Home Improvement

11 Home Hazards to Avoid

To keep your home truly safe, be aware of these hazards and consider how they can be remedied.

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Room of the Week: Vibrant Loft Living Room

Designer Megan Dunkmann created a bright, fun loft with unexpected elements — but was still practical for everyday living.

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Staying Put vs. Moving Out: The Remodeling Dilemma

When the construction crew arrives, is it time to go? Experts and homeowners weigh the pros and cons.

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Room of the Week: Master Bedroom Marries Sleek and Stylish

The designer enhanced the builder-grade features to create one-of-a-kind interiors that combine the styles of both husband and wife.

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6 Low-Cost, High-Impact Projects for Your Home

Desire an easy, low-cost face-lift for your home? Check out these six do-it-yourself projects that won’t break the bank.

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How to Mix Patterns in a Space

Decorating with multiple patterns is more than just mixing and matching colors.

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10 Water Features to Add to a Home

A water feature — big or small — can mask noises, attract wildlife and help transform even the smallest urban space into an oasis.

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3 Ways to Win the Remodeling Budget War

There are many ways to spend little to nothing if you are willing to roll up your sleeves and do a little work on your own, or as a team.

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How to Create a Pet-Friendly Home

From cat rooms to dog houses, here are some simple ways to keep pets safe and comfortable in your home.

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8 Stunning SoCal Poolside Patios

Get inspired by these Los Angeles-area homes to create your own lavish patio haven.

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Unpacking Tips to Maximize Storage in Your New Home

Taking time to develop a plan for your unpacking can definitely pay off in the long run.

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Before & After: Cluttered Office Goes Chic

A dark and cluttered office goes bright and organized.

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How to Hang a Hammock in Your Backyard

Dreaming of whiling away the afternoon cradled in a hammock? Just follow these easy tips.

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Room of the Week: Fresh, Modern Kids’ Room

This bedroom is a “fun, fresh, energized and kid-friendly space” — and also one that will work for years to come.

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8 Outstanding Miami Waterfront Home Interior Designs

From casual to sleek, get inspired by these eight interior designs featuring waterfront properties near Miami.