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The Most Practical Place for a Secret Door Is in Your Kitchen

This walk-in pantry idea is gaining traction.

Geometric Wainscoting and Floral Wallpaper Amp Up a Previously Boring Bathroom

The House That Lars Built’s founder makes a case for maximalism.

Smart Lighting Was the Game-Changer in Our 200-Square-Foot Family Room Remodel

Having endless options is key.

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Almost Everything in This Kitchen Reno Was Thrifted, Including the House

In Finland, even zellige tiles are on Craigslist.

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This Hack on Top of a Hack Is the Affordable Way to Get a Statement Range Hood

The marble backsplash is also not as it appears.

In a Game of “Would You Rather,” 56% of Home Buyers Would Pick This Over a Pool

It’s a year-round perk.

The Cabinet Color for Our $2.4K Kitchen Reno Was Inspired by Korean Celadon Pottery

The mosaic backsplash recalls the 1988 Seoul Olympics.

These Clever Tiles (Made Out of Eggshells!) Are the New Answer to Terrazzo

Similar speckled flecks, but with a sustainable spin.

The Black Paint That Took This Facade From “Flat and Square” to Sophisticated Scandi

You won’t recognize the cinder-block fence either.

The New Way Everyone Will Be Using Carrara Marble, According to One Reno Expert

Block Renovation calls it “chef’s kiss.”

This Mom of Two Turned Her Own Childhood Home Into an Airy Scandi Dream

White paint, an open plan, and built-ins transformed the 1923 house.

This Designer Saved Her Clients $5K With a Faux Fireplace That Doesn’t Look “Slapped On”

A touch of black paint makes it appear legit.

A 16-Foot Pink Concrete Table Connects This French Home’s Living and Dining Areas

And there’s a fireplace embedded in it.

All the Little Custom Details (Cast-Bronze Baby Feet!) I Added to My Pasadena Home

By Salad for President’s Julia Sherman.

A Former Historic Preservation Board Member Drops Her Reno Wisdom

Five tips from her own six projects.

This Easy-to-Overlook Step Can Add $4K to Your Kitchen Renovation Budget

City dwellers, consider this cost off the bat.

Wake Up Your Snoozy Subway Tile Shower With This Simple Addition

A little leaf motif or herringbone trim is all it takes.

This ’90s L.A. Home Got a Major Glow Up With Fluted Wood and Arches

The staircase’s elevated refresh hinges on this small change.

The Color-Coded Cabinets in This Kitchen Makes Organizing a Breeze

Never second-guess which drawer your silverware is in again.

Jenna Lyons’s Freshly Redone Kitchen Has the Best Fridge Camouflage

A reason to go monochrome.

Swap Out Your Rental-Grade Fixtures in One Go With This Customizable Kit

We’re looking at you, boob light.

An Interior Hammock and Some Paint Brought This Bungalow Into Cozy-Cool Territory

With most of the knotty pine wall paneling still intact.

This Couple’s Reno Mistakes Only Add to the Charm of Their 19th-Century House

The result: “Warm minimalism–meets–modern château.”

An Elevated Take on a Rustic Bathroom Calls for Multicolored Marble Floor Tile

It’s a jewel-tone paradise for your feet.

This Relaxed Backyard Reno Nails Rustic Minimalism With Imperfect Flagstone

And a chic stock tank pool.

In 3 Days, Everything About This Once Beige Bathroom Changed

From the windows to, yes, the walls.

How This Photographer’s Studio by Day Turns Into a Guesthouse at Night

It’s all about hiding the computers.

The (Almost Too) Easy Way to Turn Your Plain Square Hallways Into Archways

So long, straight lines.

It Took Two to Spice Up the White Subway Tile in This Kitchen

Size and shade are everything.

The Layout Tweak That Made This 27-Square-Foot Bathroom Feel Less Mini

And a grout hack for when you’re working in black and white.

An 18th-Century Farmhouse Revived by None Other Than the Founders of Hawkins New York

Many (many) shades of pink paint were tested.

With Some Serious Rearranging, This Texas Home’s Den Became the Kitchen

Lower oakwood cabinets make the most of the new layout.

A $200 Storage DIY Helped This Homeowner Fake Her New Kitchen’s Old-World Charm

“I wanted it to look like it had always been there.”

This Revamped L.A. Backyard Shouts Pure Summer (and There’s Not a Pool in Sight)

Chic hardscaping transports you to Spain.

How This Homeowner Tackled 3 Bathroom Renos in 4 Months

It took $25,000, a little nerve, and a lot of creativity.

Here’s How Much Replacing the Front Door Will Boost Your Home’s Value

That classic Dutch option is calling your name.

This Designer’s $3,500 Reno Hinged on Finding a Contractor Through an App

Why it’s not as nerve-racking as you’d think.

When This Designer Came Home to Find His Ceiling in His Tub, an Epic Reno Followed

Leading to an exposed brick discovery.

This Home’s Living Room Roof Was an Opportunity for a Dreamy Bedroom Terrace

The key: Lightweight IKEA decking.

Why Millennial Home Buyers’ Renovation Estimates Tend to Be $15K Off

Even if it’s not a fixer-upper.

An Indiana DIYer Turned Her Garage Into a Living Room (Terrazzo Fireplace Included)

Laying down the new flooring was the easy part.

The Addition That Made This Bathroom’s 1920s Archways Feel Right for 2021

Resale value was top of mind for the designer.

This Designer’s Tangerine-Everything Tulsa Living Room Mirrors Her Monochrome Wardrobe

A bold carpet swatch started it all.

An Under-the-Radar IKEA Hack Brand Is Behind This Kitchen’s Chic Shaker Cabinets

English cottage vibes for $19 per square foot.

This Couple Was Quoted $15K for Their Peninsula—So They DIYed It for $1.5K

*Do* go chasing waterfalls.

This Kitchen Color Might Be Trending, But It Could Hurt Your Resale Value

Good news: This bathroom hue will put $5,000 back in your pocket.

Tackle Every Outdoor Project Before Summer Ends With This All-in-One Service

The collab just made yard transformations a breeze.

A Retro, Buttercup Yellow Detail Anchors This Mid-Century Modern Kitchen Reno

And it still works like a charm.

In This Portland Home Reno, Quirky ’80s Elements Were a Good Thing

Blue-accented terrazzo: Yea or nay?