How to Repair and Prevent Doorknob Holes in Walls

Does someone in your house – perhaps a young someone – tend to throw open doors with reckless abandon? Or maybe the door just bangs against the wall because you don’t have a good door stop in place. More than likely, this has caused a hole in your wall from the doorknob hitting it. If this […]

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Deck Out Your Guest Room to Give Visitors a Warm Welcome

Make your guests feel welcome by setting up an extra-special space for them. It’s important to keep it simple so everyone from your mom to your old college buddies will feel at home here. Your crash pad will shine with these easy tips. The keys to success are new bedding, lovely candles, a neat little collection, and […]

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5 Features That Make a Home Great for Entertaining

The holidays are right around the corner, which means the next couple of months are prime time for celebrating with family and friends. No matter the size of your home, introducing just a few easy elements can transform it into an entertaining haven. From warm mood lighting to intimate seating, making your home comfortable and inviting will […]

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Set a Fabulous Table for Fall

Fall’s whimsically shaped produce and bold-hued foliage offer fantastic inspiration for your seasonal decorating. See two gorgeous and budget-friendly options for setting a stunning table for fall entertaining. Don’t miss out on the next Zillow video! Subscribe today to see the latest.  Design resource guide Canvas drop cloth, Lowe’s, $22 Artichoke and beet tea towels, Foxy & Winston, […]

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The Magic of Division

Division is one of the coolest magic tricks a gardener can pull off. It involves digging up a single plant, breaking it into two or more pieces, and replanting them to multiply all by themselves – until you decide to divide again. So, really, plant division is multiplication. (Mind blown.) Why and what to divide […]

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11 Fall Maintenance Tasks to Do This Weekend

By Shannon Ireland Scents of pumpkin spice lattes and warm apple cider have started to fill the air, sweaters populate the fronts of closets, and trees prepare to unveil the full extent of their beauty by changing leaf colors from green to vibrant hues. But before you cozy up with a fleece blanket and your […]

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Tackling the Top 10 Home Organization Issues

As we face down the last couple of months of the year, it’s important to get organized now so you can reduce your stress and current clutter before the influx of holiday parties and gift-giving begins. Use my tips to tackle some of the most common home organization complaints, so you can breathe more easily from […]

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Getting Your Home Ready for Trick-or-Treaters

At summer’s end, once school is back in session, many of us start looking forward to Halloween. It’s a holiday adults can enjoy as much as kids. But, homeowners do have one serious obligation on this fun night: If you expect trick-or-treaters, you must make sure the path to your door is a safe one. […]

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