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Period Homes, Inc.
2009 Southern Accents Showhome
Ideabooks5,368
Questions7
The terms "divan" and "daybed" are often used interchangeably, but "daybed" is the more common term. And sometimes the way you use a piece determines what you call it — for instance, the piece shown here
“interesting sitting area/reminds me of a daybed” — constancciaran
Northern Virginia Painting Professionals
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sarah & bendrix
living room
Ideabooks17,132
Questions10
a sign that engaging and beginning to consider what you could get rid of would be worth it. And there’s going to be tension either way; one is short term but the other could last forever.
taken the necessary steps to protect them from danger.But we also understood that learning to respect other people’s property was critical to their long-term survival and success as humans, as was learning that the world is full of no’s. When a child is running into the street after a ball, it’s no time to
“grouping unrelated pictues in a big block” — Lorna Paterson
Harry Braswell Inc.
6 Reviews
GREEN with Envy: LEED Certified Whole House Renovation
Ideabooks7,848
Questions3
Closets and Built-insLonger-term changes: Adequate storage space is a major selling point, so it could be in your landlord's interest to heed your call for extra closet space or built-in
may be able to work out a compromise in which you pitch in your labor to install a closet organizing system that will stay with the apartment.Shorter-term changes: Look for modular closet systems that can be fitted to your space and removed when the time comes to leave.
“storage and window seat” — gerf
Antique Market
2 Reviews
Oliver Simon Design Loft Project
Ideabooks4,809
Questions3
5. Act like a landlord, because you are one. Just because it’s a short-term rental situation doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be just as careful as a landlord looking for a long-term tenant. Ask for a security deposit, check references and get a signed rental agreement.
“Bannisters” — osnelling
Cary Bernstein Architect
1 Review
Cary Bernstein Architect Eureka Valley Residence
Ideabooks7,741
Questions14
matter that no one would ever use it. And it didn’t matter that the cost of the tub — from building the extra area needed to house it to all of the long-term costs — would put a real dent in the homeowner’s wallet. What mattered was resale and having that tub to make sure the house could be sold.So ask yourself
matter that no-one would ever use it. And it didn’t matter that the cost of the tub – from building the extra area needed to house it to all of the long-term costs – would put a real dent in the homeowner’s wallet. What mattered was resale and having that tub to make sure the house could be sold.So ask yourself
“Bathroom” — drpdaly
Smith & Vansant Architects PC
2 Reviews
Lake House
Ideabooks18,467
Questions14
soap, rinse and dry to prevent long-term damage and mildew growth. The sun can seriously fade wicker, so it's a good idea to cover it if it's going to be outside for more than two to three weeks. Invest in waterproof furniture covers if you're worried about long-term care. The paint on wicker may start
“up north cabin” — kimliautaud
Walter Studio Interior Design
13 Reviews
Fairview Road NE
Ideabooks8,273
Questions12
Part 1: Finding Your Clutter Comfort LevelEach of us has an innate sense of what feels "cluttered," so the first step in coming to terms with your own clutter is determining what your clutter set point is. Some of us would feel right at home in an English country home crammed full of antique furniture
In talking about antique electric lighting, we’ll be using the term “antique” loosely. Remember, practical electric lightbulbs weren’t invented until 1879. So true antique lighting (over 100 years old) often consists
“chandelier” — jlrw
Josephine Design LLC
Josephine Design
Ideabooks24,990
Questions15
LaundryLonger-term changes: If the hookups are there, but there is no washer or dryer (and your landlord won't buy them), consider buying your own. Doing laundry without
in-between option here, so if you have your heart set on laundry, do what you can to have it installed, or search for a rental that already has it.Shorter-term changes: If your place has an outdated washer and dryer, you can clean out the hoses to help them work more efficiently, and perhaps even use appliance
“Backsplash” — maryclarke75
80's oak kitchen needs short term paint facelift / makeover?
We are moving into a 50's bungalow with a dated 80's kitchen reno. Don't need to describe the ugly... will attach the pics: I'm looking for some great...
Is there a "term" for this wood siding?
I would like to tell my builder this is an application I want to install on the exterior of my house. Just a small portion as an "accent wall". In you...
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