June 30, 2016
ac unit cover

Build Your Own AC Unit Cover

I don’t know about you, but one thing that drives me crazy about most backyards is the unsightly air conditioning unit that always seems to be placed in the most obvious location on the property. It’s like the contractors don’t think for one second about placing the unit in a less visible corner of the house or […]
June 30, 2016
batroom crate storage

DIY Bathroom Storage Crates

I had a customer inquire the other day about building some type of bathroom storage organizer for towels, soap and other small items.  I’ve built something similar to this in the past with my under sink bathroom storage crate, but for this bathroom she wanted something a little bigger, with some additional space.  I did […]
June 29, 2016
wood pallet wedding photo collage

DIY Wedding Photo Pallet Collage

Finding a way to creatively display photos at a wedding venue can be challenging.  Often there just isn’t a good wall or area to show off your pictures and if you’re planning a rustic style wedding, you’ll probably want to avoid the standard “slideshow” that you see at every other wedding.  Well once again it’s pallet’s to […]
June 29, 2016
barnwood shutters

DIY Barnwood Shutters

Looking for a great weekend project that will add a little country flair to your interior decor.  A pair of diy barnwood shutters is a super easy way to give your home the country feel for under $20. You’ll be amazed at how simple and how few materials you need to make a beautiful set […]
June 27, 2016
faux floating shelves

Make & Hang DIY Faux Floating Shelves

Floating shelves are one of the best ways to add style to your walls while giving you a great place to display photos, candles or just about any medium size items you want to show off.  If you’ve priced floating shelves or ledges on Crate & Barrel or Restoration Hardware, you know that a single shelf […]
June 22, 2016
faux shiplap headboard

How To Make A Faux Shiplap Headboard

It seems that with the increasing popularity of the HGTV show Fixer Upper, the use of shiplap for home decor & DIY projects  has also skyrocketed.  Not only does shiplap have a nice, rustic appeal, but using true, original shiplap boards is a great way to re-purpose old lumber that might otherwise be destined for the dump. […]
June 21, 2016
diy faux reclaimed wood countertops

Creating Faux Reclaimed Wood Kitchen Countertops

One of the easiest ways you can really give your kitchen that rustic, country feel is by replacing the counter tops with some old, reclaimed wood.  The downside to this is that unless you live in an area where old barn wood is readily available, the price to add this touch of rustic charm to […]
June 21, 2016
diy farmhouse table

DIY Farmhouse Table

If you’ve had your eye on an antique farmhouse table, but haven’t wanted to fork over the big bucks that these rustic tables usually command, here’s a really cool DIY farmhouse table project that just about anyone can put together.  The materials are very basic and you don’t need a general contractors license to assemble […]