How to Design a Sleek, Modern Bathroom (17 photos)

While modern style is not for everyone, those who like it appreciate the beautiful simplicity of sleek, minimalist furnishings and clean surfaces. And this look works especially well in a bathroom. Whether your whole home is a modernist’s fantasy or you just want to dabble in this style for your dream...

How to Avoid Dryer Fires During the Holidays (4 photos)

With the holidays around the corner, we can look forward to snow, hot chocolate and cozying up indoors with extra blankets and sweaters. But many of our favorite things about the holidays can have negative effects on dryers, heightening the risk of sparking a fire. Here are five dryer-safety concerns...

A Buyer’s Guide to Kitchen Counter Seating (9 photos)

Counter seating is popular in modern kitchens, which inevitably raises the question of what stools to pair with your work surface. Since kitchen stools often get more use than dining chairs, they need to be sturdy, good-looking and just the right height. And although buying a few good...