Mar , There wasn t a plywood flooring aisle at the lumber yard, and even the clerk at the specialty hardwood store gave us an eye roll when we explained what we were doing With the help of a friend and contractor, the couple took off the existing carpet and pried up the tack strips, revealing a layer of vinyl tile.
Nov , Traditional Exterior by The Outdoor Room, LLC The Outdoor Room, LLC Chartreuse Outside Most chartreuse outdoors comes from the landscape This chartreuse exterior wall looks wonderful with the natural wood, and helps define the space so that it becomes another room rather than just an open
Jul , Traditional shutters Window shutters helped control breezes, shut out storms, and deal with the tropical heat in British Colonial homes Made from local woods, the shutters were either painted or left in their natural wood finish Get this look Many window companies offer shutters in wood and vinyl options
May , I thought it would be a great location for dining al fresco and setting up my laptop in the summer so that I can work outside I searched the internet for French country patio and courtyard ideas and saw that many featured pea gravel floors which the hubby and I thought would be a nice, inexpensive way to
Dec , Decorating French Doors for Christmas Part of decorating our exterior French doors included beautiful pine garland and wreaths And while it s closed for the holidays, you ll want to check out the House of Smiths Designs for some cute cute cute decorative vinyl accents to start the new year You ll
This used to be a screened in porch at one time, hence the outdoor light fixture and faux door where the exterior door used to be This berber Worn Out Vinyl Flooring by Prodigal Pieces Most say wood floors are a no no in the kitchen, but you can certainly use them with precautions taken.
Feb , I m afraid the flooring will show EVERY LAST DUST PARTICLE I have heard it at least times from friends, family and complete strangers Do NOT go too dark or you will be a slave to your floors, and it will show every doggy paw and kid footprint from now until the end of time. So, I need my house to
Aug , The only place you shouldn t install vinyl is outdoors It can warp when exposed to heat Farmhouse Kids by Amy Many vinyl floors have a click and lock system that allows homeowners to put the pieces together like a puzzle and create a floating floor Peel and stick vinyl is also user friendly, and more
For this project, I used Annie Sloan s French Linen Chalk Paint This color is like a blend Her paint is specifically designed for furniture, walls, floors and paintings It is a unique decorative paint that sticks to just about any surface, wood, concrete, metal, matte plastic, earthenware and much more Also, it dries quickly and
Oct , The hardwood floors were refinished beautifully by a local hardwood floor craftsman Not even years Laundry room is just outside the kitchen (washer dryer are included), and the water heater is only about years old Lot size is View of formal dining room with new French doors leading to backyard.
Jan , Add a custom look to your windows by making your own window mullions (window grids) from inexpensive wood trim To attach the grids to the windows, I purchased double sided mounting tape from Ace I placed one piece on the On a few I attached them to the outside horizontal stiles They stick
Nov , Give your joints a break while you re standing at the stove, with these resilient and beautiful materials for kitchen floors Not to be confused with vinyl flooring, linoleum is made from all natural and renewable materials such as linseed oil, pine rosin and powdered cork It s soft underfoot yet quite durable,
Feb , This bedroom from Country Living with lots of white and dark wood is definitely a classic and Traditional look too, along with Cottage style And many of the blogs I follow push me outside of my comfort zone and convince me to try and incorporate some new things I might never have tried in the past