What You Need To Know About Eyebrow Windows

Posted in Architecture | by Emily Medlock, on December 31, 2020

What You Need To Know About Eyebrow Windows

Like many people, you’re probably not familiar with eyebrow windows. Either you’ve seen them on classic and extravagant homes, your neighbor just installed a new set, or you’ve always been fascinated with prefabricated eyebrow dormers. Here, we will explore what you need to know about eyebrow windows.  You’re probably thinking about investing in eyebrow windows,...

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Kitchen Wall Art Decor: DIY EAT Wooden Boards

Posted in DIY Projects | by Brittney Smart, on December 30, 2020

Kitchen Wall Art Decor: DIY EAT Wooden Boards

This is a simple and relatively wall art decor to add a bit of style to your kitchen – E, A, T mounted boards. The boards are quite versatile in style, which is a bonus as well. There’s an industrial element with the metallic letters, a rustic element with the stained wood, a farmhouse element...

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Pallet Buster – A Must Have Tool For Those Who Love To Repurpose

Posted in Buying Guides | by Candace Osmond, on December 30, 2020

Pallet Buster – A Must Have Tool For Those Who Love To Repurpose

Repurposing old pallets is a wonderful idea, especially if you’re into home improvement or DIY projects. However, we don’t always need to use pallets just the way they are, and tearing them apart can be troublesome if you don’t have the right tool. And it is that precise tool that will be our topic of...

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20 Kitchen Styles For You To Find Your Perfect Match

Posted in Kitchen | by Emily Medlock, on December 30, 2020

20 Kitchen Styles For You To Find Your Perfect Match

Selecting your kitchen style is a life decision. If you’re ready to begin, you’ve come to the right place. Before you begin choosing appliances and paint colors, you need to see the bigger picture. Join us we explore 20 kitchen styles for you to find your perfect match. There are many kitchen styles but we’ve...

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House Shaped Like A Giant Branch In One of Japan’s Beautiful Forests

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on December 30, 2020

House Shaped Like A Giant Branch In One of Japan’s Beautiful Forests

This is the story of a wonderful house hidden in a forest. It’s located in Rankoshi, Japan and was designed and built by studio Florian Busch Architects in 2020. It sits in a clearing and it’s close to a ski area which makes this a prime location for a vacation home. The owners didn’t want...

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How To Build A Greenhouse in a Tiny Space

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on December 29, 2020

How To Build A Greenhouse in a Tiny Space

If you’ve got a green thumb, or if you WISH you had a green thumb, you’ve likely seen gorgeous glass greenhouses and wished you could have just a tiny piece of that growing capacity. But in your tiny apartment, condo, or house, it’s impossible to grow anything indoors, and the growing season’s too short to...

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How to Install or Repair Drywall for a Kitchen Backsplash

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on December 29, 2020

How to Install or Repair Drywall for a Kitchen Backsplash

Most homeowners will need to install or repair some drywall at some point in their homeowning life. It can be quite intimidating, cutting into the “skin” of your home. But if you’re careful and aware of the basic ideas behind how to install drywall, it really is pretty easy. We like the idea of starting...

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How to Remove Kitchen Tile Backsplash

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on December 29, 2020

How to Remove Kitchen Tile Backsplash

The kitchen is the heart of the home, but it can be a real downer when you don’t love your backsplash. Because of its vertical face and prime location, the backsplash really sets the tone for the entire kitchen.  If you’re looking to remove your kitchen tile backsplash for any reason – maybe it’s...

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Best Fuzzy Blankets to Keep You Warm During Cold Days

Posted in Buying Guides | by Candace Osmond, on December 29, 2020

Best Fuzzy Blankets to Keep You Warm During Cold Days

With the cold season right at the door, creating a comfortable and warm environment at home becomes mandatory in these trying times. With a proper fuzzy blanket, you can let go of your worries and cuddle up in a corner that you’re created for your ultimate personal relaxation. But if you’ve never bought a fuzzy...

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How To Get Dog Pee Out Of Carpet

Posted in How To Clean | by Emily Medlock, on December 29, 2020

How To Get Dog Pee Out Of Carpet

There’s nothing pleasant about dog pee. It smells and can leave a permanent stain. How to get dog pee out of carpet is something every pet owner should know. There’s no worse place for your dog to pee than on the carpet, especially when you have guests in your home.   Luckily, removing dog pee from...

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How To Build A Table Using Industrial Galvanized Pipes

Posted in DIY Projects | by Emily Burmeister, on December 29, 2020

How To Build A Table Using Industrial Galvanized Pipes

Buying larger pieces of furniture can get expensive. Getting one with a specific design and style makes it even more guaranteed to break the bank. I am loving the industrial and rustic look right now. It can fit in well with any style if done right. I was looking to add a console table to...

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How To Build A Proper Desk Setup – 20 Inspiring Tours from Popular Vloggers

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on December 29, 2020

How To Build A Proper Desk Setup – 20 Inspiring Tours from Popular Vloggers

Finding the perfect desk can be a difficult task sometimes, especially if you know exactly what you’re looking for and you have a specific set of requirements for it. In this case it would probably be better to build the desk yourself and don’t worry because you don’t have to be a professional carpenter to...

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Sequin Crafts – DIY XOXO Letters

Posted in DIY Projects | by Chelsea Mohrman, on December 28, 2020

Sequin Crafts – DIY XOXO Letters

Add some bling to your decor this Valentine’s Day with these fun and flashy sequin letters. An easy project that can be easily done in under an hour, this DIY uses a few simple craft store supplies and with a little elbow grease you can create your own crafty letters in no time! Supplies you’ll...

