After taking down a bay of cabinets in my kitchen and looking at a bare wall for about a month, I had to make a decision on what kind of shelving. These floating shelves are gorgeous, were cheap and super easy to build in an afternoon!
Want new counters, but can't spend thousands of dollars on natural stone? I'm going to show you how to make your own wood countertops for pennies on the dollar. They are gorgeous, warm and surprisingly durable!
Are you tired of your knives taking up precious counter space? Love the magnetic strips, but hate that so many of them are just an ugly black strip? I know, I sound like an info-mercial, but seriously, this is how you can make a pretty magnetic knife rack. Practically for free!
Our baseboards were ugly to say the least- they match our floor, but that is a different post all together. I needed to spruce them up a bit, but without spending much... More like spending close to nothing at all.
Just like the rest of the crazy DIYers out there, I thought paper bag flooring was the best idea since select-a-size paper towels, but alas, some things are not as great as they seem. I know, it's hard to believe, but just because you read it on the internet, doesn't mean it's true... I tell my Grandma that all the time.
After my peanut and I made a terrible, dirty mess all over my dining room table planting seeds, I realized, there is a better option. Plus, I needed a great project to use my kitchen utensil for the April Cent-Sational Salvage Challenge!
Here is a brief tutorial on how you can make your very own book page wreath in about 30 minutes. If you have an old book lying around and a piece of cardboard, this project can cost you pennies and look beautiful all year round!
We live in a builder grade, subdivision home with every aspect looking basically like our neighbors- including the white laminate countertops. Not exactly what I want to go with my adorable cottage kitchen. The problem is that countertops are expensive. I figured out a way to give me million dollar counters for the cost of a night out.