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Finish Frenzy: End-Grain Wood
"More Ways Wood Can Go Beautifully Against the Grain... end-grain wood? Rather than cutting a plank of wood the length of the trunk, end-grain... end-grain wood is actually cut a a 90 degree angle to the grain. This type of cut results... further. End-grain wood is a gorgeous and eye-catching answer to your search. What is end-grain... of the wood rings and graining. You may have seen this look everyday use, but see..."
Why Mahogany? Amazing Grain, Luminous Color
"interesting grain pattern or ability to hold a stain and polish. In its natural state mahogany... mahogany's grain pattern absorbs and deflects ambient light, making it one of the most... desirable woods in interior design. Take a look at these photos and you'll see why.... kind of wood is your paneling made from? A lot of its value comes form the species... of the wood completely. If you look at the bathroom with the mahogany floor up there..."
Making Magic With Wood Grain
"statement with wood grain, featuring wood oriented so the grain runs parallel to the floor... horizontal wood graining. Alternating the wood grain on a custom headboard. Wood grain... different wood species adds interest to the front of a tall bar between kitchen and dining... types of wood as well as the colors of the stains. The way the fine-grained strips of... pattern with wood grain. Stylishly retro, this makes me want to share a highball with some..."
Houzz Tour: Going Against the Grain in a Missouri Silo
"metal grain bin into a most unusual container for living... floor's wood accent strips recalling the wood segmented ceiling details. Just added... kitchen grain bin Great stair way Way to use grain bin I don't know what the cost... cement huge grain silos into apartments, it is really cool as is this house. Inside they... It is a grain bin, not a silo. The article states that the metal bin has a circumference... ----silos grain storage manure storage---hey don't judge it would be a NEW unit!!!!---that..."
My Houzz: A Backyard Getaway Emerges From a Grain Shed
"store grain, she convinced her husband, Art, to help her transform the space into... acreage with grain bin dollies. We figure the whole thing cost us about $15,000.00. Super... old barn wood to match, but we're getting there! Just collected a bunch of sea glass... 'flowers'! Grain Sheds are notorious for mice. How do you keep them out? Debi, every... every grain shed has a CAT! You must be a city girl. Would love to know where you found..."
Home Staging to Sell: The Latest Techniques That Really Work
Get up to speed on the best ways to appeal to potential buyers through accessories, furniture, colors and more
"latest techniques in staging to sell.... paint wood cabinets thinking it a sales feature. Many buyers want wood, so painting... deep dark wood cabinets (ugh), we have real oak wood floors but a tiny kitchen island... but once wood is painted, it can't be easily undone. Give the buyer more options by... leaving wood unpainted. The house we bought was a short sale, the pictures online had... beautiful wood cabinetry if that's what you love (me!). We just sold our house. We..."
'Shou-Sugi-Ban' Is Setting the Siding World on Fire
"erior wood siding created by a Japanese burning technique is now alighting in the... renders wood nearly maintenance free and makes it resistant to fire, rot and pests... another technique called thermal treated wood. This also renders the wood resistant... with this technique. @hereandnow: After dousing the flame, the wood is brushed to remove... reclaimed wood and charred wood on offer.... http://www.barnwoodnaturals.com/ I wonder..."
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... Barnwood" technique? or even a wood grainning technique can give you the same affect..."
Get the High Style of Ebony Minus the High Price
"prized wood to your rooms with techniques that replicate the look for less... jet-black wood grown in tropical Asia and Africa. Due to its dense nature and scarcity... me dark wood anytime. And the rug in Picture #3, love it. In the US soft maple, birch... but the grain will always show, so it is a compromise when one person wants a solid... see the grain. "One popular way is to take a torn-up steel wool pad and some rusty..."
Raw Appeal: 9 Wonderful Ways With Natural Wood
"with the grain and use minimally finished wood for gorgeous accent walls, artwork and... of the wood. There are many ways to enjoy the colors and textures of raw wood in... such as wood are still very much in vogue, with a move toward leaving timber in as... house Wood wall I love wood. It's one of the things that drew me to the PNW. Don't... and any wood trim, we must breathe life into these sterile spaces with rough wood...."
Natural Beauty: Gorgeous, Unpainted Wood Doors
"love with wood doors, unpainted so you can appreciate their natural wood grain. See what... old wood like w/o varnish = audience at 50yrs old + old wood like w/ varnish =... + old wood like laminated = audience at 30 yrs old + my opinion as an Architect... sliding wood door is made of unstained reclaimed wood, and it's set against a wall paneled... rich dark wood and architectural detail on these wood doors is not something you see..."
Stylish Wood Storage for Contemporary Spaces
Go with a good-looking grain for your home by using wood logs indoors as an architectural or artistic feature
"good-looking grain for your home by using wood logs indoors as an architectural or artistic... cord of wood you ordered to a spidery shed or the edge of the backyard. So long as... as your wood is nice and dry and spider free, take advantage of its forms and textures... depended on wood heat: there is no such thing as "spider free" or "clean" wood. All manner... Fire wood as art! I love an open wood fire but it has its place in rustic country..."
Top Tile Trends From the Coverings 2013 Show — the Wood Look
Get the beauty of wood while waving off potential splinters, rotting and long searches, thanks to eye-fooling ceramic and porcelain tiles
"beauty of wood while waving off potential splinters, rotting and long searches, thanks... limestone and wood. One of the biggest trends is the wood-grain tile look, on show in a big... walnut to wood from a well-weathered fishing boat in France. With reclaimed wood so on... barn wood, and tiles are available in dimensions that wood is typically not. At Coverings... The wood tile trend has been gaining momentum for several years, and now there..."
Get the Look of Wood Cabinets for Less
No need to snub plastic laminate as wood’s inferior cousin. Today’s options are stylish and durable — not to mention money saving
"laminate as wood’s inferior cousin. Today’s options are stylish and durable — not to mention... for than wood. Wood-patterned laminate can emulate exotic materials and graining without... conventional wood cabinetry. “The general public doesn’t have an understanding about the... with the wood grain look. Here is an example of a kitchen we did. The wood grain laminate... not faux wood. Though Arborite has an oversized graphic wood grain pattern in orange..."
Pro Finishing Secret: Aniline Dye for Wood
Deeper and richer than any stain, aniline dye gives wood stunningly deep color and a long-lasting finish
"gives wood stunningly deep color and a long-lasting finish... color to wood without masking its natural beauty. Is it for you? Read on to decide.... of the wood grain showing. My cabinets are in good shape but I guess wood cabinets... dyeing woods that you first bleach out well with wood bleach. Also, materials like... wet the wood with water to raise the grain first, and then sand before the first coat... into the grain of the wood. Aniline dye is more of a penetrating stain that actually..."