Home “Upgrades” That Are Total Downgrades

They might look like must-haves to you now, but these seemingly-smart renovations and design updates are among the worst home improvements out there. Check out all the suggestions here

One Valuable Lesson I Learned from HGTV

The One Valuable Lesson I Learned from HGTV (Image credit: HGTV) Does anyone else have a love/hate relationship with HGTV? Ever since I got hooked on Christopher Lowell's show ages ago and took his advice to hang a sheet on my bedroom wall as decor (don't ask, I have no idea) I've dipped in and … Continue reading One Valuable Lesson I Learned from HGTV

Thinking of Remodeling?

~ Here are a few points to consider. Some you may have thought of others you may not. Also the title is hilarious 🙂 ~ America, You’ve Lost Your Freaking Mind Over Remodeling (Image credit: Tana Teel/Stocksy) There's something to be said for appreciating the home you have. In a way, I feel lucky to … Continue reading Thinking of Remodeling?

Staying and Improving Homes appears to be the trend

HomeAdvisor Releases New True Cost Report Highlighting Home Improvement Trends Findings Show Homeowners Are Choosing to Improve Their Homes Rather Than Move GOLDEN, Colo., June 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, HomeAdvisor released its True Cost Report focused on generational trends in home improvement, the negligible impact of rising interest rates on homeowner decision making, and the … Continue reading Staying and Improving Homes appears to be the trend

These IKEA Hacks Look Sharp

~ you had me at Ikea ~ These IKEA Hacks Look Sharp and They'll Solve Your Storage Woes We're back with more good IKEA hacks, this time with a bunch that not only look phenomenal, but also amp up the storage capacity of your space. These projects are triple threats: budget-friendly, functional, and also really … Continue reading These IKEA Hacks Look Sharp

12 Home Depot Finds

12 Home Depot Finds (Under $30) Every First Time Home Buyer Needs So you just bought your first home—congrats! Now comes the fun part: settling into your new digs by filling it with necessary items. But after you spent all that money on securing your new home, you might not want to spend any more … Continue reading 12 Home Depot Finds

Think you can remodel?

Most New Homeowners Feel They Can Remodel On Their Own — But Here's What They Should Consider First More than half (57%) of new homeowners believe they could remodel an entire room without any help from a professional. Millennials are even more confident in their DIY abilities, with 64% ready to tackle a remodeling project … Continue reading Think you can remodel?

35 DIY Demolition Tips

35 DIY Demolition Tips Click on the link above and utilize these tips and tricks of the trade

5 Inspired Storage Ideas

Shelf Storage Ideas | Over the Door Storage | Creative Storage Solutions Yep, You Can Put Shelves There: 5 Inspired Storage Ideas A little shelf here, a big shelf there. You’d be surprised where they can fit.   Finally, you get to take that beach vacation in the dead of winter. But where is your … Continue reading 5 Inspired Storage Ideas

9 Ordinary Looking Houses That Will Surprise You With What’s Inside

From Buzzfeed 2/11/16 1. This looks like just another one of those average storage barn places. View this image › Morton Buildings / Via mysanantonio.com ID: 7931217 Yeah, no. It’s not. View this image › Morton Buildings / Via mysanantonio.com ID: 7931213 It’s a custom-built house in San Antonio, Texas made by Morton Buildings. They … Continue reading 9 Ordinary Looking Houses That Will Surprise You With What’s Inside