DIY Projects and Home Decor Tips and Tricks

Outdoor Projects You Can Do With The Equity In Your Home

7 outdoor projects you can do with the equity in your house

By Aly Yale / June 17, 2022
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Homeowners have a lot of equity these days. In fact, according to property data firm CoreLogic, the typical homeowner gained over $55,000 in equity just last year.  That’s $55,000 you can use to pay off debts, cover unexpected bills, or,…

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Refinishing Furniture: A Guide for Beginners

Refinishing Furniture: A Guide for Beginners

By Nathan Frontiero / May 18, 2022
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Refinishing furniture can be a great way to give old furniture new life and spruce up your property at the same time. In times of delayed supplies, choosing to take the refinishing approach instead of buying a brand new item…

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How to Pay for Home Improvements

How to Pay for Home Improvements

By Aly Yale / April 20, 2022
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It’s usually best to use cash or savings when paying for home improvements — as long as it wouldn’t drain your emergency fund dry. Unfortunately, this isn’t always possible, and to cover those repairs or updates, you might need to…

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10 Ways to Spruce Up Your Spring Curb Appeal 

10 Ways to Spruce Up Your Spring Curb Appeal 

By Aly Yale / April 8, 2022
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Winter can often leave our homes (not to mention our entire curb appeal) looking a little drab. Fortunately, spring is finally here. The weather’s warming up, the flowers are blooming, and the sun is starting to shine again. It’s the…

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5 Home Design Trends to Look Out for in 2022

5 Home Design Trends to Look Out for in 2022

By Tara Mastroeni / March 16, 2022
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Like everything else, home design trends come and go. Every year, Pinterest releases its Pinterest Predicts, which is a report that highlights the hottest trends for the coming year. This year, we decided to take a look at home design…

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4 Tips to Create a Comfortable and Functional Outdoor Living Space

4 Tips to Create a Comfortable and Functional Outdoor Living Space

By Tara Mastroeni / January 29, 2022
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As the weather continues to get nicer, many of us will be spending increasing amounts of time outdoors. With that in mind, it’s important to create an outdoor living space that is both comfortable and functional. How to create an…

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4 Tips for Making the Perfect Bed

4 Tips for Making the Perfect Bed

By Aly Yale / January 20, 2022
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Whether you’re about to welcome guests, are preparing to sell your home, or you just want a more put-together place, a beautifully made and comfy bed can help you do it. Not sure how to achieve that? Hotel beds are…

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5 Home Improvements to Make During the Summer

5 Home Improvements to Make During the Summer

By Tara Mastroeni / January 16, 2022
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Summer can be a busy season. Between work, social commitments, and trying to find time to get away, it can seem like there is hardly any time to tackle the summer home improvement projects on your to-do list. Still, some…

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5 Things Nobody Tells You About Renovating (or What I Wish I Knew Before Getting Started)

5 Things Nobody Tells You About Renovating (Or What I Wish I Knew Before Getting Started)

By Tara Mastroeni / January 12, 2022
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Renovating is a huge undertaking. If you’ve never done a renovation before, you may not know what to expect. With that in mind, I’ve decided to share with you some hard-earned lessons from my recent renovation experience. Read it over…

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5 of Our Favorite Home Coffee Bars on Pinterest

5 of Our Favorite Home Coffee Bars on Pinterest

By Aly Yale / January 7, 2022
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Whether you’re staging your house to sell, setting up an Airbnb or rental property, or just redecorating your kitchen, a great coffee bar can be the perfect touch. (It can also help you get that caffeine fix you need to…

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