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    The 10 dirtiest spots in your home kitchen

    Disease-causing bacteria are lurking in your home.

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    7 sheets for the ultimate sleep experience

    Nothing is better than a good night’s sleep so I conducted some dreamy research to find you the best sheets. Get ready for bedtime stories wrapped in luxury.

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    The only colors you should ever use in a small space

    The best antidote for an undersize space? Rich, saturated color — and lots of it. Designers share the best hues for a tiny room.

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    Yes, 400 square feet can feel spacious. Here's how.

    Top photo stylist and head stylist at One Kings Lane, Andrew Stewart, gives eight tips that make it easy to live in one room.

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    The 2015 color trends you need to know now

    We asked 11 top designers to predict the design color trends of the upcoming year. From olive greens and bright patterns, to "Monet meets Molly Ringwald," these chic combinations may be the next big thing.


    Bold, colorful rooms

    Take a look at these gorgeous rooms and get some inspiration for your next home design project.

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    The best hammocks for summer daydreaming

    Suspended in a gentle breeze, weightless, with one’s eyes half closed and a glass of prosecco in hand—what could be better than that?

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    Before & after: Cluttered office goes chic

    It’s hard to get any work done sitting in a space that is dark and cluttered. Such was the problem for Megan Duesterhaus of “The Homes I Have Made.”

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    Color combinations for any room

    Unsure where to go on the color wheel? Try a few of these tried-and-true color combinations for a winning look in any room of the house.

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    11 amazing chair makeovers

    Chairs are hospitable and versatile. Adding a couple of great chairs is an easy and affordable way to give a space a new look—plus, chairs are a cinch to reposition and move around as needed. This friendly adaptability is perhaps what motivates DIYers to habitually pick them up at thrift shops, auctions, and flea markets, or to resurrect them from the trash. In the hands of our 10 featured aesthetes, artists, and chair visionaries, this collection of broken and antiquated seats have been fortified and revamped with paint, fabric, trim, and a helping of TLC. Witness how, thanks to the patience and skill of these wonder-workers, each piece has been transformed into a better version of its former self.

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    11 beautiful clutter-busting closets

    It's often those details that are invisible to all but the most acute observers that make an interior exceptional. This is particularly true in the bedroom, where one of this space's key features typically lies behind closed doors—closet doors, to be specific. A well-planned, impeccably finished closet is the trick to keeping the bedroom serene and clutter-free. With a little thought and a modicum of effort, the bedroom closet can become an orderly, luxurious sanctuary. While it helps to have a closet with plenty of space, how you use that space is more important. Organization is crucial, but so are design details that make the closet both easy to use and easy on the eyes. With care and consideration, even modestly sized closets can become positively dreamy. Click through our online gallery of meticulously designed closets to be transported to sheer storage bliss.

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    10 DIY ways renters can remake their space

    Life as a renter is a mix of pros and cons. While you don't have to fix the leaky faucet yourself, you don't have the option to change it either. Sure, you have less responsibility, but you have less control as well. Whether you just want to put your own stamp on your living space or are a certified home improvement junkie, DIY projects in a rental can be tricky. Most landlords won't allow you to make any changes, structural or decorative, to your apartment. And you certainly don't want to invest good money in a space you don't own. So, what's a DIYer to do? Here are 10 not-so-permanent solutions that will make your rental feel more like "your" home.

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