The miraculous moldable glue known as Sugru is perfect for everything from repairing busted iPhone cables to improving kitchen appliances, and even making the most of any small space by attaching hooks to almost any surface. Previously only available online, you can now get Sugru at Lowe's nationwide (at the paint counter) – just in time to plan your first project of the year! These 5 simple and ingenious Sugru DIY projects will definitely stick with you in 2015.
The January Cure is a great way to get your place in shape, but as anyone who is half of a couple knows, it's not always easy to agree on things related to our homes - even when the topic is seemingly straightforward maintenance, cleaning and organizing. One veteran Cure-r shares a tip that brilliantly brings together both sides of the "chore" aisle...check it out:
Woodwork is a dream detail, but it can be a doozy to work around. With undertones ranging from yellow to red to gray, matching it is no one-size-fits-all task. Consider our Color Search tool, sponsored by Sherwin-Williams, your crystal ball: Will lavender paint look good with my dark wood trim? Is red right for oak crown molding? Let Color Search inspire you!
We're not the only ones slinging slick design advice and providing motivational words — Apartment Therapy readers are generous with their experience, inspiration and ideas. We've rounded up some of the smartest and cleverest comments we spotted this year in posts ranging from house tours to how-tos.
You Apartment Therapy readers are so smart, helpful and all around wonderful in the comment threads that we can't get enough of you! We want more! So, to make having and reading conversations better than ever we've launched a new upgrade to our system...
We've all been to the holiday party with the lackluster spread: You know, the one with the sad-looking shrimp cocktail and the flimsy plastic deli trays? We're pretty sure that science backs us up on this: food tastes better when it's served from a beautiful buffet. Right, science? This year, let's build a food table that's delicious, decked out and — dare we say — glamorous.
Many attractive sofas are simply not that comfy – either so taut that you slide right off or so soft that you can't get up. Lucky for us, the team at Value City Furniture and Krohler – their own manufacturing facility, took this as a challenge: to create the most comfortable sofa in the world without compromising on style. This is how their new line of furniture – the Ultimate Comfort by Kroehler™ – was born.
What do you get for the person who has everything, or nothing, or some things, but also great taste? We're smitten with the idea of giving art as a gift. Minted's collection includes gorgeous original works, personalized foil-pressed designs and chic photo gifts, all sourced from their global community of independent artists. Check out our favorite art gifts and see how many people on your list have been 'nice' enough to score one of these.