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Design Workshop: Kinetic Architecture
"walls, windows that change aperture based on the amount of light they receive and... door or window situation, but not for my home. These are stunning, absolutely stunning... of the above dwellings with huge open expanses would be a neon flashing sign to our... when a window wall rotates to become a roof. With the window in the fully closed position... of the window mullions, right down to the motor’s being positioned equidistant from..."
10 New Looks for Fireplaces in Older Homes
From updated bricks to modern art on the mantel, these ideas for the fireplace will help your older home feel young at hearth
"very old windows that let out quite a bit of precious heat in the winter. In many... element above the fireplace and the designer complemented the decor with sculptures... recessed windows on both sides that she wants to modernized. This is the first time... pictures with windows similar to hers. Your suggestions have given us another way to solve... except above the mantel. I'm sure the original owners of our old homes could never..."
Color Guide: How to Work With Bright White
There's a reason clean, crisp white is the eternal standard for walls. See how it can take your rooms from pallid to pleasing
"direction your windows face. (Bright white looks better on south-facing walls than on north... have many windows, and very dark wood floors so I think it will come together with my... amount of windows, and the chunky old fashioned wood work will speak for themselves.... quote above, bright white should not be used on the ceiling. If I am painting a room... slight tint above — the bright white really snaps both into focus." Decorator's White..."
Opening Acts: Folding, Sliding and Pivoting Doors
"doors and windows to stay open, fostering luxurious cross breezes. I have a back door... doors and windows. So, when the Nanawall is open, what keeps the bugs (or mice and chipmunks)... comment above, (and adding venomous snakes, scorpions and birds) there can be an incredible... bronze windows here in San Antonio. You may be interested in these door ideabooks-... unconnected windows and doors and would like to open up the space up without going through..."
Danish Style Done Right
Bring the pure, clean look of Danish homes to your own interiors with these styling, palette and furniture ideas
"lamps. Windows are usually left bare. If there are curtains or blinds, they tend to... with the windows closed! So yes, you are right many European houses do have good insulation... first pic above the table are Finnish... The discussion of minimal style reminds me... homes windows and admire the style.... your own windows. Danish modern style began in the 1920s, embracing the principles of... plus bare windows combine with Vitra New Panton Chairs. Color is provided by the muted..."
My Houzz: Open-Plan Living in a Converted Shoe-Factory Condo
"walls of windows, illuminating an interior designed to reflect his international upbringing... placed above the bed. I hate hate HATE the idea of putting a hole in the wall for... mostly the windows. They must make the winter months delightful. A strongly individualistic... mirror above the fireplace in the 1950s. The painting above the mirror, titled "La... faces the windows. The sculpture is a replica of a marble one made by 19th-century artist..."
My Houzz: Eclectic Chic Goes Global in San Francisco
"a bay window. The couple’s eclectic, global-chic style can be seen throughout in... bedroom window too. perfection ♡♡♡ I loved the uncontrived spaces in this home, it... shelf above the artwork behind the sofa, and I love that there's magnets and such... Francisco bay window that Ali loves. Poufs: Urban Outfitters; pendant: Shades of Light; Curtains:... Large windows keep the golden sunlight constantly streaming, filling their bedroom..."
Does Your Home Need an Operating System?
New technologies hope to unify the lawless frontier of home-automation products. Would they work for you?
My Houzz: Austin Haven with Amazing Views
High Design for the Downspout
"walls, windows, doors or roofs. The last is the most obvious point of contact for... builds up above in storms and sends water over the roof/scupper. I'm also wondering if... with the windows, requiring only a slight jog up above. Here is a rain chain that ends... shingles above. Copper is definitely a good choice for this application. The water is... gutter above and one cut into the corrugated metal below. Similar to the previous..."
My Houzz: Raw Aesthetics Rule in a Toronto Family Home
Exposed plywood and beams, rough concrete and unfinished walls give the interiors a unique look — and give the family more time together
"in new windows. But their attention soon shifted gears when their two kids came along... so high above the sofa. Imajerus. We just built a beautiful modern house but ran out... iling windows set the home apart from the traditional Victorian facades that line... picture window as the other floors. Built-ins provide storage for toys. The Alvar Aaalto... artwork above her bed. The recent third-floor addition was prefabricated offsite and..."
Dreamy Clean Kids' Rooms
Banish dirt monsters and dispel those germy nightmares by tackling just one or two of these tasks every day
"open the windows and turn on some high-energy music. Let's get started!... of the above. Found some funky things (sand, half a cheerio, a dried wipe) under the... pictured above, contact a professional for cleaning. 12. Steam, dry-clean and vacuum... Wash windows. I swear by cleaning with a wet sponge, followed by a wipe-down with... wiping window panes with a newspaper and vinegar-water spray. 3. Consider going digital..."
Modern Design Captures Valuable Rain
Instead of letting a precious natural resource trickle away, these architectural features make the most of it
"my back window, I can't help but think that more could be done with the rain rather... two more above ground cisterns with 7,000 gallons. We have enough to carry us all year... the roof above. Remember the house's front door? Bright red, just like the cistern,... elevate above its inherent industrial character. But of course not everybody who wants... wants above-grade cisterns. These below-grade cisterns will be capped by a lawn...."
Houzz Tour: Light Is Right for a Modern German Home
Newly found natural light illuminates photo shoots, kids' playthings and a snuggly attic for a family in Münster
"tiny windows and five types of wallpaper. "It was dark and depressing. We needed... step is above the storage closet and the other half floats. It doesn't over power the... a slim window with forest views and full-height glass doors and windows (not in this... kitchen and windows is deliberate; most of her food photos are taken with natural light... unadorned windows. Nieschlag maintains a greenhouse in the backyard where she grows..."
You Said It: ‘Art Is a Great Way to Begin the Tale’ and More Quotables
"specialty window at a marine supply store. I’m intrigued to see what designers will do... to the above, I quite enjoyed Ricky’s post about living and working in 300sq.ft. There... exterior window, your best bet is to order directly from a marine supplier.” — Erin... Porthole windows are a really playful choice.Full story: Say Ahoy to Porthole Style... make sure window trim suits the architecture to a T.Full story: Design Workshop: 10..."