Renovations

This Beautiful Kitchen Trend Keeps Going and Going and Going

We write a lot about trends for the kitchen, because we want you to know what's out there, and seeing beautiful and new ideas is fun. But the truth, …

Home Decorating

Chip and Joanna Gaines unveil cover of new gratitude-themed 'Magnolia Journal'

It's been a year since Chip and Joanna Gaines, the beloved couple behind HGTV's "Fixer Upper," launched "The Magnolia Journal," their quarterly home decor and lifestyle publication.<p>On Tuesday, the magazine's fourth issue dropped. Joanna shared the cover on Instagram and TODAY Home got a sneak peek …

Joanna Gaines

The Kitchen Work Triangle: Design Myth or Must-Have?

There are few words whispered with more veneration than 'the kitchen work triangle' — a decades-old term that still dominates kitchen design today. …

Kitchens

9 Ikea Kitchen Hacks That Change Everything

Kitchens are superfunctional spaces, and it can be difficult to balance function and style. But kitchens are also one of the best places in your home for you to get creative, and nothing lets you express your creativity while maintaining functionality like some good Ikea hacks. Try a simple DIY …

Home Decorating

16 Before-And-After Home Makeover Photos That Are Honestly Quite Inspiring

The glow up is real.

Home

10 Home Upgrades That Boost Resale Value -- and How to Pay for Them -- The Motley Fool

The housing market is still recovering, but these updates are full of earning potential.<p>Like most HGTV addicts, I caught the home renovation bug …

Home Improvement

Factors to Consider during a Half Bath Remodel - KUKUN

Half bathrooms, or powder rooms as they’re also commonly called, are an important and sometimes overlooked space in your home. They may be small but …

Home Decorating

The 'Fixer Upper' Silos are quickly becoming the Times Square of Waco

It's safe to say “Fixer Upper” couple Chip and Joanna Gaines have taken over Waco. With their expanding home renovation and design business, bed and breakfast rentals, and newly announced restaurant opening, the Gaineses have made their mark in Texas.<p>But no other venture has turned Waco into the …

Joanna Gaines

Chip Gaines revealed why Joanna almost left him over a trip to Mexico

“Fixer Upper” star Chip Gaines apparently needed to majorly fix up the way he ran his businesses back when he and his wife, Joanna, first dated, according to an excerpt from the HGTV star’s new book.<p>"By the time I was in my mid-twenties, I was knee-deep in three different businesses, and I'd been …

Chip Gaines

Design on a Budget: 5 Remodeling Hacks Under $40

Budget-friendly remodeling ideas—from wall-mounted peg racks to subway tiles that cost 50 cents each—caught the Remodelista editors’ attention this …

Home

6 Kitchen Design Ideas to Transform the Heart of Your Home

The number of kitchen design ideas out there is downright dizzying. For homeowners looking to make a home improvement—anything from an affordable …

Home

Joanna Gaines's Latest Message May Inspire You to Get Back in the Kitchen

Chip and Joanna Gaines's fourth issue of <b>Magnolia Journal</b> centers around the theme of gratitude. In "a note from Jo," Joanna expresses her thankfulness for cooking. A small change in attitude enabled her to find joy in cooking, a chore she used to feel apprehensive about. If you can relate to …

Joanna Gaines

Nate Berkus Thinks These Two Kitchen Updates Are Worth The Splurge

You might just be surprised on where to spend and where to save.<p>Kitchen renovation costs can add up quickly regardless if you're making a few simple …

Lifestyle

Before & After: A Dated Kitchen's New Look Without a Remodel

Angelica's kitchen was functionally fine, it just felt a little cramped and generic for her tastes. With some smart DIY projects, a few cosmetic …

Kitchens

23 cheap and cheerful garden fencing ideas

Finishing your garden off perfectly can seem like a tricky task, especially when you don't have a huge budget left to play with, but ask any …

Landscaping

9 Ways to Make Your Kitchen Look and Feel Bigger

Those who say "good things come in small packages" probably don't have to contend with small-kitchen challenges like crammed cupboards and limited …

