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Think Outside The Bin

Tony Shumpert | Posted 11.15.2016 | Green
Tony Shumpert

It's becoming second nature to throw food scraps in the compost and empty boxes into the recycle bin. But what about unwanted clothing? There's a resp...

A Little Fabric, A Dream, and A Talented Professional: Breathe New Life Into Furniture with Custom Upholstery

Bob Richter | Posted 09.07.2016 | HuffPost Home
Bob Richter

My Grandmother Carrie had the same furniture from 1936 until 2006. For sixty years she lived with, cared for and reinvented quality pieces that a...

Turning a House Into a Home: 5 Ways to Mix Old and New

Alla Kazovsky | Posted 08.13.2016 | HuffPost Home
Alla Kazovsky

Eleven years ago, I took a lifeless fixer as my canvas and worked diligently to infuse it with vitality. Now, looking back, I can list five makeover strategies that helped turn a house into a home tuned for enjoyment.

10 Inspiring Home-Built Upgrades You Can't Help but Want

Hometalk | Posted 05.12.2016 | HuffPost Home

Whether you're an expert builder or you've never touched a screwdriver in your life, these inspiring home upgrades will have you planning, measuring, cutting and hammering away in no time. Updating your home decor is fun, but it's even more fun when you're saving money.

9 Household Items To Start Reusing This Earth Day (And Everyday)

Hometalk | Posted 06.21.2015 | HuffPost Home

What may look like an empty cardboard box or a finished egg carton could actually be a stylish bedside lamp waiting to happen! Instead of tossing out those retired boxes, cans, and bottles, give them a new life, by turning them into useful and beautiful household items.

13 Insane Home Decor Upgrades With This One Miracle Material

Hometalk | Posted 06.06.2015 | HuffPost Home

Twine. Yep, that's it. Here's the answer upfront, because even now that you know what the miracle material is, you'll never guess the crazy things these brave DIYers do with it.

10 Incredible Home Decor Projects Using Old, Forgotten Wood

Hometalk | Posted 06.02.2015 | HuffPost Home

If there was ever a month to take the time to appreciate building and decorating with reclaimed wood, April is it.

8 Easter Decorating Upcycles That Will Save You a Trip to the Store

Hometalk | Posted 05.24.2015 | HuffPost Home

Sure, you've heard of turning upcycled glass jars into lanterns, but have you ever considered adding Peeps? Use a pack of colorful Peeps to add instant Easter flavor to decorative lights. Or turn one into a bunny vase.

Here Are 11 Hacks In Case You're SO OVER Regular Gift Wrap

Hometalk | Posted 02.14.2015 | HuffPost Home

If your gift wrapping is golden-retriever-puppy cute, who cares what's inside?! Here are 11 DIY gift wrap ideas proven to please even the grinchiest person on your list. No matter your gift, these awesome ideas will ensure that it is dressed to impress!

We're Not Quite Done With Herringbone Yet

Hometalk | Posted 01.24.2015 | HuffPost Home

If you know how to keep herringbone subtle and classy, you're totally within your style rights to keep it coming!

The 26 Most Amazing Fall Mantels You've Ever Seen (In Every Style You've Ever Imagined!)

Hometalk | Posted 12.30.2014 | HuffPost Home

It's impossible to resist that autumn excitement, when you see what these incredible artists can do with their unique style and an empty mantel.

This Season, Say Goodbye to Your Messy Entryway For Good!

Hometalk | Posted 12.23.2014 | HuffPost Home

As the cooler season sweeps through your home, a neat entryway is usually the first room to go. Coats, gloves, scarves, hats - sometimes you're surprised you can make in through the front door with all that cold-weather couture blocking hallway traffic.

Get the Perfect Bedside Table (Even If You Don't Have the Space!)

Hometalk | Posted 11.29.2014 | HuffPost Home

Don't have the space or materials for a standard bedside table design? Try these ideas out for a perfectly repurposed, space-saving bedside table!

How to Build the Ultimate Shot Ski

Liftopia | Posted 10.11.2014 | HuffPost Home

This particular instrument of revelry (or torture, depending on your height) is possibly the second best use for a ski and an excellent way to immortalize those classic boards that you just can't seem to part with.

10 Ways to Repurpose Your Ski Gear

Liftopia | Posted 09.08.2014 | Travel

There comes a time in every skier and snowboarder's life where you have to say goodbye to the ones you love. Maybe it's the 10 year-old Volant Machetes that lasted through the good times and are now relegated to late-season rock runs.

These 21 Failed Chain Stores Aren't Fooling Anyone

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 03.25.2014 | Business

They used to house fast food and discount goods, but now...

The Evolution of an Outfit

Rachel Levy Lesser | Posted 04.13.2014 | Women
Rachel Levy Lesser

My friend's young daughter now runs around her basement playing dress up in a once-treasured scarf of her mother's. The mother remembers buying the scarf at Ann Taylor to accent her new suit right before an important job interview. Over time, the scarf got demoted.

The Weird Reason You'll Find Seltzer In My Shower

Chris Barnes | Posted 11.18.2013 | HuffPost Home
Chris Barnes

Who knew the sparkly beverage works wonders around the house?

Dusty Old Books Get A New Lease On Life As Works Of Art

Ecofabulous | Posted 05.08.2013 | HuffPost Home

Don't count those bird watching encyclopedias out just yet.

PHOTOS: The Best Repurposing Ideas Ever

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 04.22.2013 | HuffPost Home

With a "new" use for nearly everything in your kitchen, who needs to ever buy cleaning products?

You'll Never Guess What These Are Made From

The Huffington Post | Rain Embuscado | Posted 02.13.2013 | HuffPost Home

Here's a hint: you'll find it in the bathroom.

5 New Uses For Beer... Besides Drinking

Chris Barnes | Posted 04.03.2013 | HuffPost Home
Chris Barnes

The big winner isn't San Francisco or Baltimore this weekend -- it's a beer! According to the Nielsen Company, the Super Bowl is the eighth highest be...

This Cute Tray Used To Be A WHAT?

Posted 01.25.2013 | HuffPost Home

An inventive way to serve it up.

This Bench's New Seat Came From A Surprising Source

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.24.2013 | HuffPost Home

You might ditch fabric after reading this.

Cold Season Is Officially Here

The Huffington post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 01.07.2013 | HuffPost Home

We wish we thought of it ourselves!