Interior Decorating Sitemap - Page 8 2015-03-28

Paint VOC - Low VOC Paint and No VOC Paint
Learn the differences in paint VOCs

Focal Point- How to Find a Focal Point in a Room
A simple how-to about finding a focal point for a room. What to do if there is no architectural focal point such as a fireplace or a view, and ways to add interest to a room by arranging furniture around the focal point.

How to Frame a Piece of Fabric
How to frame a piece of fabric. Interior Decorating.

Dining Room Details
Dining Room Details. Interior Decorating. Page 7.

Table Setting and Monogrammed Chair
Table Setting and Monogrammed Chair. Page 8.

Relaxed Living from Miss Mustard Seed
Miss Mustard Seed's living room.

Living Room
Living room details. Interior Decorating. Page 2.

Living Room Vignette
Living Room Vignette. Interior Decorating. Page 3.

Living Room Desk
Living Room Desk. Interior Decorating. Page 4.

Refurbished Chairs
Refurbished Chairs by Miss Mustard Seed. Page 5.

Dining Room
Miss Mustard Seed's Dining Room. Interior Decorating. Page 6.

Interior Decorating Basics - Decorating 101
Learn the basics of home decorating, including where to find ideas, design principles, a glossary of design terms, quick decorating tips, buying guides, decorating styles, and finding online design tools.

Guide to Decorating Kids' Rooms
This page contains links to everything you'd want to know about decorating a child's bedroom -- from theme rooms to fun furniture, faux wall painting to window treatments. Page 3.

Guide to Decorating Kids' Rooms
This page contains links to everything you'd want to know about decorating a child's bedroom -- from theme rooms to fun furniture, faux wall painting to window treatments.

Guide to Decorating Kids' Rooms
This page contains links to everything you'd want to know about decorating a child's bedroom -- from theme rooms to fun furniture, faux wall painting to window treatments. Page 2.

Christmas Party Decor- How to Plan Your Christmas Party Decor
If you're planning a holiday party, you'll want to make sure that your Christmas party decor adds a festive air to your home.

Reality TV-Home Decor Meets Reality TV
Reality TV for decorating has arrived in your living room. From screams of joy to looks of utter horror, home decorating is the latest big trend in reality TV programming.

Wedding Flowers, Entertaining, Tips, and More
Weddings are a once in a lifetime event for most of us. You'll find some wonderful wedding sources and ideas for rehearsal dinners, flowers, and gift ideas. If a wedding is in your future, don't miss this special page!

Wedding Flowers, Entertaining, Tips, and More
Weddings are a once in a lifetime event for most of us. You'll find some wonderful wedding sources and ideas for rehearsal dinners, flowers, and gift ideas. If a wedding is in your future, don't miss this special page! Page 2.

Patriotic Holiday Decorating Ideas for All-American Homes
Celebrate patriotic holidays like July 4th and Memorial Day in style with these centerpiece ideas, decorating projects, ideas, links, and more!

Summer Decor- Project and Idea Pages for Summer Decor inYour Home
Whether the calendar says it or not, summer is here and it's time to add some summer decor to your home! It's time for some great home improvement projects, decorating info, and tips! See this page of fun summertime home decorating ideas.

Summer Decor- Project and Idea Pages for Summer Decor inYour Home
Whether the calendar says it or not, summer is here and it's time to add some summer decor to your home! It's time for some great home improvement projects, decorating info, and tips! See this page of fun summertime home decorating ideas. Page 2.

Summer Decor- Project and Idea Pages for Summer Decor inYour Home
Whether the calendar says it or not, summer is here and it's time to add some summer decor to your home! It's time for some great home improvement projects, decorating info, and tips! See this page of fun summertime home decorating ideas. Page 3.

Planning Your Kitchen
You'll have lots to think about as you begin planning your new kitchen. Find lots of ideas here. Page 2.

Designer Showhouse Listings -- Southeastern United States
Browse these listings for a decorator showhouse in your area. Most designer showhouses are open in April, May, and June, however a few events are also held in February in Florida or in Summer and Fall in the Northern U.S. states. Page 3.

