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Bob and Cortney Novogratz Blog: How to Create a Great Outdoor Space in Your Home

Sometimes you’re lucky enough to have an outdoor space that’s so beautiful it can stand on its own — whether it’s a beautiful warped tree trunk, or a …

Outdoor Spaces

3 Ways to Style an Outdoor Look for Those Gorgeous Summer Nights

Here are three ways to style an enchanting evening yourself as the lights go down in the city.<p>As summer days start drifting away into those summer …

This DIY Is a Vibrant and Unexpected Way to Decorate Your Home With Plants

This episode of <b>We Spy Style: Eye on Design</b> is all about jungalow style, where cozy indoors meet lush outdoors. Watch the video above to see how Justina creates a vibrant living wall by combining color, pattern, and texture and only using materials from Lowe's. Check out these hanging instructions …

53 Kitchen Hacks You've Never Heard Of

Put your olive oil, leftover bacon grease, vanilla, honey, pepper, and butter to good use all over your house.<p>By<p>EMMOTH/SHUTTERSTOCK; …

9 Lessons the Great Depression Taught Us About Money

Here are nine tips from the era that are still just as relevant today and can save your household a lot of money<p>Lasting from 1929 until 1939, the …

7 Ways To Get Your Home Open-House Ready For Less Than $1,000

You’ve probably heard the adage “You never get a second chance to make a first impression.” Well, it’s just as relevant when you’re selling your house. If buyers don’t like what they see from the curb, chances are, they won’t be back. And since an open house is your chance to showcase your home — …

Home Improvement

6 Budget-Friendly Ways to Decorate Your Home For Summer

If your home doesn’t feel quite right for summer, it’s time to do some re-decorating. It sounds expensive, but there are little things that you can …

Home Decorating

30 Stylish Home Decor Pieces All Under $100

It's amazing how a stylish accessory can turn a room from average to chic — all you need are the right pieces. A cozy throw and a cute pillow can quickly transform a couch, while a couple candles will do the trick for your coffee table. But who said decorating requires breaking the bank? We've …

12 Housekeeping Secrets to Steal from Grandma

Rediscover these old-fashioned tricks.<p>Your grandma had more chores and fewer modern cleaning tools than you do, yet she kept a sparkling house with just a few products, elbow grease, and a hefty dose of common sense. Get your household cleaning tasks done like grandma did with these time-tested …

10 Houseplants You Hardly Ever Have To Water

So you forgot to water your plants. Again. These beauties won't hold a grudge.<p>When the weather starts to warm up, it means it's time for me to start …

Low Maintenance Indoor Plants

A little bit of greenery can do wonders for your home décor: adding some life to a space and brightening a room with color. If you’re worried that …

8 Things People With Spotless Bathrooms Do Every Day

Adopt these habits and your toilet, shower, and sink will always sparkle.<p>If the bathroom is your least favorite space in your entire home to clean, we hear you. It's messy, germy, and sometimes smelly. But what if we told you by adopting a few daily habits you can actually clean this room less …

These Floating Pots Let Your House Plants Levitate and Spin

Lyfe is a “zero-gravity growing system allowing you to cultivate your favorite plants in mid-air.”<p>The Kickstarter project was launched earlier this …

Houseplants

Boomers, don’t sit around on your plans to downsize your home

Boomers, your biggest regret five years from now may well be your complacency about housing in 2016.<p>There's been a noticeable uptick lately in the number of voices raising concerns about the surge in house prices in some cities, most notably Toronto and Vancouver. We've seen this happen a few times …

Worst Home Decor Ideas From the Early 2000s

It's a fact: Home decor styles come and go, and what's hot today might be painfully passé tomorrow. To pay homage to such decorating disasters, we're …

8 Succulents That Make Pretty, Easy-Care Ground Covers

These low-growing succulents create interest in the drought-tolerant garden.<p>Brought to you by<p>Succulents, with their interesting shapes and colors, …

DIY Home Improvement | The Family Handyman

These 18 special products make home improvement easier and faster-from lightweight tile backer board to epoxy adhesives to handy wall anchors.<p>These …

17 IKEA Hacks That Will *Totally* Revamp Your Kitchen

When it comes to upgrading your kitchen into the cooking space you’ve always wanted, a few IKEA hacks here and there can get the job done in no time. Considering how popular some of these IKEA items are, don’t be surprised if you own more than one of these already (which means these DIYs will save …

Eco-Friendly Botanical Wall Art Brings the Self-Sustaining Beauty of Nature Indoors

Designer Erin Kinsey is something of a moss boss. Her handcrafted botanical artwork transforms one's living space by bringing the beauty of the outdoors, inside. Combining a dual passion for design and nature, she has established a company named Artisan Moss which offers one-of-a-kind plant wall …

Wall Art

NSW solar households could face bill shock

Darren Miller installed a six-kilowatt solar system on the roof of his Rose Bay house in 2010, when the NSW solar bonus scheme offered a fat 60¢ a …

Solar Power

Mike Holmes: Use your household choices to help upcoming generations inherit a cleaner world

The Holmes GroupAs a father and a grandfather, I often think about my kids’ and their kids’ futures. That’s why it’s important to me to teach my kids …

Sustainability

Stylish Solutions to 7 of Your Most Common Design Woes

What do you do when you're a design lover but your rental is less than inspired? Well, you get creative. We tallied up 7 common nuisances experienced …

The Ice Cube Trick That Will Save Your Houseplants

Some people swear it even keeps orchids alive.<p>Overwatering is one of the most common causes of houseplant demise, but a simple solution may reside within your freezer.<p>Instead of hydrating plants with a watering can, which can result in messy H2O overflow, try placing a large ice cube (or a few …