more about: Kitchen

5 genius tricks for small-space living

In a compact living space, each piece of furniture should earn its keep. These ideas—including adjustable tables, sliding bookcases and nesting and expanding furniture—make the most of small-space living.

Links we love: Putting on the glitz

Raise the bar in your home this year with these inventive (and affordable!) ways to add some glam to your decor: How to make inexpensive furniture look like a million bucks. 10 garages gone glam. Get the look of a stunningly renovated cabin kitchen. DIY transformation: Boring to dazzling chest of drawers.

Links we love: Wall wow factor

Think of a room as a space with four blank canvases. Here are some fabulous ways to dress up your walls:

Links we love: Dos and don’ts

Helpful tips for clever swaps to make when pampering your home—or yourself: 9 home decor items to not splurge on. Instant kitchen backsplash / genius decorating hack: heat- and stain-resistant wallpaper. A durable home filled with tricks for staving off the wear and tear of a large family. Make the best fries ever without using a ton of oil.