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

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Expand your home's square footage by using the basement for more than just storage. With simple updates, you can create a usable space that works hard and looks great, too. Use our basement decorating ideas to create a living room, bedroom, or media room for your lower level. Whether your space is a full, half, walkout, or cellar basement, you can transform the area with help from our decorating ideas, remodeling tips, how-to projects, storage solutions, and inspirational photos. We have a something for everyone: full-scale remodels to quick and easy updates that can be completed in a weekend or less. Our featured basement makeovers will inspire you to tackle your own area, and the before and after photos will make you look twice -- those really are the same basement spaces! When deciding what to do with your basement, think about how you want the space to function. Use our planning calculators for estimates on flooring and paint, and take our fun quizzes to determine your style personality, floor material preference, or even the colors that suit you best.

Before and After: Drab-to-Dapper Basement Makeover

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Finishing a basement ceiling has two goals: to conceal ductwork and other...

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Create a well-lit basement using track lighting, recessed lighting, and other...

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Choose durable, moisture-proof flooring for basement living areas.

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Storage Solutions for Finished Basements

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Bright Basement Work Space

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Create a lower level with high style and function.

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Basement Storage Ideas

Storage space is often a necessity for basements. Find ideas here to determine...

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Basement Solutions for Real Life

Photos and ideas for real-life basement remodeling solutions.

Fixing Your Basement Floor

Try these tricks to fix your basement floor.

Basement Conversions

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Converting Basements into Living Space

Turn your basement into a room that looks and feels nothing like one.

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