Decorating Projects DIY Decor Grands Living

Newest DIY Adventure – Painted Furniture – Grands Living Grand

I know, I cringed when I thought about painting antique furniture. I have been picking up pieces that were beautiful in their day and my goal is to rein-vision them for today’s design aesthetic. I’m looking for aged and disregarded treasures that can become statement pieces. A bargain or giveaway that can blend with all interior design styles from classic …

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5 Steps to Planning Your Remodel Project – Grands Living Grand

The most important first step in a remodel is a good plan. Planning is necessary to maintain control – control of your design, time and budget.  A plan will help you to organize resources and activities efficiency and effectively to achieve your remodel goals. The planning process (1) establishes your remodel goals, (2) identify activities to achieve the goals, (3) …

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Grands Living Home Remodel

Fall Home Decor – Fall Wine Vine Wreath – Grands Living Grand

Let’s get starting on our fall decor.  When the weather changes, my decorating bug hits.  I love decorating for the fall knowing that the joy of decorating for Christmas is just around the corner.  Start your fall decor by pulling out all of your fall decorations and start placing them throughout the house.  Every year, I like to add at …

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Painted Furniture

Set the Stage with a Residential Dumpster – Grands Living Grand

Arrange for a residential dumpster for be delivered for day one of your do it yourself home remodel.  Our hopes were for Republic Dumpster Services (https://www.republicservices.com/dumpster) to place a residential dumpster on site before we arrived.  Based on the fact that this a 2,000 sq ft do it yourself home remodel, they recommended a 30-yard dumpster.  Unfortunately, the residential dumpster …

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Decorating Projects DIY Decor Grands Living

Plastic Eggs for Easter Decor – Grands Living Grand

I wanted to share three ways to decorate your plastic Easter eggs for Spring.  If you have been following me, we recently remodeled our fireplace wall with cabinets and shelves.  I wanted to bring Spring into this space without spending a fortune.  I have six surface areas including the mantel and hearth to decorate.  Several existing decor pieces will remain …

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