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15 Ways to Make Your Home Speak Spanish
You won't need a translator to appreciate the beauty of Spanish-style ironwork, tile, architecture and more around the home
"ironwork, tile, architecture and more around the home... circular tiled stairway with risers in the Malibu tile design leading to a rotunda ceiling... Colonial tile fountain! Spanish Tile Border Love Beautiful!! I'm thinking of mixing... hand made tiles add such beauty and color to a well thought out tile placement/ design... decorativo. Tiles on Risers. Azulejos entre los escalones. Warm Wood Details. Detalles... "faux tile" wallcovering. I just renovated my master bath using decoratve Mexican..."
Smashing Mosaics Stir Landscape Style
"objects I've tiled during fits of whimsy. Just beautiful. This is one of my most favorite... pebbles and tiles and when freezing will expand them. Since there are many vunerable points... image on tiles The first picture in the series of pebble mosaics is one that I fabricated... mermaid. Surrounded by bright colors and perhaps near an ocean, this rug of stones feels... ceramic tile mosaics, by Becky Paton, a few years ago on a whim and overlooked its..."
10 Tips for Earth-Friendly Home Renovation
Whether you're just trading up tiles or redoing the whole house, these ecofriendly design ideas are good for your home and the planet
"trading up tiles or redoing the whole house, these ecofriendly design ideas are good for... glass tile. Why buy "new" tile when you can choose recycled glass tile in such a... carpet tiles. Many varieties of carpet tiles are made from recycled materials, and... carpet tiles are recyclable. Plus, if you stain one tile you can simply replace it... plantings surrounding the house for a natural look. 2. Add a green roof. A green roof..."
Houzz Tour: Southwestern-Style Florida Mansion
Spanish clay tile, rough-sawn timber beams and a horse paddock lend a hacienda feel to a vast Southwestern-style home
"clay tile, rough-sawn timber beams and a horse paddock lend a hacienda feel to a... pasture and surrounding environment. The stairway's organic shape makes it feel as though... Ceramic tiles, a mantel-style range hood, rough-sawn timber beams and ceiling, rusticated... room: clay tile floors, stucco troweled walls, wood-beam ceilings. All of the accessories... the clay tile floor changes pattern to a 45-degree [angle] that helps to define the..."
Green and Clean: Ecofriendly Bath Floors
Foot-massaging pebble tile, beautiful recycled glass and more can help make your bathroom beautiful and earth friendly
"pebble tile, beautiful recycled glass and more can help make your bathroom beautiful... scrape the tiles from a wall without destroying the tile backer, these tiles weren't installed... glass tile is absolutely beautiful. But the last thing I read about glass tile is... Glass tile can be used in any wet location if the manufacture of the glass tile says... selecting your tile ensure that the mesh backer does not cover more than 5% of the tile back..."
Houzz Tours: Malibu Architectural
"Malibu fire of 1993 where 268 homes (including the one that stood on my lot) burned... to the fire. There is also a palm tree that survived but the upper half of the trunk... from the fire). Who was your architect? Please tell us a bit about the collaboration... the area surrounding the site like (i.e. water views? How does it compare to places... glass tile from Creative Environments, which coincidentally matched my kitchen backsplash..."
AIASF Marin Home Tour: The Hillside House
"warmth of fire (three types - - fireplace, fire pit, and EcoSmart), the coolness of breezes... H AIR FIRE WATER". I kept seeing these elements indoors and out and in between... fireplace surround and the entry door knob. *Guests love the outdoor shower with a view... TEAM TED TILE is amazing and makes all the baths and laundry rooms exude a hand crafted..."
Houzz Tour: A Ranch House Is Reborn in a Los Angeles Canyon
Can you get back to nature in the heart of an urban mecca? This family — and their horses, dogs and chickens — did just that
"since fire codes would have required the homeowners to widen the narrow canyon road... accommodate fire vehicles, which was impossible. The couple begged their designer, Susan... the land surrounding it was magical. So they asked me, if they bought it, could we make... of the tile floors, also. Tiles seem to be fitting in that part of the world. Where... the old tiled floor. Great remodel but I like the old masonry fireplace. Wonderful..."
The Hearth: It Makes a House a Home
"handmade tiles, flanked by built in shelves surrounded by nooks that emphasized as cozy... hearth. Surround the fireplace and chimney with texture you love and make it the focal... by the fire on a chilly night!! And I agree brick fireplaces are classic! psanderson... travertine tiles and distressed walnut mantle. I'm contemplating covering my fireplace... steel tiles, and was also considering a tempered glass mantle. Haven't made the..."
A Little Something Extra for Your Fireplace
"there's a fire burning inside it. Because of the fireplace's significance, it and the... the surrounding area offer a great opportunity for embellishments that set the right... 12 in tiles from the pennies (256 pennies per tile) and made 20 tiles. I used 10... penny(coin) surround for our fireplace. Whenever I see pennies used as tile I wonder, is... marble tiles. http://www.aliciatappdesigns.com Any image can be transferred onto..."
Houzz Tour: Mission District Row House
"earthquake/fire. Over the years it suffered from neglect, and had accrued a number of... d and surrounding context of the property. The immediate block is one of the most... slate tiles for slate tiles. My daughter now 23 is begging me NO to sell the house... of red tiles as our neighbourgs where installing, we decided to follow the house... destroyed by fire of April 18th-21st 1906, following the Earthquake of April 18th, 1906..."
Houzz Tour: Bamboo Gardens Inspire a Serene California Home
Organic materials, garden views and clean lines create calm and harmonious interiors for a Pacific Palisades family
"air, fire and water. "The decoration is vaguely Asian and contemporary, relaxed... gardens surrounding the home. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: A young family with... mosaic tile. The mosaic glass tile has some stone tiles mixed in and recalls a waterfall... air, fire and water. In the living room a bluestone fireplace combines earth and... and fire; a plant and light paint colors remind us of air; and nautical-inspired elements..."
City View: Denver Design Soars
From the sweeping Rocky Mountains to industrial urban elements, Denver style shows wide-ranging and unexpected influences
"and its surrounding areas are full of people who love an outdoor adventure, this doesn't... for the surrounding mountain area is that it is very traditional and western. On the... wallpapered, tiled or wood-wrapped accent wall. DiCaprio takes part in the popular Denver... striking surroundings by creating indoor-outdoor living spaces with large glazed doors..."
DIY Projects: Updating Your Fireplace
"a warm fire on a cold night. However, an outdated fireplace can bring a room way down... stone, tile, marble or wood is a big job, but also makes a big difference, and can... choosing tile for the surround. I pored over pics on houzz to find a fireplace wall... fireplace surrounds. They are supposed to last a lifetime and are gorgeous. Has anyone... wooden surrounds in modern/contemporary rooms, and go for brick, stone, or just plain..."
Clean-Burning Woodstoves Ignite a Greener Heating Trend
No need to rely on oil or gas to heat your home — new woodstove designs burn cleanly and are beautiful to boot
"a real fire in fall and winter? While nothing can replace the deep, radiating warmth... a good fire, the smoke, dust and poor air quality that traditional fireplaces and... enjoy your fire while making an environmentally sound choice, it's time to look to the... nearest the fire being warm, and the rooms furthest from the fires being cold. I don't... let the fire go out. But there is nothing like backing up to a wood fire to take the..."