How To Make A Fairy House Lamp

By guest blogger, Steve Mason I woke up one Saturday with no plans for the day. Whilst drinking my morning coffee and going through Facebook, I saw a picture of a man making his daughter a fairy house from a log with a chainsaw. I thought that would be perfect for my daughter’s 8th birthday […]

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DIY Wine Bottle Chandelier

If you celebrated the new year, chances are you have the materials to do this project sitting in your recycling bin! It’s a fun DIY lighting project that can remind you of the great time you had celebrating (or the pain the next morning), every time you flip the switch ;) Give your kitchen a […]

DIY Wooden Hangers Lamp

My sister-in-law is obsessed with light fixtures. She’s drawn to those non-traditional, quirky ones. I can’t say I blame her. With almost everything mass-produced nowadays, getting something unique is becoming more difficult. She’s been raving about a certain lamp for the longest time. She said it was made out of wooden coat hangers. At first, […]

How to Make a Cloud Lamp

I have a 7-year old niece who I regularly talk to over Facetime because she lives in a different state. Our usual topics include her love for Barbie and dollhouses. Yesterday, I was surprised to hear her talk nonstop about the sky. She’s fascinated by anything found up there – the clouds, stars, moon, rainbow, […]

How to Protect Your Home From Electrical Hazards

Hire a licensed electrical contractor Replacing or making modifications to your electrical panel is a job that requires a high degree of electrical expertise that should not be taken on by the average homeowner. Hiring a licensed electrical contractor will ensure the job is done right and protect the safety of your home and your […]

DIY Pulley Lamp

I know quite a number of people who are into vintage stuff. When decorating their homes, they prefer vintage fixtures than new, modern ones. It’s the unique patina, they say, and vintage items bring a certain character that’s hard to explain. The challenge with vintage lighting is that you have to make sure about the […]

How to Turn a Book Into a Lamp Shade

You’ll find lamps in just about every home. They are a trusty reading companion and a good friends during stormy nights. I stopped the local thrift store recently and found stacks of old, second-hand books on sale. I didn’t find any of the titles particularly interesting but the store was selling them so cheap I […]

How to Turn a Washing Machine Drum Into a Lamp

Let’s face it, most appliances these days won’t last beyond a few years – much less a lifetime. And when they bite the dust, we’re often left wondering how to dispose of them. We have an old washing machine sitting in our stock room. I’ve been meaning to throw it away. Turns out it was […]

DIY Concrete Pendant Lights

One of the best ways to update a space is to add lighting. A great idea would be to use lighting fixtures that can double as art pieces. However, designer lighting can get pretty expensive. But you don’t have to spend hundreds of dollars so you can have a set of stylish lights. With a […]

Make Your Own Mushroom Lights

I bet I’m not the only one who’s into lights. Regardless of how small or big it is, as long as it has lights on it and it’s pretty useful, I’ll most probably buy it… or make it. Our house feels like it’s Christmas all the time because of the number of lights we switch […]