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6 Ways to Add Style to a Basic Tile Backsplash (10 photos)

6 Ways to Add Style to a Basic Tile Backsplash (10 photos)

One way to make a kitchen backsplash stand out is with beautiful, customized patterned tile ? a popular option these days, but one that tends to be on the pricier side. If you?d like to...
general decoration - 2018-04-26 19:09:39
Trending Now: Great Ideas From the Most Popular New Entry Spaces (12 photos)

Trending Now: Great Ideas From the Most Popular New Entry Spaces (12 photos)

In the first three months of the year, Houzzers saved photos of grand main entry spaces and casual backdoor mudrooms that were full of great ideas. Benches for slipping off shoes, cubbies and cabinets for storing outerwear and striking design...
general decoration - 2018-04-26 19:09:39
Attract Hummingbirds! 8 Ways to Make the Most of This Weekend (8 photos)

Attract Hummingbirds! 8 Ways to Make the Most of This Weekend (8 photos)

It?s a good weekend to plant a tree (Arbor Day is April 27), share a poem (Poem in Your Pocket Day is April 26) and welcome hummingbirds as they begin to return to their northern ranges. Whether spring is in full bloom where you are or still just a...
general decoration - 2018-04-25 19:18:05


Houzz Tour: Studio Morphs Into a 1-Bedroom Apartment (21 photos)

Houzz Tour: Studio Morphs Into a 1-Bedroom Apartment (21 photos)

The owner of this apartment in the Parisian suburb of Neuilly-sur-Seine searched for a year before she finally found the home of her dreams: a studio on the fifth floor of a 1960s building. She was spellbound by its location, brightness, oak...
general decoration - 2018-04-25 19:18:05
Trending Now: 10 Creative Ideas From the Top New Bedroom Photos (10 photos)

Trending Now: 10 Creative Ideas From the Top New Bedroom Photos (10 photos)

When it comes to making a big impact in the bedroom, Houzzers are drawn to bold colors, functional built-ins and standout lighting. Get the most out of your boudoir with these 10 design ideas drawn from the most popular bedroom photos uploaded from...
general decoration - 2018-04-25 19:18:05
Trending Now: 11 Dream Baths That Have It All (11 photos)

Trending Now: 11 Dream Baths That Have It All (11 photos)

Ask any person who?s remodeling a bathroom what tops his or her wish list and you?re likely to hear about a walk-in shower and a standalone bathtub. So it?s no surprise that the following bathrooms, which include both features, were among the most...
general decoration - 2018-04-24 19:10:59
8 Trends From Salone del Mobile 2018 in Milan (24 photos)

8 Trends From Salone del Mobile 2018 in Milan (24 photos)

The latest installment of Salone del Mobile, one of the biggest furniture trade fairs in the world, has just wrapped up in Milan. This year?s fair, held April 17 to 22, was not just about visually stunning displays, but also showcased appealing...
general decoration - 2018-04-24 19:10:59
Concrete Flooring Stands Up to the Test in the Kitchen (10 photos)

Concrete Flooring Stands Up to the Test in the Kitchen (10 photos)

Kitchen floors take a beating, even in the most gentle of households, because it?s very often the heart of the home. It?s where you cook meals, do homework, hang out with friends, hand out pet treats and, of course, eat. If you?re looking for a...
general decoration - 2018-04-24 19:10:59


Not a Fan of Purple" These 7 Shades Might Change Your Mind (14 photos)

Not a Fan of Purple" These 7 Shades Might Change Your Mind (14 photos)

Through my work as an interior designer, I?ve found that many people have a staunch position on the color purple. Some clients love it; others have a definite dislike. But when I introduce my clients to purple hues against, say, a navy background,...
general decoration - 2018-04-24 19:10:59
Trending Now: 10 Ideas From the Most Popular Home Workspaces (13 photos)

Trending Now: 10 Ideas From the Most Popular Home Workspaces (13 photos)

Setting up a home office requires careful thought about how you work and what you need ? electronic equipment such as printers, outlets and charging stations where you need them, file drawers, room for supplies, desktop space and comfort. The most...
general decoration - 2018-04-23 19:13:06
Spring Cleaning Moves to Help You Feel Better About Your Closet (12 photos)

Spring Cleaning Moves to Help You Feel Better About Your Closet (12 photos)

It?s a good time of year to go deep into closet cleaning and, while you?re at it, add a few new features that will make you love your closet. At first glance, some of these gorgeous, spacious closets may make you feel bad about your small one, but...
general decoration - 2018-04-23 19:13:06
How to Donate or Recycle Home Remodeling Materials (3 photos)

How to Donate or Recycle Home Remodeling Materials (3 photos)

Visit any remodeling project during its demolition phase, and you might think that those piles of broken concrete, asphalt, wood, drywall, brick, metal, glass and more are just junk heaps destined for a landfill. Not so fast. Many construction and...
general decoration - 2018-04-22 19:08:23
Where to Donate, Sell or Recycle Furniture and Electronics (3 photos)

Where to Donate, Sell or Recycle Furniture and Electronics (3 photos)

