I don’t know about you, but I struggle to keep real plants alive. If you have a green thumb I need you to teach me all of your ways! But, until we can get together, I am over here faking people out with realistic looking faux plants. I’m sure you are thinking that in order for them to look good you are going to spend a ton on faux plants. But don’t worry! They have come a long way and there are so many options for faux plants for any budget.
While I was dreaming up ways to add more storage to our home, the hallway cabinet storage project was born. I have lovingly been calling it, “OPERATION: What Do You Do When You Need More Storage – You Build Your Own Dang Storage”. This is one of the many reasons why I love DIY. It gives us chances to find creative solutions that ultimately spark joy. And let me tell you, now that this DIY project is finished, it is sparking so much joy! If you are anything like me, you are also looking for ways to make more storage in your home. So, here’s my how to guide for my hallway cabinet storage reveal so that you can dream up something similar for your home.
Who doesn’t love a good comeback story…Am I right? Especially when you get to enjoy it every day. You know me, I’m talking about DIY here. There is just something special about breathing new life into something you already have to give it a new sense of purpose. And that is why I love Nieu products so much. Nieu cabinet fronts allow you to refresh the cabinets in your home without having to start from scratch.
Have you ever wondered what to do when you don’t have storage? We DIY-ers know…you make your own! I love building projects from scratch, but it is also totally fine to be resourceful in order to make things easier. Recently, I have been updating the hallway in my home to add storage cabinets. Come along with me to see my project. It is a storage cabinet DIY that anyone can do.
DIY can seem overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to be. You just need the tools (real tools and informational tools) to get started. Let’s take the stress out of DIY with tips that everyone needs to know.
Initially, you might not think that modern style and family comfort go together, but I am here to tell you they do. You can have sleek modern lines, mixed mediums, and a place where everyone wants to hang out. I am sharing my favorite functional furniture for families. It shouldn’t be a surprise that I have a lot of favorites, right?
Lots of us in 2020 had to adapt and make DIY classrooms in our homes. It is hard remembering back to that time. In fact, I am sure most of us have probably blocked it out. But, if anything, we got some really cool ideas from the need to get creative. For me, one of the first creative necessities was building an amazing wood desk for my son. Are you ready to see how I transformed $35 worth of wood into an affordable and stylish DIY wood desk?
What type of art do you like on your walls? Or is that why you are here….are you not quite sure? I love large-scale art on my walls. I’ve got everything from portraits to printables decorating my home, with lots of other things in between. So, I decided it was time to combine two of my loves, large-scale art and wood, to create some doable DIY wood wall art.
Summertime is all about being outdoors. That means we should enjoy where we are hanging out, right? My patio was nothing special, and if I am being honest, I didn’t enjoy hanging out there. I knew that had to change. So, I got my DIY skills going until I transformed it into a place I love to be. The biggest piece of my patio transformation was an outdoor slat wall. I want you to have a space that you love too, so I am sharing what I learned so you can create your own DIY patio slat wall.
Refreshing your walls is a great idea if you are looking to make a statement. Or, even if you aren’t looking to make a statement, refreshing your walls is a great option for creating some change in your space. There are so many techniques and textures to choose from: paint, skim coating, wallpaper, etc. But, I have to say that creating a wood-trimmed accent wall is my favorite way to refresh a wall. There is just something about working with wood that gives me life. That’s why I want to share 3 ways to make unique accent walls with wood trim so that you can breathe some new life into your space.