Is Your House Ready For An Emergency? Take The Test…

Screen Shot 2015-03-16 at 9.04.58 PM

Are we prepared for an emergency? Check out where we stacked up when it comes to having emergency supplies around our house and learn how you can create an emergency stash of your own.

High Fivin’ Our Sponsors

Screen Shot 2015-03-16 at 9.03.41 PM

It’s September and we’re giving thanks to The Shade Shop & Lighting Gallery, The Natural Sleep Store and Name Your Design for helping keeping Young House Love up and running.

Reader Redesign: Row Row Row Your Walls


When Jamie sent us photos of her stunningly posh striped walls (inspired by our bathroom painting project) we had to share the amazing transformation. Here’s her letter: Just wanted to tell you “THANK YOU” and give you a big cyber-hug for inspiring me to get off my duff and add some “oomph” to my house. After seeing your altogether fabulous bathroom stripes, I’ve gone stripe-wild in my own house and it’s made all the difference. I did stripes in my bathroom – much like yours – then kept the love going by adding them to my master bedroom as well. Talk about textural eye candy! I just love them, and I love you for all

Tips For Traveling With A Dog (Hotels, Flying, & More)

Screen Shot 2015-03-16 at 9.01.18 PM

We’re breaking down all the travel tips that we’ve learned when it comes to flying, staying in a hotel, and even road-tripping with your pet. Dogs can be fabulous traveling companions, so here’s how we trained Burger to be the best little on-the-go companion he can be.

Reader Redesign: Paint & Paper = Wow


Amanda’s bathroom makeover is a huge reminder that paint can not only transform the walls of a boring old bathroom, it can also spiff up a seen-better-days wood vanity. And decorative drawer liners can be the icing on the cake.

That’s A Wrap


We just added a video tab under the header and it’s chock full of every last video we’ve made including road trip footage, DIY ideas, decorating lessons and more. You bring the popcorn and we’ll bring the action.

Ashley’s Design Dilemma


Ashley came to us for a custom mood board to freshen up her living room with clean-lined furnishings for a light and airy effect. See what we recommended for her major room makeover and maybe even steal some ideas right here.

Adding Fold-Down Wall Hooks For Clothes In A Nursery


We’re back with the latest nursery makeover and this time we added foldable hooks from Ikea to introduce function and sweetness to an entire wall on the cheap. Here are all the delicious deets.

Hotel Decor Inspiration (Part One)

Screen Shot 2015-03-16 at 8.53.55 PM

We enjoyed our stay at Hotel Preston so much that it inspired a video about all the inspiration that we uncovered. Nothing beats bringing home some posh hotel ideas to make your home even more inviting and luxe, so here’s what we liked best.

Painting Our Bedroom Ceiling A Soft Green Color


We did something that never occurred to us before a few weeks ago: we painted our masted bedroom ceiling! And it really made the crown molding pop while creating a soft and serene layered look that we love. Here’s how.