Houzz Stories


June 23, 2017

Details that Count: 11 Designer Secrets to Work Into Your Kitchen

Remodeling? See a designer’s suggestions for rollout pantries, tray storage, cabinet depth, corner sinks and more

May 29, 2017

Details that Count: 17 Designer Tips for a Great Kitchen

Get ideas for camouflaging your outlets, adding task lighting and avoiding common kitchen annoyances

April 21, 2017

Where to Hide the Kitchen Compost Bin

Enriching your soil doesn't have to mean staring at a countertop pile of decomposing food scraps

March 16, 2017

Kitchen Decisions: Where to Place Your Cabinetry Hardware

Does it go in the middle of the drawer, on the edge or nowhere at all? Get advice on where to put the knobs and pulls

February 23, 2017

Bring Sophisticated Drama to Your Room With Warm Metallic Tiles

Today's metal tiles in gold, bronze, copper and soft gray add luxuriousness and warmth

December 28, 2016

Windowless Kitchen Sinks: Looking Beyond the (Lack of a) View

Does your sink need a focal point? Here are 12 ideas for creating visual interest where you scrub your pans.

November 29, 2016

Undermount Sink? Our Guide to Placing Holes for Accessories

With an undermount sink, you decide where to put the faucet and accessories. These guidelines can help.

November 25, 2016

When Bigger Is Better: The Dramatic Look of Large-Format Tiles

With fewer grout lines, this versatile material brings a seamless appearance to walls and floors.

October 23, 2016

Design With an Edge: Leather Tiles for Floors and Walls

Leather tiles can warm up a floor or a wall, providing a fun design element. Best of all, they can be swapped in and out on a whim.