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10 Amenities to Make Your Bathroom Extraordinary
Go beyond the basics for a luxury bathroom experience, with extra-special options starting at only $25
"a mood light that lights the water any color you want. Also must have dimmers on the... wattage light, makes middle of the night trips to the bathroom much easier. And the... natural light overhead. If I am showering midday for some reason, I don't even turn... turn the lights on. Love it. Just to give you an idea, our shower is about 3 1/2 x... amount of light. And I'll agree with everyone who commented on niches - I love ours,..."
11 Ways to Get More From Your Summer Porch
Watch the world go by at your leisure from a porch decked out with comfy furniture and inspiring accessories
"gorgeous and light! We can still see the oaks and sit there most every night in the summer... the best light and I appreciate easy access to product information. We don't all have... patio lights I've had for the last 10 years. It is wedding season where I live and... string lights in the photo? Thanks very much! Love Houzz! I love my front verandah... put a swing... Happy summer very one! :) Try putting a bed swing on the porch, twin..."
13 Home Design and Decor Trends to Watch for in 2013
It's predictions ahead as we find out what's on the radar of designers and makers for the coming year
"places-- lightly sanded for 'light' access which will also allow me to display all the... wanted a light timber floor, so maybe I will find what I want next year. Of course... For me, light wood has always been my go to look. Dark cabinets and floors just drag... brass, light wood floors and worn wood kitchen counter (for the island; something... liked “light” all along, and that’s what I have .. would never change to be trendy..."
10 Big Space-Saving Ideas for Small Kitchens
Feeling burned over a small cooking space? These features and strategies can help prevent kitchen meltdowns
"glass and lights inside so that they glowed when the lights were on, but you couldn't... off the lights and leave those on for accent lighting. It is a great place for china... weird light fixture--the ONE light fixture in popcorn ceiling--that sits completely... Glass and light might be some kind of compromise. Personally, I think you missed out... top with lights in them. It is really pretty in the evening when you clean up, turn..."
10 Beautiful Rooms for Real Kids
Let's get real. Kids have stuff, and they're not always neat, but great decorating doesn't have to be a fantasy
"really light neutral palette but then at six months realize it no longer suits their... to use light colored wood furniture and adding bright yellow and red to the mix.... lot of light colored kids bed rooms is that the decorator often doesn't include light... treatments. A light and bright bedroom with only sheers on the windows is a recipe for having... block the light. Going in there revved him up and he didn't nap. It was hell. Once..."
9 Big Space-Saving Ideas for Tiny Bathrooms
Look to these layouts and features to fit everything you need in the bath without feeling crammed in
"reflect light and make the room brighter. I always wonder about people who worry about... about the lighting since I took out a wall in order to do so. I just got out of apartment... appropriate lighting. This helped a bunch in remodeling my kitchen. http://www.ultimat... the door-swing-into-toilet problem. I love a small-space challenge! Re: the wet-room... toilet, my arm on the sink, cut my foot on something. I probably gave myself a concussion..."
How to Get Your Furniture Arrangement Right
"sitting, lighting and directions... I would love to see Media room example. Actually... - good lighting, comfy seats with good foot support (I have lymphedema), and space... about lighting since the outlets are on the walls and I want to put lamps near the... either swings or slides out of the way? hides the tv but is there for game days or... easier if armed with a good room design and plan. The outlets would be place under the..."
The Cure for Houzz Envy: Guest Room Touches Anyone Can Do
"comes to lights in the guest bedroom - replace that bulb you took out when another burnt... wasn't a light up clock for guests to see. Too many times chairs in the room are used... reading lights that clip onto the book since lamps can be an issue in some rooms.... porch light on. It may take me a while to get there. Photo #3 Outdoor shoes in a... poor light for reading, no clock... BTW, the windup alarm clock is cute, but a a..."
Working With Pros: When You Just Need a Little Design Guidance
Save money and enjoy DIY satisfaction with a design consultation for the big picture or specific details
"''because the lighting isn't consistent" -- don't be silly! Lighting isn't 'consistent' in... shopping for lighting and accessories have me return to see if I approve before they remove... needed light consulting. No, she wanted the full service. "That near disaster in the... natural light. You're trying to pass the idea that there's one, particular, specific... specific light that's elusive that we non-pro's don't have a prayer of capturing. Instead..."
Kitchen of the Week: What a Difference Paint Can Make
"colander lights? 1stchair....... some "before" pictures are taken in poor lighting because... existing lights. A major part of many renovations is improved lighting! This is a beautiful... schoolhouse lighting and the colander pendant...plus the raven. Nevermore! Funky is a good... colander light. rngp, wow, whatever you did, it worked, those spams are gone! Thanks... because of lighting - they are more of an avocado green. Ugly. hahahaha...c'mon constance..."
Painted vs. Stained Kitchen Cabinets: Help for Deciding
Learn about durability, looks, cost and more for wooden cabinet finishes to make the right choice for your kitchen
"nice and light since they're a light finish and I have no desire to paint them. I figure... quite light, they bounce a lot of light into our kitchen. Every year or so I wipe... the same light coloured countertops on all cabinets. If I were doing the the kitchen... use a light to medium stain with dark countertops. How ironic, that painted cabinets... for how light and bright the space feels but I also have kids and know the cabinets..."
Spring Party Primer: 20 Ideas for Fabulous Fetes
Roll out the green carpet. On a lawn or in your living room, your spring party will be a hit with these tips and ideas
""Italian" lights, an explosion of flowers, opera singing - could anything be better?... it's on a swing-out arm - the black strip you see below the rail of the upper deck is... hanging swing? Surrounded by lush outdoor colors, chose simple white dinnerware that... three light sources. For instance, hang string lights overhead, light up the fire... multiple light sources. Just like indoors, lighting can make or break an outdoor room..."
3 Home Features to Boost Accessibility
"with back lighting. Don't forget how loose area rugs or a change from a hard surface... and with arms so you can get straight up. Go for it, and good luck! You will feel... the door swings and blocks access. It works with some maneuvering. Door could be removed... space swinging open in a small bathroom. I am thinking about changing my door to... The light switch is also lower for ease of use. A pocket door in this room would..."
So You Want a Bathroom Television
Whether you want to wash with soap operas or primp with prime time, these guidelines for installing a TV in the bathroom can help
"let the light from the window flood over the wall and into the room (not to mention... with a swing arm so I could look in the mirror in the morning and see the news if... being one-armed taught me a lot about not still being in my twenties. I had wanted to... model that swings or place the TV on a swiveling shelf. Tilt it at a comfy viewing angle..."
Houzz Tour: Creativity Captivates in a New Jersey Family Haven
Handmade treasures arranged artfully and with love fill a DIY-savvy blogger's bright and cheery home
"love and light. Thank you for sharing! We should all take a page out of your book and... coat of arms for the owner who had the place during the Revolution---and hosted G.... cache of arms buried under the driveway--and I can say that compass' go nuts there... hinged to swing outwards allegedly to get coffins up and down the stairs. Originally... beautiful light and details, we were sold.Bird mirror: Flux glas, Etsy A pair of small..."