DIY / Home Improvement
July 6, 2021
Summers can be busy for parents, kids and kid-less adults, jam-packed with activities, sporting events, festivals and lots of recreational time outdoors. But when you’ve had your fill of sun exposure, come indoors for a weekend project. These new IKEA hacks turn one functional piece of furniture into something entirely different – and most can …
June 15, 2021
For anyone who’s ever moved, installed carpet, rearranged furniture on wood floors, or given kids free rein indoors, anything made of wood can be scratched, dented and/or marred. That’s why we collected a few of the top fixes for wood floor and furniture flaws to help you erase rings, fix divots, gouges, and repair wear and …
January 19, 2021
It’s the little things that count when you want to make a big statement in your home! In just one weekend, you can transform everyday items into designer accent pieces! Or if you’re dreaming of spring, why not learn how to craft some artsy paper flowers? We still have a few months of winter left, …
October 27, 2020
Want a DIY that’s foolproof but still looks seriously impressive? Stencils are for you! Easier than freehand, cheaper than wallpaper, and more exciting than a boring coat of paint, stencils are a fun way to update your room, furniture, and even create art for your home. We rounded up our favorite ways to use stencils …
October 6, 2020
Something comes over us this time of year — we want to declutter all of the stuff that somehow accumulated in our homes during the busy summer! Maybe it’s because we spent more time outside instead of staying in, to sort and organize and we’ll call that a win. But now, to get ready for …
August 11, 2020
Have you ever come home from a walk in the fresh air, only to be assaulted by leftover and funky odors from dinner the night before? If you didn’t smell it when you left for your outing, that’s called sensory adaptation and it’s common to all senses. The more time we spend around something – …
July 21, 2020
Some might call these rainy-day DIY projects, but with the mercury rising, (baby it’s hot outside!) we need some crafts to do with a little A/C! Here are some cool (every which way), productive, indoor DIY projects to help you beat the heat!
May 12, 2020
If you’ve decluttered your house during a stay-at-home spring-cleaning this year, no doubt you have perfectly good clutter to get rid of that still has value. Here are some apps and online options that will help you sell your stuff for a little quick cash, along with how-to tips for advertising and marketing.
April 30, 2020
Everyone has a wishlist of DIY projects that might not match their skill sets! Take some time to start acquiring the skills you need in order to tackle that dream project. And now that the weather is getting warmer, your list just might include an outdoors project or two!
April 23, 2020
These strange times may have you doing things you never did (or even thought you would do). Washing your hands 20 times a day. Piling up your grocery cart with a week’s worth of groceries. Binge-watching every Netflix show you never had time for.