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This DIY Floral Installation Is the Only Bridal Shower Decor You Need

It’s easier than it looks.

How to DIY a French Tufted Mattress

Six steps to the reading nook of your dreams.

6 Paint Projects You Shouldn’t Tackle Solo

Leave these to the pros.

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How One Stylist Gave Her Kid’s Sad Bike a Chic Makeover

All hail a good garage sale (and terracotta paint).

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This Kitchen Reno Relied on a Hardware Store Staple

And it only cost about $325.

9 Hard-and-Fast Lessons in How to Decorate the Humble Shelf

From color-coded books to palette play.

The Unconventional Way Millennials Are Making Home Buying More Affordable

Cohabitation isn’t just for couples.

We Spotted the Dreamiest Marble DIY Idea at New York Fashion Week

And it’s less than $100.

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

Are you and your housekeeper on the same page?

When Your Closet Is at Capacity, It’s Time to Try This Storage Idea

Garment rack 2.0.

I’m No DIY Pro, But This IKEA Hack Took Me 10 Minutes Flat

My bed frame is totally transformed.

Millennials Are Leaving This House-Hunting Method Behind

A DIY approach to real estate.

Bubble Glazing Isn’t Just Satisfying to Watch, It’s a Cinch to DIY

Spice up your boring white tableware.

How to Turn a Vase Into a Lamp—With Zero Electrical Know-How

Three steps and you’re done.

This Designer Transformed an Awkward Nook Into a Custom Closet

The ultimate IKEA hack.

When It Comes to Easy Upkeep Greenery, Air Plants Win

Here’s how to give them the best life possible.

5 IKEA Pax Hacks That Give Our Nonfunctional Closets Hope

Rookie DIYers, this one’s for you.

Mandy Moore’s Architect Knows the Secret to Gaining Square Footage

Without changing the floor plan.

The Best Cleaning Product Only Costs About $1

You probably already have it, too.

The No. 1 Moving Expense You Shouldn’t Be Wasting Your Money On

Instead, try these hacks from Domino’s editors.

What People Wish They Knew Before Buying Their First Homes

Notes from the pros.

Halle Berry’s Low-Maintenance Houseplant Has the Most Adorable Name

Psst: It’s virtually impossible to kill.

I’ve Used These Container Store Shelves in Every Apartment I’ve Had

They’re a renter’s dream.

Let It Go: This Exterior Home Improvement Isn’t Worth the Money

Invest in these upgrades instead.

We Solved Our Entryway Shoe Pile with a Simple Storage Swap

There's more to this window seat than meets the eye.

How to Be a World-Class Cactus Parent, According to the Experts

Hint: Water is the enemy.

The Backsplash DIY That’s the Answer to Our Rental-Kitchen Prayers

Not your average peel-and-stick.

We’re Demystifying How to Paint Your Kitchen Cabinets

Yes, you can cover laminate.

The Most Intimidating Reno DIY Is Easier Than You’d Think

Dare we say, more so than painting.

This Designer’s New Wall-to-Wall Headboard Is Actually an Optical Illusion

Here’s how she tricked the eye.

This Kitchen Reno Trick Is Basically Money Back in Your Pocket

One designer saved $3,000.

You Won’t Find This Chic DIY Standing Desk in a Corporate Office

Plus two other ideas to steal from a workspace makeover.

How We Paid Off $266K in Debt in 3 Years to Afford Our Fixer-Upper

Eight secrets from a money-savvy homeowner.

Affordable Wedding DIYs That Look Way More Luxe Than They Are

Here comes the glue gun.

5 Exceptions to the Rule That It Costs Less to DIY

The pros do the math.

Would You Style Your Bookcase This Way?

One prop stylist likes to treat titles as art.

Try This 5-Minute Hack to Disguise an Unsightly TV

An easy DIY.

If You Can’t Keep Greenery Alive to Save Your Life, Meet the ZZ Plant

This laid-back species thrives on neglect.

This Easy DIY Proves That Faux Terrazzo Is as Cool as the Real Deal

You can't mess it up.

The Biggest Regret Homeowners Have About Renting Out Their Space

The costs can stack up—even before opening your door.

Anyone Can Turn a Dresser Into a Bathroom Vanity

Six things to know before you DIY.

Read This Before Attempting to Put Lights on Your Christmas Tree

No more tangled strings.

Renovators Swear by This Pendant Light Hack

No need to call the electrician.

Don’t Sign a Lease Without Asking These 10 Questions First

Real estate agents tell all.

How to Be Creative When You Haven’t Picked Up a Paintbrush in Years

Artist Ashley Mary has a few ideas for everyone.

Sarah Sherman Samuel DIY-ed Her Son’s Circus-Inspired Bed in a Weekend

She built it out of plywood (but you’d never guess it).

Gigi Hadid’s Holiday Wreath DIY in Four Simple Steps

A fresh idea for a Friendsgiving gathering.

If You’ve Always Wanted a Parisian Mantel, This DIY Is Your Chance

It’s only two steps.

The $12 Container Store Find That Totally Changed My Gallery Wall

Basically 3-D art.