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Design Details: Address the Address
"revamping your address numbers? It is quite possible that the size and placement of your current... with an address that's visible, right?... display an address. Tip: If you choose to go this route, be sure that your sign is heavy... current address looks, consider installing a light above or below to help visitors... This address is displayed in a unique way and goes well with the overall symmetry... particular address would be impossible to see from the street, it does add a bit of charm..."
10 Contractor Scam Warning Signs
Protect yourself, your home and your finances after a natural disaster by following these tips for sniffing out storm chasers
10 Things to Ask Your Contractor Before You Start Your Project
Ask these questions before signing with a contractor for better communication and fewer surprises along the way
"before signing with a contractor for better communication and fewer surprises along... writing, signed by all parties and we wee at budget when finished. Word of mouth was... contract and address all of the above questions(and a few more not listed) in our pre-c... BEFORE you sign that contract. In this business, it's all about word of mouth. Be sure... have been addressed. I have to laugh....you guys are living in an alternative universe..."
10 Bold Ideas for Modern House Numbers
Call them creative, quirky or bold. When guests drop in, they'll simply call these address numbers stunning
"hanging pub signs, on the garage), these 10 examples from around Houzz are packed with... Put your address on a sign or something out at the entryway to your driveway so it can... remove our address sign from the house gave us a small amount of additional security from... roadside signs and I would love see some creative ideas. Love it - a couple of these... This sign uses numerals from a "big box" home supply mounted to a polycarbonate..."
Get More From a Multipurpose Laundry Room
Laundry plus bill paying? Sign us up. Plus a potting area? We dig it. See how multiuse laundry rooms work harder and smarter for you
"paying? Sign us up. Plus a potting area? We dig it. See how multiuse laundry rooms... with a sign that says 'wipe your paws' :) I'm sorry but this article seems to fail... fail to address a simple fact: washing machines and driers make noise! Are you guys... I read addressed heat. We are ventilated, and have energy efficient appliances, but..."
Grow a Garden of Succulents for Easy Beauty
Low-water plants in a wide range of colors, shapes and sizes? Sign us up — and check out our faves here
10 Problems Your House May Be Trying to Show You
Ignore some of these signs and you may end up with major issues. We tell you which are normal and which are cause for concern
"these signs and you may end up with major issues. We tell you which are normal and... bad a sign that black carpeting was, and hadn't waited so long before addressing... typically a sign of soil movement. In some areas, soils are expansive and movement is caused... should be addressed as soon as possible. Some latex-based paint will actually balloon... could be a sign of nearby termite swarms. It doesn’t mean you’ve got termites, but if..."
10 Ways to Boost Your Home's Resale Value
Figure out which renovations will pay off, and you'll have more money in your pocket when that 'Sold' sign is hung
"or any sign of water damage, nothing worse than dank smelly areas. Have any water... For Sale signs and those local RE papers. So I KNEW we were not too high. AND you... FOR SALE sign on the lawn that DID result in a FULL PRICE sale so I could not have been... above addressing demographic are spot on. Know your target buying audience and stage..."
Houzz Interview: Rebekah's Weekend Farmhouse Retreat
7 Ways to Improve Bathroom Air Quality for Better Health
Clear the air for good — the right bathroom ventilation can purify what you breathe and prevent those nasty smells
Great Design Plant: Texas Ranger Explodes With Color
If purple is your passion, embrace Leucophyllum frutescens for its profusion of blooms and consider the unfussiness a bonus
The Indoor Gardener: Crazy for Cacti
Surprisingly versatile and blessedly hard to kill, cacti are showing up in homes far from the middle of nowhere
5 Questions to Ask for the Best Room Lighting
Get your overhead, task and accent lighting right for decorative beauty, less eyestrain and a focus exactly where you want
"telltale sign of design quality and one of the most affordable ways to update your home... I will address the design potential and functional value of ceiling fans in my future... continue to address it. People don't know what they are buying since it is only a light... wanted to address a couple comments. The first one is in regards to color temperature... will be addressing that topic in a future ideabook as well. If any of you have images..."
High-Tech Tips for Securing Your House While You're Away
"watch for signs that homeowners are on an extended trip, so one of the best ways to keep... change your address and then deal with changing it back. Security cameras are not that... mailing address, and you use that address for all your bills and other mail. When staffers... simply address your posts to narrow circles, such as "Family" and "Friends," and do... another address. If you scan them, a few days later the internal contents will appear..."
Create a Master Plan for a Cohesive Home
Ensure that individual projects work together for a home that looks intentional and beautiful. Here's how