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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..."
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..."
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..."
Solve Privacy Problems With Window Film
Let the light in and keep prying eyes out with an inexpensive and decorative window film you can apply yourself
"decorative window film you can apply yourself... consider window films — summer's version of storm windows, in a way. But instead of... keep some window shades open to take advantage of the cheerful light and long days. But... leaks, window films stop passersby from peeking in. Light-filtering films allow... entry door with tall side windows. I eventually realized I didn't want to put curtains... Paper window film on my front door and sidelights for privacy. Some of the reviews..."
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...."
Are Plantation Shutters the Right Choice for Your Windows?
"choices for window treatments is the plantation shutter. They are versatile, less expensive... the only window treatment that can be financed into the purchase of your home. Why... are all windows and a third wall has the door to the bathroom. Shutters were an excellent... bifold door, when closed, will have more inches of wood seen, when the doors are closed... of both windows. I love looking out the windows unobstructed. I am worried if I get..."
19 Dream Window Views
"but the windows in each of these rooms make their drop-dead gorgeous views of nature... table, the door and window tracks fill with it. And there are always spiders - lots of... 'artificial windows' which are basically window-sized high resolution computer/TV screens... those oval windows. Truly unique. When I was a kid I spent hours and hours working on... rooms or windows is because of the cost of building them. It's just harder and more..."
Diamond Muntins Help Windows Look Sharp
As the real deal or a decorative grille, diamond window muntins show attention to detail and add traditional flair
"diamond window muntins show attention to detail and add traditional flair... or a window dons diamond muntins, I take notice. I've especially been in love with... diagonal window muntins and grilles lately. A muntin is a strip of wood or metal that... glass in a window. Diagonal muntins create a diamond grid system of small panes of glass... many new windows are now made of a single glass pane. To create the decorative allure..."
Ribbon Windows: Openness, Privacy and Cool, Modern Design
"horizontal windows celebrate Le Corbusier's break with traditional Architecture... ribbon window, and 5) Free design of the facade. These interrelated design cons... ribbon windows that are an expression of the facade being hung from the structural... horizontal windows were impossible with traditional heavy enclosures, they became emblematic... ribbon windows function, besides as a polemical statement for modern architecture..."
Stunning, Surprising Corner Windows
"ngled Windows Skip the Frame for More Light and Panoramic Views... nally windows are openings in a single wall that frame a view and bring in light... Corner windows are atypical and therefore something special; they create expansive... When a window eschews a corner support or frame the effect is even more dramatic,... corner windows create panoramic views and reinforce the dramatic cantilevers that... corner window in my home would be heaven! Excellent ideak, thanks for sharing it...."
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..."
Skinny Windows: Exclamation Points of Light
"narrows windows punctuate walls with light and well-curated views... "anti-ribbon" windows. Ribbon Windows: Openness, Privacy and Cool Modern Design... ribbon windows, an architect reminded me about their antithesis: narrow and tall openings... ribbon windows or full-height expanses of glass, they have their own advantages: more... operable window. The same can be said about this strategically placed window that exists..."