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Baking Soda: The Amazing All-Natural Cleanser You Already Own
"paved walkway. It is great for cleaning ceramic/glass cook tops. I lightly dust... Natural stone that is unsealed and uncared for will be much more porus than sealed... maintained stone. For Sterling--NEVER BOIL SILVER! IF you have "married" pieces... natural stone it doesn't matter if its sealed or not when using a abrasive cleaner... Battle icy walkways with a sprinkling of baking soda.Have any other cleaning uses for..."
Houzz Tour: Rugged Charm for a Washington Farmhouse
Horses sidle close to this rustic home and guest cottage, which keep the pastoral pace with generous wood and simple forms
"home! The stone fireplace is very impressive. A serious pro to timber framing is how... covered walkway leading to the barn for those late night feedings, lol. I love both... farm) and stone fireplace - they are hanging the sheetrock next week! You have given... please! Stone table Beautiful place to ponder! Parabens Dan Nelson, casa maravilhosa... designed a stone cap for the fieldstone chimney. The dormer windows are operable. The..."
6 Great Ways With Garden Ground Covers
Use them as problem solvers, weed killers, color and texture providers ... ground cover plants have both practical and visual appeal
"between walkway stones and in DG for groundcover. Any suggestions for ground cover... picture of a stone bench with a ground cover seat. Years ago when we didn't have Houzz... a few stones in there for fun. I'll post a few photos of the sedum ground cover... irregular stone slabs or a modern high-contrast aesthetic with modular pavers, ground... garden. A stone bench had been adorned with a carpet of chamomile, forming a chamomile..."
Roots of Style: Where Did Your House Get Its Look?
Explore the role of architectural fashions in current designs through 5 home styles that bridge past and present
"gables, stone work, shingles, architectural detail etc. We love it. Really beautiful... beautiful stone walls, jaydee818. Thank you for posting. Love your house, jaydee818. Does... Like the stone exterior and roof. Steven, this is a very informative article, than... and old walkway from the coach light to the front porch is old brick. Thanks for any... use of stone, and of Beaux-Arts architecture with the detailed articulation of the..."
The Cure for Houzz Envy: Great Front Facade Touches to Borrow
""stacked" stone around the door. It's really an indoor/outdoor backsplash tile made to... stacked stone. It completely changed the look of our porch and was all done for just... how the stone & decking help to compliment the door. Laura, thank you for the compliment... along the walkway. I keep reminding myself that Rome wasn't built in a day..... so many... stepping stones or in cracks. Check out more front-yard ideas Knock, knock … A door..."
The Case for Losing the Traditional Lawn
"garden are stones from different locales around the country. Lots of art placed here and... stacked stone bench (which the cat claims more often than I do). And we annual expand... decorative stones usually just gives brats ammunition or somehow makes grass really want... it with walkways, native plants, fountains, et al. I already have neighbors who don't... could have stone steppers, or be mulch or gravel; the options are endless. You can do..."
Design Dilemma: Difficult Corner Fireplace
"block the walkway, therefore it can not be used for seating but if the TV is flat screen... what ever stone suits your decor style, and create a sleek rectangular focal point that... tiles, stone, slate, marble, etc... If not, I would update the insert, and add interesting... sleek stone, granite, slate or marble slabs. Good luck! Hi Annie, I have similar..."
Garden BFFs? Why Your Vegetables Are Begging for Companion Plants
Foster friendships among plants for protection from bug baddies, pollination suport and color camaraderie
How to Design a Colorful Flower Bed
Delight the eye through 3 seasons with bright flowers placed just right. Get flower bed location, shape and color ideas here
How to Replace Your Lawn With a Garden
New project for a new year: Lose the turfgrass for energy savings, wildlife friendliness and lower maintenance
"pond, stone paths - and tiered the yard to prevent storm waters from flowing into... such as stone, paving, etc. in very dry climates, I am sure it can have its uses,... 2' wide walkway around them. I already had the white bins in the middle (old fiberglass... put in a stone patio surrounded by BBB-friendly plantings. My granddaughter has seen..."
5 Bright Palettes for Front Doors
Splash bold green, blue, orange or red on your front door, then balance it with a more restrained hue on the rest of the house
"brick, stone, etc - then you could use a 5th color for siding areas, shutters, a bench... brick, stone, siding, and trim colors!! Should the trim color match our siding? We... porch and walkway will be recycled brick, grey, brown, and muted terracotta tones... against stone or natural elements. People forget the front door! Thanks for the great..."
Take a Winter Walk on the Safe Side
"paver stones Pines and flowers for outside winter( pic of) Absolutely agree with... paths, walkways, stairs, etc.! Drainage issues should be addressed before the snow... on our walkways!--or we get muscle pulls from snow shoveling or heart attacks or fingers... buildup on walkways by monitoring water flow. Check to make sure that your roof and gutters... natural stone (shown) or landscape pavers (which are not as slick as house brick)...."
7 Low-Maintenance Lawn Alternatives
Turf isn't the only ground cover in town. Get a lush no-grass lawn with clover, moss and other easy-care plants
"cobble walkways with shrub beds. The front yard shrub beds next to the house are 23'... hardscaped walkways helps carry it over till next spring. Another concern is growing... materials and stones. I have also shared a blog with everyone for the same. Hope you too... flagstone walkway to avoid damaging your lawn. Depending on the variety, moss is adapted..."
7 Finishing Touches for a Thoughtful Front Yard
"Here's a stone feature I've always liked in a neighborhood not far from mine. I've always... front walkway? It will be about 6' from a retaining wall and 4' or less from the... center walkway. Thanks for your help, I've been scouring the web looking for suggestions... special? A stone pillar with an inset box, an elegant black wrought iron box or even a... fence, stone entryway column, the side of your mailbox or even a large boulder or..."
5 Reasons to Consider a Landscape Design-Build Firm for Your Project
Hiring one company to do both design and construction can simplify the process. Here are pros and cons for deciding if it's right for you