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  • Set The Mood (Lighting) With New GE App

    With the continued popularity of smart phones and tablets, it seems like there’s a new app every few days. The latest must-have download? The GE Mood Lighting Cam app, a clever…

  • Records As Roofing

    File this one under creative genius! Nashville resident and artist Matt Glassmeyer found a way to use 350 vinyl records — attaching them to a roof in place of shingles. Conflicting…

  • Tips for Choosing the Best Christmas Tree

    We’ve got some tips for choosing the right Christmas tree for your home. Choosing the right Christmas Tree Make sure you measure accurately the area you will keep your tree. Not…

  • Create a Winter-Free Space In Your Home

    As the temperatures finally begin to drop, it’s ever more apparent that winter is just around the corner. While it may be easy to keep your spirits bright during the holiday…

  • Holiday Decorating On The Cheap

    With Halloween barely behind us, it’s hard to imagine the holiday season being around the corner. However, as retailers advertise Black Friday sales and grocery stores closing out their turkey order…

  • Small Space Solutions: Wall Storage

    With many people downsizing their homes in order to save money and/or the planet, giving up square footage means making the most of the space you have. As someone who lives…

  • Transform Your IKEA Furniture with MyKEA

    We’ve discovered a brilliant concept in the decor world called MyKEA. The beauty of IKEA furniture is in their simplicity, value and modern design, but at times the design itself can…

  • Last Minute Halloween Help

    Easy Halloween Costumes How to Make a Super Scary Halloween Spider Weekend Halloween Home Projects Last Minute Halloween Decorations Get Inspired by Matthew Gray Gubler’s Halloween Decor…

  • Spare Change Equals New Floor

    I can’t get enough of unconventional materials used in a DIY project, or even ordinary objects used in extraordinary ways. My latest inspiration? Flooring created from pennies. What a brilliant way…

  • Illuminate A Small Space With These Lighting Tips

    If you’re DIYing on a budget, it’s all about making thoughtful decisions that will enhance a room without leaving you penniless. Making a few lighting changes, especially if you find yourself…

  • Attend Homes Tours For Inspiration, Ideas

    This weekend kicks off Kansas City’s annual Parade of Homes, a two-week tour that features 199 homes throughout the metropolitan area. Homes tours such as the Parade of Homes are generally…

  • Create DIY Storage With A Renovated Armoire

    One of the best things about getting married? The gifts — er, I mean, love and commitment! Let’s face it – registering for household goods and appliances is a definite upside…

  • DIY Projects For The Holiday Weekend

    What better way to celebrate Labor Day than by laboring on a few of your own DIY projects? Sure, the weekend is typically spent saying a three-day farewell to summer, but…

  • Oval Office Has A New Look

    Who knew our President was such a designophile? The Oval Office has undergone an extreme makeover. Some of the updates include new carpeting, wallpaper and sofas. However, the resolute desk and…

  • A Home For Book(shelf) Lovers

    C&H readers, we’re getting to be good friends. And if you haven’t already noticed, I have a thing for shelves. Especially bookshelves. Maybe it’s because I’m still lacking in storage space…

  • Architectural Details Add Punch To Projects

    As you plan your next DIY or renovation project, consider enhancing your space with an architectural detail that adds maximum visual impact without breaking your DIY budget. Better Homes & Gardens…