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If you’re tired of stepping on stray LEGO bricks and needing a place for your child’s LEGO cars, I have the perfect solution for you. In this blog post, we’ll dive into the exciting world of yet another IKEA hack and explore a creative approach to LEGO storage using the versatile IKEA pegboard. My son […]

Transform your space with a touch of nature-inspired mountain wall art! Whether you’re a seasoned woodworker or a novice DIY enthusiast, this tutorial will empower you to bring the beauty of the mountains indoors by adding a personalized and captivating touch to your home. Ever since I revamped my son’s room, I felt like it […]

In this article I will be sharing a quick and simple DIY textured wall art anyone can build! You don’t always need elaborate projects to make a statement. Sometimes, a simple project is therapeutic for the soul. If you follow me over on Instagram you would have seen that recently I shared that my contractor […]

If you’ve ever dreamt of cultivating your own fresh herbs at home, you’re in for a treat. In this blog post, I’ll guide you through the exciting journey of building your very own DIY herb planter. I have always wanted a kitchen herb garden. Following a substantial kitchen renovation, I finally acquired the ideal counter […]

Do you have a LEGO enthusiast in your life? If you do, this article is all about showing you how to craft a DIY Large LEGO Tray that’s not only quick and simple to build but will also revolutionize the way you engage with your favorite bricks. One of the greatest joys for my son […]

I have always been curious about indoor battery powered lights. It is obviously much easier to install a light that doesn’t require electricity, but how do you actually charge them? Does it need to be installed close to an outlet? Do you still have to screw them to the wall? I decided to test one […]

What is one piece of furniture in your home that gets a lot of use? Ours would be the kids table. My kids use their table for everything…and they have really worn it out! It was time for a new table, but with three boys, a little kids table just wouldn’t do. I exhausted my […]

What’s better than a handmade gift?! How about a handmade gift that is quick and easy to make! I enjoy making gifts for my boys’ teachers, but with three boys, I have to find gifts that are easy to make multiples at one time. These little wooden trays were so quick to put together! Cut […]

Want to add some greenery to your door or walls without the bulkiness of a traditional wreath?! Try making this simple modern wreath! It adds the perfect amount of character to any space without being overwhelming. I absolutely love the clean design of the wire ring with the warmth of the greenery! I have moved […]

Do you ever see something in a shop and think “I can make that?” I do that all too often (which is how I end up with a never ending project list). I hate seeing overpriced items that could easily be made for a fraction of the price. That is exactly how I feel about […]

Nicole is the powerhouse behind Simply Aligned Home, where she combines her engineering expertise with her creative spirit. Armed with a paintbrush and meticulously crafted plans, she demystifies the often intimidating realm of DIY. Nicole doesn't merely showcase before-and-after transformations; she goes the extra mile to provide readers with in-depth tutorials, engineered schematics, and the occasional behind-the-scenes blooper. Whether you're a DIY novice or an experienced craftsman, Nicole has crafted her content to offer something valuable for everyone.

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