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See How an Old Garage Became a Colorful Art Studio (10 photos)

6 hours 17 sec ago
The enormous Thomas Fire that ravaged Southern California in late 2017 came dangerously close to artist Juana Guevara’s property in Ojai. The wildfires had surrounded the normally bucolic valley town, where art, citrus and olives rule. But Guevara’s home and the art studio she earlier had converted from...

Get a Head Start on Planning Your Garden, Even if It’s Snowing (11 photos)

11 hours 12 sec ago
Winter gardening advice always includes going through gardening catalogs and deciding what plants you want to grow in the coming year. That’s a great start, but why not take it a step further? Winter is a good time to review what worked and what didn’t in your garden during the previous year, whether...

Show Us Your Home in the Snow (3 photos)

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 12:48
With most of the East Coast blanketed in snow from winter storm Inga, we hope you are staying warm and safe. Many parts of the South got a rare glimpse of snow, and it has been freezing cold. If you’re in a snowy area, we’d love to get a look at this winter’s weather through your eyes. So grab your camera...

Highest-Rated Area Rugs (148 photos)

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 12:00
These rugs have earned high marks for making a space feel comfortably chic. Bring out your signature style with this collection of favored patterns, materials and colors.

Velvet Curtain Ideas to Tempt You Over to the Soft Side (10 photos)

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 11:00
A window treatment that turns up the dial on glamour? Velvet curtains are right there at the head of the pack. The soft drape of any curtain could balance a room’s hard surfaces, of course. But the special qualities of velvet make it a star: the reach-out-and-touch appeal, the light-catching nap, the...

Mild-Winter Gardens Celebrate Colorful Camellias (13 photos)

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 08:00
It’s easy to understand why versatile camellias are a go-to plant for gardeners in warm-winter climates. They’re attractive evergreen shrubs or trees that are not hard to grow and are at home in a variety of garden settings. Even better, camellias bloom prolifically in fall and winter, adding much-wanted...

White Cabinets Remain at the Top of Kitchen Wish Lists (13 photos)

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 14:25
If you’re thinking about renovating your kitchen, we’ve got some data that may interest you. Houzz recently surveyed more than 1,700 renovating homeowners as part of its 2018 U.S. Kitchen Trends Study. Among other things, the study asked about the colors and finishes people are choosing for their kitchen...

Data Watch: Top Colors and Materials in Kitchen Renovations Now (13 photos)

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 14:25
If you’re thinking about renovating your kitchen, we’ve got some data that may interest you. Houzz recently surveyed more than 1,700 renovating homeowners as part of its 2018 U.S. Kitchen Trends Study. Among other things, the study asked about the colors and finishes people are choosing for their kitchen...

The Savvy Staircase: 7 Ways to Get More Use From Your Landing (9 photos)

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 13:00
Stair landings — those resting spots in the middle of a staircase or at its top — are often underused real estate in the home. But a little planning can help you make better use of it, whether your space is on the small side or quite large. From adding a dedicated game table to creating a laundry area,...

The Savvy Staircase: 7 Ways to Get More Use Out of Your Landing (9 photos)

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 13:00
Stair landings — those resting spots in the middle of a staircase or at its top — are often underused real estate in the home. But a little planning can help you make better use of it, whether your space is on the small side or quite large. From adding a dedicated game table to creating a laundry area,...

Tour a Romantic Farmhouse Garden and Bocce Court in Illinois (12 photos)

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 12:00
A countryside escape, complete with a renovated farmhouse and surrounding property, is the stuff of daydreams for city dwellers longing for a quieter life. When Rick and Lisa Moser found a picturesque historic farm — which included a farmhouse built in 1856, various outbuildings and acres of rolling...

Bestselling Rugs With Free Shipping (181 photos)

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 12:00
Make a design statement and create defined spaces with area rugs that suit your style. This collection of floor coverings will protect hardwood and tile while adding color and texture to your look.

How Tiny Tiles Can Elevate Your Bathroom’s Style (10 photos)

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 11:00
For a bathroom to stay fashionable, it’s usually a good idea to stick to tiles that are classic and fairly neutral. But that doesn’t mean they have to be boring: Small-scale hexagonal tiles add texture, pattern and even a touch of glamour. Penny tiles, their softer-edged sister, can give a similar effect...

9 Ways a Banquette Could Work in Your Space (9 photos)

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 08:00
If you’re planning a kitchen remodel, you may want to consider including a banquette. Whether it’s a straight bench tucked into a nook or seating integrated into the back of a kitchen island, there are many ways this versatile feature can work in a home. Styles range from the casual and understated to...

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