Category Archives: Home Decor

These blog posts will guide you on how to decorate a new home and decorating tips.

So many options. Sometimes I wish I didn’t care as much about interior decorating. My perfectionism tends to kill creativity. I am by no means an expert interior designer. I won’t even say I’m very good at it. But by writing my experiences with DIY home decor I hope to spark some ideas for you. And, of course, share what not to do as many of my posts are born from mistakes.

Since we are tight on money, in this section you’ll find home decor ideas on a budget. If you have a project you would like to share with my readers, please email me at diyfolks [@]


7 Steps to A New House: A guide to tearing down wallpaper

Layers of Wallpaper

The minute we walked into the house, we knew it was the one for us. We saw its potential immediately, even through the five layers of wallpaper that were covering the kitchen walls. My gut reaction was to rip the paper down with a sledgehammer, but my wife reminded me that my hasty response to the yellowed grime covering the ... Read More »

DIY Wall Art: Silhouette Photo Display

An easy way to make your house your own is to decorate it with family photos. Of course, it’s easy to pop printed images into frames and call it a day; however, you can also opt to turn these precious pictures into an eye-catching focal point for any room in your house. One such option is to create a silhouette ... Read More »

How to Pick the Right Cabinets for Your Home


Check out this board on Pinterest to find your home’s perfect cabinets. If you are a new homeowner or are building a new home, chances are that you are going to have to decide on some cabinets to furnish your home. While this task can seem overwhelming, here are some tips that will make your cabinet-picking process a little easier: ... Read More »

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