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91 Ideabooks by Shane D. Inman
8 High-Impact Places for Accent Colors
If supersaturation feels all wet to you, try smaller splashes of color on accessories, architectural details and more
Accent colors make all the difference in a home's palette, adding dimension and visual interest. Your favorite accent colors can take center stage, while others fade into the background, but both are important. Use accent colors to emphasize...
Play Tricks With Color in Your All-White Room
Splash something unexpected into your sea of white to call attention to a favorite piece or just for fun
With so many colorful options for materials and paint these days, all-white spaces can feel stark and sterile for some of us. But there's an easy compromise for color lovers who still appreciate the crisp feeling of white: Add a splash of color. Sticking...
8 Ways to Dress Up a Drab Hallway
Make your hallways as special as the rest of your home with artwork, bookcases, vibrant floor coverings and more
The hallways that connect living spaces to sleeping spaces to the exterior of a home are just as important as bedrooms, living rooms and kitchens. Whether you're working with a short hallway, a hallway with a sharp turn, a spacious hallway or one that's...
8 Master Bedroom Details That Make the Room
Keep your sleeping space from being a snoozefest with these dramatic focal points and luxurious features
Today's master bedrooms take advantage of the power of detail. The right colors, treatments and accessories can turn bland bedrooms into unexpected delights. Whether it's a simple picture ledge for your family portraits, a freestanding screen to divide...
8 Clever and Creative Ways With Small Bathrooms
Take the focus off size with a mural, an alternative layout, bold wall coverings and other eye-catching design details
If you have a small bathroom off a hallway or a tiny half bath tucked under the stairs, don't be intimidated by the size — embrace it! Take the emphasis off the square footage and place it on your materials, color or layout to transform your space from...
8 Rooms That Say 'Let's Make Something'
If you're lucky enough to have a workshop or craft room, you want it to be an inviting place that inspires you to get right to work, with plenty of easy-to-use places to stash your tools, samples and supplies and a nice big work surface. Dreaming of shaping...
Kid's Bunk Beds
8 Living Room Layouts for All Tastes
Go formal or as playful as you please. One of these furniture layouts for the living room is sure to suit your style
A successful living room layout depends on two factors: room shape and client lifestyle. While some may find a symmetrical space to be perfection, others may prefer the gentle chaos of multiple seating areas. But no matter if your living room is small,...
Great Ideas For Every Room of The House
8 Clutter-Busting Garage Storage Solutions
Never trip over tools or bumble through boxes again. These organizers, cabinets, shelves and boards will keep your garage neat and clear
Our garages play a very important role in our everyday living. Of course, they protect our vehicles from the elements. But more often than not, they also become dumping grounds for tools, cleaning products and seasonal gear. These tips can help you make...
Space-Saving Tips for Your Small Home Office
If you've set up your home office in a spare bedroom, extra closet, basement, laundry room or even tucked under the stairs, you may be looking for ways to make it work harder for you. Read on to see how low shelving, hidden worktops, wall storage and...
8 Ways to Make the Most of Your Laundry Room
We spend countless hours in our laundry rooms, scrubbing out stains, pressing our best and even washing the dog. Shouldn't we make this space as functional and pleasant as possible? Laundry rooms have come a long way from the barren basement...
7 Ways to Make a Small Bedroom Look Bigger and Work Better
Max out on comfort and function in a mini space with built-ins, wall mounts and decorating tricks that fool the eye
Sometimes a small bedroom can feel more like a cave than a cozy refuge. If a space lacks natural light, smart storage and the right color palette, it can feel cramped and uncomfortable. But with the right techniques, even the smallest bedrooms can be...
7 Ways to Rock a TV and Fireplace Combo
Win the battle of the dueling focal points with a thoughtful fireplace arrangement that puts attention right where you want it
Putting a television and fireplace on the same wall requires a delicate balance. These two focal points need a precise plan for them to feel warm and welcoming instead of out of balance or out of scale. Be careful to consider the size of each when figuring...
Get Creative With Canned Lighting
Perfect for every room of the house, canned lighting, also known as "recessed lighting" has the ability to uniformly illuminate any space from top to bottom and even more. Very cost-effective and easily placed - canned lighting is in every home today...