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  • This DIY project is a fun, easy, beautiful way to organize your earrings on the cheap. Display them like a work of art with a picture frame and some lace.

    Make Your Own DIY Lace Earring Holder

    Make Your Own DIY Lace Earring Holder

    by Christy Kirwan6

  • It’s ironic that in the 21st century, some of the most popular decorating trends for new homes and remodeling jobs come from the past. This guide will help you discover the old style you want.

    Vintage Tubs and Bath Fixtures

    Vintage Tubs and Bath Fixtures

    by Holle Abee58

  • I love the quality of Ikea furniture. The Ikea Rast 3 drawer chest dresser is no exception. This dresser is a perfect size for a kids room and is made from solid wood. The one thing I don't like about Ikea is their instruction sheet. While the...

    Assembly Instructions for Ikea Rast 3 Drawer Chest Dresser

    Assembly Instructions for Ikea Rast 3 Drawer Chest Dresser

    by Ken Crawford7

  • Designing and laying out a compact or narrow living room presents unique challenges. Take simple tips, such as selecting small scale furniture, to transform your space with ease.

    How to Design and Lay Out a Small Living Room

    How to Design and Lay Out a Small Living Room

    by Rose Clearfield1

  • Leather chairs and furniture sometimes lose thier luster. That doesn't mean you need to throw them out and get new! Leather tear and seam repairs can be done easily at home to restore your leather!

    Leather Seam Repairs Made Easy

    Leather Seam Repairs Made Easy

    by Karen1

  • Buying an IKEA bed in the US might be something you are unfamiliar with. It will have a few parts, assembly will be necessary, and a lot of people do not get all the parts necessary on the first try.

    How to Buy an IKEA Bed

    How to Buy an IKEA Bed

    by sconnelly71129

  • The Bauhaus school gave us some of our most influential designers. Discover who they were how they changed our cities, ideas about modern furniture and art. This article includes a brief history and lots of pictures.

    Bauhaus and Its Influence on Modern Design

    Bauhaus and Its Influence on Modern Design

    by edelhaus0

  • They say you never forget an All-White Room... Choosing to do my bedroom like this was brave, but the result was perfect.

    The All-White Bedroom

    The All-White Bedroom

    by Tiana Dreymor1

  • Window treatments are expensive, but you can update your curtains or drapes without breaking the bank! Learn how to dress your windows by improving the look of your existing windows and treatments.

    How to Update Curtains or Drapes

    How to Update Curtains or Drapes

    by elle4441

  • You’ve made the decision to take down the bedsheets and actually hang curtains on your windows. Congratulations! But, before you head out to buy them, there are a few important things you need to know. If you don’t measure properly or understand how curtains hang in relation to your window openings, your new curtains may not look much better than the sheets they’re replacing!

    How to Measure for Curtains

    How to Measure for Curtains

    by lindacee8

  • When looking all over the internet for ideas to decorate your home you run across many pictures of large homes and they all contain extra large and elegant bathrooms. What about small bathrooms?

    Decorating Ideas for Small Bathrooms

    Decorating Ideas for Small Bathrooms

    by Chad Young5

  • This guide will give you tips on how to import furniture from China. Shun De 顺德 wholesale furniture city, near Guangzhou is the best place for buying cheap furniture at wholesale price.

    Guide to Buying and Importing Furniture From China

    Guide to Buying and Importing Furniture From China

    by Kamal Mohta43

  • Decorating with cushions is one of the easiest and most effective ways to transform a room. If you'd like to know how to choose the perfect collection of cushions then read on...

    How to Decorate Your Living Room With Cushions

    How to Decorate Your Living Room With Cushions

    by lilybet6

  • We could all spend thousands of dollars on products to make our homes smell great, but you can do it without a lot of money in just a few easy steps.

    How to Make Your Home Smell Good

    How to Make Your Home Smell Good

    by GH Price17

  • Create your own custom, reasonably-priced skylight shade. Find the supplies, step-by-step instructions, and reference photos below.

