How To…Make Spring Cleaning a Success!

It’s that time of year where we should take on all the areas of our home that sometimes get ignored and make sure they are thoroughly cleaned, right?  We can probably all agree that in general, spring cleaning is more of a “have to” than a “want to,” but let’s at least make it a little easier to tackle some of those tough jobs!  We found some great tips from Martha Stewart’s “Spring-Cleaning Basics” and we hope that these solutions to the toughest cleaning jobs will make your job a little easier and faster! Windows, Walls, and Floors Just like …

Christian Outreach in Action

Chrysteen and All of Designing Whims, It was a great event/ fundraiser. Thank you for making it all happen. We appreciate you! -All of COA

Third Times A Charm: Our Cabin Makeover Story Continued

Though it’s a work in progress, our cabin makeover is such a fun project and we love sharing our updates along the way, so we are excited to bring you another update about what’s going on with the cabin we acquired last November.  If you want to read about the history of the cabin, check out our first post here!  If you are curious to see the master bedroom and bath changes we’ve made, read our second post.  In this post, we are going to show you our living area and some of our favorite added details. Work Space & …

Bathroom Beauty

One of the growing trends in home design and remodeling is the importance of having an amazing bathroom.  Besides having a functional design and layout, there is also a developing need for the bathroom to be a retreat, haven, and oasis.  So, we want to share how you can turn your bathroom into that place of peace and we’ll start with the flooring.  When you see the different flooring options you have, you will see why this is an important step in creating bathroom beauty! Timeless Tile Whether you have an intricate bathroom that needs a neutral floor or if you …

How To…Add Character & Charm

If you love pictures of homes with character oozing from every corner and wish you could add in a bit of this vintage charm into your own home, then keep reading!  There are a lot of little ways that you can add charm and character without spending a lot of money and we are sharing some great tips from ThisOldHouse.com and their article, “13 Thrifty Ways to Give Your House Vintage Charm.”  Some of the projects may be a little more extensive and some you can do easily, so look through the following ideas and figure out where you feel …