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5 Questions for Houzz Design Stars
"or the windows appear to be in all of the wrong places, something just doesn't seem... questions and see if you can share some advice.... with one window, a shower stall, toilet, and sink, with little room for anything big... furniture and carpet are all the same beige/tan tone. The rooms looks very blah and lifeless... off-center window? "We have purchased a new build and I'd like to put my loveseat under... under the window, but the window is not centered in the room. Any suggestions on how..."
Houzz Tour: Modern California Beach House
Generous windows, mountain views and an open floor plan bring spaciousness to a modest-size, ecofriendly coastal home
"erous windows, mountain views and an open floor plan bring spaciousness to a modest-size... County and is one of the few stretches of usable beach in the area. For Wilson and... modern and ecofriendly home. Eventually, they found the ideal spot — a south-sloping... ridges and the perfect amount of sunlight for solar power. There was only one problem:... Cronin, and their Labrador, Teton Location: Stinson Beach, California Size: 1,400 square..."
Stoke Your Fireplace Design With Decorative Screens and Doors
Keep wayward sparks in while setting your fireplace ablaze with style, with a screen that suits your hearth and home
"functional and aesthetic, fireplace doors and screens keep your fire safely contained... screen or door for an instant and cost-effective makeover. See if any of these beautiful... finishes and materials. If you have an old or slightly used fireplace that could use... cleaner and greener (at least for now), Look at the mid to high end models, you'll... masonry FP, and they don't look like the black steel ones that were in your BFF's Dad's..."
Quick Fix: Correct Squeaky Floors and Sticky Doors
"floors and sticky doors are definitely on that list. They're annoying, but not quite... tearing up and/or replacing the flooring?... attaches the door to the jamb. Find a longer screw — about 2.5 inches — and screw it through... the wall and tightens the door so it won't rub against the jamb anymore. Irritating... have a door that rubs against the top of your doorjamb:Try taking out the screw in... hinge and into the jamb. Keep tightening the screw so that it goes into the framing..."
My Houzz: Major DIY Love Transforms a Neglected Pittsburgh Home
"boarded windows and doors, a water-damaged exterior and a poorly insulated, moldy and... and rotting interior. Bryan, an architect, and Wendy, an attorney, devoted their... countertops and designed every detail. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Bryan and Wendy... Bryan and Wendy Grasso went all in with their 112-year-old Pittsburgh home. Not that... renovate and create a new open floor plan. They laid down tile, poured concrete countertops..."
Tossed and Found
"containers and can also be stacked and used as tables. - Interesting old windows or... whimsy and history. Antique stores, auctions and estate sales are also great places... multi-paneled doors can double as wall art. - Multi-paneled doors can also be topped with... you're out and about, don't be afraid to put a little junk in your trunk- and have fun... elements. And if you're daring enough, sometimes you can even score some great "junk"..."
22 Divine Draperies That Indulge and Delight
"swagged and layered, create drapes that gratify the senses... luxury and opulence. They tend to go floor to ceiling. And they fit the window perfectly... palaces and design icons like Coco Chanel. Oh, yes, these are all custom draperies... Volume and yardage. Even if you use purely decorative panels, which you'll never... of the window to keep the look from feeling scrawny. Notice that there is a lot of... velvet and linen. Polyester, not so much. Beautiful fabrics have a higher price tag..."
AIASF Marin Home Tour: The Hillside House
"dark grey and black of the trim and windows and doors gives the house an elegance familiar... intake and exhaust to supplement the many operable exterior doors and windows, natural... walls and roofs, super insulated doors and windows that are thermally broken by Fleetwood... between old and new, light and dark, soft and hard, rough and smooth are the things that... narrow and steep and access and staging are limited. The site affords views of San..."
Outdoor Lighting to Make Your Home and Landscape Glow
Let your home be a beacon at night with exterior lights for pathways, pools, trees and, of course, the front door
"trees and, of course, the front door... your yard and you can gain extra outdoor rooms all night long. Start with the front... front door to welcome visitors at night, add a few lights to your garden or backyard... minimal and inexpensive as a few solar lights from a home improvement store or can... complex and expensive with designed installations. Whether you choose to spend a lot... within and without in varying degrees of brightness. Subtle patios, glittering fountains..."
Kitchen Storage Solutions Hide and Keep
Rollout drawers, pullout cabinets and slide-in doors are just a few of the options for keeping kitchen items out of sight but close at hand
"cabinets and slide-in doors are just a few of the options for keeping kitchen items... unpiling and unstacking is cumbersome and irritating when you're trying to get things... ingredient. And one element that is globally useful, whether you're a top chef or an ace... needs and habits. In a large kitchen, you don't want to have to run from one end... solutions and more! Like this Appliance Storage Solution, pull the shelf out and up..."
Everyday Items Go Glossy and Glam
"mantel, door, table or ceiling a chic and shiny new look... shiny and chic choice — and with the right prep, a little patience and a free weekend... deep blue and glossy silver are just beautiful! That orange lamp is very similar to... think and the finish will be far better than what you + a spray can / paint brush... painter and he has done a beautiful job of refinishing many items in my home. You can... paint and these photos coupled with this article helped me to determine that a high..."
Houzzers Say: Entryway, Mudroom and Laundry Room Wish List
We take our hats off to your suggestions for staying organized, showing pets some love and stopping dirt at the door
"some love and stopping dirt at the door... features and cool new things she should consider while planning her new home. Today... to back door. I have now & always will have dogs in my life. A back door mudroom will... the back door! sar12, even better with a dog bathing area! ;) We are drawing up plans... outerwear and bags, a spot for shoes below and a special basket for other items overhead... a cozy and private spot to do her business and keeps her from kicking litter all over..."
Guest Picks: Eye-Candy Knobs and Handles
"cabinet or door with rare-looking knobs that beg a closer look... refresh and renew your home, and that’s certainly the case when it comes to changing... decorative and funky knobs and handles available. Here are some of my favorites. — Rachel... knobs and handles. Whether you want to add some glamour or glitz, color or design... nightstands and added these cool knobs from Anthropologie. I used to buy mismatched knobs..."
Learn the Lingo of Drapery Rods and Accessories
Understanding these drapery hardware options is essential to window treatments that hang properly and look polished
"essential to window treatments that hang properly and look polished... for your window treatment is important, but don't overlook how you will be hanging it... sure your window treatments are just as functional as they are beautiful, you have to... jargon and you will be an expert in no time.... The last and final problem is that the windows are 130" long, and I have to use rods... concept room and the windows for the living room and dining room are on the same wall, but..."
Indoor Gardening: Herbs and Succulents
"sunny window for beauty, fragrance and flavor all year... vestibules, and outdoor eating areas, and add a subtle sophistication to any room.... orange and red palette of autumn flowers doesn't suit every interior's style. Pots... looking, and a nice way to bring the outdoors inside. There's even a functional aspect... cooking. And succulents hardly ever need water. These plants work well in kitchens... seeds and experience the satisfaction of sprouting green. GIve a window box like..."