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Porch living room

Outdoor Living: A 3-Season Porch Living Room

Transform a plain porch into a party-ready oasis with these easy, colorful decorating ideas.  Paint and a new floor played their part in refreshing this outdoor room. Now see what new furnishings…

Containers on porch

Gardening Solutions: Top Tips for Container Success

Keep the beauty quotient high for potted plants with these can’t-fail ideas for container success.   Bigger is better. Because plants can grow more roots in big pots,…

Open Potting Shed with cottage style landscaping

DIY Garden Project: Decorate an Open Potting Shed

Open to the elements, this small yet roomy potting shed brings workspace, storage and decorative cottage charm to the garden while blending it into the scene. We built…

Finished Open Potting Shed

DIY Garden Project: Build an Open Potting Shed

No more excuses. If you’ve always wanted a small shed but thought you couldn’t swing it, think again. A trip to Lowe’s, a few handy tools and willing…

Colorful dining room

Easy Room Makeover: A Color Happy Dining Room Do-Over

Taking time to bring in color builds superior designs. In the third step of our three-step plan you’ll be bravely adding in color like a seasoned design pro….

Dining table accents

Easy Room Makeover: Three Steps to a Dazzling Dining Room

Color courage is just steps away. Check out our ideas for taking one dining room from calmingly cool to warmly welcoming to vibrantly vivacious in three simple phases….

tool pegboard with hanging tools

Storage Solutions: Grab ‘N’ Go Tools

Shadow boards make it easy to find the tool you need and then return it to the right spot. These boards also make quick work of seeing which…

Easter bunny jars filled with candy

Entertaining Ideas: Easy Easter Decor & Sweets

Are you in need of inspiration for your Easter decorating and dining? We were, too, so we searched among our favorite blogs and websites to get ideas for…

Driftwood wall hanging

Easy DIY Ideas: Macramé Wall Hanging

Love the beach? Suspend an ombre-dyed macramé wall hanging from driftwood to suggest sand, surf, and sky.   What You’ll Need Driftwood stick Measuring tape White macramé cord…

Macramé plant hangers in window

Easy DIY Ideas: Macramé Plant Hangers

Show your favorite flora a little love by hanging them in front of a window—nestled within vibrant handmade macramé plant hangers. These adaptable holders will fit a variety…

Birdie and pom-pom packages

Easy Sweet Gift – Little Pom-Pom Birdie

A Blue Pom-Pom Birdie makes the perfect little gift or party favor for any holiday or springtime event. Stack two pom-poms to make a tweet-worthy birdie. (Don’t know…

Chair with pom-pom ottoman

Easy DIY Ideas: Decorate with Pom-Poms

Decorate pillows and a place to put your feet. Tack pom-poms onto a plain pillow cover. Treat your tootsies to a soft landing spot by covering an old…