    How to Make a Skylight Shade

    How to Make a Skylight Shade

    by Muse Peggy23

  • Home gyms can be warm and uninviting by adding some rustic elements such as wood and other textures of interest can make your fitness room your go to room for energizing your body and your soul.

    8 Great Rustic Home Gyms - Decor Ideas

    8 Great Rustic Home Gyms - Decor Ideas

    by Kelly A Burnett3

  • Which cut flowers last the longest? The top six most popular fresh cut flowers are gathered and discussed, including tips and tricks to help extend the vase life for each.

    Which Cut Flowers Last Longest?

    Which Cut Flowers Last Longest?

    by NotTooTall13

  • Burl wood, sometimes called burlwood, makes a fabulous material for furniture. Tips on building your own beautiful and very unique wooden coffee table from burl wood.

    Build Your Own Unique Burl Wood Coffee Table

    Build Your Own Unique Burl Wood Coffee Table

    by Dan Harmon17

  • Interior decorating ideas for cheap home decoration. DIY home decoration tips and inspiration for those wanting to create their own unique and comfortable interiors.

    Decorate Your Home on a Budget

    Decorate Your Home on a Budget

    by Helen Lush8

  • January promises to bring many changes for my husband and me as we're expecting our very first child! Aside from our trepidations about being new parents, we're preparing to the best of our ability by purchasing the obligatory crib, changing table,...

    Grandpa's High Chair: How to Refinish and Update an Antique

    Grandpa's High Chair: How to Refinish and Update an Antique

    by Rug Writer11

  • Decorating you room in vintage style is easy with these tips and ideas - no matter what era you are going for. It doesn't even have to be expensive; use the thrift shops in your area as sources.

    How to Decorate Your Room in Vintage Style

    How to Decorate Your Room in Vintage Style

    by Marye Audet22

  • Vinegar never looked so good! Chevron kitchen table tutorial using vinegar and steel wool. The results are lovely, natural, and won't break the bank. Use this simple trick to revamp most wood items.

    DIY Decorating - Staining Wood with Vinegar

    DIY Decorating - Staining Wood with Vinegar

    by Heather Rode28

  • The best bedroom design ideas are those that make the headboard the focal point of the room. But do you know there are more ways to create a bedroom without need for the conventional style headboards

    5 Cheap Ways to Create a Headboard

    5 Cheap Ways to Create a Headboard

    by viryabo29

  • These rhinestone covered bottles are beautiful and elegant and will add that decorative touch to any room in your home. If you were to go out and buy something similar to these you would have to pay a pretty penny. They were very inexpensive to...

    DIY Home Décor: Make Gorgeous Rhinestone Covered Bottles

    DIY Home Décor: Make Gorgeous Rhinestone Covered Bottles

    by Jamie Brock52

  • A marble table can be a beautiful addition to any room, but is marble the best choice for your home? This article will help you decide.

    The Pros and Cons of Marble Tables

    The Pros and Cons of Marble Tables

    by Frank Thompson0

  • Even an amateur artist can do a perfect mural with these tips and tricks. Here's how we did cartoon character murals on our baby's nursery walls.

    DIY Art Mural for a Child's Room

    DIY Art Mural for a Child's Room

    by Leah Kennedy-Jangraw0

  • To the Modern eye, Baroque and Rococo style seem similar to the point that they are often confused, yet contrasts between the two can be striking especially in use of color and the "feel" of the design - the Rococo is light, frivolous whereas the Baroque is heavy, somber. Furthermore, the two styles were expression of different eras, socially. economically and politically.

    Rococo vs. Baroque in Architecture and Design

    Rococo vs. Baroque in Architecture and Design

    by heroek7

  • Whether you are even aware of it, you’ve probably been influenced by Art Deco, a style that is still popular today and is a great way to add glamor to your home’s interior.

    How to Create an Art Deco Interior

    How to Create an Art Deco Interior

    by lindacee8

  • If you’ve ever lived near the beach, you know coastal decorating is the epitome of casual living. If you haven’t, then you need to learn a thing or two about this timeless interior style. Coastal decorating can bring the feel of salt air, sand and surf into your home no matter where you live!

