We are getting ready to build a cape cod home and went threw a builder that takes care of almost everything. The problem is that we wanted a door i...
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I'm in the process of remodeling an old two-story loft-style warehouse with high ceilings, converting the upstairs to an apartment for myself as we...
I'm sketching the preliminary floorplans etc.for a my new home. The next step will be tochoose, and have them done officially by, anarchitect. I th...
I never dreamed that having a new home designed and built would require my wife & me to learn so much about so many aspects of the process. We are...
My 1928-built one-story brick veneer(actual yellow brick)home is in a downtown rapidly-appreciating neighborhood that is about to become listed on ...
I want to remove a wall that I believe may be a load bearing wall. The wall is aprox ten and a half feet across. I want to open it up as wide as po...
I wanted to rip out the ceilings in my master bedroom. I love the look of exposed beam ceilings and would like to create it here. My roof has qui...
I cannot find 1/2" corkboard around here and had to put 2 layers of 1/4" on a wall above my desk. The wall is painted and textured I used 2 sided c...
I am installing concrete countertops, and have planned everything out except a fairly basic component: the concrete I should use. I plan to add co...
I have 3 dogs that we have a room for, and was looking for ideas on what we can do for the room to give it the essence of it being a dog room as yo...
Hi! Can anyone help me out? I'm looking for books on federal/georgian interior design. Paint colors, window treatments, etc. Thanks, Alexa
I'm a small time painter/carpenter. I've been looking for a computer program that would allow me to input the customer's room dimensions and produ...
I am trying to research how to decorate and restore a house built during the civil war. I do not know where to start my research.
HI, my name is Tami and I'm an NYU student studying Psychology. I have learned a bit about decor and design by reading books, watching programs li...
I am working on a whirlpool tube and am trying to get ideas for incorporating an access panel in the front of the tub which has to have 1 step and ...
I'm looking to do some major remodeling on my house, but I'm not sure where to start. Do I look for an architect or will a general contractor be a...
A number of years ago I worked with a guy that was into computers. At this time I was not into computers. He was designing a deck for his house. He...
Hello, I have a fireplace that is made of rock from the floor to the ceiling. I would like to cover the rock w/ a normal wall and mantle and still ...
Hello, I have a fireplace that is made of rock from the floor to the ceiling. I would like to cover the rock w/ a normal wall and mantle and still...
Can a 5" wallpaper border be used under a 3" crown molding and not detract from either? Need opinions, PLEASE! Thanks!