Category: DIY

5 ways to refresh your home for the holidays

(BPT) - Tis the season for festive holiday gatherings with family and friends. Whether hosting your first or fifteenth celebration, you want your home to be ready to impress. Here are five simple ways to make sure your home is merry and bright for the ...

Deck the Halls and the Outdoors for the Holidays

When it comes to Christmas decor, the sky’s the limit! Nichol Naranjo was able to think outside of the box and take advantage of a few Home Depot products to demonstrate how holiday decor can easily extend to your patio area. Christmas is quickly coming upon us! I don’t know about you but I love... The …

4 home upgrades that are good for the environment

(BPT) - Consumers today are more mindful about the environmental impact of everything they do, from driving and traveling to energy usage in their homes. Fortunately, there are a few simple steps homeowners can take to save energy and help the environm...

How to protect your most valuable asset

(BPT) - If you're like many Americans, your home may be your most valuable asset. That's why it's so important to protect it with homeowners insurance. Plus, it's probably a requirement of your mortgage. Setting up your coverage the right way starts wi...

5 tips for stress-less holiday cleaning

(BPT) - Each year, the holiday season brings a flurry of entertaining. From hosting a houseful of out-of-town relatives to formal sit-down dinners to impromptu get-togethers, chances are your schedule — and your home — is brimming with acti...

Tips to prepare your home for winter weather

(BPT) - No matter where you live, there are bound to be weather challenges this winter. Your home may suffer damage, minor or major, from the onslaught of colder weather, along with wind, heavy rain, ice storms or even major snow systems. This can affe...

Festive Outdoor Christmas Decorations

Check out this effortless, festive outdoor Holiday look by Laura Tusken of Inspiration for Moms. This quick, easy and low-budget outdoor home decor will have your home lighting up the block. One of my favorite Christmas childhood memories is driving around town to look at the homes decked out in Christmas lights. My dad, mom,... The …

A Ritzy Family Christmas Gathering

Hosting your entire family for the holidays can be very exciting. Rashida Banks of Rashida Banks Blog was able to take advantage of a few The Home Depot products, showing how to make your space feel cozy and festive for your family during the holidays. We’re hosting Christmas for the first time in years. I... The …

Traditional Nostalgic Christmas Tree

For many, the holiday season is about family and those traditions that evoke nostalgia and snap us into the spirit of Christmas. Ashley Thurman of Cherished Bliss was able to share the simple but timeless tradition of decorating a tree by picking up a few vintage-inspired Home Depot products and showcase her holiday style. Every... The …

Smart homes aren’t smart without fire sprinklers

(BPT) - Today there are many automated options that make homes more comfortable, energy efficient, cost-effective and safe. Typically referred to as smart home technology, these features may include automating control of items such as lighting, tempera...

2020: The year of the home improvement

(BPT) - A new year is an opportunity to bring fresh life into your home through renovations, both large and small. Want an updated kitchen? A patio addition? New floors? Every homeowner has a different vision for their space, so make 2020 the year your...

Luxurious Holiday Decor

Rashida Banks of Rashida Banks blog was able to take advantage of a few Home Depot products available in store and online to show how to create a luxurious holiday decor space this season. There’s something about equal play of mixed metals on a tree that is so luxurious. Blacks, browns, bronze, and polished nickel... The …

Festive Christmas Porch in Under 20 Minutes

What do you do when you want to showcase your Christmas spirit but don’t have much time? Arin Agase of Happily Inspired was able to take advantage of a few festive Home Depot products, getting her home holiday ready in just 20 minutes. Hi there! Arin Agase here, Chicago based lifestyle blogger, mama and holiday... The …

Christmas Decor Inspiration

With the help of The Home Depot, Julianna Christensen of Blush and Camo shopped online and ushered in the holiday spirit by creating a new, festive space in their home. I’m so excited to partner with The Home Depot and take on the #HomeDepotStyleChallenge. Today, I’m sharing how I styled a few gorgeous pieces from... The …

5 fire safety tips to follow this winter season

(BPT) - Heating, cooking, decorations and candles all contribute to an increased risk of fire during the winter months. According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), home fires occur more in the winter than in any other season. As the s...

The most craftable time of the year

(BPT) - When you’re shopping for all the DIYers, crafters and makers in your life this holiday season, there are many ways to encourage their creativity and show that you “get” them — which they’ll remember for years to co...

Tips to Refreshing Bedding and Towels in Your Home

Finding new bedding and bath textiles can be a fun task. Leslie Saeta from My 100 Year Old Home was able to take advantage of Home Depot’s bedding and bath product offerings to refresh her space. Finding bedding and bath towels that you love is often a daunting task. Imagine what it is like when you... The …