Easy Updates for a Better Laundry Room
Make wash days easier in a smart, storage-savvy, and resourceful space. Here are 19 easy ways to get a better laundry room.Related: Get regular maintenance on your washer and dryer with a home warranty
My Mother's Basement & a Countertop Makeover - Bower Power
Okay…so let me just put this out there. My little sister got pregnant at 19. Like so many other girls out there in similar situations, she was unprepared, scared and felt alone. She was a single mom for seven years. And like every other mommy out there knows…it doesn’t matter what your situation is, you ... Read More about My Mother’s Basement & a Countertop Makeover
Painted kitchen counter tops
You girls guessed right! I am working on my kitchen counter tops! This has been the scariest but most rewarding project ever. See my bori...
High-Tech Home Building Trends
The DIYNetwork.com editors name some of the coolest, most innovative products they spotted at the 2011 International Builders' Show.
Painted Kitchen Countertops. Again.
counter tops when we bought the house (Click HERE for my tutorial and before and afters of my kitchen!!) If you recall, about a month or ...
Before & After: Laminate Countertop Goes Concrete!
Updating old laminate countertops without having to completely replace them can be a big challenge. Faux finishes can often look, well… faux, and tackling a DIY project (like pouring your own concrete countertops) can be tricky and exhausting. That’s why I was so impressed with this project from interior designer Kara Paslay.Kara managed a realistic concrete look without the hassle and weight of fully-formed slabs.
Install Tile Over Laminate Countertop and Backsplash
DIY remodeling expert Fuad Reveiz shows how to lay ceramic tiles over a laminate countertop and how to install a tile backsplash to match the new countertop.
Tuesday’s Tips: Paint laminate countertops for a cheap transformation
Hate the blush hued pink bathroom counter in your new home? Or the terrible….turrible yes, TURRIBLE olive green color in the kitchen? If you can’t live with it any longer but don’…
I painted my counters! REALLY!
In the beginning, there were very ugly yellowish/greenish counters. Not the worst color I've ever seen, but close. However, said counters are in very good shape. No cracks and only a few very small dings. Could I have replaced them with inexpensive stock counters? Yes. But then I would have had to had help removing the sink, etc. and I didn't want to wait for that to happen. I can't do sink removal but I sure can paint! I did lots and lots of research. I found this very helpful website…
Eco Friendly Laminate Countertop Makeover - Green Talk®
One of my readers asked me how can she makeover her 1980’s laminate countertop without disposing of it. To add on a layer, she asked me how can she make this transformation eco-friendly. I love the way she thinks. Don’t you? Honestly with all the great green countertops out there, it would be just [...]
Kitchen Countertops Part One (more like a preview!)
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Weekend Projects: Kitchen Countertops the DIY Way
No matter where you live, a Chicago apartment or a rural Montana ranch, kitchen counters see a great deal of wear and...