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157 stucco fireplace Ideabooks
Houzz Tour: Better Flow for a Los Angeles Bungalow
"perfect. Fireplace Whoa! This is just fantastic! I love ALL of it, especially those... living room fireplace is "ramp" to Pacific Coast Hwy. Other painting over other fireplace... second fireplace in the bedroom? Tiles look newer. Batchelder tile was also installed... nondescript fireplace she put in, I felt a piece of history was lost. Wonderful update... corner fireplace says 'custom- built bungalow circa 1990' style to me. Beautiful..."
Great Materials: Common Brick Stacks Up Style
So basic and yet so incredibly versatile, bricks can dress home exteriors, walls, roofs and more. Here's how to bring out their best
"around our fireplace and plan to repurpose it in the front landscape. I intend to overlay... bricks with stucco while leaving the rest natural and several of these examples will provide... white stucco, & wipe some off so bricks peek through but the mortared (grout) areas... have a stucco look (DRYVIT/EFIS) facade with a brick band at the basement level to..."
Home Noir: Black Exteriors Emerge From the Shadows
People are darkening their doorsteps more and more around the U.S. — but is the trend a bright idea?
"black stucco. Not everyone loves it, but I do! It definitely stands out in a crowd... brick fireplace on the photo of the traditional two-story. Also, any home with solar... black stucco and to this day, it looks like it is unfinished. Looks like they put... Black stucco and gray cement panels helped give this renovated split level a new..."
Cool Your House (and Costs) With the Right Insulation
Insulation offers one of the best paybacks on your investment in your house. Here are some types to discuss with your contractor
"cork-stucco, mineral wool, perlite, expanded re-cycled glass, pop cans, tyres,... y the fireplace opening, which seemed huge) on the ceiling with a couple of inches... XPS and stucco on the exterior, this stuff is also a moisture barrier -- generally... the XPS stucco is probably the worst option. My current cement and paint option isn't..."
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
"house, stucco and brick. If it had that hip roof, I might have made the connection... marble fireplaces, 12 inches high solid oak baseboards and all the 40inches wide doors... It is stucco and was built in the early twentieth century. Looks most similar to... The stucco wall finish is uncommon on this style, but depending on where the house..."
Houzz Tour: Luxury and Ruggedness Blend in the Arizona Desert
With Southwest territory style outside and a contemporary look inside, this home offers every comfort in an easygoing way
"suite...fireplace is awesome!! I live 5 mins. north on the desert as well and wonder... a low stucco wall to keep snakes out!!!! I have seen them slither all the way up... every stucco mansion in every gated enclave in North Scottsdale looks exactly like... courtyard with fireplace. Taken as a whole though, the dry landscape combined with all the... of the fireplace, which they use a few months out of the year. So Tate affixed beam..."
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
"stone fireplace/grill that was used often. Sadly, the house was in disrepair per... stone fireplaces...I even have the armillary. :) franki Hey Frank, isn't it a kick... LOVE STUCCO over brick! Tudor. High on my list of favorite house styles. I like... the rest stucco with faux timber. It has a very steep gambrel roof (2nd floor windows... timber; stucco fills the voids. Notice the complexity of the roofline. Steep gables..."
10 Design Tips Learned From the Worst Advice Ever
"put in a stucco surround and mantle for the fireplace, which was hideous. Fortunately... matched the stucco interior. I graciously suggested leaving the bottom, and adding stone... redid the fireplace, and although the mantel is too high, it looks lovely. the one thing... painting my fireplace, but let’s hold off on that for a little bit …” Sometimes what you..."
How to Get a Pizza Oven for the Patio
New project for a new year: Light a fire under plans for an outdoor oven and claim the best pizza in town
"by the fireplace while you cook your pizza Pizza oven - hand work eternal - for all... kitchen or fireplace... I just don't understand how they work. Where exactly does the... central fireplace chimney stack- only wish it were safe to fire it up for pizza!! You... applied stucco to the outside. My Father In Law did all the tile work. The Weber simply... and the fireplace nearby lets is keep,warm! If you put doors on one of these, and raked..."
How to Add a Murphy Bed
Is Radiant Heating or Cooling Right for You?
Questions to ask before you go for one of these temperature systems in your floors or walls (yes, walls)
"Bought a fireplace insert with a 2 speed fan and now always WARM and my propane bill---well... for the fireplace! Propane use hasn't been horrible. About $100 month avg. Electricity... a gas fireplace when used) or $.082/sq.ft./month. Now we live in Taos at 7,120'... a gas fireplace when used and gas stovetop used daily) are about $170 or $.056/sq... up in a stucco ranch home built in the 50's that had radiant heat in the ceiling...."
Roots of Style: Ranch Architecture Roams Across the U.S.
Great remodeling potential and generously spaced sites make ranch homes ever popular. Is one of the many variations right for you?
"basement, stucco with maybe board and batten trim on the front. Fireplace wall in the... a rock fireplace (painted white) and knotty pine mantel and wall behind it. Shingled... stone fireplace, large picture windows front and back and a nice roof overhang. Our... examples used stucco, and wood siding of various types. More common to the Midwest and Texas... masonry fireplaces mark another common element of this style. Particular to this one..."
My Houzz: Vibrant Coziness for a 1920s Georgia Farmhouse
"and the stucco walls and designwitch, you are correct, the satin or glossy finish doesn't... paint the fireplace white in the blue room; what a difference that makes. Also, I think... up old fireplaces? I mean, why not either spend the money and get something working... leaving a fireplace and mantel and just tiling off the firebox. This has always been... brick fireplace white and refurbished two garage sale armchairs by painting the wood..."
Today's Concrete: Warm and Wonderful
"for his fireplace remodel. Although this is an upstairs floor, the new concrete fireplace... used a stucco-based products, professionally installed, as a lower cost solution for... redid our fireplace Love concrete! We are currently renovating our house and used decorative... of this fireplace surround decided to leave the wood imprint created by the pouring... of this fireplace surround used concrete in several smart ways. First, it acts as a..."
Readers' Choice: The 10 Most Popular Outdoor Spaces of 2012
All in the courtyard, please rise — these favorite patios, yards and decks deserve your full attention
"pool, fireplace and view almost as if we were inside our home. I made sure the furniture... space, fireplace, lap pool, day bed and view. We use this space so much in the summer... 8' tall stucco walls? Very Inspiring, I do believe I will be creating one of these... outdoor fireplace work for the Englanders? I love #9. The setting makes you want to..."