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How To Build a Deck Over An Ugly Cement Stoop — Apartment Therapy Tutorials

(Image credit: Erin Francois) If like us, you have an old concrete stoop that has more than seen better days, rather than going through the hassle of tearing it out, why not give it a facelift? From concrete stains and epoxy coatings to a variety of enclosures, there are several ways to go about this. Show More Summary

Are You Unhappily Headboardless? 7 Out-of-the-Box Ideas To Try

(Image credit: Urban Outfitters) No headboard, no problem: Whether you're plotting out how to punch up your dorm room for this fall, outfitting your first place, or simply not ready to commit to a full-blown headboard, we rounded up 7 clever (and affordable) solutions to add some serious style to that blank wall behind your bed. READ MORE »

A sprawling South Pasadena lawn gets a chic low-water makeover

In our latest lawn-to-drought-garden makeover from readers, a South Pasadena lawn is removed and replaced with UC Verde buffalo grass (Bouteloua gracilis), natives and drought-tolerant plants. Layered plantings and giant pavers transform the front yard into a tranquil escape.   Long and expansive,...

20 Colleges Most Likely to Have the Best Decorated Dorms

A new school year means new dorm decor, and online home megaretailer Wayfair knows exactly what college students want this year. By analyzing the shopping patterns of customers visiting Wayfair from a university IP address over the last...Show More Summary

Trending Now: The Fashion Influences Behind Today's Hottest Home Trends

(Image credit: Paul & Joe / Studiopepe) It's no secret that the fields of fashion and interior design are closely linked, often borrowing inspiration from each other and adopting similar trends. However, the two industries follow different...Show More Summary

A Smarter Office: Adding Organization to Minimalist Work Spaces

As companies literally tear down the dividers between their workers to create open-plan offices with an eye toward transparency and minimalism, designers are creating more and more products intended to bring some organization and privacy back to the workplace. Show More Summary

Chip and Joanna Gaines Are Throwing a Big Party and You're Invited!

A video posted by Magnolia (@magnolia) on Jul 27, 2016 at 9:41am PDT Chip and Joanna are throwing a celebration - or, more accurately, a Silobration - in Waco, TX, Oct. 6 through 8. The free three-day, family-friendly event marks the one-year anniversary of Magnolia Market's move to the historic and extensively remodeled silo facilities. Show More Summary

12 Instagram Moms to Follow for Home Decor Inspo

Post by Caylin Harris. If you're feeling stuck with your current decorating scheme, look no further than these amazing (and eclectic) Instagram accounts run by moms like you for endless amounts of decor and DIY ideas that you can apply to your own home. Show More Summary

Earthy Textures & Cali Vibes in an Inspiring Interior Design Studio & Showroom — Workspace Tour

(Image credit: Kim Marcelo) Name: Vanessa Matsalla Location: Carlsbad, California You had a look at designer Vanessa Matsalla's California home earlier this week; it's got cool Cali vibes, earthy textures and a lot of natural light. Her showroom in Carlsbad, California also serves as the office of her full-service interior design practice. Show More Summary

Go Ahead, Take the Long Way: Takeaways From an Epic Family Road Trip — The Art of the Road Trip

(Image credit: Emma Fiala) Every year, around this time, my family and I take a trip from Minneapolis to Seattle. My husband and I first went when I was pregnant with our daughter. For our next two trips it was just the three of us. The following year the three of us were jointed by her little brother, in my belly. Show More Summary

Chic Apartment for Young Couple in Taipei

This chic, modern apartment located on the outskirts of Taipei, Taiwan was tailored to the lifestyle of a young couple working in the product design industry. The idea behind the project was to have a flexible space for living, as well as for the designers to bring their ideas into play. Show More Summary

Pit Stop: Do Non-Aluminum Deodorants Keep Away The Stink? We Put 9 To the (Sniff) Test to Find Out

(Image credit: Shutterstock/mimagephotography) It's summer. It's hot. It's sweaty. It's time to talk deodorants. READ MORE »

Get the Look: Bohemian & '70s Minimalist — Shop the Style

(Image credit: Jessica Isaac) Megan Jorgensen's Los Angeles home features many colorful, unique items—watercolor paintings, vintage hand-me-downs, and vibrant textiles. Although Megan is lucky to claim some of these one-of-a-kind items as her own, it's easy to get a similar aesthetic in your own home using these shopping sources. READ MORE »

DIY Beauty: Fresh Homemade Face Mask Recipes for All Skin Types

(Image credit: The Global Beauty) I'm one of those people that doesn't like to splurge on beauty treatments, but I love to pamper myself with fun at-home treatments. I've tried so many products and mastered so many techniques that I could probably open my own salon and spa. Show More Summary

The 7 Unexpected Benefits of Working Out With Friends

(Image credit: Dirima/Shutterstock) A lot of people use their workout sessions as a chance to get some much-needed alone time, but getting fit with a friend—even just once in awhile—might give you a quick boost to better your workouts. Here's...Show More Summary

A Real Estate Agent Reveals the Truth About Selling Your House in the Summer

Summer is a unique season and one that we especially look forward to every year. The weather is beautiful, the sun is out, and vacations are aplenty. With its laid-back and easygoing nature, it is a hard moment in time not to love. But...Show More Summary

An East Austin Home Full of Mid-C Furniture & 1930s Industrial Ephemera — Video House Tour

(Image credit: Abe Martinez ) Name: Justin Cox and Blue Jean the pup Location: East Austin — Austin, Texas Size: 2/2 + Office Years lived in: 1 years Justin Cox's home is located in the heart of Austin. The rich, warm wood ceiling in the living room might catch your eye first. Show More Summary

Wooden Wallets: Naturally Slim and Stylish

10 hours agoLifestyle / House & Home : Dornob

We’re all familiar with leather wallets–they’ve been taking up real estate in pants pockets for decades. They’ve even stayed popular longer than the silver money clip embossed with your initials. One of the leather wallet’s best features, though, is also one of its drawbacks: It can hold a lot of stuff. Credit cards, store loyalty […]

The Very Best (and Best-Looking) Dorm Storage Solutions

(Image credit: Taryn Williford) College dorms don't exactly have a rep for being the most beautiful living spaces. But here's a lesson to all the soon-to-be-freshmen out there in the world: Life is a whole lot more fun if you learn to think on the bright side. Show More Summary

James & Pam's "Punk Rock, With Tacos" DIY Backyard Bash in California — Real Weddings

(Image credit: Nicole Caldwell) Bride & Groom: Pam & James Wedding Date: August 8, 2015 Venue: Our friend Andy's backyard in Santa Ana, California Number of guests: 50 This fun-loving New York couple sure know how to throw a party. With...Show More Summary

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