Outdoor Living

Do It Yourself! Refresh Your Back Deck

There is something so gratifying about freshening up your outdoor spaces, especially for the warm weather months.  And with a few hours, some elbow grease, and about $100, you can have a fresh, inviting deck or patio for your outdoor…

Maximize Your Small Garden Space

Garden season is in full swing at last!  I always admire a large lush garden, but the reality is that time and space often don’t allow for that.   In fact, compact gardens can be just as enjoyable as sprawling beds…

Brew your own Beer – Cream Ale!

Working for a huge company like Mohawk has many perks, but I must say my favorite is getting to work with different departments on big projects. I’ve had the pleasure of working with my colleague Kevin on many projects (Pssstttt…one…

Drab to Fab Patio Makeover!

Who wants to see a one-step patio makeover? This patio in Los Angeles was in dire need of a makeover. The patio furniture was looking good but the painted flooring and existing rug had seen its better days. All it…

DIY Herb Container Garden

I’ve been longing for a garden for quite some time now.  There’s nothing like eating fresh from the garden, especially in the summer time!  Alas, our yard isn’t conducive to creating a vegetable or herb garden.  But we do have…