How to Create Faux Tile Look on Concrete Patio

This project is sponsored by Daich Coatings SpreadStone. They sent me this product to try out. I'm so happy to share this with you all as I love, love the outcome! DIY: How to tape off a concrete patio and use a concrete stone paint faux finish technique to create a stone/slate tile looking patio. A DIY project anyone can do with time and effort! Hey, friends! Well, I'm back after almost a … [Read more...]

Curb Appeal: A New Front Door

This post is sponsored by Knockety. All opinions are my very own.Front doors are a huge part of curb appeal and make the best statement to our guests the minute they walk up to the door, don't they?When Mark and I moved into our house over 2 years ago, we discussed one day replacing the front door. There wasn't anything drastically wrong with it. It's a wooden door but it's now 14 years … [Read more...]

Under Deck Ceiling System Install

I'm excited to share the progress on our under deck project with you all. It's a little slow going and I'm waiting on the next steps now which will be working with Phantom Screens to get the rest of it finished, but Mark and I have a lot to still figure out too as far as finishing this space off. I shared in this post about our plans and now it's just a matter of time before it all gets completed. … [Read more...]

Pressure Washing the Patio

This post is sponsored by Ryobi.Hey friends! The weather is heating up around here very nicely and spring is definitely here. One of the projects that's been on my list for a few months is getting the backyard patio clean again. It was clean when we moved in almost 2 years ago, but it's amazing how fast an area can get mildewed and green after so much rain that we've had for the last … [Read more...]

Invitation Homes Show House Patio Space

This post is sponsored by Invitation Homes.com/Make It Home.Hey friends! I'm excited to share with you all a new project I'm going to be part of. I'm joining Invitation Homes.com/Make It Home this spring as one of their Design Team partners and it's going to be so much fun! I hope some of you who are local can come out and join me, as I'll be hosting a hands-on workshop in May as well.Let … [Read more...]

DIY Framed Art

Good morning and Happy April 1st! Hope you all had a fun weekend! We had a productive weekend. I got the back patio all pressure washed and almost ready for the spring/summer season. Felt so good to get that chore done and everything looking good again. It's amazing how dirty a patio can get after a rainy season like we had last year. We got a new pressure washer from Ryobi that I'll be sharing … [Read more...]

Getting Ready for Spring Cleaning?

Hey there friends!Spring is almost officially here and I'm more than ready for it, aren't you? I've already been thinking about doing some outdoor cleaning and getting things ready for summer. The winter months really take a toll on our outdoor spaces and it's nice to get the indoors ready for the next season too. I just cleaned the glass door going out to our deck and it was so dirty. … [Read more...]