Designer Showhouse Listings -- Midwestern United States
Browse these listings for a decorator showhouse in your area. Most designer showhouses are open in April, May, and June, however a few events are also held in February in Florida or in Summer and Fall in the Northern U.S. states. Page 4.

Designer Showhouse Listings -- Western U.S. and Canada
Browse these listings for a decorator showhouse in your area. Most designer showhouses are open in April, May, and June, however a few events are also held in February in Florida or in Summer and Fall in the Northern U.S. states. Page 5.

Decorator Showhouses- Fall Design Showhouses and Showcase Houses
It's fall showhouse season! Spring and Fall are the times to plan a visit to a local showhouse to see the very newest styles and colors for decorating. You'll be inspired, get ideas, and have a wonderful day supporting a local charity as well.

Decorator Showhouses- Fall Design Showhouses and Showcase Houses
It's fall showhouse season! Spring and Fall are the times to plan a visit to a local showhouse to see the very newest styles and colors for decorating. You'll be inspired, get ideas, and have a wonderful day supporting a local charity as well. Page 2.

Great Gift Ideas For Dad--From the Heart
Not many dads are eager to receive a tie for Father's Day. Get great ideas here to create a special Father's Day gift for Dad, one that he'll remember because it's straight from the heart.

Father's Day Special -- Fun Ideas Just for Dad's Day!
Find ideas to help celebrate Father's Day with these home improvement, centerpiece, decorating, and gift ideas!

Father's Day Table Decorations
Make Father's Day special with these fun and masculine table decorations you can make yourself.

More Centerpieces for Father's Day
Create a fun and special centerpiece for your Father's Day table this year! Page 2.

Dad's Day Centerpieces
Father's Day is coming up. Here are some creative centerpiece ideas for Dad that you'll have fun making with your kids. Page 3.

Wood Furniture- Things to Know Before You Shop for Wood Furniture
Before you go shopping for wood furniture, there are questions you should answer for yourself. Read here to learn what to look for and things you should know about construction, finish, and quality.

Mothers Day Special - Events, Flowers, Gifts, Teas
Celebrate Mother's Day in style with these entertaining, decorating, and gift ideas!

So You Think You Want to Redecorate!
Whether you've moved into a new home or an old apartment, you'll undoubtedly feel you want to change some things. It may be small changes or major remodeling. You'll find ideas on where to start and what to look for in this article from About's Guide to Interior Decorating.

What Will Have the Greatest Impact?
You may not be able to do a total makeover right away. Try to identify areas that will change the look the most without breaking your budget. Page 2.

Five Ways to Work with a Decorator on a Budget
Can you afford a decorator even if you are on a budget? There are actually many ways to work with a professional. Find five of them here!

Decorator Showhouses- Decorator Showhouse Listings for the U.S.
Browse these listings for information about decorator showhouses in your area. Most sponsors of showhouses hold annual or bi-annual events. You can use the resources to get information about this year's events.

Designer Showhouse Listings for the Northeastern USA
Browse these listings for a decorator showhouse in your area. Most designer showhouses are open in April, May, and June, however a few events are also held in February in Florida or in Summer and Fall in the Northern U.S. states. Page 2.

Bathroom Sink- Choosing a Bathroom Sink
A new bathroom sink can do a lot to freshen up a drab bathroom. With so many choices on the market in such a wide range of prices, the decision could be difficult. Read here about the many choices on the market and discover what will be the right choice for you.

Finding Decorating Ideas
With dozens of decorating reality TV shows on the airwaves you are sure to find one that uses styles and projects that may appeal to you. Get tips on finding decorating ideas and getting inspiration for your own home decorating projects .. Page 2.

Inspiration for Home Decorating
Where do you start a decorating project? When you do see things you like, be bold and ask for sources, recommendations, and advice. Most people are happy to share this information and you will have a place to start for your project. Page 3.

Decorating Ideas and Inspirations at Showhouses
One wonderful way to get decorating ideas is by attending a Designer Showhouse. These annual events are open to the public for several weeks to benefit a local charity, and offer lots of ideas, sources, and inspiration. . Page 4.