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Garment Rack Ideas That Show Off Your Stylish Wardrobe

Posted in Buying Guides | by Candace Osmond, on December 28, 2020

Garment Rack Ideas That Show Off Your Stylish Wardrobe

A garment rack is a great way to organize the clothing pieces that you have just ironed or those that are meant to stay in a vertical position (like coats or dresses). It can fit into a walk-in closet or can act as a free-standing structure somewhere in the bedroom, so it’s mostly a matter...

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Top 10 Best Mattresses of 2022 – For a Good Night’s Sleep

Posted in Mattresses | by Candace Osmond, on December 28, 2020

Top 10 Best Mattresses of 2022 – For a Good Night’s Sleep

If 75 percent of the people who decide to invest in a new mattress in 2021 shared half of our enthusiasm and willingness to learn about what type of bed best suits them, the quality of sleep and overall good mood the next day would drastically increase. Buying a new bed is not something to...

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Olympic Queen VS Regular Queen – What’s the Difference?

Posted in Mattresses | by Candace Osmond, on December 28, 2020

Olympic Queen VS Regular Queen – What’s the Difference?

Investing in a new mattress is not something to be taken lightly, as this is a product that will be stuck with you for years. We don’t mean to alarm or put any sort of unnecessary pressure on your shoulders, but buying a mattress that’s wrong for you can have a negative impact on your...

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A Cliffside Beach House In Peru With Its Own Cable Car

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on December 28, 2020

A Cliffside Beach House In Peru With Its Own Cable Car

The most beautiful sites with the best views are often also the most inaccessible and challenging. However, if one can find a way to tame the site, the reward is magnificent. Take this stunning house for example. It’s a beautiful beach retreat found in Ancón, Peru. It sits at the bottom of a cliff, with...

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DIY Wall Clock – From Cork Trivet And Clock Kit

Posted in DIY Projects | by Claire Wilson, on December 28, 2020

DIY Wall Clock – From Cork Trivet And Clock Kit

You have probably noticed the copper trend is still going strong, but some other metallic tones are joining the game! Mixed metallics work well with a neutral colour palette and compliment grey and monochrome living spaces. This mixed metallics geometric clock project can be made in an afternoon and will make a great feature for...

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Simple and Modern Abstract Canvas Wall Art

Posted in DIY Projects | by Claire Wilson, on December 28, 2020

Simple and Modern Abstract Canvas Wall Art

Each room in our house has a different style for the art we display. Our living space shows classic art pieces and the studio is where I display more playful pieces and work from my favourite illustrators. This is where I have also decided to experiment with some abstract wall art pieces. Making an abstract art...

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Check The Quality Of The Water With A Test Kit for Your Home

Posted in Buying Guides | by Candace Osmond, on December 26, 2020

Check The Quality Of The Water With A Test Kit for Your Home

For many years now, we have all known that tap water has a certain degree of contaminants that gardening experts don’t even recommend for our plants, let alone for ourselves. That said, a water test kit is a right thing to buy if you want more information on the everyday water you’re using, so let’s...

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15 Outdoor Pendant Light Fixtures Can Pair With Any Style

Posted in Buying Guides | by Candace Osmond, on December 26, 2020

15 Outdoor Pendant Light Fixtures Can Pair With Any Style

It’s closing in on summer and assuring that your patio is decorated and in good working order, not just for your enjoyment but so you can entertain and enjoy the outdoor space with friends and family. Having a good outdoor pendant light fixture can really add style and character to your outdoor space, allowing you...

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15 Sleek and Simple Mid-Century Dining Chairs

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Candace Osmond, on December 26, 2020

15 Sleek and Simple Mid-Century Dining Chairs

If you’ve never been passionate about interior decorating, that means that most furniture-related terms that describe style are unfamiliar to you. After reading the title, you might be left wondering what a mid-century dining chair is. Similar to the furniture designed between the 1940s and the 1960s, the mid-century dining chair is basically a seating...

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Past, Present, And Future Of The Jack and Jill Bathroom

Posted in Bathroom | by Emily Medlock, on December 24, 2020

Past, Present, And Future Of The Jack and Jill Bathroom

HGTV fans can probably tell you about the past, present, and future of the Jack and Jill bathroom. Often, the bathroom design label confuses viewers. Does the style strictly mean two sinks? Join us as we explore the popular home bathroom design.  A Jack and Jill bathroom is more than a bathroom with two separate...

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Turn A Rake Into A Wine Glass Holder

Posted in DIY Projects | by Morena Hockley, on December 23, 2020

Turn A Rake Into A Wine Glass Holder

I love shabby chic and rustic decor! I especially enjoy decorating with discarded and thrifted items. Today I’m going to show you how to turn an old rake head into an attractive, functional wine glass holder. Supplies you’ll need to build this wine glass holder: Metal rake head Gold Glaze Washcloth Spray on sealer Burlap...

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Weaving Loom – Basic Yarn DIY Wall Hanging

Posted in DIY Projects | by Haley and Rose, on December 23, 2020

Weaving Loom – Basic Yarn DIY Wall Hanging

This simple weaving loom wall hanging is perfect to add a fun flare to your gallery wall or as a statement piece to hang in your home. You can easily customize the weaving by picking colors of yarn that suit your home. Now you don’t have to worry about scrounging around a store for the...

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Can You Recycle Christmas Wrapping Paper ?

