• June 5, 2020

DIY Fireplace Makeover Part One: Updating Mantel Moldings

In need of a fireplace makeover?  Read and watch how we did ours to get inspiration for your DIY fireplace makeover.  This is part one in a series of blog posts and videos showing the progress.  Thanks to DAP for sponsoring this post, all opinions are ours.

Since we moved into our house a couple years ago we have done a LOT of work making the house ours.  But, one caveat is when there is a lot to do, we tend to start but not finish anything!  There have been literally so many things to do that once something is

Build a Reclaimed Wood Herringbone Coffee Table in 5 Easy Steps

Would you love to have a beautiful reclaimed wood coffee table that can be built in 5 easy steps?  This herringbone coffee table with hairpin legs is the project for you! Using plywood and wood planks, this plan is simple and affordable!


Hi Remodelaholics! It’s LZ from The Summery Umbrella, and I’m super pumped about this new project today!

I’ve created projects out of reclaimed wood like this beautiful Mason Jar Pendant Light as well as my stunning Potting Bench.

Today is going to be ANOTHER gorgeous and stunning reclaimed wood project! You can most definitely accomplish this cutie

Get This Look: Traditional and Timeless Living Room

A mixture of modern, traditional, and farmhouse design elements make this timeless living room an absolute showstopper. Neutral grays and whites are accented beautifully with contrasting wood finishes. Attention to detail is found in everything from the gallery lighting highlighting the custom built-ins to the unique wood legs of the coffee table. Combining furniture and decor from several different styles gives the living room personality while also creating classic harmony.

This timeless living room is from this traditional style home built by RC Dent Construction and designed by Remedy Furniture and Design Center. Ready to style your own timeless living

How to Build a Cubby Storage Toy Organizer

Build a cubby storage toy organizer from just one sheet of plywood! This DIY stacked toy cubby with dividers is perfect storage for toys, craft supplies, or whatever you need to organize in a child’s room, play room, or nursery. 

Our entry table with cubby storage is another great kid-friendly cubby storage idea. See more DIY toy storage ideas in 50 Smart Toy Storage Solutions and 25 Fun Toy Storage Ideas

Organize your kids toys with one sheet of plywood! Tutorial for toy cubby by Tale of an Ugly House featured on @Remodelaholic

DIY Cubby Storage Toy Organizer

Get the printable storage cubby plans HERE

Designed by Amanda from Sincerely Marie Designs; Plans by Remodelaholic
First featured in Amanda’s boy’s room

The late spring garden tour of the Middlesized Garden – The Middle-Sized Garden

May 3rd, 2020 Posted In: Garden style & living, Gardening know how

I’d like to take you on a late spring garden tour, because May is such a beautiful month in the garden.

And I have some recommendations for good garden plants for small or middle-sized gardens in late spring.

Although there are fewer flowers in my late spring garden than in June, I think the freshness of the emerging foliage really compensates for that. I also think that the winter structure of the topiary and trees is still very important. The bright green is euphorbia and Smyrnium perfoliatum

Modern Outdoor DIY Concrete Bench with Redwood Seat

Build your own modern outdoor bench from concrete and redwood following this DIY concrete bench tutorial and woodworking plan! We show you how to make a DIY concrete bench form, then build a redwood bench seat for durable outdoor seating. 

We’ve done a decent amount concrete work over the past few years, like our huge DIY patio a few years ago, and since then a couple more small sections of patio at our current house that you’ve never seen… And our amazing contributors have made some really cool projects like this concrete frame, modular mini planters, this HUGE

35+ Garden Arbors and Trellises to Buy or Build

Garden arbors and trellises are a great way to add beauty to your yard. There are a lot of great options to buy, and we have some great ones to build too.

Make sure to cover up outdoor eyesores, so everyone will be looking at your arbor or trellis, and learn how to paint concrete for a new look too.

Garden arbors and trellises are a great way to add a special feature to your yard. There are so many styles and varieties. We are sharing some of our favorites to buy and a few to build too. Check

DIY Closet Organizer for a Builder Basic Closet

What is better than a functional and organized closet? Nothing!  Come see how to build a custom DIY closet organizer all from scratch! 

When you finish your DIY closet organizer, go the extra mile with these ideas: How to make bypass closet doors into sliding barn doors, How to add a stacked washer and dryer to a walk-in closet, and How to use molding to update closet doors.


 DIY Closet Organizer

by Sabrina from Pink Little Notebook

Ever wonder why you feel like you have a closet full of clothes, but nothing to wear? This has been


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