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9 captivating powder room design ideas that add drama and depth to a small space

Small spaces can pack a huge design punch. Try these amazing half-bathroom decorating ideas.
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These are the best home design trends for an Aquarius

From aquarius bedroom design to kitchens, these are the ways to decorate for your zodiac sign.
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Get a practical (and pretty) space with the right lighting over the kitchen sink

This is what you need to know about the lighting over your kitchen sink.
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Why experts say ‘home scenting’ is what’s missing from your design

Feel like your home is missing something? This is why the experts say you need home scenting.
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These genius daybed ideas for small spaces will make your home feel huge

A daybed is the perfect item for your small living room, bedroom, or home office. Try out these daybed ideas for small spaces.
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The supply chain sucks — buy secondhand furniture online from these great spots

With supply chain issues and vintage furniture trending, it's time to think about buying secondhand. These are the best places to shop.
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Interior designers say this is how to get the farmhouse kitchen of your dreams

Does your farmhouse kitchen need an update? You don't have to completely remodel the space. Here's what to do.
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The best sheets for hot sleepers that feel luxurious all night long

Are you a hot sleeper? These are the sheets you should buy.
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These are the gorgeous colors the experts say make a small bathroom look huge

These are the colors design experts say work best in small bathrooms. With these hues, you can create a tranquil, relaxing space.
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Try this ingenious hack for upcycling your disgusting old sheets

Are your old sheets too awful to donate? Try this amazing upcycling hack instead.
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The best tips for a warm design if you have all-white furniture

A while living room doesn't have to be a disaster. Here's what you need to know about an all-white style.
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Bad bathroom design: The worst mistakes design experts have ever seen

The experts want you to avoid these bathroom design fails.
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How much does it cost to finish a basement and add value to your home?

Thinking about finishing your basement? Read this before you start.
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Do these 3 important things to get your garage ready for your new EV

If you're purchasing a new electric vehicle, there are a few things you must do to your garage to ensure you're getting the most bang for your buck.
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Experts say these cozy fabrics for the home will be everywhere this year

Interior designers are loving these fabric design trends for the home.
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5 cozy home library ideas to inspire your inner bookworm

Need some inspiration for your cozy home library? Look no further.
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How to choose a sofa color that will completely transform your living room

The couch is a focal point of your living room, so it's important to choose the right color. Here's what you should know.
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Interior designers are totally loving these home office ideas

This is how interior designers are decorating home offices in 2022.
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Is home fitness killing the gym industry?

Are home gyms here to stay or will you be back at your gym?
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This is the best house design style for Capricorns

These are the styles, colors, and decor Capricorns should have in every room in their home.
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These incredible living room rug ideas will change up your space instantly

Sometimes, a new rug is all you need to freshen up your decor. Try these ideas.
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Make the fireplace the focal point of your living room: How to cozy up your home

Fireplaces are warm and inviting. Try these ideas to use yours to make your living room even cozier.
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Don’t ruin your favorite decor: What you need to know about washable area rugs

Keep your washable area rugs looking like new with this cleaning advice.
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Say yes to these 5 questions before you get concrete kitchen countertops

Concrete kitchen countertops are striking, but they're not for everyone. Don't get them unless you can say yes to these 5 questions.
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Make the most of your attic: How to turn this unused space into a cozy bedroom

Attic bedrooms can be unique and interesting. Here's how to style a great one.
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Green is the ‘in’ color: These popular area rugs make a bold statement

Green is a very trendy color right now. We totally love these green area rugs, and you will, too.
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Forget the winter blues with these 5 cozy bedroom ideas

Make your bedroom warm and cozy with these incredible ideas.
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The 5 kitchen appliances no home chef should ever live without

Some kitchen appliances are gimmicky, but these are the ones every homeowner should have. After you check these off your list you'll save time and more.
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Don’t make these silly rug mistakes in your bedroom: How to position an area rug

An area rug can liven up your bedroom. Don't make these design errors.
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Sagittarius style: How to decorate your home, according to your zodiac sign

Want to know more about Sagittarius decor? We've got you covered.
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5 cozy living room design tips so you can snuggle on the sofa all winter long

These cozy living room ideas will keep away the winter blues.
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These amazing bedroom decorating tips can actually help you fall asleep faster

What you have in your room can affect how fast you sleep. Here's how to decorate yours.
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Kitchen backsplashes are about to get a lot bigger (and way more vibrant)

From design styles to materials, this is what the experts say you should look for in a kitchen backsplash.
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18 homey (yet gorgeous) dining room ideas you need this entertaining season

Make your drab dining room homier with these amazing decor ideas.
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7 foolproof ways to flatten a rug without waiting for it to settle

Just bought a new rug or taken an old one out of storage? Here's how to get it to actually lay flat.
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3 simple tips for making a bed comfier so you don’t have to buy a new mattress

Mattresses are expensive. You can breathe a little more life into yours with these easy tips.
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This is the best kitchen sink material you can choose for your home

Need a new kitchen sink? This is the type you should choose.
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If you’re searching for affordable rugs that look expensive, go here

This is where to shop for rugs that look luxury (without luxury prices).
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These unique kitchen lighting ideas make a bold statement

Lighting is an important part of kitchen design. Try these unusual designs.
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You won’t believe how cozy these incredible bathroom rugs are

Keep your feet warm and toasty this winter, with these soft, cozy bathroom rugs.
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Make a statement with these inspired bathroom tile ideas for your floor

We're totally obsessed with these bathroom tile ideas.
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Use these tips to make the fireplace the star of your living room design

Whether you want your fireplace to be the focal point of your living room or not, here's how to set up your space.
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The ultimate guide for choosing the perfect Christmas tree

What type of Christmas tree should you get? We've got all your questions answered.
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Avoid granny design — this is the best way to mix and match throw pillows

Changing up your throw pillows is a great way to refresh your space, and mixing and matching provides a curated, eclectic look.
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You won’t believe these simple hacks for lighting up a dark room

Let light into a dark room with these amazing ideas.
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These smart lights work with Alexa (and they’re great Black Friday deals, too)

Smart lighting is a fantastic addition to a smart home. Here's what you should know about Black Friday smart lighting deals.
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Is Black Friday a good time to get your Christmas tree? What you need to know

Is it a good idea to get a christmas tree on Black Friday? Here's what you should know.
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Black Friday furniture deals: Will supply issues delay your home decor forever?

Is buying furniture on Black Friday a smart decision? We investigate.
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Minimalism vs. maximalism: Which is more stylish?

Minimalism or maximalism? Here's how you can decide.
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These are our favorite festive candles for the holiday season

These festive Christmas candles will put you in the holiday spirit.