Board And Batten Remodeled Staircase
I completely gutted and remodeled our staircase by installing board and batten, ripping up the carpet, installing new treads and beadboard risers, and installing a new banister and wrought iron balusters to give it a completely new look. It's been a month since I finished the project, and I'm still amazed by the results. A complete, step-by-step tutorial on how to refinish the staircase in your home is found at my blog link below. First, I painted the stairwell and installed the bo…
How to Hide TV Cords Once and For All!
There is nothing that messes up a beautiful room like a mess of cords. Here is a simple way on how to hide tv cords in the wall. Click thru for tutorial!
DIY Blanket Ladder
As I’m finishing up the last pieces of my living room makeover, there are SO many things that I cannot wait to show you. I want to keep a few surprises up my sleeve for the full reveal, but I thought today I’d share one of my favorite new elements to the room: a DIY Blanket Ladder!…
Quick and Easy From Carpet Stairs to Wood - DIY Hack
Use this DIY stair hack idea to makeover your carpet stairway into beautiful hardwood stairways. By doing this transition you'll give your home a more Farmhouse home decor style. #diy #homeimprovement #stairmakeover
How to Stage a Bookcase
Bookcases usually end up in a few rooms of the house, and most times just end up collecting stacks of books and other things that don't really belong there and, had you taken a little bit of time, could be the focal point of the room, or allow you to tell the story of why you call your house a home. I love this transitional bookcase in this space, you can find it here. 1) First, I usually always end up painting a pretty accent color to the back of book cases. Using a fun color to pop, a nice…
Best Paint Colors for Your Home: GRAY
I’ve started something new here at Remodelaholic: The Color Files. Each week, I look around the web for beautiful rooms and furnishings that have been given a fresh coat of paint in a similar color
3rd Floor: DIY Wainscoting and Trim (Update)
Some updates on our 3rd floor renovation: we've added wainscoting and window trim! Let me show you some pictures and tell you how we did it... We measured the entire hallway, and brainstormed over the correct proportions... Then, I drew the proposed plan in AutoCAD. image illustrating the wainscoting at the stair landing Then, we gathered our materials. Materials: first and foremost, you will need a miter saw and a table saw (we bought this and this). Other supplies include a trim nail gun…
Favorite “PINS” Friday! - Beneath My Heart
I hope you have had a GREAT week! Mine was super fast, and I am looking forward to a fun weekend. I get to spend time with my ladies Sunday School class tonight, and I get to celebrate the very first birthday of this precious baby boy on Sunday… My Great Nephew, Colt! Isn’t he adorable?! Man, I love baby boys! Here are a few of my favorite pins from Pinterest this week! Enjoy! source CLICK MORE TO CONTINUE READING...
Front Door Refresh - The Inspired Room
A few weeks ago we noticed our door needed a fresh coat of paint. Between the dogs and all the traffic in and out, the paint was getting a little beat up. For the past year or so, we had been entertaining the idea of softening the front door color. Now that our paint colors [...]