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How to Choose Paint Colors for Your Home Interior Like a Pro
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How to Choose Paint Colors for Your Home Interior Like a Pro

The 3 biggest paint color mistakes most people make and the best tips for how to choose paint colors for your home interior rooms like a pro interior designer. There is nothing more frustrating than spending hours painting an entire room only to step back and discover you absolutely hate it. Ask me how I’ve…

How to Paint Kitchen Cabinets Like a Pro
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How to Paint Kitchen Cabinets Like a Pro

A complete step-by-step tutorial for how to paint kitchen cabinets to make them as durable as possible for as quickly and easily as possible. I spent a week painting kitchen cabinets. Almost exactly to the minute. And it was worth every Pandora karaoke jam sesh / paint brush dance party. Just in case you don’t…

Hidden Projector Screen: Best DIY IKEA Hack Tutorial
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Hidden Projector Screen: Best DIY IKEA Hack Tutorial

How to build a box to hide an electric projector screen between built in IKEA shelves for the ultimate home media room. This is by far the COOLEST DIY project in the history of this blog, mostly because this DIY projector screen setup comes with a magic trick. It appears and disappears with just the…

12 Best Sage Green Paint Colors for a Relaxing Room

12 Best Sage Green Paint Colors for a Relaxing Room

The top sage green paint colors most recommended by designers for an earthy, calming space in kitchens, laundry rooms, and bedrooms. In case you haven’t heard, sage green walls are trending lately. But the good news is sage green is a great choice for a vibrant, calming color palette even without considering trends.  If you’re…

12 Trending Burgundy Paint Colors Recommended by Designers

12 Trending Burgundy Paint Colors Recommended by Designers

The top burgundy paint colors most recommended by interior designers for a moody, sophisticated space in bathrooms, kitchens, and bedrooms. Source: deVOL Kitchens Lately, I’ve found myself down the rabbit hole of burgundy paint colors as I’ve had ideas swirling in my head for a powder room refresh. It’s a color that has been vastly…

How to Paint French Doors + DIY Door Replacement Cost
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How to Paint French Doors + DIY Door Replacement Cost

A quick tip for painting French doors without scraping, taping, or splotchy peeling paint. And how much it costs to replace an exterior door. “We’ve been painting most our lives living in a French door paradise.” 🎵🎶 Because there are so. many. French. doors. in. this. house. They made me fall in love with this…

Best Teal Paint Colors to Try and Why It’s Trending

Best Teal Paint Colors to Try and Why It’s Trending

The top 12 blue green teal paint colors most recommended by designers for a moody yet vibrant space in bedrooms, bathrooms, and home offices. This week, we are all about embracing teal paint in the office / conference room / multipurpose meeting space for The Cottage with The Life House Women’s Shelter in our community!…

DIY Painted Bedside Tables + a Trick for Using Gloss Paint
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DIY Painted Bedside Tables + a Trick for Using Gloss Paint

The snowball effect of Regan’s room and the quest to find the perfect nightstands finally resulted in a happy ending! But it took a little extra effort with paint and sawdust (as usual) to get there. It was all worth it for these sweet minty green gloss painted bedside tables! As always, I searched on…

The Best Haint Blue Paint Color for Porch Ceilings
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The Best Haint Blue Paint Color for Porch Ceilings

Top 10 designer tested haint blue paint colors & the best haint blue + porch ceiling ideas with its Southern tradition explained. If you’ve ever wandered the streets of Charleston or Savannah (two of my favorite cities in existence), you’ve probably noticed the sky blue color on the porch ceilings everywhere. We are gearing up…

Winter Painting Free Art Printable to Frame Anywhere
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Winter Painting Free Art Printable to Frame Anywhere

Use any picture frame in your house to display this free downloadable winter painting art printable to enjoy from Christmas until spring. It’s been a hot minute since I shared a free art printable (there have been a LOT of printables here on this blog over the years). Our breakfast nook wall was just begging…

Scalloped Bowl Trend Alert + Thrifted Makeover with White Spray Paint
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Scalloped Bowl Trend Alert + Thrifted Makeover with White Spray Paint

The prettiest scalloped bowls for all budgets, where to use them to organize your home, and how to make a ruffled bowl yourself. I have to admit, my infatuation with decorative bowls has gotten slightly out of control lately (and for good reason, I swear). In our family’s everyday living, we’re tossers. We’ll toss keys…

Home Office Setup Quick Tips to Improve Your Workspace + Office Reveal!
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Home Office Setup Quick Tips to Improve Your Workspace + Office Reveal!

20 office design ideas for the best home office setup to increase your productivity when working from home. We’ve been in home office transformation mode for the last couple of weeks, and we finally get to share the reveal after all of our hard work! Can you even recognize this room anymore?! Robert and I…

Breakfast Nook Design Plans & Layout Change Progress!
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Breakfast Nook Design Plans & Layout Change Progress!

Modern Parisian breakfast nook design plans, mood board, and door removal progress to make a corner banquette. Don’t ask me why I feel paralyzed when making room design plans for my own house. If I have to make a mood board for a friend, I’ll knock it out in a day or two. But there’s…

Entry Table Decor – How to Style Step by Step Like a Pro
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Entry Table Decor – How to Style Step by Step Like a Pro

Everything you need to know to style your entry table decor like a professional decorator and create a welcoming entryway. Ever since the accidental foyer/stairway redo last year and our lucky Facebook Marketplace entry table find, this is the first time I’ve done an actual “normal” entryway styling in this space. Fall and Christmas didn’t…