Our little minimalist traditional 1940’s home was seriously lacking personality. Our house may be minimalist traditional style but our personal style is anything but traditional. We are probably a little eclectic. We like a touch of rustic wood, a swirl of marble, clean white lines, mixed patterns with a few pops of color on top. All...Read More
This is a great article detailing how to update your old outdated trim very easily and very inexpensively. This applies to your baseboards, around your doors, your windows, and your moldings. The farmhouse look you have always wanted.
Woods Architecture LLC & Seven Development collaborated on this modern farmhouse residence in Arizona with spectacular results. They incorporated the crisp clean lines of shiplap & a modern aesthetic; Then blended it seamlessly with the nostalgia of a classic American farmhouse. These guys live by the creedo ‘Make Craftsmanship Great Again,’ (see a walk through […]
Earlier this year, our home received a much-needed update: new windows. With new windows (hallelujah), comes the need for updated trim. I wanted a custom trim look but when I started to price out thick decorative trim, expenses added up quickly. Our home is pretty old which comes with unlevel surfaces and different measurements. I opted for this way of trimming for something different and to stay away from angled cuts. This was the first time hanging trim like this and it went up amazing…
Yes. We are STILL working on the basement and the DIY shiplap walls. (We started the basement project back in June.) This is real life DIY. And real life DIY comes with pregnancy and bed rest (me) and 5 broken ribs (Ryan). That means that finishing the basement has taken about 3 months longer than we anticipated. But, I think it will be worth the wait.