LifeStyle: Home & Garden

11 DIY Halloween Decorations That Take 30 Minutes (or Less!)

Wednesday  00:25,   26 september 2018

These Halloween decorations are spooky, scary and stylish. But most importantly, they're easy! Decorate your house for Halloween faster than you can say 'Trick or treat!'You don't need a lot of money or a lot of time to get in the...[...]

Affordable Home Improvement Tips

Tuesday  02:25,   25 september 2018

You'll save money on remodeling projects if you plan well in advance, get several bids, do simple parts yourself, shop for materials, design with energy savings in mind and follow these other easy...[...]

These Are the Most Common Paint Problems and How to Avoid Them

Tuesday  00:50,   25 september 2018

Paint experts at Benjamin Moore give us the best tricks and tips.1) According to Andrea Magno, Benjamin Moore's color and design expert, you should start by finding a point of inspiration (a favorite fabric, the colors of your kitchen countertops, a [...]

How a Family's Eight-Year-Old Twin Boys Inspired Their Home Renovation

Monday  23:51,   24 september 2018

In most cases, home renovations involve careful planning, exhausting meetings and specific briefs. But when creative eight-year-old twin boys from Melbourne showed their parents some playful sketches, their imaginative ideas were just what the...[...]

This Clever Tool Estimates How Much That Reno Project Will Affect Your Home's Value

Saturday  00:50,   22 september 2018

Check yo'self before you wreck yo'house.But, before you start planning your own #demoday, there's a new tool you need to check out. It's a Home Addition Calculator, created by real estate data analytics company HouseCanary and Marcus By...[...]

This Giant Birdsnest Bed Is Everything You Never Knew You Needed

Friday  03:25,   21 september 2018


Window treatments complete the room

Friday  02:52,   21 september 2018

The hottest thing in window treatments might just be the thing you barely see: shades. They tuck into the ceiling or hide behind a valance or even draperies, and they’re a go-to décor item for any style home. They come ready-to-hang, semi custom or...[...]

Solved! What to Do When Your Circuit Breaker Keeps Tripping

Thursday  01:05,   20 september 2018

If your house is having circuit breaker issues, should I call an electrician, or is there a simple DIY fix I can try first? require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) {...[...]

How to Get Your Gutters Ready for Fall and Winter

Thursday  00:55,   20 september 2018

How to Get Your Gutters Ready for Fall and WinterWhen fall arrives, it’s time to prepare for the stormy, rainy, snowy winter months ahead. Among your top priorities should be gutter cleaning and repair. Here are some ways to keep your roof draining...[...]

All You Need to Know About Granny Pods

Wednesday  02:25,   19 september 2018

You’re probably familiar with tiny houses—homes ranging in size from 80 to 400 square feet—that offer small-scale living. And if you’re a fan of home renovation shows, you’ve surely seen your share of sheds tricked out into backyard pubs, offices,...[...]

This Is the Most Common Time for Burglaries—No, It’s Not at Night

Tuesday  19:55,   18 september 2018

Having someone break into your home is downright scary. Not only could the burglar take valuable and priceless belongings, but the incident could ruin your sense of security. Even your own home stops feeling so safe. Don’t miss these other 21 things [...]

5 Rules for Decorating a Space You Share With Roommates

Saturday  00:35,   01 september 2018

Living with roommates doesn’t mean you have to live in a cluttered space full of mismatched décor choices. The right design choices can actually decrease roommate squabbles. Living with roommates doesn’t mean you have to live in a cluttered...[...]

Here’s How to Remove Those Popcorn Ceilings Yourself

Friday  22:15,   31 august 2018

If you own a home with popcorn ceilings you’d like to get rid of (or maybe you were the one who added them 30 years ago and now regret that decision), it’s possible to remove the ceiling texture without getting a contractor involved.There’s a lot to [...]

Home-Office Decorating Flubs — and How to Fix Them

Friday  19:35,   31 august 2018

We asked hundreds of pros where people typically go wrong when designing their residential workspaces — and pressed for smart solutions“If a space doesn’t have good energy, I promise you will find other things to do at home than get work done,” said [...]

This DIY Project Provides the Ultimate Finishing Touch for Your Curb Appeal

Friday  19:28,   31 august 2018

This summer, show off all of the work you put into maintaining a lush lawn and fruitful garden with an easy and affordable project that really makes them pop: edging.Lawn and garden edging elevates your landscape much like how a frame does a photo:...[...]