Renovating In Projects
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B&A: A Cluttered Bathroom Gets an $800 Overhaul with Budget-Friendly Finds
Since this homeowner had to cut into her shower walls to make a repair, she thought, "why not go ahead and do a full makeover?!"
Jun 4, 2022
B&A: A 1950s Dining Room Gets a Modern Refresh with a Trendy 2022 DIY
The new dining room mixes old and new to create the perfect balance.
Jun 2, 2022
B&A: A 2001 Kitchen Gets a Modern Redo Without Scrapping the Cabinets
Take it from this homeowner: In a kitchen redo, one of the most important steps in painting your cabinets is the prep work so they're nice and smooth. Also important? Splurging on high-quality finishes here and there.
May 29, 2022
Nearly Half of Homeowners Plan on Renovating This Year, According to a New Study
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Renovations are on the rise.
May 24, 2022
Before and After: This Sleek Bathroom Redo Has the Coolest Houndstooth Flooring
Black and white doesn't have to be boring, and these tiles are here to prove it.
May 22, 2022
Before and After: HGTV’s “Renovation Goldmine” Revamps a Basement
Watch as they turn a basement into a poker room and lounge.
May 19, 2022
Before and After: HGTV’s “Renovation Goldmine” Reworks a Chicago Greystone Into a Family-Friendly Home
Jen and Mel Mihalek make space for a growing family in a new episode.
May 13, 2022
B&A: Flipping the Layout of This '90s Kitchen Made It Way More Spacious
The kitchen feels much more modern and open now, thanks to losing a wall and adding in a bolder new cabinet color.
May 12, 2022
B&A: A Color-Overload Bathroom from the '90s Gets a Calming, Beach-Inspired Redo
A simpler color palette and other swaps help this bathroom feel way bigger, even with the same footprint.
May 11, 2022
HGTV Stars Share the Best Home Renovation Projects for Beginners
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You don't have to tackle the kitchen or the bathroom.
May 4, 2022
B&A: A 1977 Camper Gets a Fresh Redo Inside and Out for About $8,500
This DIYer was inspired by fond memories of the passed-down camper from when she was a child.
May 3, 2022
Before and After: A Bright, Botanical Redo Modernizes a Dim Hallway
This homeowner brought plant-filled atrium vibes to a small-but-often-used space in his house.
May 3, 2022
The 9 Best Retro-Inspired Redos on Apartment Therapy
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These Before & Afters will transport you to another decade. No time machine necessary — just DIY skills.
Apr 29, 2022
B&A: A Yellow Meditation Space Becomes a Dramatic, MCM-Inspired Dining Room
It all changed with a coat of black paint.
Apr 20, 2022
What is Wainscoting? It’s The Unsung Design Detail that Totally Makes a Room
An easy way to give your home a little bit of old-world charm.
Apr 4, 2022
B&A: A 1950s Bamboo Furniture Set Rescued from Craigslist's "Free" Section
It's polished (literally) and looks new again, but still honors its vintage roots.
Apr 18, 2022
B&A: A Moldy '90s Bathroom Gets a Luxe Redo with a Bonus Laundry Space
This professional bathroom redo includes great advice for seeking out the pros and living with ongoing construction.
Apr 13, 2022
B&A: An Uninspiring White Kitchen Gets a Cheery Southwestern-Style Makeover
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The new terracotta-and-blue color scheme is like instant sunshine.
Apr 12, 2022
B&A: This $2,300 Living Room Makeover Features a Gorgeous Brick Fireplace Redo
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The homeowners kept their budget under $2,300 by selling their old furniture, sourcing budget-friendly new finds, and doing some of the work themselves.
Apr 11, 2022
B&A: A 1910s Broom Cupboard Becomes a Beautifully Tiled Art Deco Powder Room
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The preservation of tile in this historic home is impressive and seamless.
Apr 5, 2022
B&A: A Cramped Kitchen Gets a More Practical Layout — & an Updated Look to Match
Overhauling the layout in this kitchen made it much more user-friendly.
Apr 3, 2022
Before and After: A Tired Rental Kitchen a Charm-Packed, Two-Day Makeover
The new kitchen is zero percent dreary.
Mar 31, 2022
B&A: A Two-Tone Paint Job Breathes New Life into a Once-Lackluster Kid's Room
"Our son cried the day we moved in as he thought that’s how his room would always look!" this homeowner says of the before.
Mar 26, 2022
B&A: A Dingy Vintage Kitchen Gets a Charming Teal-and-White Redo for $2,000
This retro kitchen redo keeps the cabinets but switches the color scheme.
Mar 25, 2022
Zillow Gone Wild’s New Instagram Account Highlights Some Impressive Renovations and Home Tours
Serving as your TikTok FYP dedicated solely to home stuff.
