• Easy DIY,  Statement Designs

    What Design Elements Can Make a Small House Plan Feel Huge?

    Most houses are built with one person in mind, but single families aren’t the only types of homes that are smaller. Tiny houses are on the rise, and many people are turning to tiny living to save money, simplify their lives, or reduce their carbon footprint. However, tiny houses aren’t for everyone. Fortunately, the same design principles that make for great, big houses can also maximize the feeling of space in a small one. If you’ve dreamed of owning a house in the country or on the shores of a lake, you should be careful about designing your plan. Designing a small house plan is often more difficult than doing…

  • Easy DIY

    How Much Does It Cost to Make Your Home Accessible?

    Making your home accessible can be pricey. So how can you make the process affordable? First, seek the advice of a professional: a contractor who is well versed in ADA accessibility regulations and can help you prioritize which changes you can make now and which changes will have to wait until later. Next, reach out to your insurance provider for a list of low-cost modifications. Finally, critically assess the cost of adding your existing home to the list of properties on your homeowner’s insurance, which may be more affordable than you think. The cost of making your home accessible varies by location and modifications required. A basic home renovation that…

  • Easy DIY,  Redecorating

    The Facts About Choosing an Earth Soil Block Machine

    Did you know that soil can be compressed to make blocks? It’s true! And earth soil block machines are the perfect way to do it. Not only are they more efficient than hand-compressing soil, but they also create a more consistent product. So if you’re looking for a way to make soil blocks quickly and easily, an Earth soil block machine is the way to go.   There are a few things to keep in mind when choosing an earth soil block machine:   Size of Blocks First, you’ll need to decide what size blocks you want to create. Then, you’ll need to choose a machine that can accommodate that…

  • Easy DIY,  Garden Designs

    How-to Put-Up Garden Decking Yourself

    If you’re looking to build a raised garden deck but don’t have a handyman in the family, you need to check out this DIY project. The steps are quick, easy, and require no tools so that you can tackle the job yourself. Start by getting your garden stakes, starting at the bottom right corner, then work your way up to the left and then down the left-hand side of your deck. Garden decking is a great way to make your garden more beautiful and add some very important benefits to your garden. It can cover the garden soil, prolong the life of the turf, add additional garden space and increase…

  • Easy DIY,  Statement Designs

    Styling A Hutch: What To Know

    Family life can be busy, so it’s important to find ways to set certain rooms of your home apart to help you feel less like you’re living in someone else’s house. This is especially true if the house you’re living in is shared with other family members. A good way to achieve this is to style the area of the house that you’ll be using most often. There are so many different pieces of furniture that you can put together in your house. To choose the right pieces, you have to consider many different things, like the overall design of the room, your budget, and your personal taste. Using this…

  • Easy DIY,  Statement Designs

    Making Slipcovers, and Why

    One of the most important aspects of keeping your furniture in good condition is protecting it with a slipcover. Slipcovers are designed to protect furniture by keeping it clean and dust-free while adding a bit of style. Slipcovers can be made from a variety of materials, including fabric, vinyl, and leather. They can be made in a wide variety of styles and colors, which means that they can be tailored to match any decor. Also known as Faux Leather, they are a type of decorative cover that is designed to cover furniture or boxes. Slipcovers are available in many different colors, designs, and materials, including faux leather and faux suede,…

  • Easy DIY,  Redecorating

    How To Install Floating Shelves

    Shelves are a convenient way to store books and other items on the wall, but they can also be used in other ways. For example, they can be used to create a wall of your favorite photographs or displayed as part of a home office desk. Shelves can also be used to create a line of sight on your office desk, wall, or mantelpiece. You can put anything on a shelf, just about anything that you can hang on a wall. It doesn’t have to be a book; it can be all sorts of things. But of course, there are some things that you wouldn’t want to hang on a…

  • Easy DIY

    Why A Mood Board Can Help You Set the Tone

    The fact that mood boards are visual representations of your creative process helps you achieve them. Mood boards also help you establish a mood for your work. Whether you’re trying to set the tone for your next project or create a mood for your home, mood boards are a great way to visualize your idea. What Is A Mood Board? The fact that mood boards are visual representations of your creative process helps you achieve them. Mood boards also help you establish a mood for your work. Whether you’re trying to set the tone for your next project or create a mood for your home, mood boards are a great…

  • Easy DIY

    How to Make DIY Abstract Multi-Panel Art

    Abstract art is a type of art that uses shapes, colors, and lines to create a composition that may be entirely abstract. The term is most often used to describe a painting where it is impossible to determine what specific subject the work depicts. However, this definition is not absolute, and many abstract painters have created images that are deeply rooted in real life, such as Jackson Pollock, Barnett Newman, and Mark Rothko. Abstract art is one type of art that is often difficult to draw. The major difference between abstract and realistic art is that we can usually see shapes and lines that are used in realistic art. In…