• Design Trends to Try in Every Room

    Reposted from the Miami Herold BY LAUREN WHITE, HomeAdvisorSometimes, moving the furniture around isn't enough. We need something new and inspiring – something we can fall in love with. And, sometimes the latest color and style trends are the answer. Here's a ...

  • Style Your Shelves Like A Pro

    Learning how to style shelves can be difficult. Shelves are usually areas that either collect dust, or become a dumping ground for things we need to get out of the way. It can be hard to figure out what to ...

  • Living Space: Absolutely Healthy and Relaxing

    By Victoria Lim Our home should be our shelter from the outside noise, problems and influences. It needs to provide us with safe space, a place where we feel protected and relaxed. Our living space has to be our source of ...

  • Florals Are In 2018. Here's How To Use Them.

    By Lisa Batson Goldberg, Houzz Flowers make a bold statement and are way outside of the neutral comfort zone so many of us find ourselves in when choosing home decor. But whether you’re a current flower lover or a little flower ...

  • Here's The 4-Step Recipe for a Fresh Kitchen Color Palette

    By Lisa Batson Goldberg, HouzzYou don’t need weeks or months of remodeling to refresh your kitchen’s palette, especially if you’re starting with a neutral look. Here are four of my favorite elements to add color quickly to any white, cream ...

  • How to Choose Your Bathroom Vanity Lighting

    By Yanic Simard, Houzz The bathroom vanity is a special part of the home, but one that can sometimes get overlooked. In a primary bathroom, it can be the central hub for many important parts of our self-care and the true ...

  • Combine Shades of Gray for a Sophisticated Look

    By Jo Simmons, Houzz Gray continues to enjoy its moment as the stylish, go-to shade du jour, but a new trend is emerging in the use of this versatile color. Rather than sticking to one shade and risking a rather flat ...

  • Read This If You Want to Introduce A New Palette Into Your Home

    By Angela Flournoy, Houzz[caption id="attachment_9222" align="alignnone" width="700"] Pantone Fall 2017 Fashion Color Report, original photo on Houzz[/caption]Are you bored with the usual autumn colors and need inspiration for a seasonal interior refresh? The Pantone Fall 2017 Fashion Color Report is ...

  • Solutions for Designing a Bedroom Everyone Will Be Satisfied With

    By Amanda Pollard, HouzzWhen it comes to designing and decorating a bedroom for two, compromises are inevitable. Check out these nine common design issues, and find tips on how to resolve any disagreement. [caption id="attachment_9203" align="alignnone" width="500"] Run for the Hills, ...

  • Add These 6 Things To Your Dining Room for Comfort and Ease

    By Becky Harris, HouzzA key takeaway in looking at the 6 most popular dining spaces on Houzz this quarter is that we’re taking a less formal approach. Homeowners’ choices show kitchen and outdoor spaces or dining areas within an open ...

  • 6 Standout Trends Shining in the Top Powder Room Designs

    By Annie Thornton, HouzzPowder rooms are the jewel boxes of home design. They’re compact, typically seen by guests and ready candidates for a little design boldness. Here, shown in reverse order, are the 6 most popular powder room photos uploaded ...

  • 7 Tips for Adding Light Colors Into Your Home

    By Kelly Porter, HouzzMany homeowners describe their ideal room as being clean and simple — an escape from the 24-hour news cycle and busy work schedules. Creating a space that’s unfussy and free from distractions often means incorporating white or ...

  • How to Get the Organic Modern Look Without Breaking the Bank

    By Laura Gaskill, Houzz Organic modern style blends the clean lines of modern design with the warmth and ease of natural objects and materials. A little sleek, a little rustic, this popular style mash-up is easy to live with and seems ...

  • How To Choose An Elegant Countertop

    By Megan Wild, Author of Your Wild Home Countertop selection is undeniably the most important task in kitchen renovation, and choosing the optimum design for your kitchen countertop will involve consideration of several key points. While there are plenty of material ...

