Remodeling

Shopping for and Installing New Carpet

The craft room remodel is so, so close to being done. The carpet was installed last week and boy, oh boy! It looks fantastic! I'm not quite ready to give you...

The Very Best Carpet for Kids and Pets

Choosing carpeting can be a stressful decision. You walk into a carpet store and there are hundreds of choices! Talk about overwhelming. A few months ago, I attended a conference for bloggers....

Hanging House Numbers on Slanted Siding

One of the first things we noticed when we came to look at our new home was that it really needed new house numbers. Aztec flute man is not our style:

Landscaping in the Front Yard

We've been hard at work in the yard at the new house. I've never had to do much gardening before, but I have discovered that I love it! It's so satisfying...

The Tools You Need For Drywall Finishing

Drywall finishing. Have you ever done it before? We are on our second remodeling project that required new drywall and boy, have we learned a lot. Today I thought I'd share...

Botanical Photo Grid

If you follow me on Instagram, you may remember seeing a giant stack of picture frames I bought on super clearance a few weeks ago. They were half off the clearance...

Craft Room Progress

We've been hard at work in the craft room the last two weeks. While I was out of town, my husband and his brother did all the demolition (pics HERE), which...

The Pantry Project Reveal

I'm so excited to share the final reveal of The Pantry Project today! Okay, so we're not 100% done... we still need to add baseboards and crown moulding, but... I can't...

How To Build a Shelf Between Studs

I love the idea of making storage out of unused space, and one way to do this is to build a storage shelf between the studs in your wall. I knew our...

How to Build Pantry Shelving

Learn how to build strong and sturdy pantry shelving (or walk-in closet shelving or garage shelves) with this detailed tutorial. We've lived in our home for four months now, and we're finally...