How to Add a Rustic Accent Wall

$25 – $100 There are a trillion accent walls that you can do today, and if you’re Joanna Gaines there’s only one – ship lap. What I’m going to go over though is one of this easiest, quickest, and cleanest that you can possibly do. I must warn you that it’s somewhat addicting because of how easy it is. Next thing you know is there’s … Continue reading How to Add a Rustic Accent Wall

How to Frame a Mirror – DIY Mirror Frame in Bathroom

There is a quick, easy, and affordable way to dramatically change the look of your bathroom mirror, without replacing anything. Instead, you’re adding a simple DIY mirror frame around your existing bathroom mirror. A DIY mirror frame can be customized for any size bathroom mirror. I’m going to show you how to frame a bathroom mirror on a large, 58 x 42 inch bathroom mirror. … Continue reading How to Frame a Mirror – DIY Mirror Frame in Bathroom

How to Rip up Carpet and Remove Odors on Subfloor

What’s that smell? When I moved into my house, I immediately noticed the carpet had to be replaced – probably 700 or 800 sqft of it, the entire first floor. The carpet was old and smelled of urine, so there was no question that it had to go. I thought ripping up the carpet would also get rid of the urine smell – wrong. But … Continue reading How to Rip up Carpet and Remove Odors on Subfloor

DIY Projects That Saved Me Over $8,000

It’s funny how you always see financially savvy blogs that talk about how to save money and get out of debt, start a side hustle, increase your credit score, and everything in between. “How I retired at age 20 with $16 trillion in the bank”, but you’ll never read about the cost savings DIY projects. This includes everything from renovating your house, painting, and building … Continue reading DIY Projects That Saved Me Over $8,000

How to Update Your Fireplace with Airstone

This method of changing the entire look of your fireplace is very easy. Not only does it transform your fireplace into a beautiful stone look, but it will update your house and potentially increase value. Transform a bland fireplace into an Airstone fireplace – in one weekend. Please note that I am only speaking about updating a flat marble or flat stone fireplace. I’m not … Continue reading How to Update Your Fireplace with Airstone

How to Make Wood Paneling Look Like Drywall

$50 – $100 A lot of these posts are not only about improving the value of your home, but saving money doing it yourself and getting the satisfaction of creating the finished product. So, what can you possibly do with that old wood paneling wall? Wood paneling is hideous and if you have no idea how to put up dry wall over it, the simple … Continue reading How to Make Wood Paneling Look Like Drywall