Make the most of your outdoor space by maximizing space and design.
One room can instantly become two with these stunning room dividers. Creating a functional space, especially if you're low on square footage, is no easy feat. A simple, cost-effective, and non-committal solution is the addition of one of the best room dividers, courtesy of our latest Small Spaces issue.
Sofas for small spaces are the unsung heroes of studio apartments, little bedrooms, and petite living rooms. "Look for pieces that can serve multiple purposes, such as a sofa bed or ottoman with storage when you’re trying to maximize a small space," New York-based designer Becky Shea tells House Beautiful. When it comes to the sofa itself, California native Sarah Rosenhaus reveals the key features to look for.
Whether you're looking for the best couch for watching TV or napping or a stylish and sophisticated sofa for entertaining guests, there are plenty of options for just about any preference and budget. The fiber scientists and engineers in the Good Housekeeping Institute Textiles Lab evaluate sofas of all kinds — from spacious, comfortable sectional sofas to sleeper sofas to affordable couches and beyond — to find the best models for every type of home.
On this list you'll find some common houseplants whose names you already know (they’re tried and true for a reason), but you'll also discover a few lesser-known gems that will delight you. Whether you have north-, south-, east-, or west-facing windows (or no windows), our indoor plant lighting guide will take out the mystery. If you have furry friends, be sure to check out our collection of cat- and dog-friendly houseplants too.
It can almost pass for a piece of decor.
Shop these low-light, pet-friendly and easy-care tall indoor plants to brighten up your home, including the living room, bedroom and office. A beautiful indoor plant can dress up any room by adding color, texture and dimension to the space. While you can't go wrong with succulents and other small houseplants like spider plants, a tall indoor plant can offer a different level of visual impact.
Sotheby's International Realty has recently placed Joan Didion's Upper East Side apartment on the market for $7.5 million. Calling all Joan Didion fans: After her remarkably popular estate sale in 2022, the late writer's former Manhattan apartment has officially gone on the market for $7.5 million. In fact, this space served as the backdrop for Didion penning The Year of Magical Thinking, Didion's transformative tome that chronicled the aftermath of her husband's passing in 2003.
A European tiny home's unique shape and storage hacks made it more impressive than tiny homes in the US, according to Insider's reporter.
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