Renovating In Projects
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A Small Bedroom Redo Uses Kitchen Cabinetry — and It Totally Works!
HOME PROJECTS
That’s just one idea to steal from this sweet bedroom redo with “small fairytale nook” style.
Sep 11, 2023
10 Smart Under-Stair Storage Ideas That Maximize Space
Organize & Clean
It help increase storage and decrease visible clutter at the same time.
Sep 11, 2023
A Beige ’90s Bathroom Pops After a Pink-Tiled Makeover
HOME PROJECTS
The after is a big “wow” moment.
Sep 8, 2023
The Tile Is the Star of This 1970s Bathroom Renovation
HOME PROJECTS
Bye, beige carpet! Hello, geometric floor tile.
Sep 3, 2023
Before & After: This Dark Kitchen Got a Happy, Cost-Efficient “Facelift”
Style
It took these homeowners nine months to decide on the wallpaper — and the final result was definitely worth the wait.
Sep 1, 2023
B&A: An “Everything Was Brown” Bathroom Is Now a “Little Jewelry Box”
Home Projects
This DIYer has great advice for budgeting for a reno.
Aug 29, 2023
B&A: 4 Low-Lift Swaps Make This Entryway Feel More Open and Timeless
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The goal was to accentuate the positives while adding seating and replacing the flooring and lighting.
Aug 28, 2023
B&A: A Closed-Off Kitchen’s 1952 Layout Gets a Stunning Open-Plan Redo
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The fresh color palette is inspired by nature.
Aug 26, 2023
B&A: An 80-Square-Foot Bedroom Redo Has 3 Tricks for Maximizing Space
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“Don't be put off if a room feels small,” this apartment owner says.
Aug 24, 2023
B&A: Brick and Stone from 1793 Look New Again in This Living Room Redo
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This historic living room redo shows off the room’s best features.
Aug 22, 2023
Why Popcorn Ceilings Are Actually Pretty GreatProjects & Improvements
There's an upside to everything.
Aug 21, 2023
One Home Repair Worth DIYing — And One to Skip, According to a Pro
Home Projects
You might be surprised at which is which.
Aug 18, 2023
Peek Inside This 378-Square-Foot Tiny House That Used to Be a Garage
News & Culture
This former garage has more amenities than most one-bedroom apartments.
Aug 17, 2023
B&A: A Wheelchair User’s Bathroom Gets a Dreamy and Functional Redo
HOME PROJECTS
The new shower is ahh-inspiring.
Aug 16, 2023
Before and After: My Family’s 70-Square-Foot Bathroom Now Fits a Shower AND Tub
Home Projects
One of the best decisions I made in this reno was thinking about how my growing kiddos will use the space for the long haul.
Aug 13, 2023
Before & After: A Windowless Bathroom Transforms into a Bright Oasis
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Let there be light!
Aug 11, 2023
B&A: An “Anything but Relaxing” Bathroom Gets a Glam Blue-Green Glow-Up
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This apartment dweller was envisioning something more spacious and spa-like.
Aug 10, 2023
B&A: A Tiny Galley Kitchen Goes Big with a Game-Changing New Layout
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“It feels like one big room now,” this homeowner says. Before, the 1977 kitchen felt cramped.
Aug 8, 2023
B&A: An 1890s Victorian Living Room Gets a Bold-Yet-Respectful Redo
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“Be very gentle with old homes,” this designer says. But that doesn’t mean you can’t go bold with paint!
Aug 7, 2023
Why It’s So Hard to Find a Contractor — And How to Make It Easier
Home Projects
If you feel like hiring pros is especially hard right now, you’re not imagining it. Here’s how to navigate the shortage.
Aug 7, 2023
B&A: A Scrappy Backyard Becomes a Dreamy Multi-“Room” Oasis
HOME PROJECTS
It’s now cleverly divided into spaces for dining, lounging, gardening, and more.
Aug 3, 2023
B&A: A Cramped White Kitchen Goes Bigger and Bolder for Under $3,200
HOME PROJECTS
The after is pure sunshine.
Aug 2, 2023
Here’s How to Find Cheap Kitchen Cabinets That Won’t Compromise Your Style
HOME PROJECTS
Save your money for other splurges.
Jul 30, 2022
B&A: A Surf-Style Redo Turns a Plain Room into the Ultimate Kid Space
Home Projects
It's the perfect place to hang 10 (and hang out).
Jul 30, 2023
B&A: A Home Office Goes from “Oversized Closet” to Stylish Work Space
Home Projects
Opening up a wall made a big difference here.
