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Home improvement: What's old is new again
Fall is a popular time for home improvement as people think about impressing their guests during the holidays. It is also a time for change, which makes the current trends in home décor so unique.

Making memories: Tips for preserving and creating meaningful wooden pieces
From your first meal as a married couple at your oak dining table, to enjoying a glass of lemonade with your grandchildren on your pine kitchen stools — your most cherished memories are made at home.

5 DIY projects to liven up your office
Whether you go into the office every day or work from home, most of us probably spend a lot more time at our desk than anywhere else. Why not take some time to make it a space that you can enjoy?

Superior design, superior functionality
From appliances to faucets, kitchen tools are becoming increasingly high-tech. Intuitive applications that anticipate needs and increase functionality without sacrificing design are must-haves in the modern kitchen.

4 great ways to create an outdoor living space
Whether you plan to live in your home for years to come, or have an upcoming listing on your mind, now could be a great time to create an outdoor living space.

4 DIY projects for your first home
DIY is a great place to start for new homeowners. DIY projects are very versatile — they can easily be adapted to your skill level, budget and desired project.

3 surprising home elements you can automate
Just a decade or two ago, home automation was still something of a novelty. Some homeowners might have had programmable thermostats in their homes, but many probably hadn’t thought of automating things like window coverings...

5 secrets to building the best media room
There was a time when only a few could afford a large screen television. The resolution was clunky, the sound poor and the cost high. But over the past decade, technology has...

Prepare Your Home for Holiday Entertaining
As the holiday season approaches and you’re tasked with hosting family and friends, it can be a little overwhelming to imagine all...

5 ways to design with the 1980s comeback kid: Marble
Marble touts a long precious history in design. For thousands of years, the beautiful stone has been used to complete some of the most famous structures in the world...

6 holiday-friendly home design features
Whether you’re shopping for a new traditional, manufactured or modular home or just attempting a renovation project, it’s important to consider the functionality of key spaces...

The many moods of modern design
With roots dating back to the 1920's and 1930's, modern interior design encompasses a wide variety of aesthetics and moods. From an urban industrial loft to...