DIY

My Lawn Renovation is Almost Complete
My wife and I have been in our house now for almost 3 full years. The curb appeal was lacking and the previous homeowner had a lot of plants that just simply did not fit in with our lifestyle. I know what you are thinking to yourself right now...
Watch a Tree Get Yanked Out of Matt Sparx’s Yard
I am currently in the process of renovating my entire front yard! This is a huge project and honestly, I cannot wait for it to be done and over with. I want to be able to sit on my front step, crack a cold beer and revel in the glory of my new yard...
My Latest Home Improvement Saga
There comes a point in time where you just say enough is enough and need to make a change. That is exactly what happened to me over Memorial Day weekend. My wife and I were tired of looking at our dark cabinets. I know... I know... "but they're cherry cabinets"...
My Weekend Project: A Planter Box
The lack of pots at my house had me on a mission this past weekend. I needed a place to put some of my plants, so I went out and bought some cedar to make a planter box!
My initial mission for this box was to plant my hot peppers in it. The box came out to 35 inches wide by 10 inches deep and 17 inch…
DIY Garage Cabinets: A Place For Everything
The past year has been a slow and steady process getting my garage better organized to help keep things clean. I have put up insulation, drywall, built a huge miter saw station that has 29 drawers for storage and now two large cabinets have been added to the mix...
Here are a Few Projects That I Did in 2017
2017 was a busy year. I learned a lot when it came to DIY and woodworking. I have only been making stuff in my garage for little over a year now and the garage went from a place for our cars to sleep, to a nearly full blown woodshop.
I thought I would keep myself motivated on making new things by sha…
DIY Garage Miter Saw Station Progress
After four weekends and nearly four weeknights of work after work, I moved onto the next part of the project for the miter saw station... Adding stuff into the drawers! So far, I have 23 of the 29 drawers assembled and 19 of those have drawer fronts attached...
I Finally Finished My DIY Harvest Dining Room Table
My journey has come to an end on my DIY dining room table last Friday night. The table took me 8 months and 2 days to complete from picking up the wood, to bringing it into the house.
June 23rd was the day I decided to go up to Red Feather Lakes and pick up enough Beetle Kill Pine to build my table t…

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