Skipping the Hassle Of Hiding Home Theater Wiring
We’ve always preached the pros of going wireless here at Apartment Therapy (check out Joel’s wireless audio setup), and there have always been pros and cons. This is the year to finally take your video and audio wireless and stop stressing about running unsightly wiring all over your home.Wireless VideoWireless video has been around for quite some time now, but many of us have struggled with the drawbacks that it brings.
Jun 26, 2019
A Portuguese Rental Home Is Effortlessly Elegant
This bright white rental apartment in Lisbon has textiles, art, and objects that bring in color.
Jun 26, 2019
Mike’s Masculine Vintage
Name: Michael MurphyLocation: Brooklyn — New York, New YorkSize: 615 square feetYears lived in: 5 — ownedAs an interior designer, Mike is used to working on high-end projects for which he might source a sofa for $45,000 without blinking an eye. But when it comes to his own home, he intentionally aims for a more relaxed look through a combination of vintage modern furniture pieces and his own personal handiwork.
Jun 26, 2019
Here’s What’s Coming and Going From Netflix in July 2019
If your summer plans include staying inside and watching Netflix, we have some great news. The streaming service has released what will be hitting our queues in July, along with some titles we’ll have to say goodbye to. HAGS!The most magical nanny flies into our queues on her umbrella on July 9.Yass! The boys are back in Kansas City and ready to makeover a whole new season of heroes, so grab the tissues.
Jun 26, 2019
The One Thing Your Most Put-Together Friends Do Before Moving
It's easy to get so overwhelmed you don't know where to start when moving, but I'll make it simple for you: Here's one thing that you can do, right now.
Jun 26, 2019
The Surprising Way People Are Using Instagram (Yes, Instagram) to Stay Productive
Who thought social media would actually help you get your to-do list done?
Jun 26, 2019
Dan’s Kitchen: The Big Reveal
Name: Dan Bailey Type of Project: Kitchen remodel Location: East Boston, Boston, Massachusetts Type of building: 2nd Floor Condo in a Greek-Revival Row House At times, it may have seemed like the Kitchen Renovation That Would Never End. In fact, Dan had the dubious honor of edging out Christine and Pierre for Longest Renovation Diary Project to Date — but through all the setbacks and pitfalls and I-had-no-idea-this-would-take-so-longs, Dan stayed strong.
Jun 26, 2019
A New Study Shows that ‘Puppy Dog Eyes’ Are an Actual Thing
They're designed to melt your heart.
Jun 26, 2019
7 Lighting Solutions That Conveniently Also Look Like Artwork
Stylish design solutions ahead.
Jun 26, 2019
How to Be a Good Friend When Your Friend Has a Baby
Here are a few ways to bolster a friend as they're just beginning to navigate a whole new world—whether it's their first baby or their fifth.
Jun 26, 2019
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One of Our Favorite Decor Shops Now Has a Beautiful New Outdoor Collection
It’s summer, and you want nothing more than to be outside. If there’s a beach within reachable distance, you are dying to be there. If you have a bit of outdoor space to call your own, you may be thinking about sprucing it up. So it feels like a good time to announce that Society6, one of our favorite retailers, has just introduced an outdoor collection.Why do we like Society6? (1.) The things they sell are beautiful and unique. And sometimes they’re even lovably weird!
Jun 26, 2019
Instead of Renting, This Military Family Moves Their Cozy 350-Square-Foot RV Home From Place to Place
Dylan is an officer in the Navy, which means moving every year or so. He and his wife got sick of renting so decided to instead move into a fifth wheel and move their home with them!
Jun 26, 2019
Shoot for the Stars With These Starry Decor Finds
They're great for the 4th of July—and the rest of the year, too.
Jun 26, 2019
Tool Cart Changing Table
It always pays to shop non-baby stores for baby items, especially when you aren’t happy with the existing baby offerings. We’ve blogged about converting that changing table into a bar. We’ve even blogged before about using a kitchen cart or tool cart as a changing table. And here is a great looking example of tool cart turned changing table.We love the bright yellow finish, the industrial quality and the casters.
Jun 26, 2019
How a $6 Amazon Find Can Make Your Trash Can a Million Times Better
We have the most simple solution for your most simple can: Command hooks!
