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floral wallpaper with a large dresser-turned-vanity

Everything There Is to Know About Turning a Dresser Into a Vanity

A pro renovator shares his six tips.

brass cabinets

Cambria’s Latest Countertops Combine Two of the Most Popular Kitchen Materials

Quartz with cool factor.

black kitchen

This Design Editor’s Quick-Install Kitchen Is Like a “Sexy Matte-Black Mercedes”

A reno made possible without an architect or contractor.

purple powder bathroom

How a Designer-Builder Couple Pulled Off a Soulful Renovation Knowing They Planned to Sell

This use of color will make you—and open-house guests—feel zen.

burgundy marble kitchen counters

Burgundy Marble Counters Are In, But Designers Also Love These 4 Stones

Calacatta Viola, meet silver travertine.

Home with palm trees and white exterior

I Write a Column About Curb Appeal—Here’s What I Did to Improve Mine

From my siding go-to to my must-have front door.

floral wallpapered breakfast room

So Long, Granite and Dark Wood Kitchen; Hello, Cozy Breakfast Nook and Hidden Pantry

Widen an arch, shift a fridge…and voilà!

white kitchen

Thanks to IKEA Sektion Cabinets and an Etsy Island, My Guest Room Is Now a Partial Kitchen

An under-$3,000 food-prep space (minus the appliances).

Home with dark exterior and copper gutters

Exactly How “the Worst Home on the Best Block” Got Its Dreamy Dark Exterior

And the secret to its copper gutters.

black and white house

By Stealing a Sliver of Space From the Kitchen, This Narrow Home Got an Indoor-Outdoor Tub

The backyard welcomed a separate sunken office.

industrial kitchen with marble island

This 2020 Addition Looks Nothing Like the Original Tudor, Except for One Detail

Here’s how the designer subtly tied them together.

green laundry room

An Old English Laundry Room Reno That’s Still Extremely Practical

This Indianapolis designer calls these bins life changing.

man in a suit

Nate Berkus Stands By Putting These Living Room Staples in Your Kitchen

“I don’t want to look at a blender.”

pale blue entryway with faux built-in storage

This Monochrome Entryway Built-In Is Actually a Kitchen Cabinet

Coats, dog bowls, and kibble all have a place now.

wood range hood accents

A Fashion-Forward Renovation Had This Fixer-Upper Ready to List in 9 Weeks

An It color range and limewash walls led the way.

light-filled modern bathroom with floating tub

An (Almost) Completely New Layout Revived This Beige Builder-Grade Bathroom

The ’90s no more.

warm white kitchen on green background

Finding Out My New Counters Would Cost $1,800 Was the Good Kind of Sticker Shock

A first-time homeowner’s Baltimore kitchen reno.

bathroom with bold floor tile

How a Designer Fit a Soaking Tub, Double Vanity, and Laundry Into an Attic Bathroom

Awkward ceilings were no match for this 250-square-foot reno.