Free Printable Letter Banners

Hey friends!  As promised, I am sharing new free printable letter banners today!  I printed out the word Grateful for my mantel, but I have included every letter and an ampersand below.  Just click the letter you need, and you can print or download from the screen that pops up.  I cut mine out with scissors {…Read More…}

DIY Floating Student Desk as seen on HGTV Open Concept

We are so appreciative of all of your support for our pilot, Open Concept! It was such a fun and rewarding opportunity that we are so grateful for. If you missed the premiere and the repeat airings, you can learn more about it and check out all of the before and after pictures HERE! Dack and {…Read More…}

Home Depot August DIH Workshop

Hey guys!!! We have teamed up with Home Depot, again, for another DIH Workshop and we are so excited! Visit your local Home Depot Thursday, August 20 from 6:30 – 8:00 pm and learn how to build our hook shelf! You’ll get hands on experience and learn great tips from tool experts! This shelf is one {…Read More…}

DIY Photo Gallery Wall

So this is a project I started LONNNNG ago, and I’m happy to say I finally finished.  It’s one of those projects that took me forever to finally decide on how to finish, and then once I did decide, it took me just as long to actually do it.  We closed off our loft last {…Read More…}

DIY Wall Planter with Succulents

We LOVE succulents. They are low maintenance and oh so cute! I have a blank wall in my dining room that is a narrow space and I haven’t known exactly what I wanted to put there. As soon as the weather warmed up and I saw succulents at my hardware store I got an idea! {…Read More…}

DIY Thin Brick Wall

Hey guys! I am SO excited to share my latest project with y’all!  Those of you that follow us on Instagram and Facebook have watched my progress over the last few days.  I was originally going to title the post “How to install a thin brick wall”, but I realized that there are probably 100 {…Read More…}

DIY Trophy Case for a Teen Boy Room

I’ve made my kids a lot of pieces for their rooms over the years but this one, by far, got the most attention from my 11-year-old!   Like most boys his age, he loves his trophy collection. They can get really cluttered and I wanted to give him a cool space to display them. I {…Read More…}

DIY Board and Batten Hat Rack

I got an itch to tackle some projects in my boys rooms last week and I am so excited about the way my 11-year-old’s room is shaping up! Our stepdad, Tim (a.k.a. Bapa), built my home a little over a year ago (you can check out the build process HERE). My 11-year-old was going to {…Read More…}

DIY Hanging Frames with Labels

I recently updated my wall in my hallway with some new frames.  I shared the old frames a few years back, and I was ready to lighten things up a bit!  Here is how my DIY Hanging Frames turned out… This is a crazy simple tutorial!  I had all 5 done and hung in a couple {…Read More…}

DIY Wine Bottle Wall Sconce

As many of you know, I have been in the process of redoing my dining room.  I have shared my tables, benches, sideboard and floating shelves over the last several weeks.  Today I am sharing the DIY wine bottle wall sconce that I built to hang on each side of my window.  Here they are! {…Read More…}

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 Build and Hang a Mantel on a Stone Fireplace

Hey guys! I have been dying to share this tutorial with you all! I built and installed this mantel for about $100! This is a project that I have had planned since we were building our house but it seemed like it was going to be such a pain and I was worried that I would {…Read More…}

DIY Coffee Mug Display

Hey guys! In honor of Valentine’s Day and Ryobi’s February challenge, we made this cute Coffee Mug Display We LOVE coffee – that counts right? It’s quick and easy to build your own. I’m going to show you how I did it but you need to go over to our friend Jamison’s site – Rogue {…Read More…}

DIY Wooden Window Cornice

Hey guys! So, I’ve been building furniture for our new home, like crazy and realized that I haven’t done much in the way of our windows! I have done panels for my dining room and living room which you can see HERE but I have neglected the rest. The hardware is usually expensive and my budget {…Read More…}

DIY $5 Shelves with Leather Straps

Hey guys! If you need a quick and easy project this weekend, this one is for you! I have been on a mission to fill up this blank wall. It’s a walkway so I didn’t want anything sticking at from the wall too much. I came up with these Leather Strap Shelves for only $5 each! {…Read More…}

DIY Floating Shelf Plans for the Dining Room

I am knee-deep in a dining room remodel.  I had an itch to build some new pieces, so I decided to let everything go and start from scratch… Again.  First up on the list… Floating Shelves!  Check em out! How fun are those??  I love how they opened up the space!  And… Just wait until {…Read More…}

