Author: DIY Lover

How to Choose a Water Softener

If your home has a water softener, chances are good that it’s performing reliably and dependably. After all, water softeners don’t see a whole lot of rough and tumble action. … READ MORE How to Choose a Water Softener The post How to Choose a Wat...

How To Build A Shed & Turn It Into A Workshop

For a long time, Sam Raimondi’s (DIY Huntress) workshop was located at a small shed in her parents’ backyard. However, when her parents moved out of their house, Sam Raimondi decided to build a shed and turn it into a workshop for herself with the help of her dad. Read through the blog post to... The …

From Neglected to New Age: Laundry Room Makeover

After being fearful of doing laundry for a long time, as well as noticing how aged the washer and dryer had become, Adam Beasley from Lazy Guy DIY knew that it was time for an update. Read the blog post to learn how Adam changed his laundry room from scary to funky with some quick, easy... The …

How Do I Know if My AC Unit is Dying?

When your air conditioning unit starts acting up, you face a critical and potentially expensive decision: Do you call in a repair person, attempt to fix the appliance yourself or … READ MORE How Do I Know if My AC Unit is Dying? The post How Do I...

A Whole New Exterior with Classico Limewash

Holly Lauritzen from Our Faux Farmhouse loves anything and everything to do with farmhouse style. As they’ve been working through the years on DIY projects around the home to curate the perfect, modern-day farmhouse, they realized there was one major yet simple tweak that could make a impactful change to their home: the exterior color.... The …

Office Space Remodel With a DIY Sliding Barn Door

Dylan Benjamin from Life By Dylan wanted to revamp his office to make it a closed-off space that was still homey for the whole family. With the help of a few affordable and stylish items from The Home Depot, Dylan was able to DIY a stylish sliding barn door. With a few accessories, it became the... The …

Saving Energy by Turning Off Lights

One of the simplest measures you can take to save energy around your home is turning the lights off when you aren’t using them. If you are wondering why you … READ MORE Saving Energy by Turning Off Lights The post Saving Energy by Turning Off Lig...

From Garage to AirBnB: Converting Garage Space into a Rental

Jennifer McMurray from Bachelorette Pad Flip saw a lot of potential to transform her garage into a rentable space. Looking through The Home Depot, Jenn found the perfect set of hardware to inspire and convert a garage into an apartment. Read the blog to learn more about the project From Garage to AirBnB: Convert a... The …

Fuse Box & Circuit Breaker Safety Tips

Most homeowners don’t think too much about their fuse boxes until they want to install an outlet, ceiling fan, or light fixture, or one of the fuses blows. While it’s … READ MORE Fuse Box & Circuit Breaker Safety Tips The post Fuse Box &#038...

Pinterest 100 Home Style Trends

Pinterest 100 Home Style Trends Each year, Pinterest releases the Pinterest 100, a list of the coming year’s top emerging trends in style, décor and more. This collection of what inspires people around the world (inspired by what people are searching for on Pinterest) ranges from vertical hanging gardens to bold patterned wallpaper. We’ve picked... The …

A Warm & Cozy Home Update

Jenica Parcell from A Slice of Style knew that there were a few spaces around her home that needed an update. Her living room and dining areas were the best spaces to start off with. With the help of a few affordable and stylish items from The Home Depot, Jenica made an impactful update to two... The …

How to Install an Outdoor Outlet

If you want to decorate your house with festive holiday lights, or simply make the use of electric yard tools more convenient, an exterior electrical outlet is a very useful … READ MORE How to Install an Outdoor Outlet The post How to Install an ...

Quartz Countertops for a Modern Farmhouse

Easy, one-step quartz countertops can completely transform any room in your house. Holly and Brad Lauritzen from Our Faux Farmhouse were able to install a set of Silestone quartz countertops to coordinate with their laundry room and ultimately perfect their favorite room in the house. Read on to learn how you can work with The... The …

DIY Brick Backsplash with German Schmear

Adding bricked walls to the house, whether it’s on the exterior or interior, can completely change the look of a house. Mysha Bolen from Remington Avenue loves the look of exposed brick walls. After designing an entirely brick home, Mysha wanted to add brick accents to the kitchen using brick backsplash. Read to see how... The …