All of us have a room that needs more space. As we de-clutter our lives and make space, a Murphy Bed that lifts up into the wall allowing for more room is the perfect solution to free up some floor area.
A Murphy Bed wall unit uses up no space when the sleeping is done! It’s perfect for a guest room, people downsizing to tiny houses and for efficiency apartment living. What are the first steps in making a hideaway Murphy Bed? Deciding the area to build the bed and constructing the frame. The DIY Network tells us more.
Drink up you’re a homeowner! Find a space to entertain and let’s get to work on your man cave by learning how to build a home bar. You are sure to be one of the favorite homes in the neighborhood!
Besides saving a minimum of $5 per drink, having your own at home bar will increase property value. Plus let’s face it having a professionally done homemade bar will also make your home more sellable. Want to build a bar like the pros? Here is your guide from Milligan’s Gander Hill Farm.
“Little boxes, little boxes made of made of ticky tacky” a theme song made famous on the Showtime Hit Mini Series “Weeds”. The song identifies with how the world is made up entire neighborhoods of identical rows of housing. All with the same interiors, floor plans and square footage! If you ever watched the show “Weeds” the show’s producers are telling us just because we all live in a prefabricated world, it certainly doesn’t change the spectrum of dramas, lifestyles and happenings occurring behind closed doors.
What’s happening behind your closed doors to differentiate the interior of your bathroom and make that space more functional? We all want a bigger better shower and yes the big chain stores can always sell us a shower in a box. You want more than just a boring old box shower. You want one with character, curves and space. That all starts with a strong foundation and designing the shower pan, The Family Handyman offers these instructions on how to build a shower pan.
Posted by wahponywoo2 | Posted in DIY Gardening | Posted on 08-10-2015
Look out your front yard and take a gander at the trees. What part of the country do you live in? Do your trees go dormant in the winter and transform in the spring to summers green beauty? Do you live in a tropical climate where it’s always sunshine and fresh fruit? These are things to look at when selecting a Bonsai Tree! Some Bonsais need winter and to become dormant others won’t survive in areas where the white stuff flies.
Bonsai trees are astonishing! They are beautiful and it’s a hobby that can turn your day around caring for something so beautiful. Everything you needed to know on how to Bonsai a tree from WikiHow
Posted by wahponywoo2 | Posted in DIY Crafts, DIY Projects | Posted on 07-10-2015
The holidays are around the corner and we want to share a “Kick Butt” idea for a crazy cool gift. They are called “Mason Jar Cocktails” and they are inexpensive, easy to create and just plain FUN! If you have a ton of friends, this gift idea just opened the door to giving everyone on your gift list some holiday love, on any budget.
Start by going out and getting mini bottles of their favorite adult beverages and the soda or coffee drinks that accompanies it. Get some mason jars, ribbon, holiday straws, candy canes and decorative bows and bling. Say cheers this Christmas with these DIY Mason Jar Crafts.
The bosses around here tend to think in a way that I love. It’s called the KISS philosophy “Keep it Simple Silly”! Word! We are going to keep it simple with these ten ubber easy “Do it Yourself” home décor hacks.
Ideas on how to fill dead space on a wall, how to get more space out of a closet, cutting board wall art ideas and hat and glove storage plans as winter approaches. Click here for more super easy home decorating ideas.
Posted by wahponywoo2 | Posted in DIY Gardening | Posted on 07-10-2015
Oh my goodness! Plant yourself down for a second because we are about to blow your mind! It’s time to take your green thumb to the next level with over thirty ideas on potting outdoor and indoor plants.
Wait an old paint can isn’t garbage (unless it contains lead paint)! The drippings and run off down the side of a paint can could turn garbage into art by adding a plant. Ever run across a large, even medium sized sea shell could be a fit as perfect plant holder? How to turn lampshades into recycled upside down planters and more from Brit.co
When you are looking at a bathroom if there is a curtain covering the tub area and you go ewww when you pull the curtain back maybe it is time for a bathtub refurbish!
Learn here how to refurbish a tub to look new again, there is a complete list of items you will need and a step by step method that will help you with this DIY project. It may not be as hard as it seems.
Not only will it look new again it will also add to your home! So set aside a weekend and start on your tub, who knows it may inspire you to do the rest of the bathroom!
Oh great this is one DIY project that most people would rather not tackle, however if you are replacing an old toilet or the current seal is leaking then this is a must read.
Learn more here how to replace a toilet seal, if you have never done it before this information is golden because it will save you a lot of grief not to mention advert a messy outcome.
Once the project is completed you will realize that it is not that bad, however you will still not look forward to doing it again!
Posted by wahponywoo2 | Posted in DIY Furniture Projects | Posted on 06-10-2015
Use the graphic below to learn the steps of a DIY Factory Cart Table.