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Home and Real Estate

Eight Creative Ways to Hide Clutter

How to Choose the Best Carpet for Your Home

Trendy Vs. Timeless Kitchen Styles - Choose Elements That Stand the Test of Time - KUKUN

While trends can be fun to ride, the problem is that they’re, well, trendy. And, unlike a pair of pants from the 1970s, you can’t exactly hide …

How to Make the Most of Your Home Media Room? - KUKUN

<b>Let’s start with the basics: what is a media room?</b><p>A media room is a space designed to enhance the experience of watching TV and movies. Whether you …

Home Decorating

16 Small Space Rugs Ideas That Make a BIG Statement

Just because you’re small-space living doesn’t mean your interior can’t be big on style. The easiest way to make it happen? By throwing down a bold statement rug or two. Even though you aren’t working with a lot of square footage, rugs of all shapes and sizes can be used in even the tiniest of …

Home Decorating

How to Clean Velvet Furniture

And just generally keep it looking as sumptuous as the day you bought it<p>Choosing velvet furniture is choosing to make a bold style statement in your space—there's no ignoring its soft sheen, rich color, and innate elegance. But velvet's commanding presence also means that any discoloration or …

Furniture

8 Inexpensive Materials That Can Transform an Interior

You've never seen plywood like this<p>The interior design world isn't lacking in options—we've perhaps never had better access to a range of raw materials and technologically advanced surfaces—but sometimes the most interesting options are right under our noses. As in, on the shelves at your local …

Houses

Tour a Colorful & Contemporary London Flat

<b>Name:</b> Andrew Griffiths <b><br>Location:</b> Borders of Crouch End — Islington, London <b><br>Size:</b> 600 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 1 year, owned<p>"Where you can, invest in …

Houses

These 7 Outdoor Pavilions Allow You to Connect With the Outdoors Comfortably

Step into these outdoor enclosures that provide picturesque views from all sides.

Architecture

‘Broom Clean’ Condition: What Does It Mean If You’re Moving Out?

lovro77/iStock“Broom clean” condition: Such a quaint term, isn’t it? Often spotted on real estate contracts or rental leases (along with its kissing …

The 1 Big Lighting Trend You Can Easily Replicate For Less

It used to be assumed that pendants, chandeliers, and the like would be mounted to preexisting electrical fixtures. But lighting has come untethered. Thanks to some creativity and an abundance of attractive cord bulb, overhead lighting is no longer restricted to a single predetermined location. We …

Houses

4 Tips For Maintaining & Repairing Your Gas Grill

Whether you’ve been using it all year or haven’t touched it in months, you should give your grill the once-over before the holiday weekend. Use these …

Consumer Protection

Greenhouses and glasshouses: 4 of the biggest plants grown under glass trends

From tropical plants and succulents to rare orchids and herbs.<p><b>Greenhouse and glasshouse manufacturer Hartley Botanic has showcased the UK's biggest</b> …

Plants

A Decadent Designer Green-on-Green Room I've Got a Crush On

Have you ever had a room crush? You know the feeling: you see the photo of a room so enviously gorgeous that it stops you dead in your tracks, and …

Interior Design

IKEA DIY Ideas: 6 Ways to Make Your Own Platform Bed (with Storage!)

Here's an idea: turn basic IKEA storage cabinets and dressers into multi-functional lofts. It's a smart way to address the problem of small space — …

Furniture

25 Of The Most Beautiful California Houses And Their Stories

There are amazing houses all throughout the world but a lot of them are concentrated in a few regions, one of which is California. We’re not talking …

White and Gold Offices: An Elegant and Inspirational Workspace

There are plenty ways of styling an office – from dark and dim to vibrant and bright. The most important thing is that your office represents …

The Key to Outrageously Stylish Homes Might Be In Your Doors

Style is found in the details, and it's often the discreet elements in a room that upgrade it from "lovely" to "wow-worthy." It's the stack of books …

Decorations

A Clever DIY Solution for Hiding Home Entertainment Devices

When you live in a small apartment like Mary (366 square feet), finding the right home for everything is a priority. Having already made over her …

Customizable ‘Nook’ bed can be for sleep, work, and play

You can change up the color, fabric, and accessories<p>Is “nook” now code for space-saving interior design? Evidence is certainly building in at least one corner of the world. In addition to this tiny Barcelona apartment living large through five clever storage nooks and plenty of efficient small …

Furniture

Before & After: A Mid-Century Dresser Makeover

Lori saw the potential in a dark and damaged dresser and nightstand combo. After what one can only imagine was a serious arm workout, she sanded and …

Houses

6 Important Considerations About Loft Living Space and Style - KUKUN

Are you one of the many people who would love to live in a loft? Although we may daydream about these chic spaces, it can be hard for homebuyers to …

Lofts

Infographic: How to Stage a Home on a Budget

How to Clean Dryer Vents (and What Can Happen If You Don’t)

JodiJacobson/iStockIf your clothes take forever and a day to dry, it might be high time you learned how to clean the dryer vents. Ask yourself, …

8 ways to bring more natural light into your home

Natural light is a must-have feature for a family home, a new survey reveals.<p><b>New research reveals natural light is the number one feature people look</b> …

Natural Light

3 lighthouses you can buy right now

Just in time for summer<p><i>Welcome back to</i> <i>Period Dramas</i><i>, a weekly column that alternates between rounding up historic homes on the market and answering questions we’ve always had about older structures.</i><p>If you’re escaping to a coastal getaway this Memorial Day weekend—or any time this summer—chances are …

Architecture

How to Find a Subcontractor Tutorial - Pro Tools

Home Renovation Costs, Remodeling Costs | Kukun

1. Estimate 2. Request quotes 3. Receive quotes 4. Start works<p>Select room or task Enter details Finish options Works-included Detailed estimate<p>MOST …

How to Find a Pro