• Friday, May 20, 2022
Roadblocks and Frustration

Update 6/16: My rug finally arrived! And now my computer decided to die. It’s in the computer hospital now, so hopefully it can be revived. I can’t blog on an

Read More
Home Gym Walls — Compromise & Progress

I’m finally making some real progress on the home gym walls! It’s not as much as I had hoped to have accomplished by this point, but that’s because I took

Read More
When Dreams And Budgets Collide (Just A Slight Change Of Plans)

Last week, I posted my preliminary plan for the colors and wall design for the home gym. I had decided to go for the bold look of stripes on the

Read More
Metal & Glass Side Table Makeover (Music Room Progress)

*This post contains affiliate links.My cute little settee for the music room arrived a few days ago, so I took some time to get this area of the room all

Read More
Two Wall Design Patterns (Free Downloads) — Guest Bedroom Flowers and Original Entryway Branches & Birds

Did you see my guest bedroom before and after post? Most people who saw the finished room, and who hadn’t been following along on this project over the last year,

Read More
Furnace Repair: Common Problems and How to Fix Them

Collect this idea Joyseulay/ShutterstockEven with the right unit and proper installation, there’s always the chance that your furnace will malfunction. While some problems are caused by normal wear and tear, most

Read More
2020 New Furnace Replacement and Installation

Collect this idea welcomia/ShutterstockFurnaces play an essential role in keeping your home warm when the weather outside turns cold. But in order to save money on repairs and energy bills, it’s

Read More
Radiator Heat Common Problems & Simple Fixes

Rather than forcing heated air through a system of ducts like a conventional furnace, a radiator uses steam or hot water to warm your home through a series of pipes.

Read More
Heat Pump Troubleshooting and Repair

Collect this idea Clean off your HVAC system every time you see that it’s collected dirt and debris. Image: Shutterstock/ Christian DelbertA heat pump is one of the essential units in

Read More
Heat Pump vs Air Conditioner

Living in a state with a moderate or variable climate means having multiple options for how you want to tackle the seasonal changes in weather. Most commonly, you’ll find yourself

Read More