• MDF from True Value in the house!

    Hey there! It was nice and sunny out today, (yay!) so I was able to snap some pics of our progress in the master bedroom. You may remember how it looked BEFORE… …well, this is where we’re at CURRENTLY… Keep … Continue reading


    How to use a Nail Gun- A Video Tutorial (sort of)

    First off, I wanna thank you from the bottom of my heart for leaving me such sweet messages about my Grandpa.┬áJust having you to “talk to”/”listen to” has definitely made the whole process easier to deal with, and I appreciate … Continue reading


    Remembering Richard & Re-Trimming Windows

    Hi there- Kevin here. Layla’s Grandpa Richard passed away last night, so while my bride takes a couple days off, I thought I’d share a little bit about him and what we’ve been up to here at TLC lately. (Layla … Continue reading


    Pick us a Paint Color!

    Okey dokey! It’s time to pick a paint color! And, just so ya know, we’re totally cool with any one of these handsome hues. Re-decorating with you is FUN- so we’re open to whichever color wins! And, remember, the winning … Continue reading

    Quick Closet Update

    Well, we’re in the home stretch as far as the master bedroom closets are concerned. Here’s a little video to prove it… And as you can see, it also proves that I am one of the weirdest people you know. … Continue reading

    True Value Blog Squad – 2010!

    Last year, True Value invited us to be on their national “DIY Blog Squad” and we were beyond shocked and pumped. I don’t know how they found us, but boy were we glad they did! With their help we were … Continue reading

    The Crazy Cottage

    Well, I finally got my closet cleaned out, and man was there a lot of stuff in there! Here’s a SMALL sampling of some of the things I discovered… May have to open that etsy shop back up! And imagine … Continue reading

    Cleaning out the Closets

    And after we’re done with the right side, we’ve got some work to do on the left side too… Ugh. —————————————————————————————- Want sneak peeks of our projects before we blog about them?Visit us on Facebook! ————————————————————————————- Need help arranging your … Continue reading

    Master Bedroom "Do"

    We did some demo over here in the master bedroom today, in preparation for the big re-do.Which, come to think of it, isn’t really a re-do.It’s more like a “do“, period. Ya see, we haven’t even really touched the room … Continue reading

    Our Blank Slate Master Bedroom

    A couple of months ago, I wrote an article for HGTV.com that focused on master bedroom decorating ideas for small, medium and large budgets. And while I was thrilled about the opportunity- I did have to chuckle a bit when … Continue reading