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Den Upgrade

Brian Kelsey | Posted 05.21.2013 | HuffPost Home
Brian Kelsey

Once upon a time, there was a small den, stuck in 1972. My job? Bring it to at least 2000! Easy, fun, and inexpensive. The best part is, you can do it yourself.

WATCH: 325-Square-Foot Tiny 'Cave' Apartment With DIY and Upcycled Furniture

Kirsten Dirksen | Posted 01.08.2013 | HuffPost Home
Kirsten Dirksen

Monica Potvin and Markel Otaola bought the 323-square-foot apartment in Barcelona's Gothic Quarter during their child-free years, when location was more important than space.

WATCH: Fraud Victims Get A Much Needed Home Makeover

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 10.19.2012 | HuffPost Home

Video shows amazing transformation.

This Is The Only Acceptable Form Of Candy Corn

The Huffington Post | Amy Marturana | Posted 10.30.2013 | HuffPost Home

Warning: this craft may cause a sugar high.

9 Ways To Fix Up Your Home...And Still Enjoy Your Weekend

The Huffington Post | Nicole Guzzardi | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

It's definitely a downer when you want so badly to relax but know there are a few things you should take care of first. Well, we certainly don't want ...

Seventies DIY Pioneer Publishes Book on Tiny Homes

Kirsten Dirksen | Posted 07.10.2012 | Books
Kirsten Dirksen

Lloyd Kahn's Tiny Homes: Simple Shelter is a nod to the current "grassroots movement to scale things back," and in it he profiles about 150 builders who have created homes under 500 square feet.

9 Ways to Fix Up Your Home This Weekend

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

Enjoy this weekend a little bit more after you've tackled a few simple home fix-ups. Don't know where to begin? Look to our list of weekend project id...

A Simple Way To Brighten Up A Wall

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Kattalia | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

Sometimes, all you need to liven up a plain wall is a little bit of color. That's why we love this Craft Of The Day. You can use leftover scraps of fa...

An Elegant Way To Keep Your Home Feeling Fresh

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Kattalia | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

Keep your home smelling sweet with this Craft Of The Day. In just a few simple steps, you can turn an empty perfume bottle into a scented oil diffuser...

10 Ways to Fix Up Your Home This Weekend

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

There's no better time to start tackling a few to-do list mainstays than the weekend. But if you're a little overwhelmed and don't know where to begin...

A Two-Tone Table...For Under $10?

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Kattalia | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

We've been itching to jump on the "dipped" furniture trend for a while now (where the ends of table and chair legs are a different color than everythi...

Retro Speakers in Just 5 Steps!

Laura Vrcek | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home
Laura Vrcek

2012-04-24-SpeakerSMALL.jpg Transform your thrifted speakers into funky focal points!

A Surprising New Use For Old Suitcases

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Kattalia | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

Old suitcases are great for holding your things -- in more ways than one! Blogger Korrie Bastian of Red Hen Home dressed up an empty wall in her entry...

A Unique Way To Create More Closet Space

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Kattalia | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

When it comes to putting clothes away, most of us feel like we could definitely use a little more closet space. That's why we were thrilled when we ca...

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...

A Beautiful Headboard You Can Make Yourself

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Kattalia | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

Ok, so upholstering your own furniture isn't exactly what we would call a simple do-it-yourself project, but it doesn't have to be a headache, either....

WATCH: 96-Square-Foot Tiny Home Handbuilt Inside Century-Old Sheep Barn

Kirsten Dirksen | Posted 05.26.2012 | Green
Kirsten Dirksen

The only real shelter on the property was an old sheep barn, leftover from when the property was homesteaded a century ago, so he decided to build a small shack inside the structure as a home.

10 DIY Projects That You Can Do This Weekend

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

From business meetings to deadlines, the busy weekdays afford little time for home projects and improvement. But now that the weekend has arrived, you...

Watch: Abandoned Garage Transformed Into Fabulous Home in Bordeaux, France

Kirsten Dirksen | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home
Kirsten Dirksen

Photographer Jérémie Buchholtz wanted an affordable apartment in Bordeaux, but he wasn't finding anything he liked. Then he stumbled upon a listing for a garage.

Steve Jobs' Google of the 60s: Whole Earth Catalog Revisited (VIDEO)

Kirsten Dirksen | Posted 01.04.2012 | Green
Kirsten Dirksen

In this video, Shelter editor Lloyd Kahn shows us a rare first issue of the Whole Earth Catalog, takes us for a tour of his homestead and gives us a sneak peek of his upcoming book Tiny Homes: Simple Shelter.

Tiny Handmade Home Built with a Little Help from the Internet

Kirsten Dirksen | Posted 07.27.2011 | Style
Kirsten Dirksen

Using the Internet as their guide, one month -- and a lot of sawing, sanding and shellacking -- later, they had their first home, dubbed Homemade Spaceship.