Posted in DIY Projects | by Katie King, on December 23, 2020

Can You Recycle Christmas Wrapping Paper ?

Wrapping paper is one item that I always looked forward to during the holiday season. This is because it seems like with each passing year that wrapping paper is getting more adorable (especially the animal themed wrapping paper). If you’re like me and hate throwing away wrapping paper, then you will love today’s DIY post!...

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Ensure That Your Soil Is Perfect For Your Plants  – Use A Soil Test Kit

Posted in Gardening | by Candace Osmond, on December 23, 2020

Ensure That Your Soil Is Perfect For Your Plants  – Use A Soil Test Kit

Why would anyone use a soil testing kit? Because the more you know about the soil in which you want to plant this or that, the more efficient the growth process and the success rate will be as well. With a soil testing kit, you can get valuable soil-related information, like nutrient levels and pH...

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What Is The Best Way To Remove Stain From Wood?

Posted in Buying Guides | by Stefan Gheorghe, on December 23, 2020

What Is The Best Way To Remove Stain From Wood?

Have you got some pesky wood stains that you’re trying to remove? Whether you’ve been updating your hardwood floors or refinishing a piece of furniture, there’s nothing more frustrating than a stain that refuses to come out. If that happens, it’s possible that you may not have the right wood stain remover. Removing your wood...

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Make Your Flooring A Focal Point With A Wool Carpet

Posted in Rugs & Carpets | by Candace Osmond, on December 23, 2020

Make Your Flooring A Focal Point With A Wool Carpet

Wool fibers have a very distinct feel to them, with excellent qualities that make wool-based fabric top-notch ones. When it comes to choosing a wool carpet, there are a few things that one should know before spending money on such as product, and we’re going to try and keep you covered with the information that’s...

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Average Bedroom Size: How Much Room Do You Really Need?

Posted in Bedroom | by Emily Medlock, on December 23, 2020

Average Bedroom Size: How Much Room Do You Really Need?

The size of your bedroom is important. Consider average bedroom size: how much room do you really need? Home layout designs can help you. Before buying a home, determine the dimensions of your master bedroom and other rooms.   What is the typical square footage of a bedroom? A bedroom’s size depends on several factors....

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Massive Mountain Retreat In Colorado With A Barn-Inspired Design

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on December 23, 2020

Massive Mountain Retreat In Colorado With A Barn-Inspired Design

There’s no shortage of space or spectacular views when it comes to this house from Copper Mountains, Colorado. This is a barn-inspired home designed by Plaad Office and Collective Design Group and it has 6 bedrooms and 8 bathrooms in total plus a multitude of common areas. From the outside it’s a massive built but...

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The Popular Industrial Style Decor Start With A Floor Lamp

Posted in Buying Guides | by Candace Osmond, on December 22, 2020

The Popular Industrial Style Decor Start With A Floor Lamp

Lighting is one of the most important aspects of any space, whether home, office, indoor or outside, and it’s essential to not only provide the right type and amount of lighting for the space in question but to assure that the design aspects match your style as well. As new architectural advances lend themselves to...

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Swing Arm Wall Lamp Add Both Style And Functionality To Your Decor

Posted in Buying Guides | by Candace Osmond, on December 22, 2020

Swing Arm Wall Lamp Add Both Style And Functionality To Your Decor

If you’re looking for new lighting fixtures, for your home, swing arm wall lamp is a great choice. Of course, like anything else, shopping for the best swing arm wall light can be a bit of a task, with literally thousands of options available. It can be to your benefit to know exactly what to...

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Wooden Beads and Brass Minimalist Wall Hanging

Posted in DIY Projects | by Erin Francois, on December 22, 2020

Wooden Beads and Brass Minimalist Wall Hanging

Often the most beautiful art is crafted from simple or everyday objects, and I think that’s what makes these brass and wood wall hangings so special. They’re made from a handful of simple materials and their clever design adds texture, geometry and visual interest to a gallery wall or even a visually quiet corner. Materials...

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DIY Modern X-Shaped Coaster Set

Posted in DIY Projects | by Erin Francois, on December 22, 2020

DIY Modern X-Shaped Coaster Set

Coasters are essential for protecting tabletop surfaces, but they’re often clunky and boring, so why not create something that will not only rock at holding your drink, and is visually interesting too? The graphic “X” shape of these DIY coasters is created with pre-cut strips of balsa, a soft wood that eliminates the need for...

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Microwave Cleaning Hack – How To Clean With Natural Ingredients

Posted in How To Clean | by Brittney Smart, on December 22, 2020

Microwave Cleaning Hack – How To Clean With Natural Ingredients

During a family movie night, where multiple bags of microwave popcorn have been popped and consumed, it’s hard to say what’s scarier – the climax of the movie where all looks lost for the good guys, or the inside of the microwave. Actually, at our house anyway, it’s not hard at all. The microwave wins...

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A Guide to YNM Weighted Blankets – Do They Work?

Posted in Buying Guides | by Candace Osmond, on December 22, 2020

A Guide to YNM Weighted Blankets – Do They Work?

YNM Weighted blankets have long been seen as a rather controversial product. It is sometimes difficult to believe that a mere bedding item can help use sleep better or can help reduce anxiety. It’s safe to say that this is the kind of product that you have to test out before you can truly believe...

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The Key To A Cozy Living Is To Achieve An Entertainment Center with Fireplace

Posted in Furniture | by Candace Osmond, on December 22, 2020

The Key To A Cozy Living Is To Achieve An Entertainment Center with Fireplace

Furnishing your new home or revamping your current home with a new design should be fun and enjoyable, but many times, it becomes stressful to sort through the thousands of items you could choose from. At first, shopping is fun, but it quickly can become a burden. This is especially true for the living room,...

