Архив автора: Brigitt Earley

This Once Widespread Kitchen Feature is Rapidly Losing Popularity

When my husband and I moved into our home, we ripped up three layers of laminate flooring in search of the beautiful hardwood that filled the rest of the house. We got lucky—there it was, under layers and layers of white, faux brick, and green vinyl. Despite a few nail and staple holes, the floor was salvageable; we were thrilled and wondered why anyone would have ever covered such pretty, natural materials. (далее…)

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7 Big Bathroom Trends to Watch Out for in 2019

When you picture a bathroom, what do you see? I envision a fairly standard space—lots of white tile and a vanity with a few drawers and a cabinet. If it’s clean, modern, and functional, I’m largely satisfied. But according to the pros, the bathrooms of the future have much more to offer. Here, the biggest, most surprising bathroom trends you’ll see in 2019. (далее…)

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10 of the Cheap and Easiest Ways to Improve Your Home in 2019

While you’re thinking about resolutions, your mind may wander to your home: how will you make your house a better place this year? While a big project isn’t always feasible, you can still work within the existing framework of your space to transform your home into a better, more functional place. (далее…)

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6 Big Living Room Rules Totally Worth Breaking This Year

Because it’s the first space you walk into when you enter my home, my living room serves as a guest’s first impression of my space and sets the tone for the rest of the house. I put my heart and soul into decorating it, but months later something was still missing. It was a beautiful, neutral space, but one that lacked personality. So I set aside what I thought I knew about decorating and made a few riskier purchases—I had an antique wing chair covered in a seriously mod fabric and added an oversized pastel pink and blue oil painting to the main wall. Just like that, the space felt alive. So I wondered, what other decorating rules are just begging to be broken? Here, the experts weigh in. (далее…)

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Cheap Ways to Make Your Kitchen Cabinets Feel Totally New

I have one major complaint about my house: My kitchen is grossly outdated. I’m talking a brown ceramic sink and a refrigerator that was probably installed in the early ’70s, yet somehow still functions. Still, we’ve done our best to make the design atrocities work for the time being—a kitchen reno just isn’t in the budget yet. The first thing we did? Paint the chocolate brown cabinets white and replace the hardware with modern brass pulls. They were affordable fixes that made a world of a difference, but why stop there? Here, the pros share other inexpensive upgrades that give cabinets a much-needed facelift. (далее…)

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The 10 Best New Organizing Hacks We Learned in 2018

This year we discovered that it’s quite possible to make something out of nothing. This knowledge comes with a lot of power: It’s helped us be less wasteful, plus keep our homes spotless. Here are some of the best—and most useful—organizing hacks we learned. (далее…)

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Apartment Therapy’s 20 Best Cleaning Shortcuts of 2018

There aren’t many people who can honestly say cleaning a home is high on the list of preferred ways to spend time. So let us give you a special gift as we head into the new year: A list of 20 cleaning shortcuts everyone should know. There are no gimmicks here—just genius hacks that’ll keep your home sparkling all year long. (далее…)

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