I love DIY, especially with a focus around repurposing and recycling.  Every piece of furniture you can repurpose is one less item in the land fill.  I would much rather recover a sofa or build my own shelves than buy new.  My projects range from furniture salvage to composting.  These projects are not only good for the planet but they make you feel good!


DIY Blogs

Concrete Succulent planter

DIY Concrete Pots

I should be cleaning or organizing something in my house, but my creative side won out for some much needed …
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diy magnolia garland

Beautiful DIY magnolia garland

My magnolia tree is constantly shedding it’s leaves all year long. Theses leaves are very sturdy, hard on the mower …
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Functional Christmas decor for a kitchen pot rack

Decorating for Christmas can become a little mundane when you put up the same decorations year after year.  I wanted …
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Vanity stool by chair

Dated vanity bench makeover

My old vanity bench, that I’ve owned for nearly 20 years, was dated and begging for a makeover.  It was …
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Hand made bathroom storage shelf

Latest DIY projects : hand made shelf and interior door makeover

Handmade bathroom Shelf I love all things handmade and try to stay away from manufactured products, as often as possible.  …
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Save the cypress groves by supporting your local arborist

What can you do to reduce waste, save money and potentially even help with reducing the destruction caused by hurricanes? …
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Finished Vanity now tiled

Formica Vanity Tile Transformation

My friend was in need of some help updating her vanity. I offered to take off the pink formica and …
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Floating bedside tables made from old pallets

Using old pallets on DIY projects has gotten popular, but I hadn’t tried it.   When our new flooring was …
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Complete Kitchen Renovation on a Tiny Budget

Yesterday I blogged about the overall cabin renovation, but today I thought I would go into the details for the …
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Complete Cabin Renovation on a SERIOUS budget!

We are finally done with updating our cabin.  This was a big project with a tight deadline.    If I …
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