All Design Ideas

COZYING UP YOUR HOUSE FOR FALL
The arrival of fall signals the start of less time outdoors and more time inside. The following tips go a long way toward evoking a touch of everyday fall comfort in your home.
GETTING CORDS AND CABLES UNDER CONTROL
Nothing says “clutter” more than all those unsightly—yet unavoidable—tangled cords and wires from your computer, charger, printer, speakers, surge protector…and on and on. Learn tips for getting cords and cables under control.
ADD SOME SMARTS TO YOUR SHADES
Today’s smart home arsenal consists of everything from smart door locks, thermostats and speakers to smart coffee makers, refrigerators and even smart shades.
CORDLESS WINDOW TREATMENTS
Get the best cordless window treatments to add some significance to your home space and make it look more appealing than ever.
LOW-MAINTENANCE COUNTERTOPS FOR BUSY KITCHENS
It is a universal fact that the kitchen is the heart of a house and if you are someone who likes to invite guests over for a meal then your kitchen might stay busy so go for the one that will be minimal to handle.
CREATING A GALLERY WALL
Create an amazing gallery wall to make your space stand out among others and let your house space outshine among others.
BOOST YOUR HOME’S CURB APPEAL
An attractive exterior makes your home feel welcoming for guests and also helps entice prospective buyers. Learn about adding curb appeal to your home.
ELEVATE YOUR LIVING ROOM
The living room is where life happens and with so much going on, this space is probably ready for a little refresh and re-do. Learn more about elevating your living room.
ROMAN SHADE STYLES, EXPLAINED
Not all Roman shades are cut from the same cloth. Here’s an overview of the most common styles.
OPTIMIZING YOUR BEDROOM FOR BETTER ZS
If there’s one thing you shouldn’t skimp on, it’s sleep. See eight tips to optimize your bedroom for better sleep.
CREATING A KID-FRIENDLY HOMEWORK HUB
Help set your child up for success with a dedicated space for learning. Learn more about creating a kid-friendly homework hub.
MAKE THE MOST OF YOUR MUDROOM
A mudroom has the potential to be one of the hardest working rooms in your home. See mudroom organization ideas to get rid of clutter.
THREE IDEAS FOR ECO-FRIENDLY FLOORING
Flooring lays the groundwork for every room in your home. Learn about three ideas for eco-friendly flooring choices.
FIVE NO-FAIL HOUSEPLANTS
Low-maintenance, standout house plants that don’t require (much of) a green thumb. Learn more about five no-fail options.
MAKE THE SWITCH TO BETTER LIGHTING
One simple way to give a room more flexibility, without a lot of investment? Replace a standard light switch with a dimmer.
STAY COOL WITHOUT BLASTING THE A/C
Before you reach for the thermostat to crank up the air, try a few simple tips to beat the summer heat.
BOOST YOUR HOME VALUE
When deciding on home improvement projects, focus on the ones that will help to boost your home improvement projects.
HOW SHOULD I COVER MY PATIO DOORS?
Learn about the best types of window treatments for your patio doors.
START YOUR SPRING CLEANING
One of the hardest parts about spring cleaning is knowing where to begin. But once you start, chances are you’ll easily get in the groove.
WHICH SHADES WORK BEST IN KITCHENS?
Stylish window treatments can make the heart of your home even more inviting. Learn about the best types of window treatments for your kitchen.
BRING MORE NATURAL LIGHT INTO YOUR HOME
It’s a proven fact that natural light can make you happier. And the more you rely on sunlight as opposed to artificial light, you save energy too.
INVITE PROSPERITY WITH FENG SHUI
Feng shui, the art of designing a harmonious space where energy can flow freely, has been used for thousands of years to improve many aspects of our lives. Learn how to use feng shui to attract wealth.
MAKE YOUR HOME SMARTER AND SAFER
There is no doubt that smart devices are convenient. But they are also a great way to protect yourself and your family from germs, especially when you opt for voice control.
HOW TO CREATE A MULTI-FUNCTIONAL ROOM
Whether you are working with an open floor plan or just spending more time at home, multi-functional rooms can provide the flexibility you need while still offering a streamlined design.
