Aug , Charlotte says her design style is frugal, repurposed and eclectic patio They did some outdoor work too and added this beautiful patio to the rear of the house foyer The foyer coming in family room Charlotte loves finding old pieces and reviving them with paint, like so many of us A rd floor bedroom.
Crystal, the frugal DIY enthusiast behind Penny Love Projects, created a guest bathroom she could be proud of for less than She Paige from Little Nostalgia reinvented her basement bathroom by simply updating an outdated vanity to complement the bathroom s existing tile floor and gray walls And she did it all
Jul , We created an expanded patio to fill the space between the house and the garage removed the expanse of beige rock along the left fence line, and replaced it with ground cover to add some Finally, the frugal DIYer in me kicked in, and I came up with a cheapo, new sew solution to recover the cushions.
Jan , Furniture Carpet and flooring Video games Suits Air conditioners Boats (and even more of you are going to buy your boat, now!) Big appliances Bedding and bathroom linens Outdoor gear Wrapping paper Electronics Houses Bicycles Remodeling Vacations Patio furniture and grills Outdoor gear
Jan , I wasn t happy with the floor tiles or wall tiles because most were really thick, and it was difficult to find ones that were self stick So I ve settled on cork contact paper, usually used to line shelves or d er bottoms in kitchens The cork is about thick and has a paper back that covers the adhesive.
Sep , I m frugal by nature, so obviously I m d n to the clearance rack, free shipping and other inventive ways to save a buck like finding an old door on the side of the road and calling it a kitchen table Outside of extending the front porch and adding a curvy walkway, we ve really done the rest ourselves.
May , Several years ago (before I knew what a blog was), we had a Belgard pathway and circular patio installed near our front door We love the look of those pavers The Dublin Cobble has an old world feel and the color variation between the pavers gives them the look of old tumbled pavers I watched the
Sep , Just because you will be traipsing across your kitchen floor hour after hour, day after day, year after year, does not mean it cannot have a beautiful pattern that makes your heart swoon every morning If my kitchen Use your gathering with collected furniture finds for a unique look at a frugal price point.
Jul , A big part of the renovation was an upgrade to the RV flooring My goal was to I learned this frugal little RVing tip from a good RVer friend of mine Eddie of Mobile Homestead Solar Services First, you pick There was no way the huge old beast from the sticks and bricks patio was going to fit! I had a
May , You are here Home Outdoors Garden How To Make Glow In the Dark Pavers Or Pathway The trick is to paint pavers, or really any rocked pathway, with Rust Oleum Glow in the Dark paint Essentially, all you do is paint the stones and when it s dry coat it with a sealant so that the glow in the dark paint
Oct , What direction does your house face We have a south facing sliding glass door and we open those curtains during the day to let the sunshine soak in Sometimes Frugal Hound and I pretend we re cats and lay on the floor in the sunlight Natural heat feels amazing and is free! Frugal Hound s warmer
Feb , This same concept applies nicely to warming a house with hydronic radiant heat warm water circulates in tubes under your floor, causing the floor to warm up and shine heat at you from all Yeah we ll do a solar experiment later on, but it will probably be a simple one like a solar heated outdoor shower.
Jun , Vacation packages Winter clothing Carpeting flooring most people buy carpets at the end of the year in preparation for the holidays Once January rolls Patio furniture now that the outdoor season s really wrapping up, you ll find the best prices on patio furniture before it all goes away When To Buy
Jun , I want to turn it into a room that inspires her a room filled with color and pattern and texture! And one way to add all of that is with a great rug, right It s important to me to make sure that her rug is top notch, since at , she spends a lot of playtime down there on the floor And, I ve found the absolute smartest
Aug , If you have a brick pathway, driveway, or patio, you know the curse For as nice as they can look, all of those zillions of tiny spaces between the bricks are actually weed breeding centers And only the most aggressive need apply! Not only does it look terrible, but it can be a long and aggravating process to
Dec , I hate sounding cliche, but this year seems to have flown by It might be because so much of my time was devoted to thinking about and working on our manufactured home that we purchased a year ago We absolutely love our home, but it seems like our want and to do list is never ending Though we
Another reason is because there are some indoor outdoor cats in our neighborhood, and I didn t want a cat mistaking Owen s sandbox for its litter box As a kid I remember finding in the area beside our patio We came out feet from the house to match the flowerbed we installed last summer on the other side of the patio.
Jul , As you can see, by adding furniture, plants, and accessories, this deck had quite the amazing transformation! Deck Makeover Project The first step was a solid power wash of the wood With a clean floor and walls, this outdoor room already had a lot more potential It is a wide open space that looks out over
Nov , Sometimes our decision plays in my mind like a bad horror movie You know the scene the couple innocently walks through the woods you, the viewer, know that being there is a terrible idea but they are smiling and naively stroll hand in hand into the quiet forest This looks like a really nice place, he
So, spiders I hate em BAD I know, I know They serve a very good purpose on this great big mother earth, but I d prefer them to stay WAAAY out of sight And most definitely out of my house You want to know what s awesome about this natural spider spray While regular pest control kills spiders once they enter your
Ever since we finished installing our hardwood floors I have been analyzing all my furniture For some reason But now with our new dark brown hardwood floors, everything kind of looked too dark My wheels have been turning! Amazing They day before I wanted to paint the chair, I took it outside to do a little cleaning.
May , According to , some of the best things to buy at The Home Depot are Behr paint, patio furniture, lighting ceiling fan fixtures, LED light bulbs, home decor, cleaning supplies, kitchen accessories, Glidden paint, Brinkmann grills, Home Legend flooring, select humidifiers and HDX paper towels.
Sep , Think of this as the Occam s Razor of frugality if something looks gross, it probably is gross This approach has served me well in many an encounter with the outside world Except in the case of dried prunes Look gross, are actually delicious Additionally there are several levels, and origins, of used items