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Incorporating Metal Accents into your Design

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Every room should have accents of metal. You can achieve this by using wrought iron hooks, furniture bases, candlesticks or lighting fixtures, mirrors, etc. Metal accents bring an edge to your design and balance the softness of a sofa, bed or chair. It is the final touch and brings along a finality to the project.

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Be in the know, Handrail Safety

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Whether you’re building a new home, renovating an existing one, or planning to sell your house, do you have railings installed in the proper areas of your home? If not, you may want to consider adding some in.

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Metal Accents that Promote Body Movement & Fitness

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Today on the blog we’re dreaming up some fun, unique ways to use metal accents to promote body movement in small spaces. While these concepts are geared towards tiny house living, adaptations can be made to help you achieve similar looks in any size living space. These three specific ideas come from Living Big in a Tiny House. But there are a ton of unique ways to incorporate metal accents for movement in any space!  Ladders that serve for function and fitness Interior or Exterior   Reclaimed materials serve not only as a ladder to the tiny house’s flat roof...

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Painted Metal Furniture

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Metal is an intriguing element to work with in design. It has the ability to create “weight” and works as an anchor when you want to highlight or focus on specific vignette in a room.

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9 Metal Table Leg Styles for Live Edge Furniture

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When live edge furniture became wildly popular again in 2013 (first in the 1940s) so did the metal table base. Strong enough to support the weight of a slab tabletop; metal legs and table bases began popping up everywhere to support a custom “DIY” inspired market.  At first, we witnessed an influx of square stock, simple rectangular bases, and trestles but now, there’s no limit as to what type of base you can see. Here are 9 classic styles that support live edge pieces, dining tables, coffee tables, and end tables. However, when you employ the help of a true...

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