Ceiling-Mounted Curtain Tracks Open Up Possibilities (9 photos)

Curtains don’t have to hang from wall-mounted rods or tracks. Systems that attach to ceilings instead can make a huge difference in how curtains look, adding a sense of height and drama. They’re also practical if, for example, there’s little or no wall space above a window or door. See how a ceiling-mounted...

30 Creative Backyard Retreats From Around the Globe (38 photos)

Whether you need to house an aging parent, prefer a separate space for guests or crave a quiet spot of your own to write that bestselling novel, it may be time to reimagine your backyard. As these inspirational outbuildings from around the world reveal, backyard retreats come in all shapes and sizes....