Pin it Name: Ashley, Brian, Charlie the Boxer, & Baby on the way Location: Sterling, IL Years lived in: 1 1/2 years; owned Room: Upstairs Bathroom Room Size: Roughly 120 sq ft. Ashley and her husband moved from Denver to a small town in Illinois a couple of years ago, buying an old 19th Century home in the process. Show More Summary
Lauren and Chad's Vintage Comfort House Tour Pin it Welcome to the Spring Closet Cure! Are you ready to take the first step toward a cleaner, less crowded closet and a wardrobe that makes you happier? Good, because I've got it all planned out and we can do this, over the next two weeks in 10 manageable steps. Show More Summary
Pin it Want to enjoy a stress-free flight? Consider boarding blindfolded. A new study finds that air rage incidents are more common on planes that require economy passengers to schlep through first class before buckling up. READ MOR...
Pin it The Trickle-Down theory is the genesis of regular conversations in my household. I won’t go into my stance on the economic principle here, but when it comes to home furnishings, it’s a very real thing. What is seen in “high design”...Show More Summary
Pin it Name: Stone Dow, Julia Goldstein, and their cat, Kiki Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts Size: 1,400 square feet Years lived in: 5 months; Rented Stone and Julia happened upon their 1960s duplex via Craigslist — it's an unbelievable find that would make anyone want to start looking around in the off-season of the Boston rental market. Show More Summary
Pin it The sky is blue. The trees are green. And in a red-blooded burst of spring fever, you’re stepping off your indoor treadmill and into the light. Here are some hard-won truths to keep in mind as you venture into nature. READ MO...
Andreas Martin-Löf Arkitekter accepted the challenge of building a modern hillside dwelling on a six-hectare plot owned by a family in Stockholm, Sweden. The owners requested a home that visually communicates to the other two main constructions...Show More Summary
Kitchen lighting requires the careful consideration of two purposes. Ideally, it should illuminate the work surfaces where you conduct most of your preparation, and it should provide welcoming ambiance during dinner or evening hours. Pendants fill a special role in the kitchen, in addition to the two requirements mentioned previously – kitchen pendants are the […]
Before Pin it Project by: Isabel Location: Madrid, Spain As working from home becomes more common, so does the problem of carving out office space. Isabel saw opportunity to create an office in her living room that would give her her own workspace while allowing her to spend time with her family. READ MORE »
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Sage & Gracie's Sweet and Resourceful Portland Home Pin it If you scroll through any of our most-admired house tours, you're likely to spot two things: pets and plants. Caught on camera, they appear to be living together in perfect harmony, but as most pet- and plant-owners can tell you, a behind-the-scenes battle often plays out. Show More Summary
Pin it There have been some pretty great couch gags in the 27 seasons of The Simpsons, but we might be a bit partial to this one, aired last night for the season finale, that features some familiar Swedish pictograms. READ MORE »
Pin it From The Kitchn ? The 3 Ways We Made Family Recipes Part of Our Wedding READ MORE »
Pin it It's been two years since readers gave Laura advice about increasing the curb appeal of her rental property and she's back with an update. Her plan was to make the lawn healthier and add some shrubs. She was also considering painting the shutters or siding and asked readers to help decide what color might go nicely with the yellow. Show More Summary
Pin it Contemporary furniture brand Ochre has a new home for the summer. The UK company is hosting a pop-up shop in London. READ MORE »
With scary reports of the Zika virus all over the news, it's hard not to feel threatened by the mosquitoes lurking in your yard. Instead of hiding indoors all Summer, fill your garden with plants mosquitoes hate and be sure to light a mosquito-repelling candle when you're outdoors. Show More Summary
Joe & Keith Share a Tiny & Inviting Oakland Studio Pin it Clamp lamps are a brilliant, doable, and budget-friendly boon for renters. It's on demand task lighting that moves with you —and often costs under $10. Flexibility is their best feature: stick them in your home's shadow zones, and angle them to direct the light just where you need it. READ MORE »
Pin it Dream kitchen renovations are fun to see and all, but it's the DIY pull-them-up-by-their-bootstrap remodels that really hold onto our hearts. Ranging in cost from $2,000 to $4,000, these kitchens show what happens when owners don't let small budgets get in the way of big improvements. READ MORE »
Searching for front porch ideas that go beyond the ordinary? Look no further. Whether you plan on chilling in a hammock or grilling up some fun for your and some friends, it’s time to get your porch ready for the season. If you are like most people, the porch is […] The post 7 Must-Have Front Porch Ideas That’ll Keep You Outside All Season appeared first on EcoSalon.
Pin it Name: Ryan and Amber Flynn Location: Downtown — Fashion District; Los Angeles, California Size: 3,500 square feet Years lived in: 2 years; rented When Ryan and Amber Flynn first moved to Los Angeles in 2011, they spent a month crashing on the floor of their friends’ downtown loft. Show More Summary