How to Paint a Brick Fireplace and Mantle

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Painting a brick fireplace is a daunting proposition. I actually thought over whether or not I was going to do it for about 6 months...and to tell you the truth I wasn't even sure after the first brushstroke of primer. But let me tell you, IT'S WORTH IT! Check out the video and step by step guide below on how to paint a brick fireplace and mantle. You won't regret it!

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Fireplace Makeover

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I can never remember what to call this room. Is it a family or a living room? When browsing to buy our first Cincinnati home our real estate agent used…

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Master Closet Makeover

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For years we've moved around the country inheriting master closets in AS-IS condition since all but one of the houses we've purchased were USED! Our first house had the 1970s…

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Peel and Stick Faux Wood Vinyl Flooring

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I sold Swole City. It's true. But the seeds of my home gym tranquilly floated into my laundry room and gave yield to new flooring, a fancy light fixture, cabinets…

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How to Install a Hardwood Floor – Part Two

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I started this project at the end of November, SO...it's best that I start from the beginning...the VERY beginning.../queue cheesy wavy flashback effect This is the best flashback I could…

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How to install a hardwood floor – Part One

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Yo. Sup. Not much here, besides my just finishing the hardwood floor in our master bedroom! /high-five. I've got a stronger back, man hands (what you get when you repeatedly…

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How to re-finish a hardwood floor

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We packed our suitcases and set off for Philadelphia early last week. Rachel's baby shower(s) were waiting! But this ain't no vacation for me! Without most of my tools or…

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