4th of July is right around the corner and summer is the peak season for backyard barbecues, graduation parties, and warm weather celebrations. If you’re planning (or thinking) about hosting a party this summer, you’re probably trying to get your backyard ready! People get so focused on preparing the food and drinks, they sometimes forget to decorate and care for their backyard. I have some tips to get your backyard celebration ready in time for the 4th of July!
During my most recent DIY project, I transformed my awkward nook into a beautiful electric fireplace feature wall! I took tons of inspiration from different designs and aesthetics to achieve this space! A fireplace is a focal point to a room, so how you decorate your mantel really matters. Even though I chose to add very minimal décor onto my mantel, I believe that this space is versatile enough to add all kinds of décor. I have rounded up a couple different styles so you’re bound to find something that fits your style!
The latest area of my home I have been working on is my bedroom. My whole goal is to create a peaceful spot just for me and I could not be happier with how everything is turning out! My most recent project in this space was transforming an awkward nook into a beautiful electric fireplace feature wall. It has been a really fun project! I’m sharing the steps for this electric fireplace DIY with custom surround so that you can have one too!
5 Outdoor DIY Projects to Transform Your Space
If you’ve been following me for a while, you know how much I love a good DIY project. After all, there’s nothing better than the satisfaction of looking at a finished home project knowing you did it yourself! I’ve taught myself how to do so many things inside my house. From remodeling my kitchen to creating an awesome playroom, to even bringing in a little magic to my dining room for Thanksgiving– I’ve done it all. But have you ever thought about how many fun things you can build outside? I’ve gathered my favorite 5 outdoor DIY projects to transform your space and I’m sharing them here today.
It’s been a long time coming, but it’s finally reveal time for this fireplace! This was such a fun One Room Challenge so let’s show you some good before and afters shall we? (my last One Room Challenge was the Green Room ) I hope you’ve been having fun following along on @angelarosehome . Now let’s admire this fireplace!!!!
I finally figured it out guys. This is life changing. I figured out a way to DIY a cement look fireplace for less than $100…and it isn’t a faux finish. All contractors quoted me $2,000 to $3,000 for their finishes, and so I am thrilled with the way this turned out. Okay, now let me help YOU achieve this finish also. And follow along with me @angelarosehome (Don’t you just love the One Room Challenge?)