The process of redecorating your home can be exciting, but it also means figuring out what to do with your old stuff. Where do you sell, donate or recycle your used sofa, saggy mattress or old fold-out metal bed frame" Before you put those...
general decoration - 2018-04-22 19:08:23


How to Grow Jade Plants That Look Like Shrek?s Ears (6 photos)

How to Grow Jade Plants That Look Like Shrek?s Ears (6 photos)

Take a look at the fleshy, medium green leaves of these jade plants and tell us, do they not look like Shrek?s ears" Comparisons to a certain big, friendly ogre and his spoon-shaped ears aside, it turns out that the names for these two jade...
general decoration - 2018-04-21 19:08:08
Peek Inside the 19th-Century Mansion From ?The Handmaid?s Tale? (13 photos)

Peek Inside the 19th-Century Mansion From ?The Handmaid?s Tale? (13 photos)

Thirteen years ago, when I first read Margaret Atwood?s The Handmaid?s Tale, I found the novel terrifying and utterly compelling. So when the Hulu TV version garnered buzz and critical acclaim, I had to watch it. Not only does the show have a...
general decoration - 2018-04-21 19:08:08
The Case for Buying Younger, Smaller Plants (4 photos)

The Case for Buying Younger, Smaller Plants (4 photos)

If you?ve been to a plant nursery lately, you?ve probably seen plenty of grasses and flowers growing in 1-gallon containers. It?s the most commonly available size for containerized perennials at most nurseries. But before you pick up a bunch of...
general decoration - 2018-04-21 19:08:08
Trending Now: Ideas From the Most Popular Powder Rooms on Houzz (11 photos)

Trending Now: Ideas From the Most Popular Powder Rooms on Houzz (11 photos)

Powder rooms are one of those rare spaces where you can really let your freak flag fly. That means you can diverge from the style of the rest of your house and treat your guests to a dramatic surprise, whether it?s a shocking color choice, a...
general decoration - 2018-04-20 19:11:32
Highlights From This Spring?s Design Happenings (6 photos)

Highlights From This Spring?s Design Happenings (6 photos)

Take a break from your spring cleaning and instead take in some design inspiration from around the globe. In London, the world?s most famous flower show will feature 27 innovative gardens. And in Los Angeles, the city?s top artists and designers...
general decoration - 2018-04-20 19:11:32
Trending Now: 10 Popular Rooms Capture the Magic of Being a Kid (10 photos)

Trending Now: 10 Popular Rooms Capture the Magic of Being a Kid (10 photos)

Kids? spaces can be so fun to decorate, especially if you design the rooms to encourage the sense of discovery and wonder inherent in growing up. These 10 kids? rooms, pulled from the most popular photos uploaded to Houzz since Jan. 1, 2018, feature...
general decoration - 2018-04-19 19:08:14
Good Neighbors Make Her Street Feel More Like Home (2 photos)

Good Neighbors Make Her Street Feel More Like Home (2 photos)

These days it can feel difficult to find enough time for our loved ones and closest friends ? so if adding neighbors to the list of people to fit into your life sounds like a burden, I wouldn?t be surprised. And yet, I?m so grateful for my...
general decoration - 2018-04-19 19:08:14
Celebrate Earth Day! 7 Ways to Make the Most of This Weekend (7 photos)

Celebrate Earth Day! 7 Ways to Make the Most of This Weekend (7 photos)

With Earth Day coming up Sunday, April 22, this is a good weekend to fine-tune your home?s energy efficiency, try a buy-nothing day and participate in a local nature cleanup. And with milder weather on the way (depending on where you live ? we hear...
general decoration - 2018-04-18 19:09:12
Picking an Accent Chair: What?s Your Design Personality" (9 photos)

Picking an Accent Chair: What?s Your Design Personality" (9 photos)

From traditional upholstered armchairs and soft leather recliners to hanging basket chairs and other unconventional seats, there?s an accent chair out there to suit every room and personal style. Perhaps the chairs we?re immediately drawn to when...
general decoration - 2018-04-17 19:10:16
See a Dr. Seuss-Inspired Playhouse Built for Kids (11 photos)

See a Dr. Seuss-Inspired Playhouse Built for Kids (11 photos)

It all started at a dinner table, when Richard Fulton proposed to his son, architect Ramsey Fulton, that they build a backyard playhouse for Ramsey?s young children and his siblings? children to use when they visit their grandparents? house in Grand...
general decoration - 2018-04-17 19:10:16
Trending Now: 10 New Dining Spaces That Dare to Delight (10 photos)

Trending Now: 10 New Dining Spaces That Dare to Delight (10 photos)

When it comes to inspirational dining rooms, a grand formal space isn?t required to catch the attention of Houzzers. A cute dining area tucked into a cottage kitchen and a pair of built-in banquettes are among the trending dining spaces that...
general decoration - 2018-04-17 19:10:16
9 Quick Ways to Refresh a Room (9 photos)

9 Quick Ways to Refresh a Room (9 photos)

When you long to freshen up a room but your hours or funds are limited, consider one or more of these speedy little projects. By dabbling in DIY or simply switching things around, you may be able to satisfy the urge for a new look without having to...
general decoration - 2018-04-16 19:11:21
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