DIY

    How to Install a Rain Chain

    I recently installed a rain chain on the front porch gutter at the flip house. We were originally going to go with a single downspout attached to one of the posts. However, we didn’t like the asymmetry it created. So we opted to go with a rain chain, which turned out to be a great choice. It’s more subtle than the downspout visually, but still adds a little something to create additional interest and curb appeal.

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  • Kitchen

    How to Build a Custom Kitchen Island Back Panel

    Adding a custom back panel to your kitchen island is a great way to elevate your overall kitchen design. For the flip house kitchen, I came up with a custom white oak horizontal plank design with legs. Pairing natural white oak with the quartz waterfall edge countertop on the island created a really nice contrast. In this tutorial, I’m going to show you how I did it.

  • Landscaping

    How to Fix Bare Spots in Your Yard

    Bare spots in your yard are hard to avoid. It seems like no matter how hard you try to keep your lawn plush and green, bare spots will appear. Our yard looks pretty good in the Spring and Fall, but during the hot summer months is when it struggles. High temperatures and not enough rain can cause bare spots to start appearing.

  • Organizing

    Five Tips on Organizing a Pantry

    My pantry was way overdue for some organization! I wasn’t sure where to start, but I knew I needed a little help getting it cleaned up, cleaned out, and organized. Thanks to The Home Edit organization containers at Walmart, I solved all my pantry needs. Walmart had everything I needed and made the process so much easier with quick ordering and shipping. I am now going to take you all through the process and share five tips on how to organize a pantry.

  • Paint

    Which Paint Sheen or Finish Should You Use On Interior Walls and Trim?

    What paint sheen or finish should I use on my interior walls and trim? This is one of the most common questions that we come across. As if choosing a paint color isn’t hard enough, it’s also important to choose the right finish. There are always so many decisions when it comes to building and remodeling and this is one of many that you may not know the answer to. The answer may vary from person to person, but I will share with you our preferred paint sheens and why we use each of them.