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FEEL-GOOD HOME
10 Friendly Furniture Pieces for a Comforting Home
Joanna Simmons | July 30, 2014 1

Comfortable? Check. Sociable? Check. These enduring favorites will be loved long after the fashion finds have had their day

DECORATING STYLES
10 Ways to Round Up Some Texas Style
Laura Gaskill | July 30, 2014

Get a Lone Star State feel minus the clichés with cool art, hipster vinyl and pieces with history to balance the look

MOST POPULAR
4 Obstacles to Decluttering — and How to Beat Them
Alison Hodgson | July 30, 2014 296

Letting go can be hard, but it puts you more in control of your home's stuff and style. See if any of these notions are holding you back

PRODUCT PICKS
Guest Picks: Gilding the Lighting
Ann Marie @ Twice Lovely | July 29, 2014 8

Get your subtle-shine fix with pendants, sconces and floor lamps in antiqued brass or other warm metals

GARDENING
Great Design Plant: Skylands Oriental Spruce, a Favorite Conifer
Jay Sifford | July 29, 2014 2

Brighten up a drab corner of your garden with Picea orientalis ‘Skylands’, a smaller spruce that a bird family might just call home

BEDROOMS
Designer Tips for Creating a Better Bedroom
Christine Tusher | July 29, 2014 9

In the dark about bedside lamps? Waffling over pillows at the store? Try these ideas for a more comfortable bedroom

COLOR
Duck Egg Blue, the Friendliest Color Around
Joanna Simmons | July 29, 2014 8

This appealing hue transcends trends, spans styles and gets along with many other colors. Could it be right for one of your rooms?

DINING ROOMS
Room of the Day: An Elegant North Carolina Dining Room
Becky Harris | July 29, 2014 9

Sophistication meets durability and easy-to-clean surfaces in a dramatic style-mixing space

PAINTING
Bulletproof Decorating: How to Pick the Right Kind of Paint
Fred Albert | July 29, 2014 23

Choose a paint with some heft and a little sheen for walls and ceilings with long-lasting good looks. Here are some getting-started tips

FEEL-GOOD HOME
Simple Pleasures: Scent and Memory
Laura Gaskill | July 29, 2014 28

Does baby soap fragrance make you bubbly, or a whiff of the ocean float your boat? Tap into sensory pleasures to stir up delicious feelings

FUN HOUZZ
40 Dogs Who Are Having a Way Better Summer Than You
Mitchell Parker | July 29, 2014 42

Houzzers share pics of their canine companions living it up — or getting down with relaxing — on warm days

ECLECTIC HOMES
Houzz Tour: A New Look for Former Student Digs
Natalie Wain | July 29, 2014 19

An ill-treated Victorian in England becomes a more open, extended and aesthetically appealing family home

DECORATING
Look Up and Dream: 11 Ideas for an Inspired Ceiling
Lisa Higgins | July 28, 2014 17

Think beyond the standard coat of paint, and make your ceiling pop with unexpected materials and glamorous finishes

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