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3 Splurges You Should Absolutely Splash Out On With a $10K Kitchen Budget

Make your storage personal.

You’d Never Know This Living Room’s Fresh Floors Were $3 Per Square Foot

Or that they’re faux wood.

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

Having endless options is key.

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14 Types of Kitchen Cabinets That Should Be on Every Renovator’s Radar

Shaker, glossy, tall—the whole gang’s here.

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How Leanne Ford Knows When Something’s Worth Keeping in a Reno

And when it’s worth replacing.

These Pros Saw a Ton of Value in Adding Just 250 Square Feet to Their L.A. Home

Bathroom Jenga followed.

The Sturdy Siding Material That Makes This Family House a Forever Home

More time for one another; less for painting and repairs.

A Chance Discovery Took This ’70s Bedroom’s Ceilings From 6 Feet to Sky-High

Raise the roof for this savvy reno.

Matching Your Backsplash to This Other Feature Instantly Ties the Kitchen Together

Our most-liked Instagram is total eye candy.

Watch an L.A. Designer Take His Tiny Kitchen From “Scaryville” to Chic

In five easy moves.

All the Mistakes We Made During Our $2.5K DIY Kitchen Remodel

And what we learned for next time.

7 Top Paint Brands Reveal Their Best-Selling Kitchen Cabinet Colors

Not all neutrals are created equal.

7 Designers Predict What Comes After Shaker Cabinets (Which Are Officially Everywhere)

Cure your fatigue with flat panels and integrated hardware.

This Low-Lift Wall Treatment Makes Dated Wood Paneling Look Of-the-Moment

Not just a blast from the 1950s.

4 Home Projects That Total to the Average $2,700 Tax Refund

In the market for a new kitchen floor?

This $25 Accessory Turns Ordinary Stoves Into Colorful Statements

Plus three more appliance hacks to try.

The Best Canvas in Your Home Isn’t a Blank White Wall—It’s the Floor

Ground your space with a solid hue or go full-on splatter mode.

Domino’s 14 New Rules of Reno*

*And remember: Rules are made to be broken.

Checkered Limestone Floors Instantly Elevated This Joint Mudroom-Laundry Space

The European-inspired feature is wolfhound-friendly.

These Will Be the Most Popular Months for Renovations in 2021

Get your dream deck done by summer.

$10K Later, This Reimagined Garage Is Fit for Nights by the Fire

In the corner: a full-on cocktail-making station.

The 4 Best Ways to Use a $5K Kitchen Renovation Budget

Carve out seating and storage, for starters.

Searches Are Up 500% in January for This Low-Key Bathroom Style

Five ideas to bookmark before you redo yours.

6 Storage and Seating Solutions You Can Squeeze Underneath the Stairs

One designer carved out a whole living room.

$35 MDF Boards Are the Secret Behind My New Project’s Emerald Archways

Sarah Sherman Samuel’s latest project, Gaia Cafe, is off to a colorful start.

Same Cabinetry, Same Appliances, But a Brand-New-Looking Kitchen

There’s room to get creative on a $13K budget.

You Don’t Have to Choose Between Open Shelving and Upper Cabinets

A two-in-one solution.

Almost 50% of Homeowners Are Building These Organizers Into Their Kitchens

Slots, niches, and dividers give everything a place.

13 Reno Budget Hacks, Straight From Leanne Ford

Scrappy is covering your oven in vinyl wrap.

An Addition in the Front Gave This Family More Space Without Losing the Yard

Bonus: A new porch for 6-feet-apart gatherings.

I’ve Designed 19 Rental Properties—These Details Get Guests to Hit “Book”

Curb appeal matters, but so do en suite bathrooms.

To Get the Look of a Marble Backsplash for Less, Shop the Bathroom Aisle

Working magic in a small L-shaped kitchen.

This Kitchen Has a Coffee Station, Pantry, and Wine Fridge—But You’d Never Know

The Montana space is a master of disguise.

After a Bright Makeover, This Cabin’s 7-Foot-High Ceilings Aren’t Such a Low Point

Finding light where there was none.

$600 Could Get You a Fancy Sink Faucet—Or This Whole Kitchen Makeover

Sage green paint and wallpaper included.

All the Ways to Stretch Your $1,000 Kitchen Renovation Budget

Plus how to calculate how much tile you should buy.

To Splurge on Burgundy Marble, This Renovator Saved on Her Kitchen Wall Treatment

The first-timer sourced almost everything online.

This Was the Most-Liked Bathroom Feature on Instagram in 2020

Double tap for a small space–friendly idea.

5 Renovations You Can Make to Your Kitchen When You Only Have $100

Fresh lighting? Not off the table.

This Designer Made $4K Hosting a New Kind of Garage Sale

Moving and decorating during a pandemic requires some pivots.

This Once-Taboo Kitchen Flooring Is Climbing the Ranks

Faux real, it’s cost-effective.

Leanne Ford’s Stylist Remodeled Her Poconos Colonial on a Shoestring Budget

The DIY chandelier cost thousands less than the inspiration.

4 Mistakes That Slow Down a Reno—And How to Avoid Them

Because time equals money.

5 Flooring Trends We’re Expecting to See Everywhere This Year

A step above ubiquitous white oak.

This Designer’s Tiny, Square San Francisco Home Is a Box of Tricks

Complete with tween-approved sliding headboards.

A Kitchen Reno for Just $1K? It Can Be Done

How this couple found a free sink and $20 tile.

The Entire Countertop and Backsplash in This Ski Chalet Kitchen Cost $200

Think beyond marble or quartz.

We Knocked $100K Off Our Reno Budget With a Little-Known Tax Credit

Salvaged sinks, signs, and cabinets helped, too.

4 Things We Learned From Restoring Our Historic ’70s Home on Fire Island

First-timers share their hard-earned wisdom.