Concrete floors can be very handy, but “as-is” they’re not very visually appealing. Staining is one way to make your concrete floor look beautiful and furniture-worthy. The process is lengthy, but relatively simple. Here are some ideas to stain your concrete floor.
Wanting to install a concrete floor in your home? It is totally possible to do it yourself! Here is a summary of what the process entails: (for the complete tutorial go here.) There are also a few great looking concrete floor ideas, as well, near the end!
Brick pavers make for beautiful, classic-looking patios. With a little instruction and some friends willing to help with the manual labor, you can lay your own brick paver patio. Here is a look at what the process basically entails:
Dressing up an old room with a ceiling fan is a great route to go. Ceiling fans can also help save on your utilities. For starters you need to hang a metal outlet box from the ceiling, this metal outlet box needs to be able to support the entire weight of the fan. This can
Picking a paint color can be a difficult task, especially if it is a main room in your home. But before I get into tips for picking colors, remember that you can purchase small sample cans of paint at most paint stores for very little money and cover a small area to get a real
I will openly admit, I have a tendency to be VERY functional when it comes to furniture. I think it comes from my mechanical engineering background. I ignore the artistic nature and focus only on its structural integrity. Lucky for me, my wife has exposed me to the idea of using our furniture as artistic
This is a project I really love doing. There are a couple reasons, first of all, it is not very difficult changing out baseboards, it is a very forgiving project, the walls are rarely straight and the joints never seem to come together in reality like they do on the DIY channels, but if you