Apartment Therapy Archive - May 2023
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The One Kitchen Renovation with a Low ROI (and 4 Other Mistakes)
Real Estate
Here’s what the pros say.
May 24, 2023
Target Is Recalling 5 Million Threshold Candles
NEWS
Check your stock ASAP.
May 24, 2023
4 Things to Pack for Your Next Cruise — And 4 Things to Leave at Home
Living
Hold onto your hat.
May 24, 2023
This $2500 Per Month Rental Loft Is Marvelously Monochromatic
TOURS
Robert F Samuels Jr. (AKA "Bobby Trendz") refers to his home as "The Trendz Gallery," and it features a black-and-white minimalist but luxurious aesthetic with architectural elements, patterns, contemporary art, and mid-century design.
May 24, 2023
The Last Thing You Should Do Before You Head Out on a Road Trip
Organize & Clean
You really don’t want to forget to do this.
May 24, 2023
You're Probably Loading Your Top-Loading Washing Machine Wrong
Loading the wrong way can cause laundry items to twist and become entangled, or to create a “dome” or “bubble” in the washer. Here's how to prevent that problem.
May 24, 2023
Try the “Wet Rag” Vacuum Trick to Unclog Your Drain (Without Any Chemicals)
There’s nothing more annoying than a bathtub accumulating water from a clogged drain. (I mean, if you wanted a tub full of water, you’d probably just take a bath, right?) But before you call a plumber for help with your shower drain or a clogged sink, you can do a little DIY plumbing in your bathroom. You’ll only need a few things: a rag, a wet-dry vacuum, and maybe a screwdriver.
May 24, 2023
Get a Green Clean: How to Disinfect Your Whole Home With Tea Tree Oil
Are you tired of your home smelling like chemicals when you clean? You shouldn’t have to leave the room in the middle of scrubbing down the counter because the smell of bleach is singeing your nose hairs. A better way to deal with this is concocting your own cleaning products with the use of natural ingredients and essential oils, including tea tree oil.
May 23, 2023
B&A: A $120 Closet Redo Is a Storage-Packed Small-Space Game Changer
Home Projects
The project is practical, sure, but it also brings some personality to what this DIYer calls her “cookie-cutter townhouse.”
May 23, 2023
Five Below Is Selling a $5 Stanley Tumbler Dupe
LIVING
And people are buying nine at a time!
May 23, 2023
Burrow Is Offering 60% Off Editor-Tested Sofas and Seating for Memorial Day
Save on outdoor furniture just in time for summer.
May 23, 2023
Give Your Space an Instant Makeover with This Epic Memorial Day Rug Sale (They’re Up to 40% Off!)
There's a rug style here for every interior.
May 23, 2023
This 250-Square-Foot NYC Studio Has a Walk-in Closet
With the push of a button, this small space transforms.
May 23, 2023
This Overlooked Spot in Your Home Is Great for Books and Plants
Style
And it’s not a bookcase!
May 23, 2023
This Handy Tape Measure Hack Gives You Two Tools in One
Home Projects
This secret superpower is great in a pinch — but there are exceptions.
May 23, 2023
Ashley Tisdale Has a Brilliant Way to Make an AC Unit Blend In
Tisdale came up with a brilliant solution for hiding the bulky unit in plain sight.
May 23, 2023
A Science-Backed Trick That Encourages My Kids to Clean Their Room
Organize & Clean
It always works.
May 23, 2023
This TikToker Built a Greenhouse Kitchen for Their Converted Shed Home
You probably didn’t know you could have a greenhouse kitchen until right now.
May 23, 2023
This Personalized Cutting Board Makes Meal Prep Fun and Easy (Bonus: It Makes a Great Gift, Too!)
The two part design of this board is pure genius!
May 23, 2023
This Fun, Colorful Home Is Completely Unique, Thanks to Clever DIYs
Tour Charlotte's large house she shares with her five kids, which feels completely colorful and one-of-a-kind, thanks to incredible DIY projects.
May 23, 2023
Erin Napier’s New Wallpaper Was Inspired by This Detail in Her Home
It was directly inspired by details from inside the couple’s Tudor-style farmhouse they brought back to life.
