Sergey05/iStock When shopping for wood furniture, floors, or other home furnishings, you might see that some of the real bargains are made from MDF board. So what is MDF board? MDF, which stands for “medium-density fiberboard,” looks like real wood cut straight from a tree, but is actually recycled pieces of wood pressed together with adhesive under conditionsContinue Reading

Getty Images The feeling of house shame—sometimes also called “housebarrassment”—is precisely what it sounds like: a deep sense of discomfort when it comes time to introduce your home to others. Whether it’s about the tidiness of your home or the newness of the furnishings, house shame, much like body shame,Continue Reading