more about: home design

6 ways to kid-proof your home

Writer and blogger Jody Brettkelly has four kids, so when it comes to designing with tough materials, she’s an expert. She shared the three most important tips she learned while remodeling her Oakland home, plus her top six near-invincible fabrics, floors, and stone.

Bag of tricks

This week, we’re all about surprising ways to spruce up your space:

Ask the Expert: Erika Woelfel on Choosing Paint Colors

We asked Erika Woelfel, director of color at Behr Paints, for her expert advice on your paint color dilemmas.

Links We Love: Turn your house into a Haven

Forget a weekend away. Make your home into a relaxing escape to unwind after a long week.