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12 Ideas to Make a Great Entrance
Set the right tone for your house right off the bat by creating an entryway that caters to function but speaks to style
"outside your door and a cleanable rug inside your door? I myself find it awkward when... neat the door for extra light. Needless to say its a large gold framed rococo mirror... three doors(one to a closet, one to outdoors, and one into living room - 1934 house)... Australia, the doors are open and there is a lot of movement between outside and inside. Flip... front doors on a wide wrap around porch.. She is in a remodel and the original front..."
Modern Party Etiquette for Hosts and Guests
Learn the mannerly way to handle invitations, gifts and even mishaps for a party that's memorable for the right reasons
"situations - splitting me from my partner AND then sitting me with a boisterous person would... answer the door, accommodate you, prepare you a drink, welcome you and make conversation... to have door mats that actually *do something/clean stuff offa the bottom of shoes"... to the door and at my last gathering people would ask "should I take off my shoes"... at the door to greet people after maybe guest #10) - make it happen. I will not play..."
Double-Duty Savvy: 10 Supersmart Laundry Room Combos
Throw some extra function in along with the fabric softener to spin your laundry room into mutitasking mode
"the back door entrance, extra freezer room, pantry, and - you forgot to mention - kitties'... back door, chest freezer (which just got bigger and cupboards got smaller) :(, coats... back door & quasi-mudroom too! I was wondering if I was a bit mad asking so much... Our 1963 split-level has a laundry room that also is a 3/4 bathroom with a toilet, sink... has a door that leads to the back yard, so my husband calls it "the pool bathroom"..."
How to Plan a Kitchen Workflow That Works
Every kitchen has workflow needs as unique as the people who use it. Here's how to design your space to suit your needs
"and 2 doors (out and basement) and 2nd opening on the other side to dining room (darn... add a 4door refrigerator, much easier to use when situated with an island/worktop... fridge door and you). The Grono kitchen lacks proper work space by the sink. Unless... from the door for easy access. We had that problem before. also, remember if you have... fridge door opening in the wrong direction. For me, this would be the most difficult..."
Easy Green: 23 Ways to Reduce Waste at Home
Pick from this plethora of earth-friendly ideas to send less to the landfill and keep more money in your pocket
"your next door neighbour who you know very well how she keeps her house and looks after... of the door. In a few months probably did more for the planet than I could do in... year old door knobs and hinges for my house! Send your cabinets and sinks to a Habitat... out your door and gathering everything you need except the dressing and if your into... faster than splitting hairs over whether it's better to clean up dog-sick with toilet paper..."
Find the Right Oven Arrangement for Your Kitchen
Have all the options for ovens, with or without cooktops and drawers, left you steamed? This guide will help you simmer down
"french doors. My old oven had french doors, and it was so much easier to use. The... you can split the main section into two separate sections. http://www.samsung.com... french door electric oven I found, by American Range, was out of my price range.... glass doors, thus not conforming to today's consumer obsession of stainless steel... French doors. I called S-Z & was forwarded to the Engineers, on speaker-phone, it..."
5 Ways DIY Remodels Get Derailed — and How to Deal
"bi-fold doors with a pocket door. He launched into the project one afternoon, ripping... front door (16') nothing fancy and that took me three times as long as I thought... never have doors, drawer fronts or switch plates in this kitchen! When do you start on... pocket door to the other side of the doorway!) DIY doesn't always mean that you have... causing the door to be firmly pushed CLOSED--locking three kids OUT of the bath room who..."
How to Design a Kitchen Island
Size, seating height, all those appliance and storage options ... here's how to clear up the kitchen island confusion
"had to split it to 2 islands. Always remember never to make it too large, a slab can... A 24" door fully opened with only 36" of floor clearance means you only have 12"... fridge door handle to island). The huge island (unfortunately all one level) also... them with doors. I have a small 1953 kitchen. My serve my husband homemade food every... with many doors from right and left I have little space, my first idea was a cooktop..."
Here's How to Steer Clear of 10 Top Design Don'ts
Get interiors that look professionally styled even if you're taking the DIY route, by avoiding these common mistakes
"front door is smack in the middle of the traffic flow directly into the next (dining... of the door to position seating without blocking the traffic flow? I live in NOLA... by the door but its too long (and I love the chaise--purchased after Katrina) with... different door, window, siding and stone styles and colors to always get color samples... around the door, cuddle in a corner, etc....most husbands probably wouldn't be allowed..."
My Houzz: Hodgepodge Happiness in a Santa Cruz Beach House
"yellow door! Very nice "hodgepodge" . I am awed at the creativity meshed with such... yellow door is FANTASTIC! Absolutely charming! One of my absolute favorites on the... house, door and shutters? --Just love the story of beating the price of the hutch... front door is awesome. Eclectic--like me. Stuff I love all thrown together with... Front door is awesome, art work funky and love your nook in the tv room Aren't most..."
Houzz Tour: A Revolutionary Renovation in Connecticut
A 200-year-old farmhouse retains elements of its past, like reclaimed wood, yet feels decidedly modern. Yoga, anyone?
"behind doors in the garden room." How could you not show a picture of this? You... by the door was expendable, but I think the house looks naked on that side. I'd love... of barn doors, the light filled lower rooms -- It's a great space. I know I would... front door (which I liked better in black) and the façade of the Greek Revival wing... front door--maybe some trim in the front entry. Even the old front has lost its..."
7 Ways to Rock a TV and Fireplace Combo
Win the battle of the dueling focal points with a thoughtful fireplace arrangement that puts attention right where you want it
"chain-mail door insert, which allows ventilation, adequate visibility of LCD displays... remotes with door closed. The Grass Nova Pro drawer slides run so smoothly that the turntable... to be split so I decided on a peninsula fireplace but can't decide how far into the... and a door on the wall of the L base at the moment though we have the travertine... in the doors for transmission of IR remote beams and wide shelves for concealing soundbars..."
How to Tackle Your Home To-Dos
"them up, split and stack them. I am trying to do as much as I possibly can, but between... on the door!! OOps! It is now out of intensive care, but I don't think the faint pink... loose door handle, I can fix it straight away. Handy and it keeps me from going... fridge door to be counterproductive. It is a constant reminder of what hasn't been... loose, door knob can be fastened again...and you do not leave this small things lingering..."
What's That Sound? 9 Home Noises and How to Fix Them
Bumps and thumps might be driving you crazy, but they also might mean big trouble. We give you the lowdown and which pro to call for help
"opened the door for the first time.... PS: none of this rant should imply that I don't... French door LG fridge that is almost silent, until the weather gets humid, then the... freezer door you'll get ice build up or it could be a bad fan. Greandmah, you could... garage door and out jumped a white cat. Needless to say that freaked him out, thinking... wainscoting splitting (solved that with a humidifier though). Would startle the heck out..."
Kitchen of the Week: A Budget Makeover in Massachusetts
For less than $3,000 (not including appliances), a designing couple gets a new kitchen that honors the past
"wood doors were okay, though. Hope old cabinets can handle better. Great wallpaper... i'm in a split level style house so the previous owners had the vent run up through... with the doors closed it is not visible.There is a right angle bend but we have lived... depth. The door does open for full 90 degree access. The water on the inside is great... (i.e. door to playroom) are terrific. Not only that but they created a fabulous space..."