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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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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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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Paint Projects

Whether it's a new wall color or a fresh coat of paint on a tired piece of furniture, paint can instantly transform any space in your home into a work of beauty. We'll teach you how to add a personal touch to your rooms with decorative paint projects for your walls, furniture, linens, and more. Start by taking our color personality quiz to learn which hues best suit your decorating style and to receive customized tips that will teach you how to effectively use the hue you've been matched with. After that, browse through our array of simple do-it-yourself projects to see how easy it can be to transform your space with paint and color. We have plenty of creative paint ideas that you can use to update your entire home, from the front door to the interior walls to the backyard. We also have plenty of tricks that you can use to give all of your home accessories -- such as window blinds, bed linens, and furniture -- a quick and budget-friendly style update with paint. Our easy projects and expert tips are sure to inspire you to create a space that's filled with personality and style.

DIY Paint Projects for Your Home

Have the itch to paint? Get inspired and try one of these paint project ideas...

Did You Know You Can Do This With Spray Paint?

Haven't visited the spray paint aisle in awhile? You'll want to plan a trip...

Colorful Backyard Makeover

These San Diego homeowners and landscaping novices transformed their backyard...

How To: Paint an Exterior Door

Follow these steps for painting an exterior door to increase curb appeal and...

How to Paint Cabinets

Get tips and tricks on how to paint cabinets in your home.

Paint Techniques We Love

Step up your painting game with these 10 techniques that will introduce color,...

How to Paint Upholstery

Yes, you can actually paint upholstered furniture and give a tired piece a...

Concrete Painting Project: Faux Floorcloth

Give bare concrete a chance to "wow" with a painted faux floorcloth. A Better...

How To: Update Door Hardware with Paint

If you're looking to increase your home's curb appeal or update your interior...

Refresh Your Space with Paint

Thinking of painting your home to update the space? Before painting the whole...

DIY Stamped Artwork

Use vegetables as stamps to make artwork for your home. Learn how to use sweet...

13 Creative Paint Projects

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How to Paint a Brick Fireplace

If you've grown weary of the look of your brick fireplace surround, take note:...

How to Spray Paint a Chair

Refresh a wood chair with spray paint. Heres how to complete this easy...

An Easy Cabinet Door Makeover

See how to transform your kitchen cabinets with a simple stencil treatment.

How to Paint a Metal Tray

Turn a plain tray into something a little more personal with painted-on stripe...

How to Sponge-Paint Curtains

Turn plain curtains into one-of-a-kind beauties with this easy painting...

How to Paint an Outdoor Rug

Transform a plain, inexpensive outdoor rug into a custom DIY creation with a...

How to Stencil

Stencil your walls for an easy decorating update. Here's how to stencil and...

How to Paint Terra-Cotta Pots

Customize a plain terra-cotta pot with a paint dipping technique that's easy...

DIY Lampshade Update

Embellish a plain lampshade with puff paint and our free pattern.

DIY Verdigris Paint Project

Give metal pieces an aged look in a few hours with this do-it-yourself...

Chalkboard Paint

It's beloved by crafters and DIY decorators: Chalkboard paint is a fun and...

How to Paint Furniture

Painting furniture gives an old piece a new look. Here's how to paint furnitur...


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