DIY Crafts & Project Ideas

Where to start when insulating your home

If you wish to reduce heat loss from your home and save money on your energy bills, insulating your home is the best place to start. Insulation will keep the heating in the house, and therefore prevent any needless heat loss through the walls, roof, windows, doors and floors of the building. To fully insulate the building, it should be covered from the foundations right up to … [Read more...] about Where to start when insulating your home

40 Festive DIY Outdoor Christmas Decorations

Now, what could be better than Christmas & DIY projects? We thought you'd agree! That's why we've brought you 40 fun & festive outdoor Christmas decoration projects to do. Lots of people decorate for Christmas now. Its one of the great ways to share your joy about the season with family, friends and your neighbors too. But some of these decorations can be really … [Read more...] about 40 Festive DIY Outdoor Christmas Decorations

DIY Home Projects Every Homeowner Should Consider

In our busy, busy daily lives, one of the things that can often slip by the wayside is home improvement. DIY home projects are a great way to bring a greater sense of life and space to the house where you spend much of your time. Think about the kind of place that you want your home to be and try out some of these suggestions from Siding in Vancouver to help move it toward that … [Read more...] about DIY Home Projects Every Homeowner Should Consider

Glass Gem Marble Letter Magnets

We have a set of the plastic letter magnets on our fridge and Sammie really likes making words out of the letters. I really like seeing her playing with them, but wanted to find a prettier version. I remembered seeing a pin on pinterest for making your own marble letter magnets. I thought these would look a lot nicer on the fridge than the plastic letter ones. I have lots … [Read more...] about Glass Gem Marble Letter Magnets

40 Easy DIY Crafts for Your Kids to Make

Easy DIY crafts are a great choice for a fun kids' activity. This is something you can supervise them doing or also do together as a family. It might surprise you that even with easier, simple crafts that you and your child can get great results with so many projects. DIY crafts can make terrific Thank You gifts for teachers at the end of the school year. They are also great to … [Read more...] about 40 Easy DIY Crafts for Your Kids to Make

How to create a calming Eucalyptus scented soy candle

Eucalyptus candles have a naturally calming aroma and a range of health benefits too. This includes decongest, antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties with a 2004 study showing its usefulness in treating non-bacterial sinusitis. This makes Eucalyptus a great natural scent to have in your home, and a perfect way to diffuse this scent is through a soy candle. Here … [Read more...] about How to create a calming Eucalyptus scented soy candle

40 Rustic Wood Signs with Inspiring Messages of Hope

If you enjoy DIY projects, then one you've got to try is making a rustic wood sign. Why? For starters, this is a project that even a beginner can feel confident about getting great results with whatever is you level of woodworking skills. Its also a super customizable project. With rustic wood signs, you can add your favorite inspirational saying, whether to motivate, inspire, … [Read more...] about 40 Rustic Wood Signs with Inspiring Messages of Hope

40 Fun and Colorful DIY Tie Dye Designs

Updated February 20, 2017 with 5 more tie dye designs, including Captain America tie dye shirts. If you haven't made a tie dye t-shirt in awhile, you are in for a real treat. There are many more techniques that are so easy to try and get terrific results. Best of all, there are ways you can tie dye that are far less messy, such as using Sharpies or even Kool Aid or sugar that … [Read more...] about 40 Fun and Colorful DIY Tie Dye Designs

40 Fun Things to Do with Your Kids When It’s Cold Outside

Wintertime is a great time for families and kids. There are tons of activities, especially outdoors ones like sledding and skating that make kids grin from ear to ear. But sometimes parents and grandparents know that it is simply too chilly to bring your little ones outdoors. Whether you are expecting a big blizzard or the temperature has dropped, you have a day or longer where … [Read more...] about 40 Fun Things to Do with Your Kids When It’s Cold Outside

40 Festive, Funny Elf on a Shelf Ideas

Does your family have an Elf on a Shelf? If so, you may be aware of the tradition with the Elf of putting him in different settings. Remember that the Elf watches your children and reports directly to Santa, to let him know if they are nice or naughty (not-so-nice). So one of the fun things you can do is to give your children unique places to spot the Elf in your home. We’ve … [Read more...] about 40 Festive, Funny Elf on a Shelf Ideas