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

A BENCH, A LADDER, AND TWO GALLONS OF PAINT : ONE ROOM CHALLENGE WEEK 5

I can't believe that we are going into the last week of the One Room Challenge. Five weeks to completely makeover a space feels like running a marathon... if marathons involved zero running and a lot of power tools. I am very task oriented, so I always have some sort of project in the works. … Continue reading A BENCH, A LADDER, AND TWO GALLONS OF PAINT : ONE ROOM CHALLENGE WEEK 5

CHOOSING THE PERFECT WALL COLOR FOR OUR LIVING AREA

Picture this : a young couple buys a home and starts making it their own. What is it that you picture? I imagine an empty room covered carefully with drop cloths, paintbrushes, and an open can of paint next to the lovebirds who have charmingly used their rollers to paint a heart onto the wall, … Continue reading CHOOSING THE PERFECT WALL COLOR FOR OUR LIVING AREA