SETUP YOUR KITCHEN TO INSPIRE HEALTHY EATING
Now that the holidays are over, there’s no better time to get your diet back on track. And by creating the right environment in your kitchen, you can set yourself up for success.
ORGANIZE AND DECLUTTER YOUR WORKSPACE
Did you know that the average person loses about one hour of productivity each day due to a disorganized work area? Learn how to organize your workspace and increase your productivity.
HOW TO CHOOSE THE PERFECT AREA RUG
An area rug can beautifully complement and anchor the other features of your room, and with the right style and placement, you’ll create the most cohesive look. Learn how to choose the perfect area rug for your space.
BOOST YOUR MOOD WITH COMFORT DÉCOR
With all the challenges of this past year, many of us are embracing our home décor with a newfound passion and are focusing on the types of items that make us feel good inside.
CREATE A COZY READING NOOK
Many of us get so caught up in our busy everyday lives that we forget to recharge ourselves with a little down time. But by creating a special space for quiet activities like reading, knitting or meditating, we can make it easier to relax.
FIND THE PERFECT NIGHTSTANDS
With so many styles of nightstands, choosing the right kind can feel like a daunting process. See our simple guide for selecting the right nightstands for your bedroom.
HOW TO KEEP YOUR HOME LOOKING CLEAN
By developing the right habits, maintaining a clean home will become an instinctive part of your daily routine. And the more of these habits you master, the easier cleaning will be.
CREATIVE WAYS TO DISPLAY ART
While hanging your artwork is most common, perhaps you don’t want to put holes in your walls or you’ve run out of wall space. See alternative ideas for displaying your art.
HOW TO HIDE CORDS AND CABLES
Do you have a tangling mess of cords behind your entertainment center or under your desk? Learn about a few simple ways you can hide your cords — or at least keep them neat.
STYLE YOUR COFFEE TABLE WITH FLAIR
Your coffee table is often one of the first things people notice when they walk into your living room, and the way you style it can set the tone of the entire space.
BLENDING ANTIQUE AND MODERN DÉCOR
By mixing antique pieces with modern décor, you can create just the right balance of shape, texture and style and create a truly unique look.
VIDEO CALL BACKGROUND DESIGN IDEAS
Over the past few months, video calls may have become an integral part of your life, so why not ensure your video conferencing space puts you in the best possible light!
BRING THE OUTDOORS INTO YOUR HOME
It's obvious why spending time in nature is so calming and refreshing — the colors, the scents, the sounds. See ideas for incorporating these elements into your home design.
HOW TO MAKE SMALL ROOMS LOOK BIGGER
If you’re working with a small room, how can you fit in all your stuff so that it doesn’t feel cramped? And still make it beautiful? Fortunately, there are a few design tricks you can use.
IMPROVE YOUR HEALTH WITH FENG SHUI
Feng Shui is the ancient practice of designing a space in such a way that energy flows freely. Learn how you can use Feng Shui throughout your home to improve your health and vitality.
THE RULE OF THREE IN DESIGN
Odd numbers add a dynamic element to any space. Learn how to create visual interest in your home with the Rule of Three.
BRASS IS BACK
Believe it or not, brass is popular again as a home decorating choice. The shiny, lacquered brass that was in favor a generation ago has been replaced by a softer, gentler version of brass.
DECORATING WITH MIRRORS
Mirrors can really brighten and open up your entire home. Learn how to enhance your décor with mirrors.
BRING GREEN INSIDE
Create a natural, peaceful feeling with green home accents.
PROTECT AGAINST SUN DAMAGE
You probably know the importance of protecting your skin from the sun. But have you ever considered how UV rays might harm your valuable furnishings?
ENHANCE YOUR HEALTH WITH PLANTS
There’s so much more to houseplants than their beauty. The fact is, they can actually make you healthier and happier.
PET-FRIENDLY FURNITURE FABRICS
Having a pet doesn’t mean you can’t have great looking furniture. Learn about some of the most durable fabrics that can stand up to your pet’s claws and paws.
BOOKSHELVES
Reduce clutter and exhibit your treasures with bookshelves.
UPGRADE YOUR HOME OFFICE
Shape your home office into a space with personality.