Sunset Makeover: 5 Ways to Go Dark and Dramatic with Paint

Moody, mysterious, and a total game-changer for your home, dark paint is considered a bold choice for interiors. But as this living room from Sunset’s 2014 Idea House proves, a deep shade is more versatile than you’d think. In honor of ATG Stores‘ #50StatesofPaintContest, here are five spaces that are anything but somber.

Giveaway: Wylie Hose Reel from BOXHILL

Nobody should put their hose in a corner… or if they do, it should at least look pretty. 

Sunset Makeover: 5 Stunning Ideas for Outdoor Rooms

Summertime, and the living is easy…especially if you’re lucky enough to have an outdoor room to call your own. The best ones, like the backyard lounge pictured here at Sunset’s 2014 Idea House, take a simple, almost primal idea (warmth!) and make it an integral part of the design. Here, five commandments to consider for the outdoor living space of your dreams.

13 big ideas for smaller patios

Expansive patios with built-in outdoor kitchens, fire pits, fountains, bars, living room-style furniture and even big TVs seem to dominate articles about backyard decor. That leaves some of us with smaller patios throwing up our hands with no idea of what to do with our petite spaces. But there’s a charm to these small, sometimes awkwardly shaped patios that those […]