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Houzz Tour: A Sun-Soaked Solution for a Narrow Site
A high wall on one side and a sliver of land on the other allow ample space for a couple building their first home
"high wall on one side and a sliver of land on the other allow ample space for a... small unit, architects Tim Hill and Dominique Ng dreamed of building a home of their... cliff-like wall built along the northern boundary with the adjacent property severely... and west walls are clad in wood-framed glass and translucent polycarbonate, framing... of the furniture themselves — the dining room table, coffee table, study desk and..."
Know When to Fold 'Em
When space is tight, look for furniture that cleverly collapses, expands or fills more than one role
"look for furniture that cleverly collapses, expands or fills more than one role... something on a wall.) The situation got me thinking about foldable furniture — pieces that... campaign furniture was popularized by British army officers in the 18th and 19th centuries... collapsible furniture with them as they traveled from one post to the next. Some of today's... foldable furniture might look familiar to those officers of yore. Others owe their ingenuity..."
Looking for a Bold New Furniture Arrangement? Super-Size It
"piece of furniture for a cozy, dramatic feel... your furniture or accessories is a wonderful way to add grandeur and crank up the... oversized furniture pieces are very comfortable and functional, while larger accessories... corner or wall. The lesson here? Think big!... to fill wall space without adding visual clutter. Select a piece that ties into your... affordable wall art. To give your room an element of surprise, consider a life-sized sculpture..."
Houzz Tour: Historic Israeli Penthouse by the Sea
A surprise discovery led to a stunning backdrop for contemporary furniture and modern, minimalist features in this Jaffa apartment
"contemporary furniture and modern, minimalist features in this Jaffa apartment... apartment walls down to its bones, he discovered an ascetic style that surprisingly... archways and walls. Love the piece of art on the kitchen wall. The lighting is sympathetic... stone walls which are at least 3 feet thick. I wonder what the material is on the... stone walls and ceiling. Congratulations on a successful interpretation. חבל"ז beautiful..."
Go Rogue for Effective Furniture Arrangements
Why stick with a traditional setup that just doesn't cut it? The most advantageous arrangement may be the least obvious
"beloved furniture into their new spaces — furniture arrangements in one home rarely... There are walls in weird places and rooms that are too big or too small, and your furniture... float furniture away from the walls would create a walk through maze! I have the... moving furniture on the hottest day of the year, and I think you are encouraging this... comes to furniture placement! My living room resembles a "spin-art" painting. It's..."
Upon Reflection: Mirrored Furniture
"to the walls. There are all kinds of furniture pieces available in the mirrored version... Mirrored furniture adds a healthy portion of glam to any room, and it works with so... mirrored furniture in it. Use it to your advantage to show off pieces nearby that you... mirrored furniture lately - you might want to check them out. Loving your mirrored... mirrored furniture article Annie, thank you from The Mirrored Bed Company! Great Job Becky..."
Power to the People: Outlets Right Where You Want Them
No more crawling and craning. With outlets in furniture, drawers and cabinets, access to power has never been easier
"outlets in furniture, drawers and cabinets, access to power has never been easier... facing the wall. It was a peculiar position obviously not anticipated by the Ikea designer... from two wall outlets and put in floor outlets. The room is 18 x 30 so furniture floats... into a wall outlet wasn't a problem since our chairs back up to a wall. When we built... called Furniture Traditions where they make furniture with hidden compartments and..."
Houzz Tour: Baroque Minimalism in New Jersey
Modern furniture meets ornate elements in a 19th-century Hoboken brownstone, renovated with respect for its original features
"odern furniture meets ornate elements in a 19th-century Hoboken brownstone, renovated... stripped away walls and decades worth of shoddy materials, and lovingly saved and restored... context and furniture, the furniture is what makes this brownstone look comfortable to... Victorian furniture, give me spindly MCM furniture any day. Love love love it Everything... modern furniture. Not enough credit has been given to the original designers of the..."
Houzz Tour: Sliding Doors Open Up a Small Space in New York City
A wall teardown and custom treatments add more options for living and entertaining in a 450-square-foot apartment
"A wall teardown and custom treatments add more options for living and entertaining... brick wall, building custom furniture and shelves, designing and building light fixtures... removing a wall to open the living room to the alcove bedroom.... the wall) there is a slim console and wall mounted tv on the wall. See image attached... window wall so you see the small sliver of a wall to the left of the fireplace, chopping..."
12 Ways to Use a Good Old Armoire
"against the walls of your living room? It may be time to introduce an armoire or hutch... storage unit...better eye candy than an actual closet! When possible, we prefer to... purchased furniture or site built, in lieu of designing a standard coat closet. We believe... ceiling and wall edges extend over and behind the armoire and it can be more visually... in the wall. We also carefully place lighting to enhance the armoire as a focal point..."
Instant Living Spaces
"lackluster wall partition; nowadays there are a variety of pieces that can easily act... office wall from the rest of our living area in a compact space and now I have some... divide? A wall screen will solve that problem. Choose one in a fun shade for an enticing... geometric wall partition doubles as an artistic piece. China cabinets can be a pricey... shelving unit is one of the easiest pieces to use as a divider. It allows the eye to..."
My Houzz: Art Deco–Contemporary Mix in Los Angeles
A designer couple puts a contemporary spin on their historic art deco apartment with choice furniture and a modern color palette
"choice furniture and a modern color palette... neutral walls and classic furniture helped them pay tribute to the building's history... pired furniture, playful accents and a modern color palette helped this couple turn... on the walls and furniture. An area rug placed perpendicularly adds visual interest... ional wall tiles in the entry add an element of surprise for visitors. Smith chose... foyer. Wall tiles: Mio Culture Smith and Russell scored big at a garage sale with..."
"from a wall around a doorway or window or for a classical decoration on furniture... single unit is known as an entablature. These fluted pilastercolumns are adorned with... arched wall opening. The centerpiece is called the pendant. These pilasters are each... and even furniture..."
10 Broad-Stroke Ideas for Choosing and Displaying Art
Conquer bare walls with these easy, unintimidating basics for picking meaningful artwork and hanging it right
"bare walls with these easy, unintimidating basics for picking meaningful artwork... to the furniture. We want it to reflect a sense of our tastes and deeper selves. And... top of wall unit maybe I can do a picture wall there. One thing to keep in mind... a bare wall than have something on the wall that doesn't have meaning for us. Most... blank walls! If I do smaller pieces, they seem to get lost on the other walls. Ruth:..."
My Houzz: Art Inspires an Aussie Remodel
"iconic furniture collected over a lifetime... painting the walls, polishing the floors, adding built-in storage and installing gas heating... these walls as compared with generic decor [which there's nothing wrong with that... work on walls anymore, let alone so much, and it makes me smile :) Looks like the... art and furniture! Lovely, very Canberra, from a fellow Canberran Lots of light , great... amount of wall space for art. This remodel seems to strike the right balance. M.R.Moore..."