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10 Bookcase Designs That Double as Headboards

Posted in Furniture | by Candace Osmond, on December 22, 2020

10 Bookcase Designs That Double as Headboards

Designing and furnishing your home should be a pleasure, an exciting experience whether you’re redecorating or outfitting a new home. There are so many elements to consider, and so many ways you can go with it that the possibilities become endless. This is especially true in your bedroom, which should be your sanctuary from the...

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Tiny Urban Home With Two Loft Areas And A Fold-Down Deck

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on December 22, 2020

Tiny Urban Home With Two Loft Areas And A Fold-Down Deck

If you’re in the market for a tiny house on wheels or if you’re just curious to see what’s possible to achieve with a very limited amount of space, you’re really going to enjoy checking out this project. This is the Urban Kootenay, a tiny mobile home designed and built by studio TruForm Tiny.  As...

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The Most Popular Mid-Century Wallpaper You Can Choose Nowadays

Posted in Interiors | by Emily Medlock, on December 22, 2020

The Most Popular Mid-Century Wallpaper You Can Choose Nowadays

Wallpaper may not be popular like it was in the past, but that doesn’t mean it’s extinct. Join us as we explore the most popular mid-century wallpaper you can choose nowadays. While most use paneling or drywall for their homes, wallpaper is a cheaper option. There are plenty of designs so don’t be afraid to...

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30 Rustic Home Accessories to Warm Up Your Decor

Posted in Interiors | by Vera Dordick, on December 21, 2020

30 Rustic Home Accessories to Warm Up Your Decor

Rustic home decor can have a place in any space. Whether your style is country chic and rustic is a major theme, or if you’re just incorporating a key item or two to soften a modern space, the right rustic decor piece can fit in your design scheme. What defines rustic style? It’s more about the vibe of...

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The Best Gaming Desks Will Let You Get More Work And Play Done

Posted in Office Design Ideas | by Candace Osmond, on December 21, 2020

The Best Gaming Desks Will Let You Get More Work And Play Done

For some people, gaming is a hobby. For others, it’s a lifestyle. For some people, it’s even a form of therapy, of letting out negative energy that they’ve accumulated throughout the day, or it’s a way to escape a reality that can sometimes be overwhelming. Whatever the case, a good gaming desk should never be...

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Traditional and Chic Entryway Decor With A Farmhouse Bench

Posted in Buying Guides | by Candace Osmond, on December 21, 2020

Traditional and Chic Entryway Decor With A Farmhouse Bench

When it comes to interior design, there’s an enormous trend to go back to the look of simpler days, and that involves the farmhouse style. Rather than the opulence of antique European style, many are choosing this farmhouse look, which has clean lines like contemporary furniture while also carrying a bit of a rustic look...

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DIY New Years Eve Decorations for Dining Table

Posted in DIY Projects | by Katie King, on December 21, 2020

DIY New Years Eve Decorations for Dining Table

The New Year is almost here, which means it’s time to be thinking about New Year’s Eve décor! Whether you’re throwing a party or just want to decorate your space for New Year’s Eve, finding décor can be a bit difficult. Especially, if you’re trying to find those unique pieces which go beyond your traditional...

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DIY Decorative Stacking Cardboard Storage Boxes

Posted in DIY Projects | by Chelsea Mohrman, on December 21, 2020

DIY Decorative Stacking Cardboard Storage Boxes

Spring is right around the corner which means time for spring cleaning and organizing! Storage boxes are a great solution for office spaces, bedrooms, or craft rooms. They allow you to sort and store unsightly items, papers and other odds and ends while keeping shelving visually clean and pleasing. With loads of options out there...

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DIY Double Wall Box Shelf

Posted in DIY Projects | by Chelsea Mohrman, on December 21, 2020

DIY Double Wall Box Shelf

Create a modern focal piece for your walls with this intersecting wall box shelf project. Using a few craft store boxes in various sizes, a saw, some glue and a little paint you can craft this piece in no time. Perfect for holding little plants or those miniature accessories that you can never find the...

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How To Build A Secret Hiding Place Behind Books

Posted in DIY Projects | by Chelsea Mohrman, on December 21, 2020

How To Build A Secret Hiding Place Behind Books

Sometimes shelves get bogged down with essential storage items that aren’t very visually appealing. Baskets are one way to keep things organized and neat, but aren’t always the perfect fit for the space or are lacking in color and shape. This cute book box hiding space creates a place for storing eyesores or extra shelf...

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How to Fill Empty Corners With These Fireplace TV Stand Pieces

Posted in Buying Guides | by Corey Majeau, on December 21, 2020

How to Fill Empty Corners With These Fireplace TV Stand Pieces

One place in the house that is generally overlooked is room corners. A simple piece of furniture, such as a corner fireplace, can make the room look more appealing and attractive. TV fireplace stands are functional as well as decorative. They can be used as both a TV stand and a fireplace, enhancing the room’s...

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An Old 1880s Townhouse Gets A Full Restoration And Expansion

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on December 21, 2020

An Old 1880s Townhouse Gets A Full Restoration And Expansion

Today we’re checking out a very special project. This is a townhouse located in Montreal, Canada. Upon taking a closer look at it you can notice it has a very eclectic and unique design which combines two very different styles. That’s because the house has two section. There’s the original townhouse which dates back to...

