Buying new furniture for your home? There’s a lot to consider when purchasing furnishings from the way they look to the practical features of each item. Here are some of the main factors to consider when investing in these pieces. Consider These Six Things Before You Shop for New Furniture Don't leave home without considering these things, first. 1 - What’s your … [Read more...] about Don’t Shop for New Furniture Without Reading These 6 Tips
A friend or a relative calls to inform you they are in the area and would love to drop by, presumably to check on you, ask about your welfare, or just engage in a simple chat. And just like that, panic sets in! Why? Your house is not exactly presentable. Everywhere's looking cluttered; there are toys on the floor, unwashed dishes in the sink, and let's not even talk about the … [Read more...] about How to Speed-Clean Your Home in 20 Minutes Tops!
Purchasing comfy and elegant beds for your pets can be quite expensive. Moreover, it's totally not worth it if Mr. Fluffy decides he doesn't like it. In fact, let's be honest: Pets can be very picky and fussy. Of course, you could shell out some major cash to keep Oscar in comfort. But instead, why don't you spend time this coming weekend to build a stylish pet bed for … [Read more...] about 9 Stylish DIY Pet Beds for Your Dog or Cat
You may pass on furniture restoration projects because you don't know how to re-cover a chair cushion. Actually, it's an easy task. Follow our How-To Guide and just 10 easy steps, you can have a freshly reupholstered seat for your chair. It may take a couple of tries to get it just right. But it's like any new skill. It takes just a little practice. Let's put it this … [Read more...] about How-To Guide: Re-Cover A Chair Cushion In 10 Easy Steps
A few weeks ago, I found a vintage 1950s kitchen utility cart in the scrap metal pile at our county trash drop off point. I decided to "rescue" it and turn a DIY upcycle into a chic bar cart. It's going to work perfectly to serve cocktails, wine, or coffee. My patio area is covered to keep it out of the weather, but it's rather small. I'm always looking for multi-use pieces … [Read more...] about From Scrap Heap to Chic: Discarded Kitchen Cart Upcycled Into A Bar Cart