Design & Decor

Designing the Perfect Kids’ Bathroom

As a child, I was fortunate enough to have my own bathroom (actually, it was a Jack and Jill bathroom that I shared with the guest bedroom, but we only had guests for a handful of days out of the year). My bathroom was pink, which my parents thought was…

Summer Spaces: 7 Ways to Update Your Home for Summer

Turn on the Beach Boys playlist and shake out your linens because summer is almost here. Be ready with these easy tweaks and to-dos.

Think Zen is All About Neutral Colors? Try These Colorful Zen Styles

What if you like a relaxing zen sensibility and bold color? It turns out the two can fit together just fine. Take a look below to check out how to work with the colorful zen trend.

The 10 World Market Outdoor Products You Need to Get Summer-Ready

Whether you need a full set of outdoor furniture or just want to add fun touches around your yard to refresh it for summer, World Market's latest outdoor offerings can deliver. Blending quality materials and fun colors with products designed for the way you live, their weather-resistant furniture, break-resistant glassware and more are sure to delight both you and your guests.

10 Must-Have Konmari-Inspired Home Organization Products

TechCrunch recently reported that organization goddess Marie Kondo is looking for investors to expand her empire. Rumor has it that part of the expansion includes a possible home organization line. While we wait, how can we declutter and organize the minimalist-chic Konmari way? Yamazaki, a Japanese home organization brand, is the answer.

Ceiling Tips Every Homeowner Should Know

Your ceiling is more than just a wall. Use these ceiling tips to make the most of it. Image: Breadmaker/Shutterstock Our ceilings are the unsung heroes of the home, but they’re so much more than that. We don’t give them much thought unless there is a problem, but your…

Trend Alert: Kokedama (Japanese Moss Balls) Adds Live Art To Your Home and Garden

Japanese moss balls, known as Kokedama, are hot right now. No pot required — the ancient Japanese art form is a way to display a plant where the exposed round root ball is the focal point. Hang it, mount one on the wall or create an arrangement on a table for a modern-zen look.

Arched Doorways Add Interest and Beauty

Straight lines versus curved lines. In a study published in PNAS, participants were more likely to label a room as “beautiful” when it had curves than when it only had straight lines. Straight lines certainly serve a purpose, but they can be formal and predictable. On…

Pot Fillers Are Trendy, But Are They Practical?

Pot fillers are beautiful to look at — and, as one of the 2019 faucet trends, they’re all the rage. However, if the purpose of a pot filler is to avoid lugging large pots of water to the stove, there’s no such thing as a pot drainer, so, eventually,…

Read Wayfair’s 5 Top Kitchen and Bath Renovation Trends for 2019

Here are Wayfair's 5 top kitchen and bath renovation trends. Which ones would you choose for your bathroom or kitchen remodel?