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1674 stain flooring Ideabooks
Woodipedia: Is It Cherry or Is It Alder?
Learn the differences between these two wood types, as well as costs, sustainability and a caution about finishing
"Stains have made it very easy to color one type of wood to make it look like another... lining, flooring, sub flooring, bearers, stumps et al. Only the flooring could be... Kauri flooring, wall lining and framing. Boards of up to 12 inches by one inch. Much... alder) stained in a brown/gray color which I stripped and re-finished with a clear... with oak floors than the alder. Hopefully this coming winter/spring the alder cabinet..."
Great Material: Gray Wood for Winter
"painted, stained or left to weather naturally, the wood evokes a sense of bare branches... do my floors when we did our remodel, but the stain just didn't work and the beautiful... dream floor...weather beaten grey wood floors throughout the house...difficult to... reclaimed floors I found were simply out of my budget. Now that the house is done I'm... painted, stained or left to weather naturally. . ." Please explain wood being "pickled..."
Why Mahogany? Amazing Grain, Luminous Color
"hold a stain and polish. In its natural state mahogany has a brownish, ruddy hue that... my new floors, love them & adds warmth & beauty to the house! That mahogany-floored... mahogany floor up there, it has painted, paneled walls. Painting over woodwork can look... a wood floor in a wet area like a bath can be a problem, but this mahogany floor can... the wood floor to keep this home office warm without being monotonal. This kind of..."
Design Workshop: The Many Highlights of Translucency
Evoke mystery, create interest, preserve privacy and more with translucent architectural elements inside and out
"Kyoto, the stained glass rose windows at the great Chartres Cathedral in France. And there... not the floors. Too dizzying! Steven Holl's comment rings entirely true via his Bloch... lighted floors made of? Wouldn't they scratch? Great article..beautiful photos...... glass floors; they have been around for a long time. One delightful example: the... glass floors elegantly supported on an iron framework allowing ample light into the..."
Kitchen of the Week: Preserving Period Charm in Atlanta
Additions and updates to this kitchen respect the past while meeting the owner's needs in the present
"second floor and outfitted with a rich array of hand-crafted fir cabinetry. In updating... hardwood floors. New additions — such as a marble tile backsplash and an antique Tiffany... bowling ally floor in the living room. We even saved the old rollers from the pocket doors... Bowling ally floor. http://www.dvrasmussen.com I am bowled over! I love the doors and... second floor? Was the arched entrance to that room original or was it created at..."
Common Household Cleansers for Leather Upholstery
Clean and condition your leather sofa, chairs, handbags and more with ingredients already in your cabinets
"protein-based stains like blood and food, there are substances that can work their way into... the dark stains. Thank you! I have stains on the head rest of my tan leather recliner... transfer, dog stains, and heavy hand stains on the steering column. I now use it on all... on the floor or even the floor mats of cars when we have had to stop short and I would... are not stains .from anything in particular they just appeared. Does anyone have any..."
Kitchen Sinks: Slate Surfaces Rock for Strength and Style
Go for a sandblasted pattern or keep it simple — slate sinks show quality and promise durability no matter how you roll
"antibacterial, stain resistant, noncombustible and unrivaled in strength and durability. Most... would stain. Now, I only have to worry about the grout! Have to agree with wantsideas... backsplashes, floors, and tub surrounds (all of which we have in grey-green slate from a... UNSEALED floor slate slabs. And even that wore off over time. For about 100 years... and/or stained to be sanitary anymore. Can a slate sink be maintained or refurbished..."
My Houzz: Playful Retro Style Perks Up a Dutch Home
"only the stained glass windows remained as evidence of what it had once been. The Hesps... white floor in the younger son's bedroom has to be cleaned.) I'm not typically fond... on the floor to watch television but I see no cushions or cushy rug to protect you... on the floor? And my daughter and her friends ride the horsevery often; in fact she... and the stained glass window. The flowery rug in your daughters room is so cheerful..."
Ideabook 911: A Lounge for the Boys
Ideabook 911: I Need Help Staging for Resale
"a dirt floor (a by-product of tacked-on additions - the prior owner had planned to... the dirt floor room or if it makes sense to put your budget dollars toward demolishing... concrete floor for your dirt floor room so you can turn it into a den - Supplies (including... Slap some stain on the new concrete and call it a finished floor. Get a truckload of... out the floor, but still need to put more thought into this. LOVE the sky pencils..."
Lodge Love: 7 Ways to Land the Look
"1. FLOORS Layering smaller patterned area rugs on top of larger, more textural... if your floors are wood, tile or stone. 2. WINDOWS Woven-wood blinds are a great... doing stained wood door/trim and white painted windows and white trim throughout... plank flooring (Mannington Hickory or something with the hewn sawcuts and burns in... reduction in stain/sanding hours. I am not sure it would work though Wonderful advice!..."
My Houzz: California Hilltop Home Inspires Artistry
A desk made of airplane parts, a mirror sporting fluff ... unusual touches help turn a neglected house into a creative home and studio
"nor the floors covered with refuse. In came natural light, custom furniture and original... kitchen floor saltillo tiles, a coyote paw print remains stamped into one of them.... with the stained glass inlays is perfect! Love it. WOW I love everything about this... simple stained glass in the main door. Love the house , don't care for the furnishings... kitchen floor, a paw print remains stamped into one of the saltillo tiles. Apparently..."
9 Creative Looks for Kitchen Cabinets
"elegant (stained glass) and green (reclaimed wood) to pure fun (pink), these creative... As a stained glass artist I of course love having it as a focal point in ones kitchen... stunning!! Stained glass (beautiful), Few colored doors (cute), and Open on top (practical... color. The floor has a pinch of the same color and some of the cabinet pulls and looks... love the stained glass i love all of them Love this little nook! Very inviting! @maile78..."
An Oriental Rug: It Really Ties the Room Together
"multitude of stains. This makes them especially perfect for dining rooms and high-traffic... hardwood floors and I bought an oriental rug for each room. I found some really fantastic... and food stains. Nice pictures! I love Oriental rugs. I have all kinds in my home, mostly... dirt and stains! Platypus, I couldn't agree more - they can really set the tone for... impervious to stains. Maybe it's just the shabby chic arm chairs that make it feel a little..."
12 Inspiring Real-Life Vintage Kitchens
Beautiful doesn't have to mean slick and new. See how these older kitchens make the most of their vintage style