DIY / Home Improvement

Upcycle Projects For Outdoor Enjoyment!

August 24, 2021

While what remains of August is a back-to-school frenzy, in the coming weeks we’ll have more time to think about upcycling projects for outdoors. We found a few genius ideas that take advantage of Colorado’s mostly mild climate – which if we can believe the Farmer’s Almanac (and they’ve been right so far this year!) …

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DIY Projects for Your Pet!

August 3, 2021

We want our dogs and cats – our fur babies – to be as healthy, well-adjusted and comfortable as possible, right? So, take a look at some of these DIY projects for your favorite pets, from a hammock and cooling mat for your dog, to treats and habitats for your kitty cat, this is a …

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Weekend Project: IKEA Hacks!

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 …

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Fixing Furniture / Floor Scratches, Dents and Water Spots!

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 …

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What You Can Do in a Weekend!

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, …

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So Many Stencils, So Little Time!

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 …

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Enviable Organization – Tips and Tricks!

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 …

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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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