In tough economic times, few of us are in the mood to go buy a new home and probably can’t sell the one we have anyway. So, more and more of us are looking for that fresh, new way to bring life to our existing home while adding lasting value that will reap a return on our investment dollar.
Use large towel hooks behind the door for items like a towel, bathrobe, or even a travel kit that holds the essentials. Wall shelves are another possibility if you happen to have that wall space. If I owned the house I woud remove the large mirror and replace it with a smaller one to allow for wall shelves. The above picture is of a semi-detached shed built at the end of the garden many years ago; one side being my DIY home workshop and the other half (with its own separate … Read More
As the year is getting started, I have noticed that many people are getting started on various home improvement projects, so I thought I would bring back a modified version of a theme we did about two months ago.
We offer a wide range of flexible financing options to kick start your installation including Home Depot’s Consumer Credit Card and Project Loan, plus one competitive project price on any bath remodel. But I need to finish the bathroom soon. I need to move into the bathroom soon. Oh! And guess what? I finished the homework room, too. Finally. I’ll post the awesomeness that is that soon. Another great lens! I have very eclectic taste and most of my decorative things are from all of the world, different from the norm…I can decorate for others but when it comes to my own house, I’m bad.
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Over the weekend we put the finishing touches on our master bath remodel and are officially done! We are so happy with the results. It’s not perfect – we aren’t professionals, but it’s pretty darn good and much better than we ever imagined.
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So we are still finishing up framing of the back room for the shower, etc. and the plumber still has a bit left to do. Electricians were here all day yesterday. Inspections tomorrow then drywall and tile next week. I will update … Read More
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I have tiled a few floors in the past and done some plumbing and electrical but had never tiled a shower stall or gutted a room entirely. This was a challenging first but I learned a lot to share along the way. A new tub was installed along with the His and Hers vanities. And a taller half wall was built between the shower and tub. A handicap shower unit might also come with a non-slip surface on the bottom to prevent slip and fall accidents, so you won’t have to add a rubber mat. Handicap shower stalls might also come already equipped with grab bars and safety rails to reduce the chance … Read More
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Of course my dream would be a pink bathroom! I even have a pink toilet in the bathroom that was picked up for free from a craigslist ad that Eartha Kitsch brought to my attention. But a truly vintage renovation can get very expensive very quickly and we need to do this sooner rather than later. So I’ve been looking for inspiration online so I can have a 1940’s look, but not spend a fortune. Here are a few pictures I’ve found.
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Remember THIS ? And THIS ? And then THIS ? Yes, you remember… there were all sorts of updates along the way. The bathroom remodel project is now done! It’s been done for a few weeks. I still have some painting to do in the laundry room area, but generally it’s done.
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The shelving is a wicker shelf from my old house painted black. The wall switches are the original white ones that came with … Read More
For those of you who are unfamiliar with the term DIY, it is actually an acronym for Do It Yourself…and this tiny acronym has taken the country by storm!
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We took out the old bathroom built new stairs where the bathroom had been. There was a bedroom behind the stairs so we split the bedroom in half. We added a laundry room on one side and a bathroom on the other side. Transform your unfinished or previously finished … Read More
I might persuade myself that I needed a brand new dwelling bar….right in the nook of my front room…it would look good and I could possibly be the bar maid and the paying buyer too, it could be much enjoyable like I owned an actual bar or something!!
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Having a built in china cabinet has really spoiled me. Not only is it extraordinarily space efficient, however it’s so well constructed. You will have a tough time finding … Read More
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Adding or improving a deck or patio also could be a worthwhile house enchancment that may improve the chances that you will receive your asking price when you promote your home. Folks wish to have easy accessibility to the exterior of their house for relaxing, eating, and entertaining buddies. Including or improving a deck or patio may tip your property in a purchaser’s favor and get them to pay full price.
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