barn pallet chicken coop, homesteading, outdoor living, pallet, repurposing upcycling

Barn Pallet Chicken Coop

When my daughters asked their dad to buy them more chickens, I never could have imagined him...

playhouse to pump house, outdoor furniture, repurposing upcycling, Matchy matchy

Playhouse to Pump House

When we had a deep well installed on our wooded property we needed a cover to enclose the mechanical...

raised beds and matching pool shed

Raised Beds and Matching Pool Shed

In an effort to be more earth friendly, our goal was to garden as much as possible (in our already...

backyard makeover, landscape, woodworking projects

Backyard Makeover

I had some questionable bushes boardering my backyard. They kept my 9lb dog in, but the neighborhood...

laying a wooden base for a large shed or workshop

Laying a Wooden Base for a Large Shed or Workshop

If you are thinking about building a shed or workshop you can get some great tips from this DIY...

porch transformed to a sunroom

Porch Transformed to a Sunroom

We have lived in our home for almost four years and have enjoyed our covered porch/deck overlooking...

see how custom diy wood bins can be easy and so affordable

See How Custom DIY Wood Bins Can Be Easy and so Affordable

I started the build for this DIY wood bin by measuring the opening in my bench. The height of the...

deck gates a simple wood working project how to

Deck Gates: a Simple Wood Working Project How To!

How to build a simple outdoor deck gate! With our deck railings finally complete it was time to...

diy modern deck pergola

DIY Modern Deck Pergola

Looking to create some visual interest and add character to that deck? It's not hard to create a...

diy geometric wood wall decor, diy, home decor, wall decor, woodworking projects

DIY Geometric Wood Wall Decor

This was how it all started. I had an urge to cut hexagons and make the edges beveled, so I did.
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building a woodshed, diy, outdoor living, woodworking projects

Building a Woodshed

Last weekend my husband built a woodshed at our house in the mountains. He wanted a covered, but...

diy front porch railing replacement project, After

DIY Front Porch Railing Replacement Project

Before and After - Replacing old front porch railings with new Richmond Rails and balusters, and...

how to concrete pump house, concrete masonry

Vertical Carved Concrete Pump House

I have flower beds all throughout the yard. Which, in the heat of summer requires hoses all over the...

rustic wooden keys inspired by pottery barn, outdoor living

Rustic Wooden Keys {Inspired by Pottery Barn}

Back in September, Handan told me that she had a great project for me. She had just published a post...

diy custom built ins for living room

DIY Custom Built Ins for Living Room

Each step outlined below is shown in greater detail in the video tutorial I attached to this post.I...

building the garden shed, outdoor living, woodworking projects

Building the Garden Shed

Greetings! We're not new to the shed-building business. Phil built a shed at our old house, but it...

playhouse storage shed

Playhouse / Storage Shed

This is a playhouse I built for my grandkids .It is 12 ft wide 10 ft deep x 14 ft high . About 60...

how to create a wall hanging vase from a pallet

How to Create a Wall Hanging Vase From a Pallet

My husband brought me home a massive pile of pallets!! I was so excited as I was doing a gallery...

planter house number, container gardening, flowers, gardening, woodworking projects

Planter House Number

Yes, I know, another project for the brother-in-law and wifey, but their house numbers were falling...

build a modern dog house

Build a Modern Dog House

Today, We're building a simple, sturdy dog house with a fun modern, coastal vibe. No special tools...

west elm inspired diy plant stands, diy, gardening, how to, woodworking projects

West Elm Inspired DIY Plant Stands

Have y'all seen these modern/mid century plant stands? West Elm has inspired millions and I'm here...

build your own chicken coop

Build Your Own Chicken Coop!

Our first chicken coop was a typical square building with a front glass window and a side door to...

building a shed foundation, diy, home improvement, After the shed was delivered we built a ramp and added lattice

Building a Shed Foundation

It's tough to say what my has been. One project that I really enjoyed and still like to brag about...

stage one of my up cycled backyard the fire pit

Stage-One of My Up-Cycled Backyard--The Fire Pit:

My husband and I purchased a house for nine thousand dollars from my Great-Grandfather’s estate way...

how we built a greenhouse for under 200

How We Built a Greenhouse for Under $200

Since we live in the North, we need a greenhouse to grow tomatoes, peppers and maybe some squash....