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Taco Bell goes dark on social media for a day

Taco Bell unveiled its new mobile ordering and payment app through a livestream announcement this morning. But, rather than going on a social media …

Colorful Halloween Cupcakes

Shares 0<p>These quick and easy cupcakes are the perfect last-minute treat to add to your Halloween spread. Kids will love the surprise inside!<p>Shares …

Give Your Fridge a Make Over for Under $5

I have a love/hate relationship with my stainless steel refridgerator. While I love the look of stainless steel, I hate how hard it is to keep it …

Why Matching Doesn't Matter

Rooms that prove confidence overrides all decorating rules.<p>Interior design by Rodman Primack. Photography by Manu Foto, courtesy of Rizzoli.<p>Developing your home's personality can be intimidating and overwhelming: <i>Does this go with this? Can I commit to this wall color? Will this be a forever piece</i> …

Interior Design

21 Problems You Can Solve With Baking Soda

Seriously, store a box of this stuff in every room of your house.<p>Sure, it's a pro at making chewy chocolate chip cookies, but baking soda's real claim-to-fame is its power to freshen and clean many spots in your home. It's a super-effective (but gentle) abrasive and is a great natural deodorizer, …

Cleaning

The 7 Biggest Decor Mistakes That Drive Designers Crazy

Pros reveal what they always want to change when walking into a room.<p>Pros reveal what they always want to change when walking into a room.

Home Decorating

10 Things You Should Know Before Painting A Room

Are you living with boring white walls, but hate the thought of painting? Painting is often a task that homeowners dread. However, it is one of the …

20 Awesome Ideas For Your Jack-O-Lantern

[bs_slideshow]<p>Tonight is my personal favorite night of the Halloween season: the night I carve the pumpkins! Ever since I was a little kid, I couldn’t wait for the night I got to carve pumpkins with my family. Picking out your perfect pumpkin, deciding upon your perfect design, and then drawing it …

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Spending Disguised as Saving: Frugal Habits That Can Actually Waste Money

You know how to stretch a dollar, have a Ph.D. in comparison shopping, and certainly don't spend needlessly. Even your stern great grandmother who …

How To Make Exposed Tile Edges Look Finished?

<b>Q:</b> The previous owner of our condo installed tile in the shower area, and although my husband and I really like the tile itself, he left the edges of …

Before & After: Dark, Unloved Room Turned Fresh Family Room

<b>Project by:</b> Jacqueline Wheeler Interiors <b><br>Location:</b> Charlotte, North Carolina <b><br>Clients:</b> Candice Langston and Felix Von Uklanski<p>This family room has one …

4 New Furniture Fixes for Small Spaces

It’s no secret that multifunctionality is the key to successful small-space living. But every once in a while you come across a new small space …

The Japanese Style Formula: 5 Tips For a More Peaceful Home

Sure, you love sushi and can say sayonara but if you need a brush-up on Japanese design sensibilities then we've got you. Get your home feeling a …

Tamara's Before Photos: The Room with Many Lives

You are looking at my favorite room in the house, the sunroom. Can't you tell how loved it is? Unfortunately, it has looked like this—or variations …

Doug Davis and Hannon Kirk Doody on Decorating a Glamorous Retreat

The designers explain how they created a glamorous and feminine "getaway" apartment for a wife and mother of four.<p><b>Mimi Read: I hear that the homeowner, a wife and mother of four, lives nearby and uses this apartment for hanging out with friends or just being alone. Is this an outrageous lie</b> …

Interior Design

100 Bedroom Designs That Will Inspire You

These cozy escapes will make you want to bliss out on all the bedding.<p>Bedrooms can often be the forgotten room in your home because no one else sees it — but it should be the exact opposite, because it's the one space where you get to <i>recharge</i>. With 100 different designer styles, there's an idea for …

Interior Design

10 Furniture Makeovers From Our Readers

We loved seeing your transformations. Here, we pick our top ten.<p>In honor of #MAYkeover month we asked YOU to send us your furniture rehabs. We loved seeing your transformations. Here, we pick our top ten.

Top 10

6 Great 12 x12 Halloween Scrapbook Collections

Whether you’re making layouts, cards, mini-books, or working on Halloween decor, these six great Halloween Scrapbook Collections will work!<p>eleven …

Keeping The Playroom Organized

The playroom has got to be one of the hardest rooms in the home to keep clean and organized. While children don’t mean to intentionally leave it in …

Bookcase Dollhouse

You’ll have so much fun making a dollhouse out of a basic bookcase! There is so much room for creativity. A wonderful project for any girl.<p>Get the …

Hazelwood Homes — Coming Soon

DIY Galaxy Floor Painting

If you’ve got a room with some floors that are an eyesore but you really don’t want to spend the tedious time or money to cover them with carpet or another type of flooring, you could always paint them up to look like the galaxy!<p>When Herdís Ásgeirsdóttir moved into her parents garage-turned-mini …

Pumpkin Carving Tips

Last year I carved a series of pumpkins for The Sports Network here in Canada. Of course I had carved pumpkins growing up at home, but they were mostly the traditional jack-o-lantern faces, with nice sharp features and cut through holes.<p>When I took on this job for the television studio, I had to …

How-To: Dishwasher-Safe Glitter Mugs

Need a little sparkle in your life? Make a set of fun dishwasher-safe glitter mugs with this easy-to-follow tutorial from Carissa at Creative Green Living! Because, what’s the fun of having awesome glitter mugs if you can’t actually use them?<p>This isn’t an instant gratification tutorial—there’s a …

How-To: DIY Knobs and Pulls from Just About Anything

Turn costume rings, baubles, and other eye-catching pieces of ephemera into new knobs and pulls for your drawers and cabinets with this great Dremel Micro-sponsored project from Allison at Dream a Little Bigger!<p>I hate it when beloved pieces of costume jewelry or nicknacks break or become worn with …

Sewing Tips: 5 Common Sewing Machine Mistakes and How to Fix Them

One of the biggest points of stress for new sewers isn’t usually the actual sewing itself, instead, it’s often all of the things that MIGHT go wrong with the sewing machine. (Are you feeling anxious just thinking about it?) Well, fear not! Most of the sewing machine-related problems that beginners …

Bold Colors & Modern Lines Meld in a NYC Loft

(Image credit: Garrett Rowland)<p><b>Project by:</b> Ghislaine Viñas of Ghislaine Viñas Interior Design <b><br>Location:</b> New York, New York<p>No denying it — this New …

DIY Room Decor: The 10 Best Framed Found Object Ideas

(Image credit: KIPI)<p>You really can't get much cheaper than framing a found object to add to your walls as DIY wall art decor. But even more than …