The Latest In Renovation

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This Kitchen Backsplash Looks Like a Stone Slab, But Costs $8K Less

All thanks to this clever purchase.

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The Container Store Shelving That’s Seen This Renter Through 3 Apartments

See how she installed it in her latest living room.

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With a Good Layout in Place, This Kitchen Reno Was About Gaining More Counter Space

Clever moves made in inches, not feet.

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I Could Have Sworn These $40-Per-Pack “Tiles” Were Actually Zellige

Turns out, they’re an easy DIY.

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Loeffler Randall’s Founder Keeps a Fully Stocked Candlestick Rack in Her New Kitchen

Not to mention, she made pea green cabinets cool.

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4 Ways to Reimagine Old-School Bifold Closet Doors

Don’t take them off the track just yet.

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6 Renovating Myths I Uncovered While Getting My General Contractor’s License

Yes, you can actually move the permit process along faster.

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6 Regrets Shea McGee Had About Her New Build, and How She Fixed Them

It took three years to right the wrongs.

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This Aussie Couple Chose Ski Storage Over a Pantry in Their 400-Square-Foot London Apartment

The cocooning millwork isn’t just for looks.

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How to Paint Kitchen Cabinets, From Unfinished Wood to Tricky IKEA Laminate

Including what to look for in a primer.

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How This Tile Company Founder Landed on the Perfect Backsplash for His Own Kitchen

Plus his easy trick for a seamless drywall transition.

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The Graveyard Behind This 1800s New York Home Wasn’t Going Anywhere

Same with the pool, exterior shake, and the house’s 170-year-old beams.

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All Your Basic Bifold Closet Doors Need Is a Little Squiggly Molding

This DIYer scored hers on Amazon.

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Colorful Window Film Will Convince You It’s Always Summer in This Designer’s Tiny Backyard Shed

When she is craving a vacation, it’s her escape.


How a Designer Turned a Wasted Room Into a Walk-In Pantry for $170

This IKEA shelving unit fit like a glove.

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A King’s Former Bathroom Sink Is Just One FB Marketplace Score in This London Reno

The kitchen lighting once belonged to the Queen Mother.

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Turning an Old Headboard Into Shelves in This Laundry Room Was My Grandma’s Genius Idea

Putting a Shaker-style spin on IKEA cabinets was mine.

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A Wall of Cabinets Hides, Well, Everything in This Home’s Converted Garage

The main house now has good flow, too.