When your home is the last thing on your miles-long to-do list, we know firsthand that rooms go bare, parties go unhosted, and overall sense of discomfort ensues. And that's no fun for you, or for us (hey, we like coming to house parties, okay?).To remedy all of that for you, we've tapped Nate Berkus (and his brilliant team) to give us some nifty (and quick!) secrets to get your habitat haute in no time flat. After all, we know from the Big O, as well as his addictive NBC show, that the always-jovial Chicago-based designer has an unparalleled eye (and a lot of celeb clients) when it comes to amping up the old abode. So click on through for his tips and tricks, and then go ahead and address that invite. We'll be waiting.