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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... of the wood and the way the panels have been matched creates the sense of one of those... types of wood as well as the colors of the stains. The way the fine-grained strips of..."
Great Design Plant: Iranian Wood Sage
Architecturally spiky yet soft in a breeze, this heat-tolerant plant brings on the butterflies and gives gardens a delicious scent
"Iranian wood sage (Teucrium hircanicum) is among the summer bloomers infusing landscapes... Iranian wood sage is a sun- and heat-loving perennial that is easy on water use and... Iranian wood sage, not because I am originally from Iran, but because of all the reasons... Iranian wood sage, Caucasian GermanderUSDA zones: 6 to 10 (find your zone)Water re... Iranian wood sage in a raised planter design by Piet Oudolf, alongside Sea Holly (Eryngium..."
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
"downsize. Wood, steel and glass combine to create something modern yet beautifully integrated... way the wood was worked into this plan. It was reminiscent of the woods outside and... executed, the wood siding is beautiful, the delicate structure of the glass roof makes me... people! As wood crafters, I thought this was just beautiful. It is much more difficult... simple wood elements over very ornamental ones. Carmel is a town of quaint cottages..."
Dreaming Of: A House in the Woods
"take the woods over the city any day. Most homes in the woods are not about vast fancy... in the wood look lovely, many of these examples prove it. But before you buy, rent... in the wood, be sure to rent one for a vacation. We once rented a beautiful home on... surrounded by woods. We added 6 skylights to bring in the light from above. The house was... int he woods and here in dry west the worry of forest fires. But all that said, we..."
Visit a Victorian Fairy-Tale Retreat in the Woods
"in the woods and thinks "dream house." But Sandra Foster has vision to spare, combined... through the woods all without a toilet! Hats of to you Sandra! Precious! Dreamy! Ultimate... in the wood with a stream nearby and I guess you can hear the birds singing. Lovely... do than measuring and fitting wood or tin in a dormer that small. I can stand up only... acres of woods. People think twice." When asked why everything in the cabin is white..."
Warm Up a White Room with Wood
"paired with wood tones, white can be fresh, crisp, and even infused with a warm glow.... of dark wood in one. @khofatt I'm in love with reclaimed wood too. Here's a similar... to dark wood floors to balance white walls - especially in kitchens. I have old pine... above. Wood is something that will never go out of style. Used wide plank engineered... engineered wood on the floors and love it to death. With a bit of regret, I did not make..."
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... 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... singed wood. Hi Betty, that's funny because one of my favorite sources is in upstate..."
Beyond Wood: Cool Kitchen Cabinets
"Traditional wood cabinetry is neutral, beautiful and versatile – it works with a variety... are dark wood. But I like to look! love the modern/ contemporary kitchen - - black cabinets... European (?) wood cabinet doors These are some awesome cabinets. I am in the process of... combination of wood and stainless steel - the metal keeps it modern while the wood softens... the rich wood floors, the boxy construction works as a room divider, and interestingly..."
On Trend: 7 Wood Designs Turned Inside Out
"of raw wood be their source of inspiration.... use of wood in these pieces. The shelter armchair is amazing! You may want to check... custom wood pieces here http://custm.co/hz/26 I can only imagine the waffle marks... sticks of wood in a brand-new way. Imagine if every chair's insides looked like this... weathered woods and hardware of this piece add so much depth to a room. It has all the..."
Contemporary Cabins in the Woods
"in the woods" was stripped to its essence and necessities (food, shelter, clothing... set in wood walls. The wraparound porch orients itself toward the water beyond the... siding, wood roof structure, and a stone chimney anchoring one end. Note the glass... lots of wood. The last two tie these cabins to Thoreau's Walden Pond abode, but the..."
My Houzz: Cottage Comforts in the Louisiana Woods
"in the woods. An interior designer and the creator of Full Spectrum Paints, Kennon... surrounding woods. Old St. Louis brick flooring is a warm complement to the cool green... bring the woods into the porch, where Kennon and her friends gather year-round.Paint:... surrounding woods. Taking full advantage of the home’s secluded location, Kennon installed..."
Neat Little Project: Make a Basic Wood Stand
See how to make this handy table to hold your book, coffee or plant — then use the skills you learn to build something else later
"school wood shop over 50 years ago ;-) It's wonderfully handy and one of those things... how to measure and cut safely and reliably. Then have someone right there to help... have a measuring tape, a straight edge (a wooden ruler works very well), a pencil... bottle of wood glue, a small box of #17 by 1¼-inch brads, and some sandpaper or a sanding..."
Salvaged Wood Meets Urban Industrial in a Philly Condo
"reclaimed wood...another great article! My daughter and son-in-law have used reclaimed... reclaimed wood has trickled down to the next generation :) I love it when people recycle... reclaimed wood making its way into the cities, and not just left on the farm! This project... reclaimed wood. I think too much can be as bad as too little though. I am just starting... reclaimed wood from 100 year old barns here in the Midwest. I'm thinking of making a..."
Kitchen of the Week: Wood-Loving Luxuriousness in Vancouver
Live edges and organic shapes feature prominently in this spacious, highly customized Canadian kitchen
"all the wood in the world got painted, natural wood would come back! Wow! Quite a kitchen... painting the wood white. Thank you, thank you. All that timber really brings the outside... and the woods. I worry about the natural resources being used up if everyone had an... kitchen. The wood is spectacular! Let us know how CustomMade can help you http://custm... types of wood and flowing shapes that mimic the water outside. "It can very easily take..."
Painted Wood Floors
"removing the wood floors from the bathrooms and putting in cuban tile. They are made by... existing wood floors. Do you think a painted border old do the trick? Very awesome... diamonds. My wood floor was a mess, so this is a wonderful alternative. A word of caution... unique. The wood floor in this home is very worn and presented the perfect opportunity... Painting wood floors with crisp white paint is also a popular choice. Here the result..."