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Design Details: Rustic Beams
"rough-hewn beams seen overhead in homes both rural and distinctly urban. Okay, so adding... adding a beam isn't any kind of "quick fix" or "easy update," but what it lacks in instant... decorative beam with fairly little work even long after the home is built. See what... a few beams do for the rooms below — no sleeping with the horses required.... for the beams! Great spaces I love the beams! i need to purchase rustic beams for my..."
Know Your House: Post and Beam Construction Basics
Learn about this simple, direct and elegant type of wood home construction that allows for generous personal expression
"type of wood home construction that allows for generous personal expression... horizontal beams, all made of wood. It's a directness that can result in visual elegance... post and beam construction has a lot to offer. It's one of my favorite building methods... post and beam construction is just so simple. We just can't get any more direct than... post and beam construction, and how to fashion connections that have meaning to you..."
"piece of wood or steel gives support to a home's architecture... A beam is a long, horizontal structural piece that transfers and supports weight... ated, beams are suprisingly stronger than a solid piece of wood.Browse more beam... The beams of this room have mortise holes where other beams once connected with tenons... and the beam is horizontal. Two steel beams support the transparent roof material of... steel beams, giving them their blackened appearance. Steel girders create this wall..."
Supporting Act: Exposed Wood Trusses in Design
"Beautiful beams, triangular shapes and rhythm of form... exposed wood trusses — those structural members made up of multiple timbers in triangular... incorporating wood trusses need not recall ski chalets or old barns. Even modern/contemporary... exposed wood trusses with clean and simple surfaces, creating modern and contemporary... truss beamed ceiling, and I'm looking for lighting that will highlight the beams..."
Design Elements: Beautiful Reclaimed Wood
"boards and beams add character and a sense of history to interior spaces... reclaimed wood. These boards come from torn-down barns, homes or even factories. If you... beautiful wood behind the drywall or on the attic floor. Here are some stellar examples... reclaimed wood's wonderful texture to floors, walls, cabinets and more.... reclaimed wood. My husband and I made our light fixture out of reclaimed barn wood. I..."
Light Wood vs Dark Wood
"Shades of Wood Can Do for a Space... finish of wood can be a huge one. Aside from the many considerations of the wood itself... with dark wood unless you are creating the Bat Cave. And light wood with light colors... dark with wood can create an entire vibe throughout, and determines what you're able... shades of wood and how they work for their space.... "dark" wood is on the way out- I feel are incorrect. Wood is wood, and will always..."
Box Beam Ceilings
"crowd, box beam ceilings also present a hidden benefit! The hollow beams are great for... are box beam ceilings. To me they just announce quality, stating this builder took... term 'box beam', so used this name in the article. I wonder if it is regional, or just... as box beam ceilings more than coffered? I am now very curious! Janell Interesting... between 'box beam' and 'coffered', and does seem to be influenced by where you live. Called..."
11 Terrific Paint Color Matches for Wood Details
"your wood trim and cabinets with the right shade of wall paint to bring out the... stained wood trim? I generally select neutral colors when I am painting a room with... natural wood details, whether cabinets or stain-grade trim. Greens, grays, whites and... lots of wood beams, wood trim and wood cabinets that are a beige or darker beige color... all the wood trim and wood doors. Would it look bad to have the wood doors and trim..."
Trend Alert: Planked Wood Ceilings
"addition of wood planking. More than just the addition of beams, planked ceilings add visual... addition of wood to your ceiling.... wood beams were used in conjunction with new T&G wood for great ceiling looks. Thank... through the wood, but stop flush with the wood or just below the surface if you are going... ceilings with beams and I'd love to warm it up with planks. All I can find is what Armstrong... Lots of wood and stone in this house for a very solid substantial look. Salvaged wood..."
Design Greener: Using Reclaimed Wood
"reuse wood. These boards and beams have all kinds of character that they worked hard... reclaimed wood. I'm actually living by example this time around - my kitchen counters... take our wood products seriously. A friend just purchased stunning old beams from somebody... heavy wood beams. Reclaimed cedar used to make front entrance gates and side fence... reclaimed wood, and wish more people understood the value of reusing wood rather than..."
My Houzz: A Reclaimed Wood House Rises From the Trees
Shou-sugi-ban siding, thoughtfully repurposed furnishings and a connection to both family and nature shine in this designer's new build
"of the wood from ReStore, a building materials outlet benefiting Habitat for Humanity... com/reclaimed-wood-beam-uses-in-a-remodeling-project-05 Far exceeds FDA sanitary rules and... in the woods' feel but the light bright spaces are refreshing. Elegance Design Thank... and the wood siding treatment is so interesting. top ! I'd feel so free in this house... keep the wood brown? Love, love , love the kitchen!!! Brava, brava I love what you have..."
When to Use Engineered Wood Floors
"engineered wood floor could be your best choice (and no one will know but you)... choose the wood floor right for you. Engineered wood floors and solid wood floors are... plank wood floors, it's time to delve into the world of engineered wood floors.... types of wood floors bring the look of natural wood into a home, they are very different... not all wood floors are equal, and the many species of wood that get made into floors..."
Warm Up to Wood for an Eye-Catching Wall
Give an accent wall appealing warmth and depth with wood, whether you go down-home rustic or upscale chic
"depth with wood, whether you go down-home rustic or upscale chic... back to wood. A wood accent wall is one of those versatile details that looks good... toward warm woods and textures. They also make me want to eat soup every day, but that's... look of wood in every color and shape. The impact is strong, and layers of texture... Construction. Wood is good :) Loving the rustic modern appeal of the wood usage in these..."
Houzz Tour: Patterns and Colors Flirt With Wood in Los Angeles
Rational exuberance reigns in this wood-filled Craftsman, thanks to well-considered shots of color and snazzy graphics
"in this wood-filled Craftsman, thanks to well-considered shots of color and snazzy... and rich wood shine. But the pair thought it could use a little fun. They wanted to... all the wood posed a heavy and dark threat to the interiors, so adding more of it was... interior wood. We will never buy painted wood or all white interior homes, no matter... fruit wood on the first level, and all the wood work on the second level was white..."
3 Wondrously Wood-Loving Modern Structures
"common: wood. Each space derives its character from wood, and in the process the three... result of wooded sites and the decision to build with wood.... aligned with wood. The material choice seems to be derived from the location, something... structural beams instead of the fake ones that are so popular as 'decorative' elements... and X beams. The yoga studio is also beautiful. The plywood in the small studio... want the wood look but can't afford something nicer, how about using the contact paper..."