Interior Decorating Sitemap - Page 8 2015-03-03

Casey's Room With Lots of Color
Are you a teenager stuck in a room decorated for a ten-year-old? Are you wondering how to update your space without spending a fortune? If so, you'll be interested in this room makeover accomplished by a creative teen who took her room from bland to vivid in just a few weeks.

Casey's Room With Lots of Color
Are you a teenager stuck in a room decorated for a ten-year-old? Are you wondering how to update your space without spending a fortune? If so, you'll be interested in this room makeover accomplished by a creative teen who took her room from bland to vivid in just a few weeks. Page 2.

Table Linens - Table Linens Do's and Don'ts
The table is often the showpiece of parties and family get-togethers, and the starting point of any table setting is the linens. So before you go out and buy a bunch of tablecloths, placemats and napkins check out these table linen do's and don'ts.

Materials List for the Spring Flower Basket Project
Are you ready for the sight of beautiful spring flowers? Then you'll love making this easy and gorgeous basket of potted flowering plants. See how with our simple instructions and how-to photos. Page 2.

How to Make this Spring Flower Basket
Are you ready for the sight of beautiful spring flowers? Then you'll love making this easy and gorgeous basket of potted flowering plants. See our tips and instructions for an easy spring basket garden of potted flowers you will love! Page 3.

Fresh, Fast, and Easy Spring Centerpieces
Using a classic footed bowl, a few beautiful flowers, pieces of fruit, or decorative pieces, you can create a fresh spring arrangement that looks as lovely on a luncheon table as it will on a coffee table or in an entryway.

Spring Decorating, Projects, and Ideas for All Around the House
Spring is the time for renewals, fresh bright colors, and beautiful flowers. Add to that Spring cleaning and you'll have a home fresh as the new season. Get ideas for Spring projects and decorating here.

More Spring Decorating Ideas
Spring is the time for renewals, fresh bright colors, and beautiful flowers. Add to that Spring cleaning and you'll have a home fresh as the new season. Get ideas for Spring projects and decorating here. Page 2.

Before You Buy Ceramic Flooring Tile
Read about what you need to know to make the right decision when you're ready to purchase floor tile.

Find Storage Space in Your Living Space
If you have more

Find Storage Space in Your Living Space
If you have more furniture and decorations than you have space to put it, you'll find some great storage ideas here. You'll get suggestions for making the most of the space you have and find ways to create storage areas where you might not have thought. Page 2.

Find Storage Space in Your Living Space
If you have more furniture and decorations than you have space to put it, you'll find some great storage ideas here. You'll get good suggestions for making the most of the space you have and find ways to create storage areas where you might not have thought. Page 3.

Decorate for Summer- Bring the Fresh Look of Summer Into Your Home
When the days are long and the air is warm, you want to throw open your windows and enjoy the days of summer. Bring the fresh look of summer into your home with some quick an easy additions (or removals) of color, style, and accessories. Find out how!

Decorating for Spring - Decorating for Spring Will Cure the Winter Blahs
Need to get rid of the winter blahs? Decorating for spring is the way to do it. Check out these ideas for refreshing your home for spring.

Floral Fabrics - Decorating with Floral Fabrics
Decorating with floral fabrics is a great way to add life, color and excitement to a room, and the more you can use the better. But there are a few rules you need to keep in mind.

Decorating Ideas - Quick and Easy Decorating Ideas
Want to make a change but don't have a lot of time or money? These cheap and easy decorating ideas are easy to do and won't break the bank.

Warm Up Your Home with Southwestern-Style Decorating
For a warm, inviting room, you might choose a Southwestern style.

Spring Decorating- Pretty Centerpieces for Spring
If you're intimidated by the thought of making a floral centerpiece, you'll love our ideas. You'll see 8 beautiful Spring centerpieces that use everyday items from a grocery store or market. Without spending a fortune or lots of time, you'll be able to create some fresh centerpieces for your Spring decorating.

Dress Your Table in Fresh Spring Flowers
The special days of Spring are right around the corner. There's no better way to add a festive touch to your table and home than with fresh flowers.

Home Decor Ideas - 15 Easy Home Decor Ideas
If you want to give your home a little boost, you don't have to completely redecorate. Check out these easy home décor ideas anytime you need a quick change.

Simple Decorating Ideas - 15 Simple Decorating Ideas
Want to do something right now but don't want to undertake a huge decorating project? Take a look at these simple decorating ideas that can be applied to almost any room in the house.

More Easy Decorating Ideas
Easy decorating ideas to freshen up your home.

Online Shopping- Online Shopping Sources for Home Decor
Online shopping is popular these days, since you can't expect to find everything you need for your home decor in your local stores. Try these online shopping sources for just the right furniture, accessories, and artwork to finish off your home's decor.

Slipcovers- Use a New Slipcover to Transform and Refresh Your Furniture
Slipcovers for furniture are available in many styles, fabrics, colors, and patterns. Read how you can use slipcovers on your furniture for a fresh look.

Decorate Your Entry or Foyer
If you walk into your home as a guest, you'll see what your guests see. Decorate your entry or foyer to welcome yourself and your guests to your home. We'll give you some great ideas.

Decorating Books- Decorating Books and Book Reviews
Since books are such an important influence in defining personal style and trying out ideas, we've put together lists of some of our favorite decorating books on interior design.

Decorating Ideas- Sources for Decorating Ideas and Inspiration
Have you ever been in the position of knowing that you just have to do something to your living room or bedroom, but don't know where to get the decorating ideas for your job? Our sources of decorating ideas will guide you to inspiration, pictures, and resources for beginning your decorating project.

Where to Find Decorating Inspiration
Inspiration is all around us. Check out some of these ideas on where to find decorating inspiration.

Small Space Solutions - Small Space Solutions for Every Room in the House
Live in a small space? Don't worry. These tips and tricks will help make the most of your adorable abode.

Small Space Tricks - Add Impact with These Small SPace Tricks
When you have a small space it can be difficult to make certain areas to stand out without the room looking too crowded. Here are a few small space tricks that will add impact to certain items and spaces in your small room.

Online Furniture Shopping Do's and Don’ts
Buying furniture online can be a little scary. Not being able to see items before you buy them means you can't be 100% sure of what you're getting. It can also be big and costly hassle to return things. So before you start buying furniture online check out these online furniture shopping do's and don'ts.

Budget Design- Use Paint to Change the Look of a Room
Paint is one of the least expensive materials that you can use to change the look of a room. Read how to use color in your space.

American Tradition® Signature Colors™ from Lowe's
Lowe's Home Improvement Warehouse and The Valspar Corporation offer consumers a new way to personalize their homes with style. The American Tradition® Signature Colors™ Design Centers installed at Lowe's across the country.

American Tradition® Signature Colors™ from Lowe's
Lowe's Home Improvement Warehouse and The Valspar Corporation offer consumers a new way to personalize their homes with style. The American Tradition® Signature Colors™ Design Centers installed at Lowe's across the country. Page 2.

American Tradition® Signature Colors™ from Lowe's
Lowe's Home Improvement Warehouse and The Valspar Corporation offer consumers a new way to personalize their homes with style. The American Tradition® Signature Colors™ Design Centers installed at Lowe's across the country. Page 3.

Top 8 Specialty Paint Lines
When you need that perfect interior paint color, start with some of these specialty paint manufacturers and lines.

Home Office- Designer Claire Kim Gives Advice on Home Office Design
Setting up a home office should be a planned activity, not just something you throw together. Graphic, web, and advertising designer, Claire Kim, offers her tips for a working home office.

