DIY / Home Improvement

How To Make Your House Smell Clean and Fresh

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 – …

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DIY Projects When You Need A/C!

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!

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Where to Sell Your Clutter

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.

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DIY Skills to Learn This Year

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!

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Craft Away the Weekend!

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. 

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Plan a Zen or Vegetable Garden

April 7, 2020

If you’re feeling anxious about your new normal and an uncertain state of self-quarantine – take to the soil and start planning a garden. Gardening has ALWAYS been a stress reliever and an exercise in left and right brain collaboration. The resulting sprouts, seedlings and blooms can be a rewarding source of satisfaction, and whether …

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Weekend Project: Headboards!

March 19, 2020

Even if you’re not the handiest DIYer, one weekend project that can be not just quick, but easy-in-a-day, is a do-it-yourself headboard. From Pinterest and HGTV to the DIY network, we found how-tos and tutorials to create unique décor for the head of your bed. And whether your tastes lean toward elegant, country farmhouse, eclectic …

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Ideas For Finishing a Basement

March 17, 2020

In Colorado, you can buy a house with a basement – not so easy in some Southern states! — and you can finish it yourself or use a contractor. When you move into a new build with a basement, sometimes you opt not to finish and the reasons have less to do with the cost …

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New Year’s Resolutions…For Your Home!

January 7, 2020

Every year gyms and health clubs see a spike in new memberships, air fryers fly off the shelves and we initiate meaningful activities to reconnect with friends. It’s New Year’s resolution time and as we vow to reinvent ourselves and spend quality time with friends and family in 2020, let’s also think about giving our …

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Festive Holiday Doors!

December 17, 2019

Give visitors, guests and trolling carolers a warm welcome this holiday season, starting with the way you decorate your front door! Everything’s a palette during Christmas, Kwanza, Hanukkah and New Year’s. It really is the most wonderful time of the year and we’re pulling out all the stops to show you how to create a …

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