Mar 24, 2022
Before and After: HGTV’s “Rock the Block” Transforms These Identical Empty Spaces into Must-Have Suites
The “Finished Room Over Garage,” dubbed “F.R.O.G.” by host Ty Pennington, presented one of greatest obstacles for the teams because there were no clear rules for the space.
Mar 22, 2022
B&A: Revamping This Bathroom's Lousy Layout Allows for a Stunning Transformation
The new bathroom's beautiful, but also so much more functional.
Mar 21, 2022
B&A: This Fresh Living Room Redo Makes the Existing Sofa Look Brand New
You don't need all new furniture to get a new look.
Mar 18, 2022
B&A: A Small, Windowless Bathroom Feels Much Brighter After Simple Changes
This redo's full of room-brightening tips worth stealing.
Mar 14, 2022
B&A: An IKEA-Filled Redo Makes the Most of This 44 Square Foot Kitchen
After four months and $15,000, this kitchen looks like a work of art.
Mar 13, 2022
Disneyland Paris' Castle Just Received a Stunning Makeover
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If you're heading to Paris, spend a day immersed in the magic of Disney.
Mar 7, 2022
Before and After: A $1,470 Bathroom Redo Cleverly Adds Space for Laundry
It's a two-in-one space!
Mar 4, 2022
B&A: A $3,000 Tiny Bathroom Redo Squeezes in a New Shower, Toilet, and a Vanity
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The "before" bathroom was formerly used as a dormitory bathroom, if you can believe it. (And based on the pictures, you probably can.)
Mar 2, 2022
B&A: A Tiny, Dated Kitchen Gets a Layout Overhaul in Fresh Black-and-White
Despite knocking down a wall that changes everything about the space, this kitchen reno preserves its existing paneling and windows.
Mar 1, 2022
B&A: A Dated Kitchen Majorly Ups Its Storage with IKEA Cabinets That Look Custom
Goodbye, soffits. Hello, custom-looking kitchen for less.
Feb 27, 2022
HGTV’s “Fixer to Fabulous” Updated This '70s Home While Honoring Its Retro Past
Dave and Jenny Marrs modernized this home while honoring its retro style.
Feb 16, 2022
B&A: A New Color Scheme Brings Out the Best in This Modern Farmhouse Bathroom
The existing beadboard feels totally new in the "after" — and so do those one dingy-looking floors.
Feb 15, 2022
B&A: A Moldy, Carpeted 1996 Bathroom Gets a Fresh Redo with Classic Style
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"We made the dream of a bright, light bathroom come true," the homeowner says.
Feb 12, 2022
10 Money-Saving Ideas for Your Kitchen Remodel, According to Pros
From open shelving to dented appliances to spray paint, here are clever ways to save money during your kitchen reno.
Feb 10, 2022
6 Renovation Mistakes From “The Money Pit” That Homeowners Can Learn From
Don't make the same mistakes Walter and Anna did.
Feb 9, 2022
B&A: A Dark Living Room's Bright Refresh Has a Sleek New Entertainment Setup
A cool new media console + room-brightening details = one gorgeous living room.
Feb 5, 2022
Before and After: A Glam Vintage Bathroom Redo Honors Its Home's 1910 Roots
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The new tile in the bathroom looks like it's always been there.
Feb 1, 2022
B&A: A Tiny Cottage Kitchen Gets a Major Expansion (and Lots More Storage)
Before, it was barely able to fit one person. Now, it can seat plenty of guests.
Jan 25, 2022
B&A: Smart, Simple Swaps Make a "Dark and Drab" Laundry Room Feel Big and Bright
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"It didn’t take a lot of effort to create such a noticeable change," this homeowner, pro organizer, and near-constant laundry-doer says.
Jan 24, 2022
How To DIY a Fake Fireplace (or Dress Up The Real One You Already Have)
While one-of-a-kind, wood-burning fireplaces bring undeniable warmth to a room, fake fireplaces can bring just as much ambiance – just in different ways. Of course, some faux fireplaces are downright drab, but with the proper DIY skills, the mantel can become the stand-out piece of your living room.
Jan 24, 2022
6 Tips For Renovating in a Studio Apartment (Without Losing Your Cool)
Renovations are hard already, but when you don't have an extra room to retreat to? Well, that's especially tough. Here's how to make it work.
Jan 21, 2022
B&A: A Bright "Margaritaville" Kitchen Gets a Luxe Nature-Inspired Makeover
A layout tweak and a big color change totally transform this kitchen.
Jan 15, 2022
B&A: Strategic Swaps Give Even This Bathroom's Existing Features a Fresh Look
Updated surroundings give the existing fixtures a lot more shine.
