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1407 stone tile Ideabooks
What to Know About Budgeting for Your Home Remodel
"porcelain-tiled hallway, we purchased that tile and will completely redo those rooms... standard is stone counter tops, tile or wood flooring, fancier wood cabinetry with soft-close... arduous tile selection process that took so long it almost resulted in the client not... getting tile and finally delayed the project three months.........almost a full year... chose the tiles/flooring myself and got a builder in to do that. The initial all-in price..."
Houzz Tour: Sleek and Neat in Toronto
Clean lines and generous hidden storage give a renovated home for 4 a more spacious look without a bit of clutter
"types of tiling/stone with the actual divider. Double sinks attached on the other side... floor tiles are also dangerous. I'm doing a renovation and our tile installer nixed... kind of stone specialy granite , braas ! I hate plastics , pressed wood , pressed paper... large tiles was being far too dangerous when wet, even with a floor mat. Especially... slate tiles in the kitchen are terribly hard on the human skeleton. Legs ache after..."
7 Tips to Sell Your Home Faster to a Younger Buyer
Draw today's home buyers by appealing to their tastes, with these guidelines from an expert decorator
"granite and stone are overrated, I consider stainless a waste of money, and none of my... natural stone just to sell and someone else to enjoy seems over the top to me. In trying... heavy stones and such well and happen to sink sooner than later. Unless you spend... glazed tiles on my counters and back which really took the test of of times in my... hardwood or tile floors, nice original woodwork if its an old house and a well-designed..."
Houzz Tour: Updates Honor a 1930s Cottage's History
The facade stays true to the original, but inside lie a newly opened layout, higher ceilings and 600 more square feet of space
"patio and stone! Just gorgeous; I want to go out there with a cup of tea and just sit... brick and stone house? We bought this home in November and it has this awful front door... and the stone is multi-hued with some browns and grays in it. Hmmm, missprisc, I recommend... type of tile you used in the bathroom for the floor and the backsplash? Also, did you... use this tile in the shower? Any pics of the shower? Thanks Gatling Design for the..."
How to Pick a Mulch — and Why Your Soil Wants It
There's more to topdressing than shredded wood. Learn about mulch types, costs and design considerations here
"adding tile over top. If I don't leave space between the tiles, do you think this... mulch like stone or glass will fill up with plant debris and get weedy. We have a combination... colored stones. Red mulch is often ground up pallets or waste pressure treated wood... I get tile scraps and granite scraps for free from the local fabricator - he gets... stepping stones and some to cover a concrete wall. I have a big boneyard of them now..."
Everything I Need to Know About Decorating I Learned from Downton Abbey
"fired tiles and guaranteed for a lifetime http://www.Aliciatappdesigns.com Images... Images on tiles Gravel roads are wonderful! We chose our rural property in part because... ideas: the stones announce arrivals = security; far more attractive than acres of concrete... loads of stones without having to redo the entire driveway; ecologically sound - water... (hexagon tiles) are a bit wide of the mark, but I doubt the set designers are checking..."
Houzz Tour: A Ranch House Is Reborn in a Los Angeles Canyon
Can you get back to nature in the heart of an urban mecca? This family — and their horses, dogs and chickens — did just that
"of the tile floors, also. Tiles seem to be fitting in that part of the world. Where... the old tiled floor. Great remodel but I like the old masonry fireplace. Wonderful... fireplace and tile shot. Too cold and typically "modern" like hundreds of the same remodels... and the tile floors torn up. The son's bathroom entrance was interesting and creative... before tile and general proportions worked so nicely. obviously no relation to where..."
Dream Spaces: 12 Ultraglam Powder Rooms
These luxurious loos show how extravagance can come through color, wall coverings, fixtures or just a simply beautiful concept
"around the stones pose a perfect breeding ground for microorganisms and this is an area... basketweave tile floor in Carrera with a black negri dot. Of course, I had to put in a... river stone walls would be a pain to vacuum and keep dust free. It's attractive but... clean (tile, grout, pebbles), or too dark and dreary. I'm afraid I agree with Maria... lick the tile" joke re: the bacteria issue* ;) Verlaagd plafond ook in badkamer. Misschien..."
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
"room is tiled with terra cotta tiles including the step. Everyone tripped over that... ivory tiles in the living room area, but the rest of the social areas are a light... went from stone to hardwood. It was lovely and no falls in 6 years. But I currently... circular tile stairs would cause me to warn guests in my home "be careful". . . . who... contrasting tile. Problem solved for the most part, and it looks great. I had a settee..."
Design Dilemma: Difficult Corner Fireplace
"arble tile or what ever stone suits your decor style, and create a sleek rectangular... ceiling, tiles, stone, slate, marble, etc... If not, I would update the insert, and... can also tile over existing brick with sleek stone, granite, slate or marble slabs.... 20 X 12 tiles or something similar, lined up vertically, running them from the corner... amounts of tile on each side of the fireplace with a metal finish strip down the open..."
Kitchen of the Week: Breathing Room for a California Family
Wide-open walkways and generous storage give a couple who love to host all the kitchen space they need
"why the tile on the range/ hood wall doesn't either go all the way up to the ceiling... iridescent tile are a good match. Oh, and look at the last photo: the garden is also very... Marin? Tile behind stove San Mateo county...about 30 minutes south of sf. San Mateo... wood, tile, steel in that kitchen comes out of the earth, has to burn fuel to be... minimum re: tile, steel, and the educational moment re: extraction from the earth, fuel..."
Safety Goes Beautiful in the Bath
High-style grab bars, benches and handrails make falls less likely but great design almost guaranteed
"prior to tile or stone installation Hope this helps! Happy Universal Design considerations... up the tile first and then didn't know where the studs were. So they were not anchored... and MY TILE CREW and FRAMERS communicate the backing and stud locations with OUR... todays tile choices are made of Porcelain - this can be hard to drill - if you have... Porcelain wall tile ask your installer to use a diamond coring bit to do the drilling. I..."
13 Extra-Cool Things to Do With a Backyard
Sure, you could just plop down on a blanket. Or you could create a dragon’s lair, a mosaic gallery, a party in a jungle ...
"do the stone path the picture looks like there is concrete between the stones? Can... Forget the tile. That table in pic #7 is worth its weight in gold. http://www.houzz.... paving stones. Can't understand the need ( comment 1) to put a television outside... these stones need to be laid and the prep involved? Thanks Converted an old Grainery... Foundation stones into a fire pit.My backyard. No bamboo! Surprised you would suggest..."
Eye-Catching Colors for Your Kitchen Floor
"(wood, tile, stone, carpet), rarely color, so searching houzz for the visual result... vinyl tiles with double-sided tape on top of the existing floor (the tiles and tape... fabulous tile! These are all really pretty but this chicky is too chicken to do anything... restaurant red tiles. Yuck, yuck and yuck. Too bad I can paint them over... or can I! Some... painted the tile(not ceramic) in my bathroom with an out door paint (Duckback brand) in..."
The Dumbest Decorating Decisions I’ve Ever Made
"coloured tiles which I then glued on a table top and then grouted. Might have worked... white tiles, in favor of something more practical. Now I just need to decide between... linoleum tile in our military quarters 35 years ago, I bought a large padded rug for... floor tile and a primarily white, blue dotted wallpaper. Speaking of white - no... mosaic tile and white grout on the floors. In fact, the whole bathroom was white..."