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The Renovations Begin : ORC Week 2

Guys! I'm here to kick off week 2 of the ORC! First, would you like to know what I've been up to this week! A whole lot of restoration, bay-beeees! That's right. This room is basically falling apart, well, not really falling apart. It needs a lot of work. The guest room is located in the middle of our second floor, and because we have a 108 year old home, that means theres been some settling over the years. The plaster walls have quite a few cracks and old patch jobs that need cleaning up. READ MORE
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in Around the House, DIY

ORC Week 1 : Brass & Blue in the Guest Room

Guys! I am doing something crazy, and I decided to get in on the fun, and join The One Room Challenge! Have you heard of it? Basically I'll be participating in a design challenge wherein the participants try to redesign and entire space in the span of six weeks, whilst at the same time documenting and sharing it with you and the rest of the ORC readers. READ MORE
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in Around the House, Decor

Make this Starburst Trellis

I’ve got instructions to share today, so that you can recreate a starburst trellis for your garden, garage or side of your house! I had always known that I wanted to run planter boxes along the base of the garage, and after mulling it over it occurred to me that adding a very large trellis might be the exact thing we needed to minimize that eye sore of a garage! READ MORE
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in DIY, gardening, How-To, Outdoor

Easy to Install Low Voltage Outdoor Lighting

Landscape lighting brings so much curb appeal to your home, and it doesn’t even matter whether or not you have pretty day-time landscaping. You can just point an spotlight at whatever, and it it makes it everything look good and dramatic... READ MORE
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in DIY, How-To, Outdoor

DIY Flower Box with Beverage Cooler

You might remember, last year I installed a patio on top of a concrete parking pad in our backyard? Or maybe you don't, in that case, I'll supply you with this convenient link for you to click on. The patio turned out better than I could have imagined, and I can't wait to start enjoying it again this spring! READ MORE
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in DIY, Outdoor