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DIY Glitter Wine Glasses For New Year’s Eve

Posted in DIY Projects | by Katie King, on December 20, 2020

DIY Glitter Wine Glasses For New Year’s Eve

You can’t have a New Year’s Eve party or New Year’s Eve celebration without some sort of glitter glassware! If your wine glasses, in particular, are not looking as festive as they could, then today’s DIY is just for you! In today’s project, I will be showing you how to make your own set of...

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Flip-Clock Wooden DIY Desk Calendar

Posted in DIY Projects | by Erin Francois, on December 20, 2020

Flip-Clock Wooden DIY Desk Calendar

It’s a new year which for many of us means it’s time for a new calendar! This DIY desktop calendar takes its styling from the flip-clock beauties of yesteryear, adding a retro touch to the modern workspace.  It’s a perpetual desk calendar too which means make it once, and you’ll be able to keep tabs on...

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How To Make An Eucalyptus Wreath With Candle Stick

Posted in DIY Projects | by Erin Francois, on December 20, 2020

How To Make An Eucalyptus Wreath With Candle Stick

Hello! Erin here with another Scandinavian-inspired project for you as our December days continue to shorten. Inspired by the Santa Lucia candle crown tradition, the candle wreath nods to the Swedish tradition giving off a warm glow a midst dark Winter nights. The wreath’s simple brass ring sets the framework for a modern eucalyptus wreath...

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Scandinavian Christmas Dala Horse Ornaments

Posted in DIY Projects | by Erin Francois, on December 20, 2020

Scandinavian Christmas Dala Horse Ornaments

The Dala Horse is an international symbol of Swedish heritage, but just because you’re not Scandinavian doesn’t mean you can’t join in on the fun of the tradition. If your personal style tends to lean Scandinavian Modern (like mine does!), why not make some monochromatic Dala Horse ornaments to dress your Christmas Tree or adorn...

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3 Beautiful Ways Of How To Tie a Bow With Ribbon

Posted in DIY Projects | by Erin Francois, on December 20, 2020

3 Beautiful Ways Of How To Tie a Bow With Ribbon

When it comes to gift-giving, I think choosing the gift wrap is sometimes just as fun as picking out the gift itself. In order to simplify the wrapping process, I keep a small box along with a few rolls of wrapping paper under our bed to function as my gift wrap stash. That small box...

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Pretty Christmas Dining Table Decor From Scratch

Posted in DIY Projects | by Agata Dimmich, on December 19, 2020

Pretty Christmas Dining Table Decor From Scratch

Christmas is a time to show your best table decor skills, so whether you are crazy for interior styling or not, you will need to take care of that (unless, somebody else who spends Holiday with you, will be willing to do it!). A beautifully decorated table doesn’t always mean expensive china, crystal glassware and...

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How To Make Scented Candles For Christmas

Posted in DIY Projects | by Brittney Smart, on December 19, 2020

How To Make Scented Candles For Christmas

In our effort and desire to spread cheer during the holiday season, we can sometimes feel stress or frustration when we can’t figure out the perfect gift for that certain someone. This DIY striped and scented candle is a fantastic option. Personally, I’m a big fan of homemade gifts whenever possible (for giving or receiving),...

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Cozy Up Next To A Roaring Fire In The Backyard – Best Outdoor Fireplaces

Posted in Buying Guides | by Corey Majeau, on December 19, 2020

Cozy Up Next To A Roaring Fire In The Backyard – Best Outdoor Fireplaces

Are you someone that loves to entertain? Do you enjoy sitting out at the patio with your friends or cuddling under the stars? If so, you’re probably looking to add a gorgeous outdoor fireplace to your backyard or patio. Choosing an outdoor fireplace, however, can be a difficult decision as there’s much to consider from...

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Save Space and Energy with A Bathroom Wall LED Mirror

Posted in Bathroom | by Corey Majeau, on December 19, 2020

Save Space and Energy with A Bathroom Wall LED Mirror

Thinking of purchasing an LED mirror for your bathroom? LED bathroom mirrors are a great addition as they help in providing some much-needed light when you’re getting ready in the morning. When purchasing a mirror, you’ll need to consider a few things before going ahead with your purchase. The first thing you’ll need to consider...

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How To Build Christmas Topiary from A Tomato Cage

Posted in DIY Projects | by Emily Burmeister, on December 18, 2020

How To Build Christmas Topiary from A Tomato Cage

Decorating your home for the holiday season is part of the magic that is Christmas. Taking that decor outdoors is a perfect way to welcome guests into your home for the holidays. I created this DIY Christmas topiary from a tomato cage and a few other simple supplies. It is a simple, low-cost project that adds just that little...

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DIY Wooden Picture Frame For Canvas

Posted in DIY Projects | by Chelsea Mohrman, on December 18, 2020

DIY Wooden Picture Frame For Canvas

Celebrate Dad this Father’s Day by giving him the gift of love. A sentimental photo printed on canvas turns a beautiful moment into a special addition to your home decor. Finish off the canvas with a this craft DIY handmade frame to further personalize your gift. Hey, you’re never too old to give Dad something handmade! Supplies you’ll...

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DIY Wall Clock – A Simple Wooden Project

Posted in DIY Projects | by Chelsea Mohrman, on December 18, 2020

DIY Wall Clock – A Simple Wooden Project

Create a sleek, modern clock for you wall for a fraction of the price of a store bought piece. Customize the size (and shape if desired!) for your space. This lovely wood veneered wall clock will look perfect in any room! Supplies you’ll need for this wall clock: Wood (cut into circle) Walnut wood veneer...