Jul 28, 2023
Watch HGTV Stars Make a “King-Sized” Guest Room with Twin BedsProjects & Improvements
“I love creating designs that are out of the box.”
Jul 26, 2023
B&A: A $5,000 Redo Brings Old-School Vibes to a New-School Bathroom
HOME PROJECTS
A few swaps help this new-ish bathroom look old — in a good way. Great ideas for bringing a vintage vibe to a new build herein!
Jul 23, 2023
B&A: A Bare Entryway Is Now Functional, Cozy, and Family-Friendly
Home Projects
This home blogger has great advice for creating an entryway that works for you.
Jul 21, 2023
B&A: A Builder-Grade Bathroom Gets a Sleek Redo with a Botanical Twist
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The bathroom is way more functional now, too.
Jul 20, 2023
B&A: A Living Room’s Chic Redo Disguises Its Old ‘80s Brick Fireplace
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“I wanted to go bigger with this fireplace,” this homeowner says of her unique transformation.
Jul 15, 2023
Before and After: Knocking Down a Wall Was a Game-Changer in This Kitchen Redo
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This homeowner’s vision for her kitchen? “A classic farmhouse oasis.”
Jul 14, 2023
B&A: A Gutted Bathroom Gets a Candy-Colored Redo Full of Clever Ideas
HOME PROJECTS
Buying secondhand tile for the floor and shower saved a ton of money — it cost just $100 to tile the whole room.
Jul 13, 2023
Before and After: A Warm Minimalist Redo Pulls This Bathroom Out of the 1990s
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With some slight tweaking of the footprint to make this space more user-friendly for the homeowners.
Jul 7, 2023
B&A: A Dark Entryway's Sliding Doors Were Blocking a Beautiful Design Feature
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"I love everything about it!" this homeowner says of her revamped entryway. "It’s gorgeous and light and has sweet personalized details."
Jul 6, 2023
8 Under-$100 Tools an Experienced Home Repair Taskrabbit Swears By
Home Projects
She depends on these tools to get her hundreds of home repair jobs done, from hanging artwork to sawing wood to doing minor plumbing repairs.
Jul 6, 2023
B&A: A Breakfast Nook Redo So Chic You Won’t Believe It’s an IKEA Hack
Home Projects
A cheery blue paint color and statement-making wallpaper came in clutch.
Jul 4, 2023
B&A: A Cookie-Cutter Powder Room Gets a Sophisticated New Look
Home Projects
The fresh vibe comes courtesy of new wallpaper and some smart DIYs.
Jun 30, 2023
This TikToker Found a Pool Under Her Floor — Here’s What She Did with ItProjects & Improvements
All of a sudden, their original renovation plan went out the window.
Jun 30, 2023
B&A: A Stuffy ‘80s Powder Room Gets a Glam-Meets-Rock-n-Roll Redo
Home Projects
The changes make it look more modern and way more spacious, too.
Jun 28, 2023
B&A: A Plain Living Room Gets a Chic Redo That’s Fit for Game Nights
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“Our larger coffee table allows ten people to play games together (with room for cocktails or wine),” the renter says of her redesigned space.
Jun 25, 2023
B&A: A Grown-Up Office Gets a New Life as a Cheery Blue Nursery
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Out went the dark paint, and in came a fun mural and fresh wall color.
Jun 24, 2023
B&A: A “Bland” 1961 Bathroom Is Revived with a Luxe-Looking Makeover
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“I knew this space had the potential to pack a huge design punch,” this DIYer says.
Jun 16, 2023
B&A: A “White Box” Bedroom Is Now Packed with Storage, Thanks to IKEA
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“We have SO much more storage now — we actually have more storage than we need (although I'm sure we'll fill it all eventually)!” this homeowner says.
Jun 10, 2023
B&A: In This Dramatic Dining Room Redo, Everything Is a Wow Factor
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This dining room kept the classic black-and-white color palette, but everything else is totally new.
Jun 9, 2023
B&A An “Eyesore” Laundry Room Gets a Luxurious Yet Practical Redo
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The stunning upgrade didn’t sacrifice a single bit of functionality — in fact, it added to it.
Jun 6, 2023
B&A: A Gut Reno Helps This Plain Bathroom Recover Its 1950s CharmProjects & Improvements
There’s a surprise lying underneath the tub’s white finish.
Jun 5, 2023
The Most Common Home Repair Mistake a Taskrabbit Sees on the Job
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And how to avoid it.
