With Christmas just around the corner, we have compiled a little list of Stocking Stuffers for the DIY enthusiast in your life! There is nothing saying, if you are the enthusiast, that you can’t send Santa, your friends and your loved ones a link to this page as your Christmas Wish List. It can be… Continue reading Christmas Gift Ideas – Stocking Stuffers For The DIYer
You really don’t have to be cashed up to begin home improvement projects. Not all projects need to be big and expensive. Sometimes the small ones can make a big impact. If you’ve been planning some mighty renovation projects, but just feel overwhelmed (oh yeah, we know this feeling!) and don’t know where to start,… Continue reading 10 Easy Home Improvement Projects for Under $100
Discovering ways to organise our broom closet. Our favourite ideas for getting the space that holds the items that keep your house neat and tidy, neat and tidy!
When we designed the house, we were on a bit of a ‘cheap’ train. We had the builder remove the wardrobes from the floorplan to save us a couple of hundred bucks so we could use that elsewhere. We knew Mr Hammer could easily build in a wardrobe, no hassle. However, these things take time,… Continue reading Ten Clever Wardrobe Organisation Ideas
In the excitement of erecting our own letterbox, we decided to put together a list of unique mail-delivery-vessels. Letterboxes that are a bit out of the ordinary, a bit different. We love ‘different’. The Easter Island Letterbox We love this Tiki Head box! What makes it even more special is that it was handmade by… Continue reading Ten Interesting Mailboxes You Don’t See Every Day
Last week, we posted the first half of our Top Ten series for a black and purple themed garden. Since then, we’ve spread some grass seed, planted some Creeping Thyme seeds and are now nurturing a potted flower one of the Hammerlings got me for Mother’s Day, but left at school. We’ll see if the… Continue reading 10 Bewitching Black Plants
Because we have been moving house for the past five days, it has, naturally, rained for the past five days. To all the locals out there who needed the rain – you’re welcome. Traipsing across wet red clay type of soil makes me hanker for some green. Get in some grass seed, get some plants… Continue reading 10 Eye-Popping Purple Plants
While this blog may be fresh-faced and innocent, Mr Hammer and I have had many years of experience creating and DIYing with tools. In fact, Mr Hammer is a qualified carpenter with more than 15 years’ experience in the trade. We know what’s what (and if I don’t, he certainly does), what’s handy and what’s… Continue reading 10 Essential DIY Tools for Home Reno Newbies