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How to Maximize Space in a Small Bedroom

Small doesn’t have to mean cluttered.<p>How do you design a small bedroom to take it from cramped and crowded to quaint and cozy? The interior design …

HGTV star Jonathan Scott on the dos and don'ts of bedroom décor

"Property Brothers" star Jonathan Scott claims to have “the most comfortable bedroom in the world,” and we’re inclined to believe him.<p>A good night’s sleep is very important to the HGTV personality — so much so that he recently helped design his very own special-edition mattress for Stearns and …

Home Decorating

The Verdict Is In: This Is the #1 Thing Guests Notice in Your Home

What is the first thing you do when getting your house ready for guests? Think of it as a hypothetical scenario—your co-worker has decided to drop by …

Watch Kristen Bell bring her sister to tears with a basement makeover

Kristen Bell is a strong contender for “Sister of the Year.”<p>The star of NBC’s "The Good Place" recently surprised her older sister Sara with a complete basement remodel, and all the happy feels and tears are documented in the latest episode of Houzz’s makeover video series “My Houzz.”<p>“The idea of …

Kristen Bell

Don't Fall Victim to These 7 Common Furniture-Buying Fails

We've all been there: You've just moved into a new place, and you want to make it look fresh and fabulous, like, <i>yesterday</i>.<p>You've thumbed through all …

Home Decorating

IKEA’s 2017 Stockholm Collection Is Pure Scandi-Fabulous

It’s no April Fools’ prank! On April 1, the long-awaited IKEA Stockholm collection hits stores and online, and fans will find lots to love in the 47-piece collection. As we saw with their recent holiday line, there’s an emphasis on all things simple and natural. This time, the collection features …

IKEA
Kitchens

Best Refrigerators by Style: Modern, Vintage & Industrial Kitchens

Shopping for a fridge can be overwhelming - it's such a big ticket item. It's not something you replace often and it's such a huge part of your every …

Kitchens

Ellen's Furniture Collection Is As Likable As Ellen Herself

(Image credit: Thomasville)<p>Funny lady Ellen DeGeneres wants you to pull up a seat—preferably one of hers. The comedian's lifestyle brand just debuted …

Dining Rooms

10 Stylish Ways to Decorate with Subway Tile

Modern lines<p>In a room featuring a neutral palette, a white subway tile wall can keep with the color scheme while adding some dimension to the space. …

Simple Organizing Ideas to Steal from These 7 Real Homes

It's easy to spend an entire day clicking through photos of gorgeous houses and apartments and finding decor inspiration, but what about when it …

Storage Ideas

3 Questions to Ask Before You Buy a Sectional

Sectionals are the MVPs of the furniture game: They're a lazy lounge area or a stylish party spot depending on what you need at that minute. But …

Sofa

West Elm’s New Spring Collection Is All About That Small-Space Living

Turns out, you’re not the only one using the new year as an excuse to try out a new look: Thanks to their new Creative Director Vanessa Holden, West Elm is bringing in a fresh vision by redefining “modern” style and featuring items that are functional, beautiful AND fit for small-space living. West …

Home Decorating

19 Cozy, Chunky Couches For Anyone Who's Sick Of Mid-Century Modern

If you’re a millennial or simply a fan of “Mad Men,” the odds that you own a mid-century modern style sofa are high.<p>You may even own a Peggy, the popular mid-century number West Elm recently pulled from its website after a piece titled “Why Does This One Couch From West Elm Suck So Much?” was …

Furniture

Pick the Perfect Paint Sheen for Every Room

There's a lot more to choosing an interior paint than picking a color. Not only do you have to consider the hues of the furniture and flooring; the …

Romantic Bedroom Decorating Ideas

If you've been watching closely, this isn't the first time I've written about romantic bedrooms. But this time, the focus isn't so much on spaces …

Interior Design

Cool Ideas To Completely Transform Any Small Bathroom

Is your bathroom so small you could take a dump and a shower at the same time? We feel you, but it’s not all doom and cramped gloom when it comes to …

Bathrooms

10 Ways to Solve Storage Problems in Small Spaces

Downsizing your life in order to live small sometimes requires creative ninja moves to find adequate storage.<p>Having spaces to stow away belongings in underutilized areas is critical to maintaining one's sanity in cramped quarters. Luckily, there are plenty of clever furnishings that do double duty …

Small Spaces

9 Chic Design Solutions for Tiny Living Rooms

Trust us, you can make a small space work.<p>You've finally scored the apartment or home of your dreams, but there's just one <i>tiny</i> caveat: It's a touch …

Ikea's New Stockholm Collection: Sneak Peek

ICYMI: Ikea is no longer just for college dorm rooms. The Swedish retailer has been bringing the furniture fire for a while now, but its recent collections have been <i>so</i> good we can...

9 Unique dining rooms that you'll find tasty

It sometimes feels as though separate dining rooms are a thing of the past, with so many people seeking to combine their eating and cooking spaces …

11 Beautiful And Actually Doable Ways To Display Your Books

Your books deserve it, don't you think?

How the Color of Your Room Affects Your Mood

It's time to rethink rethink red in the bedroom.<p>Why do we choose certain colors to decorate our home — is it based on our personal tastes or the color trends for that season? Or is the color of our walls, furniture and soft furnishings more closely aligned to the psychological impact and the …

2017 Is the Year You're Going to Want to Replace Your Floor

Here are the best choices in terms of creativity and style.<p>Nearly a quarter of homeowners are upping their budget this year for at least one area of their property – and flooring is leading the way.<p>Home improvement marketplace Plentific revealed that flooring is set to experience the biggest …

Home Improvement

10 Ways to Improve Your Beadboard Ceiling

Beadboard is like the homeowners bandaid. With a few nails and a free Saturday, you can turn a surface with ugly paint or cracking plaster into a …

Home Improvement

Cheap Thrills: Refresh Your Bathroom for Under $100

(Image credit: Arlyn Hernandez)<p>It's easy to skip out on jazzing up your bathroom when you have so many other rooms (that guests see often) in your …

Lofts

This Brilliant Cheatsheet Will Help You Buy the Perfect Couch

Graduate from that uncomfortable futon.<p>Got nagging questions about this big buy? Pull up a seat for the 411 on sofa selection.<p><b>What Types of Arms Are</b> …

Sofa

6 Interior Designers to Follow on Instagram for Major Home #Inspo

When scrolling through the plethora of #plantgoals and elegantly rumpled beds on Instagram, it’s sometimes hard to distinguish who posted what. In other words: When everything starts to look the same, it becomes, well, boring. Below, six design-centric Instagram accounts that are anything but—and …

Embracing neutrality in your bedroom: 7 examples

While it could be easy to get taken over by the temptation to make your bedroom a romantic and fancy space, bear with us for a few minutes, while we …