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1871 stain flooring Stories
Goodnight, Irene: It's Time to Reclaim Your Basement
Choosing Color: Give Me More Gray Days
"keen to stain my floors grey. I don't want a wash look but solid grey, like aged outdoor... ). The floors are european oak. Any suggestions? Thank you. holy cow - so beautiful... white floor base create a dramatic contrast. Another gray wall, this time in the... in the floor tile as well as the silvery tones of the fanciful mirror and lighting... and the floor the same blue-gray. Gray and yellow are a winning pair. Gray's subtleness..."
How to Protect (Even Enhance!) Your Relationship While Renovating
No home improvement project is worth a broken heart. Keep your togetherness during a remodel with this wise advice
Houzz Tour: 19th-Century Farmhouse Becomes Home for 5
Why Your Room Wants a Small Chair
Overstuffed chairs have their place, but undersize ones have more. Tuck one in and watch guests flock over
"furnishing floor plan for our diminutive living room. No problem. I crumpled up the... the floor plan and tucked the chair right up next to my coffee table. And you know... scale floor plan have the final word. And consider that an undersize chair may be... original stain, varnish, velvet, button-tufting, and horsehair stuffing in pristine... on the floor. I have this antique chair my mother gave me in my living room. No one..."
Houzz Tour: A Warm Washington Barn Rolls Out the Welcome Mat
With plenty of space for visiting family and community groups too, this barn has a new role as a modern rustic guesthouse
16 Exquisite Beds Fit for a Queen
No shrinking violets here — these extravagant beds claim their rightful place as rulers in the land of sleep furnishings
Drop In on a Hot Comeback With a Sunken Living Room
Take the plunge into a new kind of practicality with an interior design feature that has a rich history
"dropping the floor can create more headroom in spaces where raising the roof isn’t an option... of open floor plans, which, while airy and funtional, create one big continuous space... a wood floor to poured concrete if there’s no clear delineation between spaces?... the wood flooring it was easy for my hubby to stain the step a darker color to alert... different flooring, but so far no railing. Since the steps and the lower floor are wood..."
My Houzz: Artful Restoration for a Brooklyn Brownstone
Historic detail balances with modern finishes and furnishings in this thoughtfully renovated, art-filled home
"bottom two floors; the top two floors are rented out. Hassler hopes to one day occupy... original flooring and wood detail motifs and given salvaged pieces new life. “The thing... love the floors the most, and am happy to see the original woodwork was not insulted... too, Floors and all trim to die for. I could enjoy a glass of Lambrusco in that... those floors! That bedroom closet. If I were in the closet, that would be the one..."
Design Surprises Amaze in an Eye-Popping Manhattan Penthouse
Mathematics meets fun in a most unusual 7,000-square-foot space topping a landmark New York City building
"inserted four floors into the previously unoccupied hipped roof space starting on the 21st... 21st floor of a landmark building near City Hall Park. The interior design was handled... the top-floor attic and back down again. Photos don't do the design justice, but they... see a floor plan. I think that will be the only way to understand this building.... second floor! The slide snaking throughout the home just reminds me of that movie..."
Room of the Day: Proudly Pink in San Antonio
"ground-floor bonus room shortly after moving into the San Antonio, Texas, home, closing... space for floor plans and samples. “Everything was just falling in piles on the floor... the IKEA floor covering is the perfect "TA-DAH". Wow! Bravo Jamie! This is YOUR space... hiding stains too! I also am building a studio but would like to know what size your... hardwood floor. I do like the new furniture but, in my opinion, it would look just..."
Guest Picks: A Fresh Take on the Modern Family Room
Kid-friendly furnishings, shots of color, playful patterns and warm wood tones make for one hip space
"encourage floor play. Bring in a spacious sectional in a neutral color to disguise mishaps... achieved with floor cushions. Instead of a coffee table, opt for a large, round ottoman.... while a floor lamp can be placed near the sofa, negating the need for end tables and... encourages floor play. Stubborn stains are no match for this rug; simply remove individual... on the floor for kiddos to lounge in and play on. The thinner black and white stripes..."
Houzz Tour: Modern, Staggered Montreal House
Split front to back by a central atrium, this sleek and cool family home in Canada has a unique design in more ways than one
"starters, the floors in the house are staggered on either side of a central atrium that splits... the top floor and a mezzanine level. The resulting house is sleek and cool, energized... a top-floor skylight that fills each level with natural light. Houzz at a Glance... kitchen. Floor-to-ceiling windows and sliding doors form an easy connection between... concrete floors a gorgeous sheen. Flush cabinetry hugs the walls. This photo shows the..."
8 Ways to Make the Most of Your Laundry Room
"scrubbing out stains, pressing our best and even washing the dog. Shouldn't we make this... add a floor drain in my second floor utility room in case of a major leak. All my... another floor to wash them, fold them and then return them to the floor where we keep... pointing out floor drain. Very good insurance policy especially with a wood floor. My... over the floor, past the clothes I am WEARING, and into the washer, endangering all..."
8 Stunning and Soothing Shower Designs
Step into these brave bathroom designs, from Roman inspired to supermodern, and let the ideas wash over you
"from a stained-glass surround, to a soothing and meditative shower, to a Roman ba... do not stain. The shower floor are lake stones. The Bathroom floor is hardwood. I... man out" stained glass as it feels too heavy. But I like the idea of stained glass and... Bathroom floor and shower floor seem to be the same height. This is a first in the many... and the stain-glass bathrooms are interesting .One can surely get a lot of ideas .But..."