as your walls and prime and paint those for your samples ... not the wall. You can..."
Houzz Tour: Unplugging From High Tech in a Texas Farmhouse
This simply styled home gives an Austin family all the warmth of comfort food and all the amenities of modern times
"through windows needed for breezes — all elements that you need for comfort,” the architect... glass and walls other the sheetrock. Even basic bedrooms have some added character.... kitchen window. the little awning won't help a lot or for long. Lovely home, but what... kitchen window awning. And when the awning fails, the water will be pouring onto the... brick wall, the modern addition leading toward the garage, and the brick wrap-around..."
My Houzz: Luminous and Low Maintenance in New Orleans
See the new build that replaced a hurricane-ravaged house, beginning a new chapter for a retiring couple
"rich with windows that let in the breezes and Louisiana sunshine. Houzz at a Glance... similar windows, sliding door that are original 1964 aluminum and need to be redone... on the wall of the Hudson River is by Frederick Church; if it is, get it insured!... through our windows. When we saw the slabs side by side, same pattern, there was too much... clerestory windows to bring more light into the space. Actually, I love everything about..."
American Architecture: The Elements of Cape Cod Style
This simple architecture style was born in New England but has stood the test of time around the United States
"shutters, window boxes and pedestrian paths. Nothing says "home sweet home" quite like... has two windows on both sides of the front door and a quarter cape with one window... with two windows to the left of the front door is called a half cape. A full cape has... the snow slide off when it is heated by the sun. A Designers Paradise to decorate and... a flat wall to place my large wardrobe/dressser. I love the idea of a breezeway between..."
My Houzz: Empty Nesters Simplify in a Portland Loft
Chucking two-thirds of their stuff and heading to the city, a couple discovers the freedom of downsizing
"large windows and original woodwork at the Marshall Wells Lofts. Before the move... on my walls also but I prefer cool tones. Lovely home, very cosy. Love: the entire... media wall/shelving unit, the text-as-graphics details, and those gorgeous (but barely... out the walls, paint everything white and throw/give away eighty percent of the furniture... beautiful windows! Am I the only one who can't see how they could live without 80% of..."
Space-Saving Tips for Your Small Home Office
"worktops, wall storage and other organizing tricks can help you create a more comfortable... that a window under the desk? Patricia: yes it does look like a window! But can't... that the window below the desk is a basement "well" window with a canvas garden scene... sense! The window well liners are made by "Biggies". Search the web for window well liners... larger window and shelving and a door through bedroom at other end!! Fun and practical..."
TGIR: The Case of the Disappearing TV
They Got It Right: If you can’t beat it, camouflage it. See how these designers made TV screens almost unnoticeable
"on the wall between two windows. When I watch TV, the curtains cover the windows and... lovely wall Asian wall cabinet, over the fireplace, that hides my flatscreen TV.... double sliding doors on the most useful wall. Last year I removed the doors, painted... black wall is a cleaver idea. The problem is a black wall isn't always appropriate... solid wall. To watch TV simply slide the panels off to the sides. Although not as..."
My Houzz: Transitional-Style Elegance in Tampa
"install new windows and a roof; and again in 2009 to remodel the guest bathroom. Today... of pink walls and purple carpet ;) Sure has come a long way since I got to select... painting the walls. The effect is beautiful. @ scarbowcow - I think that paint effect might... love the wall colors...welcoming. Thanks for showing us that a house doesn't have to... It has wall-to-wall sliding glass doors that lead to the home’s pool area. The living..."
The Most Incredible Kids' Tree House You'll Ever See?
Duck your head to enter this unforgettable Dallas wonderwork, lovingly crafted with imaginative delights
"climbing wall, rope ladder, suspension bridge and zip line. “To make a good tree house... forms a wall. so it leans against the tree. windows and door and hardware came from... and had walls, with an open front porch with a ladder and slide. It has 2 swings. There... playhouse has windows on all sides, including a round one in the gable! It's difficult to... seesaw, the slides and the swings. What about a pool. Are you saying kids can't appreciate..."
See the Clever Tricks That Opened Up This Master Bathroom
A recessed toilet paper holder and cabinets, diagonal large-format tiles, frameless glass and more helped maximize every inch of the space
"sink. She wall-mounted the toilet and faucets for a roomier feel and to make cleaning... replaced the window with a fiberglass window frame and added a remote control shade. Adding... a 2x4 wall, your carpenter will need to fur out the wall by 3/8" to accomodate the... frame the wall with 2x6 studs and make a large opening like a window for the tank in... transom window on the door (or) up high on a light-facing wall. It will still give..."
Love the One You're With: Honoring a Home's Original Charm
"roofline, walls and tile, it's often necessary to get creative and work with what you... The red walls and carpet are the before shots, and the yellow walls with hardwood are... mentioned the window and sliding doors and a few other things in the original longer article... larger windows on the 2nd floor and HATED the dark wood paneling that covers the walls... walls in almost the entire 1st floor. But, having gone to some zoning board meetings..."