Home Decor

For some this is the fun part, for others deciding what color to paint, or where to put the couch is as stressful as going to the dentist. Either way HowStuffWorks has got you covered with tips, tricks and cold compresses.

Once a staple of homes in the 1970s and '80s, waterbeds have gone the way of the dinosaur. What happened to these groovy once-must-have beds?

You should consider the thread count when buying sheets, but it's not the only thing that matters, say experts.

Give your room a quick and easy makeover with one of these fun paint ideas.

Add color, texture, and style to your room by finding the perfect window treatments.

Let the natural scents of the holiday season do double-duty as décor.

Keep your clothes, shoes, and accessories organized and within reach by designing a custom closet.

Give your master bath a mini makeover – without a big investment.

There may be hidden, unused space in your home that could solve your need for another bathroom.

Let your kids have a say in your home’s décor without losing control of the overall design.

Cozy and warming, scented lamps eliminate odors and fill your home with a gentle fragrance.

Doing your own tiling isn’t very difficult, and will save you a bundle of cash.

Enjoy the freshest of all scents, citrus, with these easy ways to add fragrance to your home.

The latest ideas for liquid scents that add charm to your home.

Celebrate the red, white, and blue with these easy, homemade decorations.

Opening up your floor plan can completely transform your home -- and the way you live in it.

Try these new ideas to create great scents in your home.

There may not be much that you and your teen can agree on, but these trends in design will make you both happy.

Nothing sets the tone of a bedroom like a statement headboard.

Add fragrance and ambiance to your home with easy, natural scents.

Make your home and clothes smell fresh and fabulous with scented drawer liners.

Could scented wax cubes be the right choice for your home?

It’s easy to create your own home scents with these simple tips.

Give a small space a big impact with these inspiring tips and tricks.

Create a fresh natural scent – and look – in your home with cedar.

Add fragrance and ambiance to your home with home scents you can make yourself.