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Before and After: A London Studio Apartment's Total Transformation

There are remodels...and then there are total transformations. Julia and Kurt bought a run-down studio apartment nine years ago. The layout was weird and it was on the teeny side. But instead of just improving the look of the current...Show More Summary

Daily Marketplace Deals: Under $100 Furniture and Decor Finds — Apartment Therapy Marketplace

We spend our days scouring the Marketplace for gems you can't find anywhere else. Buy and sell with over 200,000 neighbors that love quality home furnishings and good design. As much fun as it is to scroll through aspirational photos of homes and pricy decor, a realistic style upgrade often occurs slowly (and with a set budget). Show More Summary

Grab Your Headphones: Guided Meditations for Every Part of Your Day

If you feel like you can stand to become more centered and relaxed throughout your day, then take a look at the guided meditations free on YouTube – there are hundreds of videos to choose from that take you from a stressed, anxious state, and back down to a zen attitude. Show More Summary

#53: The Curveball That Blew Our Beach House Timeline

Sherry has taken on a new side job that I’m steering clear of, and – spoiler alert – it has already given her a good excuse to go shopping. Plus, we’ve missed our goal of being able to spend a night at the beach house by the start of summer, and it’s all due to something we never could’ve anticipated (or prevented). Show More Summary

A 5-Minute Apartment Search Lands the Perfect Spot For This Plant Enthusiast — House Call . A 5-Minute Apartment Search Lands the Per

Name: Jamie Location: Cincinnati, Ohio The basics: 6 years, rented | 1,800 square feet Jamie's enviable apartment search, which took about five minutes, led her to this charming Cincinnati apartment. Exposed brick and rich colors set off her collection of thrifted finds and her gaggle of plant children. READ MORE »

A Creative Couple's Sunny Spanish Home — House Tour

Name: Raquel and Pedro Location: Ruzafa — Valencia, Spain. Size: 807 square feet Years lived in: 4 years, owned Raquel and Pedro's Spanish home is flooded with natural light, filled with luscious green plants and is the perfect showcase for their handmade wares. Show More Summary

IKEA and Apple Just Invented a Pokemon Go for Furniture Shopping

A past IKEA AR catalog. (Image credit: OyundariZorigtbaatar via Wikimedia Commons under CC BY-SA 3.0) If a visit to the IKEA showrooms is the opposite of your idea of fun, how about a Pokemon Go-style experience for furniture buyingShow More Summary

Family Friendly Outdoor Decor: Fire Pit Tables

Sharing stories and laughter as we gather around a warm fire with family and friends is a tradition that spans centuries and regions. However, for those of us who want to preserve our land or who have small children running about, we want something that is safer and doesn’t require …

If You Love Tile Indoors, Wait Until You See It Outdoors

(Image credit: Commune Design) We're living in the midst of what I like to think of as a tile renaissance. Tile, limited for so many years to boring, conservative designs, is now enjoying a moment in the sun, with new and exciting patterns and textures and shapes popping up all the time. Show More Summary

9 Doable Ways to Use Less Water

Decreasing the amount of water you use at home isn't just good for the environment—it can be good for your bank account, too. Although research estimates that the average person only needs to use about 20 gallons of water per day, according to United States Geological Survey (USGS), most individuals are using closer to 80-100 gallons of H2O instead. Show More Summary

Accidental Wes Anderson Is the Sub-Reddit We All Need Right Now

Need something to keep you occupied between repeat viewings of Grand Budapest Hotel and The Royal Tenenbaums? This sub-Reddit catalogs swoon-worthy places around the world that "accidentally" and perfectly capture the saturated colors and symmetry of director Wes Anderson's iconic style. READ MORE »

A Long-Time Love Affair with a 1930s Dutch Home — House Tour

Name: Irene and Rob Burg Location: Eindhoven, the Netherlands Size: 1,614 square feet Years lived in: 19 years, owned As a girl, when Irene would visit her grandpa, she would always pass this quaint house built in 1934 and think to herself:...Show More Summary

Where to Put all That Toilet Paper in Your Teeny-Tiny Bathroom

(Image credit: Country Living) One of the most troubling things about a tiny bathroom is the lack of storage, and one of the most troubling things about the lack of storage is: where are you going to put all the toilet paper? You could,...Show More Summary

Before & After: What it Lacked in Drawers, it Made Up for in Rodents

Stacy and her husband found themselves with a very trying kitchen on their hands. After two years of living with not enough storage, poor ventilation and dreaded pests they decided to take the plunge and create a kitchen that was clean, functional and easy on the eyes. READ MORE »

Cool Product Alert: The 3D Illusion Creating Ziggi LED Lamp

Could there BE a more cool looking table lamp out there? Check out this wonderful creation by the designers at Studio Cheha: “The “shade” is actually a 2-dimensional plate of acrylic glass, and the instant the warm LED light is turned on, the shade becomes a 3-dimensional design. The result is entirely intriguing to witness, […]

The Handy Storage Spot You're Forgetting to Use in Your Kitchen

One of the biggest challenges of living in a small apartment is dealing with a small kitchen—and figuring out where to put all your stuff. Here's a solution you might not have thought of, a way to utilize a little bit of storage space you might not have realized you had. The space in question? The side of the cabinets. READ MORE »

10 Bar Signs That Your Back Porch Needs this Summer

iStock/Carolyn Summertime is the the time for outdoor entertaining and the outdoor bar. And whether you have a patio, porch, deck,or balcony, these bar signs will set the proper tone. Love to entertain in the great outdoors? Who doesn’t,...Show More Summary

The Top 10 Wedding Registry Items Might Surprise You

Registering for your wedding is an exciting rite of passage - but it's also seriously overwhelming. There are so many categories and products to navigate, not to mention personalities to manage - your mom says no registry is complete without formal china, while your future spouse thinks registering for anything beyond the basics is extravagant. Show More Summary

"Colorful, Bright, Happy and Child-Proof" in Berlin — House Call

Name: Ingeborg, Anton and their two daughters Location: Pankow — Berlin, Germany The basics: 5 1/2 years, rented 68 square meters (732 square feet) Ingeborg and her family have added color and character to their starkly white apartment. With little adjustments for every major life change, the apartment has been made to fit the family as it grows. READ MORE »

Matthew Perry's LA Home Is on the Market and It's Way Prettier Than Chandler's Apartment

Matthew Perry has listed his gorgeous Los Angeles home on the market for $13.5 million, and the photos of the redefined mid-century estate proves it's worth every penny. Once sold, the former Friends star will be parting ways with three-bedrooms,...Show More Summary

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