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5 Tips to Avoid Home Design Arguments

Stephanie Snay | Posted 05.07.2015 | HuffPost Home
Stephanie Snay

Whether you've lived together for one year or 20, use this advice from highly rated interior designers to stop the fights that have kept you from painting the walls or tiling the floors.

15 Useful Things You Can Do With Coffee Other Than Drink It

Supercompressor | Posted 03.27.2015 | HuffPost Home
Supercompressor

Everyone with taste buds and a brain loves the hair-raising caffeine fix and mouthwatering flavor of a hot cup of joe -- it's biologically really hard not to. But there's more you can do with it besides just pouring it down your face-hole.

10 Home Decor Improvements You Can Do in Just One Hour

Hometalk | Posted 05.09.2015 | HuffPost Home
Hometalk

Changing the clocks has got us thinking about what a difference one hour makes. We all know we would benefit from an extra hour of sleep, maybe another hour to run errands, or an additional hour in our weekends, but how much of a difference can one hour make in your home?

7 Clever Ways to Corral Your Cords and Wires

Hometalk | Posted 04.15.2015 | HuffPost Home
Hometalk

Not only are loose cords and wires super unattractive, it's actually dangerous to leave them lying in a jumble on your floor or desk. According to Hometalker and safety expert Elli Bishop, of SafeWise.com, having loose wires in your home creates a risk of electrical fires, not to mention wires and cords on the floor are a tripping hazard.

6 Home Projects That Are Easier Than You Think (And 10 That Aren't)

The Huffington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 01.22.2015 | HuffPost Home

It never fails that the weekend DIY projects you expect to be a breeze end up costing you hours of frustration and disillusion and broken nails. (Reme...

The Renter's Guide to DIY Mini Makeovers

Hometalk | Posted 02.03.2015 | HuffPost Home
Hometalk

Your home is temporary and there are restrictions on how much you can change it...until now! With these 13 genius renter upgrade ideas, you too, fellow renter, can totally remake your space, without breaking the bank or your walls!

7 Weekend Home Upgrades for Busy 9-to-5ers

Hometalk | Posted 11.22.2014 | HuffPost Home
Hometalk

There aren't enough hours in the day to do all the home improvements you've been wanting to get to. The dream of an up-to-date and fashionable home is not for the busy 9-5er. But now you can get your dream home one weekend at a time, with these amazing home upgrades.

No, Really, You Can Save Energy By Plastic-Wrapping Your Windows

Posted 08.28.2014 | Green

From DealNews' Lou Carlozo: Energy savings is certainly on a lot of people's minds as winter 2014 has kicked off in fearsome fashion across the Un...

Weekend DIY Projects That'll Fix Up Your Home In Two Days Or Less (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Brie Dyas | Posted 10.14.2013 | HuffPost Home

Saturday is here and that often means one thing: Time to tackle the tasks you've been promising to do for days. Or weeks. Or months. If you don't know...

10 Ridiculously Easy Home Upgrades

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 05.21.2013 | HuffPost Home

Give your house a new look without spending a lot of time or money.

A Simple Bathroom Makeover Using These DIYs

The Huffington Post | Rain Embuscado | Posted 03.09.2013 | HuffPost Home

Small changes can make a big difference -- and won't take over your weekend.

The Cheapest Way To Fix This

The Huffington Post | Amy Marturana | Posted 01.12.2013 | HuffPost Home

And 5 other weekend DIY ideas.

Don't Let This Damage Your Home

The Huffington Post | Amy Marturana | Posted 01.07.2013 | HuffPost Home

These DIYs will help keep your abode in tip-top shape this winter.

If You Want This Done, Ask A Woman

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 12.21.2012 | HuffPost Home

Here's one area where women are outpacing men -- fast.

Make The Stressful Task Of Moving Easier

Ada Vassilovski | Posted 01.27.2013 | HuffPost Home
Ada Vassilovski

Moving is not easy.

Add Attic Insulation And 7 Other Weekend DIY Ideas

The Huffington Post | Amy Marturana | Posted 11.26.2012 | HuffPost Home

Some post-Thanksgiving projects to tackle.

8 Home Projects To Tackle This Weekend

The Huffington Post | Stylelist Home Staff | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

This lovely spring weather makes it difficult to concentrate on pesky chores around the house, but taking care of a few needed fixes won't take long -...

8 Ways To Fix Up Your Home This Weekend

The Huffington Post | Diana N. Nguyen | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

Now that it's the weekend, it's prime time to get started on a few home improvement projects. Take these next two days and spruce up your outdoor spac...

9 Ways To Fix Up Your Home This Weekend

The Huffington Post | Stylelist Home Staff | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

When it comes to tackling those lingering home fixer-uppers, there's no better time than the weekend. If you haven't already, take advantage of the wa...

10 Ways to Fix Up Your Home This Weekend

The Huffington Post | Diana N. Nguyen | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

There's so much to work on now that the temperature is warmer. And although it may be nicer to work outdoors, we can't forget the home fix-me-ups need...

10 Ways to Fix Up Your Home This Weekend

The Huffington Post | Diana N. Nguyen | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

This weekend, catch up on a few home fix-me-ups you've been putting off. Where to begin? Start off with any of our latest Weekend DIY ideas. These aff...

DIY Idea: Making New Wood Look Old

Brian Kelsey | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home
Brian Kelsey

When I built this kitchen island, I wanted it to look old; a common request from many of my clients. Achieving the "old" look can be done in many ways, however I have created my own method that seems to work just perfect!

10 Ways to Fix Up Your Home This Weekend

The Huffington Post | Diana N. Nguyen | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

Spruce up your home for spring with our Weekend DIYs. We've culled together 10 home improvement ideas that will ready your home for the season, from b...

9 Ways To Fix Up Your Home This Weekend

The Huffington Post | Diana N. Nguyen | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

In this installment of Weekend DIYs, we round up nine more ways to spruce up your home. From a forgotten home security tool to unexpected and affordab...

10 Ways To Fix Up Your Home This Weekend

The Huffington Post | Stylelist Home Staff | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

Spend the next few work-less days enhancing your home with our weekend DIY ideas. As we begin to experience unpredictable season-changing weather, sav...