This Is Joanna Gaines’ Method for Picking a Paint Color (It's So Unexpected!)Home Projects
Even Gaines has had to repaint a room when she didn’t love the color — and here’s how she says you can avoid that.
Joanna Gaines Just Dropped 5 Dreamy Nature-Inspired Paint ColorsHome Projects
Think: lots of greens and blues, but they’re not too bold.
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How to Get Rid of Stink Bugs Without Stinking up Your HouseHome Projects
These pests stink — literally. Here’s how to deal.
Jun 16, 2024
5 Golden Rules for a Flawless Caulk Job (Every Time!)Home Projects
Want your caulk to look like a pro did it? Read this.
Jun 6, 2024
This Kitchen Staple Traps Flies Like Magic (Just in Time for Summer!)Home Projects
You’ll want to save this DIY for later.
May 24, 2024
The "4 Ps Method" Is the Key to Your Best-Ever Furniture MakeoverHome Projects
It’s so simple but so brilliant.
May 15, 2024
The No-Fail Way to Make a Dull, Builder-Grade Bathroom Feel Custom
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Grab your paintbrush — and a coffee mug.
May 8, 2024
The Right Way to Paint Furniture (So Your Paint Job Actually Lasts)
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Do it right the first time and you won’t have to do it again — until you have a new favorite color, that is.
Mar 31, 2024
The Secret to Getting a Pro-Level Result on Your Next DIY Paint Job
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Make your DIY a real “wow.”
Mar 30, 2024
Even a Total Beginner Can Crochet a Blanket with This Easy Guide
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You don’t need much to get started with this craft — just a crochet hook, yarn, and a place to sit.
Mar 27, 2024
The Biggest Red Flag to Watch for If You’re Hiring a Painter
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If you spot this, back away immediately.
Mar 26, 2024
This Paint Color Is a Fresh, Sophisticated Spin on a ‘90s Fave
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It’s quite dramatic.
Mar 20, 2024
The $9 Secret to Perfectly Painted Kitchen Cabinets (No, It’s Not Primer)
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Bonus: It's also mess-free.
Mar 16, 2024
What No One Ever Tells You About One of 2024’s Trendiest Wall Treatments
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If you want that cool rustic look, read this first.
Mar 13, 2024
You'll Never Get Locked out Again Once You Learn This Simple Trick
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Save this for later.
Mar 4, 2024
Master This Skill and Never Buy Another Throw Pillow Again
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You only need to get the basics down to be able to unlock a whole world of DIY decor.
Mar 2, 2024
Sewing by Hand Is the "Adulting" Skill Everyone Should HaveHome Projects
Learn these six common stitches and you can apply them to a myriad of projects.
Jan 31, 2024
This “Magic” Method for Threading a Needle Works Every Time
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It's so clever.
Jan 25, 2024
You're One Step Away from Turning Basic Closet Shelves into Luxe DecorHome Projects
“I wanted a luxe look without it looking cheap,” the DIYer says.
Jan 12, 2024
How to Insulate Hot Pipes with RopeHome Projects
They don't have to be such an eyesore.
Jan 11, 2024
Why This Timeless "Fixer Upper" Finishing Technique Is So PopularHome Projects
If it's good enough for Joanna Gaines, it's good enough for me!
Dec 30, 2023
This Year's Best Renos Feature 13 of Our Fave Paint Colors for 2024
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Apartment Therapy editors can’t stop gushing about these paint colors — so naturally, we had to share.
Dec 23, 2023
Don't Buy More Gift Bags! Here's How to Wrap Oddly Shaped PresentsHome Projects
These easy wrapping techniques look like works of art.
Dec 20, 2023
How to Wrap a Present Like a Pro
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Make even average gifts look extraordinary with these expert tips.
Dec 20, 2023
The Fastest Way to Make Gifts Look Like They Were Wrapped by a ProHome Projects
Step up your gift wrap game.
Dec 20, 2023
How to Fix Hot, Dead, or Stuck Pixels on Your ScreenHome Projects
See if you can fix it yourself!
Dec 18, 2023
Learn This Skill, and You’ll Never Have to Toss a Broken Lamp AgainHome Projects
You'll only need a few basic tools, plus about $15 in materials.
Dec 11, 2023
How to Unclog a Toilet With or Without a PlungerHome Projects
There's a right way, and a wrong way.
Dec 11, 2023
How To Recaulk a BathtubHome Projects
If you’re looking for a way to make your bathroom feel cleaner and brighter, try recaulking your bathtub. It takes a couple of hours to remove the old caulk and apply the new caulk, but it’s definitely worth it! Here’s how I recaulked my own bathtub in a few easy steps. Ready to give your bathtub a makeover? Great! Here’s what you need to get started.
Dec 11, 2023
4 Easy Ways to Open a Paint Can Like a ProHome Projects
Even seasoned DIYers might not be able to name all four. Can you?
