How to Install a Killer Wallpaper Accent Wall

Slowly the laundry room is starting to change and I'm so thrilled.Without a doubt, adding the beadboard wainscoting and hooks dramatically improved the space.But today, I'm so delighted to reveal the full wall.Clearly, adding a wallpaper accent wall is a game changer for this room.Now every time I walk past my laundry room, I have to pause and stare at my gorgeous wall!I think I'm going to have to replace the current door with a door with a window.It's just too pretty to be closed off!When I started making plans for updating my laundry room, I began looking at wallpaper.I knew…

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How to Make a Simple Mudroom Bench You Need to See

I'm excited to share this easy to build mudroom bench with you today. Certainly every home needs to have some sort of storage system like this. In fact, that was the case for the income suite that my son and daughter-in-law had built in their basement.A few weeks ago my daughter-in-law, Megan sent me a picture of a mudroom bench. She was wondering if I would help her build one for their basement apartment. After all the time and energy spent finishing their basement, Alex was tired of projects and was not interested in building mudroom storage for their renters.I was…

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Tips to an Organized and Functional Garage

We hope you've had an egg-citing Easter weekend!  Here's what's crackin' around here.  (I know that's a bit corny but just humor me 😀)  Awe, just take a look at these shiny cabinets, the floor that looks clean enough to eat off of, and this clutter free garage!  We all dream of a garage like this don't we?  But when I see a garage like this I also see many dollar signs flashing before my eyes!  If you want more dreamy ideas like this one you can visit the site where I found this picture here.  Thanks for the great ideas…

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How to Build Mudroom Built-ins

Are you looking for your next DIY project? Maybe you would like to create some built-in storage? Looking at building your own custom built-ins may seem like it’s just too hard, but it’s not. Just follow our steps and you too can have a custom built-in mudroom cabinet at a fraction of the cost of hiring a professional. You will need a few wood working tools to complete this project. Here are the tools we used:1- Router with a 3/4” Dado router bit2- Circular saw or table saw4- Jigsaw3- Pneumatic finish nail gunSupplies we used.MDF 4’ X 8’ wood panels (we…

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Mudroom Organization

We are so excited to share some organizing tips today in the mudroom. This mudroom is in Stephanie’s house, it's the transition area between the garage and living area, a great spot to implement some custom storage. Their home builder had included a built-in bench in this area, but no storage. When they built their home they opted to not have the bench installed, planning on someday incorporating some built-in storage.  This is a view of the mudroom area from the model home that Dan and Steph looked at. Notice that there is a bench and not storage. The wall above…

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