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Emerging Virtual-Reality Home Systems Might Blow Your Mind
Get near-total immersion in home entertainment with virtual-reality gadgets worthy of a sci-fi flick, coming soon
"not have wall paper or decorations on the wall but something like you describe here... whole wall, or walls would be made up of small screens. If you wanted the room to... onto the wall. Perhaps we will download pictures of meadows or beautiful sunsets and... white walls, floors, and ceiling. The projection screen is in the center, hidden... to see walls made of computer like screens. You could change your color, put a scene..."
Want to Streamline Your Life? Get a System
Reduce stress and free up more time for the things that really matter by establishing specific procedures for everyday tasks
"household systems may seem cold and impersonal, but by streamlining life’s boring essentials... physical systems you can establish to make your day-to-day tasks much less stressful... of your system. Is it like using Quickbook accounting? I think your system is more... on the wall (DH doesn't like holes in the wall). I also got an oversized calendar... and my system sure beat guessing!!!! Nice to see someone else admit to being a piler..."
How to Add a Radiant Heat System
Enjoy comfy, consistent temperatures and maybe even energy savings with hydronic heating and cooling
"hydronic system — one based on water. Here are some tips to help you get started and... hydronic systems are generally preferred over electric for whole-house projects.... forced air systems. I think a nice compromise on a full radiant heating system would be... hydronic system. Marianna, Is there a problem with electric radiant systems? I'm building... both systems its a no brainer. note: Warm Waves is an electric system... we're mostly..."
5 Steps to Improve Your Heating System Now
Increase your heater's efficiency and safety for lower energy bills and greater peace of mind this winter
"heating system needs your attention now. A few simple steps in the fall will mean you're... improve your system's efficiency and save yourself some money.... radiant system 10 or 15* like you could a forced air system, but you could program... heating system often found in European homes. My issue is one of the wall-mounted... with this system. To the pros, is it any different servicing this system as opposed... heating system. And I Love the NEst thermostat. It makes a GREAT gift for new homeowners..."
Turn Your Smart Phone Into a Home Security System
"security system is nothing more than sensors that detect what's going on in and around... security systems — both on the sensor side and the monitoring side. And phones are a... security systems. Plus, the best monitoring equipment is the one you have access to... security system. And it's also why small companies are inventing new ways to integrate... these systems be configured with an automatic alarm system when there is a break..."
Tote Your Tunes to Any Room With a Portable Wi-Fi Sound System
Free your home's music setup from wires with Wi-Fi speakers that let you take high-quality audio anywhere
"stereo systems that played 33 1/3 rpm vinyl records and FM radio, rather than the... great system. It's more like having a total home sound system than your standard... - The Wall Street Journal "Audyssey Wireless Speakers deliver a combination of excellent... stereo systems do not play 33 1/2 inch records! LPs are 12 inch and run at 33 1/3... audio system that you like and want to experiment with internet radio and music on..."
Is Radiant Heating or Cooling Right for You?
Questions to ask before you go for one of these temperature systems in your floors or walls (yes, walls)
"temperature systems in your floors or walls (yes, walls)... cooling system, the goal is to make the temperature of a room more comfortable by changing... heating systems, we think of them for floors, sometimes called underfloor heating or... surface: a wall, ceiling or even a mirror. The concept, like many other modern sustainable... floors and walls, with either water or smoke acting as the vehicle for transporting heat..."
Sliding Walls Bring the Outside In
"aring walls erase the line between you and the view... glass walls that connect inside and outside, typically living areas and patios.... _ NanaWall Systems: NanaWall Systems is the recognized industry leader trusted by... glass walls has been a specialty of NanaWall Systems for over 25 years. For project... glass wall... I absolutely love these sliding walls; I drooled over every photo!... glass wall systems. Based on a foundation of testing, research and innovation, NanaWall..."
11 Reasons to Love Wall-to-Wall Carpeting Again
"embrace wall-to-wall carpeting again. In fact, I’m not sure why it fell out of favor... this wall-to-wall carpeting and I still don't. It might be because I didn't grow... spent on wall to wall carpeting and switching to a complete wood floor home I can tell... again. Wall to wall carpeting holds in dirt, odors and all sorts of nasty allergens... to love wall to wall carpet? I seriously can't think of one. Hardwood floors. All...."
5 Common-Sense Ways to Get a Greener Home Design
You don't need fancy systems or elaborate schemes to make your home energy efficient and sustainable. You just need to choose wisely
"fancy systems or elaborate schemes to make your home energy efficient and sustainable... of the wall sheathing will make the home more airtight, keep the wood in the wall... the NanaWall system which included a solar/privacy mesh to block out UV rays to keep... the NanaWall system is fully open. All exterior doors were screened with Mirage retractable... open the wall: we used the bricks in good condition in other parts of the remodel. RE:..."
The Hanging Magic of Kitchen Wall Rail Organization
"consider a wall rail organization system that will bring organizational bliss. We often... well-planned wall rail system can do for our space, and not to mention for our sanity! If... OVER wall cabinets. Tall pantry units, great. But I love the whole-wall open and... rail systems, if you like this look and want something a little more decorative... bronze rail system Very functional and attractive....Carole www.carolemeyerart.com Hi..."
8 Wine Cellars Overflowing With Artful Storage
Give your wine collection a high-end home, with a prefab or custom racking system as posh as you please
"racking system as posh as you please... Some systems are prefabricated and can be installed easily; custom storage units... Modular Wine Wall system. The revolutionary (patent-pending) modular design, is easy to... metal wall mounted storage. They also mix well with wood racks. We've done a few... racking system. Great article read! We had a fun time creating this wine rack for... Decorate your walls with wine! http://www.getSTACT.com sales@getSTACT.com Wine cellars deserve..."
Jumbled Style Goes Vintage Chic in a D.C. Bathroom Makeover
Sloppy on the outside and alarming on the inside, this row house bathroom now sports a clean new look and systems that work
"dark red walls lurked a mishmash of electrical and plumbing problems, and a rotted joist... the side wall, we had to move it 8" away from wall, as my husband was hitting his elbow... behind wall was also not very convenient, so we bought free stand with storage for... it is a wall mount. @Paul D'Amico Try navigating the London Underground 8 months pregnant... entire system full of stupid stairs -three steps up here, five step down there, with..."
The Family Home: 8 Super Solutions for Shoe Storage
If scattered shoes are causing tripping, mess and chinks in your serenity, these storage systems can help restore order
"storage systems can help restore order... cubby wall units that dreams are made of, laundry baskets and modern shelves that... curved wall in the master bedroom, so it was a really creative and beautiful solution... storage wall unit shown here is perfect for large families. Children's shoes can be... this new system works. Not everyone likes to see shoes lined up on a shelf, and if you're..."
Know Your House: Components of Efficient Walls
"exterior wall, as well as a variant of this system that uses far less material. Related:... exterior walls are built of continuous wood studs that start at the foundation's sill... these walls can therefore easily be 18 or more feet in length. Balloon framing died... exterior walls are built of wood studs no more than about 10 or 12 feet long. Here's... bearing walls. Are they framed differently than non-load bearing walls? How can you..."