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How to Save a Boring Box of a Room
Whip a ho-hum format and low ceilings into high-design shape with these ideas that offer a big new vision
"and huge windows and amazing ceilings. But in reality most of have a least one boring... blah windows, zero molding, standard closet. But starting out with a boring, boxy... boring window a world of good and add some much-needed drama. Switching out a boring... closet door for a lovely curtain adds texture and color. A curtain behind a bed acts... closet doors, headboards, bookshelves and tabletops. Use repositional, removable and..."
AIASF Marin Home Tour: The Lovell House
"of the windows when it rained. All of the 3 main decks had rotted off so we had doors... steel windows. When we did the major expansion in 1997, we mimicked the shed roof... pivot bay window that works as a trom wall to collect the heat. 5) So many of your... lots of windows to catch the view and keep homes from feeling too closed in, and I..."
Houzz Tour: The Green Gambrel House
"and the windows and roof were leaking energy. Despite these conditions, the original... screen door in some of these Massachusetts towns can be nearly impossible - did you... of the windows, thermally imaged all exterior walls to identify areas of air infiltration... these windows in the summer. I also used recycled materials such as the exposed... of the windows have been replaced with energy efficient ones. A Corbusier chair,..."
How to Get Your Furniture Arrangement Right
"room, windows, doors; their location and all furniture I planned on using in the... picture window, two doors and a large and ugly fireplace...keep the comments coming... and 9' window and satisfy big dog, teen eating in front of TV, my husband who wants... mention - NO WINDOWS.- yes, you heard right! The living area is an enclosed space bordering... entrance door on the other side. Even doing loose rugs on the wooden floors creates..."
Tossed and Found
"g old windows or multi-paneled doors can double as wall art. - Multi-paneled doors... screen door on your pantry. Paint it a bold color to really add some pizazz. - Vintage... to the door! :) Wow, GREAT ideas! All great ideas-----Makes me want to go to more... fantastic old door would make entering any room an extraordinary experience. Purchased at..."
Design Solution: Japanese Shoji Screens
"closet doors, windows and more. If you are a fan of the Asian aesthetic of simplicity... Shoji doors slide to open and many are designed as pocket doors to expand a room... sliding doors. Coordinating panels top these double cross grid doors. Notice how well... shoji window in a sliding barn door adds a touch of Asian to this loft. This tall... sliding doors of the floating buffet, accent chair and accessories. In traditional..."
How to Design a Storybook Cottage
A client’s request: “Build me a house where Disney meets Tudor.” The architect explores the details that make the style
"front door with a round window in it and strap hinges, and a Dutch door into the... painting the door frame and sidelite (windows on the sides of the door) frames white to... from the windows. You'll end up with your shutters, windows, sidelites and door framed... of the window, making it seem larger than the window on the right. If the window... with our windows & doors and we couldn't be more delighted with the results: http://www..."
One Pot, One Big Shot of the Tropics
Give your rooms exotic flair in a single stroke. Tall Kentia palm fits the tropical bill beautifully
"maybe your windows and doors are 8' high. Does the room have windows on 3 walls? Does... French windows (i.e. doors) that open to the terrace and courtyard. Place smaller... of your windows, French doors and other fenestration (sources of daylight) in your... if your windows and doors are the standard 6'-8'' height, then you're limited to nothing... consoles at windows, shielded delicately by lacy gossamer curtains. A Beaux Arts salon..."
Kitchen of the Week: A Cottage-Chic Kitchen on a Budget
See how a designer transformed her vacation cottage kitchen with salvage materials, vintage accents, paint and a couple of splurges
"into the door of this 1940s Oregon kitchen — despite the shag carpeting, horrifying... vinyl windows we could, a window package from Deschutes Windows and Door and it was... type of windows you used for $800 for the entire cottage. How many windows did you... home the window sizes are non standard. The minimum price of a custom window, and this... small window, is about 500 with installation. However, if one has the window opening..."
Houzz Tour: Major Changes Open Up a Seattle Waterfront Home
Taken down to the shell, this Tudor-Craftsman blend now maximizes island views, flow and outdoor connections
"front door at the end of a bridgeway around the side of the house. So Nychay helped... combination of doors and windows that open the inside to the outside. I have never seen that... front door, does it have a the triple window in it, as seen in the second photo?... thru the window incident--- (whole window since replaced) but others---not so much... original windows and doors remain. The fact that the second floor had been previously..."
January Checklist for a Smooth-Running Home
Need help beating the postholiday blues? Launch the new year with some tidying, safety steps and maybe birdseed, too
"through windows,doors, and joints. Having the proper frame and glass with impenetrable... Steel Windows and Doors USA for the leading list of thermally broken glass and h... best doors and windows to give your residence some pizazz. small space ideas Number... thanks.! Windows Spare bedroom built in storage This is the time of year i do major..."
Interesting Industrial Materials: Cor-Ten Steel
"of both windows and doors (be they external or internal). The lovely feature of cor-ten... Steel-Windows-and-Doors If corten is added to the outside of a building, does it... cor-ten windows and doors you need to make sure they have a thermal break - a thermal... corten doors after 6 years and the stone is not stained I am considering using Corten... garage door is made of the same reclaimed wood that covers the walls of the main house..."
My Houzz: Original Drawings Guide a Midcentury Gem's Reinvention
Architect's spec book in hand, a Washington couple lovingly re-creates their midcentury home with handmade furniture and thoughtful details
"clerestory windows, and large cantilevered overhang for passive solar heating and cooling... ceiling windows, slate floor, pocket doors, sliding shelves and doors and open concept... small windows). The door was also good (well, kind of, he quickly discovered how... the room doors that can be seen on image no. 16? And what wood are the windows made... 'screen door'? Like right out of a cartoon... Two people live in the house... nobody..."
Ecofriendly Fire Pits: Casting Backyard Campfires in a New Light
Wood burning may be discouraged — even illegal in places — but that needn't mean forsaking the fire pit. Try one of these alternatives
Design Lessons From a 10-Foot-Wide Row House
How to make a very narrow home open, bright and comfortable? Go vertical, focus on storage, work your materials and embrace modern design
"corners, no windows — these can be devilish little challenges. But architect Richard Loosle... on the windows and doors. Tells me not so good area to live in. But at least they... either door you will lose all the heat from within Washington DC is full of homes... sure the window coverings on the outside of the before a pics are because the house... on the windows? Perhaps someone who lives most of the time in Libya would find it..."