Plan Your Design | Bedroom Makeover

Plan Your Design | Bedroom Makeover

Plan Your Design It’s back!  The One Room Challenge where 20 Featured Designer and 200+ Designers/Bloggers (that’s me!) take ONE room in their home and transform that space over  6 weeks. I have a BIG to do list as I’m giving this 70’s something townhouse a total refresh one room at a time. I bought another fixer upper again. I know (insert eye roll).  If you’re reading my blog for the first time, you need…

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5 Steps to Overcome the Fear of Using Power Tools

5 Steps to Overcome the Fear of Using Power Tools

Updated: September 30, 2020 What project do you want to tackle right now if you could use a power tool?  Is it to build a cute bench for our outside patio?  Put up those higher baseboards to make your livingroom look more sensational?  Is it to be able to do some of those DIY projects that you have secretly saved to your secret board on Pinterest? ‎Growing up the daughter of a Design|Engineer|General Contractor you…

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How I Doubled my Money with my First House Purchase!

How I Doubled my Money with my First House Purchase!

5 Tips for Buying Your First House If you have ever watched the Property Brothers, Drew & Jonathan Scott, you will see them taking first time home buyers to their “dream home” with all the bells & whistles only to send their dream crashing into pieces when Drew ultimately reveals the price of their dream home which is ridiculously over their budget.  The two twins then do their sells pitch as to why the young…

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Living in a house while renovating: 6 Survival Tips for Living Through a Renovation

Living in a house while renovating: 6 Survival Tips for Living Through a Renovation

Living In a House While Its Under Renovations? Living in a renovation is MESSY.  You will have drywall waiting to be installed. Dirt and dust that needs to be swept up DAILY.  Not to mention rooms out of commission for days or weeks on end.   SHOULD YOU LIVE IN OR MOVE OUT? It will depend how long your renovation will be (double your estimate).  Also factor in the cost of living out AND the…

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