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5 Things We’d Buy from This Awesome Camping Sale

It’s too often the case that big online sales on outdoor gear occur at the <i>end</i> of a season rather than the beginning. While it’s always a good idea to …

Camping

Sony’s 4K TV Is Super Pretty, Super Thin and Now Super Affordable

Sony makes some of the highest quality and best-designed 4K TVs you can buy. Yes, they’re more expensive than 4K TVs by TCL and Vizio, but you can …

4K Ultra HD

Find A Modern Mailbox That Matches Your Home And Style

Maybe we don’t receive as much physical mail as we used to, with everything being done electronically these days, but that doesn’t really make the …

Furniture

We're Styling Our Homes Like These 10 Awe-Inspiring Bookstores (& You Can, Too)

Earlier this year, we rounded up some of the world’s most beautiful bookstores—the palatial, the tree-filled, the chandelier-lit. There’s something to be said for some of the more understated shops, though, the effortlessly lovely hidden gems and community hubs that are so welcoming, you can sink …

Home Decorating

How To Use Reclaimed Wood Floating Shelves To Prettify Your Home

Reclaimed wood is pretty easy to come by plus you can get it for very cheap or even for free and that makes any DIY project involving this material …

Interior Design

Hardwood vs. engineered flooring? Granite vs. quartz? The answer might surprise you.

We are in love with nature — but also with technology — so which is better when you build or remodel a home? Natural products such as wood or wool? Or a ­man-made substitute, such as laminate or nylon? To answer this question, I consulted dozens of design and DIY websites and checked in with my …

Home Improvement

Stunning home in California wine country opens up to the outdoors

Feldman Architecture‘s beautiful House in Healdsburg embraces the outdoors with large pivoting walls that blur the boundaries between inside and out. …

This custom-built tiny house is big on interior design

Washington-based company Handcrafted Movement is making quite the name for itself with custom-made tiny homes. The company’s latest micro dwelling — …

Interior Design

The Best Flowering Trees for Your Landscape

01 of 10<p>Star Magnolia: Early Bloomer<p>Flowering landscape trees are the crown jewels of the yard. Perhaps no other plants, individually, can have as …

5 cool prefab backyard sheds you can buy right now

Party in the back<p>We’ve already explored how prefab homes can offer a affordable, eco-friendly, stormproof, and down-right sexier alternative to traditional stick-built housing and we’re constantly updating our guide to the 5 best prefabs you can buy right now. But one of the most practical ways to …

Prefab Homes

Minimalist living meets luxury in the Sturgis Tiny Home

Designing small yet sophisticated spaces is quite a challenge – but Cubist Engineering proves it can be done with the Sturgis tiny home. The compact …

Living Rooms

How to Wire a Light

Trying to wire a light in your home can be intimidating. After all, wiring involves electricity, and electricity can be dangerous. However, by taking …

Arduino

The Bold, Trending Material That Could Dethrone White Marble

White has ruled the roost in kitchen design for almost the past decade, both in turns of cabinetry and countertops, but other finishes are finally …

These Modern Bedrooms Will Make You Want to Hibernate All Weekend

When it comes to home décor, the word modern tends to conjure up images of stark, cold spaces that favor aesthetics over comfort. But we've compiled …

Interior Design

50 Incredible Living Rooms to Inspire Your 2018 Makeover

Even if you're working with a tiny space, a well-devised living area sets the tone for the rest of your place. And as there's no shortage of …

A Look Back at the New Gear We Discovered This Week

<i>Good morning, and welcome to the latest edition of This Week in Gear — your single-shot serving of an entire week’s worth of the best new gear pulled</i> …

10 Unexpected Things You Haven't Thought to Frame as Art

(Image credit: Cup of Jo)<p>Creating gallery walls or clustering posters together always packs a punch, but what if you're tired of doing the same-old, …

Scenic tiny house village opens in the Midwest

With units for rent and purchase<p>When it comes to “tiny house hotels,” there are already a number of options around the country—from Getaway cabins in the Northeast to a handful of tiny home villages in Portland, Oregon, to even a couple of Airstream resorts in California. Now, a tiny home …

Sunroom

11 Pro Secrets for Growing the World’s Sweetest, Tastiest Tomatoes

What says summer better than a big, ripe and very juicy tomato? Gardeners have been growing there delicious fruits and enjoying their goodness for a …

I'm a Feng Shui Expert—These Are the Only Colors I Would Paint My Kitchen

The term "feng shui" usually conjures up images of furniture arrangements, but you can apply these ancient Chinese spatial laws to other aspects of …

Home Decorating

The "Always and Never" Guide for Gorgeous Hardwood Floors

Wood floors are beautiful and cozy and add so much personality to our homes. But maintaining them can be confusing. What kind of finish do I have on …

Amazon Key

Amazon Prime makes it easy to order everything from gadgets to paper towels. All those boxes sitting on your doorstep also make easy targets for …

Love shack: how a disused garage became a vital family space

Why use your garage to park a car when it can be a workshop, kids’ hangout space and hobby room all in one?<p>A few years ago, Ina Porras faced a dilemma: with a growing brood, her beloved Georgian bungalow outside Edinburgh was feeling squeezed. But the family didn’t want to leave. Porras and her …

Costa Rica

Airstream debuts new 'European inspired' travel trailer

The iconic ‘silver bullet’ gets a reboot<p>The longest-tenured RV manufacturer in North America—Airstream—just announced a brand-new production model: the 27-foot Globetrotter.<p>Known for their “silver bullet” riveted aluminum travel trailers, Airstream has been firing on all cylinders lately to develop …

RVs

The 11 Best Tiny Houses You Can Buy on Amazon

Did you know that you can buy everything on Amazon? Medical devices, snack foods, designer clothing, books, pet supplies, art, and—you’re never gonna …

How to Survive the Apocalypse

President Trump threatens to “totally destroy North Korea.” Another hurricane lashes out. A second monster earthquake jolts Mexico. Terrorists strike in London. And that’s just this past week or so.<p>Yes, the world is clearly coming to an end. But is there anything you can do to prepare?<p>That is not a …

How-to: make your guest room cozy for your visitors

Having guests stay in the near future? Today, I am sharing how to make your guest room cozy and inviting for anyone who is staying at your home. From organizing tips to adding warm layers, keep scrolling to find out how-to make your guest room ready for friends and family.<p>When you have guests stay, …

POPP's pyramid-structured outdoor ping pong table is suitable for all weathers

<b>the ‘ephemeralist’ is the second product created by ping pong and placemaking company POPP (public outdoor ping pong).</b> meeting a need for a robust …

Steal This Look: A Rustic Farmhouse Living Room in Upstate New York

Today we take a look inside the parlor of Taavo Somer’s renovated 19th-century farmhouse in upstate New York. Somer, founder of Freemans restaurant, …

Living Rooms

How to design your home for less stressful mornings

A beautiful home is one thing but a stunning space that also functions to perfection and promotes productivity is surely the holy grail.<p>Well, we've …