Wainscoting Panels: Getting the look without breaking the bank

If you love the look of wainscoting panels but can’t afford the cost, this post is for you. Using budget-friendly materials can create a look you’ll love until you’re ready for the real thing. This faux wainscoting wall gave this laundry room a much needed facelift. If you like it, read on for step by step instructions on how to create a similar look in your home.



How to Remove Baseboards…and what NOT to do {video tutorial}

Do you know how to remove baseboards? If you are intimidated by attempting to remove trim, you are not alone. Removing baseboards is one of those tasks I always thought should be done by a professional. When I considered trying it for myself, my amazing (but non-handy) husband, Duane, gave me one of those –are you sure you know what you’re doing– looks, which gave me the motivation I needed to try 🙂

Scroll to the bottom of this post for a how-to video!



Hang Pegboard the Easy Way (and frame it, too!)

If you’re interested in learning how to hang pegboard on your shop or craft room wall, you’ve come to the right place! I don’t know about you, but I can’t think, let alone work, when I’m surrounded by chaos. Weird fact about me: I actually like to clean and organize my shop before I start cutting wood. Strange, I know. But, I find that it is nice to start a project in a clean, organized environment. The creative juices just flow better.



Farmhouse Style Shiplap Wall Key Holder

This farmhouse style wall key holder is perfect for a small entry way, mudroom, office, or any room! Whether it’s your keys, purse, umbrella, jacket, scarf…you name it…this piece will hold it for you.

And look pretty doing it.

It is easy and inexpensive to make. I made two of them to give away as wedding gifts and spent around $25 for both. Read on for the tutorial and a link to those awesome hooks!