Backyard makeover ideas to give your outdoor space a refresh

Backyard makeover ideas to give your outdoor space a refresh

Beyond the larger tasks of upgrading your patio with today’s trends or breathing life into your above-ground pool landscaping, sometimes you just want to make a quick and easy change that has a big impact on your outside decor. We tapped the experts to ask how they would refresh an outdoor space. As it turns

Yard art ideas: 12 ways to enhance your space with artworks

Yard art ideas: 12 ways to enhance your space with artworks

By adding backyard art ideas to your outdoor space you can create beautiful focal points that draw the eye to certain areas of your space. As backyards increasingly become extensions of our living spaces, look on the design of yours as you would an interior room, accessorizing it with sculptures or artworks as part of

82 Best Amazon Prime Furniture Deals During Prime Day 2022 to Upgrade Your Space

82 Best Amazon Prime Furniture Deals During Prime Day 2022 to Upgrade Your Space

Prime Day 2022 is officially here, which means some of the best Amazon Prime furniture deals and home decor scores we’ve seen all year. To simplify the madness that can occur when shopping over the 48-hour sale-athon, we’ve highlighted all of the home upgrades Prime members will need to design a Clever-approved space—starting with furniture

5 Landscape-Inspired Looks for a Vibrant Outdoor Space

5 Landscape-Inspired Looks for a Vibrant Outdoor Space

It’s almost cliché to say it—Mother Nature is impressive. From the red rocks of the nation’s deserts to the black sand beaches of Iceland, the world’s landscapes are the definition of awesome. And their singular beauty can inspire your own outdoor space. By tapping into the rich colors and dramatic textures of lush jungles or

Tips for creating an inviting outdoor entertaining space

Tips for creating an inviting outdoor entertaining space

Carmen Johnston, a Georgia-based garden designer and lifestyle expert, answered your questions on Thursday about designing an appealing outdoor space. She spent the pandemic creating lush backdrops for family living and entertaining that included plantings, flower beds and container gardens. Through her virtual business, Bespoke Garden Plans, Johnston collaborates with clients across the country to

10 Budget-Friendly Furniture Pieces That Will Instantly Upgrade Your Space

10 Budget-Friendly Furniture Pieces That Will Instantly Upgrade Your Space

You know you’re an adult when you realize just how much it costs to furnish a house (or even an apartment!). It’s certainly not cheap to deck out your home with stylish yet functional furniture, so we can’t blame you for opting for the sparse do-I-even-live-here? look. Still, now’s as good a time as any

July Fourth Party Tips for New Homebuyers Who Have Space to Entertain

July Fourth Party Tips for New Homebuyers Who Have Space to Entertain

The COVID-19 pandemic saw many homebuyers prioritizing square footage and outdoor space like never before. Some folks left the tight confines of the city for wide-open floor plans, while others refused to even look at a house that didn’t have an expansive backyard. More space means more room to entertain, and if you’re a new

9 Minimalistic Furniture Pieces to Refresh Your Space This Summer

9 Minimalistic Furniture Pieces to Refresh Your Space This Summer

Houstonians are used to summer’s daunting humidity, but this early-in-the-season, oppressive heat is making us want turn our backs to the outside world and make our own summertime magic at home. But after more than a year at home with our mismatched clutter of quarantine projects, it’s time for an interior-design update.