DIY Built-in Bookshelves + Window Seat - Sand and Sisal
Learn how to build your own DIY Built-in Bookshelves including a window seat with this detailed, step by step tutorial.
DIY Window Seat and Built-Ins: Project's Started! - House Updated
Window seats are one of the most charming things you can find in a house, right? And with built-ins around them? Even better. So in a effort to charm-up this old house, I’ve been busy building a new window seat with built-in bookcases on either side. Clearly, nothing’s done (update: finished result is here!), but it...Read More »
Renovation Inspiration: Make the Most of Your Bedroom with Smart Built-Ins
Thinking about renovating? Most people focus the lion’s share of their budget on kitchens and bathrooms, but a little money, invested wisely, can make a big difference in your bedroom, too. This is especially true in a small bedroom, where a few judicious built-ins can add lots of character and storage space, too. Read on for some of our favorite ideas for built-ins in the bedroom.
How to take the tight squeeze out of small home living!
You've finally moved into your perfect home, the only problem is that you don't have the right amount of space. When I found my perfect home I wasn't sold on it's size being that it was only 1000 square feet. I was sold on the bright cheery effect...
The Build: Wainscoting and Crown
It's going to be too hard to try and seperate the posts about the build as so many things are happening at once. I think my posts from here on out will be lots of mish mash but that's ok, it means we are getting closer... The crown has been added to the top of the cabinets and the trim has been added to the bottom The newel posts at the bottom of the stairs Hard to believe Jason was going to add EVEN MORE detail....and he sure would have if he had more time Wainscoting and more trimwork is…
Stair Makeover – Replacing Wood Balusters with Wrought Iron Balusters
Replacing wood balusters with metal spindles can dramatically change the look of your outdated stair railing system. Learn how to remove wood stair spindles and install wrought iron balusters.
10 Wonderful and Cheap DIY Idea for Your Garden 2
Welcome to the diy garden page dear DIY lovers. If your interest in diy garden projects, you’are in the right place. Creating an inviting outdoor space is a good idea and there are many DIY projects everyone can do easily.
The day is here when I can finally announce to the world: I am FINISHED with our stairway project! The last 10% of this project took up about 90% of the total project time, it seemed…but I di…
Stair Banister Renovation Using Existing Newel Post and Handrail
This banister renovation is for when you have a sturdy railing but your stairs need a facelift -- build a different newel post around the existing post and replace the spindles!