Quick Solutions to Decorating Dilemmas
Sometimes you spend more time trying to figure out how to do something than it actually takes to do the project. For some

Area Rugs Transform a Room
Area rugs add color and warmth to any room. Read about how area rugs can be used in every room of the house.

Enliven Your Home Décor with an Exotic Moroccan Carpet
Hand-woven wool rugs from Morocco can give a room a warm, informal atmosphere. Read a few tips to help you choose a Moroccan carpet for your home.

Choose the Perfect Area Rug
An area rug is a wonderful way to add color, comfort, and beauty to a room. Read about different types of area rugs and choose the one that works best for your space.

What Not to Bring for a Housewarming Gift
If a friend has moved into a new home or just invited you to share a family meal, you might need to bring a gift. We have some suggestions of what NOT to bring.

Cloth Napkins- Use Cloth Napkins for Beautiful Napkin Folding and Table Settings
Use cloth napkins to create beautiful napkin folds to set a beautiful table and contribute to saving our natural resources.

Decorating Resolutions for the New Year
The beginning of a new year can get you inspired to make changes or to do things differently. Read our ideas for resolutions to make this New Year a happier, more organized, and more beautiful year for ourselves and our homes.

From Christmas to New Year's Day With Simple Decorating Changes
When Christmas is over, the holidays are anything but! It’s now time to think about how to change your home’s décor to celebrate the arrival of the New Year.

The Versatile Ottoman
If you're looking for a place to rest your feet, extra seating, or an alternative to the traditional coffee table, an ottoman might be just the ticket. Read about ottomans, then see pictures of many different styles of this versatile piece of furniture.

Home Organization, Storage, Moving, and Cleaning Tips
Find out how to get organized with ideas for your closet, garage, and other storage areas. Learn about time and household management, clutter control, and filing. Read tips on moving in or out of your home. Also, find information and tips on cleaning almost every surface in your home.

Moving Checklist - Moving Checklist for Downsizers
Whether you're moving from a large apartment into your first small home, or an empty nester trading in a large family home for a condo, you'll have to say goodbye to some of your stuff. If you're downsizing your home consult this moving checklist and these moving tips as you start to get ready to pack.

Home Lighting- Easy Lighting Projects for Your Home
Fresh home lighting can really transform an interior space. Read about how to update the lighting in your home for a fresh look.

Home Lighting- Easy Lighting Projects for Your Home
Fresh lighting can really transform an interior space. Read about how to update the lighting in your home for a fresh look. Page 2.

Indoor Water Fountains for Home Owners
Water fountains are not just for luxury spas and hotel lobbies any longer. Read about how to add the sensual feature to your home.

Luxury Home Products- Bring Luxury Into Your Life
Most people never achieve a level of wealth that allows them to purchase and live with the finest of luxurious furniture, artwork, or furnishings. Even if these things are out of your range, there are ways to bring the look of some of these wonderful treasures into your home.

Luxury Home Products- Bring Luxury Into Your Life
Most people never achieve a level of wealth that allows them to purchase and live with the finest of luxurious furniture, artwork, or furnishings. Even if these things are out of your range, there are ways to bring some of these wonderful treasures into your home. Page 2.

Luxury Home Products- Bring Luxury Into Your Life
Most people never achieve a level of wealth that allows them to purchase and live with the finest of luxurious furniture, artwork, or furnishings. Even if these things are out of your range, there are ways to bring some of these wonderful treasures into your home. Page 3.

Get Top Price for Your Home By Decorating It to Sell
The process of showing and selling your home can go much more smoothly if you get everything ready. Our ideas will help you get the top price for your home.

Get Top Price for Your Home By Decorating It to Sell
No one likes to have to move everything from one house to another. But the process of showing and selling your home can go much more smoothly if you get everything ready. Our ideas will help you get the top price for your home. Page 2.

Get Top Price for Your Home By Decorating It to Sell
No one likes to have to move everything from one house to another. But the process of showing and selling your home can go much more smoothly if you get everything ready. Our ideas will help you get the top price for your home. Page 3.

Get Top Price for Your Home By Decorating It to Sell
The process of showing and selling your home can go much more smoothly if you get everything ready. Our ideas will help you get the top price for your home. Page 4.

Get Top Price for Your Home By Decorating It to Sell
The process of showing and selling your home can go much more smoothly if you get everything ready. Our ideas will help you get the top price for your home. Page 5.

Kitchen Updates on a Shoestring
You don't have to feel stuck with a drab kitchen that was last decorated in the 70's. No matter what your budget, you can make changes to freshen it up and bring it into the 21st century.

Fast Fixes for the Top Kitchen No-Nos
Does your older kitchen have one of these outdated features? Then it's time to banish the throwbacks from the 1960s, 70s, and 80s! Here are the worst features of outdated kitchens and cost-conscious solutions to get a high-end look on a low-end budget.

Fast Fixes for the Top Kitchen No-Nos
Does your older kitchen have one of these outdated features? Then it's time to banish the throwbacks from the 1960s, 70s, and 80s! Here are the worst features of outdated kitchens and cost-conscious solutions to get a high-end look on a low-end budget. Page 2.

Fast Fixes for the Top Kitchen No-Nos
Does your older kitchen have one of these outdated features? Then it's time to banish the throwbacks from the 1960s, 70s, and 80s! Here are the worst features of outdated kitchens and cost-conscious solutions to get a high-end look on a low-end budget. Page 3.

Spend a Few Thousand Dollars to Transform Your Kitchen
While you can make a lot of changes on a really small budget, with some savings and some personal labor you can transform your dingy, boring kitchen into a real showplace.

Freshen Up Your Kitchen for 500 to 2000 Dollars
If you have between $500 and $2000, you can really add some pizzaz to your boring, outdated kitchen.

Copper for the Kitchen or Bath
For a warm look in your kitchen or bath, you might consider copper for sinks, tubs, or countertops. Read about the characteristics of copper elements in home interiors.

Copper for the Kitchen or Bath
For a warm look in your kitchen or bath, you might consider copper for sinks, tubs, or countertops. Read about the characteristics of copper elements in home interiors and learn how to care for them. Page 2.

Concrete Counters- How to Use Concrete Counters in a Traditional Style Kitchen
Guest writer, Fu-Tung Cheng, gives ideas on how to adapt concrete counters into the traditional home.

Tips for Buying Lighting Online
Should you buy light fixtures locally or online? Here are the options you’ll need to consider before you purchase, as well as tips for buying lighting fixtures online.

Tips for Buying Lighting Online
Should you buy light fixtures locally or online? Here are the options you’ll need to consider before you purchase, as well as tips for buying lighting fixtures online. Page 2.

Tips for Buying Lighting Online
Should you buy light fixtures locally or online? Here are the options you’ll need to consider before you purchase, as well as tips for buying lighting fixtures online. Page 3.

Tips for Buying Lighting Online
Should you buy light fixtures locally or online? Here are the options you’ll need to consider before you purchase, as well as tips for buying lighting fixtures online. Page 4.

Concrete Counters- Why Concrete Counters?
Concrete is an extraordinary material that is practical, expressive, and aesthetic all at once. It's a new and improve alternative for kitchen countertops. Our article from guest writer, Fu-Tung Cheng, tells you why.

Patriotic Decorating- Red, White, and Blue Decor
Red, white, and blue is the color scheme of the day with these home patriotic decorating crafts and ideas that are perfect for July 4th, or just for adding a dash of American spirit any day of the year.

