30 Affordable Pantry Organization & Storage Ideas You Need to See

Certainly one of the most important areas to implement great organization and storage ideas is in the kitchen. Without a doubt, it's the busiest room in your home. Creating practical pantry storage and organization is not only a must for busy families today, but it also elevates the look and overall feel of your home. Remember, “Organization isn’t about perfection. It’s about efficiency. Reducing stress and clutter, saving time and money, and improving your overall quality of life.” – Christina Scalise, Professional Organizer and Author Even if you don't have a dedicated pantry space, in this post you'll find clever ideas for…

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The Best Laundry Room Makeover on a Budget

It's reveal day! And we are so excited to share our laundry room makeover with you!Clearly, a lot of planning and good old fashioned work has gone into to this modern, cottage laundry room.While there have been challenges, mistakes and deadlines, we are so pleased with the results.Not only does it look amazing, but it's so much more functional.Welcome to week 8 of the Fall 2021 One Room Challenge.If you’re new here, WELCOME!You can learn more about us here.For those returning visitors, thanks for staying with us during this round of the One Room Challenge.In fact, we hope you’ve been enjoying the…

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14 Useful Laundry Room Organization Ideas You Need to See

Laundry will always be a major chore in everyone's home.So, why not make your laundry room more organized, functional and beautiful?In fact, did you know that remodeling the laundry room is one of the most popular home updates?Evidently, we are rethinking the laundry room space and creating an inviting and workable room that's just more useful.Certainly, that's what I was going for in my laundry room remodel.Because of the way my laundry room looked, I just kept the door closed and hoped no one would actually go inside and see what a mess it was.Not only was it sterile, but it…

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8 Tips for Beginners: Installing a Simple Tile Backsplash

Well, the pressure in on and I feel like we still have so much to do to have my laundry room finished for the big reveal for the One Room Challenge. But, I must say it feels good to check off my list installing the tile backsplash. It was our plan to have it finished several weeks ago, however we just couldn't get to it. Recently we've shared several tiling projects with you, from Steph's modern coastal bathroom to my laundry room floor. Certainly, we are not professionals, but after tackling 7 tile projects, 3 of them backsplashes, we've learned a…

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How to Update a Laundry Room Light Fixture

Well, it's week 5 of the One Room Challenge and it's all gone pretty smoothly. Oh now, I don't want to jinx myself. Let's keep our fingers crossed that next week will all turn out ok. Because we have one more BIG project up our sleeves. I believe that every room needs great lighting. Not only does it need to be functional, but also add style to the space. Are you surprised that I've chosen a modern chandelier for this space? As a matter of fact, I love to throw in something unexpected into my designs and I think this chandelier…

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How to Make a Broom Closet in the Laundry Room

If you're like me, you're always looking for ideas to add organization and storage to your home.It seems to me that many newer homes are lacking storage for brooms, mops, vacuums and cleaning supplies.Many older homes seem to have a broom closet.In fact, I remember my grandmother's home having a small broom closet in her kitchen.That's exactly what my home was lacking, a utility or broom closet.So when I started making plans to remodel my laundry room, I decided to add a small broom closet.For years, I've had to keep my vacuum, sweeper, and mop in my pantry or coat closet.Can…

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How to Make a Simple Laundry Room Fold Table

It's week 3 of the One Room Challenge and it's certainly been a busy week for us in my laundry room. Not only did we install new cabinets, but we also built a simple laundry room fold table. Clearly, this folding station makes my laundry room much more functional. It makes me want to do the happy dance! In fact, I'm almost excited for laundry day. If you've been looking for a way to add a folding table to your laundry room scroll on down and see how we put ours together. Just as a reminder, you can easily navigate through…

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Installing Tile: Practical Tips for Beginners You Need to See

Our first project of the One Room Challenge was to demo the room and install our new tile floor.No doubt it's a big job, but all the work is definitely worth it!I mean, just take a look at my gorgeous floor!And it's so much more meaningful knowing that Steph and I tackled this project on our own.By on our own, I mean the actual tiling.My hubby, Steve offered to help with demo and if you've every tried removing tile you know what a nasty job it is!So, I didn't turn down that offer.Let me just say, that taking on a project…

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12 Ideas for Creating a Functional Laundry Room You’ll Love

Guess what, we are doing it again!We are so excited to once again be participating in the One Room Challenge.If you remember last spring we completed Steph's entire bathroom in a short 8 weeks.In addition, we are so excited to share what we plan to accomplish in the next 8 weeks!We hope you'll follow along as we transform my dated laundry room and make it much more functional.Today, we'd like to share ideas for making my laundry room and yours as well, more functional and beautiful!And a special  thanks to our blogging friends who so graciously offered to share their ideas from…

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Easy DIY Fall Macrame Wreath You Need To Try

We spotted our first autumn leaves last week and fall is in the air!Certainly after making the fall macrame leaf bunting for my mantle, I was on a macrame roll.So I started thinking, why not take the pumpkin wreath form from Dollar Tree and add macrame to it.As I played around a bit, I remembered we had beads left over from Steph's Modern Sunflower wreath.And why not incorporate them into my DIY Fall Macrame wreath?Personally, I think this pumpkin macrame wreath is so charming and fairly quick.In fact it only took about 1 1/2 hours to make.And I can't wait to…

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