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Houzz Tour: A Seattle Remodel Channels Palm Springs
Indoor and outdoor living merge atypically in this Pacific Northwest home, thanks to California-style updates
How to Survive an Epidemic of Walking Dead
Woodipedia: Maple Is a Marvel Around the House
A heavy hardwood with lots of potential, maple appeals to modern sensibilities and won't break your budget
Are Vaulted Ceilings Right for Your Next Home?
Basement of the Week: Tall-Order Design for a Lower-Level Lounge
High ceilings and other custom-tailored features in this new-build Wisconsin basement put the tall homeowners in a good headspace
The Sunporch: A Room for All Seasons
20 of the Coziest Dining Rooms on Houzz
Tantalizing fires, hearty wooden tables, cushy seats you want to linger in ... we toast these dining rooms with all that and more
"room with stone walls, a roaring fire, a wrought iron chandelier, upholstered chairs... Exposed brick and rustic beams are not a requirement. Cozy can take many shapes and... wood and stone? And, fire. : ) I don't have a good photo yet, but we're most of the... fire, a stone wall, and a big Persian rug.....all we're missing is the Tuscan address... beams, stone walls, wrought iron fixtures, oriental rugs, and of course a beautiful..."
Painted Fireplace Mantels Add Pizzazz
These 10 fireplace mantels show how a new coat of paint can create focal-point flair in your interior design
"off worn brick, stone or tile. The best way to paint your mantel depends on what it... painted brick not gray but I would reface this brick fireplace with new tile that has... old red brick and sticks out like a sore thumb, what colors would you suggests, I want... ledge stone. It pulls out the deep undertones in the stones beautifully. Use a g..."
Color Makes Its Mark on Modern House Exteriors
Consider borrowing from the rainbow to give a modern home depth, distinction or even just a mood boost
Wood Home Exteriors Branch Out
Kitchen of the Week: Upscale Barn Meets Industrial Loft Style
Warehouses and grasses inspire a South Carolina kitchen equally, for a look that’s as charming as it is unusual
"especially the brick and the aged wood, I am big on stone and brick and have a stone backsplash... cabinets, brick, and breakfast station. As to the comments on brick near the range,... unsealed brick , Waterworks has a painted/glazed brick tile that is beautiful and easier... the Z brick. I will say that the Z brick will get greasy in back of the range; it... the fake brick; we kept the concept of brick for fun but changed it's look entirely..."
10 Inspired Ways to Refresh Your Mantel Now
Postholiday blahs don't stand a chance on your mantel when you incorporate these ways to accessorize and light it
"fan of stone and brick on fireplaces. These materials are cost effective and durable... painted brick. You've taken a classic concept and really modernized it. I have to say... about brick fireplaces? We tried a large canvas print but it got lost in the Brick... against the brick, black will do the trick. http://www.houzz.com/photos/728700/my-entr... grand stone fireplace with a large, distressed cedar mantel, alas, I have a plain..."
Roots of Style: The Indelible Charm of American Tudors
Rich details and an intimate scale give this English-inspired architectural style memorable character and flexibilty
"prominent brick chimneys and elaborately patterned brick veneer. New interpretations... have--wood and stone and trees to fire bricks--but the hard work of building and seasoned... among brick Tudors in our Denver neighborhood. Mostly built in the early 1940's.... a huge stone fireplace/grill that was used often. Sadly, the house was in disrepair... have two stone fireplaces...I even have the armillary. :) franki Hey Frank, isn't..."
Kitchen of the Week: Style Trumps Ease in a San Francisco Loft
"we use stone or brick veneer isn't just to cut costs. Those substances crumble in... up the bricked expanses on the sides of the windows. Non-functioning wheels on the... steel and brick all around it actually was the first thing that caught my eye as simply... on the brick wall. Also, the fixture above the island is different in the top picture... the old brick interior being the back splash! ahh this is causing a stir I see..."