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16 trapezoid window Ideabooks
Treatments for Large or Oddly Shaped Windows
Get the sun filtering and privacy you need even with those awkward windows, using panels, shutters, shades and more
"awkward windows, using panels, shutters, shades and more... Windows come in all shapes and sizes, yet the one thing they have in common is their... unique window shapes and different ways to treat the windows. Great article! Excellent... by the windows. My picture windows have puzzled me for 15 years. I don't know if... about window films for oddly shaped windows. Thanks for the creative and practical... cover two trapezoid windows over a sliding glass door in a boy's bedroom in a beach house..."
How to Dress Tall Windows
Get the right mix of light, shade, privacy and style for towering windows by exploring these coverage options
"towering windows by exploring these coverage options... towering windows. While window coverings provide a range of functions — privacy, light... kind of window covering would work for tall asymmetrical windows? The windows are... Palladian window (with its arched top) since behind that window on the second floor is... motorized window coverings. While long cords and poles can be used to adjust window coverings..."
12 Ideas for Contemporary Window Dressings
"large window in her Grand Rapids home, to create privacy with a Scandinavian modern... as that window looks out into a shared courtyard and I'd rather not have it exposed... options for window dressings. These examples let light in while allowing for privacy, with... shading trapezoid shaped windows? Flat Roman shades inset within the window frame are... makes the window dressing stand out. Oh, and solar shades are water proof. Might consider..."
A Surefire Way to Prevent Sun Damage Indoors
Why let light ruin your furniture, floors and artwork, when the solution could be as simple as applying high-quality window film?
"through the window is not doing anything good for my furnishings, my floors and my artwork... film on windows that change the color of the outside of the window to a strange pinkish-red... there any window manufacturers that make their windows UV reflective as OEM? I am concerned... on the windows that our dog liked to look out. We have film on our windows and I hate... between the windows to change and break the seal. We have more than 30 windows in our great..."
Design Workshop: Windows to the Sky
"on any window opening that isn't square or rectangular. Triangles, trapezoids, rombuses... glass windows. We placed a large such window, one with a lot of translucent central... r-Window-Ideas Here's an example of skylights with integrated shades: http://www... adding a window covering later should you find that you need one. For example - it... in my window treatment business. I love architects (and I'm married to one!) but..."
AIASF Marin Home Tour: The Radius House
"glass windows he is able to bring in more light and the space feels airy and comfortable... at the window mullions. Nothing is square, but instead dynamic. 3) The large river... hidden trapezoidal door to the exterior located close to the bedroom sink. 6) The... Ridge Windows and Doors!..."
12 Tips for Living Well in Your Loft or Studio
Short on storage? No separate bedroom? Here's how to maximize space and turn your loft or studio into a home that suits you to a T
"entirely windows -- and oddly shaped windows at that, due to the steep angle of the... having 1 window or sometimes none. Now I am living in an apartment with no window, just... house-Windows-Become-a-Storage-Screen This is excellent -- I'm moving in to a loft... home is a trapezoid that is two stories high in the front and one story high in the back... of the window seat I mentioned above. The client added storage containers to the..."
Set the Right Mood With the Right Lines
Soothe with curves or go straight-up efficient. Learn the effects of lines in rooms to get the feeing you’re after
Houzz Tour: Courtyards and Calm in Tokyo Home
With fluid indoor-outdoor boundaries and an air of mystique, this isolated home is a serene retreat for a writer in Japan
"ceiling windows in the corners...getting away from a "picture window". Although space... so few windows and just lonely corners to look out. Someone's getting plenty of writing... shaded and windows are sparse, narrow, and oddly located. Every room pictured would tend... through the window. I couldn't live there. Cathy, what a great house to profile. The house... glass windows and doors throughout the structure help extend the exterior to the..."
Kitchen of the Week: Great for the Chefs, Friendly to the Family
With a large island, a butler’s pantry, wine storage and more, this New York kitchen appeals to everyone in the house
"of the window. It probably contains more decorative and less frequently used items... cook, window island area. Kids can "nuke" a snack, grab a drink out of the way of... frame the window. I do think the lamp is there for a reason, as if you look above the... above the window for a down facing trio of wall mounted sconces. Generally a lamp on... Lights Window I like the large drawers I love the flooring - can someone please tell..."
Houzz Tour: Curves Ahoy! See a Unique Floating Home
It appeared on ‘Portlandia,’ but it doesn’t take a camera crew to see how special this home on a river is
"ceiling windows on (I'm assuming) the water facing side are magnificent! Although... ceiling windows and integrated sliding door made this build the masterpiece it is.... they used windows...remind me of ancient Asian boat floting in space and time. Great... round window. It also looks easily adaptable to different styles, i.e. strip down... sunsets. The trapezoid-shaped sliding door plays off the curved geometry. Oshatz made sure..."
Room of the Day: More Function for a Boston Condo
"on the window treatments... I am a definitely a fan of the burl in the buffet. Be... out the window is fabulous! Lovely room! I enjoy all the orange, and am happy to see... store window, not something I'd want to live in. Next season the orange will be so... aluminum window frames were painted white to blend them into the surroundings, then... wall. The window treatment makes the room look taller and wider, and hides a support..."
Houzz Tour: Visionary Thinking Clicks With a San Francisco Entrepreneur
An open mind and an unusual process help a successful software engineer get an interior design that suits and celebrates his life
"repeated trapezoidal and triangular shapes in the side tables, rug, chandelier, coffee... rhythm of trapezoids; the glass top allows everyone to see as much of the rug as possible... of the window is a Plexiglas floor lamp. Again, its shape plays off the other trapezoidal... narrow window on the left, you can see a vertical garden on a deck off the study.... corner window, adding to the open feeling. This bedroom is lighter and airier than..."
Curb Appeal Begs Your Attention
Attending to the details of your home's exterior will reap ample rewards in both allure and resale value
"glass windows, stained walnut wainscoting, original floral wallpaper, turned balusters... casement windows! These are good but vague guidelines as each house and their owner's... Palladian, trapezoidal ... windows come in an almost unlimited range of functions, sizes... Prairie-style window grids on a colonial-style home.And don't forget the garage door. Make... house. WindowsAwning, casement, double hung, slider, fixed, round, elliptical, Palladian..."
Amazing Tree Houses From All Over the World
Not your average backyard DIYs, many high-design homes in the trees alight in a photo-filled new book