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How to actually remove pesticides from your fruit

Assuming that you should be worried about them in the first place.<p>There’s a lot to worry about when it comes to food—or rather, there’s a lot that people <i>want</i> you to worry about. Every mommy blogger and natural living life coach with a URL to their name is bursting with helpful tips on how to rid …

Pesticides

Essential Oils: 7 Smart DIYs for the Home

Recently we’ve featured a miniseries on smart, simple ways to use essential oils in the home, courtesy of Dawn De La Fuente, owner of Northern …

6 rituals that ancient wise men used to stay calm

People have enormous respect for ancient wisdom. They just don’t read it. Funny thing is, we’re more likely to live happier lives when we visit the …

In Praise of the Little Black Sink

Though it has gone "in" and "out" of style, the white porcelain or enamel farmhouse sink is really a classic element of kitchen design. Sure, it's …

Kitchens

Why Liberals Aren’t as Tolerant as They Think

The political left might consider itself more open-minded than the right. But research shows that liberals are just as prejudiced against conservatives as conservatives are against liberals.<p>In March, students at Middlebury College disrupted a lecture by the conservative political scientist Charles …

Religion

People Who Worry About Everything Are More Intelligent

Obsessive worry is insidious in the sense that it begets more worry; once your mind switches into "worry mode," essentially, nothing is off limits. …

9 Stunning Ways to Update your Kitchen Décor

A place for shared meals and bringing loved ones together; it’s no surprise that the kitchen is one room that needs to be kept up to date hence it’s …

13 common kitchen decoration mistakes

Kitchens are an integral part of the home. It's where we cook, pouring love into lunches for our children or dinners for our families. It's also …

10 Modern Kitchens Rocking Natural Wood Cabinets

We predicted that natural materials and warmer finishes would rule the kitchen in 2017 (here are our other guesses). One way we're seeing this …

Kitchens

17 smart kitchen ideas

Are you thinking about ways to have a more creative and modern kitchen? Well, in this homify feature, our team of professionals have included 17 …

4 classical kitchens to aspire to

There are few things so comforting and aesthetically pleasing as a classical kitchen. We all know these beauties—traditional style kitchen that seem …

41 Significant Value-Adding Home Renovation Ideas – Most You Can Do Yourself

Whether you’re looking to sell your home or simply want to improve it for your own living, most homes could benefit from a bit of home renovation. …

13 Chic Backsplash Ideas

So easy! 9 brilliant ways to organise your kitchen

Keeping the kitchen in order always seems a never-ending task, especially when you have a large family. Lots of kids usually means the kitchen always …

Personal Organizing

Darren Palmer's renovation guide for busy people

We’re all time poor but that doesn’t mean you have to develop renovation inertia. By chunking down the big tasks you need to do around your home into …

With Just $325, 1 Woman Completely Transformed Her Drab Kitchen

When Avery Michaels moved into her early 20th century home located in a small town in Iowa, she couldn't have been more grateful. See, her husband is …

This Charming House Is An Organized Person's Dream

It teaches us a valuable lesson in storage and decluttering...<p>Clarity and organization are the benchmarks of a good storage system, and an essential …

Solid Surface Countertops an Easy Care Kitchen Option

When it comes to kitchen countertops, natural materials might be the most popular option, but they are certainly not always the most affordable. …

10 Clever Ways to Sneak Storage Into Your Renovation

If you're aiming to live a minimalist lifestyle, hidden storage is an absolute must.<p>If you're planning on renovating, take it as an opportunity to optimize your space and build some custom storage options that are both sleek and valuable. Here are 10 thoughtful ways to squeeze in some extra storage …

Living Rooms

Here's What a $600 Weekend Kitchen Renovation Looks Like

Tile "stickers" made all the difference.<p>Everyone knows it's easy to remodel a room when you have a big budget to work with, but one homeowner is proving that you don't need tons of time or thousands of dollars to create a beautiful new kitchen.<p>This kitchen transformation legitimately made our jaws …

29 photos of extraordinary small kitchens for your home

Kitchens are spaces where one can unleash one’s creativity to make the process of cooking more pleasant and enjoyable. Today, we bring you 29 …

9 Cabinet Hacks That Boost Efficiency

If an organised home is something you're striving for this year, start by taking a look at how you're utilising your cabinet space. Tucking as much …

Hacking

5 charming rustic kitchens that feature amazing storage solutions

Who doesn't love a gorgeous rustic kitchen? Just looking at them makes us think that we can smell fresh bread cooking, hot coffee brewing and damp …

How to Decorate Like an Adult: in the Kitchen

Via Nicole Franzen Time to whip the kitchen into shape, because this (final) edition of How to Decorate Like an Adult is all about bringing your …

Storage Ideas

The Secret to Kitchens & Bathrooms That Will Never Go Out of Style

As Nancy pointed out recently, there are some kitchen design choices that never go out of style — retro SMEG fridges and farmhouse sinks fall firmly …

Kitchens

The kitchen has always been known as the heart of the home, and it has undergone many incarnations through the decades. The 21st Century kitchen, …

3 Key Elements to Consider When Remodeling a Kitchen<p>The kitchen has always been known as the heart of the home, and it has undergone many …

Top 15 Flooring Ideas, Plus Costs Installed & Pros and Cons in 2017

Installing new flooring is a big decision. Because the floor is often the largest uninterrupted space in a room, the look and feel of the flooring …

19 Kitchen Makeover Before-And-Afters That Will Make Your Jaw Drop

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How to: Avoid unexpected renovating costs

<b>You’ve saved and saved for that much-needed bathroom reno, and every last little expense has been budgeted for… or so you thought.</b><p>There’s nothing …

Home Improvement