Hubby had his heart set on a show-stopping floor for the garage, so after a lot of research and review reading, we decided to stick with what we know and stain the floor. In the last One Room Challenge, we added a thin concrete layer to our subfloor and stained it a gorgeous aqua color.
Do your shutters make you shudder? I know mine did. I had fantasies of ripping them off and throwing them away. However, when I went to remove them, I learned that the siding was faded so it looked different under the shutters. Then I had plans to make new shutters out of wood. But you
In our last home, we lived in a neighborhood with an HOA. We were only allowed to use 1 of 8 approved front door colors, which we still had to get permission to change a month in advance. When we moved, I vowed to paint my front door whatever color I wanted, when I wanted.
12 ways to save money on home improvement projects. DIY isn’t always cheap, so it’s important to make the most of your budget! With several large home projects in our near future, saving money on home improvement has become very important to us. The more we save, the more we can do! Look, we all
Our charging area resembles a plate of spaghetti: cords everywhere. With several devices phones and other devices that need to charged daily, we needed to add more USB chargers to the house. I’ve had my eyes on a USB outlet since they first came out. The price has dropped significantly on them and now I
Last summer, I painted my bathroom floors. They were a horrid shade of beige and were such a bummer to look at. I could have waited until we had the time and money to do it right, but sometimes you just want the ugly gone NOW. This was one of those times. So while my
Love it or hate it, you have to admit that shiplap adds a nice texture to boring walls. So many of us buy homes that lack the special details we crave. Adding wood trim is a great way to add interest to a room. This budget friendly shiplap technique will give your room the character
I reached my wit’s end last weekend. Our well pump was on the fritz, every DIY project that I had attempted all week was a failure and it was hot. The well being out was the worst. No well means no water. There’s just something about no water that makes your house feel broken. And
While I was planning my sunroom, I was searching for unique countertop options. All that I knew was that I wanted them to be shiny. I ran across Countertop Epoxy on pinterest and was immediately smitten. The countertops shown were amazing and shiny and so cool. I knew immidately that I wanted to use the product! Today,
Sometimes in DIY, you have to take a chance. The only way that I agreed to rip up the old tile in the sunroom, was if I could do my dream floor. That meant aqua stained concrete floors. So, we had to figure out how to resurface our floor with concrete because out sunroom has crawl