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1. Scale. The easiest way to balance weight in a space is to envision a simple scale. Imagine the fulcrum in the middle with two platforms on either side. In this photo the window is the fulcrum and the two pieces of art are on each scale platform. Notice that one piece of art is slightly smaller then
then the other. Also notice the small flower arrangement in the bottom right corner of the window. Adding the flowers tips the scale slightly to the right, giving the smaller artwork more weight and balancing the space. Leave one of those objects out of the photo and the weight will be off balance
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How wide should your porch be? The overall width of a porch varies depending on the scale of the house, the budget and the porch’s intended use. One goal should always be to maintain a clear and open area that helps to frame and highlight
allows simple wooden rocking chairs and potted plants to face the street with just enough room to pass. To make shallower depths work, use smaller-scale furniture and fixtures that allow circulation and work with the architecture.
How wide should your porch be? The overall width of a porch varies depending on the scale of the house, the budget and the porch’s intended use. One goal should always be to maintain a clear and open area that helps to frame and highlight the entrance to the home. This neo-shingle-style house has an
of furniture and materials connects various parts of the space in a different way. There are many good examples of scale in this classic bathroom. There is a nice transition in scale from floor to ceiling, with the small basket weave tiles on the floor, the medium subway tiles for the wainscoting and
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How to choose them. First, consider the scale of the room. Does it call for wide, prominent shades or slender, unobtrusive ones? How many do you need to illuminate your target surface? Choose fixtures
fixtures that will neither overshadow the most subtle elements of the space nor get lost amid the strongest ones. One good rule of thumb: Scale them directly to the surface they'll illuminate (a dining table, for instance). Decide, too, how transparent or opaque you want the pendant shades to be. A clear
Mid Century Modern Kitchen
"Details usually come at a price," says Glen. "In order to afford the visual extras, like a metal strip in the countertop, we scaled back some of the upper cabinets and used open shelving instead." She also installed large base drawers around the perimeter for storage. Browse more Kitchens of the Week
Glen and the family knew they'd have to take into account. They wanted to get that subtle metal strip in the countertop and balanced their budget by scaling back on upper cabinetry, using open shelving instead. See more of this kitchen