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Wallpaper is a very versatile material… Well, if it is used in craft and home decor projects other than just covering the walls! There is some really great paintable wallpaper available in all sorts of textures such as linen, stucco, Read more…


How to Create Cabinet Door Memo Boards It is hard to believe that back to school is just around the corner! My son will be entering his second third year of college (and has a crazy-busy schedule!) and I wanted to create Read more…


DIYZ Smartphone App What if I told you there is a fabulous FREE app out there to help tackle most any home improvement project? Would you believe me? The DIYZ (dee-eye-wise) smartphone app makes home improvement easy with step-by-step instructions, videos, Read more…


How to Make a Cork Board Using an Old Screen Door When my son graduated from high school, he wanted a large cork board with tons of photos displayed at the party. I saw this in a magazine (it was framing Read more…


This is not the typical 70s wine bottle lamp… There are tons of awesome liquor bottles out there, not that I’m in the habit of hanging out at the liquor store (really, I’m not), but the few times I’ve been, Read more…


DIY Furniture Plans to Build a Squared Bookcase I’m in the process of working on remodeling my dining room which included removing a sort of “built in” corner cabinet. It really served no functionality (except to hide a hoard of Read more…


How to Build Table Legs or Posts from 2x4s A while back, I mentioned my friends, Chris and Elizabeth, who had an awesome idea using 2×4 lumber to make posts. I love this idea and decided to make the legs Read more…


Turn an Old Screen Door into a Chalkboard with Shelves A couple of years ago, I built a new screen door for my back door out of PVC planks. The old screen door (that I had also built) had been Read more…


How to Build a Headboard with Old Cabinet Doors I scored a bunch of old cabinet doors at my local Habitat for Humanity ReStore for a dollar each. They are in really great condition and since I am in the Read more…


My daughter painted the sweetest picture for me in her art class. I love the bright colors and her fun approach to a vase with flowers! I decided to build another frame using pieces from the scrap pile to showcase Read more…

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