Jun 5, 2023
B&A: A $6,000 Bedroom Redo Packs a Punch with a Surprising Color Combo
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“It looks like completely different people live there now!” this homeowner says.
Jun 3, 2023
B&A: A "Falling-Apart" Kitchen Gets a Fresh, Light-Filled Makeover
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The new modern farmhouse-style kitchen is filled with natural wood touches.
Jun 3, 2023
TikTok Is Torn over This AI-Generated Yard Renovation
As with any AI-related developments, the tool has sparked a debate between those for it and against it.
May 31, 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
3 Kitchen Reno Lessons I Learned the Hard Way, So You Don’t Have To
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Learn from my mistakes to save yourself a headache.
May 21, 2023
B&A: This Blank Apartment Entryway Is Unrecognizable After a Daring Redo
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Are entryways the new powder rooms? (Which is to say, the new secret spots to go bold and create a jewel box within your home?) This entryway redo suggests yes!
May 20, 2023
This TikToker’s Stairs Have the Best Hidden Storage Solution
If you’re looking to free up space at home, this hack is literally a step in the right direction.
May 18, 2023
B&A: This Glam Bedroom Redo Features a One-of-a-Kind Ceiling Mural
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The before was too empty to feel like someone really lived there.
May 9, 2023
B&A: A Designer Takes a Bathroom from ‘90s Sad to Mid-Century Rad
It’s all in the details!
May 6, 2023
B&A: A Blah 200-Square-Foot Studio Gets a Dreamy Travel-Inspired Makeover
Home Projects
This tiny studio’s bedroom and living area started out dingy, but with some fresh paint and furniture it’s totally unrecognizable.
May 5, 2023
The Unexpected Way I Reused My Old Kitchen Cabinets After Renovating
Real Estate
I have more storage than ever.
May 1, 2023
B&A: A Dated Bathroom Gets a Luxe, Island-Inspired Designer Glow-Up
Style
It’s inspired by a Stevie Wonder song, y’all!
Apr 29, 2023
B&A: A Bland Kitchen’s Vibrant Redo Features One of 2023’s Hottest Colors
Home Projects
The color combo makes this kitchen feel extra inviting.
Apr 26, 2023
Watch This TikToker Turn Their Basement into a Vintage-Style Speakeasy
Some turn their basements into home gyms or entertainment rooms, but this couple went above and beyond.
Apr 26, 2023
B&A: A Clever IKEA Hack Makes This Open Entryway Much More Practical
This smart entryway redo is from YouTuber Alexandra Gater’s first book — and she gave Apartment Therapy an exclusive look at the project.
Apr 25, 2023
B&A: A Plain Spare Room Transforms into a “Disco Cocoon” Media Lounge
Home Projects
The new space is a grown-up secret clubhouse that goes all-out with bold design.
Apr 21, 2023
B&A: A 1924 Sears Kit Living Room Gets a Respectful Redo Full of Charm
Home Projects
This home was part of a Sears catalog kit, and many of its original features can be seen in the living room today.
Apr 18, 2023
B&A: A Daring Paint Job and Fresh Tile Revive This Tiny, Tired Kitchen
Home Projects
The new kitchen feels a lot more inviting.
Apr 17, 2023
Before and After: A 1980s Living Room’s Redo Makes Dated Mirror Walls Look Fresh
Home Projects
See how a blah beige living room gets a glam glow-up that’s both trendy and timeless.
Apr 12, 2023
Before & After: An IKEA Hack Turns a Dated Kitchen into a Stunning Space
Style
This kitchen is seriously unrecognizable but still fits in with the rest of the home.
Apr 8, 2023
The Spring 2023 One Room Challenge Is Live — Here’s What You Need to Know
Home Projects
If you’re itching to take on a home project, this is the perfect way to do it.
Apr 8, 2023
B&A: A Geometric Wood Accent Wall Livens Up a Blank White Living Room for $450
Home Projects
These homeowners “wanted something moody, modern and something no one else had.”
Apr 3, 2023
Forget Thrift Stores — This Hidden Gem Has All the Best Old-School Home Decor
Home Projects
If you want to give your home some extra character, you need to be shopping salvage. Here’s how.
Mar 29, 2023
This Family Discovered a 1970s Conversation Pit While Renovating Their Living Room
They found a “hidden treasure.”
Mar 27, 2023
B&A: A Bland Entryway’s $750 Transformation Features Colorful Tiles From Travel
A DIY that's part souvenir and part statement piece.
Mar 25, 2023