14 Home Hacks That Are Absolutely Genius

Think smarter, not harder; that should be my personal DIY motto. I am so happy to have run across a roundup that shows how to do just that! These hacks are awesome and will save me some blood, sweat, and tears. I love number 5 and number 14 has rocked my world! It has saved me from buying two million sample bottles of paint. These ideas are so useful and fun! #HomeHacksWin

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14 Home Hacks That Are Absolutely Genius

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tiny home

Are you really going to build a tiny home? For most of us the answer is maybe-probably-most likely not. I still want one but this project is a long ways off, unless Santa brings one. Buzzfeed has rounded up some amazing tiny houses that are just perfect and they are for sale. Let someone else do the work for a change! Let’s just buy one!

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BuzzFeed – 10 Tiny Homes You Can Actually Buy

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Mounting Your TV To The Wall And Hiding All The Cords

Check out this tutorial from House Of Hepworths on the best way to mount a TV. Hide those unsightly cords and clean up your entertainment system the right way. I am so excited to have found this. I have been thinking about doing this for a while and I think I’m brave enough to try it now.

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HouseOfHepworths – Mounting Your TV To The Wall And Hiding All The Cords

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The Ultimate Secret Play Room

I would have loved to have a playroom like this as a kid! Secret rooms are one of my favorite things and you are so lucky if you have one! See how these parents transformed a secret crawl space into the best birthday present ever. What child wouldn’t want their own ‘no-parents-allowed’ room? I would for sure do this, if I had a secret room!

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These Parents Hid A Secret From Their Child For Years.
When He Discovered What It Was…Wow!

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34 Relatively Simple DIYs To Make Your Home Even More Awesome

I love them all! Some of these DIYs from Viral Nova will help make your home more efficient and practical, and others are just plain ol’ fun. Simple touches can make all the difference between drab or fab. I pitched #3 to our HOA this spring and they are going to do it! I’m pretty excited about having a lending library. I think I need to get my honey on board with dutch doors next.

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ViralNova:
Here Are 34 Relatively Simple Things That Will Make Your Home Extremely Awesome.
I love # 12

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tiny house

As far as tiny homes go, this one takes the cake! You have to check out this architectural masterpiece designed by Macy Miller. Each and every detail that went into this 196 square-foot home was a labor of love. It is eco-friendly, energy efficient, mobile, and beautiful. It took $11,000, many years of building, and one surgery to fix a broken back to finish her dream home. The gorgeous end result shows that anything is possible!

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ViralNova:
This Is What Happens When A Woman Gets Sick Of Divorce And Mortgages.
And It’s Brilliant

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lattice privacy tutorial2

I am in luuuuuv with this! I most definitely have some eye sores that need to be hidden away from the public and Four Generations One Roof has just the thing! I love projects that are affordable and simple to make! This tutorial is easy to follow and I am happy to feature it here today.

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FourGenerationsOneRoof – How To Build A Lattice Privacy Screen On A Budget (Tutorial)

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10 DIY Air Fresheners

Sweet Pea Lavender has been my air freshener of choice for quite some time. It is the perfect blend and smells like a crisp spring day. Do you have a favorite? After checking out this roundup, you might consider a change. I can’t promise anything, but I am really excited to try these! I bet they smell terrific and change is a good thing!

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ViralNova – Check Out These 10 Simple Ways You Can Make Your Home Smell Fresh

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tiny home colorado

Sometimes big dreams come in small packages. Nowhere is that more true than in the ‘Tiny Homes’ movement. There are many styles of pre-made homes available to buy, and there just as many DIY tutorials on making your own and people to be inspired by. I hope this couple, featured at Trendlish, helps get your creative juices flowing. Their little house is economical and energy efficient. If runs off solar power and even has a composting toilet. It is the perfect example that bigger isn’t always better.

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Trendlish:
At First, I Felt Sorry For The People Who Live In This Tiny House.
Then I looked Closer…And I’m Jealous

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DIY Home Solar Power System

My parents have solar panels and are completely off the grid. Cross my heart. Growing up I had to wage WWIII just to use my hair dryer! If you are thinking about alternative energy sources, then solar is the way to go. I’m happy to feature Earth Easy and all of the wonderful info they have gathered on it. I hope you find it as interesting as I did!

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EarthEasy – Our Simple DIY Home Solar Power System

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