REMOVABLE WALLPAPER AND THE REASONS I THINK YOU SHOULD USE IT

Removable wallpaper is one of the best ways to transform a room. The amount of impact it can make in a room, for the price, is unbeatable! I constantly find myself trying to get every single one of my clients to use it in their homes.  I have installed removable wallpaper myself and it couldn’t be easier. I am not going to go into installation … Continue reading REMOVABLE WALLPAPER AND THE REASONS I THINK YOU SHOULD USE IT

HOW TO CHANGE A BUILDER GRADE DOOR INTO A SLIDING BARN DOOR

Since I moved into this house I wanted to change out the builder grade closet doors that lead into my daughter’s playroom to sliding barn doors. Unfortunately, finding doors that match and in budget was not easy. I also didn’t like the idea of having to get rid of 2 perfectly good doors. I really put some thought into this transformation… I didn’t want them … Continue reading HOW TO CHANGE A BUILDER GRADE DOOR INTO A SLIDING BARN DOOR

MANTEL IDEAS

I read a post recently on Joanna Gaines Blog How to Style Your Mantel. https://magnolia.com/how-to-style-your-mantel/. This got me thinking…. I had hard time finding the metal candle sticks seen a lot on Pinterest. 3. LayeringHobby Lobby has a variety of frames in different styles and colors. Get creative and frame something like music note paper or a poem. 4. Organic Shapes- Try to use real … Continue reading MANTEL IDEAS

EASY DIY Concrete Counter Overlay

The concrete overlay that you just trowel over is a super easy and inexpensive way to give your kitchen a mini makeover. I will start by warning you that this is process is messy, takes time and does have some draw backs. Please continue to read before decided whether this is for you. Here’s a before and after. My opinion on resurfacing counters tops is … Continue reading EASY DIY Concrete Counter Overlay

HOW TO GET THE LOOK OF PATTERNED CEMENT TILE (FOR MUCH LESS)

As promised, I will show you the step by step to creating the patterned cement tile, for much less. On the main floor bathroom that EVERYONE uses we always like to make a big impact without costing a fortune.  This bathroom is a great example of how paint can transform a room completely. Even though we did paint the vanity a charcoal and framed out … Continue reading HOW TO GET THE LOOK OF PATTERNED CEMENT TILE (FOR MUCH LESS)

Easy and Adorable Valentines for Kids

This was an inexpensive and fun craft I did with my daughter. I listed the supplies I purchase from the local craft store below.  This took very little time and while I was planning on using paint from the garage my daughter came up with the genius idea to use nail polish….. *** Important note to drill through letter while tape is still on so … Continue reading Easy and Adorable Valentines for Kids

DIY Book Page Wreath

  Supplies Needed: cardboard, glue gun, glue sticks, dinner plate, small bowl, 100 book pages, stapler, glue gun, burlap rope and carpet knife. I started by tracing a plate onto a pizza box cover.  I then placed a small bowl in the center and traced that as well. Cut the circles out with a carpet knife. I tied burlap as shown below. I rolled about … Continue reading DIY Book Page Wreath