Decorate

What is the Right Bedside Lamp Height

What is the right bedside lamp height?  Here’s how to work it out and the dimensions you need to know.  The height bedside lamp you need will depend on how you plan to use the lamp. Bedside Lamp Used for Reading If you will use the lamp for reading or writing while in bed you […]

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A Budget DIY Kitchen Renovation

Are you contemplating a DIY kitchen renovation?  We have recently completed a kitchen renovation of an older house we own.  The house was tired and in need of an update.  Here is our kitchen renovation story and what we learnt along the way. The Kitchen Before This home was built in the 80’s and had a kitchen […]

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DIY Board and Batten Mudroom

My back entry/mudroom is a real mess, and in desperate need of a makeover.  When Bosch contacted me to see if I’d be interested in joining their #WinterProject campaign, I jumped at the chance. I’m going to tackle the mudroom one section at a time, starting with adding a board and batten wall with hooks so we can […]

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How to Buy the Right Rug

Buy the right rug how to choose a rug

Buying a rug can be a daunting task.  What looks good in the showroom or online, suddenly looks all wrong when you bring it home.  I have just bought a new rug for my living room, and I will take you through step by step how to buy the right rug for your room. What […]

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How to add Modern Farmhouse Style to your Kitchen

We love the simplicity of the Modern Farmhouse Style.  Today we are looking at how to bring this modern neutral look to your own kitchen. Image: Julie Blanner Furniture/Dining Table Start with a timber farmhouse dining table and vintage industrial stools for your kitchen bench.  The classic farmhouse table will be the center of your […]

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5 Ways to Make Your Kitchen Sink Pretty

roses in kitchen sink

A kitchen doesn’t really feel clean unless the kitchen sink is clean too.  We know how rare that can be, but we’ve found 5 ways to pretty up your kitchen sink that will make you feel better about your kitchen no matter what it looks like. Sam’s Sink – See her post on Everything You […]

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How to Style an Ottoman Coffee Table

Ottoman coffee table

An ottoman is the perfect decorator piece for your living room.  Use them for extra seating, storage or simply add a tray to your ottoman and use it as a coffee table. Today we have some simple tips on how to style your ottoman coffee table. Image: Home Bunch Trays Turn your ottoman into the perfect […]

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