Kitchen, Bath & More

Big Kitchens

Too much kitchen space? No such thing. Discover these spacious cooking centers.

Modern Farmhouse

Modern farmhouses have soared in popularity lately. These details give the distinct style its fresh appeal.

Kitchen Talk

These new floor plans feature outstanding kitchens, from super-sized islands to bright breakfast nooks.

Special Feature Kitchens

What does your dream kitchen include? Here's a collection of kitchens with special features to spark your imagination.


The essential features and dimensions of a well designed mudroom.

New Bath

Cheryl reports on the latest bath trends chronicled by the author of The New Bathroom Idea Book.

Bathroom radiant heat

Contractor Keny Grono explains the best way to warm up your bathroom.

Kitchen Islands

How to create the right island for your kitchen.

Kitchen& Bath Advice

David asks architect Maurice Levitch what he has learned from his many years of designing kitchens and baths.

Beyond Dining Rooms

How to plan your eating space, whether it's formal or more casual and multi-functional, with dimensions for tables, chairs, bar stools.

Oven & Range Advice

Longtime Food Editor Jerry Di Vecchio offers tips on selecting the right cooking appliances for your new home.

Vintage Built-Ins

The built-in furniture idea is older than you might think, and continues to inspire.

Multi-Generation Homes

Demand for new homes designed to meet the needs of more than a nuclear family is surging.

Master Bathroom Guide

How to make sure your new master bathroom maximizes space while containing the amenities you want.

Design Trends

Boyce identifies 5 hot home design trends, from an expanding desire for spa baths to an increasing interest in specialized storage.

Search by Rooms

Now you can explore house plans by browsing photos of key rooms like kitchens, great rooms and master baths.