Cottage Style- Cottage Style Decorating
Cottage Style decorating has no distinct elements, but rather combines fabrics, colors, furniture styles, and accessories from wherever you can find them. Learn more about this comfortable style that can be used in many different settings.

Remodeling or Decorating the Bathroom
Remodeling or redecorating your bathroom can be a lot of work, but this very private space will be your haven. The information here will help you plan ahead, gather ideas, and be on the road to a wonderful new bathroom.

The Elements of Bath Remodeling
There are many things to think about when decorating or remodeling the bath. Read here to help make your list of things to plan for on this special project. Page 2.

Home Staging - Home Staging Do's and Don'ts
Home staging has become big business in the last few years, but the truth is, if you're selling your home you don't need to have it professionally staged. Home staging is something you can do yourself.

Romantic Decorating - Ideas for Romantic Decorating
Lighting candles and playing soft music aren't the only ways to add romance to a room. If you want to give your room a little romantic flair check out some of these romantic decorating ideas.

Outdoor Furniture - Where to Buy Outdoor Furniture
Outdoor furniture can be purchased at just about any furniture or home décor store. It seems as though more and more people are decorating outdoor rooms and the industry has responded by making outdoor furniture more readily available.

Flooring Ideas - Entryway Flooring Ideas
There are a few things to consider when considering flooring ideas for the entryway. You have to keep in mind that it's the fist glimpse people get of your interior and thus should set the tone for the rest of your home, but also it's a high-traffic area that sees a lot of comings and goings. It needs to be able to stand up to some abuse.

Winter Bed Linens- Keep Warm in Your Bed With Cozy Winter Bed Linens
There's nothing that determines a good night's sleep as much as your personal comfort and in the winter you need special winter bed linens to keep warm. This means a good mattress, safe conditions, and cozy bed linens. When temperatures get cool, you need to spend a bit of time figuring out how to get that perfect balance between warm and cool and heavy and fluffy. Learn all about bedding products available to make your night's sleep a good one, even in the chilliest weather.

Winter Bed Linens- Keep Warm in Your Bed With Cozy Winter Bed Linens
There's nothing that determines a good night's sleep as much as your personal comfort and in the winter you need special winter bed linens to keep warm. This means a good mattress, safe conditions, and cozy bed linens. When temperatures get cool, you need to spend a bit of time figuring out how to get that perfect balance between warm and cool and heavy and fluffy. Learn all about bedding products available to make your night's sleep a good one, even in the chilliest weather. Page 2.

Winter Bed Linens- Keep Warm in Your Bed This Winter With Cozy Winter Bed Linens
There's nothing that determines a good night's sleep as much as your personal comfort and in the winter you need special winter bed linens to keep warm. This means a good mattress, safe conditions, and cozy bed linens. When temperatures get cool, you need to spend a bit of time figuring out how to get that perfect balance between warm and cool and heavy and fluffy. Learn all about bedding products available to make your night's sleep a good one, even in the chilliest weather. Page 3.

Cleaning Supplies - Cleaning Supplies Every Home SHould Have
To keep your home looking its best it's important to clean regularly. Make sure you have these cleaning supplies on hand at all times.

Home Office Supplies - Essential Home Office Supplies
Once you've chosen the style of your home office and picked out all the fabrics and furniture you'll need to add all those little home office supplies that will make your workspace complete.

Entryway Storage - Simple Ideas for Entryway Storage
Even though it's a place in the home that desperately needs it, it seems as though most homes rarely have enough entryway storage. Even those that have coat closets can often still use more. So if your foyer is lacking in storage check out these ideas for creating an efficient and organized entryway.

Decorate a Room Online - All the Info You Need to Decorate a Room Online
There's so much great design advice on the Internet that it's become very easy to decorate a room online. From the best online room planners, to the top decorating websites, to the best stores for shopping online, we've got all the info you need to design and decorate your space without ever leaving the house.

Office Organization - Office Organization and Decorating Tips
When decorating a home office it's really important that it look like part of your home and not an office cubicle. Check out these office organization and decorating tips to keep it all in check.

