MASTER BATHROOM REVEAL

This bathroom has been a long time in the making and while most of the work was completed before I started my blog, I finally finished this room up! Here are a few before photos. Nothing horrible, but definitely not our style. The bathroom was a huge selling point for me on this house because … Continue reading MASTER BATHROOM REVEAL

CLOSET TURNED OFFICE!

Our guest room is awesome. I love having it. We live pretty far from family, so when they come to visit it's great that they always have a place to say! But since the craziness of this pandemic has meant that Jordan has been working from home for over four months (and will continue that … Continue reading CLOSET TURNED OFFICE!

MY GLASS FRONT LINEN CABINET DOORS : ONE ROOM CHALLENGE WEEK 7

Who else is getting excited that the One Room Challenge is almost over? I’m excited because I’m right on track (actually I’m ahead of schedule, which never happens), but also because I can’t wait to see all the beautiful spaces revealed! It’ll be awesome, I’m sure. Follow along with everyone's progress here. This week I … Continue reading MY GLASS FRONT LINEN CABINET DOORS : ONE ROOM CHALLENGE WEEK 7

THIN FLOATING SHELVES THAT YOU CAN TOTALLY DO YOURSELF

Most DIY floating shelves use 2x4s for the bracket, so they are pretty chunky! I have nothing against chunky floating shelves, but I knew that was not going to work for this little space here. I found a great post by Sherry from Young House Love that I pulled a lot of tips from! MATERIALS … Continue reading THIN FLOATING SHELVES THAT YOU CAN TOTALLY DO YOURSELF

SIMPLE WASHER/DRYER LEDGE

If you (1) have a top loader and (2) are looking at your laundry room feeling... meh... about it, stop what you are doing and build this ledge! It is really straightforward and quick to build, so it's pretty instant gratification. You can also check out some other easy DIYs in this room by visiting … Continue reading SIMPLE WASHER/DRYER LEDGE

DIY PLYWOOD COUNTERTOPS

I am trying to keep my laundry room reno on a pretty tight budget, so I needed to take cost into consideration when deciding what countertops I wanted to install. That, plus the fact that I don't have a sink (so no water concerns) lead me to use plywood in here. I wouldn't install this … Continue reading DIY PLYWOOD COUNTERTOPS

WE LIMEWASHED OUR BRICK!

Over a year ago when I fell down the rabbit hole of white brick exteriors on Pinterest, I started dreaming up what my own house would look like white. I have nothing against traditional brick, but a good white exterior just makes my heart flutter! This is just the first of many exterior projects on … Continue reading WE LIMEWASHED OUR BRICK!

HOW TO BUILD (AND ORGANIZE) YOUR OWN DRAWERS

When I set out on the massive closet overhaul project, building the drawers was hands down the most daunting part for me. Everything else seemed straight forward and I was confident I could execute it well, but I have never built drawers before this. In fact, my only experience with anything resembling drawer construction was … Continue reading HOW TO BUILD (AND ORGANIZE) YOUR OWN DRAWERS

NURSERY ACCENT WALL : IT’S NOT WALLPAPER, IT’S BETTER!

I have been wanting to do this fun treatment to this big, vaulted wall in E's room for a while now, but getting anything done in that room is difficult because I can't work while he naps! Since I already had the supplies and J is now working from home, I figured that this was … Continue reading NURSERY ACCENT WALL : IT’S NOT WALLPAPER, IT’S BETTER!

DIY CLOSET BUILTINS : PART 4

After countless hours spent working on this project, the closet builtins are finally finished! I don't want to sugarcoat the amount of time and effort this beast of a project took, but I will say that it was 100% worth it. My closet is now a crazy luxurious room, taking the place of the embarrassment … Continue reading DIY CLOSET BUILTINS : PART 4