Creating a sleek & striking powder room

Our powder room is the only bathroom on our main floor, so it’s essentially the first one that any guests in our home see and use. The stark white walls & unfinished baseboards don’t exactly create the greatest first impression. But it’s time we remedied that. Our plan is to turn this bland, unfinished space into one that is bold, with big style & visual impact.

“Modern Marvel” Boy’s Bedroom: The Inspiration & Design (ORC Week 2)

We’re into week 2 of our Spring One Room Challenge. If you missed last week’s post we revealed that we’re finally tackling our son’s room and shared a few before pics of the space.  It’s been a busy week getting the room emptied & replacing the flooring, but before we get into the progress we’ve […]

The heart of the home – Our Dream Kitchen (#ORC Week 1)

Welcome back friends! Well here we are – summer has officially drawn to a close and with the cooler temperatures comes that inevitable urge to get back into project mode. We still have a mile-long list of to-dos and projects yet to be completed before the house will feel like it’s anywhere close to being ‘done.’ […]

Dreamhouse Project One Room Challenge Spring 2017 Dream Bedroom

Back to the bedroom: Master suite inspiration (ORC week 1)

It’s that time of year again! We’re doing another One Room Challenge. If you’ve never heard of the ORC, it’s essentially a huge online event that Linda of Calling It Home hosts twice a year. Hundreds of bloggers join in to makeover a room from start to finish in just 6 weeks. This will be […]

Family room inspiration

The making of a family room [Inspiration board]

After our very long hiatus from all things DIY, it’s not surprising that lately Kes and I have been feeling the itch to create. So now that this beautiful summer is creeping to a close and shorter days are bringing with them cooler temperatures, we’ve decided it’s finally time for us to trade in our […]