HGTV's Design Star Reality Show Reaches 2007 Finale on September 16th
HGTV's Design Star television show has pitted designer-wanna-be's against each other, vying for their own TV show. Read about the finale and decide if you want to vote for your favorite.

Wallies® Chalkboards: Chalking It Up to Clever Solutions
Put up a Wallies® chalkboard instantly, almost anywhere you want one. Read about Wallies® newest product for wall decor.

Weddings- Make Your Wedding a Day to Remember
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Weddings- Make Your Wedding a Day to Remember
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Wedding Reception Decor- Coordinate Your Wedding and Reception Decor
The wedding reception is a wonderful celebration after your marriage ceremony. If you coordinate the wedding decor with the wedding reception decor, the whole day will look beautiful. Make any wedding reception special by decorating with beautiful centerpieces and thoughtful touches.

Wedding Flowers- Beautiful Wedding Flowers
For one of the most memorable events in your life, create elegant looks for flowers and bouquets with help from our article on

Wedding Flowers- Beautiful Wedding Flowers
For one of the most memorable events in your life, create elegant looks for flowers and bouquets with help from our article on

Sources for Wedding Flowers
If you're planning on doing your own flowers for your wedding, you'll need sources for the blooms. Learn where to find the freshest and most beautiful flowers for your bouquets and centerpieces.

Decorating Teen Rooms
Browse Teen Room resources to find interior decorating articles, information, sources, and links. Also get projects, photos, how-tos, and decorating tips.

More About Decorating Teen Rooms
More decorating ideas and sources for decorating teen rooms. Find articles, information, sources, projects, photos, how-tos, and decorating tips. Page 2.

Ideas for Teen Room Decor
Whether pre-teen or ready for dormitory living, teens love decorating. These project ideas and sources include lots of great tips with articles, information, sources, projects, how-tos, and decorating ideas. Page 3.

Thanksgiving Decorating Ideas
You'll want to bookmark this page of Thanksgiving articles, features, projects, and home decorating ideas!

Thanksgiving Decorating Ideas
You'll want to bookmark this page of Thanksgiving articles, features, projects, and home decorating ideas! Page 2.

Candles With Bows for Thanksgiving
Adding colorful bows to your candlesticks make them special for your holiday table.

Thanksgiving Centerpiece- Thanksgiving Centerpiece With Pillar Candles
Using only a few materials, you can make a decorative Thanksgiving centerpiece for your fall holiday table.

Design Centers and Merchandise Markets in the United States
If you're looking for resources for fabrics, furniture, and accessories that are out of the ordinary, you might want to check our list of design centers that are open occasionally to the public.

More Design Centers in the United States
If you're looking for resources for fabrics, furniture, and accessories that are out of the ordinary, you might want to check our list of design centers that are open occasionally to the public. Page 2.

Traditional Decorating Techniques
Combining elements of many decorating styles, Traditional Style decorating is a classic.

Decorating Tips from HGTV's Dream House 2008
The popular HGTV decorating show Dream House offers tips and decorating techniques for the new year and beyond.

Summer Outdoor Decorating- Summer Outdoor Decorating for Summer Outdoor Living
Enjoy summer more with our tips for summer outdoor decorating. Get outside and enjoy the wonderful weather and beauty of nature. Learn lots about making your outdoor living space enjoyable and comfortable in this article from About.

Summer Accessories- Change Your Accessories for a Summer Look
By making simple changes in pictures, candles, curtains and pillows, you can add summer splash to your home.

Summer Color- Freshen Up Your Home With Bright Summer Color
Read about how you can change the look of your home from winter to summer with simple changes of color.

Summer Style- Freshen Up Your Home with Summer Style
If you have a whole weekend or just an hour, you can make some changes to freshen up your home for summer.

The Art of the Table- The Art of the Table by Suzanne von Drachenfels
The Art of the Table is an authoratative book by Suzanne von Drachenfels about dining, the table, entertaining, food service, and tableware. Read our review of her book,

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.