Before and After: Six Dramatic Fireplace Makeovers (14 photos)

Fireplaces are a wonderful asset in any home, especially this time of year. But when different looks fall out of favor or don’t suit a homeowner’s personal style, they can be an eyesore. These six fireplace makeovers range from a simple change like painting the bricks to a major transformation such as…


Before and After: Six Dramatic Fireplace Makeovers (14 photos)
Before and After: Six Dramatic Fireplace Makeovers (14 photos)
Source: Houzz Kitchens

Bathroom of the Week: Bright and Airy Design for a Busy Mom (16 photos)

The homeowner who uses this bathroom enjoys the design and remodeling process, and she was ready to embark on a full bathroom remodel when she visited The Kitchen Studio’s showroom in West Chester, Pennsylvania. “She has a great appreciation for design and high-functioning spaces,” designer…


Bathroom of the Week: Bright and Airy Design for a Busy Mom (16 photos)
Bathroom of the Week: Bright and Airy Design for a Busy Mom (16 photos)
Source: Houzz Kitchens

5 Storage Container Materials to Consider for Sustainability (8 photos)

As a professional home organizer, a big (and fun) part of my job is finding the right storage solutions for my clients. Storage must be convenient and appropriate, so that items are accessible as well as easy to keep tidy and organized.
Often, the function of the items and the way in which the…


5 Storage Container Materials to Consider for Sustainability (8 photos)
5 Storage Container Materials to Consider for Sustainability (8 photos)
Source: Houzz Kitchens

How to Choose the Right Depth for Your Kitchen Sink (8 photos)

Maybe it’s because I spent several years living in Texas, but I tend to think bigger is often better. This is especially true when it comes to my kitchen sink. I prefer a wide sink for the ample space it offers for food prep and cleanup. But what about bowl depth? Sure, an extra-deep sink is good for…


How to Choose the Right Depth for Your Kitchen Sink (8 photos)
How to Choose the Right Depth for Your Kitchen Sink (8 photos)
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Before and After: 5 Patios That Celebrate Outdoor Living (15 photos)

Many people are making the most of their homes today by finding ways to improve their outdoor living spaces — bringing loungeworthy seating, entertainment elements and cooking and dining into the fresh air. These five makeovers show how a patio can transform the look and feel of a


Before and After: 5 Patios That Celebrate Outdoor Living (15 photos)
Before and After: 5 Patios That Celebrate Outdoor Living (15 photos)
Source: Houzz Kitchens