86 whitewashed pine Stories
Knotty and Nice: Highly Textured Wood Has a Modern Revival
"fir or pine, if a wood has a knot, it's hot... knotty-pine-paneled basement during a story meeting and the editors around the table... Knotty pine was considered dated and dowdy — a leftover from the 1950s ranch house... “Knotty pine has never been unpopular in the right context.”... knotty pine look. One issue with knotty pine and cedar when used as flooring is their... light pine - seal it to preserve the light fresh pine look. Good luck! It's really..."
Inside Houzz: New Rustic Style for a Mountain Cabin's Kitchen
A North Carolina couple takes a log cabin kitchen from knotty-pine tear-down to modern-day knockout with rusty tin and reclaimed barnwood
"knotty-pine tear-down to modern-day knockout with rusty tin and reclaimed barnwood... knotty pine cabinetry was left over from the 1970s, the floor was in rough shape,... knotty pine. Very impressed that everything wasn't sprayed white--I can't see where... knotty pine. Maybe it's that you need some visual "weight" on the floor? The gallery... "naughty pine"? We have a home in the Blue Ridge Mountains and I had most of the pine..."
Houzz Tour: Warm Minimalism in the California Wine Country
Mixing yellow pine and lots of sunshine with a simple design, this vineyard getaway is just right for its site
"yellow pine and lots of sunshine with a simple design, this vineyard getaway is just... or 6" pine T and G , for a cabin style house that is left for long periods of time... yellow pine, finished with a whitewash and sealer, makes up the hardwood floor. Simple... yellow pine plywood with an exposed grain covers the walls of the house. Southern... yellow pine plywood runs through the home's bedrooms, giving the upstairs spaces a..."
Adults Allowed: A Poolside Playhouse Makes Room for All
Sprightly but not saccharine, this adaptable backyard structure is equally at home with the grandkids and the grown-ups
"Knotty pine interiors, HardiePlank siding, playful accessories, a front porch and... ducking. Whitewashed walls create a neutral background for fun splashes of color. And... love the whitewashed interior. What a special little haven close to the pool. I can't... someone to whitewash walls? Can any painter do it or is it a special skill? Hi there!... the new whitewash look on the planks. My parents built one of these in their backyard..."
Ceiling Treatments Worth a Look
Add beams, boards and other embellishments to that blank expanse for a room that looks dressed from head to toe
Pick-a-Paint Help: How to Create a Whole-House Color Palette
Don't be daunted. With these strategies, building a cohesive palette for your entire home is less difficult than it seems
20 Wide-Ranging Colors Touted for 2014
Behr takes its turn in the color-forecasting game with 4 paint collections from superbold to sophisticated
Wake Up Your Woodwork With Black
Strike a dramatic note with black window frames, shelves, stairs and more, making features stand out or blend in
My Houzz: Collected and Cozy in New Hampshire
Soft and dreamy neutrals, collected antique furniture and handmade touches warm up a couple's 1970s home
"with it, whitewashing walls and adorning each room with beloved antiques. Her charming... pumpkin pine. Not one mention? Yeesh! we own a 1800 farmhouse in nh, and i'm... it's 1x12 pine. One of the coolest places Ive seen on this site. Those "pheasant... antique pine table anchors the dining room. Vintage cheese boards and cutting boards..."
Budget Decorator: 8 Ways to Make Old Furniture Look Brand New
Learn stripping, staining, painting and reupholstering basics to make bargain-basement furniture worthy of center stage at home
"stripping and whitewashing, oh my! If you want to revamp a well-loved old piece of furniture... e. 4. Whitewashing, liming and pickling. You can achieve a faded, whitewashed look... allow the whitewash to adhere better. Sandpaper and then vacuum the surface or wipe the... grain. The pine dining table shown here was a Craigslist find — it was originally orange..."
Knotty to Nice: Painted Wood Paneling Lightens a Room's Look
Children ran from the scary dark walls in this spare room, but white paint and new flooring put fears and style travesties to rest
"knotty pine paneling in my spare room was not on that list. Wood paneling is fine... White Pine, knotty Pine, Northern pine, Southern pine and so on down the line, sanding... knotty pine. In maine, it is considered blasphemous to paint knotty pine. I painted... knotty pine. What do they know. Thanks for allowing us to vent about knotty pine.... pickled pine. Great job, Christina! Great article! Love the look and feel of painted..."
Discover a Hobbit House Fit for Bilbo Baggins
Part art studio, part guesthouse and all charm, this imaginative Colorado cottage looks like it grew right out of the earth
"Stout pine trusses and a stacked-stone fireplace wrap the 500-square-foot interior... used as whitewash on the hemlock walls. I have a hemlock post and beam home and have... yellow pine salvaged from a Civil War–era munitions factory in Louisiana. The same... are new whitewashed hemlock. Glazed Moroccan tile adorns the walls of the shower, which..."
Glamour Ahead: Get In on the 2013 San Francisco Decorator Showcase
Take an inspiring virtual tour of 20 luxurious spaces in a Georgian mansion that push design and decorating drama to the max
"Monterey pines grow in an elegant living room. This house of wonders isn't your average... Monterey Pines In cement pots in the living room, how do they maintain them? Sorry bit... Monterey pines make a dramatic statement in this otherwise calm and collected space... Monterey pines, planted in cement planters, make the room feel part of the garden just... and a whitewashed floor blur the boundaries between the two surfaces and reflect..."
DIY Spirit Reinvents an Industrial Home
Armed with a detailed plan from a designer, this homeowner rolled up his sleeves and transformed his Edmonton loft space
New Ways to Think About All That Mulch in the Garden
Before you go making a mountain out of a mulch hill, learn the facts about what your plants and soil really want
"you have pine trees, it looks natural and is a pretty good mulch, BUT only pine trees... enormous pine tree in our front yard and they would leave a layer of pine needles on... :) (The pine needles are saved for the blueberry bushes.) ~WOW~ ok no more mulch..tossing... opinions on pine straw as mulch? I've read that it stays in place better. I live in Houston... I've used pine needles for seven years. I love them. They are the best mulch and its..."