    Coastal Home Decorating Ideas

    Coastal Home Decorating Ideas

    by lindacee12

  • This page shows how we decorated a wolf themed bedroom for my granddaughter. It includes lots of our photos, decorating suggestions, DIY ideas, plus how to videos. How we decorated step by step.

    How to Decorate a Wolf Themed Bedroom

    How to Decorate a Wolf Themed Bedroom

    by Faye Rutledge166

  • Don't let your budget prevent you from giving your home a few refreshing touches. There are many creative ideas for decorating a room without emptying your wallet. Read here for a few examples...

    Easy Budget Decorating Ideas

    Easy Budget Decorating Ideas

    by Jayme Kinsey65

  • With a little paint and some imagination you can turn your plain old everyday bathroom into your very own "Men's Room".

    Welcome to the Men's Room

    Welcome to the Men's Room

    by Kevin Bowers0

  • I love the sea and love sea blue-of any and every sort-deep blue to aqua. But the aqua teal blue of the ocean remains very special to me. To mimic this color in my homes is a personal delight. My young neighbor children called it the funky green-to be it is the happiest of blues-the blues of the sea with sunlight shining through. Oh, but what can you do with this "funky" color-almost anything-deep teal garage doors, aqua blue baths & kitchens. Journey with us for many design ideas.

    Aqua, Teal, and Turquoise Home Remodeling Ideas

    Aqua, Teal, and Turquoise Home Remodeling Ideas

    by Ken Kline6

  • Wayfair.com is a great place to buy furniture at affordable prices. Here are some things you should consider before shopping with Wayfair.

    Things to Consider Before Using Wayfair

    Things to Consider Before Using Wayfair

    by Learn Things Web1

  • Save money by creating a beautiful larger dining table yourself to fit your growing family. It's easy and quick and costs less that $100!

    How to Make Your Dining Table Bigger

    How to Make Your Dining Table Bigger

    by poowool518

  • The key to a successful tiny house layout is thinking inside the box, and making the most of commonly wasted space.

    Creative Spaces in Tiny Homes

    Creative Spaces in Tiny Homes

    by Stacey Foster2

  • Although we live in a world brimming with technology, there are still certain professions that require the ability to use paper, pencil and specialized tools to create detailed drawings by hand. Hand drafting is still a core requirement of modern interior design curricula. Find out some of the tools students will use to master the art of interior design drafting.

    Types of Interior Design Drafting Tools

    Types of Interior Design Drafting Tools

    by lindacee7

  • Espresso is a very popular finish that goes with modern and contemporary decor. Many consumers are unclear as to what color espresso really is? I'm going to explain what you can expect with espresso.

    What is the Espresso Color Used in Furniture?

    What is the Espresso Color Used in Furniture?

    by SuperiorInteriors0

  • Today, wood grain patterns and designs grace everything from curtains to dog bowls. So, why not bring a touch of the woodlands into your home with one of several faux bois techniques.

    Introduction to Fabulous Faux Bois

    Introduction to Fabulous Faux Bois

    by lindacee16

  • Step-by-step, easy-to-understand instructions with photos! Don't be intimidated by all the pieces -- the "Helmer" drawer storage cabinet is easier to put together than you might think!

    How To Put Together an Ikea

    How To Put Together an Ikea "Helmer" Drawer Unit

    by SmartAndFun6

  • Warm weather is on the way and it is time to furnish your outdoor area. Can't decide on a furniture style? This Hub breaks it down and makes it easy to choose the perfect furniture for your outdoor living spaces.

    The Various Styles of Outdoor Furniture

    The Various Styles of Outdoor Furniture

    by lindacee9

  • For some of us, interior decorating is an enjoyable hobby, for others it is a daunting task best left to professionals. If you are discouraged with the design process, I would like to provide a ray of hope. If you understand the seven interior design elements and how they work together, you will unlock the secrets of good design. Plus, you will have fun creating beautiful spaces in your home!

