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How I Created a Secret Garden Area - Part 4

This is the last installment of the Secret Garden project - finishing touches! I so love when the time comes for a project to wrap things up! If you haven't had a chance…

Lantern Diy for Fall and Christmas

if you go to dollar tree store don't forget to stop by the frames aisle and get some frames to make the most cute diy of the season.creating and designing home decor is s…

Easy Canvas Art

Artwork can be very expensive. I wasn’t wanting to spend hundreds of dollars on a piece for my office space.I decided to try and create something on a canvas frame using…

DIY Pallet Wardrobe Plans

I am super excited to share with you our new pallet closet. I don’t know about you but we have quite a bit of “stuff” despite trying to keep on top of belongings and regu…

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Painting rusty porch lights

I installed some new porch lights a few years ago - and sprayed a clear finish that I was hoping would prevent rust. It's for a rental near the beach, so looking for a pr…

Almost 2 weeks later, does this look like a normal concrete pour?

So it's a sealer, I get that. But it looks so splattery! The contractor says this is part of the curing process and it should take a few weeks to get better. It's not. It…

How can we change the countertop?

We bought an older home, the kitchen countertop is hideous. I would like to change it . I am on a fixed income and cannot afford to have it replaced. The grout in between…

Can anybody identify this tree??

We moved into a new house and this tree is in the backyard. I tried to identify it via Google, but found several that it could be. I’m guessing it’s a Chokeberry, but wou…

Garage door makeover?

Hi, does anybody have any suggestions for this? I want to add curb appeal, and we dont even use this door. I'm open to all ideas!

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Front Yard Rock Bed Transformation

We had a hurricane in our region earlier this year and found that one of our plants didn’t make it. This plant was near the lamppost, where we added the stone address mar…

Diy Pyramid Decor Making

I made a wonderful and very easy decor that will create a mystical atmosphere in your room at night.

Wooden Jack O Lantern DIY

I’ve been wanting to make a wooden Jack O Lantern for some time. This was a fun project and only requires a few tools. There are so many design possibilities. And it’s a…

Paper Mache Pumpkin

Hello and thanks for taking the time to view my post today!In this post I will show you how I made this paper mache pumpkin from scratch using wire.I did try the balloon…

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How to Fixed Stripped Holes in a Wood Table

We have a small table and during a move, I’m guessing the vibrations of the moving truck made the holes on one leg too big so that screws wouldn’t hold it in place any lo…

The Quickest & Easiest Way to Clean Silver

I’ve talked about 2 ways to clean silver before that are quick, easy, & eco-friendly. And both methods use things practically everyone already has on hand:Method 1 – usin…

Hanging the Twin Nursery Wallpaper Mural

Eeeesh you guys, it's been a minute. I mean *cough* almost an entire year...But for (two) really good reasons! I've been figuring out how to be a twin mom to two beautifu…

How I Created a Secret Garden Area - Part 1

When I was working on the front yard landscape a couple of years ago, I knew that evidentially I would be updating the East side yard at the front of our house. The grass…

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How to redo small powder room?

Have a very convenient powder room by my homes entrance. It’s tiled from floor to ceiling (not changing that) the tile is white with a soft gray running through it. Will…

How do I fix my steamer trunk??

I have a Seward steamer trunk with brittle plastic rail. It's the inexpensive type but I love it. I asked Seward the name of the brittle plastic, it's plastic rail. An…

Any ideas for a use for this??

This is a cell phone holder store display. Its wrought iron and I'd like to redo it but I have no ideas of what to do with it? Any suggestions?

Preserve large oakbrush branch with leaves?

Trying to save hornet nest with 6 foot branch and display indoors. Worrying about insects in branch and saving leaves and colorful bark. Thanks!

How can I soften this stiff unbraided leather?

Bought this bunch of unbraided leather some time ago for $1.00. Want to use it on a project or two if possible. Any help on how to make it pliable again will be appreciat…

Should I keep these tubers??

I end up with tall plants ,small blooms ( about 2") this plant was passed down to me ,2nd season Ive tried to grow them , but doesn't really seem worth it for the perform…

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Old Steel Front Door Makeover

40 year old steel door to look like wood. Used a product called "Retique It!" Easy to use with so many out comes to choose from. Your imagination becomes endless. Ret…

DIY Raffia Wreath

I made this quick DIY Raffia Wreath last week. It was easy, fun and inexpensive to make. Here is how I did it.

The Best Idea To Make Door Shutters

Y’all I had this idea to add shutters to our front doors. So the search was on for vintage shutters the height of the doors. The problem wasn’t finding shutters the corre…

Mini Tin Can Christmas Tree – Upcycled Crafts