Below, we’ve tried to round up some of our most popular and most-searched projects for quick reference. Scroll through this list to find specific projects, or projects by type (like furniture), or even by area of our home (like kitchen updates). Enjoy!

Fan Favorite Projects

Whitewashing Our Brick Fireplace

Fireplace beforeafter

Making a Ruler Growth Chart

DIY Growth Chart Ruler 9

Building Raised Garden Beds (From Pallets)

pallet garden beds before-after

Building Raised Garden Beds (From Recycled Doors)

Filling Garden Boxes 7

Sewing a Cover for a Foam Cooler Ottoman

DIY Foam Cooler Ottoman

Making a Travel Map Pinboard to document our travels

KY Map Pins 8

Creating a Wine-Inspired Graduation Gift

Projects by Type

Furniture Finds and Fix-ups

Gloss on craigslist dresser

Spray Paint Projects

Silver Spray Paint


DIY Wooden Letter Plaque

Christmas Crafts

Monogam Christmas Wreath 3


Wyatt making table base

Projects by Room

The Complete Kitchen Remodel (In Progress)

Totally Gutted Kitchen


Our modern, gender-neutral nursery (Done)

Nursery modern gender neutral

The Master Bedroom Makeover (In Progress)

Tufted Headboard in Master Bedroom 2

The Living Room Revamp (In Progress)

Living Room Rug

The Basement Adventure (In Progress)

Clean Empty Basement

The Guest Room (In Progress)

Guestroom bed with curtains and nightstands and chest

The Home Office (Done…For Now)

New Office Curtains

The Garden Experiment (In Progress)

Early Garden 2014

Outside/Landscaping Efforts (In Progress)

Finished Front Landscaping 3

If you’re looking for other projects, feel free to use the menu at the top of the page or the search bar, located in our sidebar. Or, you can leave a comment and we’ll try to help you find the right post for what you’re looking for.

Thanks for reading!

We hope you have great luck following the advice we give here, but remember, we’re not professionals. Extra research and precautions are recommended and we can’t be held responsible for any makeover mishaps. That being said, we’d love to hear about your adventures (and misadventures!), so feel free to leave a comment, send an email, or look us up on Twitter!

3 thoughts on “Projects

    1. Melissa Post author

      Good point! I will do that as soon as I get a few minutes while baby is sleeping! Thanks for the reminder!


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