How to Display Your TV

Your television doesn’t have to be an eyesore. Designers share their best tips for placing it in the room.

How to Choose the Right Chair

The smartest seats for those “what should we put there?” spots.

The Best Home Decor from the Huge Nordstrom Sale

When the best of what a department store has to offer is up to 40 percent off, the time is right for giving your home a few small upgrades.

Home Upgrades That Pay Off

These 10 around-the-house improvements are well worth the investment.



How to Choose the Perfect Paint Color

We asked the experts for their no-fail picks.

How to Do Laundry

A no-spin guide to washing clothes, car-seat covers, and nearly everything in between.

The $7 Cleaning Gadget Real Simple Editors Swear By

This one tiny tool is a major time-saver.

Gifts for Any Level Gardener

Do you know someone who finds endless satisfaction cultivating her garden or digging his arms elbow deep in dirt? Here, you’ll find a variety of gift options ranging from a sturdy acacia wood potting bench to a pair of tried and true work gloves. These are no garden variety gifts.