Category Archives: DIY and Home Hacks

Fancy Interior Design: What it Is…and What it Isn’t

For many people, the word “fancy” is a loaded weapon. It conjures up all sorts of mental images, most of them punctuated with glitzy embellishments and enough curlicues to make your eyes spin. I feel like this is a little unfair to the concept of “fancy,” though. At least, a certain aspect of it. Is…
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IKEA Expedit or Kallax Hack

The Expedit shelving units (now replaced by the Kallax system) have been a popular, budget-friendly staple in many homes, they lend themselves very well to a DIY Bookcase Makeover. Taking a basic item and making it individual, can be easily achieved especially using a readily available material such as contact paper. One of vogue’s interior…
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Apartment Remodel Uncovers Its History And Restores Its Charm

As time goes by, interior decors get old and boring and that’s usually when a renovation is in order. With each renovation and each remodel, however, a home gets an extra layer that hides its original charm. This could mean that at one point nothing would be left of the initial interior design. If you…
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Cool Office Break Rooms – The Playgrounds Of The Adults

All work and no play doesn’t make a person happy. We need to balance out these two things to be productive and happy at the same time and a lot of companies around the world are putting a lot of effort into this. Every office needs a space where employees can relax, unwind and have…
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Bold Color in a Bathroom

Hello again! Dawn here, from AD Aesthetic, and I'm back with another mood board for your decoration inspiration. This month, I decided to tackle a mood board for a room that sometimes doesn't get as much decor attention— the bathroom. It seems like bathrooms are often the neutral spaces in a home, and specifically, bathroom…
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Most Popular Black Paint Colors

Hi Remodelaholics! Cyndy here from The Creativity Exchange back with another post all about fantastic paint colors. If you missed my last post about the paint color trends for 2017, you can find it here. Popular Black Paint Colors Today I wanted to highlight some of the most popular black paint colors out there and…
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15+ Stunning DIY Plywood Statement Walls

Plywood can completely transform a room! For the cost of a few sheets, you can create an epic feature wall that will stun everyone – in a good way! Try cutting it into planks for a shiplap look, or into geometric shapes for a repeating pattern. Cut it into square tiles or whimsical shapes, then…
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Creative Plywood DIY Projects

We have had a BLAST exhausting ourselves with plywood projects for this week's Plywood Pretty shebang. Thanks for playing along, and if you've been building this week or inspired by something you've seen here, show off your work by submitting a brag post here. Here are some of our favorites from the link party: Barn…
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DIY Plywood Flooring Pros and Cons + Tips

Our Plywood Pretty week is coming to a close and there's one topic we haven't covered yet… plywood flooring. While we love our hardwood floors, we know that not every DIYer has the budget, and, if we're keeping it real, not every project is worth the splurge for higher end flooring. We've talked about and…
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Grab a Seat! 25 Amazing DIY Plywood Benches and Other Seating Ideas

Does the phrase “plywood seating” conjure up images of boxy, rough, cheap-college-student-apartment furniture? If so, you may be surprised to learn that you can create all different kinds of beautiful seating with a few plywood sheets (sometime even just one!). The 25 amazing DIY plywood seating ideas shown here are the perfect marriage of form…
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