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Paint Random-Width Stripes

An outdoor room’s beadboard walls become extra eye-catching when painted with random-width stripes

Photoshop Redo: From No Character to Classic

A boxy brick house from 1950 gets a timeless redesign

Photoshop Redo: A Handsome Homestead

A revamped garage, a metal roof, fresh siding, and upgraded entries give this 1930s farmhouse more-coherent charm

Photoshop Redo: From Dreary to Cheery Cottage

Practical upgrades give a little stone house a brighter outlook

Before and After Kitchen: Vintage Charmer

A 19th-century farmhouse finally gets the warm, period-style kitchen it deserves

Create a Well-Traveled Bedroom

Global textiles and storied furniture create a sophisticated sleep spot

Create an English Country Sitting Room

Re-create the relaxed vibe of a British weekend house—and an ideal spot for sharing a cuppa—with delightfully mix-matched textiles

A Modern Home for Lovers of the Great Outdoors

With its low-slung lines, streamlined interior, and openness to the outdoors, a refreshed 1955 house fully embraces its environs

Laundry Room - Potting Room Combination

These work spaces have a lot in common. Gardeners can make the most of a single room with a few tweaks

How to Combine a Home Office and Guest Bedroom

Install a murphy bed to make efficient use of the space