Category Archives: DIY Projects for Home

Get step-by-step project ideas for home accents and room makeovers you can do yourself.

4 Easy Steps to an Organized Laundry Room

Make caring for your clothes easier by creating an efficient work area. Let these bright ideas inspire you. Step 1: Install a drying rack or clothesline so you can hang items not meant for the dryer. It’s also smart to … Continue reading

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Best Mother’s Day Gift Idea

Buying your mom a mother’s day present can be the most rewarding, yet difficult task for most people. “My mom already has everything. What else could she possibly need?” One of the most popular new trends for mother’s day gifts … Continue reading

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DIY Cleaning Solutions for Spring Cleaning

Happy Easter! As we begin to finish eating all of our tasty Easter candy, we can’t forget to tidy up. But don’t fret, there’s good news! The new trend is cleaning with homemade, DIY cleaning solutions. Be sure to visit … Continue reading

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Winterize Your Home – Inside and Out

Winter can be great for those of us that love the snow and ice. For the rest of us, the post-Halloween weather can be a headache for many reasons.  It’s a heightened time for car accidents, as well as sky-rocketed … Continue reading

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TREND ALERT: BLUE IS GETTING BRIGHTER AND HAPPIER

I found this blog by Maria Killam called “Colour Me Happy”. Great blog! Check out her recent article about the trending color blue… Photo by Maria Killam At one of the CMG Conferences a speaker once said ‘If you want … Continue reading

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6 Simple Steps to Painting a Room

Once you’ve prepped the walls, the actual painting is easy. Step 1 Clean walls.
 Remove dust, dirt, and grease spots (which can ruin a smooth finish) with water, a little mild dishwashing detergent, and a cellulose sponge. Rinse walls with … Continue reading

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COMBINE COLORS LIKE A DESIGN EXPERT

A little bit of basic color theory, a color wheel and something called the 60-30-10 rule will have you combining colors like an interior design pro. As a residential interior designer, Michelle Pollak, president of The Lollipop Tree, an interior … Continue reading

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