Caulk. It can be intimidating and definitely takes some time, but use these caulking tips and you’ll love the finished, professional look you create! Use your caulking skills on these projects: Beginner Tips and Tricks for Installing Trim — Built-In Bookshelves for Your Home — Build a Wall-to-Wall Built-In Desk and Bookcase By Colleen of Lemon Thistle […]
When it comes to classic decor, a basic floating shelf is at the top of my list. Whether your style is more rustic, modern, or classic, adding a floating shelf (or two) is doable and beautiful. We have 5 tips for building easy and affordable floating shelves with just 3 boards! Love building? Be sure […]
We are big fans of touring local home shows and seeing what beautiful and creative things builders and interior designers alike are doing — and then, of course, sharing it here with you on the blog! (See our Get This Look library and Home Tour series for more, plus some of our favorite highlights here as […]
We’ve been hard at working making our work area in the garage at our Birch House feel more like a workshop and less like a storage unit that also houses our tools — it’s slow going, but we’re making progress! Today’s video will show you how we built this simple but smart flip-over bar stool […]
We loved the hand-stamped wallpaper styles that we’re seeing in magazines and home shows lately (and the two that our team did here and here) so we set out to make our own DIY hand-stamped herringbone accent wall in our office space. We stamped this section of the wall in a couple of hours, with […]
It’s finally feeling like fall around here, and we’re getting in the fall spirit by decorating… for FREE! I used clippings from my yard and leftover craft supplies to make this DIY gold boxwood wreath — and doesn’t it looks fabulous on our newly redone farmhouse door! It’s not quite as fast as the one-hour […]
You Guys!! I am so excited to be doing a video series with WAYFAIR.com for the next 8 weeks! A new segment will go live every Saturday. This is a BIG deal to me… (notice all the caps? That isn’t me yelling at you, I am just that excited!) It has been a HUGE project, […]
I might have just gotten the award for #bestsisterever… it is true! I just gave my brother a 55″ curved screen TV. #ohyeah! EEK! It is so fun to be the prize patrol! To make sure that the AMAZING TV looked its best and works its best, we mounted it on the wall (which […]
I’ve been thinking about easy projects. Crazy I know… While it is fun to rip out a wall, and there are times for that. There are times where we just want to survive and live in our home without demolishing things… (can you believe this Remodelaholic just said that?! After our huge remodel, I believe […]
I want to wish you all a wonderful Christmas day! I hope that you can be with friends or family and remember the reason for the season! If you wanna see more videos like this go here.
Hey Ya’ll, Happy Thanksgiving! I am taking the day off- to be with my family, cook, and eat, eat, eat! I am thankful for you all reading my blog! I hope for you to have a great day, and that you get the chance to be around people you love, eat some food, and thank […]
Happy Easter!! I hope it is a great day for you and your families.
Justin just got this done this week… we are catching up! It is flying by, but well worth the ride!
For our recipe this week, I have a special treat. Okay, technically it isn’t a dessert recipe. But my brother Rand, the chef, recently did a little stint on his local news (technically he’s done this 3 or 4 times) and he shared one of our favorite family recipes. This literally is one of […]