DIY Projects · Outdoor Space

Building an Industrial (sized) Bar Table

While it’s not yet officially summer, the weather is telling us otherwise. And as long of a winter as we had, that’s how quickly the warm weather has graced us with its presence. Which means I also quickly transitioned from hibernating in the house to spending my free time playing in the gardens. And while… Continue reading Building an Industrial (sized) Bar Table

DIY Home · DIY Projects · Outdoor Space

Stacked Wood Bench

Now that it’s spring, which will one day actually translate to warmer weather, Dan’s focus has turned to updating our outdoor space with custom furniture designs. His butcher block coffee table was the first, and there are plenty more in progress that are quickly taking over the workshop, garage, and basement. His latest project is… Continue reading Stacked Wood Bench

Outdoor Space

Open Shelving in an Outdoor Space

As I sit here and write this, I’m staring out my window trying to imagine what my backyard looked like before all the snow took over. There’s just something about a fresh snowfall that brings out the beauty and pureness of nature. But with the deep freeze of a winter we’ve been having, I can’t… Continue reading Open Shelving in an Outdoor Space

Home Improvement

Refinishing Interior Doors

All summer long we’ve had a lot of fun working on outdoor projects, building furniture, and updating our rec space in the garage. But that hasn’t stopped us from all the home improvement projects we also have going on indoors. While the major updates like bathroom remodels, refinishing floors, and painting walls and trim were… Continue reading Refinishing Interior Doors

DIY Home

From Scrap Wood to Coat Rack

I know I’ve said it a million times, but with each project I become more and more impressed with Dan’s creativity and learn-on-the-fly carpentry skills. But what’s even better is when he makes something out of seemingly nothing. Like leftover plywood and trim. Before I knew it, he was off to the races on using… Continue reading From Scrap Wood to Coat Rack