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Overnight Guests Coming? How to Be a Great Host
Ensure a good time for all — including yourself — by following these steps for preparing for and hosting houseguests
"like a light coming in that could interrupt sleep or an uncomfortable bed. This can... night light in the bathroom so they can find it in the middle of the night. Fresh... bother, a light switch not working, a bulb may need a replacement , a flush tank is not... also use light blocking window treatments. This way they can sleep in if they would... ModernistLighting.com Now could someone please do an Ideabook on how to get rid of guests..."
What Goes With Wood Cabinets?
Make those high-quality cabinets look their best by pairing them with the right colors and materials
"We have light-medium stained oak cabinets with light-medium blue speckled laminate... track lighting and under cabinet lighting though, and our neutral glass tile backsplash... would go light on the tile and counter top. If the wood is light, then I would go darker... contrast. Sky lights bring a wonderful stream of light into the kitchen anytme of the day... reflects light...I need LIGHT!!!! I have some cream colored accent cabinets at the..."
Houzz Tour: Going for Broke in Las Vegas
With bold architectural moves and killer views, this 8,000-square-foot resort-style home doesn’t hold back
"of the light bulbs on the chandelier light up, how do you know which bulb to change... windows and lighting. The chandelier is kind of scary though. It will stand as a great... love the light sculpture, but would hate to be the person who dusts it! I saw the size... of the light globe chandelier. Absolutely stunning house ! It's huge but every bit... love that light sculpture, but how do you clean and dust it? I'm down. Again I see myself..."
10 Tips to Make a Small Bedroom Look Great
"sources of light (general, mood lighting, task lighting). This is the result. @ekermawi... keep the light from bouncing around. Took out everything extraneous, kept a few books... bigger with light colors, why not embrace what you have a rich paint color that turns the... spread light around the room and give it a sense of being larger than it is A bed... block of light for healthy sleeping. Houzz, thank you for the "headboard working hard"..."
Houzz Call: Pros, Show Us Your Latest Kitchen!
Tiny, spacious, modern, vintage ... whatever kitchen designs you've worked on lately, we'd like to see
"dispenser. Lighting includes 18 recessed pot lights with electronic, remote control dimmers... Tech Lighting LED lights, and a beautiful design (by Beyond the Box Kitchen Design... task lighting and track lights offer ample illumination for food preparation.... Industrial light pendants hang from custom wrought iron “arms” and provide ambient light... some new lighting/built-ins/finishes, and client has done an amazing job fitting it..."
Contractor Tips: Top 10 Home Remodeling Don'ts
"door, lighting, -everything- on my own! Meanwhile, I work full-time and find it very... sinks, light fixtures, wall switches and vintage stained glass windows that we wanted... you are armed with a list of desired apps or fixtures, and then allow them into your... you are armed with a solid plan. The plan can come from an interior designer, the... hammer swing. If I source a 50's O'Keefe & Merritt stove, pay to get it restored,..."
Pantry Placement: How to Find the Sweet Spot for Food Storage
Maybe it's a walk-in. Maybe it's cabinets flanking the fridge. We help you figure out the best kitchen pantry type and location for you
"when a light is turned-on. However this basement room is too far from the main floor... cost an arm and a leg) for fruits and vegetables that should not be refrigerated would... only a swing out pantry like the one in the article by case designs; it was extremely... both-- the swing out style for everyday items and a walk in pantry. Re: additional vegetable... manufacturer arms into making the under-counter refrigerator drawers a scant more reasonable..."
Your Guide to Choosing Kitchen Cabinets
Updating your kitchen? See designers' top choices for kitchen cabinet styles, hardware choices, colors, finishes and more
"by a light stealing wrap-around-porch. I'll use two species craftily. Under the... white or light, so I can see when it's dirty. When I had wood cabinets, depending on... moody or light and lively. Is the room always dark, then you will never lighten it up... to use light colors. I also don't like oak cabinets, I'm seriously thinking of taking... absorb light and lose detail. Are your appliances going to be black too? Matte finish..."
Kitchen of the Week: Great for the Chefs, Friendly to the Family
With a large island, a butler’s pantry, wine storage and more, this New York kitchen appeals to everyone in the house
"keep a light on at night for our puppy. It's a great way to have lighting without... texture, light and craftsman quality - very appealing. The owners must love it - and... kind of light and openness in most kitchens/ homes. Exceedingly small sacrifices (... welcoming, light filled kitchen. I thought someone would mention the LAMP : ). Really... other lights in the evening and watch TV or movies in the glow coming from the kitchen..."
10 Smart Ideas for Your Laundry Room Remodel
Make washing and drying easier and more comfortable by considering ergonomics, storage and special features
"on your lights during the day. The diffused natural light will also create a nicer... natural light. If you don't have a window already, a nice and very affordable solution... additional light when sewing. The ceiling is unfinished, as is part of the wall behind... LOVE the swing door with the small round window! We recently purchased one identical... the door swing while carting in a basket full of laundry. And here I thought this was..."
Key Measurements for Designing the Perfect Living Room
Learn the numbers that will allow good circulation, flow and balance as you fit in all the furnishings you want
"ceiling light. Even if I have to cover a cord with a rug, there will be light. I'm... do you light seating arrangements that are not against a wall? I have a very large... different light fixtures, and expensive. I hope I live long enough to replace all but... rolled arms and bought a slender arm Eve sofa and loveseat from EQ3. A we have 4 kids... storage with swing out doors? Would it look weird to just leave enough space to get the..."
Houzz Quiz: What’s Haunting Your House?
"on the light, but it would not turn on. Then it felt like my ears were being boxed... on the light and the shaking and boxing of my ears stopped. After that I slept in... but the light stopped working in that room, and contractors told us it was a problem... Then light didn't work for the next 20 years or so. Then this past year I went... on the light in my old room, and it worked. However, a huge whooshing sound came..."
Table + Lamp: 10 Perfect Pairings
No more dithering over scale and style. We take the guesswork out of matching lamps to credenzas, coffee tables, nightstands and more
"cone like light in the center (with a red light bulb that came with it and still works... floor light on the left? Agreed with annpossis, very nice green-pink combo; the colour... ceiling light fixture over the dining table does not block the large painting.... Love... feature star light with rustic style to contrast with the retro sleek style. All for sale... shine some lighting onto the artwork from the top of the shades. For the accessory -..."
Houzz Call: Show Us Your Kitchen Remodel
"used a light granite with warm tones. The backsplash was a hand-painted light sage... bouncing light throughout the room. It is magical at night! Additional photos of the... to add light and space to our kitchen without spending a lot of money. We opted to... keeping it light and airy. We added a custom-built butcher block island which sits on... to the light fixture as the "naked baby lamp". Its motif is little cupids all over..."
A Window Above the Bathroom Sink: Feature or Flaw?
"of the light. Actually, they do an exceptional job of allowing light into the room... allows in light and lights you up! picabelle -- You are definitely not alone. Most of... Good lighting is really important in a bathroom and natural light is a big bonus... is side lighting. If the light is coming from above, it casts shadows on the face... solution for light. How do we light these mirrors? We are aging and need good, complimentary..."