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Woodipedia: Make a Solid Choice With Oak
Forget those low-end products of old. Red and white oak today are beautiful, versatile and relatively inexpensive
"way the wood was milled by the sawyer, matched by a craftsperson and ultimately finished... museum-quality furniture made by Frank Lloyd Wright and Gustav Stickley. On the other hand... finishing furniture? it was an old technique that a master furniture maker, Adam Turtle... natural wood furniture is a sacrilege in my mind. I cringe when I see it done on TV... covering our wood. Knowledge always seems to remind me or gives me more appreciation for..."
Your Floor: An Introduction to Solid-Plank Wood Floors
"choose the wood floor right for you. Engineered wood floors and solid wood floors are... engineered wood floors, but let's get through solid wood first. More flooring guides... alled solid wood floor will add warmth, character and value to your interior as long... not all wood floors are equal, and the many species of wood that get made into floors... Wood floors are a classic addition to any home. Barring damage from fire or flood..."
Kitchen Counters: High-Tech Solid Surfaces Make Maintenance Easy
Sculpted by heat and nonporous by nature, solid-surface countertops bring imagination and low maintenance to the kitchen
"nature, solid-surface countertops bring imagination and low maintenance to the kitchen... Solid-surface countertops are the stuff of George Jetson, in which high-tech plastics... I have solid white Wilsonart solid surface and I am so ready to get them replaced... this is solid surface, as they have heard that solid surface is outdated and not attractive... and the solid colors and very small particulates are more popular now. Solid surface..."
Block-Printed Textiles Add Solid Style
From traditional Indian designs to DIY versions, block-printed fabrics add pattern and texture to any style decor
"textiles with wood. Michael Smith's bedroom has all the makings of a classic space: a wood... with a contemporary spirit. To make hand-blocked fabric appear current, keep it monotone... creativity, a wood block and inspiration. Above is a less traditional DIY project. Prudent... for a contemporary pattern. Houzzers, tell us: Would you bring hand-blocked fabric..."
My Houzz: Contemporary Country Netherlands Home
Charming country style and abundantly comfortable furniture make an open-layout home cozy and warm for a Dutch family of five
"comfortable furniture make an open-layout home cozy and warm for a Dutch family of five... features solid wood open shelving to display collected accessories. Polished cement... Modern furniture with clean lines and simple silhouettes, combined with a few key... lend a contemporary country aesthetic to the interior.Table: Keijzer & Co The... lot of furniture sourcing herself. "She combined our advice with her own ideas and..."
My Houzz: Ronnie Wood’s Old Art Studio Gets a Makeover
Check out this contemporary update of a former factory flat that survived World War II bombs and use by a member of The Rolling Stones
"out this contemporary update of a former factory flat that survived World War II bombs... stylish, contemporary furniture. “Planning our wedding coincided with the renovation... Ronnie Wood of the Rolling Stones had previously owned the flat and had used it as... (Ronnie Wood is a talented artist). I'd love to see some of the before shots or historical... too! Ron Wood has been a "Stone" since about 1975 Great job! So...when do I move in..."
What Goes With Dark Wood Floors?
Avoid a too-heavy look or losing your furniture in a sea of darkness with these pairing ideas for flooring in deep tones
"losing your furniture in a sea of darkness with these pairing ideas for flooring in deep... Dark wood floors can be incredibly chic and sophisticated, bringing richness and... lighter wood furniture helps, but I do think the dark color needs to appear either... he dark wood floor with certain colors of wood that look good. I love this floor,... mixing dark wood floors with dark wood cabinetry and white painted cabinetry... http://www..."
Guest Picks: Light Wood Accents That'll Grow on You
"s and furniture in ash, birch and light oak... light wood floors, we would need to embrace light wood details with our furniture... light woods in our everyday belongings to help make our home meet our vision, and... seal the wood without loosing that lovely light wood. Other pieces are on hardboard... birch wood around them. Although these poured paintings are more contemporary,... birch wood would look nice with mid-century furniture and decor. www.paintingsb..."
Light Wood vs Dark Wood
"Shades of Wood Can Do for a Space... finish of wood can be a huge one. Aside from the many considerations of the wood itself... with dark wood unless you are creating the Bat Cave. And light wood with light colors... dark with wood can create an entire vibe throughout, and determines what you're able... shades of wood and how they work for their space.... "dark" wood is on the way out- I feel are incorrect. Wood is wood, and will always..."
So Your Style Is: Contemporary
What's contemporary style? Strong lines, smooth forms, minimal accessories — with room for rule breaking
"hat's contemporary style? Strong lines, smooth forms, minimal accessories — with... Technically, contemporary design is rooted in the moment (as in this moment, here and now... ornamentation, solid or subtly patterned fabrics in lieu of colorful prints, minimal accessories... terms "contemporary" and "modern" tossed about interchangeably, but they're not exactly... guidelines; contemporary, by definition, is more fluid and tolerates a bit of rule-breaking..."
How to Mix Wood Furniture Finishes
Furniture doesn't need to match to look good; add character and charm to your home with mismatched — but complementary — tones
"Furniture doesn't need to match to look good; add character and charm to your home... brown contemporary furniture, but just inherited a beautiful mahogany antique piece... maple furniture, but now you lean toward dark rich cherry pieces. Or maybe you own... varied wood tones. These spaces may be considered eclectic, and they are full of... to mix woods in your own place.... replace with wood however I will likely not be able to match it to the wood already in the..."
Houzz Tour: Earthiness Grounds a Contemporary Louisiana Home
Generous wood and thoughtful design on a 32-acre site, pond included, make for a warm-looking home that naturally fits its owners
"erous wood and thoughtful design on a 32-acre site, pond included, make for a wa... midcentury and contemporary architecture, dreamed of a contemporary and earthy home for her... roofs, wood siding and porches, lots of porches. Brenna Barzenick, a lover of midcentury... that's contemporary yet still cognizant of the area's traditions. This tour documents... of the woods and what's left of the trees stand there, sulking. No windows that open..."
Houzz Tour: Contemporary Family Retreat on Lake Michigan
"in the woods on the shore of Lake Michigan serves as a second home for a couple with... reclaimed barn wood used! Great grey colour instead of boring brown! To contemporary for... such nice furniture and finishing touches. Beautiful home. Cheeseheads, unite! I just... warmer wood tones as well. I do love the piece above the fireplace though! Personally... context. The wood surrounding the small electric fireplace is from a barn in Texas. "We..."
My Houzz: Contemporary Four-Story Find in San Francisco
"Warm woods, earthy hues and original art make a family's cherished San Francisco... clean, contemporary design and had long admired Maniscalco's work. They knew they... created a contemporary, comfortable space suited for their family's lifestyle. Houzz... wonderful wood warms it and pulls it all together. The view with morning coffee - ahhh... space.Furniture: Room & Board The contemporary, clean-lined rear exterior of..."
My Houzz: Contemporary Meets Exotic in a Dallas Ranch House
From a lushly landscaped pool area to dark woods and cheetah prints inside, this 1950s brick ranch home shows an island spirit
"to dark woods and cheetah prints inside, this 1950s brick ranch home shows an island... style "contemporary old-world exotic" and filled their 1950s ranch house with an eclectic... and dark wood furniture are the perfect setting for the family's library and sitting... outdoor furniture is a must for the Hudsons. Stanford says, "Everything is very sturdy... traditional wood table. "This thing takes a beating," Stanford says. "We eat here, do homework..."