Category Archives: Outside

Repurposed Window Shed Flower Box

Repurposed Window Shed Flower Box

The Power Tool Challenge Team is sharing their favorite Garden Projects and my favorite is Repurposed Window Shed Flower Box.  I used some old wood windows, shutters and some pallet wood to give the sides of my plain shed a makeover.  I thought my shed needed something on the sides of those solid plain walls.… Continue Reading

Build a DIY Flip Up Deck Bar!

Build a DIY Flip Up Deck Bar!

I was searching around on Pinterest and stumbled upon a ledge added to the deck railing.  This served as my inspiration for this DIY flip up deck bar that we added to our deck railing.  I decided I wanted ours to be a flip up deck bar and not a permanent ledge.  I liked the… Continue Reading

Essentails for Cozy Outdoor Living!

Essentails for Cozy Outdoor Living!

It is that time of the year again when we head for the outdoors and spend most of our time outside.  Our outdoor living spaces are growing more and more popular and we are finding ways to make the outdoor living an extension of our indoor living.  It is important to make your outdoor space… Continue Reading

Deck Updates~Hanging Outdoor Lights!

Deck Updates~Hanging Outdoor Lights!

We have been updating our deck these past few months to get it ready for the outdoor season.  We love spending time outside and enjoying the weather, and sitting on our deck is our favorite.  We started by cleaning and staining the deck, making a few side tables and now hanging outdoor lights.   This… Continue Reading

The Easiest Way to Stain a Deck!

The Easiest Way to Stain a Deck!

Believe me, when I say we NOW know the Easiest Way to Stain a Deck!  We have been staining the deck EVERY year for the past 18 years and this was the first year we have tried the StainStick with Gap Wheel from HomeRight.  Pssst-  We have a lot of experience with the many different… Continue Reading

Repurposed Electric Spool Table!

Repurposed Electric Spool Table!

I have been working on the deck and making a few updates to our outdoor living space.  We removed our Hot Tub and gave it to friends and now we have some additional space this year.  I have been making a few decorating changes to the deck and I made a Repurposed Electric Spool Table.… Continue Reading