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Expert Advice: 12 Tips for Making a Small Bedroom Look Bigger

I think we’ve all been there. Maybe you’ve just moved to the big city, or you grew up the youngest of many and drew the short straw when it came to …

Home Decorating

A builder who's overseen more than 50 projects explains the best way to make your beach house more rentable

But how do you make your place stand out from the rest?<p>Marnie Oursler, star of "Big Beach Builds," says that in resort areas especially, it comes down to space.<p>"Bedrooms are key for rentals," Oursler, the founder of custom building company Marnie Homes in Bethany Beach, Delaware, tells Business …

Real Estate

How to Decorate Your Home Like a Tulum Beach House

Décor inspired by your favorite tropical, bohemian hideaway.<p>The eclectic design and décor of Tulum has long lured visitors as much as its Yucatecan …

Design Strategies That Emphasize The Masculine Flair Of A Space

The world is full of stereotypes and preconceived notions that change the way we think or dictate the decisions we make in life. For example, when …

Interior Design

This Home Perfectly Captures the Mid-Century Modern Aesthetic - Los Angeles Magazine

It looks as if it sprang from decades past, down to some cleverly resurrected modernist furniture<p>Owners of midcentury modern homes tend to be …

Kitchens

How to Create a Danish-Cord Seating Surface

You've got to see it to beweave it<p>A bench is a great entry-level piece of furniture to build. It's useful and not as difficult to make as a chair. …

Joanna Gaines Offers Look At The Fixer Upper Rooms You Don't See

We've often wondered what goes on behind closed doors on <i>Fixer Upper</i>. We know that Chip and Joanna Gaines are wizards at re-envisioning a house in …

House H / HAO Design

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This project is a multipurpose space that combines a studio and exhibition space featuring furniture for …

Architecture

10 Easy Pieces: Wall-Mounted Magnetic Wood Knife Racks

We admit it; we’ve got a bit of a kitchen knife obsession going on at Remodelista. Several of us have invested in knives too handsome to hide in a …

This Crazy-Cool Designer Specializes in All-White Interiors—This Is Her Secret

While we aren't prone to playing favorites, there's one room style that makes our design hearts burst every time: an all-white interior. While in …

11 Ways to Teach Mindfulness to Kids

Mindfulness skills will serve your child well throughout her life.<p>Although mindfulness isn’t new—it’s rooted in Buddhist tradition—it only gained …

Mindfulness

These efficient modern prefabs raise the bar for shipping container homes

Delivered in 10 weeks<p>In our roundup of eco-friendly prefab homes you can buy right now, one of the newest companies featured is Honomobo, based in the Canadian province of Alberta. Launched last spring, the company builds modern homes, offices, studios, multi-family complexes, and more out of …

We all need to visit this beautiful eco-friendly house made of weed

If you’re sick of all the shitty news that seems to be constantly surrounding us, then you’re probably craving an escape.<p>And where better to head to …

Match Point: 10 Rooms Proving Tone-on-Tone Color Works

Why mix colors when just one will do? It might fly in the face of typical interior design advice, which advocates balance above all things, but …

Urban Outfitters
Storage Ideas

Shelf Help: Strategies to Style Your Open Shelves (And Keep Them Looking Neat)

Ask anyone who's lived in rental apartments with questionable design decisions, there's definitely a different vibe between embracing trends because …

Polished Feature Wall with Black River Pebbles Captivates at 22 Toh Yi Road

Every home has a certain distinct architectural feature or design quirk that makes it special and ensures that it stands out from the crowd. There …

Interior Design

10 Easy Pieces: Outdoor Sculptural Lounge Chairs

We like the idea of outdoor furniture acting as sculpture. The way a lounge chair rises up from a patch of grass like a Richard Serra or Barbara …

Furniture

6 Habits to Adopt When Decorating Your First Home (Without Breaking Up)

From the moment Jordan Rodgers stepped out of a black limo in front of <i>The Bachelor</i> mansion, we felt an undeniable spark between the sports …

10 Chic Bathroom Trends That Will Be Big in 2017

Because the room is no longer just about function.<p>If you've been holding off on renovating your bathroom, biding your time until the moment was just …

This is the battery case every serious iPhone photographer needs

Chances are, if you're serious about iPhone photography, you know all about Moment and its high-quality miniature lenses that attach to the …

How to Choose the Best Bathroom Sink for Your Space

Decorator Thom Filicia talks the pros and cons of the most popular styles<p>A bathroom sink is so much more than a functional necessity. It’s a serious design statement, with the power to define the look and feel of your space. Whether you’re searching for something spare and sculptural or sleek and …

Decoration Ideas: The power of mirrors explained in 10 pictures!

It's no secret that a gorgeous mirror in your home adds more than the opportunity to check that your outfit is on point before you leave the house, …

Home Decorating

The wonder of modern rustic styling in 9 photos

If you've been labouring under the illusion that rustic styling has to look old-fashioned or somehow historical, think again. When it's blended with …

16 modern bathrooms with fabulous showers!

If you've been thinking of upgrading your bathroom design but keep getting stuck on the style of shower you want to include, how about spending a few …

6 mistakes you probably make when designing your living room

Designing a living room isn’t as simple as you may think it is. As one of the most frequented spaces in one’s abode, the living room, family space or …

Walk-in wardrobes: 15 stunning ideas

Do you dream of having a spectacular space, dedicated to hanging, displaying and keeping all your treasured shoes and clothes safe? You're not alone, …

Interior Design

This impressive tool uses big data to predict your future

Internet users leave combined data trail of over 2.5 billion gigabytes a day. That’s a staggering amount of information, and it’s information that can tell us a lot about our futures.<p>Predictive World is a tool combining big data, demographic information and personalized data to give a creepily …

Best Mattresses for Guest Rooms

Company is coming, and the mattress in the guest room is old and lumpy. You want to replace it fast without spending a lot on a bed that will be …