Hardy in zones 6-11, cast iron plants can be grown as houseplants or outdoors in shady garden areas. They tolerate heat and arid conditions and make a lush backdrop for smaller plants that also love shade.
That gap between your washer and dryer doesn't have to remain a crevasse that claims loose socks and lint. With a slim shelf like this four-tier caster-fitted unit from The Container Store, you can fill the void with purpose — namely detergent, fabric softener and other sundries.
After the sun goes down, the owners can simply flip a switch and watch as brilliant blue LEDs glow against the island. In turn, this feature not only provides a seat for guests, but also creates a show-stopping visual effect.
Gold fixtures and faucets are used throughout this pre-war renovated bathroom to add metallic glam to the space, as well as a touch of history. Marble subway tile creates an elegant backdrop to the entire space.
Rich wood cabinetry pairs with stunning granite countertops to create a sophisticated look in this Mediterranean-style kitchen. A cast stone range hood with a coordinating backsplash completes the classy design.