9 Smart Pieces of Advice from People Who Excel at Living in a Small Home
From working with the space you have rather than the space you want, to putting sustainability first, to planning design ahead of time.
Jan 2, 2022
How to Find Your Dream Decor Inspiration, According to Your Zodiac Sign
This roundup of house tours (with home decor that matches the vibe of each zodiac sign), might inspire your own home, whether you're a Taurus needing a serene space or a Leo craving bold maximalism.
Jan 1, 2022
11 of the Coolest Ways People Used Color in Their Homes This Year
From the intentional and subtle to the big, bright, and bold, these spaces all use color in jaw-dropping ways.
Dec 26, 2021
11 Stunning Cabins and A-Frames That'll Make You Want to Run Off to the Woods
From A-frames in California to mountain hideaways in the Catskills, these quiet retreats show what’s possible with DIY skills, creativity, and, sometimes, a lot of white paint.
Dec 25, 2021
Before & After (& After): 5 DIYers on What They Love & Regret About Their Redos
Days, weeks, and months later, here's how these five DIYers feel about their home makeovers.
Dec 23, 2021
6 DIYers Share Favorite Home Projects from 2021, from Upcycles to Room Redos
These clever projects were the best of the year for these talented DIYers.
Dec 22, 2021
7 of Reddit's Favorite IKEA Hacks of 2021, Featuring BILLY, HEMNES, and More
These hacks were some of the top-voted of the year.
Dec 21, 2021
Why Real Estate Agents Will Always Tell You to Buy These 6 Items
They’re critical to keep your home functioning smoothly and safely.
Dec 8, 2021
11 White-Walled Rooms That Still Pack a Colorful Punch
From vibrant textiles to bold graphic art, these rooms show that white walls are the perfect canvas for color.
Nov 27, 2021
9 of Reddit's Favorite Under-$100 Home Upgrades
These upgrades are easy and affordable to pull off — but make a huge difference at home.
Nov 19, 2021
10 Things You Should Always Keep in Your Garage, According to Real Estate Pros
They'll be worth it in a pinch.
Nov 9, 2021
5 DIY Tricks for Faking Marble, Leather, and Other Expensive Finishes for Cheap
You can get the rich look without the rich price.
Nov 3, 2021
7 Ideas to Help You Squeeze a Few More Weeks Out of Your Outdoor Space
Falling leaves don't have to mean the end of outdoor hangs. Here's how to extend the life of your porch, patio, or balcony.
Oct 27, 2021
How Just 10 More Inches of Counter Space Made My Kitchen Way More Functional
It doesn't sound like a lot, but that little bit of counter space transformed how I use my kitchen.
Oct 12, 2021
4 Reasons Why I Quit Being a Landlord
After four years, I decided to stop.
Oct 1, 2021
One of the Skinniest Homes in London Is for Sale
And it comes with an equally skinny terrace.
Sep 29, 2021
This Cheap, One-Hour Project Will Turn a Bland Wall into a Vibrant Dining Nook
You'll just need painting supplies and a stencil that you can find on Etsy.
Sep 24, 2021
8 Common Paint Myths Busted by the Pros
Contractors and paint experts debunk some common painting myths and fill you in on the right way to approach your next painting project. 
Sep 23, 2021
This $3 Accessory Makes Old Outlets Look Brand New (No Wiring Necessary!)
It’s a 30-second fix that will bring your home into 2021 and leave your outlets — and your walls — with a smooth, monochromatic, clean look.
Sep 22, 2021
This $10 DIY Will Make a Plain Old Lamp Look Designer
It's an exact dupe for the pleated lampshades you’ll find in every upscale home store.
Sep 20, 2021
7 Home Inspector Notes That Might Not Actually Be a Big Deal
Don't walk away from the closing table just yet.
Sep 19, 2021
The Best Advice for Actually Finishing Your Weekend DIY Project
We talked to five DIY weekend warriors on how they find time in their busy schedules to complete their projects.
Sep 16, 2021
5 Tips I Wish I'd Known Before Hosting My First Yom Kippur Break Fast
I’ve lived, learned, and called in the pros for the ins and outs of hosting that I wish I knew the first time I hosted a Yom Kippur celebration in my home.
Sep 16, 2021
If You’re Tired of Painted Arches, Here’s a New Wall Accent to Try
You just need a handful of supplies and about an hour to complete this bold, graphic look.
Sep 15, 2021
What's the Difference Between "Antique" and "Vintage"?
Semantics or something more? Find out here!
Sep 14, 2021
3 Homeowners Explain Why They Became Renters Again
"I thought owning a home was what responsible adults did.”
Sep 14, 2021
6 Ways to Spot Potential in an Empty Place, According to DIY Pros
It's all about looking for unique and quirky elements to embrace rather than hide.
Sep 13, 2021
5 “Easy” Home Projects That Are Trickier Than They Sound
Those time-lapse videos of sparkling projects that look straight out of a magazine and TikToks promising IKEA hacks that come together in minutes aren't always the whole truth. 
Sep 10, 2021
One Small Thing That's Making Your Home Look Run Down (and How to Fix It)
It’s such an easy thing to ignore — and it only takes a few minutes to fix.
Sep 6, 2021
This Hack Can Help You Make a Giant Luxe-Looking Mirror for $150 or Less
Marissa Ashcraft, a home and DIY creator, found a way to hack a 3-foot by 5-foot giant mirror for just $150.
Sep 1, 2021
The Biggest Mistake You're Likely Making with Painter's Tape — and How to Fix It
The mistake is an easy one to make, and even easier to fix.
Aug 26, 2021
3 Former House Flippers Reveal Why They Quit Flipping
It's not all fun and dollar signs like on TV.
Aug 9, 2021
7 Features That'll Tell You If a Historic Home Is Well-Maintained
It only takes 10 minutes to spot them.
Jul 19, 2021
Here Are 5 Things I Wish I Knew Before Buying a Flipped Home
The honeymoon period didn't last long on my 140-year-old abode.
May 10, 2021
Buying a Second Home First Might Be the Best Real Estate Move of 2021
Unlock the achievement of homeownership — with a small vacation property.
Apr 13, 2021