Jul , The flat panel closet doors, honey oak railing, brass door knobs, and floor tile were screaming to be updated, not to mention the old carpet on the steps It s driving me crazy! lol We ve painted our basement, kitchen, office, and my son s room all different colors, and yet when the rooms are done they all
May , They used a garden hoe to make sure the concrete would set with a nice, flat surface Pro Tip Pressure treated lumber is infused with chemical and rated by the amount per cubic foot of wood Code requires a continuous handrail so they added this metal core rail on the right side to meet that need.
Remove inch of wood from each side, creating a in x ? inch rabbet Use a jigsaw to cut a square washer from a piece of ? inch thick plywood Cut the washer to fit snugly into the rabbet cut inside the post Drill two inch diameter holes through the plywood washer for the threaded rods to pass through .
But there s no need to break out the wood lathe to make one You can fashion your own flatsawn balusters with a jigsaw and a router The style is a period perfect choice for Sure, they make it look easybut they also give you everything you need to know to craft your own custom railing Download the cut list to Build a
Jan , The architects replaced the original railings with metal balustrades, stainless steel cable and sleek wood handrails Before Photo Houzz Tour Major Facelift Gives a Beach House This adds interest to the facade and keeps it from feeling flat Contemporary by Dan Nelson, Designs Northwest Architects.
Sep , Slender apartment block by Amin Taha Architects features a timber structure and wicker balconies Together they house three two bedroom flats, two three bedroom flats set over two floors and a studio apartment Basement floor plan click for larger image Barretts Grove by Amin Taha Architects
Grade Driveway Grade the driveway surface flat and smooth to eliminate any peaks or valleys Lay Asphalt Lay the asphalt on the bulk of the driveway with a paving machine Shovel asphalt by hand in the areas next to the brick rowlock to keep from staining or damaging the brick Compact Asphalt Compact the asphalt
Feb , Choosing a custom solution doesn t necessarily rule out the use of standardized components, like the flat bar stock comprising the handrail supports in this I think material decisions should reflect a certain overall design logic all the hardware is metal, or all the walking surfaces are wood something
Nov , Modern Basement by Peter A Sellar Architectural Photographer A solid wood trim board just above the reveal bolsters the strength of this detail the simplest of all flush base approaches is to select a wall material that can double as the baseboard material, like this tongue and groove wood wall.
Sep , I did add some wood putty to a few knots on the stairs and then gave them all a nice sanding with my electric sander Just a note on the stair treads We did have to rip them on the table saw down about an inch or so on the flat side, so that they wouldn t stick out too far when installed, so you have to keep
After we finish our basement remodel and create our master bedroom with our huge walk in dream closet I plan to use the attic closet for projects and inventory for my Etsy shop Ornute I can use it also The contractor created custom wood brackets to attach a round handrail with a flat back for the clothes rail I still need to
Mar , A downtown Knoxville basement goes from low ceilinged cave to welcoming guest retreat The basement staircase is just behind the long wood storage system A new sliding glass door from The BEFORE Pace replaced the staircase s chain link railing as part of the upstairs renovation He designed a
Jan , This adds a modern aesthetic that contrasts the wooden walls above perfectly, particularly given the lovely swooping shape of the handrail leading to the master bedroom The apartment is located in the consolidated urban fabric of the city of Milan, and is on three levels, one mezzanine and a basement.
Already refinished all the wood Now Got rid of ALL the brass in my Condo Light fixtures, Bathroom bar lights, doorknobs, hinges, faucets, bath fixtures, drains, ANY and ALL BRASS Sanded everything then used Spray Paint My New Best Friend !! Rustoleum Painters Touch X Flat Gray Primer Base Coats of Valspar
All the white oak framing members were cut and milled by a local sawyer and then planed and mortised at Houseworks shop outside of Berryville The porch finishes include pvc trimwork, synthetic decking and handrail, and pre painted standing seam roofing, all of which are virtually maintainence free.
May , The water table is pretty high here and the crazy red soil probably has something to do with it too, but basements tend to flood (Maybe So, I kinda figured storm shelters would be a hole in the backyard with a wooden cover that swings shut There s a handrail to help lower yourself down each step
Sep , Not only is the deck exposed to precipitation, but unlike wood siding, the flat surfaces of deck handrails and floors shed water poorly, extending the time for water to penetrate the wood Decks are also subject to abrasive foot traffic which can wear away finishes and tear the surface wood fibers, making it