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139 specialty glass Ideabooks
Small Luxuries: Chill at Home With a Specialty Ice Maker
Get perfectly clear cubes — and never wrestle a tray again — with a freestanding or built-in ice maker
12 Great Decorative Alternatives to Curtains
Filter light and views while drawing the eye by dressing windows in specialty glass, artistic screens or snazzy shades
"windows in specialty glass, artistic screens or snazzy shades... Leaded glass and stained glass are traditional solutions, but industrial windows and... etched glass, screens, awnings and more. These not only manipulate the light coming... stained glass and etched glass that you can apply to windows with little more than... but the glass stayed put so I didn't have broken glass to clean up. Gosh those lacy... stained-glass or color look with paints for glass. They also sell the stuff that will..."
Choose Your Kitchen Cabinet Glass
Textured? Frosted? Seeded? Find the cabinet glass style that will set off your kitchen to its best advantage
"cabinet glass style that will set off your kitchen to its best advantage... Glass cabinet inserts represent an ideal compromise between solid cabinetry and open... choosing glass inserts — the market is loaded with interesting textures and techniques... cabinet glass. A few comments from a glass shop: 1) tempered glass is not necessary... all the glass installed. I made art glass panels myself Solid colored glass will conceal..."
Sliding Walls Bring the Outside In
"sliding glass walls that connect inside and outside, typically living areas and patios... terms "glass wall" and "glass curtain" have special meaning. However, have to say... operable glass walls has been a specialty of NanaWall Systems for over 25 years. For... views via glass, lest bugs and other such critters infest my home. I've also wondered... made of glass? aprilaries - If I had the money and a site to build upon, I'd probably..."
How to Add a Kitchen Backsplash
Great project: Install glass, tile or another decorative material for a gorgeous and protective backsplash
"Install glass, tile or another decorative material for a gorgeous and protective backsplash... chip the glass. Thicker glass does cut easier than thinner glass and thinner glass... than a glass magnetic backsplash. Glass is easy to clean unlike grout between tiles... behind glass, a second is a stained glass piece, a 3rd is just a piece of plexiglass... fused glass tiles for my kitchen backsplash (I'm a glass artist). I used my chili..."
Houzz Tour: Dream Views Wow on Seattle's Lake Washington
Expansive glass brings nature's glories inside this contemporary home, while generous wood celebrates the beauty of the outdoors
"nsive glass brings nature's glories inside this contemporary home, while generous... All the glass with a very modern but warm feeling, bringing the outdoors in. Beautiful... Is it a specialty product or what kind of boards were use. Many thanks for sharing... sliding glass walls removing the barriers to the outside!!!!! Oh I so miss Seattle... space. A glass tile backsplash and glass cabinet doors reflect the light. "It was important..."
What Chipotle and Radiohead Can Teach Us About Sound Quality at Home
Contemporary designs filled with glass and concrete can be hostile environments for great sound quality. Here's how to fix that
"filled with glass and concrete can be hostile environments for great sound quality. Here's... clinking glasses and the low humming of canned conversation. Like the fake laugh track... using specialty ($$$) drywall, building a room within a room etc etc. etc. Additionally... lots of glass and concrete. "Basically the most hostile environment for sound,” Emmi... sound. “Glass and concrete are hardest to work with,” Emmi says. “They have strong..."
8 Top Tile Types for Your Kitchen Backsplash
Backsplash designs don't have to be set in stone; glass, mirror and mosaic tiles can create kitchen beauty in a range of styles
"stone; glass, mirror and mosaic tiles can create kitchen beauty in a range of styles... recycled glass. Manufacturers would not be making glass tile if it were not desirable... install glass tile correctly. At a minimum they should have a special glass tile saw... Mardi Gras glass tiles in Carrollton. We LOVE it! You can see some installation photos... metal, glass, or stone accents. Depending on the client's wishes we will take it further..."
Opening Acts: Folding, Sliding and Pivoting Doors
"space with glass doors that open dramatically to the breezes and the views... afford huge glass systems, you are stuck with about a 4' maximum pane of glass surrounded... pane of glass ! I love all these large openings, but I can't help thinking about insects... sheets of glass, they have larger wheel/tracking systems,they are affordable and offer... wall of glass framed in a vinyl, fiber or thermally broken aluminium, the savings are..."
Upgrade Your Windows for Beauty, Comfort and Big Energy Savings
Bid drafts or stuffiness farewell and say hello to lower utility bills with new, energy-efficient windows
"advances in glass-making and glass-coating technologies mean that replacing your windows... safety glass is laminated glass, which is annealed glass with a thin layer of plastic... rated glass. Normally tempered glass is used, which when impacted on the surface... type of glass you have in your windshield). When impacted, this glass will break, but... insulated glass. I would recommend placing a single large pane of laminated glass (with..."
13 Home Design and Decor Trends to Watch for in 2013
It's predictions ahead as we find out what's on the radar of designers and makers for the coming year
"how this specialty glass looked in coordination with some of the other trends mentioned... cobalt blue glass and have been using it and cobalt blue glass tiles in my bathrooms. Both... back of glass (or Plexiglas) with layers of acrylics that have a metallic sheen. I... lot of glass tiles in that color. A few weeks ago I went to buy some more and it's... ("gilded glass"). Interior designer Melanie Turner is looking for a design trend that..."
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
"every specialty gadget under the sun, the kitchen is and always will be a perplexing... to our glass and plastic storage containers. We have so many different sized plastic... We buy glass spice containers from ikea and label the fronts using a sharpie. They're... china and glasses with features to specially store everything. The narrow shelves would... and 4) glass cabinet in 6" deep dead space. I really prefer a spice drawer. I used..."
Houzz Tour: Contemporary Nest in Fun Vancouver Neighborhood
"lounges and specialty shops that line Main Street. Dilapidated commercial lots have given... I need glass nesting tables like those! Anyone know where they're from?... add a glass backsplash. "I am hoping to source a glass subway tile from Fontile here... look. Glass nesting tables float above the plush textured area rug. "This space is... prominent glass partition to the left separates the living area from the bedroom. Discrete..."
Let There Be Light! Kitchen Window Ideas
"skylights. Specialty window treatments offering privacy and light are a great option too... range with glass backsplash that i designed. i have done two Marin County, CA., one in... fixed glass. Side lights add needed ventilation. Perfection. Note the simple lines... oppressive-glass doors and window relate beautifully to one another. These windows are..."
10 Beautiful, Decorative Gifts to Make on the Cheap
Save money while spreading the love with these personal DIY projects (pssst ... you can even keep them for yourself)
"tons of specialty crafting tools and materials to complete a project, the cost (and... plants in glass containers. I shop thrift stores and garage sales for containers for... crystal or glass candleholders as pots for tiny succulents or air plants for a unique... old-fashioned glass glitter. You have: A wood stumpMake: A geometric-patterned side tableGetting..."