Spring Paint! Spring Paint! Paint is like minimally invasive plastic surgery for a house, no cutting required. Even though I see what a difference new paint can make, I am always amazed at the transformation. Fresh paint can give new life into almost anything in… read more →
NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS FOR YOUR HOUSE NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS FOR YOUR HOUSE Welcome to 2016! Can you believe it? Another year has passed all too quickly and it’s time to make those yearly promises to yourself. Sure, you could go with a classic resolution of… read more →
Non traditional materials + Ingenuity = AMAZING Back-splashes for next to nothing! Check out these awesome Do-it-yourself Ideas: -Antique Yardsticks / Rulers : Bear with me here…I know it sounds strange, but look at it! It is a great look and the price is definitely… read more →
This is a Fixxer-Upper Swan Story and I am all about a beautiful before and after. This was a project that was very dramatic from start to finish. Unfortunately, I didn’t think to capture any pics until the demo phase had started, but hindsight… read more →
If you are working on home projects or plan to in the future, keep this place in mind–Surplus Warehouse in Tyler, TX. They’ve got everything from doors, toilets, cabinets, flooring, windows and much more! The downside is that you’ll have to haul it back to Palestine, but if you’re doing a bigger project, the savings can be BIG!
An Unsolicited Opinion on Boxwoods: A Shrub Rant An Unsolicited Opinion on Boxwoods: A Shrub Rant Boxwoods…FRIEND OR FOE?! Boxwoods are a common landscaping shrub and can be found in almost every neighborhood (and probably every street) in Palestine. You may not know what a… read more →