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The Right White Paint Took This Apartment From ’80s Pink to Calm and Collected

Plus five more swatches a designer swears by.

Yes, Your Fridge Can Go at the End of a Peninsula—Here’s How

Meet the “frigloo.”

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

Having endless options is key.

Sponsored By GE C by GE

This Windowless Bathroom Exudes Nothing but Bright, Light Energy

A specific tile made all the difference.

The Latest In Renovation

How a Designer Made Up for Lost Storage After Ditching a Wall in Her Tiny Kitchen

Her space is an ode to contrast.

5 Sustainable Reno Ideas You Might Have Missed From Adrian Grenier’s Home Tour

Even the insulation is eco-friendly.

More Than Half of Fixer-Upper Homeowners Tackle This Reno First

Including our very own style director.

The 5 White Wall Paints That Go Best With White Cabinets

Plus four non-neutrals to consider.

A Round Window and Pink Marble Accents Make for a Not-Your-Average Pergola

The founders of London’s 2LG Studio took their yard from overgrown to avant-garde.

We Made Our Ojai Ranch House Open-Concept—And Saved $4K Doing It

And what it really cost to hire an engineer.

All the Biggest Design Trends in One Tiny U-Shaped Kitchen

Down to the terrazzo waterfall countertop.

This New Jersey Family’s 900-Square-Foot Basement Got a High-Contrast Makeover

A rainbow mural meets the perfect black paint.

This Common Mistake Could Reduce Your Home’s Value as Much as 30%

All your other updates will have been for nothing.

Garages of the Future Won’t Be Eyesores Anymore

Kelly Wearstler envisions travertine floors—and (yes!) furniture.

47% of People Admit They Would Splurge on This Unusual Type of Home

Do you believe in fate?

Matilda Goad’s Insta-Famous Stove Surround Is Actually a Steal

The creative’s London house is a laboratory for experimentation.

Brooklyn Decker Designed a Farmhouse Exterior That’s Got Great ROI

And it’s essentially maintenance-free.

A Flooded Kitchen Spurred This Family of 5 to Tackle Their Dream Reno

Here’s how they did it during a pandemic.

Refreshing Our Old Kitchen Cabinets Cost Only $100

Which made way for black marble countertops.

A New Use-It-Anywhere Material Has the Look of Plaster Without the Fussy Install

And you’ll never have to repaint again.

This Clever Murphy Bed Creates a Guest-Room Nook Where There Isn’t One

The swinging door offers total privacy.

What to Know About Nailing the Right Kitchen Cabinet Depth

There is such a thing as taking it too far.

All You Need Is 30 Square Feet to Put a Sauna Right Next to Your Shower

You can practically feel the stress leaving your body.

Chevron Tiles and Mismatched Mirrors Help Energy Flow in This Feng Shui Bathroom

Symmetry doesn’t always equal balance.

Pros Will Try to Sell You on This Reno, But It Won’t Actually Up Your Home’s Value

A new app gives you the lowdown on resale.

This $5K Kitchen Overhaul Makes a Convincing Case for Laminate Countertops

And for turning design leftovers into a main course.

This $28 Purchase Solved a Designer’s All-Too-Common Wall Eyesore

Mind if we vent for a moment?

You Have a Kitchen and a Dining Room—But What About This Bonus Space?

This designer’s nook fosters calm in the morning.

Refashioned Pipes Keep This London It Girl’s Candy Land Closet Organized

Same with the scuff-proof shelves.

The Secret to a Comfortable Kitchen: The Right Countertop Height

A few small tweaks made this space the perfect fit.

Leanne Ford’s 3 Tricks for Exposing Cottage-Approved Rafters

Without giving up insulation.

The Cool Factor Isn’t the Only Reason to Invest in This Window Style

More glass, better views.

These 3 Paint Colors Are Primed for Selling Your House

Lessons learned from 10,000 Zillow deals.

A Chic Answer to the Classic Doggie Door, Courtesy of an Atlanta Designer

No plastic flap in sight.

These New Kitchen Cabinets Cost 40% Less Than Typical Made-to-Order Ones

Customize yours down to the drawer organizer.

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.

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

Make your storage personal.

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.

You Don’t Have to Demo Your Old Floors to Get New Ones

This genius product is $3-per-square-foot.

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

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

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

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