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145 wood sidewalk Ideabooks
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
"using wood logs indoors as an architectural or artistic feature... 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..."
Style Guide: Bistro Chairs
European sidewalks gave us bistro chairs, but this classic furniture style is seen in homes around the world. Pick a fave from our roundup
"opean sidewalks gave us bistro chairs, but this classic furniture style is seen in... mix of wood and metal ties this dining area together beautifully. This variation... natural wood and in an array of bright colors. It is available with a caned or solid... on the sidewalks of Collioure, France...."
Kitchen of the Week: An Open and Light-Filled Transformation
"great sidewalk cafe feel," says Ogawa. The original kitchen was in the same galley... kitchen (the wood panel visible to the left in this photo). This piece was designed to look... BlancoWood panels for pantry: IKEAFlooring: FlexcoMore:Kitchen of the Week: Creative... gets a sidewalk-cafe style remodel..."
My Houzz: Ecofriendly and Salvaged Style in a Montreal Triplex
Repurposed materials, graywater reuse, and no-VOC paints make for a resourcefully earth-friendly home in Quebec
"original wood framing became the new flooring, while local artisans repurposed the rest... unused wood and furniture. "Everything has a story," says Leroux. Houzz at a Glance... on the wood. Instead, we used wood tools (planar, saw table, all hooked to a powerful... and old wood in open spaces- just a great dwelling. looks great love love love the... g the wood is always a plus! Great home, awesome photography. Very interesting..."
6 Ways to Rethink Your Patio Floor
Figure out the right material for your spring patio makeover with this mini guide to concrete, wood, brick and stone
"sq.ft. wood deck installed. It is thermo-hardened ash, a local wood, which we chose... pieces of wood between the concrete slabs. Over time the wood rotted and was removed... remove the wood, which was partially damaged and a tripping hazard, and to pour concrete... in the wood frames--DIY--and they have held up OK thru harsh Upstate NY winters.... extend the wood-bordered area out to where the cars are parked so we are not slipping..."
19th-Century Gem: The Glessner House Bucks Tradition
"off the sidewalk and out of the snow or rain. Love these buildings that seem attached... beautiful wood in the classrooms. Now that I am older and wiser, I think I would appreciate... near the sidewalk, which serve the partially below-grade basement. Another reason Lewis... exposed wood structure predominate, as shown here in the entrance hall after we’ve... schooled. Wood covers just about every surface in the dining room, such that the closet..."
Ideabook 911: My Exterior Needs an Update
"of the sidewalk. I also would like to use two Italian cypress trees I was just given... beautiful wood planks for accents instead of siding. However, this would be an expensive... of the sidewalk. I can also see them flanking the fireplace, but I kind of hate the... for the sidewalk, I'm not really into the idea of traditional beds along it. I am thinking... wider sidewalk instead. Let it form an interesting and powerful line, and be made..."
Houzz Tour: Mission District Row House
"share the sidewalk with destination restaurants, a bakery and an ice creamery with e... majority of wood framing from the original basement was diverted from the landfill and... ordinary wood dowels into spiral cut, threaded rods. We painted them to highlight their... handmade wood details to this style of home. I can't think of a more perfect housewarming... recycled wood is hardly enough connection and the harsh white walls don't help). I actually..."
AIASF Marin Home Tour: The Portnoy/Danzig Residence
Lose It: How to Get Rid of a Mattress
Updating your bedroom? Here's how to donate, reuse or recycle that mattress — and keep it out of the landfill
"on the sidewalk almost daily. It's one of those things that's impossible to dispose... on the sidewalk or toss it into a dumpster. The problem is that almost all of these... fabric. Wood is typically sold to wood chippers or burnt for fuel. Foam padding (the... goods. Wood frames: Get creative and make something! Or donate the scrap pieces to..."
Houzz Tour: A Fixer-Upper Becomes a Labor of Love
A thrifty spirit and endless vision enable a hardworking Kansas couple to create a charming home on a small budget
"from the sidewalk. He didn't even want to mention the house to me because it looked... and the wood floors, while I'm sure required lots of sweat and effort, vastly enhanced... original wood rather than freshening/lightening with stain. I found a vintage stove... reveal wood beams. "We painted everything fresh white, including the old cabinets... refinished the wood floors underneath."Cabinet hardware: Martha Stewart for The Home Depot;..."
How to Look Good From Any Angle (the Garden Edition)
Does your garden pique interest from one vista but fall flat from another? These tips and case-study landscapes can help
So You're Thinking About Getting a Dog
Prepare yourself for the realities of training, cost and the impact that lovable pooch might have on your house
Decorated Houses Help Save a Detroit Neighborhood
Art's a start for an inner-city community working to stave off urban blight and kindle a renaissance
Give Your Home a Little Bistro Charm