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How to Get Your Window Treatment Right
"on my sliding doors but want the panels to stack to one side so I can easily get... curtains to slide. Any ideas out there? Hammerhugger -- You will not be able to use rings... we have sliding glass doors out to a Juilet balcony. I am purchasing drapery rods... on my sliding door. I did not use a bracket in the middle, but I did insert an electral... ceiling sliding doors and windows. The current drapes hang from rods attached to the..."
Simple Pleasures: Preserving Analog Memories in a Digital World
Too often our photos and mementos accumulate in computers and in piles. Here’s how to free them up to be displayed and enjoyed
"number of slides, close to 1000, as well as 8mm film and the large glass slides? (Not... display as a slide show but haven't found the technology that can do this yet. what... thousands of slides that I inherited. You can also send the full albums and they send them... with 35mm slides and negatives. @mallory5nz- I first saw Framed in a NYT article. They... negatives and slides. With the included software, you can then organize them into folders..."
Know Your House: Interior Door Parts and Styles
Learn all the possibilities for your doors, and you may never default to the standard six-panel again
"style that slide on a pole over the door opening (got the sliding door inspiration from... example, sliding Doji screen, barn door sliders, etc. Here is one of my favorite door... another sliding door for our en-suite master bathroom since there is little room for... Greenwood - Sliding doors (Shoji, barn, pocket, etc.) can be any style (more or less) and... building the sliding plank doors for your basement and master bath: http://brenthullcompanies..."
Which Window for Your World?
The view and fresh air from your windows make a huge impact on the experience of being in your house
"vertical sliding sash, each sash slides sideways between rails, rather than hung on... with a sliding window or single/double hung window). You can also fully swing the... currently have sliding windows and the one in the bedroom takes a lot of strength to open... Horizontal Sliding Windows:- A variation called 'Yorkshire light' (or 'lite' or 'slider')... more. Sliding windowsThe sliding or gliding window functions much like a double-hung..."
Houzz Tour: Nestling Into the Rural Pennsylvania Landscape
Regional barns and nature provide the inspiration for a new home sited between a meadow and the woods
"all the sliding doors! Wow--the best house I have seen on this website! I'd love to... :) The sliding doors truly add a unique, rustic feel to this build. I've always liked... of the sliding door in the guest bedroom. Is it customer? That was "custom". Stunning... Also sliding barn style doors while pleasing to look at as a photo eat up too much... Yes, the sliding doors are custom, crafted from salvaged wood. Also, for more information..."
Stunning, Surprising Corner Windows
"meeting sliding pocket doors are a great option as well. One of our projects, 'Big... matching the sliding door panel size. http://www.houzz.com/photos/5137631/Big-Tree-Camp... see the sliding door in this picture) There are several other corner meeting windows... windows & sliding doors pictured in these ideabooks- http://www.houzz.com/ideabooks/1... see the sliding pocket door on one side of the corner and the fixed picture window..."
What to Shop for in Cabinet Hardware and Millwork
Learn about finishing touches for kitchen and bath cabinets to pick the options that will work best for you
"extension slides they make for a more usable drawer .. and you are normally assured of... on the slides and drawer construction as to whether it can be a certain size. A 36"... but good slides (they have weight ratings, so just check those) and a well constructed... drawer slides are quickly becoming the standard in cabinetry. The big plus is the... varies by slide manufacturer. Really helpful! Thank you. jeanstryker, mine are 36"x8"..."
Houzz Tour: Just What Mom Wanted, Off the Washington Coast
With an art studio, age-in-place features and a view-maximizing design, this home shows just how well the architect knows his client
"those slide-open windows. I imagine it is a wonderful home to live. Thank you... beautiful sliding doors won't be open year round but will be rolled back during those... ! The sliding corner doors truly open the space. Thanks for sharing this article... walls slide open to completely connect the living room to the hillside. Sofa: EcoBalanza;... to the sliding doors became easier to manage. Over time the raw steel will rust to..."
Kitchen Banquettes: Explaining the Buffet of Options
We dish up info on all your choices — shapes, materials, storage types — so you can choose the banquette that suits your kitchen best
"and not slide too much. Third is that sliding doors might also be a storage option... easily slide out either end of the L-shape. Also, this is an open floor plan and his... thinking that sliding doors with recessed circular pulls for storage would work. We have... them to slide into instead of banging chairs against the wall. Here is a before and... can't slide past the leg. Trestle and pedestal tables are best. Impatient Gardener..."
The 15 Most Popular Kitchen Storage Ideas on Houzz
Solve common kitchen dilemmas in style with custom and ready-made organizers, drawers, shelves and more
"the lids slide in...all shapes and sizes and the bookend slides or expands as needed... could slide in and out easily. It wasn't perfect but it only cost about $7 and... have two slide over drawers that hold cans. I love it so much. I can find anything... pantry with sliding drawers to hold the cans at just the perfect angle. I love my pantry... cabinets sliding shelves storage. But what I really want to know is what type of lighting..."
Houzz Tour: Modern Renewal for a Tired Texas Ranch
This major makeover involved additions, layout changes and a new facade. See the stunning results here
"by the sliding doors that greet me before the actual front entry does. I would be... of the sliding doors (thus making it look like that's supposed to be the main entrance)... large sliding glass door with lights on either side draw my eye directly to what... even if sliding glass doors had a doorbell, house numbers, a mailbox and a neon sign... think that sliding glass doors were the main entrance to a home. I think the front door..."
Bathroom Remodel Insight: A Houzz Survey Reveals Homeowners’ Plans
Tub or shower? What finish for your fixtures? Find out what bathroom features are popular — and the differences by age group
"seamless sliding glass doors . I HATE it now, mainly because of the glass doors , the... inline sliding frameless 3 panel door system custom made for our other shower, because... every slide properly after a couple of years. 3)eliminated the tub in the master... then a sliding pocket door yo the tub/shower area, which has it's own door to the... seat, slide bar hand held and shower head that swings, and controls at shower entrance..."
Upgrade Your House With New Interior Doors
New project for a new year: Enhance your home's architecture with new interior doors you'll love to live with every day
"adult can slide it to one side when they need to open the door and then slide it back... house with sliding doors all over the place. We have a long sunroom the full length of... sick of sliding glass doors. We want to change to French doors off the kitchen and... with just sliding doors? Has anyone popped out the panels on the doors and replaced... count the sliding closet doors that match the room doors. I don't know what it is..."
4 Questions to Help You Organize Your Favorite Photos
Organize your keeper photos with a system that's just right for you, whether it's in the cloud or you can hold it in your hand
"photos, slides and film stacked up 5 ft high, I had 20 boxes of albums, photos, letters... of old slides? @rigg3935: I have the same dilemma! It was a long-standing family joke... sunset slides my mom would take every summer, along with many other scenic pictures... done with slides - hook them together on a lampshade frame, or make window "shade" in... about 2500 slides my mother in law had stored. He wanted to organize them for her 90th..."
Idea of the Week: Customizable Dish Drawer
"of your slides. Most decent, ball bearing slides should be able to handle 55lbs+, but... much for sliding in and out. How do I find out what that limit might be? i tried to... drawer slide weight load rating into consideration. ESPECIALLY if you plan to stack... bearing slides (Hafele sells ones from Grass...which are excellent). Nova Pro slides... with them sliding around, chipping, etc. Seems like an unnecessary expense to me. Love..."