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May 18

7 Small Bathroom Remodels That Totally Wowed Us

We’re always on the lookout for great small bathrooms, where smart design comes into play, and rooms make the most of what space they’ve got. Sometimes it’s clever storage that catches our eye, and sometimes it’s a transformative DIY that stretches the budget. Here are a few of our favorite small space bathroom overhauls. None of these ideas disappoint.

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May 18

7 Gorgeous Marble Backsplashes With An Unforgettable Twist

We see a lot of kitchens and bathrooms. We see a lot of marble kitchens and bathrooms. And we see a lot of marble backsplashes in those marble kitchens and bathrooms. But, just when we thought we’d seen every example out there, a clever and beautiful twist started popping up. It’s not a new idea (in fact it’s quite old), but it definitely feels fresh again. If you love marble as a material, but want a unique way to make it your own, check out these examples.

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May 18

An Interior Designer's Ambitious DIY Remodel Filled With Vintage Finds — House Tour

Name: Michelle and Alex Gage
Location: Havertown, Pennsylvania
Size: 2000 square feet
Years lived in: 3 years, owned

“Everything needed to go!” That’s how interior designer Michelle Gage describes the Havertown house she and her husband bought three years ago. Because it’s in the suburbs, they were able to get more for their money — 2000 square feet — but Michelle reports that though large, it was, well, hideous.

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May 18

We Have A Couple of Questions About Black Kitchen Sinks

Here’s an exciting new kitchen trend to love, or maybe hate. Most kitchen sinks are often white or stainless, but lately I’ve seen more and more of an unusual new feature: the black kitchen sink. Yes, black. You can find black sinks in metal, or ceramic, or even marble. Whether you love this look, or hate it, you’ve got to admit that it definitely draws the eye. But we still have some questions.

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Apr 18

16 Stunning Deck Ideas That Will Get You Excited for Summer

It’s finally starting to feel like spring, and the outdoors beckon. Maybe this has you thinking about improvements you’d like to make to your outdoor space, like maybe… a deck? A deck is like an outdoor room: it has a floor but no walls or ceiling, because it doesn’t need any. There are all kinds of ways to create a deck, of course, and yours doesn’t need to be fancy to be enjoyable. From the simple to the extravagant, here are a few ideas to get you started.

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Apr 18

8 Ways to Cover an Old Tile Backsplash You Hate

An ugly backsplash can really bring down the look of your kitchen — and there are some kitchens out there with some really ugly backsplashes. But the good news is that, even if you’re renting or on a tight budget, there are still plenty of ways to save an awful backsplash without remodeling or re-tiling. Here are eight creative, budget-friendly (and even renter-friendly!) ways to cover up a backsplash you hate.

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Apr 18

11 Kitchen Cabinets With Paint Jobs We Love

Sure, you could paint your kitchen cabinets all the same color, but if you’re looking at this post, you’re probably someone that likes thinking outside the box. As color makes more and more of a showing in the kitchen, there are more and more different ways to paint your kitchen cabinets, whether you’re going for a quirky look, something super stylish, or something in between. If you’re planning a kitchen remodel, or just like to dream, here are a few options to get those creative juices flowing.

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07
Apr 18

You Have To See This Miniature Kitchen Get Remodeled

It’s no secret that we love a good before and after. A recent ad for financial startup SoFi walks us through a kitchen renovation—on a smaller scale than even we are normally used to.

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Mar 18

7 Kitchens That Are Rocking an L-Shaped Layout

One of the most important kitchen design decisions you’ll make, both for looks and functionality, is the layout. You have a few options—the tried and true U shape, or the elegant and functional galley shape. But if you love entertaining, and love the look of an open kitchen, there’s another kind of kitchen layout that’s worth a look: the L shape.

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Mar 18

These Showers are the New Big Thing in Bathrooms

In most bathrooms, the shower enclosure is a bit of an afterthought, just a practical solution for keeping water from spraying all over the room. But lately a different kind of shower enclosure is picking up steam — steel framed doors that make the shower a thing to be celebrated.

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