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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Beautiful Backsplashes

In a hardworking kitchen, a backsplash is an ideal opportunity to add a little personality. See how pretty materials and unique installations can bring a fresh face to your kitchen.

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Best Things to Buy at Ikea

Shop our favorite smart and stylish furniture and decor picks from IKEA!

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Must-Know Color Tips

Our designers and editors dish out their tips for decorating with colors including green, red, and more. Get our top paint picks for every color, and then keep clicking for color-by-color decorating tips.

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

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Furniture Arranging Made Easy

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

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Furniture Makeovers

Transform old furniture into new, functional pieces with these step-by-step makeovers. Follow our fresh and affordable tips to rethink secondhand furniture and make it into something fresh and fabulous. No matter your skill level, you can complete a furniture makeover. Use our fun paint techniques to update a dresser, table, chair, or bookcase, and take items from bland to beautiful in less than a weekend. Try out a stencil, faux finish, or painter's tape design to create a furniture piece that reflects your personal style. Do-it-yourself ideas such as drawer pulls, storage built-ins, and even headboard projects will get you started and help you gain the confidence to complete large-scale furniture projects. Learn to update cabinet doors, customize a nightstand, personalize a chair, complete an upholstery project, and master paint techniques with our tips. Scour flea markets, thrift stores, consignment shops, garage sales, and big box retailers to find an inexpensive piece perfect for customization. This budget-friendly alternative to purchasing new furniture not only reuses discarded pieces, but it also allows you to create a custom, one-of-a-kind item that reflects your personal decor style.

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How to Paint Cabinets or Furniture

The go-to guide to get smooth coverage when painting wood cabinets or furniture.

Dramatic Two-Day Furniture Makeovers

Furniture facelifts don't have to take forever. Treat dressers, cabinets,...

Before-and-After Furniture Makeovers

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How to Reupholster a Chair

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Furniture Reupholstery: The Tricks You Have to Know

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How to Paint Upholstery

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DIY Nailhead Trim

Dress up a plain piece of upholstered furniture with nailhead trim. Use these...

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How to Reupholster a Chair

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DIY Furniture Transformations

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Makeovers for Garage Sale Gems

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Give a piece of wood furniture an aged look with this easy DIY distressed...

Furniture Projects

Build your own furniture from scratch or remake an old piece with these...

Revamped Armoires for Small-Space Storage

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Thrifted Furniture Makeovers

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Repurposed Potting Bench

Repurpose an old china cabinet into a peppy potting bench with paint, tile, an...

Midcentury-Modern Armoire Makeover with Pretty Storage

A century-old cabinet is updated and organized to handle the entryway needs of...

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