Home Decorating

Kitchen of the Week: A Green-Tiled Island in an Indoor-Outdoor Kitchen

Two kitchen trends that we’re seeing on the horizon: The return of the 1970s-style tiled countertop, an economical option that provides a durable …

Architecture

Colored Kitchen Appliances Infused With Retro Charm Are Making A Comeback

Anyone can add color to a kitchen using floor tiles, light fixtures or the usual small accessories. However, few dare to venture into the realm of …

Retro

9 Eye-Catching Kitchens That Are Totally Inspiring - Paper & Stitch

It wasn’t very long ago that I shared my kitchen update at the studio, but I think I’m about to start work on it <i>again.</i> Very soon.<p>Wait, what?! Well, …

DIY

Inside a Historic Craftsman Kitchen Renovation

Paint saves the day yet again<p>There's a lot to love about Craftsman houses, especially a historic one (built in 1905, to be exact) steps from the beach in Santa Monica. There's the charming gabled roof, the deep-set porch, the exposed wood details—together, they exude a quaint sense of Americana …

Santa Monica

Joanna Almost Wasn’t the One! Chip Gaines Reveals How He was ‘Hell-Bent’ on Making Another Woman His Wife

Can you imagine a world without Chip and Joanna Gaines as a couple? It almost happened!<p>In the fall issue of the HGTV stars’ magazine, <i>The Magnolia</i> …

Chip Gaines

Joanna Gaines on How She Avoids Resenting the Dull Duties of Motherhood: They're 'Reminders of How Blessed We Are'

Joanna Gaines may be the star of a hit HGTV show, the boss of several business and the designer behind a plethora of home décor lines, but underneath …

Joanna Gaines

20 Rustic Kitchen Shelving Ideas with Timeless Rugged Charm

Warm, inviting and timeless, rustic design elements transport you back in time and give your home a simpler, cozier ambiance. In a modern, urban …

Home Decorating

Read an excerpt from Chip Gaines' 'Capital Gaines'

Chip Gaines has shared many of his successes with America. He hosts HGTV's phenomenally popular <i>Fixer Upper</i> with his wife Joanna<i>.</i> The duo also wrote <i></i>the <i></i>best-selling book <i>The Magnolia Story</i>, which debuted at No. 2 on the USA TODAY Best Selling Books list.<p>But you can't have success without some failure. …

Chip Gaines

Q&A: Chip Gaines on his new book, future plans and 'stupid stuff'

Chip Gaines gets down to business in his new book, <i>Capital Gaines: The Smart Things I've Learned From Doing Stupid Stuff</i> (Thomas Nelson) out October 17. His successes are well known, both as co-host with his wife Joanna for HGTV's <i>Fixer Upper</i> and as co-author of their book, <i>The Magnolia Story</i>, which …

Chip Gaines

Use These Laundry Room Design Hacks to Save Thousands Anywhere

Yep, you read that right<p>Get it out of your head that a small decorating budget means a less beautiful outcome. Take this young Los Angeles family's laundry room remodel. "The client was on a budget, but also wanted the laundry room to stand out just as much as the rest of the home," Shannon …

Home Decorating

Chip and Joanna Gaines' friend tells all: 'What you see is what you get it'

"Real" is not typically a word that's associated with reality TV stars, but a good friends of Chip and Joanna Gaines insists the HGTV stars are exactly that.<p>“I’ve known Chip and Joanna a long time and they're wonderful people,” Jill Barrett told Fox News. “They’re true blue, real deal, very, very …

Chip and Joanna Gaines

20 fantastic ideas for small kitchens

Get a dose of some of the best kitchen designs that you could incorporate in small rooms. Yes, size matters, but you can always try making something …

Interior Design

Selling Your Home? Buyers Love These 7 Design Features

So you should probably have them in your house<p>Staging your home to sell can feel more like an art than a science—stack these books here, pull this chair over there—but Trulia recently looked to the numbers to determine the features most often used as selling points. The real-estate site looked …

Houses

Ideas for Tackling Small Kitchen Storage Shortages in Style

A perpetual curse of the small apartment is the small kitchen, and a perpetual curse of the small kitchen is lack of storage. Sure, only having 18 …

Tiny House Movement