Patriotic Centerpieces- Patriotic Centerpieces in Red, White, and Blue
It's fun to put together patriotic centerpieces with crafts, flowers, and fruits in red, white, and blue. See our ideas for centerpieces for Memorial Day, July 4th, and Labor Day.

Décor 2 Ur Door
Learn how mother, Robin McDonald, uses her talents to bring decor for your child's or teen's room right to your door, ready to enjoy.

Window Treatments- Window Treatments in a Child's Room
Window treatments in a child's room deserve special consideration. Beyond the choices of color, style, and pattern, are the basic safety and function issues.

Kids Rooms- Choose Color for Kids' Rooms
Our photos will show you wonderful ideas on ways of choosing color to brighten up a kids room. Be sure to use a fun theme and bold color. Choose what you like and put together your own kids room.

Fantasy Beds for Kids
With the wonderful fantasy beds available for kids' rooms, you won't have to build a fort out of blankets. Imagination will run wild with the beautiful, fun, colorful, and imaginative beds created just for kids.

Versatile Furniture- Select Versatile Furniture for Pieces That Grow With Your Child
Little ones grow so fast, so it's important to select versatile furniture so that it will grow with your child and last for years? We'll show you some great pieces of versatile.

Kitchen Islands Go Front and Center
Add extra work space and decorative interest by installing an island in your kitchen. It can be as simple as a small table or as elaborate as a custom-build, electrified, plumbed, tiled cooking center. Get lots of ideas for how to add an island to your kitchen and see photos of great islands.

Kitchen Islands Go Front and Center
Add extra work space and decorative interest by installing an island in your kitchen. It can be as simple as a small table or as elaborate as a custom-build, electrified, plumbed, tiled cooking center. Get lots of ideas for how to add an island to your kitchen and see photos of great islands. Page 2.

What to Consider Before a Kitchen Remodel
Remodeling a kitchen is a big undertaking and one that require careful planning. If you’re thinking about redoing your kitchen, these ideas offer some important things to consider before you go ahead with your remodeling plans.

Use What You Have or Add On to Your Kitchen
Remodeling a kitchen is a big undertaking and one that require careful planning. If you’re thinking about redoing your kitchen, these ideas offer some important things to consider before you go ahead with your remodeling plans. Page 2.

Kitchen Appliances and Lighting
Remodeling a kitchen is a big undertaking and one that require careful planning. If you’re thinking about redoing your kitchen, these ideas offer some important things to consider before you go ahead with your remodeling plans. Page 3.

Kitchen Planning and Renovation Guidelines
You need a stove and refrigerator, counters and cabinets. Read about proper placement, spacing, lighting, and ventilation for your kitchen.

Clutter Equals Stress, Plain and Simple
Messy rooms, disorganized closets, and jumbled junk drawers add unneeded hassle to our already hectic days. Guest author and businesswoman Barbara Kavovit offers advise on clearing out the clutter in our homes.

Recruit Your Kids to Help Get Their Rooms Organized
With kids out of school, this could be the perfect time to recruit them to help organize their rooms. If you get them to help plan the job and help with the work, they just might be more interested in keeping their rooms neat.

Recruit Your Kids to Help Get Their Rooms Organized
With kids out of school, this could be the perfect time to recruit them to help organize their rooms. If you get them to help plan the job and help with the work, they just might be more interested in keeping their rooms neat. Page 2.

Organize Your Home With Resources From About.com
Find articles and links to help organize every room in your home.

Streamline Your Closet
Does anyone really like cleaning out a closet? Probably not! Here's a pain-free way to get the closet organized with almost no effort at all.

Garage Organization- Bring Safety and Efficiency with Great Garage Organization
If you're tired of living with a garage that looks like a garbage dump, bring safety and efficiency with great garage organization tips.

Linen Closet- Linen Closet Makeover
If your home is storage challenged, read our great linen closet makeover tips. They really work!

Storage Space for Kids' Stuff
I don't know a single child who doesn't come with lots of baggage. If this little one lives in your house, you'll have to find places to store all these treasures. Read about places and ways to find great storage space for your child's loot.

Storage Space for Kids' Stuff
I don't know a single child who doesn't come with lots of baggage. If this little one lives in your house, you'll have to find places to store all these treasures. Read about places and ways to find great storage space for your child's loot. Page 2.

Storage Space for Kids' Stuff
I don't know a single child who doesn't come with lots of baggage. If this little one lives in your house, you'll have to find places to store all these treasures. Read about places and ways to find great storage space for your child's loot. Page 3.

Halloween Sunflowers in a Black Basket
Sometimes the simplest decorations are the most effective. Using artificial flowers and a black basket, we've created this easy Halloween decoration.

Mini Pumpkin Candleholders
These adorable candleholders are easy to make for any fall occasion using mini pumpkins, small decorations, and seasonal colored candles. Read the simple directions here for a quick addition to your fall table.

Memorable Gifts for Valentine's Day
This is not the occasion for a new drill or lawnmower or a vacuum or toaster! Valentine's Day gifts should be an expression of your love and affection. If you're stumped for ideas for gifts for Valentine's Day, you might get some inspiration here.

Memorable Gifts for Valentine's Day
This is not the occasion for a new drill or lawnmower or a vacuum or toaster! Valentine's Day gifts should be an expression of your love and affection. If you're stumped for ideas for gifts for Valentine's Day, you might get some inspiration here. Page 2.

Celebrate Valentine's Day With These Ideas, Projects, and Inspiration
Use these fun and romantic suggestions to create a special Valentine's Day for you and your sweetheart.

All About Romantic Decorating on the Web
If you're having trouble coming up with ideas for creating a romantic home, get some ideas from the websites here. You'll be inspired and enlightened!

All About Valentine's Day and Romance on the Web
If you're having trouble coming up with exciting ideas for celebrating Valentine's Day with your sweetheart, get some ideas from the websites here. You'll be inspired and enlightened! Page 2.

Valentine's Day- On Valentine's Day Say I Love You All Around the House
Valentine's Day isn't just for lovers. It's a special day of the year to express your love and appreciation to many people in your life. Read our ideas on tiny little ways you can bring the Valentine spirit to your home.

Dr. Amy Wolfson
Brief bio of Dr. Amy Wolfson, author of The Woman's Book of Sleep: AComplete Resource Guide.

Personalized Gift Giving
Whether a birthday, anniversary, holiday, or other special occasion, a personalized gift can make a lovely reminder. Here are several ideas for creating unique and treasured gifts, personalized for the recipient with a monogram or wording.

Plan Ahead for Memorable Visits With House Guests
It's great fun to have house guests but it can mean a lot of work. Read our tips for having a wonderful visit with family or friends in your home. They'll leave with both of you looking forward to the next visit.

Plan Ahead for Memorable Visits With House Guests
It's great fun to have house guests but it can mean a lot of work. Read our tips for having a wonderful visit with family or friends in your home. They'll leave with both of you looking forward to the next visit. Page 2.

How to Decorate a Real Guy's Room
Let's face it: men and women are different. And they like their living space to look different. Read about how to transform a room into a real guy's space.

Halloween Wreath- Make a Frightfully Charming Halloween Wreath
It's easy to make cute and fun Halloween wreath decorations. They can go indoors or out in most climates. No special techniques or talents are required for this charming witch wreath. Follow the directions here to create this fun witch wreath for your home.

Halloween- Halloween Decorating Ideas
Use this source to find all sorts of Halloween features, projects, and home decorating ideas.

