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Top Design Experts Say Never Do This to Your Kitchen

We asked them to reveal their biggest kitchen design don'ts.

Everything to Know About Ductless Mini Splits

Whether you’re finishing a basement area, adding new space or just upgrading your home’s HVAC system, you owe it to...


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Here’s Why Old Houses Have a Random Toilet in the Basement

Standalone toilets in the basement are an outdated concept. Why were they necessary in the first place?


Top 30 Mistakes DIYers Make When Remodeling a Kitchen

Get out of your own way by not falling for these kitchen remodeling mistakes.


10 Surprising Kitchen Items You’re Not Buying at Home Depot—Yet

Think beyond countertops and faucets when shopping at Home Depot for your kitchen. The store offers a surprising variety of...

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15 Things You Should Never Store in Your Garage

To keep your home safe and pest-free and your belongings in good shape, don’t ever store these items in your...


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Remodel a Basement or Add a Second Story? The Pros and Cons of Each Project

What are the pros and cons of finishing a basement or adding a second story?


How I Saved $30,000+ on My Kitchen Renovation

When I saw the estimate for our kitchen renovation, my jaw dropped. But putting on my kitchen planner hat, I...


Dream Garage: Double-Decker Car Storage

Five cars in a three-car garage


Mastering the Art of Electrical Conduit

Running electrical conduit on the surface of a wall is an easy way to add wiring to a workshop, garage...


How to Install Surface-Mounted Wiring and Conduit

With metal conduit, you can run power almost anywhere. We'll show you how to do it safely and easily.


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Should Your Garage Door Match Your House Color?

There are a lot of design rules out there, find out if your garage door should match your house's paint...


10 Trending Living Room Ideas You Should Know About

The living room may be overtaking the kitchen as the heart of the home. It's where you connect with family,...

10 Living Room Lighting Ideas We Love

Your living room is a multi-use space, so you need to have the right lighting for the right use. The...


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10 Kids Bedroom Ideas for Small Rooms

Yes, it is possible for a child's small bedroom to be tidy and uncluttered. The trick is to be thoughtful...


White Kitchen Ideas That are Still On Trend

All white kitchens are classic, modern and far from outdated. These timeless white kitchen ideas can work with nearly every...


10 Before and After Power Washing Photos That are So Satisfying

There's nothing quite like power washing a grimy surface and uncovering the beauty beneath.


20 Easy Ways to Add Farmhouse Style to Any Home

Modern farmhouse style has made a major impact on the decorating scene lately, and for good reason. Light and airy,...


Creating the Best Home Office in a Smallish Space

"The home office isn't what it used to be," says Lamps Plus brand ambassador and interior designer Jennifer Farrell. "What...


How To Get Stains Out of a Mattress

You can't throw a mattress into the washer, so how do you clean mattress stains? Here's a few simple ways...


12 Shed Storage Ideas to Organize Your Space At Last

Don't let your shed become disorganized or overrun with junk! Instead, turn it into a well-lit, useful space that has...

Simple Hair Tool Storage

This PVC fitting is great for storing hair tools. The large opening is perfect for storing a hair dryer, while...


41 Kitchen Organization Ideas to Make Your Life Way Easier

Want some seriously brilliant kitchen organization ideas to maximize space & efficiency? Here are 41 kitchen organization hacks that'll make...


15 Basement Bar Ideas for the Perfect Bar Design

Building a home bar is a dream project of many homeowners, but essential repair and maintenance projects often bump it...


10 Things to Remember During a Home Remodel

I embarked on a home remodel four months ago. The entire upstairs of my circa 1947, story-and-a-half home in South...


13 Ways to Spruce up Your Kitchen for $5 or Less

Kitchen decor on a budget DOES exist, and you can give your space an update without calling in the construction...


Creative Ways to Disguise a Range Hood Vent

Whether you're planning a full kitchen remodel or a little sprucing up, there are many ways to cover up your...