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Platform Tree Swing Instead of Tire Swing

Not finding anything I liked as far as tree swings go, I decided to create and build my own for my...

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DIY SCRAP Wood Candlesticks

When issued a challenge to build something with sCrap wood, I went right to my leftover stash of...

rustic firewood storage shed

Rustic Firewood Storage Shed

As we get closer and closer to cooler weather, that means we get to make more fires!! Yayyyy!! Since...

how to make a pallet bar for outside entertainment

How to Make a Pallet Bar for Outside Entertainment

Summer has got to come soon and I'm ready to party!!! I 've made 4 of these bars now, one last year...

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...

easy diy cooler stand

Easy DIY Cooler Stand

How to easily make this PVC backyard Cooler Stand

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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...

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...

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DIY Fence Picket Garden Shed

Have you seen the prices of sheds lately?
I needed a shed and I was not impressed with the ones at

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DIY Bird Feeder Made From Pallet Wood

A Pallet AND Recycled Wine bottle craft in one! Use up the scraps from an old pallet to make this...

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The Recycled Chicken Coop Pallet Project

Ever since creating Old World Garden Farms in late 2010 – we’ve tried to really show that you can...

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Upcycled Pet Beds

Custom one of a kind Pet beds transformed with Shabby Paints
When you have rescue pit bulls you

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DIY Wooden Tree Swing

When my son outgrew his baby swing we had in the front yard, I knew it was time to build hime a...

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Bedside Hanging Lamps With Corbels

In the past several months I've seen this project in different variations and have been too...

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Easy DIY Fence Post Birdhouse

How to make this easy DIY PVC Fence Post birdhouse

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Ladder Planter --The TUTORIAL

It all began on a sunny day while chatting with my neighbor. We were in her garage and I said to her...

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Pallet Iced Tea Station

It all started with a regular old shipping pallet. I took it out of a burn pile at the local granite...

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A DIY Window Box With a Patriotic Feel

Ever since we moved to our old house nine years ago, I dreamed of having window boxes. But with...

updating our patio

Updating Our Front Porch

Our small front porch in the front of the house needed some serious TLC :) so we set out to make it...

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8 Most Impressive Tiny Houses

We've covered a lot of cool tiny houses on our blog, and today I wanted to share some of my...

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What to Do With Leftover Pallets…

We have a very large backyard and we love it. Last summer we put pavers down in the back section to...

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Swing restoration AKA Saving an old friend's life.

I've had this swing for 20 years. I bought it while living in Las Vegas (another life time ago),...

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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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Before and after : canopy replaced w/ gazebo thanks to a sweet hubby

I painted the deck after scrubbing the house with clorox. I got a gazebo frame and patio furniture...

balcony bar top

Balcony Bar Top

While we were living in our apartment, we decided to add a bar top to our balcony railing. This way...