LifeStyle: Home & Garden

The Most Popular Interior Design Styles By Age

Wednesday  21:16,   23 august 2017

Apparently Gen Z is very into "rustic warmth"?For a new generation of designers, Instagram is not only an outlet for creativity, but also a crucial way to attract[...]

A Move-In Checklist for Before the Movers Arrive

Wednesday  18:46,   23 august 2017
Architectural Digest

Betsy Kasha and her husband, Alon, have called Paris's Saint-Germain-des-Prés neighborhood home for more than a decade, and they know the charming café-studded blocks like the backs of their hands. before the[...]

Why Universities Are Phasing Out Luxury Dorms

Wednesday  09:06,   23 august 2017
The Atlantic

When I was a college freshman in the early 1990s, I lived in a dorm that was as sterile as a hospital room, a 193-square-foot box with white cinderblock walls that I shared with two other guys. The bathroom was also shared—with an entire floor. Such [...]

Country Girl Miley Cyrus Buys $5.8M Tennessee Mansion

Tuesday  21:00,   22 august 2017

The 33-acre property in her birth city, Franklin, includes a pool and mini-golf course. Miley Cyrus might be singing about ‘Malibu,’ but she’s done buying houses there. The Disney-actress-turned-pop-star just picked up a new $5.8-million pad in[...]

10 Awesome Ways to Use Kool-Aid Packets Around the House

Tuesday  19:21,   22 august 2017
Taste of Home

You'll never guess how useful Kool-Aid powder packets can be! Love Kool-Aid? This sugary drink is totally nostalgic for me: a hot summer afternoon in a glass. (These classic summer movies also take me back.) Did you know that the drink[...]

"Where Should I Keep My...?": Solving the Ultimate Small Space Dilemmas

Monday  19:37,   21 august 2017

Squeeze every last bit of storage space out of your dwelling, no matter its size. When you’re renting, square footage is something to be savored, not squandered. It’s hard enough finding a home for your everyday must-haves, let alone bulky,[...]

You Can Now Rent Elvis Presley's Cliffside Los Angeles Home

Wednesday  18:16,   16 august 2017
House Beautiful

It's fit for a[...]

How often you should clean upholstery — and the right way to do it!

Tuesday  19:37,   15 august 2017

Upholstery needs regular cleaning and our cleaning pro tells you the right way to do it. Does your upholstered furniture look dingy and "tired?" It might need a good cleaning. Upholstery, like carpet, needs regular attention, says Shawn Bisaillon,[...]

Ikea's $10 Kitchen Hack Could Save You $$$

Tuesday  18:48,   15 august 2017

Ikea’s 2018 collection is based around the idea that we need to “make room for life,” which includes many of the Swedish furniture giant’s hallmarks of useful, multi-purpose, and elegant items for your home for not much money. While the list of[...]

This Is the Most Expensive House in America Right Now

Tuesday  18:47,   15 august 2017
Real Simple

A sprawling Bel-Air estate just hit the market for a whopping $350 million, making it the most expensive house in America. If the house’s fictional television owners are any indication, anyone can dream big and become the owner of a grand[...]

It's Official: You Should Never, Ever Microwave Your Sponge

Wednesday  18:32,   09 august 2017
Country Living

There's really only one way to ensure your sponge is clean.Sponges that were "sanitized" in the microwave or dishwasher were just as bacteria-loaded as sponges that were never cleaned at all, according to a new study conducted by German[...]

3 Ways a New Garage Door Can Transform Your Curb Appeal

Wednesday  00:10,   09 august 2017
Bob Vila

 Most folks don’t think about replacing a garage door until they absolutely have to, waiting until it gets damaged or dingy, or stops working altogether. But design-savvy homeowners know the difference that a new garage door makes in an[...]

How to Make Homemade Cleaner With Simple Ingredients

Wednesday  21:45,   02 august 2017
The Family Handyman

Not only will natural cleaners make your life better, they will virtually eliminate that bad smell in the house and they're surprisingly inexpensive to[...]

People Are Seriously Regretting Buying Tiny Houses

Wednesday  18:15,   02 august 2017
Country Living

Turns out, homeowners actually prefer having some space.The online real estate resource polled more than 2,264 U.S. adults about what they wish they had done differently with their current housing. A whopping 44 percent of participants had housing[...]

The 1 Habit That Ensures a Clean, Clutter-Free Closet

Thursday  20:32,   20 july 2017

Before the KonMari method inspired scores of people to get rid of items that didn't "spark joy," I was already constantly overhauling my closet.  Before the KonMari method inspired scores of people to get rid of items that[...]