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So What's the Deal with IKEA Refrigerators Anyway?

IKEA has been selling kitchen cabinets (and countertops) for quite some time, but they also have a full line of appliances — ovens, ranges, range hoods, microwaves, dishwashers, and refrigerators — so you can outfit your entire kitchen with pieces from the Swedish retailer. Show More Summary

How to Never Feel Lonely When You're Alone at Home

(Image credit: Stocksy) When you find yourself with zero plans and just stretched out on the couch, it can feel super easy to slip into a rut of boredom. To side-step that scenario, we created a list of 11 super fun and pro-active things you can do with your free evening. Show More Summary

How To Clean Your Apartment Just Like Monica Geller Would

Dedicated Friends fans spent entire decades watching the platonic and romantic lives of Ross, Rachel, Monica, Chandler, Phoebe and Joey play out. We watched Rachel pursue a fashion career, we watched Joey not share his food, we watched...Show More Summary

There's a Great British Baking Show for Gardens, And Here's How You Can Stream It — Stream Team

If you're obsessed with watching charming and talented amateur contestants compete on The Great British Baking Show, it's not a stretch to say you'll enjoy another UK export—and starting in May, you'll be able to stream it here in the US. READ MORE »

You're Messy, They're Tidy? (Or Vice Versa?) Five Ways to Find a Middle Ground

I once lived in a London apartment with five other girls, one of whom made "fudge" once a week: marshmallows and chocolate chips melted in the microwave and spread into a baking dish. The girls would come home punchdrunk on cheap vodka and British accents and hack at the congealed mess with forks, fingers, whatever. Show More Summary

Eclectic Chateau Style in a California "Tree House" — House Tour

Name: Mark Shapiro Location: Venice, California Years Lived In: 4 years, owned p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 11.0px Helvetica; color: #000000; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000} span.s1 {font-kerning: none} For podcaster Mark Shapiro, the house hunt was daunting — and long-lasting. Show More Summary

3 Best Bedroom Makeovers from the One Room Challenge

We've talked about the One Room Challenge before, a biannual event hosted by Calling It Home that tasks home design bloggers with transforming one room over the course of six weeks. Last time, we featured some of our favorite bathroom makeovers, but this time around, it's all about the bedrooms. Show More Summary

Here's What to Buy a Mom Who Says She Doesn't Want Anything — Mother's Day

Mom's are amazing specimens. They give and give and give...and when Mother's Day comes around and you ask them what they want to show them your appreciation, you're often met with a vague "Your love is all I really need." Or, if you're...Show More Summary

Fantasy Real Estate: Questions I Have About the Homes in Big Little Lies

Have you caught up on Big Little Lies, the seven-part HBO miniseries everyone from your mom to your hair stylist is talking about? The one starring Nicole Kidman, Reese Witherspoon and Shailene Woodley, even though she seems a little...Show More Summary

We Hacked the $35 RAST Dresser Two Ways: Happy Modern and Bone Inlay — Video from Apartment Therapy

p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Helvetica} This $35 unfinished pine dresser is a blank slate for your creativity. To show how this piece can be customized to match any decor style—no matter if your signature look is understated or over-the-top—we hacked this dresser two ways. Show More Summary

A Modern Residence with Simple Details Outside of Moscow

While the luxury of Italian marble and antique oak can never quite be matched, the reality is that you do not need the most expensive materials to create a truly unique and stylish space. Instead, it is the way the materials fit and flow together that creates real luxury. This modern interior, made for a […]

Photos: See why soaking tubs are the hot new luxury item

Deep, free-standing soaking tubs are the go-to amenity for luxury home owners looking to create sumptuous master bath retreats that put the ahhhh in spa. Silhouettes range from minimalist modern designs to vintage-inspired slipper tubs and adaptations of 19th century French boat tubs with gently...

The Kitchen Cabinet Color I'm Obsessed With

(Image credit: ?Echo and Earl | ?DesignSponge) When I become enamored of something, I tend to get very one-track minded, sometimes, without even realizing. This is one of those times. Over the past several weeks, I've mindlessly Pinned,...Show More Summary

The Smart Solar Flower

What is SmartflowerPOP?   It’s not exactly a flower, but it’s as close as a machine can get to looking pretty enough for a garden. Once installed, The SmartflowerPOP uses photovoltaic technology to create clean electricity for your home or living space. Producing approximately 4000 kWh of electricity per year, the Smartflower is twice as efficient […]

Here's How You Can Make Perfect (and Inexpensive!) Pendant Lights — Kitchn

From Kitchn ? This Site Lets You Make Perfect (and Inexpensive!) Pendant Lights READ MORE »

Pale or Powerful: See How Color Changes a Super Small Space — GIF Magic

The coziness of a small space — or the closed-in, cramped feeling of one — isn't always due to how few square feet it is. What you fill a small room with matters, for sure. But another vital element is the color you coat the room in....Show More Summary

Jennifer Lopez's $40M Home Is Designed For a Lifestyle Befitting of Royalty

Jennifer Lopez is no luxury real estate novice - she owns a multimillion-dollar penthouse in Manhattan and a mansion in Hidden Hills - so when she buys a new property, you know it's going to be something absolutely breathtaking. And the singer-songwriter's latest acquisition does not disappoint. Show More Summary

One Thing You Can Clean Today to Save Your Future Self Major Money — Spring Cleaning in 20 Minutes a Day

This will not be the sexiest thing you do this month, but it just might be the most important. Hidden somewhere on your refrigerator is a winding, zig-zaggy section of tubing called a condenser coil — it's there to take air from the room and make it cool enough to keep the food and supplies you store inside the fridge fresh. Show More Summary

Time-Saving Tips to Make Your Next Outdoor Party a Success

If party hosting is on your Summer agenda, it's never too early to start planning. To make every part of preparing (and impressing!) even easier, we've rounded up simple tips that'll save you serious time in the long run. From snacks...Show More Summary

8 Jaw-Dropping HGTV Scandals You Didn't See on Camera

It's all shiny new homes and dazzling makeovers on screen, but off camera, HGTV shows and their stars experience drama like everyone else. We've rounded up the most jaw-dropping network scandals ahead. Brace yourself, and then read ...

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