Easy and Cheap DIY Bike Rack. Keep bikes organized while saving space in your garage with this DIY bike rack that costs $10 to make!

Easy and Cheap DIY Bike Rack

Store four bikes in 48″ of space with this simple and cheap, space-saving DIY bike storage rack. If you’ve got a few-too-many bikes but not much room for them, read on! I’ve got a solution that costs only a few dollars and a couple hours of your time.

Read More
DIY_bathroom Door Smooth White Paint Finish Using HomeRight Super Finish Max Sprayer

How to Get a Smooth Paint Finish with HomeRight Super Finish Max

I’m no pro when it comes to painting. In fact, painting is  one of the steps I dread when I’m working on a project. But painting my kids’ bathroom door was actually kind-of enjoyable, with an upgrade from brushes and rollers to the HomeRight Super Finish Max paint sprayer! I…

Read More
How To Make Door Hinge Mortises using Milescraft Mortising Template and a Router

How to Make Door Hinge Mortises using Milescraft Mortising Template

When you’re making your own door, an essential step is making mortises for the hinges. This post walks you through my process making door hinge mortises using the Milescraft Mortising Template for both my DIY bathroom door and DIY Shaker Style Closet Door. *  This post contains affiliate links for…

Read More
Learn to Build a Craftsman 3 Panel Door using Rockler's Beadlock Joinery Kit

Build a Craftsman Shaker 3-Panel Door with Rockler Beadlock Pro Joinery Kit

About a year ago I discovered I could make my own door from affordable lumber when I built a simple one for a closet on our main level. It has held up wonderfully, but it is joined only with wood glue. When I decided to build a door to finish…

Read More
Handmade Cherry Wood Soap Dish

Cherry Wood Soap Dish

If you’re anything like me you’ve got gobs of scrap wood in your workspace. After I made the cherry wood DIY bathroom vanity for our kid’s bathroom renovation, I had a few leftover scraps of cherry wood to add to my pile. As we were putting the finishing touches on…

Read More
DIY vanity Plans for Ikea Odensvik Sink. Cherry Wood Vanity. Printable Plans

Build A Bathroom Vanity Cabinet for Ikea Odensvik Sink/Counter

The Ikea Odensvik sink/counter is a win-win for modern bathroom renovations on a budget. At less than $150 for a sink that doubles as a modern white countertop, it saved us some serious cash over paying for a sink + granite or quartz countertops. And the $avings isn’t even the…

Read More
Small Bathroom Renovation Before & After

Small Bathroom Renovation Before & After

It is done! The small bathroom that our kids share is renovated and finally back in use! This bathroom renovation was one DIY project after another, and I’ve got plenty of tutorials planned over the next several months. Today, however, I just want to share a few before and after…

Read More
How to Make a Brass Toilet Paper Holder : Easy DIY Project with Minimal Tools

How to Make a Brass Toilet Paper Holder

Our kids’ bathroom renovation is complete! Almost EVERYTHING in it was a DIY project, including the pretty DIY brass toilet paper holder. This little beauty is made from affordable brass lamp parts and is super simple to make with minimal tools needed. Best of all it’s a sturdy, solid brass…

Read More
DIY Bathtub Refinish. Paint an almond bathtub white with an affordable refinishing kit.

How to Paint a Bathtub | Rustoleum Tub and Tile

This post is Sponsored by Rustoleum. All opinions are my own. If you follow me on Instagram, you know we’ve been working on a DIY kids’ bathroom renovation. When I originally sketched out a design plan, the idea was that we would be replacing the outdated and chipped, beige-colored 1990’s…

Read More
DIY Cedar Chippendale Planter

DIY Chippendale Planter

I recently spotted an adorable Chippendale Planter and quickly fell in love with its simple geometric pattern. With a small stack of cedar lumber, I set out to recreate the chippendale planter to give to my mom for Mother’s Day this year. Read on for the step-by-step instructions and printable…

Read More