Our Best Rooms

Browse hundreds of decorating photos and discover fresh ideas for your home. From kitchens to bedrooms, living rooms to bathrooms, you'll find inspiration for every room in your home. Find ideas by style, from traditional to modern, cottage to eclectic.

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Personalize a Pillow

Put your personalized stamp on a plain pillow with this easy monogramming technique starring paint.

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Weekend Projects

Give your home unbeatable character in just one weekend. These home projects offer quick, impactful solutions to fill your indoor and outdoor spaces with style and function. Whether you seek easy landscaping plans, curb appeal projects, or budget decorating ideas, these hand-picked updates are designed to bring out your inner weekend warrior.

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Top Flea Markets

Put on your walking shoes and stop in at America's premier marketplaces -- you'll find country primitives, midcentury modern furniture, vintage fashions, upcycled treasures, and more. Here are a few insider tips for wending your way through each market.

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Deck Decorating & Styling Tricks

Make your deck as comfortable and stylish as an indoor living room. These tricks show you how.

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Using Color

Refresh your home with color. Discover how using color -- from neutrals to the brightest hues -- can transform your decor, whether you are redoing an entire room or simply updating your accessories or wall color. Our photos of rooms and helpful tips will help you use color like a pro. Try our do-it-yourself projects, which will bring both color and personality to your home. Learn how to put together the perfect color scheme using inspiration from our favorite rooms and homes and tips from interior designers and color experts. Get our best tips for incorporating your favorite colors into your decor for a home that is truly a reflection of your personality and tastes. You'll be amazed by what color can do for every room in your home, including your bedroom, bathroom, kitchen, living room, and more. If you're looking for a starting point, take our color personality quiz. Answer a few questions about your taste, style, and preferences, and you'll get a customized color palette, complete with tips and paint-color recommendations that will work best for you.

Real-Life Colorful Bedrooms

Whether you want a bright, cheery bedroom or a simple, calm escape, these...

Bedroom Color Schemes

Whether you crave a palette of bright colors or prefer a soothing scheme of...

Living Room Color Schemes

A color scheme can set the tone for your living room. Find a fresh look for...

Decorating with Color: Expert Tips

Our designers and editors dish out their tips for decorating with colors...

Cozy Color Schemes for Every Room

Create a warm and inviting atmosphere in any room of your home with one of...

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 Choose Colors You'll Love

With an almost infinite roster of color options, it can be a challenge to...

Add Color to Your Bedroom

Do you want to add color to your bedroom, but aren't sure how much? Take a cue...

Decorating in Yellow

A yellow room can project a sunny look or a rich decadent vibe. See how to...

BHG's Color Palette of the Year: 2015

Hear the story behind the BHG Color Palette of the Year and how it can inspire...

How to Pick Interior Color Schemes

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

What Goes with Beige Walls?

You may have elected to have beige walls and have chosen the perfect shade. Or...

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

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

Better Homes and Gardens Paint Palettes

Love the paint colors you saw in the Better Homes and Gardens color story? Get...

Blue: The Color That Isn't Going Anywhere

Blue is a classic shade that's a mainstay in decor. But lately, it's moved fro...

Decorating with Wine Colors

Just like their namesake drink, wine colors can evoke elegance, relaxation, or...

Add Color to White

In this home, color comes in smart doses and builds on a neutral canvas,...

Easiest Ways to Add Color to Your Rooms

Tired of boring? Inject color into your decor. It's easier than you think. Wit...

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...

1 Living Room, 4 Color Schemes

When Better Homes and Gardens made over this New York state living room,...

How to Keep Soft Colors Looking Sophisticated

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

Pops of Color Kids' Rooms

Just say no to white walls and boring neutrals. Bring on the color for kids!

Creative Ways to Use Dark Colors in Your Decor

Dark colors can add intrigue, warmth and comfort, in both straightforward and...

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