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9 Easy Accent Wall Ideas That Are Affordable

9 Easy Accent Wall Ideas That Are Affordable

I have several easy accent wall ideas to share with you today, most of which I have implemented in my own home. Accent walls are a great way to showcase your personality and create a dramatic, stunning look in your home. Accent walls aren't going away anytime soon....

Easy How to Build a Bench with Purchased Legs

Easy How to Build a Bench with Purchased Legs

Today I'm coming at you with a two-week "How to build a bench" series. I have built several tables and benches and want to share with you just how simple they are to build. I thought we would start with the bench and next month I'll share a super easy coffee table...

Easy How to Build DIY Floor to Ceiling Bookshelves

Easy How to Build DIY Floor to Ceiling Bookshelves

Continuing on with the Theater Room Series. Today is all about these DIY floor to ceiling bookshelves. To look at how far we've come with this room is incredible. Normally I would share a beautiful picture of the space before jumping into the process. But the before...

Easy How to Build a DIY Home Theater Riser

Easy How to Build a DIY Home Theater Riser

As I shared last week, I recently transformed our old media room into a true home theater room. This is a very big room. So, we were able to add a large sectional for the front row. Which then allowed us to move our older sofa to the back. My primary goal was to have...

My Top Kitchen Projects of 2023

My Top Kitchen Projects of 2023

Pretty much from day one of moving into our house (over 15 years ago), I have wanted to re-do our kitchen. The original design was so small and felt so crowded when more than one person was trying to work in the kitchen. And with 7 of us, that was all of the time....

My Top Building Projects of 2023

My Top Building Projects of 2023

I never imagined building furniture and DIY projects would be such an incremental part of my life. Following my husband's wakeboarding accident, Pinterest was just hitting the stage. With lots of hours spent in therapy waiting rooms, I had a lot of time on my hands....

How to Build a Raised Fireplace Hearth

How to Build a Raised Fireplace Hearth

Fireplace makeover-Phase two: An easy to follow, DIY tutorial on how to build a raised fireplace hearth. ****Please Note: This hearth is intended for an electric fireplace. Not recommended for a wood burning or gas fireplace. I am not a professional and recommend that...

Circular Saw vs Table Saw: Which One Do I Need?

Circular Saw vs Table Saw: Which One Do I Need?

There are 5 essential tools every DIY'er needs. Those 5 tools include: a cordless drill, an orbital sander, nail gun, Kreg Jig and a miter saw. But I would argue there is a 6th tool. While a miter saw is great for cutting dimensional lumber, it can not do the big jobs...