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Judge the problem-solving ability of these rotating shelves for yourself, but we think it’s an open-and-shut case
"lack of privacy when guests are over. But Australian architect Ben Milbourne solved... space for privacy or completely open for more light and better views. Photography by... lack of privacy when guests are over". But, if we talk about privacy, I feel a solid... feel any privacy behind such "wall", also soundproof is non existent. Besides, it is... storage and privacy. My two biggest challenges were book storage and private space with..."
Skinny Windows: Exclamation Points of Light
"more privacy, selective framing of the outdoors, and, as mentioned, views that encompass... Openness, Privacy and Cool Modern Design... Second privacy - for the average house fifty feet from the sidewalk, those evening... Openness, Privacy and Cool Modern Design Grouping skinny windows seems to be a fairly... level of privacy, and expansive views are not really necessary. I'm not sure here if... side. Privacy and filtered views give way at the skinny "windows." In this house..."
Stairway To ...
Dividers for Modern Living
Roman Shades: The Just-Right Window Coverings for Summer
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Don’t Be a Stickybeak — and Other Home-Related Lingo From Abroad
Need to hire a contractor or buy a certain piece of furniture in the U.K. or Australia? Keep this guide at hand
"design terms are no exception to the language madness. And in light of recently announcing... "looby" (term of endearment). :) Our girls speak a mixture of America and English slang... and some terms vary here even from town to town. My mother' family always called kitchen... use the term "earth" for dirt / soil , but I don't know if that's acceptable in the... come to terms with me referring to both the Garden Shed & the Garage as just 'the shed'..."
So Your Style Is: Contemporary
What's contemporary style? Strong lines, smooth forms, minimal accessories — with room for rule breaking
"broad terms, it represents an about-face from the conventions of traditional decor... hear the terms "contemporary" and "modern" tossed about interchangeably, but they're... comes to "privacy". As long as the lights are off, you can't see much anyway. Of course... wants privacy for the bedroom and the bath, but what is so private about a kitchen... but privacy, hated! Love it love it love it finally I understand my taste LOVE..."
Modern or Contemporary: What's the Difference?
"of the term "contemporary" that refers to a particular strain of design today, such... included. The term's use is clearly narrower than the literal definition, yet it is still... of both terms still muddies the waters. The term contemporary is more misunderstood... the 2 terms interchangeably but I knew there was a distinction but could not quite... with the term in architecture, it uses historical elements in ironic ways (columns as..."
Roots of Style: Queen Anne Homes Present Regal Details
Complex facades with bay windows, multiple shingle patterns and even towers make these Victorian-era homes a sight to behold
"cousins. The term “Victorian” arose from the long 19th-century reign of Queen Victoria in... The term “Queen Anne” comes from the label that 19th-century English architects... does that term come from? Anyone know? @amcarman, 1910 was a transitional period out... also a term for vernacular examples of Victorian houses called "Folk" Victorian. There... where the term came from. This article is a travesty because the author clearly knows..."
Style 101: The Birthplace of Today's Rustic Look
A look back to the beginning of cabin and lodge design can help you decide on a rustic look for your home today
"structures. Terms like "cottage," "farmhouse," "cabin" and "lodge" mean something different... these terms and styles — and may help you pin down the rustic style you yearn for... you say "Terms like "cottage," "farmhouse," "cabin" and "lodge" mean something different... using the term "rustic" because all they could picture was a farmhouse. We are from western... use the terms "Lodge" or "Cabin" when describing our style. Can't wait to read the..."
The Two Faces of Homes
Often proper in the front and more private in the back, modern and contemporary homes lead a double life
"(1894) in terms of the contrast between the formal street front and the asymmetrical... contemporary term for the latter would be "curb appeal," but the front is still formal and... symmetrical in terms of the openings in the dark two floors, a balance that is violated by... rigid in terms of symmetry and a grid pattern, but the increased transparency makes... least in terms of architectural form. Such is the case with this house designed by Abramson..."
Kitchen Workbook: 8 Elements of a Modern Kitchen
Frameless cabinets, horizontal lines and lack of ornamentation top the list of what defines modern kitchen style
"use the terms interchangeably, but there are differences in look and terminology.... tricky term because sometimes it's used to describe something that's the opposite... bunch of terms are thrown around to describe this type of cabinet construction: frameless... needs in terms of ornamentation. 6. Emphasis on horizontal lines. You might not notice..."