Where your dream home becomes more than just a mood board. Whether you're here to upcycle a flea market find, tackle a room renovation, or just add a touch of handmade to your space, there's something for everyone. Navigate through the categories, or use the handy search box to find exactly what your creative heart desires. Each post is a treasure trove of tips, tricks, and step-by-step guides, designed to make your DIY journey as seamless as possible. Happy exploring!

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In this step-by-step tutorial, I’ll walk you through the process of creating a stylish and modern centerpiece for your living space. The other day, I stumbled upon a designer coffee table that stole my heart, but the price tag of $800 for a pine table left me hesitant. Determined not to break the bank, I […]

In this article we’re diving into the world of nail guns to explore the differences between pin nailers, finish nailers, brad nailers, framing nailers and staplers. Have you ever found yourself standing in the tool aisle, wondering which nail gun is the right pick for your project? Well, you’re not alone. Whether you’re crafting a […]

In this blog post, we’re focusing on 5 Simple Scrap Wood Projects that anyone can make. These ideas are designed to inspire creativity and make use of those leftover pieces that often end up forgotten in the corner of the workshop. If you’re anything like me, you’ve probably got a growing collection of scrap wood […]

Stepping outside of your comfort zone can be scary, but it’s also a great way to grow! In this case, I decided to make a trip to a local lumber yard for the first time. I was nervous that I wouldn’t know what to ask for, what to look for, or that I would look […]

In this article, we discuss a beginner’s tutorial of how to use a palm router. Out of all the tools I use for building and designing my projects, I just love my palm router! I wouldn’t consider it a must have for beginners but when someone is looking to up there DIY game, it’s the […]

In this article, I will take you on a deep dive into the color Pigeon by Farrow And Ball. This paint color is one of my favorites, and I’m excited to share its unique qualities with you. Discover the power of Farrow & Ball Pigeon, a neutral blue-grey paint with subtle green undertones! I have […]

Discover the steps to effortlessly add affordable vertical shiplap to enhance your space. More progress has been made in our primary bedroom! This has been a long makeover starting with when my contractor raised the ceilings. Next up, I built these storage wall units, easy joint compound wall art, new dog bed and these modern […]

A in-depth guide of 5 essential woodworking saws that can be great to have in your workshop! When diving into the world of woodworking it can be confusing as to which saw is used for what. Do you need them all? Probably not. That’s why I’ve made this comprehensive guide to share what each saw […]

Are you looking to tackle clutter and maximize space in your home with a practical and customizable solution? In this article, I guide you through building your own DIY tote storage rack! In the unfinished section of our basement, we had a space solely dedicated to storage. It was indeed past due for a transformation […]

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 […]

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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