Foyer Progress + Painting Made Easy

September 18, 2013

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As of 9:00 last night, the painting of the walls + the stripes are done.  Now that's a big checkmark off my list! I have one more element in the space that needs a last coat of paint, and then the painting part of the Foyer Remodel will be complete.  A few styling magic tricks to follow and the space will be completely fresh and new. Taking a step back though, I have to tell ya that the painting process wasn't too grueling.  Before venturing into a painting project, I'm always a little leery about how long it will really take. From removing everything in the space to spackling the holes … [Read more...]

Organize, Protect, and Maintain Your Home + Giveaway

August 27, 2012

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Do you remember the yellow paint color you used in the kitchen... three years ago? Or the last time you cleaned out the debris in your central vac system? What about replacing the batteries in the smoke detectors? Owning a home is a wonderful thing.  It's an experimental playground to create a space you love and that reflects your personal style.  Yet, home ownership isn't always easily - there's alot that goes into maintaining a safe and healthy environment for your family.  Thanks to HomeZada for making it really easy! HomeZada, my newest latest and greatest sponsor, is the … [Read more...]

Updating Interior Door Hardware

January 30, 2012

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Simple and inexpensive updates often make a world of difference. Thanks to the kind folks at Schlage, I was able to update a few of my interior doors over the weekend, and what a change!  Not only has the new door hardware completely changed the look of the space, the ease and feel of the new knobs when the door is opened / closed, is wonderful - I was thrilled to be able to make this easy, but high-impact update. Duration of Project: 20 minutes Project Difficulty: Easy How Many People Needed: 1 All the before hardware (on the doors, faucets, etc) throughout my house are brass - not … [Read more...]