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How much to tip in every situation, from Uber drivers to your hairstylist

Nothing kills wining and dining than closing out the evening mulling over just what percentage of your bill should go to the waitstaff.<p>That's because figuring out how much to tip, if tipping is required, and who you should tip to is often more complicated than it needs to be.<p>To help simplify the …

Cryptography

40 Things You Should Know About a Home By Age 40

Home repair is learned over time<p>Even if a power outage stops your well pump or the city water supply, you can still flush the toilet. Dump a couple …

Home Improvement

I Want to Outfit My Entire Home in This New Ikea Collaboration

Stampd designer Chris Stamp's Spänst collection launches in May.<p>I am not currently in possession of a perfectly manicured loft with clean concrete surfaces, high ceilings, huge windows, and an expertly curated collection of art and ephemera scattered throughout. But I'd <i>like</i> to be. And while current …

IKEA

Here's why Cole Haan’s innovative dress shoes are more comfortable than most of the sneakers I own

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>The men's 2.ZERØGRAND with Stitchlite™ in the Morel/Rockridge/Riverside Spectator colorway. Cole Haan<p>When it comes to wearing sneakers to …

The Trendy Wall Color We're Predicting Will Overtake Grey This Year

Gray walls have been an interior design staple for several years now, and while there's no denying that many a room has been enhanced by a coat of gray paint, we want to propose an alternative that can function as a neutral like grey does, but packs a much more powerful punch: Shadow 2117 from …

Ori Robotic Furniture

Whether you're looking to use your space more creatively, or just get the most out of your studio apartment, Ori Robotic Furniture is a great …

Furniture

The Remodeling Of America: What Baby Boomers And Seniors Need To Know

As we make the transition from 2016 into 2017 and a new administration takes over the reins of the economy, many new, existing, and soon-to-be retirees are left wondering what to expect and how to position their portfolios. A quick review of last year, yields some interesting information. First, …

Home Improvement

Multifunctional NOOK is modern single bed that adapts to your needs (Video)

We're big fans of adaptable, multifunctional, "transformer" furniture for a good reason. For one thing, having something that can adapt to the needs …

Furniture

Stacked Wood Screens Are Certainly One Way to Cover Your Fireplace

Making one is easier than it looks.<p>Are you someone who would rather just turn on the heat instead of spending time and energy building a fire (or cleaning up the messy remnants the day after)? Then you're going to love this eye-catching DIY.<p>This pin on Pinterest.<p>Using wood logs and black paint, …

Pinterest predictions: The top 10 home and design trends for 2017

Pinterest, the online visual-bookmarking website, has revealed the Pinterest 100, a prediction of 100 design and lifestyle trends that are expected to rock our world in the year ahead.<p>Trends are identified according to their percentage of year-over-year growth in popularity, which is based on the …

Isn’t our #birchboxsoho store dreamy? We agree...

Isn’t our #birchboxsoho store dreamy? We agree with @caitmadden that it’s the greatest store in the world! Come visit us if you’re in NYC! #regram …

Four Tips From Ex-Burglars On How to Protect Your Home and Belongings

Nobody knows what deters burglars more than burglars. Here’s what former thieves recommend you do to safeguard your home from break-ins.<p>Kyle Iboshi, …

Home Ownership

Forget Startups–Just Buy A Small Business From A Retiring Entrepreneur

Droves of baby boomer business owners are starting to retire, and looking to hand off their life’s work. That spells opportunity.<p>Sure, you may want to found the next “Uber for [insert service here],” but that’s not the only entrepreneurial path you can walk. In fact, it may not even be the best …

How to make more money on eBay with the Shyp app

Have you ever set up an Ebay seller account just to be set back at the inconvenience of shipping your items?<p>Packaging, various posting options, …

eCommerce

Nintendo Is Turning the 'Legend of Zelda' Into a Real-Life Experience

A<p>Zelda-themed "escape room" game is coming to eight U.S. cities early next year.<p>Nintendo is turning the Legend of Zelda into an 'escape room' game, and touring it around the country for lucky fans to experience, starting in late January.<p>If you're not familiar with escape room games, they're …

Would You Live in an Apartment That Was Once a School?

New York City's PS51 elementary school was converted into luxury apartments<p>Converted apartments abound in the Big Apple. From the former NYPD headquarters to FDR's old law offices, it seems there are always new places to live that are steeped in history. Now you have the chance to move into a …

Nifemi Marcus-Bello's Tebur table is carried like a suitcase

Nigerian designer Nifemi Marcus-Bello has designed a flat-pack desk that can store its own legs for easy transport.<p>Named after the Hausa word for …

12 Smart Home Gadgets to Keep You Safe and Secure

You consider your home as the most secured place on earth. But the home intrusion statistics say something else. It’s time you need to make your home …

7 incredible open-plan layouts to copy

What's not to love about open-plan homes? They evoke and exude a sense of comfort and liveability. They maximise space, by providing a flow of …

Interior Design

12 Travel Map Apps That Beat Google Maps Whether or Not You Have WiFi

Chunky GPS units are a thing of the past. These days, everyone is finding their way by using their smartphones. Although we’ll be the first to admit that we love the industry standard, Google Maps (especially with the new pit stop function), there are a few things that GM just can’t account for. …

12 things every home should have

These are essentials, classics and key ingredients that make up the foundation of a good home, and if you are just starting out they make a useful checklist for setting up in a new space.<p>Could you add to this list? You sure could, but 12 is a nice even number for the purposes of this post.

Gadget Thirst Trap: the Impossible I-1, a pooping vacuum, and future 'Matrix' sunglasses

Hello, world! Welcome to my first weekly installation of Gadget Thirst Trap, <i>the website edition</i>. Some of you might know that I publish a Snapchat show every Friday under the same name. (Watch it!! Learn how to use Snapchat if you don’t know how yet!!) In it, I show you three gadgets from this past …

Bose's best headphones are even better wireless

When it comes to headphones, it can sometimes be easy to forget about Bose. The company doesn't debut new models as frequently as the competition, choosing instead to focus on quality, comfort and its highly touted noise-canceling tech. Bose's previous noise-canceling model, the QC25, has been …

Dining Room Design Details to Steal from an Incredibly Charming English Restaurant

(Image credit: Lucas Smith )<p>Manchester-based Evelyn's Cafe & Bar is a cozy-looking neighborhood spot for eating and hanging out. Designed by Central …

Tokyo Apartment / Yumiko Miki Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> An oak-edged window providesa framed view ofthe living room within this Tokyo apartment, intended by …

Architecture

Bookshelves Shaped Like Superhero Logos Add a Special Flair to Any Secret Lair

Industrial designer Burak Dogan adds a superhero’s touch to furniture with a series of wall-mounted shelves that pay homage to beloved heroes and heroines. Superman, Captain America, Wonder Woman, and the S.H.I.E.L.D. each have their iconic logos reproduced as eye-catching planks that have plenty …

Industrial Designer

Coffee Roasting Brand Identity by Eskimo

Art Direction, Graphic Design, Branding, and Packaging by studio Eskimo for roasting company Caffè Pagani.<p>The small family business was founded in …

19 Excellent Kids Bedroom Sets: Combining The Color Ideas

Having a great decoration in the bedroom will delight your kids. By the great decoration on it, your kids will be happy every day when they are …

Interior Design