A Visit to the Bachman's 2016 Holiday Ideas House...
Well, I finally made it up to visit the Bachman's 2016 Holiday Ideas House...and with two days to spare! A big thank you to my husband for his help! Today I'm happy to share some photos from our visit! If it's your first time seeing an Ideas House tour, Bachman's is a long standing home, floral, and garden business with several branches in the Twin Cities area of Minnesota. Three times a year they hold an Ideas House in what was a 1920's era Bachman's family home on the flagship property in…
14 Tips For Incorporating Shiplap Into your Home
Farmhouse style decorating has been on the rise ever since the beginning of HGTV’s show Fixer Upper. Hosts, Chip and Joanna Gaines, take houses from drab to fab in one episode. Farmhouse fab that is. And no matter what layout or project or age the home is, Joanna will find a place to add shiplap....
What You Need To Know Before You DIY Shiplap (Rambling Renovators)
We've finally done it. We've jumped on the shiplap bandwagon that has overtaken the design world. If you've been reading here a while, you'll know that we are big fans of any type of trim, moulding, o
How To Install A Faux Shiplap Wall - Making Manzanita
We're going to walk you through the steps on how to install a faux shiplap wall on the cheap. You'll be amazed by the transformation the shiplap wall made.
Brilliant Ideas For Repurposing Old Doors and Windows
If you have one or more old doors and windows thrown in your garage, you should know that there are plenty of ways to repurpose them. You can create a brand
How To Build Pantry Shelves
What could be better than floor-to-ceiling shelving in a pantry or closet? It is the best way to maximize storage in a small space. We recently built a pantry in our fixer upper home and we learned a lot of great tips along the way. We want to share those tips with you! First we attached wood furring strips to the wall, making sure to screw into the studs in at least two places on each board. Then we cut MDF shelving down to size and screwed them into the wall brackets from above. Al…
1910 American Trestle Drafting Table
RH's 1910 American Trestle Drafting Table:Like those of the early 20th century, our drafting table is crafted of cast iron topped with a broad wooden work surface that lifts, lowers and tilts to suit the worker or the task at hand. The substantial, bell-curved trestle base offers excellent stability through the full range of settings.