Arrange a Small Bedroom

When space is tight, follow these small bedroom arranging tricks for the perfect layout.

View Video

Instantly Chic Apartment

Beige on beige? Hard pass. Give your apartment or dorm room the homey style it deserves with these easy, affordable DIY ideas.

See More

What Color Should You Use?

From Better Homes and Gardens, ideas and improvement projects for your home and garden plus recipes and entertaining ideas.

See More

From Aisle to Home

See how 11 bloggers turned to finds from the Better Homes and Gardens collection to get organized, entertain guests, and decorate their homes.

View Slideshow

Latest Kitchen Makeover

See how a basic kitchen received a fresh face on an affordable remodeling budget.

View Video

Room Arranging Made Easy

From Better Homes and Gardens, ideas and improvement projects for your home and garden plus recipes and entertaining ideas.

See More
Popular in Decorating

Color Basics

Gain color confidence with our tips and tricks for choosing colors for your walls, home accents, furniture, and more. Learn about color theory, the color wheel, and more, plus get inspiration for choosing colors for your own rooms. These basics, such as complementary, analogous, and tertiary color schemes are must-knows for decorating with color and make the process of choosing colors for your home so much easier. Plus, read what color experts and interior designers have to say about choosing colors. Browse hundreds of photos of living rooms, bedrooms, kitchens, and bathrooms that all have gorgeous color schemes. Whether you want a classic, chic brown living room, or a bedroom filled with bright colors, or a pretty blue kitchen, you'll find the tips and tricks you need to get your color palette right. If you need a starting point for choosing the colors that are right for you, first take our color personality quiz and get a custom color palette that has tips and tricks for using your ideal color. Or if you want to see what a paint color would look like on your walls before picking up a paintbrush, try My Color Finder.

Color: Where Do You Start?

With plenty of ways to decorate with color, how do you know where to start? BH...

Use Color to Set a Mood

Color isn't just color. Here's how to use color to set a mood in your home's...

Get Color Intensities Right

Light, medium, dark, and everything in between -- colors come in almost endles...

How to Keep Soft Colors Looking Sophisticated

Love soft colors, but don't want a frilly look? Here are the pro decorating...

Take Color to the Next Level

Have fun and be a little daring with color! Here's how to do something out of...

Get Gray Right

It's the darling of the decorating world, but how can you get gray right in...

Questions to Ask Yourself Before Choosing a Paint Color

Staring down a fistful of paint chips and wishing one of the colors would just...

How to Pick Interior Color Schemes

Choosing a color combination for your home interior can be a challenge, but...

Our Best Tips for Choosing and Using Color

Want to liven up a dull room with color but not sure where to start? Use these...

Color Advice: Q&A

Designers and editors answer commonly asked questions about choosing color for...

Selecting Ceiling Color

Look up and take notice. Your ceiling is in need of some attention.

Sneak Peek: Six Blue Paint Colors We're Using in our Innovation Home

I'm so excited to give you this preview of the paint colors in the Better Home...

3 Tips for Seeking Color Inspiration + A Book Giveaway

Finding color inspiration. Color + Pattern Book Giveaway by Khristian A. Howell

Get It Right: Pick Colors That Go Together

You're ready to decorate with color. Good! But you aren't sure where to start?...

Livable Color: Choosing Hues You'll Love to Live With

What's the secret to choosing the right color? Sure, there are principles and...

How to Carry Color Throughout Your Home

Rooms connected by color will create a cohesive, designer-level look. But you...

How to Choose Paint Colors

Employ these expert strategies, and you'll soon be choosing paint colors like ...

The Color Wheel

Why do blue and yellow look good together? What makes green and orange an...

Color and Wood Tone

Follow these guidelines to select the best colors to complement your wood...

Color and Mood

No matter how you want to feel in your home -- comfortable or creative, serene...

Selecting Trim Color

Choose a color that will set off the walls and make you say "wow."

5 Ways to Connect Rooms with Color

Do the colors in your home play well together? If not, you might have a missin...

Choosing Wall Paint Color

Find the best paint colors for your home with these color-by-color tips for...

How to Decorate with a Dark Wall Color

Ready to try out a new room color scheme? Start with a dark wall color. If...


Loading... Please wait...