Jun 25, 2019
A Lovely Brooklyn Studio Is a Lesson in Superb Small Space Planning
Oyin Antwi managed to squeeze every possible function a person would need in just 370 square feet.
Jun 26, 2019
This Is What an Off-Grid Passive House Looks Like
Name: Jennie Hoekstra, Luke Hoekstra, Jude (9), Neve (7), Wilder (4), Marmalade (the cat), Miki and Mandu (Australian Zebra Finches), and a flock of semi-retired hens. Location: Kemble — Ontario, Canada Size: 1,665 square feet Years Lived In: 6 months, owned In the spring of 2017 a lovely four-acre lot came up for sale in the rural village where we live. We knew the property well and loved it, but understood that it was on an unmaintained road with no hydro, so building would be tricky.
Jun 26, 2019
7 Delightful Sofas Available on Bazaar
Chesterfield Sofa – Brown Leather – $1,200 or best offer – This is a dark brown leather Chesterfield sofa, made by Distinctive Chesterfields. I’m moving and have to sell my gorgeous dark brown leather chesterfield sofa. I bought this from a shop in England 4 years ago and it’s been the center point of my living space. So many friends and loved ones have gathered on this sofa and it’s given me a lifetime of memories.
Jun 25, 2019
Wayfair Employees Plan a Walkout After Learning the Company Reportedly Sold Furniture to Detention Centers
On Wednesday, employees of Wayfair are planning a walkout in response to learning that the online retailer has sold furniture to at least one facility meant to detain children at the border.
Jun 25, 2019
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4 Easy Design Tricks to Turn Your Bathroom Into a Spa
Life can get hectic and, unfortunately, you can’t jaunt off to a luxury spa whenever the going gets tough. So how do you find your bliss at home? By turning your bathroom into a self-care spa retreat. And since no trip to the spa should cause more stress, consider financing your DIY with the Synchrony HOME™ credit card. It was designed with nesting in mind, offering 2% cash back everywhere plus promotional financing at more than a million home retailers nationwide.
Jun 25, 2019
Airbnb’s New Luxury Site Has a Private Island You Can Rent—If You’ve Got a Million Dollars
Airbnb has gone upscale. Today, the company launched Airbnb Luxe, a collection of impressive listings that bring bespoke travel to everyone—if you have the cash, that is. The service debuted with over 2,000 listings across the world, each passing a 300-plus checklist that covers design and function.
Jun 25, 2019
This Farm-Meets-Bohemian Cleveland House Has a ‘Boffice’, and You Might Want One Now, Too
Erika Wasilewski is the founder of lifestyle blog and brand Peony + Honey, and lives in this vibrant house in Ohio with her husband and three rescue cats.
Jun 25, 2019
25 Tips to Help Embrace Your Inner Boho Design Lover
Get inspired for a boho-chic home.
Jun 25, 2019
This Photographer Has a Knack for Spotting Roadside Decor Gems
This family of six has turned an outdated, 100-year-old house into a beautiful, functional, and fun home.
Jun 25, 2019
Shantay You Stay: RuPaul’s $5 Million Mid-Century Modern LA Home For Sale Is a Major Winner
RuPaul has become a household name and paved the way for countless others to have a voice. The four-time Emmy winner and “Drag Race” star also put his signature stamp on a 1960s home, so if you’re in the market for a $4.999 million dollar mid-century mod pad, it’s also for sale. Don’t let the normal specs—2,400 square feet, 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths to be exact—lead you to believe it’s anything less than fabulous.
Jun 25, 2019
Kirsten Dunst Is Selling Her Toluca Lake Home, But We Really Just Want Her Huge Fiddle Leaf Fig
Kirsten Dunst is saying goodbye to her waterfront estate.
Jun 25, 2019
Text Your Dad: CCR Guitarist Tom Fogerty's Former Home Is on Sale for $500K
Crank up the oldies station and pull up the drive to this earthy, multi-story home settled on half an acres in beautiful Flagstaff, Arizona.
Jun 25, 2019
Inside Out: Jack’s Really Small Home
Inside Out: A showcase for those who transform their residences into homes via innovative interventionName: JackLocation: Times SquareSize: 160 sqft. rentalFavorite Element: R2D2 jar Jack is an artist/musician who won the jackpot 5 years ago when he was called off the waitlist for the Times Square Hotel. It is an SRO (single-resident occupancy) run by a great non-profit housing developer called Common Ground.
