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.

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Living room organization goes a long way in keeping your house in check. Learn some tips on living room organization in this article.

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Are you looking to learn the abcs of interior design? Check out this article and learn more about the abcs of interior design.

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Are you looking to use grass to decorate? Check out this article and learn more about how to use grass to decorate.

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Whether you prefer a traditional or modern design, you'll find affordable and easy-to-use trim options to spruce up your home and add an accent to walls and floors.

By Bambi Turner

We've all been in rooms that just feel good. They have a palpable, comfortable atmosphere that makes you want to put up your feet and stay a while. And the lighting probably had something to do with it.

By Emilie Sennebogen & Melanie Radzicki McManus

Tween room ideas for under $100 will help you redesign their rooms without breaking the bank. Find tween room ideas for under $100 at HowStuffWorks.

By Cristen Conger

Wicker has been around since ancient Egypt and in the United States since the Mayflower. And although it's had some ups and downs, it's still a popular design choice for many.

By Jessica Brown

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You've just driven past a garage sale spread out like a buffet across someone's driveway and front lawn, but how do you decide which items are gems and which ones are fodder for the nearest landfill?

By Sara Elliott

Teak wood furniture is among the world's most durable -- and most expensive. Why does teak wood cost so much? Is it even worth the price?

By Josh Clark

The last few decades have seen houses get bigger in size and price, but there may be changes coming. If you have to downsize, how can you make the space stylish and functional?

By Sara Elliott

Bathrooms are typically the smallest rooms in a home, and if you make a mistake in the design, it can shrink the room even further. So what are the top mistakes you can make when your design your bathroom?

By Jessica Brown

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Sure, we all put on clothes every day, but have you ever stopped to think how many moments in your life are associated with some form of fabric? Where does it all come from?

By Bambi Turner

You're moving into a much bigger house -- more than doubling your living space. How will you make your spacious new abode feel as comfortable and cozy as your tiny two-bedroom bungalow?

By Elizabeth Abbess

Many of us are hopeless when it comes to decorating our homes. We can't decide which furniture, what color scheme, or how to best use the features and rooms in our home. So we look to others for help. But do we need a designer or a decorator?

By Bambi Turner

You might suspect thread count is simply a marketing ploy to make Egyptian cotton sheets sound more luxurious, but it's really a scientific term.

By Kathy Price-Robinson

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Home decor encompasses many different elements of design, from what kind of flooring you use to how the furniture is arranged in each room. But real wow-factor shows up in your home accessories. They give your home its personality and character.

By Bambi Turner

While a lot of people's jaws would drop if asked whether they would pay $64,950 for a bed, there are others out there who would answer a resounding yes -- even outside the typical luxury-purchase crowd. What makes this bed so expensive?

By Jessika Toothman

It's usually the smallest room in a house, but bathroom design can make a huge impact on your home's value. Find style ideas and practical tips for designing a beautiful bathroom.

By Mary Wynn Ryan

Decorating your home can be both rewarding and challenging. If you are unsure of where to begin, the following articles are a great place to start. You'll find suggestions on everything from kitchen and bathrooms to bedrooms and home offices.

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Modern decor means clean lines, sleek spaces, sophisticated styling, and no unnecessary clutter. Discover ideas for modern decor in many different themes, such as Luxury with a Twist, World-Class Glamour, Hip to be Square, Magical Metallics, and more!

By Mary Wynn Ryan

Add cabin style to your home's decor with the cabin decor ideas in this article. Helpful photos illustrate a variety of cabin decorating themes, including Mod Lodge, Cool and Contemporary, East Coast Cowboy, a Woodsy Retreat, and many more!

By Janice Brewster

Add fresh country style to your home's decor with the country decorating ideas in this article. Discover helpful photos and various styles, such as Blue Plate Special, A Certain Savoir Faire, Fruits and Flowers, American Rustic, and Quiet Retreats.

By Mary Wynn Ryan

A foyer is where guests pause to shed coats or park briefcases; hallways are your routes to here and there; landings are where you stop to catch your breath. Mudrooms, laundry rooms, attics -- all these unappreciated spaces have a role. With a little creativity, you can make them charming and functional.

By the Editors of Publications International, Ltd.

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Instead of remodeling your kitchen, try the decorating ideas in this article to give your kitchen a new look. Discover ways to cultivate a vintage theme, to use bolder colors, and to integrate wood accents into your kitchen.

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These dining room decorating ideas and photo examples can help you transform an ordinary room into a glamorous, modern, traditional, or romantic dining area.

By the Editors of Publications International, Ltd.