  • 10 Expert Tips for Breaking Into The World Of Color

    By Yanic Simard, Houzz When talking about adding color to a home, many people tense up. That’s because what immediately comes to mind when you say “color” is bright, bold, eye-popping hues. If that’s not your thing, then, of course, you’re ...

  • 8 Grout and Tile Combinations That Are Sure to WOW

    By Yanic Simard, HouzzPicking out new tile for your kitchen, bathroom or other space can be rather exciting. It’s easy to get caught up in looking at tile samples and the various colors, materials and patterns that are going to ...

  • Make a Grand Entrance With Great Entryway Decor

    By Charmean Neithart, HouzzYou get only one chance to make a first impression. That old saying applies to houses as well as people. It doesn't matter if your house is big or small; the entry can set the tone for ...

  • Do These 9 Things To Get A Designer-Style Look

    By Christine Tusher, HouzzThe impeccable style of rooms featured on Houzz and elsewhere can seem unattainable even for those of us with lovely, well-organized homes. But many stylist tricks don’t require much effort or money. Try these nine simple ideas ...

  • Feature A Black Wall In Your Home In Style

    By Neila Deen, HouzzCreating an accent wall in black can be a smart choice because the color is surprisingly flexible. Black can conceal unwanted elements or highlight special attributes. Its elegant nature can make either a minimalist statement or a ...

  • Gender-Neutral Design Inspiration for your Nursery

    If you are one of the joyous folks of the world expecting a bouncing baby boy or girl in the near future, then your decorative mode is in full swing. Perhaps you are opting to be surprised by your baby’s ...

  • 10 Tips for a Clean Home with Pets

    If you love your pet but hate the mess and odor that comes along with them, follow these ten tips to help keep your home clean and fresh.   1. Control pet danderTo keep fur and dander from accumulating, run an electrostatic ...

  • Top Ways to Maintain a Show-Ready Home

    Selling your home is an exciting and bustling time. Likened to baiting a hook and waiting for the catch, we must patiently wait as prospects come and go. We stage, we list, and we wait. The piece of this process ...

  • Practical Organizing for Every Closet in Your Home

    Imagine yourself in a world where your closets looked like the ones in photo shoots or staged homes. You see a handful of blouses draped on stylish hangers, perfectly spaced and color coordinated to the décor. Designer bins are positioned ...

  • Eco-Friendly Home Flooring Solutions

    It's now easier than ever to make the switch to eco-friendly flooring. The most popular “green” flooring options are made from recycled and natural materials that have the ability to regenerate, such as cork or bamboo. For those skeptical about ...

  • 5 Kitchen Upgrades You Can Do Yourself

    When you walk into your kitchen, are you happy with what you see? Is your kitchen outdated, out-of-style, or just plain boring? Before you shell out thousands of dollars for a major remodel, try some of these do-it-yourself fixes to ...

  • 10 Small Space Decorating Tips You'll Want to Try

    In a small space, everything stands out. Make it stand out your way with these ten tips for sprucing up on a small scale.1. A place for everything...It is helpful to view problems from a new perspective. That’s why you ...

  • Upholstered Headboards for Every Style

    Want to add instant glamour and style to your bedroom? Back your bed with an upholstered headboard. Trending now, upholstered bed heads are available in a wide range of sizes, fabric choices, and designs. For a truly one of a ...

  • Color Mixing Tips for Your Living Room

    Whether it be the flavors of cheese and wine, the aroma of apples with cinnamon, or Christmas with Santa Claus, some things just mesh well. The same goes for the colors you choose for your home’s most popular hangout spot: ...

  • Retro Decorating Ideas that are Making a Comeback

    Style is cyclical, and everything old becomes new again through fresh eyes. New generations may embrace what the previous generation rejected. The appeal of retro decor has always been in combining historic nostalgia with a modern context. If you’ve been bitten ...

  • DIY Organization Tricks You'll Love

    If you are ready to bust through the clutter and embrace the art of organization, you will love these fun do it yourself tips!1. The multiple uses of tension rodsTension rods are a wonderful trick to expand closet space, but ...