239 track l Stories
There's a Mouse in the House
No need for 'eek' and capture schemes. These mouse toys, decals and artistic renderings have all the trappings of cute
"it is l'oeil (trompe l'oeil) ...mea culpa I have a old neighbor whose home and body... Trompe L'Oeil in the home would be a nice addition ;) wow....I love Trompe L'Oeil... Trompe L'Oeil by heart and I own the website as well www.TrompeLoeil.com ;) Hey... months to track down Timmy and Goody books and prints of the Gardening Guinea Pigs.... to keep track. But I digress... I think when I visit her this summer I may try to..."
Home-Buying Checklist: 20 Things to Consider Beyond the Inspection
Quality of life is just as important as construction quality. Learn what to look for at open houses to ensure comfort in your new home
"a-d f-l-o-o-r p-l-a-n l-a-y-o-u-t-s. So many houses, old and brand new, have major... A $ $ L. L.. "Perfection" is usually elusive unless one finds the prefect lot, in... train tracks for commercial loads? Or an airport's flight path? HOA - where does... a race track I know nothing about. A factory, mall or grocery store can also produce..."
Learn the Lingo of Drapery Rods and Accessories
Understanding these drapery hardware options is essential to window treatments that hang properly and look polished
"ceiling track where most of the track will be hidden by the drapes. I have seen some... have the "L" part of that rod hung over the wall bracket for the main curtain rod. The... more of track is visible above the drapes and some photos where the drapes seem to... and the track is almost invisible. The later is the kind I am looking for. Any s... ripplefold tracks much, but I believe they are usually visible. Most of the time they..."
Got a Disastrously Messy Area? Try Triage
"keep on track. It is so much more fun to envision beautiful designed spaces than keep... of Side-Tracked Home Executives. It's got the system without the stuff that some... The Side-Tracked Sisters books are great. No emails. A weekly donation to Goodwill... Samantha L.....been there...still doing that ! LOL....I can suggest a couple of tips... the Side-Tracked Home Executives whoever mentioned that. I am no expert. My motto is..."
How to Give Your Driveway and Front Walk More Curb Appeal
Prevent injuries and tire damage while making a great first impression by replacing or repairing front paths
"that is tracked in on shoes and boots, make carpet traffic ways far more noticeable... airborne and tracked indoors. Latex allergy and sensitivity is something that happens over... have a l-o-n-g driveway coming into our ranch. The asphalt is cracking and where we... different from L.A. for sure. Hope you're enjoying the change. I'm in the area for many years... the tire tracks in the gravel. The attached photo is a bit formal but gives you an idea..."
How Much Does a Kitchen Makeover Cost?
"doing track lighting instead. We got a 6-fixture track so it plugs in the same location... light with track lighting ($200 installed). So for well less than $4000 our kitchen looks... a huge L-shaped kitchen. We tripled our cabinet and counter space and put in a desk... think track lighting would be a good substitute for the box in this situation? I... obtrusive tracks lighting) and added a corner unit. Including the design fees (we are..."
7-Day Plan: Get a Spotless, Beautifully Organized Living Room
A task a day sends messes totally away. All you need is a week to get your living room in tip-top shape
"me on track! This will be a terrific series, Laura! I posted to my blog to encourage... worse than tracking gunk from a still dirty kitchen floor on to newly polished dining... Dogs are tracking in tons of mud every day, which turns to fine dust and coats everything... what they track in. Because of the mud/dust issue, I'm sweeping/vacuuming, but it's not... misnamed? L G bQ--1WwAWwAWAwWWAWA AWw2-WzWWAxzAA Day 1 Open door to living area. Retreat..."
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
"have an L-shape and don't know if there are wall cabinets on the "L", I would normally... light or track light pointed at the change in flooring can help with this issue. Is... have a L-shaped kitchen with no furniture in between and have a light in the center... contemporary L-shaped kitchen counter is in laminated oak with stainless steel handles and... the 'L' facing a 6ft window. Thanks once again...;-) great particle, would like..."
Steam Showers Bring a Beloved Spa Feature Home
Get the benefits of a time-honored ritual without firing up the coals, thanks to easier-than-ever home steam systems
"lpLol,l,llo,o,K&M,,typo.jk I Consider not using wallpaper. Ladydz If you are considering... how to track animals, catch fish and on and on. One thing I'll take from this experience... proven track record. Like hiring a pro ask for references of clients and contact... tu.be/lENYRzZTCXs I have no idea how they do this but ThermaSol patented it. JW... great track record for delivering a quality product with great service. Let your..."
Guest Picks: Roll Out the Welcome Mat
"Consider the L.L.Bean waterhog mat. I'm convinced it will outlive me. I bought the big blue... Mat-B-L.jpg But it's way too pricy (especially for something that's going to get... could track in from the cow pasture. I hate those coir ones because all they seem... that get tracked into the house. I was very happy when I found a place to order the..."
Houzz Call: Show Us Your Fabulous DIY Kitchen
"space is L shaped and about 140 square feet (essentially a 15' x 11' box with a 4' x... didn't keep track of exactly what we spent, but since we did so much of the work ourselves... hardware and track for the sliding barn door, then made and installed the barn door. Its... smaller L configuration. We decided to add the reclaimed barn wood to contrast all... Metal L-Brackets • Undercabinet LED lighting • 600 CFM Miele range hood • All..."
9 Big Space-Saving Ideas for Tiny Bathrooms
Look to these layouts and features to fit everything you need in the bath without feeling crammed in
"and not tracking footprints everywhere, the space stays wet for hours.... UGH! We... curtain on a track to separate the areas. Great article for those who think everything... to the tracks, an exciting thought!) but my mom, then in her 70s really liked it.... curtain track around the toilet and "dry" items, and path to the door, while allowing... direction (l hope). I loved the shelving ideas and the narrow vanity ideas. On another..."
Raw Materials Revealed: Drywall Basics
Learn about the different sizes and types of this construction material for walls, plus which kinds work best for which rooms
"joints. JW L bead, now what have I forgotten? Is this like corner bead but L shaped?... slide the L-Bead into place. In a bathroom renovation we always want to vaccum and... off the L-Beads where the tile meet the drywall. I set the bead flush with the tile... isolation track or clips - Mass.. Brick walls are quiet for a reason. Adding mass with..."
Why Google Just Paid $3.2 Billion for a Company That Makes Thermostats
15 Ways to Create Drama With Light Fixtures
Use lights as artful decorating elements, and watch them draw attention for more than their ability to illuminate
"fixed on a track. They can put up some stunning show! http://www.houzz.com/photos/89... TO KEEP TRACK OF A PERSONAL NOVEL OR TWO. AS FOR THE REST OF THE ENTRIES, COULD THEY... right. L.K. used various landscape themes with natural colorations of vegetation,... nothing that L. Kahn envisioned and not expecting Barragan to NOT use the color he was known..."