Before we could begin coping the bondbeam had to be waterproofed. We used a product called Super Blockade by Merlex – it was recommended by the coping manufacturer. I put two coats on. It mixes up like thinset. The first coat I used a 6″ wide coarse nylon brush and the second coat I used […]
For the last twelve years (basically since Evie was born) I have not been allowed to watch much adult tv…I’m embarrassed to say I’ve never watched an episode of Fixer Upper (I know, how can I call myself a blogger on house remodeling). I make up for my lack of adult tv by going on […]
Want that Restoration Hardware bleached wood finish? Here’s an easy to follow tutorial to help you get that!
You guys! This is gorgeous. It’s probably one of my favorite builds so far. It goes together really quickly – longest part was adding the corbels. This table will go great in traditional, transitional and even modern decor. I just love it, can’t you tell? Please check it out, build it yourself then tell me […]
1. As much as you can, choose eggshell for walls – it looks great and most sample pints are made in that sheen so if you need a small touch up you only have to buy the sample version instead of a quart. 2. When choosing paint you’re going to be buying a bunch of […]
We are now the proud owners of a cement pond. Here are some updates and pictures from the gunite phase of our pool build. Enjoy!
Rough plumbing and electrical pics of our diy pool build! Check them out!
Here are some pics of the next phase of our diy pool build: rebar. It looks like our pool is finally starting to take shape!