Jan 13, 2022
5 Pro Tips for Combatting Mid-Reno Regrets
You don't have to suck it up and live in a new space you hate. Here's what the pros advise if you're feeling lukewarm on your choices mid-renovation.
Jan 11, 2022
This IG Account Posts Before and After Pics of Renovation Projects, and It’s So Satisfying
Need more before and afters in your IG feed? Look no further.
Jan 7, 2022
Before & After: A Luxe Revamp Transforms a Dated Bathroom into a Modern Oasis
Small touches, like a brass sconce and gold mantel mirror, create the perfect blend of vintage and modern.
Dec 30, 2021
Apartment Therapy Editors’ 6 Favorite Before and Afters of 2021
Editor's Picks
These are the home makeovers that surprised, inspired, and delighted Apartment Therapy staffers.
Dec 28, 2021
Before & After: A Dingy Basement Becomes a Functional Space with 4 Zones
The basement is now home to a TV and gaming area, a ping-pong zone, a workout corner, and a utility room.
Dec 26, 2021
Before & After: A Stunning $50,000 Kitchen Redo Marries Style and Function
The result is beautiful, bright, and airy — and has enough space for two people to cook at the same time.
Dec 25, 2021
8 of the Happiest, Most Colorful Room Redos of 2021
These makeovers will inspire you to pick up a paintbrush in 2022.
Dec 22, 2021
The 7 Best Laundry Room Redos of 2021 Are Just as Stylish as They Are Functional
This hard-working space deserves a little design love, too.
Dec 21, 2021
10 of the Best Entryway Redos of 2021, from One-Weekend Upgrades to Full Renos
These 10 entryway makeovers will inspire you to look at your home with fresh eyes.
Dec 17, 2021
B&A: An $8,000 Kitchen Redo Kept the Cabinets, But Lost the Dark and Dated Vibe
The natural wood shines in its new surroundings.
Dec 16, 2021
10 Best Bathroom Redos of 2021, from Builder-Grade Refreshes to Vintage Redos
These homeowners and renters employed changes big and small to create their dream bathrooms.
Dec 16, 2021
The 10 Best Bedroom Redos of 2021 Feature Smart Storage and Serene Styling
These 10 bedroom makeovers impressed editors the most this year.
Dec 15, 2021
B&A: An Imaginative Redo Makes a Bland Dining Room Feel Way More Welcoming
The designer-homeowner used a pop of color in an unexpected place.
Dec 11, 2021
The 10 Best Kitchen Redos of 2021, from Budget DIYs to Major Renovations
These creative makeovers were seriously inspiring.
Dec 10, 2021
B&A: A Bland Brown Kitchen Gets a Quirky Redo—and a Surprising New Cabinet Color
The "after" feels like a breath of fresh air.
Dec 3, 2021
HGTV Turned This Fixer Upper Into a Mid-Century Modern-Meets-Farmhouse Dream
Wooden furniture, gold hardware, and warm tones galore!
Dec 2, 2021
B&A: A 1967 Ranch's Kitchen & Dining Room Get a Loving Mid-Century Redo
The reno makes everything look bigger and brighter, but still has mid-century charm fitting of a mid-century house.
Nov 17, 2021
Before & After: A So-So Spare Bedroom Becomes a Serene and Tropical Boho Nursery
The redo turned a "meh" sleep space into a dreamy retreat.
Nov 16, 2021
Before and After: HGTV’s “Call the Closer” Moves a Kitchen and Adds Shiplap (But Not to the Walls)
Real estate expert Lauren Risley calls it “The Anchor Problem” when a client is stuck emotionally in a home that is no longer serving their needs.
Nov 16, 2021
B&A: This Dark, Dated, and Mold-Infested Kitchen Gets a Bright and Roomy Redo
The new space has enough room for two islands. Yes, two!
Nov 11, 2021
Before and After: HGTV’s “Call the Closer” Created an All-White Kitchen That Meets These “Perfectionists'” High Standards
The kitchen moved rooms entirely, and also checked off each of the homeowners' specific requirements.
Nov 10, 2021
B&A: A "Complete Gut Job" Bathroom Redo Makes the Most of Just 50 Square Feet
It went from overwhelmingly blue to a cool and modern green, black, and white.
Nov 4, 2021
B&A: A Living Room Redo Filled with Light-Optimizing Tricks—and a Smart $30 DIY
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The new space feels lots bigger, even though it's the same size as before.
Nov 2, 2021
B&A: A Few Small Changes Kick this Cluttered Laundry Zone into High Gear
It didn't take much to turn this dump spot into a more practical, usable space.
Oct 27, 2021