Whether you’re moving into your first apartment or moving into your dream home, furniture can get expensive, and fast. Thanks to the internet, there are furniture options for just about every budget; including those who want to DIY their space. It does beg the question: Is do it yourself furniture worth the time and effort? Self […]
Transform Old Frames into Whimsical DIY Projects
Everyone has old picture frames that were banished to the basement, garage, or attic in favor of some newer, trendier frames or photo display options such as canvas. However, instead of just gathering dust or garnering you ten cents at your next yard sale, consider some fun and frugal innovative new uses for those frames. […]
4 Holiday DIY Gift Ideas the Kids can help with
Looking for a fun crafty activity to do with the kids this holiday season? Christmas DIY decorations for kids are a great way of involving the whole family in the decorating spirit while also giving the children something fun to do while on vacation from school (and keeping them out of YOUR HO HO HAIR!) […]
Top 3 Weekend Outdoor Projects To Make Your Jasper Home More Appealing To Buyers!
Do you want to make your home grab the attention of buyers, but don’t have a lot of time? Here are the top three outdoor projects that shouldn’t take more than a weekend to complete! Install a Patio Using Patio Pavers! Patios made of pavers are awesome because you won’t get cracking like you would […]
Add A Reverse Osmosis Water Purifier, A Small Luxury Home Buyers Love
For a relatively inexpensive kitchen upgrade home buyers love, install a reverse osmosis water purification system. RO systems are a small luxury that home buyers love. For between $130-$500, installing an below-the-sink RO water filter can really impress home buyers. While testing for water safety is a given, home buyers know that the minimum standards […]
What’s the Difference Between Drywall and Sheetrock?
Drywall is made of gypsum plaster sandwiched between thick paper. Sheetrock is too. It’s just a brand of drywall. Only U.S. Gypsum Company is allowed to market drywall as Sheetrock. There are other companies that make drywall though. Titan Commercial Products, Allied Manufacturing, and National Gypsum Company all make drywall too. Sheetrock is so […]
DIY Tips: Things To Consider When Installing Hardwood Flooring
Are you a Do-It-Yourself enthusiast thinking about installing hardwood flooring? Your options might seem overwhelming. Really, those options just help ensure you can find something to suit your DIY project’s specific needs! Pre-finished or Unfinished Hardwood Options With easy to install pre-finished hardwood flooring, why would anyone want unfinished hardwood flooring? After all, you can […]