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 |2021-05-12T19:32:18+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

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 |2021-05-12T19:12:08+00:00April 16th, 2021|DIY Home Projects, 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 |2021-03-31T19:42:16+00:00March 30th, 2021|DIY Home Projects|0 Comments

The Easiest Way to Make a Stencil for Less than $2; Without a Cricut

How to Make a Stencil  Cully and I decided it was time to give our half bathroom a refresh.  Part of this journey included learning how to make a stencil for the feature wall. Rewind a few days before we started this project and you would find me browsing Pinterest and [...]

By |2021-03-17T21:05:05+00:00March 17th, 2021|DIY Home Projects|0 Comments

Woodworking 101 – Advice for Getting Started in Woodworking

How to Learn Woodworking  Discover how to learn woodworking step by step, coming from our own experience. It was June of 2010 and Cully and I just purchased our first home.  It was a 700 square foot condo that we had been renting for a couple of years.   We loved it [...]

By |2021-03-18T21:08:29+00:00March 12th, 2021|Creative Business, DIY Home Projects|2 Comments

How to Make Chalk Paint: The Ultimate Guide to DIY Chalk Paint Recipes

How to Make Chalk Paint  Painting outdated furniture and cabinets continues to be an increasingly popular DIY project.  Many are searching how to make chalk paint at home to help keep their project budget friendly. Since 2015 I’ve been giving facelifts to discarded furniture and have tried every DIY chalk paint [...]

By |2021-04-29T16:28:27+00:00March 3rd, 2021|DIY Home Projects, Products|0 Comments

Where to Find the Best Dog Friendly Laminate Flooring on a Budget

What are the Best Laminate Floors for Dogs?  Now living in our third fixer upper, we are all too familiar with DIY laminate flooring installation. Only difference is this time we have four dogs...with a combined weight of over 300 pounds.  Finding the best laminate floors for dogs was critical for [...]

By |2021-02-09T20:14:06+00:00February 9th, 2021|DIY Home Projects|0 Comments

The 4 Easy to Use Products that Clean Paint Brushes Flawlessly

How to Clean Paint Brushes  A quality brush is important for a silky smooth finish.  A premium price tag is often paired with said brush.  Knowing how to clean paint brushes will ensure many years of use and minimize unnecessary waste.  A silky smooth finish is especially important when painting your [...]

By |2021-04-29T16:32:04+00:00December 3rd, 2020|DIY Home Projects, Products|0 Comments
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