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Windows 101: We Answer Your Most Essential Questions

Materials, panes, cleaning, and more.

3 Easy Ways to Bring Chip and Jo’s Favorite Accent Home

We're talking all things shiplap.

How to Turn Antique Tables Into Chic Decor

Refresh your space with a little bit of Krylon® color.

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Terrazzo is Trending—Here Are 8 Cool Finds, at Every Price Point

Yes, you can afford it.

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How to Light Your Christmas Tree Like a Pro

See our steps for perfectly lit holiday decor.

Apps That Will Make You Feel Like a Designer

Renovations are about to get a whole lot easier.

Yes, Your Door Needs This Ultra-Cool DIY Palm Wreath

It’s the new evergreen.

How to DIY a French Tufted Mattress

The decor staple you need.

The Christmas Tree–Lighting Hack Every Home Deserves

Ornaments not required.

DIY Christmas Ornaments That Look Anything But Handmade

Craft your way to a better holiday.

4 Changes You Need to Make to Your Cookie-Cutter Home STAT

HGTV's newest star gave us her tips for bringing character to a new build.

Easy and Inexpensive Last Minute DIY Costume Ideas

Maximum impact, minimum effort.

How to Host a Halloween Party Like a Grown-Up

You don't have to be kitschy just because the holiday is.

How to Save Serious $ at Your Next Trip to Bed Bath & Beyond

Employees share the discount hacks that make a big difference.

How to DIY a Costume from the Hardware Store

Easy, affordable costumes from an unlikely source.

Designers Share Their All-Time Favorite Ikea Hacks

These inspiring reinventions are worth the try.

Hacks We Learned From Our Favorite Plant-Filled Homes

Your green thumb can be rescued yet.

5 Old-School Cleaning Hacks Using Items You Already Have

Mom-approved tips that will save you time and money.

Extremely Organized People All Have This One Thing in Common

Hint: It happens in the kitchen.

15 Effortless Ways to Keep Cool Without an AC

Experts spill their tried-and-true tricks.

10 Paint Mistakes That Make You Look Like a Rookie

Experts dish on the most common painting mistakes—and how to avoid them.

Stylish Ways To Hide Your Ugly Radiator And Other Common Household Eyesores

For the parts of your home you'd rather remain unseen.

The Unlikely Inspiration Behind Ikea’s Latest Collection

Ikea hackers are going to obsess over this one.

Every Question You’ve Ever Had About Curtains, Answered

Your go-to guide for picking window treatments.

11 Costly Home Renovation Mistakes to Avoid

Interior designers share the most expensive mistakes they’ve ever seen clients make.

Affordable Wedding DIYs That Look More Luxe Than They Are

We have ALL the ideas.

1 Item, 3 Ways: Boundless Uses For Your Basic Basket

Transform a functional basic with a bit of paint.

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Amazing Bathroom Vanities You Won’t Believe You Can DIY

Create a one-of-a-kind bathroom vanity with these easy DIYs and building plans.

15 Things Your Cleaning Person Wants to Tell You—But Won’t

Are you and your housekeeper on the same page? Find out.

5 Ways to Hack Ikea’s Most Popular Statement Light

These are the best Sinnerlig pendant lamp hacks we’ve ever seen.

Small Space Mudroom Solutions with The Makerista, Gwen Hefner

Easy tips and tricks for an organized entryway.

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14 Projects You Should Stop DIY-ing NOW (and Why)

Do more than just the same old pins.

Designer-Approved DIYs That Are Actually Worth a Try

Nine project the pros have tried—and loved.

DIY July 4th Decor You’ll Actually Want To Display

How to host an outdoor fete in red, white, and blue!