11 Non-Toxic Paints To Buy That Are as Safe as They Are ChicProjects & Improvements
The best non-toxic and low VOC paints for your entire home, from interior paint jobs to small DIY projects.
Nov 2, 2023
7 Renter-Friendly Ways To Hang Curtains Without DrillingProjects & Improvements
You can put away your drill now.
Nov 1, 2023
Yes, You *Can* Pull off a Living Room Redo Without Leaving Your Couch
These six online paint retailers let you shop for a new look from home.
Oct 25, 2023
The Best Indoor Air Conditioner Covers to Keep Pesky Drafts at Bay
Knock the chill out today.
Oct 20, 2023
9 Stylish Space Heaters That Won’t Clash With Your DecorProjects & Improvements
Say goodbye to unsightly space heaters for good!
Oct 6, 2023
This 3D Floral Art DIY Looks So Much More Expensive Than It IsProjects & Improvements
“I’d need multiple for every season.”
Oct 1, 2023
An Easy Hack Makes The Home Depot’s Halloween Dogs Look Like Your PetProjects & Improvements
All you’ll need is a little bit of paint to DIY it at home.
Oct 1, 2023
A $5 Five Below Disco Ball Becomes the Sparkliest DIY PlanterProjects & Improvements
It’s the most glittery, glam addition to any plant garden.
Sep 28, 2023
You’re Probably Using the Wrong Plunger (& You’re Not the Only One)Projects & Improvements
“I am in my 50s and just learned this.”
Sep 25, 2023
This Sleek Mushroom Lamp DIY Uses Unexpected IKEA StaplesProjects & Improvements
“This is SO creative, clever, and the best mushroom lamp shape I’ve ever seen.”
Sep 7, 2023
This DIYer Used Her Seaglass Collection to Create an Accent WallProjects & Improvements
The result is a beautiful mosaic of blues, greens, browns, and whites.
Sep 4, 2023
These DIY Sliding Mirror “Doors” Use an Unexpected Hardware FindProjects & Improvements
You’ll want to make your entire home a hall of mirrors after seeing this DIY project.
Sep 3, 2023
One TikToker Transformed Her Black-and-White Kitchen with a Pop of PinkProjects & Improvements
“Oppenheimer to Barbie transformation,” wrote one commenter.
Sep 3, 2023
Five Below’s Drippy Shelf Is Perfect for a Spooky Halloween HackProjects & Improvements
Get ready for blood- and slime-inspired shelves.
Sep 3, 2023
This “Disappearing” Kitchen Island Turns into Storage When Not in UseProjects & Improvements
“Why are the simplest of designs also the most brilliant?”
Sep 1, 2023
This Smart DIY Adds Extra Storage to an Underutilized Kitchen Spot Projects & Improvements
In just a couple of hours, you can give yourself added kitchen storage and make great use of what was once wasted space.
Aug 30, 2023
Shoppers Say This Five Below Sherpa Blanket Is a Dupe for a $150 Brand
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At $5.55, the price is tough to beat.
Aug 28, 2023
This DIY “Beaded Keychain” Pool Float Is Totally ‘90s NostalgiaProjects & Improvements
If you ever made a beaded keychain shaped like a lizard, this pool float is for you.
Aug 27, 2023
Here's My Super-Easy Tip for Sourcing Home Decor and Furnishings
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I’m an Apartment Therapy editor, and here’s the (free!) way I source my fave home decor — even without a link.
Aug 27, 2023
Watch a TikToker Swap Her Basic Boob Light for a Chic ChandelierProjects & Improvements
She also added moldings to the ceiling for wow factor.
Aug 20, 2023
This Old-School Item from My Grandmother’s Table Is Making a Comeback
It’s fun, whimsical, and food-inspired.
Aug 17, 2023
There’s Another Peel-and-Stick Solution to Upgrade Your WallsProjects & Improvements
“The transformation is undeniable.”
Aug 11, 2023
This TikTok Will Make You Want to Paint Your BILLY Bookcase Hot PinkProjects & Improvements
One TikToker is making the case for transforming your IKEA BILLY bookcase into something a little more whimsical.
Aug 7, 2023
The $6 Ingenious Measuring Tape Keychain I Use All the Time
It’s tiny, but mighty!
Aug 3, 2023
Before and After: Designer Emily Henderson Tackles a No-Demo Kitchen Reno
And it looks amazing.
