dorko42 Archive

Home Tour: Our Cozy and Cute Rental Property

A small cottage with neutral finishes

Home Tour: Depression Era Bungalow Remodeled on a Budget

  The first house that I ever purchased was a 1930’s

Before and After: Taking a Dresser from Old and Ugly to Sleek and Stylish in an Afternoon

This winter break didn’t quite shape up as I had planned.

Holiday Wish List for Home Improvement Addicts and D.I.Y. Dorks

Even though the Christmas decorations have been out in the stores

Five Inexpensive Ways to Add Value to a Rental Property

This summer, we put the breaks on our “big house” home

How to transform a small outdoor space to make it feel larger

The patio and privacy fence at our rental property

How To Paint Cabinets Without Sanding

  I love painting cabinets . . . well, I love

Five Ways We Save Money to Spend on Our House

and what we're spending it on

Don’t Strip Paint Before Reading This

Learn From My Many Mistakes