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 →
5 Home Improvements Under $500 to Sell Your Home Fast If you want your home to sell for the highest possible price in the least amount of time, doing a few updates will payoff big time. These suggestions are also good to think about even… read more →
7 February Home Maintenance Tips for Your East Texas Home Evidently global warming is alive and well in East Texas. I must say, this weather has been incredible and I hope it keeps up! Spring cleaning is not far away and the dog days of… 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 →
It’s a new year and that means new trends! Styles always shift and it’s hard to stay on top of what is “hot” and what is “not,” but have no fear, I’m here to help! I love watching how the home design trends are going, especially seeing what is going on in pinterest/internet land vs. what people are REALLY doing in their homes. It’s an interesting mix, for sure.
I’m continually amazed at what a fresh coat of paint can do. It can breathe new life into almost anything. Paint has remodeling power when you use it to emphasize a room’s best features or play down the flaws. It is one of the most economical upgrades for your home and can give it a whole new appeal. It’s cheap, relatively easy and it’s an instant gratification upgrade!
4 SIGNS YOU NEED NEW PAINT:
Check out these 7 Tips for January home maintenance in your East Texas home!
Holiday Parties are in Full Swing! Don’t forget to grab a hostess gift (or whip one up!) Here are a few last minute “spiffed up” ideas, for the procrastinator in us all:
HOLIDAY DECORATING ON THE CHEAP WITH EAST TEXAS NATIVE PLANTS So, I have been pulling out and dusting off my holiday decorations and I was just kind of uninspired by the same decorations that I put up year after year. I wanted a new “look”… read more →