IKEA Hack: Create an Elegant Coat Rack for $20

Decorative wall coat racks can easily cost $50 or more. I wanted to put a coat rack near the door of my home without breaking the budget, and started looking at my options. Buying one was out of the question, and the time to woodwork a coat rack myself just wasn’t realistic. So, I did what any good DIYer does. I went to IKEA, and made my own IKEA hack. Even better, it takes under 30 minutes to build.

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Attractive Home Color Schemes for Outstanding Results

There are three fundamental aspects of interior design influencing the core of my style. Utilize a consistent color scheme, use accent colors and decor decisively, and minimize clutter. When considering an overhaul of your home’s appearance, having a strong color palette to represent your personality is a great place to start. Let’s explore some techniques to create your home color scheme, and see how they can be applied for outstanding results.

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Install New Outlets – A Budget Friendly Project

Looking for a small project to knock out in a day or two, that costs next to nothing? Changing your old outlets and outlet covers can make a huge impact on the appearance of your house. For under $2 an outlet, you can update the look of your home and make sure your outlets are updated and safe. Installation is a piece of cake and requires almost no tools.  If you don’t know how to install new outlets, you are going to be an expert in no time!

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5 Tips for Moving Into Your New Home

The idea of moving doesn’t typically spark comments of excitement. Often, moving into your new home can feel overwhelming. It can be hard to figure out where to even start. You have tons to consider: project ideas, furniture arrangement, decor, and just getting your belongings to your new home. Whether you are moving to a fixer-upper or move-in-ready home, there are some basic steps you can take to make everything go smoothly.

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