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2020-05-27

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Week 1 | Week 2 | Week 3 | Week 4 | Week 5 | Week 6 | Week 7 | Week 8 (FYI that links will “go live” one at a time as the event progresses) Thanks for following along with my role as a guest participant in this season’s 8-week extended One Room Challenge event! If you’re new to Dream Green DIY, hop over here to find out a little more about me. You can click those links above if you need to catch up with this year’s progress as we refresh our downstairs hall bathroom, otherwise, keep scrolling to see...

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Interior projects, renovation and remodels are a way to change the look and ambiance of a space, to repair and reorganize a certain area and to also make changes designed to make a room better suited for a particular lifestyle

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Remodels also add value to a house and there are a lot of different projects that you can take on yourself. The strategies and the type of projects differ in the case of each type of space. Today we’re talking a room by room approach, suggesting a few ideas that you too might find useful. General DIY decor ideas Some of the ideas don’t really apply to any particular type of space. For example, you can craft decorative items that you can display on walls and shelves, small planters, vases, custom lampshades and artwork which would make any room look...

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A proper shoe storage system is a must for every home, whether you have a big collection or just a few pairs

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It’s surprising that even with all the different options to choose from it’s still difficult to find the one that makes sense for you and your home. That being said, we believe that a DIY shoe rack can solve a lot of problems, whether you prefer a shoe cabinet or something small and inconspicuous. Check out the ideas below if you need a bit of inspiration. One idea is to build the shoe rack in a cabinet-like style, with narrow shelves for regular shoes and tall compartments for boots. You can give it a wooden top slightly wider than the...

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Let me preface this by saying that I never intended to make a blog post of this, I strictly took these photos to send to my mom so that she may have some sort of satisfaction in that ANYthing she taught me about organization actually stuck

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I’ll also preface by admitting that I am not in any way an organized person by nature. I’m more like a tornado whirling through my home as fast as possible so that I can move on to things that I find more enjoyable. I have found that over the years and in marriage and with kids I’ve sort of been forced to figure out organizational solutions strictly out of necessity because 4 unorganized people in one home could make anyone go crazy. One of my biggest pain points lately has been my bathroom. It had gotten out of control and...

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Today I’m sharing a quick tutorial for how to install concealed, Euro-style hinges on your cabinets

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It might seem like a scary project, but it’s actually surprisingly simple and will totally transform the look of your kitchen or bathroom cabinets! This post is sponsored by our friends at Rockler. Over my 8 years of homeownership, one of the biggest things I’ve learned so far is that the tiny details in your home matter just as much as the big ones. Sure, it’s great to have a super fancy kitchen with tons of cabinetry, but have you experienced the magic of under-cabinet lighting?! And it’s great to have a big ol’ covered patio with room to fit...

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