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All summer long, I’ve been giving my front porch the stinkeye. I had painted it a couple of years ago to freshen it up a bit.  It was just a plain old concrete porch with some paint splatters from the last time the ceiling was painted. At the time, I wasn’t sure if it was...

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If you read the post about my big old house project list last week, you may have noticed that one of the little projects on my list was a wooden tray for the dining room table. Welp, I can already mark that one off because I made a DIY rustic wooden tray and I’m in...

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When I bought my house, someone told me that you’re never really done working on it. After 7 years here, I’m realizing that’s very, very true. Although I’ve touched every single room in some way, whether it’s just painting or a complete overhaul, there’s still a lot I want to do. I was looking around...

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From the minute I bought this house, the one project that I knew I wanted to tackle was replacing the boob lights that were all over the upstairs. If you’re unfamiliar with the oh so classy boob light, it looks like this: The name comes from the rounded bowl shape and the bowl cap at...

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I was at the store the other day and found myself in the cleaning product aisle. Holy catnip, Batman! There are a ton of products to choose from. I had to wonder how many of the ingredients in those products I’d be able to pronounce (maybe a few) and how many I could spell (zero)....

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If you’re looking for some great ideas on making raised garden beds, you’re in the right place! I’ve pulled together some of the best ideas from the interwebs for you. But first, a little history on how I became a fan of raised garden beds. When I became a homeowner, one of the first things...

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There was an item that was on my to-do list for a while  – getting rid of the evergreen bushes in front of my house. This post contains affiliate links. This doesn’t represent an increase in cost for you or any hidden fees. It just means that if you purchase something after you’ve clicked one...

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