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Space Savers: 11 Smart Bedroom DIYs To Try

(Image credit: Oh Yes Blog)<p>Struggling to fit all the things that you need into your tiny bedroom? Here are 11 DIYs that prove that having a small …

Small Spaces

Kitchen of the Week: A Hamptons Kitchen with a Custom Island Sourced on Etsy

Lisa and Chris Goode, NYC green-roof designers and cofounders of Goode Green, undertook a top-to-bottom renovation of their shingle-style house in …

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Within the historical fabric of this Amsterdam penthouse apartment architectural studio Framework, in collaboration with interior designer Sascha …

Design

Custom Single-Family Home in Seattle Connects Residents by Design

Imagined as a place where the family gets together, this custom single-family residence presents a volumetric, sleek architecture dressed in a dark …

Architecture

All About Architecture and Beautiful Buildings

Unless you live way out in the country, the art of architecture can be found everywhere. From big cities to small suburbs, beautiful buildings and modern marvels have become an intrinsic part of contemporary life.<p>But for architects—you know, the people responsible for making buildings come …

You're Looking At The Ultimate Dream Home — According To Pinterest

Classic styles and subdued shades prove to be the most popular on the beloved social network, but getting your home to look like this will cost you.<p><b>UPDATE:</b> We're sorry we have to tell you this, but no amount of IKEA hacks or DIY projects are going to bring your Pinterest dream home to life. What …

Dining Rooms

Students Convert Short Bus into 160 Sq. Ft. DIY Motorhome (For Sale)

<i>This 1988 Ford Econoline 350 Short Bus Conversion is a guest post by Lacey Leonard</i> (<b>Update:</b> Asking Price Lowered)<p>My name is Lacey Leonard and I am an …

He Dragged 4 Shipping Containers Onto His Property, And What He Turns Them Into Left Me Speechless.

It seems crazy to think about now, but there was a time in this country when there were no contractors and pretty much everyone had to build their …

Real Estate

DIY Refinished and Painted Cabinet Reviews

Over the years, we’ve redone and featured a LOT of kitchens and baths — and many of those kitchen have featured refinished or painted cabinets. And …

Martha Stewart Creates a Macabre Mood for Halloween

While traveling, we are always searching for ideas and inspirations so the current year's decorations and food will be different from what we've published in the past, and even more intriguing.<p>This year's Halloween planning was no different. While in California earlier this year, I visited a …

This Stone Farmhouse Makes Our Daydreams Run Wild

We challenge you to try to find a better home to take in the changing seasons.<p>If we could abandon all of our responsibilities with the snap of a finger, we'd camp out on the porch of this 1866 stone farmhouse for the rest of fall. Hear us out: It's located smack dab in the middle of a four-acre …

Muji's Dream Home is Exactly as Minimalist as You'd Expect

<i>UPDATE: Last fall, we wrote about Muji's Vertical House, one of series of three kit residences—the $210K Vertical House; the $160K Window Home; and the $150K Wooden House—from the Japanese purveyor of minimalist home goods. Now, they're available for purchase and the Internet is abuzz. Read on for</i> …

Tyra Banks’ Beverly Hills Home Is Up For $7.75 Million

Tyra Banks has listed her Spanish Colonial-style home in Los Angeles on the market for $7.75 million. The host and executive producer of America’s …

Serenity Pairs With Artistry in This Boston Townhouse

Designer Nina Farmer proves that a comfortable space doesn't have to be boring.<p>Designer Nina Farmer proves that a comfortable space doesn't have to be boring.

Interior Design

How to Choose the Best Keyless Entry System for Your Home

Lose your keys again? OK, so maybe you just misplaced them. Still, life is too hectic to spend even an extra five minutes looking for house keys, or …

Home Automation

11 Dream Kitchen Upgrades That Will Totally Change Your Life

7 Simple Ways To Make Your Dining Room Look Expensive

More often than not, formal dining rooms don't get the attention they deserve, but a few quick (and cheap) updates will do a world of good.<p><b>1. Eschew The Expected.</b> A plain wooden dining table surrounded by matching chairs may be the easiest way to furnish a dining room, but it is also the least …

Home Decorating

Gray Bedroom Ideas That Are Anything but Dull Photos

A bedroom should be a relaxing retreat, so it’s no wonder that neutrals are often the go-to palette. While white and cream have been favorites for years, more and more designers are turning to gray to give their clients’ bedrooms a polished and Zen feel. The versatile shade pairs with every style …

Grey living room ideas | Ideal Home

The 1980s may have had magnolia, but the wall colour of the Millennium so far is grey. And it’s so easy to see why. Grey can create a warm scheme as …

Home Decorating

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This Rustic Parisian Loft Has the Most Epic Library

It's a rare feat to turn an old industrial building into a cozy home.<p>Calling all bookworms: This Paris loft is "the" spot for your next vacation. Sure, it has countless cozy spots for you to curl up in as you flip through your latest read, but that's not why we're obsessed with this rental — it's …

11 Kitchen Storage Spots You Completely Forgot About

This $100 Million Palace Has Everything You Could Ever Need

Not many of us can live this large — but that doesn't mean we don't like to window shop.<p>Modeled after the Peterhof Grand Palace in St. Petersburg, a Long Island estate with 60,000 square feet of living space recently went on the market for $100 million.<p>Located in in the village of Kings Point on …

Wall Street

10 Clever Ways to Make Your Hallway Work Harder

Don't think of it as just a pass-through — it can act as an entire extra room.<p>Don't think of it as just a pass-through — it can act as an entire extra room.

9 Rules Worth Breaking In A Small Space

No, your walls don't have to be white.<p>Most small space advice tends to operate under the assumption that you're willing to sacrifice personality in favor of the illusion of a few more square inches of room. But we think this project by Los Angeles-based Taylor Jacobson proves that you can live …

Home Decorating

Upcycled Furniture For An Apartment In Barcelona • Recyclart

We were hired by the real-estate agency Casc Antic to design and produce the furniture for one of their apartments. …

Dispatch from Scandinavia | A Modern Apartment in Denmark

We spotted the living room of <b>Julie Wittrup Pladsbjerg</b> on her <b>Instagram</b> earlier this summer and asked if she would share some photos of her apartment …

Living Rooms

People Are "Dying" to Get Their Hands on This Crumbling Mansion

It can be yours — if you don't mind a little ghoulish company.<p>Halloween is coming early this year to Ottawa, Illinois, where a beautiful (but dilapidated) mansion awaits a brave new owner who wouldn't mind sharing it with a spirit or two. People are dying — quite literally — to get their hands on …

This Couple's Massive Bed Makes Room for Their Seven Pets

Every night is a slumber party in this house — now with less crowding and sheet-stealing.<p>Every pet owner can attest to the joys of cozying up next to your furry friend at night. But this couple just took their "pet lover" status to the next level. You see, Reddit user Robdogbird and his girlfriend …

Pets