Jun 25, 2019
The Plant Doctor’s Baltimore Home and Studio Are Absolutely Filled With Gorgeous Green Plants
Plant stylist, interior designer, artist, filmmaker, and author Hilton Carter shows us around his plant-filled industrial jungle loft home in Baltimore.
Jun 25, 2019
The Prettiest Flatware on Amazon All Under $35
Upgrading your dinner table just got a whole lot easier.
Jun 25, 2019
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This Is The Bed I Wish I Had Bought Many Years Ago
When I lived in a walk-up in Greenwich Village, the building staircase was so narrow that even a neighbor carrying groceries home could completely block traffic. Obviously, this made moving in a challenge. My roommate went so far as hiring someone to cut his bed in half, move it up the tiny staircase, and reassemble it upstairs. I elected to sleep on an air mattress. Needless to say, we both could have used The Bed, by Thuma. As its name implies, The Bed is not a regular bed.
Jun 25, 2019
6 Etsy Shops Selling American-Made Home Decor
With 4th of July right around the corner, it's a good time to shop small & local.
Jun 25, 2019
5 Things that Make Your Bathroom Look Messier Than It Is
Here are some common culprits that make a clean bathroom appear disheveled.
Jun 25, 2019
‘Visibility is a Revolutionary Act’: How Our Readers Celebrate Pride at Home
We asked some of our readers what Pride means to them and how they celebrate at home or in their communities. Here’s what they shared.
Jun 25, 2019
Shop What’s New in Bazaar
Midcentury Tall Dresser/Bachelor’s Chest – $230 – A solid wood, tall dresser from 1965. This well-made piece features solid wood construction, a beautiful wood veneer, a geometric accent, hidden pulls, a wood formica top, and a handsome, Danish inspired profile. No labels, but very similar to others tagged “Bassett.” Piece in good to very good vintage condition. Light, age appropriate wear like light scratches and small chips, etc.
Jun 24, 2019
8 Beach Towels That’ll Make This Summer Even Better
You're gonna soak up the sun.
Jun 24, 2019
Here’s How Rooms from ‘Gilmore Girls,’ ‘Friends,’ and More Would Look in 2019
Isn’t it fun to just imagine how some of the most memorable television interiors might look with a little sprucing up and a touch of some 2019 trends?
Jun 24, 2019
Look Inside: A Light-Filled, Spacious Converted Church in New England for $500K
We'll confess our love for this home.
Jun 24, 2019
This IKEA Location Will Take Your Old Bedding to Help Shelter Animals
The effort is to minimize waste and improve the lives of our furry, four-legged friends.
Jun 24, 2019
9 Travel Essentials You Need For Your Long Flight
Here to make your trip that much better.
Jun 24, 2019
This Prefab Artist Cabin in New Zealand Is an Off-Grid Retreat
The prefab cabin is on a peaceful, remote spot in New Zealand.
Jun 24, 2019
The 10 Moves Everyone Makes in Their 20s
Whether it's trying to save some cash, find more room, or give a relationship a real shot, it's likely you'll pack up everything you own in cardboard boxes and rent a moving van more than once before you hit 30.
Jun 24, 2019
How Often You Need to Clean Your Dish Rack, According to a Pro House Cleaner
A professional house cleaner tells us how often we actually need to clean our dish racks to keep mold, mildew, and rust away. Plus shares her picks for the best hand-washing tools.
Jun 24, 2019
Get the Look: A Happy, Eclectic Apartment in San Fran
This San Francisco space is bright, breezy, and cozy--three of our favorite things. The modern decor provides a calm, laid back vibe, and plants help brighten up a space rooted in neutrals. Follow along to see how to replicate this beautiful look!
Jun 23, 2019
7 Tips for Moving With Pets, According to Animal Trainers
To help make the moving process easier on Fido and Fluffy, we’ve asked animal trainers and behaviorists for their best pet-friendly moving tips.
Jun 23, 2019
The Victorian Mansion from “Stepmom” Is for Sale
That view of the Hudson is incredible.
Jun 23, 2019
Amazon Is Selling a Table That Turns into a Fire Pit for $130
S'mores lovers rejoice.
Jun 23, 2019