Kitchen, Bath & More

Unique Kitchen Islands

Some of the many functions that a well designed kitchen island can perform.

Home Building Update

The kitchen is coming together for blogger Laura Fowls, who is building a new home with her husband Mike and other family members.

Hardworking Bathrooms

How to make compact bathrooms work harder and feel larger.

Top Kitchen Island Plans

Five ways to configure your kitchen island -- from recent plan sales.

Touchless Toilet

3 innovatiove new products and designs for the bathroom.

Kitchen Checklist

Ten questions to answer before you select or design the plan of your dream kitchen.

Kitchen Island Tips

A veteran architect shares his strategies for marrying function and style.

Pantry Ideas

Julie Carlson shows a wide range of compelling approaches to the classic English larder (or pantry).

Home Libraries

Katherine Salant explains the difference between library and home office.

Spa-Style Bath

How to create a master bath that feels like a spa in 150 square feet.

Small Bath Steam Shower

Replacing an old tub with a steam shower and updating vanities rejuvenated this bathroom.

Laundry Rooms

Convenient locations for the laundry/utility room in your new home.

Cool Kitchen Products

More news from the Home Builder/KBIS show, from sliding cabinet doors to new color palettes.

New Kitchen Products

New kitchen products and prototypes launched at the 2014 Home Builder/Kitchen & Bath Show in Las Vegas include "Freedom Induction" cooktops from Thermador and wireless charging counters from Dupont Corian.

HOWIE WINNERS

Announcing the six winners in the 2014 Houseplans.com Design Awards -- the HOWIES.

Bathroom Trends

Bathtubs are disappearing, according to a new survey by Houzz, the home remodeling and design website.