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If “Less Is More” Is Your Motto, These 9 Shaker-Style Cabinets Are for You

Simplicity has staying power.

In This Garage-Turned-Den, the Bed and TV Are Sneakily Disguised

Walnut plywood and paint changed the 315-square-foot space.

Smart Lighting Is The Centerpiece of Our $1.5K Sunroom Remodel

No electrician required.

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A Key Storage Tweak for Under $300 Took This Rental Bath From ’90s to New

Getting rid of the glass shower door helped, too.

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Why I Paid $2K to Rip Out All of My Kitchen Cabinets

And what I replaced them with.

The Kitchen Cabinet Color Our Editors Predict Will Be Everywhere in 2021

We narrowed the trend down to an exact shade.

Reduce Your Water Usage by 44%—Without Lifting a Finger

Just in time for holiday dishwashing.

The Overlooked Room Homeowners Are Renovating Before They Move

You can recoup 40 to 80 percent of your investment.

Unlocking a Bedroom’s Hidden Square Footage Made Space for Baby No. 2

The solution? An “interlocking jigsaw.”

You Can Fit a Seriously Stylish Kitchen Into 285 Square Feet

Celine pink cabinets and emerald backsplash tiles collide.

Flexibility Is the Name of the Game for 2021’s Top Kitchen Layout

Three ways to take advantage of the floor plan.

We Wanted Cedar Walls—But This Affordable Alternative Cost Half the Price

It’s the unexpected hero of our entire Rhode Island reno.

More Practical Than Plaster and Cement: This Material Is on Our Reno Radar

Use it on countertops, floors, cabinets—literally anywhere.

Sliding Closet Doors Are a Bummer—Unless You Make This $45 Update

Take it with you when you move.

Your Kitchen Lighting Is a Missed Opportunity for Storage

Make it double duty and dimmable.

The #StickofButter Trend Has Officially Reached the Kitchen

Big Chill is warming up appliances—even the fridge.

After Their House Burned Down, This Couple Moved Into a 150-Square-Foot Airstream

Step inside their vintage-filled home on wheels.

Can You Spot the Optical Illusion in This Mint Green Kitchen?

When your home is 660 sq. ft., no trick is off limits.

It Took $150K and a Special Paint to Kid-Proof Our Brooklyn Kitchen

With three children under 10, anything can happen.

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9 Kitchens With Dark Cabinets That Are Cozy, Not Cave-Like

Some are even a bit playful.

This Teen Bathroom Makeover Brings an Iconic Arcade Game to Life

Mosaic tiles “Pac” a punch.

This Color Is Still the Most Popular for Bathroom Countertops and Walls

Here’s how you can play it up.

Top Paint Brands Reveal the 6 Exterior Colors Flying Off the Shelves

Now make them your own.

A Pink Screen Door Revamp That’ll Have You Reconsidering the Exterior Feature

This $99 DIY brings fresh air (and style) in.

A Designer Converted This Shipping Container Into a Graphic Home Office

Commute time: a few seconds.

Shopping Our Own Home Saved Us Hundreds on Our $3K Bathroom Remodel

As did installing the tile ourselves.

For $5, Turn Your Drab Light Switches and Outlets Into Art

Bring back this favorite childhood craft.

Cleverly Designed Kitchen Islands That Check Off Storage and Seating

Double up on function.

A Light Redesign Turned This Underused L.A. Yard Into a Yearlong Hangout

The end of summer doesn’t mean the end of entertaining outdoors.

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The Lowdown on Making the Most of Your Kitchen Base Cabinets

This spot isn’t just for flatware, pots, and pans.

A Forest Green Nashville Kitchen That Doubled in Size

Plus, a waterfall island that only looks like real marble.

Renovators Are Moving Away From This Shower-Floor Material

Something more affordable is taking its place.

Follow This Design Duo’s 4 Tips and Your Reno Will Never Go Out of Style

Maybe terrazzo isn’t the answer to everything.

This Pro Organizer Had the Best Solution for Her Tricky Corner Cabinets

Blind spots and sad laminate counters called for a reno.

7 Ways to Give Wood Kitchen Cabinets Personality Without Paint

Serpentine-shaped doors go against the grain.

The Kitchen Island Design Shea McGee Wants to See Stick

She even included it in her own Utah home.

Benjamin Moore’s 2021 Color of the Year Is Made for Kitchen Cabinets

We’ve been seeing it in some of our favorite spaces.

Do Your New Kitchen Cabinets Justice With One of These Pull Options

Nine styles that are the cherry on top.

In This A-Frame Cabin, a Family Stacked a Bedroom on Top of a Movie Loft

A double-duty staircase leads the way.

Smeg’s New Refrigerator Style Can Fit 26 Bags of Groceries

You can’t say the same for its retro counterpart.

How This Laminate-Clad Basement Went From Eyesore to Bright Family Hangout

A reading nook and laundry closet happily coexist.

Jason Wu Gives Us a Peek of What Comes After Matte Black Faucets

Why his collection is all in this cool finish.

An Extra 200 Square Feet Was Hiding in This Attic Bedroom All Along

It only cost $6K to uncover it.

These Rippling Kitchen Cabinets Aren’t as Pricey as They Look

This affordable wood is at the core.

Bring Your Reno Bill Down With These DIY Kitchen Cabinet Ideas

Only one of them is paint.

This Couple Is Renovating an Abandoned British Estate Entirely on Their Own

It was once owned by a King of England.

One Designer on How to Make Your Screened-In Porch Usable This Winter

Plus the bonus room that should be your top priority.

For 20 Years, the Best Feature in This ’50s Bungalow Went Unexposed

Open sesame—then paint everything white.

The Farmhouse Sink Trend Has Hit Bathrooms, But Not in the Way You Think

A bit rustic, a touch Brutalist.