Staining a deck requires a lot of prep. And, I LOVE Prep. Photo From Goodreads.com "The Official Preppy Handbook" by Lisa Birnbach I am thrilled to have the opportunity to work with sponsors to include HomeRight, Cabot and UltimatePatio.com in regard to this post who have supplied product and/or compensation in exchange for this content, but as always, all opinions, cheesy song references and the lot are all mine. This post may also contain affiliate links. Please my see full ... Read More about Staining a Deck, and Pain in the Prep.
Two Easy DIY Lighting Hacks to Banish Those Dreaded Boob Lights... I'm just gonna dive right in and let you know that this titorial...whoops...TUTorial may make some of us feel a bit awkward. My apologies in advance. But we're talking about boobs today. Specifically, those often unattractive, builder-grade, usually outdated, flush-mount "boob lights". *This post contains affiliate links. Please read our full disclosure policy HERE.* ... Read More about 2 DIY Lighting Tutorials to Modernize Boob Lights!
It's going down. I'm yellin... I'm gonna dance. Because I couldn't be more ecstatic that this (partial) DIY deck demolition has begun. A couple of weeks back, I posted our plan for renovating our outdoor space. And the plan is moving right along, thanks, as you can see to some enthusiastic help. "TIMBER" *I am thrilled to have the opportunity to work with sponsors to include HomeRight, Cabot and UltimatePatio.com in regard to this post who have supplied product and/or ... Read More about It’s going down, I’m yelling timber. AKA DIY Deck Demolition!
Thoughts on Home Fashion... Home fashion. Have you ever used your wardrobe as a jumping off point for designing your home? It's a concept I've heard of before, and one that my blogging fave, Miss Mustard Seed, and the talented Kriste of Rosemary & Thyme recently discussed in one of their Design Ramblings. *This post contains some affiliate links. Please read my full disclosure policy HERE.* ... Read More about Do Your Walls Match Your Wardrobe? Thoughts on Home Fashion.
DIY deck makeover... You like folk music? Me too...especially in the summer. There's something about Bob Dylan, Indigo Girls or a little James Taylor on a summer day. A day where you can just lounge outside with a nice, refreshing "adult drink" as we tell the kids they are called. Ahhh to just stretch out on that comfy patio furniture on my back deck and be summery lazy while listening to my chill folk tunes. Problem is, the song I hear when I sit out on my wooden ... Read More about If I had a Hammer…AKA Plans for a DIY Deck Makeover