18 Inspiring Tiny Houses

I'm a giant fan of tiny houses! Of course that might change if I ever lived in one but, then again, it might not.  I already live in 1000 square feet of space after downsizing from about three times … [Read More...]

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20 Small Space Storage Ideas

Here's one thing I know for sure... no matter how big your house is, you need more storage! People have an uncanny knack for filling whatever space they have available. If you do live in a small house (mine is a little cottage by the water at a cozy 1000 square feet) you really need more storage!  I've collected a group of ideas … [Read More...]

All the trimmings!

Baseboards, and Shoe Moldings, and Quarter Rounds – Oh My!

Hey Crew! Let's talk some more about trim!  Today is the second post in this series which aims to dig deep into the ins, outs, ups, and downs of all sorts of interior trim.  We'll start at the ground level and focus on baseboards today.  Take a look at a couple of pictures that show how much interest trim can add to a sp … [Read More...]

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Restoring a Moldy Wood Deck with Concrobium

I love my wood deck. If you've got even a few square feet of wood deck at your home, you know what I'm talking about. There's something special about a wood deck. It feels and looks natural and somehow blends with the environment in a way many other surfaces … [Read More...]


12 Tiny Houses with Amazing Outdoor Spaces

Everyone who lives in a tiny house agrees… outdoor space is where it’s at! Just because the house is only a few hundred square feet on a fat day does NOT mean that’s the real living area. These 12 amazing tiny houses sport inspiring and inviting outdoor spac … [Read More...]


24 Inspiring Outdoor Fireplaces & Fire Pits

Don't you just love the feel of a glowing fire as flames lick the air and project that special glow on everything around? Isn't even better when that fire is outside, warming an inspiring outdoor living space and taming the winter chill in the air? Here are … [Read More...]


Two Rooms, Only One Piece of Sauder Furniture!

This little yellow number under the window looks good, right? I think so too. The only problem is that it also looks good in the living room, with my TV on top of it. See: We first put this in the living room back when I wrote about getting a High … [Read More...]

A Beautiful NY Remodel

A Beautiful New York Remodel

I've got a thing for big beautiful wooden tables. I really, really, really love them. That explains why this picture caught my eye. I clicked through to the Instagram account of the contractor (Premier Building) who posted this and found a few more … [Read More...]

Coastal Bedroom Makeover - Olympic Paint -

Coastal Bedroom Makeover with Olympic ONE Paint

We spent a hard-working 24 hour stretch this weekend finishing up a master bedroom remodel that had fallen into a bit of a dormant state for a “month or so”. If I had known how easy this was going to be, I would never have let the half-finished state persist f … [Read More...]