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Houzz Tour: From 1800s Church to Country Residence
... with a stint as a sheep-shearing shed. Now the new owner is making his own mark — and having a little fun with the design
"floor (and shape of the windows), but I don't like the modern look. I am not happy with... arched windows and door have been preserved. The interior was an empty slate, giving... stone and windows. Lovely, comfortable and bright! A sensitive restoration, pays homage... door and windows bridge the difference between the different styles of the interior... of the window, and moving the kitchen forward to align the cabinets with the stair..."
How to Fix a Mirror-Above-the-Mantel Dilemma
Got an unmovable mirror over your fireplace? Use trim to turn it into a feature that will turn heads
"suggestion on shape and placement. The left side of the picture is all windows. What does... octagon shape? It is also heavily glued in my half bath specialkate099 - A permanent... octagonal shape mirror would be a fun challenge for me! I would create a square frame... size and shape depending on your style. Paint it all white, including the wall which... source/window at right angle to mantle). I don't know how to affix such a large mirror..."
Design Dilemma: Difficult Corner Fireplace
"Make a u- shaped seating area around the fireplace by placing an L-shaped sectional... couch an l shape to fit the corner, however this is assuming you have a wall opposite... them like windows and forget outdoor access. It will expand the "footprint" for furniture... the U-shape. I like to use an ottoman as an alternate to a coffee table as it can... between the windows and the entry hall and the second on the wall opposite the fireplace..."
3 Steps to Choosing Kitchen Finishes Wisely
Lost your way in the field of options for countertop and cabinet finishes? This advice will put your kitchen renovation back on track
"excellent shape. They are a nice light oak color. In my condo the Kitchen, dining area... in good shape and it makes no sense to dispose of them ...food for thought....one wise... typical, L-shaped cabinets in Oak finish. I have had White appliances in the last two... etching the shape of whatever it was - for instance a tomato juice bottle that leaked,... bought my window treatments from http://blindsofcoloradosprings.com/ and it made all..."
Houzz Tour: A Happy-Trails Home on a California Field
Horse-loving homeowners look to barns and equestrian references for their light and bright new build
"steel-framed windows and doors are a great contemporary yet barn-like feel. They also allow... those windows. Such a lovely home and a sweet idea behind it all. Where did you purchase... love the windows... They really open up the house... Beautiful architectural details... impression of windows that have been boarded over - neatly and tidily, but still, boarded... glamorous "L" shape. Many houses in Alys beach are close to 40ft and are a great inspiration..."
Houzz Tour: Finding the Essential in a Compact Guesthouse
Waiting out the economic downturn, a Wyoming couple takes up the challenge of living small — with beautiful results
"expanse of windows for that beautiful view. To me, this is so relaxing, to be surrounded... large windows appear much more spacious. And what a view they have! I love that... that the windows are just as high as the doors. Too often you see a terrible mishmash... wrap-around windows which make the room appear very spacious. Great job! And I'd love to... the huge windows! Great job! Clean details Do the owners miss having a dining area..."
An Old Florida Bungalow Gets Brand-New Polish
Childhood memories and neighborhood nostalgia live on, as a bungalow on the Gulf Coast gets a gentle update for a new generation
"bedrooms with windows on three sides, sometimes described as being shaped like an airplane... good) windows only if I change fewer than 25% of the windows per year. Who would have... but the windows on two sides of the room are graduated in size and the middle bank... bank of windows are all the same size. The original architect of the house, George A... aluminum windows on my Florida house, but the regulations are so strict -- the new windows..."
Tell a Story With Design for a More Meaningful Home
"kitchen window and when that window is open and the plant is in bloom I am enjoying... large windows and every room in our old house has great big windows to take advantage... glass windows. More than any other feature that is what I enjoy most because you... outside the window of the master bedroom that also gives us wonderful perfumed breezes... in each window of the house and I hope many years from now they are still giving a..."
10 Top-Notch Architectural Details, 1 Lake House
From shed dormers to string lighting, this summer home in Vermont incorporates a bevy of classically beautiful features all in one place
"casement windows that mimic sash windows, they would look great in my house. Any info... those windows in the kitchen, the screened in porch looking out over the water.... casement windows that looked like they were double hungs .. neat! Love awning windows;... have the windows open at all! I like everything about this house! What a great design... transom windows! What a wonderful location to call your home. The views are priceless..."
12 Easy Decorating Ideas Inspired by Nature
"glass window. I have a small odd shaped small window in my bath where I'm going... vases. The window could be hung in front of windows or on walls in a "stained glass" window... an old window at a resale store and do #4 very easily. "Beach glass" can be found... window design. As an avid hiker and lover of the outdoors, I love incorporating... into a window, but doesn't that resin turn dark over time? I knew about Eagle feathers..."
Can You Live a Full Life in 220 Square Feet?
"equal. Windows are also everything. One room with a huge window plays twice as big... and new window treatments. Any tips from the people living in small spaces are very... smaller windows. I also think that a square room feels more spacious than a narrow... huge window (6x6) looking into treetops, very high ceilings, square room - no separate... sheer window panels, purchased a white small crystal chandelier to hang over the..."
Budget Decorator: Shop Your Home for a New Look
"green window trim. I changed the window trim to flat surrounding trim with squared... stairwell window. Buy a hutch on which the top can be lifted off (and the top of the... for the window in a color that leads one to see beyond the white fittings and the green... large windows that the piece sits beneath; large drawers on both sides accommodate... timber shape key that opens to reveal signatures of all the guests at her party and..."
5 Tips to Wake Up Faster and More Happily
Shine when you rise even if you're not a morning person, with these strategies to banish the brain fuzz
"open the window shades, something's got to get me going. Although I wouldn't say no... day will shape up, and a good email gets me springing out of bed faster than my body... ceiling windows on the 14th floor of a building smack-dab in the middle of downtown... think windows are the best way help regulate your body (and make sure to dim your... getting new window treatments, because the sun comes into my bedroom at 7am and gets stronger..."
True Confessions of a House Stalker
Letting go when a new owner dares to change a beloved house's look can be downright difficult. Has this ever happened to you?
"large windows looking out at the lake behind the houses. Our home had beautiful pine... gingerbread windows. He said he hadn't known when they closed the door and walked away... gingerbread windows to modernize it. It was neat and tidy and nothing like the place he'd... front windows (the house had central air), and unkempt landscaping. The roses were... in the windows explored the backyard. The kids did not want to leave, they loved..."
How to Keep Your White Kitchen White
"on the window! Thank you Becky! While de-skunking my dog with a mixture of hydrogen... undressed windows. I think it depends on paint quality - I believe mine is an auto body... hasn't! Window film, professionally applied, prevents yellowing of cabinets from sunlight... have no windows in the kitchen. But now that I know this will keep my white cabinets... with no windows. maybe you can reconsider this design @Becky Dietrich-First of all..."