Consumer News

Subscribe to Consumer News feed Consumer News
Houzz - Home Design, Decorating and Remodeling Ideas and Inspiration, Kitchen and Bathroom Design
Updated: 51 min 42 sec ago

15 Fall Place Settings Inspired by a Leaf Walk (15 photos)

Sat, 11/18/2017 - 15:00
For this year’s Thanksgiving table, instead of heading to the store or undertaking a time-consuming DIY project, why not take a walk? “The main inspiration came from my hiking outside,” says Christy Johnson, owner of To La Lune Events, who designed these 15 fall-inspired...

10 More Smashing Black Kitchens (10 photos)

Sat, 11/18/2017 - 14:00
It’s been two years since our first roundup of smashing black kitchens incited a big conversation. We’ve got an amazing array of new black kitchen photos from around the world to peruse since then. I think it’s high...

Make Your Own String-Art Holiday Card (8 photos)

Sat, 11/18/2017 - 13:00
Christmas is the time to show the people in your life how much you appreciate them. Why not do that with a homemade card? Follow these instructions to make a string-art card featuring a Christmas tree.

The Ultimate Vanity Sale (148 photos)

Sat, 11/18/2017 - 12:00
This assortment features soft, bold and natural finishes. Browse below for easy-to-match bathroom cabinets.

Sale ends November 23, 2017.

Show Us a Favorite View of Fall Where You Live (4 photos)

Sat, 11/18/2017 - 11:00
I know autumn is here when I look down and see the gutters in the street filled with fallen leaves. While California, where I live, isn’t known for the seasonal color of the Northeast and upper Great Lakes, I still take joy every year when I witness familiar landscapes transformed by their own seasonal...

How to Refresh Your Living Room on Any Budget (10 photos)

Sat, 11/18/2017 - 10:00
Daydreaming about redecorating (or browsing Houzz on your lunch break) is fun, but when it comes to laying out your hard-earned cash on those upgrades you’ve been eyeing, it can be hard to prioritize. New rug or new sofa? Fresh paint and TV upgrade or built-in media wall? Instead of getting frustrated...

Midcentury Exterior Charm in Las Vegas’ Paradise Palms (14 photos)

Sat, 11/18/2017 - 07:00
In the early 1960s, modern design was having a moment. From 1960 to 1964, architects Dan Palmer and William Krisel, best known for their iconic work in Palm Springs, took their midcentury designs to Sin City and began work on Paradise Palms, a 1,000-home planned community in the center of the city. Local...

Warm Up Fall With an Apple Pie Party at Home (29 photos)

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 14:00
Homemade apple pies are the perfect fall treat for holidays, family and friend get-togethers or an intimate, cozy night in. Boston baker and pie enthusiast Mackenzie Whiteley gives us some pro tips on making and serving this delicious dessert,...

Houzz Tour: A Frequent Traveler Makes Himself at Home in a Hotel (14 photos)

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 12:00
When his job required frequent and lengthy travel to Houston, a health coach decided to take his stay at the Four Seasons to the next level, or in this case, the 26th.

Up to 80% Off Area Rugs by Hue (145 photos)

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 12:00
These floor coverings weave together warmth, softness and intricate designs. Add a layer of style to your space.
Sale ends November 23, 2017.

Tell Us About the People You Want to Thank This Year (4 photos)

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 09:00
For many people and in many ways, 2017 has been a difficult year. Our nation has faced a steady beat of natural disasters and terrible attacks — people have lost homes and, worse yet, loved ones. And many of us also have had personal challenges that don’t make the news. But I have found that in difficult...

Are You Overlooking This Key Piece of Bathroom Decor? (11 photos)

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 08:00
After finalizing the flooring and faucets for your bathroom, you may be tempted to give the window treatment short shrift. But a thoughtful choice can really enhance the room’s overall look — as these beautiful bathing spaces prove.

How to Make Your Mudroom Shine (7 photos)

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 03:00
A recent Houzz Call for your mudroom photos drew a lot of praise for this drop-it-all zone off the entryway — and some strong opinions. Perhaps the highest praise came from reader lake1114,...

Should You Paint Your Brick House? (8 photos)

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 14:00
Do you feel as though your traditional brick home needs an exterior refresh? You’re not alone. Painting your exterior brick can give your home’s look an overhaul, but there are important factors to consider when making such a drastic change to your abode. Let’s take a look at some of the pros and cons...

Up to 70% Off Most Popular Bar Stools (205 photos)

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 12:00
If you’re looking for fashionable perches, shop this collection for seating ideas to accommodate your design.
Sale ends November 23, 2017.