Trim and Moldings

Use MDF to Create Living Spaces as Art

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I ran across this picture, along with quite a few more awesome kid’s rooms at a cool Australian community site here. I’ve always been a fan of really cool themed kids rooms, so I naturally took a moment to look at what was going on in this room and it just reminded me how creative […]

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Yellow Bathrooms Ideas & Inspiration

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When looking at wonderful bathrooms, ideas can be easy to feel but a little harder to spot individually. I love to help with that by finding great pictures and pulling the best bathrooms ideas out and sharing a few tips on each one. Since there are millions of awesome bathroom pictures out there, I thought […]

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10 Easy DIY Shelves Tutorials, Plans, and Ideas

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DIY Shelving: is it a curse or a blessing? For the reluctant DIY’er who begrudgingly admits the need for the shelf or shelves, has the basic skills to do it, and really doesn’t want to go through the effort or expense of hiring someone, the simplicity of making your own shelves might seem like a […]

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DIY Woodworking Project – Tropical Inspired Wall Panels

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If you’re looking for a simple diy woodworking project for yourself or a bored loved-one this idea might get your creative juices flowing. Have a look at the panel covered sections of wall in the picture below. When I see that I think it looks pretty cool, but what it really does is start to […]

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Black Window and Door Trim

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It’s no secret that I’m never the first kid on the block to like the newest look in shoe-laces. The same thing applies to paint colors and fancy embroidery on my butt. But it’s okay because these trends take awhile to really catch-on. Take the practice of painting your window sashes or window trim black, […]

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Door Trim Ideas – Using Plain 1×6 Material

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Take a look at this picture and tell me what you see: If you said “flooring” or “hardwood”, then you’re seeing exactly what you’re supposed to see as this photo was supplied in a press kit from Armstrong flooring. If you said “tables”, I’m right there with you because there are three cool tables in […]

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Five Ideas for Glue-Gun Remodeling

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Say, did you remember to bring your air-compressor and nail-gun in from the garage today? You were going to use it for that trim you wanted to install on the back of the kitchen island. Remember? What Do You Mean You Don’t Have a Nail-Gun? Well that’s okay. All is not lost! But you’ll still […]

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Crown Molding Coat Hanger Shelf In Action!

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I’ve been meaning to stop the presses for a week or so now to show you this: Kristen at Pajama Mama made this shelf using the drawings and pictures I put together a few weeks ago. It looks fantastic and she’s got a great post telling you about it. Here is her post and here […]

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Q & A Day: Buying and Installing Crown Molding

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Hi Tim, Your site has inspired me to install crown molding in my dining and living rooms. However, if I start and I like how it looks, I know I’ll want to do the whole main floor. Our house came with beautiful 4-1/2″ base molding and the ceiling just looks so bare. If I like […]

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RG’s Complete Guide To Wood Paneling – Part 5 – Inspiring Beadboard

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What is it about beadboard? As a contractor for twenty years, I can’t recall ever hearing anyone say they don’t like it. At the same time I can remember hundreds of ooh’s and ah’s, gasps for breath, and near fainting when just the idea of beadboard was discussed! Not too many materials can claim such […]

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Make This Beautiful Coat Hanger Shelf – Illustrated How-To

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If you subscribe to the RemodelingGuy IdeaLetter sign-up box below then you’ll recognize this picture. I noticed this recently in a brochure for Ralph Lauren Paints and included the idea in a newsletter, telling folks how easy it would be to build one of these!

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Great Window Trim and A Cool Heavy Timber Bed

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Ever have a day that didn’t turn out as expected? Today was one of those days! I find that taking a look through some of my collection of awesome pictures helps me get my mind re-focused on good things! Would you like to join me? This picture is from countryliving.com and it has two features […]

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Custom Fireplace Surrounds

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When you get ready to build that new fireplace surround, don’t settle for anything less than “wow!”. You can get exactly what you want without paying a fortune if you do your homework. Use Pictures To Express Your Ideas With the availability of so many pictures online, you can find exactly what you want. Your […]

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RG’s Complete Guide To Wood Paneling

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One of the hottest “new” trends I’m seeing this year is the extensive use of real wood paneling. I say “real” because I’m not talking about the wood paneling of the 1970′s. No photo-finish veneer paneling here! I’m talking about real wood paneling! Paneling Wood Comes In Many Forms The number of looks that can […]

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