How to Build a Patio Dining Table

how to build patio table

So a couple weeks ago I showed you our newly stamped concrete patios and DIY firepit. Well, now it’s time to furnish the space except everything is so darn expensive. So when Ace Hardware challenged me to a $90 project in celebration of their 90th Anniversary, I knew exactly what I wanted to build… A Patio Dining […]

Let the Patio(s) Project Begin

patio retaining wall

It’s hard to believe I’m talking about a patio project here because there were snow flurries outside yesterday evening, but here we are. So over the past week we’ve been talking with a friend of a friend to get a couple of patios poured at our new home.   If you’ll recall, we have a […]

Get Inspired: Cool Outdoor Ideas

home made fire pit

Are we really expecting more snow this weekend in the MidWest? Sheesh. Ok, Spring… you can come any time now. Well here’s 10 cool outdoor ideas to keep you wishing for warmer weather! ____________________________________________________ Mini Beach Fire Pit from Well Done Stuff ____________________________________________________ Family Firepit from Sharpe Creations ____________________________________________________ How to Build a Pergola from The […]

Backyard Porch Makeover

mom back covered porch

We have a big Sunday dinner over at my parent’s house almost every Sunday. On the nicer days we spend a lot of time on their back covered porch (except for recently when it’s been 100 degrees). My mom asked if I would help give the space a facelift. So here’s the before… And here’s […]