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  • Fall Front Porch With New Schlage Hardware

    Fall Front Porch With New Schlage Hardware

    Our front porch received some much-needed TLC. Here’s a look at the new hardware, new paint color, and allllll the fall accessories…

  • Choosing the Perfect Warm White Paint Color

    Choosing the Perfect Warm White Paint Color

    I’m on the hunt for the perfect warm white for our home. Here are the contenders and my final winning paint color…

  • A Comprehensive List of the Paint Colors in our Homes

    A Comprehensive List of the Paint Colors in our Homes

    One of the most asked questions around here is, “what paint color is that?” Here’s a comprehensive list of all of the paint colors in our homes…

  • How To Paint A Garage Door

    How To Paint A Garage Door

    Slowly but surely I’m trying to catch you up on our outdoor projects, which brings me to today’s topic — how to paint a garage door. I promise it’s way easier than it sounds…

  • Tips to Paint a Bathroom – Dark Gray Paint

    Tips to Paint a Bathroom – Dark Gray Paint

    Disclaimer: This post is sponsored by Lowe’s Home Improvement. All opinions and photography are our own and are not influenced by Lowe’s Home Improvement. Thanks for supporting the brands that support this blog. Last week, we chatted about the samples I tried out for our bathroom space. The color “Peppercorn” by Sherwin Williams came out the

  • Choosing a Dark Gray Paint Color for the Bathroom

    Choosing a Dark Gray Paint Color for the Bathroom

    We’re going dark in the bathroom…dark gray to be exact! Come see what color I chose for our upgraded space…

  • How To Remove Spirals On An Old Railing

    How To Remove Spirals On An Old Railing

    I removed the spirals on our porch railing and I can’t even believe it’s the same railing! Come see this budget-friendly transformation…

  • 5 Tips for Painting A Front Door

    5 Tips for Painting A Front Door

    Thanks to your input, we decided on a paint color and painted our front door! Today I’m sharing my 5 best tips for painting a front door based on your questions.

  • How to Find and Hire Affordable Painters

    How to Find and Hire Affordable Painters

    You guys know we LOVE all things DIY around here. But lately, it hasn’t been realistic for me to think we can do everything on our to-do list ourselves…

  • Our Comprehensive Guide to Find Paint Colors for Your Home

    Our Comprehensive Guide to Find Paint Colors for Your Home

    At least once a day, we get the question on the blog or social media…”what is that paint color?” It seems everyone has paint colors on the mind. And for good reason. Choosing the correct paint color can be difficult, and if you go with the wrong choice your entire room may not look the

  • Video: Painting Tips & Tricks

    Video: Painting Tips & Tricks

    Remember back when we painted Casey’s guest room a deep dark navy?? Here’s a little refresher of the space for ya… We’re still in love with the bold color and have no regrets about going dark in this space! However we do regret that we created a fun little DIY video when painting and totally

  • Rookie Painting Tips from a Professional Painter

    Rookie Painting Tips from a Professional Painter

    As many of you already know, my dad is ALWAYS willing to lend a helping hand behind-the-scenes at the DIY Playbook. Although we always vow to each other that we want to tackle our project WITHOUT his help, we always know he’s just a phone call away ready to answer our questions… or avert a DIY