Vessel Sinks: Form or Function in the Bathroom?

Vessel Sinks: Form or Function in the Bathroom?

Are vessel sinks for form or function? Well, to be totally honest, Julia tells us they are more for a particular look. You want to keep in mind the amount of use a vessel sink will get.   There will be splashing so you want to be prepared to be wiping down the counter tops. If … Read more

Offset Bathroom Vanities

Offset Bathroom Vanities

In this video, Julia goes over some keep points in offset bathroom vanities. They are coming more in high demand depending on your plumbing.   There may be a need to have your sink off center to accommodate for it. Choosing this route is an advantage so you don’t have to change around your plumbing which … Read more

Make Your Bathroom Special For Visiting Guests

Make Your Bathroom Special For Visiting Guests

In this video, Julia goes over some special things you can do in your guest bath to get ready and welcome guests. Think about what hotels provide and that is your starting point. Shampoo in the shower. An unopened box of soap. Remember to have plenty of clean towels depending on how long they will … Read more

Inexpensive Tips to Update Your Bathroom

Inexpensive Tips to Update Your Bathroom

In this video, Julia gives us some quick and easy tips to update your bathroom if you aren’t wanting to do a total renovation. First is of course paint. Simply change up the color on the walls to give it a new look. Another idea is to change out the mirror. If you have oval … Read more

How To Prep and Tile a Shower

How To Prep and Tile a Shower

This is a very thorough video by Lowe’s that goes over how to install a tile wall in a shower. Sample basic procedures will come in handy if tiling another area of your home like say a backsplash. When doing a shower however, there will be a few extra steps involved. As with any project, … Read more

Powder Room

This is a short video that walks you through the powder room of Southern Living’s design idea home.

How To Clean a Paintbrush

How To Clean a Paintbrush

  In this video, Randy gives a few tips on how to clean a paint brush. If you are using a water base paint or latex paint, that is the easiest to clean. You simply only have to use warm water and a mild dish soap. Remember to put the brush back in it’s sleeve … Read more

How Often and How To Clean Tub Toys

How Often and How To Clean Tub Toys

  In this video, Julia goes through the importance on cleaning tub toys. These toys don’t always drain completely and can be a playground for bacteria, mold and mildew. She gives 3 great ways to clean them and some good pointers. After cleaning them, key point here is to make sure they dry completely. If … Read more

Wall to Wall Color

Wall to Wall Color

Getting ready to paint your home? Come check out this video, it gives you lots of ideas that you can make your own. What colors speak to you?

Decorating With An Ornate Mirror

Decorating With An Ornate Mirror

  Julia here goes over a few things to consider before purchasing an ornate mirror. Kind of like a diamond, color cut and clarity. The first thing to consider is the color scheme. You don’t want it to blend in to the wall color. You may want it to be vibrant and a focal point … Read more