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Upcycled Legs For a DIY Bathroom Vanity

Upcycled Legs For a DIY Bathroom Vanity

When I started my master bathroom makeover, I decided that I was going to build my own DIY bathroom vanity from scratch. I hadn’t ever done it before. But after removing my old vanity, I saw just how easy it was. A bathroom vanity, for the most part, is nothing more than a shell upon […]

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DAY 28: Installing New Flooring in Our Master Bathroom!

DAY 28: Installing New Flooring in Our Master Bathroom!

This post is brought to you by Carpet One, a sponsor of the 30-Day Room Makeover Challenge.  In the previous post for Day 27 of my master bathroom makeover, I shared with you all the work I had to get done in my master bathroom before the Contract Carpet One Flooring installers (the awesome location here […]

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5 Tips For Creating a Budget-Friendly Bathroom Makeover

5 Tips For Creating a Budget-Friendly Bathroom Makeover

This post on budget-friendly bathroom tips is in collaboration with Decoraport International, but all opinions are my own.   This month I’ve been highlighting all the progress that I’ve made in my master bathroom makeover. As you know, it’s part of my 30-Day Room Makeover Challenge. While knee-deep in taking out the vanity and ripping […]

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DAY 27: Toilets and Showers and Wallpaper–Oh, My!

DAY 27: Toilets and Showers and Wallpaper–Oh, My!

WARNING: This post might make you cringe. Possibly gag. You may finish reading thanking your lucky stars that your master bathroom looks nothing like mine. If you’ve got a strong stomach, then proceed, oh dear reader who isn’t afraid of seeing my bathroom gunk… LOL This month my readers and I have been tackling our […]

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Creating the Perfect Garage Workshop

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Creating the Perfect Garage Workshop

This post has been sponsored by NewAir. However, all opinions expressed are entirely my own. This past Thanksgiving, while everyone crowded around televisions watching football, hanging with family, or vegging out on a marathon of their favorite sitcom, I was covered in cobwebs and sawdust. I wasn’t complaining! Actually, I was enjoying it! I felt […]

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How to Tackle a DIY Project That Scares You to Death

How to Tackle a DIY Project That Scares You to Death

Let me introduce you to my old, 1973 turquoise fiberglass shower stall that needs to be replaced. Drink it in, my friend! All that rich brass and 70’s detailing…. Yeah, baby! Imagine how fashionable this was….30 years ago!       But this is 2016 and what was hot in 1970 is not what is […]

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How to Make a Herringbone Laptop Tray

How to Make a Herringbone Laptop Tray

This project was brought to you be HP and QVC, but the project and opinions belong to Thrift Diving. Watch This Project: How to Make a Herringbone Laptop Tray     Right now I’m knee-deep in two big makeover projects, one of which is my garage makeover. I’ve been trying to convert it into a […]

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How to Plan Your Next Room Makeover Like Joanna Gaines

How to Plan Your Next Room Makeover Like Joanna Gaines

Well, I doubt yours would look so nice. 🙂 After all, she’s Joanna Gaines. But you can at least pretend to be her and plan your next room makeover like she and Chip do! I’m not a big Fixer Upper watcher because I don’t have cable, unfortunately. But during those random flights where I get free TV […]

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BEFORE & AFTER: A DIY Desk Makeover From the 1980’s

BEFORE & AFTER: A DIY Desk Makeover From the 1980’s

For this post, I partnered up with Beyond Paint, but the project and tutorial belong to Thrift Diving.  Watch This DIY Desk Makeover in Action!   I struggled with this DIY desk makeover for one reason: Not every piece of wood furniture should be painted. (Can I get an amen??) In fact, after I found […]

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How to Get Started Selling on Etsy

How to Get Started Selling on Etsy

Recently I met a man named Barry that made awesome wooden plaques with his scroll saw. I’m talking beautifully carved pieces of wood with intricate detailing! I exclaimed, “OMG, you should be selling these on Etsy!” To my shock, he’d never even heard of Etsy. (I know, you’re gasping, too, right??) But it happens: someone has […]

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