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Congratulations. You’ve decided to decorate your home. Now what? Whether you’re furnishing your first place or redoing the house you’ve owned for decades, decorating can be a challenging task, filled with costly decisions whose outcomes could haunt you for years. How do you figure out what style is right...
Decorating 101: Do It Yourself or Hire a Pro?
Decorating 101: How Much Is This Going to Cost Me?
Decorating 101: How to Shop for Furniture
Before you hit the stores, learn what furniture to get rid of, what to look for when buying, and how to avoid mistakes
How to Design and Lay Out a Small Living Room
Taste a Rainbow: 11 Top Home Decorating Colors and How to Use Them
Prime yourself for spring painting season with our color-happy guide to working with popular shades around the home
10 Design Strategies for Art Lovers
8 Things Interior Designers Want You to Know
Get the scoop on certifications, project scope, working from afar and more, from 2 Best of Houzz designers
Custom Draperies 101
How to Savor Your Beautifully Imperfect Home
Hardly anyone escapes home design envy. These strategies can help you appreciate your home for all it offers you right now
Dream Spaces: Home Offices You’d Be Delighted to Work In
Warm lighting, comfortable furnishings and pleasing views can make you want to head into your home office each day
Houzz Tour: Clever DIY Tricks Warm a Rustic Rental Cottage
An interior designer finds ways to beautify her family’s temporary home — and still keep the landlord happy
Black, White and Gold Add Up to Bathroom Design Heaven
There is no more deliciously decadent palette for a bathroom than black, white and gold. Here’s how to work the mix for an elegant result
15 Cool Rooms and the TV Shows They Want You to Watch
Raise Your Glass to Home Bars in All Shapes and Sizes
When you have a personalized home bar, the party will always follow you. Which of these styles could you toast to?