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2022 tear drop lighting Ideabooks
How to Tear Down That Concrete Patio
Clear the path for plantings or a more modern patio design by demolishing all or part of the concrete in your yard
"different light, one that is infinitely customizable and has limitless design considerations... bobcat, dropping the slabs from height and using their own weight to break them up... want to tear it off and cover the concrete with something. But I am not taking the... keep it light. Oh I am in Arizona.. Thank you. It's actually not that expensive to... "how to tear down that concrete patio", beautiful patios? I would love any of those..."
What to Know Before You Tear Down That Wall
New project for a new year: Opening up a room? Learn who to hire, what it’ll cost and how long it will take
"can shed light on the darker room, we ended up taking it down. Rooms aren't completely... terms of light and flow...although having the fridge temporaily blocking the view doesnt... with a light over top. The ceiling is textured, but the space where we removed the... so the light could be attached to it with the wires running thru the box & into the... a new light & some wood. If it would have cost $10 thousand, I would still be Cinderella..."
Baby Tears Mimics Moss for a Green Accent Indoors
This adaptable spreader thrives in water or soil, making it a terrific addition to containers and living walls
"Baby tears is a diminutive and delicate creeping herb with tiny bright green kid... Baby Tears are beautiful and lush, but is very invasive, choking out other plants... com/Hirts-Baby-Tears-Plant-Helxine/dp/B0012YKCO2 I can't find anything about how to do the... Would Baby Tears be an option for a steep hill leading to a lake in Southern Minnesota... if Baby Tears are used as ground cover. Also, there is lawn at the top of the hill..."
Tearing Down a Wall? 6 Ways to Treat the Opening
Whether you want a focal point or an invisible transition, these ideas will help your wall opening look great
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
"is that dropping the floor can create more headroom in spaces where raising the roof... consider light. For evening parties, balancing light so people can see level changes... 1-foot drop between the rooms, with no railing. I put in a line of low bookcases along... are a light beige. It's just enough contrast, to look like one floor, but notice... hazardous drop is Paul Rudolph's Cohen House in Sarasota. It is considered as bad fengshui..."
Designer's Touch: 10 Jaw-Dropping Media Rooms
Double Take: Did MoMA Drop a Mini House in the Yard?
Or maybe it's garden art or even a modernist-loving giant's step stool. Use your imagination, then get the true tale here
Inside Houzz: New Rustic Style for a Mountain Cabin's Kitchen
A North Carolina couple takes a log cabin kitchen from knotty-pine tear-down to modern-day knockout with rusty tin and reclaimed barnwood
"knotty-pine tear-down to modern-day knockout with rusty tin and reclaimed barnwood... ceiling fan light barely illuminated the space.... same RH light fixtures and ended up spray painting the undersides and insides with... cabinet lights. Really nice cabinets! So worth the effort. I love the rustic lighting... gallery lighting is a nice solutions to a dark space. How you can clean the cabinets... adding the lights, range hood and larger refrigerator. Great look and very well done!..."
How Low Should Your Drapes Go?
Hover, brush the floor or pool like Scarlett O'Hara's tears — we give you the lowdown on curtain length options
"O'Hara's tears — we give you the lowdown on curtain length options... than for light and privacy control. Today, far from hanging an animal pelt over the... stationary light and is swooped back with a tie back. I do "lose some light/view" but... privacy and light control . IMO puddled curtains are a bit passé. BUT in these pictures... blood drops on the white lace curtain, she never knew it was blood she just thought..."
Lessons in Living Comfortably: Embrace the Scratches and Dents
"wear and tear, you send a message that your home is designed for relaxation... Wear and tear can make Americans uncomfortable. "Eeek! It's a scratch! Aarrgghh, it's... wear and tear shows the love- I would love to have a "worn" but durable (not damaged... was a light staining in Yacht varnish, this means that I have the shine without the... dents, tears, scars and marred surfaces, so this kind of decorating approach fits..."
Why It's OK to Hate Your New Custom Sofa
It takes time to get used to bold new furniture, but dry your tears — the shock can be good for you. Here's what to expect
"dry your tears — the shock can be good for you. Here's what to expect... various lights, opening and shutting the drapes it to see it during various times of... people find drop dead comfortable, and some people find too soft. If it is down and feather... their lighting. I don't care how pretty or how custom a piece is, if it isn't comfortable... ..her tear stained face has dried. No, I wouldn't have purchased that sofa, but you..."
How to Light a Kitchen for Older Eyes and Better Beauty
Include the right kinds of light in your kitchen's universal design plan to make it more workable and visually pleasing for all
"kinds of light in your kitchen's universal design plan to make it more workable and... on of light, so that more light is often needed to see. This changes how we perceive... amount of light, location of the light source and color temperature will improve your... and our lighting requirements change. The ability to focus on near objects decreases... different lighting solutions. These solutions won't benefit just them; they will also..."
Design Details: Quite the Light
"Ways to Light Up Your Home With Creativity and Surprise... secret that lighting can make or break a room. The secret lies in the many different forms... bring lighting into the room. Too often we fall back on the ever-reliable table lamp... pendant light — not that there is anything wrong with these options — but maybe it’s... on your lighting. Here are some photos to get your ideas moving.... track lighting because I wanted light over my island. The electrical drop for the..."
Universal Bath Design: Light Your Bathroom for All Ages and Abilities
Learn about uplighting, downlighting, visual cueing and avoiding glare for a bathroom that's safe and works for all
"includes lighting. Younger homeowners might like the vibe and ambience of colored LEDs... need more light to make their space work. While so many of us love the crisp bathrooms... universal lighting scheme for your bathroom doesn't mean it has to be dull. Here are... examples of lighting techniques and material selections that can make your bathroom sparkle... marble Sink lighting Love lights, tiles, brushed silver Lighting..."
Houzz Tour: Dappled Light Inspires Artistic Wrapping
Cor-Ten cut with circles mimics the effect of a massive pine tree’s canopy, for a striking look inside and out
"dappled light coming down through the tree canopy,” Monti wrapped the house in patterned... shapes or tear drop shapes, it really opened a door for privacy, interest and use. I... kind of "light break-up", but I'll take natural lighting always! Chases the blues away... Beautiful lighting in this home! Wow. Beautiful. This is beautiful you don t live... open with light coming through. Gives such a fresh look. I am just not into the ultra..."