Dec 6, 2023
How to Soundproof an Apartment: 9 Tips for a Peaceful SpaceHome Projects
Muffle the noise once and for all.
Dec 1, 2023
9 Cute Embroidery Kits & Patterns to Try While You Embrace the Indoors
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These beginner-friendly kits will jump-start your new favorite hobby.
Dec 1, 2023
A Macy’s Window Stylist Reveals the Best Way to Fluff Your TreeHome Projects
It's so easy once you know where to start.
Nov 22, 2023
This Viral Paint Hack Is a Clever Way to Make Low Ceilings Look Taller
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Instagram commenters were fooled.
Nov 20, 2023
How to Use a Tape Measure the Right WayHome Projects
We definitely just learned a few new things.
Nov 15, 2023
This Easy DIY Trick Fakes the Look of Luxe Wallpaper for Way LessHome Projects
It's totally beginner-friendly.
Nov 14, 2023
The Brilliant $15 Instagram Tool I Wish I'd Used to Paint My Bathroom
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It would have saved me a lot of missed spots and day-after soreness.
Nov 10, 2023
A Musty Scent Is a Red Flag You Might Be Harboring This Pest at Home
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It’s a problem you’ll want to deal with immediately.
Nov 9, 2023
11 Non-Toxic Paints To Buy That Are as Safe as They Are ChicHome Projects
The best non-toxic and low VOC paints for your entire home, from interior paint jobs to small DIY projects.
Nov 2, 2023
Before You Turn on the Heat at Home, You Need This $20 Appliance
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It’s going to come in clutch for cold winter days.
Nov 2, 2023
Yes, You *Can* Pull off a Living Room Redo Without Leaving Your Couch
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These six online paint retailers let you shop for a new look from home.
Oct 25, 2023
These No-Carve Painted Pumpkins Will Convince You to Ditch Your KnifeHome Projects
No pumpkin guts were harmed in the making of this decor.
Oct 4, 2023
The One Estate Sale Buy I Never Say No To
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You shouldn’t, either.
Oct 4, 2023
The Only Home Maintenance Chores You Can't Afford to Skip This Fall
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Toss the mile-long to-do list, and stick to these few items instead.
Sep 29, 2023
9 Cheap, No-Grass Backyard Ideas for Turf HatersHome Projects
Tired of plain old grass? These nine cheap alternatives will help you get the yard of your dreams.
Sep 25, 2023
7 Tips for Protecting Your Plants from Frost, According to ProsHome Projects
Here’s what to know before cold weather sets in.
Sep 25, 2023
8 Gardening Tasks to Do in Fall for a Gorgeous Yard Next SpringHome Projects
A little work now will mean major payoff next year.
Sep 25, 2023
Boost Your Curb Appeal with These Small Front Yard Landscaping IdeasHome Projects
Small front yards can still be big on style, and these 10 landscaping ideas prove it.
Sep 25, 2023
20 Lawn Terms Every Homeowner with a Yard Should KnowHome Projects
From “aeration” to “zones,” this list includes all the must-know terms for new yard owners.
Sep 25, 2023
The Last Thing You Should Do with an Empty Toilet Paper Roll
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Don't be so quick to toss it in the recycling!
Sep 24, 2023
8 Annoying Sounds Your Home Might Be Making — And How to Fix ThemHome Projects
From drips to squeaks to buzzes, here’s how to deal with the sounds that might be driving you up the wall.
Sep 13, 2023
These 17 Painted Dressers Are Dripping with StyleHome Projects
Your clothing storage can be a work of art, and these stylish redos prove it.
Aug 30, 2023
How to Fix a Zipper on a BackpackHome Projects
In just three steps!
Aug 15, 2023
How to Quickly Drain Your Laptop Battery — And Why You Might Want To
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It takes a few easy steps.
Aug 20, 2023
Behr’s 2024 Color of the Year Is Bold, Yet Surprisingly VersatileHome Projects
It shifts moods throughout the day.
Aug 15, 2023
The Foolproof Way to Calculate Your Home's Square FootageHome Projects
You'll need a measuring tape and calculator on deck.
Aug 11, 2023
3 Reasons Your Roller Paint Job Looks Bad (and How to Fix It)Home Projects
Feeling like you just can’t get the super-smooth finish of your dreams? The pros are here to help.
Aug 8, 2023
The Right Way to Paint IKEA Furniture
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Make all your IKEA hacks and upgrades really count by painting them the right way.
Jul 30, 2023
6 Home Safety Features Everyone Should Know How to FindHome Projects
According to pros.
Jul 25, 2023
This Mural-Loving DIYer’s Must-Have Tool for Bold Paint ProjectsHome Projects
This DIYer’s home is filled with tons of paint projects, large and small. Here’s the tool she says was essential for pulling them off.
Jul 18, 2023