stage child's room.
When selling your home, keep in mind that potential buyers typically want to see a clean, uncluttered space, says Tori Toth, best-selling author of “Feel at Home: Home Staging Secrets…
how to capture your family's history.
Every family has its own stories to tell. Do you know how your parents met? What have you heard about your grandfather’s time in the military? Do you know when,…
color in your home.
Color in home decor is about much more than what looks pretty, says Leatrice Eiseman, the executive director of the Pantone Color Institute. “Color surrounds us and defines our world,”…
spookiest cities.
Things that go bump in the night. Faint cries coming from empty rooms. Shadowy figures that fade from view. It’s all deliciously creepy fun. If you’re a ghost hunter or…
childproofing
Time to childproof your home? If you’re a renter, your lease may limit certain modifications that may be necessary for childproofing. But being a good tenant and a good parent don’t…
exchanging keys for an apartment
When it comes to finding the right apartment, there may be a bit more to consider than location and your budget. Your landlord can set the tone for your experience in…
Step Up to a Better Deck: 7 Trends to Take Yours to the Next Level [SLIDESHOW]
Looking to build a fabulous backyard deck or improve upon your current one? Here are seven decking trends to help get your creative juices flowing.
asian couple on couch looking at a smartphone
When you get married, you begin sharing a lot more than just closet space, vacations and chores. You also embark on a shared financial life. Depending on how you structure your…
bride and groom on a dock
Although the average U.S. wedding now costs more than $31,000, according to The Knot’s 2014 Real Weddings Study, what’s the fun in being “average”? With some planning and a little creativity,…
Road Trip: 10 Weird Museums Worth Stopping For [SLIDESHOW]
When the weather’s fine and you’re itching to get outside, what better way than a road trip? While national monuments, big-city entertainment, beaches or theme parks may be your ultimate…