10 Clever DIY Towel Racks

Bathrooms can be pretty utilitarian spaces, but adding a touch of the unexpected is always an easy way to shake things up. (Decorating, that is. :)) Towel racks are something everyone needs, but instead of sticking with the basic chrome builder's choice, try these DIY towel racks to add some character to what can otherwise be a boring (or expensive) room to decorate. Our feature photo is not a … [Read more...]

Creative DIY Bathroom Vanity Projects

Remodeling a bathroom comes right behind a kitchen with home projects that pay off, but it can be expensive to get a look that isn't builder boring. One of the most expensive purchases when remodeling either of those rooms can be the cabinetry. Lucky for us, if a bathroom redo is in your future, you can save some serious cash and make your bathroom look high end custom with these DIY bathroom … [Read more...]

DIY Bathroom Decor & Storage

We just moved into a new house, but it doesn't seem to matter, does it? You always need more bathroom storage! And could a bathroom ever be "too pretty"? I think not. ;) So we start this post out with high hopes that all of us will find at least something to make their bathroom space more the retreat that we all deserve to have. Organized, and drop dead gorge! Our featured photo below, is a … [Read more...]

6 Ways to Redo a Backsplash (Right Over the Old One!)

When your kitchen feels outdated or tired, one of the best places a DIY'er can make a change is the backsplash. These 6 ways to redo a backsplash include ideas that you can use right over the old one! That means no messy demo, no risking damaging the drywall in an effort to tear out the old one, and a quick and inexpensive project. So use one of these ideas to make your kitchen look new again, or … [Read more...]

Budget Bathroom Makeovers : Before and After

Doing a remodel or makeover on your bathroom is one of the best improvements you can make on your home, second only to a kitchen remodel. However, when the budget is tight, it's easy to avoid making any changes at all. Not only will your home's value appreciate with a bathroom makeover, your level of happy with your home will appreciate too! We spend a lot of time in that bathroom, let's make it … [Read more...]

Budget Beauty Storage Ideas

If you are anything like me, you could never have too much storage for beauty items. Ok I admit it, I am a little bit of a product junkie. But that does not mean my bathroom has to be cluttered and chaotic! Much as I would love to have a bathroom all to me and my lip glosses, it just doesn't work like that. At least, not in my family! I have to share the space with other humans, as well as my … [Read more...]

How to Install a Backsplash

One of the fastest ways to update and upgrade a kitchen or bath is to install a new backsplash. There are so many options these days, from glass mosaics, to classic subway tiles, to peel and stick versions anyone can do. Yep, it's a job, but it is one that can be done by us DIYers! So if you are willing to put in a little elbow grease, you could save hundreds of dollars and have a space that looks … [Read more...]

Spa Bathroom on a Budget!

The bathroom is the one room in the house where we should feel luxury pampering. After all, it's our private space, right? I see all you Moms raising your eyebrows! Well, in theory, anyway. And there are lots of DIY projects you can do to give it that "spa" feel. It's not necessary to spend a lot of cash to turn your ordinary bathroom into a relaxing retreat. So check out these awesome spa … [Read more...]

Budget Makeup Storage Ideas

Got makeup? Then you have clutter, period. The fact is, I'm a bit of a beauty product junkie. Makeup is not something I need more of! But I also want to have a clutter free bathroom, and I don't want to spend an amount equal to my monthly cell phone bill to buy cute little storage systems. I just don't. With me? Thought so... So here we have it, great budget makeup storage ideas any of you can use … [Read more...]

Bathroom Décor: Quick Bathroom Decorating on a Budget

When seasons change, one of the most overlooked rooms in the house for updated decorating is the bathroom. Whether you want to add some oomph to your guest bath, or want to bring a spa quality to decorating a master bath, here are some quick and easy bathroom decorating tips to get your bath in tip top shape! Our feature photo is of a really cute coastal bathroom by 'Just a Girl'... Great theme, … [Read more...]

Cheap Bathroom Fix Ups for Any Family!

The family bathroom is one of the hardest working rooms in our home, but that doesn’t mean it can’t be attractive! Here are some inexpensive and easy fix ups for any family bath! Paint those walls! Paint is cheap, and a deep, rich or bright color will be appreciated more in the small space. It will help those ever closing in walls to fade away, and a deeper color shows far fewer dirty … [Read more...]

“New Country” Bathroom Decorating

  If your hectic life makes you yearn to escape to the countryside, why not create a little "get away" in your own home? Believe it or not, the bathroom is a prime candidate for a country theme. This is the room you use to shower or soak away the day's dirt as well as prepare for the day ahead. Why not give it a relaxing, country feel?   The easiest way to give your … [Read more...]

Quick and Easy Bathroom Updates

Bathrooms are often the most neglected room in the house when it comes to decorating. We tend to look at our bathrooms as a utilitarian space, but anyone can create a spa like space meant to pamper the senses in as little as a weekend. Quick, easy and inexpensive, these updates can be done by even the most amateur of us home decorators! Reflect Your Dream Bathroom - Everyone hates those builder … [Read more...]