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  • Decorate for Halloween like Matthew Gray Gubler

    Our favorite Halloween decor is still Matthew Gray Gubler’s house from last year. His pumpkin picking skill is a natural talent and something you are born with but that doesn’t mean…

  • Home Office Design Makeover

    There’s no reason your home office has to reflect the drudgery of bill paying, document filing, and to-do lists. Like any other room, it presents an opportunity to make a statement.…

  • Chalk It To Me

    I never really got on the chalkboard craze bandwagon, but ever since Hudson Paint introduced their palette of 20 colors, I think I’m a convert. At $25 a quart, I’m having…

  • DYI – Design Your Interior

    We’ve pulled some of our more recent tools to help you DYI – Design Your Interior. No offense but using these tools doesn’t automatically mean you have good taste so if…

  • Simple Safety Tips for Hanging Christmas Lights

    If you’re decorating for Christmas this weekend we’ve got some simple light hanging tips that are great safety reminders. 1. Use the Proper Lights – If you hang lights outdoors make…

  • How To Hang Photos on Any Wall

    One of the easiest and cleanest ways to decorate a room is by hanging photos. Personal photos add warmth and personality to any room but are also perfect in trafficked areas…

  • Hang Holiday String Lights sans Headaches

    It’s decorating season and it starts for some by putting up amber and orange twinkle lights for Halloween then continues into late December with hanging Christmas lights. Toolmonger shares these holiday…

  • Share Your Home with Su Casa

    Do you have great rooms or interiors that you’d love the rest of the world to see? Share your interior design chops with CasaSugar and their Su Casa interiors feature.…

  • Redesigns Matter to ELLEDecor & Metropolitan Home

    It’s only been 6 months since PointClickHome refreshed/redesigned their website and now they’re at it again. The latest redesign comes on the heels of HOME Magazine folding and with it the…

  • Domino Magazine is Done

    In what has become a monthly announcement, another home magazine has shuttered it’s doors. The three year run of Domino magazine will end with their last issue and they will also…

  • IKEA Oval Office, Designed by You!

    Our country begins a new chapter today and a new family will move into the White House. The Bush’s vacated months ago so the Obama’s can start moving ASAP and have…

  • How to Decorate a Room Corner

    Corners always seem the most difficult to deal with when decorating a room. They can either become cluttered after thoughts or empty spaces that beg to be used. Casasugar has some…

  • MyDeco Makes a Splash

    As the do-it-yourself design boom has proliferated on TV and in magazines, so have online virtual room planners. We reviewed the top virtual room planners from last year, many of which…

  • Crown Molding Made Easy

    If you don’t have the time or intention of going through this process there are easier options for installing crown molding such as using Easy Crown Molding. According to their website…

  • Silk Flowers You Must Pinch to Believe

    I admit I’ve pinched a few stems in my day. Are they real? Are they fake? And I’ve even had the debate with myself over whether fake flowers are an accepted…

  • What to Do with the Television?

    Although not quite a DIY project, it’s probably an issue you’ve toggled with in your home: what to do with the television. A necessary evil, over the years TVs have evolved…

  • Haunted Home Office

    We’re fans of the Haunted Mansion ride at Disneyland but this homeowner took it to another level by transforming his home office into the ride itself!…

  • Q&A: Should I Go Yellow?

    Question from a reader: I’m moving into an apartment that receives northwest light and the living room feels dark. I’ve read that painting a room yellow can help brighten it, but…

  • Find a Spot For a Window Seat

    Window seats are a great addition to any room that provide not just extra seating, but more storage and decorative space. If a window seat is something you’ve always wanted but…

  • Picture-Perfect Ideas

    Sure, hanging a picture seems like the easiest of decorating tasks. But as easy as it seems, people often get the process wrong. Using the incorrect hangers and putting unnecessary holes…

  • Fresh Flowers, You Owe it to Yourself!

    It’s official. Flowers are good for your health. Even if you’ve always thought so, now you have a study from Harvard University and Massachusetts General Hospital to back you up! eMaxHealth…

  • Functional Art

    Sometimes overlooked or dismissed, photographs can be the perfect wall art. Not only do they let you display either happy memories and loved ones or your own photography, they can be…