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The Best 3 Shark Vacuums for Your Home Nowadays

Posted in Buying Guides | by Corey Majeau, on December 18, 2020

The Best 3 Shark Vacuums for Your Home Nowadays

Vacuuming is one of the most tedious house chores ever, but if you have the right vacuum cleaning, it surely makes things a lot less stressful. Some vacuums require heavy lifting, bending over and straining your back, or even cause frustration because they are so difficult to maneuver. But buying a vacuum from a manufacturer...

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Keep Your Garage Warm With These Heaters

Posted in Buying Guides | by Corey Majeau, on December 18, 2020

Keep Your Garage Warm With These Heaters

You might think that your garage doesn’t need a heater because it’s not a part of your house where you spend a lot of time in. However, there are plenty of reasons why you’d want your garage to be heated, especially if it’s attached to the walls of your house or if temperatures outside are...

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30 Best DIY Bloggers to Follow for Crafty Inspiration

Posted in Best Of | by Stefan Gheorghe, on December 18, 2020

30 Best DIY Bloggers to Follow for Crafty Inspiration

Whether you’re an experienced DIYer or are new fan of doing things yourself, crafting is a rewarding hobby. Finding new project ideas is easier than ever due to the huge number of talented DIY bloggers and their sites sharing cool projects with us. Painters, woodworkers, knitters, and home decorators can find virtually unlimited inspiration online...

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How To Choose The Best Carbon Monoxide Alarm For Your Home

Posted in Buying Guides | by Corey Majeau, on December 18, 2020

How To Choose The Best Carbon Monoxide Alarm For Your Home

There is one threat you should be scared of: That invisible, odorless, tasteless, and potentially deadly gas called carbon monoxide. Because it’s impossible to detect with your own senses, this stuff can build up in your home without you ever knowing—until it’s too late. And this is not something to be taken lightly! From nausea...

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Avocado VS Dreamcloud Mattress: Which Should You Choose?

Posted in Mattresses | by Candace Osmond, on December 18, 2020

Avocado VS Dreamcloud Mattress: Which Should You Choose?

With so many mattresses on the market, it can be difficult to decide where to start. If you’re looking to purchase a new mattress, you could be overwhelmed by the number of options that you have. While you can certainly look through all the mattress brands one-by-one, it’ll probably take you a substantial amount of...

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5 Small Modern Cabin Design Ideas To Inspire Your Next Off-The-Grid Project

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on December 18, 2020

5 Small Modern Cabin Design Ideas To Inspire Your Next Off-The-Grid Project

We’re often saying that small cabins are super nice and cozy and that’s due to not only their size but also the fact that cabins are usually surrounded by beautiful nature and made out of wood. But how small is too small when it comes to a cabin.  There’s no real limit and there’s a...

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Electric Wall Heaters Can Save Energy And Floor Space

Posted in Buying Guides | by Corey Majeau, on December 18, 2020

Electric Wall Heaters Can Save Energy And Floor Space

It’s not a secret how electric wall heaters can save energy and floor space.  Whether as a primary or secondary heating source, electric wall heaters will help you save money. If you don’t have one, and you want to reduce your monthly utility bill, now would be the time to buy a wall-mounted electric heater. ...

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How To Use Bathroom Caulk For A Fresh New Seal

Posted in Bathroom | by Emily Medlock, on December 17, 2020

How To Use Bathroom Caulk For A Fresh New Seal

Is it time to seal your bathroom? Don’t worry, help has arrived. Here we will review how to use bathroom caulk for a fresh new seal. Unless you’ve done it before, chances are, you don’t know where to start. We have you covered with the following bathroom caulk guide. We’ll go over bathroom bacteria, grouting,...

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Maximize Your Bedroom Space With Under Bed Storage Bins

Posted in Bedroom | by Candace Osmond, on December 17, 2020

Maximize Your Bedroom Space With Under Bed Storage Bins

Tiny bedrooms are a nuisance, regardless of whether you live alone or share your bedroom with someone else. That’s why taking advantage of every bit of free space is a must if you want to organize stuff efficiently and have some room to move around. And it all starts with the space you have available...

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32 DIY Home Decor Projects That Will Leave You Wanting More

Posted in DIY Projects | by Simona Ganea, on December 17, 2020

32 DIY Home Decor Projects That Will Leave You Wanting More

You wouldn’t believe how many cool things you can craft for your lovely home if only you would have the time, energy and inspiration to actually do it. We’re huge fans of DIY home decor so today we’re sharing with you some of our favorite ideas gathered over the years. Sit back, enjoy and don’t...

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Cantilevered House Raised Off The Ground To Capture Views Of The Sea

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on December 17, 2020

Cantilevered House Raised Off The Ground To Capture Views Of The Sea

The Oinamar region in Argentina is a beautiful place, a lovely city with an opening to the sea and some really cool views into the distance. This is where studio Guaresti/Altieri Arquitectura got to work on a project in 2020. Their task was to design and build a house on a piece of sand very...

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How To Paint With Acrylics A Basket

Posted in DIY Projects | by Chelsea Mohrman, on December 16, 2020

How To Paint With Acrylics A Basket

Baskets are such a great household storage essential. However, their simple neutral tones or shapes can get a little boring or may become outdated after time. Looking for something new and exciting? Avoid buying new when you can use the ones you already have! Spice up your existing or outdated baskets with acrylic paint and...

