Stenciled Fireplace DIY – Upgrade Your Builder-Grade

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One of the things I love doing on this blog is showing that you don’t have to stick with builder-grade finishes and you don’t have to do expensive changes to update them. Take our fireplace tile surround, for example. We chose this stone when we built our house. It was the best out of theRead more

Really Easy DIY Art

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Well, I think we’re all recovered from the One Room Challenge, but not quite ready to dive into another big project yet. But I have some smaller DIY’s and projects up my sleeve so stay tuned for those. Now, although we touched and DIY’d just about every detail in our master bathroom, this really easyRead more

Eclectic Master Bathroom – the reveal! ORC Week 6

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Whew! Guys! We made it! Our first One Room Challenge is complete and we made it in time! This is cause for a celebration and lots of exclamation points!!!!! Oh man … I feel like I can breathe again. Our house is clean for the first time in 6 weeks and we can actually showerRead more

DIY Backsplash Installation – ORC Week 5

Well, friends! We are almost there! It’s week 5 of the One Room Challenge and we’re finally feeling like we’re in the home stretch. I don’t know about you, but taking on certain DIY projects is really intimidating. At first doing a DIY backsplash installation seemed daunting and even impossible. But, this turned out toRead more

How to Add Personality to a Space – ORC Week 4

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Well hey there! I wish I could say the master bathroom is done and we just have to work on some details but we are FAR FAR FAR from the finish line! With that said, this week was a pivotal week, however. I’ll share with you what we did to add personality to our space.Read more

How to remove backsplash tile and replace drywall – ORC Week 2

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Well, folks. It’s week 2 and I have to say I’m already feeling the pressure. Our eclectic master bathroom revamp is underway but it feels like we haven’t made much progress. Here’s the plan if you missed last week’s post. Take a look at that pretty before you see the ugly that happened this weekRead more

One Room Challenge – Week 1 – Master Bathroom Before and Design Plan

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I have an extremely exciting announcement for you all! I have decided to participate in the One Room Challenge this spring. If you’re unfamiliar with the One Room Challenge, here’s a quick overview. 20 amazing designers are featured through this challenge and other bloggers are welcome to jump in as guests, which is how IRead more

DIY Wrapping Paper Storage

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I have joined up with some really great ladies for this DIY Project Challenge. If you’re looking for some amazing DIY inspiration, then get ready! You’re about to see a whole set of wonderful ideas from some inspiring bloggers. This month’s parameters were to DIY an organizing solution for under $50. For my project, IRead more