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Five Great Storage Solutions for Small Bathrooms - KUKUN

The bathroom, just like the kitchen, contains many things you need at hand every day. Bathrooms require space for towels, bathrobes, makeup, lotions, …

What Is a California Room? A Hot Trend Across the Country

What is a California room? It's an outdoor space that boasts indoor amenities—similar to a porch but more posh. California rooms are an increasingly …

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How To Update An Awkward Bedroom Alcove Under $300

This week, in our video series The Home Primp, we set out to transform a Toronto bedroom with a wasted-space problem.<p><b>The challenge:</b> During a major …

Home Decorating

Trending on Gardenista: Untamed Landscapes

This week on Gardenista, the editors explored a wild Cape Cod landscape, ideas to steal from the Italian coast, and 10 sources for a fall entryway …

Landscaping

The 10 Best Bedroom Colors According To Interior Designers

Blues and grays and pinks, oh my.<p>Picking a paint color for your bedroom can feel nearly impossible: It sets the tone for the space that's supposed to best represent you. If you've spent way too much time browsing paint samples and need a little guidance, we sought advice from 10 top interior …

Home Decorating

The Best and Worst States for Green Living in the US - KUKUN

As the Co-founder of a LEED Consulting firm, I am exceedingly passionate about green buildings and sustainability. My team and I were curious about …

Gardening in autumn: The best way to prepare your garden for spring

Even if you don't have large outdoor space, you can still become a bulb expert.<p><b>We're officially in autumn, and for all gardeners and green-fingered</b> …

Gardening

10 splendid modern garden ideas!

The absolute essentials for a modern day garden are clean, contemporary plants & accessories, convenient DIY projects, pure goodness of nature, and a …

Interior Design

Weekend Makeovers: Cool Living Room Ideas For Your Home - KUKUN

Don’t have anything planned for the weekend? How about a simple DIY project – to liven up your living room? If you feel like your room needs …

Decorations

How To Take Plain Store-Bought Curtains to the Next Level

I'm a firm believer that a window without draperies is a missed decorating opportunity (that is, unless you have beautiful windows that would be …

Sewing

9 Amazing Ways to Decorate Your House with Plants

I’ve become obsessed with interiors that use lots of plants. They just have a way of making any space feel bright, lively, and gorgeous. As I search …

Amazing

16 Clever Designer Solutions to the Most Common Small-Space Conundrums

An old home with a lack of square footage might feel limiting to some, but the 900-square-foot, 1900s-era Sunset Smart Cottage proves any space can be transformed with strategic decorating and innovative home gadgets. Even the interior design concept for the cottage involved an emerging tech trend: …

Home Decorating

Unique, Stylish Pet-Friendly Home Ideas for Your Furry Friends - KUKUN

Forget the days of basic backyard dog houses and cat scratching posts; nowadays, there’s an entire industry dedicated to creating pet-friendly homes. …

Pets

Five Ways to Cozy Up Your Home for Fall

As the sunny, carefree days of summer wind down, we look ahead to the days of apple orchards and colorful leaves. When it comes to fall, one of our …

Home Decorating

Not Just for Walls: Renter-Friendly Ways to Use Wallpaper

Maybe you've been eyeballing a roll of Pottok Prints wallpaper but can't fathom spending hundreds, if not thousands, of dollars covering the walls of …

Decorations

Here's What to Do With All Those Throw Pillows Come Bedtime

I love the look of a layered bed, which means I've been known to pile on the pillows. This is all well and good for Instagram photos, but when you're …

Home Decorating

Why Millennials Love This Trendy Home Design Style

It may seem intuitive, but as we age, our home decor tastes evolve with us. That inflatable chair or hamburger phone we once thought was super cool has since been replaced by, well, more elevated things. Modsy, the online home decor service, decided to dig a little deeper into what home styles …

Millennials

Outdoor Lighting Design: How to Illuminate the Exterior - KUKUN

Outdoor Lighting Design of your home is a major part of a good outdoor design. Though it may not seem important to some homeowners, you could achieve …

Landscaping

The Absolute Best (and Easiest) Plants to Grow Indoors This Fall

Item 1/11<p>Just because the temps are dropping doesn't mean you need to give up your green thumb. In fact, fall is the perfect time for certain plants to thrive in the home. If you're looking for ideas to get that indoor garden going — and growing! — here are 10 of the coolest house plants to bring …

Plants

5 Living Room Lighting Ideas That Will Always Work—Here's Why

Sure, we'd all love to have a living room with floor-to-ceiling windows that flood our space with natural light, but the reality is that we don't all …

Interior Design

Easy and Affordable Solutions for that Backyard Flip

Many homeowners overlook the backyards of their homes when they could be used as prime attractions, particularly for families. However, even singles …

How to transform your home into a healthy, Instagram-worthy oasis—French style

When it comes to the art of slow living, it’s hard to not to think of the French. Whether they’re lingering over a weekday lunch (held <i>anywhere</i> but …

Simple Living

Create an Edited Entryway Using Beautiful, Useful Pieces

Let's be real for a minute. Entryways are challenging — every day they're a dumping ground for mail, phones, chargers, keys, and bags. Even if you're …

Design

7 Best Home Improvement Ideas to Try This Fall: Have You Done Them All?

Sometimes, the very best home improvement ideas come down to timing. And what better time for a refresh than the arrival of fall (Sept. 21, for those …

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13 Brick Fire Pits And The Homes And Gardens That Surround Them

Fire pits are great focal point for cozy gatherings no matter what they’re made of. They’re ideal for casual or intimate gatherings with friends or …

Landscaping

3 Reading Nook Ideas That Any Bookworm Will Fall in Love With

These reading nook ideas will make curling up with a good book all the more enjoyable. A designated chill zone filled with soft pillows and ample …

Houses

Outdoor flooring: the pros and cons of popular materials

If you plan to use your garden for more than just sunbathing, you will definitely need hardy outdoor floors in place, but do you know which material …

Renovations

Don't Budge: 7 Compromises You Should Never Make When Buying a Home

A successful home search all begins with a wish list. Armed with your inventory of must-haves, you'll know how to focus your search and recognize a …

Real Estate

10 Add-On Architectural Details to Warm Up Your Apartment

And you thought crown molding was the only option<p>Unless you live in a pre-war or loft building with an absolute deluge of old-timey architectural details (don't rub it in, okay?), you've probably at some point wished for more of them. A white box of a room, no matter how clean and refreshing, just …

Houses

5 ways to welcome autumn into your home

As much as we love warm weather, the change of the season brings some gorgeous shades into our homes. We’ve rounded up a handful of our favourite …

Home Decorating