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DIY Simple Christmas Holiday Banner

Posted in DIY Projects | by Chelsea Mohrman, on December 16, 2020

DIY Simple Christmas Holiday Banner

Create this simple budget-friendly modernist Christmas banner to add a little holiday cheer to your home decor without going into holiday overload! This banner is sleek and minimal, giving a classic look to your holiday decor. Use it to temporarily replace an already existing piece of art in the home and easily remove after the...

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How To Cross Stitch A Leather Catchall

Posted in DIY Projects | by Chelsea Mohrman, on December 16, 2020

How To Cross Stitch A Leather Catchall

Who couldn’t use another place to store and sort your stuff? This little catchall is the perfect place to drop your keys, cell phone, and wallet by the door (bonus- never lose your keys again on the way out the door!). Or keep this catchall in your office to store gathered business cards, paint swatches,...

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How To Craft A Christmas Star Banner From Felt

Posted in DIY Projects | by Francesca Stone, on December 16, 2020

How To Craft A Christmas Star Banner From Felt

Can you believe it!? Christmas is almost here! We’re getting our decorations ready to create a festive filled house. But before you say it’s too early to decorate, it’s never too early to start making the decorations. Although this garland is quick and easy to make, planning and preparation are always key to a successful...

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Painting The Traditional Wire Clothes Hangers

Posted in DIY Projects | by Francesca Stone, on December 16, 2020

Painting The Traditional Wire Clothes Hangers

I’ve always been a fan of the simple wire clothes hanger. It combines minimalism with just enough material that gives its function. It does this whilst at the same time creating clean lines that are aesthetically pleasing. It’s so simple and perfectly designed there’s no need to mess with the form at all, but instead we can...

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Question About Mattress Thickness: How Thick Should My Mattress Be?

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Candace Osmond, on December 16, 2020

Question About Mattress Thickness: How Thick Should My Mattress Be?

When shopping for a new mattress, people are on the lookout for things like price, materials, firmness level, cooling capabilities, or other technologies that they could benefit from in order to get more comfortable and feel more supported in their favorite sleeping position. But something that few people seem to care about is the thickness...

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Beautiful Kitchen Design Ideas That Make A Statement

Posted in Kitchen | by Emily Medlock, on December 16, 2020

Beautiful Kitchen Design Ideas That Make A Statement

The goal of interior design is to make a statement. People want their living spaces to reflect their personalities. Here, we will present beautiful kitchen design ideas that make a statement. Since most people use their kitchen daily, it should feel like any other room in their homes. Beautiful small kitchen designs may not be...

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Beautiful Lake Cottage Surrounded By The Canadian wilderness

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on December 16, 2020

Beautiful Lake Cottage Surrounded By The Canadian wilderness

This modern cottage stands on the edge of a beautiful and quiet bay, surrounded by nature and tranquility. It’s located in Bancroft, Canada and has a perfect view of the Missisauga Lake. It was a project completed in 2020 by the architects at studio Tillmann Ruth Robinson. The owners are a young family who wanted...

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Cool Designs that Elevate your Decor from Fair to Fabulous

Posted in Interiors | by Vera Dordick, on December 15, 2020

Cool Designs that Elevate your Decor from Fair to Fabulous

When talking about cool designs for the home, the term can mean different things to different people. Depending on likes and dislikes, preferred decor style, and the level of formality, what is considered cool will vary. That said, there are some characteristics that can help propel something into the realm of cool items that bring...

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How To Look For Deep Kitchen Sinks When You Remodel

Posted in Buying Guides | by Candace Osmond, on December 15, 2020

How To Look For Deep Kitchen Sinks When You Remodel

As much as we try to deny it, the sink is often the centerpiece of our kitchen, mostly because no meal can be cooked without it. From preparing food to cleaning the dishes, a kitchen sink needs to be durable, reliable, but also make dish cleaning an easier process. With that in mind, we’re going...

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Your Complete Guide To Bahama Shutters

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on December 15, 2020

Your Complete Guide To Bahama Shutters

Bahama shutters are a smart home investment. They offer much more than a beach vibe. Join us as we provide your complete guide to Bahama shutters. Today, we’ll review the materials used to make Bahama shutters. We’ll also talk about the pros and cons the decorative outdoor window shutters. Make sure to read to the...

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A Tiny DIY Shipping Container Home Built From Scratch

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on December 15, 2020

A Tiny DIY Shipping Container Home Built From Scratch

I’m sure many of us flirted with the idea of building a tiny home and some even considered building one out of a reclaimed shipping container. This is the story of someone who took this idea and turned into reality.  Tomas Ryan built his own tiny home from scratch. Without any experience with this sort...

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How To Etch Glass And Create Cool Vases for Flower Puns

Posted in DIY Projects | by Haley and Rose, on December 14, 2020

How To Etch Glass And Create Cool Vases for Flower Puns

I love these long hot summer days; they inspire me to be productive and follow my dreams. All that nice natural light at home also makes me want redecorate and keep each room of my apartment looking fresh and fun. I find that there’s nothing better than buying some fresh flowers to spruce up different...

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DIY Cubicle Framed Fabric Organizer

Posted in DIY Projects | by Chelsea Mohrman, on December 14, 2020

DIY Cubicle Framed Fabric Organizer

Keep your office or craft room nice and tidy with this chic organizer made of fabric and a repurposed frame. Using fun fabric and a bold colors, this easy little project will not only keep you organized but brighten up your office space too! Use iron-on the binding so no sewing is necessary and whip...