May 23, 2023
Nate Berkus’ New Bedding Collection Is the Definition of Quiet Luxury
Style
And he has some new products for your bedding choices, too.
May 23, 2023
This Mom’s “ADHD Cart” Is a Brilliant Hack for Staying Organized
One TikToker shared the simple — yet ingenious — hack she relies on to keep her family’s stuff organized without getting overwhelmed.
May 23, 2023
The Cheap Kitchen Tool I'll Be Using at Lunchtime All Summer Long
Living
It takes up hardly any cabinet space.
May 23, 2023
Here's How One Woman Went on Vacation — And Bought a House
Real Estate
A passing Zillow scroll turned into homeownership.
May 23, 2023
This Georgia Rental Home Is a "Funky" Place Where Creatives Thrive
Tour this 880-square-foot rental apartment that's shared by two creatives; there are cool painted wall squiggles and a couple of fantastic secondhand scores.
May 23, 2023
15 of the Biggest Cleaning Mistakes People Have Made
Organize & Clean
And what they’ve learned from them.
May 23, 2023
Meet the 2023 Apartment Therapy DIY Collective!
Home Projects
Meet Apartment Therapy’s first-ever 2023 DIY Collective, highlighting 8 of our favorite DIYers and their work.
May 23, 2023
B&A: New Cabinets and Counters Give This ’60s Kitchen Its Groove Back
Home Projects
You’ve heard of mid-century modern, but have you heard of modern-meets-mid-century? This kitchen redo is inspired by the ’60s but fit and functional for the 2020s.
May 22, 2023
Partner
Your Favorite Colors, Room by Room
Back in April, with the launch of Color Search 3.0, we introduced the new Search by Room tool which lets you pick a palette and specify a room to find color inspiration from our House Tours. After a few months (and thousands of Color Searches) we were curious to boldly go where no Color Searcher has gone before! We dove into all that data to see what the most popular Sherwin-Williams® Color Searches have been, room by room.
May 22, 2023
15 Best Home Deals from Wayfair’s Massive Memorial Day Sale
If you're looking to upgrade your space, you're going to love these finds.
May 22, 2023
I'm British. These 5 Things Surprised Me About Moving to the U.S.
Real Estate
Some of the cultural differences shocked me.
May 22, 2023
How This Cleaning Tradition in Southern Germany Lives on Today
Organize & Clean
It takes cleaning shared spaces to a whole new level.
May 22, 2023
Dolly Parton Has Smart Storage for Cookbooks Hidden in Plain Sight
Check out her cookbook collection, which she has hidden in plain sight.
May 22, 2023
This Is the (Shockingly) Correct Way to Use a Potato Peeler
Living
It will leave you speechless.
May 22, 2023
This TikTok IKEA RIBBA Hack Turns Your Photos into Abstract Art
Style
For only about $25!
May 22, 2023
This TikToker Upcycled a Children’s Toy into a Garden Feature
A great example of using what you’ve got.
May 22, 2023
Great Jones Is Having a Rare Sitewide Sale That Includes Their Editor-Loved Dutch Oven and Baking Sheet
Shopping
Now's the time to get chic kitchen gear at great prices.
May 22, 2023
A Dark and Dated California House Got a Lovely and Light-Filled Refresh
Brooke Abcarian is the the principal designer of Carian Design, and shares this 1200-square-foot house in Redondo Beach with her husband, Scott, and their two kids.
May 22, 2023
This DIYer Updated Her Concrete Floors and It Looks So Chic
The finished product looks like something out of an upscale café.
May 22, 2023
This TikToker Has a Smart Hack for That Built-in Kitchen Desk
This DIY project takes less than 10 minutes to do.
May 22, 2023
What a Real Estate Agent Really Thinks About Backyard Chicken Coops
Real Estate
It may be a bigger selling point than you think.
May 22, 2023
Ahead of the “Barbie” Movie, the Dreamhouse Is Getting a Makeover
The iconic home is dreamy enough that even adults will want to take a peek inside.
May 22, 2023
This Savannah Apartment Is Like a Cozy, Rug-Filled Industrial Treehouse
During the pandemic Gillian Lyons moved to Savannah, Georgia, from NYC to be closer to her family, purchasing this 744-square-foot apartment.
May 22, 2023