DIY Nightstands Free Woodworking Plans

First, I want to say a huge thank you for all of your sweet comments and shares on my king size bed I shared last week.  It was awesome reading your encouraging words and watching the post really take off thanks to you guys.  As promised, I am back today to share the free plans {…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 King Size Bed Free Plans

Holy guacamole.  This is a big darn bed.  I’m so glad I finally get to reveal it to you! I have been wanting to build my own bed for years now.  I had a beautiful store bought bed prior to this albatross.  I loved it, but have always had the itch to create one myself. {…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 – {…Read More…}

DIY Sawhorse Console Table

Today I am finally sharing a table I designed and built over two months ago.  I LOVE the way it turned out. Check out my DIY Sawhorse Console Table! I love the size of this table… It’s long and narrow and looks cute in just about any room of the house.  As always, I will {…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…}

Triple Leg DIY Dining Bench

As many of you know, I have been revamping my dining room and sharing the progress and plans with you as I go.  I shared my new dining table a few weeks back, and I am here today sharing my new DIY Dining Bench! Well… Make that benches. 😉  Check them out! Aren’t they fun?? {…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 Sideboard

I am so, so excited to share my latest project with you guys.  As many of you know, I have been in the process of redoing my dining room.  I am thrilled with how my DIY Sideboard turned out!  Check it out! Ahhh… I do love it.  I love how big and beautiful it is, {…Read More…}

DIY Closet Storage – Towers

Hey guys! I’m back with an addition to my Modular Closet Storage System! If you missed my Shoe Storage Cabinet you can see it HERE! This week I got busy with these storage towers! There are four in this picture and they are about 42″h x  15″w x 13″d. These are great because you can stack {…Read More…}

DIY Dining Table with Turned Legs

As many of you know, I am in the process of revamping my dining room.  I had an itch to build a new table, and that led to a whole new room… Story of my life 😉  My hubby tells everyone that there is one thing you can count on at my house… A piece {…Read More…}

DIY Shoe Storage Cabinet

I built this awesome shoe storage cabinet and it’s the first piece in an entire modular closet storage system! When I built my home, I had the opportunity to design my closet….After making so many decisions already and so many more to go, I had to hold off. I couldn’t even wrap my brain around {…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 {…Read More…}

Top 10 Projects of 2014

Hey hey friends!  WHAT A YEAR.  We have had such a great time this year sharing and teaching, and we are so thankful for each of you! Today we are excited to share the top 10 projects from our site in 2014.  A few of them surprised us!  You can click any of the photos or {…Read More…}

DIY Ornament Display Box

Hey guys! It’s the FINAL day in our 12 Days of Christmas Series! We hope we have helped you deck your halls, on a budget and inspired a few gift ideas! This final one is another fun and easy ornament display! I found these cute ornaments at HomeGoods. I loved them but they were way {…Read More…}

DIY Front Porch Ornament Stand

Hey there! It’s Day 10 in our 12 Days of Christmas series! Today’s project is a twist on some of our favorite outdoor posts that we’ve done! It’s super easy and quick to build and it will look so darn cute outside your front door! Did I mention you can build it for under $15? 🙂 {…Read More…}

DIY Wine Bottle Holder

Hey there! We are already at day 9 in our 12 Days of Christmas Series and I have a really fun and easy DIY Christmas Gift to share with you today! We love a good wine bottle holder and we have created a few hanging versions in the past! I thought this Table Top Wine Holder {…Read More…}

DIY Christmas Tree Crate

Welcome to Day 8 of our 12 Days of Christmas series! Today I am sharing a really fun way to display a mini Christmas tree.  Check out my DIY Christmas Tree Crate! This is super easy to make!  I used brad nails and wood glue on the whole thing. You will need 4 – 1×4″ furring {…Read More…}

DIY Wood Block Frame

Welcome to Day 6 of our 12 Days of Christmas series! Each year, I love finding inexpensive gift ideas for the masses.  I have 5 kiddos, so when I say masses I absolutely mean it!  Between teachers, neighbors and friends, finding these gift ideas allows us to give really great gifts at Christmas time without {…Read More…}

DIY Wood Sign

Welcome to Day 5 of our 12 Days of Christmas series! Today I have a great gift idea for you.  I made mine for my baby sister, but that’s just between you and me. 😉  Check out my $8 DIY Wood Sign! I chose to use the word Grateful for my sign.  It’s a word {…Read More…}

DIY Ornament Tree

Hey guys! We are back with Day 4 in our 12 Days of Christmas series! This might be one of my favorites (actually, I really can’t decide 😉 ) But this DIY Ornament Tree is definitely at the top! Aren’t they adorable! They only took me about an hour to make and I spent about $15 {…Read More…}

DIY Air Compressor Cart

Hey there! We are back for Day 3 in our 12 Days of Christmas series! One of our favorite deals that we have found this season is the new Ryobi Compressor Combo Kit! It is only $199 (at Home Depot and thehomedepot.com) and you get an 18-gauge brad nailer, 16-gauge finish nailer, a stapler, a {…Read More…}

DIY Christmas Centerpiece

Welcome to Day 2 of our 12 Days of Christmas Series! I LOVE how this next project turned out.  I am always looking for fun and different ways to dress up the dining table at Christmas time.  Check out my latest DIY Christmas Centerpiece! I love it!  Really this can be used anywhere.  I set {…Read More…}

Easy DIY Console Table

Hey guys! I’m a sucker for a console table and this one is one of my favorites! I’ve been needing something for the back-side of my couch to break up the room a bit. It’s a very open room that opens to the entry way so this table was a great way to separate the {…Read More…}

DIY Bookcase

I am so excited to share the third and final part of my DIY Desk System with you guys today.  I shared the desk HERE, and the side tables which double as nightstands HERE.  Time for the third!  Check out the DIY Bookcases I added! I love my desk.  That’s all. This may be the {…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 Modular Sectional – Corner Piece Plans

Hey guys!! I’m back today to share the corner piece plans to the Modular Sectional I built! If you missed the plans for the other pieces you can see them HERE! To print the plans for the corner piece, you can click the image below or HERE. A big thanks to Jay from Jay’s Custom {…Read More…}

DIY Modular Outdoor Seating

Hey there! Living in Texas, Fall is the BEST time for us to spend outdoors! One of the big reasons we picked the house plans that we did, when we built our house, was the balcony! I dreamed of a giant comfy sectional – the kind I see in expensive magazines – and of course {…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…}