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Deck Versus Patio: Yes, There Is a Difference in Cost, Materials, Elevation, and More

Plus which one requires less maintenance.

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Yes, You Can Hide Your Neighbor’s House With a Ship Sail—Plus 4 More Patio Privacy Ideas

There’s even a cave on the list.

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The Best Place to Hang Your Backyard String Lights Isn’t Along the Porch

These spaces highlight everything from a pizza oven to a fence.

Portrait of Jeremiah Brent.

Jeremiah Brent Says He’d Never Put This Popular Decor Item in His House

Plus, four more things you won't ever see him do.

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London’s Newly Opened Africa Centre Will Make You Re-Fall in Love With Terracotta

And have a newfound appreciation for indigo.

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The Best Bookshelves Add Serious Storage and Can Even “Raise” Your Ceiling

Plus designers dish on how to choose the one for you.

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How a Maze of Connected Rooms Became This Designer’s Dream Walk-In Closet

Not an IKEA Pax system in sight.

IKEA’s New Vase Has a Hidden Feature That Makes Every Arrangement Look Professional

IKEA’s New Vase Has a Hidden Feature That Makes Every Arrangement Look Professional

Of course, it’s a collab with one of our favorite designers.

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This Pink Countertop Grain Cooker Is My Secret to No-Oven Summer Meals

Tiny, hardworking, and only $50.

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A 5-Week Reno Timeline Meant This Loft’s Dated Parquet Floors Had to Stay

Peep the designer’s fix, along with more speedy updates.

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These Fixer-Upper–Filled Cities Are Gold Mines for Renovators

All you need is $60,000 and a vision.

Living Room with Pink Sofa, Large Coffee Table, Checker Rug, and Bamboo Room DIvider

The Best Room Dividers Turn One Space Into Two

Neutral or patterned—the options are endless.

brown home exterior with wood door

What Those Sky-High Mortgage Rates Mean for Renovations

If you can’t buy it, build it.

Man standing in green garden.

A Mystical Redwood Hideaway That Delights at Every Turn

Topped with beehives and filled with storied objects.

Photography by Schoolhouse

Schoolhouse’s New Heirloom Lighting Is 20% Off Today

Including every major fixture in its president’s “utilitariglam” home.

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Skip the Freshly Baked Cookies—These Are the Scents That Sell Homes Faster

Your open house needs this other warm treat.

Front door.

The Thing First-Time Buyers Think Is a Deal Breaker…But This Design-Minded Agent Doesn’t

It can always be added down the road.

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How Ashley Graham Is Adjusting to the Suburbs, Plus Her Affordable Pool Towels

The model and mom of three joins us on “Design Time.”