Architectural Details

Is a home with great character on your wish list? If you want to add personality to your home -- or just need advice for how to replace old trimwork -- consider upgrading with architectural details for your next home improvement project. Regardless of your home's style, there's no one way to give it eye-catching character.

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'Cheap Old Houses' Is Now a TV Show—and It Takes You Inside Some Incredible Vintage Gems
The show based on the hugely popular Instagram account premieres this month! Here's how to watch.
You Can Actually Tour These Five Famous Frank Lloyd Wright Homes
Many of the architect's famous houses are still privately owned, but these five impressive designs are open to the public.
How to Change a Wood Panel to Glass
Show off your china and glassware by replacing your cabinet doors with glass panels. This step-by-step tutorial shows you how.
How to Install Decorative Columns
They may look load-bearing, but decorative columns are actually an easy way to add class and style to your home.
This Instagram Account is a Gold Mine for Fixer-Uppers
With shocking renovation potential, the homes on this popular social media account have us channeling our inner Chip and Joanna. We spoke with the owner of Cheap Old Houses to hear how she discovers and saves unbelievable homes with historical charm.

More Architectural Details

How to Make a Wood Plank Ceiling
Give your ceiling a makeover with this simple weekend project. No professional help necessary!
20 Brilliant Uses for Reclaimed Wood
Give castoff lumber new life and new love with inspiring ways to use reclaimed wood.
Staircase Pictures and Inspirational Ideas

Whether a grand spiral staircase or a simple, straight stairway, interior staircases stylishly step up to positively impact how a home feels and functions. Draw inspiration for your staircase from these pictures of detailed and unique staircases.