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7 wall torchiere Stories
Here Comes the Sun
""load-bearing" wall, just to let in a little more natural light. (Don't worry, we took care... down a wall or install another window, here are some other ways to create the illusion... Paint your walls and ceiling lighter colors. - Use mirrors to reflect and bounce light... up the wall and removing the door that once cut off this small room, we allowed the..."
10 Ways to Get Your Lighting Right
Learn how to layer table lamps, floor lamps and overhead fixtures to get the lighting you need and the mood you want
"not like torchiere-style lamps. I may even be permanently traumatized by the 1980s... away from walls as in #3? Kirsten Elizabeth Gilmore, send me an email and we can talk... window wall and sofa with a single or pair of lamps. This works well when there is... off the walls or directs it toward the paintings, which creates a wonderful ambience... into the wall outlet and operate with (another) wireless remote. Or if the cord is..."
Get Your Home's Recessed Lighting Right
Learn the formula for how much light a room needs plus how to space downlights, use dimmers and more
"on one wall. Another wall is all windows. Those are the only 2 walls as the house... track, or torchiere style floor lamps. Torchiere's positioned next to a reflective wall... on your walls. If there are walls in this space (besides what the mantle is attached... from the wall so they don't create scallops on either the wall or cabinetry. I also... on the wall? Even tough I don't like lights on the wall - if it will help with proper..."
11 Tricks to Make a Ceiling Look Higher
"least one wall with a real color - but leave a margin of white around the wall. Optical... from the wall and paint the intervening ceiling to the molding the same as the walls... separate walls and ceilings with a sharp line. here, as suggested: tall windows, exposed... as the wall. One trick is to mount a thin molding on the ceiling about 4-6" from... as the walls. Mount curtains with 1-2" space above them. Floor-to-ceiling draperies..."
10 Perfect Pairings of Reading Chair and Lamp
See Your Home in a Whole New Light
These designer tricks and tips will help you find the perfect mix of lighting for every room and every mood
"on your walls. I am talking about UV from lighting, not the sun. Redo of our almost... masonry wall by installing recessed wall washers above it, or place an uplight behind... touch. Wall-mounted lights flanking a bed should be placed 21 inches above the top... placing a wall-mounted “art” light above it, or spotlight a decorative mantel with a... dimmers. A wall dimmer (rheostat) costs less than $20, and the rewards will far exceed..."
40 Stylish Gifts for Modern Men