Home Improvement

What Living Near a Trader Joe’s or a Whole Foods Will Do for Your Home

Good news if you already live near one. Bad news if you’re looking to move close to one.

How to Refresh Your Home in the New Year on a Budget

Eager to give your space a New Year’s makeover—without blowing your budget? These easy expert tips promise to bring new life to your home.

15 Insanely Smart Gadgets That Will Transform Your Home

Ready to transform your home from pretty normal to super-smart? This selection of high-tech gadgets promises to increase your security, improve your health, and please your pets.

8 Wintry White Home Accessories

Paint company Benjamin Moore revealed their own color of the year for 2016, Simply White. Taking a cue from this paint pick, we decided to create a roundup of decorative accessories in the same hue, perfect for the winter season.

The Most-Talked About Organization Book is Set to Become a TV Show

Marie Kondo’s bestselling book, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up, is getting the sitcom treatment.

7 Creepy House Oddities, Explained

Haunted by a household head-scratcher? You're not alone. Here are RS Facebook fans' most common unsolved mysteries, and pro advice to make them—poof!—disappear.

6 Modern Cage Lights

Looking for a trendy way to spruce up your entryway or breakfast nook this fall? Consider cage lighting, which will allow your space to seriously shine.

3 Budget-Friendly Interior Design Sites

Need professional help on a tight budget? These Web-based services offer a decorating plan and what-to-buy guidance for minimal expense.

How to Paint an Accent Wall

Want to bring a splash of color into your room, but afraid to take the plunge? Try an accent wall—it’ll add a focal point to the space without overwhelming the whole room. Here’s how to get started.

8 Plants You’ll Barely Need to Water

Two experts share their favorite drought-tolerant plants that will make your life easier (and help you save water)!

What Home Improvement Pros Pack in Their Tool Kits

Experts share the nuts and bolts (and the levels and screwdrivers) of a super-handy set.