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7 Things to Do Before You Move Into a New House
Get life in a new house off to a great start with fresh paint and switch plates, new locks, a deep cleaning — and something on those windows
"matching door hardware, changing hollow core doors to solid doors is a surprisingly... all the windows, replacing torn window screens, filling cracks in garage, fixing some... agree with window coverings at all windows. You can buy inexpensive at Ikea or Walmart... Bare windows - unless the design of the house incorporates open window spaces -... recaulk windows, doors, and where wiring comes into your home. We bought an older..."
Basement of the Week: Surprises Around Every Corner
With a secret door, games galore and walk-out access to the yard, this Prairie-style basement in Minneapolis never fails to entertain
"secret door, games galore and walk-out access to the yard, this Prairie-style basement... wall of windows/doors and the built-in's. Looks like very high end finishes. Secret... concealed door and hidden hallway/wine room concept. It's quirkily cool. I am sure this... Secret door leading to a secret room...great way to hide the mechanical aspects of the... concealed door and hidden hallway. Hey all, I believe the rain chain was already existing..."
Make a Long-Lasting Eucalyptus Holiday Wreath
"front door in the Christmas spirit for weeks... front door or a wall above a fireplace mantel. Tracy Goldman of Sabellico’s Florist... looking for window & door decorating ideas you may like this ideabook- http://www.houzz... bright door, your handmade arrangement would be sure to stand out. Or bring it indoors..."
Charming Window Style Hinges on Hoppers
Hinged on the bottom and opening at the top, hopper windows are a great choice for bathrooms, basements and more
"hopper windows are a great choice for bathrooms, basements and more... hopper window, a sibling of sorts to the awning. Hopper and awning windows are members... awning windows for an upcoming project at our family lake home, I learned of the hopper... casement windows are side hung, awnings and hoppers are top and bottom hinged. The hopper... hopper window in particular is hinged on the bottom and opens inward from the top..."
Let the Sun Shine In
"light, a window wall can do wonders. Window walls are a perfect way to lighten up a... contemporary window walls in my kitchen...(sigh)... Agreed aprilaries! Such a window and... type) doors.... ha! typo- meant an overhead not overheard (garage type) door I love... proof windows! We have a west-facing window wall similar to the first photo, and... type of windows you'd refer to the "glass doors" in the last picture? They are so..."
Keep Your Big Windows — and Save Birds Too
Reduce bird strikes on windows with everything from architectural solutions to a new high-tech glass from Germany
"strikes on windows with everything from architectural solutions to a new high-tech glass... large windows are bad for birds. Deaths of birds striking glass buildings is in the... crash into windows. They see the space as open air. In order for window strikes to be... on my windows. I have hung my bird feeders closer to the windows especially at those... large windows previously were all clear and our current windows have a grid that..."
Renovation Detail: The Kitchen Sink Window
Doing dishes is anything but a chore when a window lets you drift off into the view beyond the kitchen sink
"when a window lets you drift off into the view beyond the kitchen sink... kitchen window. No matter what style kitchen you have, a window above the sink is... hanging window treatments on the kitchen sink window is not even necessary. I plan... is the window above our kitchen sink. I often find myself washing dishes for longer... out the window. Endlessly entertained by chubby birds, bunnies and squirrels, I'm connected..."
6 Ways to Deal With a Bad View Out the Window
You can come out from behind the closed curtains now. These strategies let in the light while blocking the ugly
"living room window,” says Kinnaird. He identifies large, unkempt utility poles and rundown... kitchen windows look straight into our next door neighbor's kitchen windows. In the... apartment windows, you could apply some window tint to the inside of the window. In... school next door doesn't cut it. My large bedroom window looks out to my backyard, but... iding doors) I couldn't really see inside their house from this side window in my..."
Expand Your View with Picture Windows
"pane-free windows make a clear connection between indoors and out... cture windows — large fixed windows typically without glazing bars — are a great... picture windows. Especially appropriate in modernist homes, picture windows can help... *Picture windows can cost less than similarly-sized windows with moving parts *Opportunity... picture windows: *Non-operable windows don't offer ventilation *The large expanse of..."
Is It Curtains for Curtains? Smart Glass Eliminates Window Coverings
Windows can now control light and heat through electricity and high-tech formulations, making blinds and shades optional
"Windows can now control light and heat through electricity and high-tech formulations... Smart windows are made with a special high-tech glass that can quickly change from... other window coverings or a bare window I would always choose the bare window. I... out the window? I love having the windows uncovered for light in the winter (but lose... unadorned window. I could certainly use these smart windows!!! I could really use..."
Contractor Tips: How to Choose and Install Windows
"holds the window glass; a double-hung window is made up of two moveable sashesMull: To... Windows are a major investment. They need to bring the outside in when you want,... replacement windows, and tips on deciding whether to repair or replace. Lingo to know:Sash:... or more windows togetherMuntins: Strips of wood that divide the sash into smaller sections... multiple window types in a room (e.g. French door and double hung windows) make sure..."
Architectural Details: The Porthole Window
"porthole window to shake things up. These windows will add an attention-grabbing circle... accent on a door. This door was custom made as a unique entrance into a basement home theater... large windows and we're happy. Hi there, we have three port hole windows in our apartment... porthole windows - my favorite hotel in New York features oversized porthole windows... porthole window is cut off...I kept looking at it wondering what I was missing...then..."
Architect's Toolbox: Partner a Window With Its View
"match with windows that consider the scenery and the overall feel of a home... Should the window act alone or be organized with other windows? These and other questions... Should the window help create a larger room or should it frame a view? Should the window... of your windows. And how you answer will have a significant impact on the nature of... designing a window and see how each affects the interior of a home...."
8 Wonderfully Creative Window Treatments
If regular curtains and rods feel too off the rack, look to these imaginative alternatives for one-of-a-kind windows
"common window coverings can work for just about any window style or size, unique... designing a window treatment for privacy or purely for decoration, consider one of these... have no window treatments at dining room windows - would love to take down the old... "frame" the windows as side panels only on a big window. Notice there are no treatments... out the windows but I saw a really cool solution in a store window (1st picture) The..."
7 Window Treatments That Can Lower Your Energy Bills
Beautify your windows, keep your home cool and reduce energy use all at once with the right covering
"your windows, keep your home cool and reduce energy use all at once with the right... picture window, homeowners often dress up their windows for beauty rather than function... interior window treatments, the shutters stop the sun before it heats the window's glass... floor windows are open. Heavy curtains are used on those same windows to keep the... on your windows. If warm interior air cannot brush across the cold window surface..."