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Quick Fix: Find Wall Studs Without an Expensive Stud Finder
"hidden wall studs with this ridiculously easy trick... photo or a wall shelf knows the perils that come with not locating the wall stud. One... over the wall try to cover as much wall space as you can with the it if your wall is... in the walls are another story! I found out that the walls in my home have metal frames... on the wall, THEN push the button and slide it left or right. Plaster walls are thicker... off the wall! regardless of the fastener. Plaster walls also have tons of expanded..."
What to Know Before You Tear Down That Wall
New project for a new year: Opening up a room? Learn who to hire, what it’ll cost and how long it will take
"inside that wall, and the extent of its structural bearing, removing a wall can be a painless... interior wall is probably on your agenda. It’s a project that often seems simple enough:... and the walls right to the cement block outside wall but not the supporting wall.... removing a wall. We removed most of the wall between our kitchen and dining room during... house, the wall may be used in the seismic design of the house. The wall may not look..."
Single-Wall Galley Kitchens Catch the 'I'
"just one wall. This style, also known as a single galley, is a must for some, a choice... brick wall) so that they run the entire length of one dining room wall, about 200"... stair case wall. If you can go 4" into the wall, and 4" into the walkway, you can get... that one wall for transport of the pre-fab house). That working wall will face a 7'... lose the wall between the kitchen and family room (and the backyard and pool beyond)..."
One Guy Found a $175,000 Comic in His Wall. What Has Your Home Hidden?
"in the walls with old newspapers for insulation was a rare comic book from 1938: Action... "Coffin wall"--the wall is at the base of the steps and swings to allow furniture etc... and lath wall to add an electrical outlet and found the wall cavity stuffed with these... down a wall… and there it was. At some point they just built a false wall over the... in our walls. The walls behind the sheet rock were beaded board, behind the beaded..."
Design Workshop: 3 Ingenious Ways With Wall Cabinets
For storage, space dividers and more, look to integrated cabinetry that enhances a room’s architecture and helps you live better
"make a wall to wall media center. Thanks a lot for the great pictures! Great article... stair case wall. Rangement Love these looks. I am doing a wall in my bedroom with double... cabinet walls all the time! Note below all the storage in this Zoom-Desk unit recently... bed-cum-wall. Have always liked this idea. Keeps the room uncluttered. Wow there are... examples. The Furniture House by Shigeru Ban comes to mind. Some fantastic ideas, especially..."
The Case for the Anti-Accent Wall
"accent wall. While I'm on the topic, I am also eliminating the impossibly difficult... between wall and ceiling? Why does a chair rail need to be high gloss white when the... of the wall is matte charcoal grey? I asked myself these very questions as I tore... accent wall to reveal an uneven paint edge and a few black paint spots on my white... of my walls. I think white walls work when you have very light walls but if you have..."
You Won't Believe What These Homeowners Found in Their Walls
From the banal to the downright bizarre, these uncovered artifacts may get you wondering what may be hidden in your own home
"in his walls that sold at auction for a reported $175,000, we asked Houzzers to chime... yards or walls or that had simply been shellacked over. Here are a few things they found... inside the walls, I often write something and the date when I open a wall up. I love... those walls. . . or something equivalent. I already pulled down all my walls. Found... living room wall under many layers of old wall paper. Turns out my dad knew them all and..."
Conquer That Blank Wall With a Versatile Picture Ledge
Turn a dull spot into your own personal art gallery with shallow shelves displaying artwork you can swap out on a whim
"blank walls; hello, curated art collection.... Shark" wall unit. The difference is that while that design has thick posts with grooves... brick wall - saves worrying about drilling new holes in the wall when I want to switch... out a wall for art & photos [which I do too often, and rearrange for every new piece... This wall serves as a holding area for framed pictures/posters as well as a gallery... gallery wall, to display my cookbooks, to hold up my menu planner and family schedule..."
Hey, Slick: Patent Leather Glosses Up the Home
Shiny, happy walls, furniture and accessories are just a drape away when you bring in this polished and effortlessly pleasing material
"happy walls, furniture and accessories are just a drape away when you bring in this... leather wall looks like it has a bit of padding behind it, otherwise the nailheads... tered walls? Nailheads? Outrageous. A caveat: You'd need flawlessly smooth walls... mirrored walls, overscale sconces and other art deco elements of this room. Patent..."
Color Makes a Garden Dining Room Sing in Santa Fe
Vibrant stucco walls, living art and chic furniture harmonize in an outdoor dining room in New Mexico
"stucco walls, living art and chic furniture harmonize in an outdoor dining room in... woven furniture, smart accessories and brightly colored stucco walls. The experience... the red wall really draws the eye towards the space. This is an amazing outdoor space... on the wall. One could spend hours in a spot like this. Worth every dollar spent on... overhead and walls shading much of the ground, there is probably not enough consistent sunlight..."
Dreaming in Color: 8 Beautiful Black Bedrooms
Make your sleeping space elegant and calming sans cave-like vibe, with these tips for using black walls, flooring and furniture
"all four walls. Instead, pick a wall you want to draw attention to, such as your headboard... accent wall or as a background canvas for artwork or decorative accessories is the... headboard wall, and use black paint or wallpaper, or black-stained wood paneling, to... on the wall....there is fiber art, wall hung sculpture, installation pieces many artists... sheen on walls, but a deep red satin wall looked like a gaudy semi-gloss finish, and..."
Bold Patterns: Harlequin and Argyle
"Patterns on Wall, Window, Furniture or Floor... look on a wall or piece of furniture with paint and painter's tape. Or you can use wallpaper... tape the wall but it was a fun project! Most people think it's wallpaper until they... entire wall on graph paper and started the pattern from the edge. I actually cut... on the wall to tape from. It was theraputic - I worked on it each night with a glass... on the walls and I love it! The very large wall treatment uses soft colors, letting..."
7 Spicy Hot Color Palettes to Fire Up a Living Room
Hues on the fiery end of the spectrum can add spark and intensity to living room walls, furniture and accent pieces
"living room walls, furniture and accent pieces... painting your walls a bold color, consider painting one accent wall or a section of one wall... painting your walls in spicy shades of red, yellow or orange. Keep in mind that pure, hi... wall. You'll get a nice dose of color that feels fun instead of stress inducing.... Mission Wall" shows red flowers on an yellow stucco wall: http://www.printedart.co... spicy red walls is to hang artwork that picks up on the color theme with a strong secondary..."
Graffiti Makes Good as Home Art and Decor
"giving walls, rugs and furniture an arresting look... building walls and overpasses to framed artwork, wall treatments and tile," says Randi... artwork, wall coverings, lamp shade covers or accent pillows." Designers today are... full-blown wall mural or subtler accessories, the colorful spaces below show you how to... of the wall of her living room. I find it really overwhelming and you easily get annoyed... of one walls. My design was simple and inspired by leaves. Above the design is a..."
My Houzz: An 1880 Home Becomes a Live-Work Design Lab
Art and original wallpapers cover the walls of this Pittsburgh rental, but the furniture and architectural details are just as eye catching
"cover the walls of this Pittsburgh rental, but the furniture and architectural details... white walls,” says the mixed-media artist and native of South America. “I like to... of the walls as my blank canvas.” Bright, open rooms and expanses of white showcase... piece of furniture. It's a classic piece of furniture. Classic. Please consider who... Without the wall paper, I would have liked this place a lot more. I'm from Pittsburgh and..."