Tag Archive: do it yourself

$69 DIY River Rock Pebble Stone Hand Laid Floor!


Why pay hundreds and hundreds of dollars for pre-glued stone tiles when you can do it for waaaaaaaaay less? Stay tuned for my step by step blog on how to do this yourself,… Continue reading

DIY: What Am I, A Plumber? Fixing a 2nd story shower leaky drain…


Okay, we’ve had this hole in our family room ceiling for almost 2 years.  Yes, two years.  It’s a result of a leaky upstairs shower drain.  Neither hubby or myself claim to be… Continue reading

DIY: Tissue Paper Ceiling ~Hides everything!


Easy to do!  Saw this online as a wall treatment, and figured it was the perfect fix for my unevenly textured ceilings in my family/kitchen/nook rooms.  I made a video of the journey,… Continue reading

DIY Brown Paper Floor Awesomeness……Room #2 Complete with Mistakes!


Hey all!  So, after much anticipation, I finally finished the second room with the contractor’s brown kraft paper-and-glue floor technique that I used a while back in my powder room.  SEE MY STEP… Continue reading

Scary Spider Halloween Punk Pumpkin!


“No Candle Needed!” This was a HIT at the cub scout den meeting tonight!  Saw this on Pinterest and just had to try it! Here is the original link called Spider’s Nest Pumpkin on Family… Continue reading

Birthday Cake Tutorial~ Harry Potter’s Monster Book of Monsters


“Monster Book of Monsters” Once upon a time, there was a 6 year old boy that was soon turning 7.  His Mommy asked him what kind of birthday party he wanted. The boy… Continue reading

DIY Faux Granite Countertop ….without a kit for under $60!


I’m Gonna Go Faux It! Before….  ugly, dated and this color irritated me every time I went in there. Even though this house was built in 2004, this maroon/grey/oak theme seems trés 1980’s. Yuck. Plus… Continue reading