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5 easy ways to 'charge up' your recycling habits
Americans generate about 254 million tons of trash annually, according to the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) most recent figures, and only about one-third of that waste is recycled...

5 kitchen updates that stand the test of time
Whether you’re undergoing a full-scale kitchen renovation or a simple refresh, design decisions can oftentimes feel overwhelming. Renowned interior designer and artistic advisor to LG STUDIO appliances, Nate Berkus, shares advice for making no-fail design decisions that will stand the test of time.

Create grand, open living spaces with unique pocket door frames
Offering twice the opening width of their standard pocket door frame, Johnson Hardware's new 1562 Series Commercial Grade Bypass Pocket Door Frame lets you easily create a wider room divider using just a single wall recess.

4 nursery design trends you'll love now - and later!
When you’re decorating a nursery, it makes sense to design a room that pleases you as much as it will thrill your little one — after all, you’ll be spending as much time in the room as your baby, if not more!

You're Free! Five Great Ideas for Repurposing Kids' Bedrooms
Now that your kids have launched lives of their own, you may be considering how to maximize the extra space they left behind.

How to use color psychology when painting your home
Do you ever wonder why you feel immediately relaxed when you enter a spa, yet when you enter a gym, you feel alert and energized? The answer can be found in the colors selected to decorate the space.

Secrets to marrying style, eco-sense and luxury in any bathroom
Whether you’re planning a bathroom renovation, or just looking to make one or two stunning yet sensible upgrades, here are some improvements that can turn your bathroom into a luxurious, savvy and stylish oasis...

Refresh your home with 6 easy DIY paint projects
Few things are as satisfying as pulling off a DIY project, especially when the results are successful. Whether you’re looking to refresh something old or create something new, there’s no need to hire a professional.

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.