From flatscreens to top-of-the-line kitchen appliances, technological touches can make a great home even better, all while seamlessly fitting into the space's aesthetic. Case in point: our readers, who know a thing or two about incorporating high-tech elements without feeling like they're living in a spaceship. Here are a few of our favorite examples.
With no separate room for their new baby, Tabitha and her husband came up with a creative storage solution that also doubles as decor (how can you resist cute little outfits on display??). Check out how they made this super easy IKEA hack:
We love to talk about mattresses on Apartment Therapy. We spend so much of our lives in bed that we really can't overestimate how important it is. So now we really want to know about your mattress — what kind you have, whether you like it, and, um, what you do in it.
We teamed up with our friends at FurnitureToday, a weekly trade magazine for the furniture industry, to bring you this survey. The idea is that by understanding how you shop for and live with mattresses and beds, we can offer you better bed-related content, and the mattress industry readers of FurnitureToday can offer you better stores and mattresses! Survey respondents can also enter for the chance to win a $100 American Express gift card.
Today's Comment of the Day comes from the lovely lady above, Rebecca, whose home is featured as today's tour. Several readers picked up on the wisdom of one of her quotes from the tour - a good reminder for everyone, especially creative types who can get a little self-critical - check it out:
A good home office isn't just a place to put your laptop: It's a place where work gets done with style, where high-tech gadgets make everything work a little easier and look a little cooler. Here are a few home offices from House Tours and Tech Tours past that do just that.