Fall Decorating- Great Ideas for Fall Decorating
Find photos and how-to instructions on fast and easy fall decorating projects. You'll love our ideas on how to transform your home with wreaths and centerpieces.

Budget Art- Add Budget Art to Your Home and Don't Spend a Fortune
There are many ways to stretch a budget when it comes to decorating a home, and one of the best is to create your own budget art items. This article will show you a number of ways to adapt what you have, create, and frame everyday items to decorate your home with budget art.

Budget Art- Add Budget Art to Your Home and Don't Spend a Fortune
There are many ways to stretch a budget when it comes to decorating a home, and one of the best is to create your own budget art items. This article will show you a number of ways to adapt what you have, create, and frame everyday items to decorate your home with budget art. Page 2.

Budget Furniture- Best Places to Find Budget Furniture
Budget furniture isn't for everyone. If you need a piece of furniture and a trip to the department or furniture store isn't in the budget, check out our sources for budget furniture.

Upholstery Primer
This article by guest writer, Scott Frankum, gives basic information about what to look for when buying upholstered furniture.

Upholstery Primer
This article, by guest writer, Scott Framkum, gives basic information about what to look for when buying upholstered furniture. Page 2.

Upholstery Primer
This article by guest writer, Scott Framkum, gives basic information about what to look for when buying upholstered furniture. Page 3.

Solve Storage Challenges With an Armoire
An armoire is a tall cabinet, usually with drawers, shelves, and doors, used for storing clothes or household items. Because of its versatility, an armoire is a great piece of furniture for any room in your house. Find ways to make use of an armoire all around your home.

Solve Storage Challenges With an Armoire
An armoire is a tall cabinet, usually with drawers, shelves, and doors, used for storing clothes or household items. Because of its versatility, an armoire is a great piece of furniture for any room in your house. Find ways to make use of an armoire all around your home. Page 2.

A Chest of Drawers- One Piece of Furniture With So Many Uses
A chest of drawers, large or small, can serve many purposes in almost any room in the house. This versatile, functional, decorative piece of furniture is a

A Chest of Drawers Has Many Uses
A chest of drawers, large or small, can serve many purposes in almost any room in the house. This versatile, functional, decorative piece of furniture is a

More Uses for a Chest of Drawers
A chest of drawers, large or small, can serve many purposes in almost any room in the house. This versatile, functional, decorative piece of furniture is a

What's HOT in Dorm Decor?
If you're setting up a dorm room, you'll want to be up-to-date with your accessories. Read here for the hottest ideas in products, color, and trends for decorating your dorm room.

Dorm Decor- Fab Finds for Dorm Decor
Who would think that the first thing you'd think about when you're getting ready to go off to school would be your dorm decor? Going off to school for the first time can seem a bit scary. But if your room is decorated and efficient, you'll feel right at home. Read here for some great products and ideas for dorm decor that will help you make your dorm room comfy.

Fab Finds for Dorm Decor
Who would think that the first thing you'd think about when you're getting ready to go off to school would be your dorm decor? Going off to school for the first time can seem a bit scary. But if your room is decorated and efficient, you'll feel right at home. Read here for some great products and ideas for dorm decor that will help you make your dorm room comfy. Page 2.

Dorm Decor- What to Put on Dorm Walls
You walk into a new dorm room and see white everywhere. But by adding interesting and inexpensive art, you can liven up your dorm walls, add color to your small space, and make the room

Graduation Gifts- Great Gifts for Grads
If you know anyone graduating this spring, you're probably trying to think of a great gift- something no one else would be thinking of. We have some ideas for gifts for grads that they'll actually use. What a novel thought!

Eco-Friendly Decor- Renovate, Remodel, and Redecorate for An Eco-Friendly Decor
When you're ready to redecorate, why not move toward an eco-friendly decor? You can achieve a beautiful look and help to achieve a

Green Remodeling 101
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Green Remodeling 101
Green remodeling is hot! And remodeling a home green is easier than you think. The National Association of the Remodeling Industry tells why it's important and how you can incorporate

The Benefits of Green Remodeling
Green remodeling is hot! And remodeling a home green is easier than you think. The National Association of the Remodeling Industry tells why it's important and how you can benefit by

Decorator Showhouses- Fort Worth 2004 Designer Showhouse
The Fort Worth 2004 Designer Showhouse will be held in the historic Ball Eddleman McFarland House. Read here for information on the historic home and the showhouse.

Summer Flowers- Tropical Flowers for Summer
Bring a touch of the tropics to your home's decor with tropical florals for summer.

Flowers- Decorating with Flowers
Decorating your home with fresh flowers is the perfect way to beautify and freshen your home while bringing the outside in. Learn how from our article by guest writer, Andrea Sparks.

Unusual Plant Container - 5 Unusual Plant Containers
Unusual plant containers can add a touch of the wacky, whimsical and unexpected to your home. Whether your style is formal, casual, vintage or modern, an unusual container can add just the conversation piece you've been looking for.

Fun Quiz on Home Decorating Basics
Do you think you know a lot about interior decorating? Take this quiz and see just how knowledgeable you are. It's fun! And you'll learn a lot!

Online Decorating- Home Decorating and Design Software
Designing, decorating, and furniture arrangement are easier than ever before. Learn about home decorating and design software that you can use to design and decorate your home.

Home Decorating and Design Software
Designing, decorating, and furniture arrangement are easier than ever before. Learn about home decorating and design software that you can use to design and decorate your home. Page 2.

Home Decorating and Design Software
Designing, decorating, and furniture arrangement are easier than ever before. Learn about home decorating and design software that you can use to design and decorate your home. Page 3.

Dorm Decor- Enjoy Comfort with Our Picks for Dorm Decor
Planning your dorm decor can help to make your dorm room a comfortable home away from home. Read our this list of the Top 10 Dorm Decor Comfort Items that you may want to add to your list, from rugs and lighting to closet accessories and laundry totes. See what else is on the list!

Dorm Decor- Eight Steps for Planning Your Dorm Decor for Comfort and Organiziation
Are you planning your dorm decor or theme? Here are eight beginning steps with tips on how to start your search for great dorm room decor.

Dorm Room Decor: Choose a Decorating Theme
Why choose a decorating theme for your dorm room? Using a butterfly, ethnic, metallic, movie, sports, Star Wars, or regional theme can help simplify shopping by narrowing your choices. Choose a theme from our list, or use it to help you choose your own theme!

Dorm Room Decorating Ideas
A quick listing of all the Dorm Decor resources on this site. Bookmark this helpful page of article links and get to tips, ideas, sources for checklists, products, and dorm ideas. If you or someone you know is moving into a dorm you won't want to miss it!

Decorating Dorm Rooms- Shop at Home for Dorm Decor With Online Sources
These online souces for dorm room decor may be just what you need to find those purple towels, poof chairs, inflatable furniture. Take a look at a textbook case of colorful ideas for bed, bath, desk accessories, storage items, and more.

More Shoping at Home for Dorm Decor
These online souces for dorm room decor may be just what you need to find those purple towels, poof chairs, inflatable furniture. Take a look at a textbook case of colorful ideas for bed, bath, desk accessories, storage items, and more. Page 2.

Dorm Decor- Organize Your Dorm Room With the Help of Someone Who Knows!
The mother of two college students offers her expert advice about getting a dorm room organized and working efficiently.

More Ways to Organize a Dorm Room
Get more great dorm room organization hehlp from the mother of two college students. Page 2.

