A bar under the stairs in a basement...or make bookshelves for storing movies and pics
Love the idea of bookcase on one side and bench on the other when you walk in the door. Short wall doesn't block off space. Walk out basement?
Ideas for the house
How to Create the Perfect Gallery Wall. Gallery walls create a neat and streamlined look when you have a bunch of frames that you'd like to hang on the same wall. Instead of hanging them sporadically on a wall, use these guides to create the perfect gallery wall.
After the fabric is wrapped around a board and pinned, it can live on your bookshelves!
Thumbdial Shadow. The “thumbdial” method is reminiscent of the “sundial” but works in reverse. A sundial when correctly oriented can determine the time of day. A thumbdial, when you know the time of day tells you the direction of the sun, thus providing orientation. The secret of the thumbdial is that it reveals the sun’s location by revealing it’s shadow. Begin by standing in an open area and placing the tip of a knife blade on top of your
DIY Desk For Two - I can see this working in a bedroom shared by siblings, in a basement family room, or on a wall between the kitchen/dining room and living room.
The site of the Old Essex Bank was built on at least 6 separate basements that are now joined through their basements. In this building you can see some of the original tunnels that lead in between buildings, a tomb of a runaway slave who died on the Underground Railroad, some ghosts, a trap door, a secret door, a couple tunnel entrances that run under the sidewalk and lots more. You can tour the basement every Thursday at 8PM www.salemtunneltour.com
Gilded Glam A DIY design rule we live by: When in doubt, make it gold. With some spray paint and tape, the pattern possibilites on vases ...
A secret trick to better squash? When the seedlings are up and thinned, it's time to plant hairy vetch between the hills. The vetch prevents erosion and keeps the ground cooler on hot summer days. It also crowds out most weeds in the space between the hills. But its greatest virtue is that, as a legume, it changes the nitrogen in the air into a form that can be taken up by the squash plants, a process known as nitrogen fixation.
Baxton Studio Yang Black - Silver Folding Event Table Tall Height by Baxton Studio. $174.00. The Yang Table is perfect for cocktail parties, events, or spaces that require furniture that is easy to move and store. It features a top that folds from a horizontal to vertical position with a simple lift of a lever for storage against a wall when not in use. This commercial grade furniture has a black-coated wooden top with a powder-coated steel base
food - kitchen - drinks
These Gender Reveal Cupcakes have pink, blue, and white swirled frosting on top that hides the secret colored heart in the center of the cupcake revealing the baby's gender when you bite into it! (Step-by-Step Photo Tutorial)
Natural white river rock on the shower wall. This is a nice detail that, when properly placed, can look great even in a clean and modern
Do this but in fake blood on the basement wall. Be great for a haunted house.
Bookshelves that turn into a secret library? This must be built in my future home! Someday...
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In 1984, Josef Fritzl locked his daughter, Elisabeth, 18, into the secret cellar he had built in the basement. Family was told she had run away. He kept Elisabeth captive for 24 years, during which she would give birth to 7 children, one died at 3 days old. 3 of the children were raised by her parents, Josef claiming Elisabeth had left them on the doorstep. Josef confessed to his crimes when one of the cellar children, age 19, had to be hospitalized. He was found guilty and given a life sentence
Parties for Fabulous People
How to build a bookcase into a doorway to make a room secret. For the Laundry Room door and the Craft Room door in the basement!
Jamie S. Reich
the best staircase for a basement - or anywhere else... kitchen storage in the back stairwell.... I think YES. integrated bookshelves
Secret Garden. This will be mine one day. When I live on Handsart, in the most beautiful house. AKA when I'm rich.
These ideas are from Sister Julie B. Beck former General Relief Society President. They are found on the church website and also on a wall in the Resource Room on the basement floor of the Relief Society building on Temple Square. It is something that I always need to remember as I make my "to do" lists.
February 1961. The kids had just arrived in DC from Palm Beach where they stayed with their nanny, Maude Shaw, while Jackie got the White House Presidential apartment decorated and ready to live. Jackie asked a Secret Service agent to make a snowman on the White House lawn to greet Caroline when she arrived at her new home.
Old Pics, People & Faces
“And when her lips met mine, I knew that I could live to be a hundred and visit every country in the world, but nothing would ever compare
live by the sun. love by the moon will be on my wall when i move out.