Historic houses bring charm to our towns, but renovating them can be tricky! Don’t worry, y’all—I have all your dos and don’ts for tackling this tough project.
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It doesn’t matter how you look at it, losing a set of keys can be a frustrating ordeal. This does not mean, however, that the fallout is impossible to handle. What is the fallout from losing your keys? There are a couple of scenarios, and once you have a grip on the effects of losing your keys, you will be in a better position to decide whether you should have your locks rekeyed. Before deciding whether to rekey your locks, consider your entire situation. This is the primary reason many Read more […]
Another year, another decorating trend—or 10. Y’all have probably learned not to drop everything and remodel your house just because someone says polka dots are popping. But you can freshen up your home with some updated accents. Try these small ways to incorporate 2021’s interior design trends. And if you like them enough to start tearing up the carpet… Well, that’s not on me. Black Kitchens If you’re finally on the stainless-steel appliance train, I’m sorry to tell you Read more […]
Every area of your home is a reflection of you. If you’ve got a sunny kitchen that reflects your sunny personality, y’all don’t want the kitchen curtains to scream dingy and dull. Make your windows smile as you discover how to create window treatments other than curtains. Patterned Shades I don’t know about y’all, but personally, the phrase “window shades” conjures up thoughts of granny’s house in a bygone era. That’s lovely and all, but it’s not the look I’m going Read more […]
Like the rest of the world, I was bored out of my mind last year. I took up new hobbies, watched everything on Netflix, and ate more than I care to admit. One other thing that I did with my time was spruce up my home. I wanted to love where I live, so I made some changes—now I want to share with y’all these simple ways to fall back in love with your home. Customize It There are so many easy ways to customize your home. Customization will help your house feel more like home. Start by Read more […]
Right around now, y’all are probably looking for something new to do around the house. You’ve already cleaned out all the closets—and because you’re a smart cookie, you sold the contents on eBay. Now, with that extra cash, you want to give the house a makeover from the bottom up. Just don’t forget these questions to ask yourself before choosing new flooring. How much can I spend? This question is at the top for a reason. Y’all, it’s possible to stick to your budget if you Read more […]
There are many ways to update your bathroom on a budget. Controlling our spending often forces us to get a little more creative, which can lead to a fun and updated place to shower in the mornings and soak in the tub at night. Let’s use the following ideas to get started! Improve Lighting and Electrical Nothing can outdate a bathroom quite like light fixtures that have been in use since the previous decade. A quick swap for newer fixtures will instantly boost the lighting and mood in the Read more […]
When looking at the most common types of water filtration in homes, you need to ask yourself which one offers you the most safety for the most convenience.
Winter can be difficult on the house, especially an older one that needs repairs. As winter slowly gives way to spring, it’s important to start preparing your home for the challenges it must soon face. There are many ways y’all can get your home set up to handle the season of rebirth. Here are some tips for preparing your home for spring. Clean Windows The windows in your home, much like the eyes in your head, shape our view of the world outside, so keeping them clean is a must. Washing Read more […]