Latest from Elizabeth Mayhew

An easy way to put on a duvet cover, and other housekeeping tips worthy of going viral

Professional cleaners who have made it big on TikTok share their best advice and favorite products.
  • Jul 29, 2021

RV nomads give their best road-tested advice on outfitting a small space

When living in an RV or Airstream, you need to be mindful and efficient in setting up your tiny home.
  • Jun 22, 2021

What to know about renovating your kitchen during covid

Costs are high and waits are long, but these experts have tips for a smooth project.
  • May 25, 2021

After years of being the ‘it’ neutral, gray may be on its way out

Many people are turning away from the safe and ubiquitous color in favor of bolder, more saturated hues.
  • Apr 27, 2021

Dusting is the ultimate Sisyphean task. Here’s how to do it right.

Start at the top of a room, make microfiber your friend and other pro tips for tackling dust in your home.
  • Mar 24, 2021

Antimicrobial paint can kill bacteria on your walls. But you probably don’t need it to.

New technology from Sherwin-Williams and PPG promises germ-free surfaces.
  • Feb 24, 2021

The hottest decorating trends for 2021 aren’t trendy at all — and that’s the point

Comfort and versatility have replaced specific colors and patterns on people’s decorating wish lists.
  • Feb 2, 2021

5 ways to chase the bad 2020 vibes out of your home

We could all use a fresh start for the coming year, whether it’s a new paint color or storage space for our pandemic purchases.
  • Jan 7, 2021

Symbol of 2020 angst or sophisticated style choice? What to make of black Christmas trees.

Although it may seem like a fitting choice for a year dominated by a pandemic and economic strain, those who use black trees see them as anything but dark and dreary.
  • Dec 8, 2020

Captivated by bold tile on social media? Here’s what to consider before committing to the look.

Experts discussed how they used tile in unusual colors or geometric patterns in their own homes.
  • Oct 29, 2020