Show Your Personality Through Decorating
If you are not sure where to start decorating your room, look inside you. Think about who you are, what your interests are, and what you love. Before you know it, you will know just where to start.

Decorator Show Houses- Tour 250 Designer Rooms in the Book on Decorator Show Houses
Decorator Show Houses are presented in many communities annually to raise money for charities and showcase the designs of local interior decorators, architects, and landscape architects. This book, Decorator Show Houses, brings the inspiration and creativity of these decorator show houses into your home for reference throughout the year.

Get Home Improvement Tips from Barbara K!
Barbara K (aka Barbara Kavovit) offers loads of advise and information on making repairs and improvements to your home. Though some of the projects are not for the faint of heart (like re-seating a toilet), she makes everything sound logical and simple.

Dream Homes: 100 Inspirational Interiors
Dream Homes is a beautiful coffee table and reference book in one, published by Merrell Publishers.

Bathroom Design- Top Design for an Elegant New Bathroom
It's important to think about the bathroom design as much as about the bathroom fixtures. Remember to add elements of comfort and elegance. Transform your cold, dreary bath into your own personal sanctuary.

Bathroom Design- Top Design for an Elegant New Bathroom
It's important to think about the bathroom design as much as about the bathroom fixtures. Remember to add elements of comfort and elegance. Transform your cold, dreary bath into your own personal sanctuary. Page 2.

Bathroom Design- Top Design for an Elegant New Bathroom
It's important to think about the bathroom design as much as about the bathroom fixtures. Remember to add elements of comfort and elegance. Transform your cold, dreary bath into your own personal sanctuary. Page 3.

Orange County 2004 Philharmonic House of Design
The 2004 Philharmonic House of Design in Orange County California, was open in May, 2004, to showcase the creativity of area designers and raise funds for Youth Music Programs. Read here about the designers' work.

Orange County 2004 Philharmonic House of Design
The 2004 Philharmonic House of Design in Orange County California, was open in May, 2004, to showcase the creativity of area designers and raise funds for Youth Music Programs. See views of the rooms and read about the spaces here. Page 2.

Designer Showhouses Bring Together Decorators and the Community
One of the best ways to get great ideas for decorating your home is by attending a Decorator Showhouse. While organized for raising money for chairities, showhouses bring together local interior designers, architects, landscape designers, and sponsors, who transform a home, often after years of disrepair and neglect, into a homeowner's dream.

Designer Showhouses- Showhouse Slide Shows
Seeing is believing when it comes to decorating. We've put together a list of slide shows from Designer Showhouses around the country. You can see for yourself how these showhouses have been transformed. Maybe you'll be able to use some of the ideas shown here in your home

Tips for Visiting Designer Showhouses
Make the most of your time when you visit a designer showhouse. Go ready to

Undecorate - Undecorate by Christiane Lemieux
Book review of Undecorate by Christiane Lemieux

Tips for the Best Christmas Tree Ever
We've pulled together lots of help and resources to choose and decorate the most beautiful Christmas tree ever.

Plan Your Christmas Tree Around a Theme
When you're thinking about decorating your main tree or a small tree in the kitchen, child's room, or family room, you might want to focus on a theme. See some of our ideas for Christmas tree themes.

Capture the Beauty of Vintage Doilies
Potter Debbie Walsh has found a way to capture the beauty of a fragile doily so that it can be enjoyed every day.

Decorating Trends- Make a Decorating Trend Your Own
Have you noticed the decorating trend of using black and white? And, have you wondered how to recreate the look in your own home without revamping your entire décor? Here are some helpful tips to get a trendy black and white look without breaking the bank.

Christmas Centerpiece With Cranberries and Candles
Spread some colorful fresh cranberries on a tray, arrange votives around, and you have a simple decoration for your Christmas table.

Christmas Centerpiece With Candles and Greens
Create a simple, seasonal decoration using sprigs of greenery and holiday-colored candles.

Christmas Centerpiece of Ornaments in Pedestal Bowl
Use one simple pedestal bowl and ornaments in the colors of your decor to create an elegant Christmas centerpiece.

Christmas Ornaments on Silver Tray Centerpiece
Place beautiful, colorful Christmas ornaments on a shiny tray for a striking and simple centerpiece.

Christmas Gifts Centerpiece
Wrap up small packages for a fun centerpiece for your Christmas table.

Christmas Poinsettia Centerpiece
Beautiful poinsettias in a decorative soup tureen or bowl create an elegant and easy Christmas centerpiece. Learn how to put together this decoration.

Christmas Candlestick Centerpiece
Gather together your prettiest candle holders and create a simple, elegant centerpiece for your Christmas table.

Christmas Wreath Centerpiece
Use a traditional green wreath of pine boughs to create a simple Christmas centerpiece.

Christmas Balls in a Bowl Centerpiece
Using a pretty bowl and glistening Christmas tree balls, you can put together a simple, colorful, and effective centerpiece. We'll tell you how.

Fast and Easy Holiday Centerpieces
You'll find some good ideas for fast and easy Christmas and holiday centerpieces in this article from About.com.

Storing Holiday Decorations
Getting out the holiday decorations and deciding where to put them might seem like an easy task. But when it comes time to put everything away, you may feel daunted. How should you organize them? Should you throw some things away? How will you keep the decorations from breaking? This article will give you some good ideas on storing holiday decorations so that they're ready to use next year.

Storing Holiday Decorations
Getting out the holiday decorations and deciding where to put them might seem like an easy task. But when it comes time to put everything away, you may feel daunted. How should you organize them? Should you throw some things away? How will you keep the decorations from breaking? This article will give you some good ideas on storing holiday decorations so that they're ready to use next year. Page 2.

Christmas Tree Skirts
Whether you need to cover up an unsightly tree stand or want to create a total picture with your Christmas tree, a Christmas tree skirt can serve as a special finishing touch for your tree. Get great ideas here about using and making a Christmas tree skirt that will really add a lot to your tree.

Christmas Tree Skirts
Whether you need to cover up an unsightly tree stand or want to create a total picture with your Christmas tree, a Christmas tree skirt can serve as a special finishing touch for your tree. Get great ideas here about using and making a Christmas tree skirt that will really add a lot to your tree. Page 2.

Cheap or Free Christmas Ornaments You Can Make Yourself
Decorating a tree on a small budget doesn't mean it will be sparse or boring. Use your creativity to come up with ideas that will reflect your interests and personal style. For example, take ordinary objects and turn them into customized Christmas tree decorations, like these ideas from your Guide to Interior Decorating.

More Christmas Ornaments You Can Make Yourself
Decorating a tree on a small budget doesn't mean it will be sparse or boring. Use your creativity to come up with ideas that will reflect your interests and personal style. For example, take ordinary objects and turn them into customized Christmas tree decorations, like these ideas from your Guide to Interior Decorating. Page 2.

Cheap Centerpieces - 5 Cheap Centerpieces for the Holidays
You don't have to spend a lot of money to have a pretty and festive centerpiece. Check out these 5 cheap centerpieces for the holidays.

Christmas Decorating- Gearing Up for Holiday Guests
If you're expecting Christmas guests or for another holiday, you'll find some helpful information in these articles from About.com.

Plan a Memorable Christmas Party
Would you like to entertain this year but don't want to give

Plan a Memorable Christmas Party
Would you like to entertain this year but don't want to give

Tips on Planning the Perfect Christmas
Plan ahead, get things organized, and enjoy!

