How To Build It

PRACTICAL TIPS FOR HOME IMPROVEMENT DIY-ERS AND CRAFT ENTHUSIASTS

2019 Interior Paint Prophecy

I’m gazing into my crystal ball…I’m gazing into my crystal ball…and I see new paint colors in my home for 2019! I haven’t painted my living room in a few years, and I’m eager to make a drastic change to my space, I just don’t know what to do yet! I want something hip, something … Read more

Basement Remodel Ideas

When we first moved into our home, our basement was our least favorite area of the house. Though it was fully finished, it just felt too cold and foreboding down there to hang out. After a few years of avoiding our basement, my husband and I decided to overhaul the whole thing and make it … Read more

Into The Woods: Tiny Cabins

I’m not going to lie. There have been several points in our lives where my husband and I have considered selling everything and going to live in a tiny cabin instead. While we’ve never actually done so, we hope to make it happen sometime in retirement. However, what’s more surprising to me is that my … Read more

Optical Illusion: Tips To Make Your Ceiling Look Higher

There’s something about a tall ceiling that just makes your home LOOK gigantic, airy, and open. Unfortunately for some of us (myself included), our homes weren’t built to support high ceilings! Instead of going through a pricey remodel of your home to create vaulted ceilings of your own, these tips will help you fake the … Read more

Tips And Tricks To Help Your House Weather Winter

Yesterday we woke up to over fifteen inches of fresh snow in our backyard. We had the first snow day in almost a decade yesterday! However, all of this winter weather can be hard on your home.  It’s important to help your house weather the winter without having to accommodate for any costly repairs. Use … Read more

Tips To Repair Cracks In Your Driveway

I’m known for being a bit of a perfectionist. I love it when every aspect of my home looks neat, orderly, and completely intentional. So when I discovered a few major cracks one morning on my driveway, I knew I had to come up with a fix. and quick! Those cracks were driving me crazy … Read more