Sherwin-Williams' New 2018 Color Collection of the Year Is Out of This World

This year, we've reached a whole new level of obsession with outer space. For starters, Mars will be at its brightest from July 27 to July 30 when it comes closest to Earth — looking the best it ever has in 15 years. Also on July 27, the blood moon will make a very special appearance. This year, it'll be the longest lunar eclipse of the century. For space aficionados, this is an incredibly exciting time to step outside, tilt your head back and look up at the night sky. But when all is said and done, what then? To fill the void, here’s a simple solution: bring the outer space indoors....

How to Clean 9 of the Toughest Spots Around the House

What’s the one spot in your home that you dread cleaning the most? Maybe it’s the toilet, or the greasy stovetop, or that moldy shower curtain. If the mere thought of these dirty, grimy messes is making you cringe, don’t worry, we’ve called in reinforcements. To figure out the best way to clean these tricky areas, we asked Debra Johnson, home cleaning expert at Merry Maids, and Donna Smallin Kuper, a certified home cleaning technician and author of Cleaning Plain & Simple, for their professional advice. Armed with their best tips and tried-and-true tools, these problem spots will sparkle in no time....

Smart IKEA Hack Dog Lovers Will Appreciate

I am a 26-year-old PhD student living with my four-year-old Belgian Malinois named Deacon. I live on fellowship/stipend from teaching undergraduate classes at my university, so I end up DIY-ing and/or IKEA-hacking a lot of home decor (my kitchen island, my bed, my couch, my bookshelves...). I love cleanliness and order, and picked my apartment primarily because of the view (29th floor in the heart of downtown looking right at the Dallas Pegasus) but also because it had a great footprint at 750 square feet and was just under budget. I love my place—especially now that I've had time to settle in......