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California Law: License to Practice Interior Design?
A proposed bill that would require a license to practice interior design in California has Houzzers talking. Where do you stand?
"dwellings with wood frame construction no more than two stories high. *Registered interior... dwellings with wood frame construction no more than two stories high." I'm confused by that... dwellings with wood frame construction no more than two stories high." That can't be accurate... purchase furniture, and accessories. Let anyone call themselves a Decorator, it's a... structure. - Furniture or equipment. - An employee of a retail establishment providing..."
Design Lessons From Tiny Homes
"charred wood siding, finding a way to include a sofa, a desk alcove, bookshelves and... scaled furniture cutouts to plan furniture arrangement. And always take a tape measure... double duty furniture... I wish this would come to South Florida. Definitely would love... will get furniture into a room. Most 3BR/1B home plans start at just over 900 sq. ft... bedrooms. Furniture selection is just as important. Smaller, less bulky occasional/accent..."
Happy 75th, Fallingwater
"in the woods while the sounds of the waterfall, soft music and good conversation fill... not find furniture that is too low to the floor even for my short legs and immovable... built furniture for his body; all others may go hang. I went to the Chicago Museum... of his furniture. Since when is it comfortable to sit in a dining chair that has the... horrible at furniture design. The church benches he designed were so low to the floor that..."
Mission Possible: A Designer Decorates a Blank Apartment in 4 Days
Four days and $10,000 take an apartment from bare to all-there. Get the designer's daily play-by-play
"budget for furniture and accessories. Here's how she did it. Houzz at a Glance Who lives... criteria) of furniture and accessories from local stores (Bloomingdale's, Annapolis Lighting... was the furniture/accessories budget. Dona's fee was on top of that. The client was... holly wood frame, decent bedding for comfort and a lamp. Some towels pre- washed... made, furniture is in place. It's nine. Next morning, back to the house. Basic clothing..."
From Queasy Colors to Killer Tables: Your Worst Decorating Mistakes
"yellow. 2. Furniture that wouldn’t fit through doorways. 3. Leaving town while someone... temporary furniture that ends up out-staying its welcome! Made me laugh out loud! We've... new rich wood trim. Surprisingly, it also looks great with paint-ball grenade explosion... flooring and furniture, the saving grace being the paint is rather opaque so it loses alot... to get furniture into rooms when it didn't fit thru. Made me feel very accomplished..."
Decorate With Intention: Love Your Kids and Keep Your Style
Don't resign your home to kiddie characters and endless vinyl. New options let you design for high style and real life
"over the furniture and creating "art" on the walls, windows and anywhere else crayons... health and furniture. You will have leaner children, and cleaner furniture and floors... distressed wood floors and furniture- it is a hot look and just gets better with wear... tailored furniture with durable fabrics and using grown up furniture for the kids rooms... (making the furniture last much longer = less waste, as with the dogs, the upholstery is..."
Houzz Tour: 800-Year-Old Walls, Modern Interiors in Provence
"of the furniture was sourced locally or purchased from BoConcept. Houzz at a Glance... 'poutres' (wood beams). you will lose a bit of the depth of your wood beams but often... choosing furniture as they did helps with cleaning (no fuss, no furniture to push here... given to furniture and layout and that it completely satisfies those who live here.... lines and furniture are contemporary, we worked hard to preserve every tiny bit of "ancient"..."
Houzz Tour: Breathing Easy in the New York Suburbs
Low-chemical furnishings make a family home easy on the nose, while transitional style makes it easy on the eyes
"all the furniture and decor arrived without a hint of scent. If it did, she stored... reclamed wood? I like contrast s: fllor vs white walls modern lines of furniture. Re:... custom furniture. Good job. Now that's what I call banquette perfection! Beautiful... vintage furniture from a consignment shop that out-gassed 50 years ago! I love vintage... vintage furniture I was talking about is not dirty junk that needs to be refinished..."
Decorating With Antiques: Armoires, the Versatile Beauties
Give any room more character and function with an armoire — this queen of antiques is also a storage workhorse
"pieces of furniture: the beloved and marvelous armoire. Not only do armoires provide... in dark wood with carvings. They are so versatile. I have used them over the years... about furniture. :) Great article, Mike. We, too, are big fans of the armoire -... com/rustic-furniture/cabinetry/armoire-2023/ We have a house built in the 1960's and the... begin! The wood on our armoire was really battered, plus someone had stuck stickers and..."
Get the Lead Out: Lead Safety at Home
Keep your family safe by properly testing for and dealing with lead in old painted surfaces, water and soil
"painted furniture and toys, glazed ceramics, crystal and other objects. It’s dangerous... door was wood but was stripped and refinished. My wall paint has always been in excellent... from the wood surfaces. I recommend this as a very safe procedure to follow that eliminates... on the wood. If you have done a project with lead paint have your blood checked for... piece of furniture that's peeling and flaking and sitting in an otherwise 'respectable'..."
23 Ways to Put Your Home in Hipster City
Be one of the cool kids no matter what your age, with these tips for giving your home a creative, colorful or edgy vibe
"have cool furniture that we can now inherit, what can we do to make our homes look cool... Reclaimed wood or stacked stone are both easy to do, so make sure to get it "before it... collars. Our furniture selections are eclectic, mixing antiques, traditional & contemporary... styles of furniture! I never really had a name for our style, I guess "hipster" it is... piece of furniture. In a Nursery project we recently completed, we specified a large..."
Bring in da Funk: How Humble Touches Give a Home Soul
Shake up expectations and stir up interest with pieces that show patina, create contrast or offer a jolt of surprise
"purchased new furniture and new window treatments, and hung my art. But still the place didn’t... of barn wood behind a coat rack hung on a entry wall, an old painted metal container... tailored glam furniture pieces. All these homes are beautiful. I like to go into someone's... outdoor furniture for indoors, so I could pull apart to clean. Now we live in Minneapolis... an old wood grate that I use for a flower pot. My husband doesn't appreciate my finds..."
Make Your Fixer-Upper Fabulous on a Budget
So many makeover projects, so little time and money. Here's where to focus your home improvement efforts for the best results
"and "buy furniture" (and you could easily pour your entire budget into just one room)... and "buy furniture" (and you could easily pour your entire budget into just one room-... unvaluable furniture, it's blotchy. Need advise. Thank you in advance. My biggest piece... purchased the furniture. Some friends of mine bought a house during the summer and planned... became a wood floor are interesting. The placement of the refrigerator made me look..."
8 Qualities of Great Interior Design
We identify some elusive attributes of excellent interiors to get you past "I know it when I see it"
"modern furniture. Regardless of your style, interior design should have a personality... cave, but wood means working fireplace, not stuffed with decor, maybe stacked wood or... crowded with furniture room for 8-10 people or too many seats for less people. Pct#3 - cozy... already have furniture & decor from previous homes that are difficult for me to unite. I'm... LOVE old furniture updated with colors, papers, and mirrors. When I looked at the last..."
Trend Spotting in Milan
Many Italian designs debut during April’s Design Week. Have a look at some in the Brera neighborhood that caught one writer’s eye
"Italian home furniture and accessories year-round, but Design Week had quite a few bonuses... painted wood sculpture above the credenza is pretty cool. I'm not sure why they wood... look like wood maybe for stability and strength. Suave - check out Franke sinks as they... piece of furniture... plus it rolls... plus it has this underneath light that makes... wardrobe furniture was quite impressive. These diagonal shelving units, designed by..."