Rope and Pipe Floating Shelves

Hey there! I just finished the last project in my dining room (for a while at least 😉 ) and I am so excited to show it to you!! (pssss…. We also have an awesome tool giveaway towards the end)! Pipe + rope + wood = OH MY!!! I created these floating shelves that appear {…Read More…}

DIY Media Shelves

As many of you know, I have been in the process of revamping my bedroom.  I use the space as my office as well.  I shared Part 1 and Part 2 of my new desk system a few weeks back, and I can’t wait to show part 3 next week! These media shelves I am {…Read More…}

DIY Floating Shelves with Clavos

Now, we are no stranger to floating shelves around here.  I shared my bathroom floating shelves at the beginning of this year, and Ashley recently shared her living room floating shelves as well.  Be sure to click on those to find the tutorials! I have a space in my own living room that has been {…Read More…}

DIY Rustic Corbel

Hey there! I have been trying to come up with a cool accent piece to go in the corner of the walkway between my living room and kitchen and I came up with this easy and FREE Rustic Corbel! Whitney and I were driving through Dallas, looking at old homes that had been restored. I {…Read More…}

DIY Large Paneled Wall Mirror

Hey!!!! This week, I’ve been busy working on our dining room.  The last project that I shared from this room was this Distressed Planked Wall. If you missed this $100 goodie, you can see it HERE or click the image above!  Today, I’m sharing that giant mirror hanging over the wall I was inspired by {…Read More…}

DIY Distressed Plank Wall

Hey guys!  I took a little break from my furniture building to add an easy and inexpensive, planked wall treatment to my dining room! I love the character it adds to this room and it was super easy  This wall is about 12 1/2′ long and I took the paneling up about 4 1/2′ making {…Read More…}

DIY Floating Shelves for my Living Room

Hey guys!!  I am so excited about this project that I’m sharing today!!! I built the 8 floating shelves you see there for only $120!!!  Each shelf is 4 ft. long and 12 in. deep!  How amazing is that I was inspired by the floating shelves that Whit built in her bathroom!  If you missed {…Read More…}

DIY Frame Shelves

Many of you know I have been finishing off a bedroom for one of my girls over the past several weeks.  I closed off a loft space upstairs to give her a new room, and I have been busy getting it all decked out.  Last week I shared her DIY corbel desk I created for {…Read More…}

DIY Bottle Opener

Hey guys!  I have a quick and easy project for you, today, that would make a great Father’s Day gift and it’s easy enough that the kids could help! I was able to use my cedar fence plank scraps from my DIY Planters so my cost was only in the metal hardware and the bottle {…Read More…}

Big Wood Wall Letters

Hey friends! Happy Monday!  I hope you all had an awesome weekend!  We had family in town for Mother’s Day, so I managed to chill and let them enjoy the kids (free babysitter 😉 ) I didn’t get much done, but I did manage to get one quick and easy project out of the way. {…Read More…}

$80 Board and Batten Tutorial & Giveaway!

Happy Wednesday friends!  I am SO, SO pumped with the way this project turned out!  Our great friends at Ryobi Power Tools asked us to design a fun and SIMPLE board and batten tutorial for Ryobi Nation.   I just happen to be in the middle of a room revamp for my littlest girl, and {…Read More…}

DIY Wall Paneling

I recently closed off an open loft space upstairs to create a new room for one of my girls.  It is quickly becoming one of my favorite spaces in the house!  The room is a different shape than any of my other rooms.  It is a long and narrow room with one long flat wall {…Read More…}

DIY Wooden MIrror

Hey guys!  I’m back to share the super cute Mirror that you may have seen hanging out on top of my DIY Console Table last week! It stands just over 4 ft. tall making it great for so many spaces and guess what?  It only cost me about $30 to make and it’s SUPER Easy {…Read More…}

DIY Floating Rustic Shelf or Mantle!

Hey guys! Thanks so much for all of our sweet comments, shares and pins on my daughter’s built-in daybed I shared last week.  You guys are so encouraging, and make our jobs so fun!  To keep up with all of our projects, be sure to FOLLOW us on Instagram and Pinterest! I’ve had a ton of questions {…Read More…}