3 Reasons Small, Old bathrooms are BIG Opportunities.

The adjectives that work best for our spare bathroom are “small,” and “old.” Nothing else fits quite as well as these. The only thing that has changed in this room since the home was built was the color of paint over the years. (as we started tearing apart the room we got a nice view of all the terrible colors. …

Gradient Stairs: A Pinterest DIY that takes forever, but rocks!

Wow. Okay so this is one of those projects. It should have been pretty straight forward. The original pin can be found here.  (photo below) It’s a pretty neat little project that I was very excited about. Turns out the word “little,” does not adequately describe the insanity that was to follow.   To start, our stairs had carpet, we …

5 DIY Projects for our New Home.

A new home is a brand new canvas. When I walk into a space that (for the first time) I can literally do whatever I like, all I see are potential projects. We’ve always lived in rentals. You can’t hang pictures, can’t paint walls, if you see inspiration for a great backsplash? Well, it’s not your house so even if your landlord …