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5 Tips for Lightening Your Closet’s Load
"gatorma1, I've seen those trash cans at Lowe's in various sizes. I think they are... teddee1, maybe you can use one of the modular systems, again, available at Lowes... colors, 1 pair good looking patent flats. These take me anywhere, and I mean anywhere... rid of 1/3 of my total clothing, as well as 3 king-sized comforter sets! Now my things... Knuck1es, Originally I was going to do slanted shelves with the toe kick but after..."
10 Things Decorators Want You to Know About What They Do
They do more than pick pretty colors. Here's what decorators can do for you — and how you can help them
"factor of 1.5 to achieve our goals. We decided to go for it. She did come up with a... almost $1K and got almost nothing. Luckily, I followed my instincts and terminated... decorator for 1 hour after I have my house in what I consider to be perfect condition. I... ..... 1. Find a designer that is willing to work at your own pace. I will work with... over by 1/3. As a client, and an experienced client, I would have appreciated a little..."
5 Savvy Fixes to Help Your Home Sell
Get the maximum return on your spruce-up dollars by putting your money in the areas buyers care most about
"myself as #1 I enjoy painting and have had professionals compliment me on my work and... place: 1) Decluttered a lot to get rid of larger pieces of furniture that wouldn't... selling: 1. Does it get a lot of visits but no further interest or does it get no visits... home for 1 hour and tell us what needed to be changed/updated to maximize our selling... because 1) paint was an easy fix (I had those rooms painted before moving in) and 2)..."
Moroccan Style Stirs Up Exotic Flair
Houzz Interview: Wendy's Shabby Nest
"without a 1/2 bath?? Anyway, I just love her 1/2 bath/ laundry combo and I think that... with the 1,2,3 hooks! Too creative! You have truly inspired me to decorate my own home... home 2 1/2 months ago and I am in desperate need of advice with my kitchen, the kitchen... I had 1/4 of your talent. You're home looks amazing. Thanks for sharing it with us:)..."
Kitchen Backsplashes That Work
"of your 1 x 1 glass pieces.... stagger each row, so that they are not aligned vertically... (except 1) could that be that the white compliments these designs best? I did this... to use 1" square glass tiles that pick up all the colors of the granite in a double... start=1&by-date=false Backsplash suggestions.....would like to add a little color..."
When Your Tastes Clash: How to Design and Decorate as a Couple
Want to keep the peace? Work with both of your styles when remodeling, decorating or building new, for a home that feels right to all
"scale of 1 to 10, where 1 is, 'I'd rather sleep in my car than look at it' and 10 is... long (1 year and the chandelier still isn't purchased) that the wife gave up. She... drama: 1. I can visualise, he can't. So I do a pre-shopping to narrow everything down... scale from 1 to 3. Whichever one of us feels the most strongly about their point of view..."
Kitchen of the Week: Navy and Orange Offer Eclectic Chic in California
Daring color choices mixed with a newly opened layout and an artful backsplash make for personalized luxury in a San Francisco kitchen
"perhaps a 1/4' tempered plain pc. of glass behind the stove. Breaks up all those lines... cost me $1,300.00 +!! I do enjoy all the tips and suggestions from this site and adding... level 1 Corian another 6k; that's still 17.5k before a hammer swing. Just a suggestion... asked: 1) the metal disk on the countertop of the bar area is an outlet (Mockett)... home/#1. I think that the most important thing about this remodel is that the..."
Know Your House: Components of Efficient Walls
"Jack: (1) A man of the common people, a lad, fellow, chap, especially a low-bred or... Almost 1/5 of a cubic foot more of wood. Yes, 2x6's were used to allow for more insulation... coating is 1/2" thick, and EPS will not Mold. Building with 2x6 or wider will cost you... walls. #1 grade is clearer (less knots) and select grade has even fewer knots and is... (cut off 1 ¾”) from the width of a #2 grade 2x10 and make a #2 grade 2x8 from it or..."
Decluttering — Don't Let Fear Hold You Back
"copier to 1/2 size or smaller. I've now got a wall of mini art in small frames - and... books my 1st-grade-teaching aunt sent me at her retirement in 1980. Of course you know... notes.... 1. My brother's house burned down when his daughter was getting ready to apply... luckily only 1 or 2 houses had them. Almost everyone had escaped ONLY with their lives... from the 1st, short-lived, marriage. (Mostly for my son, who my 2nd husband adopted..."
Get the Scoop on Finding the Best Paint for Your Money
"Bullseye 1-2-3 Primer is excellent and worth every penny. Re Behr paint however... use a 1/4 inch nap roller and do your cutting first and let it dry 45 minutes before... least 1/8 shade darker, enough that it left patchy blotches everywhere. I have to... color in 1 coat! The chosen color is light and luminous. Qualifies as a "Best Buy"... reasons! 1- Color Palette 2- Low VOC (we have parrots, no toxic paint fumes) 3 - Semi-gloss..."
Try a Shorter Kitchen Backsplash for Budget-Friendly Style
"phase 1 for a DIY job for someone on a tight budget, like me. Just take care in your... pricy (1-3 sq ft) within it, and take the splash from counter to wall cabinets. The... value day 1, how about ANYTHING but. Nedwod: research epoxy grout Well, here we go again... in our 1,200 sq. ft kitchen. Because of the size, the back splash has given me a... the 3 1/2-inch-high Formica backsplash, which was nothing but a thick paper painted..."
Houzz Tour: Tiny Home Built for Big Adventure
"@katekouros1- lol, to each their own We lived in a 30' travel trailer for 2 1/2 years... the 800-1,000 sq. ft. range. Kudos to Evan & Gabby!! We just built a rustic retreat... brother and 1/2 sister? Am I missing something here? After living in travel trailers for... questions #1 what is the average cost #2 can you take this to a campsite or RV park?..."
Houzz Call: Show Us Your Paint Makeovers
Let your newly repainted house or room do the "How d'ya like me now?" strut right here — it might just be featured in an upcoming ideabook
"shutters; EB48-1 Vintage gray for house; 4009-2 Lincoln Cottage Black for the doors My idea... on day 1. It's a work in progress, but the goal is to make this a happy home. Here... I used 1/8" painters tape to lay out the "grout" lines. Then, using a quart of Brown... year. The 1st photo was as purchased. The second was prior to this summer's project.... was a 1:2 (paint:water) glaze of True Value's Easy Care Black Leather. I applied..."
Modern or Contemporary Architecture? The Interiors Edition
See how one expert distinguishes between two popular camps of interior architecture. Do you agree with his choices?
"categories: 1. Modern(ism) in my understanding was a period, like Art Déco. An architectural... imaginable for 1/4 of that." Not by being barren or cheap, but by being honest. Finally... n to (1) landscape and to (2) interior design, eh? I think there are some clear... ef=sr_1_9?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1362516562&sr=1-9&keywords=julius+shulman Also: I..."