As warmer weather (hopefully) approaches, it's time to start thinking about the vegetable garden, if you're planning to have one. And as an avid DIY'er, of course I think about things like plant markers first! So I thought I'd share a few of my favorite garden marker DIY projects that have been floating around the internet lately.
I don't know about your front yard, but I know mine has seen better days - after a long winter and the late arrival of spring, there's a lot of work to be done. But it won't take long with these easy tips. Give the front of your home a boost with these ten simple yet effective projects.
HGTV has a new digital series starring Meg Allan Cole entitled, Cube Takeover. Why it took this long for somebody to come up with an idea for make-over show devoted to the corporate cube, we will never know. But it's finally here and it's super fun. Meg has a lot to do with that, but so
Is your office in need of a little bit of TLC? Well, with spring on its way, it is the perfect time to get organized. Here are ten of our favorite DIY projects that will help you get your workspace in order.
Springtime is here and while it might not yet be warm outside, most of us are experiencing sunnier days. While you are waiting for a little warmer weather to get outside and plant your flowerbeds, start your green thumb indoors. Here are ten indoor plants that can make a stylish statement in any space.
Most rental bathrooms need a little help. Here are ideas that might could help your rental bathroom be a little bit more stylish.
We are a DIY culture, therefore, landlords are not necessarily unknown people who seem intimidating. Landlords are more than likely a next door neighbor...or maybe even you. My husband and I are landlords. Our goal is to make our rental property a place where people really want to live. Here are some budget friendly updates that, in our experience, have renter appeal. If you do only one or all of these things your rental has serious potential to be "renter friendly" for the longhaul.
You move into a rental and everything about the house is what you need, except that kitchen backsplash. It's unchangeable and you have to look at it every day. Here are some things you can do to make that undesirable backsplash a little more bareable or maybe even loved.
We're oh-so-close to warm weather and budding trees up here in New England, but we're just not quite there yet. So why not bring the outdoors in while we're waiting? Here are ten of our favorite ways to use pieces of nature inside to get us into the springtime mood.
Do you have a place you would like to put a light fixture but there is no electrical box to install one? If installing a light fixture is not an option here are some creative solutions that might work for you.
It's a common problem. You found an awesome apartment that you love, but the landlord won't let you put any holes in the walls. Or perhaps you have impenetrable brick or cement walls. Don't panic - you can still fill your space with unique artwork and wall treatments! Read on to check out ten of our favorite ideas.
I you live in a rental and have an ugly ceiling fan, or maybe just a plain one, here are some easy ways to update your rental ceiling fan.
Most of us are not blessed with a limitless home decorating budget, but that doesn't mean that your space has to look cheap. Here are ten simple ways to make your house or apartment look high-end without spending the big bucks.
This is not a post about deceiving your landlord. This post is about updates you can make to your rental that more than likely don't need your landlord's permission. My husband and I are landlords. Rentals are a part of our full-time job; so here are some things WE wouldn't mind you doing if you lived in our rentals ... and I bet your landlord might feel the same way.
Great design content is all around us it sometimes can be overwhelming. There are so many good ones that I could list but I decided to post the 7 that I check consistantly. These seven websites and blogs I use for inspiration, advice, and are my resources for great DIY.
Air plants, also known as Tillandsia, are a wonderful way to add greenery to your home without the maintenance of a regular houseplant. They do require water, but they don't need to be planted in soil so they can be placed in all kinds of unique spots in your home. Here are ten of our favorite ways to display air plants.
Maybe it's not in everyone's budget to create the ultimate bathroom... but we sure can dream, right? There's nothing wrong with drooling over a few stunning inspiration photos. Here are ten gorgeous relaxing retreats that look like they belong in a spa.
Sometimes it's nice to hold an actual book in your hands, isn't it? Especially when you're doing something as creative as crafting. That's why we've compiled a shopping guide with ten of our very favorite books that will help you kickstart your journey into the world of DIY projects. Read on to check 'em out!
I will admit that pastel colors are not my favorite so when Pantone revealed the two colors of the year it challenged me a little. I do have this theory that black can make any color awesome so it was the first thought in my head when trying to style with these colors. Here are three spaces that show you how you can style Rose Quartz and Serenity with good old fashioned black.
If you're contemplating starting your own creative business but don't know where to begin, you're not alone. The prospect of becoming your own boss can be a daunting one. So today I'm sharing ten online resources that have been invaluable to me throughout my journey to becoming a small business owner. And the best part? Most of them are free!