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Learn When to Splurge for True Design Happiness
"the dark tile and hardwood floors, to the walls of glass. But the upkeep is minimal... mottled tile because it shows no dirt, they should go for it - I rather have beautiful... should surround ourselves with things we love but it hurts my heart when it takes... I can surround myself with what I love in my home now because I haven't always had... beautiful tile floor. Hauling all things over by boat has been an added challenge and..."
Style Divide: How to Treat Additions to Old Homes?
One side says re-create the past; the other wants unabashedly modern. Weigh in on additions style here
"large fired red tiles and the original builders family crest inset in the tiles... with its surrounding landscape is completely overwhelmed by a modern block structure... dwarf the surrounding homes? Please leave them to those who would respect the history... inexpensive tile/cabinets/floorings/fixtures, oddly placed windows. No fireplaces, nooks..."
15 Ways to Make Your Neighborhood Better
Does your community lack ... well, a sense of community? Here's how to strengthen that neighborly spirit
"County Fire Department for years that has resulted in thousands of dollars being donated... 6 clay tiles with the names of individuals and local businesses, that were purchased... children surrounding us & all of us parents are close friends. Annually we have a P... like wild fire; not only are kids on their bikes looking, adults are to! Between us... police and fire departments stop by to connect with everyone and answer any questions..."
Just a Few Things for the Dream-Home Wish List
A sunken hot tub, dedicated game room, tree house, hidden wine cellar and more. Which of these home luxuries would you like best?
"chip, tile sample, magazine article, house plan I found and liked went into this... living in a fire trap, a kitchen counter long enough to prepare foods that require multiple... and be surrounded by shops, restaurants and city life it would be perfection! (Sigh)... a pool surrounded by a beautiful garden? When you start thinking about it the list... slat wall surrounding the downstairs garage, and various types of organizing stuff upstairs..."
8 Ecofriendly Roof Options for Low Budgets and Up
Save resources with a cooling or sustainable roof or add-on that looks great and fits your price range
"metal tiles vs composite tile from titan roofing systems If your roof is not too... Spanish tile roofs that is competitively priced with a regular Spanish tile roof with... of clay tile or faux-clay tile roof works. Is this true? the hail rating on plain metal... type) tiles. With the 30% tax CREDIT, the roof can make sense for someone replacing... line of tile straight on. I have a standing seam metal roof and I live in a high snow..."
How to Add a Radiant Heat System
Enjoy comfy, consistent temperatures and maybe even energy savings with hydronic heating and cooling
"laying tile on top. This way the tile won't move in the future when the screed heats... concrete or tile; neither of them are kind to your joints. I just won't bother. I have... love my tile floor. It's super easy to clean. I don't run on it, so my joints don't... ceramic tile throughout. The flooring was made in Sweden where they know how to make... Concrete and tile in a thick wet bed also take a long time to heat up so work best in the..."
Houzz Tour: Better Flow for a Los Angeles Bungalow
"like that tile fire place Can you please share the source of the reclaimed wood art in... bedroom? Tiles look newer. Batchelder tile was also installed in my 1928 English Tudor... mantle and tile are just perfect. Fireplace Whoa! This is just fantastic! I love ALL... Batchhelder tiles may be worth a fortune now but does the owner love them? I think this... glass tile backsplash for some interest. Overall a very functional and interesting..."
How to Recycle Your Kitchen
Instead of adding to the junk pile — and paying landfill fees — get rid of old appliances, cabinets and countertops the ecofriendly way
"with the fire department and clears strips of land for controlling wild fires. Great... floor tile, which couldn't be salvaged as the tiles were stuck to board and broke... problem with tile. Still don't know why the entire wall behind the fridge was tiled in that... Kitchen tiles are going to brother in law who has the same ones. Bathroom tiles are... ceramic tile and the only recycling in our area takes aluminum, glass, clean cardboard..."
5 Common Bathroom Design Mistakes to Avoid
Get your bath right for the long haul by dodging these blunders in toilet placement, shower type and more
"bathroom is tile surround up the wall with tiled shelves for toiletries and tile continuing... several tiles to breakup the boxy closed in feeling that a single color or tile gives... -bath-tiling-tiling-and-more.html Pocket doors also come mirrored, we have a dual... beautiful tile installations it is a shame to have something detract the eye away from... already tiled the room and it would'd been too complex and costly to remove it. That..."
Expert Talk: Infuse Your Kitchen With Art
"on the tile itself. There are lots of artists (myself included) who will fire an... image onto tile. I will paint any image you'd like onto any tile. At PrintedArt.com we... of the surrounding woods. However, I can certainly see how the art in these kitchens... onto tiles.. can be cleaned and looks hand painted.. so dramatic, and durable.... and it's surrounded by evergreens and arbutus trees," says Ines Hanl of The Sky is the..."
Bathroom Workbook: 8 Elements of Farmhouse Style
"ceiling tiles and re-do. The first few tiles came down just fine and then I got one... 12x12 tiles. Claw-and-ball cast iron tub ( of course), free-standing toilet paper... house is surrounded by a quaint little fence? To keep the cows out of the house. No... collected fire flies in the evening until it was time to turn in. Kept bugs in a mason... shower(tile), pedestal sink & toilet. My Granddad prefered a shower to a tub as he..."
Kitchen Sinks: Slate Surfaces Rock for Strength and Style
Go for a sandblasted pattern or keep it simple — slate sinks show quality and promise durability no matter how you roll
"slate tiles are beginning to get more and more popular.. People are starting to realize... love my FireSlate counter, like the stuff they used in old chem. labs. Huh...are you... slate tiles in my shower and have been worried about how to clean it and whether... and tub surrounds (all of which we have in grey-green slate from a local quarry). I... laundry---tiles--the only thing I have seen that would not come off of them was iodine..."
The Faux Fireplace: A Year-Round Home Accessory
"travertine tile interior, granite hearth and surround and white mantel. It has added warmth... mosaic fire is wonderful for a child's room! Such a delightful was to spark (pardon... fireplace with FIRE www.allethanol.net We just found this piece on the side of the road this... mantel and surround. I believe it would be cheaper if I used urethane instead of wood... Details: Tiled Fireplace SurroundsSurround Your Fireplace With Brick, Tile or Stone..."
Houzz Tour: A Barn House Welcomes Weekenders
With lovely lounging areas and a kitchen that can handle a crowd, this retreat in the hills of New York is made for entertaining
"put the fire pit that close to trees? Then surrounded it with flammable (& tasty to... wood or tile, there are some really great patterns/printing available in vinyl now... caught on fire & guess what? The only HOUSES that burned were the ones with ATTACHED... are then surrounded with even more flammable firewood? I don't see a garden hose or... with its surroundings more than most of the other homes in the area, which are mostly..."
Kitchen of the Week: Broken China Makes a Splash in This Kitchen
When life handed this homeowner a smashed plate, her designer delivered a one-of-a-kind wall covering to fit the cheerful new room
"random tile samples interspersed throughout. Many times while picking tile I was... different tiles and the cost. By using some of those tiles you get the best of both... breaking tiles instead of plates and putting them on window stools (sills). The only... surface, tiles, plates or whatever one chooses should be exactly or almost the same... I love tile mosaic and this is even better. What a beautiful work of art, so personal..."