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How to make simple snowflakes with big wow factor

How to make simple snowflakes with big wow factor

Snowflake Decorations from Toilet Paper Rolls One of the best things about winter is the snow! But you don’t need to wait for a blizzard to have a little snowflake fun. With a few toilet paper rolls and some paint, you can make your own READ MORE

Christmas Home Tour 2022  |  Simple Ideas + Inspiration for your Home

Christmas Home Tour 2022 | Simple Ideas + Inspiration for your Home

Welcome to Christmas Home Tour of The Century Oak Farmhouse Merry Christmas! I’m so glad you’re here for this Christmas home tour! I love sharing my home with you all year long, but especially at Christmastime! Christmas Pasts As the only child of a single READ MORE

Garage FAQs: Everything you need to know about garages

Garage FAQs: Everything you need to know about garages

In this article: Attached vs Detached Pros and Cons Sizing of the Garage Sizing of Garage Doors Bonus Room Considerations Attached garage vs detached garage: I am often asked about our detached garage and why on the Century Oak floor plan we sell which is READ MORE

How to have a Neutral bedroom that’s NOT plain or boring

How to have a Neutral bedroom that’s NOT plain or boring

Create a Neutral bedroom that feels like a relaxing fluffy cloud Have your tried to create a neutral look only to find your space feels cold or boring? It’s easy for an all neutral space to feel boring or worse, sterile. But with these tips READ MORE

Get the Look:  Cabana Stripe Lakeside Fire pit Decor

Get the Look: Cabana Stripe Lakeside Fire pit Decor

While I excitedly wait for the diggers, concrete pourers, and masons to finish our lake side area, I decided to make a design board to help me make some choices for the fire pit area! I’m sharing the progress and process for this project on READ MORE

5 Front Porch Design Mistakes You Don’t Want to Make

5 Front Porch Design Mistakes You Don’t Want to Make

5 Front Porch Design Mistakes You Don’t Want to Make When you’re looking at house plans or just driving around town, do you notice that some front porches are more welcoming and attractive than others? Maybe you’re wishing a floor plan you like had a READ MORE

Everything you need to create a relaxing Outdoor Room

Everything you need to create a relaxing Outdoor Room

We moved into our house almost 3 years ago, and we have been refining our big plans for our backyard, patio and lake front areas ever since. I’m excited to bring you along for the whole process. I’ll be documenting the progress with videos, photos, READ MORE

How to Make an Herb Garden using old File Cabinets

How to Make an Herb Garden using old File Cabinets

Herb planters we just created using file cabinets I bought 4 file cabinets that I found on FB Marketplace for $20 each. I originally planned to paint them a matte black but ultimately decided to leave the original paint. If they start to rust, I’ll READ MORE


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Garage FAQs: Everything you need to know about garages

Garage FAQs: Everything you need to know about garages

In this article: Attached vs Detached Pros and Cons Sizing of the Garage Sizing of Garage Doors Bonus Room Considerations Attached garage vs detached garage: I am often asked about our detached garage and why on the Century Oak floor plan we sell which is READ MORE

What to look for in Home Exterior Siding

What to look for in Home Exterior Siding

What to look for in Home Exterior Siding and Why We Chose Hardie Products for our Home Exterior Siding This post is sponsored by James HardieĀ® but the opinions expressed here are my own. Building or remodeling a home can be a challenging and emotional READ MORE

A QUICK GUIDE FOR FINDING OUR HOME BUILDING SOURCES

A QUICK GUIDE FOR FINDING OUR HOME BUILDING SOURCES

THE PAINT COLORS AND BUILDING MATERIALS WE USED FOR OUR HOME When you’re building a home, it is so helpful to see a real life examples of what you like, but it can be difficult to find the sources sometimes. In this home building guide, READ MORE

Where to Splurge / Save Money when building your Home

Where to Splurge / Save Money when building your Home

Knowing smart ways to save can actually help you get MORE of what you REALLY want when building a home! Saving money when building a home may seem like an oxymoron, but it can be done! I believe you can get your dream home and READ MORE

Organized List of New Home Build Must Haves

Organized List of New Home Build Must Haves

Did your Must Haves make this list? Are you looking for ideas and features to include in your new home? As a home designer, I wanted to know what people are looking for in their homes. So I asked the smartest, most helpful people I READ MORE