Jul 27, 2023
It’s Not Too Late to Have a “Tomato Girl Summer” from HomeProjects & Improvements
Here are 6 little luxuries to embrace one.
Jul 26, 2023
We Tested (and Rated!) All the Chairs and Recliners at Raymour & Flanigan — Here Are the Best for Every Space and NeedProjects & Improvements
Check out these stylish and comfy armchairs, accent chairs, and power recliners.
Jul 25, 2023
This TikToker Transformed Her Closet Using $40 Target BookcasesProjects & Improvements
IKEA isn’t the only source for hackable furniture pieces.
Jul 21, 2023
The Best Portable Air Conditioners for Your Apartment
Beat the heat in every room of your home.
Jul 13, 2023
I Tested All the Bed Risers — And These Are the 5 I Love for Stylish Extra Storage
Take your bedroom’s organizational efforts to new heights with these best-in-class bed risers.
Jul 12, 2023
Before & After: A Brother and Sister Get the Bedrooms of Their Dreams
From blah to packed with personality — and sophisticated enough to grow alongside the kiddo clients.
Jul 8, 2023
B&A: A Dark Entryway's Sliding Doors Were Blocking a Beautiful Design Feature
"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
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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
These $15 Picture Hooks Require No Tools and Hold Up to 65 PoundsProjects & Improvements
Even better? You can install them in minutes.
Jul 4, 2023
Here's How You Can Make Giant Wall-Sized Frames with IKEA ProductsProjects & Improvements
Give your memories the oversized treatment.
Jul 3, 2023
Before and After: Leanne Ford’s Yard Goes from Sad to Secret Garden
With her new Crate & Barrel outdoor collection and a few “Lazy Lee” decorative touches.
Jul 1, 2023
This Small-Space-Friendly “Centipede Table” Lets You DIY Anywhere
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It’s been called the “best Costco find for any DIYer,” and it’s also available at Home Depot and Amazon.
Jun 29, 2023
Before and After: A Facebook Marketplace Vanity Gets a Chic Makeover
A coat of paint and new hardware was all it took to transform this secondhand piece with good bones.
Jun 22, 2023
This $10 No-Wiring Lighting Upgrade Is the Easiest Fix for a Dark Room
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It can make your lighting at least three times as bright.
Jun 21, 2023
Trader Joe’s Newest Planters Look Like Wood-Carved AnimalsProjects & Improvements
You’re going to want all three.
Jun 20, 2023
A Smart, Easy Way to Return Painted Wicker to a Natural LookProjects & Improvements
“Don’t pass up that ugly wicker in the thrift stores because you can make it beautiful again.”
Jun 20, 2023
This TikToker Created a Beautiful Planter from Broken PotsProjects & Improvements
Don’t throw out those broken pots.
Jun 19, 2023
A TikToker Went Viral for a LEGO Coffee Table — Here’s How She Did It
LEGO fans, you’re going to want to recreate this fun look!
Jun 19, 2023
Hate Using Painter’s Tape? This Tool Could Be Your New Favorite Thing.
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The tool promised paint prep time that was four times faster, so I put that claim to the test. Here’s what I thought.
Jun 15, 2023
This TikToker Made Parisian-Inspired Curtains For $29Projects & Improvements
You’ll be surprised at how easy this DIY is.
Jun 11, 2023
The Best Editor-Tested Window ACs That You Can Buy NowProjects & Improvements
Beat the heat this summer and beyond.
Jun 8, 2023
This Smart AC Unit Is the Only Thing That Gets Me Through the Brutal NYC SummersProjects & Improvements
Sturdy, reliable, and effective — what more could you ask for?
Jun 2, 2023
If You Only Buy One Coffee Table Book for Your Home This Summer, This Is ItProjects & Improvements
It has equal parts eye candy and practical design advice.
May 25, 2023
This IKEA Hack Turns a Bookcase into Rolling Pantry StorageProjects & Improvements
The design expert's goal was to make an empty space beside her refrigerator more practical by adding in more storage.
May 25, 2023
This TikToker DIYed a Whimsical Solution for Harsh Overhead LightingProjects & Improvements
People are coming up with new and innovative ways to set a mood and eschew harsh overhead lighting.
May 21, 2023
I Was Skeptical of This Paint Touch-Up Hack — But the Results Surprised Me
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I’ve always used rollers for the job, but I’m a convert now.
May 19, 2023