    Seven Elements of Interior Design

    Seven Elements of Interior Design

    by lindacee37

  • You don't necessarily have to spend tons of money on a plush mattress to sleep well at night. Here is some help on how to make a firm mattress softer, no matter what your budget may be.

    How to Make a Firm Mattress Softer

    How to Make a Firm Mattress Softer

    by CennyWenny17

  • Although it is primarily the place where you are supposed to sleep, I don’t think I am mistaken in assuming that you spend quite a lot of time there even when awake. If so, you need lots of things!

    Top 10 Things Your Bedroom Needs

    Top 10 Things Your Bedroom Needs

    by SweetDesign0

  • If you have a garden bench, or other outdoor furniture, that is in need of a new look, you can make the repairs yourself and save money. The great thing about outdoor furniture is, it does not have to be perfect to fit in just fine in a casual,...

    DIY - How to Restore a Cast Iron and Wood Garden Bench

    DIY - How to Restore a Cast Iron and Wood Garden Bench

    by RentedMule25

  • Window valances can instantly change the look of a room. Use them alone or with coordinating curtains. If you think they all look the same–think again!

    Window Valance Styles

    Window Valance Styles

    by lindacee26

  • Introducing rustic elements into your rooms will transform your ho-hum interior into a cozy and romantic mountain hideaway in no time at all!

    Ideas for Rustic Interior Design

    Ideas for Rustic Interior Design

    by lindacee14

  • Pallet furniture is beautiful, stylish and eco friendly. Each design is unique, no two pieces being exactly the same. The sheer abundance of wooden pallets means they can often be aquired for free.

    Amazing and Inexpensive DIY Pallet Furniture Ideas

    Amazing and Inexpensive DIY Pallet Furniture Ideas

    by SpaceShanty22

  • Pomanders are our way of retaining the wonderful aromas that nature provides. Here I have listed our favorite flowers and herbs and include their benefits for our well being

    Flowers and Herbs for Pomanders

    Flowers and Herbs for Pomanders

    by Colleen Swan36

  • We all have those pesky nicknacks just lying around the house or shoved into a junk drawer so why not revamp them and hang them on the wall?

    5 Ways to Reuse Your Old Keys

    5 Ways to Reuse Your Old Keys

    by Stuart A Jeffery13

  • Easy tutorial with how-to instructions for painting vintage furniture using chalk paint for an old-world matte finish including tips for finding the perfect décor pieces, supplies and steps.

    Easy Vintage Chalk Painted Furniture Project

    Easy Vintage Chalk Painted Furniture Project

    by WheelerWife6

  • In this article you will learn how to decorate a bedroom in a romantic cottage style. Rose trellis, photo collage, antique dresser, fireplace, bedding, and accessory ideas. Includes lots of photos.

    Romantic Cottage Bedroom Decorating Ideas

    Romantic Cottage Bedroom Decorating Ideas

    by Faye Rutledge453

  • When dying wood you can skip the regular wood stains available and use something else. What else could you use to dye wood? Lots of products. I bet you have some in your kitchen or laundry right now!

    DIY: Stain Wood With Fabric Dye

    DIY: Stain Wood With Fabric Dye

    by Pam Irie11

  • Instead of paying someone to fix the fringe on your everyday rug, do it yourself by using this easy-to-follow tutorial complete with step-by-step photos and instructions.

    How to Repair Rug Fringe

    How to Repair Rug Fringe

    by Glimmer Twin Fan20

  • The Bauhaus was an avant garde design studio that operated in Germany between 1919 and 1933. Founded by architect Walter Gropius, the school incorporated art, architecture, and in particular, distinctive furniture that would become known as Bauhaus style.

    Bauhaus Furniture

    Bauhaus Furniture

    by Jane Bovary17

  • You weren't made in a factory - why not make your own home decor that is unique as you are? Learn how to use glass bottles, crackle paint and seashells to make your own, DIY inexpensive home decor.

    How to Decorate Wine Bottles With Crackle Paint

    How to Decorate Wine Bottles With Crackle Paint

    by Natasha28

  • Is your home ready for 2018? Take a look at what is coming up in the world of interior design. Get ahead of your 2018 makeover.

