A Fun & Thrifted Family Home — House Call

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Name: Jessica
Location: Denton, Texas

Our house is a 2,000 square foot, ranch style home in Denton, Texas. It’s three bedrooms, two bathrooms. We’ve lived here for nine years and have renovated the kitchen and master bath and updated to an open floor plan.

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10 Storage Sacrifices You Have to Make When You Live in a Studio Apartment

Although scoring your first studio apartment can a wonderful thing, you still have to prepare yourself for the daunting task of packing—and fitting into—a presumably much smaller place than you once shared with your roomies. The fine line between “holding onto” and “hoarding” means it’s finally time to decide which of your housewares are truly worth keeping—a process that can be almost as exhausting as moving itself.

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Here’s Proof That Kitchen Contractors Do IKEA Hacks Better Than The Rest of Us

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When professional kitchen renovators get into the IKEA hacking game, the results are pretty spectacular. Combine NW Homeworks’ knowledge and experience with IKEA’s products’ mutability, and you get things like the space above, which is chock full of special features and custom touches.

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This Plant Is Unlike Any Other Cactus You’ve Ever Cared For

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If you mention the Christmas cactus to friends, you’re likely to hear stories of people who’ve had them for decades, but have never been able to get them to bloom at all, let alone near their namesake holiday. And you can’t blame them, because care for this plant can be a bit confusing. With the right conditions, though, it can be a beautiful houseplant that gets passed down for generations.

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7 Celebrity Instagram Accounts to Follow for Steal-able Home Style

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One of the greatest gifts of Instagram is that it gives everyday people the opportunity to see inside the personal lives—and homes—of their favorite celebrities. Not only can we ogle their street style and selfies for hours, now we a get to study their bookshelves, bedding, and bathrooms in the background to get a sense of how they decorate, too.

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Want to Keep It Cool? You’ll Need These 31 Ingredients for No-Cook Meals — Kitchn

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From Kitchn → 31 Essential Ingredients for No-Cook Meals

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A Really Slow, Hard Week For Rebekah & Graeme’s Kitchen Project — Renovation Diary

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Name: Graeme & Rebekah Molloy
Type of Project: Kitchen Remodel
Location: Chautauqua Park, Des Moines, Iowa
Type of building: 1920 Tudor

The Renovation Diaries are a collaboration with our community in which we feature your step by step renovation progress and provide monetary support towards getting it done in style. See all of our Reno Diaries here.

Rebekah and Graeme are now totally in the thick of their kitchen reno. A bit of the original excitement has worn off, take out is getting tiring and construction woes have set in, but it’s not all doom and gloom! Things are really starting to shape up and you can see their dream kitchen coming together.

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