How to German Smear your Brick!

after picture of brick german smear I’m so excited to share with you some pictures from @kristinbuckner on instagram who sent me some great pictures of how she “German Smeared” her brick. Here is how she did it:  She took a basic white mortar (she used Versabond white mortar) and mixed to a spreadable consistency.  She spread it on using a […] Continue reading →

Tips for Painting Casement Windows

painting windows We know that taking care of a home means hard work and lots of effort (physical and financial), but we also know it is worth it. The satisfaction of having a beautiful house that offers you and your family a safe and comfy environment is beyond any financial reward. Today we are going to talk […] Continue reading →

5 Enlightening Tips for Hanging Christmas Tree Lights

How to Decorate with Christmas Lights When you’re creating a magical Christmas lights display, how you hang your lights is as important as the lights you choose. This year, make the job easier and your display prettier by planning and testing your lights before you hang them. Plan First We’ve all driven past houses with random, haphazard light displays. Avoid this unattractive […] Continue reading →

DIY Wall Treatments For Renters

diy wall treatments for renters Sometimes it can be tough to make rental property feel like home. This is because one is often afraid of investing in a rental property. This article will show you how to put some personality into a rental property with these DIY wall treatments. One of the greatest ways to make your rental property feel […] Continue reading →

Tin Ceiling Backsplash

tin ceiling tile backsplash- 2 I have to admit, I wasn’t planning on adding the tin ceiling backsplash to my white and gray kitchen.  It ended up being a solution to a problem.  I’m starting to realize, DIYers have to be good at problem solving….I should know, I do a lot of it.  Most of it comes from my own […] Continue reading →