01
Jun 20

B&A: An Outdated Kitchen Gets a Remodel, But Keeps the Gorgeous Vintage Vibes


This 1906 Craftsman house in Los Angeles got a kitchen remodel, but instead of stripping away ALL the vintage charm, they refreshed the space and honored previous eras.
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07
May 20

Here’s How to Find Cheap Kitchen Cabinets That Won’t Compromise Your Style


Save your money for other splurges.
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05
Mar 20

B&A: This Once-Cluttered Paris Apartment's Now an Incredibly Chic, Classic Home


The “after” is so, so gorgeous!
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28
Dec 19

5 Outdated Household Features That Will Soon Be Extinct


Watch out! These are on the endangered species list.
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04
Nov 19

Before and After: This Kitchen’s Whole Remodel Is Great, But the Floors are to Die For


The size of the kitchen was the largest challenge when trying to maximize usable square footage without changing the footprint. The home is a 1926 Craftsman bungalow and Patrick wanted the kitchen to complement that period of style.
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25
Aug 19

Before & After: A 1920s Bungalow’s Makeover Is Thanks to a Budget IKEA Kitchen


The previous owner had lived in this old house for about 70 years and it required updating.
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01
Feb 19

Before and After: A '70s Airstream Gets Saved from Shag Carpeting

Sheena and Jason’s vintage Airstream is a soothing, lovely, bohemian dream on wheels. They travel the States in it with their beautiful dog Riley. Now the interior is all-white, with natural textures and bold patterns, but it sure didn’t look that way when they bought it.

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21
Jan 19

5 Great Ideas You Should Steal from the 2019 HGTV Dream Home

Every year, the folks at HGTV create an HGTV Dream Home, which is more than just a typical show house—it’s also a giveaway. That’s right: You could win a fully furnished 3,650-square-foot home in Whitefish, Montana, right on the edge of Glacier National Park. (The prize package also includes a 2019 Honda Pilot Elite and $250,000.) But even if you don’t win, there’s plenty to see here—and lots of ideas worth stealing for your own home.

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17
Jan 19

10 Affordable & Easy Ways to Add Lighting to a Closet Without Wiring

I’ve always preferred living in pre-1940s buildings for all their historical and architectural charm (so far, six different places and counting, ranging from 1907 through 1931). But my affinity for the old doesn’t always align with my modern day needs, most notably the absence of overhead lighting inside closets.

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16
Dec 18

Here Are Your Best Bets for Cheap Bathroom Vanities

Bathroom vanities can take a serious chunk out of a renovation budget. Given that a mid-range bath remodel can run upwards of $19,000, according to Remodeling’s 2018 Cost vs. Value report, the prices shouldn’t come as a surprise, but they often do. I was determined to not drop a small fortune during my recent bathroom remodel, but at first that seemed like an impossible task. The vanities I kept crushing on were upwards of a thousand dollars (and often $2,000) and that often didn’t include the counter or sink. So, yeah, no.

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