FAUX HEX TILE BACKSPLASH

After revealing my laundry room last week for the One Room Challenge, I got so many requests for more info on the backsplash! So here it is - a quick and easy tutorial for how to add this to your own home 🙂 This is in no way sponsored by RoomMates, but I was very … Continue reading FAUX HEX TILE BACKSPLASH

LAUNDRY ROOM REVEAL! : ONE ROOM CHALLENGE WEEK 8

Yay! Reveal day is here! The extended 8-week timeline of the challenge this round has made this last few weeks a breeze for me. When I did my bedroom in the fall, I was stressed and scrambling. This round, I was done a week ago! I have no clue how this happened. I am a … Continue reading LAUNDRY ROOM REVEAL! : ONE ROOM CHALLENGE WEEK 8

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

COUNTERTOPS AND SHELVES : ONE ROOM CHALLENGE WEEK 6

Can you believe it's already week 6 of this challenge?!? Had it not been extended due to the virus, this would be the reveal week - thank goodness it's not! I still have a lot to do and am enjoying the slightly slower pace the 8 week timeline allows for. I made a lot of … Continue reading COUNTERTOPS AND SHELVES : ONE ROOM CHALLENGE WEEK 6

LAUNDRY ROOM UPDATE : ONE ROOM CHALLENGE WEEK 4

Well, we're halfway through this challenge! Up until this point I feel like a lot of the progress has been laying a foundation for what's to come, so I'm anxious to get to some of the more...exciting parts of this room! Don't get me wrong, I am stoked about these cabinets, but I'm ready to … Continue reading LAUNDRY ROOM UPDATE : ONE ROOM CHALLENGE WEEK 4

CABINETS! : ONE ROOM CHALLENGE WEEK 3

The whole purpose of this laundry room makeover is to add some storage to this space, and it's happening! Our house has one coat closet and then a closet in each bedroom, so storage space isn't exactly in abundance over here. I got 2 unfinished wall cabinets and a base cabinet from Home Depot. Since … Continue reading CABINETS! : ONE ROOM CHALLENGE WEEK 3

DEEP BLUE BOARD AND BATTEN : ONE ROOM CHALLENGE WEEK 2

It's week 2 of the ORC, which means the first change in the laundry room is in the books! All the other participants are making big changes too, so head over there to see more awesome projects. Because I had a bunch of these materials left over from other projects, this cost me less than … Continue reading DEEP BLUE BOARD AND BATTEN : ONE ROOM CHALLENGE WEEK 2