Read more about the article 30 Inexpensive & Easy Backyard Patio Ideas on a Budget
Ideas for Creating a Beautiful Backyard Retreat

30 Inexpensive & Easy Backyard Patio Ideas on a Budget

Summer is right around the corner and I can hardly wait to be outside enjoying our backyard once again. Personally, I think that enjoying a meal outdoors is so relaxing. And with our busy schedules and demands on our time, taking the time to unwind and relax is a must! You too can create an outdoor oasis for yourself with these inexpensive ideas. Without a doubt creating a backyard patio or living area adds living space to your home. Today we are sharing the most creative backyard patio ideas from our blogger friends.Be sure to scroll all the way to the…

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Read more about the article Simple Inexpensive Self Adhesive Floor Tiles | One Year Later
My budget friendly bathroom self adhesive floor tiles one year later.

Simple Inexpensive Self Adhesive Floor Tiles | One Year Later

Are you curious how a peel and stick vinyl floor will hold up? It’s the most asked question from my budget bathroom makeover. These self adhesive vinyl floor tiles are placed directly over the ceramic tiles and create a realistic modern update to any tile surface. In fact, they can be placed directly over linoleum, vinyl or even a wall. Let's recap what I've done in this inexpensive master bathroom makeover. First of all, from the moment we purchased our home 6 years ago, I've planned on a major renovation for this bathroom. I'd like to rearrange the fixtures and make…

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Inexpensive Board and Batten Accent Wall with Easy Installation

Are you looking for ideas to add architectural interest in your home? Undoubtedly I've been wanting to add an accent wall in my master bedroom for a long time. Not only is this board and batten accent wall easy to install, but it's also easy on the budget.Today I'm excited to share tips on how to install a board and batten accent wall that costs less than $50! It's easy enough that my hubby and I had this beauty installed in just one day!And for a more traditional look check out our cozy home office library with picture frame moulding. Board…

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Read more about the article How to Install an Inexpensive Peel and Stick Backsplash Easily
Install an inexpensive peel and stick backsplash easily this weekend.

How to Install an Inexpensive Peel and Stick Backsplash Easily

If you've been following along for a while you know that we've used this peel and stick vinyl tile before in my master bathroom makeover. I believe it's a great product that can quickly transform a space on a tight budget. In fact, my mother-in-law loved it so much, she wanted to install a peel and stick backsplash in her kitchen. As you know, we love to create a custom look without spending a lot of money. However, it's also important that the product be durable enough and that it looks good over an extended period of time. In fact, in…

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25 Easy things to Paint You haven’t thought of

25 Easy things to Paint You haven't thought of!As homeowners, the typical uses for paint that come to mind may be, painting a room, touching up walls or doors, maybe even painting the exterior of your home.Clearly, a simple change in paint color can transform a room. As avid DIYers we love using paint. Without a doubt, it's the most cost effective way to change any space in your home.But have you ever thought about what other items you could paint around your home? You'll be surprised by this list of things you didn't know you could paint.Be sure to watch…

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Read more about the article Amazing Before and After Heirloom Piano Makeover
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Amazing Before and After Heirloom Piano Makeover

A while back, I received a phone call from my mother-in-law. A piano, which has been in her family since the 1880's was returned to her. As a result of some neglect, the piano was badly damaged. Despite this, she was hoping that I could somehow perform a miracle and repair the piano.  I believe that we did achieve this. See this amazing before and after family heirloom piano makeover.Over the years, this piano has seen many homes and moving it is no easy feat. In fact, an old upright piano can weigh more than 800 pounds. So you can easily…

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Read more about the article How to Make Easy Finger Knit Christmas Tree Decor
Easy to make Christmas decor, finger knit tree.

How to Make Easy Finger Knit Christmas Tree Decor

It’s that time of year for fun DIY Christmas decor!We love this time of year. In fact, we've been dreaming about what we want Christmas to look like this year.Clearly, with the way 2020 has been, we wanted our homes to feel festive, cozy and comfortable.In fact, my theme this year is "Home for the Holidays."With this in mind, one of our DIY projects this year is a cozy finger knit Christmas tree decor. Clearly, it goes so well with my collection of Christmas tree decor.Not only is this an easy Christmas craft, but it’s also so affordable.We’ll even show you how to…

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How to Reupholster a Chair | with French Country & Boho Flair

Do you have a vintage chair you would like to makeover? Does it seem a little intimidating? Scroll down and learn how to reupholster a chair with French country and Boho flair.Oh my, we are excited about this makeover!  We are bringing together two styles in Ellie’s bedroom makeover, French Country and Boho. She loves the two styles and adding a bit of Boho flair to this French country piece is so chic.We found a shabby French style chair. Which in its current state was not very chic. It was really needing some love!  We sturdied up the frame and gave it…

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How to Paint Furniture with Professional Results

Would you like to learn how to paint furniture or thrift store finds like a pro? Are you wondering what is the best method to use? Or does the thought of painting furniture seem overwhelming?No need to worry! We’ve been painting furniture for years and would love to share our tips and tricks. We will share how to paint furniture and get professional results.As you may already know, we love to frequent thrift stores, vintage and flea markets in search of a pieces we can transform. It’s what we LOVE to do!There is real satisfaction taking a worn, dilapidated and outdated…

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Upcycle Idea | Transforming Twin Bed to Daybed

Upcycle. It's kind of a funny word right? It's likely you've heard it before and seen it around Pinterest, but what does it even mean? Not only will we explain what it means to upcycle, and the benefits of upcycling, we will share our most recent upcycle idea that will have you scouring your local thrift stores and yard sales to create your own one of a kind item for your home!Unlike recycling, where an item is broken down, losing its original form to be made into something new, upcycling is a way to reuse items that are no longer being…

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