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Simple Pleasures: Savoring the Season of Fire and Light
"keeping the windows bare to let in more light, at least in eastern North America, where... 20 foot windows. Sounds great, right? Not really. By January 15, everyone is horribly... home has window treatments. Each season has a quality of light to enjoy; I love the... and bare windows as seen above, would have to be willing to go yellow or some warm color... keeping the windows unadorned during the day. Bright sunshine helps make vicious cold..."
Houzz Tour: For the Love of a Cat in Philadelphia
Pet-friendly features integrated into a mod, eclectic and colorful home mean everyone in the family is happy
"on the window that the cat 'previously couldn't get up to see out of'; just showed... under the window, and whether any edging was used to "finish" the mouldings around the... of the window? Thanks. Some very interesting ideas here....love the birdcage light... under the window. I've managed to teach my cats to scratch only their cardboard place... under the window. It's a nice, architectural addition that you'd never suspect was built..."
Houzz Tour: An Updated '70s Home Puts Art on Show
"are two windows that bring in natural light. Imagined on its side, it's like something... beautiful windows in The Sea Ranch, CA classic style. I too got a better sense of the... ceiling windows scattered throughout the home really make it unique and add a lot of... brand/type of windows you choose and what type of glass was used? These days, this is quite... ceiling windows and doors without sacrificing the efficiency of your home. We find..."
Dream Spaces: 12 Decks That Rise Above It All
Tucked into upper levels, these inspiring outdoor spaces provide more privacy and relaxation above the fray
"Alternative Windows and Doors located in the SF Bay Area... Whatever you decide...make... ceiling windows, opening onto a large 24'x30'deck. After being there for 2yrs, I'd... bedroom windows. I had folks knocking on my door at 6am, asking to use my bathroom... iling windows and doors are from Sierra Pacific. Although it’s in a suburb, this... soffit. The windows and doors are light commercial storefront versions, in which the bottom..."
More Room Makes an Eichler Even More Livable
Adding a master suite gives a California family 450 square feet more for enjoying all the comforts of home
"front windows, They do not harmonize with the garage windows, and the overall impact... between the windows ... or the garage windows. 3. Either eliminate the glass (?) box forward... glass window, door, or partition wall. From installing glass I can be one to say... clerestory windows in the addition clash with the smaller standard Eichler clerestorys;... garage windows black and the crossbeam black. Nice work inside. This is a very nice..."
15 Farmhouse Kitchens That Made Us Swoon This Month
Raw wood, natural light, shiplap siding — we just couldn’t get enough of these farmhouse-style kitchens uploaded to Houzz in January
"walls, windows,doors, steps,roof, wiring, and plumbing, drywall, floor tile. The building... there's a window over the kitchen sink, a brick floor, the cream and red milk paint or... Lots of windows and natural light that make the space even more warm and inviting... Lots of windows, wood and stone, they wish they were outside, a large pantry, they... quirky windows...my list could go on...but the French Kitchen (#8), La Maison Charrier..."
Houzz Tour: Craning Toward the View in Seattle
"their windows. I have seen this before, where someone tries to site their house well... too many windows looking into the other house, or both. Many people are looking for... out the windows in the one picture that is supposed to be the Olympic Mountain Range... placement of windows. The site is wonderful with beautiful urban views directly ahead.... they're windows had views that looked into my home, I would probably glaze my windows..."
Kitchen of the Week: An Entryway Kitchen Opens Up
More square footage and seamless transitions help a historical pied-à-terre's kitchen blend in beautifully
"as the window sill?(or below window sill height?) (because it was less than "normal"... those windows. I would like to have seen more photos showing how "the spaces have... on the windows being deeper than the counter. Would you kindly state the overall... depth--from windows to wall and from counter edge to wall behind the fridge? The dark... register, the windows could have been replaced (my choice w/out all the cross pieces) vs..."
Try a Shorter Kitchen Backsplash for Budget-Friendly Style
"under the window, I also put a matching sill on the window....the rest of the kitchen... of the windows and the top of the backsplash in the third picture doesn't seem practical... a 5 yr window based on the style and color of the backsplash. Does anyone really think... around the window over the sink and it was awesome. Wish I had a photo. When I remodeled... of the window sill. But when there is that tiny space of wall it just looks like..."
Kitchen of the Week: Orange Splashes Add Personality in Kansas
Bursts of color and a better layout make cookie baking and everything else more fun for a Midwestern family
"thought the window treatment was a remnant from grannies couch but then as the photos... over the window it looks like it's floating I would think a stripe would be better in... on the window, and blue step stool make it look like things were bought at a yard... well--the windows to somewhere appear nice from what I can see. A couple questions:... loving the window treatments seen in these rooms, they are custom. It's really all about..."
Houzz Tour: A Historic House Gets a Feng Shui Adjustment
In a Massachusetts seaside town, a traditional home is redecorated in a playful style and with attention to flow and balance
"face the windows..I loath this trend of having headboard under windows. The walls seem... beneath a window can lead to sleep deprivation - What about the older son's bed??? It's... beneath a window!!! I too loved the bathroom tile colours and fish handles and the notion... against a window! It would be affected by any negative chi energy path arriving through... through the window. Instead, place this desk in a perpendicular position against the window..."
7 Magnificent Oversize Backsplashes
They go up to the ceiling and don’t fall short on making a major impact. Are you ready to hop on the big-backsplash bandwagon?
"around a window, " just isn't done," "will look wierd," "will be too much," "it will... in the window corner so I called him back but he wouldn't come do it! I found another... all the windows that open up the feel of the kitchen. To me any of the others could... meet the window and under-cabinet edge on the opposite wall. You can see the whole project... kitchen window and cabinets are minimal, so the cost difference for materials and time..."
Houzz Tour: The Height of Luxury in a Modern Glass House
Sleek materials, walls of glass and double-height rooms create a glamorous, light-filled home in north London
"karcher window cleaners? They cost about €70 and will clean and dry your windows in... all the windows, reveals, the fireplace, etc. Simply stunning! :D I really love the... clean the windows all the time. The owners of this fabulous house sure have the means... professional window cleaners. It's not that expensive. Nice house, but maybe not right... about window treatments to control sunlight, not have the reflection at night, and..."
Help! What Color Should I Paint My House Exterior?
Real homeowners get real help in choosing paint palettes. Bonus: 3 tips for everyone on picking exterior colors
"paint the window trim to make the window's pop a bit agree about the shutters. What... offset for window frames etc. does this sound ok? Help appreciated! Btw I really like... fit the window when closed. ihenn - the dark trim made the house pop! Great choices... brown. The windows themselves, gutters, downspouts, frames of sliding glass doors are... upper/lower window sash: Springfield Sage 510 E. Terracotta Trim: Tuscany 1208 F. Corbels..."
Houzz Call: Show Us Your Hardworking Garden Shed!
"year old windows and adding salvaged skylights, better salvaged windows and refurbished... through windows which were repurposed from the main house after it was remodeled. The... out. The windows overlook the potager vegetable garden, edged with low boxwood hedges... waste. window found by my wife at garage sale for $20. A work in progress but wonderful... recycled windows, plates, and shingles. The door came from from a local antiques store..."