    2018 Decorating Style for Your Home

    2018 Decorating Style for Your Home

    by MD Jackson MSIOP0

  • The power of a good night's sleep should never be underestimated. As we sleep, our body's serotonin levels are restored, our immune systems are rejuvenated and our memories are sharpened. Because sleep is so integral to our everyday functioning, it...

    How to Choose the Best Mattress for your Body Type

    How to Choose the Best Mattress for your Body Type

    by becauseilive36

  • An interior designer must be able to ascertain the quantity of wall-hung pictures required for an interior decoration job, and the choice must be to the satisfaction of the client.

    How to Hang Framed Pictures on Walls

    How to Hang Framed Pictures on Walls

    by viryabo5

  • Eclectic style interior design, one that borrows from many styles and incorporates it into one look, has its roots in Victorian Era design.

    The Eclecticism of the Victorian Era

    The Eclecticism of the Victorian Era

    by heroek2

  • Why are so many people afraid of decorating with the color purple? Here are some simple, practical ways to capture elegance in your home using the color purple.

    Decorating With the Color Purple

    Decorating With the Color Purple

    by Comfort Babatola22

  • On this page you can learn how to frame and hang a poster yourself, including how to: select a frame, choose a mat, frame, and different ways to hang posters. It includes videos and lots of photos.

    How to Frame and Hang Posters

    How to Frame and Hang Posters

    by Faye Rutledge5

  • We all need a warm and inviting place to unwind at the end of a busy day. Your bedroom should be a calming retreat -- a place where you can shut out the rest of the world and simply relax.

    10 Easy Bedroom Makeover Ideas

    10 Easy Bedroom Makeover Ideas

    by lindacee16

  • On this page, you'll find vintage-style decorating ideas for your home, including living room, den, bedroom, kitchen, laundry room, & bathroom. Includes photos, videos, and suggestions for decorating.

    How to Decorate Vintage Style

    How to Decorate Vintage Style

    by Faye Rutledge68

  • Working with acrylic water can be frustrating, dealing with bubbles, clarity and setting up tacky are some of the most common problems. We'll show you how the pros do it and it's just a matter of a few trad tricks that make the difference.

    How to Use Acrylic Water in Your Silk Flower Arrangements

    How to Use Acrylic Water in Your Silk Flower Arrangements

    by Chad Young2

  • More of us than ever are dealing with small living spaces. Downsizing requires special design planning and ways to make the most out of the space you have. These fun, creative ideas will help ease the pain of "living small"!

    Living Small: More Design Ideas for Small Spaces

    Living Small: More Design Ideas for Small Spaces

    by lindacee18

  • The walls are closing in on you! You can’t afford a major home renovation, or buy a larger home or even rent a bigger apartment. So, what can you do? Grab a paintbrush and a gallon of paint and get busy! Give your rooms the illusion of more space by trying these creative interior painting tips.

    Changing the Size of a Room With Paint

    Changing the Size of a Room With Paint

    by lindacee75

  • You've moved into to your new digs and unpacked. Now it's time to hang pictures. Here are some great ideas to simplify the task and make your walls a beautiful reflection of your design personality!

    How to Arrange Pictures on a Wall

    How to Arrange Pictures on a Wall

    by lindacee22

  • Learn how to create a photograph display, with pictures of arrangements, tips, and ideas on how to design the best picture wall for your space. Make your photo wall pop!

    How to Display Framed Photographs On a Wall

    How to Display Framed Photographs On a Wall

    by Lily Rose99

  • A small bedroom doesn't have to be a problem-- with a few tips and techniques you can still create a room that will make you feel like you have a cozy, luxury suite.

    Small Bedroom Decorating Ideas

    Small Bedroom Decorating Ideas

    by Chen0

  • Transform wood pallets into simple yet functional storage units for your home. From a headboard with built-in storage to floating shelves for the bathroom, you'll be living clutter free in no time.

    DIY Repurposed Pallet Storage Hacks for the Home

    DIY Repurposed Pallet Storage Hacks for the Home

    by Rose Clearfield4

  • When you buy a new towel sometimes it keeps shedding little bits of fluff all over the place - on the floor and on you. This article will show you how to stop new towels from moulting.

