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It's All About Texture: These 10 Materials Will Set Your Kitchen Apart

What direction will the design of the kitchen take in 2017? That's a question we've been asking ourselves for the past few weeks, and today we're …

Starting your own herb garden? Read this handy infographic

<b>If you've ever been a little unsure about which herbs you can grow yourself, or which herbs when mixed together make fantastic combinations, then</b> …

20 color ideas for your dream kitchen

There is a tendency to believe that for functional spaces like bathrooms, utility rooms & kitchens, the associated ware & fittings are sufficient and …

Ikea Kitchen Upgrade: 9 Custom Cabinet Companies for the Ultimate Kitchen Hack

Love the price and functionality of Ikea kitchen components but not the cabinet front choices? An array of new companies is offering custom cabinet …

This May Be the Best Use of 240 Square Feet We've Ever Seen

A lot of tiny houses look a bit like little dollhouses on wheels—peaked roof, petite double-hung windows, a tiny, almost vestigial porch. While these …

Living Rooms

23 gorgeous kitchens to inspire (and distract) you right now

Something for everyone<p>For many households, the kitchen is where all the action is. It’s the heart of the home where everyone comes together to eat, talk, work, relax, and just be in the presence of each other. It’s no surprise then that of the numerous charming homes we’ve toured across the …

5 rad things architects built for their moms

The best kind of payback<p>We know architects can design some pretty awesome homes for themselves, but every so often, they also give back to the people who <i>really</i> gave them their starts: their mothers. Below, take a look at a handful of charming dwellings architects have designed for their moms, from …

12 ways to maximize a small living room

Don’t let square feet hold you back. Here are a few tricks to gain back space in a small living room<p>When space is limited, decorating a small living room can seem like a difficult task. Being one of the central hubs of the home, most want a space that can serve a number of functions, from …

Steal This Look: A Small and Neat Kitchen in Melbourne

Architect Sarah Trotter of Hearth Studio set out to redesign a 1970s kitchen on the garden level of a house in Melbourne, Australia. The compact …

The Penny-Pincher's Guide to Styling Your Kitchen Like a Millionaire

If there's one thing we enjoy more than decorating, it's cooking. Leisurely sipping a glass of wine while concocting a culinary feast (or quick …

Bedroom DIY Ideas That Add Beauty for Less Than $100

If you're feeling like your bedroom is a white box where you store your bed, these low-cost, high-style DIYs are here to rescue your room from design …

Home Decorating

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10-Hour Layover in Iceland? Lucky You

Icelandair is the largestpublic ­company in Iceland—and one of the country’s biggest boosters. The airline has differentiated itself by making the …

101 Places to Buy Furniture & Home Decor Online

Oh, the joys of online home decor shopping. Not only can you find great deals on all kinds of housewares, you can do it all in your pajamas and from …

Home

Bedroom ideas: 10 heavenly beds that are on cloud nine

Parents will attest to this: when you get the right amount of sleep you feel invincible, but if you have a restless night or are woken up constantly …

Interior Design

DIY Energy Generation Projects: 7 Amazing Ideas

The ultimate goal of every respectable prepper is to get off the grid completely and live a free, happy and fulfilling life, enjoying nature and the …

House Z / Closer Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The Villa “Z” was designed on a south sloping plot in a residential part of Prague, Czech Republic. The …

Modern house inspired by forest clearings rises in Tokyo

The architects aimed to create a secluded home without rejecting the surrounding city<p>The Japanese design firm Frontoffice got philosophical when designing this private family home in Tokyo. They likened the project to "<i>a clearing in the midst of a forest"—</i>a home with lots of privacy due to the …

A High-Altitude Cabin, Renovated Farmhouse, and Mobile Prefab Round Out This Week's 10 Best Homes

From modern classics to mountainside abodes, here's what to check out this week.<p>1. An Old Farmhouse Doesn't Go to Waste<p>Atelier Tom Vanhee embraced the old with the new when the studio built a contemporary addition to an existing farmhouse in Belgium. The new structure complements the older brick …

Prefab Homes

How Much Does It Cost to Build a Tiny House?

So you binge-watched "Tiny House Hunters" and "Tiny House, Big Living" until you can't watch any more, and you've decided to go for it: You want to trade down from the average 2,400-square-foot home to a mini version of just 400 square feet or less.<p>There's no doubt, tiny houses are hugely popular …

15 ways to use wood on your walls (so they look fab)

There's no denying that wood is one of nature's most stunning materials and that's exactly why so many of you are looking for fabulous ways to use it …

A small home with a big concept

Japanese architecture has always been about balance and minimalism, foregoing unnecessary flourishes to focus on functionality and harmony with the …

10 easy and low-cost ways to get more space in your home

Don’t feel bad if you feel like you’re fighting an ever-increasing battle against space (or rather the lack thereof) in your home – you are in …

Living Rooms

33 Home Exterior Renovation Ideas Or How Your Home May Look After Remodeling

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Architecture

Landscaping: 14 easy-to-copy DIY ideas for the garden

So, you've got a garden but you want to make some improvements to it? It can be overwhelming and you might not know where to start, but the good news …

Landscaping

NASA’s List Of The Best Air-Filtering Houseplants

Back in the late ‘80s, NASA was looking for ways to detoxify the air in its space stations. So it conducted a study to determine the most effective …

Houseplants

A small but beautiful house that this couple built on a tiny budget

If you’re looking for an attractive yet elegant architecture idea for your modern home, then homify has the perfect design for you. This classic and …

22 inspiring modern British gardens (you can copy)

We love looking at completed garden projects in a bid to get inspired for our own. But isn't it always a shame when you stumble upon something you …

Landscaping