A couple weeks ago I tackled a simple and quick refresh in our main hallway that you can see from every angle. It sticks out like a sore thumb to the rest of our updated home. So, it was time! We have a bifold closet system at the end of the hallway, not my favorite. […]

DIY BIFOLD CLOSET DOOR MAKEOVER

PROJECTS & DIY

Each time I get asked about any of our outdoor furniture everyone is shocked to learn we made it. I chose each furniture piece based off of designs I loved from World Market. Not expensive by any means, and actually I think they’re all great affordable options. However, I knew we could make it way […]

EXTERIOR REFRESH – DIY OUTDOOR FURNITURE

PROJECTS & DIY

Last week was another big one for the One Room Challenge sponsored by Better Homes and Gardens on our exterior refresh project. You can check last week’s update here, design plan and project list here. It’s going to be a jam packed few weeks as we’re over half way and some of our larger projects took more time than we anticipated. […]

EXTERIOR REFRESH – STAINED DECK + TIPS | ORC WEEK 5

PROJECTS & DIY

Last week I announced on IG I decided to join in on the One Room Challenge a week late. Last spring, we did our patio for the ORC and it was the best experience! The ORC is a design challenge for bloggers, designers, and DIYers to tackle a space over the course of several weeks hosted by Better Homes […]

EXTERIOR REFRESH DESIGN PLAN | ORC WEEK 3

PROJECTS & DIY

How to maintain a seamless wood finish throughout the home for a cohesive look. I’ve been asked the last couple months more than anything else about creating this custom finish on all the wood tones in our home. I prefer to mix my own stains to get that perfect combination. Years ago, I started out […]

CUSTOM MIX STAIN AT HOME

PROJECTS & DIY

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