About Krista

Krista is a thrift store, furniture flipping junkie that lives on the Western Slope of Colorado with her husband, Cully. When not painting or working on her business, you can find her running around outside with her goofy great dane and energetic boxer -- both rescue pups.

Top 10 Must Have Electrical Tools and Equipment for Homeowners

Must have Electrical Tools and Equipment Welcome to week 4 of the One Room Challenge!  This week consisted of wiring the new bedroom and this post is all about the must have electrical tools and equipment. If you've ever had to get electric work done on your house, you know how [...]

By |2021-07-01T19:11:45+00:00May 27th, 2021|DIY Home Projects|0 Comments

5 Easy Steps to Building a Garage Partition Wall with Studs

Building a Garage Partition Wall  Welcome to week 3 of the One Room Challenge! This week we dive into building a garage partition wall.  Our complete framing process included building the: Garage partition wall,  Partition wall in the family room (that will be the new closets) Exterior wall (to close off [...]

By |2021-07-01T19:10:45+00:00May 21st, 2021|DIY Home Projects|0 Comments

Garage Demolition: Step by Step Process How we Deconstructed our Garage

Attached Garage Demolition  Welcome to week 2 of the One Room Challenge! This week we’ll walk you through the steps of our DIY garage demolition.  When thinking of home demolition, flashes of the most popular HGTV shows pop into my head. These shows make demolition seem like so much fun and [...]

By |2021-07-01T19:15:05+00:00May 11th, 2021|DIY Home Projects|0 Comments

Planning a Garage Conversion: The Ultimate Guide to Converting Your Garage into a Living Space

Planning a Garage Conversion  Here we go! Cully and I are planning a garage conversion; the biggest DIY makeover in our current house to date. We are thrilled to be a part of the One Room Challenge and we'll walk you through the process of our transformation over the next eight [...]

By |2021-05-12T19:20:12+00:00May 6th, 2021|DIY Home Projects|0 Comments

The 6 Best Heaters for Tent Camping – No Electricity Required

The Best Heaters for Tent Camping  Staying warm during winter camping can be a challenge, but it is possible when you use heaters for tent camping.   Living in Colorado, winter (and even early spring and late fall) camping can be miserable without the right tools to make the experience comfortable temperature [...]

By |2021-05-12T19:43:40+00:00April 26th, 2021|Products|0 Comments

How to Read a Tape Measure: Step by Step Guide

How to Read a Tape Measure If you are a DIYer, a woodworker, a seamstress, or any kind of home project extraordinaire, knowing how to read a tape measure is key to the success of most projects. Cully used to laugh at my inability to accurately read a tape measure. My [...]

By |2021-08-02T22:49:20+00:00April 16th, 2021|DIY Home Projects, Products|0 Comments

9 Best Pots and Pans for Gas Stoves – 2021 Cookware Set Buying Guide

9 Best Pots and Pans for Gas Stoves  With so many cookware choices, how can you tell if you are getting the best pots and pans for gas stoves?  Gas stoves are becoming increasingly popular, especially with those who are food savvy. Most Chefs prefer a gas stove over an elective [...]

By |2021-04-27T19:26:40+00:00April 12th, 2021|Products|0 Comments

The 8 Ways we Saved Over $1,200 by DIYing our Powder Room Makeover

DIY Half Bathroom Makeover On a Budget  It’s powder room reveal day! I’ll share with you all the details of our DIY half bathroom makeover on a budget and provide all the steps you need to take to do the same. When we moved into our home a little over a [...]

By |2021-04-02T18:07:42+00:00April 1st, 2021|DIY Home Projects|0 Comments

How to Paint a Faux Marble Table in 8 Easy Steps

Paint Marble Effect: A How to Guide to DIY Faux Marble Painting  My search to buy a new marble top dining table came to a screeching halt once I saw the price tag of $1,500+.  That was not in the budget, so a DIY paint marble effect project was born! I [...]

By |2021-06-09T19:13:35+00:00March 30th, 2021|Furniture | Cabinet Painting|0 Comments

4 Habitual Dog Behavior Problems Solved with this Online Dog Training

Online Dog Training  Come along as I share our experience with Brain Training for Dogs online dog training course. "There is no way we can take in a fourth dog"…ah, those famous last words.  Cully and I swore up and down “no more dogs”, but when faced with an adorable four-legged [...]

By |2021-03-25T15:44:56+00:00March 24th, 2021|Fur Babies|0 Comments
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