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How To Do String Art On Pegboard

Posted in DIY Projects | by Chelsea Mohrman, on December 14, 2020

How To Do String Art On Pegboard

Create a simple yet trendy piece of art that’s really friendly on the budget and very easy to make. Style your own pattern and color scheme to accent any room- the perfect piece for a living room bookshelf, on your bedroom wall in a large scale, or to add a pop of color to your...

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DIY Mirrored Vanity Tray

Posted in DIY Projects | by Chelsea Mohrman, on December 14, 2020

DIY Mirrored Vanity Tray

Put together a simple and colorful mirrored tray with the easiest DIY tutorial ever. In just a few simple steps you will have a versatile piece that can be used to display jewelry in the bedroom, anchor a floral centerpiece on the dining table, or corral your mini bar or glasses in the kitchen. Now it’s...

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DIY Hanging Planter With Colorful String

Posted in DIY Projects | by Agata Dimmich, on December 14, 2020

DIY Hanging Planter With Colorful String

I’m sure you know the feeling, when you desperately need that, one, amazing thing in your life. A hanging planter was one of those items in my case, as it combines the awesome urban jungle trend and cool design. You probably noticed them popping up more and more in the last couple of months, so...

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Modern DIY Succulent Wall Planter

Posted in DIY Projects | by Chelsea Mohrman, on December 14, 2020

Modern DIY Succulent Wall Planter

Add some greenery to any room with this gorgeous and trendy succulent wall planter. In just a few simple steps you can create your own eye-catching (and living!) wall art. And as easy as it is to create this piece, it’s even easier to upkeep it with just a sparse watering here and there when...

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Make Your Kitchen more Efficient and Stylish with These Kitchen Design Ideas

Posted in Kitchen | by Vera Dordick, on December 14, 2020

Make Your Kitchen more Efficient and Stylish with These Kitchen Design Ideas

It’s the hub of the house and the space most often upgraded or refreshed: The kitchen. Improvements in technology and materials have expanded the options for new kitchen design ideas, whether you are considering an upgrade or a complete renovation. From functional details to the newest appliances, stylish choices abound to help make the kitchen...

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Extend The Life of The Furniture With The Best Wood Sealer

Posted in Buying Guides | by Corey Majeau, on December 14, 2020

Extend The Life of The Furniture With The Best Wood Sealer

Wood sealer is a water- or oil-based liquid used to protect wood from all kinds of damage: water, UV radiation, mold, and the list goes on. You simply brush or spray it on, wait anywhere from a few hours to a few days, and voila! The wood will take on a slightly shinier appearance and...

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A Modern Home In Itajaí, Brazil With A Cantilevered Swimming Pool

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on December 14, 2020

A Modern Home In Itajaí, Brazil With A Cantilevered Swimming Pool

This hillside home from Brazil has a ton of cool design features. For starters, check out that awesome. cantilevered swimming pool! But let’s start from the beginning. This beautiful is the work of studio Schuchovski Arquitetura and occupies a plot in Itajaí, Brazil. It’s up on a hilltop and the area is surrounded by a...

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26 Christmas Gifts For Mum – Time To Get Easy and Cheap Crafty

Posted in DIY Projects | by Simona Ganea, on December 13, 2020

26 Christmas Gifts For Mum – Time To Get Easy and Cheap Crafty

Christmas gifts for mum are more meaningful is they’re handmade because they are truly unique and, in the case of a DIY project, because they’re created and customized specifically with the recipient in mind. So what better way to show your appreciation for your mum this Christmas than with a handcrafted gift that you made...

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Custom Picture Frames For Standout Memories

Posted in DIY Projects | by Stephanie Albares, on December 13, 2020

Custom Picture Frames For Standout Memories

Nearly every frame in my house is secondhand. It’s not hard to find solid timber frames with intact glass panes. And even if the glass is broken or missing — there’s a fix for that. If you’ve got a mantel that needs a few framed prints, or if you’re wanting to create a gallery wall or...

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How To Make A Macrame Plant Hanger

Posted in DIY Projects | by Stephanie Albares, on December 13, 2020

How To Make A Macrame Plant Hanger

Bohemian fiber art is undergoing a huge resurgence. This includes tapestries, macrame wall hangings and yes, macrame. As someone who experienced the 1970s first-hand, my mother shudders to think about those once-ubiquitous knotted rope hangings becoming fashionable again. But my mother is also the same crafty lady who taught my younger self how to make...

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DIY Wooden Magazine File Holder

Posted in Office Design Ideas | by Stephanie Albares, on December 12, 2020

DIY Wooden Magazine File Holder

You might be thinking, “Aren’t magazine file holder already easy to find and pretty cheap?” It gets even easier and cheaper, my friend. One sheet of plywood = EIGHTEEN files! At $3.50 per top-grade plywood file, I was totally on board. I was inspired by Ana White’s plans for the same, and I followed her...

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Scandinavian DIY Dresser Makeover

Posted in DIY Projects | by Stephanie Albares, on December 12, 2020

Scandinavian DIY Dresser Makeover

You’ll never know what you’ll find under the surface. With a little work, I took a plain dresser and gave it some Nordic flair. Here’s how that went down! It didn’t look like much, but its simple, attractive pulls tipped me off that there could be potential lurking under its four coats of paint. Scandinavian...

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15 Big Modern Houses With Impressive Designs And Proportions

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on December 11, 2020

15 Big Modern Houses With Impressive Designs And Proportions

Every house is special and amazing in it own way but inevitably there are some that stand out. They bring new features to the table, they’re impressive in size or overall design and they’re the kind of houses that a lot of us aspire towards. There are plenty to choose from and they’re spread all...

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