Christmas Gifts- Keep Your Christmas Gift Shopping Simple
Shopping for Christmas gifts is not the most fun when you're feeling overwhelmed with everything going on for the holidays. When temperatures outside cool down, tempers tend to rise. Get some ideas here on how to find wonderful gifts that everyone will love, while avoiding the crowds.

Keep Your Christmas Shopping Simple
When temperatures outside cool down, tempers tend to rise with the stress of holiday shopping. Get some ideas here on how to find wonderful gifts that everyone will love, while avoiding the crowds. Page 2.

How to Choose the Perfect Christmas Tree
Christmas Tree Tips! Want to know more about choosing a Christmas tree? Use these tips and ideas for measuring, buying, and bringing home a pretty holiday tree. Page 2.

Christmas Centerpiece of Beaded Fruit
Use elegant beaded artificial fruit to create this interesting arrangement for your Christmas table.

Christmas Candle Forest Centerpiece
Three pillar candles, holiday greens, and fluffy snow combine in this tabletop

Christmas Centerpiece of Ornaments on Candlesticks
Collect all the candle holders you have in your home and create this amusing and impressive Christmas centerpiece.

Christmas Centerpieces You Can Make Yourself
Use this page as your guide to many simple and beautiful arrangements to put on your holiday table.

Christmas Collectible Centerpiece
Showcase one beautiful Christmas figurine on your holiday table. Whether it's a family heirloom or new purchase, this will be the focus of your Christmas table.

Tips for Choosing the Perfect Christmas Tree
Christmas Tree Tips! Want to get some great help on choosing and preparing a Christmas tree? Use these tips and ideas for measuring, buying, and bringing home a pretty holiday tree.

Christmas Decorating Ideas - Quick and Easy Christmas Decorating Ideas
Decorating for the holidays doesn't have to be expensive or complicated. Check out these quick, easy, and inexpensive Christmas decorating ideas.

Christmas Decorating Tips
Decorating my home for Christmas is one of my favorite things to do. Find some good ideas for creating a beautiful holiday home.

Christmas Themes with Food, Cookies, and Candy
For a charming Christmas decorating theme, go into the kitchen.

More Great Themes for Christmas Decorating
Ready to break out a mold and do something different for your Chrismas decorations? The sky's the limit!

Easy Ways to Make Your Home More Welcoming for Holiday Guests
You might not have days to get your home looking like new for your holiday guests. But that doesn't mean that you can't have guests over to celebrate. By making some simple fix-ups, your home will be welcoming without major changes.

Get Organized for the Holidays
Follow this list of things to do and you'll be ready for the holidays ahead if time. And even you will be able to enjoy this special time.

Countdown to Christmas
No one really waits 'til the first week of December to start planning for Christmas. It takes weeks to plan decorations, make wreaths and garlands, collect gifts, and get in the holiday spirit. Use our planning tips to get everything done by the big day!

Countdown to Christmas
No one really waits til the first week of December to start planning for Christmas. It takes weeks to plan decorations, make wreaths and garlands, collect gifts, and get in the holiday spirit. Use our planning tips to get everything done by the big day! Page 2.

Countdown to Christmas
No one really waits 'til the first week of December to start planning for Christmas. It takes weeks to plan decorations, make wreaths and garlands, collect gifts, and get in the holiday spirit. Use our planning tips to get everything done by the big day! Page 3.

Countdown to Christmas
No one really waits 'til the first week of December to start planning for Christmas. It takes weeks to plan decorations, make wreaths and garlands, collect gifts, and get in the holiday spirit. Use our planning tips to get everything done by the big day! Page 4.

Countdown to Christmas
No one really waits 'til the first week of December to start planning for Christmas. It takes weeks to plan decorations, make wreaths and garlands, collect gifts, and get in the holiday spirit. Use our planning tips to get everything done by the big day! Page 5.

Christmas Window Decorations - Spruce Up Your Home's Exterior with Christmas Window Decorations
When decorating your home this holiday season take some time to think about the windows. Windows have a huge impact on the outside of a home and they deserve just as much attention as any other area.

Decorating with Candles – Decorating with Candles for the Holidays
Candles add warmth and ambiance anywhere they're used, and decorating with candles is a great way to bring a festive mood to any space during the holiday season. Here are a few ways to decorate with candles.

Outdoor Christmas Decor - Spruce Up Your Home for the Holidays with Outdoor Christmas Decor
Whether you have a large outdoor space or just a simple front door, there are plenty of things you can do to spruce up your space. Check out these outdoor Christmas decorating ideas and get cracking. The holiday season will be over before you know it.

Christmas Mantels - Decorating Ideas for Christmas Mantels
Mantels are a natural focal point and during the holidays they take centre stage. When decorating Christmas mantels remember to keep the regular rules of mantel decorating in mind. Just switch out your everyday items for festive ones.

Use Color to Fool the Eye
Few people are offered the perfect room to decorate or to live in. Read how using color can fool the eye and help to create a more interesting space.

More Ways to Fool the Eye With Color
Few people are offered the perfect room to decorate or to live in. Read how using color can fool the eye and create a more interesting space. Page 2.

Christmas Decor- Decorating Projects and Ideas for Christmas Decor
Use our decorating index as your one-stop spot to find all About.com's pages of Christmas decor, craft projects, centerpieces, Christmas tree tips, and more.

Christmas Themes with Snow, Santas, Angels, and Colors
We've put together a list of decorating themes for Christmas, based on angels, wonderful snow, and traditional and contemporary color combinations. Choose your favorite.

Color Schemes for Christmas Decorating
Unless you love an old-fashioned Christmas with everything collected together on the table or tree, you might like to think about decorating around a color scheme. With Christmas decorations that compliment your home's decor, the decorations will fit in and give a unified look.

Choose a Color Scheme for Your Christmas Decorations
If you're having trouble coming up with a color scheme, here are some places to look for Christmas color inspiration:. Page 2.

Color Schemes for Christmas Decorating
Unless you love an old-fashioned Christmas with everything collected together on the table or tree, you might like to think about decorating around a color scheme. With Christmas decorations that compliment your home's decor, the decorations will fit in and give a unified look. Page 3.

Christmas Decorating You Can Do Yourself
If you're feeling creative, are on a tight budget, or just love to do things yourself, you'll love the ideas here. Make all sorts of Christmas decorations with our guide to a do-it-yourself Christmas.

Christmas Decorating and Idea Pages
Do you love to decorate your home, your bedroom, your tree, your living room, your dining room, and your front entry for Christmas? If you're looking for holiday inspiration, you've come to the right place.

Principles of Design for Christmas Decorating
Using tried and true decorating principles, your Christmas decorating will be wonderful. We've put together a list of articles that will help you create a beautiful holiday home.

Decorate Your Stairway for the Holidays
If your home has a stairway, you know how beautiful it can look with some decorations. Here are some ideas for dramatic decorations for the holidays.

Set a Beautiful Christmas Table
Whether you're dining with family or a group of friends, a beautiful Christmas table really sets the mood for a wonderful evening. See our resources for tableware, napkin folding, silver polishing, holiday centerpieces, and more.

Christmas Themes with Crafts, Cabins, Toys, and Sports
Bring charming decorations into your home based on special family interests or favorite places.

Color Trends- See Color Trends for 2008
Debbie Zimmer, paint and color expert with The Rohm and Haas Paint Quality Institute, offers her ideas for color in 2008.

Boys’ Rooms
Decorate your little boy's room just for him and he'll love it for years. Read about what's essential for a comfy and homey boy's room.

