The type of door you choose depends in part on the size of the opening. Many manufacturers offer a range of options for larger and taller openings. For example, LaCantina’s Aluminum Wood System is a unique design innovation based on the same styling as a traditional wood-clad door and engineered for large openings requiring oversized door panels.
Place the square face up on the table. Put one rectangle face down over the square with the folded edge in the center of the square and the left edges lined up. Put the other rectangle face down over the first with the folded edge in the middle of the square and the right edge lined up with the right edge of the square.
As guests make their way to the table, they’re greeted with a beautiful Parisian-inspired setting, from vintage lace runners to a collection of quirky settings and serveware for a found-objet look. We especially love the eye appeal of the varied heights of the serving trays and décor.
A large, smooth stone serves as the base for this serene fountain in a contemporary courtyard. The water bubbles inconspicuously from the center of the stone and trickles down to the square pool below.
In addition to a mix of different whites and textures, shape and sheen play a crucial role in the success of a white-on-white tablescape. Stylist Camille Styles creates placeholders from jingle bells, cream card stock and nude-toned satin ribbon to introduce new shapes and sheen to this holiday table.
HGTV Fixer Upper hosts Chip and Joanna Gaines renovate a century-old building at the recently opened Magnolia Silos, helping to fulfill one of Joanna's long-standing ambitions — to open and operate an old-fashioned bakery.
When the angle between a branch and the tree trunk is less than 45 degrees, the branch doesn’t have great support on the trunk side. When pruning trees, prune to create scaffolded branches with angles to the trunk between 45 and 60 degrees.
A basic wood cube is cheaper than buying an upholstered or leather ottoman. So Atlanta designer Rachel Greathouse did a quick and easy fix. She covered the top of a cube she bought from a discount home decor store with a piece of sheepskin, which creates a comfy spot for feet to rest. You also can find faux fur at a fabric shop and buy just enough to drape over the top. For even greater savings, you can build your own ottoman out of plywood.
A whistle and pepper spray might sound like good ideas, but they can be hard to grab when you need them. The bSafe app turns your phone into a one-touch alarm that alerts loved ones and shares your location. There’s even a “Fake Call” button so you can abort a bad date less awkwardly.
'The Lady of the Lake’ is a rather rare combination: a repeat-bloomer and a rambling rose. Its slender, flexible stems grow 10 to 12 feet in length, and the blush-pink flowers have a fresh, citrus fragrance. Use it on a pergola, arch, arbor, wall or other structure, or let it form a small tree.