Have you ever wanted to unlock your door with a fingerprint? Control the indoor and outdoor lights with your phone? You can do those things and more with a smart home. We show you how to get a home with connected technology and remote-operated devices that are designed to improve and simplify your life. We sift through the many options, including smart appliances, new apps, and smartphone and tablet innovation, and only bring you those that can make your life better. We give you tips and tricks for navigating the new home technologies and help you with buying decisions.See More
This designer put the squeeze play on her 600-square-foot apartment, finding the space for her hard-earned collections.
Open shelving can add clutter to a small space. The look is kept tidy with translucent filing containers and woven boxes. They hold catalogs, fabric samples, and design plans- all what the homeowner/designer needs close at hand while she works.
Frosted glass panels in both interior and exterior doors bring more light into rooms. "They let you look beyond the room and make the small space feel slightly larger," said the homeowner/designer.