As you pass through your kitchen, you feel agitated and disappointed with your outdated surroundings. The heart of your home has perhaps been demoted to a less useful organ, like an appendix. It has progressed over the years from a one-dimensional room for cooking. Now it is in use for multidimensional cooking, socializing, coffee chats, wine tasting, and dinner party rooms. … [Read more...] about 4 DIY Tips For Updating Your Kitchen On A Budget
DIY has become the norm, and for good reason. Before starting any home upgrade project, a series of questions need to be answered. Arguably the biggest decision, however, is deciding whether to call a pro or take the DIY option. While the latter may seem quite daunting, it is the perfect solution in a host of different situations. Here are just four incentives for … [Read more...] about Why Try DIY for Your Next Home Improvement?
Last week, we talked about gardening trends that are a definite must for this new year. It was fun and definitely enlightening. But the simple truth is no one's going to march into the garden and start implementing those ideas right now. It's winter, snow abounds, the ground is frozen solid, and serious gardening is not in the cards. So, while we are waiting for the ground … [Read more...] about 7 Fun & Valuable Kitchen DIY Projects to Conquer This Winter
Can you help me decide on my next big DIY? You see, I live in a 50-year-old home. It's a great little house, built solidly, and situated out in the country with a great lot. However, it needs some updates. In fact, it needs a LOT of updates. RELATED POST: Funding Your Next DIY Project DH and I love being outside. Thus far, we've spent our energy on projects like … [Read more...] about Can you help me decide on my next big DIY?
Every season demands its own special decoration to highlight or emphasize its inherent characteristics. Autumn is no different and today we are going to check out 9 DIY ideas for decorating your patio this fall. A classic fall decoration combo is the pumpkin and mums duo. You know fall (and Halloween) is around the corner when you see those orange gourds interspersed with … [Read more...] about 9 DIY Ideas for Autumn Patio Decor