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Give the Vintage Globe Trend a New Spin
Chart new design territory with the familiar globe trend by seeking unusual sizes, color palettes and display places
"Berlin wall went up, while it was up or after it came down. The problem: Everybody... globe hangs from a hook on a shelf above a window in my office. Some orbs of different... cover one wall in my bathroom, and a large map of Florida and the Atlantic Ocean is displayed... kitchen. I hang the maps low enough to be child-user-friendly, and on two separate occasions... toilet wall instead - still a work in progress (names & cities still have to be added)..."
Houzz Tour: An Aussie Home Mingles With Nature
This eco-friendly bushland retreat coexists beautifully with the surrounding environment, right down to its rammed-earth construction
"thick walls provide excellent insulation and acoustic ambiance. The ceiling fans... what the walls are made of I absolutely love your house. The boldness of composition... for the wall was used in the main room? is it limestone or hand made stucco made so... chalk wall also. wish we would have more designs like that in the US There are... exterior walls are the same. The only downside is that you need to make sure your plumbing..."
Decorate With Intention: Love Your Kids and Keep Your Style
Don't resign your home to kiddie characters and endless vinyl. New options let you design for high style and real life
"on the walls, windows and anywhere else crayons can reach. Rugs get crusted with Play-Doh... l-for-walls-modern-allover-wall. Hope that helps, I love it too!! Jan Moyer -... cubic bookshelf with rattan baskets. The toys are sorted into those. Easy for kids... inexpensive wall decor! Particularly in a steamy bath! xcljx: I would expect your leather... to the wall. In our house its not about protecting our over priced stuff, it's about..."
Houzz Tour: Breezy Outdoor Living in Newport Beach
Skylights, floor-to-ceiling windows and plenty of outdoor space help a modern California home take advantage of a sunny coastal climate
"stucco wall and quiet back courtyard provide plenty of privacy in the outdoor spaces... Beautiful bookshelf. Neat and interesting with colors! Love the roof deck!!! Great taste... privacy wall, it may be great for them, but do the neighbor(s) like it? We had that... brick wall, then brick post with huge lamps on each post. I like privacy but not... stucco wall. The wall is a seamless part of the home's design; it provides adequate..."
2 Weeks + $2,000 = 1 Savvy Storage Shed
This homeowner took backyard storage and modern style into his own hands, building a shed with reclaimed redwood and ingenuity
"pegboard walls could look so good? In just two weeks, Joseph Sandy built this garden... table, bookshelf, oh and me ! HI -- This reminds me of my Dutch father- in- law... tool rack wall system though, will use that 100% I'm thinking salvaged wood pallets... pegboard walls. We just built a 10 x 20 shed but it took more than 2 weeks as it was... one end wall and built another identical shed onto it to create a 12x20. We re-sided..."
My Houzz: Family Efforts Pay Off for a 1915 Home
Everyone from the kids to the grandparents helped renovate this Montreal house — and the results show how much they care
"demolishing walls. Once that was done, they hired professional help for the finishing touches... sloped walls just behibd the sheetrock. The flat portion which is tge exposed wood... moulding, bookshelf unit and floors evoke, side-by-side with the photo of the bathroom... on the walls in both the bath and the kitchen as a way to unify. The mahogany warms... attic wall was designated as a homework area for the girls. The floors in every room..."
My Houzz: Elegant Colonial in North Carolina
"beige-walled space to a kid-friendly yet sophisticated home for their family. After... on your wall colors! Yes, Texas, that bookshelf is a little too perfectly staged to... home, the wall colors were chosen for us when we moved in. With our designer’s help,... existing wall color and dining set, McKay selected a Persian carpet rug, Arteriors... dresses the walls, and custom gold drapery panels with blackout linings are thoughtful..."
Literally Literal: Using Letters & Language to Decorate
17 Things Color Consultants Want You to Know
Dithering over potential palettes for your home? A color pro might be the way to go. Here's how it works
"on the walls and can't make up their minds what to do," says Mary Nolte of Kaleidoscope... it on a wall, then choose a single small wall and paint that whole wall top to bottom... that they hang the poster boards on different walls (NOT right next to each other). Why... select a wall color you won't regret" or "Should I paint an accent wall?" or "Candice... their wall. If they are, then yes- testing a part of the wall is a good idea. This..."
TGIR: The Case of the Disappearing TV
They Got It Right: If you can’t beat it, camouflage it. See how these designers made TV screens almost unnoticeable
"lovely wall Asian wall cabinet, over the fireplace, that hides my flatscreen TV.... black wall is a cleaver idea. The problem is a black wall isn't always appropriate... different wall or cabinet top. If you find the wall above needs something, a little... on the wall). My office is an issue, though. The TV is wall mounted on a full swing... fireplace wall. (The TV location on black wall is a great idea.) But TV location seems..."
7 Ways to Rock a TV and Fireplace Combo
Win the battle of the dueling focal points with a thoughtful fireplace arrangement that puts attention right where you want it
"the same wall requires a delicate balance. These two focal points need a precise plan... on the wall to the left of the fireplace wall. My seating faces the fireplace, but... The wall feature above the wall unit is remnants of old wallpaper and layers of... were no walls to hang the tv on so we created a surround using a console table as the... different wall. We have a chase behind the wall to run new cables if necessary. Additionally..."
Color Guide: How to Work With Black
Take a walk on the dark side — your home has nothing to fear with this color when you know how to use it
"Black walls can look as endless as the night sky. They can seem to expand. And, of... the walls on either side are a pale grey while the remaining walls in the living... black walls! Had a black office with lots of pictures on the walls but then painted... black wall clock. My friend’s photo of an owl, matted in black, hangs on the wall... Chair Wall Clock: Seiko Quiet Sweep Secon Hand Wall clock (http://www.princetonwatches..."
The Truth About 'Simple' Modern Details
They may look less costly and easier to create, but modern reveals, slab doors and more require an exacting hand
"large walls of glass, reveals, a low-slope roof with interior roof drains and more... feeling wall. The wall area vs floor area is ~3.5 to 1. So for a 2000 ft^2 house... concrete walls? My other question would be what is the width of the reveals that give... block walls with fiber cement panels but that would be rather costly. David - Installing... wash the walls with light. As the author noted, modernist construction details are..."
How to Bring Out Your Home’s Character With Trim
New project for a new year: Add moldings and baseboards to enhance architectural style and create visual interest
"meet the walls are usually accompanied by trim. The way that trim is executed has refined... from the wall making the room look much bigger. I believe he painted the wall color... white walls, try painting your walls before painting the trim. You will be amazed... of the wall. I don't want to put up wall tiles around it, again. Any ideas and examples... off the wall, ceiling or both with a sub-piece of stock held back or up from the lead..."
5 Ways to Decorate Around a Flat-Screen TV
"decorate the wall around a flat screen TV?" It's a popular question. For years, a primary... all or hanging it on a wall in such beautiful rooms. I'm with tedkielley on hiding... white wall. Sure its in your face but it my entire entertainment- computer, music... hung on a wall...but can't find any now. I wonder why this type of decorative covering... into the wall with recessed floating shelves on either side and a small glassed area..."