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Houzz Tour: An Updated '70s Home Puts Art on Show
"Miller Tile Company. A brown, Mexican Saltillo tile covered most of the floors (where... featured shed roofs and cedar siding as protection from the strong ocean winds. While the... , and tile was used in different and sometimes unexpected ways throughout the house... ditched the tile flooring in favor of a simpler, lighter palette. The ’70s decor gave way... Mexican tiles were removed, I had my usual reflex -- oh, no, the beautiful tiles --..."
Houzz Tour: A Georgia Foreclosure Gets a Major Overhaul
"on at TerraCotta Properties, a local design-build firm, for renovation help. Working... job by Terracotta. I am so depressed to admit I have very similar tile in my bathroom... funny roof of the new entry just doesn't look right. And the paint is puzzling too... team from TerraCotta simplified the detailing, framing the fireplace with Carrara marble... subway tile with marble floors in a herringbone pattern. The generous glass shower..."
Color Guide: How to Work With Orange
Orange is the most controversial color in the spectrum, but its warmth and personality can charm almost anyone
"peachy, terra-cotta and rust incarnations are extremely popular, especially in dining... Spanish Tile by Valspar. It was just what the room needed! Every time I see that orange... with the roof on porch and bumpout or painting the exterior. Love the exterior Woolylam... muted terra-cotta orange has lots of brown. In the right space — I'm thinking open..."
American Architecture: Mission Revival
If you love the look of Southern California's old churches, you'll find this architectural style a blessing
"pitched roof *Red roof tiles *Overhanging eaves with exposed rafter tails *Shaped... *Shaped roof parapets *Large square pillars *Arched doorways and windows *Covered walkways... the red tile roofs and white stucco. When I see this style I automatically think of... arches, tile roofs, interior courtyards, wooden beams, and stucco walls. The way light... handpainted tiles on everything from fireplaces to risers on steps and fountains. I also..."
AIASF Marin Home Tour: The Hillside House
"walls and roofs, super insulated doors and windows that are thermally broken by Fleetwood... exposed roof framing, no VOC interior paint by Mythic, FSC Certified cabinet cores... multiple roof forms and planes. The contrast between shade and shadow gives the house... TEAM TED TILE is amazing and makes all the baths and laundry rooms exude a hand crafted..."
Color Guide: How to Use Yellow Ocher
Earthy and warm, this ancient color evokes the sands of time as well as speaks to modern decorating sensibilities
"well with terra-cotta, its equally earthy cousin. An ocher room is a cozy room, even... a red tile roof adds instant Mediterranean cred. Eclectic design is so often played... brick and terra-cotta tile floors fit right in in Mexico, Italy, Spain or California... ocher tile backsplash adds a touch of much-needed warmth to this open, white kitchen..."
Color Guide: How to Work With Red Ocher
"almost terra-cotta brown. It's burnt umber, sienna, copper. Almost. Like its yellow... slate and terra-cotta together). I also like it with grass green and azure blue — also... tumbled tile backsplash and SS appliances. Our accent colors throughout downstairs... Nearly terra-cotta. But still ocher. A layered jumble of ochers, reds, oranges and... glass tiles. This kitchen is clean and crisp and wholly modern. But it is not cold..."
Roots of Style: Many Cultures Make Their Marks on Mediterranean Design
If you live in California, Florida or certain other parts of the U.S., your architecture may show distinct cultural influences
"pitched roofs covered with clay tiles. With the eventual exploration and establishment... flat-roofed structures supported by heavy timbers where rainwater is directed through... drawn to tile roofs, and envisioning the tile roofed homes featured in the video with... structure. Tile has such a richness as a roofing material. Would like to pause the video... combination of roof forms here. Especially interesting is the shed roof mixed with a hipped..."
Houzz Tour: San Francisco Victorian Renovation with a Modern Twist
Roots of Style: Colonial Monterey Sets the Stage for Unique Design
French, Spanish and English features mix in enigmatic Monterey-style architecture. Here's how to recognize this type of home
"Spanish tile and rustic wood shutters. It appears Spanish, French and English all at... gabled roofs were added with a moderate slope and covered with wood shingles. The... quarry tile. I think that is what it is called. It is a smooth, deep red. @gaviotagal... saltillo tiles. They are very common in this architecture. This is a great article.... Spanish tile roof is less frequent. The balcony detail is very simple with square posts..."
Easy Ways to Hide Your Home's Flaws
"with a tile roof, and tomatoes, artichokes and roses grow rampant around the community... look of tile but not the commitment? That's Teal faux glass mosaic tile above white... ceiling tile in a bland commercial site. And those folding screens, of rice paper... white tile in the shower. Sometimes, just adding one simple "pop" of color to a blank... glass tile mosaic is very nice, does it come in yellow? I agree with thegreenbee..."
10 Gorgeous Courtyards From Mod to Moroccan
Some have pools or fountains; some are awash only with greenery. These courtyards run the gamut of styles but have alluring looks in common
"without a roof, enclosed either completely or partially by the walls of a building, provides... Miami to a tiled Moroccan oasis, is worthy of your style file.... white tile of No. 1 combined with wet feet looks like a risky proposition. Wow what... Moroccan tiled! Here's one for the category of "rustic industrial", the courtyard at... solid tiles to " rest" the eye! Some photos of our interior courtyard, including..."
Houzz interview: Chez Larsson's beautiful Stockholm house
"re-laid the roof and painted every nook and cranny since we moved in. The first thing I... down new tiles with under floor heating in the little upstairs bathroom and hope to... glass tiles which her installed as a tile border over their washer dryers.. I think... image on tiles your home is so beautiful and clean yet lived in. I love how much..."
My Houzz: A Dream Indoor-Outdoor Home in Nicaragua
"red clay roof tiles were salvageable — and rebuilt in a typical colonial-Granada style... s for tile shops or iron workers in Granada? Blends well with the tropical surroundings... cascade of tile meant to resemble a waterfall adorns a narrow stairway to a terrace used... cement tiles sourced from local factories for their natural, organic coloring. "The... Sky-blue tiles in the kitchen create one of the home's few bursts of vibrant color...."
My Houzz: Cozy Combination of Antiques and Art