Monthly Archives: May 2012

Decks to DIY for

With summer on our doorsteps, the impending barbecues and pool parties bring added attention to our patios and porches. Now is the best time to revamp your backyard, frontyard, whatever yard to be ready for the fun! Building a deck (or

Decks to DIY for

With summer on our doorsteps, the impending barbecues and pool parties bring added attention to our patios and porches. Now is the best time to revamp your backyard, frontyard, whatever yard to be ready for the fun! Building a deck (or

Noodle Decor?

Pool Noodle (n.) – 1.) Those awful foam sticks your children clap against the pool surface to make an unreasonably loud noise 2.) Those awful foam sticks your dog chews up into pieces which litter your yard 3.) Those awful

Noodle Decor?

Pool Noodle (n.) – 1.) Those awful foam sticks your children clap against the pool surface to make an unreasonably loud noise 2.) Those awful foam sticks your dog chews up into pieces which litter your yard 3.) Those awful

Stand ‘n Plant

Shipping pallets are a popular DIY muse for multiple reasons: price, versatility, and resilience. We published an article a few weeks ago dedicated to the beauty of shipping pallet decor (this one) to get you excited for a pallet project we can take

Stand ‘n Plant

Shipping pallets are a popular DIY muse for multiple reasons: price, versatility, and resilience. We published an article a few weeks ago dedicated to the beauty of shipping pallet decor (this one) to get you excited for a pallet project we can take

If Scrubbing Fails….

Guest writer Julina Macy Aire Serv LLC When every nook and cranny has been scrubbed clean in the kitchen and bathroom, but odors still persist, the problem may be in the exhaust ventilation. If kitchen or bath fans are non-existent

If Scrubbing Fails….

Guest writer Julina Macy Aire Serv LLC When every nook and cranny has been scrubbed clean in the kitchen and bathroom, but odors still persist, the problem may be in the exhaust ventilation. If kitchen or bath fans are non-existent

Fun for Father’s Day

Guest Writer Taylor Dixon Mr. Rooter LLC Father’s Day is coming up, don’t get caught making a last second gift run. Instead, consider this: what celebrates dad more than a handmade gift?  We found 101 simple DIY gift ideas to

Fun for Father’s Day

Guest Writer Taylor Dixon Mr. Rooter LLC Father’s Day is coming up, don’t get caught making a last second gift run. Instead, consider this: what celebrates dad more than a handmade gift?  We found 101 simple DIY gift ideas to

Got Smelly Ice?

Guest writer Lillyan Baker Mr. Appliance LLC One of the biggest issues with refrigerators is odor which usually results in stinky ice.  When you leave food in uncovered containers, the walls of the fridge and even the ice in the

Got Smelly Ice?

Guest writer Lillyan Baker Mr. Appliance LLC One of the biggest issues with refrigerators is odor which usually results in stinky ice.  When you leave food in uncovered containers, the walls of the fridge and even the ice in the

Gardening Made Easy

Guest writer Chrissy Ronje The Grounds Guys LLC Whether you love to cook with your own fresh herbs and vegetables or are seeking a new hobby, adding a garden to your lawn can be simple and easy. Follow these eight

Gardening Made Easy

Guest writer Chrissy Ronje The Grounds Guys LLC Whether you love to cook with your own fresh herbs and vegetables or are seeking a new hobby, adding a garden to your lawn can be simple and easy. Follow these eight

Kitchen Crannies

Of all the ways our packrat-ish tendencies affect the organization of our homes, we’re hard pressed to find it in a room more evident than the kitchen. Visualize momentarily: your Tupperware collection, the cabinet above your refrigerator, the drawer below your

Kitchen Crannies

Of all the ways our packrat-ish tendencies affect the organization of our homes, we’re hard pressed to find it in a room more evident than the kitchen. Visualize momentarily: your Tupperware collection, the cabinet above your refrigerator, the drawer below your

Bored Kiddos?

As we grow from childhood we typically look back to realize we were only mildly successful at finding ways to combat boredom that did not end in trouble. You might presently find that you were anything but mildly successful in passing that knack

Bored Kiddos?

As we grow from childhood we typically look back to realize we were only mildly successful at finding ways to combat boredom that did not end in trouble. You might presently find that you were anything but mildly successful in passing that knack

Inside Outside

This collection is dedicated to all of the designs that make you stop and think – are you looking at an inside brought outside or the outside brought inside? The design and versatility featured here are simply astounding. How creative can

Inside Outside

This collection is dedicated to all of the designs that make you stop and think – are you looking at an inside brought outside or the outside brought inside? The design and versatility featured here are simply astounding. How creative can