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Designer's Touch: 10 Powerful Powder Rooms
Small size doesn't have to mean underdog. Show your half bath's strength with fearless choices in vanities, wall coverings, sinks and more
Never underestimate the power of a powder room. Whether you go subtle or over the top, the small size of a powder room gives you the ability to really make a statement. Here are a few simple ideas to help you decide what yours wants to say.
Put Your Kitchen in a Good Light With a Window Backsplash
Get a view or just more sunshine while you're prepping and cooking, with a glass backsplash front and center
An unexpected and beautiful window backsplash can bring style and light into any kitchen. Whether you opt for a single window or a long row of glass, low-profile windows or full-height windows, it will make your kitchen feel more open and brighter. A...
8 Statement-Making Kitchen Backsplashes Beyond Basic Tile
Look to metal, glass and even wooden crates for an attention-getting backsplash that might even save you some money
Put your own personal stamp on your kitchen design by adding a bold backsplash. Go beyond standard tile and try playing with unconventional materials — an unusual backsplash can help you spice up your kitchen without having to dish out a ton of money...
Try a Shorter Kitchen Backsplash for Budget-Friendly Style
The overwhelming amount of materials needed for a new kitchen or a kitchen remodel can quickly make your costs skyrocket. Save precious dollars...
8 Top Tile Types for Your Kitchen Backsplash
Backsplash designs don't have to be set in stone; glass, mirror and mosaic tiles can create kitchen beauty in a range of styles
The backsplash could be considered the most important part of your kitchen's design. No matter what material you choose, it's a focal point. Tile tends to be the most popular choice — for its flexibility...
8 Beautiful Ways to Work Glass Into Your Kitchen Cabinets
Lighten up in the kitchen with see-through or glossy panes that bounce the sun's rays or show you've got nothing to hide
Glass-front cabinets, often used in upper areas of a kitchen, can make for a pretty and practical focal point. These clear cabinets can be illuminated for ambience, display precious possessions, store functional kitchen items and ease transitions from...
8 Cabinet Door and Drawer Types for an Exceptional Kitchen
Pick a pocket or flip for hydraulic. These alternatives to standard swing-out cabinet doors offer more personalized functionality
Don't resign your new kitchen to standard, everyday cabinet doors and drawers. Make it extra functional and extra beautiful with cabinetry that utilizes every square inch, camouflages potentially messy areas or accents the unique parts. See if these cabinet...
9 Molding Types to Raise the Bar on Your Kitchen Cabinetry
Moldings can make any project look custom. When applied to kitchen cabinetry in particular, these architectural details can help enhance the most basic cabinet style. With the multitude of different configurations and designs available, crown molding,...
8 Cabinetry Details to Create Custom Kitchen Style
The right type of cabinet component can help refresh and add character to your kitchen's style — whether you want brand-new cabinets or just need to revamp your old ones. But some design elements with the most impact may be small ones you haven't even...
8 Popular Cabinet Door Styles for Kitchens of All Kinds
Don't mess around picking cabinet doors. Let our mini guide help you choose the right style, and save the messes for cooking
Your cabinet door style can be one of the most important factors in your kitchen's new design. Not only are cabinet doors one of the most visible design elements in a kitchen, but they can also be one of the most expensive. From the elaborate to the simple,...
8 Ways to Light Your Fireplace for Maximum Effect
Enhance your fireplace with the type of lighting that suits it best — we offer 8 beautiful and easy-to-find options here
No matter what fireplace type, style or size you have, the best way to show it off is with the proper lighting. Fireplace lighting not only is functional, but it also helps highlight your fireplace as a focal point in your home. There are over...
Stoke Your Fireplace Design With Decorative Screens and Doors
Keep wayward sparks in while setting your fireplace ablaze with style, with a screen that suits your hearth and home
Both functional and aesthetic, fireplace doors and screens keep your fire safely contained while being a beautiful element in your fireplace's design. Whether custom made or store bought, these works of art come in endless styles, finishes and materials....
Find a Fitting Place to Store Your Firewood
One of the often-ignored parts of designing a new wood-burning fireplace is deciding how to house all the necessary wood. What's the best way to store the firewood you need while still maintaining a great focal wall? Whether you choose a symmetrical or...
Goodbye, TV — Hello, Fireplace
Hide the television above the fireplace with clever camouflage, so the focus will be right where you want it
Many great rooms, living rooms, family rooms and bedrooms can actually become better when their design doesn't focus on the television. If you've decided to put your TV above the fireplace, consider keeping it hidden so your room revolves around your...
9 Inventive Materials for Memorable Fireplace Mantels
Bypass plain brick in favor of these choice materials, for a fireplace mantel that's anything but ordinary
Whether made from stone, wood or metal, the decorative ledge we call a mantel has rested over fireplaces for centuries. Mantels display our family photos, art and accessories — often all the things that we treasure the most. As the focal draw of every...