How to Tile a Backsplash – Video Tutorial

Hey guys! We teamed up with Ryobi to bring you a tutorial and a how-to video for tiling a backsplash!  That’s not it though, we are also hosting a giveaway to get you stocked up on all the DIY tiling tools you will need to get started! Heck YAH! A tiled backsplash is such a {…Read More…}

How To Caulk…

We have had several requests for today’s tutorial.  It may seem so basic to some of you, but I remember the first time I picked up a caulk gun… #confused. I hope I can break it down for you enough here to at least inspire you to give it a try!  Before we talk on {…Read More…}

How I paint walls!!!

Happy Monday guys!  Have you all thawed out?  I hope so! To keep up with all of our projects from start to finish, be sure to follow us on Instagram! Many of you know I recently started redoing my baby son’s room.   I have been debating his wall color for a few weeks.  His {…Read More…}

How to use a Kreg Jig – Video Tutorial

Hey there!  We are back with our second How-To video in our tools series!  If you missed our first video, How to use a Miter Saw, you can click HERE! Check the video out below and learn how the Shanty Sisters use a Kreg Jig! We hope you enjoyed our video and learned some awesome {…Read More…}

Easy No Sew Window Panels

Hey guys! I made my girls some window panels for their room today.  These are so easy to make, and can go in pretty much any room of the house.  If you can handle a hot glue gun, you can master these.  I added some stripes to the girls’, but you can totally skip that {…Read More…}

DIY Board and Batten Kitchen Island

Hey there!  So, for the past 2 years, I have been trying to add more custom features to our home.  This week I tackled our kitchen island even though it wasn’t in my plans for a few more months. See that pretty circle on the left?  That’s the reason for the early revamp:)  Long story short….I {…Read More…}

Cheap Bathroom Mirror Frame

Hey guys!  Just thought I’d show you what I’ve been working on! I’ve been working on my master bathroom this week.  So far, I have painted the walls a pretty green color to match a waverly fabric that I picked out for my master bedroom and framed my gigantic mirror!  Here is the before…. I {…Read More…}

Trimming The Door…

Hey guys! Thanks to all of you who left comments on my coffee table post.  I loved reading them and totally appreciate the love :-)! I actually took a break from the closet addition to build that table.  I find that if I do one thing for too many days I become very unmotivated…. So, {…Read More…}

My New Paint Method

Hey guys!  I will keep this post short and sweet because that is just what it is. Whoop! 🙂 I learned this idea from my super talented father-in-law awhile back and I just now tried it out.  I love it. My first step was to put on my base coat.  I wanted the distressed part {…Read More…}