A Simple DIY Outdoor Plant Shelf To Disguise Ugly Utility Boxes

A Simple DIY Outdoor Plant Shelf To Disguise Ugly Utility Boxes

When we shared pictures of our front porch last fall, we said that our decorating strategy out here was basically “plants and more plants.” It helps visually connect the porch to all of the greenery surrounding our house and – as we’ll show you today – it’s also helping us hide some less-than-pretty parts of … Read more

3 Common Decorating Mistakes with Displaying Art (+ Mood Boards + Buy One Get One Free Art Prints)

3 Common Decorating Mistakes with Displaying Art (+ Mood Boards + Buy One Get One Free Art Prints)

Choosing artwork to hang on the walls can be intimidating, especially if you want to create a grouping with art. How do you know what “works” together on a wall? How do you pull the look of a room together, including art? I’ve shared posts here on the blog with tips for artwork, like these … Read more

15 Ways to Color Your Easter Eggs Without Using Dye

15 Ways to Color Your Easter Eggs Without Using Dye

March 14, 2021 by Mariann 1 Comment Disclosure: This post may contain affiliate links. This means, we may receive a small commission if you choose to purchase something from a link we post (including links to amazon.com because we are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program.) Don’t worry, it won’t cost you … Read more

7 Essential Questions to Ask Before Replacing Your Roof

Metal Roofing Alliance

Asking an installer the right questions can lead to a great-looking roof replacement that will last for many decades. (Photo courtesy of Classic Metal Roofing Systems) The last thing homeowners need is anything else that adds to their stress. And because of extreme weather events in many regions, having to worry about the roof is … Read more

Havoc in the Housing Market With Fluctuating Prices and Signals

The DIY Doctor's Blog

Posted on October 27, 2020 by DIY Doctor The housing market seems to be generating conflicting signals which makes it very difficult to understand what is happening for anyone who is not an expert, but simply wants to buy or sell a property. On one hand the papers are reporting that record prices are being … Read more