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Small Kitchen Design Ideas Worth Saving

Small Kitchen Design Ideas Worth Saving

We see a lot of great small kitchens, and the best ones have smart layouts, maximized efficiency and clever storage solutions. If you are planning a large renovation, or just want refresh your space,
The Right Way to Paint IKEA Furniture — Apartment Therapy Tutorials

The Right Way to Paint IKEA Furniture — Apartment Therapy Tutorials

We're big fans of IKEA hacks and upgrades so we're completely in favor of adding a little personality with paint. But not all IKEA furniture is alike, and therefore, not all requires the same paint
This Genius Tile Trick Is a Game-Changer for Budget Bathrooms

This Genius Tile Trick Is a Game-Changer for Budget Bathrooms

Believe it or not, an inexpensive box of off-the-shelf tiles can totally transform your floors. There's no need to go out and by something expensive, when you can easily create visual interest under
Crotons Are The Flamboyant Yet Finicky Plant You've Never Heard Of

Crotons Are The Flamboyant Yet Finicky Plant You've Never Heard Of

People love the dramatic yellow, orange, silver, red, white —or even black — multi-colored leaves of croton plants, but don't know they can also be quite challenging to grow. When I asked about them
Stop Overpacking Once And For All With These 3 Questions

Stop Overpacking Once And For All With These 3 Questions

I'm currently reporting to you from the middle of my bedroom, surrounded by garment bags and flung open suitcases, tossed around shoes and a hodge-podge of pants, tops and torn-from-their-hangers
Why Air Plants Are So Popular, Yet Completely Misunderstood

Why Air Plants Are So Popular, Yet Completely Misunderstood

On paper, air plants sound like a dream for low-maintenance types. No pots or dirt, infrequent watering, and an endless variety of creative ways to display them without taking up a lot of space: all
10 Ways to Warm Up Your Bathroom This Winter

10 Ways to Warm Up Your Bathroom This Winter

Growing up in the South, I had never heard of such things like radiant flooring, heated towel racks, or steam rooms for bathrooms. But as a current resident of the North, I've learned that a life
How to Sort Your Closet Like a Professional Personal Stylist

How to Sort Your Closet Like a Professional Personal Stylist

Laurel Kinney more than helps people look their best; she helps them look more like themselves! As a professional personal stylist, a big part of her job is also helping clients organize and sort
Read This Before You Paint Your Old, Peeling Radiator

Read This Before You Paint Your Old, Peeling Radiator

Radiators are hot topics for apartment dwellers. We love them, we hate them, we cover them, we camouflage them, we paint them, we do makeover after makeover trying to help them blend in. If yours
3 Things You're Buying That Are Too Small (And One That's Too Big)

3 Things You're Buying That Are Too Small (And One That's Too Big)

Scale is the number one area where most people make mistakes decorating their home. It takes a trained eye to design a properly balanced room–the kind of Goldilocks-style oasis where everything looks
10 Kitchen Items We Use to Solve Problems All Over the House

10 Kitchen Items We Use to Solve Problems All Over the House

You know the feeling you get when you have a problem in your home — a stain, a crack, an annoyance or a mundane task of some kind — and realize, with relief and a bit of relish, that you have the
New Year, New Home: 11 Fresh Ideas to Try to Shake Things Up

New Year, New Home: 11 Fresh Ideas to Try to Shake Things Up

The beginning of the year is a time of new things, of fresh starts. If you're feeling the urge to try something a little different in your home, we've got 11 ideas to help you shake up your look. READ
The 8 Products that Pro Organizers Say Aren't Worth Spending Your Money On

The 8 Products that Pro Organizers Say Aren't Worth Spending Your Money On

Knowledge is power—especially when it comes to picking out solid organizational products. And with all the splashy storage options the Internet has to offer, sometimes having an idea of what not to
Make Your Radiators More Effective With This Household Staple

Make Your Radiators More Effective With This Household Staple

If you're on the East Coast of the United States, chances are you're currently being pummeled by what meteorologists are (horrifically) calling a bomb cyclone. Basically, it's a blizzard on steroids
The Genius Reason You Should Put Tape on All Your Hardware

The Genius Reason You Should Put Tape on All Your Hardware

Painter's tape is a modern miracle isn't it? I mean, sure, the Great Pyramids are cooler, but when it comes right down to it, there isn't much the blue tape can't do. We've used it to spruce up
Are You Making These 7 Rookie Decorating Mistakes?

Are You Making These 7 Rookie Decorating Mistakes?

Since we spend so much of our time discussing design on Apartment Therapy, I'm willing to bet that most of us have pretty good-looking homes. But style is all in the details, and sometimes it's easy
The Genius Reason to Tape a String To Your Moving Boxes

The Genius Reason to Tape a String To Your Moving Boxes

In my adult life, I've moved almost twenty times. No seriously, I have. It's not a badge of honor by any means, but, because of this, I'm now awesome at packing everything I own in quick order, and
​Why You Should Keep Toothpaste in the Kitchen

​Why You Should Keep Toothpaste in the Kitchen

I love finding ways to use things I already have in new life-hack-y ways, like removing labels on jars with coconut oil and baking soda. Like toothpaste: It's something we all have in our bathrooms.
7 Tell-Tale Signs You Need to Upgrade Your Kitchen This Year

7 Tell-Tale Signs You Need to Upgrade Your Kitchen This Year

A kitchen renovation is a big, big project. There's the planning to be considered, and the budget — not to mention the fact that your kitchen will be out of commission for at least a couple of months.
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