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You'll Never Believe These 19 Rooms Were Once Garages

Brit + Co | Posted 07.29.2015 | HuffPost Home
Brit + Co

Come on, just admit it -- your garage is wasted space. While most of us are guilty of using our garages for only storage, there are a fair number of people who are taking advantage of that extra square footage and starting a garage conversion revolution.

Designing With the Cro-Magnon Male

Debbe Daley | Posted 07.23.2015 | HuffPost Home
Debbe Daley

As an early description of the male species, Cro-Magnons had a strong and hardy robust build. The body was generally heavy, strong and muscular. Somehow through the changes of time, powerful thinking of the Cro-Magnon male hasn't progressed when it comes to changes in their home.

A Sophisticated Bedroom Makeover

Domino | Posted 06.04.2015 | HuffPost Home
Domino

When our client asked us to redo the master bedroom in her new Upper East Side apartment, she had a couple of thoughts in mind. She wanted something fun and whimsical -- she loves pattern and bright colors -- but she also wanted a bedroom that was a serene escape from her busy life as a lawyer and mom of three.

7 Ingredients For A Well-Styled Kitchen

Domino | Posted 05.12.2015 | HuffPost Home
Domino

In our opinion, the best kitchens are those that look like the homeowners actually cook! Whether your kitchen is dated, classic, modern, or trendy, styling adds much-appreciated warmth and personality. Nothing beats having friends and family gather in the kitchen to chat and eat, so make it inviting!

How to Create a Chic, Family Friendly Living Room

Gretchen Hansen | Posted 05.07.2015 | HuffPost Home
Gretchen Hansen

This living room, designed for a young family starting from scratch in their first home, is full of good tips when creating your own living space.

Designers Talk Favorite Spaces

Domino | Posted 06.15.2015 | HuffPost Home
Domino

"I always hope to achieve balance between the light and the heavy, the feminine and the masculine. I like the way my dining room's blue duchesse satin curtains soften its macassar ebony buffet."

Design a Conscious Home: The Foundation for Living Your Best Life

Joshua Smith | Posted 06.07.2015 | Healthy Living
Joshua Smith

Our environments, our spaces, our homes affect every aspect of our lives. They can add stress to our way of life -- or, when designed consciously, they can improve our well-being and deepen our connection to the world around us.

Spring Runway-Inspired Home Décor

Matthew Meisner | Posted 06.05.2015 | HuffPost Home
Matthew Meisner

From the international runways of New York, Paris and Milan we've compiled five spring runway-inspired looks for your home.

13 Easy Ways to Refresh Your Space

Domino | Posted 05.25.2015 | HuffPost Home
Domino

Can't quite upgrade your space? Create the illusion of a larger room by opting for a gallery wall of mirrors or simply securing them onto the walls and doors.

13 Design Tricks for Small Bathrooms

Domino | Posted 05.18.2015 | HuffPost Home
Domino

Find what works for you. The powder room is the perfect spot for vibrant shades and daring pattern combinations. A lively hue is all you need to overshadow a lack of space!

8 Creative Ways to Organize an Entryway

Domino | Posted 05.18.2015 | HuffPost Home
Domino

Misplaced keys, "forgotten" bills, and a pile of mail you meant to get to. Sound familiar? We've got just what you need to keep your entryway in chec...

Why Everyone Needs A Color-Coded Bookshelf

Domino | Posted 04.08.2015 | HuffPost Home
Domino

We see them. We dream of them. We want them in our own homes. Here's how to bring in color (in an orderly fashion, of course!).

The Decorating 'Rule' Interior Designers Say It's Time To Break

OWN | Posted 02.06.2015 | OWN

From classic color combinations to functional furniture layouts, there are a few select "rules" at the foundation of every well-designed room. Most pr...

A Complete Sofa Style Guide

Domino | Posted 03.29.2015 | HuffPost Home
Domino

Knole: This style is named after a grand house of King Henry VIII. Super-classic and formal, but very cozy and sheltering. Hinged sides untie and drop flat so you can lie down.

How to Deep-Clean Your Fireplace

Domino | Posted 03.23.2015 | HuffPost Home
Domino

Now that you've removed all soot and debris, you can use warm-water, bleach and Trisodium Phosphate (TSP) solution to deep-clean your fireplace walls and floor.

Unexpected Ways to Decorate with Ferns

Domino | Posted 03.20.2015 | HuffPost Home
Domino

There's something fascinating about a plant so ancient it preceded the dinosaurs. It's no wonder that Victorian ladies went mad for the frilly fronds or that, a century later, they were co-opted by the macramé set.

7 Styling Tricks to Spruce Up Your Home This Year

One Kings Lane | Posted 03.13.2015 | HuffPost Home
One Kings Lane

Make this year your most stylish one yet with these decorating tips and tricks to try. If last year was all about turning your bookshelf into a work of art by organizing books by color and carefully curating your shelves, this year the actual art is taking over.

How to Style Your Kitchen Shelves

Domino | Posted 03.11.2015 | HuffPost Home
Domino

You don't need a hard-core makeover to spice up your kitchen. A tight color palette and some cool new goodies and gadgets will do the trick.

The 8 Most Common Living Room Mistakes

PureWow | Posted 01.24.2015 | HuffPost Home
PureWow

We've been to enough houses to know what we do and don't like in other people's living rooms. While some have good taste, there are a few design mistakes we see folks making again and again.

The 9 Absolute Truths Only Home Decorating Addicts Know

Hometalk | Posted 01.11.2015 | HuffPost Home
Hometalk

When your guests tell you that your home is beautiful, do you nod appreciatively, even though you're not quite satisfied? Do you find your heart racing every time you pass a West Elm?

10 Interior Design Trends That Turn Off Home Buyers

realtor.com | Posted 01.05.2015 | HuffPost Home
realtor.com

You want your home to look its best, and maybe you've been inspired by the interior design trends you've seen in magazines, on TV or on design websites. But following some of the hottest home remodeling and interior design trends can backfire when it comes time to sell your home.

Art-imacy: The Art of Dressing Your Walls

ZOOM interiors | Posted 12.23.2014 | HuffPost Home
ZOOM interiors

Your interior environment has a huge impact on your overall well-being, and let's be honest, your sex life. So, don't let that barren décor and those bland walls of yours be the deterrent. Get art, and get laid.

Heavy Metals: The Hottest Decor Trend of the Season

Redesign Revolution | Posted 11.11.2014 | HuffPost Home
Redesign Revolution

The seasons are changing which means many things on the home front -- from putting away the patio furniture and switching out the clothes in your closets, to preparing yourself for the up and coming holidays. Invest in these pieces and notice the beautiful changes in your home that are sure to "Fall" right in step.

13 Design Blogs You Might Have Missed

Stephen Tanenbaum | Posted 09.29.2014 | HuffPost Home
Stephen Tanenbaum

It goes without saying that well-known sites like Apartment Therapy and Houzz are great resources. But there are lots of others out there that can help you cultivate your taste and create polished, authentic interiors.

18 Designers Every Decor Lover Should Know

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 06.24.2014 | HuffPost Home

Putting together an interior design list that celebrates great talent is no easy matter -- especially for those of us who love decor. How can one choo...