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  • DIY

    How to Build a Window Box

    We’ve been considering adding window boxes to our house for a while. But before I built a bunch of them, I decided to build one first and place it on one of the windows near our pool area. That way, we could see how it looks and decide if we want to add them to the front of the house. I documented the process so I could show you how to build your own window box.

  • Bathrooms

    How to Increase Water Pressure in a Shower

    Have you noticed low water pressure when showering? No one likes taking a cold shower or feeling like the water pressure is too weak to get the job done! Water pressure can happen suddenly or sometimes just over time. This can be extremely frustrating and is a problem you would like to be able to fix by yourself instead of calling a plumber. Thankfully, there are several ways to increase water pressure in your shower that doesn’t require calling a plumber. In this article, I’m going to go over the different things you can do to increase water pressure in a shower. So hopefully, you can get back to enjoying hot showers with strong water pressure!

  • Lighting

    How to Convert a Recessed Light To Flush Mount

    Lighting is an important part of any room, and the type of lighting you choose for an area can help create the mood and feel you are going for in that particular space. Recessed lights are functional but do not provide a lot of style or visual appeal. Brooke and I wanted to add some character and sophistication to our downstairs hallway, so we decided to convert our recessed lights to flush mounts. If you’re looking for a way to quickly and easily update the look of your space without breaking the bank, consider converting those recessed lights to flush mounts or pendant lights that will add something more to the area. This guide will walk you through the steps required to convert a recessed light to a flush mount light with minimal effort.

  • Building Tips

    All You Need to Know About Roof Pitch: Roof Pitch Chart

    Roof pitch is a term that’s thrown around a lot in the construction industry, but for many people, it can still be confusing. If you’re not familiar with roof pitch, don’t worry – we’ve got you covered! In this blog post, we’ll break down what roof pitch is and why it matters.

  • Lighting

    How to Stop Dimmable LED Flash and Flickering

    Dimmable LED lights are a great way to save energy and reduce your electricity bill. But sometimes, dimmable LED lights can flash or start flickering when you dim them down. This can be annoying and distracting, so it’s important to know why this happens and how to fix it. We had this issue with our dining room pendant light shortly after we moved into our home. By doing some basic troubleshooting, I was able to determine the cause and get it fixed in no time. In this article, we’re going to discuss what can cause dimmable LED lights to flicker and tell you how to fix it!