Level Up Your Dining Room Storage With A Buffet Table (They’re More Useful Than You Think!)

For many, decorating a dining room starts and ends with choosing a dining set. After all, your table and chairs are the most important functional aspects of the space. But there’s one more piece of furniture you might want to consider before you switch to picking out curtains: a buffet table. These long, low, narrow […]

Add A Little Color to Your Kitchen with Decorative Pendant Lights

The best way to bring a room together is with a clever use of color. But experimenting with color in a kitchen can be a challenge, because a big portion of your space is taken up by necessary appliances that come in boring black, white, or metallic finishes. You can add color despite this limitation through […]

Add A Little Spark To Your Bathroom Design With A Modern Freestanding Bathtub

Bathtubs are the biggest, most prominent feature of almost any full-sized bathroom, but despite how much space they take up, most of them aren’t much to look at. In smaller spaces, it’s common to have generic alcove or shower/tub combinations. Even in roomier bathrooms, you might find an occasional freestanding bathtub, but likely it will […]

A Quick Guide To Contemporary Dining Rooms And Finding The Right Fit For Your Family, From Breakfast Nooks To Tea Tables

The way kitchens and dining rooms are designed has changed a lot in the last decade, shifting from away from separate, formal eating spaces to more casual in-kitchen dining – usually in the name of having barrier-free rooms that keep the family more connected around mealtime. That said, every family is different, and the way […]

Encourage Your Child to Read with a Bedroom Reading Nook

All parents want their children to read more, but getting the kids on board can be a challenge. One way to encourage kids to read more books is by providing a comfortable and dedicated space to do so in a room they already frequently use: their bedroom. Creating a reading nook early on in a […]

Get The Look: Using A High Contrast Color Scheme To Create A Sophisticated Guest Bathroom

Guest bathrooms and powder rooms are among my favorite spaces to experiment with new styles. They’re relatively small, which means you won’t need a lot of time or materials to totally transform the space. They’re also less frequently used, which means you can be a little bolder with your choices than you might for a […]

Get The Look: Building A Sleek, Stylish, Mid-Century Inspired Reading Nook

Reading nooks are often cozy, comfy, messy spots – usually consisting of a beat up chair, an old blanket, and a big pile of books crammed in an unused corner. But if your reading nook is slowly turning into an eyesore, it might be time to consider an overhaul. Of course, upgrading to a look […]

7 DIY Weekend Paint Projects To Help You Spruce Up Any Room In Your Home

Lots of design advice revolves around big projects – stuff that needs a hefty budget and a full wallet to see through from start to finish. But sprucing up your home doesn’t have to be a major undertaking. If you want to liven up your space without totally transforming it, one of the best (and […]

Light Up Your Living Room: Six Innovative Ways To Beautify Your Space With The Right Lighting Fixtures

A lot of talk about living room design is dedicated either to the big ticket items – like your sofa, accent chairs, and entertainment system – or to the big surface areas – walls, flooring, and area rugs. But while these elements combined make up the lion’s share of your living space, it ignores the […]

Teeny Tiny Bathroom Survival Guide: Space Saving Vanities For Your Small Half Bath

Decorating a small bathroom is always a pain, but for most people it means choosing the difference between a vanity that’s either 24″, 30″, or 36″ wide. But in really, truly small spaces – like long, narrow half baths – you not only have to worry about how wide your vanity is, but also how […]