Cabinet Hardware- Choose Beautiful Cabinet Hardware to Dress Up Your Cabinets
Today, looking for cabinet hardware is lots of fun -- a little like picking out jewelry for an outfit. Cabinet hardware gives a finishing touch to cabinets and drawers, and can add a spark of color and style as well

Household Linens- How to Care for Bed Pillows
Bed pillows are very personal items. Some people like firm. Some like squishy. Whatever you like, take care of it and it will give you years of relaxing pleasure.

Bath Linens- How to Care for Towels and Other Bath Linens
Soft, absorbent towels and other bath linens give a luxurious feel to even the smallest, most modest bathroom. Learn how to care for towels to keep them soft for years.

Decorate for Summer- Cool Down With a Ceiling Fan
Ceiling fans are a terrific way to keep rooms cool without air conditioning. Plus, they'll help save energy and lower your cooling costs. Before you go out to buy a ceiling fan, read our tips.

Color in Decor- Color Trends 2007
Debbie Zimmer of the Rohm and Haas Paint Quality Institute presents the color trends for 2007. They'll be found on the fashion runway and in designer homes.

Improving Your Sleep Environment
This article by contributing author, Dr. Amy Wolfson, tells how to achieve optimum sleeping conditions in your home.

Private Retreat- Create Your Own Private Retreat in Your Home
If your life seems hectic and out of control, why not create a private retreat where you can go to unwind, read, and take sanctuary from outside intrusions? Without adding on to your house, you'll be able to find a special spot that is yours alone. You'll be pleasantly surprised how easy it is to escape to a private retreat at home.

Private Retreat- Create Your Own Private Retreat in Your Home
If your life seems hectic and out of control, why not create a private retreat where you can go to unwind, read, and take sanctuary from outside intrusions? Without adding on to your house, you'll be able to find a special spot that is yours alone. You'll be pleasantly surprised how easy it is to escape. Page 2.

Private Retreat- Create Your Own Private Retreat in Your Home
If your life seems hectic and out of control, why not create a private retreat where you can go to unwind, read, and take sanctuary from outside intrusions? Without adding on to your house, you'll be able to find a special spot that is yours alone. You'll be pleasantly surprised how easy it is to escape. Page 3.

Private Retreat- Create Your Own Private Retreat in Your Home
If your life seems hectic and out of control, why not create a private retreat where you can go to unwind, read, and take sanctuary from outside intrusions? Without adding on to your house, you'll be able to find a special spot that is yours alone. You'll be pleasantly surprised how easy it is to escape. Page 4.

About.com's Guide to Decorating Bedrooms
Decorating a bedroom is a wonderful way to create a personal expression of your tastes, likes, dislikes and moods. Find links to everything you'll need to know to create a personal space in your bedroom.

About.com's Guide to Decorating Bedrooms
Decorating a bedroom is a wonderful way to create a personal expression of your tastes, likes, dislikes and moods. Find links to everything you'll need to know to create a personal space in your bedroom. Page 2.

About.com's Guide to Decorating Bedrooms
Decorating a bedroom is a wonderful way to create a personal expression of your tastes, likes, dislikes and moods. Find links to everything you'll need to know to create a personal space in your bedroom. Page 3.

About.com's Guide to Decorating Bedrooms
Decorating a bedroom is a wonderful way to create a personal expression of your tastes, likes, dislikes and moods. Find links to everything you'll need to know to create a personal space in your bedroom. Page 4.

Bedroom Lighting - All About Bedroom Lighting
Like with most rooms, bedrooms benefit from having a few different types of lighting. Lamps, overhead fixtures and even sconces can be part of your bedroom lighting scheme.

Buying a Bed - Tips for Buying a Bed
Buying a bed is often a big investment, so think long and hard about what you want before you make a decision. Is your style formal or causal? Contemporary or traditional? Do you prefer wood, metal, leather or fabric? Make sure to do a lot of comparison-shopping before making a final decision.

Decorate a Baby's Room on a Budget
Who would imagine that such a small new member of a family could cost so much? Find ways to furnish your new baby's room without spending the family savings.

Decorate a Baby's Room on a Budget
Creating a room for a baby is just one of the many joys of parenthood. There are ways to be sensible and furnish a beautiful baby room on a small budget. Page 2.

Bathroom Design Central
Remodeling or redecorating a bathroom can pay off right from the start. Your home will be more comfortable and you'll add value to the property. Read our articles on bathroom remodeling, renovation, and rejuvenation.

Unique Bathtubs- Update Your Bathroom with a Special and Unique Bathtub
It's amazing how many special and unique bathtubs there are on the market. If you're anything like me, you love to soak in a bathtub, even if it's only once in a while. A shower just doesn't do it. Read about specialty bathtubs and unique bathtubs that are on the market.

Green Decorating- A Serene Bedroom Using Green Decorating Techniques
It's easy to use green decorating elements to create a serenely green bedroom. Learn how to decorate

Side Tables- Put Together a Round Side Table from Ready-to-Cover
A great solution for a custom bedside table is a plywood table base with a top. Even better is when you can find storage shelves under the cover. Read about a custom round table which is easy to assemble.

Why Redecorate? We've Got Some Ideas
If you think you need a reason to decorate your home, we've got 10. One of them might work for you. Page 2.

Should You Be the Project Coordinator for Your Home Decorating?
Lots of people like to do work around the house themselves, and that includes painting, furniture upholstery, and installing curtains. If that sounds like you, then you can probably handle coordinating the decorating projects in your home.

Do You Need to Hire a Professional Interior Designer?
Do you know next to nothing about Interior Decorating? Then you might need an Interior Designer or Decorator to help you coordinate your project and make design changes. Read some other reasons why you might want to call in the pros.

Using Art in Decorating
An empty wall or table just cries for attention. These are great places to display art. Find out from the sources here some great ways to use art in interior decorating.

Elements of Asian Style Decorating
Simple and minimalist decorating in the Asian style is very popular. Read about more of the elements of Asian style decorating.

Fall Wreath- Fall Wreath With Mums
Get simple instructions on how to make this beautiful and versatile fall wreath for your door or tabletop.

Fall Wreath- Decorate Your Home With a Fall Wreath
There's no time like the fall to bring the colors of the season into your home with a beautiful fall wreath. Warm summer days have passed and you want to warm up the inside. Use the beautiful colors of fall leaves, pumpkins, dried stalks of corn or wheat to decorate your home.

The Appeal of Contemporary Art Tapestries
Godfrey Bazalgette writes on a number of subjects related to art andhistory. This article studies the current appeal of contemporary tapestries for home interiors.

Fast Fixes for Your Home
Does your home have hideous outdated features like bad lighting, horrid carpet, or garish window treatments? Then it’s time to banish any throwbacks from the 1960s, 70s, and 80s and brush up on some cost-conscious solutions that overcome some of the worst features of outdated rooms.

Use What You Have- Balanced Decorating Tips from Lauri Ward
Lauri Ward, author of

Balanced Decorating
Lauri Ward, author of

Get Organized With a Decorating File
It's a great help to get things together when you're working on a decorating project. Have everything in one place to help make things go more smoothly, coordinate colors and patterns, and keep pictures of rooms you love.

Get Organized With a Decorating File
It's a great help to get things together when you're working on a decorating project. Have everything in one place to help make things go more smoothly, coordinate colors and patterns, and keep pictures of rooms you love. Page 2.

Get Organized With a Decorating File
It's a great help to get things together when you're working on a decorating project. Have everything in one place to help make things go more smoothly, coordinate colors and patterns, and keep pictures of rooms you love. Page 3.

