The Way to Read a Nail

Nails have been around forever, but it is only over the last century or so that the mass-produced nail has come to be an inexpensive and common means to combine materials. It’s a simple concept: wedge a sharp piece of metal into wood. As the wood fibers expand back the Read More

8 Bathroom Updates Have Ideas for Every Style

Tired of their homes’ cramped or problem-ridden baths, these homeowners adopted total transformation. Feeling restricted by the design or square footage, or your budget of your bathroom? These eight toilet makeovers may offer just the thought you were looking for. View the before and after photos, then click through to Read More

Creative Design Moves Rescue a Isle Cottage

In spite of this house’s then-uninhabitable status, its owners pictured their dream island cottage that the minute they stepped inside its moldy walls. “The househad been closed without heat for decades and was a moss- and nicotine-soaked nightmare,” says homeowner Ian McLeod. “Many people believed it a teardown, however, the Read More

10 Fabulously Fanciful Bedrooms

The most popular bedrooms around are inclined to be beige or gray and conventional, so I know the way-out bedrooms here aren’t going to be everyone’s personal cup of tea. But that’s the interesting part: peeking into the rooms of people who have taken their own style to the most Read More

25 Gorgeous Holiday Mantels by ers

We made the telephone, and you answered. Thank you a lot to everyone who responded to our telephone and shared mantel photos. You all showed us all from minimalist to “everything but the kitchen sink” approaches, and we adore them all. Here is a sampling of 25 mantels by ers; Read More