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Help for Whittling Down the Photo Pile
Consider these 6 points your personal pare-down assistant, making organizing your photo collection easier
"movies, and slides, I looked at the sorting, disposal of duplicates, mailing off and delivery... have the slide boxes to go! When my mom passed, I inherited her photos, and along with... photo, slide, cards, etc, onto my Macbook Pro. Now I scan new Christmas photos,... my old slides onto digital memory cards. What a space saver. I have also started scanning... hundreds of slides that represent our entire family history. Knowing that digital is the..."
My Houzz: Colorful and Clever DIY Touches Fill an Alabama Farmhouse
"with the sliding barn doors, the pop of blue on the porch ceilings, the cattle fence... all the sliding doors. Sometimes I wonder if the old old stuff (furniture) might not... The sliding doors could be quite useful for small spaces. I think the lead paint... movable? The sliding barn doors are on my list instead of a pocket door for my master toilet... "borrow" the sliding barn door hardware concept used in the rest of the house and make screens..."
Furniture Clinic: Quick DIY Glides for Sofa, Chair or Table
"stand. It slides easily now! Took hardly any time at all! Now for the occasional tables... Makes it slide like teflon.... If you have any kind of Xyron sticker-maker you can use... see what slides easily across your floors. If it hesitates, it's not going to be a good... If it slides freely--DO IT!! Shelly, that last comment got me thinking - the suede... actually slide better on wooden or ceramic floors than the shiny side - I think I'm..."
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..."
How to Find the Right Range for Your Kitchen
Range style is mostly a matter of personal taste. This full course of possibilities can help you find the right appliance to match yours
"ranges & slide-ins is that the slide-in has a flange that overlaps the countertop,... double oven slide in? I don't like the look of a backguard but I love the double oven... had a slide in Dacor 36" gas cook top. I had a wall oven/micro unit. I said I didn't... double oven slide-in this past summer. It's in the GE Profile Series, glass cooktop and... other slide-ins, but a WHOLE LOT cheaper than the pro series stuff. We cook a lot..."
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..."
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..."
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..."
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..."
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..."
Houzz Tour: An Eichler Remodel Spawns a Design Career
"on the sliding glass door that was replaced adjacent to the main entry. Just because... glass sliding door doesn't mean that we should. This 'detail' flies in the face... indeed a sliding glass door was even located there to begin with. Even the old one... original sliding kitchen cabinets that look great but are a pain to work with. It took... learn to slide the doors without getting hurt, and I often have to hit them first to..."
11 Elements of the Perfect Sunroom
Relax in your own sunny retreat right at home — these features will make your sunroom comfortable, inviting and entertaining
"insulated sliding windows and two ceiling fans, had not thought about window coverings... and a sliding door to replace our storm door we HATE! Love these ideas. Our porch... folding/sliding doors in the playroom and a loft off the playroom. I have a beautiful... and a slide down from the loft so my kid would have the play place on the block.... folding/sliding wall because of earthquake possibilities -- therefore I got six windows..."
Floors Blur the Line Between Inside and Out
"multi-slide doors. Using a recessed track for your sliding door removed the trip... types of sliding doors or French doors. So, there are various ways they are providing... that most sliding door thresholds have. @hbl326 - I recommend consulting your door... for the sliding doors, but the flooring material in a smooth pale gray makes the interior... for the sliding doors blend right in. It's still barely noticeable where the inside..."