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10 Bonkers-Gorgeous Kitchen Island Ideas You Haven’t Seen Before

Some folks call the couch the heart of the home. But as anyone who’s ever cooked dinner whilst simultaneously meal prepping <i>and</i> helping the kids with …

Kitchens

Summer Kitchen Trends: 30 Ideas and Inspirations for a Cheerful Makeover

There are trends that fade away and reappear once in a while. Then there are those that last beyond a season or two and last for a generation. With …

Kitchens

All The Cool Characteristics Of Modern Kitchen Cabinets

The modern kitchen is more than just a space designed for the preparation of cooking of food, its role being a central one. With this change in …

Kitchens

How to create a perfectly imperfect lawn

Make your yard beautiful—and environmentally-friendly, too.<p>Have you ever walked past one of those lawns that looks like a movie set? At your feet lies a Stepford-esque sea of emerald, not a bug or weed in sight, and a friendly neighbor is always standing on guard, hose in hand. (Pro tip: That …

Gardening

Why Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, Mark Zuckerberg & Richard Branson Are Investing In These 2 Startups

If you could pick a dream team comprised of the world’s best executives and investors, who would you choose?<p>Well, this dream team already exists — and it has attracted some of the world’s biggest billionaires.<p>Here’s what you need to know.<p><b>Breakthrough Energy Ventures: The Dream Team</b><p>Breakthrough …

Venture Capital

You’ll Never Regret Painting Your Entire House in This Color

Take your neutrals game up a notch by painting your entire home in an unexpected hue. Our favorite of the moment is Farrow & Ball Pale Powder (No. …

10 Design Tips For Kitchens, According to Expert Renovators

From design concept to installation, these 10 tips will guide you through your next kitchen remodel.<p>When it comes to the heart of the home, there's no question Australia–based Blue Tea Kitchens holds the key to creating your ideal space. Awarded Kitchen Designer of the Year in 2017, the team of …

Kitchens

19 Easiest Houseplants You Can Grow without Care

These 19 Easiest Houseplants are perfect for lazy, busy and newbies, who want to plant easy indoor plants that grow with minimal care.<br>You do not have …

I've Been to 26 Countries in Europe—These Are the 5 I Always Recommend

My first trip to Europe was a heady mix of excitement, nerves, and total awe. At 19, I wandered the streets of Le Marais wide-eyed, marveled at the …

The 7 Furniture Arranging Mistakes Interior Designers Always Notice

We try our best when it comes to decorating, but sometimes, no matter how much thought we give to a room, something still feels off. It's hard to put …

The One Thing No One Tells You When Choosing Your Kitchen Countertop

When choosing a kitchen countertop, many questions arise. What material will stand up to the wear and tear of everyday kitchen tasks? Marble is …

These Painted Kitchen Cabinets Are the Best Of All Worlds

Picking a kitchen paint color is difficult. It's something you'll live with for quite awhile, so you want something classic. If you choose a white or …

40 Things You Should Know About a Home By Age 40

Home repair is learned over time<p>Even if a power outage stops your well pump or the city water supply, you can still flush the toilet. Dump a couple …

Water

15 Stylish Houseplants That Actually Thrive In Low Light

Hard to kill, easy on the eyes.<p>(Be cautious if you have pets, though — some of these can be toxic.)

10 Homemade Pesto Recipes That Go Way Beyond Basil and Pine Nuts

These aren't your Nonna's recipes.<p>Pesto will always be the best pasta topper known to man kind; it's the perfect blend of herbs and nuts, and …

Five Home Trends That Are Huge so Far in 2018, According to Pinterest

While some things in our homes might last a decade, a lifetime, or even beyond, others change as swiftly as the seasons—and that’s where trends come …

You’ll Never Regret Painting Your Entire House in This Color

Take your neutrals game up a notch by painting your entire home in an unexpected hue. Our favorite of the moment is Farrow & Ball Pale Powder (No. …

Simple Ways To Make The Most Out Of Your Backyard With Pavers

Having a huge and open backyard is awesome and in some cases a lack of any kind of pathways is basically the whole point, the idea being to emphasize …

Landscaping

Here are nine common lawn-care mistakes to avoid

Now that spring is here, your thoughts might be shifting to lawn care.<p>If you don’t want to get your hands dirty, you can pay about $100 to $200 per month for a professional mowing service, HomeAdvisor reports. But that cost doesn’t cover lawn fertilization or watering — and those expenses can add …

Gardening

The Best Sites For Mid-Century Modern Coffee Tables

Round, oval, adjustable -- find the perfect table for your taste.<p>Finding affordable mid-century modern furniture is like trying to find a jumpsuit that isn’t a nightmare to pee in. It’s not <i>impossible</i>, but it’s pretty darn close.<p>The good news is that there are plenty of places to find affordable …

12 Healing Bowl Recipes That Are Like a Warm Hug

Usually, the term “comfort food” is basically just a synonym for junk food. But while there’s definitely a time and a place for burgers and a gooey …

Healthy Eating

20 Ways to Make Black Beans the Star of Your Meal

You'll almost never find our kitchens without a can or two of black beans stocked in the pantry. This versatile ingredient can be used in so many …

These Types of Curtains Are More than Just Window Dressing

Why have curtains? Once your décor scheme is set, the types of curtains you choose are another big decision – and a very important one. Window …

Home Decorating

This Is a Yogurt Dip Recipe You’ll Want to Tell Strangers About

Here’s a roasted fennel yogurt dip recipe. Welcome to the rest of your life.<p>I want to introduce you to the most unapologetic yogurt dip enthusiast there ever was.<p>Hello. It’s me. I am the enthusiast. Nice to meet you. I hope you grow to like me as much as I like yogurt dip. No pressure though. Let’s …

Recipes

How to Paint Your Walls Like a Pro

Painting your walls might seem like the most elemental home remodeling task, a project that amateurs can perform just as easily as professionals. …

14 Affordable Rugs You Can Buy Right Now

Hint: go for one that you can use both indoors and outdoors. Here are our favorite wallet-friendly rugs you can buy ASAP!

Move over, Titchmarsh: Why 19 year-old YouTuber Huw Richards is the future of gardening

There’s a new kid in the herbaceous border and he’s an online horticultural sensation

Gardening

Avocado Recipes

These delicious recipes include gooey cheese-topped guacamole and chilled avocado soup with crab.

This Is the Trick to Growing the Best Tomatoes

When you’ve put your all into growing this year’s crop of tomatoes and they turn out looking just plain puny on the vine (heartbreak!), you know it’s …

I Just Made Kung Pao Brussels Sprouts, and I Might Never Order Takeout Again

These crispy, spicy Brussels sprouts are crazy addictive—and easy to make at home.<p>Though I’ll eat pretty much any vegetable tossed in oil, seasoned …