Decorating Makeovers- Decorating Makeover Projects You Can Do in One Day or Less
You don't have to do a whole decorating makeover to see a change in your home. There are a number of things you can do in an hour or a day that can really make a difference.

Don't Sabotage Your Decorating Project Before You Start
There's really no one way to start a decorating project. You can get the bug by looking at a magazine or seeing a beautiful fabric in a store. But don't move ahead without a plan. If you avoid the things noted here, you're bound to have a satisfying time and end up with a coordinated new space.

Decorating and Fashion- 8 Simple Fashion Rules for Decorating
You probably already know some of these basic fashion rules, but did you know you could apply these same rules to decorating your home? Find out more with these 8 simple fashion rules for home interiors.

Simple Fashion Rules for Decorating
You probably already know some of these basic fashion rules, but did you know you could apply these same rules to decorating your home? Find out more with these 8 simple fashion rules for home interiors. Page 2.

Finishing Touches- Perk Up a Room With Finishing Touches
If you've been decorating a room but just don't think it's done, you probably need to add some finishing touches. Our tips on adding finishing touches to your decorating project might just be the answer to

More Finishing Touches to Perk Up a Room
If you've been decorating a room but just don't think it's done, you probably need to add some finishing touches. Our tips on adding finishing touches to your decorating project might just be the answer to

Create a Room You'll Love
If you surround yourself with colors, sounds, and images you love, you'll feel comfortable and safe in your home.

Why Redecorate? We've Got Some Ideas
If you think you need a reason to decorate your home, we've got 10. One of them might work for you.

Kera Ritter
Kera Ritter is a real estate investor and former reporter for The Philadelphia Inquirer. She has been a staff writer for The Plain Dealer in Cleveland and The Boston Globe and is currently a freelance home and garden writer.

Scented Candles- Scented Candles and Scents for the Home Introduced by Designer Barbara Barry
Renowned furniture, fabric, and designer, lifestyle guide, and California designer Barbara Barry has introduced a line of scented candles and other products for the home. Read about her new line to add ambiance to the home.

Home Fragrance- Add Unseen Beauty to Your Home with Subtle Home Fragrance
Are you wondering how to choose the right home fragrance to give your space an atmosphere that you long for? Read about the psychology of scent and how to choose the right home fragrance.

Bed Skirts- Tips for Buying Bed Skirts
A bed skirt can add color and pattern to a bedroom. Read about what to look for when you're ready to buy a bed skirt for your room.

High Tech Bedding- Electric Blankets, Mattress Pads, and Throws
With energy prices rising, it's important to find ways to keep warm and save money. Read about how to use new technology to do both.

Christmas Tree Decorating - Color Ideas for Christmas Tree Decorating
There are a few different theories when it comes to color in Christmas tree decorating. You can either choose a color theme and stick to it or go completely wild and use every color you can come up with. Here's are some tips and ideas that will help with both.

Christmas Decorating - Christmas Decorating for Entryways
Since the entryway is the first area of your home that people see it's important to make it attractive and welcoming. During the holiday season that means adding a few decorations without adding clutter. Check out these Christmas decorating ideas for entryways.

Christmas Decorating - Christmas Decorating for the Bedroom
When you think about Christmas decorating you probably think about the living room, dining room, entryway, front porch and maybe even the kitchen. This holiday season why not add a little holiday cheer to your bedroom? There are some simple ways to do it without adding clutter or making it look tacky. Here are a few of them.

Christmas Decorating - Christmas Decorating Ideas for Powder Rooms
Since powder rooms are tiny and often used by guests they're a great place to make a big impact. If you're lucky enough to have one of these rooms make the most of it and use it as a place to showoff. When it comes to Christmas decorating give the powder room as much thought as any other room in the house and add a little holiday cheer.

His and Hers Decorating Do's and Don'ts
When it comes to decorating men and women can have very different tastes. Really, any two people can have very different tastes. So if you live with someone else and you need to blend your styles check out these his and hers decorating do's and don'ts.

How Much Do You Know About Decorating?
Check out our decorating quizzes and see how much you know about color, furniture, molding, and window treatments.

Pink Decor - Ideas for Decorating with Pink Decor
Pink has always been thought of as a traditionally feminine color, but the truth is that pink can actually be very versatile. It has the power to calm and relax as well as excite and vitalize. From blush to raspberry to coral to fuchsia, no matter what mood you want to create, there's a way to do it with pink.

Buying Furniture - When to Save and When to Splurge
You don't have to spend a fortune to have a stylish space. Check out some of these furniture buying tips that will help you decide when to save and when to splurge.

Decorate a Room - Decorate a Room Efficiently by Following These Rules
Sometimes you can know exactly how you want a room to look but you don't really know how to make it happen. If you're going to decorate a room yourself and don't know where to start check out these tips for making over a room as quickly and systematically as possible.

Pet Friendly Home - Tips for a Pet Friendly Home
Your furry friends may be a part of the family but it doesn't have to look that way. Check out these tips for creating an attractive and clean yet pet friendly home.

Create a Room - How to Create a Room That Works
When you're starting from scratch, creating a room that is comfortable, efficient and stylish can seem overwhelming. There are a lot of things to consider and a lot of

Decorating Budget - Stretch Your Decorating Budget
Decorating a home is expensive, there's no doubt about it. And if you've just bought a home you've probably found that you don't have as much money left over to decorate as you would like. So here are a few ways to stretch your decorating budget so you can have a home that looks like a million bucks.

How to Hide a TV
Televisions are ugly. When they're not turned on they're just big expanses of black that become ugly focal points in out rooms. But all is not lost; there are ways to minimize the visual impact they have. Check out the following tips and learn how to hide a TV so you barely notice it's there.

Decorating in Black and White
The use of white and black in decorating can create a stunning and dramatic decor. Find out how to best take advantage of the combination of these two simple colors to maximize your decorating statement.

Formal Style- Decorate Your Home in the Formal Style
If you love the look of elegant European hotels or historic buildings, you might want to learn more about decorating in the formal style.

Formal Style- Decorate Your Home in the Formal Style
If you love the look of elegant European hotels or historic buildings, you might want to learn more about decorating in the formal style. Page 2.

Belgian Style Decorating - Decorating a Room in the Belgian Style
Learn the elements and characteristics of Belgian style decorating.

How to Shop for Furniture
If you're in the market for a new sofa or a bookshelf for your living room, you'll find our tips on furniture shopping helpful.

How to Shop for Furniture
If you're in the market for a new sofa or a bookshelf for your living room, you'll find our tips on furniture shopping helpful. Page 2.

Living Room Basics
Whether you live in a cozy apartment or rambling suburban home, a cottage by the sea or a lodge in the mountains, your living room creates a lasting impression for all who enter.

Classic Furniture - 5 Classic Furniture Pieces Worth Investing In
5 classic furniture pieces that will never go out of style

Decorating Lamp Shades - Easy Ideas for Decorating Lamp Shades
Want to add a little pizzazz to your plain lampshades? Here are a few easy ways for decorating lamp shades.

Decorating Room by Room
At these sites you'll find information on arranging furniture, adding lighting, using themes, do-it-yourself projects, choosing and installing wallpaper, room design, and floor plans, as well as storage, decorating ideas, and furniture sources for every room in your home.

Decorating Your Own Home- Do You Have What It Takes?
Find some great articles on decorating, including quizzes, style guides, and resources for online help. With our guidance, anyone can succeed!