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Houzz Tour: Wood and Wonder in a Modern Carmel Residence
Gracefully aligned with its ocean views, this Asian-influenced home for a retired California couple has a deep relationship with nature
"This is a wonderful house! It's so finely executed, the wood siding is beautiful, the... I do wonder if they access to the beach or is it just water view. My crazy busy... views are wonderful. Just beautiful! gorgeous in its use of wood and the beautiful detailing... treat. Wonderful connection to location, purpose for client and materials used. Absolutely... beautiful. A wonderfully warm and imaginatively built contemporary. Not ghostly at all..."
Linoleum, the All-Purpose Flooring Wonder
Dashing in a rainbow of colors, able to be cleaned with ease and courteous to budgets everywhere, linoleum is a super choice for floors
"have a wonderful and inexpensive floor.... and I'm wondering if we could use linoleum in that area. It's dry - the drain is 'just... What wonderful designs. There are some laminates that look like hardwood floors... in all, wonderful to clean, walk on, etc. That's why I'm back looking at these sites--Want... but the wonderful thing about lino is that, since the color goes all the way through... I was wondering if something I read many years ago about lino was correct, that it..."
6 Ways to Put Some Wonder on Your Walls
Show off wild, unusual treasures or collections with these tips from a seasoned stylist who appreciates individual personality
"book, Wonder Walls (October 2012), the stylist, flea market fiend and author of the... wall in Wonder Walls that will speak to you. See how you can show off your style by... "layered" or "wonder wall" spaces. However, as they are meant to be deeply personal and... this. I wonder how many started shaking at their computer screen as soon as they saw..."
Room of the Day: A Laundry So Cheery, Wash Day Is Wonderful
Pretty paint and playful touches banish chore-day blahs in a laundry room designed for a magazine’s Idea House
"be as wonderful as the rest of their house?” Photography by Tria Giovan for Southern... backyard. I wonder if it is connected to the rest of the house (bedroom wing?) on the... found. I wonder if there are provisions for sorting (hopefully not on the floor) and... color, wonderful design! Sigh..... Ewe3 - we used Sherwin Williams (flat paint) through... doorway. Wonderful inspiration. Can't wait until we can enclose our porch like this..."
Cork Flooring 101: Warm Up to a Natural Wonder
Comfortable, sustainable and easy on the eye, cork has a lot going for it. Use our guide to get familiar with this natural flooring material
"darling. Wondering whether to jump on the bandwagon? Read on for more about the pros... Cork is a wonderful product and the click together planks are easy to install. This home... now, and wondering whether I should just use the underlying concrete as flooring. We... have to wonder if it's because quality is so variable. It's too bad because I'd have... Just wondering if there is anyone out there who has laid these and what do you think..."
Meet a Lawn Alternative That Works Wonders
Carex can replace turfgrass in any spot, is low maintenance and adjusts easily. Add its good looks and you’ve got a ground cover winner
"sedge is a wonderful alternative for almost any location. From a dry slope to shade... has been wonderfully drought tolerant in my garden. Now that it's established, I don't... them. Wonderful Ideabook - great to see this. I like sedge here and there in the... sedge) is a wonderful, low growing carex that does well in dry part shade to shady areas..."
10 Small Structures That Whisper of Wonder
"can be wonderful laboratories to explore design ideas without budget worries? My... small wonders would make for a terrific day.... small wonder can also be a full-size home, something that doesn't ramble on and use... small wonder is set down from the ridge and covered with a green roof, you won't... small wonder doesn't have to be out in the woods and away from it all. Some of the..."
8 Wonderful Ways to Splurge With Silk
Treasured for its luster and elegance, this fabric far outshines its imitators in all kinds of uses around the home
The Wonder of it all...ideas for kids
"are some wonderful ideas out there to inspire you to make extra room for the little... can see wonderful shelves above each bed for each one of their personal belongings... bed is a wonderful way to spend a lazy, breezy summertime afternoon! The fabric banner..."
Wool: A Wonderful Gift from Nature
"this wonderful material goes well with almost any style. Read ahead for ideas on... for a wonderfully cushy bathmat and is actually quite fitting for use in a bathroom..."
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Architectural Wonders: Postcards From Singapore
Today's masters — Safdie, Libeskind, Koolhaas and more — have put their fantastically modern mark on this flourishing city
"world. A wonderfully wonderous world at that. Thanks for the tour! Thanks for these... for this wonderful article which updates me on this lovely city. It is definitely the... like a wonderful trip flick! I might suggest a cable car ride to Sentosa Island where... buildings! I wonder, though where the name Keppel (Keppel Lands) comes from? Central Queensland... Islands -- I wonder whether there is any connection between the names? Judy, Don't forget..."
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
"beads. wondering how it is to have no window treatments at dining room windows - would... Bivbiv - so wonderfully creative! Thank you so much! I'm a semi-retired designer, but... with some wonderful people. For one thing, I never give myself a deadline. I'm sure... what a wonderful view out your windows and such terrific furnishings! Thanks for... but I'm wondering if there are any special considerations for mounting them? Currently..."
11 Wonderful Ways to Use Wool Around the Home
"for a wonderful blanket. I'm a handspinner of various fibers types I can tell you... list on wonderful wool. Hooked rugs today, made from 100% wool, can range from the... many wonderful rughookers around making stunning pieces appropriate for any decor... can find wonderful wool blankets (as well as clothing) at www.pendleton-usa.com and... and a wonderful product to knit or crochet with. Upholstery. Wool is a great choice..."