THE BIG ISLAND
A few years ago I had a bigger island in my kitchen. After I made my piano island (here) I moved out the big island and started using the more narrow piano island. I loved it. But as time went by I realized that the bigger island would be more useful in my house hold. We have lots of family gatherings and parties and a bigger surface area would be more useful. So I decided to move the bigger island back into the kitchen. Here's a little history of the island. Its top is made of three large…
DIY Couch--How to Build and Upholster Your Own Sofa
Want to build your own DIY couch?? Grab the free plans and learn how to upholster it yourself here. It's easier than you think!!
Build a fire wood holder from plumbing pipes
On of the best things to do on a cold winter evening is to sit near a fireplace to enjoy the toasty warmth and soft light of a good fire. Because seasoned firewood is dry wood, it's important to keep your stack dry and off the ground. That's why a good indoor firewood holder is key for homes that have a fireplace. Want a better storage solution for your firewood? This easy DIY system would be a perfect weekend project for you! The DIY fire wood holder featured here was built after seeing a…
35 Budget-Friendly DIY Sofas and Couches
Think your living room decor needs to be less than spectacular due to budget limitations? Think again! When I was in college or starting out in my first few apartments, I wish I had known how easy it was to make a sofa from pretty inexpensive materials. Instead, I settled for some sub-standard used couches I found on Craiglist. Never again, though! Making your own couch or even updating an old one is a far better way to go when you need some awesome living room seating on a budget or some…
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Adding Legs to a Dresser
Watch how to EASILY add legs to dressers, buffets or nightstands with 4 simple steps and a special tip. Adding legs will completely transform your furniture!
The Stack-a-Bed (converts from twin to king!)
To quote my three-year-old: "THIS IS MY BEST MOMENT." Because it's a clever design? No. Because it's super easy to build? No. Because it's affordable? Also no. I mean, sure, it is all those things. But here's the deal: all on my own, with no help from my lead advisor (a.k.a. husband), I, Georgia of the More Like Home, came up with the name "stack-a-bed". This is my best moment. And now it can be your best moment when you build your own stack-a-bed. Why is it called the stack-a-bed, you ask?…
DIY Murphy Bed for under $150 (built in a day!)
This DIY wall bed is the perfect Queen Murphy Bed! These Murphy Bed plans are easy & can be done over a weekend. Shows you exactly how to Build a Murphy Bed without a kit!