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What to Do Within the First Year After Moving Into Your New Home

When you move into your new home, there are a number of cleaning tasks, basic projects and upgrades to consider. Here's a comprehensive guide to point you in the right direction.

10 Best Home Improvement Projects Under $1,000

Updating countertops, painting the exterior or upgrading an appliance are simple ways to add big value to your home.


10 Best Home Improvement Projects Under $500

A little can go a long way when it comes to home improvements. For just $500 you can make some...


22 Kitchen and Bath Trends on the Way Out

You spend a lot of time in your kitchen and bathrooms, so keep them up to date. To do that,...


12 Best Home Improvement Projects Under $100

A little can go a long way when it comes to home improvements. For just $100 you can make some...

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30 Old School Life Skills That are Making a Comeback

People are seeking simpler times and are learning vintage skills to do so. These old school life skills are making...


Home Building Insights from the Houzz Kitchen Trends Study

Take a deep dive into the world of modern kitchen design and renovation.

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10 Outdoor Shower Ideas and Designs

It may seem like a luxury, but an outdoor shower is very DIY-friendly! Turn your yard into an oasis with...


18 Inspiring Inside-Cabinet Door Storage Ideas

Increase your home's storage space by utilizing every possible nook and cranny, including the backs of cabinet and closet doors....


10 Different (But Cool) Ideas for Kitchen Cabinet Doors

Take your kitchen cabinet doors from drab to fab with these out-of-the-box options.


4 Weekend Kitchen Upgrades

Do you want a kitchen refresh? A brighter, more user-friendly kitchen is just four weekends away.

10 Unique Kitchen Cabinet Ideas

These creative kitchen cabinet ideas are great for creating the illusion of space and bringing color and modernization to any...


9 Ways You’re Not Organizing Your Fridge—Yet

Check out these refrigerator organizing ideas to keep your food fresh and your shelves clean.


Brilliant Bathroom Backsplash Ideas

A backsplash isn't just for the kitchen. A backsplash will help protect the wall behind the sink from water damage...



How to Keep Your Cat Off the Counter: Top 10 Ways

If you have a cat, you likely know the struggle to keep him or her off the kitchen countertop. There...

10 Genius Small Master Bathroom Ideas that WOW!

Expanding your mirror, going for a longer sink and installing a skylight are just some of the ways you can...


12 Spice Rack Ideas for Better Kitchen Storage

Chances are, you have a spice cabinet that is unorganized, making it difficult to find what you need when you...


10 Updated Laminate Countertop Ideas That Don’t Look Like Laminate

Both durable and less expensive than many other countertop materials, plastic laminate has come a long way from the kitchen...


11 No-Pantry Solutions on a Budget

No two kitchens are built alike, and many aren't large enough to accommodate a full pantry. Sometimes you're lucky if...


Clever Kitchen Cabinet & Pantry Storage Ideas

Need more space in your kitchen? These pantry storage tips will help you take advantage of every nook and cranny...


How to Build Under-Cabinet Drawers & Increase Kitchen Storage

Get more kitchen storage in one weekend with these kitchen baseboard storage ideas


10 Kitchen Countertop Ideas People Are Doing Right Now

Quartz continues to reign supreme for kitchen design, but there are other kitchen countertop ideas trending in 2019.


Ideas for the Kitchen: Cabinet Door Inserts

Dress up your kitchen with easy-to-add door panels

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Kitchen Ideas: A Better Sink Drain

Ninety-nine percent of drain lines under sinks are bound to leak sooner or later.


Waterfall Countertop Ideas We Love

Often seen on home improvement shows, waterfall countertops are gaining popularity as they offer a stunning look for nearly every...


15 Concrete Countertops We Think are Really Cool

Ditch your plan of installing marble, granite, quartz or butcher block countertops so you can reimagine your kitchen featuring the...


Cabinet Refacing: How to Reface Kitchen Cabinets

Get the look of new cabinets in one weekend for one-third the cost!


13 Stunning Dark Kitchen Cabinet Ideas

For the better part of the last decade, homeowners, decorators and builders alike have transformed kitchens with the popular Tuscan...


Bathroom Ideas: Replace Tub and Shower Faucet Trim

Simply replace the visible trim for an brand new appearance