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Get fresh tips from the budget decorating guru, Betsy Helmuth. Each episode is packed with secrets the other pros don't want you to know. 

Betsy is an NYC-based designer, owner of Affordable Interior Design, and has been featured on DIY Network, NBC's "Today Show", HGTV, Lifetime, and more. She is the author of the best-selling book, Big Design, Small Budget. Get a signed copy of Betsy's book here


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Dec 29, 2015

BDSB fan, Audrey, has a lot of questions about making her new suburban house more cozy. When she wrote in, I couldn't help but think of "Little Shop of Horrors" and Audrey's dreams of an ideal home. Our fan's new place is far from Skid Row, and we are going to make it "Better Homes and Gardens"-ready on this...

Dec 22, 2015

Entryways get messy. Living rooms have to serve multiple functions. Big bedrooms are hard to maximize.  And playrooms get out of control. Betsy has cures for all the aforementioned ills in this show.

Dec 15, 2015

No matter the view from them, windows are dynamic pieces of art for your walls. Learn how to treat them as the lovely masterpieces they are in this week's episode.

Dec 8, 2015

Tis the season for festive living. From gifts for the design-lover to holiday decor in 5 minutes or less, Betsy shares her favorite ways to celebrate.

Nov 24, 2015

You have random design questions, and Betsy has answers. There is no topic too taboo, no query too questionable.  From home offices to renovations to shopping at Target, bring on the design dilemmas!