    How To Stop New Towels From Moulting

    How To Stop New Towels From Moulting

    by Rob Butler33

  • Some ideas for small bathroom storage, from the author's own experience. Practical ideas that don't look like HGTV, but they do work!

    Storage for Small Bathroom

    Storage for Small Bathroom

    by Sharilee Swaity71

  • No one really knows who came up with the first swivel bar stool. It's another one of those modern conveniences that have become a fixture in everyday life to the point that no one can remember a time when they did not exist. One thing is for...

    Swivel Bar Stool Guide

    Swivel Bar Stool Guide

    by katapault2

  • I know it seems as if interior designers use some type of magic to create gorgeous rooms with a minimum of effort. Watch any TV decorating show and you’ll see what I mean. Magic or no, the common thread of any good design lies in the seven principles of interior design. Use them in your decorating and you too can create a magical home with the greatest of ease!

    Seven Principles of Interior Design

    Seven Principles of Interior Design

    by lindacee30

  • When you love to entertain, and dining table is almost essential, but how big should it be? What do you do if you don't have room? This hub answers those questions, and more!

    Dining Tables: What Size Should They Be?

    Dining Tables: What Size Should They Be?

    by Lesley Charalambides0

  • Symbolism is an integral part of Feng Shui practice. Understanding the meaning of these objects, and how to incorporate them into home and work, will help bring good fortune into your life.

    Seven Feng Shui Symbols to Bring Good Fortune

    Seven Feng Shui Symbols to Bring Good Fortune

    by monarch13138

  • Breathe life into an old rocking chair or add comfort and warmth to wooden chairs by making new stylish cushions using these step-by-step pictorial directions.

    How to Make Rocking Chair Cushions

    How to Make Rocking Chair Cushions

    by Sarah0

  • Books stacked on tables, floors, and double deep on shelves. There are many types and styles of bookcases available today and many different woodworking plans to build your own.

    Different Types of Bookcases

    Different Types of Bookcases

    by Emma Ros1

  • Some manufacturers use the word "leather" for all kinds of cheap products. It’s important to learn the jargon to know what you are getting for your dollar. Learn what questions to ask before buying.

    Leather Furniture Guide: Top Grain to Bonded Leather

    Leather Furniture Guide: Top Grain to Bonded Leather

    by PhitablelAmp23

  • Everybody loves IKEA but nobody wants that "out of the box" style in their home. This article lists 5 easy ways to customize your IKEA furniture and make it completely individual.

    5 Ways to Customize Ikea Furniture

    5 Ways to Customize Ikea Furniture

    by edelhaus6

  • Looking for a style change that combines retro glamour and a minimal vibe? Look no further than mid-century modern! You can incorporate touches of classic mid-century modern into virtually every aspect of your home. Learn about the forces behind the trends, learn to recognize the style and get a peek into the look and feel of this significant design movement.

    A Pocket Guide to Mid-Century Modern Style

    A Pocket Guide to Mid-Century Modern Style

    by lindacee19

  • What factors should you consider when determining if Sleep Number or Comfortaire beds will work better for you? Here's a head-to-head of the two leading mattress brands.

    Comfortaire Beds Versus Sleep Number Beds

    Comfortaire Beds Versus Sleep Number Beds

    by Temirah0

  • You know your interiors are dated and you need help sorting things out. You’ve decided hiring an interior designer is the answer, but have no idea where to start. Read on to find out how to find the right designer for you.

    How to Select an Interior Designer

    How to Select an Interior Designer

    by lindacee18

  • As a 25 year veteran in the furniture repair industry, I have developed an eye for quality furniture. On occasion I come across a product that surprises me. When I do, I like to share my surprise with my customers. Stressless recliners by Ekornes is one of those products. I am giving it five stars, my highest rating.

    Stressless Ekornes Recliners Gets a Five Star Rating

    Stressless Ekornes Recliners Gets a Five Star Rating

    by Aaron Rushing2

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