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434 walkway light Ideabooks
Houzz Call: What Have You Salvaged for Home Use?
If your floors, furniture, exterior materials or other home elements have a past life, we'd like to hear the story
"scone lights a friend was throwing out, bought 2 new shades and painted them white... and a light that was on our old windmill! We used an old French door for the linen... touch lights to the hutch. We now gave a beautifully "scrounged " eclectically decorated... sink and lights from Habitat Restore. Door was free and we frosted with spray paint... inviting light. We found an old grammaphone at a yard sale for $5.00. My husband connected..."
6 Suggestions for Harmonious Hardscaping
"solar lighting for the steps on my walkway or is there a better product for lighting... solar lighting as I don't think it provides enough task lighting. LED is my lighting... enough light especially on a walkway. Front yard plants... inground lights featured in the first picture ? I wish to do the same with a big bunch... inground lighting with fixtures by Hadco - they were installed by an electrician and... stagger walkways or steps with big rocks and expect no one to trip over them. Be practical..."
10 Low-Cost Tweaks to Help Your Home Sell
Put these inexpensive but invaluable fixes on your to-do list before you put your home on the market
"agree with lighting. Turn on all the lights on a grey day. I am not downsizing, and... have to light candles or spray or invest in perfume-machines. Just make sure that... fixtures from lighting to facuets are still a bit of a mismatch but we're slowing changing... natural light. I never heard of anyone who wanted to live in a dark house. I am a Realtor... all my light fixtures and replace all the non functioning bulbs and tubes. I would..."
Houzz Call: Show Us Your Great Patio, Deck or Rooftop!
"candle lights is absolutely fabulous ! A recent patio installation in beautiful Cincinnati... y the light isn't great today. We live in St. Petersburg, FL, a block from Tampa... diagonal walkway through the boulders breaks up the geometry of the rest of the patio... with more lighting strung through the trees. Our Under $300 Complete Deck Addition We... her cafe lights. To learn more about it, you can go to http://simplytangerine.com/2..."
Houzz Tour: Creative Thinking Yields a Lakefront 'Living Room'
"zig zag walkway has had a terrible effect on my mood!!!) @aeykelbo If you take a look... lot. The walkway sticks out like a sore thumb. Envy, envy, envy! Ok, I'm finished. What... insulation and light control. (the sun comes out at least once in a while there, yes?) The... While the walkway appears intrusive, it allows a stroll through nature creating an e... interplay of light and space that creates a most desirable living environment where you..."
10 Ways to Dress Up the Stoop
"onto the walkway (well, I guess there is a point to the walkway, in that respect). It... to do a walkway across a very long front lawn from driveway to front door and I like... however, so walkway needs to be cleared of snow by snowblower after every snowstorm, so... siding is a light blue, window/door frames and railings are white. So here's a question:... pointless walkway leading up to the house, which is probably just as it had been poured..."
17 Ways to Increase Your Home's Curb Appeal
The word on the street? Homes with appealing front views can sell faster, lift moods and convey a warm welcome
"coach lights with fabulous large black iron coach lights that look like lanterns... solar lights leading up my drive way. I think it gives my outdoors a beautiful and... view. Walkways are stamped asphalt. Not in love with them, but they were cheap at... flagstone walkways. Photo didn't attach. Sorry. These are good ideas but living in a... repeat a light colored one as it is obvious as to what happens with aging. I would..."
My Houzz: Hip Midcentury Style for a Mom's Backyard Cottage
This 1-bedroom suite has everything a Texas mother and grandmother needs — including the best wake-up system money can't buy
"let in light. I get beautiful ambient light through the frosted windows, and the clear... natural light. I rarely have to turn on any lights during the day. I love that it's... Does the lighting fixture provide adequate lighting? These fans provide plenty of air... covered walkway or breezeway to imply a single dwelling off-shoot. I so applaud this... allows the light to flow throughout. The home sits East/West so the frosted windows by..."
How to Get the Closet of Your Dreams
"Light Thanks for such an informative article. Good article! Thanks for using one... with a light wood look. Ten years later, it still looks new. Some tips: 1. Buy the... have poor light, and this just makes it easier. I've attached a picture. The biggest... and good lighting. Great article and user suggestions / feedback. I cannot stand our... closet lighting be discussed in a separate ideabook! More to it than meets the eye..."
Get a Bird's-Eye View of America's Housing Patterns
See the big picture of how suburban developments are changing the country's landscape, with aerial photos and ideas for the future
"street lights, that form a grid pattern of lights, while home in Seattle, street lights... lights are less common, and in stead of orderly grid lines of street lights, we see... where the lights look more like fairy lights and less like the triumph of human orderliness... a nice walkway midway in some of the blocks, and I enjoy the kids, couples and dog... and the lighting and expense. Your school bus, your friends, the postman, the deliveries..."
5 Bright Palettes for Front Doors
Splash bold green, blue, orange or red on your front door, then balance it with a more restrained hue on the rest of the house
"cotta and light red color bricks half way up all the way around, with white steel siding... exterior is a light gray with white trim and needs repainting. We are trying to figure out... bright sun light. Your best bet might be to, after sanding and cleaning the metal really... have a light green (think mint green) Cape style house, black shutters on the two... painted a light mint green, I like green, just not this one and I'm trying to figure..."
7 Things to Do Before You Move Into a New House
Get life in a new house off to a great start with fresh paint and switch plates, new locks, a deep cleaning — and something on those windows
"recessed lights (no overhead lights in any rooms...ahhhh!) This is a fantastic list... recessed lighting installed in the kitchen, sunroom and MB. Light switches and thermostats... all the light bulbs -- types, size/wattage. We struggled to replace an unusual light... changing out light fixtures, painting and other little things. Love the opportunity of... adding light fixtures where needed to make an old house brighter. BUT, THE BIGGEST..."
8 Ways to Create a Neighborly Front Yard
"street lights are not the only source of light. I think porch lights and garage lights... create a walkway and a seating area to put chairs etc. then finish it off with plants... up the walkways and laid sod. One of our residents created a nice sitting area in... outside lights on because burglars love darkness. When the weather is nice, my husband... lights being on also keeps the neighborhood bright and friendly - I really thank..."
Drop In on a Hot Comeback With a Sunken Living Room
Take the plunge into a new kind of practicality with an interior design feature that has a rich history
"consider light. For evening parties, balancing light so people can see level changes... are a light beige. It's just enough contrast, to look like one floor, but notice... make a walkway around "the pit of despair", then add bookcases or railing or a shelving... like the walkway with a railing would make the room seem too long and narrow. Maybe... installed a walkway of marble or travertine and added a handrail to the wall at each entry..."
Planning a Kitchen Remodel? Start With These 5 Questions
Before you consider aesthetics, make sure your new kitchen will work for your cooking and entertaining style
"and the walkway around it, if your space is large enough to have 48" walkways around... just a walkway, not a work zone, 36-42" would be fine. You also don't want to be walking... natural light! I think it was stellar Houzz pro Bud Deitrich who did a really great... island walkway if they have any appliance doors open...so glad we missed that boo-boo... More light and a water view are probably worth losing some storage, but only you..."